Monthly Archives: October 2013

Japan is a Train Wreck

The latest insane policy to come out of Japan is that they are going to raise the countries’ sales tax from 5% to 8%! Yes, the Japanese economy is starting to grow. But so is inflation. Yet Prime Minister Shinzo … Continue reading

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Why The Market is Like a Texas Sheriff

I had long hair and was driving a Volkswagen van. Yep, a total cliche of looking like a hippy. Well, I was a hippy so I guess that was to be expected. I was driving as fast that that old … Continue reading

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Why The Fed Will Not Taper Soon

The market was shocked last month when the Fed declined to cut their monthly bond buying. The Fed has basically said that the economy, especially the labor market, is not strong enough to stand on its own feet. Inflation is … Continue reading

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