Peekaboo Inflation: Now You See It, Now You Don’t.

Signs of Inflation Rapidly Vanish. For the 12 months ended September, 2018, the Consumer Price Index (CPI) was reported to be increasing at an annual rate of 2.3% (https://www.bls.gov/cpi/).  The CPI is the “official” measure of how much more it costs an individual each year to maintain a consistent standard of living. Unfortunately, the CPI […]

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Inflection Point (Part 5): Interest Rates, Inflation, and Inflection.

Inflection Point (Part 5): Interest Rates, Inflation, and Inflection. “Inflation” is the annual rate of price increase for a specific basket of goods or services a consumer buys and is directly tied to changes in “value” of the currency being used in the exchange of those goods and services.  The government’s official gauge of inflation […]

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Are Precious Metals Nearing Completion Of A Long Term Bullish Setup?

Charts courtesy of (http://www.stockcharts.com). Are Precious Metals Nearing Completion Of A Long Term Bullish Setup?   “Dullsville” would be an apt description of the “action” or lack of volatility in the Precious Metals Sector over the last decade, and especially over the last 3 or 4 years.  We last commented on the Precious Metals Sector in […]

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