Apparently a near decade of money printing and holding interest rates at zero did not work. Now major central banks are pursuing the once unthinkable move of… Read More »Global Economy So Bad Japan Follows Europe, Cuts Interest Rates To Negative
The technology sector has been a laggard lately and it’s being led by Apple. Today Apple’s stock price fell by more than 6%. Overall Apple… Read More »Apple Down Nearly 30% From Peak – China Weakens
By Bloomberg’s Mark Gilbert In October 2008, as the repercussions of the financial crisis were starting to ripple through the global economy, I noticed a press… Read More »The Shipping News Says the World Economy Is Toast
Stock charts are painting a very cloudy view of the financial sector. During a normal healthy economy you would expect the financial sector to perform… Read More »Financial Sector Breaks Support – Another Very Negative Sign
The dollar appears to be hitting resistance here. The trend thus far has been up and there has been talk of the dollar heading to $110-$120.… Read More »US Dollar Hesitates – Did The FED Make a Huge Mistake?
The emerging markets are one good indicator to the state of the global economy, like one canary in a coal mine. They are not performing well… Read More »Emerging Markets – Worse Than The 1998 Asian Financial Crisis