Contributing Editors' Blog Entries

madhedgefundtrader's picture

Want to Buy a Mansion?

thetrader's picture

News That Matters

All you need to read.

ilene's picture

Retail Sales Reports Are Right for the Wrong Reason

It's only when you drill down into the raw, unmanipulated data that the weakness is more apparent.

lizzy36's picture

And So It Began

Three years ago tonight we were all watching a new world unfold.

EconMatters's picture

A Lost Decade Into The Great Middle Class Poverty?

While President Obama is pressing the bloc's big countries to show leadership, the U.S. actually is in dire need of extraordinary leadership with a sharp strategic focus to turn the country around. 

testosteronepit's picture

Dear Ben, Please Make Us Trillionaires

Trillionaires. Just the sound of it! It's beautiful, Ben. But without your help, we'll never get there. So, at your big meeting next week, think about us. Because the way you make trillionaires is by printing money.

thetechnicaltake's picture

Watch Copper


williambanzai7's picture

ViSUAL CoMBaT DaiLY (9.14.11) (BoMBS AWaY...)

"We are not going to have a Lehman Brothers" --Timmah quoting Mutti [Reminder: What Lehman day is tomorrow?]

Michael Victory's picture

Trump, Apmex, and Goldilocks

Goldilocks   The Donald takes delivery of 3 Kilos.  

Vitaliy Katsenelson's picture

Book Excerpt: A Sideways View of the World

The following chapter 2 is excerpted from The Little Book of Sideways Markets (Wiley, 2010).  Enjoy

Phoenix Capital Research's picture

Before the Tape: 9-13-11

The market has become dominated by rumors. The primary rumor is of China supporting Europe. We saw similar rumors in 2008 for Wall Street banks. Those purchases all resulted in massive losses for the funds in question. And yet we are seeing similar rumors inciting large rallies in stocks today, this time the rumors pertaining to China and Japan buying Europe.

rcwhalen's picture

David Kotok | Policy Madness in Muniland

Policy Madness (inconsistency) in Muniland.  Some bullets.

madhedgefundtrader's picture

My Take on the 2012 Presidential Election

Reggie Middleton's picture

There's No Better Indicator That Someone Is Lying Than When They Do The Opposite Of What They Say: Enter BNP Paribas

"Look at what I say, not at what I do! We have no liquidity problem." Listen, if you have to sell $96 billion of mismarked assets when you DON'T need liquidity, imagine what needs to be done if you have a liquidity problem!

Bruce Krasting's picture

SocGen comes to town

SocGen The CEO of SocGen is selling. I'm not buying.

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!