Romulus Report: The true bellwether

Romulus Report: The true bellwether

Special to WorldTribune, April 8, 2022 MARKET Watch by Romulus at Backpack Trader Last week, hope flooded the markets. Hope for peace in Ukraine. Hope that oil prices fall. Hope that Powell and the Federal Reserve get this tightening cycle right. This week, fear came back with the realization that the Fed has aggressive goals for […]

Romulus Report: What a real market bottom looks like

Romulus Report: What a real market bottom looks like

Special to WorldTribune, March 14, 2022 Save the Free Press: Fight Smart MARKET Watch by Romulus at Backpack Trader Russia released a list of demands last week that, if met, will lead to an immediate ceasefire. Stocks were down significantly prior to the release, then cut their losses in half. Now the markets hang in indecision. […]

Romulus Report: When markets seem to make no sense

Romulus Report: When markets seem to make no sense

Special to WorldTribune, March 7, 2022 MARKET Watch by Romulus at Grok Trade Market action can be extremely counter-intuitive. I’ve seen people at the very pinnacle of this industry become frustrated with this concept to the point of total self-destruction. Good news is bad news, bad news is good. Stocks go up when you think they […]

Romulus Report: The stock market is like a river

Romulus Report: The stock market is like a river

Special to WorldTribune, February 24, 2022 MARKET Watch by Romulus at Grok Trade Many years ago, I took a canoe trip down a fast-moving river. It was in July, hot without much wind. There were periods of calm water when we could easily paddle with the current. We also had stretches of turbulence when we weren’t […]

Romulus Report: Rumors of wars, the market’s crystal ball

Romulus Report: Rumors of wars, the market’s crystal ball

Special to WorldTribune, February 15, 2022 MARKET Watch by Romulus at Grok Trade NATO deploys advanced weapons in Eastern Europe. Russia responds with troop movements and threatening military drills. Diplomats are withdrawn and high-level negotiations seemingly break down. Global markets buckle under the growing risk of war. The above scenario could easily describe the current Vladimir […]