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The High Comedy of “Peak Trump”

Stock Market By David Stockman.  |  March 22, 2019

As a matter of fact, it will be generally found that the popular joke is not true to the letter, but is true to the spirit. Read More

The Fed Broke the Market

Stock Market By David Stockman.  |  February 21, 2019

This is less teaching than damage control. You may as well paint a house that’s on fire. Read More

Jamie Dimon Said…

Stock Market By David Stockman.  |  December 7, 2018

It is very extraordinary, if the head of the money department of a country, being unprincipled enough to sacrifice his trust and his integrity, could not have contrived objects of profit sufficiently large to have Read More

What Price? What Victory? What Now?

Stock Market By David Stockman.  |  December 5, 2018

Détente does not mean the end of danger. Improvements in both the tone and substance of our relations have indeed reduced tensions and heightened the prospects for peace. Read More

Anatomy of a “Bubble Finance” Operation

Stock Market By David Stockman.  |  November 29, 2018

Bonasera: Be my friend… Godfather. Read More

The Time of Duopoly Is Over

Stock Market By David Stockman.  |  October 31, 2018

On Monday, there were more sellers than buyers. But it took a 900-point-plus intraday swing in the Dow Jones Industrial Average to get that sorted. On Tuesday, there were more buyers than sellers. Read More

Comfortably Dumb

Stock Market By David Stockman.  |  October 18, 2018

Today’s the 11th trading session since the Dow Jones Industrial Average made its latest all-time high. That’s a little more than two weeks. But, already, it seems like months. Read More

The Workingman’s Dead

Stock Market By David Stockman.  |  August 23, 2018

Ok. Just a little pinprick. There’ll be no more Ah! But you may feel a little sick. – Pink Floyd, “Comfortably Numb” (1979) They call the CBOE Volatility Index “the VIX. Read More

Goldilocks Is Gone

Stock Market By David Stockman.  |  July 26, 2018

Look Out Below – 1919 silent comedy short directed by Hal Roach and starring Harold Lloyd and Bebe Daniels From here, it looks like this bull market has, maybe, 5% upside. Read More

The Truth Is the Enemy of the Share Price

Stock Market By David Stockman.  |  May 24, 2018

“Everybody gets pinched. But you did it right. You told ’em nothing, and they got nothing... I’m proud of you. Read More