Daily Archives: July 17, 2013

More “unexpected” bad news from US housing market

This morning brought some disappointing housing data for the bulls who have placed great growth optimism on continued strength in this area. The recent back up in interest rates triggered falling mortgage applications in 9 of the past 10 weeks, … Continue reading

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60 Minutes on Mr Good and the race to save the tortoise

Turtles and tortoises have been roaming the planet for 200 million years, but now many of them are endangered by poachers. Lesley Stahl reports.Here is a direct link.

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More on Musk’s rapid transit system

Elon Musk, the billionaire chairman and chief executive officer Tesla Motors, will release designs next month for a system he has said would be capable of whisking people from Los Angeles to San Francisco via a tube. Here is a … Continue reading

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Chanos on implications of credit market implosion in China

The world’s largest short-seller, James Chanos of Kynikos Associates, weighs in on why he believes investors are “misled by Chinese GDP numbers,” and how he is making money there. Chanos also provides his perspective on the Fed’s asset-buying program, and … Continue reading

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Danielle on the Financial Survival Network

Danielle was a guest today on the Financial Survival Network with Kerry Lutz discussing recent trends in the world economy and markets. You can listen to an audio clip of the segment here. Interviews with Phil Mackesy and Talk Digital … Continue reading

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