The Threat Of A Rail Strike Is Back! 

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts October 20, 2022 * currencies & metals get bought in the overnight markets last night * Chuck tells overnight traders to “pick a lane”…  Good Day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to one and all! I was watching the Padres/ Phillies game yesterday, and for […]

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Houses See Price Slashing Beginning…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts Roctober 19, 2022 * Currencies & metals get sold in the overnight markets * 15 Million barrels of Oil to be released from our reserve… Good Day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you! The air outside yesterday was so cold, that I gave up trying […]

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Coming To Rescue The Dollar…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts October 18, 2022 * currencies & metals gain a bit on Monday * the dollar gets sold in the overnight markets two nights in a row…  Good Day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! Brrrr… it was cold here yesterday, and I braved it […]

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The Fed Asks Banks “Should We Buy Bonds?”

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts Roctober 17, 2022 * Currencies and metals get sold on Friday last week * Retail Sales are flat for Sept…  Good day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! The National League Playoffs have a had a twist to them with major upsets of the Braves and […]

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Dollar Buying Abates…  

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts October 13, 2022 * Currencies trade flat on Wednesday…  * A record increase for COLA?  Good Day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to one and all… Another day in paradise yesterday, without the rain the weather app said was going to come down on us […]

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The IMF Sounds The Warning Bell! 

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts October 12, 2022 * Currencies & metals get sold on Tuesday * Big Ben Bernanke wins what? You’ve Got To Be Kidding me!  Good day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you! Well the 2nd round of the MLB Playoffs began yesterday with all 4 games […]

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A Bill To Return The Dollar To A Gold Backing… 

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts  October 11, 2022 * currencies & metals get sold on Monday…  * Bringing Home the bacon could get difficult!  Good Day… and a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! An absolute beautiful day down south yesterday had us all spending the day on the beach… with […]

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The Dollar Climbs Back Into The Driver’s Seat… 

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts October 10, 2022 * Currencies & metals get sold on Friday and in the overnight markets last night…. * Consumer credit (read debt!) explodes higher!  Good Day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! Well, all’s well that ends well, right? The end of the season […]

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A Return To Safe Havens…  

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts October 4, 2022 * Currencies & metals gain on Monday…  * Oil production cuts have the price of Oil on the rebound…  Good Day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! Another Chamber of Commerce Day here yesterday, had me sitting outside, reading for hours, […]

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Repeal 1913… 

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts October 3, 2022 * Currencies and metals see some love late last week * Who sabotaged the LNG Pipeline?  Good Day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! And Welcome to Rocktober! Well, my beloved Mizzou Tigers got “mizzoued” again on Saturday, when they allowed #1 […]

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The Bank of England Saves The Day! (not really, but what the heck!) 

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts September 29, 2022 * Currencies & metals rally on Wednesday * Sweden hikes rates 100 Basis Points!  Good Day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to one and all! Well, my beloved Cardinals must have partied too long into the Tuesday night, after clinching 1st Place […]

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Gone Too Far? I Don’t Think So

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts September 28, 2022 * The wrecking ball dollar pauses on Tuesday *But the dollar is right back to destroying currencies overnight Good Day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you! Well, my beloved Cardinals put to bed the pennant chase for the Central Division last night with […]

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Here We Go Again With Stop Gap Measures!  

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts September 27, 2022 * currencies & metals get sold again on Monday * The BOE is following Japan down the road to ruins…  Good Day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! No Cardinals baseball on last night, so I tried to watch the Blue […]

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The Dollar Continues To Soar! 

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts September 26, 2022 * currencies & metals get battered and bruised! * Swiss Central Bank hikes rates out of negative territory!  Good Day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! Did you miss me? HA! I bet a lot of you were thinking that it was […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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