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Monday, October 25, 2021

The unintended parallels of the recent Homeland season

Let's be honest, I haven't met anyone who doesn't love Showtime's Homeland series. It has slowed down a bit in the last couple of...
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Oil price set to continue running wild

With oil hovering around the $30 mark, many are starting to call for a complete collapse of the industry via predictions of another 50%...

Nonfarm payroll report drops below expectations for August, and lowered from prior months

Here we go again.  How in the world can we produce less than adequate employment opportunities to sustain the workforce, and yet continue to...

Get out of the market now!

Japan just opened down another 1.7% this evening.  Couple that with the rotation into 10-year bonds, and the continued steady decline in US markets...

S&P flirts with 1,150 – the path to freefall

Market shocks caused by the Democrats lack of fiscal discipline, and misguided stimulus efforts are being felt world-wide.  While Asian markets retreated significantly, overnight,...

Bernanke and the Federal Reserve’s attempt to ease the country and markets into slower growth

Federal Reserve minutes were published today, and coupled with Ben Bernanke's press conference, an new and unusual dynamic has surfaced for the markets and...

Pending risks from the Greek debt crisis

The European Union's message to Greece is effectively, "Times Up!" With the Euro down close to 2% against the dollar in today's trading (at...

Consumer Price Index comes in higher than expectations

The markets were looking for 0% change in CPI, but to everyone's surprise, it came in at 0.2%. As the report states, it actually...

Recession again? Economic preview via weekly claims report

It happened, yet again. The claims data wasn't warm and fuzzy as President Obama had dreamed. The economy is in a strange phase now....

US markets, where do we go from here?

Big Ben delivered what was expected, at least for us, and the markets continued their awkward movements towards uncertainty. Watch out for next week,...

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