Daily Dispatch

Six days a week, the Casey Daily Dispatch helps readers make sense of what’s going on in the economy and financial markets. Guided by managing editor Rachel Bodden, Dispatch readers learn about the biggest money-making opportunities and threats to their wealth.

David Lowell’s Induction Interview

XL: David, thanks for talking with us today. It's an honor.

DL: My pleasure.

XL: We understand that, like many of the X-League honorees, you had an early start in geology. Your father was a mining engineer and you were sorting ore at age 7?

DL: That's right. I thought, "It can't get any better than...

Technical Talk: Week-End Edition 9/26/05

Well let's see. The North American markets are lower, the European markets are lower, the Asian markets are lower to neutral, the currencies (except for the Cdn $) are lower but the metals and energies are higher. Something must be going on out there.