Interest Rates

Support at 3.0%?

February 8, 2014

The bond market has sold off rather dramatically since mid-year when the Fed signaled its intent to begin the tapering process. The yield on the 10-year Treasury bond [...]

Playing with Fire

November 27, 2013

There is ample discussion about the possible damage that may ensue as a result of the federal government’s inability to agree on budgets and debt ceiling increases. So [...]

Absolutely Wrong

August 17, 2011

Absolutists, extremists, and strict dogmatists all worry me. Each forgoes the shading of his personal interpretations in lieu of strictly accepted criteria. All are [...]

Can America Be Fixed?

June 13, 2011

I gave a speech last week and was asked what we need to do to fix/remedy the devolution of not only our economy but our societal standards as well. I shared my answer with [...]

It Can Go Higher

November 18, 2009

Do you remember what you were thinking during the depths of the market decline? On March 9, 2009, the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 6,547 – down nearly 54% [...]