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09-SEPTEMBER 18-2021

Ten Ways To Foster Innovation In order to compete effectively, we must look for new and better ways to accomplish

09-SEPTEMBER 17-2021

Good morning. We’re fans of following company insiders when they buy their own shares.  That’s because they only buy if

09-SEPTEMBER 16-2021

Good morning. Yesterday marked the 13th anniversary of the collapse of Lehman Brothers, a “victim” of over leverage on the

09-SEPTEMBER 15-2021

Good morning. We’ve warned for weeks that stocks are at elevated levels, and that a modest pullback would be likely. 

09-SEPTEMBER 14-2021

Good morning. With Labor Day weekend over, oil prices should be trending down.  The summer driving season in North America

09-SEPTEMBER 13-2021

Good morning. Last week, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen warned that the measures underway to preserve cash at the US Treasury

09-SEPTEMBER 12-2021

Here’s to a better YOU … and now … Today’s DarrenDaily Recap Sunday.  A collection of the weeks videos from

09-SEPTEMBER 11-2021

Taking Breaks From Work … Here’s Why “Taking a break can lead to breakthroughs.” –Russell Eric Dobda You’re a hard-charger,

09-SEPTEMBER 10-2021

Good morning. The biggest issue facing markets right now is whether or not the eggheads saying inflation is transitory are

09-SEPTEMBER 09-2021

Good morning. The excess lending that led to the housing crash was inevitable.  But it took a few specific events

09-SEPTEMBER 08-2021

Good morning. It’s time to think about the holidays.  But not the holiday trading season.  Rather, it may be time

09-SEPTEMBER 07-2021

Good morning. The band Abba is releasing a new album in November, their first since 1981.  The European band was

09-SEPTEMBER 06-2021

Good morning. Friday’s job numbers were rough.  Whether it’s a one-time event or part of a bigger slowing down in

09-SEPTEMBER 05-2021

Here’s to a better YOU … and now … Today’s DarrenDaily Recap Sunday.  A collection of the weeks videos from

09-SEPTEMBER 04-2021

What Do You Value Most? Abraham Mazlow defined self-actualization as, “a bringing together of What I do and what I

09-SEPTEMBER 03-2021

Good morning. There’s two ways to improve your wealth quickly.  The first is to cut down on spending.  The second

09-SEPTEMBER 02-2021

Good morning. The United States was brought into World War II after the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor.  But that move

09-SEPTEMBER 01-2021

Good morning. While the stock market is poised to continue rising over the next few years, September kicks off what

08-AUGUST 31-2021

Good morning. Before it ended with the tech bubble, the prosperity of the 1990s occurred in part to declining inflation

08-AUGUST 30-2021

Good morning. Many retail investors are still upset over being locked out of buying shares of companies like GameStop (GME)

08-AUGUST 29-2021

Here’s to a better YOU … and now … Today’s DarrenDaily Recap Sunday.  A collection of the weeks videos from

08-AUGUST 28-2021

“Politeness is to human nature what warmth is to wax.” –Arthur Schopenhauer It’s a Matter of Manners Something happened to

08-AUGUST 27-2021

Good morning. The Federal Reserve continues to hint at eventually tapering its bond-buying program.  Until then, it’s putting a lot

08-AUGUST 26-2021

Good morning. There are plenty of numbers and trends to look at to determine the future moves of the stock

08-AUGUST 25-2021

Good morning. It’s hard to be pessimistic when the stock market is at all-time highs.  But there’s been a declining

08-AUGUST 24-2021

Good morning. The last crisis taught the Federal Reserve that as long as people feel like they’re getting wealthier, they’ll

08-AUGUST 23-2021

Good morning. A number of factors suggest that the stock market is about to get more volatile.  First, we’re going

08-AUGUST 22-2021

DECLARATION FOR THE DAY: “Start today, not tomorrow. If anything, you should have started yesterday.” (Say this 3 times today)

08-AUGUST 21-2021

How to Help Your Company Become a World Class Company “Excellence can be obtained if you: …care more than others

08-AUGUST 20-2021

Good morning. There’s some argument over the real rate of inflation.  A number of websites exist that calculate inflation based

08-AUGUST 19-2021

Good morning. The past year has seen the rise of corporations accepting payment in Bitcoin, as well as the allocation

08-AUGUST 18-2021

Good morning. Every few years, some big names on Wall Street disclose that they’re on opposite sides of a big

08-AUGUST 17-2021

Good morning. The stock market has now gone a record period of time without facing a correction of more than

08-AUGUST 16-2021

Good morning. The stock market quickly bounced back from its Covid crash of March 2020, assisted in part by trillions