Daily Archive: Sunday, February 12, 2017

Academy Awards 2017—Foreign Language Films

This year, a record 85 countries entered films in the Foreign Language category for the Academy Awards. I saw 82 of these films. Before commenting on individual films, here are a few observations. 1. Normally, there are few comedies entered in this category, but this year was an exception. I attribute this to Sullivan’s Travels

The Trump Effect: What’s an Investor to Do?

Mr. Trump prides himself on being a disrupter. So investors had better get used to this approach and the volatility it will bring. Continue reading the main story Professional traders love volatility, of course, darting in and out of positions to take advantage of precipitous price moves. But buy-and-hold investors often find this action disorienting,