News and Views

Jim Sinclair's Commentary This is logical. Everyone else is working to dump Trump out of the presidency, certainly the MSM and the Elite's Snobs Club. You think increased interest rates or any kind of normalization is warranted? You are bonkers re: timing. Fed Trying to Cripple Trump Economy-Danielle DiMartino BoothJune 21, 2017 Financial expert and... » The post Fed Trying to Cripple Trump Economy-Danielle DiMartino Booth – appeared first on Jim Sinclair's Mineset. moreContinue Reading
June 21, 2017

In The News Today

Jim Sinclair's Commentary It looks like BS is not floating well. That might well be part of why Trump is president. Labor Cuts At Liberal Media Outlets, Hundreds Being Let GoJune 14, 2017 Major media outlets, including the Huffington Post, The New York Times, NBC, Vocativ, Newsweek and Time Inc., initiated major layoffs of their... » The post In The News Today appeared first on Jim Sinclair's Mineset. moreContinue Reading
June 21, 2017

Jim’s Mailbox

Jim/Bill, Worth Remembering. CIGA Wolfgang “One simple rule to follow: Determine what is best for the government and know that is what the powers are working to make happen. Inflation is what is best for a government with enormous debt.” — Ayn Rand The post Jim's Mailbox appeared first on Jim Sinclair's Mineset. moreContinue Reading
June 21, 2017

Off the Deep End

In late October of 2016, I foolishly posted my reasons for voting for Trump on Facebook for all my friends & family to read. They did. And they proceeded to beat the hell out of me, or stand by and watch. No doubt most thought, “Don't know what's wrong with that boy.” “He's gone off the deep end” read more moreContinue Reading
GOLD PRICES held near 5-week lows against a falling US Dollar on Wednesday, trading at $1243 per ounce as commodities rallied but world stock markets extended Tuesday's retreat in New York. As Brent crude oil rallied $1 per barrel from yesterday's 7-month lows near $45, that pulled the EuroStoxx 50 index of major European shares more than 1% lower. The British Pound meantime rallied after a split emerged amongst senior Bank of England policymakers over holding or raising UK interest rates from the current all-time record low of 0.25% with £435 billion ($550bn) of quantitative easing bond purchases. The moreContinue Reading
It is a very perverse view of life that fundamental necessities of life like healthcare are being portrayed as a discretionary purchase that people make because they 'like it.' Oh yes, I am enjoying having Multiple Sclerosis, or cancer, or some chronic illness because it allows me to go out and spend money I don't have on overpriced drugs protected by government sanctions from corporate moreContinue Reading
By: Mark ThorntonUS Attorney General Jeff Sessions recently penned an opinion article in the Washington Post. He wrote that the illegal drug business generates violence and violent crime. True enough.He further noted that violent crime is down by half since the War on Drugs peaked in 1991. Again, this is true.Then he noted that as marijuana laws and federal sentencing guidelines have been relaxed, violent crime rates have increased. He noted that “In 2015, the United States suffered the largest single-year increase in the overall violent crime rate since 1991.” That is also true, but it is highly misleading, to moreContinue Reading
For managers of global index portfolios this week, a big issue is whether or not MSCI will add China A-Shares to the MSCI Emerging Markets Index (MXEF). MSCI plans to announce its 2017 Market Classification Review on Tuesday, June 20, shortly after 4:30 p.m. ET. A June 17 headline to a Barron's story speculated … moreContinue Reading
First-day sales of the dual-dated 1792-2017-P Proof American Liberty Silver Medal reached 26,833 pieces. Buyers claimed another 6,242 up to and through the weekend, bringing the medal's total to... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] moreContinue Reading
New York (Reuters) – U.S. index provider MSCI said on Tuesday it will add mainland Chinese stocks to one of its key benchmarks, a landmark decision for the global investment landscape and the Chinese government. MSCI decided not to add Argentina to the benchmark index and will consult on adding Saudi Arabia. Nigeria will remain a frontier market, awaiting further review. moreContinue Reading
Gold futures traded lower for a second straight session Tuesday, posting another finish at their lowest level in five weeks. Gold for August delivery shed $3.20, or 0.3%, to settle at $1,243.50 an... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] moreContinue Reading