June 26, 2019

SHI 6.26.19 – A Sea of Red

The SHI, at its essence, is designed to be an economic barometer.  Using the level of consumer spending at expensive steakhouses as our metric, the SHI […]
June 19, 2019

SHI 6.19.19 – The Fed Holds Pat

“You gotta know when to hold ’em, and know when to fold ’em …”  croons Kenny Rogers.   Indeed.  The FED decided to hold.  And this choice […]
June 12, 2019

SHI 6.12.19 – Where Did Inflation Go?

After rising from the dead like Lazarus at the beginning of 2019, inflation is once again heading toward zero.   From November of 2018 thru January of […]
June 5, 2019

SHI 6.5.19 – Battle Rope Exercises

Imagine this:  The guy in the blue represents both the FED Chairman Powell and ‘bond traders’ in the aggregate.   The bond traders have pushed down the […]