Market Mayhem

As if ongoing U.S. political turmoil wasn’t enough, chaos hit the markets.

Common stocks. In what appears to be a “pause in trend,” stock markets everywhere were hit hard last week. The U.S. Dow-Jones Industrial average dropped 14%—from a Feb.

Heading back down

The next economic leg forecast by Martin Armstrong’s Socrates computer software turned down last weekend. Having accurately forecast the improvement in confidence which we’ve seen in America following the election of Donald Trump, Socrates next leg is a darkening period from …

Teetering Governments

The Zimbabwean military overthrew the government of 93-year-old dictator Robert Mugabe and placed him under house arrest. Mugabe’s sacking of his vice president and subsequent attempt to set up his wife as successor triggered the action. The country’s chaotic economy …