Amazon Gets Re-Crushed

It was a leading indicator of investor exasperation when it started to crash in December 1999. Now, with today’s plunge, it’s down 33% from its February high.

Roll Out the Fire Hoses (Here Comes QE4)

Never before in the long, comic history of mankind and its money have central bankers taken such a keen interest in asset prices. Now they create money, out of nowhere, for the express purpose of pushing them up.

Dow at 8,000

We’ve spent our entire life in a credit expansion. We began life when the cork came out of the credit jug. We’ve all been pulling hard on it ever since. Heck, we’ve lived on it. “Hey, we’ll pay you later,” we said. But what if “later” is now?