2nd Quarter Market Review

2nd Quarter Market Review

This is the way the quarter ends – with a central bank scare. Central bankers are stodgy. They speak carefully. For many, reading the words ‘Federal Reserve’ is enough to cause boredom to set in and web surfing to ensue. Last week, though, the European Central Bank...

An Oh-So-Brief Brief on Digital Money! November 25, 2013

An Oh-So-Brief Brief on Digital Money! If you read or watched the news during the past few months, you may already know this, but there has been an explosion of interest in digital money. That’s the reason you may be hearing and reading about dozens of companies...

Weekly Perspective, November 25, 2013

The Markets Really?! Okay. Okay. If you’ve been trekking through Siberia or Patagonia for about a year, then maybe it surprised you to hear the minutes from the Federal Reserve Open Market Committee meeting showed it expects to begin tapering Quantitative Easing...

Weekly Persepctive, November 18, 2013

The Markets If you found holiday songs or Beatles tunes humming through your head last week, it may have been your subconscious processing world and market events. Over the river and through the woods/To Grandmother’s house we go . . .Janet Yellen, current Vice...

Weekly Perspective, November 4, 2013

The Markets Exceptional . . .exceeds expectations . . . meets expectations . . . needs improvement . . . unsatisfactory. It’s a rating system familiar to anyone who has ever received a performance review. Right now, the performance of inflation is not meeting...

Where Are Interest Rates Headed? October 28, 2013

Where Are Interest Rates Headed According to the Federal Reserve, economists assume interest rates will move toward equilibrium or a ‘natural’ real rate of interest that takes into account inflation over the long term. The idea of a natural rate of...
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