Stocks and Bonds

Stocks and Bonds

Stock market action, bonds, real estate, commodities.
Charter and Time Warner logos.

0 138

WASHINGTON, May 25, 2015 – Memorial Day 2015 may not be much of a holiday for certain Wall Street dealmakers. Several sources now report...

U.S. Marines treading water.

0 186

WASHINGTON, May 21, 2015 – As has been the situation all week, listless markets seem to be correcting sideways again today on continuing low...

Lumber Liquidators ad.

0 267

We’re sniffing bankruptcy here at some point, but also suspect some kind of political conspiracy. The enviro-freaks are, however indirectly, setting an example here of what happens to a company they don’t like.

Cartoon by Branco.

0 547

WASHINGTON, May 20, 2015 – Stock and bond markets were getting some much anticipated clarity from Washington today. Not. Issuing the minutes of the April...

U.S. historical flags.

0 342

WASHINGTON, May 20, 2015 – The Maven was surprised when he looked at this week’s calendar. Due to the normal way that dates and...

Waiting for Godot.

0 156

WASHINGTON, May 19, 2015 – We decided to bring our old “Waiting for Godot” pals back to illustrate today’s article. Stock averages pretty much...

Ruins of Temple of Apollo at Delphi.

0 307

WASHINGTON, May 18, 2015 – As of 2 p.m. EDT Monday, all major U.S. market indices are modestly up, although, as is typical of...

Wage chart.

0 213

Reasons for today’s market action are standard reportage for the clueless financial media.

Flat tire.

0 225

WASHINGTON, May 13, 2015 – We always search for an image to symbolize the trading action on Wall Street every time we post. But...

Old AOL logging screen.

0 275

WASHINGTON, May 12, 2015 – Stocks are doing their usual back and fill act today. Adding to Monday’s downdraft, averages are down again Tuesday...

Top Photo Galleries


0 106
The Armed Forces medley performed at the 2014 Memorial Day Concert (copyright PBS)