Post Tagged with: "Treasury notes"

July 7, 2011 05:41

20 Warning Signs Of A Global Doomsday

Since a U.S. dollar collapse is ranked as the greatest risk to the world, and dollar’s fate is largely dependent on if the bond market has faith in Uncle Sam, it might be helpful to add five additional warning signs that the bond market is freaking out.

May 20, 2011 08:59

Mr. and Mrs. Obama Betting Their Money on Inflation

Mr. and Mrs. Obama fear inflation when they make their personal investments. Their investments concentrate on short-term Treasury debt, shunning the higher interest rates of long-term Treasury bonds, which carry the higher risk of inflation.

March 25, 2011 04:23

Peter Schiff calls Fed Chairman Bernanke a liar

Bernanke continues to act as a political puppet as he tries to convince people that there is no inflation while he prints money to buy US debt.

March 22, 2011 09:10

Milton Friedman’s Money Machine

The government is running a $1.6 trillion deficit. Nothing can be done politically to stop this. We are on a runaway train. The main brakes were removed in 1971. The only brake now is that of the bond vigilantes, but the Federal Reserve is the buyer of bonds today, along with Asian central banks. Stockman observed that “the Fed’s QE2 bond purchases have been so massive that it is literally buying Treasury paper in the secondary market almost as fast as new bonds are being issued.”

March 10, 2011 07:14

Should We Be Alarmed That The Biggest Bond Fund In The World Has Dumped All Of Their U.S. Treasury Bonds?

The global addiction to debt is going to have some very, very serious consequences. Instead of moving into a great time of peace and prosperity, everything is about to come falling apart.

January 28, 2011 08:18

Moody’s Says Time Running Out for U.S. as S&P Cuts Japan

Moody’s Investors Service said it may need to place a “negative” outlook on the Aaa rating of U.S. debt sooner than anticipated as the country’s budget deficit widens.

March 22, 2010 04:52

Obama Pays More Than Buffett as U.S. Risks AAA Rating

“It’s a slap upside the head of the government,” The bond market is saying that it’s safer to lend to Warren Buffett than Barack Obama.

February 25, 2010 16:48

Bernanke delivers warning on U.S. debt -Stage is set in U.S. for a Greek tragedy

With uncharacteristic bluntness, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke warned Congress on Wednesday that the United States could soon face a debt crisis like the one in Greece, and declared that the central bank will not help legislators by printing money to pay for the ballooning federal debt.