President Trump Unveils Plan for Free C-19 Coronavirus Vaccinations

President Trump Unveils Plan for Free C-19 Coronavirus Vaccinations

#PresidentTrump #free #C19coronavirus #vaccinations #DOD #CDC #FDA #WarpSpeed Wednesday, the federal government outlined a sweeping plan to make vaccines for C-19 coronavirus available for free to all Americans once a safe and effective shot is established and widely accepted. In a report to Congress and an accompanying plan for states and localities, federal health agencies […]

Snorers 2.8X More Likely to Die from C-19 Coronavirus

Snorers 2.8X More Likely to Die from C-19 Coronavirus

#snorers #die #C19coronavirus #OSA People with OSA (obstructive sleep apnea) have almost 3X a greater risk of dying from C-19 coronavirus if they are admitted to a hospital. That is the result of an analysis of 18 studies on the relationship between sleep apnea and the coronavirus by researchers from the University of Warwick in […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street, Stocks are Going Higher

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street, Stocks are Going Higher

#WallStreet #PaulEbeling #BigTech #earnings #economy #growth #employment #interest #Bulls #money #FAANGs $DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX Last Week’s Action Week in Review: Another week of selling, particularly in the mega-caps The selling from the prior week carried over to the shortened trading week. The S&P 500 fell 2.5%, the NAS Comp fell 4.1%, the DJIA […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street, Do Not Fear September

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street, Do Not Fear September

#WallStreet #PaulEbeling #BigTech #earnings #economy #growth #employment #interest #Bulls #money #FAANGs $DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX Last Week’s Action The trigger the stock-market pullback Thursday and Friday that erased weeks of gainers in the US stock market, may have been embattled investment firm SoftBank, according to a report by the Financial Times of London The report […]

Thinking Clearly in a Crisis

Thinking Clearly in a Crisis

#thinking #crisis #wolf #fear #DevilDog The “wolf” is a military metaphor for fear, all of the deeply ingrained negative emotions that hold us back. Overcoming fear aka staring down the wolf is the only way to unlock 1’s massive potential.  These are 4 skills that I learned in the US Marines, they have had profound impact on […]

Death Count Reporting from Coronavirus Leads to Public Fear

Death Count Reporting from Coronavirus Leads to Public Fear

#coronavirus #death #fear #public A Mississippi county coroner said his state’s death count from coronavirus could be incorrect, adding that possible misreporting has led to “unnecessary fear in the public.” Joshua Pounder, coroner for DeSoto County in northwest Mississippi, included a breakdown of all causes of death in the county in July on his Facebook page. […]

Medical Technocracy Made the Virus Chaos Possible

Medical Technocracy Made the Virus Chaos Possible

#virus #chaos #medical #technocracy #totalitarianrule Technocracy is an economic ideology built around totalitarian rule by unelected leaders that got its start in the 1930’s, when scientists and engineers got together to solve the nation’s economic problems The word comes from the word “techn,” which means “skill,” and the Greek god “Kratos,” which is the divine […]

Jobs Report Good, Getting Better, Low Interest Rates to Stay for a Long Time, Do Not Fear September in a Presidential Election Year with the Incumbent Running

Jobs Report Good, Getting Better, Low Interest Rates to Stay for a Long Time, Do Not Fear September in a Presidential Election Year with the Incumbent Running

#PresidentTrump #Powell #Fed #jobs #interest #rates $DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VIX $VXX The US financial markets will be closed Monday for Labor Day Friday, Trump Fed Chairman Powell declared the the NFPs employment report for August was “a good one,“and reiterated that the FOMC will keep ultra-accommodative monetary policy (the Fed put) for years to […]

Governor Gavin Newsom has Put California’s Economy and People on Life Support, Recall Him!

Governor Gavin Newsom has Put California’s Economy and People on Life Support, Recall Him!

#California #governor #Newsome #madman #power #recall #freedom #business #economy #CDC #C19coronavirus $PKI The latest indication that there will be no end to the unprecedented government restrictions on freedom and commerce that have been forced on Californians since Governor Gavin Newsom’s 4 March declaration of a state of emergency. At the time, the emergency was the […]

Mouthwash Lowers the Risk of Infection from C-19 Coronavirus, Good Health Begins in the Mouth

Mouthwash Lowers the Risk of Infection from C-19 Coronavirus, Good Health Begins in the Mouth

#antiviral #mouthwash #Listerine #C19coronavirus #gargle #health #mouth $JNJ An extensive review by researchers at the University Hospital of Wales found that many inexpensive mouthwashes can destroy the fatty membrane that surrounds SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes C-19. Previous research showed that mouthwashes such as Listerine were shown to eliminate 99.99% of H1N1 influenza in tissue […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average Heads to 30,000

Dow Jones Industrial Average Heads to 30,000

#DJIA #rally #Fed #economy #PresidentTrump #election $DIA Many analysts and money managers have been uncomfortable with this rally off of the 23 March bottom. In April, US stocks entered an uptrend, as can be seen in the following DJIA chart below. The global coronavirus chaos and its economic devastation, including the instant recession and the fastest Bear market on […]

Stop Believing in the Lockdown

Stop Believing in the Lockdown

#C19coronavirus #Lockdowns #casualties A powerful essay in the American Institute for Economic Research asks this Big Q: Is the lockdown the best way to minimize casualties in this pandemic? Using historical examples beginning with Voltaire’s words, “those who can make you believe absurdities, can make you commit atrocities,” the author reasons that lockdowns are not […]

Cholesterol and Saturated Fat have been the Villains of Heart Disease for 40 Yrs, Despite the Many Studies Showing Neither has an Adverse Effect on Heart Health

Cholesterol and Saturated Fat have been the Villains of Heart Disease for 40 Yrs, Despite the Many Studies Showing Neither has an Adverse Effect on Heart Health

#Heart #Health #Statins #fats #cholesterol #drugs #CVD #C19Coronavirus The Big Q: Will Saturated Fat Myth Soon Be Upended? The food industry shifted away from saturated fat and cholesterol to improve public health, and the medical industry has massively promoted the use of cholesterol-lowering statin drugs for the same reason. Despite that, the rate of heart […]

The ‘Man in the Street’ Believes 30-M People Died From C-19 Coronavirus in the US

The ‘Man in the Street’ Believes 30-M People Died From C-19 Coronavirus in the US

#C19coronavirus #USA From macing someone to carrying 6-ft canes to enforce social distancing to having meltdowns of every type imaginable, people terrified of the C-19 coronavirus are taking it upon themselves to judge and police those they believe are not complying with the C-19 coronavirus rules. They may be “off” when it comes to the […]

Existing Home Sales Rising at Record Pace, Well Past the Recovery Phase

Existing Home Sales Rising at Record Pace, Well Past the Recovery Phase

#home #sales #NAR US home sales rose at a record pace for a 2nd month running in July and home prices hit a record as historically low interest rates boosted demand for homes even as the C-19 coronavirus chaos put millions of out of work. The National Association of Realtors (NAR) said Friday existing home […]

The Coming ‘Spending Boom’ Will Drive Stocks and Economy Due North

The Coming ‘Spending Boom’ Will Drive Stocks and Economy Due North

#spending #boom #stocks #economy #gold #hedge #liquidity $DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $GLD $XAU A “spending boom” will happen in Y 2021 as pent-up demand from consumers and increased liquidity shoveled into the economy as a successful vaccine and and C-19 coronavirus treatment is developed. And the stock market has much more room to run even […]

World Stocks Started Climbing Early Monday on President Trump’s Fast Tracking C-19 Treatment, They are Still Climbing Early Tuesday

World Stocks Started Climbing Early Monday on President Trump’s Fast Tracking C-19 Treatment, They are Still Climbing Early Tuesday

#President Trump #Fed #FDA #C19coronavirus #treatment #stocks $DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX Stocks climbing in early Monday trade on Wall Street, adding to their record-breaking run from last week, the futures are still climbing extending this V-Shaped Bull run off of the 23 March instant recession lows. The S&P 500 (+1.0%) and NAS Comp (+0.6%) […]

President Trump Issues Order Cutting the FDA Red Tape for Coronavirus Plasma Treatment, saying “Americans are Suffering”

President Trump Issues Order Cutting the FDA Red Tape for Coronavirus Plasma Treatment, saying “Americans are Suffering”

#FDA #Coronavirus #Plasma #treatment President Trump has announced that the Deep State controlled FDA granted under his order an emergency use authorization to use convalescent blood plasma from people who have recovered from C-19 coronavirus to treat those who are newly diagnosed. This new treatment authorization is part of President Trump overall effort in “marshaling […]

USD’s Sharp Decline Driving Professional Investors into Gold

USD’s Sharp Decline Driving Professional Investors into Gold

#USD #Gold #investors #debt #Fed $XAU $GLD $USD $DXY The reason USD became the world’s reserve currency is that America has had the largest, strongest steadily growing and conservatively financed economy and a stable political system anchored in the US Constitution. Yet for USD to continue to be valued, the world has to believe in it. […]

The US Economy Booms, The C-19 Coronavirus Fades

The US Economy Booms, The C-19 Coronavirus Fades

#economy #stock #market #booms #virus #fades #exuberance $SPY #SPX The US economy has rebounded with unemployment rates falling substantially over the past 3 months and the stock market booming will only improve more as the coronavirus chaos is gotten more under control, Economist Steven Moore predicted Sunday that the economy will really start to boom […]

Americas Voters are Coming Out for President Trump

Americas Voters are Coming Out for President Trump

#PresidentTrump #voters #Republican #White #Hispanic The vast majority of Republican voters approve of the US economy’s state and how the government handled the C-19 coronavirus, a new poll shows. Heading into the GOP convention Monday, 75% of Republicans say the US is in better condition than it was 4 years ago, with 82% crediting President […]

US Gun Sales ‘Through the Roof’ During C-19 Chaos

US Gun Sales ‘Through the Roof’ During C-19 Chaos

#gun #sales #C19cronavirus Gun sales in America have spiked in the wake of the coronavirus chaos. Thousands of people, including women and 1st-time gun buyers, have literally cleared the shelves of certain types of firearms and most ammo. With the exception of law enforcement and military, anyone who plans to purchase a firearm can expect to pay […]

Fed Urged to Deliver More Aid/Relief to Small and Medium-sized Businesses Struggling Because of the C-19 Chaos

Fed Urged to Deliver More Aid/Relief to Small and Medium-sized Businesses Struggling Because of the C-19 Chaos

#Fed #lending #MainStreet #aid #relief #money A bipartisan Congressional panel overseeing the implementation of some coronavirus aid/relief programs urged the Fed and US Treasury to take more risk with taxpayer dollars and increase outreach efforts to deliver more aid/relief to small and medium-sized businesses struggling because of the C-19 chaos. The panel’s recommendations Keyed around […]

Concierge Medical Care is Big Business

Concierge Medical Care is Big Business

#Concierge #MedicalCare #BigBusiness #C19coronavirus #Chaos #telemedicine Personalized medical services, aka concierge services, have become big business during this medical emergency chaos. The comfort and luxury of having the doctor come to your door instead of braving traffic and potentially germ-filled waiting rooms has garnered a following. While basic telemedicine can be restricted by insurance regulations […]

The Kentucky Derby Will Not Have Fans in the Stands This Year

The Kentucky Derby Will Not Have Fans in the Stands This Year

#KentuckyDerby #NoFans The Kentucky Derby will not have fans in the stands this year, going back on its announcement in June saying it would allow people in the audience. Derby operator Churchill Downs Incorporated initially planned to allow a limited capacity of fans attend the iconic race, but a recent surge in coronavirus cases in Louisville halted […]

US Economic Recovery Continues Higher, COVID-19 Eases

US Economic Recovery Continues Higher, COVID-19 Eases

#Economic #Recovery Americans moved back into restaurants and gyms over the past week, hiring advanced across a sample of those industries and a rise in job postings suggested it will continue, signs the US recovery is moving North. High-frequency data estimating retail stores visits and employment across industries as well as broader indexes of the […]

President Trump Inherited “Worst, Slowest Economy Since the Great Depression”

President Trump Inherited “Worst, Slowest Economy Since the Great Depression”

#PresidentTrump #economy #GreatDepression #ChinaTrade Democrats are blaming President Trump for the country’s economic problems that have been happening since the coronavirus chaos began, but the fact is that The Trump Aadministration “inherited the worst, slowest economy” since the Great Depression, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said Thursday.  “Yeah, sure, blame him for the virus […]

The US Economy Rebounding “Very, Very Strongly”

The US Economy Rebounding “Very, Very Strongly”

#economy The US economy is rebounding “very, very strongly,” and fresh federal aid will reach unemployed Americans in the next week or 2, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said Wednesday, shaking off concerns about a 2nd wave of C-19 coronavirus infections. Mr. Kudlow, speaking to reporters at the White House, defended a reduction in the unemployment […]

The Trump Team Handled Coronavirus Chaos Magnificently, Market Responded With Record Bull Run

The Trump Team Handled Coronavirus Chaos Magnificently, Market Responded With Record Bull Run

#PresidentTrump #economy #Coronavirus #BullMarket $DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX President Trump and his economic team have handled and are handling the economy “magnificently” during the coronavirus chaos, and there is no doubt that a V-shaped recovery is happening The S&P 500 closed at a record high Tuesday while rebounding from huge losses triggered by The Virus Chaos. […]

On the Market, Know and Digest This “the Bulls are in Charge”

On the Market, Know and Digest This “the Bulls are in Charge”

#Bulls #Summary #markets $DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX Summary US stocks closed flat to unchanged Monday despite strength in the tech sector. US Treasures advanced, sending 10-yr yields down 2 bpts. USD declined modestly Vs the G-10 basket, with the AUS pacing gains. Gold strengthened more than 2%. Asian equity futures are higher. US corporate investment-grade […]

America’s Health Officials are Not Promoting Healthy Eating to Defeat the Coronavirus, Why?

America’s Health Officials are Not Promoting Healthy Eating to Defeat the Coronavirus, Why?

#coronavirus #realfood #health SARS-CoV-2 is likely here to stay, which means we have to learn to live with it. Seeing how obesity dramatically increases your risk of severe illness and death from C-19, your best bet is to lose weight and improve your general health through healthy diet and exercise Even mild obesity may boost […]

Trey Gowdy to President Trump, “Something fishy is going on”

Trey Gowdy to President Trump, “Something fishy is going on”

#PresidentTrump #TreyGowdy #fishy #Democrats #China #C19coronavirus Former distinguished US Congressman Trey Gowdy (R-SC) to President Trump and America’s Governors: “I’m not saying Covid-19 isn’t real… But Pay attention folks, there’s much more going on here than what meets the eye. Is it a coincidence that just when the economy is booming, the stock market is […]

Monday’s World Stock Markets: Asia-Pacific

Monday’s World Stock Markets: Asia-Pacific

#AsiaPacific #world #stock #markets #Australia #China #Japan China shares closed at their highest in more than a month Monday after the central bank injected fresh funds into the country’s financial system, with securities firms rallying on hopes for a lift from capital market reforms. At the close, the Shanghai Composite index was up 2.34% at 3,438.80 […]

Thailand Biggest Economic Slump Since 1998 Means More Government Stimulus

Thailand Biggest Economic Slump Since 1998 Means More Government Stimulus

#Thailand #economy #stimulus #coronavirus Thailand’s economy suffered its biggest annual contraction since the 1998 Asian financial crisis in Q-2 due to the fallout of the coronavirus chaos, prompting the government to slash its GDP forecast for the year and announce more stimulus Data from the state planning agency showed a 100% fall in foreign tourism […]

Worker Productivity + 7.3%, Biggest Increase Since 2009

Worker Productivity + 7.3%, Biggest Increase Since 2009

#worker #productivity #coronavirus #chaos US worker productivity rose at a 7.3% rate in Q-2, the largest Quarterly increase since 2009. Labor costs also rose 12.2%. The US Labor Department report Friday is its 1st estimate of Q-2 productivity and follows Q-1’s 0.3% decliner. Labor costs rose again in Q-2 after rising at a 9.8% rate in Q-1. […]

Scared for School: 80% of Parents Considering Homeschooling Children This Fall

Scared for School: 80% of Parents Considering Homeschooling Children This Fall

#children #homeschooling #C19coronavirus New survey shows that 82% of parents are more worried about sending kids back to school than ever before. Fully 25% say they will not allow their children in a classroom. As Fall nears and the 1st wave coronavirus chaos wears on, the coming school year is becoming more uncertain for many […]

“You do not lockdown healthy people”

“You do not lockdown healthy people”

#lockdown #risk #healthy #people The former chief of neuroradiology at Stanford University Medical Center advocates a different approach to fighting the C-19 coronavirus by protecting the higher-risk populations and allowing the virus to burn through people to whom it poses little or no risk. “I think there is a huge disconnect here in what the […]

The 100-Day Gainer Best Since August 1933, The Trump Policies Work

The 100-Day Gainer Best Since August 1933, The Trump Policies Work

#stocks #recovery #Bull #Bear #market #PresidentTrump $DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX The US stock market has not experienced a 100-Day gainer this strong since Y 1933, stocks have seen a very strong recovery in the 100 trading days since the 23 March lows Thursday marked the 100th trading day since the stock market’s chaos panic […]

Single-Digit Unemployment Seen with 20% GDP Growth

Single-Digit Unemployment Seen with 20% GDP Growth

#unemployment #GDP #growth #VShaped #recovery Thursday, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said he expects the US unemployment rate to return to single-digit levels as early as this month and growth in Q-3 should be 20% or more as the economy recovers from the recession triggered by the C-19 coronavirus chaos. “The Key point that I would […]

No ‘Porked Up’ Aid Bill is Needed Now

No ‘Porked Up’ Aid Bill is Needed Now

#PresidentTrump #economy #recovery #Congress #money The US economy is entering a self-sustaining V-Shaped recovery and does not need a big dose of aid/relief/stimulus bill from Congress. “The numbers are coming in very, very nicely,” National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow said adding that data suggests a rise in C-19 coronavirus cases over the Summer put only “a […]

US-China Trade Deal in “Fine” Shape

US-China Trade Deal in “Fine” Shape

#USChina #trade No mater what you have heard, China is buying US goods as required. China is continuing to buy US goods, particularly commodities, under its Phase 1 trade deal with the United States, despite rising tensions over Hong Kong and other issues, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said Tuesday. Asked if deteriorating ties […]

“It is Silly for Democrats to Claim C-19 Coronavirus Aid/Relief/Stimulus is Too Slow”

“It is Silly for Democrats to Claim C-19 Coronavirus Aid/Relief/Stimulus is Too Slow”

#PresidentTrump #C19coronavirus #aidreliefstimulus #Democrats It is “silly” for Democrats to say it will take Americans too long to get their enhanced unemployment benefits in place, as they could have gotten it in place a week or 10 days ago, but states are already in a position to continue extended unemployment benefits, White House economic adviser […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeing on Wall Street, New Highs in View

Commentary: Paul Ebeing on Wall Street, New Highs in View

#WallStreet #PaulEbeling #BigTech #earnings #NFPs #employment #interest #Bulls #money #FAANGs $DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX Last Week’s Action As expected, the FAANGs: Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix and Google stepped up as the NAS Comp leaders paused to refresh, overall the action is good. Friday’s jobs report were as President Trump said they would be marking […]

Box Office Chaos: AMC Theatres Revenue Collapsed

Box Office Chaos: AMC Theatres Revenue Collapsed

#BoxOffice #revenue #collapse #C19coronavirus $AMC $CMCSA Cinema giant AMC Entertainment Holdings (NYSE:AMC) posted Q-2 financial results last Thursday as it looks to reopen its theaters and survive the coronavirus chaos after a debt restructuring. The extent of the C-19 coronavirus hit taken so far by the largest US cinema chain was underlined by overall revenues […]

The Safest Way to Travel in the US Now is by Car, Motorcoach or Virtually

The Safest Way to Travel in the US Now is by Car,  Motorcoach or Virtually

#travel #car #motorcoach #family #CDC Experts agree that the safest way to travel after being pent up for months in quarantine and isolation is by private car or motorcoach. That’s the opinion of medical, travel, and statistical experts consulted to examine and weigh the relative risks when traveling by commercial airline, Amtrak, or private cars […]

C-19 Coronavirus, Some People Die With It, the Vast Majority Do Not

C-19 Coronavirus, Some People Die With It, the Vast Majority Do Not

#C19Cronavirus #WHO #CDC $DB The Big Q: How contagious is someone who has contracted C-19 coronavirus and displays no symptoms? The Big A: This study, published in the medical journal JAMA Internal Medicine this week, provides 1 theory for the Big Q. It isolated 303 patients with C-19 in a treatment center in SKorea. Of […]

How the C-19 Coronavirus Tests Work, Hang on Does Not Work

How the C-19 Coronavirus Tests Work, Hang on Does Not Work

#C19coroncvirus #testing #CDC #commoncold In a classic illustration of how C-19 coronavirus testing works or does not work: Ohio Governor Mike DeWine tested positive for the virus just hours before he was to meet with President Trump, Thursday, 6 August 2020, and then tested negative 2X a few hours later. The opposing results are an […]

Friday’s World Stock Markets: Asia-Pacific

Friday’s World Stock Markets: Asia-Pacific

#AsiaPacific #world #stock #markets #Australia #China #Japan Australian shares closed lower Friday after the central bank downgraded its outlook for the national economy. The S&P/ASX 200 index was down 0.6% to 6,004.8 by the end of trade. The index gained 1.3% on the week. New Zealand’s benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index fell 1% to 11,646.6 pts.  Japanese […]

I See No Technical Clues That Gold is Near a Top

I See No Technical Clues That Gold is Near a Top

#gold #silver #USD $GLD $XAU $SLV $XAG $USD Gold extended its strong Bull run Thursday, driven by expectations of more monetary response to the virus chaos. Spot gold hit an all-time high of 2,069.21oz and was up 0.8% at 2,055.87 at 2:10p EDT (1810 GMT). US gold futures settled 1% higher at 2,069.40. Data showed US jobless claims fell […]

Low Home Mortgage Rates Continue to Boost US’ Economic Recovery

Low Home Mortgage Rates Continue to Boost US’ Economic Recovery

#home #mortgages #loans #economy #Fed #interestrates #buyers $DIA $QQQ $SPY $XAU $GLD $USO $USD US Mortgages rates marked another record low, boosting the $35-T housing market, a very bright spot for the economy. The average for a 30-yr fixed loan fell to 2.88%, the lowest in nearly 50 yrs of record keeping by Freddie Mac. It was […]

Housing, Auto Demand Are Standouts in V-Shaped Recovery

Housing, Auto Demand Are Standouts in V-Shaped Recovery

#housing #automobiles #consumers #recovery $DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX Clearly, record low interest rates has helped revive the US markets for housing and autos standouts in the economy as it gains traction. Sales of new homes in June ran at their fastest pace in 13 yrs, leaving builders and the construction workers they employ with […]

Thursday’s World Stock Markets: Asia-Pacific

Thursday’s World Stock Markets: Asia-Pacific

#AsiaPacific #world #stock #markets #Australia #China #Japan #Thailand Around the region, MSCI’s Asia sans-Japan stock index was firmer by 0.25%, while Japan’s Nikkei index closed down 0.43%. China’s benchmark Shanghai Composite Index ended higher for a 5th session running Thursday, as a rally in financial and materials stocks offset worries about rising US-China tensions that earlier […]

The People are Buying Gold, Silver in Record Amounts

The People are Buying Gold, Silver in Record Amounts

#gold #silver #COMEX $XAU $GLD #XAG $SLV Tuesday, spot gold rose to a record above 2,000oz as investors continue to seek safe-haven for their assets due to economic and geopolitical risks. Gold has rallied in the past year as the C-19 coronavirus chaos prompts unprecedented amounts of aid/relief/stimulus to bolster economies, including lower rates, which […]

Residential Housing Market is Worth $35-T, America’s Biggest Industry

Residential Housing Market is Worth $35-T, America’s Biggest Industry

#housing $DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $ITB $VXX Last month, US new home sales spiked 55%, their biggest gainer since Y 2005. The number of Americans looking to refinance their mortgages spiked 111%. And Quicken Loans (Private), the America’s largest mortgage broker just posted its best Quarter in its 35-yr history. In 1-H of Y 2020, Quicken […]

Wednesday’s World Stock Markets: Asia-Pacific

Wednesday’s World Stock Markets: Asia-Pacific

#AsiaPacific #world #stock #markets #Australia #China #Japan #Thailand Thai stocks turned positive Wednesday after its central bank held interest rates as expected and predicted Q-2 output would be better than forecast, while warning it was ready to quell gains for the baht. The bank, which already has rates at a record low of 0.5%, said exports […]

Tuesday’s World Stock Markets: Asia-Pacific

Tuesday’s World Stock Markets: Asia-Pacific

#AsiaPacific #world #stock #markets #Australia #China #Japan China stocks ended higher Tuesday, underpinned by strong gains in banks as investors cheered Beijing’s latest move to ease pressure on the country’s financial institutions. The blue-chip CSI300 index rose 0.1% at 4,775.80, while the Shanghai Composite Index also inched up 0.1% at 3,371.69. Banks led the gainers, with […]

The Bullish Trend in Gold, Silver Will Continue

The Bullish Trend in Gold, Silver Will Continue

#gold #silver #safety #asset #coins #bars #jewerly $XAU $XAG $GLD $SLV $USD The Big Q: Why is gold marking all time highs now? The Big A: Why Not! Gold’s as a safe-haven investment during turbulent market environments is well known and this means physical precious metals may continue to go up in value. The Big […]

Labs in the US Cannot Keep Up With Demand for C-19 Coronavirus Testing

Labs in the US Cannot Keep Up With Demand for C-19 Coronavirus Testing

#C19Coronavirus #testing #results #CDC A surge of nearly 4-M confirmed C-19 coronavirus infections in the US which leads the world in cases as well as deaths virus associated has crippled American labs, creating long processing delays and exacerbating fears that people without symptoms could be spreading the virus if they do not isolate. 1 of […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

#WallStreet #PaulEbeling #BigTech #earnings #NFPs #employment #interest #Bulls #money #FAANG $DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX $DIS Last Week’s Action US Stocks Finished Friday and July on High Notes. The tech stocks held the line kept the NAS Comp, SOX and NAS 100 in the Green. The big names in the NAS drove earnings . The […]

“Fear is Driving Decline in US Consumer Activity”

“Fear is Driving Decline in US Consumer Activity”

#fear #sentiment #confidence #US #consumer #Fed #C19coronavirus Sunday, the head of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis said “fear” is the Key factor behind a distressing decline in consumer activity that signals a stalling of the economic recovery. In a TV interview Fed member Neel Kashkari said consumers have to feel safe from the C-19 coronavirus chaos […]

Monday’s World Stock Markets: Asia-Pacific

Monday’s World Stock Markets: Asia-Pacific

#AsiaPacific #world #stock #markets #Australia #China #Japan China shares rose on upbeat factory data, tech boost At the close, the Shanghai Composite index was up 1.75% at 3,367.97. The blue-chip CSI300 index was up 1.62%. The smaller Shenzhen index ended up 2.6% and the start-up board ChiNext Composite index was higher by 2.629%. Shanghai’s tech-focused STAR50 […]

President Trump to Dr. ‘Doom’ Fauci on Virus Testing: “Wrong!”

President Trump to Dr. ‘Doom’ Fauci on Virus Testing: “Wrong!”

#PresidentTrump #Virus #testing In a direct rebuke of the infectious disease ‘expert‘ who helped guide The Trump Administration’s global coronavirus response, President Trump called out Dr. ‘Doom’ Fauci as “Wrong” on slowing the spread in the US. President Trump Tweeted: “Wrong! We have more cases because we have tested far more than any other country, […]

Layers of Face Protection Vs C-19 Coronavirus

Layers of Face Protection Vs C-19 Coronavirus

#shield #mask #face #protection #C19coronavirus #CDC The more layers of protection covering your face, the better, say health officials.Last wk, Dr. Anthony Fauci recommended that people wear goggles or face shields to help prevent the transmission of C-19 coronavirus, but emphasized that this extra layer of safety should be used only in addition to wearing a face […]

Scientific Study Finds vitamin D Wards Off C-19 Coronavirus

Scientific Study Finds vitamin D Wards Off C-19 Coronavirus

#vitamin D #C19Cronavirus #diet #Sunshine #goodhealth A study by an Israeli university has confirmed what people have been saying throughout the virus chaos. Researchers have found out that vitamin D deficiency is a major factor in the rate of C-19 infection. The large survey found that higher vitamin D levels were associated with a lower […]

The US Economy is Experiencing a V-Shaped Recovery

The US Economy is Experiencing a V-Shaped Recovery

#economy #V-shaped #recovery A V-shaped recovery is commonly characterized by a quick and sustained recovery in measures of economic performance after a sharp economic decline.  “I think by the end of this year, you’re going to see a big rebound. And of course the stock market is telling us that. The market is telling us hey, we’re going to […]

US Stocks Finished Friday and July on High Notes

US Stocks Finished Friday and July on High Notes

#stocks #bigtech #revenue #earnings #virus #ecommerce #spending #investors #GDP #NYSE $DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX Stocks closed Friday and July on high notes, with the Bulls still in charge. The NAS Comp outperforming after of better than expected corporate earnings results from big tech firms like Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) and Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), which both marked record […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Drives Around C-19 Coronavirus Chaos

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Drives  Around C-19 Coronavirus Chaos

#Ferrari #RACE #earnings, #C19Coronavirus $RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) has a defensive business model that has held up very well through past economic downturns. If anything, the C-19 coronavirus chaos should be easier for Ferrari to navigate than past outlier events. The Maranello Outfit’s customer base is holding up very well, and the other supercar companies have reported strong […]

The Economic Data Calls for More Aid/Relief/Stimulus

The Economic Data Calls for More Aid/Relief/Stimulus

#Aid/Relief/Stimulus #Congress #GDP #Fed #depression #economy US Treasury Mnuchin Calls on Congress to Pass more Stimulus this Month The economic data reported Thursday confirmed the enormity of the Q-2 blow suffered by the global economy and the challenges ahead. The longer Congress delays, the greater the risk that the stalled recovery will lead to a […]

There is ‘No Direct Evidence’ Masks Prevent Virus Infections

There is ‘No Direct Evidence’ Masks Prevent Virus Infections

#WHO #masks #C19Coronavirus #protection #infections A World Health Organization (WHO) on 5 June 2020, guidance memo on face mask use during the pandemic says there is “no direct evidence” universal masking of healthy is affective with respiratory illnesses, including C-19 coronavirus. Instead of everyone wearing masks, the Who recommends that those with “any symptoms suggestive […]

The Tech Bulls are In Charge Despite the C-19 Coronavirus Chaos

The Tech Bulls are In Charge Despite the C-19 Coronavirus Chaos

#Bulls #stocks #market #C19coronavirus #technology $DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX The Power Rally in US tech companies is about to intensify after earnings from the biggest providers of I-net services and Smartphones blew past Quarterly earnings estimates. ETFs tracking the NAS 100 rose about 1.8% following results from Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB), Alphabet […]

There Are More Drug Overdoses and Suicides Than C-19 Coronavirus Deaths in US

There Are More Drug Overdoses and Suicides Than C-19 Coronavirus Deaths in US

#C19coronavirus #drug #suicide #deaths #CDC In a testimony for a Buck Institute webinar, Dr. Robert Redfield said that the US has a far greater number of suicides now than it does deaths from C-19 coronavirus. And drug overdose deaths also greatly outnumber deaths from C-19, he said. While Dr. Redfield did not say where he […]

The VIX is Not Flashing Red or Yellow in Here

The VIX is Not Flashing Red or Yellow in Here

$VIX $VXX $DBCVIX $USD $EUR Financial markets’ fear gauges are not flashing Red or yellow at a time of serious global turmoil, stirring investor doubts over whether the indexes are mispricing current and future volatility. Volatility gauges embedded in option markets are used by traders and investors to predict the market’s direction. They are also […]

“The Key to Defeating COVID-19 Already Exists”

“The Key to Defeating COVID-19 Already Exists”

A Yale medical doctor and professor of epidemiology penned a frustrated op-ed in Newsweek, wanting to know why “tens of thousands of patients with COVID-19 are dying unnecessarily.” The solution, Dr. Harvey A. Risch says, already exists: Hydroxychloroquine works when it is given very early in the infection, “especially when given in combination with the […]

Air Filter That Kills the C-19 Coronavirus Almost Instantly

Air Filter That Kills the C-19 Coronavirus Almost Instantly

#AirFilter #C19coronavirus #catch #kill #instantly Just In: Researchers from the University of Houston, in collaboration with others, have designed a “catch and kill” air filter that can trap the virus responsible for C-19, killing it instantly. Zhifeng Ren, Director of the Texas Center for Superconductivity at UH, collaborated with Monzer Hourani, CEO of Medistar, a […]

Friday’s World Markets Outlook: Asia-Pacific

Friday’s World Markets Outlook: Asia-Pacific

#world #stock #markets #coronavirus #AsiaPacific  China stocks fell Friday to finish the week lower. The blue-chip CSI300 index fell 4.4% to 4,505.59, while the Shanghai Composite Index retreated 3.9% to 3,196.77. The tech-heavy start-up board ChiNext slumped 6.1%, while the newly-launched STAR 50 index dove 7%. Australian shares closed lower Friday, led by tech stocks […]

Mega Caps Back and Fill, Dollar Slides, Gold Charges to Record Highs

Mega Caps Back and Fill, Dollar Slides, Gold Charges to Record Highs

#stocks #gold #silver #dollar #C19coronavirus #China #global #growth #COMEX #VeryBullish $DIA $QQQ $SPY $RUTX $VXX $USO $USD $XAU $GLD $XAG $SLV Moving the Market: Profit taking in mega-caps Thursday, Gold traded near 1,900oz, moving closer to it’s all-time high set nearly 9 yrs ago on concerns about global growth that is driving safe-haven demand. Increasing […]

Resilience in the Face of the C-19 Coronavirus Chaos

Resilience in the Face of the C-19 Coronavirus Chaos

#resilience #C19coronavirus #chaos #fear #loneliness #quarentines #health #stress #anxiety #worries #concerns #loneliness #depression #love #gratitude #joy #hope. Resilience is the capacity to recover quickly from difficulties: aka, guts! During the C-19 coronavirus chaos, legitimate concerns are being raised that the social distancing, financial upheaval, quarantines and virus fears could lead to an upcoming mental health […]

How President Trump ‘Wins the War’ on 3 November

How President Trump ‘Wins the War’ on 3 November

#PresidentTrump #WhiteHouse #economics #politics #aid #relief #stimulus #C19coronavirus #GOP #MAGA #WinTheWar #House #Senate #vaccine #election Tuesday, President Trump resumed holding White House news conferences about the progress of the C-19 coronavirus chaos task force. But, this news conference was different from the past 1’s, when he was accompanied by Key task force members, this time […]

Warning: Australia’s Economy to Shrink 7% in Q-2

Warning: Australia’s Economy to Shrink  7% in Q-2

#Australia #economy #shrink #recession #depression #unemployment #recovery #C19Coronavirus $AUD Thursday, Australia warned that its economy shrank at its fastest pace in history during Q-2, while the budget deficit will be the biggest since WWII as the country battles to contain the impact of the C-19 coronavirus. The government has pumped tens of billions of AUDs […]

Wednesday’s World Markets Outlook: Asia-Pacific

Wednesday’s World Markets Outlook: Asia-Pacific

#world #stock #markets #coronavirus #AsiaPacific Australian shares finished lower Wednesday, dragged down by the healthcare sector, as a record surge in C-19 coronavirus cases in the country dented investor sentiment. The S&P/ASX 200 index closed 1.3% lower to 6,075.10. New Zealand’s benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index dipped 0.1% to finish the session at 11,722.97. China stocks […]

Thursday’s World Markets Outlook: Asia-Pacific

Thursday’s World Markets Outlook: Asia-Pacific

#world #stock #markets #coronavirus #AsiaPacific Chinese shares fell Thursday, snapping a 4-day win streak, after an abrupt US order for closure of the Chinese consulate in Houston stoked geopolitical tensions and offered exits for investors who profited from the market’s recent rally. The Shanghai Composite Index fell 0.2% to 3,325.11 and the blue-chip CSI300 index […]

Tuesday’s World Markets Outlook: Asia-Pacific

Tuesday’s World Markets Outlook: Asia-Pacific

#world #stock #markets #coronavirus #AsiaPacific Australian shares closed higher Tuesday, marking their best session since 16 June after the country’s central bank advocated for further fiscal stimulus, boosting demand for riskier assets. The S&P/ASX 200 index closed 2.6% up at 6,156.30. New Zealand’s benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index closed 1.6% higher at 11,736.73. Japanese stocks rose […]

Gold’s Allure, Wall Street Focused on the Miners

Gold’s Allure, Wall Street Focused on the Miners

#gold #miners #WallStreet #investors #risk #C19coronavirus #banks #stimulus $NEM $GOLD Last yr precious-metals miners were seen by Wall Street as too leveraged and high-risk for the typical investor, but they raised $2.4-B in secondary equity offerings during Q-2 of this year. That is the most since Y 2013 and 7X more than the funds they […]

US Stocks Finished at Session Highs Wednesday

US Stocks Finished at Session Highs Wednesday

#DJIA #stocks #NYSE $DIA $QQQ $SPY $USO $USD $XAU $GLD Wednesday, the DJIA finished the day above 27,000 after Pfizer (NYSE:PFE) announced that it had struck a deal with the US government for the C-19 coronavirus vaccine it is developing with BioNTech SE. The NAS Comp finished the day up 0.2%, the DJIA gained 0.6%, and the S&P 500 rose 0.6%. Market breadth was good: More than […]

Treating C-19 Virus the Asian Way: Licorice, Mint and Honeysuckle

Treating C-19 Virus the Asian Way: Licorice, Mint and Honeysuckle

#LQC #virus’#flu #C19coronavirus #China #Thailand #Laos #herbs #licorice #mint #honeysuckle #immunesystem #TCM Lianhua Qingwen capsules (LQC), which are also used against seasonal influenza, have been part of China’s standard of care against C-19 coronavirus since February 2020, and countries like Thailand and Laos have also embraced the product LQC, composed of 13 herbs, is said […]

Monday’s World Markets Outlook: Asia-Pacific

Monday’s World Markets Outlook: Asia-Pacific

#world #stock #markets #coronavirus #AsiaPacific China stocks rose 3% Monday, led by financial firms, after regulators moved to bolster the market by lifting equity investment cap for insurers and encouraging mergers and acquisitions among brokerages and mutual fund houses. At the close, the Shanghai Composite index was up 3.11% at 3,314.15, while the blue-chip CSI300 […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street, It is Never too Late to Start Investing

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street, It is Never too Late to Start Investing

#Bulls #PresidentTrump #investors #participants #stocks #bonds #Vshaped #recovery #rally #C19coronavirus #CDC #ThePeople #WallStreet #PaulEbeling $DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX Last weeks action Stocks were quiet going into Friday’s options expiry, after getting good news regarding vaccines Wednesday. The economic data was good, but jobless claims were off. The Governor of Texas said he is considering […]

Masks Do Not Inhibit Viral Spread

Masks Do Not Inhibit Viral Spread

#mask #C19coronavirus #WHO #government #lockdowns #deaths #disease #viral #transmission #influenza #air #choice Not a single randomized controlled trial with verified outcome has been able to detect a statistically significant advantage of wearing a mask versus not wearing a mask, when it comes to preventing infectious viral illness If there were any significant advantage to wearing […]

The Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este Takes Timeout in 2020

The Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este Takes Timeout in 2020

#ConcorsodEleganza #posponed The Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este takes time out in 2020. The organisers of the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este: the Grand Hotel Villa d’Este and BMW Group Classic have jointly come to the decision to postpone the event planned for October 2020 until 28th – 30th May 2021. The Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este is […]

Restaurant Etiquette in the Coronavirus Chaos Era: 10 New Rules

Restaurant Etiquette in the Coronavirus Chaos Era: 10 New Rules

#restaurant #etiquette #coronavirus #rules #chaos Some restaurants are open again, but they are not quite like the restaurants back say 5 months ago. They have fewer customers due to social distancing rules that no longer allow diners to crowd together. In many cases, they also have more outdoor seating on patios or terraces if they have them, or […]

Closed Stores=Big Bonuses

Closed Stores=Big Bonuses

#bonuses #bankruptcy #C19Coronavirus $JCPNQ $HTZ $WLL 14 of the 40 large companies seeking US bankruptcy protection during the C-19 coronavirus chaos awarded bonuses to executives within a month of filing their case. Under a Y 2005 bankruptcy law, companies are banned, with few exceptions, from paying executives retention bonuses while in bankruptcy. But the firms […]

US Should Consider Forgiving All Small Business PPP Loans

US Should Consider Forgiving All Small Business PPP Loans

#Tresaury #PPP #loans #SmallBusiness #forgive #C19coronavirus #NYSE $DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX The federal government should weigh forgiving all “small” loans provided under the Paycheck Protection Program during the C-19 coronavirus chaos, US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said. “We should consider forgiving all small loans, but would need fraud protection,” Secretary Mnuchin told the House […]

Friday’s World Markets Outlook: Asia-Pacific

Friday’s World Markets Outlook: Asia-Pacific

#world #stock #markets #coronavirus #AsiaPacific Hong Kong stocks ended higher Friday but posted their worst weekly decline in 2 months, weighed down by a sharp correction on the Mainland, where better-than-expected GDP data fuelled worries over the pace of policy easing. At the close of trade, the Hang Seng index was up 0.47% at 25,089.17. […]

The Explanations of CD-19 Coronavirus’ Origins by Mainstream Media Do Not Add Up

The Explanations of CD-19 Coronavirus’ Origins by Mainstream Media Do Not Add Up

#C19Coronavirus #origin #MSM #media #truth #WHO #China #bat #bioweapon #labratory #manmade #risk The explanations of C-19 coronavirus’ origins by MSM (mainstream media) simply do not add up and scientists are increasingly speaking out about this. Many experts theorize that the virus is manmade and was synthesized in a laboratory because the peculiarities of the virus’ […]

President Trump, “Stimulus Bill ‘Must’ Include Payroll Tax Cut”

President Trump, “Stimulus Bill ‘Must’ Include Payroll Tax Cut”

#PresidentTrump #taxcut #stimulus #payroll #WhiteHouse #C19Coronavirus #money The White House is signaling to Congress that President Trump will veto a new C-19 coronavirus aid bill if it does not include a payroll tax cut, adding a new complication to already contentious negotiations. “President Trump wants to provide relief to hardworking Americans who have been impacted […]

Thursday’s World Markets Outlook: Asia-Pacific

Thursday’s World Markets Outlook: Asia-Pacific

#world #stock #markets #coronavirus #AsiaPacific Australian shares ended lower Thursday, after the country’s unemployment rate hit a 22-yr high and rising C-19 coronavirus cases in some states raised a likelihood of harsher curbs, reminding investors of the impending economic pain. The S&P/ASX 200 index fell 0.7% to 6010.90 at the close of trade. In New […]

US Industrial Output Spikes 5.4% on Reopening, Most Since 1959

US Industrial Output Spikes 5.4% on Reopening, Most Since 1959

#Industrial #Output #C19Coronavirus #Reopening #Manufacturing #Fed US industrial production in June posted the largest monthly gainer since Y 1959, indicating manufacturing is alive and well after C-19 coronavirus chaos related shutdowns. Total output at factories, mines and utilities increased 5.4% from the prior month after climbing 1.4% in May, Fed data showed Wednesday. The median projection […]

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