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Rational Exuberance?

Here is a ‘surprise’ for you. The number of news stories stating that irrational exuberance is back on the stock markets is growing rapidly. In addition, irrational exuberance was mentioned in Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s latest monthly Global Fund Manager Survey. 940 more words


Texas Shifts Away From The Federal Reserve: State's New Silver Gold Bullion Depository

AUSTIN, Texas (Nov. 15, 2017) – The Texas Bullion Depository took a step closer becoming operational earlier this month when officials announced the location of the new facility. 921 more words


Big Spenders

We have written to this before but another rehash can’t hurt-might help keep some from getting tipped over.

Rock, Paper, Scissors…from Rico

Gold, as an asset, does NOT change.

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Associated Bank Market Outlook: 11/16/17

On November 16th, 2017 Steve Grzanich shares today’s potential market drivers:

  • The Labor Department reported on the number of people who filed for unemployment benefits last week…
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The Opening Bell

My instincts tell me the feds won't go after Bitcoin ... for now

The financial press has been focusing on Bitcoin’s rapid appreciation in value of late. The value of a single Bitcoin eclipsed the $7,000 mark a couple weeks ago. 242 more words


Money Creation

“The inflation process is the increase of the money supply.” L. Carlos Lara

“The actual process of money creation takes place primarily in banks.” -Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago


The Fed’s X factor

A few days ago, Donald Trump settled on the next Fed Chair. His choice as probably America’s most important person for the markets, next to himself of course? 1,266 more words