currencies Recent Articles

Fun With Numbers

Chuck Butler

In the absence of Fed speakers to prop it up with talk of a rate hike, Chuck Butler explains why he expects a drifting of the dollar today...


Jim Rogers Likes Rubles

Chuck Butler

Chuck Butler explains why he believes the strong dollar could soon reverse... and why Jim Rogers prefers rubles over dollars. All that and more, in today's Daily Pfennig...


Computer Glitches All Around!

Chuck Butler

Chuck Butler reports on the "other black swan" spooking the markets: the Chinese stock market selloff. Plus, why he thinks the FOMC meeting minutes are insecure... All that and more, in today's Daily Pfennig...


U.S. Mint Suspends Silver Sales

Chuck Butler

Chuck Butler reports on the performance of precious metals after the U.S. mint announced a freeze on buying silver American Eagle coins by the U.S. mint, plus Greece requests a 3-year Emergency Stability Mechanism loan... All that and more in today's Daily Pfennig...


The Greeks Vote “No”

Chuck Butler

Chuck Butler reports on the European Central Bank's Emergency Liquidity Assistances, and if they will continue to fund Greek Banks given the "no" vote...


To Die and Let Live

Addison Wiggin

Addison Wiggin discusses the importance of “creative destruction” and why modern civilization, especially in capitalist societies, is determined to ignore it.