On the surface and if you look only at the market wide indexes, nothing much happened today. The Standard & Poor’s 500 stock index, for example, finished just 0.31% lower–that’s 6.63 points–to 2132.55. But look at which assets and sectors...
Released yesterday, the Census Bureau’s annual report painted an extremely positive view of the economy as a whole. So positive, in fact, that I’ve actually got some hope now that the fundamentals of the economy might even justify record stock prices (at...
Greetings from Norway. I’m in the land of fjords, Viking ships, and stave churches. It’s a quick trip with a few days in Oslo (where we are now) and then a train ride over the mountains to Bergen and some fjord-seeing with a flight back on Saturday. The site will be...
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