From: June 2006

Muskoka – Yessss!

Can’t fully explain the good feeling. Gold up $50 the last few days – big deal. Hanging with my family and friends in Muskoka – priceless! Rob and I have been best buddies since college and I am spending the weekend at his wicked compound in Muskoka – photo courtesy of MAC Our buddy of …

A trend ready to explode – Online collaboration

We know the world is flat and shrinking. Online collaboration’s time is due. This space is set to get red hot. Let’s look at the big picture: Social networks – check Web, computer and digital camera proliferation- chacheck! VOIP acceptance and proliferation – chype! Bandwith – checkamundo Shrinking world phenomenon – check Demand – Checkmate …

Lot's of leaning going on

Not able to watch the markets today with the big Fed Meeting. My portfolio is light all month. The market seems to be telegraphing a continued tough stance on inflation – which their numbers say does not exist! The LEANING seems to be, short gold, long interest rates and short the US market. When there …

Apple – weakness continues…BUT

I have this friend, we will call him Mark S. because that is his name and he is shameless. Mark is one of my best friends although I use that term often! The greatest, funnest, most charismatic, optimistic, cool, funny, loyal friend you could have. Serious. I am lucky. We have invested separately and together …

No edge – no play.

It is a beautiful morning here in Toronto and I am outside soaking in some cool morning air. I try not to look at the market when I have no edge and today is definately one of those. It is a good day to look, feel and squeeze some Cantaloupes.

The Market just sucks

I can’t really pinpoint the crappy action in the US Market. I am no bull, but the stars seemed to align for a technical rally based on the indicators I follow. Not so though. I don’t short dull markets, but as each day goes by without a good rally off the lows, the liklihood for …