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Housing-Market

Thursday, March 08, 2018

London Property Market Sees Brave Bet By Norway As Foxtons Profits Plunge / Housing-Market / UK Housing

By: GoldCore

– Sales in London property market at ‘historic lows’
– 65% fall in pre-tax profits in 2017 to £6.5m reported by London estate agents Foxtons
– Foxtons warns 2018 will ‘remain challenging’ for London property
– Norway’s sovereign wealth fund is backing London’s property market
– RICS: UK property stock hits record low as buyer demand falls
– Own physical gold to hedge falls in physical property

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Personal_Finance

Thursday, March 08, 2018

Casino and Bingo - A Brief Statistics / Personal_Finance / Gaming

By: Submissions

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Currencies

Thursday, March 08, 2018

Is the Bitcoin Bull Market Dead or Just Taking a Breather? / Currencies / Bitcoin

By: Sol_Palha

For at least another hundred years we must pretend to ourselves and to every one that fair is foul and foul is fair; for foul is useful and fair is not. Avarice and usury and precaution must be our gods for a little longer still.

John Maynard Keynes

Despite the heavy beating Bitcoin has taken, the sentiment has not turned bearish, and Bitcoin experts are still enthusiastically issuing wild targets of $100K and beyond. 

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Economics

Thursday, March 08, 2018

China Is Leading a Once-in-a-Generation Shift to Inflation / Economics / Inflation

By: John_Mauldin

By Patrick Watson : At the Strategic Investment Conference 2018, Louis Gave, co-founder and CEO of Gavekal Research, talked about “game-changing policy shifts” and massive social changes that are underway in China.

One of the most notable changes is Xi Jinping’s effort to pull the Chinese economy away from pollution-heavy industries. Cement, steel, and textile industries are under pressure—they are forced to cut back production and reduce supply.

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Stock-Markets

Thursday, March 08, 2018

It’s an Ugly Picture If You Are Looking for Value in Stocks / Stock-Markets / Stock Market Valuations

By: John_Mauldin

By Patrick Watson : The long-awaited Strategic Investment Conference 2018 kicked off with a keynote from David Rosenberg of Gluskin Sheff titled, “Year of the Dog: Will It Bark or Bite?” (Spoiler: The answer is “bite.”)

Rosenberg began by running through a list of his own metrics: forward P/E, price/sales, price/book value, enterprise value/EBITDA. All of them point to record-high valuations.

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Stock-Markets

Thursday, March 08, 2018

Stock Market Shrugs Off Trade War Fears, But Will It Go Higher? / Stock-Markets / Stock Markets 2018

By: Paul_Rejczak

Stocks closed virtually flat on Wednesday, despite Tuesday's potentially negative resignation of Gary Cohn, the head of President’s National Economic Council. It heightened trade war fears. The market opened lower, but it reversed its intraday downtrend, as investors used the opportunity to buy stocks. The S&P 500 index extended its short-term consolidation following Friday's bounce and Monday's advance. Will it break higher today?

Wednesday's trading session was overall bullish, as the main stock market indexes closed between -0.3% and +0.3% vs. their Tuesday's closing prices following much lower opening in reaction to Gary Cohn's resignation's news. The S&P 500 index closed virtually flat after bouncing off support level at 2,700. It currently trades around 5% below January 26 record high of 2,872.87. The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 0.3%, and the technology Nasdaq Composite gained 0.3% on Wednesday.

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Commodities

Thursday, March 08, 2018

Gold – Early Stage Of A Secular Bear Market / Commodities / Gold and Silver 2018

By: Science_Investing

Long Term Elliott Wave Analysis
Gold probably shows a complete pattern of supercycle degree into 2011. Its first spike appeared during the US civil war. We interpret that as cycle wave I. The subsequent period shows a correction that lasted for half of a century. It fits the character of a complex sideways correction. It ended roughly at the same time as the US economy started growing from the Great Depression. The subsequent sharp rise took once again half of a century. This was the steepest portion of the recorded gold price progress. Therefore, we are dealing here probably with a third wave. The subsequent fourth wave correction took 20 years and shows a zig-zag pattern with a B-wave triangle. This fits neatly into Elliott’s alternation guidelines regarding a complex second wave. Gold prices took off around the new millennium once again. They came to a stop in 2011. The fifth wave shows roughly equidistant progress to the first wave. We call it complete as long as we do not record a fading 3-wave drop from the top.

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Commodities

Thursday, March 08, 2018

Gold Stocks & Silver Oversold but Not Gold Price / Commodities / Gold and Silver Stocks 2018

By: Jordan_Roy_Byrne

The precious metals sector continues to correct and consolidate. Gold remains in a bullish consolidation. It recently reached resistance again and even though it has failed to breakout, it remains above long-term moving averages which are sloping upward. However, the gold stocks and Silver remain in correction mode. They are trading below the long-term moving averages and at the lower end of their ranges over the past 12 months. That certainly provides an opportunity but these markets may not truly perform until Gold is ready to breakout.

Bullish Silver commentaries (because of its CoT) have been making the rounds and I don’t disagree. In the chart below we plot the net speculative position as a percentage of open interest. It is at 7.4%, which is the lowest reading in nearly three years. Interestingly, the daily sentiment index for Silver is not at an extreme. Its at 40% bulls. Technically, Silver is wedged in between support and resistance. A break does not appear imminent.

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Personal_Finance

Thursday, March 08, 2018

Benefits of Using Same Day Loans In Emergencies / Personal_Finance / Debt & Loans

By: Submissions

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Personal_Finance

Thursday, March 08, 2018

Permanent Life Insurance: Is it a Waste of Money or a Valuable Investment? / Personal_Finance / Insurance

By: Anwar_Hossain

When it comes to purchasing life insurance as an investment, you've probably heard the saying, “Buy term and invest the difference.” This advice is based on the idea that term life insurance is the best choice for most individuals because it is the least expensive type among the many life insurance options and leaves you with enough money for other investments.

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Commodities

Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Do You Own Natural Gas? If Not See This! / Commodities / Natural Gas

By: Chris_Vermeulen

Last week we identified a prime chart pattern in natural gas that matched our technical analysis and cycle price prediction system. This type of setup is our favorite as it leads to quick juicy profits and the last setup we had like this in natural gas I think we pocketed 74% return in 12 days using the ETF UGAZ.

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Economics

Wednesday, March 07, 2018

How Chinese Economic Growth Is Changing / Economics / China Economy

By: Dan_Steinbock

What many international observers continue to miss is that the deceleration of growth in China goes hand in hand with rapidly-rising living standards.

In his annual work report, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Monday that China aims to expand its economy by around 6.5 percent this year.

While some of the leading international media reported the new growth target factually, others portrayed it as a “slowdown” that could even undermine global growth prospects.

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Commodities

Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Gold and Silver Advance Setup Shows New Highs Are Imminent / Commodities / Gold and Silver Stocks 2018

By: Chris_Vermeulen

We’ve been warning about the future moves in the metals markets for a week to our members and readers.  Our most recent work showed the metals needed to decline a bit before any new advancement leg could properly setup.  Just recently, we profited from the Gold and Silver pulled back taking advantage of our downward predicting, which should setup a strong leg higher which is starting to unfold now.  Yes, this could be the beginning of a new bullish leg that metals bugs have been waiting for.

Before we get into the details, we want to alert you that his new advancement leg should be the beginning of a new Wave 3 price advance.  This type of price advancement should last many months and consist of multiple price rotations.  All we are highlighting today is the eminent price advance that should take place before the end of March.  Our more timely and detailed research, which is typically only shared with our subscribers.

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Politics

Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Trump Plays with Trade Fire / Politics / Protectionism

By: Peter_Schiff

With his announcement last week of broad tariffs on imported steel and aluminum, President Trump launched what could be the first salvo of an all-out global trade war. Seemingly itching for a fight, he gleefully tweeted that "Trade wars are good, and easy to win." It seems like Trump thinks the conflict will play out much like Ronald Reagan's 1983 week-long invasion of Grenada rather than the more telling quagmires that unfolded in Vietnam, Afghanistan and Iraq. He's wrong.

Apart from overestimating America's bargaining position, Trump and his supporters grossly misunderstand the nature of international trade and how Americans have benefited from a system that has allowed us to continually consume foreign goods on credit. While this "benefit" has also placed a cost on domestic industries, I don't believe that Trump has any idea how a trade war can reduce current American living standards.

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Commodities

Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Gold Does Not Fear Interest Rate Hikes / Commodities / Gold and Silver 2018

By: GoldCore

– Gold no longer fears or pays attention to Fed announcements regarding interest rates
– Renewed interest in gold due to inflation fears and concern Fed won’t do enough to control it
– Higher interest rates on horizon will make debt levels unsustainable
– New Fed Chair warns “the US is not on a sustainable fiscal path” and could lead to an “unsustainable” debt load
– Higher interest rates are good for gold as seen in the 1970s and 2000s
– Gold markets aware that central banks are running out of financial weapons to deal with crises

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Commodities

Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Silver Soared, So It’s Bullish, Right? Wrong / Commodities / Gold and Silver 2018

By: P_Radomski_CFA

It’s been only a couple of days since Thursday, when we closed our short positions and we have already seen a sizable rally in gold and silver. In fact, yesterday’s upswing was so significant that both precious metals already moved to the target areas that we featured on Monday, even though they were “scheduled” to move there at the end of the week. Is the top already in? Silver’s short-term outperformance definitely seems to suggest that it’s either in or at hand…

Let’s jump right into the charts, starting with gold (chart courtesy of http://stockcharts.com).

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Commodities

Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Mr. President, If We Don’t Have Gold, We Don’t Have a Country / Commodities / Gold and Silver 2018

By: Stewart_Dougherty

                              “Passivity is fatal to us. Our goal is to make the enemy passive. … Communism is not
                              love. Communism is a hammer which we use to crush the enemy.” Mao Tse-tung,
                              proclaiming the founding of the People’s Republic of China, 1949

Circumstantial evidence is mounting high that there is something seriously wrong with the amount of gold reportedly owned by the United States government, or more precisely, the American people.

After nearly two generations of being brainwashed into believing that gold is a meaningless relic, western citizens have lost all concept of gold’s crucial monetary importance. If it turns out that the United States does not, in fact, possess and own the gold it claims to, the monetary, fiscal, economic, and humanitarian fallout will be unprecedented in its destructiveness. Unfortunately, the people have no idea what is at stake.

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Personal_Finance

Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Term Life Insurance - A Vital Service for any Family / Personal_Finance / Insurance

By: Submissions

Life is precious, and the lives of your family members need the most comprehensive cover possible. While we all do our best to look after our families in our living years, we also need to make sure that we can continue protecting them when the unthinkable happens.

Learn about term life insurance with this article, it is one of the most essential services which you can provide for your family. It adds an essential layer of provision and protection that ensures that your loved ones will always be taken care of, no matter what happens.

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Stock-Markets

Wednesday, March 07, 2018

When One Pattern Ends, Another Begins / Stock-Markets / Stock Markets 2018

By: EWI

Learn what really governs the trend of interest rates

By Monday, Feb. 26, the stock market rally that carried major indexes out of the depths of the recent sell-off came to within 1000 points or so of the DJIA's Jan. 26 all-time high of 26,616.

The next day, on Feb. 27, a major financial publication published this headline (Forbes):

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Local

Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Sheffield Tree Felling Protest Arrests and Injuries on Abbeydale Park Rise / Local / Sheffield

By: N_Walayat

The thawing of the 'Beast from the East' has seen an huge expansion in the level of force deployed against Sheffield's tree felling protestors, with now at least 35 police officers attending felling sites, accompanying 20 or so SIA security and a dozen or so chainsaw wielding Arb's, as has been the case on Abbeydale Park Rise this week. All to fell 20 or so relatively small sized cherry trees that have been the centre point for the areas annual Christmas Lights charity event.

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