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  • Shareholders' Letter fo the Six Months Ended 3/31/2002

    Published 03 July 2002 | viewed 1,789 times

    For the first quarter of 2002 the Prudent Bear Fund No-Load shares returned 9.41% while the S&P 500 gained 0.27% and the NASDAQ lost 5.30%.…

  • Dual Economy Continues

    Published 11 April 2001 | viewed 2,328 times

    The dual economy scenario gained more credence yesterday as Harley-Davidson and Motorola reported vastly different earnings reports for the first quarter. Harley reported a 13%…

  • Mid-Week Analysis

    Published 28 February 2001 | viewed 1,724 times

    The global bear market shows little indication of abating this week, with technology stocks again coming under selling pressure at home and abroad. So far…

  • Mid-Week Analysis

    Published 21 February 2001 | viewed 2,828 times

    With Turkey now in full-fledged financial crisis, markets have turned quite unsettled globally. Here at home, stocks are coming under considerable selling pressure in both…

  • Mid-Week Analysis

    Published 14 February 2001 | viewed 1,754 times

    Apart from the wild volatile world of technology stocks, U.S. equity markets are uncharacteristically quiet so far for this option expiration week. The Dow, S&P500,…

  • Mid-Week Analysis

    Published 07 February 2001 | viewed 1,948 times

    Blue chip stocks are mixed this week with the Dow up 1% and S&P500 down 1%. Tech stocks are lower, with the NASDAQ 100 and…

  • Mid-Week Analysis

    Published 31 January 2001 | viewed 1,527 times

    The stock market rally continues generally, with the blue-chips taking their turn to outperforming this week. So far this week, the Dow has added 2%,…

  • Mid-Week Analysis

    Published 17 January 2001 | viewed 1,649 times

    It is certainly not hyperbole to make the claim that "we are now living financial and economic history on a daily basis." With the California…

  • Mid-Week Analysis

    Published 10 January 2001 | viewed 1,719 times

    We are in the midst of another particularly unsettled week, as a hopelessly momentum/speculation-driven marketplace jockeys to pounce on what is believed will be the…

  • Mid-Week Analysis

    Published 03 January 2001 | viewed 1,646 times

    In the first such move since the panic days of the 1998 financial crisis, the Federal Reserve today lowered interest rates between meetings. It was…

  • Mid-Week Analysis

    Published 27 December 2000 | viewed 1,660 times

    The marketplace has certainly quickly taken on the appearances of a typical year-end period, with strong rallies across most major indices and huge moves by…

  • Mid-Week Analysis

    Published 20 December 2000 | viewed 1,681 times

    The unfolding technology collapse has gained momentum this week, with the ramifications becoming increasingly problematic for the rest of the marketplace. For the week, the…

  • Mid-Week Analysis

    Published 13 December 2000 | viewed 1,732 times

    It is but another in a long string of weeks with volatile and unpredictable market swings. So far this week, the Dow has gained 1%,…

  • Mid-Week Analysis

    Published 06 December 2000 | viewed 1,587 times

    It is another historic week in the financial markets, with accommodative comments from Fed Chairman Greenspan helping propel NASDAQ to its largest gain ever. So…

  • Mid-Week Analysis

    Published 15 November 2000 | viewed 1,608 times

    With option expiration week only adding one more complexity to a truly extraordinary financial environment, extreme volatility continues. The NASDAQ100 traded within an 8% intra-day…

  • Mid-Week Analysis

    Published 08 November 2000 | viewed 1,447 times

    We are again in the midst of an extraordinary week. It will be days and perhaps weeks before the resolution of one of the most…

  • Mid-Week Analysis

    Published 01 November 2000 | viewed 1,549 times

    Hyper-volatile market conditions continue. So far this week, the NASDAQ100 has traded with intra-day swings of 4% on Monday, 6% yesterday, and 5% today. For…

  • Mid-Week Analysis

    Published 25 October 2000 | viewed 1,687 times

    Storm clouds grow darker by the day. With Nortel shocking technology bulls, it was another tumultuous day throughout the technology sector. So far this week,…

  • Mid-Week Analysis

    Published 18 October 2000 | viewed 1,680 times

    Amazingly, already wild conditions have become only more chaotic in global equity, currency, and credit markets. Here at home, the NASDAQ100 today traded in an…

  • Mid-Week Analysis

    Published 11 October 2000 | viewed 1,645 times

    Tumultuous conditions continue this week in global financial markets. Investor discontent is certainly growing here at home, with the Dow declining 2% and the S&P500…