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It was back in early April of this year that Fed Chairman Jerome Powell was turning up the...

“Government is the only agency that can take a valuable commodity like paper, slap some ink on it...

This past weekend, MarketWatch ran an article titled “Tesla’s Musk Says U.S. Electric Production Needs to Double to...

This past Friday, Fed Chairman Jerome Powell delivered an amazingly dovish speech at Jackson Hole, Wyoming, that caught...

The Heritage Foundation and the Reagan Ranch last week held celebrations of the 40th anniversary of “Reaganomics.” Living economists...

Expectations for a “once-and-for-all” announcement about the Fed’s timetable for its plan to taper quantitative easing (QE) are...

“Bull markets climb a wall of worry.” -- “Maxims of Wall Street” (p. 66) “Bull markets never die...

One thing about this market is that it can’t seem to make up its mind about whether inflation...

Most investors are keenly aware that the market hates uncertainty, and they understand why the indices buckle when...

“Don’t give me timing. Give me time.” -- Jesse Livermore (“The Maxims of Wall Street,” p. 137, see www.skousenbooks.com) During our financial...