Posts From Jason Leach

Jason Leach
Since 1996, Mr. Leach has worked in equity research, investment banking, proprietary trading, and managing separate accounts. He became a CFA charterholder in 2003. Since 2009, Mr. Leach has written financial blog featuring cartoon on napkin depictions of economic and market happenings to distill, educate and entertain. He compiled some of his writings from 2012 into "Sleepwalking Towards a Precipice" (Amazon http://amzn.com/1481807463). He is currently Managing Principal at JBL Wealth Advisory and also works with Verus Wealth Management.
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Financial Stocks: Capturing The Fear Of Missing Out (FOMO)

Financials and the fear of missing out… Below is another chart fusing together the technical backdrop for the Financial Sector (chart by my partner Arun Chopra) with some fundamental bullets listed below (by myself). Today we look at the huge rally in Financial stocks (NYSEARCA:XLE). Here’s some bullets to consider while reviewing the chart…

Energy Sector Rally Overheated… And Overvalued?

Energy: It’s the New Black Gold Below is another chart fusing together the technical backdrop for the Energy Sector (chart by my partner Arun Chopra) with some fundamental bullets listed below (by myself). If you like our work, check out more on our new premium site. Today we look at the…

Central Bank Focus: The Indomitable Dollar And It’s Raining Yen

Recently, I have partnered with Arun Chopra on a new research business called Fusion Point Capital (read more on our offering below). We fuse together longer-term fundamental indicators with technical indicators to do historical studies. Today I want to look at the Federal Reserve (central banks) and the increasingly volatile currency markets. We’ll…

Is China Behind The Big Rally In Copper Prices?

Recently, I have with Arun Chopra on a new research adventure. We fuse together longer-term fundamental indicators with technical indicators to do historical studies. Today I want to share with you our recent research into the rally in Copper prices. And, more specifically, what may be driving the biggest move in copper…

Are Copper Prices Following Coal’s Capitulation Pattern?

Recently, I have with Arun Chopra on a new research adventure. We fuse together longer-term fundamental indicators with technical indicators to do historical studies. Today, I want to share one of our latest studies on Copper prices. And, more importantly, I want to show how our work positions copper for a potential…

Utilities Stocks Bubble: Buying 2.5% Yield At 3.5X Sales?

Utilities stocks (NYSEARCA:XLU) have been on a tear in 2016, catching and reeling in several investors chasing yield. And this behavior may be blowing a Utilities stocks bubble. The likely impetus for this behavior is tied to monetary policy and ZIRP implemented by Central Banks. How this ends no one…

Japan Markets: The Great Keynesian Fail Of 2016?

Today, we look at the Japanese markets and their big monetary policy gamble that has yet to pay off. Interest rates went to zero, then negative. How far will policy makers go to create growth? We will likely find out soon if Japanese markets continue to lag and/or inter market…

Why Platinum & Palladium Are Primed For Reversals

Technicals and Sentiment Back Up Potential Platinum & Palladium Price Reversals. Recently, I have partnered with Arun Chopra, an experienced investor and good friend who holds a CFA and CMT. Together, we have been blending longer-term fundamental indicators with technical indicators to do historical studies. The content here is from…

S&P 500: Onward & Upward Without China, Trains, and Oil?

Recently, I have been collaborating on a research project with Arun Chopra, an experienced investor and good friend who holds a CFA and CMT. Together, we have been blending longer-term fundamental indicators with technical indicators to do historical studies. If you like what you see here, note that we will…