Ouch! That Engineered Takedown Has Left A Mark!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts August 12, 2020 * Gold & Silver are taken down by HUGE amounts…  * The dollar bugs fight back!  Good Day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you! Well, no reason what-so-ever to beat around a bush today… I’ve never, ever seen a one day move like […]

Currencies Resume Their Attack On The Dollar…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   August 11, 2020   * Gold gets whacked badly in early trading today…  * Chuck poses as a CEO….    Good Day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! Well the first day back in the saddle left me with some riding marks…. HA! It’s […]

He’s Baaaacccckkk….

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   August 10, 2020   * Currencies & metals rally while Chuck was gone…  * What’s China & Russia up to?    Good Day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! Well, I’m came back… I didn’t want to, but all my doctors are here, so I […]

Silver Gaps Higher!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   July 21, 2020   * Are the markets rewarding countries that tame the pandemic? * Currencies, and metals all move higher VS the dollar on Monday   Good day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! Well, with this being the last Pfennig for […]

Currencies & Metals Continue To Move Higher VS The Dollar

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts July 17, 2020 * U.S. economy keeps showing signs of trouble ahead…  * Is a “Perfect Storm” brewing?  Good day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! As the song goes… “Oh, it’s a hot one, like seven inches from the midday sun.”… That was what it […]

The ECB Leaves Rates Unchanged…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   July 16, 2020   * The dollar bugs bite back at the currencies * SNB Jordan talks intervention, and the franc gets sold….    Good Day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to you… They say that you can teach old dogs new tricks, but […]

It’s Tax Day!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   July 15, 2020   * Currencies, led by the euro continue to rise…  * Both Gold & Silver had good days on Tuesday…    Good day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you! Well, today is Tax Day… not that most of you waited to pay […]

The U.S. Federal Budget Deficit Hits $863 Billion For June!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   July 14, 2020   * Currencies, led by the euro , continue to add to gains * The Wolf is always at the door for Gold & Silver….    Good Day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! Another nice very warm day here […]

It’s Silver’s Turn To Shine Bright!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts July 13, 2020 *Currencies end the week on a strong note…  * And Start the week on an even stronger note!  Good Day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! What an absolute beauty of a day yesterday, here where I spend my summers and falls… […]

$1,800 You Had Better Hold On From Here!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   July 8, 2020 Gold Crossed   * Currencies didn’t rally or get sold later yesterday…  * You do know that the Bill of Rights are not just recommendations?    Good day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you! We’re not even into the dog days […]

Rupee Outperforms Overnight!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   July 7, 2020 Currencies gain during day, give back at night… Gold gains $10, gives back $7, on and on… Good Day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! Well, I may be finished with the wound center on Thursdays but…. I still have […]

What Are Zombie Corporations?

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   July 6, 2020   * Currencies push the envelope VS the dollar…  * JP Morgan thinks stocks will rally forever….    Good day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! WOW! What a great long weekend for yours truly! Starting on Thursday with my last […]

Good Riddance, 2nd QTR!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   July 1, 2020   * Currencies rally in daylight, get sold overnight * Gold trades to $1,804 before the boys in the band show up…    Good Day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you! and welcome to July… Pfennig tradition calls for this… There I was on […]

Oh, Oh! Please Pick Me! Please Pick Me!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   June 30, 2020   * After a nothing day, dollars get bought overnight * The Fed releases the names of Corporate bonds they bought…    Good Day… and a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! After days of marvelous weather here, we had a yucky […]

U.S. Treasury Sends $1.4 Million To Dead Folks!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   June 29, 2020   * Currencies find a way to gain VS the dollar on Friday…  * Have the words of Stephen Roach sunk in to currency traders?    Good Day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! Well, for all of you longtime readers, […]

Oops! Did I Say That Out Loud?

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   June 25, 2020   * Only dollars & Treasuries survive yesterday…  * Fears of Pandemic 2.0 roils the markets…    Good Day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to you! Another beautiful day here yesterday… Our house is usually pretty chilly, especially in the basement, […]

The Dollar Is Our Currency, But It’s Your Problem!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   June 24, 2020   * Gold pushes through $1,750 and is not looking back!  * Currencies benefit from dollar selling…    Good day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you! What a day, yesterday, what a day! One of the most beautiful days I can […]

Gold Crosses $1,750….

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   June 23, 2020   * Currencies rebound on Monday!  * Chuck explains that the stock market is NOT the economy…    Good Day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! Last night they replayed Game 1 of the 1968 World Series, in which Bob […]

James Bullard: “We’re Not Out Of The Woods!”

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts June 22, 2020 * Currencies give back their gains VS the dollar * Gold heads to $1,750, will it be met with resistance? Good day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! What a day Father’s Day was for me yesterday, as my kids came over […]

Powell Speaks, And The Markets Chuckle…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   June 18, 2020   * it was a nothing day for the currencies and metals…  * Chuck wants to know why we are erasing our history?    Good Day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to you! Once again, on a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday, my […]