October 1, 2017

October 1, 2017   Wichita Lineman.   2017 began with great optimism that the U.S. government was going to reduce income taxes and reduce government regulation.  The reality is that Washington has a new dose of gridlock as both political parties are not...

July 1, 2017

Happy 4th of July! Celebrating the Nation’s birthday is a season of reflection that the United States remains the greatest nation in recent history as we enjoy economic and religious freedoms fought for us by our forefathers and our great military in two World Wars. ...

April 1, 2017

It’s a Wonderful Life (1946).  Spring has sprung!  Unseasonably warm weather in February and March has lessened the demand for oil and natural gas this past winter.  Additionally, the world wide supply of petroleum has reached the glut stage.  Corporate earnings...

January 2017

Happy New Year! “When 900 years old, you reach….Look as Good, you will not.” Yoda. As we kick off 2017, we looked back 100 years ago as it was a pivotal year in the U.S. as well as the World as the second termed President Wilson asked the U.S. Congress to declare war...

Oct 2016

“Get your facts first, then you can distort them as you please.” No one would believe it, but the stock market has risen 7% during 2016.  The news continues to be negative as we enter the final stages of a Presidential election that will be decided in early...

July 2016

Happy Birthday America! Birth of a Nation. On July 4, 1776, the Second Continental Congress issued “The Unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America”.  The writers of the Declaration believed that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by...