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Here’s How to Not Fight The Fed When It Has No Clear Policy

Several of our gurus here at Money Map Press focus on using technical market data to ferret out tremendous short term trading profit opportunities in the options game. Their technical prowess, and the computing power that they put behind it, never ceases to amaze me.

I have been following Tom Gentile, Chris Johnson, Keith Fitzgerald, Shah Gilani, and DR Barton for 18 months, and I have been in awe of the strings of profit opportunities that they’ve offered their subscribers over that time.

I may not always agree with their take on the market. Let’s face it, markets are about reconciling differences of outlook. I find that I’m most in sync with Chris Johnson.

But I’ve come away with a deep respect for the discipline and skill which all of them apply to helping their subscribers.

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Here’s How The Rally is Sowing the Seeds of Its Own End

Back on January 22, I pointed out that there was no chart resistance between 2700 and 2800 on the S&P 500. I felt that if the market cleared 2700 it would race to 2800 in the blink of an eye.

We’re almost there.

It has been an amazing rally. The market turned on a dime and has never looked back. To say that it was an unusual bottom is an understatement. But that’s history and this isn’t about post mortems, it’s about figuring out where the market is headed from here.

For now, it still looks higher. Here’s what you should look for.

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Here’s How The Primary Dealers Have Created A Doomsday Scenario

The Primary Dealers are the trading and market making behemoths who are tasked and privileged by the Fed with being the Fed’s sole counterparty in conducting the monetary policy operations. They are also the Primary Dealers for the US Treasury when the Treasury sells debt to the public, which it does almost every day now. Today those debt sales average more than $100 billion in new money per month.

It can be a big source of profits for the dealers. It can also be a doomsday machine. Here’s how

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