Tag: economy

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Turkish Contagion Spreading

Turkey has major economic problems and it appears that their currency is on the verge of collapse. To keep the… read more Turkish Contagion Spreading

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Wage Gap

This is a subject which has been talked about for at least a decade, it’s the wage gap between the… read more Wage Gap

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Federal Workers Miffed Over Executive Orders

Trump signed three executive orders taking aim at federal workers and the employees are irate.  The orders will make it… read more Federal Workers Miffed Over Executive Orders

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Economic Web

The feds made the decision to stay the course with QT, this decision has very dire consequences.  The fed’s objective… read more Economic Web

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US Dollar Strength

The US Dollar broke through resistance and now is currently at 94.4.  This is a measure of the strength of… read more US Dollar Strength

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Yield Curve Inversion

The inversion of the yield curve has preceded most recessions.  This is the reason trend forecasters use it as an… read more Yield Curve Inversion

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Asian Nation Dumps Dollar and Yuan

A neighbor of China, Kygyzstan has been amassing a sizable gold reserve in relation to the size of their country. … read more Asian Nation Dumps Dollar and Yuan

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101 Americans Carrying Over $1 Million in Student Loans

It is easy to find a scapegoat, the most obvious is the student. The previous generation’s parents grew up in… read more 101 Americans Carrying Over $1 Million in Student Loans

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More Bad News For Malls

Malls continue to lose stores and the trend for this year looks like it will be more of the same…. read more More Bad News For Malls

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Shave and a Haircut – 2 Eggs

For an explanation of the title, back (even before my time) there was this saying that went ‘shave and a… read more Shave and a Haircut – 2 Eggs

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Argentina Interest Rate Hike to 40%

Argentina’s Mauricio Macri raised the country’s interest rates to 40% in an attempt to defend the peso. Over the past… read more Argentina Interest Rate Hike to 40%

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NY Restaurants Seek Food Surcharge

So money doesn’t grow on trees? At the end of 2015, the majority of the public were in favor of… read more NY Restaurants Seek Food Surcharge

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Venezuela 4,000 Percent Hyperinflation

It is painful to read about the dire problems in Venezuela. A cup of coffee now cost 75,000 bolivars up… read more Venezuela 4,000 Percent Hyperinflation

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Toys R Us Closing All US Stores

Source: giphy.com After 6 decades, Toys R Us is closing all its US stores. They filed for bankruptcy about 6… read more Toys R Us Closing All US Stores

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Who is Buying US Treasuries

The quick answer to the question posed in the title is no one. Two weeks ago the US Department of… read more Who is Buying US Treasuries

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Velocity of Money

Economically there is a mathematical equation the is meant to describe the relationship between the money supply, the velocity of… read more Velocity of Money

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What is Triggering the Market

Peter Boockvar thinks it is the end of QE. He explains that The Bank of England is keeping its benchmark… read more What is Triggering the Market