Stock Market More Overpriced and Perilous Than Anytime in History

Stock Market More Overpriced and Perilous Than Anytime in History By David Haggith I’m not going to predict when and how the US stock market will crash as I did by laying out the stages of its fall for 2018. That was easy, but the times are different now. Back then, the Fed had laid out a precise schedule for its tightening, and it was apparent to me where the big increases in Fed tightening would be sufficient to bring down the market that the Fed had artificially rigged. Today,…

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Slam the Bid: This Ship is SINKING — You’ve Been Warned

Slam the Bid: This Ship is SINKING — You’ve Been Warned We Bring You This Critical Alert, Contributed By WealthResearchGroup.com and Their Founder, Lior Gantz, Who Our Staff Looks At For Accurate Economic Forecasting. I AM not getting close to the NASDAQ, S&P 500 or the Dow Jones right now. There’s going to be a violent and swift shake-up in a matter of days to clear the air, before we rally again. Behold, the euphoria is here and nothing can dim the lights or choke the fire, for now; the…

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All I Want for Christmas Is an Unmanipulated Market

All I Want for Christmas Is an Unmanipulated Market By Charles Hugh Smith The irony, of course, is that only those punters who sold on the way up will escape the devastation of the collapse into a bidless “market.” All I want for Christmas is an unmanipulated market, because manipulated markets always crash big and crash hard. Virtually every market in America is heavily manipulated by the Federal Reserve, which creates currency out of thin air to either buy assets (outright market manipulation) or distribute to financiers, banks and corporations, which…

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Is A Global Crash Just Around The Corner? Central Banks Are Cutting At The Fastest Rate Since The Financial Crisis

Is A Global Crash Just Around The Corner? Central Banks Are Cutting At The Fastest Rate Since The Financial Crisis By Tyler Durden There is something very fishy about the world’s economic situation. On one hand, US president Trump keeps repeating that the US economy is the strongest it has ever been, with global strategists, economists and officials parroting as much they can, repeating that the world economy is also set to rebound sharply any minute now. And yet, two things stand out. As we pointed out first last month,…

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Swiss National Bank Now Owns Record $94 Billion In US Stocks After Q3 Buying Spree

Swiss National Bank Now Owns Record $94 Billion In US Stocks After Q3 Buying Spree By Tyler Durden In the third quarter of 2019, one in which the global economy continued to cycle lower, global central banks across the world continued to slash interest rates and launched/expanded quantitative easing programs with very little success at troughing global growth. Still, US equity indices powered to new highs, climbing a wall of worry of President Trump’s “trade optimism” tweets. It seemed quite evident over the quarter that President Trump’s tweeting of constant fake…

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World’s Ultra-Rich Preparing For Market Crash, UBS Warns

World’s Ultra-Rich Preparing For Market Crash, UBS Warns By Tyler Durden A synchronized global slowdown, with no end in sight, has spooked some of the wealthiest investors around the world, according to a new survey from UBS Wealth Management, seen by Bloomberg. UBS polled wealthy investors, who are preparing for a significant stock market correction by the end of next year. In the survey of more than 3,400 high net wealth respondents, 25% said they’ve sold risk assets, such as equities, commodities, and high-yield bonds, and have transitioned into cash. The synchronized global…

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Fed’s Own Forecasts Again Dead Wrong as QE4 Accelerates

Fed’s Own Forecasts Again Dead Wrong as QE4 Accelerates By Mike Gleason Precious metals markets enter November’s trading with bulls eying a potential year-end rally. Gold and silver prices did manage to post gains on Wednesday and Thursday after the Federal Reserve announced a quarter point rate cut. But the Fed followed up its move with language suggesting interest rate policy is now on pause. News Anchor #1: The Federal Reserve cut the benchmark rate by a quarter of a percentage point. It’s now at 1.5% to 1.75%. The rate…

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Three Things You Didn’t Know About The Crash of 1929

Three Things You Didn’t Know About The Crash of 1929 By Simon Black, Sovereign Man October 28, 1929– 90 years ago today– is known as ‘Black Monday’ in financial circles. The US stock market had peaked the previous month, on September 3, 1929, with the Dow Jones stock index reaching a record high of 381. But throughout September and October, nervous investors began pulling their money out of the market. And over a three-day period in late October (including Black Monday), the market lost more than 30% of its value.…

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CANCEL YOUR DINNER PLANS: Gold Goes NUTS!

CANCEL YOUR DINNER PLANS: Gold Goes NUTS! This is a critical update from one of the best financial commentators I know, a good friend of ours, Mr. Tom Beck, who runs PortfolioWealthGlobal.com and we’re excited to share this one with you! Never have I seen the managed money – the hedge funds, considered to be the smart money, those that have access to all the data, those that have the resources to research and turn every stone – so FEARFUL of a recession, without there even being one at all. In the…

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Stocks Plunge After Trump Lashes Out at China, Vows to Retaliate “This Afternoon”

Stocks Plunge After Trump Lashes Out at China, Vows to Retaliate “This Afternoon” By Tyler Durden Anyone who was hoping for a quiet end to the week is currently having a panic attack, as first China announced new tariffs on the US, then Powell’s J-Hole speech came and went, and then, as we expected, Trump responded to China’s trade war escalation when in a barrage of 4 tweets he lashed out at Beijing, saying, “We don’t need China and, frankly, would be far better off without them“, and ordered “Our…

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