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

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?

DOWN GOES FRAZIER

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

TECH REVENUES RISE

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 Amazon.com Inc.-with a combined market value of more than $2 trillion-all boosted growth...

By | February, 2, 2018|Categories: Articles, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments