Long Overdue Rule Change on Insider Trading

Let's hope it comes about. I've been talking about this for years.  Insiders have rigorous disclosure mechanisms when they buy stock but little to none with these "canned ready-to-go trading plans"…


November is in the Record Books- The Insiders Fund up 43%

November is done and it was one for the records, S&P 500 up 10.75%.  The stock market is now up over 12.10% not including dividends. It's not official yet but it will be pretty darn close to it.…


The Week Democrats Found Religion and Republicans Found Science

POTUS tweeted he tested positive for Covid-19.  Tellingly it was the most liked Trump tweet ever.  The President's demand for loyalty is now looking like it could extend to death as Trump conducts…


$AMC CEO Aron puts his money where his mouth is in this CNBC breaking interview

CEO Aron puts his money where is mouth is.  He bought 35,000 shares of this beaten down movie theatre chain at $15.79 on 9-14-17 AMC wants to break film's fourth wall with bet on virtual reality 53…


SEC Discloses Edgar Corporate Filing System Was Hacked in 2016 - WSJ

SEC Discloses Edgar Corporate Filing System Was Hacked in 2016 Breach may have allowed trading that profited from nonpublic information, regulator says Source: SEC Discloses Edgar Corporate Filing…


The Best and Worst States for Seniors, by Health Care and More - Bloomberg

... Utah. You might not end up there, but this new survey is a useful prod to plan for aging gracefully—and affordably—wherever you retire. Source: The Best and Worst States for Seniors, by Health…


Enercom day 2

Chief Oil Economoist DNB Bank  Global View on Oil Market Most unplanned shutdowns since 2011. Opec cut production but did not cut exports. OPEC exported from inventory so inventory drew down. US rig…


The End of Typing: The Next Billion Mobile Users Will Rely on Video and Voice - WSJ

The internet’s global expansion is entering a new phase, and it looks decidedly unlike the last one.Instead of typing searches and emails, a wave of newcomers—“the next billion,” the tech industry…


Utah Hedge Fund Trades on Insider Information and Ranks Amongst Top 10 in the World

Harvey Sax’s The Insiders Fund generates one-year returns of 33.02% net of fees   PARK CITY, UT, August 2, 2017 – A small hedge fund based in Park City, Utah is gaining worldwide recognition for…


Hedge funds gripped by crisis of performance - FT.com

If you think your hedge fund has been lagging the market, you're not alone.  Apparently its gotten harder to beat the market.  Not that its ever been easy but this seems to bear out what I have…