Boston Marathon explosion

Picking Up the Pieces

April 16, 2013

Monday was an extremely difficult day for financial markets.  A poisonous atmosphere was well established even before the terrorist explosions in Boston.  Gold was in freefall, posting the worst selloff in decades on fear of European government sales.  Chinese data had been disappointing, and worries about the U.S. economy had resurfaced.  The mood overnight was […] More