Almost, almost, last Maglev post

So I give them credit for tenacity for sure, but the ghost has abandoned ship. The results of the final auction of assets of Maglev Inc. which took place on March 6th have been filed. By news accounts the total public funding into the local high speed maglev venture amounted to $23 million in federal . . . → Read More: Almost, almost, last Maglev post

Finding Opportunity in Silver, the Devil's Metal: Chris Thompson

Silver has been called the most volatile of metals. But volatility produces opportunity, according to Chris Thompson, a top-ranked StarMine analyst with Haywood Securities. In this exclusive interview with The Gold Report, Thompson forecasts a strong year-end for the devil’s metal, despite price weakness so far in Q2/12, and shares the names of a . . . → Read More: Finding Opportunity in Silver, the Devil’s Metal: Chris Thompson

Economic Events on May 17, 2012

At 8:30 AM Eastern time, the U.S. government will release its weekly Jobless Claims report. The consensus is that there were 365,000 new jobless claims last week, which would would be 2,000 less than the previous week.

At 9:45 AM Eastern time, the weekly Bloomberg Consumer Comfort Index will be released, providing an update . . . → Read More: Economic Events on May 17, 2012