Tag Archives: markets

  • Blog

    We’re In Uncharted Territory

    Financial crisis expert Bethany McLean warns of today's precarious level of risk
    by Adam Taggart

    Friday, April 9, 2021, 9:57 AM

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    Investigative journalist Bethany McLean is an expert on crisis.

    She has written New York Times best-selling books on the collapse of Enron (The Smartest Guys In The Room) as well as the mortgage industry and Wall Street abuses that led to the 2008 Great Financial Crisis (All The Devils Are Here and Shaky Ground).

    So when she says she’s deeply worried about today’s macro environment, we’d better take notice.

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  • Blog

    “This Looks Like The Market Peak”

    So declares macro analyst Wolf Richter
    by Adam Taggart

    Friday, April 2, 2021, 12:07 PM

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    Stocks, houses, commodities, Bitcoin – the price of nearly everything is up double digits vs last years pre-coronavirus highs.

    Have the trillions in stimulus ushered in a new bull market in, well, everything? Or have they helped blow the biggest asset price bubble in history?

    Macro analyst Wolf Richter suspects the latter. And he doesn’t think we have much time left before it bursts.

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  • Blog

    Are We Staring At A Coming Systemic Breakdown & The End Of Capitalism?

    Michael Every of Rabobank is concerned we are
    by Adam Taggart

    Friday, March 19, 2021, 11:16 AM

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    For any problems they face, governments all over the world are now conditioned to simply deficit spend or issue new $trillions in ‘thin air’ currency.

    So how in danger are we of that recklessness leading to a breakdown of the entire system?

    Respected financial analyst Michael Every suspects we’re closer than most realize.

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  • Podcast

    Inflation Or Deflation? Here’s How It Will All End

    Market researcher Luke Gromen is confident he has the answer
    by Adam Taggart

    Friday, March 5, 2021, 9:29 AM

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    Highly-respected market researcher Luke Gromen concludes that we’re living in a unique period of history given that we currently facing three massive threats:

    • the first bursting global sovereign debt bubble in over 100 years
    • the first time in 50+ years that foreign central banks are no longer financing the US economy (i.e., they have stopped growing their holdings of US Treasurys)
    • the US’ long-standing “petrodollar” advantage is eroding as other countries increasingly strike deals to trade key commodities in non-USD currencies

    As these challenges mount, how will they resolve?

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  • Blog

    Most Overvalued Stock Market Ever??

    Economic analyst Stephanie Pomboy warns correction risk is unacceptably high
    by Adam Taggart

    Friday, February 19, 2021, 9:07 AM

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    Highly-respected economic analyst Stephanie Pomboy of MacroMavens.com notes that the discrepancy between today’s record financial asset prices and the underlying economy they’re supposed to reflect are the farthest off she’s ever seen in her entire career.

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  • Blog

    A Market Crash AND High Inflation?

    Financial researcher Jesse Felder warns of twin dangers ahead
    by Adam Taggart

    Friday, February 12, 2021, 10:19 AM

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    Imagine for a moment that the price of all your investments — your stocks, your retirement portfolio, your house — suddenly drop in half this year. Now imagine that on top of that inflation suddenly picks up, making your cost of living skyrocket.

    That would be pretty awful, right?

    Well, this might not be just some theoretical thought exercise.

    Highly respected financial researcher Jesse Felder warns us that these twin dangers of a market crash and higher inflation actually could indeed happen in the near future.

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  • Blog

    STOCK WARS! The People Rise Up Against Wall Street

    Reddit turns the tables on the big hedge funds
    by Adam Taggart

    Friday, January 29, 2021, 9:23 AM

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    An epic David-vs-Goliath battle has erupted on Wall Street.

    And it may just change the future of investing, helping to tilt the playing field away from the huge unfair advantage the banking cartel has enjoyed for decades.

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  • Blog

    How Real Estate Investing Protects Against Inflation

    Its income streams rise with inflation while the underlying mortgage doesn't
    by Adam Taggart

    Friday, January 22, 2021, 9:24 AM

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    Inflation concerns are mounting from the nearly $20 trillion in monetary and fiscal stimulus released across the world just in 2020.

    This is changing the rules of investing – and most folks with traditional portfolios are going be caught completely unaware by this, warns real estate expert, Victor Menasce.

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  • Blog

    Will An Oil Price Spike Be The Next Blow To The Economy?

    Art Berman predicts a 30% price increase in 2021
    by Adam Taggart

    Friday, January 15, 2021, 9:23 AM

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    Like it or not, our modern way of life remains extremely dependent on oil. And even using the rosiest of forecasts, that’s not going to change anytime soon.

    Which is why petroleum geologist Art Berman’s prediction of a 30% spike in oil prices later this year is so worrisome.

    If it indeed occurs, it will be another painful gut-shot to a global economy still struggling to recover from the damage inflicted by the pandemic.

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  • Blog

    A Stock Market Crash Of 65-80% This Year?

    Analyst David Hunter predicts the current melt-up will soon end violently
    by Adam Taggart

    Friday, January 8, 2021, 11:38 AM

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    A year ago, macro strategist David Hunter predicted a massive melt-up in financial assets, to be followed by an equally tremendous market crash.

    So, having correctly called the current melt-up, will Hunter’s prediction of a 65-80% crash in prices this year also come true?

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