Bear Market on Townhall

Charles Payne - Thu May 22

Ransom Notes Radio - Sat Apr 13

Analysts are rightly pointing out that Banks are making profits, despite making few loans and seeing fundamentals deteriorate. By the way: Did you know the Senate Democrats blocked a resolution to honor Lady Thatcher? And, of course, Ezra Klein is still an idiot. ... more

Michael Schaus - Thu Apr 11

Despite the fact that economic fundamentals completely contradict every rally the market has seen as of late, some people insist the skeptics shut up, and enjoy the ride. ... more

Michael Schaus - Wed Apr 10

It’s not as if the Communist state has ever manipulated numbers, built empty cities, or circumvented conventional economic models to make their performance on the world stage seem more grandiose than it already is. ... more

Crista Huff - Mon Jan 2

When I look at investing, I look at it from the point of view of getting my portfolio to grow from stock prices going up and earning dividends coming in. Additionally, I am always looking to minimize risk to the lowest possible level commensurate with growth. ... more

Terry Savage - Tue Oct 11

Monday's 330-point rally in the Dow, to a closing at 11,433.18, is a great demonstration of how futile -- and even dangerous -- it is to base your investment strategy on one day's headlines, whether on the upside or on the downside. ... more

Gil Morales and Chris Kacher - Sat Oct 8

While there are plenty of trading “systems” being promoted on the Internet and in the mails, most involve the use of high-cost, high-risk trading vehicles and require frequent and precise timing in shifting direction or moving in and out of the markets in order to garner decent returns – assuming they work at all. ... more

Bill Tatro - Thu Sep 29

Unemployment will reverse dramatically and nobody will have to worry about losing a job ever again. All those college students living at home can now throw away those Starbucks aprons and get on with their careers in Philosophy, Art History, or Medieval Studies. ... more

Mike Shedlock - Tue Sep 27

The smart thing to do would have been to let Greece default. It is now clear Greece is going to default anyway. History will show the world will not end. It will also show that bailouts to date have done nothing but harm. ... more

Jack Bouroudjian - Sat Sep 24

Taxulationism = taxes + overregulation + trade protectionism. Three of the four so-called prosperity killers, as defined by Art Laffer. ... more

Mike Shedlock - Tue Aug 30

So, in the spirit of Summer driving season and family road trips, the recent market decline begs the question, "Are we there yet"? Unfortunately, checking in with some important valuation indicators suggests the decline of the last several weeks has not accomplished enough to merit a more aggressive long-term portfolio stance. ... more

Mike Shedlock - Wed Aug 24

First let's take a look at the Fed report, then another look at my previous articles on P/E expansion and contraction followed by a new chart that suggests another "lost decade" is in progress right now. ... more

Mike Shedlock - Thu Aug 11

The bear market is back says Australian economist Steve Keen. I agree. Moreover, the recent action, including the rally, offers sufficient evidence. The biggest percentage gains in history have all been in bear market rallies. ... more

Peter Schiff - Wed Aug 10

Schiff weighs in on the debt downgrade and comes to the conclusion that S&P ratings downgrade wasn't low enough. ... more

John Ransom - Fri Aug 5

In his State of the Union address President Obama claimed, “We are poised for progress. Two years after the worst recession most of us have ever known, the stock market has come roaring back. Corporate profits are up. The economy is growing again.” Um, Mr. President... ... more

Gil Morales and Chris Kacher - Fri Jun 10

If played correctly, short sale set-up POD formations can offer some of the most rewarding downside short-sale plays, but timing is critical. ... more

Sabrina L. Schaeffer - Thu Mar 12

In recent weeks we’ve seen a substantial shift in the way the nation’s elite speaks about the Obama administration. ... more