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Latest Articles in Economy

Sentiment Speaks: Central Banks Control Nothing
Many believe in the Fed/PPT's Omnipotence The thickness of intellectual dishonesty amongst pundits and analysts in this stock market needs a power-saw to be cut through. And nothing presents this perspective more clearly than the certain belief in the power of central banks to prop up our market. In fact, this

GDP Second Estimate In Focus
The first revision to Q1 GDP has hit the tape this morning and the results are a marked improvement over the disappointing initial read of 0 7 The new figure is ratcheted up a half a percentage point to 1 2 still no great shakes but at least it s passed 100 basis points The Consumption

Why OPEC Couldn't Move Oil Prices Higher
The latest OPEC meeting was uncharacteristically tranquil, with little of the eleventh hour infighting and arm-twisting that has been so prevalent in previous meetings. The cooperative spirit has allowed OPEC to roll over its production cuts for another nine months, as expected, a move that has to be described as a

Is The Economic Outlook Terrible?
Today we were subjected to terrible 1Q2017 GDP numbers that even President Trump was silent as no amount of spin could make them look good. Most know that I think GDP is a relic from the early days of the industrial revolution - and, as configured and analyzed, measures little of what is important to Main Street

Dollar Weaker Ahead Of Key Inflation Data
Market Drivers  May 26, 2017 USDJPY takes out 111.00 Cable under pressure on weak Tory polls Nikkei -0.64% Dax -0.34% Oil $49/bbl Gold $1266/oz. Europe and Asia: JPY CPI 0.3% vs. 0.4% North America: USD GDP 8:30 USD PCE 8:30 USD Durable Goods 8:30 USD U of M 9:50 The dollar was mixed on the last trading day

President Trump???s Meeting In Brussels
With plenty of grist for the stock market mill ahead of Thursday s opening bell the biggest news story appears to be President Trump s meeting in Brussels Belgium with the North Atlantic Treaty Organization NATO today The organization steadfastly defended by previous U S President

Sentiment Speaks: How Did I Know We Would See A 2% Down Day In A Bull Market?
By Avi Gilburt, Price action over the prior week With the market remaining below our resistance of 2410SPX, we expected a drop towards 2330SPX.  This past week saw a drop which bottomed within 20 points of our target region. Anecdotal and other sentiment indications In my

Does The U.S. Still Need A Strategic Petroleum Reserve?
President Donald Trump released his official budget proposal this week, a plan that includes the sale of a significant chunk of the U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve. The blueprint proposes beginning sales as soon as next year, and the initial sale could raise as much as $500 million. Over the next decade, the U.S.

Reflation (as we define it) has room to run
The phrase reflation trade gets bandied about even though it is poorly defined meaning different things to different people Right now reflation is being used to refer to everything from inflation to economic expansion to U S President Donald Trump s tax and deregulation plans We

Beware of Central Bankers Bearing Gifts
Ulysses’s reputation preceded him.    ‘O unhappy citizens, what madness? Do you think the enemy’s sailed away? Or do you think any Greek gift’s free of treachery? Is that Ulysses’s reputation? Either there are Greeks in hiding, concealed by the wood, or it’s been built as a machine to use against our walls, or