Market Update: 01-14-19

The Issachar Fund (LIONX) is 100% in Cash patiently waiting our next opportunity.  I bought a few stock positions in LIONX last week (dipped my toe in the water) that did not perform as expected so I quickly sold them.  I believe the market is “ripe” for a pull-back as price approaches a “ceiling” of resistance.  On 12/21/18, the...

Market Update: 01-07-19

The Issachar Fund (LIONX) finished 2018 up 2.41% with a Maximum Draw Down (MDD) of only 4.43% while the S&P 500 Index finished 2018 down 4.38% with an MDD of 19.36%! LIONX is 100% in CASH waiting for the next opportunity. Click here for my latest LIONX Fact Sheet Fed Chairman, Jay Powell, promises to be patient with raising rates, jobs...

Market Update: 12-31-18

LYONS MARKET UPDATE – Monday, December 31, 2018 Cash is a good place to be!  I took a few short stock positions and quickly covered them as they were going in the wrong direction and the Fund ended up nearly break-even on the trade.  I believe this is a trader’s market and not an investors’ market.  I will continue to sit...

Market Update: 12-24-18

The Issachar Fund (LIONX) is Still on Defense with 100% in Cash (money market: FIGXX)! LIONX is up 2.41% YTD with a Maximum Draw Down (MDD) of only 4.43% versus a loss of -7.87% for the S&P with an MDD of -17.12%. The S&P 500 peaked on 10/3/18 and I took LIONX to an all CASH position on 10/4/18. Since October 4th, I have been invested four...

Market Update: 12-17-18

LYONS MARKET UPDATE – Monday, December 17, 2018The S&P 500 Index is down about 1%, YTD!  From January 1, 2018 to September 20, the S&P 500 was up over 11% and now has a negative return for the year.  What caused this “week” to be so “weak” and lose 1.4%?  I believe potentially higher rates by the Fed and more trade...

Market Update: 12-10-18

The Issachar Fund (LIONX) is on Defense with 100% in Cash! I believe this is a trader’s market and not an investor’s market. I consider myself an investor who sometimes trades when I feel the opportunity outweighs the potential risk. I wrote the LIONX Prospectus to allow me the flexibility to be long, short or anywhere in between. I did not...