New Script Calls For More U.S. Quantitative Easing (GLD, SLV, IAU, AGQ, UGL, UUP, UDN)

Jeff Nielson: B.S. Bernanke has been in a quandry, ever since the Federal Reserve’s “QE II” was universally castigated as a reckless (and selfish) escapade by the U.S., aimed at doing nothing more than propping up the value of the “financial assets” of the Wall Street crime syndicate. Bernanke never understood that

NYSE:AGQ April 5, 2012 2:08pm

Europe: They Are Actually Going To Let Greece Default? (VGK, EWG, EWI, FXE, IEV, EPV, EUO)

Michael Snyder: I wish that I had an "aha moment" to share with you today, but instead all I have is an "ack moment" to share.  As I was analyzing all of the info coming out of Europe (NYSEARCA:VGK) in recent days, I came to the following realization: "Ack! They are actually going to let Greece default!"
NYSE:EPV January 20, 2012 12:01pm

Municipal Bonds: Why Muni ETFs Now? (MUB)

Matt Tucker:  Now that the fear of widespread municipal bond (muni) defaults has started to subside, we’re beginning to field fewer questions on that debate and more inquiries about the case for munis in today’s environment.  In a recent outlook, Russ Koesterich talked about how municipal bonds
NYSE:MUB August 3, 2011 12:25am

Deal or No Deal; AAA Credit Rating Downgrade Is Still In Play (SLV, GLD, AGQ, ZSL, TBT, TLT)

George Maniere:  We are finally on the brink and the financial markets are finally beginning to take a serious look at the prospect of a downgrade of the U.S. AAA credit rating, which it has held for nearly a century, very seriously. As Republicans and Democrats continue to move further apart on
NYSE:AGQ July 26, 2011 10:39pm

Safe-Haven Currencies: If You Want To Flee The U.S. Dollar, Here Are 4 Places To Hide (UUP, UDN, TLT, TBT, GLD)

Martin Hutchinson:  As a young British banker in the inflation-ridden 1970s, I got used to carrying large amounts of German deutsche marks, Swiss francs and Japanese yen in my wallet - to have some security against the lousy performance of the British pound sterling.

The United Sates Has Effectively Defaulted At Least Six Times (GLD, SLV, TLT, TBT, UUP)

Larry Edelson:  Despite all the grandstanding and dirty politics in Washington, any day now the United States debt ceiling of $14.294 trillion will be raised.
NYSE:GLD July 25, 2011 3:50pm

Investors: The $1 Billion Armageddon Trade Placed Against The United States

Jack Barnes:  Someone dropped a bomb on the bond market Thursday - a $1 billion Armageddon trade betting the United States will lose its AAA credit rating.

Thursday, June 9, 2011 ETF To Watch: iShares MSCI United Kingdom Index Fund

Over the last few months, debt issues in Continental Europe have rocked the euro zone. Many nations are facing high budget deficits and yields on government debt in these countries is
NYSE:EWU June 9, 2011 9:49am

Silver Investing – Top or Not? (SLV, ZSL, PSLV, AGQ, SIVR, DBS, SIL)

When gold hit the psychologically important $1,500 level it didn't surprise us, but we admit that silver’s recent performance gave us a small thrill. Before jumping into the chart analysis, let’s have
NYSE:AGQ April 26, 2011 3:12pm

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