Category: Economics

Rick Santelli Blows A Gasket On CNBC In Debate With Steve Liesman. Video

[ 0 ] July 14, 2014 |

Is The Fed Behind The Curve? CNBC Debates, Santelli Blows A Gasket July 14, 2014 By Michael Aneiro Has the Federal Reserve been too slow in reacting to an improving economy and withdrawing its stimulus measures? That’s been the subject of some high-minded debate among economists and strategists in recent months. It was also the […]

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Byron Wien Of Blackstone Announces His Predictions For Ten Surprises In 2014

[ 0 ] January 7, 2014 |

Byron Wien Announces Predictions for Ten Surprises for 2014 New York, NY, January 6, 2014. Byron R. Wien, Vice Chairman, Blackstone Advisory Partners, today issued his list of Surprises for 2014. This is the 29th year Byron has given his views on a number of economic, financial market and political surprises for the coming year. […]

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Van Eck On Money, The Economy, And Markets. December 30, 2013

[ 0 ] January 1, 2014 |

Van Eck Hotline on Money and the Economy For: Monday, December 30, 2013 (800) 219-1333. VetHotline@aol.com. www.vanecktillman.com After a volatile year for the markets and the economy, things are winding down quietly this week. The bulls defied the odds – taking stocks to new all-time highs, despite some disappointing action in corporate earnings and anemic […]

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Van Eck On Money And The Economy. QE Or Not QE. Bernanke Last Press Conference This Week.

[ 0 ] December 17, 2013 |

Van Eck Hotline on Money and the Economy For: Monday, December 16, 2013 (800) 219-1333. VetHotline@aol.com. www.vanecktillman.com For a while during the past few weeks, Wall Street began to make sense regarding the Federal Reserve and tapering. Most of the economic data of late has come in stronger than expected. Inflation remains low (at least […]

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The Economic Recovery Of 2013. Where Is The Employment Recovery? Great Synopsis And Statistics. A Good Read.

[ 0 ] December 11, 2013 |

“The Economic Recovery Of 2013″ By: Zero Hedge | Monday, December 9, 2013 at 08:54 pm EST On Friday, it was announced that the unemployment rate had fallen to “7 percent”, and the mainstream media responded with a mix of euphoria and jubilation. For example, one USA Today article declared that “with today’s jobs report, […]

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RBC Capital Markets Report On Employment And Tapering. 12.09.2013

[ 0 ] December 9, 2013 |

RBC CAPITAL MARKETS Employment And Tapering We were of the mind that tapering had virtually no chance of launching in December and following the November payroll number that narrative remains unchanged. The best you can say about this report is that it is another step in the direction toward tapering. But it will not usher […]

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Van Eck Hotline on Money and the Economy 12.09.2013

[ 0 ] December 9, 2013 |

Van Eck Hotline on Money and the Economy For: Monday, December 9, 2013 (800) 219-1333. VetHotline@aol.com. www.vanecktillman.com For a while now, I have been calling for the U.S. economy to perform better than expected – and thus put pressure on the Federal Reserve to kick off QE tapering. If you think back to a few […]

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The Fed Chairwoman And QE. From Top Economist Brian Wesbury Of First Trust.

[ 0 ] November 14, 2013 |

Click on the link highlighted below. Listen to a quick five minute commentary on Janet Yellens outlook for the FED. Additionally, the economist debunks Ms Yellens comments that QE has had a positive impact on the economy. The economist makes the point the all the dollars with which the FED has flooded the system have […]

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Van Eck On Money, The Shutdown & The Economy.

[ 0 ] October 14, 2013 |

Van Eck Hotline on Money and the Economy For: Monday, October 14, 2013 (800) 219-1333. VetHotline@aol.com. www.vanecktillman.com The drumbeats of doom and rhetoric continue to come out of Washington and other centers of political and financial power. The Federal government is now in the 14th day of the partial shutdown. The debt ceiling will be […]

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Van Eck On Money, The Economy, And The Government Shutdown. October 2, 2013

[ 0 ] October 2, 2013 |

Van Eck Hotline on Money and the Economy For: Wednesday, October 2, 2013 (800) 219-1333. VetHotline@aol.com. www.vanecktillman.com The rollercoaster ride continues on Wall Street. Yesterday, during the hours immediately following the partial shutdown of the Federal government, the inmates were in charge of the asylum. The stock market rallied in the face of the shutdown. […]

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Van Eck On Money And The Economy. September 3, 2013

[ 0 ] September 3, 2013 |

Van Eck Hotline on Money and the Economy 9-3-13 To: Vethotline@aol.com Van Eck Hotline on Money and the Economy For: Tuesday, September 3, 2013 (800) 219-1333. VetHotline@aol.com. www.vanecktillman.com Near-term events continue to dominate the headlines these days. President Obama is headed for Europe later today – with his eventual destination the G20 meeting in Russia […]

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Van Eck On Money, The Economy, And Current International Events: Syria Situation.

[ 0 ] August 27, 2013 |

Van Eck Hotline on Money and the Economy For: Tuesday, August 27, 2013 (800) 219-1333. VetHotline@aol.com. www.vanecktillman.com Just when Wall Street and the financial community thought that they had a handle on the risks facing the markets and the economy during the second half of 2013 – problems in the Middle East have jumped into […]

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Van Eck On Money And The Economy. August 12, 2013

[ 0 ] August 12, 2013 |

Van Eck Hotline on Money and the Economy For: Monday, August 12, 2013 (800) 219-1333. VetHotline@aol.com. www.vanecktillman.com Looking at the trading action in most of the markets today, it is obvious that the financial community is desperate to believe that the Federal Reserve will delay the decision to taper asset purchases. Last week, a number […]

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The Van Eck Hotline On Money And The Economy. August 5, 2013

[ 0 ] August 6, 2013 |

Van Eck Hotline on Money and the Economy For: Monday, August 5, 2013 (800) 219-1333. VetHotline@aol.com. www.vanecktillman.com Two years ago today, Standard & Poor’s downgraded America credit rating from AAA to AA+. That event was something of a doorway for this nation. It woke a few people up and no doubt helped to force the […]

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Van Eck On Money And The Economy July 15, 2013

[ 0 ] July 15, 2013 |

Van Eck Hotline on Money and the Economy For: Monday, July 15, 2013 (800) 219-1333. VetHotline@aol.com. www.vanecktillman.com We are pleased to announce that our new web site is now active: www.vanecktillman.com. Check it out! Back in December 1996, Wall Street and the financial media helped to forge a lasting myth regarding Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan. […]

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Bullish Sign For The U.S. Ecomomy. Credit Card Delinquencies Fall To Lowest Rate Since 1990. In Line With Lange Financial Services Thoughts On The Economy.

[ 0 ] July 9, 2013 |

This falls in line with the theme from Fred Lange of Lange Financial Services regarding the economy improving through the remainder of the year and into 2014. Credit-Card Delinquency Falls to Lowest Rate Since 1990 By Eric Morath Americans are keeping up with their credit card bills better than any time in the past two […]

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