Market Observations on the Economy

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05/22/2015 - 16:43
Don Coxe, Chairman of Coxe Advisors, called the dawn of the bull market in bonds in 1981. Now, 34 years later, he sees the bull market ending as it enters a final mania phase marked by negative interest rates. Don discusses this historic period we...
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Chris Puplava
05/14/2015 - 16:33
A recent Zerohedge article is making the rounds showing the US is in recession according to 7 charts. I offer my own 7 charts showing that the US is NOT in recession with a little background on how Zerohedge likes to cherry-pick data to fit their...
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Chris Puplava
05/13/2015 - 14:24
Market participants are now making adjustments to their inflationary outlook, especially with the biggest global reflationary effort by central banks we've seen since 2008/2009 underway. Nearly every major developed nation is seeing a rising trend...
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FS Staff
05/11/2015 - 14:34
Piper Jaffray’s "Bullseye" Craig Johnson tells Financial Sense Newshour that his models are still forecasting a double-digit gain in stocks this year (specifically targeting 2350 on the S&P 500), but a quick rise in interest rates could spook...
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Matthew Kerkhoff
05/11/2015 - 09:55
We’ve recently received a few questions from subscribers regarding the velocity of money. I thought I would take a moment to describe this measure and its implications for the economy as well as price stability. The velocity of money is...
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Cris Sheridan
05/08/2015 - 14:22
Last week I attended the Strategic Investment Conference hosted by Mauldin Economics and Altegris. Each year they feature some of the most highly sought-after names in the world of economics and finance to give their outlook on the investment...
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Chris Puplava
05/01/2015 - 15:24
The two biggest topics I wrote about in the first quarter of the year was to expect a correction in the USD and a trough in global economic growth this spring, both of which are occurring right now. The three main points for why...
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FS Staff
04/27/2015 - 16:20
US markets are expensive and well into bubble territory, says well-known technician Robin Griffiths. Though before a likely crash sometime around 2016-2017, he sees another breakout run in the second half of this year...
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FS Staff
04/24/2015 - 16:27
This month a number of commentators grew quite alarmed by disturbing data coming from the National Association of Credit Management (NACM) showing that the US economy may be facing a credit crunch as businesses find it very hard to get loans...
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Chris Puplava
04/22/2015 - 15:24
The twin impacts of a rising dollar and falling oil prices over the past couple quarters have taken their toll on the markets and are a large reason why the S&P 500 has been more or less flat this year. Based on analyst estimates, Q1 is slated...

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