If you have been following this blog you may have noticed my increased interest in Forex trading. For the past month or so I have been playing around in demo account at Forex.com. I’ve alsoContinue reading
Month: July 2017
That Time I Made $18K in Real Estate But Still Lost
Like a lot people, I’ve made some really poor decisions in real estate. I got caught up in the 2008 real estate crash like millions of other investors and home owners. To have any typeContinue reading
July FOMC Meeting and EUR/USD
Today at 2pm there was a Federal Open Market Committee Meeting (FOMC) announcement. First up, you may be wondering what the hell exactly is the FOMC? The FOMC is the crew of rich people (ex-bankers,Continue reading
Visa Beats, But Did I Win?
Ask yourself these few questions: in the future do you think you will use more or less cash? Do you use less cash today than you used ten years ago, or even five years ago?Continue reading
Don’t Sleep on Candlestick Charting!
How do you examine your investments? For example when you look at charts, what type of charts do you use? For all of my investing life I have exclusively only used simple line charts. UsuallyContinue reading
The Big Picture
The world of investing doesn’t exist in a vacuum, everything is correlated somehow. Stocks influence bonds, trade influences currency, gold vs the dollar, market inflows vs outflows, oil prices, politics and on and on itContinue reading
Fidelity Commission-Free ETFs
Unfortunately I have not been taking full advantage of my Fidelity account. Although I’ve repeatedly combed through all the varying types of mutual funds in my attempt to find the best performing, lowest cost fundsContinue reading
Winning Trade: Amazon Prime Day
On July 2nd I shared a trading idea of a quick profit off of Amazon Prime Day. In short I believed excitement about the upcoming Amazon Prime Day (July 11th) would push the company’s shareContinue reading
IPO Losers: Blue Apron & Snap
Blue Apron Blue Apron (APRN) went public only 10 trading days ago, but that short time frame has not prevented it from losing over 24% of it’s value. You read that right, over twenty four percent inContinue reading
July 4th Vacation
Everyone needs break every once in a while. PaperChase365 will return to regular posting on July 13th.