Category Archives: Economics – Trading – and Money

Topics related to money, trading, and markets, but NOT including my weekly market commentary found under Wall Street Week.

Tesla Home Battery Hype

Tesla announced a new battery to great hoopla. I’m not impressed at the cost per kW-hr of storage. Continue reading

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Paris, $100 Billion PER YEAR, Climate Pledges, and Green Cool-aid

A brief look at “the other side” and their $100 Billion Per Year goal for Paris. Continue reading

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Euros, Deflation, and Greece

The Economist thinks that the EU is headed for deflation and the cure is for governments to print more money and spend it with cronies of government and companies with large lobbyist departments (i.e. on ‘infrastructure’ projects) while ignoring the impact of high taxation rates and heavy burdensome regulatory environments. Continue reading

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China, Roads, Shipping, Pipelines, and Placing a Go Stone

China is on a roll playing strategic position games while the USA whines about the weather. Continue reading

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TLT doing something odd – stocks sideways drift slight rise

A broad look at various stock and bond tickers, with emphasis on TLT the US bond fund, and some broad economic comments. Continue reading

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