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Memorial Day 2017 [-0.15]

Posted on May 29, 2017, 1:04 p.m. by The Capital Spectator @ [source]

It is foolish and wrong to mourn the men who died. Rather we should thank God that such men lived.

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Equities in the US increased last week, closing on Friday at just below a record high. The fund’s rally at last week’s close left it just below its previous peak, set on May 16 — a two-year high.

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10 Memorial Day Reads [0.47]

Posted on May 29, 2017, 11 a.m. by The Big Picture @ [source]

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ETF links: index fees [0.00]

Posted on May 29, 2017, 11 a.m. by Abnormal Returns @ [source]

 

A Survivor’s Bataan Death March [0.05]

Posted on May 29, 2017, 10:30 a.m. by The Big Picture @ [source]

Veteran Ben Skardon survived the Bataan Death March that killed thousands of American and Filipino soldiers during WWII.

How did Col. Ben Skardon survive beriberi and malaria in a POW camp?

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Religious groups and marriage [None]

Posted on May 29, 2017, 4:50 a.m. by Statistical Ideas @ [source]

 

Single payer food? [None]

Posted on May 29, 2017, 3:22 a.m. by The Grumpy Economist @ [source]

 

As the world is going gaga over online shopping, companies have left no stone unturned to turn this craze into a business opportunity.

Lazada has grown to become one of the largest online shopping destinations in Southeast Asia.

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The soybean versus corn spread has received a great deal of justifiable attention this year. The Corn to Soybeans Ratio is very important to farmers.

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Living the expat life à la famed author Ernest Hemingway may be the dream of many, but whether you're looking to move abroad for retirement or just searching for a change of pace, choosing the right place to move to can be a daunting task. Luckily, International Living published a shortlist of the easiest locations abroad to move to.

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Know what you don’t know with data [0.12]

Posted on May 28, 2017, 4:56 p.m. by Cuemacro @ [source]

Let’s say you had to identify a city you’d never heard of on a map. Let’s take a city chosen at random, Stockton and you wanted to identify which country it is in.

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Chart o’ the Day: European Stock ETFs [0.10]

Posted on May 28, 2017, 1:20 p.m. by The Reformed Broker @ [source]

We got a ton of feedback this week from my post about our overweight European equities positioning.

Let’s look at the expanded universe of European stock ETFs – there are only 15 of them with more than $100 million in assets.

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Markets always seem easy when looking through the rearview mirror because knowing what already happened makes us all feel that everything in the past was blatantly obvious. It makes us feel that we would perfectly navigate those markets if only we had the chance to invest in the same scenario again.

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Sunday links: an effective forecast of trouble [0.00]

Posted on May 28, 2017, 12:14 p.m. by Abnormal Returns @ [source]

 

097 – Optimization Myths with Jack Schwager [0.28]

Posted on May 28, 2017, 11:13 a.m. by Better System Trader @ [source]

Jack Schwager needs no introduction.

He’s a well known expert in the industry, working for some of wall streets leading firms and is also one of the founders of FundSeeder.

 

How Greed and Easy Money Corrupted Wall Street and Shook the World Economy Learn More...

Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.

 

This one chart shows what is wrong now with the U.S. stock market and potentially what can go wrong. A price will be paid but the day of reckoning is delayed.

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Roger Moore Back as Bond [0.00]

Posted on May 28, 2017, midnight by The Big Picture @ [source]

What if Daniel Craig was not Bond and Roger Moore was the current 007.

 

Trading strategy R1M for AMAZON (Ava Trade EU Ltd.) on W1, Longs, total profit for 1 lot is $42,398.00 or 18.83% per year on average, maximum strategy drawdown 7,537.00 with Sharpe Ratio of 0.30.

Statistic, per 1 lot AMAZON Symbol data Broker Ava Trade EU Ltd.

This is also not compounded to reflect real returns from the strategy, but the time.

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