Weekly Market Commentary

October 10, 2017

Investors have been listening to Federal Reserve officials hum the same tune for so long that they have developed an earworm. Now they cannot seem to shake the darned rate hike refrain out of their heads.


October 03, 2017

In Greek mythology, Pandora was the first woman on Earth, created by Zeus to punish man. At her wedding to Epimetheus, Zeus gave her a box but warned her never to open it.


September 26, 2017

Iran unveiled a new Khorramshahr ballistic missile at a military parade, North Korea claimed that President Trump’s speech at the United Nations was a declaration of war, and the Federal Reserve announced its schedule for selling off part of its $4 trillion of holdings.


September 19, 2017

The global organization known as the United Nations was formed after World War II to promote international cooperation, peace and security and has been the subject of praise, controversy, criticism and reform efforts for 72 years.


September 12, 2017

The week after Labor Day was classified as a Category 5 for news. For once, it seemed that there were not enough people in the media to cover all of the goings-on.


September 05, 2017

For many of us, summer is ending with a lot more than complaining about the start of school. Hurricane Harvey has devastated parts of Texas and Louisiana, and Hurricane Irma has grown into a Category 5 Storm.


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