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Economy

The Trade War and China’s Long Game

Guild Investment Management | Equities.com |

The US didn't cause China's slowdown... but the trade war has added critical stress.


The End of College Is Near

Jared Dillian | Equities.com |

I predict that 20% of colleges and universities will shut down or merge in the next 10 years.


The Fed Is Creating a Monster Bubble

John Mauldin | Equities.com |

Coordinated monetary policy is the problem, not the solution.


December Payroll Number Disappoints at Only 145,000 Jobs Added

AP News | Equities.com |

The report suggests a lingering weakness in manufacturing.


Mercedes-Benz Claims Premium Sales Crown for 2019

Reuters | Equities.com |

Daimler sold 2.34 million Mercedes-Benz passenger cars in 2019 for a ninth consecutive year of record sales


The Fed Has Quietly Started QE4

John Mauldin | Equities.com |

Though the Fed insists that its funding actions don't amount to QE, they sure walk and quack like QE.


Questions and Worries for 2020 — and Our Answers

Guild Investment Management | Equities.com |

Guild Investment Management answers key questions for investors in the year ahead.


What's Really Spooking Markets Right Now?

Leo Kolivakis | Equities.com |

Hint: It's NOT tensions with Iran and North Korea.


A Crisis Has Already Begun… We Just Don’t Know It Yet

John Mauldin | Equities.com |

The US government ran a $343 billion deficit in the first two months of fiscal 2020 (October and November), and the 12-month deficit again surpassed $1 trillion.


US Manufacturing Activity Falls to Lowest Level in Decade

AP News | Equities.com |

December's index was the lowest since June 2009, when the US economy was at the tail end of the Great Recession.


World Economic Forum at Davos 2019 - Ben Yablon Executive VP Salt Lending

Matt Bird sits down with Ben Yablon - Executive VP of Salt Lending - at the World Economic Forum in Davos January 2019


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