US Economy

Closing the Gap

June 19, 2020

It appears that the S&P 500 has settled into a trading range after making a run at its all-time high earlier this month.  The index currently sits about 8% from record [...]

The Energy Conundrum

October 11, 2018

Everyone watches oil prices, and for a good reason: nearly all goods and services produced in the global economy require the use of some energy during the production or sales [...]

2016, In Like a Lion

January 6, 2016

There are three psychological aspects of any bear or bull market: denial, acceptance, and fear or ebullience. In the bull, all good news is embraced and bad news is [...]