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Central Banks Are Using The Trade War To Hide Their Direct Influence On Stocks

This report was originally published by Brandon Smith at There has been a lot of confusion lately in the mainstream economic media as well as in independent media circles as to the behavior of stock markets in the wake of the recently initiated global trade war. In particular, stocks suffered one of the longest […]

A Summer Of Disappointments Will Lead To An Extended Economic Crash

This report was originally published by Brandon Smith at The summer season is often about renewed hope and revelry in comfort, and this goes for economic comfort as much as anything else. In parallel to the old tale of The Ant And The Grasshopper, we are all tempted to act like the grasshopper, forget about […]

CalPERS Goes All-In On Pension Accounting Scam; Boosts Stock Allocation To 50% / by Tyler Durden / Dec 19, 2017 11:36 AM Starting July 1, 2018 stock markets around the world are going to get yet another artificial boost courtesy of a decision by the $350 billion California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS) to allocate another $15 billion in capital to already bubbly equities.  Of course, if this decision doesn’t […]

Asian Metals Market Update: December-15-2017 / By: Chintan Karnani, Insignia Consultants / 15 December 2017 The European central bank meeting was a dud. I do not believe in their inflation targets. The trend for the US dollar is still bearish. Gold and silver can see small periods of big one way rises followed by long periods of consolidation. Copper is bullish. […]

The Yield Curve Has Not Been This Flat In 10 Years, And Many Believe This Is A Sign That A Recession Is Imminent

This article was originally published by Michael Snyder at The Economic Collapse Whenever we see an inverted yield curve, a recession almost always follows, and that is why many analysts are deeply concerned that the yield curve is currently the flattest that it has been in about a decade. In other words, according to one […]

Gold investors hold their nerve while stock markets fly / By Jan Harvey VIA Reuters / November 10, 2017 LONDON — Gold’s resilience in the face of soaring equities and a dramatic fall in demand this year points to underlying confidence in the metal among investors unconvinced by this autumn’s scorching stock market rally. Bullion’s price has barely budged as stocks soared to record […]

Watching the Semi’s / By Gary Savage / Sunday, 15 October 2017 There is zero chance of a significant pull back in the stock markets until the semi conductor index ($SOX) reaches its all-time 2000 high of 1350. The index closed this week some 11% lower than 1350 at around 1220. I expect we will now see a runaway […]

Global Stock Markets Weaker; Euro Currency Hits 2.5-Year High /y Jim Wyckoff via Money Morning /  August 28, 2017 (Kitco News) – World stock markets were mostly lower to start the trading week. Traders and investors were disappointed that last week’s Jackson Hole, Wyoming central bankers meeting did not offer any new guidance on the monetary policies of the world’s major central banks. U.K. markets are closed Monday for […]

World Markets Quiet, Awaiting Jackson Hole Central Bankers Symposium / by Jim Wyckoff / August 24, 2017 This is a syndicated repost courtesy of Money Morning. To view original,click here. Reposted with permission. (Kitco News) – World stock markets were mostly firmer in quieter trading Thursday. U.S. stock indexes are also pointed toward modestly higher openings when the New York day session begins. Gold prices are weaker, amid bearish […]

SILVER INVESTMENT: Outperformed Gold In This Major Sector / Steve St. Angelo / JULY 30, 2017 Precious metals investors may not be aware, but silver investment has seriously outperformed gold in this major market sector.  Even though precious metals sentiment and sales are currently lower than they were over the past several years, this is only temporary pause before the market surges as the […]