Bill Bonner's Diary

Your Only Advantage in the Markets

Whew! We spent most of last week on airplanes. From Paris to Amsterdam… then to Vancouver… then to Beijing… and finally back to Paris. The best flight was Air Canada from Vancouver to Beijing. The plane was almost empty. We got on… put the seat back… and went to sleep.

Bill Bonner's Diary

Has the Chinese Economy Hit the Great Wall?

The lazy days of summer trading continue. The Dow barely moved yesterday. Gold fell $15 an ounce – to...

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I Can’t Get No…

Dear Diary Reader, Dad is on his way to Beijing today on business. So there’ll be no regular Diary today. Here’s one...

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Goodbye, Motor City

Yesterday, US stocks went nowhere. But gold? It shot up $43 per ounce. If you’ve been following these diaries, you know...

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The Only Money That Works

Another lazy summer day. The Dow sold off a few pennies on Friday. Gold rose $8. The airport in Paris...

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Larry Summers’ Bad Bet

We interrupt our regular programming to speak out in favor of Larry Summers; he is the perfect candidate to...

Bill Bonner's Diary

The War on the Young

Another slow day on Wall Street. Stocks up a little. Gold down a little. A hot summer day. Ain’t...