Mr. President, This Is How To Get The Fed To Launch Quantitative Easing

Yesterday, after countless demands that the Fed cut interest rates, Trump finally made his first, long anticipated formal demand that the Fed should pursue...

Treasury Seizes Record-Low Rates to Revisit Ultra-Long Bond Proposal

The odds on the U.S. Treasury’s ultra-longshot may just have narrowed. Record-low interest rates make this an opportune time for the Treasury to revisit a...

Trump: Fed Should Cut Rates by at Least 1% ‘With Perhaps Some Quantitative Easing’

President Donald Trump stepped up his assault on the Federal Reserve, urging it to cut interest rates by a full percentage point to aid...

Jay Powell At J-Hole: What To Expect From The Policymaker Pow-Wow

Authored by Christopher Cembik via Saxobank.com, Like in previous years, the annual Jackson Hole symposium that will take place on August 22nd and 23rd will certainly...

“Mini Mac” Shows China’s Currency Shifting Into Undervaluation

Authored by Benn Steil and Benjamin Della Rocca via The Council of Foreign Relations blog, The “law of one price” holds that identical goods should...

According To The Feds, 19 Million Acres Of Farmland Went Un-Planted With Crops This...

Authored by Michael Snyder via The End of The American Dream blog, If that headline sounds really bad to you, that is because the situation...

“Zero Has No Meaning” Says Greenspan: We Disagree, So Does Gold

Authored by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk, Negative yields? Who cares says Greenspan. It's meaningless. Negative Yields "No Big Deal" Former Fed Chair Alan Greenspan sees No...

Why The Dollar Rules The World – And Why Its Reign Could End

Authored by Anthony Mueller via The Mises Institute, President Donald Trump wants a lower US dollar. He complains about the over-valuation of the American currency....

We Just Witnessed The 4th Largest Single Day Point Decline In U.S. Stock Market...

You had better buckle up, because it looks like we are in for a bumpy ride.  On Wednesday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was...

Overstock Tumbles 36% Since CEO Byrne’s ‘Deep State’ Statement

Overstock.com Inc. shares fell for a third day Wednesday as investors reacted to statements by Chief Executive Officer Patrick Byrne that he was a...

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