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Weekend Reading: You Have Been Warned

Authored by Lance Roberts via RealInvestmentAdvice.com, Investors aren’t paying attention. There is an important picture that is currently developing which, if it continues, will impact earnings and ultimately the stock market. Let’s take a look at some interesting economic numbers out this past week. On Tuesday, we saw the release of the Producer Price Index […]

Southern California Median Home Price Doubles In Five Years

Submitted by Jeff Paul The US government likes to pretend that the rising cost of living is under control. People in Southern California know better. According to a new report in the Los Angeles Times, median house prices in Southern California have doubled in the last five years. LA Times reports: In many corners of […]

Even Schwab Is Warning Retail Clients Of “Danger Signs Rising”

You know it's bad when even the traditional 'pumpers' are getting anxious. While obviously counched in its own "well maybe that's not totally terrible" spin, reading the following from Charles Schwab suggests Liz Ann Sonders, Brad Sorensen, and Jeffrey Kleintop were all struggling to defend any bullish position and perhaps more desperate to CYA in […]

David Stockman On The Anything President And The Everything Bubble

Authored by David Stockman via The Daily Reckoning, The lemmings are running hard towards the cliffs today. Despite a renewed burst of bombs and drones careening into the already rubble-strewn wastelands of Afghanistan, Yemen, Syria and Iraq. Or the outbreak of cold war style nuclear brinksmanship on the Korean peninsula — what one commentator properly […]

Is The US Restaurant Recession Becoming Structural?

Submitted by Wolf Richter of WolfStreet.com “Flat sales” are now a “welcome change.” The New Normal. National restaurant data and anecdotal evidence has been piling up. “T Vogel,” a commenter on WOLF STREET, put it this way: My wife and I make almost 30k more than the median family income in my town (northern CA) […]

The Fed’s Fantasy Vs. Reality

Submitted by Lance Roberts via RealInvestmentAdvice.com, Dow 20,000 Last week, I noted the market’s push toward the market milestone of 20,000. To wit: “The Dow broke above 19700 and is within striking distance of the ‘psychological’ summit of 20,000. With just 250 points to go, it is extremely likely traders will try and push stocks to that […]

Our “Gaslight” Economy

Submitted by Charles Hugh-Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, If you don't like what these charts are saying, please notify The Washington Post to add the St. Louis Federal Reserve to its list of Russian propaganda sites. Yesterday I described our gaslight financial system. Today we'll look at our gaslight economy. Correspondent Jason H. alerted me to […]

Inflation is Raging – If You Know Where to Look

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. dollarcollapse.com / By John Rubino / November 25, 2013 Most people – certainly most governments and economists – define inflation as a general rise in prices. But this is wrong. Inflation is an increase in the money supply, of which a rising […]