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.

Bye Bye Kellogg’s…

Add Kellogg’s to the list of all things avoidable, both the products and the stock (ticker K ) Continue reading

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Earnings Report Impression

An interesting pattern in earnings reports so far this quarter. Sales of arms and ammo and things to Government, up, things bought by tax payers, dropping… Continue reading

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Golden Cross – Death Cross

An interesting site for getting ideas on 50 day SMA / 200 day SMA crossovers. Continue reading

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Putin Starts His October Move – Pivot To Shia and Wet Kiss to Saudi

Russia plays the oil card in building an Arab Sunni / Shia Muslim block on their southern border, while causing trouble for the EU and USA. Turkey in the mix too. Continue reading

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European Banks – Does A Dropped Bucket Of Piss Crash, Or Just Evaporate?

Just how bad are European Banks? What will become of the Euro Zone as this progresses? Does DB splat, or evaporate? Continue reading

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Caller: 855-288-0080

A bogus robo call, and an endorsement for William Westphal E.A. Continue reading

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Hollywood’s Love Of Fascism

Mussolini was celebrated by Hollywood and by FDR in the early 30s. He even got a cameo in a Hollywood movie of the time (which Title I can’t identify). Lately there has been an attempt to hide these attributes of Fascism and distance it from the origin in Socialism. Further, the particular brand of socialism as half way from Capitalism to Communism has made a return labeled “3rd Way Progressive”. Folks seem to have forgotten who coined the term (Mussolini). Also, some notes on “3rd Way” economics, its roots in Socialism via the Fascist brand of Socialism, and the present attempts at resurrection by the Clintons and Obama. Continue reading

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