Rand Paul: Trump Will Repeal Regulations on Day 1

During an interview with the FOX Business Network’s Maria Bartiromo, former Republican Presidential Candidate Senator Rand Paul, (R-Ky.), said regulations would be a top priority for Donald Trump on his first day as the President of the United States.





Ringing in the New Year with a Bullish Case for Gold

By Frank Holmes via Iris.xyz You could say gold miners struck gold in 2016. The group, as measured by the NYSE Arca Gold Miners Index, finished the year up an amazing 55 percent, handily beating all other asset classes. Miners were followed by commodities at 25 percent and silver at 15 percent. Gold finished up 8.6…

Puppy Love? Has Rational Thinking Subdued Investors’ Infatuation With the Markets?

By SNW Asset Management via Iris.xyz The markets are infatuated with the prospect of stronger U.S. economic growth, and are ready to believe in higher inflation and interest rates as suggested by the pro-growth agenda of President-elect Donald Trump. Since the election, the stock market has rallied and interest rates have risen sharply. Infatuation and puppy…