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Pay-TV Companies Tank As Subscriber Losses Surge To Record Highs In 2017

As the broader markets casually melt-up to new record highs with each passing day, one small corner of the equity market is in full on meltdown mode: cable and satellite pay-tv providers.  Down anywhere from 3-10% on the week, investors in this space seem to be finally admitting that record subscriber losses, quarter after quarter, […]

Frontrunning: April 6

Senate Set to Vote to Eliminate Supreme Court Filibuster (WSJ) Trump’s Xi Summit Tests Promises on Trade, North Korea  (BBG) Is North Korea putting a nuclear-tipped bargaining chip on the table? (Reuters) Why Xi Jinping Must Tread Carefully When He Meets Trump  (BBG) China Market Access in Spotlight as Meeting Nears  (BBG) Trump Rethinks Foreign […]

MTV Removes Racist ‘Hey Fellow White Guy’s Video’; But the Internet Remembers

I can go a lot of ways with this material. I could trigger many of you to breathe fire over the racist MTV video that mocked and demonized white males, but what’s the point? These people are irrelevant and ineffective. They’re losing the culture wars, targeting the largest group of people (white males) in the […]

Frontrunning: December 13

Trump Picks Exxon Chief for State Amid Concerns (Reuters) Buoyant Markets Pose New Challenge for the Fed (WSJ) Tweeter-in-Chief Trump Faces Test After Yellen’s Rate Decision (BBG) Trump Dissing Daily Intelligence Briefing Worsens Rift With CIA (BBG) SWIFT confirms new cyber thefts, hacking tactics (Reuters) UniCredit share issue lifts banks before Fed meeting (Reuters) Senate […]

ESPN Loses A Record 621,000 Subscribers In One Month

Last April, HBO effectively marked the death of the cable TV bundle when they decided to launch “HBO Now” and sell their content directly to consumers for $15 per month.  While other “over-the-top” providers have existed for years, this decision was pivotal because it was the first time that any major content provider decided to […]

Frontrunning: September 23

Futures slip after three-day rally as oil dips (Reuters) Charlotte protests diminish early on Friday as family views video (Reuters) Undecided Voters Are Proving a Tough Sell for Clinton and Trump (BBG) Facebook Overestimated Key Video Metric For Two Years (WSJ) Trump received $1.6 million from Secret Service (Politico) How Bond Yields Got This Low […]

The Election Has Been Hacked: The Dismal Reality Of Having No Real Electoral Choices

Submitted by John Whitehead via The Rutherford Institute, “Free election of masters does not abolish the masters or the slaves.” ? Herbert Marcuse The FBI is worried: foreign hackers have broken into two state election databases. The Department of Homeland Security is worried: the nation’s voting system needs greater protection against cyberattacks. I, on the […]

ZeroHedge: Global Stocks Rebound As Brexit Odds Decline Following Tragic Death Of UK Lawmaker

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Traders are still stunned by the dramatic move in risk assets during yesterday’s US session. As a reminder, at the lows for the day in the mid-morning Eastern Time, we saw the DAX at -1.81%, FTSE -1.13%, S&P500 -1.03%, US […]

ZeroHedge: Global Stocks Continue To Plunge As Central Banks Disappoint, Brexit Looms

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. The last time US equities fell after the Fed came out as overly dovish was in January, when the Fed modestly relented on its “tightening” plan. It was immediately dubbed as “policy error” and led to the February market swoon […]

ZeroHedge: Frontrunning: June 15

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Osborne Warns of Brexit Tax Toll as ‘Leave’ Gains in Polls (BBG) Clinton wins D.C. primary, has ‘positive’ meeting with Sanders (Reuters) Federal grand jury could charge wife of Orlando shooter (Reuters) Brexiteers swiftly closing in on Remain as poll […]