Weekly Market Commentary

June 19, 2018

The 14 members of OPEC meet on Friday at secretariat headquarters, Helferstorferstrasse 17 in Vienna’s first district, to discuss whether or not to lift an 18-month old production cap and sundry other pressing matters.


June 12, 2018

Universal Studios Singapore is an eight year-old theme park featuring the world’s tallest dueling rollercoaster, a pair of traditional and inverted coasters that shoot off at the same time and loop around each other.


June 05, 2018

Things couldn’t be better and the global economy is on the verge of collapse. The U.S. unemployment rate is about as low as it can go and stocks are doomed.


May 29, 2018

As usual, there is a lot going on in the world. Financial markets are heading into the final weeks of the second quarter and risk assets are not in favor at the moment.


May 22, 2018

Last week, thousands across the country observed National Police Week and paid tribute to peace officers who have died or been disabled in the line of duty. The 30th annual candlelight vigil was held on the National Mall not far from where the National Law Enforcement Museum is being constructed.


May 15, 2018

Ty Cobb still holds the record for the highest career batting average at .366, and Bill Bergen holds last place at .170 after 11 years in the majors. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar scored more points than any other pro basketball player at 38,387; he also holds the record for most personal fouls at 4,657.


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