Unless you’re a seasoned commodities trader or a die-hard gold bug, you may not be that familiar with the gold-to-silver ratio. If not, read on, as we’ll explain what it is, how it’s traditionally interpreted, and how you might use it to inform your precious metals trades or allocations....

Please find below the September performance numbers of the managed futures funds we follow in our monthly report. Managed Futures Performance September average return: -3.62% 2019 average return: +13.59% ManagerPerf.YTD Aspect Capital-3.87%+22.94% Campbell & Company-2.40%+20.45% Cantab Capital Partners-1.79%+38.71% Chesapeake Capital-2.18%+1.58% Crabel-0.98%+4.44% Dunn Capital-11.16%+21.53% FORT L.P.-2.88%+17.42% Graham Capital Mgmt.-2.42%+17.95% ISAM-10.97%+8.67% Lynx Asset Mgmt.-4.72%+23.21% Man Investments-6.81%+14.70% Millburn Ridgefield+1.90%+2.39% Quantitative Inv. Mgmt.-1.64%-9.11% Quantica Capital-0.70%+26.46% SEB Asset Mgmt.-3.26%+5.47% Transtrend BV-5.06%+7.61% Winton...

Adopting a trend following approach may only be the first step toward achieving robust portfolio diversification. As most experienced investors know, the best market analysis can’t project far beyond the present. The same can be said of fund performance statistics. Both can tell you about what’s happening now (with a...

Have you ever wondered how certain trend traders have managed to build such incredible fortunes?  You’ve heard the stories.  Take Ed Seykota, for example.  He turned an initial $12,000 investment into $15 million over twelve years.  And then there’s Michael Marcus, who turned $30,000 into $80 million in less than twenty...

Please find below the August performance numbers of the managed futures funds we follow in our monthly report.

Managed Futures Performance

 

Let’s face it: nobody likes being uncomfortable.  But sometimes you have to be willing to experience a certain amount of discomfort in order to reap the greatest reward.  Trend-following trading is based on this principle.  Let’s face it: nobody likes being uncomfortable. But sometimes you have to be...

Please find below the July performance numbers of the managed futures funds we follow in our monthly report.

Managed Futures Performance

 

Please find below the June performance numbers of the managed futures funds we follow in our monthly report.

Managed Futures Performance

Please find below the April performance numbers of the managed futures funds we follow in our monthly report.

Managed Futures Performance

Recently the CME brought to market the new Micro E-Mini Futures. The addition of these products make trend following trading with mini and micro contracts a great option for the small account trader. Trend Following strategies offer diversification and outsized returns for...