Archive for 'Editorials'

Trade parasites feeding at the heart of the ASX – The Drum (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Posted on 14. Apr, 2012 by .

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In the Australian Securities Exchange’s Sydney data room, which is about the size of a big lounge room, there are six “cuckoos”. These are the banks of servers installed by high-frequency traders. They sit against the wall opposite the ASX servers and each is connected directly into the host by a fat fibre optic pipe. […]

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S&P 500 & Gold; Who Treats You Better? – VXX, SPY, GLD, PHYS – Foolish Blogging Network

Posted on 11. Apr, 2012 by .

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Many seem to perceive a struggle between metals and stock indices, as though investing in one excluded the other. As mentioned the other day in our comparison to the DJIA, it’s as if there’s some sort of irrational love/hate relationship with gold. Today we’ll take a look at gold’s value against what is probably the […]

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Must Read: Jim Grant Crucifies The Fed; Explains Why A Gold Standard Is The Best Option | ZeroHedge

Posted on 03. Apr, 2012 by .

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The Federal Reserve Bank of New York has invited some of its public critics to visit the bank to unburden themselves of their criticisms. On March 12, it was Jim Grant’s turn. The text of his remarks follows. (highlights ours) Piece Of My Mind My friends and neighbors, I thank you for this opportunity. You […]

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Gold $3500 by 2013 – Ed Steer’s Gold & Silver Daily | The Gold Informant – Not for the weak minded

Posted on 24. Mar, 2012 by .

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“The last major wave up took us from $700 to $1,900 in 2.5 years. This major wave up should take us from $1,500 to $3,600 in 1.5 years. “So – a rise from here up to the old highs should occur in the next leg up. This should trigger the buy signal signaling a major […]

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See Something, Say Nothing – Casey Research

Posted on 10. Mar, 2012 by .

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Added Thoughts on the Race Condition Before moving on to other matters (sorry, I appear to be running a bit long today), I want to quickly follow up on the key point of Pete’s article. Namely the establishment’s well-documented fear that social media will be turned against it, just as it was in Egypt, Libya, […]

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Event Lobby

Posted on 07. Mar, 2012 by .

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Don Coxe, Global Portfolio Strategist, offers an excellent conference call that’s recorded for our listening pleasure here. Regular Joes might have a lot to learn from this gentleman. I don’t know him, but certainly appreciate listening to his insights here. Kind regards, Another Joe   Event Lobby.

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Silver Stocks Building for Breakout in 2012: Sean Rakhimov [ASM, ASM, GV6, EDR, EXK, EJD, FSM, FVI, FVI, F4S, SVL, STVZF] – The Gold Report

Posted on 06. Mar, 2012 by .

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Well, in terms of investment I have always advocated that silver metal is a good investment; so is gold for that matter, but I think you get a wide variety of experts on your website discussing the metals. I think investors would do better and will be better served if they spend some time figuring […]

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America 1950 vs. America 2012 (YOLO – you only live once) — YOLO (you only live once)

Posted on 29. Feb, 2012 by .

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Of course there were a lot of things that were not great about America back in 1950, and there are many things that many of us dearly love that we would have to give up in order to go back and live during that time.  For example, there was no Internet back in 1950.  Instead […]

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No Reprieve for Greece from Debtor’s Prison

Posted on 28. Feb, 2012 by .

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February 26, 2012 – Greece remains in debtor’s prison.  That horrible fate was confirmed this past week with the ‘group-sentencing’ handed down by Brussels’ eurocrats, Merkel, Sarkozy, the ECB and IMF, and most shameful of all, the Greek politicians who accepted the brazen ultimatum delivered to them. One can only wonder what these politicians were […]

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To the indebted nations of Europe|Op-Ed Contributors|chinadaily.com.cn

Posted on 23. Feb, 2012 by .

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We want you to know that we are your friend in your time of need. In fact, the ever-expanding trade ties between China and the European Union have brought us closer together. China is now the EU’s top trade partner, and vice versa. So a collapse of the eurozone would also hurt China’s interests. The […]

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Nigel Farage – Greece Descending into Total Chaos & Violence

Posted on 16. Feb, 2012 by .

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“There were 5,000 Greek police there using tear gas and there were 10 major buildings that were set on fire.  It really was a very dramatic scene that took place in Athens on Sunday.  The Greek Prime Minister, before the vote, said, ‘Violence and destruction have no place in a democratic country.’  My response to […]

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