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May 31, 2018 • by Chuck Butler • No Comments

May 31, 2018    * Dollar loses its grip on control * Bank of Canada hints at additional rate hikes…  Good Day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to you! I’m going  to have to wait on starting my Tub Thumpin’ today, I have a reservation with my bed! Two consecutive nights of stomach problems… UGH! … Continue reading “The On / Off Trade War Is Back On!”

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May 30, 2018 • by Chuck Butler • No Comments

May 30, 2018   * Currencies rebound in the overnight markets!     * Fundamentals point to ruble appreciation?  Good Day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you! Today is the day all Cardinals baseball fans have been waiting for. The Day Alex Reyes takes the ball and starts a game for the Cardinals. And Major … Continue reading “How’s The U.S. Economy Doing? Chuck Shows You!”

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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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