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How To Profit From Lagging Jobs Growth

October 30th, 2013

retail-shopping: With the slew of economic data being released this week, we’re obviously starting to get a better sense of where stocks could be heading over the next few weeks. Read more…

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Debt Ceiling Debates Pushing Central Banks Toward Financial Independence

October 10th, 2013

debt ceilingJohn Whitefoot: I realize gold is out of favor right now, but there are just too many technical and fundamental indicators pointing to the upside. With the yellow precious metal currently trading near a three-year-plus low, one has to wonder Read more…

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25 Fast Facts About The Federal Reserve You Need To Know

September 15th, 2013

Federal reserveAs we approach the 100 year anniversary of the creation of the Federal Reserve, it is absolutely imperative that we get the American people to understand that the Fed is at the very heart 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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Economic Fundamentals Are Screaming That Massive Trouble Is On The Horizon

July 19th, 2013

economyEverything is going to be just great.  Haven’t you heard?  The stock market (INDEXDJX:.DJI) is at an all-time high, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke says that inflation is incredibly low, and the official unemployment rate Read more…

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Ben Bernanke Says Inflation Is Too Low?

July 12th, 2013

inflationFederal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said this week that inflation in the United States needs to be higher.  Yes, he actually came right out and said that.  It almost seems as if Bernanke is trying to purposely hurt the middle class.  Read more…

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Soaring Mortgage Rates Are Going To Hurt The Real Estate Market

June 27th, 2013

ratesDid you actually think that mortgage rates were going to stay at all-time lows forever?  Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke was able to grossly distort the market for a while by buying up massive amounts of government bonds Read more…

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Time To Pay For Messing With The Markets?

June 20th, 2013

market correction bearCan you smell that?  It is the smell of panic in the air.  As I have noted before, when financial markets catch up to economic reality they tend to do so very rapidly.  Normally we don’t see virtually Read more…

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S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average Spooked By Ben Bernanke Comments

June 20th, 2013

wall-street-etfU.S. financial markets are exhibiting the classic behavior patterns of an addict.  Just a hint that the Fed may start slowing down the flow of the “juice” was all that it took to cause the financial markets to throw an epic temper tantrum on Wednesday.  Read more…

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What Impact Will Ben Bernanke’s Departure Have On The Markets?

June 19th, 2013

ben bernankeFederal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke is on the way out the door, but the consequences of the bond bubble that he has helped to create will stay with us for a very, very long time.  During Bernanke’s tenure, interest rates on U.S. Treasuries Read more…

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How Will Ben Bernanke’s New Housing Bubble End?

April 30th, 2013

Ben_BernankeFederal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke has done it.  He has succeeded in creating a new housing bubble.  By driving mortgage rates down to the lowest level in 100 years and recklessly printing money with wild abandon, Bernanke has been able to get housing prices Read more…

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Dow Jones Industrial Average New High: A Bubble Is Always Biggest Right Before It Bursts

March 5th, 2013

bearbullReckless money printing by Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke has pumped up the Dow Jones Industrial Average (INDEXDJX:.DJI) to a brand new all-time high.  So what comes next?  Will the Dow go even higher?  Hopefully it will.  In fact, it would be great if the Dow was able to hit 15,000 Read more…

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Why The Official 2012 Unemployment Rate Is Wrong

December 9th, 2012

Michael Snyder: The mainstream media is heralding the decline of the official unemployment rate to 7.7 percent as evidence that the U.S. economy is improving.  But it is a giant lie.  Read more…

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What Is The Real Inflation Rate?

October 8th, 2012

Michael Snyder: Can we believe any of the economic numbers that the government is feeding us these days?  Most of the focus recently has been on the bizarre jobs report  Read more…

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How QE3 and Higher Inflation Are Part of The Fed’s Master Plan (GLD, SPY, INDEXDJX:.DJI, INDEXSP:.INX, DIA)

October 3rd, 2012

Ben Gersten: U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke might not admit it, but he just drastically increased the inflation risks for 2013 and beyond. Read more…

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