August 2015 Bull and Baird

August 27, 2015
Equities start the day higher as GDP revises itself into candy land!  The first look at 2nd Quarter GDP came in 2.3%, today we got the 2nd look at it came in 3.7%.  

August 24, 2015
Equities start the day lower….actually screw it, I need to invoke Special Order 86 here. When Special Order 86 is implemented we scrap the regular recap and go with a full on stream of consciousness writing style.

August 17, 2015
Equities start the day lower as the dog days descend upon us. Late August…what’s there to say about markets in late August?

August 11, 2015
Equities start the day lower because it’s Tuesday. Seems odd right? Take a look at this article by Bespoke if you want to invest in the S&P this year (I love random factoids, by the time its discovered / talked about it up and disappears).

August 6, 2015

Equities start the day flat as Media takes its turn imploding. You know what, if I dropped out of space and read about the carnage in Energy stocks and Media stocks I woulda bet the market was down 15% YTD.

August 4, 2015

Equities start the day flat as August sizzles on the platter. Not a great month for stocks but I’m telling you what, this time it’s different (the worst phrase to use in investing!!)X