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zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Jun 20, 2017 8:00 PM Update 8 (9:40 EST): Handel has now pulled away to a 5.2% lead with roughly 66% of the vote counted. Seems that, just like with Hillary, outspending your opponent by 7-to-1 doesn’t really help that much…oops. Meanwhile, the Georgia puppetmaster is calmly enjoying the rewards of his […]
FANG Stocks just took out Friday/Monday's crash lows to the lowest since April 28th as NFLX leads the collapse. The no-brainer is down 12% from its record highs last week, officially entering correction… FANGs are down 8% from their highs… This is the biggest drop since the election.
While many “conventional” indicators of US economic vibrancy and strength have lost their informational and predictive value over the past decade (GDP fluctuates erratically especially in Q1, employment is the lowest this century yet real wage growth is non-existent, inflation remains under the Fed’s target despite its $4.5 trillion balance sheet and so on), one […]
zerohedge.com / by Lance Roberts via RealInvestmentAdvice.com / Jun 8, 2017 12:47 PM The “Bond Bears” just can’t seem to catch a break. Beginning in mid-2013, there have been numerous calls the 30-year bond bull market was dead. The reasoning was simplistic enough – economic growth was set to return pushing inflation, and ultimately interest rates, higher. Unfortunately, as […]
caseyresearch.com / June 03, 2017 Justin’s note: It’s time for a universal basic income (UBI). At least, that’s what Mark Zuckerberg thinks. Zuckerberg is the founder and CEO of social media giant Facebook. Last week, he spoke in favor of a universal basic income while delivering the commencement speech at Harvard’s graduation ceremony. According to Zuckerberg, […]
The last two weeks have seen speculators cover over $710 billion worth of Fed rate-hike bets – the biggest move in Eurodollar futures history as Trump concerns and Fed Minutes reignite lost faith in the ebullient future that sparked the creation of a record $3 trillion bet that The Fed will be right this time. […]