Telluric Energy Prospecting

Lab notes today on some of our “further-out” thinking. Including oddities like the study of local earth currents and “earth batteries.”  Where does over-unity fit?While there has been “buzz” around the internet for years...

Coping: How to Build a Website

Overs the years, I have gotten a ton of questions about the UrbanSurvival and Peoplenomics.com websites.  One of the most common is “How does one go about building a good quality website?” It is not particularly difficult, but before we delve into it,...

Cargo Traffic Predicts Future

Our first conversation tidbit today is really a lot more interesting than the run-of-the-mill, daily installment of political chicanery and spin by the co-opted corporate media.  We prefer to study real data which suggests that yes, there really is reason for concern...

BREXIT Hype, Options at Hand

I swear to God, people can’t read. Democrats can’t read the freaking transcript.  Financial reporters can read the lack of a China trade deal, and now – as stupid goes viral – we see the Europeans can’t read British consensus.  Where is...

“The Suitcase Between Your Ears”

“You can’t take it with you?”   Who says?  Sure, you can’t take a “load of gold with you” – and we’d emphasize to the coinsters that you can’t take cryptos, either.  But, since you have a...

Market Are Crazy – St. Louis Fed Chair is Not

Early Dow Futures were showing the market ready to pop a further 80+ points to the upside today.  Yet, there may be a simple technical reason:  Options expiration is just ahead.  And lots of bears like to buy just out-of-the-money put options (that go up in price as...

Phony Trade Deal & Crooked Markets

We begin this morning with a few remarks, though not as in depth as the Saturday Peoplenomics report, on how the “trade deal” hyped all-to-hell-and-gone last week is largely phony. The short reason is politics.  Since trade deals involve what?   Revenue. ...

Prepping: 13 – Time Management Secrets

I bet you don’t know too many people who roll out of bed at 4:00 AM, even on Sunday, and are seriously at work within minutes, do you?  I mean besides the one who is offering you these “insider notes for a high output life”? Being successful in life...

Projecting Difficult Markets

Unlike a Casino, you alone decide when to take your bets off when trading stocks. Which is why, when markets run against you, looking at  stocks as an analog to “gambling” is the most rational course..This is a topic of great interest here because it...

Is the Rally for Real? Or, Just 1929 Redux?

We will get to this morning’s import and export price data in a minute.  But, the most important issue on my plate today is how to play this market.  Not an easy decision…but waiting could become even more costly. Based on  the early futures today (about...