Whether It’s Inflation Or Stagflation, They’re Both Bad…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   May 27, 2021   * Dollar gets bought on Wednesday…  * Chuck takes us back to the 70’s…    Good Day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to you… I won’t be joining anyone doing any Tub Thumpin’ today, as I’m still weak, but… getting […]

The Erosion Of The Dollar Continues…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   May 26, 2021   *Currencies are sloth-like in their moves VS the dollar * Gold finally moves back above $1,900!    Good Day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you! Thank you, thank you, thank you (in my best Gomer Pyle voice) for all the get […]

Here’s What’s Up…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   May 20, 2021   Good Day… And a Super Sunday to you! Wow! it’s been many years since I wrote a Pfennig on a Sunday! But this is going to be very short today, as I have some news to share with you, that […]

China To Ban Cryptos?

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   May 19, 2021   * Currencies & metals drift on Tuesday * And start today in the red…    Good Day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you…. This is the last Pfennig of this week, as tomorrow, bright and early I have to report […]

Gold Trades Above Its 200-Day Moving Avg.

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   May 18, 2021   *currencies and metals have strong rallied on Monday * When will they ever learn?    Good Day…. And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! Well… another day, and another day with the pain in my stomach waning… I must have […]

It’s Tax Day!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   May 17, 2021   * Currencies & metals have good rallied on Friday * Kitco.com allows Frank Holmes to talk price manipulation!    Good Day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! It’s Tax Day… and Pfennig Tradition calls for this: Should five percent appear too […]

So-Called Transitory Inflation Soars!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts May 13, 2021 * Currencies & metals get sold in a move to protect the dollar * Markets believe that the Fed will hike rates to combat inflation?  Good Day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to one and all! Well, besides the pain in my […]

Dollar Reserves Held By Central Banks Fall To 59%…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts May 12, 2021 * Currencies drifted on Tuesday…  * Gold fights back on Tuesday to erase an intraday loss!  Good Day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you… As the group Chicago sang many years ago, I’m feeling stronger every day…. The pain in my stomach from the […]

Back From The Living Dead…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts May 11, 2021 * Currencies can’t hold their gains from Friday, on Monday.. * Gold & Silver with steady under the radar increases…  Good Day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! Well, yesterday, I told you that rest and sleep were my best bets […]

April Jobs Print Only 266,000

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   May 10, 2021   Good day…. And a Marvelous Monday to you… This will be the shortest Pfennig on record, as I almost didn’t answer the bell this morning… My cold took a turn for the worse, and I pulled a muscle in my […]

Yellen Sees No Inflation Problem…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts May 6, 2021 * Currencies & metals rally in the overnight markets * Sam Zell finally bellies up to the Gold window…  Good Day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to one and all! Well… This is going to be a short one today folks, I’m […]

The Price Of Oil Continues To Climb Higher!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts May 5, 2021 * Currencies & Metals wrapped a tourniquet around their bleeding…  * Little to no movement in these markets this morning…  Good Day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you! It’s also Cinco de Mayo! More on that in the wrap up at the […]

Arkansas Eliminates Sales Tax On Gold & Silver Sales!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts May 4, 2021  *Currencies & metals rally on Monday…  * But give back most of their gains in the overnight markets…  Good Day… and a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! And May The Fourth Be With You! HA! tried to sit outside yesterday afternoon, to allow […]

Wage Inflation Begins To Creep In…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts May 3, 2021 * Currencies & metals attempt to rally back this week…  * Former Mint Director, says there’s a shortage of metals…  Good Day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! And Welcome to May! Hopefully the crazy weather of April will have given up […]

Currencies Rally On Unknowns…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts April 29, 2021 * Powell leaves traders nothing concrete to trade on * The price of Oil jumps higher!  Good Day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to you! I really feel like going out and doing some Tub Thumpin’ myself today… But I have a […]

Once Again It’s A FOMC Day!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   April 28, 2021   * currencies see some slippage overnight * Gold & Silver begin the day down…    Good Day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you! Another beautiful day here, that will begin to be disrupted this morning, and rain and cooler temps will […]

Traders Hide Under A Shell Ahead Of The FOMC

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts April 27, 2021 * Currencies & metals gain small amounts on Monday * Palladium reaches $3,000!  Good Day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! 85 degrees in Florida is not the same as 85 degrees in Missouri… I know it took me quite a […]

The Mania Phase… We’re In It!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts April 26, 2021 * Currencies gain VS the dollar on Friday…  * Taxes, as a result of every growing debt, to rise…  Good Day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! Well, did you tune in for the panel discussion that I participated in last Thursday? I […]

Currencies Kick Sand In The Face Of The Dollar Bugs…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts April 19, 2021 * What’s it gonna be boy, inflation or deflation? * Gold & Silver move higher once again..  Good day… And a Marvelous Monday to you… Not a great weekend for St. Louis sports teams. The Cardinals lost 2 of 3 to the […]

Inflation Rise Sends The Dollar To The Woodshed…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts April 15, 2021 * Currencies & Oil rally on Wednesday…  * Margin Debt is soaring once again, we had better beware…  Good day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to you! Well, the visit to the heart doc went well yesterday. My heart is functioning better, and […]