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...

Many times I have opined the cheapest execution cost is most often the most expensive decision.  Yesterday’s volatility was deafening....