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Michael Ashton

Michael Ashton

Ashton Analytics LLC

Contributor since: 26 Feb 2010

  • Disco (Inflation) Inferno

    Published 19 October 2005 | viewed 5,056 times

    October 18, 2005: Today's Events: It's a darn shame that we launched the concept of an inflation-focused investment manager a few months too early. The…

  • Deflation Alert

    Published 16 October 2005 | viewed 5,313 times

    October 14, 2005: Today's Events: If you read this commentary to get a different spin on the data from the typical Wall Street regurgitation, today…

  • Greenspan Era: Lessons From The Past

    Published 26 August 2005 | viewed 2,520 times

    August 25, 2005: Today's Events: The market meandered in tight ranges today. Comments last night from Chicago Fed President Moskow tended to reinforce Lacker's previous…

  • Hey, It Worked For Auto Companies, Right?!?

    Published 25 August 2005 | viewed 4,568 times

    August 24, 2005: Today's Events: The auto companies have done just so well with a simple formula: cut prices, cut prices, cut prices, and keep…

  • Chinese Oil Torture

    Published 09 August 2005 | viewed 4,533 times

    The proximate cause for today's $1.63 leap in Crude to all-time highs of $63.94 (although not, we are reminded by CNBC, the all-time high in…

  • A Discriminating Eye On CPI

    Published 05 August 2005 | viewed 2,403 times

    August 4, 2005: Today's Events: Thursday was a day of waiting, ahead of Employment on Friday. As we eastcoasters sweltered in oppressive heat and humidity…

  • Balancing Rock

    Published 27 July 2005 | viewed 3,445 times

    For just a day, let's forget about the bombs detonating in various cities from London to Egypt, and look at the bigger picture. Although it…