The market again has trouble not holding near S&P = 944ish. But not for a lack of trying! We witness each day the interpretation of data to be bullish (whether we agree or not), and we witness each day the post – 3:00pm program buying. The volume is light. It takes little to swing the market.  But no matter; she is tired. The market is tired. The market is Wile E. Coyote. I personally feel it is like Wile E. Coyote: The market is unable to just stop before the cliff. She tries to slam on the brakes,but it matters (more…)

I recently went to my doctor to get a check of my heart.  We did a few examines including a stress test.  The doctor hooked me up to a bunch of electrodes and had me get on the treadmill.  Once I reached my target heart rate, he stopped the test.  I believe that based on my age , my target heart rate was 170 beats per minute.  After I finished all my tests, I sat down with my doctor to go over the results.  Thankfully, things look good for me.  I wish I could say the same for the US banking (more…)


May, 2009