Summary This week’s Macro & ETFriday webinar walked through several investment topics using articles and research from several of my regular reads. We also looked at a few charts on TradingView which is essential for swing traders. I have included descriptions and discounts to the websites that I use and read regularly, including Bloomberg, ValueWalk, Sentiment Trader, StockRover, TradingView, Wall Street Journal and Barron’s. I spend about half my time […]
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