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Right now BMW doesn`t have their act together, but if they start making an electric car that looks like the combustion engine 3 series, Tesla stock is a massive short, along with Saudi Arabia, E&P companies, Oil exporting countries, and the Oil commodity as well.

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Central Banks need to normalize rates ASAP, get financial markets back to a normal rate structure, and incentivize healthy lending practices in the actual economy as opposed to incentivizing poor capital allocation strategies like negative yield chasing nonsense.

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It is a misnomer to think of the rate hike in terms of only being 25 basis points; on a percentage basis of the current effective Fed Funds Rate is what matters, and why this rate hike will have a meaningful impact on cross asset fund flows.

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How to Play Amazon (Video)

Momentum works both directions, and after a run that Amazon has gone on since the financial crisis, it is going to get real nasty for any bag holders in this stock on the way down.

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If you are going to offer a product or service, basic competency is a must, especially as an investment vehicle as it is hard enough to just get the direction right of an asset, an investor doesn`t need the additional stress of having the investment instrument itself being flawed.