The Treasury Yield: A Recession Is Coming
When the US government borrows money, the interest it pays is called the Treasury yield. It tells us how much […]
Mar 21, 2018 | Peter Christensen |
How Rising Interest Rates will Affect the Price of Gold?
Many investors assume that an increased interest rate affects gold prices negatively, but there is little to no evidence that supports that. In fact, history shows that increases in the interest rate may actually boost gold prices.
Mar 17, 2018 | Peter Christensen |
Why Do Some Coins have Ridges?
Some coins, such as the nickel and the penny, have no ridges along their edge, but other coins don’t. Why is that the case?
Mar 13, 2018 | Peter Christensen |
What Moves Stock Prices?
We are bombarded with news about the stock market. Why is it going up or down? Making sense of it can be done by understanding the different forces that move stock prices..
Mar 11, 2018 | Peter Christensen |
What is the least risky investment with the highest potential gain?
Knowing which investments are risky today and which are not is made easy by looking at one chart. Ignore this at your own risk..
Mar 09, 2018 | Peter Christensen |
Alan Greenspan: Stocks and Bonds Are in A Bubble!
Alan Greenspan, the former Chairman of the Federal Reserve, said to Bloomberg that “We have a stock market bubble [..[ and a bond market bubble.” While optimistic in the short term, he is dismal in the long term..
Mar 08, 2018 | Peter Christensen |