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Weekend Reading: $7 Trillion To Manipulate Prices

Authoreed by Lance Roberts via, As the stock market continues to press new highs, the level of optimism climbs with it. I discussed yesterday Richard Thaler’s, a recent recipient of the Nobel Price in Economics, comments about not understanding the current “irrationality of investors relating to their investing behavior.” What is interesting is that […]

Weekend Reading: Just Buy Everything

Authored by Lance Roberts via, On Wednesday, as I discussed yesterday, the Fed hiked rates and despite the fact that hiking interest rates further tightens monetary policy, thereby reducing liquidity to the markets, the markets rallied anyway. With the hopes of accelerated earnings recovery being muted by falling oil prices, higher borrowing costs, and […]

Weekend Reading: Trump’s Rocket Ride

Via Lance Roberts of, I have a simple question… If the rally in the market that began following the election was pricing in the expectations for tax reforms, repatriation, building the wall, and infrastructure spending, then what did the rally on Wednesday following Trump’s speech to Congress price in? With the markets now pushing both […]

Weekend Reading: Errant Thinking

Submitted by Lance Roberts via, Last week, I penned a post entitled “You Can’t Time The Market?” which was subsequently picked up on the Seeking Alpha website. It is always interesting for me to read the comments on the articles as it gives me a lot of insight as to the psychology of individuals […]

Weekend Reading: Anticipation

Submitted by Lance Roberts via, Over the past couple of weeks, the market has continued to remain overbought, extended and exuberant on “hopes” that Trump’s policies will be the ointment to cure the economy’s ills. As noted yesterday, exuberance has exploded in everything from consumer to investor to business optimism. The explosion of optimism […]

No Decency

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Frederick J. Sheehan / Saturday, July 26, 2014 MarketWatch should be ashamed of itself. In a July 24, 2014, interview, Mephistopheles was treated with the respect due a senior statesman, when he should have been asked: “Have you no sense of decency […]

Gold rises as investors look to E.U. summit

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. / By Chris Oliver / June 25, 2012 HONG KONG (MarketWatch) – Gold prices kicked off the week on a stronger note on Monday, as investors looked ahead to an important European Union summit later in the week. Gold for August […]

The gold market’s steep wall of worry

By Mark Hulbert – MarketWatch – 04 May 2012 Commentary: More and more gold traders have thrown in the towel CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (MarketWatch) — Take heart, gold traders! While bullion’s listless behavior over the last couple of months is undeniably frustrating, a very robust wall of worry is being built. Eventually, gold will begin […]