Alice in Wonderland I spent a lot of time today watching CNBC’s coverage of the World Economic Forum in Davos. I feel like I’m in
Schiffreport: January 5, 2018 Trump: We Will Win on Trade Earlier this morning the government released the December Nonfarm payrolls report, AKA the Jobs Number.
Market Ignoring Economic Realities All three of three of the U.S. stock market indexes are ringing in the New Year with new record highs. The
Trade Deficit Moving Higher as Economy Slows Down Yesterday we got the release of the October monthly Trade Deficit and we got a trade deficit
Summary: Today’s big miss in the Nonfarm Payroll report indicates further proof for the Fed that the Q1 weak economic data was not transitory. Coupled
Summary: Box office revenues for this holiday weekend were the weakest since 1999. Why is that? Some say the movies were not very good, but
Summary: The Fed is now indicating it needs evidence that the Q1 weak economic data is transitory and not a trend. This is interesting for
Summary: Trump fantasy persists in the face of weakening economic data, health care and tax reform uncertainty. The reality is that the damage done to
Today the Federal Reserve raised interest rates for the third time in 10 years Of course, the tightening cycle began with the first rate hike
It looks like the Republicans on Capitol Hill, with the blessing of Donald Trump, are trying to repeal one big healthcare program and replace it
Peter Schiff is an economist, financial broker/dealer, author, frequent guest on national news, and host of the Peter Schiff Show Podcast.