Macro


3Dollars: April 14, 2017

The market trepidation continues. U.S. markets were closed in observance of Easter and the Passover; however all markets in Europe and Asia were down. Let’s discuss… $1 The prospect of war continues to shake investors across the globe. The chilling warning offered by North Korea for Saturday, April 15, the anniversary […]


3Dollars: April 13, 2017

Today was the day of the MOAB (“Mother of All Bombs”) heard ’round the world. A brief recap… $1 We started today with the first of the major banks releasing earnings. Wells Fargo showed flat earnings as the bank continues to reel from the fake accounts scandal. JP Morgan, the […]


3Dollars: April 5, 2017

What’s up family? We’re back. There are some important political goings on that may affect our strategic outlook. Let’s discuss… $1 The Fed’s minutes suggest a hawkish view from the Fed presidents. In lay, much conversation was held over concern that markets are overheated. If this is the case, we can […]


3Dollars: March 27, 2017

Today was a roller coaster ride for the markets. The Dow finished about 50 points lower, clinching its longest losing streak in 6 years. Though a great headline, this doesn’t mean much in of itself. Here’s what we know… $1 Markets unwound many pro-Trump trades leading into today’s session, with […]


3Dollars: March 20, 2017

We’re back in business after my birthday week hiatus! Today was a huge news day, but small market day…here’s how we see things… $1 The Trump Administration is showing us the sort of headline risk that we can face in our investments. Negative headlines can take down the most sound […]


3Dollars: March 8, 2017

Today markets were a bit of a roller coaster amidst a ton of news (WikiLeaks/CIA hacking, health care bills, wiretaps). However, we see through the madness to what matters to our portfolios. Here we go: $1 Oil futures posted a massive decline of more than 5% based on reports of record inventories […]