As a young person, there were many times when I wondered, Am I grown up yet? It seemed like I was learning a tremendous amount about the world all the time — wasn't it time to start considering myself mature, with all the wisdom and experience of an adult? Whenever something serious or frightening happened, though, I discovered all over again that I was still a child, wanting the comforts of childhood, responding to situations in a childish way.
Did Paulson just start killing it again? It seems the big surge in gold has helped him out big time. Reports of mediocre returns this year had some wondering whether Paulson was a one-hit wonder or whether his AUM had grown too big ... Read Post
I consider myself to be an extremely fortunate person to have grown up in New England. Maybe it's just me, but having four distinct seasons in the area where you had your formative years makes you better equipped for what the world ... Read Post
One of the hottest trades in the world this year has been Japan. Short the yen, buy Japanese stocks. It's practically become conventional wisdom. In fact, Japanese equities were basically the hottest major asset class in the entire ... Read Post