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December 15, 2020

Biden Wins Electoral College: Here’s What His First 100 Days Look Like

Well, it’s official… After much hemming and hawing, the Electoral College cast their votes yesterday.  And despite the near-constant din of denial, Joseph Robinette Biden, Jr. […]
December 10, 2020

Four “I’s” Moving Markets Today: IPO’s, Initial Claims, Inflation, and Interest Rates

When my wife and I were still dating, there was a period of about a year (2008-2009) where she worked as an actress in New York […]
December 9, 2020

The Right Stuff: Goodbye to Chuck Yeager; Hello to These 2 Aviation Stocks

West Virginia is a unique place to grow up. It’s a tiny state tucked away entirely in the Appalachian Mountain range… which has historically kept more […]
December 4, 2020

Bond Fire: Santa Ana Winds Deal Another Blow to US Economy

California firefighters have been incredibly busy this year. Back in August, lightning from the remnants of Tropical Storm Fausto ignited roughly 600 fires across the northern […]
December 2, 2020

En Lagarde: ECB to Issue Stimulus at Dec 10 Meeting as Euro Soars

It was nice to have a long weekend to rest up after the absolute barrage of economic data and news that came out last week before […]
November 25, 2020

Giving Thanks: Why We Need to Build a New America

As we all sit down for our Thanksgiving meals, it’s important to reflect on what’s most important in life. In our Declaration of Independence, author Thomas […]
November 24, 2020

On Sale: Add These 5 Gold Stocks to Your Christmas Shopping Lists

I started Thanksgiving shopping a little early this past week. New COVID cases are starting to climb here in Maryland, and I wanted to get out […]
November 20, 2020

Second Wave: New US COVID Outbreaks Stifle Vaccine Rally

Although last week’s news about the Pfizer vaccine pushed markets up to new all-time highs, they have since struggled somewhat to regain those top levels. Surprisingly, […]
November 18, 2020

Bitcoin Prices Near All-Time Highs… Is It Trying to Tell You Something?

Throughout my career, I’ve primarily focused on the physical world. Tracking the price movements and trade flows of precious metals, industrial metals, coal, oil and gas […]