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When The Federal Reserve Starts Withdrawing QE…

“When the Fed starts withdrawing QE we will all suffer.” – in Economic Times  Related ETFs: SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF (DIA), SPDR Gold Trust (ETF) (NYSE:GLD), SPDR SP 500 ETF (SPY), Technology SPDR ETF (XLK), iShares MSCI Emerging Markets (EEM) Jim Rogers is an author, financial commentator and successful international investor. He has […]

Brent-WTI Spread Collapses To Lowest Since QE2 Began

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 07/18/2013 14:21 -0400 In the decade before the Fed announced QE2, the average Brent-WTI spread was around 90c. In the 14 months following the inception of that ‘healing’ easing, the spread exploded to around $28 by October 2011, bounced back up to around $25 in late 2012 and has been sliding since […]

RAID! GOLD & SILVER SMASHED TO $1525 & $26 HANDLE ON COMEX OPEN!

silverdoctors.com/ By THE DOC / April 12, 2013 Gold and silver were greeted with a classic COMEX open waterfall smash this morning, with gold smashed through support at $1550 and down a massive $35 to $1525, and silver down a full dollar to $26.64! The smash has gold trading back at July 2011 levels, prior to the […]

Still Struggling With Silver Open Interest (updated for new CoT)

tfmetalsreport.com / By TF / Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 4:11 pm Maybe you can help me to make sense of these numbers? I think you know that the current open interest situation has me perplexed. First of all in gold, since last Thursday, price has fallen by over $26 yet total OI has risen by […]

Still Struggling With Silver Open Interest

tfmetalsreport.com / By Turd Ferguson / Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 4:11 pm Maybe you can help me to make sense of these numbers? I think you know that the current open interest situation has me perplexed. First of all in gold, since last Thursday, price has fallen by over $26 yet total OI has […]

The Fed’s Bailout Of Europe Continues With Record $237 Billion Injected Into Foreign Banks In Past Month

zerohedge.com / By Tyler Durden / 02/09/2013 15:20 Last weekend Zero Hedge once again broke the news that just like back in June 2011, when as part of the launch of QE2 we demonstrated that all the incremental cash resulting form the $600 billion surge in the Fed’s excess reserves, had gone not to domestically-chartered […]

The End Is Near (2012)

tfmetalsreport.com / By Turd Ferguson / Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 11:37 am I wasn’t planning on writing anything today but then it dawned on me: After yesterday, everyone needs a subtle reminder that all is not lost. Many folks come and go all week and may have missed the general theme. Once again, my […]

QE Helps Rich People

QE helps rich people whose asset prices go up and whose net worth then increases but it doesn’t flow to the man on the street who is faced with higher costs of living with price rises. You just have a small economy that is booming but the majority of the economy is damaged by QE. […]

Bernanke’s Jobs Estimate

azizonomics.com / by John Aziz / September 8, 2012 Ben Bernanke at Jackson Hole: If we are willing to take as a working assumption that the effects of easier financial conditions on the economy are similar to those observed historically, then econometric models can be used to estimate the effects of LSAPs on the economy. […]

Lies, Damned Lies, And Pianalto’s QE/Deleveraging Lies

zerohedge.com / By Tyler Durden /August 27, 2012 We tried to bite our tongue; we ignored some of the sheer hypocrisy of Cleveland Fed’s Sandra’ oh Sandy’ Pianalto (that QE2 was a definitive success in 2010 but now LSAPs require more analysis of costs and benefits); but when she started down the road of praising the US […]