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.

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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PBR, Corruption, and why timing matters

How a change of government to more Socialist, and a bit of graft and corruption, can ruin a good stock. Continue reading

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SPY goes flat, TLT rising

A brief look at stock and bond trends. Continue reading

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Unlimiting Resources – Basalt for a High Tech Stone Age

The Malthusians have always been wrong, but they still love their “scare stories”. The Club Of Rome also loves to push the ‘running out’ scare, and has for at least 40 years that I know of (they facilitated “The Limits … Continue reading

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Brief Note On The Fed Speaks

The Fed said to go out and buy, so expect a Christmas Rally and markets to rise for a week or two. Then sanity will return. Continue reading

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