January 2012

Apple + Fed = GAINS!

January 25, 2012

Apple’s better-than-expected earnings have driven a $25+ rally in today’s share price to over $446 per share. This move carried Apple’s market capitalization, currently [...]

Buy The Banks?

January 18, 2012

Bank stock prices have increased significantly over the past couple of months. In fact, the Financials sector of the S&P 500 has been up more than any other sector since [...]

More Government Money?

January 11, 2012

I don’t understand the Japanese economy. The federal government has a huge debt burden, and the country’s bonds have suffered credit rating downgrades, yet the yield on [...]

One More Year?

January 5, 2012

Federal Reserve intervention in the economy has profound implications for not only the prices of goods and services, but also financial assets. The Fed has kept the Fed Funds [...]