A Federal Budget Cut We Need

Congress has an idea:

American consumers have shown about as much appetite for the $1 coin as kids do their spinach. They may not know what’s best for them either. Congressional auditors say doing away with dollar bills entirely and replacing them with dollar coins could save taxpayers some $4.4 billion over the next . . . → Read More: A Federal Budget Cut We Need

Rick Mills’ Secret to Making Money off China’s Stealth Metal Demand

When it comes to supply and demand dynamics, Aheadoftheherd.com Publisher Rick Mills does his own math. China may make a show of its alleged copper surplus and Germany may downplay its need for efficient energy sources, but Mills foresees demand spikes in a number of specialty metals. In this interview with The Critical . . . → Read More: Rick Mills’ Secret to Making Money off China’s Stealth Metal Demand

Economic Events on December 3, 2012

The figures for motor vehicle sales for November will be released today.  The consensus estimate is that 15 million autos were sold last month, which would be 700,000 more than the previous month.

At 10:00 AM Eastern time, the Construction Spending report for October will be released, and the consensus is that there was . . . → Read More: Economic Events on December 3, 2012