Contributing Editors' Blog Entries

thetrader's picture

Men in Black to seize Spanish Regions

ETC fixed Spain-Men in Black are here

Bruce Krasting's picture


Fat Cats Italy Sovereign Debt Swiss National Bank Tyler Durden Gutless? Or smart? We shall see.

ilene's picture

Dead and Deader

Beige Book China fixed Hugh Hendry Hugh Hendry Unemployment Riots, chaos, mayhem—these are not the earmarks of a contented society... But can the stock market go up anyway??

williambanzai7's picture


They're creepy and they're kooky...

Burkhardt's picture

The Great Demise: EUR at Two-Year Low

Bond Borrowing Costs default Egan-Jones Egan-Jones Greece headlines Monetary Policy New Zealand Strength is fading. Parity is visible. Reform is the only option. European markets are tumbling and the euro has slipped to record lows against several major currencies. The market is in reaction mode responding Spain and Greece in the headlines.

williambanzai7's picture

TiM GeiTHNeR: TiMe To FLuSH...

Fail Main Street Tim Geithner The most corrupt moron of a Treasury Secretary the country has ever known...

drhousingbubble's picture

The twin lost decades in housing and stocks

Bank of America Bank of America Demographics Housing Market Housing Prices 10,000 baby boomers are retiring per day.  This two decade trend has only started but will certainly have an impact on the housing situation moving forward.  In most economic reports the boom and bust of the housing market was not factored into the equation.  Many boomers will downsize or sell as they age.  This is just a matter of demographics.  While trends are harder to predict, we know that 10,000 baby boomers will be retiring on a daily basis for well over a decade.  What does this do to housing?  The challenge we will face is that the younger...

AVFMS's picture

20 Jul 2012 – " Alabama Song (Whisky Bar) " (The Doors, 1967)

Baltic Dry Belgium Central Banks Copper CRB default Finland France Germany Greece Italy Netherlands Portugal Unemployment Time to panic? Or heading to the next whisky bar? Question is now what next? Somehow, we’ve been here before, but since then we had LTRO1, LTRO2, a (bank) bail-out, lots of European haggling and bickering… Hot Summer.

Tim Knight from Slope of Hope's picture

Finalmente!!!!!!!!! CMG Gets Its Beans Refried

Long-time Slopers know that I have had a special place in my black heart for Chipotle Mexican Grill. How do I hate thee? Let me count the ways:

hedgeless_horseman's picture

When you are suddenly surrounded by violence and killing, it’s too late to train.

"You will understand what is happening is real and you will be glad that you are there to protect your family and save others and gloriously you will act with skill, ability, and confidence. Or you will doubt your ability, be overcome by fear, of no help to yourself or others...a sheep."

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