A Visit from Our Oldest Ally

France’s Macron Visits Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron emphasized pomp and ceremony on Monday as Macron began a state visit to Washington likely to be dominated by differences with the United States over trade and the nuclear accord with Iran...

By | April, 24, 2018|Categories: Articles, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Danielle DiMartino Booth

Inflation is up, and the yield curve is flattening? What gives? In bond market nomenclature, much of which is indecipherable by the design of craft fixed income traders, what we are witnessing today is a bull flattening. Long maturity Treasury yields are falling at a faster pace than short rate Treasury yields are decreasing...

Tariff Talk Sends Markets Reeling, Again

More Tariff Talk

President Donald Trump threatened a major escalation in trade tensions with Beijing on Thursday, saying he was considering imposing tariffs on an additional $100 billion in imports from China. The move would triple the amount of Chinese goods facing levies when entering the U.S...

By | April, 6, 2018|Categories: Articles, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Danielle DiMartino Booth

If you’re looking for hard guidance in today’s Federal Open Market Committee statement, I’d suggest you tamp your enthusiasm. Janet Yellen has orchestrated the slowest tightening cycle in history, defying even the ‘measured’ pace at which Alan Greenspan tightened which culminated in the housing bubble bursting. The last thing Yellen wants to do at her last FOMC meeting is stir any pot...

By | January, 31, 2018|Categories: Articles, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

CHINA WANTS ALL ELECTRIC CARS

China's Tough Electric-Car Quota

China will force foreign car makers here to start manufacturing electric vehicles in 2019 - a one-year reprieve from an earlier proposal that auto companies had fought against, but still the strongest national initiative yet to spur alternatives to gasoline and diesel cars...

By | September, 29, 2017|Categories: Articles, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Greed is in Control

Bubba Breaks Down his Stock Watchlist

The weekend is here and North Korea is at it again, calling President Trump deranged. On Thursday, Trump signed an executive order to put maximum sanctions against North Korea. China has stepped up as Bubba called for a week ago. And look at the markets, almost no reaction from investors as greed is in total control...

By | September, 22, 2017|Categories: Podcasts, The Bubba Show|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments