The global economy has $57 trillion more debt now than it did at the last bubble peak in 2008. The energy sector alone has $248 billion in junk bond debt
If you’ve ever known someone with cancer, you know the terrible side effects of the disease… mutated cells replicating throughout the body, slowly taking over vital organs, until they stop
What a week it’s been! Since last Thursday when the selling began, volatility – as measured by the CBOE Volatility Index (aka the “VIX”) – has rocketed higher, and doesn’t
Selling real estate is hard, if for no other reason than emotionally. But real estate prices could tank to 2000 levels when the greatest housing bubble in modern history EXPLODES.
1,300. That’s about the number of times that individual stocks and exchange-traded funds (ETFs) were halted on Monday. Stock exchanges halt the trading of securities when there is extreme volatility.
When bubbles burst, they usually kick off with a 20% to 50% slide right out the gate – most often within a matter of months.
Despite the Fed’s talk of a rate hike as soon as next month, long-term U.S. Treasury yields continue to trend lower as investors seek the safety of U.S. Treasury bonds.