Monthly Archives: December 2014

Sifting through numerical manure

Good piece from Tony Sagami yesterday looking at the miraculously revised 5% GDP growth estimate conjured this week out of lower spending 0n imports, capex and durable goods.  See:  Q3 GDP jumps 5%.  Ha! The crap behind the numbers. “I … Continue reading

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Fit is the new 20

Sexy at 60…yes we can. Music legend Sting discusses how he keeps his looks and his fans throughout his decades-long career.Here is a direct video clip.

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‘Growth’ narrative unraveling under delirious S&P 500 and Cdn banks

Oil is plumbing fresh cycle lows this morning, with West Texas Crude touching into the $52 range ($37 range for Western Cdn select) in the last hour. But it’s not just oil (black line) and natural gas that are imploding … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Alzheimer’s disease

Alice Howland, 50, happily married with three grown children, is a renowned linguistics professor who starts to forget words. Some insight into the loss of early onset Alzheimer disease. Remembering my own beautiful mother, who I miss every day. Julianne … Continue reading

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Danielle’s weekly market update

Danielle was a guest today on Talk Digital Network with Jim Goddard, talking about recent developments in the world economy and markets.  You can listen to an audio clip of the segment here. Merry Christmas.  Here is a dollop of … Continue reading

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Greater fool pressure dropping

Economic barometers oil and copper falling.  Stock prices way up.  Willing buyers low. S&P forward earnings estimates still high but following oil prices lower. Rate of decline in forward earnings estimates catching growth bulls by surprise (encore). 2015 looking very … Continue reading

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