February 2, 2021

The Markets – February 02, 2021

The Markets They say people watching the same event often see different things. That seems to have been the case last week when share prices of […]
January 27, 2021

The Markets – January 26, 2021

The Markets Last week, as COVID-19 vaccination efforts continued, there was speculation about stock market corrections and asset bubbles. On Sunday morning, Bloomberg reported 63 million […]
January 20, 2021

The Markets – January 20, 2021

The Markets Investors were rocked by economic data showing the economy hit the brakes hard in December. Last week, major U.S. stock indices decelerated as investors […]
January 12, 2021

The Markets – January 12, 2021

The Markets The event at the United States Capitol building had a resounding impact around the world, but it didn’t deter global stock markets. Last week, […]
January 6, 2021

The Markets – January 06, 2021

The Markets Last week was the cherry on top of a turbulent year for investors. After the $900 billion fiscal stimulus bill was signed on Sunday, […]
December 29, 2020

The Markets – December 29, 2020

The Markets U.S. stock markets remained calm as a fresh chapter opened in the coronavirus stimulus saga last week. Congress managed to cobble together a new […]
December 22, 2020

The Markets – December 22, 2020

The Markets Congress is at $900 billion, will they hear $1.4 trillion, $1.4 trillion, governments at $900 billion, who’ll go $1.4 trillion, $1.4 trillion… The stimulus […]
December 8, 2020

The Markets – December 08, 2020

The Markets When is bad news good news? Take a look at last week. Major stock indices in the United States hit all-time highs on Friday, […]
December 2, 2020

The Markets – December 02, 2020

The Markets Last week, vaccine optimism immunized investors against signs of economic weakness. In previous commentaries we’ve written about narrative economics, which holds that popular stories […]