Is The Economy Getting Weaker?

economyWhy are young people in America so frustrated these days?  You are about to find out.  Most young adults started out having faith in the system.  They worked hard, they got good grades
NYSE:FAZ October 3, 2013 11:57pm

A Disconnect Between Wall Street and Average Americans

wall-street-etfSasha Cekerevac: With the stock market near all-time highs, investor sentiment clearly remains in the bullish camp. Does this mean the economic recovery is accelerating? Not necessarily.
NYSE:FAZ October 2, 2013 10:38am

Trouble Ahead For The U.S. Economy?

economy: While the media and politicians tell us we’re in an economic recovery…I keep writing about the slowdown we’re heading towards. How can I say that?
NYSE:DIA September 25, 2013 11:34am

Expect Volatility Ahead On Investor Anxiety and Uncertainty

volatile VIXA month ago, I warned that volatility was likely to rise into September from the summer’s more placid levels. As discussed, over the past week, both equity and bond market volatility have hit two-month highs.
NYSE:TVIX September 10, 2013 11:29am

Are We Really In The Middle of An Economic Recovery?

Economy recessionBarack Obama has been running around the country taking credit for an "economic recovery", but the truth is that thingshave not gotten better under Obama.  Compared to when he first took office, a smaller percentage of the working age population
NYSE:DIA August 22, 2013 1:22pm

12 Clear Signals That The U.S. Economy Is About To Really Slow Down

economyA lot of things that have not happened since the last recession are starting to happen again.  As you read the list below, you will notice that the year "2009" comes up again and again.
NYSE:DDM June 6, 2013 12:36am

The Most Critical Time For The Stock Market Since 2007

bearbull21-150x1501Sy Harding: The economic recovery has stumbled in the spring and summer of each the last three years.
NYSE:DIA March 31, 2013 10:36pm

The Real Story Behind The Unemployment Rate?

unemploymentThe mainstream media is absolutely giddy that the U.S. unemployment rate has hit a "four-year low" of 7.7 percent.  But is unemployment in the United States actually going down?  After all, you would think that it should be. 
ETF BASIC NEWS March 10, 2013 7:31pm

16 Signs That The Middle Class Is Running Out Of Money

economyIs "discretionary income" rapidly becoming a thing of the past for most American families?  Right now, there are a lot of signs that we are on the verge of a nightmarish consumer spending drought.  Incomes are down, taxes are up, many large retail chains are deeply struggling because of the lack of customers,
NYSE:FAS February 28, 2013 7:01pm

Signs The Economy Is Beginning To Stumble Again?

Sy Harding: As it has in each of the last three years, the economic recovery in the U.S. stumbled this summer, prompting the Federal Reserve to provide another
NYSE:DIA December 2, 2012 1:28pm

QE3: Is The Federal Reserve Panicking?

Jeff Harding: Here is the Fed Open Market Committee’s announcement of November 25, 2008 announcing the implementation of QE1, a $600 billion bond purchase program:
NASDAQ:QQQ September 14, 2012 11:31am

How To Play Peter Schiff’s “Bullion Collapse” Theory (GLD, SLV, GLTR)

Daniela Pylypczak: To investors’ relief, the Fed sent yet another strong signal that it is preparing to take action to boost the nation’s lackluster recovery. According to the minutes released on Wednesday, the central bank has “judged that additional monetary
NYSE:GLD August 24, 2012 12:50pm

U.S. Economy: 17 Reasons Why A Recession In 2012 Is Underway (INDEXSP:.INX, SPY, TZA, FAZ, GLD)

Michael Snyder: If you were hoping for a recession in 2012, then you are going to be very happy with the numbers you are about to see.  The U.S. economy is heading downhill just in time for the 2012 election.  Retail sales have fallen for three months in a row for the first
NYSE:FAZ July 27, 2012 10:40am

12 Signs Showing The Next Recession In The U.S. Is Underway (GLD, TZA, FAZ, FAS, INDEXSP:.INX)

Michael Snyder: Is the U.S. economy in a recession right now?  Has the next recession in the United States already begun?  Unfortunately, there are a lot of economic numbers
NYSE:FAS July 19, 2012 10:22pm

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