Archive for August 2008

Real Income, Sell In September, Solar Energy, I.O.U.S.A. and More!

by Addison Wiggin & Ian Mathias You might make more money, but are you richer? Today’s definitive answer Sell in September? History shows you might be in the red next month Market led higher by an unlikely cast of characters… Read More

Investing in Wind Power, Time to Buy China?, American Wages, P Diddy, and More!

by Addison Wiggin & Ian Mathias U.S. data deliver upside surprise… what measures are moving markets today Chinese stock market plunging into abyss… time to buy? Study shows since 2000, you’ve been working more, getting paid less One very “vocal”… Read More

Consumer Debt, FDIC’s Problem List, Camels, Gustavs, Vipers and More!

by Addison Wiggin & Ian Mathias U.S. household debt soars… now exceeds total American GDP FDIC drops a bomb… at least 117 U.S. banks in danger of insolvency Singapore SWF profits double despite rocky market… its favorite investment for next… Read More

Housing Stats Plunge, Investing In Metals, ETF Debut, Dollar Rebounds, and More!

by Addison Wiggin & Ian Mathias Housing stats sink to new lows… important data details the mainstream’s been missing Dollar resumes rebound… Middle Eastern nation affirms dollar peg Industrial metals getting slammed… Chris Mayer on buying dips in the mining… Read More

Future Battlegrounds, World’s Best Bank, Bernanke Speaks, I.O.U.S.A. Update, and More!

by Addison Wiggin & Ian Mathias Bernanke — and economists everywhere — still fear looming financial crisis. Fannie and Freddie suffer a triple dose of bad news The newly crowned most profitable banks in the world, both in the world’s… Read More

Commercial Real Estate, Buying Financials, China’s “Catastrophic” Concern, No Gold Coins Left, and More!

by Addison Wiggin & Ian Mathias Is the “next shoe” falling? Commercial real estate takes turn for the worse Eric Fry with a chart you must see before buying any financials Shares of Fannie and Freddie suffer huge volatility… Chinese… Read More

I.O.U.S.A., Fannie & Freddie, Chinese Drugs, College Tuition, Resource Investing and More!

by Addison Wiggin & Ian Mathias Have plans tonight? Cancel ’em… The 5’s got you covered Fannie and Freddie down another 45%… Dan Amoss on the U.S. Treasury’s now inevitable intervention Global growth screeches to a halt… latest from OECD… Read More

Money Supply Crashes, Financial Forecasts, An Unusual Metal Play, Chinese Stimulus Package, and More!

by Addison Wiggin & Ian Mathias M3 growth crashes… Dan Denning on what that means for your investments Former banking chief and current investment juggernaut forecast rough seas for financials Chris Mayer with a commodity “due for a bounce” Chinese… Read More

Financials Back in Big Trouble, Inflation Soars, Housing Stats Still Bottomless, Congressional Craziness, and More!

by Addison Wiggin & Ian Mathias Fannie and Freddie plunge again… the latest news that reeks of an imminent bailout Financials still in hot water… why the sector’s biggest players will have to cough up an unplanned $208 billion by… Read More

The Next Market Move, A Real Decoupling, Investing in Asia, Gold Forecast and More!

by Addison Wiggin & Ian Mathias "Lasting trends" — Dan Amoss’ outlook for the current dollar rally Stocks still trading sideways, but a notable trend is picking up steam Which famous CEO says financials and China ripe with investment opportunities… Read More