How We’re Beating the Market Riggers During This Period of Extreme Volatility in Global Stock Markets

Recently the volatility in US stock markets has been extreme to say the least, with intra-day volatility in the Dow Jones index an astounding 2,588 points on Monday and experiencing another intraday rollercoaster of more than 1,246 points yesterday (up 434 points at market open, down 313 points, then up 499 points). Number one, is … Continue reading How We’re Beating the Market Riggers During This Period of Extreme Volatility in Global Stock Markets

8 Charts that Illustrate the Necessity of Owning Gold & Silver

Welcome to maalamalama_Vlog_004. Today we illustrate the necessity of owning gold and silver by discussing plunging fiat currencies, and in particular, 8 forex charts. Please note that today's vlog is not an endorsement of buying gold and silver at today's prices as we only provide specific price guidance in buying and selling to members of … Continue reading 8 Charts that Illustrate the Necessity of Owning Gold & Silver

The Key to Earning Positive Yields During Uncertain Global Markets & Stock Market Crashes

Many people think that being a contrarian investor is the key to earning positive yields because most of the time, most of the herd is wrong. However, being contrarian in it of itself is not sufficient in such times of fragile global economies and even more fragile financial markets. Last week, we warned that the … Continue reading The Key to Earning Positive Yields During Uncertain Global Markets & Stock Market Crashes

Have Gold & Silver Finally Bottomed?

Have gold and silver finally bottomed? As all of our clients know and those that follow us religiously on our blog and on this newsletter, I’ve been bearish on gold and silver now for nearly the entire year to date. At maalamalama, we’ve only been long in gold and silver mining stocks for 40 days … Continue reading Have Gold & Silver Finally Bottomed?

The Only Graph You Need to See to Understand the S&P500 Is Already Broken and Ripe to Break Further

The PPT (Plunge Protection Team) has been throwing its weight in the US stock markets with incessant futures buying, likely individual stock buying to ramp up the S&P500 index everytime it has broken key technical support line in intraday trading, and with even a blatant shutdown of all trading on the NYSE on 20 July … Continue reading The Only Graph You Need to See to Understand the S&P500 Is Already Broken and Ripe to Break Further

The Financial World in Review – Fragile Markets, Fragile Currency, Fragile Economies

We have subscribers to this newsletter from many different countries in the Americas, Europe, Africa and Asia. So today, we will discuss critical developing market situations all around the world.   As our offices are located in Singapore, consequently, sometimes people ask us, “When you discuss global stock markets, why do you concentrate on US … Continue reading The Financial World in Review – Fragile Markets, Fragile Currency, Fragile Economies

The Only Sustainable Solution for the Greek Debt Problem: Greece Must Grexit

Below, find maalamalama_Vlog_001, "The Only Sustainable Solution for the Greek Debt Problem", where I discuss three steps Syriza must take to solve their unsustainable debt problem: (1) Declare all EU imposed debt as illegitimate; (2) Arrest all bankers imposing this illegitimate debt upon Greece; and (3) Return Greece to sound money and return Greek banks … Continue reading The Only Sustainable Solution for the Greek Debt Problem: Greece Must Grexit

The REAL World Series of Poker (the Global Currency War) is Heating Up

At maalamalama, we started talking about developing global currency wars and the negative affects it would have on the global population well before it became fashionable to call them “global currency wars”. For example, I discussed in this article, In the REAL World Series of Poker, the Stakes are Sovereign Default, that I wrote in … Continue reading The REAL World Series of Poker (the Global Currency War) is Heating Up

Something Wicked This Way Comes

This article was originally released via our maalamalama free newsletter on 6 August 2015. To subscribe, please sign up at maalamalama.com There is something happening in the global economy that definitely scares the bejesus out of the Central Bankers now because the levels of manipulation to keep US stock markets propped up and gold and … Continue reading Something Wicked This Way Comes