Posts Tagged ‘PIGS’

Weekly Recap & Outlook – 05.27.11

Friday, May 27th, 2011

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  •  Risk on, again?
  • Ugly economics, bouyed consumer, go figure

Today’s theme song comes from the Steve Miller Band…

Time keeps on slippin’, slippin’, slippin’

Into the future

Time keeps on slippin’, slippin’, slippin’

Into the future

Time keeps on slippin’, slippin’, slippin’

Into the future

Time keeps on slippin’, slippin’, slippin’

Into the future 

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“Who the #€££ do you think you are?” British politician to the EU

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010

Sorry, again, Mom, if you’re checking the blog, but this video features the H-E-double-hockeysticks word.  His speech emphasizes a line in a recent report from BCA Research on Ireland’s dillemma,

The big problem for Ireland today is that fiscal austerity without a large currency devaluation is like committing economic suicide – without a cheapened currency to re-create nominal growth, fiscal austerity can only serve to crush aggregate demand and precipitate an economic downward spiral.

He also repeats the dominoes to go after Ireland . . . Portugal and Spain, after which bailouts, the ECB’s emergency bailout money is gone.

 

And in response, Jean Claude Trichet, European Central Bank chief, had this to say:

Here is more on the speaker, Nigel Farage

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Weekly Recap & Outlook – 11.26.10

Friday, November 26th, 2010

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  • The dollar showcases its safe-haven status
  • PIGS are back at the trough
  • Great video on Quantitative Easing
  • Bonus

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Weekly Recap & Outlook – 02.26.10

Friday, February 26th, 2010

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  • Stuck stocks
  • Sovereign concerns continue
  • Economics getting mushy

 

Prior posts

 

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