Germany’s Merkel in ‘Political Trouble’ May Call New Elections

Germany’s Merkel in ‘Political Trouble’ May Call New Elections

Germany’s Merkel in ‘Political Trouble’ May Call New Elections German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she would prefer to go ahead with new federal elections rather than try to form a minority government, as Europe’s most powerful leader weighs her options after the collapse of 4-party coalition talks late Sunday. Seeking her 4th term, Ms. Merkel […]

Hillary Clinton is Still in Deep Legal Trouble

Hillary Clinton is Still in Deep Legal Trouble

Hillary Clinton is Still in Deep Legal Trouble Post election, a victorious Donald Trump signaled he did not intend to appoint a Special Prosecutor to investigate Hillary Clinton’s e-Mail scandal, nevertheless LTN learned today that Hillary Clinton is far from out of the “legal woods”. Hillary Clinton is still in deep legal trouble. Donald Trump […]

Looking at Equity Markets for Economic Signals is a “Mistake”

Looking at Equity Markets for Economic Signals is a “Mistake”

Looking at Equity Markets for Economic Signals is a “Mistake” $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Volatility in stocks and bonds was part of the FOMC’s consideration for slowing interest rate increases in February. Now a Fed economist attached to the central bank’s Dallas branch says that “relying on the equity market for economic signals is a […]