Silver as an investment

Category Archives: Green Shoots

The End Is Near… Depopulation Is Out Of Control… So Buy Stocks (Seriously)

Authored by Chris Hamilton via Econimica blog, The world economy is premised on a ludicrous idea – that Asia, then India, and then Africa will continue to drive economic growth.  So as not to turn this article into a book, lets consider this idea focusing on East Asia consisting of China, Japan, North and South Korea, Taiwan, and minor others.  This region consists […]

‘Supervolcano’ Alert – Not Just In Yellowstone

Authored by Robert Gore via Straight Line Logic blog, Thar she blows! Once every 600,000 years or so Yellowstone’s supervolcano erupts, making Mt. St. Helens, Pinatubo, and Krakatoa look like firecrackers. It blankets thousands of miles around it in lava and ash, casting a pall over the earth that lowers temperatures and hinders plant life […]

Rising Occupancy In China’s Fake Manhattan Is “Mostly Government Driven”

China's copy of Manhattan is no longer a ghost town, Bloomberg reports. But that doesn't mean it has forever forestalled a "day of reckoning" for its debt-fueled growth. The northern city of Tianjin drew negative press coverage a few years ago because of a newly built replica of Manhattan complete with a mock Rockefeller Center that was created […]

Worried You Might Buy Bitcoin or Gold, Report 5 Mar, 2017

The price of gold has been rising, but perhaps not enough to suit the hot money. Meanwhile, the price of bitcoin has shot up even faster. From $412, one year ago, to $1290 on Friday, it has gained over 200% (and, unlike gold, we can say that bitcoin went up—it’s a speculative asset that goes […]

One Big, Fat, Ugly Bubble

Submitted by Nick Giambruno via, The establishment is setting up Donald Trump. The mainstream media hates him. Hollywood hates him. The “Intellectual Yet Idiot” academia class hates him. The CIA hates him. So does the rest of the Deep State, or the permanently entrenched “national security” bureaucracy. They did everything possible to stop Trump […]

Musical Chairs

Submitted by Jeff Thomas via, You’re familiar with the children’s game of musical chairs. Ten children walk around nine chairs whilst listening to music. When the music stops, each must quickly find a chair and sit in it. One child is out of luck and is out of the game. Then a chair is […]

ZeroHedge: The True State Of The US Consumer: All Six Retail Companies Reporting April Comp Sales Missed

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Moments ago the Philadelphia Fed tweeted something that is actually spot on, namely that the American economy is only as resilient as the American consumer. RT @PhilFedComDev: Have you read What It’s Worth? Get a free copy & see what […]

ZeroHedge: CEOs Are Hopeful But “Looking For A Macro Curveball”

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. It's not just Halliburton ("What we are experiencing today is far beyond headwinds; it is unsustainable") and Intel (12,000 layoffs amid re-evaluation of programs) that are facing up to a new normal very different from expectations. As Avondale Asset Management […]

ZeroHedge: Futures Fade As Chinese “Good News Is Bad News” For Fed, Oil Drops As Doha Concerns Emerge

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Good news is still bad news after all. After last night’s China 6.7% GDP print which while the lowest since Q1 2009, was in line with expectations, coupled with beats in IP, Fixed Asset Investment and Retail Sales (on the […]

ZeroHedge: JPM: “People Are Being Forced Into A Rally That Remains Decidedly Unloved”

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. JPMorgan Trading Desk activity was on the slow side today as the equity rally extended for another day as the SPX hit fresh YTD highs. Since hitting a low at 1810 on 2/11 the SPX has since rallied ~270 points […]