Category Archives: commodities

Two More Harbingers Of Financial Doom That Mirror The Crisis Of 2008

By Michael Snyder, on February 12th, 2015 The stock market continues to flirt with new record highs, but the signs that we could be on the precipice of the next major financial crisis continue to mount. A couple of days ago, I discussed the fact that the U.S. dollar is experiencing a tremendous surge in Read More

Just What Is China Buying?

Something strange is going on in China. On one hand, as the chart below shows, China’s trade surplus is growing and growing, and just hit record highs. In other words, China is – on paper – receiving record amounts of foreign currencies in exchange for its (mostly) goods exports. That much is clear in the Read More