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Each trading day, at the opening bell, we discuss the significant economic events, earnings reports, and financial news which are likely to impact today's markets.
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PMI: The Almost Perfect Indicator.

Aug. 4, 2021

Wouldn't it be great if we could have an economic indicator, that told us just when the production process began? Going up, when plants and factories begin to make things. And declining when they begin to cut back on their production.

Corporate Reform: China vs. The USA.

Aug. 3, 2021

Perhaps no where is the contrast between the economic systems of China and the USA more stark, than in their approach to Corporate Reform. Here in America, this is a particularly pressing issue. As more and more in the public see the power and influence ...

Corporate Reform: China vs. The USA.

Aug. 3, 2021

Perhaps no where is the contrast between the economic systems of China and the USA more stark, than in their approach to Corporate Reform. Here in America, this is a particularly pressing issue. As more and more in the public see the power and influence ...

This Is The Free Market?

Aug. 2, 2021

Free Enterprise is one of the great traditions, and core values of the American Culture. The ability of virtually everyone to own shares in publicly traded corporations, is considered an almost sacred right in this country. And an essential part of all ...

What "Opening Up" Means To Amazon.

Aug. 1, 2021

It was a fascinating week for Markets In the USA, and a very difficult week for Analysts. Nearly everything they had predicted went the other way this week. In a particularly stunning disclosure, Amazon, the major online retailer, revealed that they move...

The Global Economic Week And Market Comments

Aug. 1, 2021

n looking at the 6 major economies reporting this week. France stands our as showing the slowest recovery to date. Their economy grew at less than 1% during the second quarter. Next slowest was South Korea growing at less than 6% for this year so far. Sl...

Recent Blog Posts

The Fed Blinks...Again!

Last week it appeared that the stars had aligned. That, for the first time since the Pandemic's Economic Lock-Down, that the Fed would return to a more n…

The Loss Of Price Discovery.

It's simply the cornerstone. And upon it is all else is built in this free market system. It is price. You no doubt remember your college economics's…

Labor, The Forgotten Dimension In The Economy.

It's easy to equate how the economy is performing, with how the stock market is doing. Currently, with all the major averages either at or near all time …