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Commentary & Opinion
July 31, 2014 Greenspan Says Stocks to See ‘Significant Correction’Source: Bloomberg
Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan said equity markets will see a decline at some point after surging for the past several years. “The stock market has recovered so sharply for so long, you have to assume somewhere...
July 31, 2014 Market Structure Map - Missing VolumeSource: Tim Quast, president, ModernNetworks IR LLC
Weak volumes would seem cause for concern. It suggests a lack of consuming. It’s happening more on the NYSE than the NASDAQ. In 2009, the NYSE averaged 2.6 billion shares daily, about $82 billion of dollar-flow. In 2014 so far,...
July 24, 2014 Market Structure Map - Take and MakeSource: Tim Quast, President, ModernNetworks IR LLC
What if exchanges stopped paying fast traders to set prices? Oh, you didn’t know? Read on. Off Salt Island in the British Virgins is the wreck of the HMS Rhone, a steamer that sank in an 1867 hurricane. Even if you’re a...
July 22, 2014 The Market Has a Message for the Bulls
Investor Place - And îthe Conference Boardîâs index of leading economic indicators rose 0.3 ... Chair Janet Yellenâs view that âequity valuations of smaller firms as well as îsocialî...
July 17, 2014 Market Structure Map - CYNK MeSource: Tim Quast, president, ModernNetworks IR LLC
Movie tip: Karen and I took our visiting teenaged nephew to see Edge of Tomorrow, starring Tom Cruise. Hysterically entertaining. Appropriate for teens (scary monsters but no gore), and gripping for adults! There was a 1982...
July 16, 2014 How to invest ethically
theguardian.com - The study from îEurosifî, the Brussels-based European Sustainable Investment Forum, claims that an exciting new phase in the development of ethical investment is now taking place in the UK. To mark...
July 14, 2014 This Billionaire Gets It! - text/videoSource: Larry Checco, featured commentator
Billionaire Nick Hanauer makes more sense in a 5-minute TED Talk video—which, BTW, was apparently temporarily banned by TED Talk execs—than any supply-side economist has in decades (see video below). Hanauer earned his money the...
July 10, 2014 Market Structure Map - The Empty ChairSource: Tim Quast, President, ModernNetworks IR LLC
There’s the old joke about camels. They’re horses designed by a committee. Speaking of committees, for the second time in a month, that august federal legislative chamber the US Senate yesterday convened a hearing on markets....
For centuries, strategists and philosophers have espoused that “the best defense is a good offense” for the simple reason that “when you are constantly in a defensive posture, you can seldom win.” While this philosophy has...
July 3, 2014 Market Structure Map - Setting PricesSource: Tim Quast, President, ModernNetworks IR LLC
Do you remember that movie, The Island? The people who every day hope they’re selected to go to a tropical paradise are unwitting machinery for others. ....Things are not what they at first seem. That’s the point.
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