Market Shorts – Next: Trump’s Promise on the Fed?

Source: New York Sun “President Trump’s plan to nominate Stephen Moore to a governorship of the Federal Reserve could come to be seen to be as important as the justices he’s named to the Supreme Court…During the 2016 campaign, though, Mr. Trump...

How to invest when politics goes schizophrenic

Source:  Ponte/WND “For most of America’s history, we have been governed by two political parties of one mind. Both Republicans and Democrats were mostly practical, centrist and pro-capitalist. Even liberals eager to tax business were careful not to...

Fed Faces Crucial Decision on Its Portfolio Mix

Source: Wall Street Journal “Markets have cheered the Federal Reserve’s imminent announcement that it will stop shrinking its asset portfolio later this year, but determining that date is just one challenge facing central-bank...

Why Gold Is Still The Best Basis For Money

Source: Forbes “To understand why gold works, as a standard of monetary value, you have to understand what makes good money. Today’s cryptocurrency enthusiasts are rediscovering what monetary thinkers have always known: that the best money is stable money,...