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WalMart Raises Starting Wage To $11, Provides One-Time Bonus Following Trump Tax Reform

This report was originally published by Tyler Durden at Zero Hedge Add Wal-Mart to the growing list of companies boosting employee compensation in the aftermath of the passage of Trump’s tax reform. In a just released press release, Wal-Mart Stores announced it is boosting its starting hourly wage to $11, expanding maternity and parental leave […]

Psychic Makes 2018 Predictions: ‘North Korea Will Succeed In Sending A Missile’

Self-described psychic Susan Rowlen released a video detailing her predictions for the coming year. One of her most alarming predictions is that she says North Korea will succeed in sending a missile to the US at some point in the coming year. But don’t fret just yet. Within the first 30 seconds of Rowlen’s video, she admits […]

3 (Mis)Statements About Tax Reform

zerohedge.com / by Lance Roberts via RealInvestmentAdvice.com / Dec 21, 2017 3:10 PM With the passage of the Tax Cut And Jobs Act on Wednesday, I wanted to address a few of the questions and misinformation currently circulating about the impact of tax cuts on the U.S. economy. Over the last couple of months, I have been […]

Key Events In The Last Week Before Christmas

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Dec 18, 2017 9:09 AM It might be the last full week before Christmas – with both newsflow and trading volumes set to slide substantially – but there’s still a few interesting events and data releases to look forward to next week. Among the relatively sparse data releases schedule, we get US […]

Treasury Forecasts Tax Reform Will Lead To Longest Period Without Recession In History

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Dec 11, 2017 12:05 PM One week ago, in its latest assessment of the current state of tax reform in the aftermath of the Senate’s passage of the tax bill, Goldman analysts calculated that while growth impact from tax reform had increased fractionally to around 0.3% in 2018 and 2019 “reflecting the slightly larger amount of […]

Is Tax “Reform” Good for the US Dollar? How About Gold?

themaven.net / by Mike Mish Shedlock / December 3, 2017 Let’s investigate what happened after the last 3 major tax reforms. Another “reform” is on deck. I picked up this idea from Holger Zschaepitz, @Schuldensuehner, who made the following Tweet, posting a chart from Bloomberg. In the following chart, I add a key piece of legislation that someone […]

Small Caps Are Now More Expensive Than At The Peak Of The Tech Bubble

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Dec 5, 2017 12:21 PM Everyone knows that tech stocks are – or at least until investors realized that tax reform is a fiasco for the tech sector, were – the darlings of the market, resulting in the biggest concentration of hedge fund holders with a record number of HFs holding the 5 FAANG stocks; at […]

Is Tax Reform A Done Deal? This Is What Wall Street Thinks

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Nov 30, 2017 12:17 PM Following the backing of Sen. John McCain on the GOP tax reform bill, markets have surged to new all time highs as tax-sensitive banks lead the way, with Bloomberg reporting that odds for the tax bill’s passage may increase to “near-certainty” if the Senate can finish its version […]

John McCain Holds The Keys To Tax Reform’s Fate

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Nov 29, 2017 1:34 PM Anybody who was watching the July Senate floor vote on the Republicans’ bill to repeal and replace Obamacare will remember the audible gasps that John McCain elicited when he surprised his own party by voting against the plan. And now just four months later, he’s gearing up […]

Tax Reform Shaping Up to Be Bad for Individuals, High-Tax States

financialsense.com / FS STAFF / 11/15/2017 Details of the GOP tax reform bill have been released and what we’re finding is that it has the potential to impact taxpayers in several important ways, especially depending on where they live. This time on Financial Sense’ Lifetime Income Series, Jim Puplava talked about what we can expect to see if tax […]