On this day, as has been the case for the past 20 years, my eyes remain full of tears.
My first thought is to stay long cybersecurity, as this is the one slice of the software industry, no make that the entire economy, that bears almost inelastic demand.
This idol worship and top heaviness in the market has the effect of crowding out real innovation.
Pakistan, India and China are the regional economies that are most directly affected by the instability in Afghanistan.
Plus, questioning MicroStrategy Inc.'s plans to sell a bundle of debt to add to its Bitcoin long position.
The Pakistan Stock Exchange came under fire on Monday from separatists intent on taking hostages.
The Hong Kong treason law is knocking global markets. It's unclear how staunchly Western powers will defend the city's freedoms, and risk damaging China ties.
As the president's press conference on China approaches, there is ample reason for some risk-off behavior. Meantime, Zscaler's earnings beat is a good time to take a profit.
Beijing has given up playing the game of pretending that Hong Kong is governing itself. You could potentially be charged under the city's new national-security law.
Call me Mr. Downside.