American Disease, 2010

Ann Elk: Where? Oh, what is my theory? This is it. My theory that belongs to me is as follows. This is how it goes. The next thing I’m going to say is my theory. Ready?

TV Interviewer: Yes.

Ann Elk: … This theory goes as follows and begins now. All brontosauruses are thin . . . → Read More: American Disease, 2010

Is Platinum Overvalued

I like round numbers because they are easier to count.  For example, on 14 July 2009 I recommended buying platinum at $1,118 and today it trades at $1,618.  I like an unrealized gain of $500 per ounce, or 23.1%, in 6 months.  But is platinum overvalued and how can we tell whether we should . . . → Read More: Is Platinum Overvalued

U.S. Retail Trend on the Mend

As you know, U.S. retail spending drives nearly three quarters of the U.S. GDP. A close look at retail trending shows a rebound that was good news for holiday retailers. They went into this year’s season with much better control over their inventories and a more calculated approach to their operations than in the . . . → Read More: U.S. Retail Trend on the Mend