Tag: The Daily Reckoning

  • Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Fear a Trade War

    The Dow Jones took its eighth consecutive licking yesterday — its worst streak since last March.Down too was the S&P… and the Nasdaq.VIX, Wall Street’s “fear gauge,” was in panicked

  • The Trouble With Being a Bear

    The frustrating thing about bears is that they make so much sense.They heave forth every reason why stocks must collapse — all sound as a nut, all solid as oak.Chapter, verse and letter, they’ll

  • The Fed’s Road Ahead

    The Fed raised rates yesterday, as I predicted months ago. I don’t say this to pat myself on the back.The point is, I use a rigorous scientific method to analyze and predict markets. I don’t

  • Is the Fed Repeating the Mistake of 1936–37?

    Jerome Powell has the situation in hand.“The economy is doing very well,” the Federal Reserve chairman assured reporters after yesterday’s 0.25% rate hike.There was more:Most people who want to