Jack the Pipper

Jack the Pipper

Jack is founder and president of Black Swan Capital LLC. He has also operated a discretionary money management firm specializing in global stock, bond, and currency asset management for retail clients. In addition, he was a general partner in a firm specializing in currency futures and commodities trading. Neither firm is now in operation. Prior to entering the investment arena, Jack worked in various corporate finance positions. He has written extensively on the subject of global currencies and international economics.

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Gold Crushed – Bonds Crushed!

We are now short on Friday’s close at 126.84; looking for a trade to 115.20. A move to 133.69 represents key resistance; we have witnessed declining momentum into the recent rally high (divergence), suggesting the five-wave rally to A may be complete.

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Hodgepodge

Given that Janet & Company sounded so “hawkish” when they were sipping wine and eating cheese in Jackson Hole, reporters at the recent Fed press conference asked if waiting till after the election to hike rates might be politically motivated.

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Time For Central Bankers To Find A Spine…

After the Bank of Japan (BOJ) did what it did, a boatload of economics Ph.D. descended on the airwaves and internet blogs this morning to share their usual inside baseball stuff in an effort to explain the “bold” move by the Bank of Japan—targeting the yield curve.

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The only limits on human achievement are self-imposed.Dennis Waitley