Perhaps the hardest task of any serious-minded investor is staying ahead of social trends in America. To do this, one needs to be able to estimate the direction and velocity of different social mood.
For example, investing in a gay nightclub in the 1950’s likely wouldn’t have worked out too well. Whereas investing in one in the mid 1990’s might have made you a fortune. So time is what? Everything!
Understanding how algorithm run our lives (via media inputs) is therefore critical. So this morning we sit back and review from of my first-hand in the Top-40 radio wars of the 1970’s and see if there aren’t some economic ideas to be screened from that.
First, however, a look ahead with our Trading Model to see where your retirement money could be heading and a few headlines, since foreplay is half the fun. Okay, an eighth of it then…