Loose Lips Sink Ships Market Update for December 5, 2018

It is World War II. There is a popular sentiment and preference for military servicemen to avoid chatter that might give away tactical war plans. Literally, such unguarded conversation could tip off the enemy and result in the sinking of ships. The etymology of this idiom, “Loose lips sink ships”, is more broadly applied to the concept of “beware of …

What You May Not Know About Populism & July 4th Market Update for July 3, 2017

Happy 4th of July! Our founding fathers had great insight, but comically overlooked bringing a pen to the signing event. On a serious note, whose autograph is most prominent on the Declaration of Independence? Read to the end to find out. MARKET RECAP This week saw the return of volatility to markets spurred by comments from central bankers. Particularly, European …