Annual Forecast Issue: Full-on Depression? Runaway inflation? Or will a breakthrough in a field like anti-gravity from all of that money being poured into CERN energize the world and will lead us to a group realization that much of what we’re doing (and doing to one-another) is just plain wrong and stupid?
We’re coming to an interesting junction as we peer into the future a few short weeks into 2015. Rally or die week ahead for markets, too.
For as long as I’ve been writing about finance (30-years), planning a reasonable course in 2015 is probably the most difficult year on record. The numbers about Fed money creation, the Federal Debt to the Penny – and where we are in the sunspot cycle do not lie, though,
But how much do we understand of that which we think we know?
Time for coffee and a few headlines about underlying assumptions, the Trading Model, and then a nervous look into some very odd trends. Of the sort that can flip the world upside down in 2015.