Stimulate This!


Category: Economy, Politics

Quote of the Day: The Dollar

Category: Currency

HomeBuilder’s vs Financials

Category: Economy, Finance, Real Estate, Technical Analysis

Dear Ben . . .

Category: Economy, Federal Reserve, Inflation

Pre-State of the Union Poll

Category: Economy, Politics, Psychology

End of January Linkfest

Category: Financial Press

Fun With Data Analysis: The Art of the Plausible

Category: Apprenticed Investor, Data Analysis, Markets, Mathematics, Quantitative

NYTimes, Société Générale, & Me

Category: Corporate Management, Credit, Derivatives, Federal Reserve, Media

The Bulls, The Bears, & the Media

Category: Economy, Financial Press, Media, Psychology, Weblogs

Black Friday Night Jazz



On days like this, where the market opens up over 100 and closes down 170, I always get that "Black Friday" feeling — that no one really wants to carry much equity exposure over the weekend.

On rare occasions, these days set up ugly Mondays (Wait! Didn’t we just have one of those?)


But its Friday night — Enough market talk! Its time for some jazz to mellow out to.

I’m a big Steely Dan fan. Saw ‘em live a few times, always loved this song.

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Category: Digital Media, Friday Night Jazz, Music