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Apr 14

Sell In _____ and Go Away

“Sell in May and Go Away” came early this year. Do you think Yellen had something to do with that? The…

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Apr 14

The Daily Reckoning April 14th

Strange But Legitimate Tax Deductions Tax season is in full swing and people are trying to deduct all that they can.…

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Apr 13

Money Must Exist … Currencies, However, are Metaphysical!

To understand today’s monetary system, we need to differentiate between the concept which we call MONEY and the concept which…

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Apr 13

State Department Cannot Account for Billions of Contracts;

The state department cannot account for $6 billion in paid bills. The contracts are missing. Did the contracts even exit?…

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Apr 12

Armed Men Seize Police Station in Slavyansk; Ukraine

The crisis in Ukraine took a turn for the worse this weekend. Many distinct events are in play. Here are…

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Apr 12

Every Central Bank for Itself

“Everybody has a plan until they get punched in the face.” – Mike Tyson For the last 25 days I’ve been traveling…

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Apr 11

Floating Units of ‘Imagination’ – 1973 to 2014!

In  the 1971-73 period the Bretton Woods Monetary Agreement broke down and a ‘floating’ currency regime emerged thereafter. Starting in…

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Apr 11

Listening to the Canary

By Terry Coxon, Senior Economist During World War II, the British Royal Air Force (RAF) undertook a plan of misdirection to…

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Apr 11

JPMorgan Earnings Drop 18.5%; Slowdown in Housing the

Stocks have been soaring mostly on investor sentiment. That sentiment was partially based on the belief earnings would continue to…

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Apr 11

The Market Is Too Dependent On Hopes That

The market remained positive, near its December peak for three months, primarily based on hopes. Economic reports were dismal during the…

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Apr 11

The Daily Reckoning April 11th

Profit With the Sharks in the Biotech Market Stocks can’t recover from yesterday’s rout triggered by CBS naming Stephen Colbert as…

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Apr 10

Chinese Checkers with Gold Prices

For decades many of us in the hard money world have speculated that cloak and dagger activity by large financial…

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Apr 10

Putin Sends Letter to 18 Countries Threatening to

The pipeline of natural gas to Ukraine and Europe is on the verge of shutdown this morning. Putin sent letters…

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Apr 10

Traders Resolve Tested

Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the market the gold price and junior resource stocks…

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Apr 10

The Daily Reckoning April 10th

A Contrarian Play on One of the World’s “Safest” Stocks As I mentioned to you yesterday, April is a dangerous month…

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Apr 9

Peter Schiff Goes to Puerto Rico

By Nick Giambruno It’s been a little over a year since I sat down with Peter Schiff at his house in…

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Apr 9

US Moves To Restrict Travelers Taking International Flights

Original blog can be found HERE [Editor's Note: The following post is by TDV Editor-in-Chief, Jeff Berwick] The US government is using…

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Apr 9

“Fixed Income Only Positive Return Asset Class in

I don't believe the growth estimates of the IMF and neither does Steen Jakobsen, Chief Economist of Saxo Bank. Steen goes…

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Apr 9

Welcome to the Currency War, Part 15: Europeans

For the past couple of years the European Central Bank has been the only sane inmate in the asylum. Unfortunately,…

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