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WTI Algos Uncertain After Gasoline Inventories Draw But Crude Production Surges

WTI crude prices managed to scramble back up to pre-API-tumble levels ahead of DOE's data dump this morning with all eyes on gasoline inventories, which did not disappoint showing a small draw (in line with expectations) along with crude's draw which was roughly in line with API and expectations. Production continues to rise to highest […]


US Services Economy Soars To Highest Since April 2015 As Manufacturing Slumps

The US Manufacturing economy continues to languish near one-year lows (in line with the collapse in 'hard data' in recent months) but US Services are soaring to their highest level since April 2015. Manufacturing was ugly across the board… Weaker increases in both output and new orders were key factors weighing on the headline manufacturing […]


Draghi: Trillions In QE Have Made Economies “More Resilient”

When last night we previewed this week’s annual Jackson Hole symposium at which Mario Draghi is scheduled to speak just before the market close on Friday, we said that the ECB head is warming up for the trip by speaking at the Lindau economics symposium in Germany this morning “and as such he could front […]


Stocks Retrace Tax Bounce As Trump Raises Debt-Ceiling Doubts Overnight

Stocks are rapidly erasing yesterday's "making strides on taxes" gains as Trump's government shutdown threats remind investors just how fragile this whole facade is. The 'risk-off' trade is evident everywhere with Treasury and Bund yields tumbling, gold up, and USDJPY sliding. Bond yields are tumbling – erasing all of yesterday's losses – Gold is back […]


ESPN Pulls Asian Announcer Named Robert Lee To Avoid A Mass Triggering Event

We’ve been saying this a lot lately, but just when you thought the political climate in this country couldn’t get any more wacky ESPN has to go and pull an Asian-American announcer, who just happens to be named Robert Lee, off the William and Mary vs. University of Virginia college football game because of concerns […]


Egypt Snubs Kushner, Cancels Meeting After US Yanks $300 Million In Aid

Trump's son-in-law and the White House "global peace" adviser, Jared Kushner, arrived in Cairo on Wednesday only to learn that his top-level meeting with Egyptian officials had apparently been cancelled, as Egypt lashed out at the Trump administration's decision to slash aid to the country. One day after Reuters reports that the US canceled (or […]


A Peak Above All Others

Authored by 720Global's Michael Lebowitz via RealInvestmentAdvice.com, “Valuations are still well below the peak of 1999” say the bulls. They are certainly correct from an absolute basis but we caution that the current level of market euphoria is in a league of its own when compared to prior peaks on an “apples to apples” basis. […]


Russia Vows “Inevitable Response” Over “Illegal” North Korea Sanctions

Yesterday, the Trump administration slapped a new round of sanctions on Chinese and Russian entities accused of aiding the North Korean nuclear program. The Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control said it would target 10 entities and six individuals who help already sanctioned people to aid North Korea’s missile program, or who “deal in […]


World’s Largest Ad Company Crashes After Dismal Earnings, “Terrible” Guidance

If yesterday’s tape bomb came courtesy of the most prominent UK subprime lender, Provident Financial, which plunged over 70% after it gave a “clearly awful” business update coupled with the resignation of its CEO, today’s market shock belongs to ad giant, WPP, whose shares crashed the most since 2000 after the world’s largest advertising company […]


Stocks Slide After Trump Threatens Government Shutdown Over Wall Funding, Killing NAFTA

Yesterday, when stocks surged at the market open following Politico’s report that Trump is unexpectedly “making strides” on tax reform, we warned that “it can all be wiped away as soon as tonight, when Trump will deliver a speech to his “base”, in which he may promptly burn any of the goodwill he created with […]


Pentagon Denounces American Nazis While Arming Ukrainian Nazis

Authored by Finian Cunningham via The Strategic Culture Foundation, In the wake of violent protests involving white supremacists and Neo-Nazis in the US, the Pentagon’s top military brass issued unprecedented condemnations of «racists and extremists». One veterans spokesman said: «Anyone waving a Nazi flag must be rooted out of our society». What makes the Pentagon’s […]


Will Estonia Be The First Country To Issue Its Own Digital Currency?

Nearly three years after Estonia introduced its “e-residency” program, becoming the first country on Earth to allow foreigners to become “digital citizens,” the tiny Baltic republic is considering another proposal that would further cement its reputation as a digital pioneer: Becoming the first country to launch its own Initial Coin Offering. In a Medium post […]


Despite Sanctions, Qatar Is Still Outpacing Saudi Arabia In Economic Growth

Authored by Zainab Calcuttawala via OilPrice.com, Despite the torrent of reports attesting to the non-impact of the Saudi Arabia-led diplomatic boycott of Doha, new estimates by Bloomberg’s economic survey predict that 2017 will be Qatar’s slowest year of GDP growth since 1995. A previous study in June forecasted 3.1 percent and 3.2 percent growth for […]


Would You Pay $1,000 For Each Equity Research Piece You Read? Autonomous Research Thinks You Will

Would you pay $1,000 for each piece of equity research you read throughout the day?  How about $5,000 for an industry piece?  Well, Autonomous Research, which was founded in 2009 by former Merrill Lynch analysts, is really hoping you’ll agree that those are appropriate clearing prices for their daily market wisdom.  According to Bloomberg, as […]