INSIGHTS
JUL
10
COSTA’S CORNER
So many stories, so little time to tell them. Today, for a slow summer Wednesday, has an unusually large number of interesting situations. You have President Trump putting pressure on the Brits to take out their Ambassador to the US. You have Jerome Powell speaking before Congress and the investment World will sit and pick apart every word. Earth...
JUL
8
COSTA’S CORNER
“One small step for man, One giant leap for mankind” Even though the anniversary of Neil Armstrong setting foot on the Moon is still a week or so away I think a little reminiscing is in order. For me, as a twelve year old, it truly was an amazing experience, witnessing the first steps on a new World. I still remember watching the first Moon w...
JUL
2
COSTA’S CORNER
“What is hip? Tell me, tell me if you think you know What is hip? If you was really hip The passing years would show” The 1973 song from Tower of Power was about looking and being in fashion. Today, the fashion is following and listening to individual voices that say they speak for a generation. This really is nothing new in this country. ...
JUN
24
COSTA’S CORNER
The waiting is the hardest part Every day you see one more card You take it on faith You take it to the heart The waiting is the hardest part I just had to use that Tom Petty song today. Today, this week and this month will be about waiting. Last week the Fed hinted at potentially dropping interest rates to help stimulate the economy. The Pre...
JUN
20
COSTA’S CORNER
“Information is the oxygen of the modern age. It seeps through the walls topped by barbed wire, it wafts across the electrified borders.” From the great communicator, Ronald Reagan. It was information that flowed to the people behind the Iron Curtain that eventually forced communism out and brought in variations of democracy throughout Easte...