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Will U.S. Debt Holders Bail On Treasuries?

November 3rd, 2013

governmentSherrie Negrea: Since the mid-1990s, China and a host of other foreign governments have quietly acquired one-third of all United States public debt. Foreign holders of United States Read more…

NYSE:HYG, NYSE:TBT, NYSE:TLT

What The Debt Ceiling Deal Failed To Fix

October 21st, 2013

debt ceilingGarrett Baldwin: While everyone in Washington right now is patting themselves on the back in the wake of Wednesday’s debt ceiling deal, the reality is that it does little to address the nation’s deepest budget issues. Read more…

NYSE:DIA, NYSE:SPY

What Happens When We Hit The Debt Ceiling?

October 11th, 2013

debt ceilingDavid Zeiler: With Congress moving like molasses and time running out, more and more Americans are wondering what happens when we hit the debt ceiling. Read more…

NYSE:DIA, NYSE:SPY

What A Poor Debt Ceiling Deal Would Do For Gold and Silver Prices (GLD, SLV, IAU, AGQ, UGL)

January 31st, 2013

debt ceilingDiane Alter: Investors preparing for Washington’s budget battle need to know: Will the debt ceiling be good for gold and silver? Read more…

NYSE:AGQ, NYSE:GLD, NYSE:IAU, NYSE:SLV, NYSE:UGL

The Dangers In Hitting The U.S. Debt Ceiling

January 8th, 2013

Ben Gersten: With the fiscal cliff deal behind us at last, the next big battle in Washington will focus on the U.S. debt ceiling, and the stakes are high. Read more…

NYSE:FAS, NYSE:FAZ, NYSE:GLD, NYSE:TNA, NYSE:TZA

Fiscal Cliff: The U.S. Debt Ceiling Is The Real Issue Still Ahead

December 19th, 2012

Jeff Uscher: The nation’s attention has been captured by the bitter and so far unfruitful fiscal cliff negotiations between U.S. House Speaker John Boehner, R-OH, and U.S. President Barack Obama.  Read more…

NYSE:GLD, NYSE:SLV, NYSE:TBT, NYSE:TLT

Precious Metals & Miners Show Impressive Relative Strength In Weak Market (GLD, SLV, URA, REMX, UUP)

August 2nd, 2011

Jeb Handwerger:  Our indicators set us firmly on the highway marked gold (NYSE:GLD), silver (NYSE:SLV), uraniums (NYSE:URA) and rare earths (NYSE:REMX).  As J.P. Morgan famously said in which way the markets will go he responded, “It will fluctuate.”  It is up to us to interpret the Read more…

NYSE:GLD, NYSE:REMX, NYSE:SLV, NYSE:URA, NYSE:UUP

Invest Wisely As The Government Struggles To Keep Debt Loads Under Control (EUO, GLD, UDN)

July 21st, 2011

John Nyaradi:  As governments and central banks around the world struggle to keep their overwhelming debt loads under control, they remind me of the old fable of the little Dutch boy who saves his country by sticking his finger in a dike to stop the dike from breaking. Read more…

NYSE:EUO, NYSE:GLD, NYSE:UDN

The Truth Behind The ‘Big Money’ and The Bond Market (PLW, C, GS, JPM, MS)

July 21st, 2011

Joseph McBrennan:  Bill Gross admits he was wrong. Here’s what his mistake tells us about the U.S. bond default threat. Read more…

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Debt Ceiling: Gold & Silver Will Be Long Term Winners No Matter How This Plays Out (GLD, SLV, AGQ, IAU, GDX)

July 17th, 2011

George Maniere:  For those of you that have not read my writing I will save you the suspense and tell you here and now that I have been a gold and silver bug since I was 8 years old. I’m now 58. As far as I know I was the only kid I know that wanted either a St. Gauden’s Gold Double Eagle or an 1885 Read more…

NYSE:AGQ, NYSE:GDX, NYSE:GLD, NYSE:IAU, NYSE:SLV

20 Warning Signs Of A Global Doomsday (TZA, SDS, FAZ, VXX, TNA, FAS, GLD, SLV, TLT, TBT)

July 6th, 2011

Dian L. Chu:  Worries of a Lehman-like financial crisis spreading through Europe and the world has made Greece talk of the market lately. Not to let Greece dominate the spotlight, the U.S. debt ceiling debate is also getting to be as traumatic since a failure to raise the debt ceiling could mean imminent Read more…

NYSE:FAZ, NYSE:GLD, NYSE:SLV, NYSE:TBT, NYSE:TLT, NYSE:TZA, NYSE:VXX

The U.S. Dollar’s Close Friday Is Important For Stocks & Commodities (DBC, SLV, GLD, JJC, UUP, SPY, SDS)

June 17th, 2011

Chris Ciovacco:  Investors are faced with numerous concerns, including:

  • Weakening economic data: The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia’s general economic index fell to minus 7.7, the lowest since July 2009, from 3.9 the prior month. Read more…

NYSE:DBC, NYSE:GLD, NYSE:JJC, NYSE:SLV, NYSE:UUP

Monday ETF Market Calls: The Federal Debt Ceiling and Treasuries (TLT, TLH)

May 23rd, 2011

Russ Koesterich:  Call #1: Underweight Long-Term Treasuries:  As negotiations continue in Washington over the federal debt ceiling, our calls this week focus on the question: what is the debt Read more…

NYSE:TBT, NYSE:TLH, NYSE:TLT

Friday, May 13, 2011 ETF To Watch: European Union Fund

May 13th, 2011

This week has brought about a great deal of volatility in markets, as data from all across the globe pushes markets back and forth each day. One of the most talked about investments is crude oil, Read more…

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