Who’s Going To Buy Our Treasuries?

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   June 27, 2022   * the dollar continues to show chinks in its armor… * are digits instead of folding currency in your future?    Good Day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! UGH! My beloved Cardinals lost 2 of 3 to the Cubs […]

Gold, Copper, Oil, The 10-year, All Tell Us That Inflation Is No Big Deal!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   June 23, 2022   * The dollar got sold on Wednesday…  * More price manipulation at the COMEX on Wednesday…    Good Day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to one and all! The very hot day yesterday led to an absolutely beautiful evening and […]

Yen Falls To A 24-year Low!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   June 22, 2022   * dollar selling ends in the overnight markets * Russia is not happy with the surge in the ruble…    Good Day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you! Well, how are you holding up in this heat? Ahhh, summer heat, […]

A New Inflation Hedge?

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   June 21, 2022   * The dollar continues to get sold…  * The Swiss National Bank Hikes rates!    Good Day, and a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! A real pitcher’s duel last night in Milwaukee, had the Brewers besting my beloved Cardinals 2-0. […]

What The Heck Happened Yesterday?

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   June 16, 2022   * Currencies, and metals rally on Wednesday * Atlanta Fed’s GDP forecast a zero % 2nd QTR GDP!    Good day, and a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to one and all! Well, if you were James Rickards and you had cried […]

It’s A FOMC Day!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   June 15, 2022   * Interest rates in the U.S. will be raised today…  * Billing dead people…    Good Day and a Wonderful Wednesday to you! My beloved Cardinals swept the Pirates in the double header yesterday, and the second game, Cardinals pitcher, […]

Gold Gets Whacked Courtesy Of….

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   June 14, 2022   * The dollar got bought by the bushel full on Monday * A potential bank run going on in China…    Good Day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! Well, it’s a hot one, like 7 inches from the […]

Dollar Bulls Take No Prisoners!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   June 13, 2022   * currencies & metals get sold first thing this morning…  * Are our leaders Clueless, and out of touch?   Good Day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! A beauty of a weekend for us here in the Midwest… Braden […]

The ECB Kicks The Can To Next Month…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   June 9, 2022   * dollars, metals, bonds, cryptos, everything gets sold…  * Russian rubles is the winner, winner, chicken dinner!    Good Day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to you! My beloved Cardinals have run into a road block in Tampa the last […]

Calls For Intervention In Yen Are Being Made…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   June 7, 2022   * dollar buying is strong in the overnight markets * Hedge Fund sues the LME, for market manipulation…    Good Day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! I plum forgot to tell you the results of my scans last […]

D-Day Remembered…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   June 6, 2022   * Friday’s job Jambore was a farce…  * The dollar gets sold in the overnight markets…    Good Day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! Well, as usual, when I get scanned, I have to drink the barium for contrast, […]

Is Demand Destruction In Our Future?

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   June 1, 2022   * Dollar rebounds on Monday…  * Gold & Silver start June with rallies!    Good Day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you! And Welcome to June! Yesterday, here in the middle of the country, the day started out ugly, but by noon it […]

The Price Of Oil Soars!

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   May 31, 2022   * Currencies end the week up VS the dollar * But the dollar roars back in the overnight markets last night…    Good Day… And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! How was your Memorial Day Holiday? Did you take […]

The Dollar Returns To The Selling Block

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   May 26, 2022   * Currencies gain VS the dollar in the overnight session * Gas Pumps get reprogrammed to accept double digit pricing!    Good day… And a Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to one and all! How about our Blues? A HUGE overtime win […]

Is This A Dead Cat Bounce For The Dollar?

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   May 25, 2022   * Currencies & metals have a good day on Tuesday…  * A price manipulator pleas guilty!    Good Day… And a Wonderful Wednesday to you! Well, I lost a bet… I have a good friend that lives in Toronto, Canada, […]

Could We Experience Blackouts This Summer?

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   May 24, 2022   * Currencies continue to push against the dollar * Bullard talks tough…    Good day.. And a Tom Terrific Tuesday to you! Well… I found a different laptop in my closet yesterday, only the shadow knows how long this one […]

Dollar Dominance Wanes…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts   Good Day… And a Marvelous Monday to you! I have to apologize up front and center this morning… I had my letter all written, 2 hours of writing, and research, and my stupid computer erased it all! I’m not one to redo things, so […]

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 […]