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Price of EVERYTHING Up But What’s the REAL Reason? Commodities Supercycle or Price Gouge?

COMMODITY SHORTAGE? OR PRICE GOUGE?

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Prices are soaring higher every single day it seems. We can blame the central banks. We can talk about the restrictions and lockdowns having an impact on the supply chain. We can also discuss the logistical problems over the last year or so. But what if part of the problem was not inventory and shortages but was more about price gouging and schemes to push prices higher? Does that interest you? Well…

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Inflation Forces the Bank of Canada’s Hand Ahead of Fed and ECB – Bloomberg

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-04-22/inflation-forces-the-bank-of-canada-s-hand-ahead-of-fed-and-ecb

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Bank of Canada becomes first to signal exit from stimulus – BNN Bloomberg

Bank of Canada becomes first to signal exit from stimulus – BNN Bloomberg

The Bank of Canada took the biggest step yet by a major economy to reduce emergency levels of monetary stimulus as it hailed a stronger-than-expected recovery from the pandemic. Policy makers led by Governor Tiff Macklem said Wednesday they would scale back their purchases of government debt by a quarter to $3 billion (US$2.4 billion) and accelerate the timetable for a possible interest-rate increase.

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The trouble with ‘bubble’: Why Canada’s red-hot housing market is defying the burst – The Globe and Mail

The trouble with ‘bubble’: Why Canada’s red-hot housing market is defying the burst

If it makes you feel better to say Canada’s housing market is a bubble, go ahead and say it. Everyone else has. Ten years ago, The Economist magazine concluded Canadian real estate was grossly overvalued. Nine years ago, Merrill Lynch declared Canadian housing was afflicted by “overvaluation, speculation and oversupply.”

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The Price of the Stuff That Makes Everything Is Surging – Bloomberg

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-05-01/the-price-of-the-stuff-that-makes-everything-is-surging

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Deepest Backwardation Since ‘07 Shows World Short on Commodities – Bloomberg

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-04-30/deepest-backwardation-since-07-shows-world-short-on-commodities

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George Fallis: It’s a housing bubble in Toronto, not a supply squeeze | Financial Post

George Fallis: It’s a housing bubble in Toronto, not a supply squeeze

The Toronto price escalation is not caused by supply problems George Fallis, Special to Financial Post Last month, the average house price in Toronto was up 16.7 per cent vs. March 2020. This was an acceleration of a trend in which Toronto house prices have risen 10 per cent a year over the last five years.

TRAIN LOADS OF LUMBER JUST STACKED UP !!!! Why – YouTube

‘Bad things happening’ in Ontario real estate market as homebuyer complaints surge

‘Bad things happening’ in Ontario real estate market as homebuyer complaints surge

Posted: April 28, 2021 Last Updated: April 28, 2021 When Carla Vanderdeen-Fenech started shopping for a home in Hamilton in late 2020, she knew it would be competitive. What she didn’t expect was to live in a friend’s basement for five months despite having made a healthy down payment on a $1.1 million house.

Tighter mortgage standards, blind bidding ban may be needed to slow housing market: National Bank of Canada CEO | Financial Post

Tighter mortgage standards, blind bidding ban may be needed to slow housing market: National Bank of Canada CEO

Louis Vachon says further analysis needed to understand if housing market trends are permanent TORONTO – National Bank of Canada’s CEO said on Friday that additional macro- and micro-prudential adjustments may be required over the next few months to avoid a potential burst of a speculative bubble in the country’s housing market.

Toronto looking to ban tall buildings in three downtown neighbourhoods | Urbanized

Toronto looking to ban tall buildings in three downtown neighbourhoods | Urbanized

A zoning bylaw amendment that’s making its way through City Council would place height restrictions on new developments in three downtown Toronto neighbourhoods, effectively putting a ban on tall buildings.

Costco paper towels: Now with 20 fewer sheets per roll – RedFlagDeals.com Forums

Costco paper towels: Now with 20 fewer sheets per roll – RedFlagDeals.com Forums

For the real deal hunters of RFD: Costco paper towels. Same price as the previous several times buying them. Now with 20 fewer sheets. 140/160= .875


Food prices continue to rise. Inflation is coming. More money moving into the stock market. Value stocks have seen more inflows and tech stocks and other growth stocks are also performing well. More money is being pumped in from all sides, creating a massive bull market that apparently will never end as we are on a permanently high plateau. Stimulus driving markets higher.


— APPENDICES —

— The Money GPS: Swaggystocks.com is an interesting look at retail trading. Cut through all the nonsense and simply look at the data (Instagram Feb 21, 2021)
— The Money GPS: Swaggystocks.com shows you exactly what’s going on with the retail traders. Ignore the garbage on the actual boards and just get the data (Instagram Feb 21, 2021)
— The Money GPS: Bitcoin $240,000? (Instagram Feb 17, 2021)
— The Money GPS: TOP 2 TRADES FOR 2021 (Instagram Feb 15, 2021)
— The Money GPS: Commodities for 2021 — Boom or bust? (Instagram Feb 14, 2021)
— The Money GPS: Leave your emotions at the door investing is strictly business (Instagram Feb 13, 2021)
— The Money GPS: Clubhouse. Get in the app because I’m planning on going live daily. (Instagram Feb 13, 2021)
— The Money GPS: Brandon Dawson. One guy to watch out for as an investor to see what he’s doing and compare. (Instagram Feb 12, 2021)
— The Money GPS: REAL Unemployment Rate 10% (Instagram Feb 11, 2021)
— The Money GPS: Zoom out and see what you’re doing objectively (Instagram Feb 7, 2021)
— The Money GPS: SPAC IPO trend getting out of hand (Instagram Feb 6, 2021)
— The Money GPS: Citadel made lots of money from the retail traders (Instagram Feb 5, 2021)
— The Money GPS: Oil, commodities rising. Price will impact consumers. (Instagram Feb 5, 2021)
— The Money GPS: GME and AMC attracted many buyers. Illiquid stocks/micro cap stocks are now trendy. Be careful. (Instagram Feb 4, 2021)
— The Money GPS: Silver rockets higher (Instagram Feb 2, 2021)
— The Money GPS: Silver squeeze next? (Instagram Jan 31, 2021)
— The Money GPS: ETF loses 80% of assets! (Instagram Jan 31, 2021)
— The Money GPS: The Fed will not pop the bubble (Instagram Jan 30, 2021)
— The Money GPS: Wall Street Bets on Reddit is adding millions of people. Retail traders needed to keep the prices going higher. (Instagram Jan 30, 2021)
— The Money GPS: Jim Cramer says don’t go for grand slam. What do you think? (Instagram Jan 29, 2021)
— The Money GPS: Robinhood caps hot stocks like #gme to 1 share! (Instagram Jan 29, 2021)archive
— The Money GPS: STOCK MARKET TUMBLES as GME soars (Instagram Jan 29, 2021)
— The Money GPS: Find a company you thought was no longer in business, buy some shares, get rich quick. Is that what’s seriously happening right now?! (Instagram Jan 29, 2021)
— The Money GPS: Hedge your bets like @mcuban ? (Instagram Jan 28, 2021)
— The Money GPS: Fed won’t pull the plug right? (Instagram Jan 25, 2021)
— The Money GPS: Delaying the inevitable pain. (Instagram Jan 25, 2021)
— The Money GPS: Money flooding into stocks (Instagram Jan 24, 2021)
— The Money GPS: 2 ears, 1 mouth — use in that ratio. (Instagram Jan 23, 2021)
— The Money GPS: Buy the biggest shorts? (Instagram Jan 23, 2021)
— The Money GPS: Investing legend says bad things are coming because paper printing does not create an economy. (Instagram Jan 22, 2021)
— The Money GPS: The purpose of big tech is to absorb your data. Not to provide a service and later take advantage of you. Look up In Q Tel. (Instagram Jan 21, 2021)
— The Money GPS: Moving south? (Instagram Jan 21, 2021)
— The Money GPS: Bitcoin going higher? (Instagram Jan 20, 2021)
— The Money GPS: Janet Yellen will you go “big”? (Instagram Jan 19, 2021)
— The Money GPS: Time to move? (Instagram Jan 19, 2021)
— The Money GPS: Never stop (Instagram Jan 18, 2021)
— The Money GPS: Invest in yourself first (Instagram Jan 18, 2021)
— The Money GPS: BITCOIN HITS $40,000 (Instagram Jan 7, 2021)
— The Money GPS: To get where you want to be, you have to know where you are now. (Instagram Jan 4, 2021)
— The Money GPS: Aim Higher (Instagram Dec 17, 2020)
— The Money GPS: Never lose money (Instagram Dec 16, 2020)
— The Money GPS: Master one thing before moving on. Know where you are in the cycle. (Instagram Dec 15, 2020)
— The Money GPS: Be a better investor | How to be a better investor. Window shop! (Instagram Dec 12, 2020)

— FOOTNOTES —

The Money GPS on Twitter: “Wake up to the suits and ties. They’re all lying to you. None are your friends. None wish to help you. Wolves in sheep clothing. More distractions than ever before. The magician always makes a spectacle to hide the trick. / Twitter”

Wake up to the suits and ties. They’re all lying to you. None are your friends. None wish to help you. Wolves in sheep clothing. More distractions than ever before. The magician always makes a spectacle to hide the trick.

The Money GPS on Twitter: “CHINA SAYS BITCOIN AN “INVESTMENT ALTERNATIVE”. Consider the possibility of a country or central bank dumping 1% of their U.S. Treasuries to buy Bitcoin. If others followed? Not suggesting will happen. I’m just discussing the implications, if any. #bitcoin #crypto #china #CBDC pic.twitter.com/JVCnwV2vI2 / Twitter”

CHINA SAYS BITCOIN AN “INVESTMENT ALTERNATIVE”. Consider the possibility of a country or central bank dumping 1% of their U.S. Treasuries to buy Bitcoin. If others followed? Not suggesting will happen. I’m just discussing the implications, if any. #bitcoin #crypto #china #CBDC pic.twitter.com/JVCnwV2vI2

The Money GPS on Twitter: “”HIGH RISK” #HOUSING MARKET. So what will be done? Nothing. #Mortgage rates near record lows. “Blind” bidding. Artificially low listing prices purposely used to generate euphoria and overbidding to increase sales commission. This is the biggest #bubble and it’s not just #Toronto pic.twitter.com/vQvu8gGByK / Twitter”

“HIGH RISK” #HOUSING MARKET. So what will be done? Nothing. #Mortgage rates near record lows. “Blind” bidding. Artificially low listing prices purposely used to generate euphoria and overbidding to increase sales commission. This is the biggest #bubble and it’s not just #Toronto pic.twitter.com/vQvu8gGByK

The Money GPS on Twitter: “”Fed Sounds Alarm on Commercial Real Estate, Business Bankruptcy” Nothing to see here folks. Market is doing well. Stimulus is all that matters. The Fed loves us all. Ignore all negative news and hate anyone who highlights that which is clearly a major issue #realestate #bubble pic.twitter.com/IRDsy53G5A / Twitter”

“Fed Sounds Alarm on Commercial Real Estate, Business Bankruptcy” Nothing to see here folks. Market is doing well. Stimulus is all that matters. The Fed loves us all. Ignore all negative news and hate anyone who highlights that which is clearly a major issue #realestate #bubble pic.twitter.com/IRDsy53G5A

The Money GPS on Twitter: “IF THEY WILL FIGHT OVER PLAYSTATION…What would they do for food? #ps5 #PlayStation5 #playstation #ps5fight #walmart pic.twitter.com/hbimVKzeta / Twitter”

IF THEY WILL FIGHT OVER PLAYSTATION…What would they do for food? #ps5 #PlayStation5 #playstation #ps5fight #walmart pic.twitter.com/hbimVKzeta


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How To Fix the Economy – Introduction
How To Fix the Economy – Bailouts
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How To Fix the Economy – Manufacturing
How To Fix the Economy – Financial Markets
How To Fix the Economy – Media
How To Fix the Economy – Overseas Investment


The Money GPS on Twitter: “Going live on #clubhouse at 11am PST / 2pm EST. Make sure to follow me on there and turn the notification bell on so it will pop up when I start the room. I gave away all the invites I had and will give more away as soon as I get them. pic.twitter.com/kF9UV6euK0 / Twitter”

Going live on #clubhouse at 11am PST / 2pm EST. Make sure to follow me on there and turn the notification bell on so it will pop up when I start the room. I gave away all the invites I had and will give more away as soon as I get them.

— The Money GPS: Clubhouse. Get in the app because I’m planning on going live daily. (Instagram Feb 13, 2021)

 


The Money GPS on Twitter: “The Money GPS Financial Education 101 coming soon.100% free eCourse for you to learn from but for those who already know the content, this is perfect to share with others. I’m creating this course for people specifically to get the foundation #money #moneyGPS #financialeducation pic.twitter.com/nzqVVSSorT / Twitter”

The Money GPS Financial Education 101 coming soon.100% free eCourse for you to learn from but for those who already know the content, this is perfect to share with others. I’m creating this course for people specifically to get the foundation #money #moneyGPS #financialeducation pic.twitter.com/nzqVVSSorT


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