How the Dow Made A New High

I majored in Near Eastern Archaeology, so I love ancient things and no financial topic is older than the Dow Jones Industrial Average, founded in 1896. The modern US Federal Reserve …

What Bull Market?

With the 2008 Financial Crisis ten years behind us, have Americans moved on or does that event still cast a large shadow? Despite US equities near record highs, many years of …

Marijuana: Coca-Cola’s Next Market

Some investors may remain wary of public marijuana companies since the drug is illegal federally in the US, but the ongoing slow-motion legalization of the drug at the state level …

Tech Moguls Go Full Rosebud

I have a suspicion that every Tech industry mogul has, at some point, visited Hearst Castle in San Simeon, California. William Randolph Hearst, a newspaper magnate of the early-mid 20th century, …

How Polling (Still) Gets It Wrong

Letitia James wasn’t supposed to be the Democratic Party candidate for New York State attorney general. Polling done just days before last week’s primaries gave Sean Maloney the edge. Another candidate, …