Death of the Petrodollar

Ever since the "Bretton Woods" agreement the U.S. Dollar had the status of a world reserve currency which boosted our economy and gave us an advantage that other currencies didn't have. After inflation forced Nixon to abandon the Gold standard, … [Read more...]

Is the Dollar Really King?

Why Bifurcating Your Information Matters By David Galland, Managing Director Casey Research In addition to saving yourself time and worries by mostly ignoring public information, learning to discern the difference between good and bad information … [Read more...]

Trends in the U.S. Dollar, Stocks and Gold

Today we have Chris Vermeulen "The Gold and Oil Guy" to tell us a bit about where the massive deficits will take the Dollar, Stocks and Gold. ~editor Gold and Stocks Heading Higher with GDP Crashing As most investors and traders are aware, the U.S. … [Read more...]

How to Trade the Holiday Grind

By Chris Vermeulen, The Gold and Oil Guy It’s that time again when volume dries up and prices rise into the new year. A lot of individuals are scrambling to prepare for the holidays, even though we had a year to prepare. The big money has already … [Read more...]

You’ll Buy Gold Now and Like It!

By Jeff Clark, Casey's Gold & Resource ReportI get this question a lot: "Should I buy gold now, or wait for a pullback?" It’s a valid question. For nearly two years, gold hasn't had a serious decline. There have been pullbacks, of course, but … [Read more...]

Markets Appear Ripe for a Sustainable Bullish Turn

Early September is very important for the financial markets; especially for the bulls. Numerous elements are in place for a rally to take hold now. The markets have been weak and the bears have been in control. If the bulls cannot make a stand soon, … [Read more...]

What are You Really Buying in the Forex Currency Market?

Forex Currency Market The short answer is nothing. The retail FX market is purely a speculative market. No physical exchange of currencies ever takes place. All trades exist simply as computer entries and are netted out depending on market price. … [Read more...]

Global Gold Index

April 7, 2010 At Financial Trend Forecaster we are all about the trend.  Over the last ten years there has been several big trends including the rise of gold and the fall of the dollar. As the value of the dollar dropped against other … [Read more...]

Cash on the Sidelines Myth

Myth -- Cash On The Sidelines Is Bullish For Stocks March 15, 2010 by Susan Walker "Cash on the sidelines is bullish for stocks." Have you ever heard some stock market pundit utter these words? Have you ever wondered if the statement were … [Read more...]

Death of the Dollar?

Editor's Note: The following article is based on analysis from Robert Prechter’s Elliott Wave Theorist. For more detailed analysis  from Robert Prechter, you can download the Free 75-page "Independent Investor" eBook from Elliott Wave … [Read more...]