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Bull Market Ignores Child-President

May 22, 2017

  Equities   It certainly was a busy week in the stock market.  We had been expecting a dip to provide us with a buying opportunit...

This is Not What a Market Top Looks Like

May 19, 2017

Equities As expected, the policy uncertainty associated with the French election was essentially eliminated (Europe’s break-up was avoided)...

Europe's Phoenix

May 8, 2017

The European Union, like the mythical Phoenix, came into existence from the ashes of the two great wars.  Had Europe not experienced the soul...

French Fashion

April 24, 2017

    There are two types of economic uncertainty that can influence interest rates and investments in general; economic policy uncertaint...

The Twit's Twitter

April 17, 2017

The Donald has spent the last couple of weeks trying to obfuscate and distract the world away from the investigation into Russia’s influence on ...

Support for the Bull from Q1 Earnings

April 10, 2017

  The stock market remains in a bull market despite rising FED funds rates and balance sheet tightening (sometime later).  Earnings have ...