Month: October 2011

C.M.O. 10.31.2011

As if to put an exclamation mark on the changing of seasons, Mother Nature forced all those in the Northeast used to slipping on their Havaianas flip flops to instead shod their Hunter wellies this weekend. Another sign that the…

C.M.O. 10.24.2011

Twelve, 12, XII, a dozen, a number familiar to all of us if for no other reason than it represents the hours passed on a full sweep of the clock; half of what it takes to complete a day.  Interestingly…

C.M.O. 10.10.2011

The number of new 52 week lows on the NYSE last week was 1,296.  The number of new highs was 33.  I watch those numbers each week and since the lows were larger than the highs we’ll call last week’s…