Another Overnight Ambush Of The Currencies!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts July 19, 2108 * Euro loses a full cent! * Gold sees an $11 gash this morning! Good Day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to you! I’m hoping to recharge my batteries early this morning, so I am able to participate! It was a very […]

The Sharks Smell Blood In The Water

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts July 18, 2018 * Gold gets whacked badly! * Currencies get sold again! Good Day… and a Wonderful Wednesday to you! I had a great time with my grandson, Braden, yesterday, and at the end of the day he said I was his BFF! Well, […]

Is This All We Get From All That Stimulus?

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts July 17, 2018 * A nothing day for currencies & metals on Monday * Cut the pork, will you Lawmakers?   Good Day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! Well, my busy day yesterday, got to me about mid afternoon, and I was wiped […]

Can We All Just Get Along?

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts July 16, 2018 * The Federal Deficit soars in June! * Currencies attempt to come back! Good Day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! Thanks so much for understanding my plight last Thursday I must have scared a few people, as even my good friend, […]

The Dollar Continues To Kick Tail And Take Names Later!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts July 12, 2018   Good Day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to you! I’m not going to be able to participate in the Tub Thumpin’ today, folks… In fact this is going to a record for the shortest Pfennig ever! The meds have whacked me […]

Another Overnight Ambush On the Currencies!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts July 11,2018 * The boys in the band show up Tuesday * Currencies once again get sold overnight… Good day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you! I went out and made sure that I had a Tom Terrific Tuesday yesterday… Did you? I sure hope […]

Another Bounce For The Dollar

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts July 10, 2018 * Currencies get whacked in the overnight markets… * What’s up with Chuck today? Good day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! I hope your Monday was Marvelous, as mine was… It’s very quiet here, when I’m all alone, and that’s […]

Trade War Begins In Earnest…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts July 9,2018 * Jobs Jamboree is interesting… * Currencies are back on the rally tracks!   Good Day… And a Marvelous Monday to you… I trust you had a grand Independence Day Holiday week. I know I did… Saturday was probably one of the most […]

Tariffs Begin To Show Up In The Data…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts July 3, 2018 * Currencies hit a roadblock yesterday… * It’s Our Independence Day Tomorrow!   Good Day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! Are you staying cool? Because it’s going to be a hot one here for the 4th of July Independence day […]

Asian Countries Work Toward A Trading Block!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts July 2, 2018 * Currencies continued to rebound on Friday * The price of Oil jumps higher, but Gold remains without a bid…   Good Day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! And welcome to July! It’s Pfennig tradition that we being July like this: […]

The Canary In A Coal Mine… The Emerging Markets…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts June 28, 2018 * Currencies stop spinning and go into reverse! * It’s Alex’s Birthday! Good Day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to you! Today is my youngest son Alex’s birthday… So Happy Birthday, front and center this morning to the young man that 20 […]

China & The U.S. Rethink Their Heated Exchange Of Words…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts June 27, 2018 * Currencies spin their wheels yesterday, but get sold overnight * Gold gets whacked again… But Oil jumps higher!   Good Day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you! Crazy weather day yesterday, with wild storms in the early morning, sun and warm […]

On Second Thought, Maybe A Trade War Isn’t A Great Idea…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts June 26, 2018 * Currencies rally, then fall back… * More warnings that a recession in near… Good Day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! How was your World Beatles Day? Mine was fine… not much going on, lots of reading. Had a nice […]

Trade War Drums Beat Louder, and Louder…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts June 25, 2018 * Currencies rally on the Trade War news… * David Rosenberg visits the Pfennig again! Good Day, and a Marvelous Monday to you! Well, my oncologist gave me a high 5 last Thursday, and lowered the dosage on my chemo… It’s a […]

It’s Too Late, And The Fed Is In Panic Mode…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts June 14, 2018 * Currencies rally on U.S. rate hike… * All three anti-dollar assets rally! Good Day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to you! WOW! It’s Flag Day! So, Happy Flag Day to one and all! Well, for the first time in over a […]

Is Silver Ready For A Change In Scenery?

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts June 13, 2018 * Currencies lose more ground… * It’s Fed rate hike announcement day! Good Day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you! I want to thank everyone who sent along happy anniversary wishes to me yesterday… Yes, I am not supposed to talk about […]

Singapore Summit Ends, Market Take A Wait-n-see” Stance

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts June 12, 2018 * Currencies and metals are stuck in the mud! * Hey, buddy, I’ve got a hot tip for you! Good Day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! Whew! I’m one worn out writer this morning! A late night for me, and […]

Big Meeting In Singapore, The Markets Wait…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts June 11, 2018 * Currencies can’t hold their lofty levels… * G-7 meeting nets whiney spoiled children… Good Day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! A pretty fun-filled weekend was just had by your truly… The weather was great, the friends were great, and good […]

A Week Of Sentiment Reversal… Again!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts June 7, 2018 * Currencies continue to rebound * Bank of Brazil finds out the hard way… Good Day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to you… Many I feel badly that I did not recognize yesterday as D-Day… That’s what happens when you’re up at […]

What’s This About 2 Separate Meetings This Week?

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts June 6, 2018 * Currencies fight back on Tuesday * Gold rallies, then gets sold… UGH! Good Day…. And a Wonderful Wednesday to you! Another beautiful day here in the St. Louis region… My dad used to tell me on days like this, he’d say: […]