January 28, 2022 7:11 am

Confidence In US Govt Policies At Lowest Since 2014; UMich Survey

Confidence In US Govt Policies At Lowest Since 2014; UMich Survey

After preliminary January data showed a further weakening in University of Michigan’s Consumer Sentiment survey, the final print weakened even further with the headline drop…

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January 28, 2022 6:46 am

Rabobank: “Prepare For Impact”

Rabobank: “Prepare For Impact”

By Michael Every of Rabobank

“Prepare For Impact”

This is not a Friday brimming with positive developments, to put it mildly. However, at time of writing Asian stocks were following US futures higher on wha…

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January 28, 2022 6:24 am

The Fed’s “Instability Trap”

The Fed’s “Instability Trap”

Authored by Lance Roberts via RealInvestmentAdvice.com,

What if the Fed can’t hike rates? It’s an interesting question and one we delved into in Part 1 – “Fed Won’t Hike Rates As Much As Expected.”

With the J…

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January 28, 2022 6:07 am

Pittsburgh Bridge Collapses Hours Before Biden Visit

Pittsburgh Bridge Collapses Hours Before Biden Visit

10 people were injured when a snow covered bridge in Pittsburgh collapsed Friday morning, just hours before President Joe Biden is scheduled to visit for a previously arranged trip to di…

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January 28, 2022 5:50 am

Consequences, Consequences, Who Would Have Guessed…

Consequences, Consequences, Who Would Have Guessed…

Authored by Bill Blain via MorningPorridge.com,

“The downright bleeding obvious is often a surprise!”

Markets are great at reacting to a single stimulus but are like a frog in a pan o…

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January 28, 2022 5:43 am

Fed’s “Favorite” Inflation Indicator Highest In 38 Years, Personal Spending Drops Most Since Feb

Fed’s “Favorite” Inflation Indicator Highest In 38 Years, Personal Spending Drops Most Since Feb

Analysts expected a mixed picture from income and spending data in December (with spending expected to drop and incomes rise – an odd pairing …

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January 28, 2022 5:21 am

For Robinhood, Firing Vlad Tenev Is The First Step To Redemption

For Robinhood, Firing Vlad Tenev Is The First Step To Redemption

Submitted by QTR’s Fringe Finance

Robinhood (HOOD) – a name that I have been buying since about 40% ago, as detailed here, and am continuing to buy (baghold) this afternoon …

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January 28, 2022 5:07 am

Neurotic Futures Tumble Despite Record Apple Quarter

Neurotic Futures Tumble Despite Record Apple Quarter

If you thought that yesterday’s blowout, record earnings from Apple would be enough to put in at least a brief bottom to stocks and stop the ongoing collapse in risk assets, we have some…

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January 28, 2022 4:00 am

Matthew Tuttle Timed His Anti-ARKK ETF Perfectly And Has $350 Million In Inflows To Show For It

Matthew Tuttle Timed His Anti-ARKK ETF Perfectly And Has $350 Million In Inflows To Show For It

Over the last couple of weeks, we have written extensively about the plunge in Cathie Wood’s flagship “Innovation” ARKK fund.

But it’s the man…

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January 28, 2022 3:30 am

Two Shortages That Threaten To Absolutely Eviscerate The Global Economy In 2022

Two Shortages That Threaten To Absolutely Eviscerate The Global Economy In 2022

Authored by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog,

This was supposed to be the year that things “got back to normal”, but here we are at the end of Ja…

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January 28, 2022 2:45 am

J.D. Power Says Auto Prices To Hold Firm In 2022, Despite Lower Sales Volume

J.D. Power Says Auto Prices To Hold Firm In 2022, Despite Lower Sales Volume

It looks as though those sky-high auto prices aren’t going to be coming down anytime soon.

In addition to numerous automotive CEOs – the latest of which was Elon…

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January 28, 2022 2:00 am

Putin Has The Power To Intensify Europe’s Energy Crisis

Putin Has The Power To Intensify Europe’s Energy Crisis

By Haley Zaremba of OilPrice.com,

Summary

Europe’s energy crisis has already cost governments tens of billions of dollars and a looming confrontation with Russia would only make t…

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January 28, 2022 1:15 am

SpaceX Rocket On Collision Course With Moon

SpaceX Rocket On Collision Course With Moon

A SpaceX rocket launched seven years ago is on a collision course for the moon, according to Ars Technica. 

The Falcon 9 rocket, initially launched from Florida in early 2015, completed an inter…

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January 28, 2022 12:30 am

Ukraine Says “Destabilization” Worse Than A Potential Invasion, Benefits Russia

Ukraine Says “Destabilization” Worse Than A Potential Invasion, Benefits Russia

Authored by Isabel van Brugen via The Epoch Times,

Internal destabilization is a bigger issue for Ukraine at present than a potential Moscow-led invasion, Ukr…

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