Whole Foods and the Economics of Baby Boomer Diets

Charles Sizemore recently gave his thoughts on Whole Foods (NYSE: $WFM) t0 MarketWatch writer Matt  Andrejczak (see “Whole Foods Shareholders Big Payday”)

Whole Foods, bolstered by stronger cash flows, is again paying a dividend, hiking it last month 40% to […] Continue Reading…

Schizophrenic Bond Vigilantes and Other Market Tales

Not the Bond vigilante you had in mind?

Sometimes it is really hard to believe that Wall Street is run by serious, highly-educated professionals.  You wouldn’t hear a doctor use a ludicrous expression like “Santa Claus […] Continue Reading…

Charles Sizemore on Straight Talk Radio

Charles Sizemore, editor of The Sizemore Investment Letter, appeared this week on Mike Robertson’s Straight Talk About Money radio show.  To listen to Charles and Mike discuss the ongoing European debt crisis and their outlook for the stock market […] Continue Reading…

Debunking Economics

In the new 2011 edition of his magnum opus Debunking Economics: The Naked Emperor Dethroned, Australian economics professor Steve Keen comes out guns blazing, blasting the “Panglossian view” of neoclassical economics that did so much to get us into […] Continue Reading…

When in Doubt, Follow the Greats

The art of investing is an exercise in making decisions under conditions of uncertainty. But today, it seems that the cloud of uncertainty is a little thicker than usual. During times like these, I like to do what your college professor might have called “cheating.” I like to look over the shoulders of other investors and see what they are doing. […] Continue Reading…