John Rubino

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Recession And Stocks In Free-Fall: Michael Pento’s 2019

09/01/2019(0)
Money manager Michael Pento has been bearish on both stocks and bonds for some time. 2019 is the year, he says, when the big crash finally arrives. “Some Predictions ... Read More
Hedge Funds

The world’s biggest hedge fund is getting whacked, and why “Moneyness” matters

12/12/2018(0)
  A few years ago the Swiss National Bank (SNB) – which traditionally held “monetary assets” like government bonds, cash and gold to back up the Swiss franc — ... Read More
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Gold is setting up for a nice first-half rally

28/11/2018(0)
Precious metals investors don’t have much to console them these days. Just about the only bright spot is the nice, though ephemeral, pop in the gold/silver price that seems to ... Read More
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As Oil Plunges, Energy Junk Bonds Turn Dangerous — Again

14/11/2018(0)
      Back in 2104 oil was falling and hundreds of billions of dollars of energy junk bonds and leveraged loans looked to be at risk. Wolf Street ... Read More
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Gold Is Becoming Cool Again

31/10/2018(0)
The sentiment shift is still subtle, but it’s both real and widespread. After a few years of being ignored and/or dismissed as basically useless, gold is cool again, attracting ... Read More
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Last week was just a taste of the coming gold short squeeze

17/10/2018(0)
The gold and silver futures markets got even more unbalanced last week, with speculators (who are usually wrong at the extremes) going as short as they’ve ever been and ... Read More
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12 Rules For Investing In Junior Miners

27/09/2018(0)
Stock discussion boards can be exhausting places, with nuggets of wisdom and occasionally actionable information buried in mountains of invective and aimless meandering. But the nuggets are sometimes worth ... Read More
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Gold And Silver Are Acting Like It’s 2008. They May Be Right

06/09/2018(0)
2008 has special significance for gold bugs, both because of the money they lost in August of year and the money they made in the half-decade that followed. Today’s ... Read More
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More Emerging Market Chaos – How Long Before It Spreads To The Developed World?

31/08/2018(0)
  Emerging market chaos is now front page news. Let’s start with Argentina, where the peso has resumed its plunge: In response: “Argentina Central Bank hikes interest rate to ... Read More
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Is Tunisia the next emerging market to implode?

28/08/2018(0)
  Seems like every few days a new developing country discovers that it can’t pay back the dollars and/or euros it borrowed back when “external foreign currency debt” seemed ... Read More
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