Contributing Editors' Blog Entries

thetrader's picture

News That Matters

All you need to read.

ilene's picture

Thanksgiving Thoughts

stock market and otherwise

thetrader's picture

News That Matters

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George Washington's picture

Is the U.S. About to Invade Syria … and Pick a Fight with China and Russia?

China Amplifies on three aspects of this issue:  (1) a war against Syria was planned 10 years ago (2) the American people don't want a new war and (3) Russia and China may strongly react against such a war ...

testosteronepit's picture

Buyers Of German Bonds Finally Pulled Out Their Calculators

Disaster? Or first sign of rational thought....

Bruce Krasting's picture

The Future is Gray

Happy T-Day!

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RickAckerman's picture

A Bond Bull Sees More Deflation Ahead

Bond Our good friend Doug B., a financial advisor based in Boulder, CO, has done well for his clients by keeping them heavily weighted in bonds. In the essay below, he explains why he intends to stick with this strategy even though many of his peers expect a rebounding stock market to outperform fixed-incomes in the years ahead.  For Baby Boomers in particular, the deflationary trend that buttresses Doug’s strategy holds stark implications.

thetechnicaltake's picture

What was Your Expectation for this Thanksgiving Week?

The market always goes up during Thanksgiving week.

George Washington's picture

“I Will Never Do Business In The United States Of America Again”

If the capital markets are riddled with fraud, why not just invest in Zimbabwe, instead?  Bribes are cheaper there ...

Phoenix Capital Research's picture

Here's The Real Financial Situation For Europe... Clear as Day

This will NOT be permanent, nor will we enter some kind of Mad Max apocalypse. But there will be temporary shutdowns of the banking system as they work through this mess. And given that most folks rely almost entirely on their credit cards to survive and haven’t prepared at all, things could indeed get very messy at times

Reggie Middleton's picture

Banks Have Gone Bust For Over 2000 Years, Yet The Sun Has Risen Everyday Since

Self explanatory title...

Reggie Middleton's picture

I Hope You Groupon IPO Investors Got Coupons At The IPO!!! Yeah, That's Right I Was The First To Say It

This one is for all you doubters of the powers of the BoomBust :-) Happy Thanksgiving, and hurry and use those Groupon coupons before its too late, if you know what I mean...

Reggie Middleton's picture

A Compendium Of Unforeseen (NOT!) Risk In Today's MSM Headlines on Europe, China & Banks - Meaty Reading For The Holidays

China headlines This will probably piss off everybody in big banking, mainstream media and inter-marital analyst relations. I still want to be invited to ALL of the Wall Street Christmas parties, though :-)

thetrader's picture

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