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May 20, 2016, Vol.34, No.10

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For monetary diversity

Diversity, especially in the matter of ideas, is at the top of the Grant's election-year monetary reform agenda.

Transmission mechanism

A cyclical stock that dances to the beat of a cyclical industry (as well as to the cha-cha-cha of the Federal Open Market Committee). Now unfolding is a speculation about a profit-driven investment decline.

Yield from hunger

A dividend aristocrat of the North with an unsustainable payout.

Just type 'CNRR001'

That the world's second-largest economy is an accident waiting to happen is a longstanding tenet of these pages. What's new is the mounting evidence that the accidental occurrence is drawing closer.

We hardly knew ye

On Friday the 13th of May, Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc. announced its intention to redeem the three issues of preferred stock that featured in the April 8 issue of Grant's.

One and done

A fall in profits and activity comes despite an explosion in bank lending to businesses – time to reconsider that rate hike, Chair Yellen?

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About James Grant

James Grant founded Grant's Interest Rate Observer in 1983 following a stint at Barron's, where he originated the "Current Yield" column.

His books include works of financial history, finance and biography. They are: “Bernard M. Baruch: The Adventures of a Wall Street Legend” (Simon & Schuster, 1983); “Money of the Mind: Borrowing and Lending from the Civil War to Michael Milken” (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1992); “Minding Mr. Market” (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1993); “The Trouble with Prosperity” (Times Books, 1996);  “John Adams: Party of One” (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2005); “Mr. Market Miscalculates” (Axios Press, 2008); and “Mr. Speaker! The Life and Times of Thomas B. Reed, the Man Who Broke the Filibuster” (Simon & Schuster, 2011).


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