Should Federal Reserve be Propping Up the Stock Market?

Is the Trade War Good for the Country?

The Federal Reserve's action in 2008 to bail out the banks still has the Middle Class in recession. Danielle DiMartino Booth joins Bubba to discuss FED action and inflation...

Danielle DiMartino Booth

Call it the risk parity unwind. Pin it on Bitcoin’s downfall. Blame Facebook and trade tensions. But for my money, it’s all about Quantitative Tightening. Or as Nomura’s George Goncalves rightly identifies, what’s really got the markets on edge, is the triple tightening of rising LIBOR, rate hikes and QT...

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

Danielle DiMartino Booth

Does anyone feel the need to take a vacation? 2018 will go down in history as one of the most volatile in stock market history and we’re not even through the first quarter. Dramamine could easily replace the No Doze traders needed to keep their eyes open last year. Is this a case of being wary of what you wish for?

By | March, 15, 2018|Categories: Articles, Featured|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Danielle DiMartino Booth

Riding the daily ups and downs in the stock market is akin to landing in full-blown thundersnow at La Guardia (where do the meteorologists come up with these colorful terms?) It’s as if we weren’t reading about the record calm that had lulled markets into a gravity-defying comatose state just months ago. In the space of one calendar quarter, we now find ourselves reading headlines declaring 2018 to be one of the most volatile on record...

By | March, 7, 2018|Categories: Articles, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments