FED Hikes Rates

Fed Raises Rates, Signals More on the Way

The Federal Reserve raised interest rates on Wednesday and signaled that two additional increases were on the way this year, as officials expressed confidence that the United States economy was strong enough for borrowing costs to rise without choking off economic growth...

By | June, 14, 2018|Categories: Articles, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

3M INDICATOR FLASHING YELLOW

Danielle DiMartino Booth

New orders hold most-favored-indicator status for forward guidance on US economic growth. If you drew a heat map of the US, you’d find really hot spots for new orders in the Philly Fed District and a great swath of Midwest flyover states like those covered in the Kansas City Fed manufacturing survey...

By | June, 11, 2018|Categories: Articles, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Danielle DiMartino Booth

A quick perusal of the financial press revealed a treasure trove of write-ups on PIMCO’s Richard Clarida, the recently named nominee to be Vice Chair of the Federal Reserve Board. Coverage of one Michelle Bowman, nominated the same day to serve as a governor on the Board was, however, scant...

Debt Ceiling, Economy, & Markets

With Former White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci

Today on The Bubba Show, Bubba welcomes Anthony “Mooch” Scaramucci, formerly part of the Trump administration and CEO of Skybridge Capital. Bubba and Anthony discuss his time at the White House, the economy, and more...

More Interference from Clueless FED Will Only Make for a Harder Fall

Oil Rally Driven by Fear

The FED pulls of one of the greatest illusions of all time by hiking rates, but at the same time suppressing the dollar. The markets have topped, and every trading day that goes by proves that point. The more interference from the clueless at the Federal Reserve, the bigger the fall will be...

By | March, 22, 2018|Categories: Podcasts, The Bubba Show|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Danielle DiMartino Booth

There are but three weeks remaining for the EU and Britain to agree upon the terms of a Brexit transition, scheduled to take place in 2019. But it’s becoming increasingly likely Prime Minister Teresa May and her conservative government won’t even push off the starting block to getting a deal done...

Danielle DiMartino Booth

After ten years, is the time finally upon us? We will soon enough know. Today marks the first Minutes release that carries the promise of cleanliness. As I’ve written to on multiple occasions, in disapproval mind you, in 2008, Janet Yellen suggested that the FOMC Meeting Minutes be manipulated to massage the intended message the FOMC should have conveyed...

By | February, 22, 2018|Categories: Articles, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments