I’ve Got Big News!

Many of you have been asking me for more in-depth research. Now it's here. I’ve officially launched Grindstone Intelligence, an independent research company with weekly and monthly updates AND a premium newsletter! For more than three years now I’ve been publishing my thoughts here on Means to a Trend. When I started, I had no …

That Was One Wild Week

I hope you were wearing your seatbelt, because that week was one for the books. The reaction to Thursday’s CPI report alone was worthy of its own lengthy analysis. A decline in used car prices and a deceleration in the price of medical care services helped drive core CPI down to 6.3%, 0.3% lower than …

Talking with Traders

I recently sat down with Traders Corner founder Garth Mackenzie to talk markets on his podcast. We discussed the current lay of the land, the outlook for inflation, and themes to watch in the years ahead. If you’ve got some time, give it a listen! You can find Talking with Traders on Apple Podcasts or …