More Government Money?

January 11, 2012

I don’t understand the Japanese economy. The federal government has a huge debt burden, and the country’s bonds have suffered credit rating downgrades, yet the yield on [...]

The Arrogance Cycle

September 7, 2011

This week I’d like to offer a shameless plug for my second book, which is just out. In The Arrogance Cycle, I provide what every investor needs to know to protect his or [...]

Weathering the Storm

August 11, 2011

Referring to the recent developments in the stock market as unpleasant is like referring to the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor as unpleasant. This is as rough and volatile a [...]

Debt Limit Outrage

July 11, 2011

Thursday afternoon I appeared on CNBC with my friend Rick Santelli to discuss the debt limit and what may happen when it is reached sometime in early August. If you saw the [...]


May 25, 2011

The Marx Brothers had a song about painless dentistry. It went something like “Herman is the painless dentist/ Of his painless work we sing/ When he drills or hammers at [...]

Are You SmartandRich?

March 24, 2011

I was on CNBC’s The Kudlow Report the other day with a renowned investment guru I will call I.M. Smartandrich. I.M. was giving himself a big pat on the back, which is most [...]