Who was speaking to the strength of the U.S. Treasury Department's auction of $32 billion worth of 7 Year Notes as a driver for equities through Thursday afternoon?
it seems that consensus is to interpret anything that can be viewed as bad, as actually bad, and anything that could be good, as an aberration that will soon become bad.
Like central bankers, the equity markets seem oblivious to weakening global economic conditions that indicate a recession already is here.
The Fed Chair's statement is such a mass of self-contradiction and obfuscation that it is no wonder his colleagues are deserting him.
The Fed as a group isn't completely sold on another cut yet.
Plus, here's a strategy for investing in oil that even the retail investor can employ.
There doesn't seem to be any particularly fundamental reason for bonds to weaken to such a degree.
Here's the way you have to approach this market.
Take advantage of the NIRP-induced carry trade with this options trade.
A Minsky moment is when excessive speculation leads to excessive demand for credit and excessive leverage.