Food Prices Continue To Soar! 

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts September 15, 2022 * Currencies & metals get sold on Wednesday * Say it ain’t so, Joe! You’re not really sending money to Afghanistan?  Good Day…And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to one and all! In front of a standing room only crowd last night, Adam […]

Another Engineered Takedown…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts September 14, 2022 * Currencies & metals get sold Big Time on Tuesday * Inflation actually gained .1% in August!  Good Day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you… Well, my beloved Cardinals can forget about taking the two games against the Brewers, because the Brewers […]

The Dollar Gets Sold In The Overnight Markets, Again! 

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts September 13, 2022 * Currencies & metals drift on Monday…  * Chuck asks the question… Got Gold?  Good Day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! Well, times sure have changed. I recall, for many years, I couldn’t wait for Monday Night Football to come […]

The ECB Hikes Rates, And The Dollar Runs To Hide!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts  September 12, 2022 * Currencies & metals rally on Friday, last week * What’s Frank Trotter up to these days?  Good Day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! Wow! 2 consecutive days of 9th inning rallies gave my beloved Cardinals a 2-1 edge in their […]

A Brief Correction For The Dollar…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts September 8, 2022 * Currencies & metals gain VS the dollar on Wednesday * Waiting on the ECB and Bank of Canada today…  Good Day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to one and all! WOW! What a comeback by my beloved Cardinals last night, in […]

The Dollar Continues To Take The Currencies & Metals To The Woodshed! 

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts  September 7, 2022 * Currencies & metals get sold again on Tuesday…  * The U.K has a new Prime Minister..  Good day… and a Wonderful Wednesday to you! Where has the warm/ hot days of late summer gone this year? I realize that summer is […]

Japanese Yen Falls Off A Ciff! 

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts September 6, 2022 * currencies & metals continued to get sold on Friday * The U.S. Oil reserves are being wasted! Good Day… and a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! What a grand time that was had at the Butler Labor Day BBQ & Pool […]

Overnight Buyers Reverse The Dollar’s Brief Direction… 

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts September 1, 2022 * currencies & metals gain on Wednesday * But get sold overnight!  Good Day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to you! That’s what I need is a little Chumba Wumba to sing that song this morning, as I am dragging the line […]

Dollar Buying Continues… 

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts August 31, 2022 * Currencies & metals get sold on Tuesday * And the overnight markets didn’t give them any reprieve…  Good Day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you! If I were a betting man, I would have made a bet, yesterday, that the Cardinals […]

The Dollar Loses Steam Overnight

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts August 30, 2022 * Currencies & Metals get sold on Monday * What’s really happening with the economy?  Good day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! Well, from the first game in Cincinnati last night it was apparent that the Cardinals brought their bats! […]

The Dollar Soars To A 20-year High! 

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts August 29, 2022 * Jerome Powell’s 7-minute talk, sends the dollar higher * Is more fiscal irresponsibility in our future?  Good Day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! A strange weekend of sorts for yours truly.. It started out great, sitting outside watching my beloved […]

Has The Overbought Dollar Correction Begun

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   August 23, 2022   * currencies & metals rally on Wednesday * The Housing Bubble has found a pin…    Good day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to one and all! Yet another Chamber of Commerce Day in the MidWest yesterday. We haven’t experienced a […]

A Brief Rally For Currencies & Metals…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   August 24, 2022   * OPEC’s Warning lights a fire…  * Bad data in the U.S. means strong dollar… go figure…    Good Day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you! Another Chamber of Commerce Day here in my little river town yesterday. This year’s […]

The Dollar Takes No Prisoners!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   August 23, 2022   * Currencies & metals get sold on Monday * Chuck steps out of his lane and makes a call…    Good Day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! Has anyone else been following the resurgence of Albert Pujols? Just […]

The Dollar Soars On Rate Hike Talks…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   August 22, 2022   * Currencies & metals see major selling late last week * The Gov’t’s bond servicing costs are soaring higher!    Good Day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! WOW! What a wonderful weekend here in the Midwest, weather-wise! I don’t […]

Traders Don’t Believe What The Fed Is Saying…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   August 18, 2022   * currencies & Metals don’t get ambused last night!  * Retail Sales were flat, so what are consumers spending money on now?    Good Day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to you! I probably had the most to eat at […]

Currencies & Metals Get Ambushed Again Overnight!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   August 17, 2022   * RBNZ hikes their OCR to 3% * Russia to build a competitor to the LBMA…    Good day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you! Temps in the 70’s in the middle of August? That’s what we had last night, […]

The Dollar Continues To Get Bought Amid Fears Of A Slowdown

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   August 16, 2022   * dollar continues to push higher vs the currencies and metals * Price manipulators aren’t scared of the law…    Good day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! A beautiful day here in my river town, with a light […]

Currencies & Metals Get Ambushed Overnight…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   August 15, 2022   * Currencies & metals close the week on an up note. * The difference between “no inflation”, and “real inflation”   Good Day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! What a wonderful weekend, weather-wise here in my little river town. […]

The Dollar Gets Sold By The Bushelful!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts August 11, 2022 * Currencies turn the table on the dollar… * The Inflation Reduction Act will not live up to its title… Good Day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to one and all! Another beautiful day, weather wise, here in my little river town […]