Jim RickardsJim Rickards

James G. Rickards is the editor of Strategic Intelligence, Crash Speculator, Gold Speculator and Tactical Currency Profits. An Ex-CIA insider, he is also an American lawyer, economist, government advisor and investment banker with 40 years of experience working in capital markets on Wall Street. He was the principal negotiator of the rescue of Long-Term Capital Management L.P. (LTCM) by the U.S Federal Reserve in 1998. His clients include institutional investors and government directorates.

His work is regularly featured in the Financial Times, Evening Standard, New York Times, The Telegraph, and Washington Post, and he is frequently a guest on BBC, RTE Irish National Radio, CNN, NPR, CSPAN, CNBC, Bloomberg, Fox, and The Wall Street Journal. He has contributed as an advisor on capital markets to the U.S. intelligence community, and at the Office of the Secretary of Defense in the Pentagon. He has also testified before the U.S. House of Representatives about the 2008 financial crisis.

Rickards is the author of The New Case for Gold (April 2016), and four New York Times best sellers, Currency Wars (2011), The Death of Money (2014), The Road to Ruin (2016), and Aftermath (2019) from Penguin Random House. And his latest book, The New Great Depression was published in January 2021.


New Crash Indicator Buy: Trade This Troubled Healthcare Provider Poised For Major Declines

Many healthcare providers are caught in the crossfire of overleverage, uncertainty about Medicare and Medicaid reimbursements, and the possible end of ObamaCare. With the economy slowing down and the future of healthcare a major issue in the next election, stocks in this sector are vulnerable. Today, Jim and Scott identify one major healthcare provider poised for substantial declines due to both internal weak cash flow problems as well as the uncertainty of future government subsidies.

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New Crash Indicator Buy: Bet Against This Vulnerable Airline As Disruptions Continue

As the summer season kicks off, travelers rely on airlines to provide a great experience while flying. When passengers consistently have their travel plans delayed and flight operations are not at peak efficiency, an airline stock will suffer as a result. Jim and Scott identify one major U.S. airline that is suffering from multiple disruptions in its operations that makes it vulnerable to a sharp downward conrrection in its stock price.