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Euro Pacific Commentaries by Peter Schiff

Every week, we release one commentary from Peter Schiff and another from a featured Euro Pacific broker or analyst, or a consultant. Opinions expressed are those of the writer, and may or may not reflect those held by Euro Pacific Capital, or its CEO, Peter Schiff. Browse years of searchable archives below.
Peter Schiff
Despite fresh signs of surging inflation (crude oil prices surpassing $39 per barrel for the first time in 14 years, and yesterday's ISM report that showed the employment cost index at a 17 year high and...
Peter Schiff
The startling reality of today's GDP figures reveals a U.S. economy in which weaker than expected growth is occurring against a backdrop of accelerating inflation. Despite the positive spin, this is not the glowing...
Peter Schiff
Alan Greenspan’s absurd statement in his testimony before Congress this morning, that "As yet, the protracted period of monetary accommodation has not fostered an environment in which broad-based inflation pressures...
Peter Schiff
When analyzed as a whole, the principal economic data that emerged this week, including “higher than expected” retail sales, CPI numbers, housing starts, and unemployment claims, and “lower than expected”...
Peter Schiff
Today's much stronger than expected 1.8% increase in March retail sales, while heralded as good news by Wall Street economists, is actually bad news for the long-term health of the U.S. economy. Fully one half of...
Peter Schiff
With interest rates remaining at historic lows, there is virtual unanimity among market watchers that interest rates will rise in the not-so-distant future. A contrarian, therefore, might be forced to...
Peter Schiff
In what amounts to the best April Fool's joke of the day, the labor department released the much-delayed February Produce Price Index which, according to government statisticians, apparently rose by the standard.1%!...
Peter Schiff
A story in the Times of London, that the Bank of Japan has ended its policy of dollar intervention, has been officially denied by the Japanese Ministry of Finance. It has been speculated that the...