Archive for February, 2016

With Apple Boycott Call Trump Just Lost My Vote

Friday, February 19th, 2016

I am not a big fan of Apple.  Not a huge fan of Trump either but I was considering voting for him as he represented a huge middle finger to the establishment.   I may just become an Apple fan and now will not be a Trump fan at all.  Trump apparently just called for […]

IOER on Trial

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

Today I watched the Fed Chairwoman in her semiannual testimony before the US House of Representatives.  The highlight, I think, was in the back and forth with her over the issue of Interest on Excess Reserves (IOER).  Representatives on both sides expressed their concern over what they perceive as subsidies to the big banks.  These […]

Jim Cramer And the Martin Shkrelli Show

Thursday, February 4th, 2016

I just watched the House hearing with Pharma executives.  The highlight so far was of course the appearance of Martin Shkrelli.  House members of both sides put on their best clown costumes to ask him questions, having been already informed that he would invoke the 5th Amendment, in an attempt to make him look foolish […]