Mike joined Weiss in 2001, during which time he has been, alternately, an analyst, editor, and writer for Money and Markets. Previously, he worked for Bankrate.com, where he analyzed the mortgage and interest-rate markets.
While still in college, Mike got his start tracking the financial markets at Bloomberg News. He graduated from Boston University with degrees in journalism and English. Mike’s views can be found in major print and electronic media outlets. He has been quoted by the Washington Post, Reuters and Dow Jones, and has appeared on CNN, Bloomberg Television, Business News Network and CNBC.
Mike lives in Jupiter, Fla., with his wife, Kim, and three children.
Recently by Mike
We’ve just seen one of the biggest “Fake Out” rallies in cyclicals I can remember. Here’s what to do …
We'll continue to hear happy talk from Wall Street and Washington about how the economy is chugging right along. But what's the reality?
When banks tighten loan standards, or make loans costlier to get, it's like a lead anchor around the economy's neck,
The dollar continues to be battered by worrisome economic data. What's next?
The massive orgy of commodity speculation in China is just the latest in a long line of examples of easy money-fueled bubbles and busts.