President Trump, “Stocks (DJIA) Should Be 5,000-10,000 Pts Higher”

President Trump, “Stocks (DJIA) Should Be 5,000-10,000 Pts Higher”

$DIA Sunday, President Trump said that actions by the Fed have hobbled economic growth and stock market gains by perhaps 30%, and that it should begin pumping money into the economy as it did during the Y’s 2007-2009 recession. President Trump’s latest hammering Twitter attack Vs the Fed came as European Central Bank head Mario […]

President Trump ‘Angling’ for The Gold Standard

President Trump ‘Angling’ for The Gold Standard

$XAU, $GLD, $USD President Trump’s plans to nominate Stephen Moore and Herman Cain to the Fed board, and that move points back to The Gold Standard, a policy option once advocated by both men and President Trump himself. The Big Q: What is the case for returning to The Gold Standard? The Big A: Is […]

President Trump has ‘Very Good’ Relations with Chairman Kim, 3rd Summit Likely

President Trump has ‘Very Good’ Relations with Chairman Kim, 3rd Summit Likely

President Trump said relations with Chairman Kim remain “very good” and he opened the door Saturday for a 3rd Summit, hours after the NKorean leader said he’s willing to meet as long as the US offers acceptable terms for a deal by year end. “I agree with Kim Jong Un of North Korea that our […]

US Treasury Will Not Weaponize’ IRS in Request for President Trump’s Tax Returns

US Treasury Will Not Weaponize’ IRS in Request for President Trump’s Tax Returns

Saturday, US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said he could not commit to meeting Democrats’ new 23 April deadline for turning over President Trump’s tax returns to them, adding that he wanted to keep the Internal Revenue Service from being “weaponized” for political gain. Secretary Mnuchin, speaking to reporters on the sidelines of the International Monetary […]

Gold is President Trump’s ‘Trump’ Card

Gold is President Trump’s ‘Trump’ Card

$GLD, $XAU, $USD FLASH: Gold could 2X overnight, especially if President Trump uses it as a weapon in his battle Vs the Fed. The Fed controls the Buck, the Buck is the world’s trading currency, and so the Fed controls the world. A stronger USD hurts the world’s growth prospects. It also hurts President Trump’s […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Trump now oversees the tightest labor market in five decades

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Trump now oversees the tightest labor market in five decades

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Trump now oversees the tightest labor market in five decades The U.S. labor market appears to be in solid shape at the start of the second quarter, alleviating fears that the world’s largest economy was barreling toward stagnation. Jobless claims, which track the number of Americans laid off from their […]

Pesident Trump on Julian Assange’s Arrest, “I Know Nothing”

Pesident Trump on Julian Assange’s Arrest, “I Know Nothing”

FLASH: President Trump said Thursday that “I know nothing about WikiLeaks” after its disheveled founder Julian Assange was hauled out of the Ecuadorian Embassy in London to face charges. Asked about Thursday’s arrest, President Trump said at the White House, “It’s not my thing. I know there is something having to do with Julian Assange. […]

“I Think Spying Did Occur on 2016 Trump Campaign”

“I Think Spying Did Occur on 2016 Trump Campaign”

FLASH: Wednesday, USAG William Barr said that he believes “spying did occur” on Donald Trump’s Presidential campaign, suggesting the origins of the Russia investigation may have been mishandled and aligning himself with the President on the matter. AG Barr, appearing before a Senate panel, did not say what “spying” had taken place. He later said […]

US Treasury to “Follow the Law” on President Trump’s Tax Returns

US Treasury to “Follow the Law” on President Trump’s Tax Returns

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Tuesday that his department intends to “follow the law” and is reviewing a request by a Top House Democrat to provide President Trump’s tax returns to lawmakers. Secretary Mnuchin also revealed that Treasury Department lawyers have talked to the White House counsel’s office about the question of releasing President […]

Invading Immigrants Know President Trump Is Serious About Border

Invading Immigrants Know President Trump Is Serious About Border

FLASH: “Our Country is Full!” Invading immigrants are surging toward the US border because they are hearing that President Trump is serious about the issue of illegal immigration and they want to do “everything they can” to come across before it’s too late, Representative Bill Johnson (R-OH), said Monday. “They are hearing that our border […]

“Dems will never see President Trump’s Tax Returns”

“Dems will never see President Trump’s Tax Returns”

President Trump’s tax returns will never be handed over to Democratic lawmakers, White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney said Sunday, defying an effort in Congress to learn more about the real estate billionaire’s personal finances. Asked on TV Sunday if congressional Democrats will succeed in obtaining the Republican president’s tax returns, Mr. Mulvaney said: […]

President Trump’s Fed Noms Moore and Cain on Track

President Trump’s Fed Noms Moore and Cain on Track

FLASH: Top White House officials Sunday defended President Trump’s plan to name 2 political loyalists to the Fed’s board of governors, brushing aside controversies over their personal lives and qualifications to help run the world’s most powerful central bank. White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow and acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney used […]

President Trump’s Fed Picks Moore, Cain Strong for the Economy

President Trump’s Fed Picks Moore, Cain Strong for the Economy

$USD, $GLD FLASH: Both Messrs Moore and Cain advocate fixing the USD to the price of Gold. Now the Big Q: Will President Trump bring back the Gold Standard? White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow praised President Trump’s picks of Stephen Moore and Herman Cain for the Federal Reserve Board. The veteran financial guru said […]

President Trump, “Wall Will Continue to Go Up, System ‘Is Full'”

President Trump, “Wall Will Continue to Go Up, System ‘Is Full

President Trump spoke about the progress of building more barrier along the United States-Mexico border during a visit to California Friday, saying it is now imperative that the US stop the flow of illegal aliens because “the system is full.” President Trump and Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen visited Calexico, California and held a public […]

Third Summit Likely Between President Trump and Chairman Kim Jong Un

Third Summit Likely Between President Trump and Chairman Kim Jong Un

President Trump and NKorea Chairman Kim Jong Un likely will meet for a 3rd Summit Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Friday. President Trump and Chairman Kim left their last Summit, in Hanoi, Vietnam, with a “deeper understanding of each other,” Secretary Pompeo said in a TV interview Friday, “The positions that the two sides […]

President Trump, “I Will Only Accept ‘Great’ China Trade Deal”

President Trump, “I Will Only Accept ‘Great’ China Trade Deal”

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX FLASH: S&P 500 advances for 6th session running, closing on the high for the year There is positive sentiment on Wall Street about a trade deal in anticipation of President Trump’s meeting with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He after the close. There was also some speculation that President Trump could […]

President Trump Instills “Big Feeling of US Confidence”

President Trump Instills “Big Feeling of US Confidence”

FLASH: Nobel laureate Robert Shiller credited President Donald Trump with boosting American consumers’ confidence. “Trump has brought back a big feeling of American confidence,” the Yale University professor of economics recently told Bloomberg Television. “It’s a psychological phenomenon that it’s hard to predict. It’s been strong. I think it has something to do with the politics […]

Senate GOP Taking Steps to Stop Democrats Obstruction of President Trump’s Nominees

Senate GOP Taking Steps to Stop Democrats Obstruction of President Trump’s Nominees

Steps are being taken this week to stop Democrats’ continued obstruction of President Trump’s nominees and “restore normalcy” to government, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) writes. “Since January 2017, for the 1st time in memory, a minority has exploited procedure to systematically obstruct a President from staffing up his administration,” Senator McConnell said in […]

President Trump, “Investigate How Fraudulent Mueller Probe Was Started”

President Trump, “Investigate How Fraudulent Mueller Probe Was Started”

FLASH: Sunday, President Donald Trump called for an investigation into how Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s “fraudulent” probe started. “Everybody is asking how the phony and fraudulent investigation of the No Collusion, No Obstruction Trump Campaign began,” President Trump Tweeted. “We need to know for future generations to understand. This Hoax should never be allowed to […]

President Trump Cuts Aid to 3 Central American Countries, Closing the Border to Immigration and Trade

President Trump Cuts Aid to 3 Central American Countries, Closing the Border to Immigration and Trade

FLASH: President Trump Tweeted Friday morning, “If Mexico doesn’t immediately stop ALL illegal immigration coming into the United States through our Southern Border, I will be CLOSING the Border, or large sections of the Border, next week.” Taking a powerful action against illegal immigration and threatening another, President Trump has moved to cut US aid […]

President Trump, “I Will Be Closing the US-Mexico Border”

President Trump, “I Will Be Closing the US-Mexico Border”

FLASH: President Trump  said Friday he will close the US border with Mexico next week if Mexico “does not immediately stop all illegal immigration coming into the United States” from the region. He announced his intentions in a series of Tweets, as follows: The DEMOCRATS have given us the weakest immigration laws anywhere in the World. Mexico […]

President Trump’s Team Split Over Iran Oil Waivers Ahead Of Next Deadline

President Trump’s Team Split Over Iran Oil Waivers Ahead Of Next Deadline

$USO, $OIL FLASH: This dust-up could get very ‘ugly’ US President Trump’s national security team is deeply divided over whether to let a small group of countries keep buying Iranian Crude Oil after a US deadline on sanctions waivers expires in May. . The division is primarily between John Bolton’s National Security Council and Michael […]

Media Lied about Trump-Russia

Media Lied about Trump-Russia

Donald Trump’s inner circle Monday piled in on the US news media, which was plunged into soul-searching over coverage of a two-year probe that failed to show collusion between the president’s 2016 campaign and Russia. With America’s political landscape reset by the bombshell findings, some continued to defend aggressive reporting of a story still unfolding […]

President Trump Warns Big Oil Not to Vote for Democrats

President Trump Warns Big Oil Not to Vote for Democrats

$USO, $OIL, $BP White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said President Trump recently warned Big Oil officials that they had better hope he wins re-election as the Democrats wage a war against fossil fuels. Mr. Kudlow said that the exchange came as President Trump recently held a closed-door meeting with top business executives at the […]

Decree Recognizing Israeli Sovereignty over Golan Heights Signed by President Trump

Decree Recognizing Israeli Sovereignty over Golan Heights Signed by President Trump

Monday, President Trump signed a proclamation at the start of a meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu saying the United States recognizes Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights, territory that Israel seized from Syria in the 1967 Middle East war. The proclomation formalized President Trump’s statement on 21 March saying it was time for […]

President Trump’s Economic Growth Plan Is Sustainable

President Trump’s Economic Growth Plan Is Sustainable

US economic growth averaging 2.8% reached under President Trump’s policies can be sustained over the next 10 years, Chairman of the White House Council of Economic Advisers Kevin Hassett Wednesday. “What happened is we went from 1% growth, the new normal that would be disappointing forever, to 3% growth over the last 2 years with […]

President Trump, “Let the People see Mueller’s Russia Probe Report

President Trump, “Let the People see Mueller’s Russia Probe Report

President Trump said Wednesday he does not mind if the public is allowed to see the report that Special Counsel Robert Mueller is preparing about his investigation of Russian meddling in the 2016 Presidential Election and any possible links to the Trump campaign. “Let it come out,” President Trump told reporters at the White House […]

President Trump’s Tariff Strategy Working…

President Trump’s Tariff Strategy Working…

$JPM JPMorgan Chase (NYSE:JPM) CEO Jamie Dimon mow admits that President Trump’s strategy of imposing economic tariffs may just be paying off. “As a negotiating strategy, it might’ve worked,” Mr. Dimon said on TV. US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin plan to travel to China next week for another round of […]

President Trump Prevails in Supreme Court on Hard-line Immigration Issue

President Trump Prevails in Supreme Court on Hard-line Immigration Issue

Tuesday, the Supreme Court endorsed the US government’s authority to detain immigrants awaiting deportation anytime, potentially even years after they have completed prison terms for criminal convictions, handing President Trump a victory as he pursues hard-line immigration policies. The court ruled 5-4 along ideological lines, with its conservative justices in the majority and its liberal […]

President Trump’s Tax Policy a Key Economic Driver

President Trump’s Tax Policy  a Key Economic Driver

$USD White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow rejects criticism that the US economy is only growing because of a “sugar high” from The Trump Administration’s tax reform. He predicted that President Trump’s “pro-growth policies on taxes and regulation” will continue to stoke growth far into the future. Some economists contended that the economy is losing […]

China’s President Xi is ‘Afraid’ President Trump Will Walk Away if Trade Deal Not Right

China’s President Xi is ‘Afraid’ President Trump Will Walk Away if Trade Deal Not Right

FLASH: “We will make a great or not at all.” President Trump’s chief economic adviser says China’s President Xi is “afraid” to sit down with until their countries finalize a trade deal. Larry Kudlow, director of the White House’s National Economic Council, says President Xi Jinping wants everything agreed to before meeting with President Trump […]

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) Trade uncertainty remains as Trump ‘in no rush’ for deal with China

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) Trade uncertainty remains as Trump ‘in no rush’ for deal with China

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) Trade uncertainty remains as Trump ‘in no rush’ for deal with China Shares in China ended lower for a second consecutive session on Thursday after data underscored concerns about slowing growth in the world’s second-largest economy, amid ongoing uncertainty over a deal to end the Sino-U.S. trade dispute. At the […]

President Trump on BREXIT, “I’m Surprised at How Badly it Has All Gone

President Trump on BREXIT, “I’m Surprised at How Badly it Has All Gone

FLASH: President Trump says his administration “looks forward to negotiating a large scale Trade Deal with the United Kingdom” as the country continues to try to hash out its departure from the European Union. Thursday, President Trump said that he is “surprised at how badly” negotiations have gone between the United Kingdom and the European […]

President Trump Blasts Another ‘Fake News’ Conspiracy Theory

President Trump Blasts Another ‘Fake News’ Conspiracy Theory

President Trump accused “the fake news” of photo-shopping images of First Lady Melania Trump and pushing conspiracy theories it was not her by his side while touring tornado-ravaged Alabama. His comments came in a Wednesday Tweet: “The Fake News photoshopped pictures of Melania, then propelled conspiracy theories that it’s actually not her by my side in […]

President Trump Grounds Boeing 737 Max 8 Airliners

President Trump Grounds Boeing 737 Max 8 Airliners

$BA FLASH: Boeing’s (NYSE:BA) 737 Max fleet to be grounded effective immediately until further notice. The FAA is expected to announce further details soon. President Donald has issued an emergency order grounding all Boeing 737 Max 8 and Max 9 aircraft in the wake of a crash of an Ethiopian Airliner that killed 157 people. […]

Fed Responsible for Q-1 Slowdown, Stifling Trump Economy

Fed Responsible for Q-1 Slowdown, Stifling Trump Economy

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX FLASH: Fed stifling The Trump Economy The anti-Trump media is pointing to the economic slowdown, but economist Stephen Moore puts the blame on the Fed’s economist policy during our blockbuster Trump economy. “I’m a little worried about the economy slowing down a little bit, but we still have a blockbuster […]

President Trump Will “Financially Strangle the Cuban Regime”

President Trump Will “Financially Strangle the Cuban Regime”

President Trump’s administration is working on a plan to “financially strangle the Cuban regime” for supporting Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro. “We are fully willing to keep it up financially,” said a senior Trump Administration official when asked how the United States plans to pressure Cuba. “They are going to have to reconsider.” The Trump Administration […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) took nearly 100 points in losses on Wednesday while Donald Trump continues to push a new trade deal with China

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) took nearly 100 points in losses on Wednesday while Donald Trump continues to push a new trade deal with China

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) took nearly 100 points in losses on Wednesday while Donald Trump continues to push a new trade deal with China The Dow and broader U.S. stock market trended lower on Wednesday, as President Donald Trump set his sights on a comprehensive trade agreement with China. At this stage, a China […]

President Trump, “All or nothing at all!”

President Trump, “All or nothing at all!”

FLASH: Trade talks with China could collapse if a deal cannot be reached on enforcement of these “structural” issues. President Trump said on Wednesday that trade talks with China were moving along well and predicted either a “good deal” or no deal between the world’s 2 largest economies. Washington and Beijing have been in intense […]

President Trump has 93% Approval Rating By Republicans

President Trump has 93% Approval Rating By Republicans

President Trump Tuesday morning Tweeted, boasted he has a 93% approval rating among Republicans after his epic appearance and speech at CEPAC. President Trump wrote: “Republican Approval Rating just hit 93%. Sorry Haters! MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN.” It was not immediately clear which national poll the President was referring to in the tweet. However, it […]

Robot Traders Need Clarity, They Cannot Keep Up With President Trump

Robot Traders Need Clarity, They Cannot Keep Up With President Trump

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX FLASH: “Machines are only as smart as their human programmers” Hedge fund investors learned that the hard way last year when data-crunching computers that invest $220-B based on historical price trends did worse than most human managers. The losses were so bad that investors pulled billions of dollars out of […]

Trump Administration: The Future of Post-BREXIT UK-US Trade

Trump Administration: The Future of Post-BREXIT UK-US Trade

FLASH: Calling for “fair, balanced, and reciprocal trade with the UK” and “state of the art rules” to achieve it, the US Trade Representative has published an 18-page document of negotiating objectives for the forthcoming UK-U.S. trade deal both nations hope to strike if Britain finally leaves the EU. The new document, from President Trump’s Trade […]

President Trump Makes it Clear, He Could Walk Away from the China Trade Deal if it is Not Right

President Trump Makes it Clear, He Could Walk Away from the China Trade Deal if it is Not Right

FLASH: “I am always prepared to walk!” President Trump Thursday warned he could walk away from a trade deal with China if it were not good enough, even as his economic advisers touted “fantastic” progress towards an agreement to end a dispute with the Asian country. The United States has imposed tariffs on hundreds of […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) dips after early end to Trump-Kim summit, bleak earnings

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) dips after early end to Trump-Kim summit, bleak earnings

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) dips after early end to Trump-Kim summit, bleak earnings U.S. stocks slipped on Thursday as a U.S.-North Korea summit ended abruptly without an agreement, with a clutch of weak earnings adding to the downbeat sentiment. President Donald Trump said he had walked away from a nuclear deal at his summit with Kim […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Stocks end lower after failed Trump-Kim summit

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Stocks end lower after failed Trump-Kim summit

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Stocks end lower after failed Trump-Kim summit U.S. stocks finished lower Thursday after a sudden breakdown in denuclearization talks with North Korea weighed on sentiment, even though main indexes posted strong gains in February. Better-than-expected fourth-quarter gross domestic product data helped to offset some of the selling pressure during the […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) investors awaited the second summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Vietnam

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) investors awaited the second summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Vietnam

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) investors awaited the second summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Vietnam Asian shares had a mixed session Wednesday as investors awaited the second summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Vietnam and rising tensions in Southeast Asia rattled […]

United States Oil (USO) U.S. President Donald Trump this week to stop artificially tightening markets

United States Oil (USO) U.S. President Donald Trump this week to stop artificially tightening markets

United States Oil (USO) U.S. President Donald Trump this week to stop artificially tightening markets Oil prices rose on Wednesday after a report of declining crude inventories in the country and as producer club OPEC seemed to stick to its supply cuts despite pressure from U.S. President Donald Trump. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil […]

President Trump’s Personal Relationship with Chairman Kim Driving Unprecedented Diplomacy

President Trump’s Personal Relationship with Chairman Kim Driving Unprecedented Diplomacy

FLASH: President Trump said he is fully committed to his personal diplomacy with Chairman Kim. US President Trump and NKorean leader Kim Jong Un meet Wednesday for their 2nd Summit, betting that their personal relationship can break a stalemate over the North’s nuclear weapons and end more than 70 years of hostility. Despite little know […]

Australian Dollar: USD/AUD (AUD=X) slips and risk markets soften as rally from Trump’s truce fades

Australian Dollar: USD/AUD (AUD=X) slips and risk markets soften as rally from Trump’s truce fades

Australian Dollar: USD/AUD (AUD=X) slips and risk markets soften as rally from Trump’s truce fades The Australian Dollar slipped from recent highs Tuesday as risk-assets softened in the wake of a strong run at the beginning of the new week and as markets renew their focus on domestic drivers of the currency.   Construction output figures […]

The Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Industrial Average rose modestly Monday after Donald Trump said he will delay increasing tariffs on China-made goods

The Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Industrial Average rose modestly Monday after Donald Trump said he will delay increasing tariffs on China-made goods

The Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Industrial Average rose modestly Monday after Donald Trump said he will delay increasing tariffs on China-made goods Stocks rose on Monday, Feb. 25, after President Trump said he would delay increasing tariffs on China-made goods, set to kick in on March 1, following “substantial progress” over two weeks of […]

New Zealand Dollar: NZD/USD (NZD=X) gained on the back of comments by President Trump

New Zealand Dollar: NZD/USD (NZD=X) gained on the back of comments by President Trump

New Zealand Dollar: NZD/USD (NZD=X) gained on the back of comments by President Trump Both the Aussie and Kiwi gained on the back of comments by President Trump, in which he stated that he would delay the planned tariff increase on Chinese imports (Deadline March 1st) and that he will be looking to have summit […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Stocks rise after Trump announces tariff delay

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Stocks rise after Trump announces tariff delay

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Stocks rise after Trump announces tariff delay Hong Kong and mainland Chinese shares rose at the open of trade Monday after Donald Trump said he would delay hiking tariffs on Chinese imports and that trade talks were making “substantial progress”. The Hang Seng Index rose 0.55 per cent, or […]

President Trump Wants His Lawyers to Stay with After Mueller Report

President Trump Wants His Lawyers to Stay with After Mueller Report

President Trump has indicated to his outside legal team that his lawyers should plan to stay on after special counsel Robert Mueller submits his report. President Trump reportedly told his lawyers Rudy Giuliani and Jay Sekulow that his legal team should plan on sticking around after SC Robert Mueller finishes his investigation. President Trump has […]

US-China Close to Resolving Trade Dispute, President Trump Pushes Deadline

US-China Close to Resolving Trade Dispute, President Trump Pushes Deadline

$SOY, $USD, $CNY FLASH: “…productive talks, I will be delaying the US increase in tariffs now scheduled for March 1. Assuming both sides make additional progress, we will be planning a Summit for President Xi and myself, at Mar-a-Lago, to conclude an agreement. A very good weekend for US & China!” The US and Chinese […]

Trump Policy: Overhaul the Fed!

Trump Policy: Overhaul the Fed!

When the Fed’s FOMC policymakers met last month and put it 3-year rate-hike campaign on hold and backed ending a yearlong push to shrink their $4-T balance sheet, that was draining the liquidity out of the system and shrinking the wealth of American house holds by the trillions of dollars, they cited increased risks to […]

President Trump’s Economy ‘a Shy of’ 3% Growth Goal

President Trump’s Economy ‘a Shy of’ 3% Growth Goal

Friday, the Fed said, that The Trump Administration will fall “a little under” its target of 3% annual GDP for Y 2018, the report offers an economic scorecard of sorts for the 1st full year of President Trump’s term. Growth for the year was “solid,” the Fed report said, as GDP “rose a little bit under 3% for the […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) ongoing trade discussions between the Trump administration and its Chinese counterparts

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) ongoing trade discussions between the Trump administration and its Chinese counterparts

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) ongoing trade discussions between the Trump administration and its Chinese counterparts Stocks fell on Thursday following the release of lackluster U.S. economic data and amid ongoing trade discussions between the Trump administration and its Chinese counterparts. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 103.81 points to 25,850.63 as Walgreens Boots Alliance lagged. The S&P […]

President Trump to Meet With China’s Chief Trade Negotiator

President Trump to Meet With China’s Chief Trade Negotiator

$SOY, $CORN, $WEAT, $CNY President Trump plans to meet with China’s Top trade negotiator Friday afternoon as the US forges a preliminary deal before tariffs on some Chinese imports more than 2X next month. The meeting with Chinese Vice Premier Liu would cap the latest round of talks in Washington, with Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer […]

The Odds Are: Donald Trump Favorite to Win 2020 Race

The Odds Are: Donald Trump Favorite to Win 2020 Race

FLASH: Donald J. Trump 3-2 Favorite to win in 2020 President Donald Trump is a 3-2 favorite to win the 2020 Presidential election, with his odds unchanged following Senator Bernie Sanders’ (I:VT) official bid announcement, says sportsbook brand manager Dave Mason of BetOnline.ag. “There were no changes to Sanders’ odds following the announcement,” Mr. Mason said. […]

President Trump: “Back Maduro Risk Losing Everything”

President Trump: “Back Maduro Risk Losing Everything”

Monday, President Trump signaled that socialism is on its way out and a “new day” is being ushered in for Venezuela and other Latin American countries. President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump addressed Venezuelans at Florida International University in Miami and discussed the growing crisis in the South American country. “We are here to proclaim a […]

President Trump Contemplates Tariffs on EU Autos

President Trump Contemplates Tariffs on EU Autos

$VLAKY, $MZDAY, $BMWYY, $POAHY, $VLVLY, $DDAIF By Sunday, President Trump’s Commerce Department is expected to issue an opinion on whether auto imports endanger US national security enough to justify such import taxes. President Trump would then have 90 days to decide whether to impose them. The Commerce Department could decide to postpone its conclusion. Or […]

Trump Trade Deal Optimism Driving This Market

Trump Trade Deal Optimism Driving This Market

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $BAC, $VXX US are stocks rallying this year on signs of progress in US-S trade talks as managed and sidelined money continues to bet that there is not much upside left when President Trump’s deal is reached. That is wrong Heffx-LTN’s corporate earnings and equity valuations model as of Saturday indicates […]

President Trump’s Policies Working, Market Soaring

President Trump’s Policies Working, Market Soaring

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX FLASH: The Pain Trade continues, on broad-based advance that had all 11 S&P 500 sectors finished higher on the day. Almost 80% of S&P 500 companies having reported Q-4 earnings so far. Analysts now see a profit increase of 16.2% for the Quarter, according to Refinitiv data. President Trump’s policies […]

President Trump Declares ‘National Emergency’ to Build the Wall

President Trump Declares ‘National Emergency’ to Build the Wall

Thursday, the US Senate approved a border security compromise for building a wall with Mexico, and prevents another government shutdown. The White House said President Trump would sign it then declare a national emergency and invoke other executive powers to to shift money to Wall-building from elsewhere in the federal budget. House passage and President […]

President Trump, “I am Not Happy with the Deal”

President Trump, “I am Not Happy with the Deal”

Tuesday, President Trump expressed displeasure with a tentative deal by congressional negotiators on border security spending that offered no funds for his promised US-Mexican border wall, but did not reject it outright, indicating he did not expect another government shutdown. President Trump demand for $5.7-B from Congress to help build the Wall, said he has […]

SC Mueller’s Probe to Clear President Trump

SC Mueller’s Probe to Clear President Trump

FLASH: No basis, no exposure, a terrible waste of time and money John Dowd the formal head of Prentice Trump’s legal team says the investigation by special counsel Robert Mueller will clear the President. Mr. Dowd made his comments in an interview for an episode of “The Investigation,” a new podcast centered on Mueller’s probe. “I know […]

Buying Interest Triggered by Trump Polices Progress

Buying Interest Triggered by Trump Polices Progress

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX FLASH: Progress of President Trump’s Policies Bringing On Continued Stock Buying Interest US futures point to a higher start this morning with sentiment boosted by US lawmakers reaching an agreement in principle to possibly avert another government shutdown later this week. The S&P 500 futures trade 18 pts, or 0.7%, […]

President Trump Has Won the Immigration Fight

President Trump Has Won the Immigration Fight

FLASH: The 2nd Government Shutdown is on the Table President Trump already has won the standoff over immigration, even if he does not get funding for his border Wall, because he has transformed how the American public views migrants, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee history Professor Rachel Ida Buff wrote in an Op-Ed Monday. As The Trump […]

President Trump’s Approval at 23-Month Highs

President Trump’s Approval at 23-Month Highs

President Trump’s approval rating has reached 52%, the highest it has been in almost 2 years, according to Rasmussen Reports. Rasmussen’s daily Presidential Tracking Poll shows: 52% approve of Trump’s job performance. 47% disapprove. 39% strongly approve. 39% strongly disapprove. Rasmussen notes this is the highest President Trump’s approval rating has been since 6 March 2017, […]

Trump Continues Success in North Korea

Trump Continues Success in North Korea

The United States and North Korea plan to hold a new round of talks in a third Asian nation next week to prepare for the second summit of their leaders, South Korea’s presidential office said Sunday. President Moon Jae-in and U.S. President Donald Trump also plan to hold discussions soon about Trump’s upcoming meeting with […]

Join Trump and Stop the Democrats Killing Babies

Join Trump and Stop the Democrats Killing Babies

Family Research Council President Tony Perkins released the following statement in response to President Donald Trump’s State of the Union Address: “President Trump reached past the political divide in Congress to unify Americans around an inspiring vision of what America can be. He took the policy issues that often polarize Washington and appealed to Americans […]

President Trump is in “Very Good Heath”

President Trump is in “Very Good Heath”

President Trump had his annual medical exam Friday. President Trump spent more than four hours at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center for a checkup supervised by Dr. Sean P. Conley, his physician, and involving a panel of 11 specialists. “I am happy to announce the President of the United States is in very good […]

President Trump, the Wall is Coming “One Way or the Other”

President Trump, the Wall is Coming “One Way or the Other”

Congressional negotiators are working this weekend of talks on a security plan that includes barrier on the Us-Mexican border, hoping to complete a deal to avert another government shutdown that is acceptable to President Trump. Saturday afternoon, President Trump Tweeted that if Democrats did not give him all The Wall money he is demanded, he […]

President Trump Policies Ended Dems ‘War on Business’

President Trump Policies Ended Dems ‘War on Business’

FLASH: Socialist Ideas are Crazy! The White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow praised President Trump’s comments on socialism during his State of the Union address, saying America should remain a “nation of entrepreneurs who thrive from freedom and growth.” Mr. Kudlow blasted “these crazy anti-growth, anti-incentive, anti-business, anti-reward policies coming out of the opposition party.” […]