Market musing from George Crawford @GeorgeCrawIN
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- High Volatility: VIX > 22. SPX is hovering around the 4400 level. Earnings, Inflation, Ukraine Invasion and Earnings news is driving market volatility this week. CPI inflation data hit a 4 decade high of 8.5% driven by higher oil/gas and wheat prices. Omicron, Vaccines and Treatments are eliminating Covid-19 domestically and globally. The new expected SPX range for this week: 4490 top and 4295 bottom.
Sell Put Credit and Call Credit Spreads. Buy Put Calendars, Ghetto Spreads and Butterflies on overbought Stocks and ETFs.
US Dollar and 10 Year Interest Rate:
The US Dollar is rising on increasing interest rates. While the US Dollar is losing buying Power, it currently is the strongest FIAT currency. 10Y Note Interest exploded to high a of 2.92%. This is a 95% rise in rates in 2022. 30 year fix mortgages are at a 4 year high between 6-7%. This is not good for Tech Stocks and Real Estate. Commodities prices on Gold, Silver, Oil and Wheat remain elevated. Long Term the US Dollar decline is still intact with Fiscal and Monetary stimulus flooding the world with US Dollars.
Crypto Currency: Bitcoin is range bound between $45,000 and $35,000 in 2022. Mass institutional adoption accelerates. Watch for other Corporations, Countries, Investors and Retail investors to jump in Globally. Please continue to Dollar Cost Average into Bitcoin and Ethereum. Start unloading when CBBI.INFO hits 90% to 100%.
The hottest application areas for Cryptos / Blockchain are Metaverse, Decentralized Finance (DEFI) and Non-Fungible Tokens (NFT). Besides Bitcoin and Ethereum, these momentum coins could represent scalping opportunities: Cardano (ADA), Vechain (VET), Hedera (HBAR), Solana (SOL), Chainlink (Link), Terra (LUNA), AXIE Polygon(Matic) and MANA.
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- TRADE Log: VIX > 22
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George Crawford's previous musings:
Inflation, Earnings, and Bond Sales oh my
2022 Inverted Yield Curve and Elon Musk Buys Twitter