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IWM Monthly Promontory May 2019

IWM MONTHLY PROMONTORY MAY 2019  The Case for Trade Schools The enrollment scam exposed … how our obsession with “elite” institutions obscures more economical ways to prepare for well-paying, fulfilling jobs: namely trade schools. Socio-economically, neglecting blue-collar workers is a…...

IWM Commentary April 2019

April Commentary Events of April confirmed reports of the U.S. economy’s demise were at best premature. Wage growth remained solid; consumer sentiment percolated at or near the post- recession peak; stock markets were healthy and the employment rate fell to…...

IWM Monthly Promontory April 2019

IWM MONTHLY PROMONTORY APRIL 2019 Squinting Through The Big Muddy It behooves the Brits to buy as much time from Brussels as possible in negotiating the divorce rather than giving in to a potentially chaotic “no-deal” departure. If that means…...

IWM Quarterly Commentary – 1st Quarter 2019

1st Quarter Commentary A relatively strong, albeit slowing, US economy in the first quarter mingled uneasily with the specter of an inverted yield curve – historically a herald of recession – and talk of lower interest rates. Markets moved higher…...

Valentines Day

Greetings! Romantics welcome Valentine’s Day and having the opportunity to lavish loved ones with attention. Economists appreciate Valentine’s Day, too. Sure, the $13 billion spent on Valentine’s Day is just a drop in the $17 trillion bucket of goods and…...

IWM 2019 Annual Outlook

2019 Macro Economic Outlook and Capital Market Expectations CHOPPY WATERS In the end, the most redemptive image of 2018 was that of a shopper digging into her pockets at the cash register of a box store that only a few…...

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