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October 22, 2020

Top Gun: US Destroyer Buzzes Through Taiwan Strait, Rankles China

I’m not sure if there’s a more iconic 80’s movie than Top Gun. It has all the trappings of the era – a killer soundtrack, a […]
October 20, 2020

Leverage: Robinhood Traders Piling into Call Options Again

Every year, there are three days that I look forward to more than any others. The first happens in mid-February, when Major League Baseball pitchers and […]
October 17, 2020

Are Oil Wells Going Dry – And Is This the End of the Supermajor?

On August 27th, 1859, George Bissel and Edwin Drake changed the American petroleum industry forever. The two men were responsible for the first successful use of […]
October 15, 2020

Jobs Tank in US and COVID Locks Down Europe… but China is Restocking?

Although most media outlets this morning were zeroed in on the lack of stimulus and new cases of coronavirus beginning to ramp up in the US, […]
October 14, 2020

It’s All Relative: Banks, Funds Upbeat on Downtrodden US Economy

The hardest class I ever took in college was Physics, and it wasn’t even close. While some concepts were fairly straightforward – Newton’s Laws, for example […]
October 10, 2020

Trump Doesn’t Pay Taxes, Why Should You?

How would you feel if you found out that the average American billionaire pays less in taxes than you do? Not just a little less. In […]
October 8, 2020

Eruption: Markets Explode Higher Despite Hurricane, Debates, COVID, Unemployment

From the moment I first tuned into MTV as a child in the early 1980’s, I was hooked for life. There was something about bringing a […]
October 6, 2020

No Deal: Trump Nixes Stimulus Talks, Jeopardizing US Recovery

Keeping up with economic data these days is like drinking from a fire hose… it comes at you incredibly fast. And while I spent a lot […]
October 2, 2020

Wrecking Ball: Dollar Milkshake Theory Eruption, “Real” Rates and Stimulus

“The people that say the central banks are out of bullets, I think, come on guys, these guys are the greatest magicians in history” -Brent Johnson […]