The Real Secret To Investing Success


One of my favorite parts about trading and investing is that to do it successfully requires a collection of skills that truly challenge the mind and soul. Because in one sense, understanding the technical information and nuances of a trade are usually easy enough to do. For example, it doesn’t take an MBA or PhD to look at the financials of the U.S. government and realize the system is on […]

Why Is The Stock Market Getting Rocked?

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Last week the U.S. bond market got clobbered. This week it was the stock market’s turn. Which given what happened in the bond market is hardly surprising. Over the past decade we’ve seen the U.S. stock markets triple, primarily based on cheap Federal Reserve credit and unprecedented monetary easing. Now with rates going up that trend has reversed. In fact, when former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke launched his controversial […]

Chris Marcus of Arcadia Economics Intervion KDMT 1690’s “Business For Breakfast”

Yours truly was interviewed on “Business for Breakfast” on 1690 KDMT morning drive radio. We got into what’s happening in the stock market, why, and what that means for the markets going forward. I join the show at the 30 minute mark. Was a fun interview that I think you’ll enjoy!   -Chris Marcus February 9, 2018   If You Liked This Post Get Arcadia Updates Delivered Straight To Your Inbox! […]

What’s Going On In The U.S. Stock and Bond Markets?

Last week the U.S. bond market tumbled. Now on Monday the stock market was down as much as 1500 points during the trading session. Given the historic bubble that has been inflated by the Federal Reserve’s unprecedented loose monetary policy, it was only a matter of time. And now as many in the markets are becoming concerned about rising interest rates, the fatal flaw of printing money is being revealed. […]

Are Crypto Prices Rising, Or Is It The Dollar That’s Collapsing?

While many are aware of the rising price of Bitcoin and the cryptos, few have noticed or mentioned an incredible development that has contributed to the move. Specifically, that while part of the price movement is due to the value of the cryptos, the skyrocketing prices are also a reflection of the accelerating decay of the U.S. dollar. Certainly growing awareness and adoption of crypto currencies and alt tokens has […]

Is The Deep State On The Run?

While we have heard for years, and in some cases even decades, that the U.S. dollar and bond market would one day face a day of reckoning, it continues to appear as if that moment has finally arrived. Whether it’s the Federal Reserve’s unprecedented balance sheet, the skyrocketing U.S. national debt, or the bubbles that have been inflated in the stock, bond, and real estate markets, the signs have been […]