August 6, 2016

A Good Jobs Report

On Friday morning, we learned non-farm payrolls jumped 255,000 in July.   Shortly thereafter came numerous media suggestions that the FED will now raise short-term rates. I […]
August 4, 2016

Home Prices around the Globe

Are home prices rising everywhere?  Let’s take a look. Why you Should Care:  Shelter is one of the three staples of life.   Thus the cost of […]
August 3, 2016

Steak House Update: August 3, 2016

It’s time for our next SHI update! This Friday at 5:30am CA time the BLS will release the July non-farm payroll report; thus, we’ll update the […]
August 2, 2016

Japan Warning: Don’t Step in a Bear Trap!

Imagine you see a friend step into a bear trap.  Wham!   The trap springs closed, he cries out in fear as his leg is painfully wedged […]