Archive for 'Editorials'

Debt, Growth, and the Austerity Debate

Posted on 01. May, 2013 by .

0

By: John Mauldin Two weeks ago I wrote about the current debate over the 2010 paper by Ken Rogoff and Carmen Reinhart (hereinafter referred to as RR) on the correlation between debt and GDP growth. I said that the most important part of their work, which is the construction of an enormous database on debt […]

Continue Reading

Gun Manufacturers Refuse To Sell To Government Agencies : Political Outcast

Posted on 19. Feb, 2013 by .

0

For months, we’ve been showing the hypocrisy of the left when it comes to guns. They don’t want guns for citizens to protect themselves, but they want guns for police, government officials and bodyguards. And no one can justify having an AR-15. Even though it is only a semi-automatic weapon like most handguns, they look […]

Continue Reading

John Galt

Who is John Galt? 4″ x 6″ Bumper Sticker (Completely FREE, With No Shipping Charge Either!)

Posted on 18. Aug, 2012 by .

2

Who is John Galt? 4″ x 6″ Bumper Sticker (Completely FREE, With No Shipping Charge Either!) This free bumper sticker promotion is in preparation for Atlas Shrugged Part 2, in theaters on October 12th! Please feel free to share this link with other fans of Atlas Shrugged. All you have to do to “earn” it […]

Continue Reading

Worldwide Precious Metals Exchange | Fool’s Gold

Posted on 18. Aug, 2012 by .

1

One of the baffling circumstances of this phenomenon has been the wholesale reliance on ETFs as the secure proxy for gold. The most popular ETF for gold, trading under the symbol “GLD” is an asset line item in millions of portfolios throughout the world. Created by Barclay’s Capital, GLD represents proportionate shares in a London-based […]

Continue Reading

Another Peek into Wall Street | The Gold Informant – Not for the weak minded

Posted on 16. Aug, 2012 by .

1

… there’s something very different about the market today than in ’08. I don’t know how closely many of you have followed the things over the last few years, but I have and there is something very different that might not setup this big decline. Sure, 100 to 300 points on the SPX is no biggy in […]

Continue Reading

A Peek Behind the Trading Curtain | The Gold Informant – Not for the weak minded

Posted on 16. Aug, 2012 by .

0

General market thought – clearly the market is quietly falling apart. The headline numbers don’t yet reflect it, but it’s there. “They” say the volume isn’t relevant anymore (remember – it’s always different this time – except until it isn’t) and will go on CNBC to spout off 10 different contrived facts as to why […]

Continue Reading

JP Morgan Managers Being Told Trade Loss is $9 Billion « TERI BUHL

Posted on 29. Jun, 2012 by .

0

Posted by Teri Buhl under Bank Fraud Banking competitors are trying to lure away top talent at JP Morgan by highlighting the recent prop trading losses are likely to affect bonuses and Jamie Dimon isn’t being honest about how bad the loss will be. On July 13th the banking giant will announce 2nd quarter earnings and […]

Continue Reading

Gold pays no interest, has no use and no fundamental value – really? – MoneyWeek

Posted on 29. Jun, 2012 by .

0

By Dominic Frisby Jun 19, 2012 I know I’m supposed to be taking the summer off, but comments on Twitter from Alan Beattie, international economy editor of the Financial Times, raised hackles and lured me from my bunker. Beattie declares that there is “no fundamental valuation model” for gold; that “it pays no interest” and that therefore […]

Continue Reading

Political Diary: The ObamaCare Tax – WSJ.com

Posted on 29. Jun, 2012 by .

0

By STEPHEN MOORE Talk about bitter irony. The details of the Supreme Court’s decision upholding the ObamaCare law are still being interpreted, but what is certain is that what saved the law was the “ObamaCare tax.” The Court ruled that the individual mandate to purchase health care or face a fine is a tax, not […]

Continue Reading

RPT-Big banks craft ‘living wills’ in case they fail | Reuters

Posted on 29. Jun, 2012 by .

0

By David Henry and Dave Clarke NEW YORK/WASHINGTON, June 27 (Reuters) – Five of the biggest banks in the United States are putting finishing touches on plans for going out of business as part of government-mandated contingency planning that could push them to untangle their complex operations. The plans, known as living wills, are due […]

Continue Reading

A Few Questions; One Answer | SilverSeek.com

Posted on 16. Jun, 2012 by .

0

Please read this article carefully because I’m disclosing for the first time that the U.S. government has given JPMorgan the green light to manipulate the silver market. This fact explains the shenanigans in the silver market. It answers all the questions and exposes this tawdry affair for all to see. The scandal recently became more […]

Continue Reading