Buying the non-Volatility

The Market’s been choppy…but not volatile.  Although there’s been recent selling pressure, volatility as measured by the VIX has been in decline.  In fact, despite the current selloff, the VIX is at its lowest level since pre-COVID February 2020.  That’s an extremely positive market indicator. This drawdown is also characteristic of a 2021 pattern: end-of-monthContinue reading “Buying the non-Volatility”

Copper price foretells the post-election Stock Market Rally

Many people were pessimistic heading into the 2020 presidential election.  But the price of Copper was foretelling a stock market rally. Prior to Trump’s surprise win in 2016, the price of Copper was stagnant. (see chart)  Once he won, both Copper and the stock market rallied for the next 12 months. Prior to this year’sContinue reading “Copper price foretells the post-election Stock Market Rally”