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Luckbox Leans in With Jordan Harbinger
Harbinger was dubbed “the Larry King of podcasting” when his show was the first podcast ever carried on satellite radio. The Jordan Harbinger Show4.9 stars300+ episodesDebut: 2018The Jordan…
Power-up Your Podcast
You can do this! A professional producer offers new and established podcasters as much or as little marketing and tech help as their budgets allow.…
Ad Dollars Discover Podcasts
As podcasting shifts from free-form conversation to scripted narrative, pre-recorded ads are replacing “live” spots read by a host. What does it mean for revenues?…
High Fiverr
Fiverr connects freelancers and gigs with Amazon-like efficiency, one of the reasons so many new freelancers aren’t looking back. Amid a harsh economic landscape, where…

Liquid Assets

The Cult of Celebrity Spirits
We value our liquid assets and the master distillers who make them special, so we’re not the least bit impressed when a celebrity attaches his…

The Political Trade

The Pros are Betting on Blue
Prediction market traders forecast a strong Democratic showing in November Despite Joe Biden’s lead in national polling, the fate of the 2020 election is closely…

The Normal Deviate

Stocks That Rock
Want to make a living from music? Put down the guitar and start picking music-related equities. As AC/DC said, it’s a long way to the…

The Poker Trade

Take This Poker Quiz
Poker is a game of skill. Do you have what it takes? The deal: At a seven-handed final table with blinds at 100,000/200,000 and a…

Arts & Media

Vinyl’s Revival: A Decade of Growth
A seemingly endless amount of music is just a smartphone tap away, but that isn’t stopping a growing demographic of music-lovers from listening the old-fashioned…

Fake Financial News

Daddy’s Home!
Barstool Sports’ Call Her Daddy changed the podcast industry forever and then disappeared in a soup of scandal. Now it’s back—sort of. Those who live…

Trades

Light this Candle

AMZN: Prime Sell
Candlestick chart analysis for intermediate-term trading  As the third-largest Nasdaq…

The Technician

The Stock Market is Apolitical
A casual observer might assume that who wins or loses the presidency would have a profound effect on both the economy and the stock market, but…

Macro View

US-China Trade Impacts Aussie Dollar
U.S. equity indexes have hit historic highs, but the price action included periods of drawdowns throughout last year. Some drawdowns were related to negative U.S.-China…

Do Diligence

Bump Stocks & Biden
On that historic night in November 2016 when Donald Trump beat Hillary Clinton for the presidency, traders weren’t glued to news networks but instead to…

Futures

Bond Basics
The stock market comes to mind when people think of trading. After all, stocks breed excitement. Equities have been on a tear for most of…

Cherry Picks

All Your Options
Have a directional assumption about a stock? With options, traders have a much larger range of possibilities than with stocks. Instead of being just “bullish”…
Tactics
Just Another Trading Day
Markets don’t move much when America goes to the polls What happens to the markets during a presidential election? Not much. History indicates traders need…
Three Election-Day Hedges
Check out the pros and cons of three ways to protect a portfolio amid the uncertainties of a race for the presidency  Buy a put…
The Limits of Standard Deviation
Why use standard deviation to look at past stock prices when options provide a window into what’s to come? One of the easiest ways to…
Tail Risk & the Coronavirus Crisis
Humans don’t necessarily worry about “tail risk” on a daily basis, at least not in the same way as animals born with this appendage. For…
Exploiting Election Week Volatility
Stock options can triple in volatility as election day approaches, creating opportunities for traders to sell when prices skyrocket Expectation of movement in the markets…
Taking Equity in Futures Options
Equity options traders often rely on implied volatility to assess opportunities, but the practice isn’t limited to the equities segment of the financial markets. Futures…
Low Price, High Risk
Beware of low-priced high-volatility stocks—they’re usually no bargain Novice investors are attracted to stocks that sell for low prices, say $5 or less, because they…