WSJ | U.S. and Asian stock exchanges have benefited from rally in tech stocks, but others have been left behind.
Zero Hedge | The gold versus Bitcoin debate is complex, nuanced and still in its embryonic stages.
Economic Collapse | Is the stock market bubble about to burst?
Bloomberg | Bitcoin’s relentless and volatile rally shows no sign of abating, with the world’s largest cryptocurrency defying growing bubble fears to hit yet another milestone.
RT | The European currency plunged to a two-month low.
Economic Collapse | The professionals on Wall Street take the yield curve very, very seriously.
Zero Hedge | Overnight saw the price of Bitcoin surge to $7997 following Zimbabwe chaos and defaults in Venezuela, rebounding from ‘the world is ending’ $5555 last weekend.
Zero Hedge | Score one for the poetic irony pages.
Mike Krieger | The sneaky thing about Amazon’s increased dominance in so many key aspects of our lives is that much of the perniciousness is hidden.
RT | Russia may soon build a city in Siberia just to mine cryptocurrency.
Zero Hedge | How do you know we are living through the biggest bubble in history? Simple: when a painting, doesn’t matter who the artist is, doesn’t matter who rare and prized, sells for half a billion dollars.
Michael Snyder | We have not seen a “leadership reversal”, a “Hindenburg Omen” and a “Titanic Syndrome signal” all appear simultaneously since just before the last financial crisis.
WSJ | Another lesson in the price of lending to a socialist regime.
RT | If a conflict happens, oil prices could increase 500 percent.
Reuters | Trump tweeted some tax bill suggestions early on Monday that were starkly different from the two Republican plans being considered in the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives.
Zero Hedge | A horrendous reflection of the creeping erosion in living standards across the broad swath of the population.
Michael Snyder | Is the retail apocalypse in the United States about to go to a whole new level?
Bloomberg | Between the FAANG quintet and China’s rivaling BAT companies, gains in the world’s top technology shares are nearing a whopping $1.7 trillion in market value this year.
Zero Hedge | Bitcoin collapsed overnight.
Truth Revolt | Pay gap myth promotes “victim-hood mentality” among women.
Michael Snyder | The only other times in our history when stock prices have been this high relative to earnings, a horrifying stock market crash has always followed.
Daily Mail | POTUS launches thinly veiled slap at China just hours after leaving Beijing.
Michael Snyder | It is becoming quite clear that even if Congress passes a tax reform bill in 2017 that it won’t actually be that significant.
London Guardian | Institute for Policy Studies warns of a ‘moral crisis’ and says Trump tax change proposals will exacerbate disparities.
CNS News | Only the Federal Reserve owns more U.S. federal government debt than entities in the People’s Republic of China, according to the latest data released by the Treasury and the Federal Reserve.
Zero Hedge | Something snapped in Japan today.
Michael Snyder | One year ago we witnessed the greatest miracle in political history, and since that time we have also witnessed one of the greatest miracles in financial history.
Zero Hedge | During his trip to London this week, US Commerce Secretary, Wilbur Ross, wasn’t only defending revelations in the Paradise Papers that he’d invested in a shipping company with ties to the Putin family.
Michael Snyder | Everybody agrees that healthcare costs are way too high.
Zero Hedge | The global risk levitation continues.
Michael Snyder | If the U.S. economy is doing just fine, why have we already shattered the all-time record for retail store closings in a single year?
Zero Hedge | Alberto Gallo of Algebris Investments steps up to take his shot at the $64,000 (more like trillion) question in a report published this week“The Central Bank Bubble: How Will It Burst?”
Zero Hedge | Who is most impacted?
Michael Snyder | Why have stock prices risen so dramatically since the last financial crisis?
CNBC | The U.S. economy added 261,000 jobs in October and the unemployment rate was 4.1 percent as labor conditions returned to normal following the storm-weakened September.
CNS News | The federal debt climbed $197,573,533,835.88 in October, the first month of fiscal 2018.
Michael Snyder | Less than a month ago, Bitcoin was selling for less than $5000, but now it has smashed through the $7000 mark with seemingly no end in sight.
Washington Free Beacon | Following multiple Senate votes confirming President Trump’s judicial nominees, Sen. David Perdue (R., Ga.) said Congress needs to address the national debt.
RT | The best way to beat US sanctions against Iran and Russia is joint efforts to dump the American currency in bilateral trade, according to Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei.
Michael Snyder | Are you living paycheck to paycheck? Is so, you are just like most other hard working Americans.
CNBC | The number of private-sector jobs created in October rose more than expected, with construction jobs surging in the wake of destructive hurricanes Harvey and Irma.
Zero Hedge | There’s much greater potential for rates to fall than rise in reaction to the Fed decision and statement on Wednesday.
NY Post | Time for that second home in the Hamptons.
Mac Slavo | The government really dislikes it when people make a living by conducting moral business practices without paying for their permission to do so.
Michael Snyder | Are you ready to pay 37 percent more for health insurance in 2018?
Zero Hedge | The last time – Aug 09 – that spending surged like this was when the government unleashed ‘cash for clunkers’, it plummeted the following month…
Bloomberg | The greenback could keep pushing higher if U.S. tax cuts happen.
Breitbart | The economy is now at its best in a decade, according to economist and CNBC regular Larry Kudlow.
Michael Snyder | The federal government is now 20.4 trillion dollars in debt.
RT | Bitcoin is going to implode, repeating the fate of US energy and commodities giant Enron, Saudi billionaire investor Prince Alwaleed bin Talal said.