Economic Recovery? 13 Of The Biggest Retailers In America Are Closing Down Stores

retail etfBarack Obama recently stated that anyone that is claiming that America’s economy is in decline is “peddling fiction“.  Well, if the economy is in such great shape, why are major retailers shutting down hundreds of stores all over the country? 
NYSE:XRT March 1, 2016 6:07pm

The Baltic Dry Shipping Index Just Collapsed To An All-Time Record Low

economyI was absolutely stunned to learn that the Baltic Dry Shipping Index had plummeted to a new all-time record low of 504 at one point on Thursday. 
NYSE:DIA November 19, 2015 5:35pm

Why Our Economic Problems Are Significantly Worse Than 2008

economyIf you believe that ignorance is bliss, you might not want to read this article.  I am going to dispel the notion that there has been any sort of “economic recovery”, and I am going to show that we are much worse off than we were just prior to the last economic crisis.
NYSE:DIA March 19, 2015 5:11pm

Why The U.S. Economy Is Broken

economyBarack Obama and the Federal Reserve are lying to you.  The "economic recovery" that we all keep hearing about is mostly just a mirage.  The percentage of Americans that are employed has barely budged since the depths
NYSE:DIA October 20, 2014 10:33pm

The Beginning Of The Next Major Stock Market Decline? [Dow Jones Industrial Average]

bearbull21-150x1501The U.S. economy has had six full years to bounce back since the financial collapse of 2008, and it simply has not happened.  Median household income has declined substantially since then, total household wealth for middle
NYSE:DIA September 22, 2014 8:55pm

Small Business Ownership In America Is At An All-Time Low

Economy recessionAccording to the Federal Reserve, the percentage of American families that own a small business is at the lowest level that has ever been recorded.  In a report that was just released entitled
NYSE:DIA September 8, 2014 8:42pm

Living In A Country Where Almost Everyone Is Broke

debtDid you know that 77 million Americans have unpaid debts that are "in collections" and that Congress is actually thinking about letting post offices offer payday loans?  We live in a country where almost everyone is drowning in debt and where most people
NYSE:DIA July 30, 2014 1:55pm

19 Reasons That Show The Economy Is In Trouble [Dow Jones Industrial Average 2 Minute]

economyHave you heard the one about the “economic recovery” in the United States?  It’s quite funny, but it is not actually true.  Every day, the establishment media points to the fact that global stock markets have soared to unprecedented heights as evidence that
NYSE:DIA June 11, 2014 11:07am

What Economic Recovery? [Dow Jones Industrial Average(INDEXDJX:.DJI)]

economyWhat would you say about an economy where businesses are shutting down faster than they are opening?  Well, a shocking new study released by the Brookings Institution indicates that this is exactly
NYSE:DIA May 6, 2014 9:27pm

What’s Happening To The Retail Sector? [J.C. Penney Company, Inc., Sears Holdings Corp, Target Corporation]

retail etfIf the U.S. economy is getting better, then why are major retail chains closing thousands of stores?  If we truly are in an "economic recovery", then why do sales figures continue to go down for large retailers all over the country? 
NYSE:XRT March 9, 2014 11:04pm

The Economy Is Not Getting Better [J.C. Penney Company, Inc., Sears Holdings Corp, Macy’s, Inc., Target Corporation]

Economy recessionOn Tuesday, new Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen went before Congress and confidently declared that "the economic recovery gained greater traction in the second half of last year" and that "substantial progress has been made in restoring the economy to health". 
NYSE:XRT February 11, 2014 6:11pm

ETF Impact On Fed Taper

treasuryAfter months of speculation, the Federal Reserve has finally begun to taper its QE bond buying program. In the latest FOMC meeting, Ben Bernanke and company highlighted the slowly improving economy, and the lowered unemployment levels,
NYSE:GDX December 18, 2013 5:39pm

Is The U.S. Economy Getting Better?

economy"If you repeat a lie often enough, people will believe it."  Sadly, that appears to be the approach that the Obama administration and the mainstream media are taking with the U.S. economy. 
NYSE:DIA December 8, 2013 9:16pm

Is The Economic Recovery Real?

economySasha Cekerevac: You know, it’s funny; with the stock market hitting all-time highs and market sentiment becoming ever more bullish, you would think that the economic recovery both here in America and globally was right on track.
NYSE:SPY November 19, 2013 1:08pm

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