C.M.O. 8.29.2011

He said: “Most of the economic policies that support robust economic growth in the long run are outside the province of the central bank.  To achieve economic and financial stability, U.S. fiscal policy must be placed on a sustainable path…

C.M.O. 8.22.2011

Were Hunter S. Thompson alive today I’m not sure if he would title his next book “Fear and Loathing on Wall St.”, “Main Street” or maybe “The World” as the degree with which the fearful are loathing risk these seems…

C.M.O. 8.15.2011

If you were in New York City and thinking about packing the family into the car for a road trip vacation and your destination was, say, Annapolis, MD (about 175 miles away) would you get there by way of  Phoenix,…

Ratio Box

Label Key S/T Momentum L/T Momentum Combo Momentum CEC Strategy Long LSR 346 5.49 19 0.10 18 0.43 380 N/A Short NPD 63 68.86% 183 -39.90% 42 -5.84% 0 91.79%

C.M.O. 8.8.2011

In mid July Eric Cantor was in a cabinet room with President Obama sitting between Nancy Pelosi and Steny Hoyer.  The tangling of the debt ceiling debate was tense.  At one point the President invoked Ronald Regan and as Mr.…

C.M.O. 8.1.2011

Two things deepened last week.  The first was man’s ability to explore the depths of the ocean as Jiaolong, a manned deep-sea submersible named after a mythical Chinese sea dragon, reached a depth of 5,057 meters or 16,591 feet for…