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Adam Hamilton

Adam Hamilton

Contributor since: 26 Feb 2010


Mr. Hamilton, a private investor and contrarian analyst, publishes Zeal Intelligence, an in-depth monthly strategic and tactical analysis of markets, geopolitics, economics, finance, and investing delivered from an explicitly pro-free market and laissez faire perspective.

  • GoldTrends 3

    Published 16 August 2002 | viewed 3,979 times

    Speculators in the general US equity markets are not the only ones who have been entertained by an uncharacteristically wild summer this year. Gold and…

  • VIX Bounces SP500

    Published 09 August 2002 | viewed 4,392 times

    An old investing proverb bearing great wisdom that we all should carefully heed warns investors and speculators of the five most dangerous words ever uttered…

  • Trading Volatility Bottoms

    Published 02 August 2002 | viewed 3,585 times

    Ahhhh, there's nothing quite like these awesome relaxing summer days in late July and early August right? The days are gloriously long, the sun is…

  • JPM Derivatives Monster Crashes

    Published 26 July 2002 | viewed 4,383 times

    What an extraordinary week in the markets! It is not every week that the stocks of major money-center banks crash, frantic rumors fly of derivatives…

  • US Stocks Torture Europeans

    Published 19 July 2002 | viewed 4,756 times

    Most American investors are probably feeling more than a little down right now. Since early 2000 the magnificent promises of legendary stock returns running into…

  • S&P 500 Slow-Motion Crash

    Published 12 July 2002 | viewed 3,525 times

    For as long as humans have enjoyed huddling around a warm campfire and enjoying fellowship with their friends, people have always craved a good story.…

  • US Postal Inflation Proxy

    Published 05 July 2002 | viewed 4,350 times

    Although you wouldn't know it from watching the blood of long equity traders splattering on the exchange floors in recent days, the first week of…

  • Computers and Tech Stocks

    Published 28 June 2002 | viewed 3,285 times

    If one had to choose the single innovation most responsible for the birth of the Information Age, the personal computer would certainly be one of…

  • Real Rates and Gold 2

    Published 21 June 2002 | viewed 3,611 times

    As summer officially begins in the northern hemisphere, the financial markets are increasingly taking a back seat to the wonderful joys of summertime. When compared…

  • NASDAQ 1929 Bears On

    Published 14 June 2002 | viewed 4,467 times

    Once upon a time, in a great northern forest far, far away, there was a little village. Humans being humans, this cozy hamlet deep in…

  • Gold Stock Investing 101

    Published 07 June 2002 | viewed 8,805 times

    Last week, in my introduction essay to this Gold Investing 101 series, we discussed several important topics for all new gold investors to consider. These…

  • Gold Investing 101

    Published 31 May 2002 | viewed 7,091 times

    With gold stocks already way out in the lead in the important race to become the best performing market sector in 2002, many investors are…

  • Gold Defies Naysayers

    Published 24 May 2002 | viewed 4,442 times

    "You've got to trust your instinct … And let go of regret … And [BLEEP] the naysayers cause they don't mean a thing" - Lyrics…

  • Dark Art of Financial Astrology

    Published 17 May 2002 | viewed 4,258 times

    In these troubling investing times through which we are all journeying in the wake of the supercycle bubble in US equities, many investors have grown…

  • Massive Daily NASDAQ Rallies

    Published 10 May 2002 | viewed 3,977 times

    The ongoing NASDAQ post-bubble bust process continues to be incredibly fascinating in a myriad of ways. Like inherently unpredictable and chaotic ocean waves converging onto…

  • MZM Growth Plummets

    Published 03 May 2002 | viewed 3,440 times

    As investors in the Information Age we are all constantly faced with a virtually infinite phalanx of information to digest. In addition to the usual…

  • Lessons From The NASDAQ Bust

    Published 26 April 2002 | viewed 3,571 times

    Since those amazing high-flying days of early 2000 only a little more than two years ago, we have all been privileged to witness the exceedingly…

  • Bear Market on Target

    Published 19 April 2002 | viewed 2,838 times

    Six weeks ago I hammered out an essay called "More Bear Market Rallies!". On the day it was published the Dow 30, NASDAQ, and S&P…

  • GoldTrends 2

    Published 12 April 2002 | viewed 4,000 times

    As far as televisions are concerned, I think the citizens of the first world can be divided into two classes of people. The first class,…

  • Gold Still Boiling in Oil

    Published 05 April 2002 | viewed 5,504 times

    In what seems like a century ago in terms of all the incredible financial market and geopolitical developments of recent years, I penned an essay…