A Nation of Cynics

“A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything and the value of nothing.”

—Oscar Wilde

Here’s an interesting story:

I had no idea that in 2001 an elementary school in New Jersey became America’s first public school “to sell naming rights to a corporate sponsor,” Sandel writes. “In exchange for a . . . → Read More: A Nation of Cynics

Bob Moriarty: A Contrarian's Guide to Volatile Markets

Trotting the globe in his unrelenting quest for investing opportunities, Bob Moriarty had just completed a 21,000-mile travel-a-thon when he picked up the phone for this exclusive interview with The Gold Report. He liked a lot of what he saw, found plenty of bargains along the way and is willing to name names. . . . → Read More: Bob Moriarty: A Contrarian’s Guide to Volatile Markets

Economic Events on May 15, 2012

At 7:45 AM Eastern time, the weekly ICSC-Goldman Store Sales report will be released, giving an update on the health of the consumer through this analysis of retail sales.

At 8:30 AM Eastern Time, the Empire State manufacturing index for May will be released. The consensus is that the index value will be 10, . . . → Read More: Economic Events on May 15, 2012