Daily Archives: February 22, 2016

Japan is Officially in the End Game

For over six years, the markets have been moving based on Central Banker actions and words. The first phase (2009 to 2013) was dominated by action (ZIRP and QE). The second phase (2013 to the present) was increasingly reliant on … Continue reading

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Stocks Will be Breaking Below the 2009 Lows

Something absolutely astounding has happened. Three weeks ago, the head of the Bank of Japan, Haruhiko Kuroda stated that Japan has a “potential growth rate of 0.5% or lower.” By way of context, remember that the Bank of Japan has … Continue reading

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NIRP Will Implode the $9 Trillion USD Carry Trade

Last month, the Bank of Japan implemented Negative Interest Rate Policy, or NIRP. It is the second Central Bank to do so. The European Central Bank or ECB first went to NIRP in June 2014. Thus, between Japan and Europe, … Continue reading

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