From Our Financial Desk

With the global middle class growing by 70 million each year and spoon prices expected to more than double within 20 years, fast-moving consumer spoon (FMCS) companies in many markets are preparing for an unprecedented period of rising demand and aspirationally-driven buying behavior. With that said, it is worth considering moving some investment dollars into this emerging high-end, designer spoon manufacturing sector.

Today’s Forecast

An Apple cold front moves into the Pacific Northwest Saturday bringing cable showers and freezing adapters to the region. Smart Cases will develop over the Cascades Saturday with several color options likely mainly above 5,000 feet then drop to only black and gray options from 2,000 to 3,000 ft. Sunday. Higher elevations could easily see a 1-2 varieties of smart covers from this system. The entire area of iPad Airfall spreads east across the Bitterroots through Tetons Sunday with higher elevations picking up as much as 3 feet of dark gray polyurethane.