Archives for: "September 2008, 24"

A technical note on reporting futures prices

I wrote a note a few days ago urging people to fill their gas tanks because of a huge jump in oil prices that day. I learned several hours later that the media had been reporting the price of the expiring front month futures price and updated my note… more »

The Bailout: The more I see the less I like

Watching Democrats turn the Administrations proposed "bailout" of the financial system into the latest whale that they can attach their remora-like suckers to, I'm beginning to think the solution might end up worse than the disease. It's a strong thing… more »