All posts tagged "spain"

  • Inexpensive Country ETF CAPE basis
    A Value Investor’s Potential Opportunity in Country ETFs

    A couple of weeks ago financial writer Brett Arends wrote an article featured at Marketwatch highlighting what he referred to as "the 8 cheapest stock markets in the world."

    • Posted February 25, 2014
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  • Athanasios Orphanides - MIT
    Athanasios Orphanides: Cyprus Precedent Major Blow to European Union

    The latest tempest in a teapot, tiny Cyprus, which amounts to 0.2% of the economic output of the European Union, roiled markets early this week when a proposal was floated to tax depositors in their undercapitalized banking...

    • Posted March 20, 2013
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  • Harry Dent September 2012
    Harry Dent: Next Year Will Be Major Bad for Europe and China

    Harry Dent was interviewed on Fox Business and provided his outlook for the global economy. Dent characterized the European plans to buy bonds as a “desperate move.” He said the European economy is the biggest question mark...

    • Posted September 5, 2012
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  • Mario Draghi
    ECB’s Mario Draghi Ends Stock Drought

    After markets worldwide tumbled (especially Europe, down 6.4%) from July 20th through the 25th, the European Central Bank’s president Mario Draghi cried uncle with rhetoric aimed at stemming the decline; and it worked (at least temporarily). Yesterday...

    • Posted July 27, 2012
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  • Mario Monti
    European Summit Agreement Gets Stocks Moving

    Germany relented from their hard line stance agreeing with the plan to allow the European Financial Stability Facility (EFSF) to get bailout funds to banks; mainly Spain. Italy’s prime minister Mario Monti (photo left), while claiming to...

    • Posted June 29, 2012
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  • David Rosenberg June 2012
    David Rosenberg: European Crisis at Existential Moment

    Bloomberg’s Tom Keene and crew interviewed David Rosenberg, chief economist and strategist at Gluskin Sheff, to get his views on the economy and markets. Rosenberg gained notoriety for his bearish forecasts on the economy before the 2008-2009...

    • Posted June 27, 2012
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  • George Soros - June 2012
    George Soros: Europe in Danger of Evolving into German Empire

    George Soros made news yesterday proclaiming the EU has three days left and warning the summit this week could turn into a “fiasco.” Talking about the prospect of a German empire and a permanently depressed periphery, Soros...

    • Posted June 26, 2012
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  • Jeffrey Kleintop LPL Financial
    Jeffrey Kleintop: Gold and Oil Are Buys on Renewed Chinese Growth

    Jeffrey Kleintop, chief financial strategist at LPL Financial and author of Market Evolution: How to Profit in Today’s Changing Financial Markets, still thinks it’s to early to get into stocks.  So said Kleintop in an interview on...

    • Posted June 11, 2012
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  • Sprott Asset Management Short Positions
    Eric Sprott, “The Dominoes Will Continue to Fall”

    Canadian hedge fund manager Eric Sprott ($9 billion assets under management) was on CNBC’s Halftime Report yesterday. The interview was conducted at the SkyBridge Alternatives (SALT) conference in Las Vegas (two videos included below). Sprott said we...

    • Posted May 10, 2012
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  • Harry Dent - Great Crash Ahead
    Harry Dent: Spain Could Be Catalyst to Take U. S. Market Down 20%

    CNBC’s Rick Santelli interviewed Harry Dent yesterday. Dent has been on record predicting a titanic bear market in equities beginning sometime over the next year. Dent pointed out that Spain has higher unemployment, as well as higher...

    • Posted May 1, 2012
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