Weighing the Week Ahead: A Decision on Health Legislation

Health care legislation has been a focal point for national debate for more than a year.  One way or another, the fate of legislation supported by President Obama will soon be decided — probably this week.  The final maneuvering will be the most important story of the week. Sure, the Fed will meet.  We will […]

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Weighing the Week Ahead: Are You Scared Yet?

If you find the current market action frightening, you are not alone.  There is a bull market in disaster predictions, with a chorus of pundits predicting “another 2008.”  Sentiment indicators show increasing fear.  Improvement in corporate earnings is seen as more evidence that something is wrong.  After all, a market that cannot rally on good […]

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