You’re Going to Make a Lot of Money

Dear FutureMoneyTrends.com Member, “For every 10% drop in the overall equity markets, the United States government loses about 5% of their tax revenues. Despite the ongoing ‘recovery,’ government debt has gone parabolic. The one entity that cannot handle a drawn-out bear market is the government itself.” – Nicholas Green, CEO, FMT Advisory Our backs are…

Fed Hikes Rates, Gold Goes Higher

Gold and currencies reacted in a mixed way after the Fed's announcement to hike interest rates with 25 basis points. Gold remains firm above its recent lows. It was not only gold, but also miners which reacted after the Fed's announcement. As gold miners are known to lead the precious metals complex (higher and lower),…

The Economy is Imploding

Dear Reader, For the past 7 years, the world has been living through a really ugly experiment, hyper-Keynesian economics. Included are stimuli, low interest rates, quantitative easing, and plenty of fraud to go around, from government statistics to the lack of honest accounting. For years, investors were bullish on China, a country that was hailed…

Bitcoin Rising

The resilient cryptocurrency, bitcoin, continues to make its charge upwards despite a challenging macroeconomic environment. When all asset classes seem to be flat to down as of late, bitcoin continues to rise & with this increase come compelling takeaways. Negative Correlation Bitcoin appears to be negatively correlated to the rest of the market, specifically housing…

Demographics of the Jobs Report

Over the last two reporting months, the U.S. Department of Labor produced solid numbers, particularly for October, when the economy added 298,000 non-farm jobs. The tally more than doubled the results of the prior month, setting the stage for the Federal Reserve to raise its much promised interest rate target. Although November's total of 211,000…