Recent Insights

Month: October 2011

  • Iron Capital Perspectives
  • October 24, 2011
  • Chuck Osborne

See No Evil, Hear No Evil, Speak No Evil

What happened to the European debt crisis that caused so much market turmoil in August and September? What happened to the slow U.S. economy and mountain of government debt that caused the U.S. credit rating to be downgraded by Standard and Poor’s? To my knowledge nothing has happened to fix these situations, but don’t tell…

  • Iron Capital Perspectives
  • October 3, 2011
  • Chuck Osborne

Brace Yourself

The third quarter of 2011 was the worst quarter for investors since 2008. You are going to hear that scary phrase a lot, so brace yourself. This is one of those times when I would like to swoop in with all kinds of good news and prove that things are not as bad as they…