The Choice Is(n’t) Yours

It doesn’t get much clearer than this:

The first case—Obama triumphant—obviously makes it easiest to imagine America doing what it takes to restore full employment. In effect, the Obama administration would get an opportunity at a do-over, taking the strong steps it failed to take in 2009. Since Obama is unlikely to have a . . . → Read More: The Choice Is(n’t) Yours

The End of the Debt Supercycle Draws Near: John Mauldin

Are developed nations across the globe at the precipice of oblivion? Yep, says pundit John Mauldin. Fresh after the announcement of a new joint venture with Casey Research and the conclusion of his own Strategic Investment Conference in Carlsbad, Mauldin spoke to The Gold Report. He believes that investors have a small window . . . → Read More: The End of the Debt Supercycle Draws Near: John Mauldin

Economic Events on May 8, 2012

At 7:30 AM Eastern time, the NFIB Small Business Optimism Index for April will be released, providing information regarding the health and confidence of small businesses in the United States.  The consensus is that the index is at a level of 93.0, which is 0.5 points higher than the previous month’s value.

At 7:45 . . . → Read More: Economic Events on May 8, 2012