The Grift and Your Money

Investments By David Stockman.  |  October 17, 2019

As I note in the October issue of The Stockman Letter, “The Institute for Supply Management (ISM) services index for September came in well below expectations. Read More

What Do Your Investor-Eyes See?

Investments By Michael Coolbaugh.  |  October 17, 2019

Yesterday, I spent the afternoon packing away most of our outdoor non-essentials. Though I don’t have a degree in geoscience, I’m fairly confident temperatures will continue to drop over the coming weeks. Read More

“Easy Money” is All They Know

Investments By David Stockman.  |  September 13, 2019

If the present trend continues, the Dow Jones Industrial Average will close higher for the eighth straight day. Nice way to close the week. Read More

Illusions, Delusions, and Crises

Investments By David Stockman.  |  February 13, 2019

If something is there, you can only see it with your eyes open, but if it isn't there, you can see it just as well with your eyes closed. Read More

NATO Is Obsolete

Investments By David Stockman.  |  February 5, 2019

The various modes of worship which prevailed in the Roman world were all considered by the people as equally true; by the philosopher as equally false; and by the magistrate as equally useful. Read More

Nothing Is Too Big to Fail

Investments By David Stockman.  |  February 1, 2019

For they have sown the wind, and they shall reap the whirlwind: it hath no stalk: the bud shall yield no meal: if so be it yield, the strangers shall swallow it up. Read More

The Fed’s Netflix Economy

Investments By David Stockman.  |  January 15, 2019

Someone who lies and someone who tells the truth are playing on opposite sides, so to speak, in the same game. Read More

That Was One Helluva Long Year…

Investments By David Stockman.  |  December 31, 2018

Don’t look back. Something might be gaining on you. Read More

“Puff, Puff, Give”: The New Way to Wealth

Investments By David Stockman.  |  October 3, 2018

What, me worry? – Alfred E. Read More

A Patch of Problems

Investments By David Stockman.  |  September 18, 2018

Strange, strange are the dynamics of oil and the ways of oilmen. – Thomas Pynchon, Gravity’s Rainbow (1973) “Unhinged” is the only word to describe the Acela Corridor today. Read More