What's funny for the Faux News and CNBC crowd is that they don't even realize that in gold or Euro terms, the US market is already in trouble. You may feel rich (dollar holders) but trust me, you aren't. Ben Bernanke will make sure of that.
Happy 20th anniversary everyone. Right on schedule. I told you I had a funny feeling this week. Ultrashort financial and commodities (DBA) were great today, and REIC stocks like Countrywide and Wash Mutual fell off the cliff. And of course home prices continue to plummet.
Some days, you see why it pays to be a HP'er. We're as ready as you can be.
Stocks Plunge; Dow Down More Than 360
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Dow Jones industrial average dropped more than 360 points Friday -- the anniversary of the Black Monday crash 20 year ago -- as renewed credit concerns, lackluster corporate earnings and rising oil prices spooked investors.