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Building for a future of American renting serfs: Private housing starts for structures with at least 5 units hits a post recession high. More than 11 million Americans spend more than 50 percent of income on rent

doctorhousingbubble.com / Dr. Housing Bubble / August 24th, 2014

There was much celebration regarding the jump in private housing starts. However, once you begin to look beyond the headlines you realize that the big jump came largely because of multi-family starts. In other words, building more rentals in the form of apartments for [...]

Deflation Fallacies

blog.milesfranklin.com / By Andrew Hoffman / August 20th, 2014

As the financial world nears the end of its six-year trek across the Sahara Desert of money printing, market manipulation and propaganda, en route to the same result of all such journeys, when undertaken without water – new “false memes” appear to emerge [...]

What’s Your Exit?

gold-eagle.com / By Axel Merk / August 20, 2014

Are you prepared for an “exit”? If the Fed pursues an “exit” from ultra low interest rate policy, are you prepared for an exit from the stock market should things turn South? We discuss how investors prepare, noting the most common mistakes investors make along the [...]

France’s Housing Construction “Recovery” From Hell

wolfstreet.com / by Wolf Richter / August 15, 2014

A lot of things are doing just fine in France, but the economy isn’t one of them. It’s burdened by a public sector that never ceases to bloat. In 2013, government spending, despite any overt efforts to limit it, grew to 57.1% of GDP, a [...]

How Bond Market Liquidity Evaporated Following The Ukraine News

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 08/15/2014 12:16

It is no secret that bond market liquidity is horrendous: this is a topic we have been discussing since early 2013, and which gained major prominence most recently when Denmark’s biggest pension fund, ATP, said “the burden of regulatory restrictions designed to rein in risky trades [...]

Small Investors Just Proved Why Fed’s ‘Wealth Effect’ Is Bogus

wolfstreet.com / by Wolf Richter / August 12, 2014

The American public is astute about a lot of things, but the stock market – despite all the hoopla in the media and even on NPR – apparently isn’t one of them. That’s what the Wells Fargo/Gallup Investor and Retirement Optimism Index survey found.

And [...]

The Savings and Loan Debacle: Twenty-Five Years Later

mises.org / by Dale Steinreich / Monday, August 11, 2014

August 9, 2014 marks twenty-five years since the signing into law of the US savings and loan (S&L) industry bailout, the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery, and Enforcement Act (FIRREA) of 1989. After FIRREA was signed into law by President George H.W. Bush, the [...]

The seven drivers of the gold price

truthingold.com / Dave in Denver / August 6, 2014 at 11:33

Ben Bernanke, the former chairman of America’s Federal Reserve, famously told Congress that no one really understood gold.

NM Rothschild, the Victorian banking and bullion magnate, said the same, if more wittily. “I know of only two men who really understand the value [...]

Argentina – the Economic Backdrop to the Default

acting-man.com / Pater Tenebrarum / August 4, 2014

The Default is a Minor Problem – Argentina’s Real Problem is Something Else Entirely

By now it is well known that Argentina has been declared in default by the major credit rating agencies. This has happened in spite of the Argentine government actually depositing the [...]

The Best And Worst Performing Assets In July And YTD

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 08/01/2014 07:59 -0400

Up until the last day of July, everything was going great: stocks were solidly up for the month, the DJIA was on the verge of 17,000, and the wealth effect was flourishing, if not the economy. Then yesterday happened, and everything changed: not only [...]

The Shocking Reason Putin Isn’t Worried About The $50 Billion Yukos Ruling

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 07/28/2014 23:51 -0400

Having $50 billion of assets under potential seizure is enough to make anyone whince. However, despite a quickly worded statement on the Yukos award, Vladimir Putin seems less than anxious to find a resolution. We think we know why, and it’s very concerning.

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Russian Boomerang Hits UK, Oligarchs Shift Assets From London

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 07/24/2014 08:18 -0400

We warned 4 months ago that the UK especially should be fearful of sanctioning Russia and biting the hand that feeds its real estate recovery. However, it appears Cameron’s ire has got the better of him, as The Telegraph reports, allies of Vladimir [...]

Unloved Treasuries

acting-man.com / Pater Tenebrarum / July 18, 2014

Bond Yields Can Only Go Higher, Right?

There is a big warning sign out there that is widely ignored, so we thought we will briefly comment on it. Treasury note yields have trended lower since the beginning of the year – against widespread expectations that [...]

Silver Up 10.3% YTD – Outperformance To Continue

goldcore.com / By Mark O’Byrne / 11 July 2014

Silver Up 10.3% YTD – Should Continue To Outperform Gold And Other Assets Silver has been one of the top performing markets in recent months. Silver has risen to $21.41/oz and is up more than 10.3% year to date.

It is important to remember that silver [...]

Easy Housing Stimulus Plan

acting-man.com / Ramsey Su / July 10, 2014

A Brilliant Plan That Won’t Work

I have been rightfully accused of being negative on housing and never offering any solutions. In this rant, I offer a very simple stimulus plan. I will explain why this plan is brilliant, but will also explain [...]

Undisputable Bubble Insanity: No Revenue, No Assets Company Up Over $1 Billion (+110%) Today On 57K Shares Traded

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 07/09/2014 22:31 -0400

Update 2: CYNK closed up 150%, at an all time high of $14.70, a market cap well over $4 billion. Clearly there is much untapped upside left for the company with no assets or revenues.

Update: Stock is now $14/share, implying a [...]

Gold So Far Still Looking Good

globaleconomicanalysis.blogspot.com / Mike “Mish” Shedlock / Monday, June 30, 2014 12:48 AM

Periodically I receive questions on gold ownership. How much should one own, and where?

Let’s start with the first question:

How Much Gold Should Someone Own?

There is no fixed answer, but rather a general methodology that I like:

Do [...]

Gold interest in Japan at record

truthingold.com / Dave in Denver / June 9, 2014 at 09:12

Holdings of Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corp.’s exchange-traded gold fund rose to a record as falling bullion prices attracted investors in Japan.

Assets in the ETF, the biggest among five such products in the country, increased by 197 [...]

The Best And Worst Performing Assets In May

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 06/02/2014 08:06 -0400

If April was supposed to be the best month of the year only to leave everyone scarred, bruised and battered, another confirmation that in the Fed’s New Normal all the folksy old aphorisms no longer work came with the last trading day in May [...]

Gold Vulnerable To Manipulative Sell Off In June – Bargain Hunters Delight

goldcore.com / By Mark O’Byrne / 30 May 2014

It is worth considering seasonal trends and June is traditionally one of the weakest months for gold (see heatmap). Gold’s 5 year and 10 year average performance in June is negative.

Gold Seasonality Chart – Heatmap (Bloomberg)

It is also worth considering last year’s [...]

Best And Worst Performing Assets In April And 2014

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 05/01/2014 08:07 -0400

As we noted on the last day of March, April was supposed to be the best month for stocks, with an average return since 1950 of over 2%. It wasn’t.

In fact it barely managed to eek out a positive return, treading [...]

Russian Relief Rally As US Sanctions List “Better Than Expected”

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 04/28/2014 09:27 -0400

While Jay Carney and the White House continue to press their “sell” recommendation on Russian assets, it appears the market is buying the news (after selling the rumor). Russian stocks are ripping higher on “better than expected” sanctions and the Ruble is strengthening notably… [...]

Depositor In Failed Russian Bank Loses It, Takes Hostages, Demands $700,000 Ransom

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 04/21/2014 06:47 -0400

Earlier today, the Central Bank of Russia announced that starting April 21, it would revoke the license of Moscow’s Bank Zapadny. According to reports, “the bank had cooked its books and failed to comply with regulations on the amount of assets a financial organization [...]

Bail-Ins & Real Assets vs Liability-Based Assets

danielamerman.com / by Daniel R. Amerman

Bail-ins are a new way of “rescuing” banks and other financial organizations that have been sweeping around the world, even as they rewrite the rules for investors and depositors.

Bail-ins have already occurred in Cyprus with their banking system, as well as with the retirement system in Poland. The [...]

London Probe Could Scare Off Investors

truthingold.com / truthing / April 8, 2014 at 07:12

Investigations into the London Gold Fix could scare institutional investors away from the metal, according the head of one of the world’s largest investors in gold and precious metals mining shares.

“We as money managers in the space have been hurt more not by the [...]

Jeremy Grantham 1999, Jeremy Grantham Today: “Over Next Seven Years, Market Will have Negative Returns”

globaleconomicanalysis.blogspot.com / Mike “Mish” Shedlock / Tuesday, March 25, 2014 1:49 AM

It is extremely difficult to sit out a party. Do so and you lose both clients and assets. Invest in unloved and undervalued assets and you do even worse.

But what is the alternative? Get drunk like everyone else?

I have to [...]

Who Is And Isn’t Saving For Retirement

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 03/24/2014 22:11 -0400

In the land of the free and the home of the entitled, the sad (but true) nature of income inequality’s inexorable rise in the past few years has a somewhat more startling impact on the future. With work being punished for the marginal employee and the [...]

China Faces “Minsky Moment” on Ponzi Financing

globaleconomicanalysis.blogspot.com / Mike “Mish” Shedlock / Friday, March 21, 2014 4:05 AM

Inquiring minds are tuning into a report on the Ponzi finance setup in China. Most assume China can grow at 7% a year, a notion that I have challenged on many occasions. Morgan Stanley agrees.

Please consider Morgan Stanley: China’s Minsky Moment [...]

New Executive Order: “Obama Has Just Given Himself the Authority to Seize Your Assets”

shtfplan.com / Mac Slavo / March 19th, 2014

On Monday the U.S. government took steps to seize the US-based assets of Russian lawmakers and anyone else that the US government deemed complicit in supporting the Crimean secession movement.

We’ve seen the U.S. government do this in countless cases surrounding drug andfinancial crimes, and sometimes even [...]

FATCA COMETH… AND THEREFORE SO DOES CRISIS CONFERENCE II

dollarvigilante.com / Jeff Berwick / March 19th, 2014

Are you aware of the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)? If you aren’t and you are an American with assets outside of the country or have future plans to do so you should be very aware of it!

FATCA is a typical omnibus [...]