Archive for the ‘Market Views’ Category


The Right Place

“I been in the right place, but it must have been the wrong time I’d…

Kill Your Darlings

Author William Faulkner said, “In writing, you must kill your darlings.” Faulkner’s advice to writers…

hello, universe

No one gave it much thought when Russian scientists used Morse code to send an…

The End of the Beginning

Speaking 75 years ago about the Battle of Egypt, Britain’s first victory of World War…

A Galaxy Far, Far Away

When Star Wars: The Last Jedi opens on December 15, hordes of fans will flock…

A Cautionary Tale

A cautionary tale typically comes in three chapters: we learn of a taboo, an actor…

Reality, not Perception

What a difference a year makes!¬†Around this time in 2016, some were penning the obituary…

Yin Yang Year

2016 was one of those years: great for some, awful for others. For HCG, our…