Dec 4, 2013
Last week, I got an opportunity to read a lot more and focus on many news issues that usually do not get press or air time in the United States.
Nov 20, 2013
There is no real growth in many regions of the world, and the Western economies stand at the forefront of the regions with virtually no growth.
Nov 13, 2013
As I write this missive, the interest rates in this country are on the rise again. The 10-year note, which is used as a benchmark for various consumer loans, sits at about 2.8 percent.
Nov 6, 2013
It is hard to pinpoint the extent of hostility against the U.S. dollar, but the resentment toward the United States and the U.S. dollar is definitely ratcheting up as time passes.
Oct 30, 2013
On every legal tender note in the United States, we see the affirmation "In God we Trust." So whether you agree or not, you are forced to believe in God. Given what is happening these days, it is a good thing that we trust in God and not the Federal Reserve or the current government shenanigans.
Oct 23, 2013
This is the beginning of another major leg down for the U.S. dollar.
Oct 16, 2013
The Europeans cannot comprehend how the government can shut down. They understand that two political parties can disagree on policies or spending matters. However, it never gets to a point where the government gets shut down.
Oct 9, 2013
The potential upcoming default of the U.S. debt has led to a conundrum for bond and stock traders. I see them pushed into a corner with their backs against the wall.