The Market is Not on Your Side

The Market is revered.  I’m talking about The Market, with a capital T and capital M. It can’t be beaten so don’t try. It can’t be forecasted or predicted. It cannot be tamed.   Am I talking about The Market for stocks? The Market for bonds?  For houses, tulips, interest rates?   Yes.  All of the above.   The Read more about The Market is Not on Your Side[…]

Stop Hatin’ on Janet

In June, the chairwoman of the Federal Reserve, Janet Yellen, held a press conference after the two-day meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting.  The big announcement was that they left interest rates unchanged.  The market yawned, fully expecting this.  The talking heads, however, needing to fill air-time, arm chair quarterbacked it like true professional spectators. “What about this Read more about Stop Hatin’ on Janet[…]