You’ve Never Seen Anything Like It – Brexit 2016

For those of you who are just waking up, first of all, congratulations. Here is what you missed. European, Asian stocks and S&P futures plummet, as U.K. votes to leave European Union membership. FX carry trades everywhere go haywire, with…

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19 Facts That Prove Things In America Are Worse Than They Were Six Months Ago

Has the U.S. economy gotten better over the past six months or has it gotten worse?  In this article, you will find solid proof that the U.S. economy has continued to get worse over the past six months.  Unfortunately, most…

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If you don’t agree with Obama you are “peddling fiction”

If you’re not watching it purely for the entertainment value, sitting through a State of the Union speech ranks somewhere between a colonoscopy and a root canal. Every year I opt for the former (entertainment value, not colonoscopy). But because…

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58 Crazy Facts About The US Economy You Will Not Believe

The world didn’t completely fall apart in 2015, but it is undeniable that an immense amount of damage was done to the U.S. economy.  This year the middle class continued to deteriorate, more Americans than ever found themselves living in…

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Peter Schiff Warns: “The Whole Economy Has Imploded… Collapse Is Coming”

Back before 2008 Peter Schiff was harshly criticized and laughed at for his predictions about a coming economic collapse. Among other things Schiff warned that consumer spending had hit a wall, stocks were overpriced and lax credit lending practices would lead to…

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Why This Sucker Is Going Down… Again

George Bush famously told an assembled group of Congressional leaders in the aftermath of the Lehman filing that unless they immediately passed an open-ended Wall Street bailout “this sucker is going down”. They blindly complied. Yet for awhile it seemed of…

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With Traders “Completely Lost”, Here Are The Consensus And Contrarian Trades

Overnight, Credit Suisse released an aptly titled report which author Andrew Garthwaite called “Client perspectives: lost and bearish” in which he writes that “two words summarise client marketing in the past month: ‘lost’ and ‘bearish’. This is the first time…

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This Chart Is Flashing Red And It Could Be Terrible

Surging borrowing costs for companies with speculative-grade credit ratings have some market watchers warning that the US economy is heading into a recession. The debt issued by these companies — also know as high-yield bonds or junk bonds — have experienced a…

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The Most Exciting Economy In The World Is…

Roughly 100 kilometers outside of Medellin, Colombia’s second largest city, is a veritable paradise. I spent an incredible weekend with some friends there, high up in the Andes riding horseback and exploring the quaint coffee villages of Colombia’s beautiful highlands….

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An Extraordinary Look At What’s Going On In The US Economy

Two things are true about the US economy: It is adding jobs and growing. Economic growth over the last few years has been just so-so, though GDP is still growing about 2% annually. Meanwhile, the labor market is on fire,…

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