But that’s not all. As you know the bottoming process spreads out during 3 days from March 6-9; so that means the whole week will be a big time golden spiral window. Just stay with us, you’ll see. We’ve caught just about every important market turn for the past 16 years.
Once again managed futures found itself in a difficult environment and, although the Barclay CTA Index was negative for a record third consecutive year, there were many traders able to navigate the rough waters to find profitable trading opportunities.
Pete Nessler, CEO of FCStone Group, was raised in Chicago but earned his stripes in the grain fields of Iowa. Working with elevators and farmers, he helped turn Farmers Commodities Corp. from a group of co-ops into the international brokerage firm INTLFCStone that it is today.
Protec Energy Partners has produced solid risk-adjusted returns over its three-year track record, probably because principals Todd Garner and Andrew Greenberg have been working together for 14 years and both have worked in the energy field for more than 30.
With the movie "Trading Places" celebrating 30 years this year and the upcoming launch of our own video and movie player, Alpha TV, we looked back at our list of Top Trading Movies. We took a crack at this last year, but here are our revised and expanded choices.
Our continued belief is that the U.S. economic recovery is being view through "rose colored glasses," and interest rates remain the concern for investors trying to assess their positions in bonds and equities.