Is A 1980’s Style Plaza Accord Possible?

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   May 19, 2022   * currencies rally for 3rd consecutive day…  * Powell talks tough…     Good Day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to one and all! Longtime readers know that my two oldest children, (Dawn, & Andrew) are both teachers, Dawn teaches kindergarten, […]

The Dollar Rally Get Stopped In The Overnight Markets…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   May 17, 2022   * Powell backs off his claim of being able to deliever a “soft landing” * Gold & Silver start the week on a good foot…    Good Day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! How dare Mother Nature rain […]

Dollar Dominance Continues…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   May 16, 2022   * Currencies & metals continue to get sold…  * The ruble is the best performing currency this year!    Good day… and a Marvelous Monday to you! I apologize up front and center this morning, for the short week of […]

A Pause, In Dollar Dominance, For The Cause…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   May 10, 2022   * The U.S. Empire is in decline…  * Silver, yes, Silver is actually up this morning!   Good Day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! No baseball for me last night, so I had to find something else to […]

Dollar Dominace Remains…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   May 9, 2022   * Powell still believes he can deliver a soft landing…  * Gold & Silver remain on the selling blocks…    Good Day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! I hope all the wonderful mothers out there had a marvelous day […]

It’s A FOMC Day! Another One

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   May 4, 2022   * RBA hikes rates!  * Traders wait for the FOMC announcement…    Good day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you! It’s also Star Wars Day, so May the 4th Be With You! A quick reminder that there will be no […]

The Dollar Gets Sold Overnight…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   May 3, 2022   * Gold & Silver continue to be sold…  * The Russian ruble extends its gains VS the dollar…    Good Day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! Monday was not a fun day for Gold…More on that in a […]

Welcome To May!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   May 2, 2022   * The dollar is still being bought hand over fist…  * Silver gets sold for 9 consecutive days!    Good Day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! And Welcome to May! Yesterday was May Day, did you dance around the […]

The U.S. Finds An Extra $1 Billion, Just Laying Around!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   April 26, 2022   * Dollar buying pauses in the U.S. session on Monday * Gold & Silver get whacked on Monday…    Good Day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! What a awful ending to the game last night Cardinals / Mets… […]

Steep Drops In Gold, Silver and Oil…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts April 25, 2022   * The dollar has very strong rallies * Japan asks for help…    Good day… and a Marvelous Monday to you…We’ll my beloved Cardinals went for a sweep of the Reds yesterday but came up short but still won the series […]

After Being Extremely Overbought, The Dollar Gets Sold…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   April 21, 2022   * currencies & metals rally on Wednesday * What’s China up to?    Good Day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to one and all! Now that was an old fashioned baseball game last night, a pitcher’s duel, that resulted in […]

The Broken Record Gets Changed… Finally!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   April 20, 2022   * The dollar gets sold in the overnight markets…  * A Silver shortage seems to be here…    Good day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you! Well, I told you yesterday that I didn’t believe the Tom Terrific Tuesday dud […]

Our Tom Terrific Tuesday Starts Out As A Dud!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   April 19, 2022   * the dollar continues to get bought…  * France repatriates their physical Gold holdings!    Good day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! Well, after hitting the send button on the Pfennig yesterday morning, I went back to my […]

It’s Tax Day…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   April 18, 2022   * dollar bulls continue to dance in the streets! * Gold & Silver are off to a good start to the week…    Good Day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! Easter Monday that is! In the past I’ve always […]

The Broken Record Keeps Playing The Same Song!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   April 13, 2022   * Dollar, Gold & Silver continue to get bought * RBNZ hikes rates again!   Good day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you… I watched my beloved Cardinals last night win their game against their foes across the state. I kept switching […]

Sounding Like A Broken Record…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   April 12, 2022   * Dollar continues to get bought * Gold continues to ignore dollar strength…    Good day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you… Rainy days and Mondays always bring me down… with kudos to Karen Carpenter, that was a good […]

Dollar Buying Continues…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts April 11, 2022 * Gold & Silver ignore the dollar buying * Commodity prices continue to rise…  Good Day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! Well, I’m back in the saddle here at home, but not without a lot of whining the other night… Friday […]

The Dollar Goes On A Rampage!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   April 6, 2022   * currencies & metals get sold on Tuesday * And continue to get sold in the overnight markets    Good day… and a Wonderful Wednesday to you! My beloved Cardinals finished their Spring Training season with a 7-0 win VS the […]

PCE Jumps Higher!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   April 5, 2022   Good day and a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you. We’ll the college men’s basketball championship was played last night.. I tried to stay awake for the end… but discretion was the better part of valor, and I succumbed to the […]

Dollar Selling Ends…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   April 4, 2022   * currencies & metals get sold on Friday * What’s up with the BLS? only from the mind of Chuck!    Good day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! And welcome to April! Well, I’m still in S. Florida… I was […]