Random Musings on Memorial Weekend.

Posted by Mark Pettinga

Japan is inching dangerously close to the tipping point where the government debt becomes too large for there to be any reasonable hope that it can be repaid.  This is a really big deal, and probably poses a more immediate threat to the global financial … Read More »


Commodities Pop!

Posted by Mark Pettinga

Commodities suffered a bloody trading day today.  Most of the metals dropped by 5-6%, and oil lost around 10% in market trading.  This fall in prices comes after months of astronomical gains in commodity prices of historic proportions.  The question is…Is this the popping of … Read More »