Yellen – More Punch Anyone?

Posted on Saturday, October 15th, 2016

“By a continuing process of inflation, government can confiscate, secretly and unobserved, an important part of the wealth of their citizens”.– John Maynard Keynes Central bankers have an obsession with inflation. Inflation is the central banker’s temperature gauge for the economy. Inflation above a certain level is too hot and deflation is way too cold. read more.

The Greatest Game

Posted on Saturday, October 8th, 2016

  “Golf is deceptively simple and endlessly complicated; it satisfies the soul and frustrates the intellect. It is at the same time rewarding and maddening – and it is without a doubt the greatest game mankind has ever invented.” – Arnold Palmer   My great passions, besides my family, are golf and investing. They are read more.

Fed Up

Posted on Saturday, September 24th, 2016

The S&P 500 had its best week since mid July as central bank largess was increased yet again. On the menu this week was a buffet served up by not only the Bank of Japan (BOJ) but by the United States own, Federal Reserve. The BOJ refuses to give up on its intention to foster read more.