What To Make Of Gold’s Peculiar Surge Above $1600

What To Make Of Gold’s Peculiar Surge Above $1600

Gold is enjoying an awesome week, surging back above $1600 for the first time in nearly 7 years!  That big round psychologically-heavy level is really catching traders’ attention, great improving sentiment.  Yet this recent gold surge has proven peculiar.  Unlike...
“In 2020, I Smell A Rat”

“In 2020, I Smell A Rat”

There have probably never been as many characteristics of a top as we are experiencing today… It is clear that it would have been a very hard sell a year ago that every single risk-on asset class from equities, to corporate bonds, to commodities would end up...
Coronavirus: Economy Killer or Planned Event? (RTD Live Talk)

Coronavirus: Economy Killer or Planned Event? (RTD Live Talk)

Should you be worried about the coronavirus? The coronavirus is the next black swan that was strategically planned as the global economy corrodes. Our economy is extremely fragile and it wouldn’t take much for it to collapse if the coronavirus gets out of hand....
Debate Is Over: “Not QE” Is Officially QE 4

Debate Is Over: “Not QE” Is Officially QE 4

While Neel Kashkari may be theatrically appealing to the intellect of “QE conspiracists” – which as of today in addition to Robert Kaplan, Larry Kudlow and James Gorman also includes as per the chart below Bank of America, in addition...
A Fearful Fed Keeps Pouring Money into the Repo Market

A Fearful Fed Keeps Pouring Money into the Repo Market

The Fed announced on Thursday it is adding another $83 billion in “in temporary liquidity to financial markets.” And, in a development that will surprise no cynic anywhere, the Fed also noted that it “may keep adding temporary money to markets for longer...