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Marc Faber: The Global Economy Is Entering An Epic Slump

Losses are going to get ugly, fast
Sunday, August 23, 2015, 6:32 PM

Famed investor and author of the Gloom, Doom, Boom Report, Marc Faber, returns to the podcast this week to discuss the slowdown in the global economy, signs of which he claims are multiplying fast all around the world.

He predicts the next year is going to be an especially bruising one for investors, and recommends a combination of diversification and defense for those with financial capital to protect. » Read more

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The Turn May Be At Hand

Possibly within the next 2 months
Tuesday, November 4, 2014, 12:35 AM

What this world desperately needs is a long term plan to deal with its shrinking net-energy-per-capita ratio. This metric will someday turn into a complete sinking negative that will, in turn, utterly ruin all of our capital markets. » Read more

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Four Signs That We're Back in Dangerous Bubble Territory

Stocks, bonds – everything – at risk
Tuesday, May 21, 2013, 7:09 PM

As the global equity and bond markets grind ever higher, abundant signs exist that we are once again living through an asset bubble or rather a whole series of bubbles in a variety of markets. This makes this period quite interesting, but also quite dangerous.

With equity and bond markets at or near all-time record highs, with all financial assets consistently shrugging off bad or worse news as the riskiest of assets continue to find consistent upward bids, we find ourselves in familiar and bubbly territory. » Read more