US is Bankrupt: $89.5 Trillion in US Liabilities vs. $82 Trillion in Household Net Worth & The Gap is Growing. We Now Await the Nature of the Cramdown.

Aug
04

There are many ways to look at the United States government debt, obligations, and assets. Liabilities include Treasury debt held by the public or more broadly total Treasury debt outstanding. There’s unfunded liabilities like Medicare and Social Security. And then the assets of all the real estate, all the equities, all the bonds, all the deposits…all at today’s valuations. But let’s cut straight to the bottom line and add it all up…$89.5 trillion in liabilities and $82 trillion in assets. There. It’s not a secret anymore…and although these are all government numbers, for some strange reason the government never adds them all together or explains them…but we will. READ MORE

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Biderman on CNBC: Job numbers boosted by end of extended unemployment

Jul
31


TrimTabs’ Charles Biderman joined Rick Santelli on CBNC to talk about the “underutilized” labor market and millennial investment habits.

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Biderman on FOX Business: Concerned about new stock buyback announcements

Jul
23


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Biderman on FOX Business: Second Half Swoon

Jul
23


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Biderman on CNBC: Earnings have never predicted future stock prices

Jul
15

America has Adopted the Sclerotic European / Japanese Model

Jul
08

America has Adopted the Sclerotic European / Japanese Model;
Nationalized Risk, Low Growth, and an ever Larger Safety Net!
But Why? READ MORE

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The Game We Know is Over – A New Game About to Begin!?!

Jun
23

Since 2009, a lot of analysts have learned the hard way not to play Chicken Little and scream the sky is falling. However, after last week’s FOMC meeting as a capper to so many other economic and geopolitical issues brewing, seems things are getting serious. Take a looksee at yet another chart…READ MORE

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Biderman with Santelli: “Lest we forget debt only works when debt creates growth greater than the cost of borrowing.”

Jun
20

Global Rates collapse – Who(s) is behind this?

Jun
11

As yields collapse globally, equity markets hit cycle or record highs, and real estate again is stretching for new records…What gives on the dislocation of bonds vs. risk? Click here to read more

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The Story of America’s Economic Illiteracy – Truth hidden in Plain Sight…Yet We Choose to be Blind?

Jun
10

Fat, drunk, and stupid is no way to go through life*…” and never has this been more apropos than now. American’s may have occasionally tied one too many on and certainly have enjoyed more than their share of McFatty meals. Less visible but possibly of greater importance is the toxic combined lack of educational push and/or individual pull to understand the finances and economics in which we live, work, and perhaps hope to raise a family. American’s are simply economically irresponsible and clueless. Click here for more.

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Charles BidermanCharles Biderman is the Chairman of TrimTabs Investment Research and Portfolio Manager of the TrimTabs Float Shrink ETF (TTFS)

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