Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value. –Albert Einstein

Well, that was something of a relief. At least to the Bulls.

With last Friday morning looking a lot like the rest of the week up to that point, it seemed like Wall Street would end up with a five-day losing streak.  Read more about ETF Periscope: A Short Week On Wall Street Might Be a Good Week to Go Short

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Are PIIGS About to Get Poked On the Street? (The Sequel)

by Daniel Sckolnik of ETF Periscope

“There are only 3 colors, 10 digits, and 7 notes; it’s what we do with them that's important.” --   Jim Rohn Read more about ETF Periscope: Are PIIGS About to Get Poked On the Street? (The Sequel)

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“I went to a bookstore and asked the saleswoman, "Where's the self-help section?" She said if she told me, it would defeat the purpose.” --  George Carlin


Was that a loud squeal that was just heard down at Wall Street? Read more about ETF Periscope: Are PIIGS About to Get Poked On the Street?

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Between a Rock of Gibraltar and a Hard Currency Place

by Daniel Sckolnik of ETF Periscope

“I used to jog but the ice cubes kept falling out of my glass.” -- David Lee Roth

Careful what you say. The markets are pretty sensitive right about now. Read more about ETF Periscope: Between a Rock of Gibraltar and a Hard Currency Place

Breakin' Out is Hard to Do

by Daniel Sckolnik of ETF Periscope

“To know yet to think that one does not know is best; not to know yet to think that one knows will lead to difficulty.”   ~ Lao Tzu

Read more about ETF Periscope: Breakin’ Out is Hard to Do

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September's Song: Off-Key or On-Pitch?

by Daniel Sckolnik of ETF Periscope

“The pendulum of the mind alternates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.” ~Carl Jung

The first notes of September’s song can be heard loud and clear, and so far it sounds a lot like the mating call of the Bull. Read more about ETF Periscope: September’s Song: Off-Key or On-Pitch?

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