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Oct 31

Love Your Landlord

So, a big mistake people reading this pathetic blog make is thinking they have to choose between real estate or…

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Oct 31

Demise of the Petrodollar

By Casey Research Vladimir Putin is stripping America of its superpower status. But he's not using bombs or tanks to do…

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Oct 31

Was it a Hail Mary Pass from Japanese

“Our doubts are traitors and make us lose the good we oft might win by fearing to attempt.” William Shakespeare Commentary &…

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Oct 31

Deflation – What is the Cause? PUBLIC or

QUESTION: Hi Martin, You talk quite a bit about deflation in your comments, especially in Europe.  Can I assume you’re referring…

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Oct 31

Nikkei Futures Up Limit, Yen Collapses, Dollar Up,

"Whatever it Takes" Japanese Style It's a world truly gone mad. In a surprise move today, the Bank of Japan announced…

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Oct 30

Joy

If you ever wonder why contrarians always get the girl, read the comment section of this blog. The moaning, drooling and…

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Oct 30

IRS is Seizing Money of Small Business Operator

The new trick the IRS has been doing is attacking small mom and pop businesses on a ROUTINE basis. The…

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Oct 30

Earnings Cheating Season: Is Your Favorite Company Cooking

In his latest Global Strategy Report, Albert Edwards at Societe Generale discusses "earnings season" which he calls "cheating season". We have…

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Oct 30

Fed Up With the Gold & Dollar Nonsense…

“There is an apostolic injunction to suffer fools gladly. We always lay the stress on the word ‘suffer,’ and interpret…

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Oct 30

Why Do Banks Want Our Deposits? Hint: It’s

Many authorities have said it: banks do not lend their deposits. They create the money they lend on their books.   Robert…

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Oct 29

50 Shades

Warning: The following post deals with explicit fiscal and monetary policy. It does contain flogging or whipping. Jian Ghomeshi has…

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Oct 29

World Debt has Reached $158.8 trillion

The Sovereign Debt Crisis is brewing. Global debt has reach a staggering $158.8 trillion, calculated both public and private. Those who…

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Oct 29

Great Crash of 1929 at 85

Today is the 85th anniversary of the Great Crash. A look back at October 29, 1929, known as "Black Tuesday": The Dow…

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Oct 29

No Plans for Normalization: Fed Ends QE, Will

Inquiring minds may wish to slog through today's FOMC Press Release on Monetary Policy but it's really not worth the…

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Oct 29

CEO Went Against the Petrodollar and Dies a

By Marin Katusa, Chief Energy Investment Strategist Last month in these pages, I wrote: Patrick de la Chevardière, CFO of Total SA…

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Oct 28

Too Late

Let’s review, class. The TSX is ahead more than 9% in 2014 and 12% from this time last year. Yes,…

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Oct 28

Swedish Central Bank Lowers Interest Rates to Zero%

Posted on October 28, 2014 by Martin Armstrong The Swedish Riksbank (central bank) has cut its key interest rate to zero…

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Oct 28

Durable Goods Decline Second Month; Key Take-Aways

Inquiring minds are digging into the Census Bureau Advance Report on Durable Goods Manufacturers’ Shipments, Inventories and Orders for September…

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Oct 28

Our Key Level That Will Tell Us To

In the last 3 years the US Dollar Index has rallied ~19% while major commodity indices have fallen ~30%. We…

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