March 24, 2021

The Markets – March 24, 2021

The Markets What are professional asset managers thinking? Bank of America recently published the results of its March global asset managers’ survey, which polls 220 professional […]
March 18, 2021

The Markets – March 16, 2021

The Markets Investors had a lot to be enthusiastic about last week. Major stock indices in the United States soared, finishing the week higher and setting […]
March 10, 2021

The Markets – March 10, 2021

The Markets Neanderthal DNA may make people more – or less – susceptible to COVID-19, reported The Economist. It all depends on whether you have the […]
March 2, 2021

The Markets – March 02, 2021

The Markets Students of financial markets may have noted a historically unusual event last week. On Thursday, the yield on 10-year U.S. Treasury notes briefly matched […]
February 23, 2021

The Markets – February 23, 2021

The Markets It’s a contrarian’s dream come true. Contrarian investors like to buck the trend. They buy when other investors are selling and sell when others […]
February 17, 2021

The Markets – February 17, 2021

The Markets Way back, when radio disk jockeys played 45-rpm vinyl singles, the A-side of a disk was the song the record company was promoting and […]
February 9, 2021

The Markets – February 09, 2021

The Markets It’s not a black diamond ski run yet, but the yield curve for U.S. Treasuries is steeper than it has been in a while. […]
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 […]