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Warning: the Oil Crash Is Just Days Away From Triggering a Debt Crisis

The Oil collapse is about to trigger a crisis in junk bonds. Oil has been going straight down for weeks now. As we write this, black gold is below $43 a barrel, down 16% from its levels a month

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Did Central Banks Just Pull the Plug On Another Credit Bubble?

Last week the NY Fed downgraded its economic forecast for 2Q17 to just 1.9%. Even worse, it is now forecasting 2017 total growth to be a measly 1.5%. Yes, 1.5%. There is a clear trend to this

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How to Make a Fortune From Stock Investing (While Being a “Bear”)

The world of finance is full of silly and arbitrary definitions. For instance, a stock market correction is when stocks drop 10%, and a Bear Market is when stocks drop 20%. Why 10% and 20%? And

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How to Make a Fortune From Stock Investing (While Being a “Bear”)

The world of finance is full of silly and arbitrary definitions. For instance, a stock market correction is when stocks drop 10%, and a Bear Market is when stocks drop 20%. Why 10% and 20%? And

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Warning: When the Fed Tightens, It Leads to Financial “Events”

The Fed concludes its June meeting today. The Fed fund futures markets put the odds of the Fed hiking rates again at 99.6%. This would mark the third rate hike by the Fed during this cycle. Why