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Profit on the Counter Trend

This week in Senter’s Strategies, Hubert tells you why a Greek default will end up being a very good thing for investors once the dust settles and the Europeans clean out their garage.  He shows you how to profit by positioning yourself against the trend and when to look for a “hedge fund buy signal” on the euro…     ...

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Obama’s Jobs Speech Means Short the Euro

Financial pundits around the world rejoiced upon hearing the news that Obama is allocating $3-$400 billion to “boost job creation and economic growth.” “The stock market bottom is in,” they crowed.  “The government is stepping in once again to save this economy.” Balderdash. There is nothing any politician can do to stop this freight train. $400 billion?  The currency markets ...

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Let Demographics Lead You to Steady Income

Everybody knows that we face real challenges in the country right now. With a national election cycle  just getting started and banking systems in trouble here and in Europe, there’s a lot to be worried about.  And, there is quite a bit of uncertainty in terms of the economy and unemployment, as well as the direction the country is going. ...

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The Summer is Over—Opportunities Are Not

So let’s recap last week – the week before the Labor Day holiday. Actually, let’s just recap Thursday and Friday! –Dow – down in the region of 500 points –S&P – down in the region of 70 points –Nasdaq – down in the region of 100 points Now let’s consider my last article where I mentioned why the S&P could ...

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Why I’m Not Buying Any Stock Market “Rally”

The stock market’s bumpy ride lately, has people guessing. Last week saw the S&P 500 index topping off multiple days of advances.  Key stocks like AAPL and AMZN seem to be flying high once again.  Although just a few weeks ago it looked like the world was coming to an end, the blood in the streets has been magically swept ...

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Bad News is Great News for Traders

There hasn’t been a lot of great economic news recently so many economists and traders remain pessimistic. But even down economic times offer many profit opportunities for smart traders.  To profit, traders need to closely watch the macroeconomic reports. When mid-year adjustments are made to projections, it’s important to understand exactly what they mean and to adjust your trading strategies ...

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Hard Money Means High Profits

“There’s always opportunity somewhere.” I’ve always believed this and it’s still true today. So, what opportunity is out there today that will provide a high yield on a secured investment? One very lucrative option is the hard money lending business. Some investors are positioning their cash in existing hard money lending firms and getting 5-8% on their money, or more ...

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