There is little I can write about yesterday’s market action.  Traders assessed disappointing outlooks from a giant manufacturing and consumer products company.  There are prospects of higher interest rates and oil slumped on predictions of an increase in supply....

Equites were moderately higher yesterday on a flurry of merger announcements. Optimism is also rising that earnings will turn positive this quarter, the first such occurrence in six quarters....

The election is two weeks away.  Many believe Hillary Clinton will be the forty fifth president.  There is also a growing minority opining there may be a Brexit like surprise given the many similarities....

About a week ago following the release of Alcoa’s disappointing earnings most had pronounced the current profit season as an utter disaster.  One week later, most are stating the opposite.  Results are now expected to rise about 0.6%, ending five consecutive quarters of decline.  Revenues...

What else can I write about last night’s debate?  American politics have just reached a generational low.  I will opine however today’s vitriol is nothing as compared to past tectonic elections....

There will be volumes written about the 2016 election.  There will be libraries created if Trump is elected.   While I am not voting for Donald Trump but rather voting against Hillary Clinton as I believe she acts and believes she is above the rule of...

Like many I am disgusted with the two candidates of the 2016 election.  One is a boorish thug and the other is engrained in the establishment believing the rules do not apply to her.  The media is more focused upon sexual issues 15-30 years ago...

Equities fluctuated with the S & P hovering around a one month low amid data that bolstered the argument for higher borrowing cost, while remarks from FRB Chair Yellen signaled the central bank will remain deliberate in rising rates....

Democracy is ugly. It is visceral.  It is filled with animosity.  It is awesome!!  We are witnessing the greatest form of government ever devised during some of its finest moments.  What??...