A wolf in sheep's clothing?
Discussion of stock market cycles can get esoteric. It is important, though, to understand where a market sits relative to other historical periods, both bullish and bearish. In this article, we start with a teenager's opinion about holding stock paying no dividend and extend towards a macro discussion on secular bull and bear markets. We also mention how the recent contagion in Greece and Puerto Rico as well as the stock market meltdown in China can shed light in understanding these cycles.
Deflation still lurking
Deflation is a term frequently used in these pages. If you want to understand deflation a bit more, go to our Economic Laws. Deflation is the central banker's worst nightmare. Often they will go to extraordinary lengths to prevent this economic condition. In Europe, the central bank went cuckoo for bonds and yet the continent cannot seem to escape deflation's grip.
Wealth DNA Interview
The Wealth DNA show is dedicated to informing and educating investors. Listen to host Ron Nawrocki's interview with Jim Mosquera recorded on May 11, 2015. Ron was so excited about the interview that he invited Jim to participate in a future panel discussion. Visit our Podcast page for this and other interviews.
Steven Spierer Interview
Listen to Jim Mosquera's interview with Talk Radio One host, Steven Spierer. Steven interviewed Jim on May 9, 2015. While there was much discussion on E$caping Oz: Navigating the crisis, the conversation delved into higher education and some of the reasons for its escalating costs.