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Economy ArchivesWarning Signs Are There for Italy - 2010-11-29
The good news is that Italy is not like Greece or Ireland...
China and Russia Quit the US Dollar - 2010-11-24
At a meeting between Beijing and Moscow, Russia and China announced that they will no longer use the dollar for trade between countries, and that wasn't the end of it.
Hypocrite Barney Franks Gets Even more Hypocritical - 2010-11-24
"Anyone with a heart condition is advised against reading/watching this post"
For Europe's Future, Spain Is All That Matters... - 2010-11-24
Last Spring it was Greece that was in crisis mode -- then last week, it was Ireland -- and coming up next is Portugal... but all of those pale in comparison.
A Maligned state is actually saving the rest of us - 2010-11-24
"I think they're going to default... I think eventually the debt will have to be haircut. I don't think the Republican Congress is going to sign on for a bailout.."
A Dangerous Bubble Is Emerging In China - 2010-11-24
"At some point, sanity and hardcore analysis need to prevail"
Black Friday's Dirty Little Secrets - 2010-11-24
There's a good chance you won't score that doorbuster deal you've set your heart on...
Ireland Rating Cut Two Steps by S&P as 'Barbarians' Gather - 2010-11-24
And it may be cut again as the government prepares to unveil a four-year deficit-cutting plan...
Housing Doom: Housing Inventory Enormous - Both Seen And Unseen - 2010-11-23
More and more Americans are simply packing up, and abandoning there homes, adding to the number their are essentially on the market. Why there's a lot more homes out there than people think.
Jim Rogers: "Ireland Should Go Bankrupt" - 2010-11-23
"There is no reason why taxpayers around Europe or in Ireland should pay for other people's mistakes."
Washington is making the housing crisis even worse - 2010-11-23
How the government and special interests are working against you, to raise the price of housing and bury the consumer in debt.
Designer turkeys are flying off the shelves - 2010-11-23
Thanksgiving is around the corner, and oddly enough, there is a quickly increasing market for triple digit turkey prices. So much for the dying out of American consumers.
North Korea Attacks the South: How Will China React? - 2010-11-23
"There’s nothing good in this fight for China --- North Korea is insane."
Why the housing bulls are wrong - 2010-11-23
Four reasons why housing is still not a good investment.
Bernanke Admits QE2 May Fail, Requests Fiscal Stimulus Now - 2010-11-23
It was discovered that Bernanke's monetary policy may not assure economic recovery -- what critics have been carping about or weeks now.
Irish PM Dissolves Government; Greece May "Shut Down" - 2010-11-23
There are numerous stories out of Europe that continue to raise the level of concern. A look into the issues, and predictions on what should be undertaken to avert disaster.
Another sign that US economy is improving - 2010-11-22
Retail analyst John Morris says that if we see brisk sales of the "Miraculous" bras at Victoria's Secret, it could be a good indicator of two important economic trends.
This Could be the Biggest Investment of 2011 - 2010-11-22
China’s economic growth will continue to be robust and so will its need for the world’s natural resources. With QE2 on the way, here are the stocks to be bullish about.
Think you've read the worst about foreclosures? Read this. - 2010-11-22
The outright and pervasive fraud that highlighted the mortgage crisis debacle, is all too apparent in continuing foreclosures. This story out of Florida, shows how deep the scam runs.
Alan Greenspan, Animal House and the Scandal That Never Ends - 2010-11-22
"The evidence suggests that the scandal is more than a few procedural snafus"
FBI Raids Two Hedge Funds - 2010-11-22
Two hedge fund corporations are raided by the FBI, as the cases against major widespread insider trading continue to pile up.
EU ministers agree to Ireland bailout - 2010-11-22
"Irish banks will become significantly smaller than they were in the past"
U.S. in Vast Insider Trading Probe - 2010-11-22
Federal authorities are preparing insider-trading charges that could ensnare consultants, investment bankers, hedge-fund and mutual-fund traders, and analysts across the nation...
Buffett: Americans Should be Paying a Lot more in Taxes - 2010-11-22
Bush-era tax cuts should be allowed to expire at the end of December
It's Official: Bernanke Really Has Lost his Mind - 2010-11-19
"If Bernanke was trying to spook the markets, provoke China, cause a currency war, and get Congress to launch an extremely foolish set of tariffs, he would have been hard pressed to deliver a more powerful speech."