Capitol Securities Management, Inc. continues its expansion plan with the opening of a new full-service branch office in Charleston, South Carolina. The branch will be led by Larry Bendt formerly of JHS Capital Advisors, LLC. The Charleston branch is the latest of the company’s regional offices...

The headlines are horrific but do the headlines really reflect reality?  Bad is good and good is bad, an environment where everyone has a view, a view that is automatically taken authoritatively given the unedited blogosphere.  It can be argued these radically different...

Markets traded lower Friday on August’s employment data.  I believe the statistics were mixed and can be used to make a case for or against a rate hike at the upcoming FOMC meeting.  I again ask does 0.25% really matter economically?  Unfortunately it...

Is the economy accelerating, the inverse of popular narrative?  August’s ISM non-manufacturing index rose to the second highest level since 2005.  The backlog jumped to the greatest point since 2007 and the new order index is now at a 10 year high.  This...