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Kirk's Market Thoughts
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14301The party is on! Here Are 73 Stocks Moving In Wednesday's Mid-Day Session BYSun Tzu-4 hours ago
14300$USD is a basket of currencies. It is the trade weighted performance of USD relaSun Tzu-6 hours ago
14299I believe the 2-year tracks the Fed Funds rate You may want to run a correlationKirk ©-6 hours ago
14298You may want to run a correlation with $USD and $UST2Y in the indicators to see Sun Tzu-10 AM
14297Still not thinking we “stop at 4200” fwiw…suspect Northam is right on the 4400!Clam digger-10 AM
14296Gold moves as a function of 3 forces: USD, UST2Y, and CPI. The first two exert nSun Tzu110 AM
14295Put Ayn Rand in the same room with AOC, Sanders or Warren and you'd solve thKirk ©31 AM
14294Here is my GOLD vs USD chart [graphic]Kirk ©-1 AM
14293You were discussing gold so I pulled up my GLD chart and without touching it, foKirk ©-1 AM
14292I loved the Dune books! Well said! Ours is the pinnacle of a chaotic system tKirk ©-yesterday
14291Very fine line between life and a barren planet. I remember reading Frank HerberSdgla-yesterday
14290Yes & on that topic Joe just send another $ton to Ukraine. Biden Sends $4.Sdgla-yesterday
14289<i>Where does it all go </i> The size of the planets is not the issTigerPaw-yesterday
14288From my last post, the height of Everest is about 5 miles... so the breathable, Kirk ©-yesterday
14287I've heard from watching civilians after their first trip into space that whKirk ©1yesterday
14286All part of the mix. Where does it all go and eventually turn into ? [tweet]Sdgla1yesterday
14285I'm looking for 4400 at end of month. The Weekly W-2 (Overdue) should be conortham1yesterday
14284<i>“survey oil and gas operations to identify large emitters of methane”&lTigerPaw1Monday
14283RUH ROH, Investing becomes more critical. If you incur a loss, it may well takrobert b furman1Monday
14282Inflation over time graph [graphic] inflationdata.comKirk ©2Monday
14281Yeah, loads of warnings... right or wrong about current warnings, people have a Kirk ©1Monday
14280Bottom line… we cannot run a $22 Trillion economy on solar panels & windmillSdgla1Monday
14279Perhaps they don't play the game and don't report the numbers. That wouKirk ©-Monday
14278Those Saudis must have a magic wand ;>)). Meanwhile the Dems continue to ignoSdgla-Monday
14277Did you have a crystal ball? You nailed the surge before the open! Upside 4176.Kirk ©-Monday
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