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Cyber Security is Only Just Getting Started

Cyber Security is Only Just Getting Started

John Thomas May 25, 2017 Comments Off on Cyber Security is Only Just Getting Started

It looks like the cyber security sector is about to take off like a rocket once again. There could be another 25%-50% in it this year. The near destruction of Sony (SNE) by North

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Get Ready for the Coming Golden Age

Get Ready for the Coming Golden Age

John Thomas May 24, 2017 Comments Off on Get Ready for the Coming Golden Age

I believe the global economy is setting up for a new golden age reminiscent of the one the United States enjoyed during the 1950s which I still remember fondly. This is not some pie

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How to Reliably Pick a Winning Options Trade

How to Reliably Pick a Winning Options Trade

John Thomas May 23, 2017 Comments Off on How to Reliably Pick a Winning Options Trade

You’ve spent vast amounts of time, effort, and money to become an options trading expert. You know the difference between bids and offers, puts and calls, exercise prices and expiration days. And you still

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Don’t Get Dragged Off the Plane

Don’t Get Dragged Off the Plane

John Thomas May 22, 2017 Comments Off on Don’t Get Dragged Off the Plane

Ah yes. There’s nothing like trading a constitutional crisis. It’s been a while since I’ve done that. But you know what? So far, so good. Of course, suddenly, everyone has become a Watergate scholar.

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More Population Bomb Echoes

More Population Bomb Echoes

John Thomas May 19, 2017 Comments Off on More Population Bomb Echoes

Pack your portfolios with agricultural plays like Potash (POT), Mosaic (MOS), and Agrium (AGU) if Dr. Paul Ehrlich is just partially right about the impending collapse of the world’s food supply. You might even

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From Boom to Bust

From Boom to Bust

John Thomas May 18, 2017 Comments Off on From Boom to Bust

For years now, I have been listening to pundits bemoan the slow rate of the current recovery, mired around 2%. Get used to it. It may be the new permanent state of affairs. You

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Mad Hedge Fund Trader Dinner with Ben Bernanke

Mad Hedge Fund Trader Dinner with Ben Bernanke

John Thomas May 17, 2017 Comments Off on Mad Hedge Fund Trader Dinner with Ben Bernanke

You would never guess in meeting Dr. Ben Bernanke that he was once one of the most powerful men in the world, indeed in all of human history. There he sat across the table

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Why Indexers Are Toast

Why Indexers Are Toast

John Thomas May 16, 2017 Comments Off on Why Indexers Are Toast

Hardly a day goes by without some market expert predicting that it’s only a matter of time before machines completely take over the stock market. Humans are about to be tossed on the dustbin

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An Evening with Bill Gates, Sr.

An Evening with Bill Gates, Sr.

John Thomas May 15, 2017 Comments Off on An Evening with Bill Gates, Sr.

I had a chat with Bill Gates, Sr. recently, co-chairman of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the world’s largest private philanthropic organization. There, a staff of 800 helps him manage $30 billion. The

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The Great American Jobs Mismatch

The Great American Jobs Mismatch

John Thomas May 12, 2017 Comments Off on The Great American Jobs Mismatch

With the Weekly Jobless Claims hitting a new 43 year low at 236,000 this morning, it’s time to review the state of the US labor market. Yes, I know this research piece isn’t going

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