Category Gold

Barron’s 2020 Outlook; What’s Ahead For Markets In A Turbulent World?; 10 Stocks To Buy

Barron’s 2020 Outlook; What’s Ahead For Markets In A Turbulent World?; 10 Stocks To Buy   https://fortunascorner.com      What does the investment landscape look like heading into 2020? Barron’s had its annual and feature article in which they attempt to sort through the uncertainty and a presidential election year — and give investors some things to […]

‘Hidden Debts’ Reveal Risks Of China’s Lending Spree

Check out figure 7 below. https://www.asiatimes.com/2019/07/article/hidden-debts-reveal-risks-of-chinas-lending-spree/ ‘Hidden debts’ reveal risks of China’s lending spree Dangers of BRI project and other foreign funding programs are highlighted in a comprehensive report China’s foreign funding program appears to be highly inflammable. Image: iStock For many poor nations, it is a long and winding road to ‘debt’ and ‘corruption.’ […]

U.S. Stock Futures Tumble More Than 500 Points, As Trade ‘War’ Escalates — China Threatens To Pull Out Of Trade Talks

U.S. Stock Futures Tumble More Than 500 Points, As Trade ‘War’ Escalates — China Threatens To Pull Out Of Trade Talks www.fortunascorner.com      Overnight, POTUS Trump threatened to raise tariffs on $200B of Chinese imports from 10 percent to 25 percent; and imposing tariffs on an additional $325B of ‘untaxed goods’ — all this […]

German Manufacturing Craters, Sending Bund Yields Negative; Recession Fears Growing

German Manufacturing Craters, Sending Bund Yields Negative; Recession Fears Growing https://fortunascorner.com      As Tyler Druden notes on this morning’s/March 22, 2019 edition of ZeroHedge.com, German manufacturing fell to its lowest level in six years this month/March, declining from an already anemic 47.6 in February, to just 44.6 in March. A number below 50 indicates contraction and […]

Maduro “Open To Talks” As 20 Tons Of Gold ‘Mysteriously’ Disappears From Venezuela’s Vaults

Maduro “Open To Talks” As 20 Tons Of Gold Mysteriously Disappears From Venezuela’s Vaults https://fortunascorner.com      Tyler Durden posted a January 30, 2019 article on the website of ZeroHedge.com, noting that “a spokesman for the Kremlin has denied rumors that the private Boeing 777, registered to Russia’s Norwind airline, which landed in Caracas this week, was there […]

China’s Economy Grew 6.6 Percent In 2018, The Lowest Pace In 28 Years; A Contrary Indicator Suggests This Stock Market Rally Is Just Beginning

China’s Economy Grew 6.6 Percent In 2018, The Lowest Pace In 28 Years; A Contrary Indicator Suggests This Stock Market Rally Is Just Beginning https://fortunascorner.com      Huileng Tan posted a January 21, 2019 article to the business and investment news/website, CNBC.com, reporting that China’s economy grew at its slowest pace since 1990/28 years in 2018, 6.6 […]

Has This Stock Market Gone Too Far…Too Fast?’ Is Gold About To Break Out?; Barron’s 2019 Roundtable: What Stocks To Buy Now

Has This Stock Market Gone Too Far…Too Fast Since Dec. 24th?’ Is Gold About To Break Out?; Barron’s 2019 Roundtable: What Stocks To Buy Now   www.fortunascorner      Wow, what a torrid four weeks; and, a complete turnaround from 2018 for stocks. Since coming out of hibernation on Christmas Eve/Dec. 24, 2018, all four major […]

Another Wild Ride For Investors Wed/Jan. 2, 2019; ‘Rotten Apple,’ Shares Set To Open Sharply Lower On Missed Earnings/Weaker Guidance; Blackstone Vice Chairman & Wall Street Legend Byron Wien’s Top Ten Surprises For 2019

Another Wild Ride For Investors Wed/Jan. 2, 2019; ‘Rotten Apple,’ Shares Set To Open Sharply Lower On Missed Earnings/Weaker Guidance; Blackstone Vice Chairman & Wall Street Legend Byron Wien’s Top Ten Surprises For 2019   https://fortunascorner.com      The volatility that investors experienced in 2018, shows no signs of dissipating anytime soon in 2019. Yesterday, […]

“Stocks Rally 2.7 Percent In A Whiplash-Inducing Week;” What To Buy After The Stock Market Selloff; Platinum Looks Set For Pop”

“Stocks Rally 2.7 Percent In A Whiplash-Inducing Week;” What To Buy After The Stock Market Selloff; Platinum Looks Set For Pop”   https://fortunascorner.com      I hope all of you had a Great Christmas; and, I wish you the best for 2019. One certainly hopes the stock market will be more rewarding in 2019. After […]

Europe’s Dependence On The U.S. Was All Part Of The Plan

Excerpts:   Unfair? A world that revolves around American military, economic and cultural power, and uses the U.S. dollar as its reserve currency?   What Trump fails to understand is that the disparity in spending, with the U.S. paying more than its allies, is not a bug of the system. It is a feature. This is […]