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The oil market is not fixed, we have made no progress whatsoever is addressing the poor fundamentals of the oversupply of the product versus the global demand for the product. This is basic economic theory: Oil prices need to go down further and stay there until oil producers stop producing oil and go out of business in the free market producing countries.

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We discuss the obstructionist strategy that both political parties utilize in the all out fight for more party power, and gaining additional seats at the Midterm Elections in this video. The Republicans will turn on Donald Trump at the drop of a hat!

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Apple Stock Is A Sell (Video)

We discuss the reasons why Apple stock is a sell in this video, sure you have to get the position sizing right, as well as the timing, but this stock is going down. We discuss 9 main drivers for what will move Apple`s stock lower over the next 3 quarters, the best unbiased, objective analysis you are going to find anywhere right here in this video.

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We discuss the wonderful shorting opportunities there are in Financial Markets right now in this video. There are a lot of Market Dislocations right now, many stocks are set up for massive repricings over the weaker investment months of the year.

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You can throw all that Technical Analysis Garbage out the window, everything can be reduced to the first big player that decides to take profits, starts the entire stampede out of the market.

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We discuss the Stock Market Bubble is this video and provide some metrics to help the Federal Reserves Members spot the Bubble, since they seem to be having difficulty spotting the Bubble Market.

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We discuss the fundamentals and technicals of the natural gas market in this video. A very mild winter with a year end run up in natural gas prices has led to quite the position unwind in this commodity.

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We could get all of Trump`s initiatives and still roll over in the business cycle, or Trump policies could actually quicken the tightening of the credit market, and send the economy into a recession faster than without policy changes. Shoot we could drop in the stock market just by valuations alone because financial markets are in a bubble.

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We discuss how in general it is a very bad precedent for government officials to talk about the stock market, especially to in effect tie the performance of the stock market to how effective government policy is being handled or implemented in an administration.

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We discuss Politics, Markets (namely the financials) the Economy and Debt in this video. More signs everyone is loaded to the gills in debt right now, this is a reliable warning sign for the health of the economy going forward.

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The fact that the Core Inflation Rate in the US could stay above 2% for an entire year, and in the 2.3% range despite a strong dollar putting pressure on inflation for an entire year should tell the Federal Reserve something, namely they need to play catch up in raising interest rates.