Emerging markets “starting to emerge?”

Emerging markets “starting to emerge?”

I have stayed away from the Emerging markets for months, due to poor looking chart patterns. Now some interesting patterns are starting to “emerge!” CLICK ON CHART TO ENLARGE The two most interesting patterns above are Thailand (THD) and India (EPI)! ...
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...