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Why The Bond Market Is In Trouble

March 4th, 2014

What Are The Credit Markets Telling Us About Stock Market Risk?

December 10th, 2013

Wall streetChris Ciovacco: When bond investors are worried about the economy and default risks, it is concerning for stock investors. When bond investors are worried about rising interest rates, it is much less concerning for the equity markets. Read more…

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The Fed Can’t Prevent The Worst Year For Bonds Since 1999

November 29th, 2013

Wall streetMike Larson: Not losing money is sometimes just as important as making money. And with the bond bubble bursting, I’m thankful that I’ve helped you with the former. Read more…

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Investors Should Continue To Avoid These Vulnerable Sectors

October 14th, 2013

ratesMike Larson: I’ve minced no words about my expectations for interest rates. Read more…

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5 Shocking Debt-Limit Scenarios

October 7th, 2013

debtMartin D. Weiss: If you’re worried about government shutdowns created by warring politicians in Washington … wait till you see the consequences of a true shutdown forced upon us by bond investors all over the world. Read more…

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The Difference Between Bonds and Bond ETFs

September 20th, 2013

market bondsMatt Tucker: Welcome to the third installment of our master class on bond ETFs, where we go beyond the basics to help investors understand the mechanics and benefits of these innovative funds.  So far, we’ve covered the three key elements of a bond ETF  Read more…

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Why Interest Rates Will Explode Again

September 16th, 2013

interest-ratesMartin D. Weiss: Bernanke’s day of reckoning has arrived. Read more…

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Our Debt Based Monetary System Could Be Reaching Its Natural Limits

September 11th, 2013

debt ceilingGold Silver Worlds: By mid-October, the US will have reached its debt limit … again. Most have lost track of the exact debt limit and of the number of increases. Give or take a trillion, the limit currently is between 16.5 and 17 trillion US dollar. Read more…

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Marc Faber: The Bond Market Would Like A High Level Of Tapering

September 11th, 2013

marc faberGold Silver Worlds: Marc Faber explains in this video interview below the consequences of tapering and the potential motives of the US Fed. Read more…

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Is The U.S. Treasury Secular Bond Bull Market Dead?

September 10th, 2013

market bondsAndrew Kassen:  By nearly all accounts, the secular bull market bonds have cycled through since the early 1980s is in its final days. Read more…

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Why You Shouldn’t Abandon Your Bond Funds Yet

August 22nd, 2013

yieldBill Hall: Many investors expect interest rates (and yields) to keep rising, and it’s hard to argue with them. Read more…

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Is The Bond Market Headed For A Collapse?

August 9th, 2013

market bonds: Investors beware: the bond market is treading in dangerous waters. The risks are increasing, and if all the pieces of the puzzle fall into place, it can make a significant dent in your portfolio. Read more…

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Is The Fed Losing Control Of Long-Term Interest Rates?

August 5th, 2013

dollar ben bernankeThere are very few segments of the U.S. economy that are more heavily affected by interest rates than the real estate market is.  When mortgage rates reached all-time low levels late last year, it fueled a little “mini-bubble” in housing which Read more…

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18 Similarities Between The Last Financial Crisis and Today

July 26th, 2013

bearbull21If our leaders could have recognized the signs ahead of time, do you think that they could have prevented the financial crisis of 2008?  That is a very timely question, because so many of the warning signs that we saw just before and during the last Read more…

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With Bonds Crashing, The Broader Stock Market Could Start To Struggle

July 12th, 2013

market bondsMike Larson: The bond market hits just keep on coming. Read more…

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