Inflation Should Be Condemned, Not Rejoiced [SPDR Gold Trust (ETF), iShares Silver Trust (ETF)]

inflationThe Silver Bug:  The threat of inflation is real. It is here and it is an issue that everyday citizens have to contend with. They see it when they go to the pump, they see it when they go shopping and they see it when they put food on the table for their children.
NYSE:GLD September 11, 2014 10:32am

Inflation: A Six-Month X-Ray View [Cpi Inflation Hedged]

inflationDoug Short: Here is a table showing the annualized change in Headline and Core CPI, not seasonally adjusted, for each of the past six months. I've also included each of the eight components of Headline CPI and a separate entry for Energy, which is a collection
NYSE:CPI June 17, 2014 1:03pm

Inflation Is Going To Be A Major Concern Going Forward [Kraft Foods Group Inc, SPDR Gold Trust (ETF)]

inflationMichael Lombardi: There’s a local bakery near my office I try to get to at least once a week. Sam and his wife own the bakery, and Sam is usually the one there serving espressos and cappuccinos to the many small business owners who meet there early
NYSE:GLD June 16, 2014 11:42am

ETFs To Play On Inflation Fears [iShares Barclays TIPS Bond Fund (ETF)]

inflationInflationary pressures have started bothering Americans lately as the cost of living in the U.S. has risen steadily on higher food and gas prices. Consumer prices rose 0.3% in April, reflecting the largest increase in 10 months, compared with 0.2% in March.
NYSE:LTPZ June 3, 2014 4:04pm

Don’t Confuse Rising TIPS Prices With Inflation [iShares Barclays TIPS Bond Fund (ETF), iShares Barclays 7-10 Year Trasry Bnd Fd]

inflationDavid Fabian: Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities, or TIPS, are an interesting subset of treasury bonds designed to protect your purchasing power from the effects of rising consumer prices.  However, many investors have fallen prey to the misconception
NYSE:EMB May 30, 2014 12:40pm

Hot Inflation Reports To Dominate Next Fed Meeting [iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond (ETF), ProShares UltraShort Lehman 20+ Yr(ETF)]

inflationEconMatters:  The Federal Reserve meeting begins Tuesday June 17th with the FOMC meeting announcement the following day Wednesday June 18th which will be followed by their forecasts and the Fed Chair press conference.
NYSE:TBT May 27, 2014 12:17pm

Best Investment Strategies To Battle Coming Inflation

inflationSasha Cekerevac: The S&P 500 (NYSEARCA:SPY) may be entering bubble-like territory: that’s what I’ve been writing for the past few months.
NYSE:SDS December 9, 2013 5:38pm

ProShares Adds Leveraged Breakeven Inflation ETFs (UINF, SINF, RINF, TIP)

Michael Johnston:  ProShares continues to beef up its lineup of alternative ETFs, recently rolling out a pair of products that offer leveraged exposure to “breakeven inflation.” The new ETFs will deliver 3x and -3x daily leveraged exposure to indexes comprised of both long and short positions in ten-year

NYSE:RINF February 13, 2012 2:33pm

Defend Yourself From The Fed With These New Inflation ETFs (INFL, DEFL, RINF, FINF)

Ron Rowland:  Inflation can be deadly to your investments. It’s a silent killer, too — one that reduces your “real” asset value even when the “nominal” worth looks higher.
ETF BASIC NEWS February 10, 2012 12:34am

U.S. States Prepare For Hyperinflation (GLD, SLV, UUP, UDN, SGOL, IAU)

Dominique de Kevelioc de Bailleul: CNN reports that 13 states seek approval to issue money in preparation for a U.S. dollar collapse.

NYSE:GLD February 4, 2012 6:09pm

ProShares Rolls Out First Inflation Breakeven ETFs (RINF, FINF, CSM, CPI, RRF, HDG, RALS, VIXM, VIXY)

Michael Johnston: ProShares is continuing to build out its suite of ETFs offering exposure to alternatives, announcing this week the launch of a pair of funds designed to offer exposure to “breakeven inflation.” That term refers to the spread difference in yield between Treasuries and TIPS (i.e., the yield
NYSE:CPI January 16, 2012 4:41pm

New Inflation / Deflation ETNs: Better Than TIP? (DEFL, INFL, RRF, TIP, CPI)

Michael Johnston: PowerShares and Deutsche Bank, partners on a suite of exchange-traded notes targeting commodities and several international bond markets, have rolled out a pair of ETNs designed to target changes in inflation expectations. The new notes will be linked to indexes that are designed to measure
NYSE:CPI December 7, 2011 5:12pm

What’s Eating You? Global Inflation and Your Portfolio

Matt Tucker:  Headlines of late have been filled with news about inflation, from rising commodity, precious metals and gas prices to higher prints of the consumer price index.  Traditionally
NYSE:GTIP May 20, 2011 11:37am

Inflation: Why The Fed Must End QE2 On April 27th (SPY, DIA, USO, BAL, CU, GLD, SLV, UUP)

Dian L. Chu:  The Federal Reserve has lost all credibility on Wall Street, and most of the American public with the absolute refusal to recognize the dire effects on asset prices that QE2 has created
NASDAQ:CU April 25, 2011 11:20am

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