Bill Bonner's Diary

Don’t Buy the Rally… or the Fed Hype

How about that? The Dow rose 207 points on Friday. Gold down $32 per ounce. What does it mean? It looks like the big surge continues. Stocks go up. Gold goes down. Our advice: Don't pay it any mind. It is like running through red lights. You do it once. Chances are nothing bad will happen. You do it...

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Say “Bye-bye” to Bonds

Yesterday, the Dow bounced 80 points. Gold went up too – rising $17 per ounce. Our view is that...

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Blocked up With Yucky Stuff

Yesterday, Mr. Bernanke's price-fixing scheme ran over a speed bump. The Dow dropped 216 points. Just a jolt, for...

Bill Bonner's Diary

An Inconvenient Irony: QE Favors the Rich

Small businesses create new jobs and new wealth. But small business can't borrow at today's low rates. They're lucky...

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Health Warning: QE KILLS

The Dow fell more than 200 points on Friday. Treasury bond yields are still minuscule... but rising. Pundits are...

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Party… Party… Party!

Stocks up yesterday, but by peanuts. However, gold popped $20 per ounce. What gives? We don't know. But we...

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The Smoke of ZIRP and the Mirrors of QE…

The front pages of yesterday's newspapers were full of good news. A strong rebound in real estate prices, they...