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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…
      - 66 days ago, 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…
      - 66 days ago, 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…
      - 70 days ago, 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…
      - 70 days ago, 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…
      - 70 days ago, 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…
      - 71 days ago, 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…
      - 72 days ago, 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…
      - 72 days ago, 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…
      - 73 days ago, 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…
      - 73 days ago, 3 Sep 19, 12:07pm -
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    • Why states are rushing to seal tens of millions of old criminal records
      AS A TEENAGER working at a Pennsylvania theme park Keith broke the law. For selling entry tickets on the side he was convicted of a third-degree misdemeanour. That record has dogged him since. Prospective employers shun him, he says. Keith has young…
      - 1 day ago, 14 Nov 19, 11:01am -
    • Extreme broadcasting in Alaska
      FROM THE top of the KSDP radio tower, 200 feet in the air, station manager Austin Roof could see nearly all of Popof Island, a scrap of tundra surrounded by sea at the base of the Aleutian chain. But the picturesque view was not what he was thinking…
      - 1 day ago, 14 Nov 19, 11:01am -
    • Memories of Emmett Till
      ON THE MORNING of November 2nd, six white men and two women, dressed in uniforms of dark tops and khaki trousers, gathered on the east bank of the Tallahatchie river in the Mississippi Delta. One carried the flag of a group called the League of the S…
      - 1 day ago, 14 Nov 19, 11:01am -
    • Democrats want impeachment hearings to change opinions on Donald Trump
      BY 8AM ON November 13th, the line to get into the Ways and Means Committee room already stretched all the way down the long hallway, though the hearing was not scheduled to begin until ten. Cameras bristled at the building’s entrance. Congressional…
      - 2 days ago, 14 Nov 19, 6:48am -
    • The strange love-in between Donald Trump and Recep Tayyip Erdogan
      NO ONE KNOWS why President Donald Trump is so fond of autocrats—including his “friend” Muhammad bin Salman, “highly respected” Viktor Orban, beloved Kim Jong Un and of course Vladimir “so highly respected” Putin. But there is little dou…
      - 2 days ago, 14 Nov 19, 6:33am -
    • America’s yield curve is no longer inverted
      WHAT DO YOU get when you subtract the yield on short-term government bonds from that on longer-dated ones? A powerful economic omen, if recent history is any indicator. Around a year before each of the past three recessions the yield curve—which s…
      - 2 days ago, 13 Nov 19, 9:55am -
    • Should Facebook run political adverts containing lies?
      ACCORDING TO ONE of the great myths of American politics, George Washington could not tell a lie. No politician since has felt such compunction. Slandering opponents has been part of the political playbook since at least the 1800 election, when John…
      - 8 days ago, 7 Nov 19, 11:08am -
    • Russians have flocked to Donald Trump’s Florida
      A ROUND a century ago, a furniture magnate from Rochester, New York named Harvey Baker Graves spent a day boating through the estuarine wilds of upper Biscayne Bay, along the southern Atlantic coast of Florida. What today is beach-front property was…
      - 8 days ago, 7 Nov 19, 11:08am -
    • The wars in Iraq and Afghanistan have cost most Americans nothing
      WHEN SERGEANT LIAM DWYER of Connecticut trod on a booby-trapped bomb in southern Afghanistan the explosion could be heard 13 miles away. It blew off his left leg, much of his right one, left his left arm “hanging by threads” and smashed his right…
      - 8 days ago, 7 Nov 19, 11:08am -
    • Milwaukee’s north side remains deeply troubled
      “MILWAUKEE IS RESILIENT, like this building,” says Mandela Barnes, a 32-year-old from Wisconsin’s largest city. He chats over ginger tea in Shindig Coffee, a lively spot inside the Sherman Phoenix, a complex of dozens of small shops, hair salon…
      - 8 days ago, 7 Nov 19, 11:08am -

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