• Tim Knight from...
    04/28/2016 - 00:27
    I was expecting a few boring candidate statements of the U.S. Senate - AKA the World's Most Exclusive Club - but, boy, was I wrong. Just take a look at some of these gems.
  • Tim Knight from...
    04/28/2016 - 00:27
    I was expecting a few boring candidate statements of the U.S. Senate - AKA the World's Most Exclusive Club - but, boy, was I wrong. Just take a look at some of these gems.

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Phoenix Capital Research's picture

What a Romney Presidency Would Mean for the Economy and Markets

Ben Bernanke Ben Bernanke BLS Central Banks Germany Global Economy Greece Obama Administration recovery Reuters Yen Yuan Yesterday we assessed the impact a second Obama term would have on the US economy and markets. Now let’s assess what impact a Romney Presidency would have on the US economy and financial markets.


Reggie Middleton's picture

It's Simply Unfair What Is Happening To Fair Isaac's Shareholders...

Uptick Rule A company whose earnings rely upon the increase in debt of a severely over indebted nation, with the word "Fair" in its name sounds like a jonx to me...


smartknowledgeu's picture

How Can You Help America? Let Politicians Know You Disapprove by NOT Voting Tomorrow & Buying 1oz of Physical Gold & Silver Inst

Precious Metals SmartKnowledgeU Twitter Twitter Given that every single election in our lifetimes has been a sham between two candidates that serve the same money master, do something much more constructive and helpful for America than wasting your time and energy at the voting polls tomorrow.


testosteronepit's picture

The Bailout Of Russian “Black Money” In Cyprus

default Eurozone Germany Greece Housing Bubble Reuters Otherwise, it would take down the entire universe.


Bruce Krasting's picture

Split Vote?

Illinois Ohio It will take two weeks+ to resolve the election of 2012


AVFMS's picture

Shuffle Rewind 29 Oct-02 Nov " Where Is My Mind? " (Pixies, 1988)

Belgium China Copper CPI CRB Finland France Germany Greece Italy Michigan NASDAQ Netherlands Reality Trade Balance Unemployment Wholesale Inventories We had ended the week on Fri 26 being “On the Road to Nowhere”, which essentially wasn’t that wrong a call, as markets got stuck on Sandy’s path. So, as last week: Nothing new. Spailout OMT still not in play – and might not be this year's business. Officially. Hmmm... Yeah. Sure. We'll see. Greece, haggling not over. Big Disconnect between Risk and Reality, Equities and Bonds.


williambanzai7's picture

GoT GaS?

New York City Marathon 2012...


Phoenix Capital Research's picture

Where the Markets and Economy Will Head if Obama Has a Second Term

Ben Bernanke Ben Bernanke China default Federal Reserve Hyperinflation Nationalization Obama Administration Real estate   The Obama Administration thus far has proven itself in favor of increased Government control and Central Planning. That is, the general trend throughout the last four years has been towards greater nationalization of industries (first finance, then automakers and now healthcare and insurance), as well as greater reliance on our Central Bank to maintain our finances.  


testosteronepit's picture

Nationalizing Companies Is Part Of The French DNA

Auto Sales France Market Share Nationalization Reality The people have spoken. It’s seen as a solution.


dottjt's picture

Friday Humor: Mitt Romney talks about Barack Obama.

Barack Obama His words, not mine! Or was it the other way around?


Phoenix Capital Research's picture

Why and How to Buy Bullion... Plus Where to Store It

ETC Precious Metals   In terms of storing your wealth or preparing for what’s to come, I think everyone should have SOME gold and silver bullion on hand.  


drhousingbubble's picture

How to increase home prices in the face of stagnant household incomes.

Federal Reserve fixed Housing Market Las Vegas Real estate Underwater Homeowners It is easy to get swept into the momentum of the housing market. The Federal Reserve has managed to push interest rates to historically low levels creating additional buying power for US households. As we enter the slower fall and winter selling season, there is unlikely to be any major changes until 2013 as the election year concludes. We do face major challenges ahead. This current momentum in housing isn’t being caused by flush state budgets or solid wage growth. No, this is being caused by low inventory, big investors crowding out households, and a concerted effort to push...


Reggie Middleton's picture

FIRE Burns From Hurricane Sandy - Fear The Insurance Companies, Twice Over - Just Ask the ECB, Greece, Spain & Portugal

Bond fixed Germany Greece headlines Insurance Companies LTRO Portugal Recession Reggie Middleton Sovereign Debt Do you want to see FIRE burn as a result of hurricane level water. Visit NYC from the perspective of the insurance industry. The same industry poised to make sooo much money from EU sovereign debt.


RickAckerman's picture

Liberal/Conservative Divide Only Grows Uglier

Great Depression Iran Michigan Recession Rude Awakening Wall Street Journal White House It would be easy for me to dismiss Obama supporters as mentally defective but for one inconvenient fact: my mother, sharp as a tack at 92, is voting for him. And so is my sister, a San Francisco attorney who is no slouch in the brains department.  I’m not sure where my brother, a municipal employee, stands, but neither am I eager to find out. There is no bridging the political gap between us, and so we simply avoid discussing politics.  The same goes for old friends, although newer ones are another matter.  One of them walked out on our dinner together in a huff when an...


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