Category: Stock Market

China’s Economy, 2016: Biggest Threat Since Collapse of ’08

China’s Economy, 2016: Biggest Threat Since Collapse of ’08

by Brittany Stepniak, Outsider Club Last year, CNBC ran a story citing some serious concerns brewing over in China — predicting a “perfect storm” to erupt in 2016. Presently, news reports are echoing those concerns, calling the coming year a “nightmare”...

The hidden Key to Regime Change in the Stock Market

The hidden Key to Regime Change in the Stock Market

by Larry Kummer, Wolf Street The daily flow of economic statistics misleads even sophisticated analysts into watching the short-term trends while forgetting the long-term basics that often determine events – as we see today, with analysts chattering about beats of...

Apocalypse now: has the next giant financial crash already begun?

Apocalypse now: has the next giant financial crash already begun?

by Paul Mason, The Guardian ‘The biggest risk is not deflation of a bubble. It is the risk of that becoming intertwined with geopolitics.’ Photograph: Getty Images/Time & Life Pictures Creative The 1st of October came and went without financial...

Charles Hughes Smith & Chris Waltzek

from Radio Gold Seek Chris welcomes back, Charles Hughes Smith, from the Of Two Minds blog.  The discussion includes the excessive risk posed to Americans from overpriced / overvalued housing.  Given that a house represents the chief source of upward mobility, and...

Don’t Think the Status Quo Will Save You

Don’t Think the Status Quo Will Save You

by Charles Hugh Smith, Of Two Minds Here’s a chart that shows how the Status Quo “fixes” every problem: it transfers more debt and more losses to the taxpayers. Many hold a touchingly naive faith that the Status Quo will...

Five Stocks I’d Buy Today

Five Stocks I’d Buy Today

by Nick Hodge, Outsider Club There are things I want to buy. Not newfangled gadgets and gizmos — neither the products themselves nor the companies behind them. Not pie-in-the-sky stuff, either. While it’s no secret I love a good speculation, that...

A2A with John Titus

by TF, TFMetals Report John Titus is the producer of the fantastic YouTube channel, “BestEvidence”, and we recently featured his most recent work in this post: http://www.tfmetalsreport.com/blog/7146/must-watch-video. Here at TFMR, we frequently discuss the LIES, SPIN and MOPE that emanate from...

Expert That Correctly Predicted Market Moves In July, August And September Says Stocks Will Crash In November

Expert That Correctly Predicted Market Moves In July, August And September Says Stocks Will Crash In November

by Michael Snyder, The Economic Collapse Blog When someone is right over and over and over, eventually people start paying attention.  Personally, I have learned to tune out the “forecasts” of most “economic experts” out there.  As an attorney, I...

The Twisted Hope of Recession

The Twisted Hope of Recession

by Wolf Richter, Wolf Street These crazy days of ours, if you want to have confirmation the economy is sliding into trouble, look at stocks: for stock-market jockeys, crummy economic data indicates that the Fed won’t raise interest rates. And...

Impending Systemic Financial Insolvency

Impending Systemic Financial Insolvency

by Dave Kranzler, Investment Research Dynamics Suffice to say, whatever happened went far beyond what might be considered normal in terms of end of quarter window dressing. It’s impossible to tell, but it may have been related to Glencore and its...

How to watch the economy & prepare for the next recession

How to watch the economy & prepare for the next recession

from Fabius Maximus Summary: Our sophisticated information systems deliver a blizzard of economic statistics. I strongly recommend that you ignore them, unless useful to you professionally. Life is short; nothing can be gained by collecting and pondering the snowflakes.  Here...