The Comeback Kid Part II — The Road to Recovery

Movie sequels are notorious for being lackluster experiences, with profits prioritized over original ideas — Ghostbusters II comes to mind. Then there are movies that are equal to, or even better than the original, as fans of the Godfather series will attest

Lunar Landing - 50th Anniversary

On July 20, 2019, America will celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the first lunar landing. It was the Apollo 11 mission that took Neil Armstrong and Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin, Jr. to the surface of the moon.

“Winter is coming” is the House Stark motto in the HBO series Game of Thrones, which can be interpreted as one needs to stay vigilant for what lies ahead. Similar to the Starks, equity markets are always assessing and reassessing what the future holds.

In baseball parlance, the seventh inning stretch is a tradition in which fans stand up in the middle of the seventh inning and stretch after sitting through 6½ innings of a game. Some teams, such as the Chicago Cubs, have made it an experience as fans sing along with Bill Murray to “Take Me Out to the Ballgame.”

As we celebrate Independence Day, patriotism soars in America. U.S. flags fly high and patriotic music is played in bars and restaurants. Bruce Springsteen’s “Born in the USA” is a popular song this time of year, with its upbeat melody and its well-known chorus.