Profit with Undiscovered Oil and Gas Plays: Josh Young

Some companies in the oil and gas business get more appreciation in the market than they perhaps deserve. Others labor away building their assets and cash flow with little market recognition. In this exclusive interview with The Energy Report, Josh Young, founder and portfolio manager of Young Capital Management, brings us up to . . . → Read More: Profit with Undiscovered Oil and Gas Plays: Josh Young

Up in Down

So..  since both the PG and the Trib agree that the biggest news from the latest labor market update is that 10K folks dropped out of the labor market.. things must be bad right?

What nobody mention on the size of the labor force is that some of the 2011 labor force numbers were . . . → Read More: Up in Down

Whence Regulation: Redux*

It’s all about power:

So why was the Nepalese government opposed to the mill? The answer is that the monarchy and the elite surrounding it, who controlled the government, were afraid of becoming political losers. Economic progress brings social and political change, eroding the political power of elites and rulers, who in response . . . → Read More: Whence Regulation: Redux*

Economic Events on March 16, 2012

At 8:30 AM Eastern time, the Consumer Price Index report for February will be released.  The consensus is that CPI increased 0.5% last month, and there was a 0.5% increase in CPI when food and energy are removed.

At 9:15 AM Eastern time, the Industrial Production report for February will be released. The consensus . . . → Read More: Economic Events on March 16, 2012