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What News Moves the Market?
Frank Kaberna11/15/2021

What News Moves the Market?

Rumors started to swirl concerning the nomination for the next Federal Reserve Chairperson a little over a week ago. Would President Biden nominate the current...

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Yield Curve Flattening and Steepening Explained
Frank Kaberna11/01/2021

Yield Curve Flattening and Steepening Explained

The yield curve has long boasted singular opportunity distinct from stocks, but, until recently, it’s been guarded by definitions and formulas only “pros”...

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Making Probabilities Out of Prices
Frank Kaberna08/02/2021

Making Probabilities Out of Prices

Option traders often write off futures as being uninspired. Devotees of the “more clever” derivative might use their countless strikes across several...

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Value Investing for Interest Rates
Frank Kaberna07/19/2021

Value Investing for Interest Rates

What goes for “valuable” in a given year can seem truly random. So far in 2021, GameStop (GME) has gone from trading in single and double digits for more than...

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Doomsday Indicator or Rare Opportunity
Frank Kaberna05/03/2021

Doomsday Indicator or Rare Opportunity

Talking heads can share many attributes whether they represent politics, finance, or sports. One mutual trait that’s been particularly relevant lately is...

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The Anti-Outlier Trade
Frank Kaberna04/05/2021

The Anti-Outlier Trade

Most people like talking about a good outlier story: Can you believe bitcoin is up over 1,000% since the start of 2019? Did you see WTI crude oil futures went...

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Picking a Side in the Battle of Yields
Frank Kaberna03/22/2021

Picking a Side in the Battle of Yields

Every so often a market reaches an inflection point, and traders ask themselves: is this a flash in the pan or is the landscape actually changing? Examples...

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When Will the Steepening Stop?
Frank Kaberna03/01/2021

When Will the Steepening Stop?

While “The Steepening” may sound like a Hollywood-produced thriller wherein an animated monster made of tea leaves terrorizes some unassuming small town, it’s...

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Extra! Extra! Headline Moves Market!
Frank Kaberna02/16/2021

Extra! Extra! Headline Moves Market!

Last week, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said he would not “even think about” lifting interest rates off their current 0-0.25% level as the US economy...

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Don't Turn Yourself Around
Frank Kaberna01/11/2021

Don't Turn Yourself Around

Last week’s activity has many traders asking questions: How should markets react to certain real-world events? Is there any correlation between the state of...

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How to Trade Options on Futures
Sage Anderson05/16/2022

How to Trade Options on Futures

Stock investors seeking a little more alpha can branch out into options, and the same audience might look to add futures to the mix for a low-cost speculative...

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How Interest Rates Can Affect Mortgage Rates
Sage Anderson05/13/2022

How Interest Rates Can Affect Mortgage Rates

Don't look now but mortgage rates just popped above 5% for the first time since 2018, and the recent spike is even more impressive considering that mortgage...

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How to Trade Volatility with Futures Options
Frank Kaberna05/09/2022

How to Trade Volatility with Futures Options

Volatility is at the core of almost all options strategies. Whether you’re looking to get long, short, or neutral, the price of options, and thus the market’s...

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