Bearish Signs Continue to Mount With the S&P 500, Nasdaq 100 and Russian Ruble

The plunge in the ruble has a similar effect as a currency devaluation, which is how the 1997 Financial Crisis crisis began.

$30T Debt, Currency Wars, Markets, Virtual Real Estate, Velocity of Money

Overnight the U.S. national debt clock whirled past $30T for the first time in history.

Seeking Confirmation, Big Inventory Build, Lousy Durable Orders, Dollar Worries

Plus, we cast a wary eye at the narrowing spread between the yields of the two-year and 10-year Treasury notes.

The QE Long Game: We Have Seen This Movie Before

The stimulus honeymoon is over, but that doesn't mean commodity and financial markets won't continue to be influenced by the increased money supply.

Good Tidings to You as This Sleigh Has a Larger Cushion

Any day can be a down day but here's why I still think the market has an upward bias until early January.

The Fed Has Created the Monster Market: What's in Store for 2022?

The last two years has seen an 'everything bubble.'

Look for the Dollar Index to Struggle and Turn Lower in 2022

Let's review the charts and indicators.

Lay of the Land, Central Bankers, Looking Ahead, ETFs, Inflation, Apple at 3T

Yes, volatility beckons. I hear it too. There may be a revaluation of equities across the board in 2022.

Doug Kass: Why I Still Don't See Value in Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies

Mark Twain taught us that history doesn't repeat itself but it often rhymes.

The Dollar Is Coming in Hot -- And That's Important for All Investors

An overbought reading like this has only been seen one other time in the last seven years.