Hot Emerging….Going Cold?

Hot Emerging….Going Cold?

Last Friday I suggested to watch the “Hot Emerging ETF’s” for a sign of “global PRICE weakness!”¬† (see post here). CLICK ON CHART TO ENLARGE Each of the ETF’s have been very hot performers over the past 4-5 months.¬† Now each of them...
How are the “Hot” ETF’s doing of late?

How are the “Hot” ETF’s doing of late?

¬† ¬† Emerging markets, especially some of the smaller countries have been “HOT PERFORMERS” over the last 6 months, as the U.S. Dollar has declined over 15% since it peaked in June.¬† See performace below, compared to the 500 index! ¬† ¬† CLICK ON CHART TO...
Pocket Change gains taken on 10/19.

Pocket Change gains taken on 10/19.

Anytime I¬†HARVEST (sell) positions for a gain, I refer to them as “Pocket Change Gains.”¬†¬† Using a baseball analogy, I¬†am NOT looking to hitting HOME RUNS with positions, just attempting to hit¬†SINGLES.¬†¬†Hit enough of them, they all start adding up,...
Turkey is flying higher…

Turkey is flying higher…

Have shared several times of late that the international markets/smaller countries ETF’s ¬†are the place to be. (see¬†“Unknown ETF’s nothing to laugh about). ¬†On a Relative Strength basis,¬†many countries¬†are¬†outperforming the S & P 500, by a...
It’s a small world after all…

It’s a small world after all…

Anyone¬†ridden¬†Disney’s “It’s a small world after all?”¬† Can you sing the song? Sir John Templeton used to say the key to investment success is diversification,¬†finding assets that move in different directions, at the same time.¬† Below is a snap...
Unknown ETF’s nothing to laugh about…

Unknown ETF’s nothing to laugh about…

Suggested to buy Chile on 8/6, in this post.¬† The ETF is up over 13% in the past month.¬† I receive emails asking if their are other Emerging markets that have patterns like Chile.¬† The “Unknown Comic” became popular on the Gong Show.¬† The ETF’s below...