Why “Trumpflation” Might Not Happen

Why “Trumpflation” Might Not Happen

5 Min. Forecast By Dave Gonigam
Posted November 18, 2016

While Yellen asserts the Fed’s independence, could “Trumpflation” be in store for President Trump’s first 100 days? Should we expect the Fed to unleash deflationary forces that foil his plans? Dave Gonigam reports…

Jobs Report Worst in Five Years

Jobs Report Worst in Five Years

By Chuck Butler
Posted June 6, 2016

The Jobs report on Friday was awful with only 38,000 jobs created in May, which would have shown to be negative if not for a BLS “adjustment” of the surveys. Where have all the jobs gone? Chuck Butler reports in today’s Pfennig…

The Inflation Targeting Scam That Will Guarantee The Mother Of Financial Meltdowns

The Inflation Targeting Scam That Will Guarantee The Mother Of Financial Meltdowns

By David Stockman
Posted May 20, 2016

David Stockman explains why what is coming down the pike is the Mother Of All Financial Meltdowns, and why this time it will be evident as to who is responsible for the resulting carnage…

FOMC Meeting Minutes Surprise The Markets

FOMC Meeting Minutes Surprise The Markets

By Chuck Butler
Posted May 19, 2016

The Fed’s FOMC Meeting Minutes opened Pandora’s Box of interest rate hikes for June yesterday. Why, then, did Janet Yellen sound so dovish after the April meeting and in a follow up speech a week later? Was she just throwing the markets off the scent of a rate hike? Chuck Butler reports…