Complacency Rules the Market

Markets in La-La Land

Back to work on this fine Monday and the markets are still in La-La Land, with not a care in the world, it seems markets may never go down again. Bubba points out that this is a familiar pattern as seen in every major bubble in history. The confidence level is bursting as investors display their willingness to buy on margin. Complacency is in charge and will be the reason for the next big sell off...

Bubba’s Bottom Line #317 Markets Searching for Reason to Go Down

Todd "Bubba" Horwitz hosts episode 317 of Bubba's Bottom Line to discuss the most recent sell off on Friday past, which illustrated the soft nature of the market in advance of the French Presidential Election. In addition, with President Trump and Secretary of Treasury Steve Mnuchin, the market nearly reversed all losses yet could not find momentum to continue higher. Bubba investigates what is the true driver of this current market: is there one or are we now looking at the outer sphere of yet another bubble?

GM Falls to Socialism

GM Ceases Operation in Venezuela

General Motors said yesterday that it would immediately halt operations in Venezuela after its plant in the country was unexpectedly seized by authorities. GM described the takeover as an "illegal judicial seizure of its assets." The automaker said the seizure showed a "total disregard" of its legal rights. It said that authorities had removed assets including cars from company facilities...

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Bubba’s Bottom Line #316 – New Economic Recession on the Horizon

Todd "Bubba" Horwitz hosts episode 316 of Bubba's Bottom Line, a weekly analysis of money & the markets. Todd discusses consumer confidence and why he feels consumers are feeling over-confident as the markets keep illustrating a level of complacency. Thus Bubba points to the re-inflated housing bubble.

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Danielle DiMartino Booth

Chances are President Trump would have named the late Herbert Stein to be his lead economic counsel. As Herb Stein’s law dictates, “If something can’t go on forever, it will stop.” Such was the basis for Trump’s clarion call for change that resonated so with the U.S. electorate...

High Stock Valuations Not Supported by the Numbers

TSLA, AMZN & BABA Climb Higher

Tuesday on The Bubba Show, Bubba continues to discuss why he feels the market tops are in. The action in the markets is an indication that they are looking for a reason to go lower and is tied in with the rise of volatility. There is no telling what will be the driving force behind the next sell off...

Bear Market Rallies are Meant to be Sold

Trading Action Indicates the Market has reached the Top

The weekend is over and now we move into a holiday shortened week, following a wild trading week that finished unchanged after moving 200 points every day. Bubba talks about the market tops being in as indicated by the trading action. The jobs number was brutal and the Syrian bombing could wind up creating some action this week...

By | April, 10, 2017|Categories: Podcasts, The Bubba Show|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Bubba’s Bottom Line #315 – FED Bank President Shenanigans: Time to End the FED?

Todd "Bubba" Horwitz hosts episode 315 of Bubba's Bottom Line and delves into the resignation of FEDERAL RESERVE's Bank of Richmond President Jeffrey Lacker following revelations that he disclosed confidential FED policy information to his crony capitalist friends on Wall Street. In addition Bubba updates viewers on the current state of volatility in the market based on the context of current events including the President Trump's unilateral strike in Syria and a weak job's number.s cycle.

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Debt & Complacency Should Mean a Market Selloff

Every Piece of Good News is Already Priced In

The markets are finally starting to get a little more action and trade, although volatility is still missing, there is hope it is coming back which begins first with price movement. Bubba feels the top is in and that the markets may not sell off right away, but should not go much higher...

Economy Great, Utility Bankrupt

Westinghouse Files for Bankruptcy

Westinghouse Electric Co. filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Wednesday, setting off a showdown between the nuclear power company's Japanese parent and a major U.S. utility, and threatening to drive a wedge between governments of two countries over the fate of industries each considers vital...

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