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U.S. Small Business Optimism Rises In December: 5 ETF Picks

U.S. Small Business Optimism Rises In December: 5 ETF Picks

Image Source: Pixabay Small-cap stocks, as indicated by the Russell 2000 Index, had the best December so far and the best month versus the large-cap counterparts since February 2000. This reflects an abrupt turnaround from their sluggish performance through much of 2023. However, the strong rally fizzled at the start of 2024 amid the broad market […]
Three Stocks Poised To Benefit The Most From A Spot Bitcoin ETF Approval

Three Stocks Poised To Benefit The Most From A Spot Bitcoin ETF Approval

Image courtesy of 123rf.com Compromised SEC account or not, the Bitcoin ETF approval hype showed its strength late Tuesday when the BTC price reached $47.8k. This level aligns with the beginning of the Fed’s interest rate hiking cycle in March 2022.Not only are institutional capital inflows now nearly set in stone for Bitcoin but Fed fund […]
Softs Report – Wednesday, Jan. 10

Softs Report – Wednesday, Jan. 10

COTTON General Comments: Cotton closed higher again yesterday in sideways trading. Demand for US Cotton in the export market has improved over the last couple of months and was very strong last week. The US economic data has been positive, but the Chinese economic data has not been real positive and demand has been down. […]
More Breakdowns In Mining Stocks – All Eyes On The USD

More Breakdowns In Mining Stocks – All Eyes On The USD

Gold miners just moved to fresh 2024 lows, and we saw additional breakdowns.The decline continues, as expected.In yesterday’s analysis, I wrote about breakdowns in various proxies for the mining stock sector, and I emphasized that we haven’t seen them in all proxies, so the pause that we see here is normal.The most important thing about […]
David Hunter Called It Last Time, What’s Next?

David Hunter Called It Last Time, What’s Next?

2024 is a new year and that means a new bunch of interviews are coming your way on GoldCore TV. First up we have Contrarian Macro Strategist David Hunter. Last time David was on the show he made some punchy calls, which were the absolute opposite to what the mainstream was suggesting was going to happen. […]
Big Bearish Corn Bet. The Corn & Ethanol Report

Big Bearish Corn Bet. The Corn & Ethanol Report

We kicked off the day with MBA 30-Year Mortgage Rate, MBA Mortgage Applications, MBA Mortgage Market Index, MBA Refinance Index, and MBA Purchase Index at 6:00 A.M., Wholesale Trade at 7:30 A.M., Wholesale Inventories MoM at 9:00 A.M., EIA Energy Stocks and NY Fed Treasury Purchases 0 to 2.25 yrs. at 9:30 A.M., 17-Week Bill […]
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Is There A Moat?

Can Samsara Fulfill Its Big Potential? Is There A Moat?

The movie Jurassic Park came out when I was in high school. I still vividly remember the first watch of the movie. The dinosaurs looked amazing, and the film was a fun action/comedy/horror mishmash.But the thing that struck this techno-geeks sensibilities the hardest was how high-tech the park itself was. Everything run from a small central control […]
ETH Spike Above $2.4K Triggers Double-Digit Gains For LDO, ARB, RPL

ETH Spike Above $2.4K Triggers Double-Digit Gains For LDO, ARB, RPL

Image Source: Pixabay Ethereum (ETH) price has increased 8.5% in the past 24 hours to hit highs of $2,448 across major crypto exchanges (it rose to $2,459 on Coinbase). Against Bitcoin (BTC), the world’s second-largest cryptocurrency by market cap had risen by over 12% to 0.05392 BTC.ETH’s gains come as BTC hovered above $45,300, more than 3% […]
FTSE Floundering In The Red Again, As Sainsbury’s Fails To Impress

FTSE Floundering In The Red Again, As Sainsbury’s Fails To Impress

Image Source: DepositPhotos On Wednesday, the FTSE 100 continued its poor performance so far in 2024, edging lower by 0.25%. The blue chip index was led lower by Sainsbury’s sitting at the bottom of the FTSE 100 due to a lack of profit view upgrade. The shares of the second-biggest supermarket group in Britain, Sainsbury’s, have […]
A Big Move In Small Stocks

A Big Move In Small Stocks

It has now been 50 trading days since US markets made their Q4 lows on 10/27/23. One of the more impressive rallies has been the 20%+ gain in the small-cap Russell 2000. That move ranks as the largest 50-day rally in the index since 2020 and one of only 21 periods in the index’s history […]