Posts Tagged ‘Stocks’

  • The Simple Answer to Your Crash Questions.

    12.02.2018 • United KingdomComments Off on The Simple Answer to Your Crash Questions.

    If you ask why markets fell, the answer lies in the bigger picture of things. This chart from the German insurer Allianz makes a painfully straightforward case. Central banks around the world have finally begun to reverse quantitative easing.

  • The Age of Inflation Is Coming

    08.02.2018 • United StatesComments Off on The Age of Inflation Is Coming

    When the stock market crashes… and the economy goes into recession… the Fed will quickly turn back to the tried-and-true panacea: the old miracle elixir, that snake oil known as EZ money. But this time… there’s a catch.

  • Bond Markets Reveal a New Phenomenon

    08.02.2018 • United KingdomComments Off on Bond Markets Reveal a New Phenomenon

    Correlation between stocks and bonds has gone, reports Societe Generale. It’s usually at around 0.4, but it’s at 0 for the last 90 days. In other words, stocks and bonds have fallen together quite often in the last 90 days, instead of moving in their

  • Updates from Davos: the BS Continues

    26.01.2018 • United StatesComments Off on Updates from Davos: the BS Continues

    Ms. Lagarde has a solution for the 'struggling' youth: “We can change that in 2018 by creating more opportunity.” How do the bunch of hacks, politicos, cronies, and jackass rich guys gathered in Davos create more opportunity? Opportunities are not

  • Here’s What the Future Holds for the Cannabis Sector

    19.01.2018 • United KingdomComments Off on Here’s What the Future Holds for the Cannabis Sector

    The tax revenue will be too appealing for governments to keep marijuana illegal. With the state of Colorado making half a billion dollars in tax off it last year alone, how long will politicos keep their anti-drug views before caving to their desire for more

  • Learn How to Protect Yourself from the Next Crash

    19.01.2018 • United StatesComments Off on Learn How to Protect Yourself from the Next Crash

    “We’ll print the money!” the brave central bankers will say. And once again, with the ersatz courage of a screw-loose patriot, the Fed will come to the rescue… and cause the biggest financial disaster in U.S. history.

  • This Powerful Investment Will Outlast Them All

    17.01.2018 • United KingdomComments Off on This Powerful Investment Will Outlast Them All

    I’m sick of reading it. The number of indicators “at levels not seen since 2007” is piling up fast. Some are all-time records. While others are “at levels not seen since 2000.”Just about all the measures signal we’re in for a crash. In just about

  • The Market Is Listing – Get Your Seat on the Lifeboat Now

    16.01.2018 • United StatesComments Off on The Market Is Listing – Get Your Seat on the Lifeboat Now

    Today, sentiment is so lopsided, if all the bullish commuters all crowded onto the same side of the Staten Island Ferry, it would never leave the pier. The old-timers say a bull market ends when the last bear capitulates and joins them. He hastens to the

  • A ‘Third Crossing’ Is Coming – Get Ready

    14.12.2017 • United KingdomComments Off on A ‘Third Crossing’ Is Coming – Get Ready

    My friend Tim Price is out with a warning. He’s spotted what he calls “the Third Crossing”. Don’t worry, it’s nothing morbid or religious. Unless you’re praying for your retirement. The last two crossings triggered the most memorable stock market

  • Money Patterns You Can Bank On

    07.12.2017 • United StatesComments Off on Money Patterns You Can Bank On

    How ‘bout that bitcoin! It went up another $2,000 last night. Does it go down, too? We think we know the answer. But let’s look at more familiar ESPs. This week, we’ve been focusing on Extremely Simple Patterns, or ESPs.

  • Earn a Free Holiday to S. Korea!

    14.11.2017 • United KingdomComments Off on Earn a Free Holiday to S. Korea!

    At a $1,900 premium per bitcoin in South Korea, a moderately wealthy Brit could buy a few bitcoin, go on holiday in Korea, sell the bitcoin there, enjoy a week-long vacation, return home, and still make a profit of over £1,000.

  • Japan Tries to Trick the Economy with Fake Money

    25.10.2017 • United StatesComments Off on Japan Tries to Trick the Economy with Fake Money

    Bill Bonner – Bill Bonner’s Diary (United States) – LISBON, PORTUGAL – In Japan, incumbent prime minister Shinzō Abe has won a new super majority in parliament. And you know what that means? More laughs.     Dumbbell Policies

  • The US Supports the Biggest Financial Scam in History

    18.10.2017 • United StatesComments Off on The US Supports the Biggest Financial Scam in History

    Bill Bonner – Bill Bonner’s Diary (United States) – PARIS – Yesterday, we described what we believe is the true source of today’s bubbly markets: fake money from the Deep State’s finance arm, central banks. Today, we connect more dots.

  • Fake Stock Prices and Interest Rates Will Lead to Disaster

    13.10.2017 • United StatesComments Off on Fake Stock Prices and Interest Rates Will Lead to Disaster

    Everyone knows stock prices must come down. But no one knows when… or even why. Here at the Diary, we try to keep our feet on the ground. But we would need stilts to understand what is going on in today’s markets. Nothing is solid. Nothing is true.

  • Chart: S&P Gains Under Trump Are Nothing Special

    12.10.2017 • United StatesComments Off on Chart: S&P Gains Under Trump Are Nothing Special

    Today’s chart tracks the gains for the S&P 500 in the first 11 months after presidential elections (the time that’s passed since Trump was elected). The performance under President Trump has been the seventh-best in history (19%). But it’s not

  • Why Gold Miner Shares Disappoint

    02.10.2017 • SwitzerlandComments Off on Why Gold Miner Shares Disappoint

    Gold is a unique investment... in that the price of the miners' product changes every minute. It is affected by both economic and political trends and is therefore difficult to forecast. When the price of gold fell in 2012, many miners were left with tonnes

  • Don’t Be Fooled

    28.08.2017 • SwitzerlandComments Off on Don’t Be Fooled

    Rising stock prices can make it seem like the economy is growing, but in reality, they are two very different things. The economy is measured by capital... which hasn't budged in decades.

  • Today’s Stock Prices Defy Common Sense

    18.08.2017 • SwitzerlandComments Off on Today’s Stock Prices Defy Common Sense

    Historically, companies tend to trade around 15 times their profits...but today, companies on the S&P trade at 21 times their profits... and 23 times their profits on the CAC 40.

  • A Legendary Analyst Predicted the 2017 Financial Crisis 60 Years Ago

    02.08.2017 • United StatesComments Off on A Legendary Analyst Predicted the 2017 Financial Crisis 60 Years Ago

    The market goes up and it goes down… apparently at random. But over the long run, it follows patterns that you can only see from a distance.

  • Turkey and S. Korea – Your Top Dogs of the World

    26.07.2017 • United StatesComments Off on Turkey and S. Korea – Your Top Dogs of the World

    Maybe these dogs will turn out to be good investments. Maybe not. But by our reckoning, they are safer bets than the pampered pooches of North America.

  • Goldman Sachs Analyst: Valuations Are Reaching Highs

    25.07.2017 • SwitzerlandComments Off on Goldman Sachs Analyst: Valuations Are Reaching Highs

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  • Student Debt Will Prevent Your Children From Ever Owning a Home

    21.07.2017 • United StatesComments Off on Student Debt Will Prevent Your Children From Ever Owning a Home

    Subprime auto defaults is soaring. Student loans stand at $1.4 trillion, double what it was in 2009. Alas, debt has cast a dark shadow over America's young people, and according to the New York Fed, the consequences extend far beyond them...

  • How A Four-Man Motley Crew Predicted Every Major Event Since the 70s

    18.07.2017 • SwitzerlandComments Off on How A Four-Man Motley Crew Predicted Every Major Event Since the 70s

    This private news service made up of leading analysts predicted events like the collapse of the Soviet Union and the rise of Islamic terrorism. More shocking than what they've already forecasted, however, is what they just predicted...

  • The $27 Billion Truth About Warren Buffett

    11.07.2017 • United StatesComments Off on The $27 Billion Truth About Warren Buffett

    The Fed has begun a “tightening cycle" to raise its key interest rate, little by little, in quarter-point increments. This leaves us wondering: How dumb is the Fed, and what do investors know about them that you don't?