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Notes From Underground: Wake Up! Wake Up! For Your Light Has Come

This line comes from the Jewish liturgy of welcoming the Sabbath. I use it here to make a note to my readers about a possible signal that the NASDAQ 100 sent on Friday. 973 more words


Ends up Triple Threat Thursday was pretty tame as markets only inch up slightly

U.S. stocks closed higher and Treasury yields rose on Wednesday after the release of written testimony from ex-FBI chief James Comey, with investors looking ahead to his U.S. 498 more words


The problems of the banks of Italy part 101

It is time to look again at a topic which is a saga of rinse and repeat. Okay I am not sure it is part 101 but it certainly feels like a never-ending story. 1,266 more words

General Economics

"The Honeymoon Period Is Over" - Bullard Ain't Buyin' Trump And Other Overnight News

Right, so by far the most amusing soundbites to hit the wires overnight came from St. Louis Fed chief James Bullard who, in an interview with Bloomberg TV… 625 more words

S&P 500

Will 2017 see an economic rennaisance for France?

This morning has opened with some better economic news for France as GDP ( Gross Domestic Product) growth was revised higher.

In Q1 2017, GDP in volume terms* rose barely less fast (+0.4%) than in Q4 2016 (+0.5%).

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General Economics

"Unexplained, High-Volume Drops," Yuan Shenanigans, And A Cartel Meeting

Well, things have been “choppy” overnight and especially around the flood of OPEC headlines that started coming in around 4:30 a.m. EST.

As noted earlier this morning… 410 more words

S&P 500

Notes From Underground: Angela Merkel Finally Faces Facts

Angie Angie

where will it lead us from here

Oh, Angie don’t you wish

Oh your kisses still taste sweet

I hate that sadness in your eyes, but Angie Angie…

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