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    • AT&T Surges as Elliot Management Invests Big

      AT&T Surges as Elliot Management Invests Big

      Leading the market headlines to kick off a new week is a letter from activist investment firm Elliott Management to 160 AT amp T 160 T in which the firm owns 1 2 of the telecom giant s market cap or 3 2 billion Though details are fuzzy Elliott is vyi…
      - 10 Sep 19, 3:55pm -
    • Apple Likely to Unveil New iPhone Model Today

      Apple Likely to Unveil New iPhone Model Today

      Pre market futures are dialing back a bit from a mixed trading day on Monday September has performed strongly thus far up 1 5 2 0 on the major indexes Even more on positive sentiment the indexes only need to rise another 2 or so higher to reach those…
      - 10 Sep 19, 3:39pm -
    • Weekly Economic Release Summary: Construction Employment Up, Construction Spending Is In Contraction

      Weekly Economic Release Summary: Construction Employment Up, Construction Spending Is In Contraction

      This was a week of not-so-great news for the economy: inflation-adjusted construction spending down 9.0 % year-over-year. the ISM manufacturing survey is now in contraction layoffs in August highest since 2009 poor BLS jobs report There w…
      - 6 Sep 19, 1:02pm -
    • The Market Can't Be Wrong -- But It Sure Looks Like It Is Right Now

      The Market Can't Be Wrong -- But It Sure Looks Like It Is Right Now

      Most of the time, when a market is behaving in a way that seems illogical or wrong to you, it is not the market that is wrong, it is your assumptions or analysis that are faulty. In fact, markets cannot, by definition, be “wrong.” The quoted pri…
      - 6 Sep 19, 10:29am -
    • The Coming M&A Wave In U.S. Shale

      The Coming M&A Wave In U.S. Shale

      The world’s largest oilfield services companies warned of write-downs and consolidation due to a slowdown in the U.S. shale industry. Spending cuts by shale drillers could force a consolidation, Halliburton’s CEO Jeff Miller said at the Barclays…
      - 6 Sep 19, 10:06am -
    • Jobs Data to Watch For

      Jobs Data to Watch For

      The first week of every month even holiday shortened weeks like this one come with new employment data from the previous month This morning we see new August private sector payroll totals from 160 Automatic Data Processing 160 ADP which provided good…
      - 5 Sep 19, 12:12pm -
    • The monetary policy endgame

      The monetary policy endgame

      The major global central banks continue to draw bigger guns in their battle against deflation yet in some places it appears to be of no avail The fact is that the share of sovereign yields that are in negative territory keeps increasing and the avera…
      - 5 Sep 19, 4:05am -
    • Hong Kong Ends Extradition Bid

      Hong Kong Ends Extradition Bid

      Each month we see new data on 160 U S Trade Balances Throughout history they have almost always posted reads in the negative and since about the turn of the millennium have registered beneath 20 billion As a matter of historical reference 40 years ag…
      - 4 Sep 19, 1:11pm -
    • HK Concession and Better EMU PMI Overshadows Self-Inflicted Trade and Brexit Woes

      HK Concession and Better EMU PMI Overshadows Self-Inflicted Trade and Brexit Woes

      Overview:   Risk appetites have been bolstered by three developments.  The UK appears to have taken a tentative step away from leaving the EU without a deal.  Hong Kong's Chief Executive Lam has agreed to formally withdraw the controversial extra…
      - 4 Sep 19, 8:31am -
    • ISM Manufacturing Index to Nudge Higher?

      ISM Manufacturing Index to Nudge Higher?

      Beginning a new month of trading we see market futures down in today s pre market A new round of tariffs levied in the ongoing trade war between the U S and China were put into place Sunday September 1st This will not only increase the challenges for…
      - 3 Sep 19, 12:07pm -
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    • newChina now has the world’s largest fleet, alarming its Pacific rival
      A SLEEK GREY trimaran that cuts through the water at 27 knots, the Sea Hunter is capable of sailing from San Diego to Tokyo, and back again, on a single tank of diesel—all by itself. The ship is an “autonomous unmanned surface vehicle”—a fa…
      - 10 hours ago, 24 Sep 20, 10:53am -
    • newWhat does Amy Coney Barrett think?
      SPEAKING ON FOX NEWS, Lindsey Graham, a Republican senator from South Carolina, conveyed the state of the battle to fill the Supreme Court seat of the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg: “We’ve got the votes to confirm Justice Ginsburg’s replacement befo…
      - 10 hours ago, 24 Sep 20, 10:53am -
    • newDemocrats are doing less badly among rural voters
      TWO MEN chuckle while hammering metal posts beside a road in Cresco, a sleepy town in northern Iowa. These will support the 70th Trump-Pence door-sized “barn sign” they have put up in Howard County in past weeks. Already they have erected ten tim…
      - 10 hours ago, 24 Sep 20, 10:53am -
    • newHope turned out black voters for Barack Obama
      IT WAS INTERESTING to recall, while Lexington was observing some canvassing of black North Carolinians last week, that only three months previously America had been convulsed by the biggest racial-justice protests since the 1960s. On the doorsteps of…
      - 10 hours ago, 24 Sep 20, 10:53am -
    • newThe knife fight over Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s replacement
      THE PARTIES to a civil war almost never agree on why it began—and the parties to America’s decades-old fight for control of the Supreme Court are no different.For Republicans, the cause of the conflict is a Democratic Party that has tried to blo…
      - 10 hours ago, 24 Sep 20, 10:53am -
    • Global warming and the presidential election
      THIS WEEK America’s oldest magazine offered its first-ever presidential endorsement. “We do not do this lightly,” said Scientific American, in explaining its decision to come out for Joe Biden. But what choice did it have? The country is grippe…
      - 7 days ago, 17 Sep 20, 11:09am -
    • The virus and America’s resort towns
      SUN VALLEY, the remote and idyllic swathe of land sandwiched among the mountains of central Idaho, is one of the better places to see out a pandemic. America’s first ski resort, as the place styles itself, has drawn those seeking an alpine retreat…
      - 7 days ago, 17 Sep 20, 11:09am -
    • Assessing Donald Trump’s use of the Homeland Security department
      GEORGE W. BUSH and Barack Obama each had three secretaries of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in their eight years in office—two Senate-confirmed, and an acting secretary between. In less than four years, Donald Trump has had five. The la…
      - 7 days ago, 17 Sep 20, 11:09am -
    • Reports that the president’s campaign faces a crisis are exaggerated
      SCENTING BLOOD, Donald Trump’s detractors have leapt on the news that his campaign has run down its huge cash reserves with gusto. After the New York Times reported last week that the campaign had ripped through $800m in the 18 months to July, head…
      - 7 days ago, 17 Sep 20, 11:09am -
    • Why is interest growing in America’s black colleges and universities?
      SIX MONTHS ago prospects looked dire for many historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs): around 100 institutions, mostly in the South, which together boast 290,000 students. A few stars in the sector dazzled, such as Howard University in W…
      - 7 days ago, 17 Sep 20, 11:09am -

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