Tim Iacono's picture

Given the remarkable increase in the number of stock trading accounts and soaring margin debt in China over the last year or two, stories such as the one below about a farmer losing his life savings...

Doug Short's picture

The Advance Estimate for Q2 GDP, to one decimal, came in at 2.3 percent, a substantial increase from the 0.6 percent of Q1, which is an upward revision from -0.2 percent prior to today's annual revisions.

FS Staff's picture

Are we on the verge of a massive market collapse and can investors anticipate such an event? In a recent interview with Financial Sense, Charles Nenner, founder and president of Charles Nenner Research Center, discussed his controversial call for the Dow Jones...

FS Staff's picture

In the last 15 years, many commodities saw gains between 500 and 1000%, but, as we all know, bull markets eventually run out—and the commodity sector is no exception. Now with the price of gold—like so many other commodities—down nearly 50%, is now a good time to buy?

Sheraz Mian's picture

It’s all about the Fed today, with the FOMC concluding its two-day session later this afternoon and expected to provide clear indicators about its next steps in the statement. Beyond the Fed, the parade of weak earnings...

Global Risk Insights's picture

After long and difficult negotiations, the SYRIZA-led government managed to reach an agreement with Greece’s creditors on a third bailout program. However, one of the main implications in Greece’s fluid political field is...

Oil Price's picture

The age of electrification across the transportation sector, the solar panel revolution, and Tesla’s battery gigafactory are igniting a battle for the cheapest battery. That will transform lithium into a boom-time mineral...

Clif Droke's picture

One of the most commonly held beliefs among gold investors is that the market for gold is heavily manipulated. It has become an article of faith among gold advocates that the price is subject to direct control by government...

Marc Chandler's picture

The sharp decline in Chinese stocks and the policy response is important for global investors but not on the grounds commonly cited. It is unlikely to have a major impact on the Chinese economy. It is unlikely to be...

Reva Bhalla's picture

Forecasting the shape the world will take in several years or decades is an audacious undertaking. There are no images to observe or precise data points to anchor us. We can only create a picture, and a fuzzy one at best.

Quantcast