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A Time for Heartfelt Thanks
November 24, 2016 Government & PoliticsAfter one of the most divisive election campaigns ever, remember that Thanksgiving is a day to count our blessings as Americans, to consider what unites us and not to dwell on what might divide us.
The Better Angels of Our Nature
November 8, 2016 Government & PoliticsAmerica is justifiably frustrated this election. Freedom appears to have taken a back seat, but each of us has the innate ability to determine our own fate — a most prized individual liberty.
The Best, Most Conservative Measure for Volatility: VIX Fear Index
September 23, 2016 Trading StrategiesMany investors are looking for ways to avoid the dangers of a market crash similar to 2008. The best, and most conservative, way is to follow the VIX — aka the fear index.
The Leading Edge of the Dollar Hurricane
September 7, 2016 CurrencyU.S. exports are down nearly $64 billion so far this year, and yet the Fed is flirting with raising interest rates. Can you imagine the economic storm if the dollar gets any stronger?