Thursday, June 21, 2012

Morning Journal-More of your tax dollars at work


Economics

This Week’s Data


Weekly jobless claims rose 1,000 versus expectations of a 1,000 decline.
http://www.calculatedriskblog.com/2012/06/weekly-initial-unemployment-claims_21.html

Other

Capital versus financial expenditures (medium):
http://econompicdata.blogspot.com/2012/06/financial-vs-capital-expenditures-and.html

Politics

Domestic


More on your tax dollars at work (medium):
http://michellemalkin.com/2012/06/20/how-obama-bureaucrats-fueled-western-wildfires/

Thursday morning humor:
http://mjperry.blogspot.com/2012/06/cartoon-of-day.html

More defections from the ‘climate change’ community (medium):
http://www.powerlineblog.com/archives/2012/06/the-climate-humpty-dumpty-all-the-kings-horses.php

International War Against Radical Islam

GM helping Iran (short):
http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/06/media-reports-peugeot-violates-iran-sanctions-uani-investigate-gm/#more-449475



Steve Cook received his education in investments from Harvard, where he earned an MBA, New York University, where he did post graduate work in economics and financial analysis and the CFA Institute, where he earned the Chartered Financial Analysts designation in 1973. His 40 years of investment experience includes institutional portfolio management at Scudder, Stevens and Clark and Bear Stearns. Steve's goal at Strategic Stock Investments is to help other investors build wealth and benefit from the investing lessons he learned the hard way.