Stocks surged again on a dovish Fed as the US Central Bank and US data is making up for bad news in other parts of the world.  Oil resumed its sell off and energy was a market laggard.  As widely known, the energy issues have...

The two day FOMC meeting commences today.  Much has changed since its last meeting held in October and their mid-September forecasts.   Oil has been crushed, the dollar has rallied and more Americans have jobs than expected.  Will the Fed be dovish or hawkish?   The sharp...

Perhaps the biggest surprise of 2014 is the collapse of oil prices.  In June crude was around $110/barrel.  At one juncture yesterday, prices were around $65/barrel following a 2 day 10% plunge, the result of the OPEC meeting where production was not cut....