20 02, 2017

Confessions of an Economic Hit Man – John Perkins

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Confessions of an Economic Hit Man - John Perkins Here at Blue Point Trading we thought it might be interesting to go beyond mere trading ideas and study the economic realities in the world we live in today. To do [...]

25 02, 2014

Blue Point Trading Market View – February 25, 2014

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How much did Iraq and Afgan war cost America? When President George Bush originally first presented the Iraq war idea, he told Congress that it would cost $1.7 billion. In fact once Iraq was democratized, the subsequent Iraqi oil deals [...]

12 08, 2013

Blue Point Trading Market View – August 12, 2013

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China slowing 2013? Usually when looking at a growing economy, one can track loan growth (a measure of economic activity) and compare it to its GDP output. Looking at the thumbnail chart, for China we can see a major divergence [...]

10 05, 2013

Blue Point Trading Market View – May 10, 2013

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Victorian England Charles Dickens debtors prisons come to America. Thousands of poor Ohioans face the prospect of incarceration, even though imprisoning someone for a debt that person can not pay is prohibited by the U.S. Constitution, a 1983 United States [...]

30 11, 2012

Blue Point Trading Market View – November 30, 2012

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US debt parabolic - what does this foretell? First lets understand the terms and what we are talking about. As of 2009 the total US debt was around 369% of GDP. This is derived from taking all US government debt [...]

29 03, 2012

Bluepoint daily market view – March 29, 2012

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Household debt signals more rough times? The Great Recession is officially over (or is it?), but for a huge number of Americans, serious debt lives on. U.S. households owe a combined $11.5 trillion on credit cards, car loans, mortgages and [...]