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One Good Ponzi Deserves Another

Economy By David Stockman.  |  December 10, 2019

A turbulent history has taught Chinese leaders that not every problem has a solution and that too great an emphasis on total mastery over specific events could upset the harmony of the universe. Read More

First Gifts of the Holiday Season

Stock Market By David Stockman.  |  December 5, 2019

I love these little people; and it is not a slight thing when they, who are so fresh from God, love us. Read More

The Buyback Debate

Stock Market By David Stockman.  |  November 29, 2019

For the Truth the Turkey is in Comparison a much more respectable Bird, and withal a true original Native of America… He is besides, though a little vain & silly, a Bird of Courage, and Read More

Jerome Knows His Lines

Stock Market By David Stockman.  |  November 14, 2019

Of course, it earned little notice amid the noise emanating from Imperial Washington’s impeachment extravaganza. But Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell testified before Congress this week, too. Here’s the money quote: The U.S. Read More

There He Goes Again…

Stock Market By Michael Coolbaugh.  |  November 14, 2019

If you’re an active investor, it’s easy to be consumed by economic data. Makes some sense, though… As the economy oscillates between recessions and expansions, it stands that the stock market should follow. Read More

“The War Was Over…”

Stock Market By David Stockman.  |  November 11, 2019

In April war was declared with Germany. Read More

It Can’t Add Up

Stock Market By David Stockman.  |  October 24, 2019

The unemployment rate is at a 50-year low, 3.5%. The trailing 12-month Consumer Price Index less food and energy posted at 2.35% in September; that’s about as close to the Federal Reserve’s 2. Read More

Déjà Vu

Stock Market By Michael Coolbaugh.  |  October 24, 2019

You ever find yourself standing there, stuck in a trance, not being quite able to put your finger on it but recalling vivid images of some certain experience? There are several theories regarding this phenomenon. Read More

A Step Towards Common Sense

Stock Market By David Stockman.  |  September 12, 2019

It’s the question of the day, the week, the month, the year, the entire damn era, submitted shortly before this morning’s open by Sven Henrich: “What is the true state of markets and the economy Read More

A Screaming Comes Across Their Screens

Stock Market By David Stockman.  |  September 9, 2019

“Price” today is being driven by a three-headed monster. There’s the mindless headline-reading algorithm. We have also the idiot day-trader. And, finally, it’s the momentum-riding speculator. It’s completely uncoupled from economic and financial fundamentals. Read More