Why Axel Merk Owns Gold
Because the road to hell — a road stretching from the Fed to the Eurozone to the U.K. to Japan — is paved with good intentions, he says.
Investors Head for Exits, Fearing QE Pullback
Global markets are on a downward trend because of numerous concerns, including the possibility that central banks will ease off their stimulus programs.
PIMCO’s Gross Warns: Get Out of Market, Fed’s QE Chemo Treatment Failing
The lifeblood of America’s ailing economy—the Fed's QE plan—may be “anemic, oxygen-starved, or even leukemic,” warns bond king Bill Gross in his latest missive to shareholders.
Quick QE Exit Unlikely, but Do Get a Bond Haircut: PIMCO, Loomis Sayles
"A bond and equity investor can choose to play with historically high risk to principal or quit the game and earn nothing,” says PIMCO's Bill Gross.
‘Abenomics’ Is Turning Japan’s Economy Around
Can Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s plan to lift Japan out of deflation and spur economic expansion—known as "Abenomics"—really work?
PIMCO’s Gross Calls Liquidity Action ‘Monetary Red Bull’
The always-colorful Bill Gross employed an energy drink metaphor to describe recent action from the world’s central banks.
Currency Manager Merk on Cyprus and Why PIMCO’s El-Erian Is Wrong
Merk doesn’t buy the PIMCO chief's argument that time will heal the crisis.
In Reversal, Gundlach Bullish on Treasuries
The famed money manager has reversed his once-bearish stance on government debt.
Equities Light Rocky Road to Recovery
We are cautiously positive for the global economy, and for global equities in particular, as we look ahead into 2013.
Roubini: Sequester Could Mean Another Downgrade
Perma-pessimist Nouriel Roubini says that despite efforts to downplay the effects of the coming automatic spending cuts, the impact will be significant.