Drunken Bulls

Drunken Bulls

The bulls have partied well into the night and expectations largely suggest continued revelry. Granada adopts the perspective of the sober doorman and wonders if sufficient respect is being given to the risks ahead. While their seemingly constant “glass half...
“Transitory Inflation”

“Transitory Inflation”

Brendan reflects on his study of economic fundamentals in an effort to come to terms with Federal Reserve Chairman┬áBen Bernanke’s befuddling explanation of recent price increases. In a series of recent remarks, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke appears to...
Your Mortgage Could Increase 30%!

Your Mortgage Could Increase 30%!

Without subscribing to sensationalism, we examine how proposed changes to the tax code could raise your borrowing costs and affect your property value. This blog isn’t one for sensational claims, but I won’t be surprised to see similar headlines making the...
Tug of War

Tug of War

It is with both relief and reluctance that we are changing Granada’s current investment theme from the long-standing mantra of “Kicking the Can.” We’ve used the phrase to aptly summarize the nation’s fiscal and monetary policy of the past...