Monthly Archives: June 2013

Record leverage prompts dash for cash out of everything else

Rick Santelli looks at how record leverage is driving a ‘grand rotation’ out of all asset classes and into cash. Here is a direct link.

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Student debt crushing next generation of consumers

More than 38 million Americans have student loan debt, totaling nearly $1 trillion–a staggering number that has quadrupled in 10 years and keeps rising. Student loan debt now surpasses credit card and auto loan debt in America, and interest rates … Continue reading

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The more outcomes stay the same

‘QE’ experiments have birthed the latest in a recurring saga of group faith in fairies. After 3 years of intermittent liquidity spikes that had, at least to the end of May, managed to stall the S&P from joining commodities and … Continue reading

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Consumers feeling confident?

            Here is the long term view of consumer confidence trends courtesy of Zerohedge.

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Danielle’s weekly market update

Danielle was a guest today on Talk Digital Network talking about recent developments in the world economy and markets. You can listen to an audio clip of the segment here.

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Slowing growth magnifies social unrest

The eruption of anger from thousands of protesters in Turkey and Brazil this past month are the byproduct of a perfect storm of social and economic factors, Michael Casey reports. Here is a direct video link.

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