Justin’s note: In October, Mexico shocked the world by effectively legalizing cannabis. Today, Crisis Investing chief analyst Nick Giambruno shows us why the country could quickly become the world’s largest cannabis market… eclipsing Canada in a big way. Read on to get all the details… and to see why Trump may soon have no choice… Read More
This article was originally published on UPFINA. Heading into the jobless claims report from the week of December 8th, some investors were wondering if the claims were turning higher which would signal the end of this cycle. They had bottomed at 202,000 in September and reached 231,000 in the week of December 1st. That’s not a… Read More
Justin’s note: Paris is in flames. If you don’t know what I’m talking about, turn on the television. You’re bound to see images of burning cars and vandalized property on every news channel. The protestors behind this call themselves the “yellow vests.” They took to the streets to protest a recent petroleum tax. But it’s… Read More
This article was originally published on UPFINA. The Fed is being pushed in the dovish direction by markets as the stock market is falling and the yield curve is flattening. The problem is the latest inflation reports, which we will review in this article, may encourage the Fed to keep hiking rates because core inflation is… Read More
By Justin Spittler, editor, Casey Daily Dispatch Dealmaking is picking up in the most unlikely of places… …the resource market. I say “unlikely” because practically no one’s talking about commodities. There’s a reason for this, of course. • Commodities haven’t done much recently… See for yourself. This chart shows the performance of the CRB Commodity Index,… Read More
Markets so dominated by ETFs have not been truly tested by a post-QE world. The following article was originally published in “What I Learned This Week” on December 6, 2018. To learn more about 13D’s investment research, please visit our website. Speaking at the Lipper conference last month, co-chief executive of HanETF, Hector McNeil, warned the audience… Read More
Justin’s note: It’s been a rough year for cryptos… but Palm Beach Confidential analyst Greg Wilson says a big rally could be right around the corner. As he shows below – just like with the railroad industry in the 1800s – we’re seeing a pattern unfold in cryptocurrencies. And a new narrative is emerging that’s… Read More
By Justin Spittler, editor, Casey Daily Dispatch We haven’t seen the worst yet. U.S. stocks could soon head much lower. That’s the last thing investors want to hear. After all, the S&P 500 is down 9% since September 20. The Nasdaq is down 12% over the same period. And the once high-flying FAANG stocks are… Read More
Justin’s note: Is China taking over Africa? A lot of folks are asking themselves this question, and for good reason. You see, China’s pulling resources out of the ground in Africa at an alarming rate. Not only that, Chinese people are pouring into the continent by the boatload. That said, it’s not all “bad news.”… Read More
By Justin Spittler, editor, Casey Daily Dispatch The Vanguard Group has thrown in the towel on gold. And that has massive implications for the gold market. But not in the way most investors think. As you’re about to see, Vanguard’s decision could be extremely bullish for gold. I’ll tell you why in a second—and why… Read More
Justin’s note: Today, we’re handing the reins to our in-house commodity expert Dave Forest, editor of International Speculator. Dave’s one of the smartest guys I know. He’s a professional geologist with 20 years’ experience in the oil and gas, environmental, and mining sectors—so when he gets excited about an idea, we listen. Recently, Dave returned… Read More
By Justin Spittler, editor, Casey Daily Dispatch Tesla just put the rest of the auto industry on notice. Tesla, as I’m sure you know, is the largest electric vehicle (EV) maker in the U.S. It’s also one of America’s most loved—and hated—stocks. I say this because Tesla’s one of the most innovative companies on the… Read More
Justin’s note: Over the past few months, Doug Casey has been searching high and low for a bona fide crypto advisor worthy of Casey Research subscribers… and he just found him. His name is Marco Wutzer, one of the true pioneers of cryptocurrency… and Casey Research’s newest guru. Marco has been involved with digital currencies… Read More
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This post is brought to you by Finbox.io. Sign up for your completely FREE trial today! For three days in early May, over 40,000 investors and spectators will flock to the city of Omaha Nebraska to attend what many call the “Woodstock for Capitalist.” The annual Berkshire Hathaway Inc (NYSE: BRK.A) Shareholder meeting attracts crowds… Read More
The current situation with the proposed tariffs between China and the US is somewhere in between a trade war and negotiation tactics. We’ll call it a “trade battle” because we don’t know what the end game of this war of words and proposals will lead to. Both sides are dependent on one another; since their… Read More
By Justin Spittler, editor, Casey Daily Dispatch Tesla is running out of time… This shouldn’t surprise regular readers. You see, I’ve been warning about Tesla’s problems for months. In October, I told you how the electric car maker was having major problems with its production line. I also explained why its share price could soon… Read More
In an interview on CNBC on Oct. 11, economist Carl Weinberg told the business network that China is going to compel Saudi Arabia to sell them their oil in the Yuan currency, which will have a serious consequence to the dollar and the Petrodollar system.
Beijing is likely to “compel” Saudi Arabia to sell crude oil in yuan, and others will follow, according to the chief economist and managing director at High Frequency Economics Carl Weinberg. This will hit the US dollar, he says. In an interview with CNBC Weinberg said China has become a key player in the oil market since overtaking the US to become the world's largest importer. Saudi Arabia has “to pay attention to this because even as much as one or two years from now, Chinese demand will dwarf US demand,”Weinberg told the media.
“I believe that yuan pricing of oil is coming and as soon as the Saudis move to accept it — as the Chinese will compel them to do — then the rest of the oil market will move along with them,” he added. A..
“The latest weekly report by Deutsche’s Credit Strategist Dominic Konstam finds something even more troubling: $1 trillion in central bank liquidity YTD – or roughly $250 billion per month – is not enough .. Konstam’s conclusion is that there are two outcomes: either asset prices drops, or central banks will ultimately be forced to inject… Read More
Country Yield Switzerland -0.52 Japan -0.08 Germany -0.08 Netherlands 0.027 Denmark 0.052 Finland 0.057 Austria 0.107 Sweden 0.119 Belgium 0.128 France 0.144 Czech Republic 0.310 Ireland 0.421 Latvia 0.549 Lithuania 0.550 United Kingdom 0.569 Taiwan 0.645 Slovenia 0.744 Spain 0.942 Hong Kong 0.955 Canada 1.025 Norway 1.026 Italy 1.113 South Korea 1.422 United States 1.553… Read More