I was in Hawaii that day — the day the ballistic missile threat scared the living daylights out of every single person on the islands. My first thought was what have I done? How could I have brought my kids…Read more »
Shell shocked investors are searching for answers after last week’s stock market plunge. Volatility returned with a vengeance. The financial media has also ratcheted up the noise to unprecedented levels. The financial fear factory is on full tilt. Fortunately, some…Read more »
It’s finally happening! After months of planning, political wrangling and controversy, Trump’s “Cash for Patriots” program is underway! The process actually started as a campaign promise before the 2016 election. Last February, I wrote a report about this “Cash for…Read more »
I’m getting sick and tired of the fake news popping up just about everywhere. Personally, I feel manipulated every time I read a story on what’s happening in Washington. It happens on both the left and the right sides of the spectrum….Read more »
Cryptocurrencies proved to be one of the biggest winners for investors and speculators in 2017. The daddy of them all, bitcoin, closed out the year near $14,000 — a gain of over 1200%. Bitcoin wasn’t the biggest winner, however. Ripple…Read more »
Dear Reader, A new, long-term, secular bull market in gold has begun. This new trend will take gold past $1,400 per ounce by the end of 2018, past $4,000 per ounce by 2020 (if not sooner) and ultimately to $10,000…Read more »
The 18-wheeled “big rig.”
It’s an iconic piece of American culture.
I can still remember traveling down I-95 as a child. Pumping my fist at every truck we passed. Hoping they’d blow their horn in response.
But times are changing, and the iconic cargo hauler is getting a massive design upgrade.Read more »
Tech stocks made a feeble attempt at a bounce yesterday. The Nasdaq Composite shot higher at the opening bell, only to lose its footing in the early afternoon. The tech-heavy index closed in the red for the third straight trading…Read more »
Originally Published at DailyReckoning This July, software grandee John McAfee donned the fool’s cap… and brought down roars of laughter upon his head… This bedlamite actually predicted bitcoin would reach $500,000 by the end of 2020. $500,000! His forecast was…Read more »
Few question the importance of private credit in the global economy. When households and businesses are borrowing to expand production and buy homes, vehicles, etc., the economy expands smartly. When private credit shrinks — that is, as businesses and households…Read more »