Archives for December 2002

Consumer Price Index Flat but Inflation Rate Rises!

How can the CPI be flat and the inflation rate rise? The rise we are seeing is exactly what we have been predicting for months! And next month is almost guaranteed to be another even sharper uptrend. The reason why is fairly interesting. This … [Read more...]

An Investment Lesson from Deflation Scares

On November 6, 2002, The Wall Street Journal, in a front-page article entitled “Inside the FED, Deflation draws a closer look”, stated that the FED was discussing the possibility of deflation at a country inn in Woodstock, VT. It said “central bank … [Read more...]