Late last week the headlines rang out “JUICE IS FREE !!!!”. Orange juice immediately dropped 20 cents on that news. OK just kidding folks, that’s just how my warped brain thinks. But remember other OJ, 3 strikes and you’re out.
Metals: Fed inaction on interest rates continues to weaken the US Dollar which has […]
Let’s see now, I no longer watch the news because… well just because. I don’t watch much regular TV because everything on these days is either a competition (think American ninja warriors, battle of the network stars, dancing with the stars.. OK you get it) or an inane reality show. (think Kardashians, any city Housewives […]Continue Reading →
With Memorial Day approaching next week I for one offer my greatest thanks and gratitude to all of our military personal past, present and future and pray for their sacrifice and safety on this coming Memorial Day and always. I guess 18 year olds in past generations weren’t allowed the luxury of “safe spaces” to […]Continue Reading →
Hello Fellow Traders,
Yesterday was May Day and what better way to celebrate workers rights and the right to work than by taking the day off from work to protest for rights you already have.
Metals: Gold is holding up nicely near recent lows while silver has been bludgeoned for a $1.70 break […]
OK folks, with baseball season starting we can now say for the first time since 1909…. The World Champion Chicago Cubs !!!!!!!!
Metals: At this point it does not appear that we will see any huge moves for metals. Gold held up better than silver on the late break Friday and yesterday and copper […]
Last fall into winter the LaNina’ pattern was entrenched along the Western US coast in the Pacific. This usually leads to nasty Midwest winters with plenty of cold and snow. By early December we had already seen temps in the single digits and a pair of 8 inch snowfalls. But then ……. A vicious polar […]Continue Reading →
February 14. I know I was supposed to do something today. Now what was that again. Birthday, no. Anniversary, no. It seems like something important but I just can’t put my finger on it. Oh well I’m sure I’ll remember when I get home tonight. This Week’s Commentary. Metals: I have been writing for weeks […]Continue Reading →
Congrats to the New England Patriots as for a change the game overshadowed the much ballyhooed new commercials hype. OK all, two weeks until major league baseball players report to spring training, always a psychological boost to Midwesterners. This Week’s Commentary Metals: As expected the Fed did not raise rates last week and this extended […]Continue Reading →
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