From: 2018

Goodbye Bagel

Last night our dog bagel passed away. I am on my way home today so Ellen and the kids had to handle her last day by themselves. She was 14. She lived a good life I think by dog standards. Bagel was a happy dog and we loved her. My in-laws gave Rachel the dog …

The Macchiato Market

I still have Italy on my mind after four days in Dublin. Today I head to Amsterdam for a few days before heading back home. The family is heading home today. From Wikipedia – Caffè macchiato is an espresso coffee drink with a small amount of milk, usually foamed. In Italian, macchiato means “stained” or …

The Gut and Power Laws

Most of my angel returns have come from gut feeling and almost all of my stock market losses have come from same gut! My gut has been ‘right enough’ for angel/seed investing. Being ‘right enough’ in the stock market can lead to outsized returns, but using my gut to be right enough in the stock …

Digital Seeds

Twitter was added to the S&P last week. They replaced Monsanto which is disappearing after their merger with Bayer. The Bayer brand survives. In the moment of it I said this: Twitter added to the S&P 500 tonight replacing Monsanto. Digital seeds replace chemical seeds. Woot. (Long $TWTR) — Howard Lindzon (@howardlindzon) June 4, 2018 …

What a Week…

In today’s edition of the enemy of my enemy is my friend…Fat Nixon hates Jeff Sessions so much that legal marijuana is likely a lock to accelerate. Tomorrow I am off to Dublin with the family for the Money Conference. I have not been to Dublin in over 10 years and I hear great things …