Tag Archives: FOMC

Don’t Wake Up in a Roadside Ditch

When your investment portfolio has a negative annual returns for over a decade you get mad and when you get mad you turn on the TV and listen to CNBC.  When you listen to CNBC you hear a lot of … Continue reading

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Upside Down Monetary Policy

we think one of the more interesting aspects of monetary policy is that conventional wisdom thinks the Fed controls interest rates and stimulates lending but depending on how you look at it, the bond market and banking system are often … Continue reading

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Don’t Fight the Fed?

its no secret the Fed has been debasing the currency and one of the prime beneficiaries has been the price of gold.  While they would not admit it publicly there is little doubt it is an implicit goal of monetary … Continue reading

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