gold-eagle.com / Stewart Thomson / November 25, 2014
While it hasn’t affected gold significantly, the price of oil has fallen quite dramatically over the past couple of months, and that’s bad news for oil companies. Profit margins are shrinking and layoffs could be coming, if the situation doesn’t improve.
If oil continues to decline, the […]
gold-eagle.com / by Gary Savage / November 23, 2014
After two years of insane money printing designed to rescue its failing economy, Japan has now been rewarded with… another recession.
So what went wrong you ask? The same thing that always goes wrong when a central bank resorts to money printing to rescue an […]
acting-man.com / Bill Bonner / November 21, 2014
Not much market action yesterday. So, let us turn to what is bound to be the funniest… and scariest… story in the financial world.
Once again, our hat is off to the stalwart, intrepid and half-mad Japanese. They are going where no respectable […]
theeconomiccollapseblog.com / By Michael Snyder on November 18th, 2014
Are you waiting for the next major wave of the global economic collapse to strike? Well, you might want to start paying attention again. Three of the ten largest economies on the planet have already fallen into recession, and there are very serious warning signs coming […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 11/18/2014 06:58 -0500
After weeks of relentless flashing red headline barrage whose only purpose was to force snap algo buying of the USDJPY pair time after time after time, Japan is once again out of FX algo danging carrots after moments ago Abe confirmed what everyone had known already: […]
globaleconomicanalysis.blogspot.com / Mike “Mish” Shedlock / November 17, 2014
With two consecutive quarters of contracting Gross Domestic Product, Japan is officially back in recession. GDP shrank 1.6% annualized.
Unadjusted for price changes, the Japanese economy contracted an annualized 3 percent, the Cabinet Office said.
None of this was “expected”. We will explore “why” in a […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 11/17/2014 14:19
The Dow and S&P have shrugged off any belief that yet another Japanese recession will impact the invincible American economy… but Small Caps, Nasdaq, and Trannies are a little more concerned. However, if everything is so awesome in the US, then why are credit and […]
financialsense.com / by SHERAZ MIAN / 11/17/2014
Japan will remain the dominant theme in today’s session; this prompted a big sell-off in Japan that carried into Europe and will have a bearing on our markets today as well. With not much on the economic calendar and the Q3 earnings season slowly moving into the rearview […]
goldcore.com / By Mark O’Byrne / 17 November 2014
David Cameron warned last night that the global economy risked another crash and said in an article that ‘red warning lights’ were ‘flashing on the dashboard of the global economy’ and the eurozone was ‘teetering on the brink’ of another recession.
The warning came at […]
caseyresearch.com / Chuck Butler / November 17, 2014
In This Issue.
* U.S. Retail Sales disappoint, reversing dollar trade. * Sydney Australia is named a renminbi hub! * WGC says India is #1 Gold Consumer again. * U.S. Data Cupboard returns this week!
And Now. Today’s A Pfennig For Your Thoughts.
Surprise! (NOT!) Japan […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 11/17/2014 06:52 -0500
Perhaps the biggest shock following last night’s completely expected and very predictable (previewed here over a month ago) Japanese slide into triple- (actually make that quadruple) dip recession, is that it took the BTFTripleDip recession algos as long as they did to recover most of […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 11/16/2014 20:50
UPDATE: The crazy-talk is out already…
AMARI: ABENOMICS HASN’T FAILED SUGA: INVENTORIES, WEATHER, CONSUMER MINDSET CAUSED GDP FALL
The Nikkei 225 has now dropped 600 points from the post-GDP highs and is back below 17,000
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 11/16/2014 19:07
Japanese GDP fell for the 2nd quarter in a row making it official – as we warned a month ago – that Japan has entered a triple-dip recession. Againstr hope-strewn expectations that the rebound from a sales-tax-driven slump would create a magical 2.2% (annualized) expansion, Japanese […]
zerohedge.com / by Stephen Lewis of admisi / 11/12/2014 18:06
The 1937 Recession
The US Federal Reserve terminated its latest programme of bond purchases at the end of last month. Though Fed officials have been at pains to point out that this did not represent a tightening in monetary policy, but at most a […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 11/11/2014 15:10
While Richard Koo is an employee of Nomura, or a bank which is among those who stand to benefit the most from the BOJ’s doomed Banzainomics experiment, he has less than kind words to say about this latest and greatest demonstration of sheer desperation by Japan’s Prime […]
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theautomaticearth.com / by Raúl Ilargi Meijer / November 10, 2014
The folks at Bloomberg put this piece up today with the intriguing title‘Predictors of ’29 Crash See 65% Chance of 2015 Recession’, and I thought: wait a minute, that’s what people, lots […]
wolfstreet.com / by Wolf Richter / November 10, 2014
The undisputed growth industry that has done so well since the very beginning of the Financial Crisis, and in fact since 2001, after having plateaued or even declined for years before then, is involuntary part-time employment. Now it turns out, according to a study by […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 11/10/2014 08:13 -0500
We have extensively covered the economic devastation that currently plagues the largest and most important age cohort in the US: adults under 35, also known as Millennials. For a refresher see Millennials Devastated As American Dream Becomes Nightmare For Most, On Crushing Student Loans, Worthless College […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 11/04/2014 11:22
If today’s European Commission slashing of Euro GDP forecasts did not leave a warm and fuzzy feeling in Europeans that the greatest depression ever is proceeding just as planned, if not quite as “forecast” as the following chart shows, confirming yet again that when it comes to […]
mises.ca / by Xiaolin Zhong / November 3rd, 2014
Dear Chairwoman Yellen,
This is an open letter urging you to stop money printing immediately. It has created worse economic inequality and tremendously hindered the economic recovery from the longest recession in history.
You have said that you are extremely concerned about economic inequality. Yet, […]