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

Danielle DiMartino Booth

Whither stagflation? Say it isn’t so! Like it or not, the unrounded core inflation for January came in closer to a gain of 0.4%. In other words, look for the year-over-year rate’s next stop to be 1.9%. What could offset this march upwards? New car prices fell month-over-month and year-over-year. This trend should accelerate as millions of SUVs come off lease this year. The question is, does the threat of rising inflation become a self-fulfilling prophesy?


1,000 Points and Counting

The long-running global stock rally turned into a rout Monday as the Dow Jones Industrial Average posted its largest-ever, single-day point decline and major indexes in the U.S., Europe and Asia gave up their gains for the year. Traders described a growing sense of anxiety throughout the day as the Dow briefly dropped nearly 1,600 points...

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


The Tech Titans

Three of the biggest tech companies reported record quarterly financial results on Thursday as they extended their dominance over swaths of the global economy. Apple Inc., Alphabet Inc. and Inc.-with a combined market value of more than $2 trillion-all boosted growth...

By | February, 2, 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

The Art of Hedging for Farmers

Understanding How and When to Protect

Today on The Bubba Show, the Goddess of Grains returns for a 2nd consecutive day. Angie Setzer, who is also the Vice President of Grains at Citizens Elevator, joins Bubba to discuss marketing plans and the common mistakes that are made by, hedgers, speculators and traders...


Taking One for the Team

Apple Inc. said it would pay a one-time tax of $38 billion on its overseas cash holdings and ramp up spending in the U.S., as it seeks to emphasize its contributions to the American economy after years of taking criticism for outsourcing manufacturing to China...

By | January, 18, 2018|Categories: Articles, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments