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Retail Sales Data for March Blows Ill Wind

Retail sales data for March was reportedly strong. As CNBC.com put it in bold 24 point type Follow the money. Find the profits!Liquidity is money. Regardless of where in the world that money originates, eventually it flows to and through Wall Street. So if you want to know the direction of the next big moves in stocks and bonds, just…

Why The Fed Rigs the Stock Market – Chart

Here’s a chart that shows you exactly why the Fed rigs the stock market using QE, low interest rates, and propaganda jawboning. Follow the money. Find the profits!Liquidity is money. Regardless of where in the world that money originates, eventually it flows to and through Wall Street. So if you want to know the direction of the next big moves…

Liquidity Trader

Primary Dealer Positions Are a Black Cloud Over the Market

Dealer positions look scary. Here’s why, and what to do about it to protect yourself, AND take advantage! Follow the money. Find the profits!Liquidity is money. Regardless of where in the world that money originates, eventually it flows to and through Wall Street. So if you want to know the direction of the next big moves in stocks and bonds,…

Beware of these Warning Signals on Treasuries

Follow the money. Find the profits!Liquidity is money. Regardless of where in the world that money originates, eventually it flows to and through Wall Street. So if you want to know the direction of the next big moves in stocks and bonds, just follow the money. Lee Adler’s Liquidity Trader tracks and shows you the monetary forces that drive markets,…

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Emerging About-Face

FEEDFor over half a year, the emerging markets have been following a relatively steady ascending channel. About a week ago, they got close to the top of the channel, and they’ve started seeing some meaningful weakness. You can see the bulls vs. b…

Fragmented

Are societies becoming hopelessly fragmented to the point that democracies are no longer functional as compromise solutions become impossible? Is technology tearing us apart? What are the consequences? Big questions and probably […]

Just Be Normal

FEEDIn the autumn of 2017, just for the hell of it, I decided to put on my bull outfit and choose what I considered were the best patterns for long positions. I then bought a pretend $6,000 of each one of them and left it in my spreadsheet ever since. …

China’s Dollar Problem Comes Out of the Shadows

Once you see the whole thing, you can’t unsee it. But therein lies the problem. It is so far out there away from mainstream convention getting anyone to recognize what their eyes are recording is an enormous task. Even when someone happens to uncover, for themselves, a significant piece it is often too unfamiliar to […]

Just a Bitcoin More

FEEDAs a follow-up to my bullish post on Bitcoin, which is up about 50% since I wrote about it, my view is that we’re going to encounter some serious resistance soon: somewhere around the psychologically-important $6,000 level. However, Ethereum …