European Economy

Stay informed about the latest developments in the ongoing crisis in the Eurozone and the European economy.

Trouble usually equals opportunity for the investor. Whether it means picking up shares on the cheap or real estate in the doghouse — perhaps even the euro when it’s ‘on sale’ — don’t discount Europe’s economy from your investing radar.

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First Gold, Then Stocks
Going into this week, hedge funds were exceptionally bullish on gold. Their ‘net long’ position was 262,000 contracts, with each contract representing 100 ounces of gold.
Best Weekend Ever
In Friday’s Daily Reckoning, I asked whether you have to win one to lose one. After witnessing two momentous grand finals on the weekend, the answer to that is an emphatic ‘no’.