I am urging the Fed chair to wait as there will be adjustments and innovations that keep labor costs down.
What we have seen of late from a number of chip producers really might be interpreted as pre-recessionary.
'This is not the beginning of the end, but it may be the end of the beginning.'
The marketplace will react to this week's China, U.S. trade talks in a huge way.
It's going to be one hectic week.
The Chinese are coming to this table and while we might be miles away from an agreement, that is just one more concern for what could turn out to be a teetering Chinese economy.
The Commerce Secretary knows as well as anyone the sensitivity of the shipping sector to global trade flows.
This action looks like the inverse of what happened in December.
It's centered around a few themed negatives, all forcing their own various uncertainties into free market price discovery.
Until the earnings blackout period ends and trade talks conclude with China, we are in a news vacuum that could cause the market to stagnate and drift lower.