Daily Digest 3/18 – How The Gov’t Stalled Coronavirus Testing, The Exponential Power of Now

Economy COVID-19: Imperial researchers model likely impact of public health measures (JK) “We use the latest estimates of severity to show that policy strategies which aim to mitigate the epidemic might halve deaths and reduce peak healthcare demand by two-thirds, but that this will not be enough to prevent health […]

New Studies Raise The Coronavirus Threat Factor

The more we learn about the coronavirus, the more nefarious we realize it is. Most public efforts to are focused on detecting those with symptoms, like a fever. But new research shows that the majority of covid-19 carriers (50%-75%) are asymptomatic. So you’re much more likely to get infected by […]

What’s Causing The Gold & Silver Sell-off?

Periodically, we invite notable outside experts to share their insights exclusively for the Peak Prosperity audience. Today we’ve asked our friends at GoldSilver.com for their latest thoughts on the recent sell-off in the precious metals. Jeff Clark, GoldSilver’s senior metals analyst, presents his conclusions below that the PMs are reacting […]

Daily Digest 3/17 – The World Is Insolvent, Gig Economy Workers Are Our Newest First Responders

Economy Will This Year’s Census Be the Last? (tmn) Under the terms of the Constitution, everyone in the United States was to be counted, except “Indians not taxed” (a phrase that both excluded Native peoples from U.S. citizenship and served as a de-facto acknowledgment of the sovereignty of Native nations). […]

Coronavirus: Public Panic & Market Carnage

The lockdowns predicted in yesterday’s video update are already starting to happen. Italy, Spain, New Zealand, Northern Ireland, Israel and a growing number of countries are locking down their borders and tightening restrictions on movement. More and more US states & cities are banning public gatherings and forcing closure of […]

Daily Digest 3/16 – Putin Unleashes Strategic Hell on the U.S.; Stay Home, No Matter What Politicians Say

Economy Hospitals Push Off Surgeries to Make Room for Coronavirus Patients (Sparky1) “The less people we have to bring or move around our community, the better,” said Ann Prestipino, an executive and incident commander for Massachusetts General Hospital, which Monday will begin switching all outpatient visits to virtual care, where […]

Coronavirus: Prepare For National Lockdown

As the number of covid-19 infections outside China now exceed those within, the masses across the world are starting to panic. Empty grocery store shelves. Fights over toilet paper. Schools closing and sending students home en mass. Desperate pleas from health workers to stay home when sick unless in truly […]

Daily Digest 3/15 – Europe Is Canceled, How Long Will The Oil Price War Actually Last?

Economy Europe Is Canceled (tmn) Meanwhile, once-open borders within the E.U. are being sealed back up. Austria is barring entry from Italy, to which Switzerland has also closed nine border crossings, while the Czech Republic has effectively closed its border for 30 days, allowing in only Czech citizens and allowing […]

REPLAY VIDEO: Coronavirus/Market-Meltdown Q&A Webinar #3

Here’s the replay video of Friday’s “Ask Anything” Coronavirus/Market-Meltdown Q&A webinar #3. Why is this restricted to Peak Prosperity’s premium subscribers? Two main reasons: One — we expect a number of our answers to be our ‘best guesses’ given the incomplete data available. We don’t feel it appropriate to put […]

Disruptions Triggered By The Coronavirus Are Now Exploding Everywhere

Looking at Ben Hunt’s “case, case, case, cluster, cluster…BOOM!” progression for covid-19, more and more countries are now entering the late cluster stage. That means, expect Italy, Iran, South Korea, Japan, Spain, France, Germany, the US and a number of others to enter the “BOOM!” phase shortly. That’s when hospitals […]

TONIGHT: ‘Ask Anything’ Coronavirus Live Q&A Webinar #3

What a week! Covid-19 has been shutting down businesses, schools, sporting events, etc across the world AT THE SAME TIME AS the mother of all market meltdowns is in process. Since Monday, Chris and I have produced nine (9) full-length videos in our efforts to stay on top of all […]

Registering For Our ‘Ask Anything’ Live Q&A Webinar #3

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Daily Digest 3/13 – Good News Friday: South Korea Composting Its Way To Sustainability, Could an Invasive Snail Save Your Morning Coffee?

This is Good News Friday, where we find some good economic, energy, and environmental news and share it with PP readers. Please send any positive news to dd@peakprosperity.com with subject header “Good News Friday.” We will save and post weekly. Enjoy! Economy The 2020 census kicks off across the United […]

SPECIAL REPORT: The 10-Year Bull Market Just Died Of Coronavirus

Given the extraordinary and historic meltdown underway in the markets, we’ve just recorded interviews with two of the most prominent financial experts we know to make sense of what’s happening, and what’s most likely to come next. John Hussman is famous for his accurate predictions of both the 2001 and […]

Daily Digest 3/12 – World ‘Not Ready’ For Covid-19 Pandemic, ‘Remain in Mexico’ Asylum Policy To Stay In Place

Economy Coronavirus ‘highly sensitive’ to high temperatures, study says (Rob B.) Published last month, though yet to be peer-reviewed, the report suggested heat had a significant role to play in how the virus behaves. “Temperature could significantly change Covid-19 transmission,” it said. “And there might be a best temperature for […]

Market Meltdown-Mageddon: History In The Making

Coronavirus concerns have triggered the second-fastest market plunge into a bear market in history: Stocks, commodities, cryptocurrencies — nearly every asset class — are being liquidated in a desperate panic. We here at Peak Prosperity have long warned about the risk of such a “Sell Everything!” event (see here, and […]

The W.H.O. (Finally!) Declares Coronavirus A “Pandemic”

In the spirit of letting the horse run out, catch an Uber to the airport, then hop a trans-Atlantic flight, *before* closing the barn door, WHO Director General Tedros Adhanom finally admitted today that the coronavirus outbreak should now be officially recognized as a “pandemic”. He now urges all countries […]

Daily Digest 3/11 – National Guard Deployed To NY, UN Climate Report Paints Grim Picture

Economy How canceled events and self-quarantines save lives, in one chart (Rob B.) According to infectious disease epidemiologist Marc Lipsitch at Harvard, it’s “plausible” that 20 to 60 percent of adults will be infected with Covid-19 disease. So far, 80 percent of cases globally have been mild, but if the […]

Daily Digest 3/10 – Calm Returns To Markets After Share Turmoil, The U.S. Isn’t Ready For Coronavirus

Economy Calm returns to markets after share turmoil (TS) On Monday, the major US stock indexes fell so sharply at the start of trading that the buying and selling of shares was halted for 15 minutes, as a so-called “circuit breaker” aimed at curbing panicky selling came into effect. However, […]

Coronavirus: New Data Introduces (Some) Hope

What should I do to protect myself from the coronavirus? How long will the threat last? Will it go away when summer gets here? Will we eventually developed ‘herd immunity’ and, if so, when will it start to kick in? These are just some of the many questions viewers and […]