Betting Against the Auto Market and Winning

Written by Christopher Nash.   I think the title speaks for itself. The auto loan market is pretty, pretty reminiscent of the housing collapse of ’08 (Larry David voice).  I wonder if there exists a financial instrument which can be used to bet against the auto loan market? Introduction Exploring payment dates, default rates, and personally…

The Oil That Sparked The Fire

In this article, we will discuss recent worldwide events, primarily in the Middle East, where oil is a huge commodity, their impact on demand and supply of oil, expected stock prices in the future, and how to make some money.

Value, Worth and The Warren Buffet Way

Written by Shivani A. Patel.  Edited by Benjamin Landes. The Value Approach There are three things that successful value investors always do: 1) remain uninfluenced by emotions such as fear, excitement, or greed, 2) practice the tested patience required to invest for the long term and of course, 3) the required arithmetic. When combined together,…

The World’s Conflicts and Wars: A Year in Review

Written by Christopher Putvinski and originally published on The Outsider. Edited by Christopher Nash.   As another year draws to a close, it appears that conflict is only becoming more widespread, not less. The good news is that this is somewhat of an erroneous view of things; as Steven Pinker shows in his book The Better Angels…

Airline Amore

Originally written and published by Andrew Brierty on Wall Street For Teens. Co-authored & Edited by Christopher Nash.     We will offer investment advice in this article as we believe the opportunity to be sound backed by accurate market data. The airline sector has been all over the place throughout the year; some returning significant…

Why I’m Swoon For Solar

Written by Christopher Nash.   In this article, I will briefly discuss the Paris Agreement, its possible and probable effect on the Clean Energy Industry, with emphasis on Solar and I will end with a possible business and investment opportunity, which I believe will HIT IT BIG (opinion of course). Remember, energy is usually a long term investment.   The Paris…

Can We Trust China’s Market Analysts?

Written by Christopher Nash.   Read on for more recent statistics. It’s a commonly known fact that China is one of the world’s greatest superpowers; in fact, they are the largest market driver in the world which could explain the recent volatility in the market. Misrepresentation or Lies? China claims their growth rate is ~7%,…

Islamic Militarism: An Economy for Life

Written by Christopher Putvinski and edited by Christopher Nash. It has been almost 13 years to the day since the West, led by the US, invaded Afghanistan to overthrow the Taliban and obliterate al-Qaeda and Islamic terrorism. Even after over a decade of war, the enemy sought all those years ago still pervades throughout the…

Playing By China’s Rules

Written by Christopher Putvinski and originally published on The Outsider.  Edited and co-authored by Christopher Nash.   When traveling to China, one is immediately confronted with the government’s authoritarian reach. The plane lands and you turn on your phone, only to find that your favorite websites–Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Twitter, even Google–are inaccessible, blocked by China’s so-called…