Jul 5, 2016
The global economy will continue to muddle along and in the end Brexit will mean little.
Jun 24, 2016
President Barack Obama could reverse the position he took in April when he said a vote to leave would put the U.K. at the back of the line for a trade deal. He could, for example, say a U.S. president had no right to interfere in Britain’s politics.
Jun 13, 2016
George Soros has maintained a short position in the S P 500 since at least the first quarter of 2011. We know this from filings he makes with the Securities and Exchange Commission every quarter.
Jun 7, 2016
Can the gains continue without earnings growth? Bears and value investors will answer “no” but Janet Yellen is unlike anyone we’ve ever seen before. She might just be able to keep stocks rallying even if earnings continue to lag.
May 23, 2016
In America, more than 230 million citizens are eligible to vote while about 140 million pay income taxes. This is most likely the reason we face the problems we do.
May 16, 2016
Presumptive nominee Donald Trump is refusing to release his tax returns. Despite the deafening criticism, this a decision that demonstrates he is fit to hold the office of president.
May 12, 2016
The inevitable Democratic nominee for President Hillary Clinton has weighed in on the cost of daycare and not surprisingly calls for government action. She believes there should be a program to cap the cost of daycare at 10 percent.
Apr 28, 2016
A recent study concluded that the growth of regulation between 1977 and 2012 reduced economic growth by about 0.8 percent a year. Without all of those new regulations, GDP would be about $4 trillion higher.