Christopher Quigley's picture

By Christopher Quigley – This week’s “flash crash” has inflicted some technical damage on the market but nothing too serious, for the moment. However, some caution is warranted. To gauge where the markets go from here I believe it important to focus on how...

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By FS Staff – We’re in the middle of a Federal Reserve rate raising cycle right now, and this may be setting the stage for bond market losses for many investors. To start, the Fed has signaled that it intends to raise rates three times this year, and possibly...

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By Urban Carmel – The macro data from the past month continues to mostly point to positive growth. On balance, the evidence suggests the imminent onset of a recession is unlikely. The bond market agrees with the macro data.

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By Kurt Kallaus – In recent months we have been warning that the first deep dive in stocks since Trump’s 2016 election would be in the 1st quarter 2018. Once Trump passed the Tax cuts last December we opined...

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By FS Staff – The long-awaited correction in the stock market finally took place this week with the S&P 500, Dow, and other major averages currently down over 3% from their late-January highs. Is this the top or the end of the bull market? Financial Sense Newshour...

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By Chris Puplava – Silver peaked April 25, 2011 and then placed a major bottom on December 29th of that same year—178 days later. The Shanghai Index peaked on June 12, 2015 and bottomed on January 27th of 2016—162 days later. Overlapping the two...

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By FS Staff – Any job that can be done routinely or something that is repetitive is going to be automated, if not digitized. And all of these trends are accelerating due to what is referred to as DANCE: Data, Algorithms, Networks, the Cloud, and Exponential...

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By The Conversation – Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase’s announcement that they will create an independent company to offer health care to their employees “free from profit-making incentives and constraints” sent a shock...

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By Chris Puplava – Given the current trajectory and strength of leading economic indicators it appears that the U.S. economy may survive 2018 without the risk of slipping into a recession, raising the possibility of this cycle becoming the longest on record...

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By FS Staff – Holmes thinks gold can go to $1,500, and that it’s a non-event for gold to run another 12 percent this year, he stated. Inflation could be the sleeper factor, Holmes said. We’ll have interest rates rise to 4 percent, and unless the federal government...

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