Monthly Archives: December 2015

2015 Policy Failure And Market Abuse

“The Fed is perpetuating a promise that stocks can’t go down.” Keith McCullough “The problem arises because the Fed, like other major central banks, has now become a creature of financial markets rather than a steward of the real economy. … Continue reading

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“The Fed By The Numbers – And Why They Are Wrong.”

Steve Keen not only predicted the crash of 2008, but he has also done more than anyone else to explain why this was so predictable.  He is the author of “Debunking Economics”, which rigorously exposes the logical flaws in the key concepts of … Continue reading

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“One Of The Great Blunders Of Fed History” Jim Rickards

This isn’t transitory its cyclical Yield curve reflects weak economy/deflationary risks Recession forecasts for 2016 Meanwhile the data still comes in weak Bubble outperformance has lost momentum Investors need a tired bubble strategy, not a performance chasing strategy As for … Continue reading

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Pronounced, Pervasive, Persistent. Data and Markets Reflect Economic Weakness/Stress.

  Cycle experts disagree with the Fed Pronounced, Pervasive, Persistent weakness in the data Latest data shows weakest ex-auto retail sales for 6 years Markets reflect economic weakness too Globally, including the US, stock markets are not doing well. New 5 year … Continue reading

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Bad Investment Math, Bad Advice.

It is always dangerous to accept “expert” advice based on “science”.  Many poorly conceived notions have a way of becoming “standard” methodologies, and even become a qualifying requirement for advisors. This article does a great job in exposing the dangers of accepting theories that … Continue reading

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What’s Normal?

Everywhere you look the economic warning signs are overwhelmingly evident. Atlanta Fed GDPNow Collapsing Corporate earnings are also showing recession warning signals The Credit Cycle is confirming corporate earnings weakness “We’re approaching a period of vast credit default” Porter Stansberry Fed … Continue reading

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