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Fed’s Kashkari Publishes Essay Explaining His Dissent, Chalking Up Yellen’s Decision Making to ‘Faith’ / Dr. Fly / Jun 18, 2017 Serious question, how long until Neel is out at the Fed? Clearly, he’s an independent thinker, espousing views that are very popular on Wall Street. His outward resistance against the Yellen hegemony is both entertaining and refreshing. However, I am skeptical he’ll be able to keep it up without […]

Russian Bank Chairman Met With Kushner, Citigroup and JPMorgan Chase / By Pam Martens and Russ Martens / June 6, 2017 Headline writers at the New York Times need to sharpen their pencils. Yesterday’s New York edition carried a front page article that links two of the biggest Wall Street banks, Citigroup and JPMorgan Chase, to the Jared Kushner affair with the Russian banker, Sergey […]

House Of Cards: Netflix Is One Of The Poster Children For Tech Bubble 2.0

How can a company that is going to generate $2,000,000,000 in negative free cash flow in 2017 be worth 70 billion dollars?  Netflix has soared in popularity in recent years, but so have their financial losses.  Just like during the original tech bubble, investors are ignoring basic fundamentals and are greatly rewarding firms that are […]

5 Highly Respected Financial Experts That Are Warning That A Market Crash Is Imminent

If everything is going to be “just fine”, why are so many big names in the financial community warning about an imminent meltdown?  I don’t think that I have seen so many simultaneous warnings about a market crash since just before the great financial crisis of 2008.  And at this point, you would have to […]

The Next Stock Market Crash Will Be Blamed On Donald Trump But It Will Be The Federal Reserve’s Fault Instead

A stock market crash is coming, and the Democrats and the mainstream media are going to blame Donald Trump for it even though it won’t be his fault.  The truth is that we were headed for a major financial crisis no matter who won the election.  The Dow Jones Industrial Average is up a staggering […]

Balance Sheet Normalization, Or Not / C.Jay Engel / May 17, 2017 Politicians, bureaucrats, and media talking heads specialize in saying one thing but meaning something else. In Fed world, something referred to as “balance sheet normalization” would be thought to be a return of balance sheet levels to pre-crisis numbers (roughly $850 billion). But common sense does not prevail. […]

Everyone On Wall Street Is Nervous That Everyone On Wall Street Is Long The Nasdaq / by Tyler Durden / May 16, 2017 1:05 PM When we summarized the latest batch of 13F reports this morning, we found that in the first quarter the who-is-who of brand name hedge funds scrambled to buy up the big 6 tech stocks: Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Microsoft, Alphabet and Netflix, which is either the cause or […]

The Federal Reserve Must Go

If you want to permanently fix America’s economy, there really is no other choice.  Even before Ron Paul’s rallying cry of “End The Fed” shook America during the peak of the Tea Party movement, I was a huge advocate of shutting down the Federal Reserve.  Because no matter how hard we try to patch it […]

Numerous Dark Clouds Hover Over This Market / by James Rickards / May 13, 2017 This is a syndicated repost courtesy of The Daily Reckoning. To view original, click here. Reposted with permission. It has been an extremely quiet time in markets. If I hadn’t checked the calendar, I might think it was the middle of August, when everyone is on vacation, instead […]

Trump Admits To Being A Globalist And Continues To Act Like One Too / by Jeff Berwick / April 29, 2017 If someone told you that they are a vegan and a meat eater, what would you think? Aside from looking for hidden cameras or waiting for a punchline, if it turned out the person was quite serious, most people would dismiss them as being a complete idiot. Well, […]