Speculation in Play #120

 April 23, 2021   Risk Disclaimer The positions in this portfolio are incredibly risky and extremely volatile.   No one at Get Irked is a professional financial adviser (or a doctor), so consult with your own financial adviser to see if any of these positions fit...
Week in Review #127

Week in Review #127

Summing Up The Week Unsurprisingly, this week focused entirely on the peaceful transition of power in the U.S. from President Donald Trump to President Joe Biden on Wednesday. Following Trump’s disgraceful final days in office, many law enforcement agencies...
Week in Review #126

Week in Review #126

Summing Up The Week The markets opened up the week volatile as the Democrats prepared to and eventually impeached President Donald Trump for a second time (the first time in U.S. history for a President to be impeached twice). Later in the week, the markets looked...
Week in Review #125

Week in Review #125

Summing Up The Week Before I start this week’s Week in Review, I wanted to take a moment to address the horrific events that happened on Wednesday, where pro-Trump extremists performed a siege on the U.S. Capitol and five individuals died. The acts of the...
Week in Review #124

Week in Review #124

Summing Up The Week  2020 is finally gone – in the markets, at least! This was another shortened four-day holiday week, this week was all about the stimulus package and the delays in rolling out vaccines to the population. The markets made new highs for much of...