Patrick is Chief Market Analyst for Briefing.com, where he has worked since 1997 and authors the Page One, The Big Picture, Fed Brief, and Market View columns. He also provides commentary on Live In Play. Every Tuesday morning he is a regular guest on KDOW's The Rob Black Show. He is quoted regularly by the financial press and has also appeared on CBS Radio, CNBC, CNN International, Fox Business Network, and PBS’ Nightly Business Report. A graduate of Vanderbilt University, Patrick is located in Chicago and can be reached at email@example.com
I am a retired professor, a retired investment adviser, and currently a private investor and full-time tennis pro. I bought my first stock in a custodial account in 1958. I am a student of history, particularly military and economic/market history. The intellectual passions of my retirement years are markets, mathematics, and quantum theory. I like to travel. I served in Vietnam.