The Market Ticker
Commentary on The Capital Markets
Main Navigation
CLICK what THE MEDIA does NOT want read

MUST-READ Selection(s):
The 28th Amendment

Student Loan 'Forgiveness'?

America Is DONE

Revolt Or Collapse: Pick One

The Bill To Permanently Fix Health Care For All

The CERTAIN Destruction Of Our Nation

Display full list of topics

Sarah's Resources You Should See
Sarah's Blog
Full-Text Search & Archives
Archive Access
Leverage, the book
Legal Disclaimer

The content on this site is provided without any warranty, express or implied. All opinions expressed on this site are those of the author and may contain errors or omissions. For investment, legal or other professional advice specific to your situation contact a licensed professional in your jurisdiction.


Actions you undertake as a consequence of any analysis, opinion or advertisement on this site are your sole responsibility; author(s) may have positions in securities or firms mentioned and have no duty to disclose same.

Market charts, when present, used with permission of TD Ameritrade/ThinkOrSwim Inc. Neither TD Ameritrade or ThinkOrSwim have reviewed, approved or disapproved any content herein.

The Market Ticker content may be sent unmodified to lawmakers via print or electronic means or excerpted online for non-commercial purposes provided full attribution is given and the original article source is linked to. Please contact Karl Denninger for reprint permission in other media, to republish full articles, or for any commercial use (which includes any site where advertising is displayed.)

Submissions or tips on matters of economic or political interest may be sent "over the transom" to The Editor at any time. To be considered for publication your submission must be complete (NOT a "pitch"), include full and correct contact information and be related to an economic or political matter of the day. Pitch emails missing the above will be silently deleted. All submissions become the property of The Market Ticker.

Considering sending spam? Read this first.

Archive Monthly Listing - Click Topic To Display
US Entrepreneurship Dead?
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-31 11:46:30
JC Penny -- Short To Zero?
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-31 10:52:23
The High End Is Done (COH)
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-31 09:01:31
Personal Income and Spending: Meh
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-31 08:49:07
To My Government: Take Out The Trash
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-31 08:41:06
Perhaps, There Is Hope.....
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-30 22:14:55
Facebook -- Bots Once Again Appear
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-30 22:02:35
A Box-O-Rocks
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-30 15:38:23
McCain: Still As Dumb As A Box Of Rocks
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-30 11:26:15
Auto Financing: You Don't Need Decent Credit
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-30 10:35:26
Capital Account with Doug Casey
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-30 09:50:09
And Now, The Consequences
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-30 09:20:05
Government Corruption On Display: Pedophilia
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-30 08:18:08
Zombie Banks in Europe? Say It Isn't So!
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-30 08:06:49
SR 64: Solutions #1
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-29 20:58:08
SR 65: The Bribery Solution
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-29 20:53:54
Interview on One Dollar of Capital
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-29 20:52:45
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-29 14:24:21
More Details Emerging About Colorado Shooting Suspect
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-29 12:06:13
Something To "Brighten" Your Sunday...
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-29 10:38:14
More Fraud: California Parks
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-28 17:13:13
More Obfuscation by Bloomberg (And Others): Trade
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-28 15:16:00
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-28 13:53:35
New Investment Idea: High-Capacity Magazines
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-27 14:22:19
Starbucks: Burnt Coffee Sucks
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-27 10:56:13
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-27 10:10:16
Pharma Scheme (Finally) Under Attack
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-27 10:01:42
GDP: Deteriorating
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-27 09:17:51
Rahm Emanuel, The Dictator
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-26 10:01:49
Claims: Holy Crap!
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-26 08:42:56
Durables: Look Inside!
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-26 08:36:59
A Sprint In My Step
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-26 08:07:20
A Jawbone In The Shorts
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-26 07:45:59
Oh Look, Handcuffs in Ireland!
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-25 21:35:49
Ok, So What's Up With Short-Sale Scams?
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-25 21:30:21
SR62: What Is The National Debt?
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-25 21:24:03
SR61: What Is The Fed?
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-25 21:23:23
Oh No..... (Hindenburg)
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-25 18:32:07
The Virtual Tractor Market Has Collapsed
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-25 17:02:10
Sandy Weill: ONE DOLLAR OF CAPITAL! (Light)
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-25 07:43:42
Mayor Bloomberg Attempts to Foment Insurrection
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-25 00:48:28
Just A Random Musing On China -- And A Hindenburg
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-24 21:18:48
NetFuxed And crApple
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-24 18:07:05
And Now, The Rest Of The Story (Catholic Bishops)
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-24 16:12:01
Oh Look, Handcuffs! (Catholic Church)
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-24 13:22:20
Well, I'll Be Damned, America Is Waking Up
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-24 13:13:52
Buy Your Guns And Ammunition NOW
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-24 10:43:46
UPS: Miss. Anyone Remember 2008?
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-24 10:32:13
Richmond Fed: Recession
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-24 10:13:47
Well Look What We Have Here! (TSA & Johnson)
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-23 23:35:39
Boo Hoo Colleges -- Eat Your PEAS!
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-23 23:20:50
Our Insane Society
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-23 14:46:17
Wow, They're Going To "Revamp"?
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-23 14:08:47
Headed For The Ceiling (Spanish Bond Yields)
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-23 09:21:18
Rep. Jeff Miller (FL-R-1): Deer In The Headlights
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-22 16:24:47
About Greece And The Euro...
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-22 15:52:05
Why All Must Demand A Stop To Financial Fraud
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-22 14:27:25
More On The Colorado Theater Shooting
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-21 14:57:16
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-20 15:50:26
How To Lose A YEAR'S Worth Of Gains In An Hour
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-20 12:09:50
The Market Always Exposes Lies (Spain & Europe)
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-20 11:49:48
Mayor Bloomberg: FU (Batman Shooting)
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-20 11:32:01
Philly: Here's Your Recession!
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-19 11:06:19
Thursday Musings On Financial Fraud
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-19 10:15:37
Claims: Survey Week, BAD - 386k
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-19 09:12:23
Ron Paul: Federal Reserve A Fallacy, Flawed System
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-18 13:16:06
SR60: Fractional Reserve Lending
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-18 12:00:22
Two Florida Stories For Your Consideration (Violence)
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-18 11:11:10
The Lost Opportunity, For Left, Right and Libertarian
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-18 10:21:15
SR 59: Is The Fed Part Of The Government?
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-17 16:00:05
Senate Investigations Committee: Utter Hypocrisy
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-17 15:56:53
Rob The Government, Help Government Motors!
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-17 14:19:50
Update: Sprint Keeps Sprinting
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-17 12:18:23
SR58: Who Issues The Money?
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-17 10:29:28
Bernanke Is Not An Adult - Are There Any In DC?
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-17 10:16:35
CPI: All Energy, All The Time
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-17 09:42:40
Oops.... (Governor Johnson)
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-16 17:12:16
The Seminal Political Questions
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-16 16:03:59
David Stockman: Here It Comes!
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-16 15:11:38
Chicago Is Dying, And Rahm's At Fault
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-16 11:34:46
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-16 11:11:02
Three Months Makes A Trend (Retail Sales)
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-16 09:34:40
Ready For Tanks In The Streets In Greece?
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-15 11:40:08
"Politicians Have To Stop What They've Been Doing"
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-15 00:43:49
A 20+ Year Oligopoly Teeters
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-14 17:00:51
Nancy Cassis, You Slandering Troll
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-14 13:37:10
PFG Founder Arrested: Now How About The NFA and CFTC?
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-13 16:52:18
What Does Being Hispanic Have To Do With Buying A Gun?
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-13 13:24:44
PPI: 0.1%, Core 0.2%
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-13 10:01:45
JP Morgan: Fraud Is Fraud, Where Are The Indictments?
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-13 09:34:04
But I Thought Tickerguy Was Wrong? (Health Care)
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-12 23:25:17
LIeBOR; More Roaches Surface
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-12 23:02:01
As If PFG Best's Auditor Wasn't Enough....
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-12 21:16:52
You Got To Be Kidding Me (PFG Best's Auditor)
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-12 20:34:55
Mittens Probable VP: Be Afraid, Be Very Afraid
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-12 20:06:12
Liars, Damn Liars, And Budgets
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-12 15:03:19
Time To Widen The Boycott (Penn State)
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-12 13:34:28
Fed Complicity In JP Morgan Trading Scandal?
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-12 11:39:48
Why Libertarians Need To Change Their View On Immigration
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-12 11:21:11
LIBOR: Get In Front Of This Or Get Buried
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-12 10:27:18
The Journal Continues To Pump Housing
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-12 10:09:43
This Morning on CNBC: Oh My
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-12 09:14:07
Jobless Claims: Out Of People To Fire?
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-12 08:56:53
Blatant Lawlessness Repeated Over 100 Years
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-11 15:50:25
Eating Exhaust Is Conducive To Self-Regulation
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-11 12:46:07
Oh The Irony....
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-11 12:04:30
Meanwhile, Back At The Lily Pad...
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-11 11:18:13
More on PFG Best - Capital Account
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-10 23:13:37
PFG Best: Bank Documents Intercepted?
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-10 19:41:49
So I Need To "Be An Adult" About Fraud Eh?
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-10 12:14:39
Where Are The (Legally-Imposed) Guillotines?
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-09 23:51:04
Consumer Credit May - Huh?
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-09 18:41:48
Oh Oh, Another Possible MF Global?
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-09 17:19:34
No, Really? (More Ponzi and Political Stupidity)
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-09 15:24:57
Well That Didn't Work (European "Rescue")
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-09 09:12:38
So Now The Constitution Is "Radical"?
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-08 23:33:34
Oh Mr. Sheriffs -- GO GET 'EM!
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-07 13:04:33
This Is Why Corporate Fraud Continues
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-06 15:17:52
Uh Oh... Is The Securitization Fraud Teetering?
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-06 15:03:40
When Statist Back-Turning On Fraud Loses...
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-06 11:55:43
Wait: Somebody Committed Crimes? (Gary Johnson)
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-06 10:41:03
NFP: +80k, Yuck
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-06 08:54:36
Kudlow's Lament: "Where Are The Animal Spirits?"
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-05 20:12:20
Is Influence Peddling Still Illegal? (Countrywide)
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-05 09:39:05
Claims and ADP - What?!
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-05 09:16:00
About Those Pensions Ben... (Social Security)
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-04 19:07:01
SR56: Audit The IRS!
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-04 15:54:11
Janet Calls Out The Media
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-04 10:32:05
July 4th Musings
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-04 10:18:26
SR55: The Basic Problem (Bill Still)
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-03 22:58:26
Work For A State Or Local Government? Read This
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-03 12:06:04
Where Are The (Legally-Imposed) Hangings?
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-03 10:18:13
Pilgrims Responsible For Violence? Really?
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-03 09:59:38
Impaired Driving On Weed: An Answer
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-02 15:36:29
The United States of Korea
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-02 14:40:57
ISM: Recession Incoming
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-02 10:07:45
Oh Really? Fraud As A Business Model Is News?
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-02 08:55:48
ROFL! Japan, Here We Come!
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-02 08:42:51
Finland: No So Fast, Frau Merkel!
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-02 08:26:33
PPACA And The Death Of Medical Care (And Choice)
by Tickerguy at 2012-07-01 15:04:54
Expired article titles (not viewable by your user class) are displayed but struck through and not clickable.