It’s worth noting that to the commoner little person, they really aren’t interested in political ideology, they want results, and many little-people hate the status-quo, because it crushes them whilst pretending to “protect and serve” them.
These may be real or imagined issues, perhaps, and maybe people are a bit over-reactive, or not, but many want the status-quo broken up and replaced – with what, they do not know. They just detest what has arisen [...]
by Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry
Biggest news this morning: Apple is going to announce tools and a platform to create and distribute e-books on iPads, according to a report by Ars Technica.
The biggest new thing is that Apple is going to announce a “GarageBand for eBooks”, or a tool that makes it drop-dead easy to create gorgeous, interactive ebooks. We also know from Steve Jobs’ biography that he had a plan to disrupt the textbook industry by offering digital [...]
by: Lance Roberts November 9, 2011
As goes oil, so goes the economy. Today we posted an update as to why oil price spikes hurt even more when disposable incomes are already under pressure, as it acts as an additional tax on the consumer. Of course, this additional tax on a consumer that is already receiving more than 23% of his income from government transfers, real personal incomes on the decline and [...]
The One Market The Fed Doesn’t Want You To Know About
“Let’s do some quick math. If you add up the value of every stock on the planet, the entire market capitalization would be about $36 trillion. If you do the same process for bonds, you’d get a market capitalization of roughly $72 trillion. The notional value of the derivative market is roughly $1.4 quadrillion.”
I realize that number sounds like something out [...]
In the information overload that has become our every day, worrisome world, it is often difficult to see the forest for the trees.
This video may explain the hubris of constant political distractions keeping us from the truth. It is the bottom line of the Truth For Our Times:
View “The List” that we speak of in “The Video Congress Does Not Want You To See”.
Many have had the [...]
From Peter Tchir of TF Market Advisors
Greek CDS – Missing The Forest For The Trees
There appears to be growing momentum for a Greek restructuring. It can be called a reprofiling or soft restructuring or hard restructuring, but in any case it seems that the likelihood of some debt being restructured is fairly high. The ECB seems most opposed to any restructuring, though more and more, [...]
by Miss America
Canâ€™t See the Forest for the Trees
Five years ago, when I showed up on the doorstep of Nouriel Roubiniâ€™s RGE Monitor, I was in the minority of macro economists who saw a financial tidal wave coming.Â For the rest of the world, including Wall Streetâ€™s financial analysts, Fed bankers, Politicians, or even Moses himself, none of them could see how the contagion [...]
Time For A Dollar Bounce
The time for a dollar bounce is at hand. One reason I make that statement is the single best contrarian indicator on the US dollar has spoken.
Please considerÃ‚Â Dollar Rout by Peter Schiff, July 15, 2010.
Peter Schiff has proven to be a huge contrarian indicator on commodities, on China, on foreign investments, and on the US dollar. I suspect this video will be no [...]