Two Steps Forward, One Back

Despite what has appeared to be a precipitous fall, the major indices are masking improvement. Fewer stocks are making new lows as market averages do. Trading volume is also drying up on those dips. Then,…

Scantling #1 at USATF Championships

FAYETTEVILLE, ARKANSAS, May 06-07, 2022. by Sieg Lindstrom— Pride of place went to USATF Decathlon Championships winner Garrett Scantling with a PR by 220 points, an 8867 for the yearly world lead. Behind him Georgia soph…

Memorium – James P. Stevens, Sr.

James Patrick Stevens, Sr. (or Jim/Jimmy/Jim Bob, as his family lovingly referred to him) passed away on St. Patrick's Day after valiantly battling an unexpected illness while visiting his beloved family in Switzerland. Jim was…

Diversification

The coronavirus brought home the need to have assets in more than one industry and place. Think of the fate operators of restaurants, hotels, entertainment facilities and more have experienced over the past few months.…

Independent Bookstore Day This SATURDAY!

Celebrate INDEPENDENT BOOKSTORE DAY this Saturday, August 29th!   For one day only, we'll have EXCLUSIVE books and merchandise!   With over 20 authors, we'll have book signings all day.   Story Time in Balis…

Volatility!

December was a lovely month; a nice slow melt up.  A lot of money was made.  However, money flows into the stock market have just recently turned negative.  This does not necessarily mean that we…

The Weekly Bull

Hurricane Mike So, the stock market got hit; if not by a hurricane, then at least by a strong squall.  Just like Hurricane Michael, this wave of selling spooled up quickly.  What set it up?…

LSU Review / Vanderbilt Preview

Florida reawakened the Swamp with it’s most important win in 3 years, outlasting LSU in what has become a typical close battle between the Gators and Tigers. This was no cheap victory – this came…