Financial Apocalypse by Bert Dohmen Dohmen Capital

THE MARKETS AND THE ENDING QUANTITATIVE EASING (QE2) IN JUNE

By Bert Dohmen
Friday, June 24th, 2011

By Bert Dohmen, editor of the Bert Dohmen’s WELLINGTON LETTER The $600 billion dollar QE2 program of the Federal Reserve is ending in late June. What will the consequences be for the markets? Let’s look at history. Last year when the first QE program stopped, it was followed by the stock market plunge in May and June, along with commodity prices (except… Continue reading »

Signs of a Market Top

By Bert Dohmen
Thursday, May 26th, 2011

SIGNS OF A MARKET TOP Our work strongly suggests that the disguised “distribution” of stocks since mid-February is now becoming more visible. This is so reminiscent of the top in 2007 when the big, smart money was exiting while the public was being lured into the markets with false stories of eternal prosperity. Last week we saw sharp “momentum” declines in some… Continue reading »

THE FED: INFLATING THE NEXT BUBBLES

By Bert Dohmen
Tuesday, April 26th, 2011

   “Real” wages (inflation adjusted) have been declining for 30 years or more. The labor unions tell us this while making the point that the rich have prospered at the same time. That the only thing we agree on with them. However, their insinuation is that the rich have taken the money from the laborers. The truth is that the inflationary policies… Continue reading »

KNEE-JERK REACTIONS ARE OFTEN WRONG

By Bert Dohmen
Monday, April 4th, 2011

By Bert Dohmen March 14-2011 How will REVOLTS, RECORD EARTHQUAKES & TSUNAMIS, RECORD FLOODS, SOVEREIGN DEBT, etc. effect your investment?  We can’t remember a time when so much global turmoil occurred all at the same time. Perhaps during the Great Depression years we can find some similarities. This brings challenges to investors and investment professionals. Let’s try to figure this out.  The… Continue reading »