Now imagine a million other investorsand you’ll start to get the idea.
gonzalolira.blogspot.com / Gonzalo Lira / TUESDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2013
People buying assets—stocks, bonds, commodities, real estate—are ignoring the assets’ returns-on-investment, and instead pinning their hopes that what they buy today will go up in price tomorrow.
This isn’t “investing”—it’s speculating.
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 12/09/2013 12:55 -0500
The quarterly Flow of Funds report by the Fed has been released and the latest household net worth numbers are out. While not nearly quite as dramatic as last quarter’s wholesale dataset revision, which saw all of America suddenly worth $3 trillion more primarily due [...]
doctorhousingbubble.com / Dr. Housing Bubble / December 8, 2013
I seem to hear a familiar story among baby boomers with college-age kids. “When I went to college, I was able to find a good job with mediocre grades and have a middle class lifestyle with one income.” Their fears are that their kids will [...]
libertyblitzkrieg.com / By Michael Krieger / December 6, 2013
I’ve always wondered what would happen once private equity players decided enough was enough and foreign oligarchs finished their real estate money laundering transactions. Well, we might be about to find out.
According to RealtyTrac, foreclosures for homes worth $5 million or more [...]
armstrongeconomics.com / By Martin Armstrong / November 23, 2013
Many thanks for your fantastic website and daily insights to how the world really works. You are very good at making the muddy waters of economics crystal clear.
In the downturn after 2015 will Asia slow as much as the west?
libertyblitzkrieg.com / By Michael Krieger / November 13, 2013
Of all the screwed up, misallocated parts of the U.S. economy, the housing market continues to be one of the biggest potential train wrecks. While the extent of the insanity in residential real estate should be clear following the article I published yesterday, [...]
libertyblitzkrieg.com / By Michael Krieger / November 9, 2013
Understandably, pretty much all of the focus on Bitcoin as of late has been on price appreciation considering the extraordinary move it has undergone. Specifically, it has quadrupled in value from the post Silk Road shutdown lows a little over a [...]
investmentcontrarians.com / By George Leong / Nov 7, 2013
Over the past year, I have heard a lot about how the Chinese real estate market was in a bubble and ready to collapse, similar to the state of the U.S. real estate market in 2008.
Anti-Chinese real estate pundits were saying to sell. “Chinese companies [...]
goldsilverworlds.com / November 4, 2013
Interviewed by FutureMoneyTrends (click for the free newsletter service), Jay Taylor covers several topics related to the gold market. He reiterates the benefits of owning gold in a paper based money system, he gives an interesting view on “gold manipulation,” he explains the sentiment of gold investors, and gives his [...]