Rising Interest Rates Start Popping Bubbles

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From John Rubino: Towards the end of economic expansions, interest rates usually start to rise as strong loan demand bumps up against central bank tightening.
NYSE:IVV October 12, 2018 7:17am

Market Psychology Has Changed For The Worse

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From John Rubino: On the surface, nothing much changed last week. The Fed, as expected, raised short-term interest rates very modestly, the US, Canada and Mexico cut a new NAFTA deal (kind of a pleasant surprise), unemployment fell again, Trump continued to tweet while Democrats and Republicans continued to express their mutual disdain via dirty tricks and contrived insults.
NYSE:SPY October 9, 2018 6:36am

What The Fed Does Next Is Anyone’s Guess

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From John Rubino: It's long been an article of faith in the sound money community that the Fed, by bailing out every dysfunctional financial entity in sight, would eventually be forced to choose between the deflationary collapse of a mountain of bad debt and the inflationary chaos of a plunging currency.
NASDAQ:TLT September 26, 2018 6:08am

Germany’s Government Loses Influence At Home And Abroad

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From John Rubino: You don't see "Germany" and "ungovernable" in the same headline very often. But that might be about to change, as Chancellor Angela Merkel, for the past decade the central pillar of Europe's Establishment, loses influence both at home and abroad.
NYSE:EWG September 24, 2018 6:05am

Rising Populations In Hurricane-Affected States Are Bad News For Insurers

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From John Rubino: One of the big recent changes in American life is the ongoing mass-migration from the middle of the country to the coasts, especially those of the Southeastern and Gulf States.
NYSE:KIE September 16, 2018 6:24am

The Paper Gold Market Is Screaming “Short Squeeze”

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From John Rubino: Every once in a while the trading action in a given market breaks through its historically normal boundaries and starts exploring new territory.
NYSE:GLD September 15, 2018 6:39am

How The Emerging Market Crisis Could Affect The U.S. (EEM)

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From John Rubino: This is the last emerging market crisis story for a while, promise. But one angle - exactly how a plunging currency in a far-off place affects supposedly stable markets like the US - is worth exploring because it's happening right this minute.
NYSE:EEM September 10, 2018 6:22am

Mortgage Lenders Repeating The Same Mistakes Again

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From John Rubino: You'd think the previous decade's housing bust would still be fresh in the minds of mortgage lenders, if no one else. But apparently not.
NYSE:XLF September 8, 2018 7:43am

Gold And Silver Are Acting Like It’s 2008 (GLD)

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From John Rubino: 2008 has special significance for gold bugs, both because of the money they lost in August of year and the money they made in the half-decade that followed. Today's world is beginning to feel eerily similar.
NYSE:GLD September 5, 2018 6:20am

Will Emerging Markets Chaos Spread To The Developed World? (EEM)

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From John Rubino: Emerging market chaos is now front page news. Let's start with Argentina, where the peso has resumed its plunge.
NYSE:EEM August 31, 2018 6:24am

Emerging Market Bailouts Likely Coming Soon (EEM)

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From John Rubino: To understand why Europe is watching Turkey's financial crisis with alarm, you just have to see this chart.
NYSE:EEM August 29, 2018 6:30am

Finally, Some Good News For Gold Bugs (GLD)

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From John Rubino: Google "yield curve inversion" and you'll see that analysts have been waiting for this indicator to send its big signal for years. It's getting close, so expect a flood of breathless/ominous headlines when it finally happens.
NYSE:GLD August 20, 2018 6:03am

Futures Markets Point To Gold Rally Ahead (GLD)

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From John Rubino: No need to mince words anymore. If the futures market still influences gold's price, then that price is going to spike. And silver is better than gold.
NYSE:GLD August 14, 2018 6:20am

The Global Housing Bubble Might Be Popping (ITB)

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From John Rubino: Just a few months ago, real estate was on fire. Prices were blowing past records set during the previous decade's housing bubble as desperate buyers bought whatever was available at above the asking price while homeowners, confident that prices would keep rising, held out for the next big pop to sell.
BATS:ITB August 7, 2018 6:30am

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