Archive for November, 2019

You Can’t Miss This Deal: My Monthly Book Recommendation

0 | By Shah Gilani

The book I’m recommending for December comes in at number five on my top ten list of favorite books of all time. It isn’t just an excellent read, but it’s an indispensable tool to make money in the markets.

The Creature from Jekyll Island by G. Edward Griffin is the true story of how the Federal Reserve System came to be.

You won’t be able to put it down and you won’t believe what your reading even as you’re reading it.

Amazon’s review of the book is the best out there: “Where does money come from? Where does it go? Who makes it? The money magicians’ secrets are unveiled. We get a close look at their mirrors and smoke machines, their pulleys, cogs, and wheels that create the grand illusion called money. A dry and boring subject? Just wait! You’ll be hooked in five minutes. Reads like a detective story – which it really is. But it’s all true. This book is about the most blatant scam of all history. It’s all here: the cause of wars, boom-bust cycles, inflation, depression, prosperity. Creature from Jekyll Island is a “must read.” Your world view will definitely change. You’ll never trust a politician again – or a banker.”

What you get from reading this book is an insider’s understanding of how bankers think, how central bankers operate, why they do what they do, and how to profit following what banks do.

After all, bankers run the world with the money, which they make from the “system” that they created.

This book serves to deconstruct it all brick by brick.

The most important piece of any market, the key to understanding how stocks and bonds move, is interest rates.

That’s what the Fed controls.

And that’s why you should read The Creature from Jekyll Island.

Make sure to let me know what you think of it in a comment below

How to Play the Dangerous Leveraged Loan Market

0 | By Shah Gilani

Okay, now that you know what leveraged loans are and how big the market is, because you read my last article, you’re going to want to know the truth about how dangerous they are.

And, of course, you’re going to want to know how the pros are playing the market, and how you can make your own money when the next rumble turns into an earthquake.

So, keep reading, because that’s what I’m telling you next

Markets (and Investors Like You) Need a Reminder of What’s at Stake

0 | By Shah Gilani

It’s never bad to get a little refresher on sound investing knowledge, especially when it’s fundamental to your financial future, and I’ve got some key details that many market analysts out there are simply neglecting to admit.

Leveraged loans, very much like subprime mortgages, aren’t a problem, until they become one.

We’re not there yet with leveraged loans, which are above-market interest loans made to companies with less than investment-grade credit ratings, but warning signs in the distance are intensifying.

Here’s what’s going on that you can’t see, why this huge pile of debt is a problem, what could happen, and how you can profit from what’s coming

Capital Wave Forecast: How Markets Could Still Break More Records

0 | By Shah Gilani

Markets took a little breather last week, not making all-time highs, which is actually a good thing.

After all, individual stocks don’t go up in a straight line nor do markets. If they do, there’s a chance there will be a reckoning of some equal measure.

The Dow ended the week at 27,875.62, down .5%. The S&P 500 closed at 3110.29, off .3%. And the Nasdaq Composite ended the week down a scant .2% at 8519.88.

What surprised a lot of analysts and talking heads is that we didn’t see more selling as Beijing sounded off against the U.S. Senate for passing its Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act, which was reconciled with the House’s version of the bill and readied for President Trump to either sign or veto.

But markets are exposed to break in some very bad ways

Your Future Investments Depend on China’s Next Moves in Hong Kong

0 | By Shah Gilani

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Dear Reader,

Only days after hitting an all-time high of 28,090.21, the Dow Jones Industrials Average slipped 1.15%, closing Thursday, November 21, 2019, at 27,766.29.

That’s a small loss considering that the U.S. is threatening China over its control of Hong Kong.

With Congress passing the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act this week, which now goes to the White House for the president to sign or veto, markets could see more profit taking, or they could do what they’ve been doing: ignoring bad news and moving steadily higher.

Here’s what markets are facing as a new front on America’s trade war with China opens up

Shah on Varney: Where You Should Do Your Holiday Shopping and Investing

0 | By Wall Street Insights and Indictments Staff

We’re nearing the biggest shopping day of not just the season, but the entire year, so all eyes are on retail. More than ever, there are two clear sides of the retail coin: one side finds success in adjusting to and attracting modern consumer interests, the other is the downtrodden failing to make it happen in the eCommerce status quo. Only one retail stock leads with 90% gains just this year, and it’s set to go much higher… Click here to watch!

Wall Street Doesn’t Want You to Know How This Insider Could Change Your Life Tomorrow

0 | By Shah Gilani

I’ve been playing the market game for some time now. Along the way, I’ve made all kinds of trades, called out the market’s mayhem, and pocketed life-changing profits along the way.

I wasn’t always rich. I did all I could to make ends meet until I got a one-in-a-million break to start at the very bottom of a hot New York hedge fund – and you can bet I jumped on it.

Within a year, because of my hard work, I ran my first hedge fund from my very own seat on the Chicago Board of Options Exchange, and then another, leading to my life-changing wealth that I enjoy every day.

Today I get to do whatever I want whenever I want, and I want the same for you.

That’s why I’ve got a very special message for you about one of my peers and one of the CBOE’s all-time best traders, Andrew Keene.

The End of the Bull Market Is Coming: Here’s How to Time It Correctly

3 | By Shah Gilani

Last Friday here I told you that timing markets isn’t only possible, but it’s very, very profitable, and I ticked off lots of household names who’ve proven it works by making billions of dollars timing markets successfully.

But there’s a trick to it.

Today I’m going to reveal what it is.

Why now?

Because a lot of people think this bull market’s going to end, maybe very soon, maybe spectacularly, and they either haven’t gotten fully invested out of fear, or they’re going to sell early, maybe very early, because they’re afraid they won’t see the end coming.

Even worse, investors who don’t see the end coming could ride the market all the way down and lose, maybe everything.

Good timing allows you to load up in the right direction and gets you out of the way when things turn.

The kind of timing that I’m talking about that’s going to make you a lot of money, in bull markets and bear markets, isn’t the kind of clockwork timing that traders employ.

Its timing based on two things: investment horizons and on trends. Let me tell you more…

Capital Wave Forecast: Stocks Just Want to Go Up

0 | By Shah Gilani

Last week proved that stocks want to go up, which is something that sounds silly, but makes sense.

On the heels of the previous week’s rally, and the week before that, and the week before that, and so on, last week had the benefit of likely momentum. But the week didn’t play out quite that way.

Stocks essentially meandered most of the week shrugging off everything: bad industrial production numbers, good consumer data, President Trump’s speech to the economic Club of New York, and Fed Chairman Powell’s Congressional testimony.

Then Friday came along, as it always does and as has been happening, stocks decided, kind of on their own, which sounds silly, that they wanted to go up.

And they did.

The Dow Jones Industrials broke through the 28,000-barrier ending at 28,004.89, up 1.2% for the week. Stocks in the S&P 500 wanted to go up and they ended the week at 3,120.46, up .9%. Not to be left out, the Nasdaq Composite ended up .8% at 8,540.83. All three were new record highs.

What sounds silly isn’t silly at all…

This Bull Market Is Going to End: Here’s What to Do and When

0 | By Shah Gilani

Nothing lasts forever, that includes bull markets.

The run we’re in being the longest bull market in history is going to end, everyone knows that.

But all that have tried to predict its end have obviously been wrong.

There are lots of studies that say investors can’t time the market, meaning you can’t be a successful investor if you jump in and out of the market every time you think it’s turning down or up again.

While I generally agree with that, only because making a move every time fear or greed grips or grabs us is a fool’s game, the truth is quite different.

So, here’s how to tell if this bull market’s ending, when it has actually ended, and most importantly what to do to protect your profits and make a fortune when the bear sinks its teeth into us