Hillary Clinton: “Don’t let anybody tell you it’s corporations and businesses create jobs”



Hillary Clinton made some rather incredible satements at Boston rally for Democrat gubernatorial candidate Martha Coakley on Friday. She actually told the crowd gathered at the Park Plaza Hotel "do not listen to anybody who says that “businesses create jobs.”

This is a follow up to her statement a few years ago, where she said

Italy PM to have 'fun' exposing costs of 'EU Palaces'



German business confidence falls again, Ifo says



German business confidence has fallen to its lowest level in almost two years, a survey suggests, raising concerns about the strength of Europe's largest economy.

Germany now expects its economy to grow by 1.2% this year, compared to an earlier prediction of 1.8%. And 2015’s predicted growth rate—1.3%—isn’t any better. CLICK HERE to read whole article

The Rise of Putin and The Fall of The Russian-Jewish Oligarchs



This documentary outlines the rise and fall of the Russian-Jewish oligarchs after the fall of the Soviet Union.

Part 1

California: Paradise Burning



The New Yorker provides an eye-opening view of the extreme conditions caused by the drought in California's Central Valley.  CLICK HERE to see video.




October 19th issue of the TREND letter



The October 19, 2014 issue of the TREND letter has been sent to subscribers

Is Ebola the new terrorist weapon?



A passenger died after vomiting on a flight from Nigeria to New York. Officals say that the passenger did not have Ebola, but it does make you wonder. What if ISIS or some other terrorist group starts loading Ebola-infected passengers onto US-bound flights?

CLICK HERE to read the story.



Flash Report



We just sent out a new Flash Report out to subscriobers

Mid-day market update



Key support level for S&P 500 is 1850. A break below that suggests more trouble ahead. After 1850, we have 1815 & 1744.

If 1850 holds today on the close, look for a bounce into Friday. The key is to close the week above 1850 or we could have trouble on Monday.

Panic buying in treasuries - is a bubble forming?



Panic buying in this the beginning of the end end of the flight to quality? Confidence in governments is declining globally and rapidly, and so soon will confidence in gov't bonds. It is all playing out as our models have projected.