Mario Draghi unleashed his most audacious stimulus package yet, unexpectedly testing the lower bounds of all the European Central Bank's interest rates and expanding its monthly bond purchases by a third. The euro sank and stocks rose.
The "Smart Money" Is Quietly Getting Out Of Dodge: Sells For A Sixth Straight Week As Buybacks Soar
Over the past week we have been following a disturbing development in the US Treasury market: while the repo rate on the 10Y has been sliding deep into negative territory for a while...
Editor's Comment: No one is too happy about the trying times ahead, and collapse often appears imminent. That is why we prep, in order to make the most desperate stage of collapse more manageable, and to foster an environment where you can put your
In the 21st century Americans have been distracted by the hyper-expensive "war on terror."
The casino is incorrigible.
Canada plans to experiment with giving people unconditional free money … Finland and the Netherlands have already shown their interest in giving people a regular monthly allowance regardless of working status, and now Ontario, Canada is onboard.
When Carmelo Haddad and Francisco Ghersi invested half their hedge fund's money into a soon-to-mature Venezuela bond in mid-January, only two outcomes were possible: the trade could go horribly wrong or it could pay off fabulously.
US equity markets are soaring once again and two things are driving it:
In a stunningly honest and frank rant, FOX News' Judge Jeanine unleashes anchor hell upon Mitt Romney and the GOP establishment hordes.
For sure, we know what will not make America great again: the erection of border walls and tariff walls. These will only exacerbate the nation's economic and class problems. Unfortunately, to explain this would require as much time as three epis
The missing piece from the economic recovery has finally materialized. Median household income, adjusted for inflation, is now higher than it was before the recession that began at the end of 2007, according to new data published by Sentier Research.
Borrowed...Morgan Stanley's settlement for $3.2 billion pales in comparison to what they borrowed.
The basic idea of a balance sheet recession (attributed to Richard Koo) has been well-publicized: when the liability (debt) side of household and business ledgers reach danger heights, stakeholders respond by reducing debt and increasing savings rath
On Monday, officials from the EU and Turkey are gathered in Brussels to do some talking about the refugee crisis that threatens to tear Europe apart at the seams. And make no mistake, "talk" is probably all they'll do.
So you've done the hard work of getting your finances in order and now you're looking to invest your hard-earned surplus into things that will protect or grow it.
Rogers Holdings chairman Jim Rogers thinks there's a 100% chance of a US recession within a year, according to Lucas Kawa.
Seventeen years ago, The Future of Freedom Foundation published my piece "The Great Sugar Shaft."
The time is nigh. The crash is coming. It's waves can be felt pulsing through the system, foretelling its arrival.
Natural gas prices have fallen to a 17-year low. The number of drillers that can remain profitable at these prices has also collapsed.
It has often been said (and rightly so) that Japan is in many ways the canary in the coal mine of the global economic collapse.
In the middle of a heated battle against my jetlag yesterday, I finally decided to exercise the nuclear option and turn on CNBC in order to stay awake.
In the middle of a heated battle against my jetlag yesterday, I finally decided to exercise the nuclear option and turn on CNBC in order to stay awake.I figured someone would say something completely ridiculous, and it would get my blood boiling enou
That's Why You Need Guns.
Unexpected Drop...If bulls were expecting a February payrolls miss, they did not get it when moments ago the BLS reported that nonfarm payrolls surged by 242K in the past month, smashing expectations of 195K, with the January and December prints both
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is urging global leaders to rely more on government spending and less on monetary policy to spur growth as he prepares a budget that will push his country into deficit.
Financial cos. will be hard-pressed to meet long-term growth expectations as decades of credit expansion come to an end and central-bank policies and tighter regulations squeeze profits, writes Janus's Bill Gross in monthly outlook.
When it comes to saving for retirement, Hispanics have a lot of catching up to do. According to data from the Economic Policy Institute, only 26% of Hispanic families had savings in a retirement plan like a 401(k) or IRA, in 2013. Meanwhile, 65% of
American hedge funds are cashing in on Argentina.
When Warren Buffett speaks, the media world listens. And when it comes to deal making, not even Donald "I am the Greatest" Trump comes close to Buffett.