Bill Bonner


The Bottom Is Still Ahead for This Bear Market

The dog days of summer continue. Not much action on Wall Street. Everything is on hold. The future will have to wait. But (taking a wild guess) when history starts up again we will see that: 1) The bond market topped out in May. (Since then, bondholders have lost a lot of money. People who depend on low bond...

Bonner for Fed Chairman!

The Dow fell 93 points yesterday. Gold fell $19 an ounce – closing below $1,300 an ounce. Nothing serious....

The Claptrap Behind the Minimum Wage Debate

New York seems to have more than its fair share of knuckleheads. Paul Krugman and Tom Friedman are both...

A “Dark Horse” Candidate to Replace Ben Bernanke

Markets continued their summer trading behavior last week. Up a little, down a little… meandering… strolling… not in a...

And the Next Fed Chairman Will Be…

Cometh the hour, cometh the man. Or the woman… The White House is casting about for a new Fed...

What’s America’s No. 1 Export?

Another day of piddly trading, with piddly losses for both stocks and gold. So let’s turn back to our...

Old Man Rothschild Was Right…

When we left you yesterday we were lamenting how the American working classes have lost ground. Today, the typical...