2014 Civil Rights Act of 1964 Commemorative Coins

Commemorative coins celebrating the semicentennial of the enactment of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 are now available from the United States Mint, as authorized under Public Law 110-451. On Thursday, January 2, 2014, the US Mint starting accepting orders for two different coin collecting products honoring the anniversary with another "Tell Your Story Set" [click to continue…]

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Why Is Home Depot Stock Slumping After Earnings Beat?

Home Depot (HD) beat on EPS, Revenues, and Same Store Sales when it reported on Tuesday prior to the market open. However, after initially popping 2.5% to 158.11 from Monday’s 154.26 close, HD reversed sharply into negative territory at 153.00/10 in pre-market action and closed the day at 150.17, down 2.6%. I am not sure […]

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The Supply of Oxen at the Federal Reserve

Are the Fed and the Bank of Japan conspiring to protect the dollar by propping up the American bond market? “If fiat money… falters, we may have to go back to oxen as our medium of exchange. In that event, I trust, the Federal Reserve… will have an adequate inventory of oxen.” (Alan Greenspan, The History […]

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