About 30 Minutes
Branching out into television with “Thirty Minutes,” a weekly show that informs, educates and amuses.
As more and more of the population shifts from reading to viewing, even old dogs like me have to keep up. So when GNAT-TV in Manchester, VT asked me to host a thirty minute television show based on my columns, I just couldn’t refuse. I will be posting my weekly shows right here in case you missed them. Enjoy!
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The S&P 500 Index finished up 18% for the six months ending June 30th. That was the best first half since 1997. Historically, that kind of return is three times the gains investors can normally expect from the market in an average year. The chance of a repeat performance in the next six months is, at best, remote. read more…
It wouldn’t be a normal weekend in the financial markets without something to worry about. This weekend, it is the meeting of the two presidents, Trump and Xi, in Japan with $350 billion in new tariffs hanging on the outcome. What are the odds that they clinch a deal? read more…