Shepard Smith’s denunciation of Trump is even more courageous and important than Edward R. Murrow’s denunciation of Senator Joe McCarthy in the early 1950s. Murrow was denouncing a demagogue with great power, but the subject of his historic condemnation was not the President. It was a Senator. Unlike Smith, Murrow also had the backing of a supportive news organization. Murrow…
“It’s tradition. Long-term tradition.”
July 2011. Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX), since retired, had just asked Fed chair Ben Bernanke why central banks own gold.
Like so many things in The World of Finance, we’re all numb to Chinese Credit data:
Latest Fitch data shows some significant progress achieved by Ireland in dealing with non-performing loans on banks’ balancesheets:According to Fitch, Irish banking system ranked 6th worst in terms of NPLs in the EU at the end of 2016. This is a signif…
Jim Rickards joined Max Keiser of The Keiser Report for round two of discussions covering what to expect in from the current financial system.
The Dow has soared 13% since Election Day, and just last week (Feb. 10), all three major indexes closed at their all-time highs.
But some think we’re headed for a crash. Here’s what they say.
Legendary economist and Euro Pacific Capital CEO Peter Schiff claims the Fed has “weakened the U.S. economy.”
He also predicts that the Fed will cut interest rates and go through another period of quantitative easing.
After Trump’s first weeks in office and a market rally, confusion rampant about what to expect. David Stockman reveals what’s really in store for the economy and exactly what he feels is a safe investment…
Pedro da Costa had a nice piece for Business Insider on Yellen wanting to leave the Fed’s balance sheet alone. Essentially, Yellen is extremely cautious about unwinding The Fed’s almost $4.5 TRILLION balance sheet for fear on upsetting the proverbial apple cart. Since The Fed’s started expanding its balance sheet back in late 2008, the […]
The Sure Thing The New England Patriots pulled off a stunning come-from-behind victory in Super Bowl LI, and one that was truly unprecedented in American football.