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Traders Fear Tapering By The Fed…

A Pfennig For Your Thoughts August 19, 2021 * The dollar continues to get bought…  * Why on earth are the metals getting sold like funnel cakes at a State Fair? Good Day… And Tub Thumpin’ Thursday to you! I’m going to leave all the Tub Thumpin’ to you dear readers, for I’m still working though weakness and foggy brain… I want to take a minute here to tell you about a dear reader, Jim M., that sent me a copy of a letter from the Pan Mass Challenge, that supports the Dana-Farber Cancer...

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Market Implosion Inevitable

Suddenly investors are panicked that inflation is taking over.  But what if they’re wrong? Well, that could be a costly mistake if they’re betting their portfolio’s future on it. Because there’s a strong case to be made that we’re now actually entering a period of dis-inflation, one that has a high risk of tipping into outright deflation by next year. Investment manager Mento Pento pulls no punches in arguing why this is indeed the inevitable path we’re now on. In this...

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Political Theater: SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap July 23, 2021

Pop some popcorn. It’s time for some political theater. Congress is gearing up for another debt ceiling fight. In this episode of the Friday Gold Wrap podcast, host Mike Maharey gives you a preview of the next big Washington DC blockbuster production, complete with some debt ceiling history and an explanation as to why we shouldn’t need one. Maharrey also covers retail sales, inflation and the latest movement in the gold market.The SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap podcast combines a succinct...

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Peter Schiff: The Markets Are Afraid of the Wrong Thing

The markets have been jittery lately. The mainstream remains concerned about inflation – more specifically that the Fed is going to tighten monetary policy sooner rather than later to fight rising prices. But in his podcast, Peter Schiff makes the case that the markets are afraid of the wrong thing. They shouldn’t be worried about the Fed fighting inflation. They should be worried that it won’t.There was a big global selloff in stocks earlier this week. The Dow was down nearly 900 points...

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Peter Schiff: Oblivious Financial Media Downplays Inflation

Average Americans are worried about inflation, but the mainstream financial media doesn’t think they should be. Even though inflation is a hot topic, the conversation seems to primarily center around the notion that inflation is overblown. In his podcast, Peter explains why this mainstream media spin downplaying inflation is dead wrong.Everybody is trying to reassure the public, investors that there really is no inflation, that it’s all transitory like the Fed says, and that those of us...

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Peter Schiff: Traders Starting to Realize High Inflation is Bullish for Gold

For months, the markets have responded to inflationary pressures by piling into dollars and selling gold. They’ve taken this counterintuitive approach because they believe the Fed will tighten monetary policy to fight inflation sooner rather than later. But we’re starting to see a shift in sentiment. As Peter Schiff explains in a recent podcast, traders seem to be realizing that inflation might be here to stay, and that is bullish for gold and bearish for the dollar.Last month, we started...

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The Big Pivot? SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap Podcast May 21, 2021

After last week’s hotter than expected CPI data, gold sold off, following a pattern we’ve seen over the last few months. But in the last week, gold has rallied, knocking on the door of $1,900. In fact, there has been a broader pivot in the market that could indicate the mainstream is ready to face the reality of inflation. In this episode of the Friday Gold Wrap, host Mike Maharrey talks about the big pivot. He also discusses some bullish fundamentals in the silver market.The SchiffGold...

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With Everything Up Right Now, Where are the Value Buying Opportunities?

If you’ve ever wondered what trillions of dollars in monetary and fiscal stimulus looks like, it appears you got your answer. Everything is up right now. Stocks are up. Earnings are up. Consumer spending is up. Commodities are up. Food prices are up. Home prices are up. Car prices are up. Cryptos are up. This week marked President Joe Biden’s 100th day in office. Since Inauguration Day, the S&P 500 has increased an impressive 8.6%. Those are the best returns for the start of a...

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SPY Is Nearing Resistance @ $410…

My shorter-term analysis for the markets continues to stay Bullish and suggests the US reflation trade, the strengthening of the US and the global economy, and recovery from the COVID-19 restrictions will likely prompt a moderately strong upside price trend leading into at least mid Q2:2021.  The recent strength of the US Dollar is helping to push capital into the US markets as foreign investors attempt to shift capital away from Emerging Market and currency weakness and the Treasury Yield...

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“This Looks Like The Market Peak”

Stocks, houses, commodities, Bitcoin – the price of nearly everything is up double digits vs last years pre-coronavirus highs.  Have the trillions in stimulus ushered in a new bull market in, well, everything? Or have they helped blow the biggest asset price bubble in history? Macro analyst Wolf Richter suspects the latter. And he doesn’t think we have much time left before it bursts. In an interview with our friend Adam Taggart, Wolf concludes we’re seeing a mania that will...

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