From: April 2009

Do We Deserve A Stock Market?

Since January 2008, my hedge fund has treated the stock market as closed when all the momentum to the upside was destroyed. At the time, I was long and on leverage and enjoying a few years of momentum. That ended fast and since than I have been mostly writing and upping my investments in start-ups. …

Stocktwits Launches a Premium Blog Network

I don’t believe 140 characters is enough to run a financial site. Today, Stocktwits has launched a ‘Premium Blog Network’ where the favorite subjects and ideas that Brian Shannon and Joe Donohue try to share in their twitter streams can be expanded upon. Launched on the fantastic ‘WordPress’ platform our long-term goal is to be …

Deep Market Thoughts…From Fear to Fear!

In February and March there was sickening fear. Fear that your portfolio was going to zero. This weekend there is sickening fear that the market will never go down again. Portfolio managers are fearful of underperformance. On March 9th, Jim Cramer, who is ALWAYS right (editing and selective memory is a wonderful drug), was helping …

Knight's Bridge Capital Partners Acquires Polaroid

I can’t wait till my partner Kenny posts about the nightmare way the bankruptcy proceedings went because it is an amazing backstory. We are very excited at Knight’s Bridge to be part of a great acquisition team and brand building opportunity. Please share with me ideas and brand possibilities if you feel so inclined. Here …