Financial Apocalypse by Bert Dohmen Dohmen Capital

THE BIG DOUBLE-DIP

By Bert Dohmen
Monday, August 1st, 2011

 Bert Dohmen headlined his May 9th issue of the award-winning WELLINGTON LETTER, “RETURN OF THE DOUBLE-DIP.” It referred to the fact that the economy had already re-entered a recession.   Dohmen made his case by adjusting nominal GDP using actual inflation, not the “deflator,” which is a defective number used by the government to make inflation appear lower than it is. As a… Continue reading »

THE PROCLAIMED “DEAL “ in WASHINGTON is a HOAX

By Bert Dohmen
Monday, August 1st, 2011

 A “Deal” in Washington on the debt debate was announced Sunday night. On Monday morning we got some details. Conclusion:  there is no “deal,” at least as defined in the private sector.   This is similar to you going to  buy a car, you come out of the little room with the sales manager, and your wife asks, “did you buy the car?”… Continue reading »

“SLASHING” ECONOMIC FORECASTS

By Bert Dohmen
Monday, July 25th, 2011

  By Bert Dohmen,  www.dohmencapital.com  On July 18, Marketwatch.com had this headline:  “Goldman Sachs slashes Economic Forecasts.”  Over two months ago, the headline of Bert Dohmen’s WELLINGTON LETTER was:  “RETURN OF THE DOUBLE-DIP.” That referred to a double-dip recession. Bert Dohmen has called the start of every recession in the last 33 years, often to the exact month. So, perhaps he is… Continue reading »

Financial Crisis–Phase II

By Bert Dohmen
Saturday, July 23rd, 2011

(published on Forbes.com) Jul. 19 2011 – 4:54 pm | 969 views | 1 recommendation | 1 comment Posted by Bert Dohmen In late 2007, I wrote the book Prelude To Meltdown, predicting the global crisis that occurred the following year.  I now see a similar confluence of events that warns of  phase II of the global crisis. Once again I see… Continue reading »

RETURN TO REALITY

By Bert Dohmen
Saturday, July 9th, 2011

In our SMARTE TRADER service we had just closed out all short positions on June 15, which was the exact day of the low of the 6 week decline. There was a surprising announcement from the White House on June 23. We repeat what we wrote in Smarte Trader that day as it is still applicable today: The big shocker today was… Continue reading »