Category Archives: Economics – Trading – and Money

Topics related to money, trading, and markets, but NOT including my weekly market commentary found under Wall Street Week.

Greece, Puerto Rico, the U.S.A., and how a debt crisis happens

How does a marginal high debt load turn into a crushing burden and debt crisis, and how do a few countries compare? Continue reading

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A Chart Of Market Worries

The market is looking a bit ‘toppy’ to me, but likely is related to The Fed and expectations of interest rate increases later this year. Continue reading

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Greece Steps Closer To Default

It looks like Greece and the European Bankers are headed for a collision on a cliff, while the people pull cash from the banks. Continue reading

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Greece – Summary of FUBAR

Some comments on the Financial Mess in Greece and the status as of now. Continue reading

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A Bit Of Worry on China Economics

It looks to me like the global demand for commodities is bottomed, mostly, but certainly not ramping up yet. All in all, not very encouraging and with China having a down real estate market and low iron ore demand. Continue reading

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