Interest Rates

Show Me the Growth!

November 9, 2017

Last week’s news that the economy grew at a 3% pace for the second straight quarter has led to a lot of optimism about the economy finally breaking out to the upside. [...]

Great Expectations

March 29, 2017

The market response to last week’s Federal Reserve meeting and press conference was somewhat perplexing.  The interest-rate hike itself wasn’t a surprise – [...]

“TINA” is Back

July 6, 2016

By now I’m sure you’ve heard something about how disastrous the British vote to exit the European Union (aka, the Brexit) will be for both the global economy and [...]

Brexit Passed!

June 24, 2016

Yesterday, in a repudiation of the status quo, British citizens voted to leave the European Union.  The vote for independence was due to frustration over EU restrictions on [...]