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May 8, 2020

What We Do in the Shadows: Stories Told by Hidden Data

In case you haven’t been able to tell by my writing these past few weeks, I love pop culture. Whether it’s music, movies, TV, theater, art, […]
May 6, 2020

Rage Against the Machines: Algorithms Losing Steam

I read a great blog on Bloomberg this morning that talked about “fundamentals” versus “technicals.” For those who might not be aware, “fundamental” metrics attempt to […]
May 1, 2020

Breaking: National Treasure Released From Vault

Full disclosure: I love the movie National Treasure, and its Academy Award™– winning star, Nicholas Cage. To me, it’s like an adult version of Goonies. If […]
April 29, 2020

“Roll With It” – The Tao of Steve Winwood

When I look back at the arc of my career, the first thing I notice is that it… well, it wasn’t much of an arc. Frankly, […]
April 23, 2020

“Euro Mean One, Mr. Brent”

Economic research is a weird business. For instance, my specific area of expertise is energy, metals and mining. But the process of becoming an expert on […]
April 21, 2020

Don’t Buy the Dip… Buy the Drip

Yesterday was crazy. I woke up to an inbox full of subject lines like “are you watching this?” and “oil is just collapsing”. Now, we’ve written […]
April 17, 2020

Some Good News and Some Gold News!

Treating severe cases of COVID-19 has been a challenge for healthcare workers. The approach has been to ease symptoms and prevent secondary infections. Physicians are using […]
April 14, 2020

Feeding The 7.8 Billion

I hope everyone had a safe and happy Easter weekend! My family and I certainly did. My birthday also coincided with the holiday, and all I […]