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How to Invest Safely in Today’s Volatility


TrimTabs’ Charles Biderman and Jim Bianco of Bianco Research discuss investment strategy during today’s volatile economic times. For a complete transcript: READ MORE

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Has the Fed’s Tapering Ended Five-Year Bull Market?


TrimTabs’ Charles Biderman and Jim Bianco of Bianco research discuss whether or not the Federal Reserve’s tapering has ended a five-year bull market. READ MORE

Talking Economics with Jim Bianco: Why Government Data is Useless


TrimTabs’ President and CEO Charles Biderman speaks with Jim Bianco of Bianco Research about the current state of our economy in the third episode of a three-part series.

Biderman Discusses Fund Flows on CNBC


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Bad Data Hurting U.S. Economy


The secret of my success, in my opinion, has been my ability to accurately describe parts of the market and economy exactly the way they are and exactly the way they are not. I say power to make change starts with being grounded in what is actually happening right now. Not knowing what is really so and just guessing will make any existing problem much worse. If certainty creates power, uncertainty destroys power. Read More

Tapering Will Spike Interest Rates Guaranteeing Recession


In my last video before taking some time off I said that I expected a weak August jobs report and an imploding housing market to postpone the start of taper time. Well, the August jobs report was weaker than expected and mortgage bankers today reported that new mortgage applications have plunged to levels not seen since the 2008 low. Regardless of the weakness, the bond market apparently still believes that even if the Fed might not start tapering this month, tapering will start before year end. Read More

Mass Psychosis is Why Fed Has Been Able to Create Biggest Bubble of All Time


The stock market continues to move upward. The market value of all US stocks is $22 trillion, a whopping $13 trillion increase from the March 2009 low and roughly equal to the all-time peak reached in October 2007. The more the stock market has gone up the more investors, economists and financial commentators, all firmly believe that the U.S. economy is on the verge of rapid growth. Read More

To Win At Investing: Find an Edge


I have been playing the financial markets for over 40 years. Successful investors all share a common trait: They each have found an edge that enables them to outperform. Historically, before the internet, there were mainly two “edges” available to investors. The first is to know more about a company, industry or product than what the market knows. The second is to be the first to get the news, also known as trading on insider information. Read More

Charles BidermanCharles Biderman is the Chairman of TrimTabs Investment Research and Portfolio Manager of the TrimTabs Float Shrink ETF (TTFS)