Entries by Gary Kaltbaum

PRE MARKET STUFF

Futures flattish. Divergence city. Doesn’t mean markets are in trouble but: While the S&P hits highs…nothing else does. The DOW, NASDAQ, NDX are a little behind but the TRANSPORTS, THE SMALL CAPS, THE MID CAPS, FOREIGN MARKETS and a bunch of other stuff not even close. This is something to watch. GOLD/GOLD STOCKS look great […]

SOME WORDS OF ADVICE

Don’t drink to excess…and frankly, don’t drink at all. Don’t do drugs. Work out several times/week keeping your weight in line with norms. Eat right. Don’t smoke anything. (We are beside ourselves that government, in their bid to make more money, has made marijuana mainstream.) Compliment people. Consider joining philanthropic organizations that do good. Do […]

THE OPEN

Amazing what the market reacts to. The president tweets something about China which was old news and the China trade turns up. The down and out SEMIS ramp hard. On top of that, the ECB going to lower rates even though rates are negative. Actually, we are not surprised.   BIG CAP indices edged above […]