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Jobs and Recovery

This is going to be another long one. The April non-farm payrolls report showed a record 20.5 Million jobs were lost as the US Economy was shut down to stop the spread of the coronavirus.…
May 8, 2020
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Recovery & Alphabet Soup

2020 has been a year like no other. We are only one-third in. For we investors, it’s felt like an eternity. At least that’s the way it’s felt at my house. It’s a new month,…
May 1, 2020
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Open. Close. Re-Open?

This was another eventful week. I write this a lot these days. The weeks are so eventful, in ways I never once imagined. And it's real. The world has been in lockdown to combat a…
April 24, 2020
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Tug-of-War on a Tightrope

It feels like there is a massive tug-of-war going on. And the tug-of-war is taking place on a tightrope. It is clearly centered around the subject of Covid 19 and a return to normalcy. It's…
April 9, 2020
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Bay Area Lockdown – Day 11

This was another record week. Stocks had one of the best weeks in history. The Stock Market saw the best three-day bounce since the Great Depression. Of course, it followed one of the worst. That's…
March 27, 2020
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Limit Down, Limit Up

We are going to remember this week for a while. We're going to remember it for a number of reasons. We are going to remember it for the Coronavirus. We're going to remember it for…
March 13, 2020
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Investing is a Journey

Market volatility is back, big time. The S&P has experienced six 3% daily moves, both up and down, in the last two weeks. This type of price action had not occurred in the previous 24…
March 6, 2020
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Please Read This

There is no sugar coating. This was a bad week for stock investors, whereas bond investors had one of the better weeks in history. It set all kinds of records for bad. It was the…
February 28, 2020