Market Shorts 5.24.19

Market Shorts 5.24.19

China is preparing for protracted trade war -South China Morning Post “Chinese President Xi Jinping has called for the nation to embark on a new Long March and ‘start all over again’, in the most dramatic sign to date that Beijing has given up hope...
Market Shorts 5.21.19

Market Shorts 5.21.19

Xi Jinping says China is embarking on a ‘new Long March,’ signaling no end to trade war soon Source: CNBC Chinese President Xi Jinping ramped up his rhetoric yet again on the trade war…“We are now embarking on a new Long March, and we must start all over...
Market Shorts 5.17.19

Market Shorts 5.17.19

“What’s Coming Is Going to Be a Mess” Source: Daily Reckoning/Jim Rogers “I see the worst stock market correction of your lifetime coming…These things always start small and nobody notices at first…Who knows what will be the major catalyst? Rising interest...

10 Fundamental Scenarios That Might Support Gold in 2019

As a traditional safe haven asset, gold has always been that reliable fall-back “currency” that investors run to when the economy or monetary system goes awry. After all, gold is still considered money, and money is meant to be sound, not speculative.   But there are...
Market Shorts 5.9.19

Market Shorts 5.9.19

U.S. Deploys Forces to Mideast to Deter Iran Source: Wall Street Journal “The Pentagon is sending a carrier and its accompanying ships as well as what is known as a bomber task force to the region in coming days in response to ‘a number of troubling and...