Officials Paving the Way for 2nd Trump-Kim Summit

Officials Paving the Way for 2nd Trump-Kim Summit

Stephen Biegun, the US special representative for NKorea, arrived in SKorea Sunday for working-level talks on a proposed 2nd Summit between President Donald Trump and Chairman Kim Jong Un. Mr. Biegun plans to meet his NKorean counterpart Kim Hyok Chol to discuss the agenda and other issues ahead of the Summit slated for later this […]

Trump has America Back at Work

Trump has America Back at Work

US job creation saw another blockbuster month in January, blowing past the government shutdown, but that disruption helped to push the unemployment rate higher, the Labor Department reported Friday. The construction, health care, hospitality and retail sectors added tens of thousands workers, another sign the robust labor market remain a fundamental source of strength even […]

President Trump Hammers ‘Chuckie’ Schumer, Dems on Iran

President Trump Hammers ‘Chuckie’ Schumer, Dems on Iran

Thursday, President Donald Trump blamed Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, (D-NY), and his fellow Democrats for “being weak and passive with Iran.” “Schumer and the Democrats are big fans of being weak and passive with Iran,” President Trump tweeted Thursday morning. “They have no clue as to the danger they would be inflicting on our Country. Iran […]

President Trump Pushes Federal Fund Recipients to Buy US

President Trump Pushes Federal Fund Recipients to Buy US

President Trump signed an executive order Thursday pushing those who receive federal funds to “Buy American.” The aim is to boost US manufacturing across the board. Peter Navarro, director of the White House National Trade Council, told reporters during a telephone briefing the policies are helping workers who “are blue collar, Trump people.” Later he […]

President Trump at Odds with Intelligence Community on Key Policy Issues

President Trump at Odds with Intelligence Community on Key Policy Issues

The President reopened the White House discord with the intelligence community in a series of heated Tweets Wednesday President Trump came out against the US intelligence chiefs Wednesday after they told Congress that NKorea is unlikely to dismantle its nuclear arsenal and that the Iran nuclear deal is working. “Perhaps Intelligence should go back to […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) starting this week under some pressure as Trump throws cold water on the chances of a shutdown deal

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) starting this week under some pressure as Trump throws cold water on the chances of a shutdown deal

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) starting this week under some pressure as Trump throws cold water on the chances of a shutdown deal “The Nvdia profit warning is [hurting market sentiment] more than the Caterpillar earnings miss,” Larry Benedict, chief executive of the Opportunistic Trader told MarketWatch. “Slowing demand in China hit them hard,” he […]

President Trump Meets Chinese Vice Premier Liu This Week on Trade

President Trump Meets Chinese Vice Premier Liu This Week on Trade

Thursday, US President Donald Trump will meet Chinese Vice Premier Liu He during his visit to Washington for trade talks, the White House said on Monday. Beijing and Washington are engaging in high-level talks this week as part of negotiations intended to walk back trade tensions between the globe’s 2 largest economies. Related story The […]

RNC Pledges its Undivided Support for President Trump

RNC Pledges its Undivided Support for President Trump

Friday, the Republican National Committee (RNC) voted unanimously to provide President Donald Trump its “undivided support” ahead of the Y 2020 election. The RNC voted to approve a resolution giving its “undivided support for President Donald J. Trump and his effective Presidency” at its regular Winter meeting in New Mexico this week. The resolution was […]

President Trump, “State of the Union Address will Come after ‘the shutdown'”

President Trump, “State of the Union Address will Come after ‘the shutdown

President Trump said Wednesday night he is postponing his State of the Union address until the partial government shutdown ends. President Trump has concluded that there is “no venue that can compete with the history, tradition and importance of the House Chamber” and that he was not looking for an option after Speaker Pelosi (D:CA) […]

Financial Markets Depend on President Trump Holding the Line

Financial Markets Depend on President Trump Holding the Line

Equity investment markets hold lots of different risks for participants. And none is greater than the risk of erratic government policy, the growth of government bureaucracies and their oppressive regulations have resulted in the continuing loss of economic freedom for all Americans.   Today, free-market capitalism is under attack by the political-social-intellectual-elite who really believe […]

President Trump, ‘I will keep my promise on border security one way or another”

President Trump, ‘I will keep my promise on border security one way or another”

Friday, President Trump made a “major announcement” Saturday on the government shutdown and his demand that Congress fund the Mexican border Wall. President Trump offered the Democrats a deal that would extend protections for so-called Dreamers by three years in exchange for $5.7-B in funds he is seeking for a border barrier in a well […]

US, NKorea Holding Talks on 2nd Trump-Kim Summit

US, NKorea Holding Talks on 2nd Trump-Kim Summit

High-level diplomatic talks to finalize a 2nd summit between President Trump and NKorean leader Kim Jong Un are happening this week in Washington. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is expected to meet former NKorean chief diplomat Kim Yong Chol at a Washington hotel Friday. The meeting will likely be followed by Chairman Kim’s visit to […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) President Trump Predicts New Trade Deal with China

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) President Trump Predicts New Trade Deal with China

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) President Trump Predicts New Trade Deal with China U.S. stocks pared losses Monday morning after President Donald Trump predicted the United States would soon reach a comprehensive trade deal with China. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell by as much as 230 points Monday morning, an extension of a volatile […]

President Trump Assures US Farmers, “tough choices now reap rewards down the road”

President Trump Assures US Farmers, “tough choices now reap rewards down the road”

$SOY Monday, President Trump defended his tough trade policies in front of thousands of American farmers, a Key constituency that has struggled because of his trade dispute with China, plus he promised fair trade deals that will put America’s rural heartland back on strong solid ground. “We have taken the toughest ever actions to address […]

President Trump, Will Not Declare an Emergency Yet

President Trump, Will Not Declare an Emergency Yet

President Trump softened expectations that he is close to declaring a national emergency to get the money he want to build the US-Mexico border wall as a 3-week impasse closing parts of the government continued Friday. There are about 800-K federal employees who missed their 1st paychecks under the stoppage. Lawmakers tried to reassure federal […]

Former FEMA Chief: “President Trump On Solid Legal Ground” if he Declares National Emergency to Fund The Wall

Former FEMA Chief: “President Trump On Solid Legal Ground” if he Declares National Emergency to Fund The Wall

A former federal emergency boss said that President Donald Trump is “on solid legal ground” if he declares a national emergency to secure funding for his much-desired border Wall. “But he is going to have some troubles along the way, and one of them will be whether libertarian conservatives are going to accept a stronger […]

US-China Trade Talks Progressing, President Trump Optimistic

US-China Trade Talks Progressing, President Trump Optimistic

President Trump is expressing optimism about trade negotiations with China as US officials are expected in Beijing for talks aimed at easing a trade dispute. President Trump spoke recently to Chinese President Xi Jinping Sunday, saying: “I really believe they want to make a deal. The tariffs have absolutely hurt China very badly.” After several […]

President Trump Not Concerned About Apple’s Stock Dive

President Trump Not Concerned About Apple’s Stock Dive

President Trump said he isn’t concerned that Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) has warned sales will fall short of expectations because of the trade dispute with China, an announcement that provoked a sell-off in the US stock market. “No, I’m not,” President Trump said after he was asked at a White House news conference about Apple’s revenue warning […]

Fed Follows President Trump’s Lead, Stocks Soar

Fed Follows President Trump’s Lead, Stocks Soar

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX The S&P 500 gained 3.4% Friday, as Fed Chairman Powell signaled patience and flexibility on rates in light of stronger-than-expected jobs data. The DJIA (+3.3%), the NAS Comp (+4.3%), and the Russell 2000 (+3.8%) also marked strong gains to finish the week + 1.6%, 2.3%, and 3.2%, respectively. All 11 […]

The Border Wall 2019: President Trump, “Walls Work”

The Border Wall 2019: President Trump, “Walls Work”

As President Trump lobbies for money for his promised border wall, he talks up other barricades. He points to walls in Israel, at the Vatican, even at former President Barack Hussein Obama’s house. On Wednesday, PresidentTrump declared at a Cabinet, “Walls work.” He added: “There is a reason why politicians and wealthy people build walls […]

President Trump,”Calm Down and Enjoy the Ride”

President Trump,”Calm Down and Enjoy the Ride”

President Donald Trump, in an all-caps tweet Tuesday, wished everyone a Happy New Year, including the “haters and the fake news media.” “HAPPY NEW YEAR TO EVERYONE, INCLUDING THE HATERS AND THE FAKE NEWS MEDIA!” he said. “2019 WILL BE A FANTASTIC YEAR FOR THOSE NOT SUFFERING FROM TRUMP DERANGEMENT SYNDROME. JUST CALM DOWN AND ENJOY […]

NKorea’s Kim Says He’s Ready for More Talks with President Trump

NKorea’s Kim Says He’s Ready for More Talks with President Trump

NKorea’s leader Kim Jong Un said Tuesday he want to extend his Summitry with President Trump into Y 2019. During his televised New Year’s speech, Chairman Kim said he is ready to meet with President Trump at any time to produce an outcome “welcomed by the international community.” He told his countrymen that the North […]

Donald Trump Got Elected, Went to Washington and Changed It

Donald Trump Got Elected, Went to Washington and Changed It

Just 2 years in office, US President Donald Trump has rewritten the rules of the Presidency and the normal operations inside the nation’s capital. He has cast away codes of conduct and traditions that have been in place there for several generations. In Donald Trump’s Washington everything is political. He has shredded legacies, decorum and […]

President Trump Intent on Making Good His Promise to Build ‘The Wall”

President Trump Intent on Making Good His Promise to Build ‘The Wall”

President Trump is intent on following through with his campaign promise to build a Wall along the US-Mexico border, even if that means extending the partial government shutdown until Dems agree to $5-B in funding, Representative Mark Meadows (R-NC) “I can tell you that if they believe that this president is going to yield on […]

President Trump’s Approval Rating Up at 40%

President Trump’s Approval Rating Up at 40%

President Donald Trump’s approval rating went up 2 percentage points from last week to 40%, according to the latest Gallup poll released Monday. 55% of respondents disapprove of the President’s performance. President Trump’s 38% approval last week was tied for his lowest rating in the poll since last February. His worst point ever in Gallup polling is […]

Fed Made ‘Policy Mistake’, President Trump Not Likely to Sack Powell Yet

Fed Made ‘Policy Mistake’, President Trump Not Likely to Sack Powell Yet

$SPY, $WFC, $CS Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC) cut estimates for stocks next year on concern the Fed is making policy mistakes that will dampen US economic growth. Chris Harvey, head of equity strategy at the bank, cut his year-end target for the S&P 500 Index to 2,665 from 3,079. While the new forecast represents a 10% […]

President Trump say No to Armchair Generals Who Want to Keep US “At War Forever”

President Trump say No to Armchair Generals Who Want to Keep US “At War Forever”

Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) Sunday praised President Trump for doing “exactly what he promised” by withdrawing US troops from Syria, and derided the “armchair generals” in Washington who “want to keep us at war forever.” In an TV interview Senator Paul said he’s “very proud” of President Trump’s determination to get US troops out of […]

President Trump Actually Sacked Dem ‘Mad Dog’ Mattis, and Now He Has Run Him Out of His Administration

President Trump Actually Sacked Dem ‘Mad Dog’ Mattis, and Now He Has Run Him Out of His Administration

The publicity former US Defense Secretary James Mattis got over his resignation letter, has caused President Trump to appoint a new Defense Secretary Sunday morning, ensuring that General Mattis is out of the administration fast. Read Mad Dog Mattis was sacked! “I am pleased to announce that our very talented Deputy Secretary of Defense, Patrick […]

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) another Trump soap opera

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) another Trump soap opera

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) another Trump soap opera Now it is a spiraling drama over the autonomy of the US Federal Reserve that frazzled investors must cope with as stocks lurch toward a bear market. Word that President Donald Trump has discussed firing Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powellhas gone down poorly on Wall Street, a place […]

President Trump Hammers Fed for “Even Considering Rate Hike”

President Trump Hammers Fed for “Even Considering Rate Hike”

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX Monday, just 2 days before the FOMC is expected to raise fed funds rates for a 4th time this year, President Trump and his Top trade adviser ratcheted up their criticism of the Fed’s monetary tightening. “It is incredible that with a very strong dollar and virtually no inflation, the […]

Trump Brings Apple Back to USA

Trump Brings Apple Back to USA

US President Donald Trump thanked Apple chief Tim Cook on Friday after the tech giant unveiled plans for a $1 billion campus in Texas that is expected to create thousands of jobs outside its Silicon Valley base. “Thank you to @tim_cook for agreeing to expand operations in the U.S. and thereby creating thousands of jobs!” […]

Trump Winning in China

Trump Winning in China

President Donald Trump on Friday predicted a major US-China trade deal in the near future, saying that Beijing’s negotiating position had been weakened by the impact of the tariffs war between the world’s top two economies. “China wants to make a big and very comprehensive deal. It could happen, and rather soon!” Trump tweeted. His […]

President Trump: “China Wants to Make Deal With US”

President Trump: “China Wants to Make Deal With US”

President Donald Trump, saying China admits the trade war with the U.S. has taken a toll on its economy, announced the Chinese now want to make a major deal with the White House. President Trump’s comments came in a Friday Tweet. He wrote: “China just announced that their economy is growing much slower than anticipated because […]

President Trump Leads, Xi Makes Good on Promises, America Wins

President Trump Leads, Xi Makes Good on Promises, America Wins

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $SOY, $VXX China resumed buying US Soybean, bringing some relief to farmers in the US heartland as President Xi works toward a trade deal with his American counterpart. The giant Asian commodity importer bought 2-M tonnes of American Soybean (SOY) over the past 24 hrs, with shipments expected to occur sometime […]

First Lady Melania Trump Makes Christmas Visit to Children’s Hospital

First Lady Melania Trump Makes Christmas Visit to Children’s Hospital

Melania Trump is keeping up the First Ladies’ tradition of a Christmas season visit to a Washington children’s hospital.  Our First Lady toured part of the neonatal intensive care unit at Children’s National Health System on Thursday and met with families and children treated there.  Melania Trump is keeping up the first ladies’ tradition of […]

Australian Dollar: USD/AUD (AUD=X) higher on Wednesday in response to Trump’s comments on Huawei

Australian Dollar: USD/AUD (AUD=X) higher on Wednesday in response to Trump’s comments on Huawei

Australian Dollar: USD/AUD (AUD=X) higher on Wednesday in response to Trump’s comments on Huawei Huawei CFO has been granted bail by Justice William Ehrcke on Tuesday. Meng Wanzhou will be subject to monitoring, a curfew and other strict conditions to adhere to bail conditions. President Donald Trump said he would intervene in the Huawei case […]

The American People Will Revolt If Dems Attempt to Impeach President Trump

The American People Will Revolt If Dems Attempt to Impeach President Trump

It is difficult to Impeach someone who has done nothing wrong President Donald Trump said Tuesday he was is not concerned that he would get impeached and that payments made ahead of the Y 2016 election by his former personal attorney Michael Cohen to 2 women did not violate campaign finance laws. “It’s hard to […]

President Trump: “Important Announcements on China Coming”

President Trump: “Important Announcements on China Coming”

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ After a Twitter monologue about the border Wall Tuesday morning, President Donald Trump offered hints of good news about US negotiations with China.  “Very productive conversations going on with China! Watch for some important announcements! The trade truce between Presidents Trump and Xi will halt pause 1 January planned tariffs, with large […]

DJIA Swings 507 Pts on Trump, Schumer Dustup, Finishes Flat

DJIA Swings 507 Pts on Trump, Schumer Dustup, Finishes Flat

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX The DJIA and S&P 500 finished another headline driven session flat to unchanged Tuesday as investor optimism over US-China trade talks was offset by US President Donald Trump’s threat to shut down the US government and by political uncertainty in Britain, France and Italy. A US official told Reuters late […]

President Trump to Schumer, Pelosi: “I Will Be the 1 to Shut Down Government Over ‘The Wall'”

President Trump to Schumer, Pelosi: “I Will Be the 1 to Shut Down Government Over ‘The Wall

Tuesday, in public, President Donald Trump threatened to shut down the government if Congress does not provide the money he says is needed to build ‘The Wall” at the Mexican border. President Trump’s comments came as he opened a Oval Office meeting with Democratic leaders Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi, with partial shutdown looming on […]

President Trump, “I want a trade deal good for US, China and Global Growth”

President Trump, “I want a trade deal good for US, China and Global Growth”

President Donald Trump wants to a trade deal that will be good for the United States, China, and global growth, White House Council of Economic Advisers Kevin Hassett said Monday.  The stock market responded, bouncing off its lows. “If a country came to the US right now and offered Zero tariffs, Zero non-tariff barriers, full […]

Mexico’s New President Says Relations with Donald Trump are Good

Mexico’s New President Says Relations with Donald Trump are Good

Mexico’s New President Says Relations with Donald Trump are Good Wednesday, Mexico’s new President said that relations with US President Donald Trump are “good,” and that they will probably talk soon about the immigration issue. Many analysts had been expecting President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador aka AMOL to run into headlong conflict with President Trump, […]

China Confident it Can Make President Trump’s Trade Deal

China Confident it Can Make President Trump’s Trade Deal

China Confident it Can Make President Trump’s Trade Deal $USO, $SOY, $UNG Wednesday, China expressed confidence that it can reach a trade deal with the United States. The remarks by the Chinese Commerce Ministry from Beijing followed Presidents Trump and Xi declaring a truce in the trade dispute at a meeting in Argentina Saturday evening. […]

Victory for Trump as China Moves on IP Cheats

Victory for Trump as China Moves on IP Cheats

China announced Tuesday stiffer punishments for serious infringers of intellectual property — including barring them from buying real estate or going on expensive holidays — as Washington clamours for action on the issue following a trade war truce. The National Development and Reform Commission, China’s state planner, along with 37 government departments, released a joint […]

President Trump Expects China to Act Immediately on Trade Issues, the Details

President Trump Expects China to Act Immediately on Trade Issues, the Details

President Trump Expects China to Act Immediately on Trade Issues, the Details The Trump Administration expects immediate action by China on trade issues after a deal reached by the countries’ leaders, including lower tariffs on automobiles and measures against intellectual property theft and forced technology transfers, a White House official said Monday. US President Donald […]

 President Trump’s Approval Jumps to 46%

 President Trump’s Approval Jumps to 46%

 President Trump’s Approval Jumps to 46% US President Donald Trump’s approval rating rose to 46% from 44T in October, according to a Harvard CAPS/Harris Poll survey released exclusively to the press Monday. “Trump’s numbers show an uptick as voters continue to give him credit on the economy and battling terrorism successfully,” Harvard CAPS/Harris Poll co-director Mark Penn […]

Trump is Consolidating the US Economy

Trump is Consolidating the US Economy

New Orders, Production, and Employment Growing Supplier Deliveries Slowing at Slower Rate; Backlog Growing Raw Materials Inventories Growing; Customers’ Inventories Too Low Prices Increasing at Slower Rate; Exports and Imports Growing Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in November, and the overall economy grew for the 115th consecutive month, say the nation’s supply executives […]

America Loves Donald Trump

America Loves Donald Trump

Global equity markets soared Monday after China and the United States clinched a trade war truce, while oil prices surged on expectations of a big production cut. In midday deals, Frankfurt stocks were rebounding strongly, up 2.3 percent. London charged 2.0 percent higher and Paris gained 1.2 percent. European traders took their cue from Asia, […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping agreement to halt new tariffs and avoid escalating the China trade war

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping agreement to halt new tariffs and avoid escalating the China trade war

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping agreement to halt new tariffs and avoid escalating the China trade war Dow Jones futures soared Sunday night, along with S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq futures following a tariff truce at the Trump-Xi meeting. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) futures jump after Trump-Xi trade armistice

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) futures jump after Trump-Xi trade armistice

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) futures jump after Trump-Xi trade armistice U.S. stock index futures jumpedon Sunday, suggesting Wall Street was set rise further after itsbiggest weekly gain last week in nearly seven years as China andthe United States agreed to shelve any new tariffs and resetdiscussions. S&P 500 e-mini futures ESc1 were up 1.6 percent on […]

President Trump, “My relationship with President Xi is very special”

President Trump, “My relationship with President Xi is very special”

President Trump, “My relationship with President Xi is very special.” The Results so far of that Special Relationship President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping agreed to keep their trade dispute from escalating with a promise to halt the imposition of new tariffs for 90 days as the world’s 2 largest economies negotiate a […]

President Trump, “I will be formally terminating NAFTA shortly.”

President Trump, “I will be formally terminating NAFTA shortly.”

President Trump, “I will be formally terminating NAFTA shortly.” President Donald Trump said Saturday he will give formal notice to the US Congress in the near future to terminate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), giving 6 months for lawmakers to approve a new trade deal signed Friday. “I will be formally terminating NAFTA […]

Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping Agree to Trade Truce + Removal of Tariffs

Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping Agree to Trade Truce + Removal of Tariffs

Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping Agree to Trade Truce + Removal of Tariffs US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping agree to a trade truce in their dinner meeting Saturday Deal includes no trade tariffs after 1 January 2019 US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping, reached a trade war […]

Wall Street Bets Yes, President Trump’s America First Policy Working

Wall Street Bets Yes, President Trump’s America First Policy Working

Wall Street Bets Yes, President Trump’s America First Policy Working $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ Friday, US stocks rose as investors bet on progress in US-China trade meeting Saturday, and the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq posted their biggest weekly percentage gains in almost 7 years. DJIA saw its largest weekly advancer in 2 years, as investors […]

The Trump Administration Approves Seismic Surveys for Atlantic Oil Drilling

The Trump Administration Approves Seismic Surveys for Atlantic Oil Drilling

The Trump Administration Approves Seismic Surveys for Atlantic Oil Drilling he Trump administration is authorizing use of seismic air guns to find oil and gas formations deep underneath the Atlantic Ocean floor, prompting outrage from critics who say the practice can disturb or injure whales, sea turtles and other marine life. The National Marine Fisheries […]

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) investors wait for an important meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) investors wait for an important meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) investors wait for an important meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping Asia markets were mostly higher on Wednesday after a cautious start as investors wait for an important meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping later this week. The mainland Chinese markets […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) resh threats from United States President Donald Trump to widen the scope of tariffs

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) resh threats from United States President Donald Trump to widen the scope of tariffs

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) resh threats from United States President Donald Trump to widen the scope of tariffs Local shares snapped four days of gains yesterday after fresh threats from United States President Donald Trump to widen the scope of tariffs on Chinese imports spooked investors. The cautious mood sent the Straits Times Index (STI) […]

President Trump, ‘Totally Be Willing’ to Shut Down Govt to Get Border Wall Funds

President Trump, ‘Totally Be Willing’ to Shut Down Govt to Get Border Wall Funds

President Trump, ‘Totally Be Willing’ to Shut Down Govt to Get Border Wall Funds US President Donald Trump said he would “totally be willing” to shut down the government if Congress does not send him a bill approving $5-B for his proposed Wall on the US southern border with Mexico. His comments came during an […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping are scheduled to meet later this week

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping are scheduled to meet later this week

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping are scheduled to meet later this week Stocks closed slightly higher in a choppy session as the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 outperformed the Nasdaq Composite Index. The Dow tumbled early in the session but managed to climb back and close higher […]

President Trump is Open to China Trade Deal Despite Impending Tariffs

President Trump is Open to China Trade Deal Despite Impending Tariffs

President Trump is Open to China Trade Deal Despite Impending Tariffs President Donald Trump is open to reaching a deal on US-China trade disputes  over dinner on Saturday with Chinese leader Xi Jinping in Argentina. However, President Trump is ready to hike tariffs on Chinese imports if there is no breakthrough As of Tuesday we […]

President Trump’s Predictions About Invading Migrant’s Caravan Came True

President Trump’s Predictions About Invading Migrant’s Caravan Came True

President Trump’s Predictions About Invading Migrant’s Caravan Came True Everything the White House and The Trump Administration officials predicted about the caravan of invading migrants heading to the US border from Central America has come true, despite arguments that the warnings were little more than an election ploy, presidential counselor Kellyanne Conway said Tuesday. “In […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) Cautious Note After Trump’s Tariff Threat

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) Cautious Note After Trump’s Tariff Threat

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) Cautious Note After Trump’s Tariff Threat European stocks are likely to open on a cautious note Tuesday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he would likely raise the punitive tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods. He also threatened to impose tariffs on all remaining Chinese imports, if upcoming trade talks fail […]

President Trump to Mexico, “Deport Migrants, of Will Close the Border”

President Trump to Mexico, “Deport Migrants, of Will Close the Border”

President Trump to Mexico, “Deport Migrants, of Will Close the Border” Monday, President Donald Trump threatened to shut the US-Mexico border “permanently,” while calling on Mexico to deport “flag waving migrants” a day after several people tried to illegally cross the border. “Mexico should move the flag waving Migrants, many of whom are stone cold […]

President Trump Thanks Saudis for Keeping Crude Oil Prices Low

President Trump Thanks Saudis for Keeping Crude Oil Prices Low

President Trump Thanks Saudis for Keeping Crude Oil Prices Low $OIL, $USO, $UNG, $UGA US President Donald Trump sent out a Tweet thanking Saudi Arabia for lower worldwide Crude Oil prices Wednesday after receiving widespread criticism for his declaration that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman aka MbS would not be punished even if he did order […]

‘AMLO’ Backs President Trump on US-Mexico Border Policy

‘AMLO’ Backs President Trump on US-Mexico Border Policy

‘AMLO’ Backs President Trump on US-Mexico Border Policy Mexico’s incoming government has agreed to back The Trump Administration’s plan to change US border policy by requiring asylum seekers to wait in Mexico while their claims move through US courts. Mexican officials and senior members of President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador’s (AMLO) transition team said the […]

President Trump’s Message to Congress: “You Must Present Border Security Package.”

President Trump’s Message to Congress: “You Must Present Border Security Package.”

President Trump’s Message to Congress: “You Must Present Border Security Package.” President Trump has given the use of lethal force order to the military at the southern border. Friday, US President Donald Trump Friday demanded action on a major border security package, including funding for a border wall, 1 day after issuing a threat to […]

President Trump, “No more money for the Wall, No more money for Government”

President Trump, “No more money for the Wall, No more money for Government”

President Trump, “No more money for the Wall, No more money for Government” Thursday, US President Donald Trump warned that there could be a government shutdown next month over security on the border with Mexico, suggesting he could hold up negotiations if no more money is provided for a wall between the 2 countries. “Could […]

Best Time Since President Trump’s Election to Buy Stocks

Best Time Since President Trump’s Election to Buy Stocks

Best Time Since President Trump’s Election to Buy Stocks $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ,$RUTX, $VXX Savvy investors, sidelined and sitting on cash are setting up to come back into this market The sell-off that started in October is a healthy correction in this Bull market and investors should continue to tune out the Noise. The beaten down […]

President Trump, “Oil prices getting lower. Great!”

President Trump, “Oil prices getting lower. Great!”

President Trump, “Oil prices getting lower. Great!” $USO, $OIL Wednesday, President Donald Trump Tweeted thanking Saudi Arabia for lower worldwide Crude Oil prices. “Oil prices getting lower. Great!” President Trump wrote. “Like a big Tax Cut for America and the World. Enjoy! $54, was just $82. Thank you to Saudi Arabia, but let’s go lower!” The Tweet […]

President Trump, “the Fed is the problem, must lower rates.”

President Trump, “the Fed is the problem, must lower rates.”

President Trump, “the Fed is the problem, must lower rates.” US President Donald Trump renewed his criticism of the Fed Tuesday, describing the central bank as a “problem” as he called for lower interest rates. The latest Presidential assault on the nation’s monetary authority comes as stocks dive on concerns ranging from slower global growth, […]

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) Investors are cautious ahead of Trump-Xi meet

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) Investors are cautious ahead of Trump-Xi meet

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) Investors are cautious ahead of Trump-Xi meet Chinese stocks were the world’s worst performers Tuesday, falling the most this month, and Hong Kong’s November rebound came unstuck. The CSI 300 Index slid 2.3 percent, with technology shares leading declines after another sell-off in the U.S. That also dragged on Hong […]

President Trump Gets Highest Marks for US Economy

President Trump Gets Highest Marks for US Economy

President Trump Gets Highest Marks for US Economy President Donald Trump received his highest marks yet on the economy in the latest Quinnipiac University National Poll released on Tuesday. While most disapprove of President Trump’s overall job performance, 54 percent to 41 percent, the majority, 53 percent, of respondents approved of President Trump’s handling the economy, while […]