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January 20, 2011 8:55 AM
As the economic malaise in the developed world continues there are increasing signs of overheating in parts of the emerging world.  China's GDP conti ...
January 20, 2011 1:40 AM
By Rohan Clarke, Data Diary Now isn't that is a tagline to make an old media mogul smile – if they were of a mind to do so of course… Consider the ...
January 20, 2011 1:27 AM
As austerity sets in on the periphery of Europe mainly (thanks in large part to the flawed currency system) there are increasing risks that a double d ...
January 19, 2011 5:01 PM
Sorry to double up on you with videos here, but Jeff Gundlach, Founder of DoubleLine Capital was on CNBC earlier today and provided an excellent overv ...
January 19, 2011 4:37 PM
Marc Faber, founder of the Gloom, Boom and Doom report says high inflation in the emerging world is going to put pressure on these economies and cap e ...
January 19, 2011 1:14 PM
Tom Demark, founder of Market Studies LLC is calling for a 10%+ decline in the S&P 500 that should begin within the next two weeks.  DeMark's Seq ...
January 19, 2011 11:58 AM
By Andrew Wilkinson, Senior Market Analyst, Interactive Brokers Once again the dollar is taking a pounding midweek as economists soften their views o ...
January 19, 2011 1:32 AM
I thought these were some pretty good notes from an analyst at First Trust.  It puts the muni bond panic into the proper perspective and helps to res ...
January 19, 2011 1:25 AM
By Surly Trader I have been a bit quiet on the markets over the last few weeks because there is little to talk about.  We are continuously watching ...
January 19, 2011 1:00 AM
By Dirk Van Dijk, Zacks.com This week, the fourth quarter earnings season really starts to get rolling. A total of 128 firms are due to report, inclu ...
January 18, 2011 5:37 PM
It's really not shocking that small investors believe Wall Street is a rigged game.   There is, perhaps, no better example of this than Apple's quar ...
January 18, 2011 3:50 PM
Interesting commentary from Lowry's via Jeff Saut's weekly newsletter: “In summary, just as at the April high, there are currently no indications a ...
January 18, 2011 1:40 PM
As previously discussed, the demographic headwinds in the developed world are challenging to say the least.  The emerging world has far favorable dem ...
January 18, 2011 11:39 AM
Richard Bernstein, Merrill Lynch's former Chief Equity Strategist and founder of Richard Bernstein Advisors says the US equity markets remain in the e ...
January 18, 2011 11:13 AM
The Empire State Manufacturing index showed continued strength this morning as the positive trend in regional manufacturing advances higher. New order ...
January 18, 2011 2:04 AM
By Rohan Clarke, Data Diary The call from the crows nest is that the wet sails are working and the US economy is picking up some speed.  The latest ...
January 18, 2011 1:41 AM
By Surly Trader In a country burdened with a lot of debt and a lot of unemployed citizens, there is going to be a battle to get the “haves” pay m ...
January 18, 2011 1:21 AM
“If you must play, decide upon three things at the start: the rules of the game, the stakes, and the quitting time.”  -Chinese Proverb As a s ...
January 17, 2011 2:26 PM
By John Mauldin, Investors Insight Long-time readers of Outside the Box are familiar with the names Dr. Lacy Hunt and Van Hoisington. They are a regu ...
January 17, 2011 2:20 PM
David Rosenberg isn't buying Meredith Whitney's dire analysis of the municipal bond market in the USA.  He's calling it a “huge long-term buying op ...
January 17, 2011 1:39 PM
According to Merrill Lynch's Sabine Schels, a commodity analyst, the breaking point for the global economy is when the size of the energy sector hits ...
January 17, 2011 12:00 PM
Traders were jittery in the holiday shortened futures equity trading session as the Shanghai Composite took a tumble and news of Apple's Steve Jobs ta ...
January 17, 2011 3:22 AM
Investors in mainland China are clearly expressing concerns over inflation and slowing growth that the USA and much of the rest of the world is comfor ...
January 16, 2011 9:11 PM
I think this pretty much sums up the way a great deal of investors currently feel about the stock market.  Although I can't say that I entirely agree ...
January 16, 2011 12:54 AM
Mohamed El-Erian, Pimco's CEO provides the outlook for 2011 from the bond market gurus: Source: CNBC Post Footer automatically generated by Add Post ...
January 16, 2011 12:45 AM
By John Mauldin Last week, in the first part of my annual forecast, I suggested that 2011 would be better than Muddle Through, with GDP growth in the ...
January 15, 2011 3:08 PM
The Barron's Roundtable for 2011 is out this weekend and it's a must read as always. I've attached the market predictions for 2011, but the entire ar ...
January 15, 2011 2:49 AM
Bloomberg has been running a pretty interesting piece on Chinese companies that use what's called a reverse merger to list in the USA and eventually r ...
January 15, 2011 2:00 AM
By Carl Swenlin at Decision Point It has been a constant theme in the news for some time that state, county, and local governments are under severe ...
January 15, 2011 12:05 AM
By Annaly Capital Management Earnings season is upon us and there will be the usual scrutiny attending each release. At a time like this in the busin ...