Don’t Panic Over Eventual Rate Hikes

Heading into the Federal Reserve's meeting, there is plenty of chatter over when rising interest rates could hit and what they could mean. More 

The Trillion-Dollar Question: Is Inflation Brewing?

Last week the latest news from the Fed shifted everyone's attention back to the U.S. economy, particularly whether inflationary pressures are brewing. More 

Stocks Will Hit Record High Before Gold Does

India's tax hikes on gold imports could trim physical gold demand and, therefore, counteract Japan's latest monetary easing and raised inflation target. More 

Shinzo Abe’s Kamikaze Politics

The new prime minister promises to reflate the economy to end Japan's stagnation. Too bad that will only add to Tokyo's crushing debt burden. More 

Why Black Friday’s Results Are Misleading

Black Friday has come and gone and, while some numbers point to strong sales growth, there are two waving red flags that should give investors a pause. More 

Obamacare Will Tip Economy Into Recession

The tough reality of Obamacare is that the law will aggravate the stagflationary environment and push us into recession. Here's how to be ready. More 

4 Different Ways to Go for the Gold

Here are four ways to invest in gold from a number of different angles. Just watch out -- some are riskier than others. More