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Boris Schlossberg - The Stupidity of Brexit

The Stupidity of Brexit

by Boris Schlossberg | Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 4:30pm

Was the U.K. vote to leave the European Union a blunder that could lead to the breakup of the EU and the U.K., itself?

Larry Edelson - This Stock Market Could DOUBLE in Just Three Years and Nobody Wants to Buy!

This Stock Market Could DOUBLE in Just Three Years and Nobody Wants to Buy!

by Larry Edelson | Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 7:30am

Practically everyone on Wall Street is bearish on China right now. But nothing could be further from the truth! Here’s why …

Mike Larson - Can Markets Find More Than Temporary Relief? Here’s My Take …

Can Markets Find More Than Temporary Relief? Here’s My Take …

by Mike Larson | Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at 4:30pm

Stocks rose today in a bit of a bounce-back after a couple of rough days. But is this rally sustainable?

Jon Markman - Say Good Night, Siri

Say Good Night, Siri

by Jon Markman | Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at 7:30am

Apple has stubbornly avoided embracing cloud computing – leaving Siri powerless to compete with a new generation of AI assistants.

Mike Larson - Wheels Come Off as European Banks, British Pound, Bond Yields Crash

Wheels Come Off as European Banks, British Pound, Bond Yields Crash

by Mike Larson | Monday, June 27, 2016 at 4:30pm

What's behind this financial bloodbath? The Brexit vote is the immediate trigger, but there's much more.

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - 6 Big Eurozone Banks on the Brink

6 Big Eurozone Banks on the Brink

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, June 27, 2016 at 7:30am

If you think Britain’s exit from the EU is going to be a shock to the economy, wait till you see the condition of Europe’s most vulnerable banks.

Money and Markets - The Next Recession … Spend, Spend, Spend … Brexit Blockbuster

The Next Recession … Spend, Spend, Spend … Brexit Blockbuster

by Money and Markets | Saturday, June 25, 2016 at 7:30am

Here’s a summary of stories from this past trading week, with a link to the full articles online.

Mike Larson - Brexit Blockbuster Shocks World Markets! Here’s What to Do …

Brexit Blockbuster Shocks World Markets! Here’s What to Do …

by Mike Larson | Friday, June 24, 2016 at 10:00am

The Brexit vote results swept like a hurricane through bonds, stocks, currencies and commodities from Tokyo to Frankfurt to London to New York.

Mike Larson - As More Companies Fess Up, the Cycle Turn Becomes Undeniable

As More Companies Fess Up, the Cycle Turn Becomes Undeniable

by Mike Larson | Friday, June 24, 2016 at 7:30am

Over and over, I’ve stressed a cautious, careful and defensive investment stance. Now, consider going on the offense …

Mike Burnick - A Sad State of EU Affairs

A Sad State of EU Affairs

by Mike Burnick | Thursday, June 23, 2016 at 4:30pm

The European Union faces a rocky future whether or not Great Britain's citizens vote to "Remain" or "Leave."

Jeff Cantor - The Threat of Assault — And How to Prepare Yourself

The Threat of Assault — And How to Prepare Yourself

by Jeff Cantor | Thursday, June 23, 2016 at 7:30am

Constructive daydreaming can be the difference between life and death when you’re attacked

Boris Schlossberg - The Perfect Solution? Spend, Spend, Spend …

The Perfect Solution? Spend, Spend, Spend …

by Boris Schlossberg | Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at 4:30pm

Boris Schlossberg argues that investing in infrastructure would do more to stimulate the American economy than the Fed's QE and money-printing.

Larry Edelson - Will It Go or Will It Stay?

Will It Go or Will It Stay?

by Larry Edelson | Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at 7:30am

Britain will vote to stay in the European Union. But is that what’s best for the country?

Mike Larson - The Only Certainty is Uncertainty at the Fed

The Only Certainty is Uncertainty at the Fed

by Mike Larson | Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at 4:30pm

Janet Yellen used some variation of the word "uncertainty" 13 times at the press conference that followed last week's meeting. A sign of the times?

Jon Markman - Intel Leaps into the Cloud

Intel Leaps into the Cloud

by Jon Markman | Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at 7:30am

To move into the future and back to the top of the heap, Intel has revamped its focus on cloud computing and the Internet of Things.

Mike Larson - Markets Catch a Brexit Break … Will It Last?

Markets Catch a Brexit Break … Will It Last?

by Mike Larson | Monday, June 20, 2016 at 4:30pm

Markets worldwide surged as the U.K. "Remain" side gained in the opinion polls. Will it last?

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - The Next Great Recession?!

The Next Great Recession?!

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, June 20, 2016 at 7:30am

Is there anyone you know who can predict the next recession? Consider this historic episode in the shady world of economic forecasting …

Mike Larson - More Major “Signs” a Real Estate Cycle Turn Is Here

More Major “Signs” a Real Estate Cycle Turn Is Here

by Mike Larson | Friday, June 17, 2016 at 4:30pm

The signs of the times seem to be "For Rent," "For Lease," and "Space Available." And they all point to bad times ahead for commercial real estate.

Mike Larson - Want Proof the Credit Cycle Has Turned? Here It is …

Want Proof the Credit Cycle Has Turned? Here It is …

by Mike Larson | Friday, June 17, 2016 at 7:30am

I’ve repeatedly stressed a cautious, careful, and defensive investment stance since early last summer. And here’s the reasoning behind that caution …

Mike Burnick - Will New Highs Bring Clear Skies for Stocks?

Will New Highs Bring Clear Skies for Stocks?

by Mike Burnick | Thursday, June 16, 2016 at 4:30pm

the S&P 500 closes in on new 52-week high, investment expert Mike Burnick offers high hopes for a major rally.

Jeff Cantor - New Face of Terror and How to Protect Yourself

New Face of Terror and How to Protect Yourself

by Jeff Cantor | Thursday, June 16, 2016 at 7:30am

The rise of the lone wolf jihadist means we’ve all been drafted into the War on Terror. Are you prepared for the next attack?

Boris Schlossberg - Brexit a Real Threat: What to Do

Brexit a Real Threat: What to Do

by Boris Schlossberg | Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at 4:30pm

Currency expert Boris Schlossberg takes the threat of Brexit seriously - and offers some investment advice just in case it comes to pass.

Larry Edelson - Market Myths, Busted!

Market Myths, Busted!

by Larry Edelson | Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at 7:30am

Five market myths that cost investors tens, if not hundreds of billions of dollars.

Mike Larson - Forget the Zero Bound – Now It’s the ‘Zero Bund’

Forget the Zero Bound – Now It’s the ‘Zero Bund’

by Mike Larson | Tuesday, June 14, 2016 at 4:30pm

Why would anyone want to buy zero-rate or sub-zero-rate bonds? Mike Larson explains the Alice in Wonderland logic behind the trend.

Jon Markman - Banks Turn to Blockchain to Fight Cyber-Crime

Banks Turn to Blockchain to Fight Cyber-Crime

by Jon Markman | Tuesday, June 14, 2016 at 7:30am

To combat a rash of cyber-thefts, bankers plan to borrow a trick from the Bitcoin playbook — it’s called Blockchain.

Mike Larson - Terror Hits Home in Worst U.S. Mass Shooting on Record

Terror Hits Home in Worst U.S. Mass Shooting on Record

by Mike Larson | Monday, June 13, 2016 at 4:30pm

The tragedy in Orlando will likely reinforce the resolve of whichever presidential candidate wins this fall to boost defense spending.

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Global Formula for Tragedy; Your Formula for Safety

Global Formula for Tragedy; Your Formula for Safety

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, June 13, 2016 at 7:30am

Dr. Martin Weiss discusses a formula for tragedy that our world confronts today, along with a simple formula for safety and success.

Mike Larson - Yield-Chasing Frenzy Breaks Out Worldwide! Causes, Consequences, and How to Profit

Yield-Chasing Frenzy Breaks Out Worldwide! Causes, Consequences, and How to Profit

by Mike Larson | Friday, June 10, 2016 at 4:30pm

There's a real frenzy is in bonds and anything else that offers yield of any kind.

Mike Larson - Is the Dollar Done for This Cycle?

Is the Dollar Done for This Cycle?

by Mike Larson | Friday, June 10, 2016 at 7:30am

Will the dollar be the next major asset to fall into place – to confirm my recession forecast is on track? Here’s my take …

Mike Burnick - Make Easy Money Front-Running the ECB

Make Easy Money Front-Running the ECB

by Mike Burnick | Thursday, June 9, 2016 at 4:30pm

You can make out like a bandit with the right investments thanks to the European Central Bank's irresponsible monetary policies.

Jeff Cantor - How to Stay Safe While You Travel

How to Stay Safe While You Travel

by Jeff Cantor | Thursday, June 9, 2016 at 7:30am

Before you travel, make sure you know these tricks of survival from security expert Jeff Cantor.

Boris Schlossberg - The Silver Lining in the Doomsday Narrative

The Silver Lining in the Doomsday Narrative

by Boris Schlossberg | Wednesday, June 8, 2016 at 4:30pm

Other stats and indicators belie all the doom and gloom surrounding the federal Nonfarm Payroll Report.

Larry Edelson - More on gold …

More on gold …

by Larry Edelson | Wednesday, June 8, 2016 at 7:30am

Larry Edelson’s gold forecast has not changed. Learn why, where the yellow metal is headed, and what you should do when it gets there.

Mike Larson - This Market is Going Nuts! (Hint: It’s NOT Stocks)

This Market is Going Nuts! (Hint: It’s NOT Stocks)

by Mike Larson | Tuesday, June 7, 2016 at 4:30pm

Action in the capital markets sure looks incongruous with a strengthening U.S. economy.

Jon Markman - June May Signal a Hot Streak in S&P 500

June May Signal a Hot Streak in S&P 500

by Jon Markman | Tuesday, June 7, 2016 at 7:30am

June’s usually a sleepy stock market month, but this year June has the potential to kick-off a hot streak in the S&P 500.

Mike Larson - Fed’s Yellen Calls the Economic Glass Half Full – But Is It?

Fed’s Yellen Calls the Economic Glass Half Full – But Is It?

by Mike Larson | Monday, June 6, 2016 at 4:30pm

Fed Chairman Janet Yellen tried to put a happy face on the economy, but her Pollyanna act can't hold up against the data.

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - The Next President’s #1 Problem

The Next President’s #1 Problem

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, June 6, 2016 at 7:30am

More so than ever before in our lifetime, when it comes to our money, our retirement and our entire financial future, the next president’s number one challenge is this …

Money and Markets - Three Great Megatrends … Gold’s Decline: What’s Next? … Commodities Rule

Three Great Megatrends … Gold’s Decline: What’s Next? … Commodities Rule

by Money and Markets | Saturday, June 4, 2016 at 7:30am

Here’s a summary of stories from this past trading week, with a link to the full articles online.

Mike Larson - Epic Jobs Disaster Puts My Recession Forecast Firmly in Play

Epic Jobs Disaster Puts My Recession Forecast Firmly in Play

by Mike Larson | Friday, June 3, 2016 at 4:30pm

We just got an epic disaster of a jobs report for the month of May. What's next?

Mike Larson - What are Autos, Real Estate, and Jobs Telling Us About Where the Economy is Headed?

What are Autos, Real Estate, and Jobs Telling Us About Where the Economy is Headed?

by Mike Larson | Friday, June 3, 2016 at 7:30am

Where the heck is the economy headed? Fortunately, we got some fresh data this week that may shed some light …

Mike Burnick - Commodities Cruise as Gold Corrects: A Buying Opportunity Ahead?

Commodities Cruise as Gold Corrects: A Buying Opportunity Ahead?

by Mike Burnick | Thursday, June 2, 2016 at 4:30pm

Is the buying opportunity of a lifetime nearing for gold and silver stocks? Mike Burnick takes a look.

Jeff Cantor - Getting the Edge on Your Attacker

Getting the Edge on Your Attacker

by Jeff Cantor | Thursday, June 2, 2016 at 7:30am

A knife can give you a big edge when you need to defend yourself from someone who wants to rob, hurt or kill you.

Boris Schlossberg - Hike in June/July, Then Go Away?

Hike in June/July, Then Go Away?

by Boris Schlossberg | Wednesday, June 1, 2016 at 4:30pm

A rate hike by the Fed could boost the dollar, but its rise is likely to be slowed by the sluggish U.S. economy.

Larry Edelson - Gold’s Decline: What’s Next?

Gold’s Decline: What’s Next?

by Larry Edelson | Wednesday, June 1, 2016 at 7:30am

What’s next for gold and silver and other precious metals? Here’s my answer …

Mike Larson - Data Deluge: What’s It Saying About Growth?

Data Deluge: What’s It Saying About Growth?

by Mike Larson | Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 4:30pm

What are the latest figures saying about economic growth? Mike Larson takes a look.

Jon Markman - App Makers Chase an Elusive Dream

App Makers Chase an Elusive Dream

by Jon Markman | Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 7:30am

The app-development frenzy started with a good slogan and quickly gained speed. What’s the future hold?

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - A Memorial for Future Fatalities in Finance and Politics

A Memorial for Future Fatalities in Finance and Politics

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, May 30, 2016 at 7:30am

In today’s article, I reveal the three most impactful and shocking megatrends of our era …

The Money and Markets Team - Will Trump Win or Lose? … 22 Profit Stocks … Corps. Drown in Debt

Will Trump Win or Lose? … 22 Profit Stocks … Corps. Drown in Debt

by The Money and Markets Team | Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 7:30am

Here’s a summary of stories from this past trading week, with a link to the full articles online.

Mike Larson - It’s Not Just the Billionaires; Everyday Investors Are Yanking Money From Stocks, Too

It’s Not Just the Billionaires; Everyday Investors Are Yanking Money From Stocks, Too

by Mike Larson | Friday, May 27, 2016 at 3:30pm

Everyday investors, like the billionaires before them, are pulling money out of stocks. Should you?

Mike Larson - Is Retail Warning of Recession?

Is Retail Warning of Recession?

by Mike Larson | Friday, May 27, 2016 at 7:30am

Is the U.S. heading for a recession? One sector is sending out a serious warning …

Mike Burnick - The Bond King Goes Short

The Bond King Goes Short

by Mike Burnick | Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 4:30pm

Bonds are such a bad bet that "the bond king" Bill Gross won't touch them - except with a short-sell.

Jeff Cantor - Assess Threats to Protect Your Family

Assess Threats to Protect Your Family

by Jeff Cantor | Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 7:30am

What you don’t see or hear can kill you or your loved ones, so take Jeff Cantor’s advice on how to spot danger.

Mark Najarian - The State of Play in Today’s World

The State of Play in Today’s World

by Mark Najarian | Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 4:30pm

Live-at-home adults, anti-depressants and long lines at airports. The shape of today's world.

Larry Edelson - Remember My Warning in Gold and Mining Shares?

Remember My Warning in Gold and Mining Shares?

by Larry Edelson | Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 7:30am

When investing, timing is of course everything. Here’s what I expect in the precious metals …

Mike Larson - Yet ANOTHER Billionaire Warns About Coming Chaos … Maybe There’s Something to This Trend?

Yet ANOTHER Billionaire Warns About Coming Chaos … Maybe There’s Something to This Trend?

by Mike Larson | Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 4:30pm

Another billionaire just warned about coming market and economic chaos. What do all these big-money types know?

Jon Markman - 22 Stocks Have the Midas Touch for Profits

22 Stocks Have the Midas Touch for Profits

by Jon Markman | Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 7:30am

In an era of declining earnings, tight consumer spending and scant inflation, 22 stocks have discovered ways to grow gross profits over the long haul.

Mike Larson - Drowning in Debt, Corporate Edition

Drowning in Debt, Corporate Edition

by Mike Larson | Monday, May 23, 2016 at 4:30pm

We hear a lot about how corporations are swimming in cash. But according to a new analysis from Standard & Poor's, they're drowning in even more debt!

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Will Trump Win or Lose?

Will Trump Win or Lose?

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, May 23, 2016 at 7:30am

Eight inescapable facts that could transform the 2016 presidential election.

Money and Markets - EU doomed? … Survive a Kidnapping …  Bet on the Billionaires

EU doomed? … Survive a Kidnapping … Bet on the Billionaires

by Money and Markets | Saturday, May 21, 2016 at 7:30am

Here’s a summary of stories from this past trading week, with a link to the full articles online.

Mike Larson - Shocking New Stats Show Why Auto Bubble is a Disaster in the Making

Shocking New Stats Show Why Auto Bubble is a Disaster in the Making

by Mike Larson | Friday, May 20, 2016 at 4:30pm

Just how much of a disaster in the making is the auto bubble? Check out these shocking new stats ...

Mike Larson - Just Like With the Seasons, No One Can Fight This Shift

Just Like With the Seasons, No One Can Fight This Shift

by Mike Larson | Friday, May 20, 2016 at 7:30am

When the credit and economic cycles turn, here’s what I suggest investors do (or don’t do) …

Mike Burnick - Fed Throws Markets a Curveball

Fed Throws Markets a Curveball

by Mike Burnick | Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 4:30pm

The Fed caught markets by surprise. Here's why ...

Jeff Cantor - Surviving a Kidnapping

Surviving a Kidnapping

by Jeff Cantor | Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 7:30am

Kidnapping has become big business all around the world, security expert Jeff Cantor has advice on how you can avoid becoming a customer.

Boris Schlossberg - The Mall Rat is Dead

The Mall Rat is Dead

by Boris Schlossberg | Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at 4:30pm

Everywhere you look, American consumers are finally starting to spend money. But retail as we know it is dead.

Larry Edelson - Inflation?

Inflation?

by Larry Edelson | Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at 7:30am

There was a time when I expected the U.S. economy would eventually experience hyperinflation. Here’s what changed my view …

Mike Larson - Another Billionaire Bets on Stock Market Bedlam … Should You?

Another Billionaire Bets on Stock Market Bedlam … Should You?

by Mike Larson | Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at 4:30pm

Another billionaire investor is betting against U.S. stocks, big time ...

Jon Markman - The Future of Software is Wide Open

The Future of Software is Wide Open

by Jon Markman | Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at 7:30am

The cloud and open-computing platforms are completely changing the landscape in which tech companies must compete.

Mike Larson - Add Stock Buyback Bubble to the List of Those Popping

Add Stock Buyback Bubble to the List of Those Popping

by Mike Larson | Monday, May 16, 2016 at 4:30pm

It's time to add stock buybacks to the long list of bubbles beginning to pop. Here's why it matters in the broad market.

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Anti-EU forces surging. Euro doomed.

Anti-EU forces surging. Euro doomed.

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, May 16, 2016 at 7:30am

Each of these economies is so large that domestic turmoil in just one could easily destabilize the global economy …

Money and Markets - Volcanic Eruption … Seeds of War … Donald and the Dollar

Volcanic Eruption … Seeds of War … Donald and the Dollar

by Money and Markets | Saturday, May 14, 2016 at 7:30am

Here’s a summary of stories from this past trading week, with a link to the full articles online.

Mike Larson - Would Someone Please Tell the Bond Market How Awesome the Economy is?

Would Someone Please Tell the Bond Market How Awesome the Economy is?

by Mike Larson | Friday, May 13, 2016 at 4:30pm

Are we tumbling toward recession and deflation? Bond investors apparently think so.

Mike Larson - Retailers are Reeling – Here’s What It Means for the Economy (and REITs)

Retailers are Reeling – Here’s What It Means for the Economy (and REITs)

by Mike Larson | Friday, May 13, 2016 at 7:30am

The pain in the retail sector is sending shares in many of those companies careening. And the troubles will likely branch out to another group of stocks …

Mike Burnick - Buying the Emerging Dip

Buying the Emerging Dip

by Mike Burnick | Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 4:30pm

Emerging markets have been falling fast. Should you run away? Maybe not.

Jeff Cantor - Barbarians at Your Door —  Are You Prepared?

Barbarians at Your Door — Are You Prepared?

by Jeff Cantor | Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 7:30am

Crime, violence, home invasion, burglary, robbery, self-defense, self-protection, burglar alarms, guard dogs, safe rooms.

Boris Schlossberg - The Donald and the Dollar

The Donald and the Dollar

by Boris Schlossberg | Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at 4:30pm

How would a Donald Trump presidency affect the dollar? There are already strong hints out there.

Larry Edelson - The Seeds of War Are Now Everywhere …

The Seeds of War Are Now Everywhere …

by Larry Edelson | Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at 7:30am

It’s clear to me that there are many seeds of war now being sown, in many different areas. Let me explain …

Mike Larson - What Do the Billionaires Know that the Fed and YOU Don’t?

What Do the Billionaires Know that the Fed and YOU Don’t?

by Mike Larson | Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at 4:30pm

More experts are going short - should you worry?

Jon Markman - We All Pay When Big Investors Lose NIRP-Incited Gambles

We All Pay When Big Investors Lose NIRP-Incited Gambles

by Jon Markman | Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at 7:30am

NIRP pushes Wall Street to take big gambles, but Main Street pays for the price when Wall Street loses these big bets.

Mike Larson - Using Credit Cycles to Put the Odds on Your Side

Using Credit Cycles to Put the Odds on Your Side

by Mike Larson | Monday, May 9, 2016 at 4:30pm

There are differences between gaming and investing. But that principle of "playing the odds" is important for both.

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - China on the Verge of Volcanic Eruption

China on the Verge of Volcanic Eruption

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, May 9, 2016 at 7:30am

Brace yourself for the inescapable truths I am about to reveal. These trends are even more extreme and dangerous in China.

The Money and Markets Team - Five Black Swans … Apple Gets Bruised … No Help Wanted

Five Black Swans … Apple Gets Bruised … No Help Wanted

by The Money and Markets Team | Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 7:30am

Here’s a summary of stories from this past trading week, with a link to the full articles online.

Mike Burnick - The Madness of Market Crowds

The Madness of Market Crowds

by Mike Burnick | Friday, May 6, 2016 at 4:30pm

Market Madness: When the unpopular stocks are popular and the popular ones ... are not.

Mike Larson - Don’t Get Sucked in by the Cyclical Stock Fake Out

Don’t Get Sucked in by the Cyclical Stock Fake Out

by Mike Larson | Friday, May 6, 2016 at 7:30am

We’ve just seen one of the biggest “Fake Out” rallies in cyclicals I can remember. Here’s what to do …

Mike Larson - More Warning Signs on Jobs; Who Stands to Lose?

More Warning Signs on Jobs; Who Stands to Lose?

by Mike Larson | Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 4:30pm

We'll continue to hear happy talk from Wall Street and Washington about how the economy is chugging right along. But what's the reality?

Jeff Cantor - Is Someone Watching You?

Is Someone Watching You?

by Jeff Cantor | Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 7:30am

Muggers will most likely strike while you’re walking, but you can outwit them by following Jeff Cantor’s advice.

Boris Schlossberg - RBA Says Commodity Rally Running Out of Steam and that Spells Trouble for Stocks!

RBA Says Commodity Rally Running Out of Steam and that Spells Trouble for Stocks!

by Boris Schlossberg | Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 4:30pm

Is the commodity rally running out of steam and is it a signal for bad times ahead? One key central bank is worried.

Larry Edelson - Beware of Gold Rally …

Beware of Gold Rally …

by Larry Edelson | Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 7:30am

This single major force is going to drive gold’s new bull market …

Mike Larson - This ‘Under the Radar’ Recession Warning is Flashing Red – Are You Prepared?

This ‘Under the Radar’ Recession Warning is Flashing Red – Are You Prepared?

by Mike Larson | Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 4:30pm

When banks tighten loan standards, or make loans costlier to get, it's like a lead anchor around the economy's neck,

Jon Markman - Apple Takes a Bruising as the Cloud Takes Over

Apple Takes a Bruising as the Cloud Takes Over

by Jon Markman | Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 7:30am

Once a groundbreaking innovator, Apple finds itself playing catchup in the brave new world of the Cloud.

Mike Larson - Dollar Slammed as Data Dives — Does a Major Collapse Loom?

Dollar Slammed as Data Dives — Does a Major Collapse Loom?

by Mike Larson | Monday, May 2, 2016 at 4:30pm

The dollar continues to be battered by worrisome economic data. What's next?

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Five Black Swans

Five Black Swans

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, May 2, 2016 at 7:30am

The U.S. stock market, the U.S. economy and virtually the entire world are now vulnerable to a series of black swan events — and the impacts could be devastating.

The Money and Markets Team - Income, Income, Income! … What’s Up With Gold? … Life in a No-Growth World

Income, Income, Income! … What’s Up With Gold? … Life in a No-Growth World

by The Money and Markets Team | Saturday, April 30, 2016 at 7:30am

Here’s a summary of stories from this past trading week, with a link to the full articles online.

Kathy Lien - The Ugly Dollar

The Ugly Dollar

by Kathy Lien | Friday, April 29, 2016 at 4:30pm

It has been a difficult time for the U.S. dollar. Is there a turnaround coming soon?

Mike Larson - The Fatal Flaw of Easy Money

The Fatal Flaw of Easy Money

by Mike Larson | Friday, April 29, 2016 at 7:30am

The massive orgy of commodity speculation in China is just the latest in a long line of examples of easy money-fueled bubbles and busts.

Mike Larson - Japan Throws in the Towel on Useless “Stimulus” as U.S. Growth Slows Sharply

Japan Throws in the Towel on Useless “Stimulus” as U.S. Growth Slows Sharply

by Mike Larson | Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 4:30pm

The central bank that literally printed up hundreds of trillions of yen to buy everything from government bonds to stock market ETFs to REITs just threw in the towel.

Jeff Cantor - ‘Lock Bumping’ and What You Can Do to Protect Yourself

‘Lock Bumping’ and What You Can Do to Protect Yourself

by Jeff Cantor | Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 7:30am

Thieves can use a technique to make your front-door lock basically useless. How can you protect yourself?

Boris Schlossberg - Can We Win in a No-Growth World?

Can We Win in a No-Growth World?

by Boris Schlossberg | Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at 4:30pm

Industrialized nations continue to muddle on, propped by central banking that continues to support financial assets, but true growth will elude us as the mountain of debt overshadows all.

Larry Edelson - What’s Up With Gold and Mining Shares?

What’s Up With Gold and Mining Shares?

by Larry Edelson | Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at 7:30am

Most investors think gold has bottomed, and that it’s heading straight up. But here are the facts of the matter …

Mike Larson - It’s High Time to Worry About the U.S. Economy

It’s High Time to Worry About the U.S. Economy

by Mike Larson | Tuesday, April 26, 2016 at 4:30pm

What do you think about the latest economic data? Here's my view on that and more ...

Jon Markman - Just like old-time TV,  Internet providers take to the airwaves

Just like old-time TV, Internet providers take to the airwaves

by Jon Markman | Tuesday, April 26, 2016 at 7:30am

The future of the cyberspace may be totally wireless, says Jon Markman, as powerful antennas beam the Internet directly to your computer.