USD$ 400 billion dollar gas deal. September 4, 2014

The End Of An Era: Is The US Petrodollar Under Threat?

Recent trade deals and high-level cooperation between Russia and China have set off alarm bells in the West as policymakers and oil and gas executives watch the balance of power in global energy markets shift to the East. The reasons for the cozier relationship between the two giant powers are, of course, rooted in the […]

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US SPX 500 Futures (Daily) for August 3, 2014

Option Queen Letter

Chairwoman Yellen would like to see the average wage earner receive a benefit from the FOMCs accommodative stance. Very nice, and we would love to see that as well, however; zero interest rates feeds not the average wage earner but rather the upper income earner, corporations and banks. Where does the average wage earner stand? […]

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US SPX 500 Futures (Daily) July 21, 2014

Option Queen Letter

When money gets tight people start reinventing themselves thinking of new ways to create cash flow. Old vintage clothing is a good source of cash and a great way to clean up closets. Not all clothing is desired so it does take investigation to discover which items can be sold. Another way people are saving […]

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US SPX 500 Futures (Daily) - Option Queen Letter

Option Queen Letter

There are two things that come to mind when reviewing the action of the markets: one is that markets do return to the trendline (either up or down and in this case was the uptrend line), and when a market wants to rally, it does so and ignores bombs exploding and banks imploding. This market […]

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US SPX 500 Futures (Daily), July 6, 2014

Option Queen Letter

Although the current employment reports indicate an increase in jobs, the sad truth is that the jobs people are lucky enough to get are not enough to spur real growth. Why? Simple, the typical wage earner earnings are not keeping up with inflation and that means that there is little if any discretionary income left […]

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US SPX 500 Futures (Daily) for Option Queen Letter

Option Queen Letter

What, bond fund exit fees!!!!!!! Anybody think that would cause a run for the exits? It would seem to us that a change in the documentation regarding redemptions on mutual funds would not be legal unless you allowed those who invested prior to that change, a chance to exit the fund. Think about the rush […]

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