globaleconomicanalysis.blogspot.com / Mike “Mish” Shedlock / Monday, March 02, 2015 8:54 PM
In an Bloomberg Television interview Bill Gross of Janus Capital spoke with Bloomberg Television’s Trish Regan about the outlook for Federal Reserve policy, the U.S. economy and his objectives at Janus Capital.
“Not even thin gruel is being offered to […]
theburningplatform.com / By Jim Quinn / 1st March 2015
In Part One of this three part article I laid out the groundwork of how the Federal Reserve is responsible for the excessive level of debt in our society and how it has warped the thinking of the American people, while creating a tremendous level […]
tfmetalsreport.com / By Turd Ferguson / March 2, 2015 at 9:27 am
Two weeks ago, Jim Quinn wrote a definitive, four-part series on “The Fourth Turning” and the works of Strauss and Howe. Jim is back this week with a comprehensive, three-part expose on the looming, continued debt crisis and how this unsustainable system […]
wallstreetonparade.com / By Pam Martens and Russ Martens: March 2, 2015
Fed Chair Janet Yellen Testifying on February 25, 2015 Before the House Financial Services Committee
Fed Chairman Janet Yellen fielded questions last Wednesday before a combative House Financial Services Committee. Tempers flared, fingers stabbed the air, arms waved wildly as House reps […]
news.goldseek.com / By Frank Holmes / 2 March 2015
Gold rebounded from the lowest level in seven weeks following Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen’s comments signaling that an interest rate increase isn’t imminent. Analysts are now coalescing around September for an initial rate hike. Gold climbed to the highest in a week after […]
shtfplan.com / Mac Slavo / February 26th, 2015
The Fed has no mandate outside the 50 states, but it unofficially determines foreign debt and currency markets across the globe in a big way anyway.
Now, chairwoman Janet Yellen has testified before Congress that the Federal Reserve is looking to increase interest rates, on the […]
wallstreetonparade.com / By Pam Martens and Russ Martens: February 26, 2015
Congressman Jeb Hensarling, Chair of the House Financial Services Committee
The Republicans are making good on their campaign pledge to turn up the heat on the Federal Reserve. Sparks flew in the House Financial Services Committee hearing room yesterday as Fed Chair Janet […]
zentrader.ca / February 25, 2015
The December jobs report marked yet another turning point for the US economy with the unemployment rate falling to 5.6%. The 0.2% drop saw the number of unemployed people dropping to 8.7 million – a decline of 383,000. During the course of 2014, the number of unemployed people declined […]
truthingold.com / Dave in Denver / February 26, 2015 at 12:35
If recent reports that Apple plans to sell one million gold Edition units a month are true, Apple Watch could wreak havoc on gold prices and do who knows what to the global economy.
Some math on Apple Watch and estimates that if […]
teapartyeconomist.com / by Gary North / February 25, 2015
The Federal Reserve System cannot raise rates. It only pretends that it can.
It cannot raise short-term T-bill rates. It has no power over T-bill rates.
It can raise the Federal Funds rate: the rate at which commercial banks lend overnight money to other commercial […]
news.goldseek.com / By Chintan Karnani, Insignia Consultants / 25 February 2015
The Federal Reserve chairwoman Yellen in her testimony did not give any specific time for an interest rate hike. Like previous editions she says that interest rates will be raised soon. US economic data releases have been good so far this year. Next week’s […]
wallstreetexaminer.com / by Anthony B. Sanders, Courtesy of Confounded Interest • February 24, 2015
(Bloomberg) — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen sought to prepare investors for a change in the Fed’s pledge to be “patient” on raising interest rates, saying it would provide flexibility to tighten when conditions are ripe.
A shift in guidance […]
endoftheamericandream.com / By Michael Snyder on February 24th, 2015
Janet Yellen is very alarmed that some members of Congress want to conduct a comprehensive audit of the Federal Reserve for the first time since it was created. If the Fed is doing everything correctly, why should Yellen be alarmed? What does she have to hide? […]
marctomarket.com / by Marc Chandler / Feb 23, 2015
Testimony by Federal Reserve Chair Yellen is one of this week’s few highlights. Yellen’s testimony is not about articulating a new policy, but explaining the existing policy to US Congress, and to some extent, the American people.
The key point is that monetary policy is […]
blog.milesfranklin.com / Andrew Hoffman / February 24th, 2015
It’s Monday evening, following yet another day of across-the-board “horrible headlines”; no matter what nation, continent, or hemisphere one considers. That said, today’s “top story” is that Greece – what a shock – didn’t complete its “reforms list” today as planned; putting it off until tomorrow – […]
marctomarket.com / by Marc Chandler / February 24, 2015
Amid relatively light news, the US dollar is bid. The euro is back to the lower end of its range, straddling the $1.1300 area. The dollar is at eight-day bests against the yen near JPY119.50. Falling commodity prices, a soft New Zealand inflation expectations survey, […]
charleshughsmith.blogspot.com / CHARLES HUGH SMITH / MONDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2015
The point I’m making with the $10 trillion stone coin is that if money is a social contrivance, then it should be distributed to those creating goods and services.
You’ve probably heard of the $1 trillion platinum coin proposal: the basic idea is the U.S. […]
wallstreetexaminer.com / by Anthony B. Sanders, Courtesy of Confounded Interest • February 22, 2015
Federal Reserve Chair Janet “The Shadow” Yellen is confronting economists’ ignorance regarding the economy and when The Fed will raise rates. Or the famous tagline from the 1930s radio program “Who knows what evil lurks in the hearts of men?” […]
news.goldseek.com / By Chintan Karnani, Insignia Consultants / 23 February 2015
The direction of gold and silver will be dependent on the ability to trade over $1190 and $1560 till the end of March. Interest rate sensitive factors due to the Federal Reserve chairman’s testimony and US economic data releases will have an impact only […]