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The Affordable Care Act is a prime example of the ‘legal’ process by which an increasingly despotic and fascist government joins hands with other powerful and moneyed entities in opposition to the very people who supposedly ‘suppor...
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America's new economy - - we don't make STUFF anymore; we make beverages and serve food.
S&P Case Shiller vs Vancouver Housing
The release of the latest S&P case Shiller Home price index caught my eye because of the 34-36% increase in the U....
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Oil: Current long-term view-prediction 2
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Oil: Current long-term view-prediction 1
The Long Finger of Doom
The worst collapse in US macro-economic data since 2008 on both an absolute and relative to expectations basis.
Wages as a percentage of GDP is withering away
Participation rate in the labor force
Wages vis a vis education
Gee, I wonder what's going to happen next?
Long-term interest rate chart of US rates
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Corporate debt has utterly outpaced earnings.
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Puny interest rates the world over
High Yield Distress
In other words, what was until a year ago a purely "energy" phenomenon is now an "everything" phenomenon, despi...
Credit Default Cycles
The top panel shows U.S. non-financial corporate debt to GDP at levels where credit defaults start hitting the fro...
The middle class is now a minority group.
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Interest rates over the long haul; anyone spot a trend?
$35 Dollar Oil Stress Test
Imagine $35 Oil for 5yrs A US-Style Canadian housing correction possibility is a potential that CMHC's CEO Evan S...
GDP Growth Rate of Canada, U.S. & Japan
The chart shows the GDP growth rate in Canada, the U.S. and Japan since before the 2009 Pit of Gloom to 3Q 2015...
Canadian Credit to Sept 2015
In Canada average earnings are under pressure and credit creation is stalled. More charts at www.chpc.biz
Find the article at: http://awealthofcommonsense.com/playing-the-probabilities/
San Francisco & Vancouver Housing
Residential Mortgage Debt as a % of GDP (Sep 2014) Australia (AUS) Debt/GDP 81% Canada (CAD) Debt/GDP 77% U....
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Oil daily. This is an opinion and not investment advice.
America's economic output
XLE heading lower
The bears have hope yet, and it lies in the oil sector. Exxon-Mobil's rise post-earnings from last week took it...
Earnings and the economy clearly have nothing to do with equity valuations.
Oil update: Approaching a short term reversal point
Will the BIG banks lead us lower? Back in July, the XLF weekly chart rose to within 20-cents of its 61.8% retracem...
Monthly natural gas. This is an opinion and not investment advice.
Oil is probably forming a diamond: Reversal or Continuation?
Sentier Research: Monthly Household Income
Median household income in the 21st century (basically, adjusted for inflation, the median is lower than the start...
Putting productivity growth into perspective
ISDS Growth since 1987
Who will benefit from the Trans-Pacific Partnership? "The troubling, explosive growth of such cases point to a li...
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Salary required to buy a median-priced home in various U.S. cities
U.S. Debt Surveys 2004-2010
Do We Know What We Owe? Consumer Debt as Reported by Borrowers and Lenders. Mashup of U.S. Home Ownership chart an...
China Manufacturing PMI Collapses To March 2009 Lows
Interest rates over the long term
One World Trade Center is seen behind U.S flags on the morning o...
Is the ten-year YIELD about to skyrocket? So far this morning, the TNX has regained bullish momentum above the...
Canada underperforms the OECD
The Bloomberg piece does suggest that current economic policy (in Canada) in the last decade has been, if anything...
MIT Inflation Rate
Here are a few charts tracking inflation data. Since the 1980's inflation highs in Canada, the U.S., Germany and J...
Are better days coming for oil? 2 possible scenarios.
Ratio of Bank Credit to GDP since 1870
"The negative feedback loop of falling stocks in a world of extremely tepid global demand might just make the craz...
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This is the kind of ORGANIC RECOVERY that can take place when you tell bankers to go fuck themselves (oh, and jail...
A terrible summer for oil
Full time employment in Canada plunged in the last month as the global commodity crash continues to plumb new lows...
A fascinating look at how oil prices directly affect oil importers and exporters over the span of decades
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