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Another Bear Capitulates: “Dude, Where’s My Emerging-Market Contagion?” / by Tyler Durden / Oct 16, 2017 Just a few days Bloomberg’s macro commentator Richard Breslow once again capitulated to this market which just refuses to post even the smallest downtick as it enters its blow off top phase, saying it is a bubble, but you have no choice but to buy it, it is now […]

London’s gold crown is slipping / By Eddie Van Der Walt and Susanne Barton / Sunday, October 15, 2017 London is losing its Midas touch. New rules from regulators, on top of uncertainties over the U.K.’s future relationship with the European Union, are denting the city’s position as the biggest center for gold trading in the world. The changes threaten to […]

The Death Of Petrodollars & The Coming Renaissance Of Macro Investing / by John Curran via Barrons / Oct 14, 2017 The petrodollar system is being undermined by exponential growth in technology and shifting geopolitics. What comes next is a paradigm shift… *** In the summer of 1974, Treasury Secretary William Simon traveled to Saudi Arabia and secretly struck a momentous deal with the kingdom. The U.S. agreed to purchase oil […]

Forces of Movement / by Marc Chandler / October 8, 2017 Over the past few weeks, the markets have come to accept the likelihood of a December Fed hike. US interest rates have adjusted.  The pricing of December Fed funds futures contract is consistent with around an 80% chance of a hike. The two-year yield is trading at the […]

Look Through the US Jobs Report / by Marc Chandler / October 6, 2017 Traders are putting the final touches on another strong weekly performance for the US dollar.  Strong economic data, including the PMIs, auto sales, and factory orders have surprised to the market.  The ADP report warns that the storms that flattered some high frequency data will likely skew today’s […]

Catalonia Referendum and Gold / ARKADIUSZ SIEROŃ / OCTOBER 3, 2017 On Sunday, there was an independence vote in Spain’s Catalonia. What does it mean for the gold market? First of all, let us offer sincere condolences to the families and friends of the victims of the shooting spree in Las Vegas and of clashes with police in Catalonia. According […]

Why Precious Metals Are The Better LONG-TERM Store Of Value Over Bitcoin / Steve St. Angelo / OCTOBER 3, 2017 Many precious metals investors are starting to question whether gold and silver are still the best store of wealth in the future.  The reason Alternative Media community is starting to have doubts about their gold and silver investments is due to the rapidly rising value of the cryptocurrency […]

The LAMPP Looks “Wrong” Today – But Don’t Be Fooled / LEE ADLER / October 2, 2017 The short term LAMPP is slightly in red territory, but the market keeps rising. What’s up with that? *** The LAMPP didn’t change much last week, remaining red for the short term and still green on the long-term indicator. The red signal for the short term is not an […]

Red Alert: the Market Rigs Have Unleashed the “I” Word / Graham Summers / October 2, 2017 Central Banks have FINALLY created inflation. Starting in late 2016, Central Banks began actively rigging the stock market via a number of gimmicks. They are: 1)   Slamming the VIX lower to force risk-parity funds to buy stocks. 2)   Selling the Japanese Yen and buying $USD to force stocks higher […]

Dollar Upbeat to Start Fourth Quarter / by Marc Chandler / October 2, 2017 The US dollar is broadly higher as the quarter-end positioning losses seen at the end of last week area reversed.  Developments in the US are seen as dollar positive, while the Catalonia-Madrid conflict, and slightly softer EMU manufacturing PMI weighs on the euro.  The UK also reported […]