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May 29, 2018 • by Chuck Butler • No Comments

May 29, 2018   * euro falls through the trap door  * Oil drops on Saudi/ Russian agreement   Good Day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! What a great holiday weekend for yours truly! And I topped it off last night with dinner at the newest BBQ spot in the area! Sunday, we celebrated … Continue reading “What The Heck Is Going On Here?”

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May 23, 2018 • by Chuck Butler • No Comments

May 23, 2018    * Currencies for the most part give back Monday’s gains * Geopolitical problems arise again…   Good Day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you! One and done! Yesterday was a One and Done Day for more than one thing… UGH! Another good night’s sleep last night, I’m of the opinion, that … Continue reading “Tuesday Turns Into A One And Done Day!”

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May 22, 2018 • by Chuck Butler • No Comments

May 22, 2018   * Dollar rally hits a roadblock  * Oil rises to a $72 handle!    Good Day…  And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! One more day alone… Actually, while I miss Kathy, I’m getting quite used to be alone here. Do we have a new Bo Hart in St. Louis? HA!  … Continue reading “Is It Commodities’ Time To Rally?”

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May 21, 2018 • by Chuck Butler • No Comments

May 21, 2018   * Dollar rally continues..     * Italian elections throw the euro under a bus!  Good Day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! Another Monday morning, and I’m still by myself…  But that’s OK, because as I told my good friend Duane, who invited me to eat at his house last … Continue reading “U.S. & China Sitting In a Tree, K-i-s-s-i-n-g!”

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May 17, 2018 • by Chuck Butler • No Comments

May 17, 2018    * Currencies’ attempt to come back is foiled! * Peak Gold?  Good Day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to you! What a beautiful day yesterday, and I got to be outside! I love to watch baseball games on my deck, and yesterday was just perfect for that! And my beloved Cardinals … Continue reading “A Pause For The Cause?”

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May 16, 2018 • by Chuck Butler • No Comments

May 16, 2018     * It’s all about the dollar again…  * A$’s yield advantage is gone!  Good Day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you! Well, May is already one-half over. Time seems to fly by, and I have to really think a long time to figure out what I did to fill 16 … Continue reading “Gold Gets Whacked!”

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May 15, 2018 • by Chuck Butler • No Comments

May 15, 2018  * Currencies can’t hold their gains from Friday     * Gold is getting whacked this morning!  Good Day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! Well, day 5 on my own, turned out to be a good one, as my good friend, Mike Kettler, invited me to have a drink and … Continue reading “Eurozone 1st QTR GDP Prints At 2.5%!”

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May 14, 2018 • by Chuck Butler • No Comments

May 14, 2018      * Currencies turn around the dollar rally * SDR’s in the news…  Good day… And a Marvelous Monday to you!  I know I mentioned it last week, but I sure hope all Mothers had a wonderful Mother’s Day yesterday… I celebrated it with Dawn and her family and Andrew and … Continue reading “Is A Trade War On Or Off?”

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May 10, 2018 • by Chuck Butler • No Comments

May 10, 2018     * The dollar’s rally appears to be ending…  * China’s depreciations hurting emerging markets…    Good Day…  And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to you! I think I finally got control of the nasty cold I had, and shook it out of me! I still have an occasional cough, but nothing near … Continue reading “Going Back In Time…”

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