Romulus Report: Goldilocks and the return of the bears

Romulus Report: Goldilocks and the return of the bears

Special to WorldTribune, August 16, 2022 Support the Free Press MARKET Watch by Romulus at Backpack Trader When things seemed just right, Goldilocks was surprised in her sleep by the bears. There is an increasing number of traders and investors who believe this is a Goldilocks time for the stock market. They say things are just […]

Romulus Report: The great illusionist

Romulus Report: The great illusionist

Special to WorldTribune, July 24, 2022 Support the Free Press MARKET Watch by Romulus at Backpack Trader There have been some great magicians over the last 100 years. Harry Houdini, David Copperfield, Penn and Teller. These illusionists fascinate audiences using quick reflexes and diversionary tactics that keep our focus away from what is really happening. We […]

Romulus Report: Follow the big money, and the big money is spooked by inflation

Romulus Report: Follow the big money, and the big money is spooked by inflation

Special to WorldTribune, July 18, 2022 Support the Free Press MARKET Watch by Romulus at Backpack Trader It sometimes helps to look at what the other side is doing. Walk in their shoes, see what they see, that sort of thing. This is especially true when the other side represents trillions of dollars of assets and it […]

Romulus Report: Gut reactions to a few major corporations

Romulus Report: Gut reactions to a few major corporations

Special to WorldTribune, July 11, 2022 Support the Free Press MARKET Watch by Romulus at Backpack Trader Impressions are everything. Part of that is built on reputation, which comes from experience, longevity and results. Impressions play a powerful role in the stock market and that takes us to sentiment. I am going to ask some questions […]

Global investments rebound, but ‘unlikely to be sustained’

Global investments rebound, but ‘unlikely to be sustained’

Special to WorldTribune.com By John J. Metzler Foreign investment flows worldwide have rebounded to pre-pandemic levels reaching nearly $1.6 trillion. That’s the good news. Yet as a new report warns, the war in Ukraine and widening global uncertainty make the prospects for expansion appear grim. That’s the verdict from the annual World Investment Report 2022, […]

Romulus Report: Wait for the selling climax

Romulus Report: Wait for the selling climax

Special to WorldTribune, May 4, 2022 Defend the Free Press: Receive a Free Financial Gift MARKET Watch by Romulus at Backpack Trader Starting in December, this report has issued a series of warnings regarding the risks and dangers of the stock and bond markets.  It began with simple comments about how the S&P 500 had not […]

Romulus Report: Market cycles, commodities supercycle

Special to WorldTribune, May 2, 2022 Defend the Free Press: Receive a Free Financial Gift MARKET Watch by Romulus at Backpack Trader Market cycles take different forms. There are average durations and lengths and sometimes bull and bear markets take on spectacular configurations that blow away all expectations. Studying previous events gives us the best opportunity to […]

Romulus Report: Pointing the way to the Bear

Romulus Report: Pointing the way to the Bear

Special to WorldTribune, April 25, 2022 Save the Free Press: Receive a Free Financial Gift MARKET Watch by Romulus at Backpack Trader  Technical analysis is the study of financial markets using price and volume information. To simplify, we look at the past in order to understand the future.  The market is always changing what it is […]