The Novartis (NVS) dividend of SFr 2.25 now amounts to USD 2.4627825. This shows how the US dollar is dropping in value compared the Swiss franc.
Gold is $1712/oz. and silver is $34.63/oz. If you want to compare prices, just search on MPI for our Friday posts, where we usually put these prices. Crude oil is $106.91/bbl.
The Model Portfolio Index is doing just fine. Those little monkeys are smart! The MPI is up more than 12 percent in just the first two months of 2012!