Inflation, Zimbabwe Style

Via Prieur du Plessis’ website, we see that inflation in Zimbabwe remains slightly elevated (Fortunately for the Mugabe regime, Core Inflation remains contained):


Fortunately for the Mugabe regime, Core Inflation remains contained . . .

Category: Inflation

Perception versus Value

Category: Credit, Derivatives, Finance, Financial Press

FASB Bombshell: FAS 140 to Eliminate QSPEs

Category: Credit, Derivatives, Legal

More Financial Turmoil

Category: Corporate Management, Credit, Derivatives, M&A

Bernanke: Rates Are Well Positioned to Spur Growth

Category: Credit, Economy, Federal Reserve, Inflation

Uh-Oh: Economist Cover on Oil

Category: Commodities, Contrary Indicators, Energy, Financial Press

Saut: No Bottom in Financials, Housing

Jeffrey Saut, chief investment strategist at
Raymond James & Associates in St. Petersburg, Florida, talks about the outlook for financial and housing markets, investing in
dividend-paying stocks, and some of his equity recommendations.

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Jeffrey Saut Doesn’t See Bottom in Financials, Housing


Jeffrey Saut Doesn’t See Bottom in Financials, Housing: Video
Bloomberg,     June 3 2008

Category: Video

Corporate vs Personal Income Taxes

Category: Corporate Management, Dividends, Taxes and Policy

Total Fed Lending to Depository Institutions

Category: Credit, Federal Reserve

Financial Sector: Beware LEH, CIT

Category: Derivatives, Finance, Short Selling, Trading