Entries by Neland Nobel

Stocks Suffer For The Last Two Months And More Likely Ahead

Estimated Reading Time: 6 minutes

Readers might recall on August 3, and subsequent to that, we suggested that the stock market had gotten “overbought” and was vulnerable to the weakness that typically is found (called seasonality) in the late summer. Whether we are just lucky or smart, the market has cooperated by declining about 7% since our word of caution, […]

Weekend Read: Populism, Politics, and Markets

Estimated Reading Time: 7 minutes

Markets function within a complex framework of regulatory and central bank influence.  This regulatory and monetary backdrop is not the benign rule of “experts”  supposed by regulatory advocates in college textbooks, but rather often the product of raw entrenched political power.  Success is getting in sync with the flow of money and political power.  The […]

AAPS Study Says Government Mask Mandates Failed and Caused Harm

Estimated Reading Time: 2 minutes

The American Association of Physicians and Surgeons, which represents independent doctors, has issued a new and important study. Based in Tucson, the most recent study came out on September 12th and concluded that masks not only did not work, but their required use by health bureaucrats was actually additionally harmful. Here is a partial rendering […]

Crime Of The Century

Estimated Reading Time: 3 minutes

A number of news sources have reported that it appears the CIA paid off, bribed, or monetarily induced, Covid researchers to change their opinions about the origins of Covid. Here is what the House Oversight Committee itself said on the matter: Staff on the Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Pandemic and Permanent Select Committee on […]

Fauci Knew NIH Funded Wuhan’s Gain-of-Function Research as Pandemic Began, Email Reveals

Estimated Reading Time: 2 minutes

Editors’ Note:  Now it appears that Dr. Fauci, the doctor most beloved by the press, is clearly a liar. He knew early on that the US government was funding gain of function research in China. Our own government, cooperating with our adversary, unleashed a terrible virus on the world, killing millions and wrecking the world […]

BATF To Expand Rules On Who Must Have A Federal Firearm License

Estimated Reading Time: 3 minutes

The Biden Administration, after suffering a string of judicial defeats on gun control, is now attempting to expand the definition of who can have a Federal License to deal in firearms. After repeated judicial defeats on bump stocks, frames, receivers, and braces, the Administration has decided to throw great uncertainty over who must be licensed […]

Thoughts About Some Interesting Charts

Estimated Reading Time: 6 minutes

Charts, like photos, sometimes capture the mood of data.  They also have a way of compacting history, so one can see differences or similarities to previous economic cycles. This chart shows the extent to which the “yield curve” is inverted.  An inverted yield curve is caused when rates for short-term debt exceed the rates paid […]

The Conservative Dilemma Over Ukraine

Estimated Reading Time: 10 minutes

It is pretty clear that the Conservative Movement is splintering over the policies currently espoused over the support of Ukraine.  The most recent Republican Presidential Primary Debate made this even more clear and the differences starker. Mainstream Conservatives like the Editorial Board of the Wall Street Journal love Nikki Haley and former Vice President Mike […]