Tag: FOMC

Common Cents

Some Common Cents for May 20th 2016

I can’t remember with certainty all the various Literature courses I took in college, but it safe to say it was more than the core curriculum required. In truth, we didn’t have a lot of patsy,…

Common Cents

Some Common Cents for March 25th 2016

Everything seemed to be going along so nicely in the markets. Cooler heads had finally prevailed, and the Federal Reserve seemed to be ‘on board’ with the reality of the situation. That is, it appeared the…

Common Cents

Some Common Cents for January 22nd 2016

This week, the supposed leaders of the world economy are meeting in Davos, Switzerland, at the World Economic Forum 2016. To be sure, it is an august group of politicians, academics, celebrities, and the like. From…

Common Cents

Some Common Cents for March 13th 2015

This morning, I read an article about next week’s FOMC (Federal Open Market Committee) meeting, and the importance of semantics. All eyes on Wall Street will be fixated on the Fed’s statement after the meeting, and…