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March 11, 2019 • by Chuck Butler • No Comments

March 11, 2019 * The dollar rallies despite an awful jobs report! * Gold is topped at the $1,300 border…  Good Day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! Well… here we go again… The U.S. Jobs report on Friday was horribly weak, but the dollar rallied… Go figure! I watched my beloved Cardinals win and … Continue reading “Really, Jerome?”

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March 7, 2019 • by Chuck Butler • No Comments

March 7, 2019 * Despite tariffs, The Trade Deficit explodes higher! * Currencies and metals trade in very tight ranges on Wednesday… Good Day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to you! Well, it looks as though we will get to have spring-like weather another day here today, before the heat returns for the weekend, and … Continue reading “Pardon Me, Mr. Kaplan, But Didn’t YOU Cause The Problem?”

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March 6, 2019 • by Chuck Butler • No Comments

March 6, 2019  * U.S. ISM jumps higher and the dollar bugs celebrate…  * U.S. Budget Deficit sees reductions in receipts… uh-oh!  Good Day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you! Spring has come to S. Florida, as the temps have dipped and will only be in the 60’s today… but spring won’t last long, as … Continue reading “The BIS Issues A Warning On Corporate Debt…”

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March 5, 2019 • by Chuck Butler • No Comments

March 5, 2019 * Currencies and metals get sold again on Monday * Eurozone Retail Sales beat expectations!  Good Day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! Well, day one back in the saddle didn’t have too much excitement for me… I did received quite a few emails welcoming me back, and for that I’m … Continue reading “U.S. Economic Data Continues To Dissappoint!”

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March 4, 2019 • by Chuck Butler • No Comments

March 4, 2019 * Currencies trade in tight ranges for a week! * Gold stumbles, but Palladium runs with the ball!  Good day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! Well, I’m back! I wasn’t ready to come back, but the calendar said 3/4 and I told you would return on 3/4, so here I am… … Continue reading “Trade Talks Nearing An End…”

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February 21, 2019 • by Chuck Butler • No Comments

February 21, 2019  * Currencies can’t find a bid on Wednesday…  * Palladium sees major profit taking…  Good Day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to you! What a beautiful moon last night on the ocean! WOW! I sat out there in amazement at the beauty in our world, when you put all the other stuff … Continue reading “FOMC Meeting Minutes Show Fed Heads As Turning Dovish…”

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February 20, 2019 • by Chuck Butler • No Comments

February 20, 2019 * Currencies trade stronger on Tuesday VS the dollar * Gold has a good day, but gets outshone by Palladium…  Good Day… and a Wonderful Wednesday to you… We have an early morning appoint with a lawyer this morning to close on our condo unit that we just sold… Great stuff for … Continue reading “Palladium Soars Over $1,500!”

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February 19, 2019 • by Chuck Butler • No Comments

February 19, 2019 * December Retail Sales print negative…  * Currencies rally on the bad data in the U.S. …  Good Day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! What a great weekend here in S. Florida, weather-wise, and perfect for a 4 day weekend for yours truly! There were tons of data releases on … Continue reading “What About The $22 Trillion National Emergency?”

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February 14, 2019 • by Chuck Butler • No Comments

February 14, 2019 * Currencies get sold on Wednesday…  * Gold can’t find a bid, but Palladium keeps going higher…  Good Day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to you! And Happy Valentine’s Day to all of you in love with someone! Oh, why limit that, Chuck? Happy Valentine’s Day to everyone… I certainly don’t want … Continue reading “U.S. National Debt Exceeds $22 Trillion…”

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