Tropical Storm Florence’s Effect on the Commodities Markets

Tropical Storm Florence’s Effect on the Commodities Markets

Tropical Storm Florence’s Effect on the Commodities Markets $CORN, $WEAT, $SOY The impact of Florence chases Hogs to higher marks Soybean steady post-WASDE. Corn falls to the bottom of its trading range. Wheat declines sharply. Cotton remains firm on Florence. Meats move higher, though it is off-season for demand. As Florence bore down on the Carolinas, […]

Hurricane Florence on Course to the Carolinas

Hurricane Florence on Course to the Carolinas

Hurricane Florence on Course to the Carolinas Hurricane Florence has grown to a potentially catastrophic Category 4 storm Monday as it closed in on North and South Carolina, carrying winds and water that could wreak havoc over a wide stretch of the eastern United States later this week. The 1st effects were already being seen […]

Directionally Confused?

Directionally Confused?

Directionally Confused? Some people just know which direction is North, even if you blindfold them and spin them in an office chair, while others struggle to keep “right” and “left” separate. It seems like it must be something that some people born with, and it. What we call a “sense of direction” is really a […]

‘A Story of Opportunity for North Korea’

‘A Story of Opportunity for North Korea’

‘A Story of Opportunity for North Korea’ A Destiny Pictures Production There is just 1 credit at the beginning of the movie President Donald Trump had made for NKorea’s Chairman Kim Jong Un: “A Destiny Pictures Production.” “Seven billion people inhabit planet Earth,” the narrator says. “Of those alive today, only a small number will […]

President Trump’s ‘Clear Objective’ Peace

President Trump’s ‘Clear Objective’ Peace

President Trump’s ‘Clear Objective’ Peace “1-Time Shot” for Chairman Kim Saturday afternoon, US President Donald Trump said he has “a clear objective” for his upcoming nuclear Summit with NKorea’s Kim Jong Un. He described the meeting scheduled Tuesday in Singapore as a “1-time shot” for Chairman Kim, and President Trump said he was about to […]

President Trump, “I do not need Chuck Schumer’s advise on North Korea”

President Trump, “I do not need Chuck Schumer’s advise on North Korea”

President Trump, “I do not need Chuck Schumer’s advise on North Korea” US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says, President Trump is fully prepared for the meeting. Friday, US President Donald Trump hammered Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) through a Tweet, saying his administration doesn’t “need his advice” when it comes to negotiating with […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Ferrari Challenge North America Heads to Montreal

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Ferrari Challenge North America Heads to Montreal

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Ferrari Challenge North America Heads to Montreal $RACE Ferrari Challenge North America heads to Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in Montreal, Canada, from 8 to 10 June 8th. Below is a rundown of of the line up after an action-packed weekend of racing at Laguna Seca, where about 70 Ferrari racers raced. Trofeo Pirelli After a […]

President Trump on NKorea’s Offer: ‘We Will See What Happens!’

President Trump on NKorea’s Offer: ‘We Will See What Happens!’

President Trump on NKorea’s Offer: ‘We Will See What Happens!’ US President Donald Trump issued a cautionary response Tuesday to reports of progress in talks between NKorea and SKorea on the nuclear issues at hand . He Tweeted just after 8:00a EST, not long after SKorea reported that NKorea had promised a nuclear moratorium and […]

Box Office: ‘Fifty Shades Freed’ Came with $137-M Global Open

Box Office: ‘Fifty Shades Freed’ Came with $137-M Global Open

Box Office: ‘Fifty Shades Freed’ Came with $137-M Global Open $CMCSA, $TWX, $SNE ‘Peter Rabbit’ opens to $25-M in US, Clint Eastwood’s ‘The 15:17 to Paris’ debuts to $12.6-M critics blocked the tracks. Universal’s Fifty Shades Freed grossed $136.9-M driving franchise past the $1-B mark in global box-office ticket sales go become 1 of the most profitable […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Takes Intel Racing in North America

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Takes Intel Racing in North America

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Takes Intel Racing in North America $RACE, $INTC Intel announced during its Keynote at CES 2018 in Las Vegas that it entered a 3-year partnership with Ferrari North America. The 2 giants in their fields teamed up to bring Intel’s (NASDAQ:INTC) tech prowess to the Ferrari Challenge North America racing series. The Big Q: Wondering how […]

North and South Korea Hold Historic Talks

North and South Korea Hold Historic Talks

North and South Korea Hold Historic Talks North and South Korea held historic talks at their border Tuesday to discuss how to cooperate in next month’s Winter Olympics in the South and improve their long-strained ties. Senior SKorean officials left Seoul early in the morning for the meeting in the Demilitarized Zone that divides the […]

President Trump Boldly Defends America

President Trump Boldly Defends America

President Trump Boldly Defends America He called out North Korea and Iran for the lying evildoers that they are. President Trump called out North Korea and Iran for the lying evildoers that they are. It is becoming difficult to believe that the ever-more-silly entertainment world, an echo chamber of escalating primal imbecilic utterances in a […]

North Korea at Nuclear threshold, now what about Iran?

North Korea at Nuclear threshold, now what about Iran?

North Korea at Nuclear threshold, now what about Iran? DEBKA In a White Paper published last week, the Japanese Defense Ministry concluded that there is evidence that North Korea had achieved miniaturization of nuclear weapons, meaning that it could build a nuclear warhead small enough to fit onto an intercontinental ballistic missile. “North Korea’s development […]

Mattis Warns NKorea, “Stop actions that will lead to end of regime”

Mattis Warns NKorea, “Stop actions that will lead to end of regime”

Mattis Warns NKorea, “Stop actions that will lead to end of regime” US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Wednesday that North Korea must stop any action that would “lead to the end of its regime,” adding that the United States and its allies have precise defensive and offensive capabilities. “The DPRK must choose to stop […]

WW3: The UN Security Council “Gut Punched NKorea”

WW3: The UN Security Council “Gut Punched NKorea”

WW3: The UN Security Council “Gut Punched NKorea” United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley said Saturday that tough UN sanctions approved by the Security Council against North Korea delivered a “gut punch” and that future military action was “up to” Pyongyang over its recent missile tests. US President Donald Trump took to Twitter Saturday to praise […]

Chinese Spy Ship Seen Off Alaska’s Coast

Chinese Spy Ship Seen Off Alaska’s Coast

Chinese Spy Ship Seen Off Alaska’s Coast A Chinese spy ship has been seen off of the Alaskan coast for the last several days,most  likely because of America’s recent missile defense system test. US Navy Captian Scott Miller of the the North American Aerospace Defense Command said the Chinese vessel is either a “communications” or […]

Markets Bet for a Fed Rate Hike in December

Markets Bet for a Fed Rate Hike in December

Markets Bet on a Fed Rate Hike in December The FOMC mins showed a discussion of inflation with the current low figures being dismissed as being due to technical issues rather than underlying trends. In an environment where inflation is generally low, technical distortions assume a lot more importance. A 0.4% drop in consumer price […]

World War 3: US Must Rid North Korea of Nuclear Weapons

World War 3: US Must Rid North Korea of Nuclear Weapons

World War 3: US Must Rid North Korea of Nuclear Weapons North Korea is accelerating its drive to acquire a nuclear-armed missile capable of threatening the United States and other nations, and the US regards this as a “clear and present danger,” US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Saturday. Speaking at an international security conference […]

The World Markets are Not Afraid of Anything NKorea Does

The World Markets are Not Afraid of Anything NKorea Does

The World Markets are Not Afraid of Anything NKorea Does  If North Korea’s multiple missile launches are worrying anyone, it does not seem to be investors in Asian stocks. Even though the Kim Jong Un regime carried out its ninth ballistic missile test early Monday morning, with the projectile landing 200 miles off the coast […]

President Trump “Willing to Engage” North Korea to Avoid World War 3

President Trump “Willing to Engage” North Korea to Avoid World War 3

President Trump “Willing to Engage” North Korea to Avoid World War 3 Thursday, US President Donald Trump told South Korea’s Presidential envoy that Washington is willing to try to resolve the North Korean nuclear crisis through engagement. President Trump has said “a major, major conflict” with North Korea is possible and all options are on […]

Anonymous Warns, “World War 3 Looms with North Korea”

Anonymous Warns, “World War 3 Looms with North Korea”

Anonymous Warns, ” World War 3 Looms with North Korea” The hacking group Anonymous has posted a video on YouTube warning that the recent tensions between North Korea and the United States point to war. “All the signs of a looming war on the Korean peninsula are surfacing” a computerized voice in the 6-minute video […]

World War 3: Possible North Korea EMP Attack on US Looms

World War 3: Possible North Korea EMP Attack on US Looms

World War 3: Possible North Korea EMP Attack on US Looms Dr. Peter Pry, the Executive Director of the Task Force on National and Homeland Security, cautioned Sunday that North Korea could be preparing a secret electromagnetic pulse attack on the United States. According to Breitbart Monday: “They are positioning themselves as sort of a […]

World War 3: When China Get Bored with NKorea’s Petulance it will “Stamp it Out”

World War 3: When China Get Bored with NKorea’s Petulance it will “Stamp it Out”

World War 3: When China Get Bored with NKorea’s Petulance it will “Stamp it Out” A government-run news agency in North Korea jabbed at China by warning of “grave consequences” over its involvement in North Korea’s feud with the West. According to The Korea Times, Kim Chol wrote an opinion piece for the Korean Central […]

World War 3: Korean Peninsula to the Brink of Nuclear War?

World War 3: Korean Peninsula to the Brink of Nuclear War?

World War 3: Korean Peninsula to the Brink of Nuclear War? North Korea accused the United States  Tuesday of pushing the Korean Peninsula to the brink of nuclear war after a pair of strategic US bombers flew training drills with the South Korean and Japanese air forces in a show of strength. The 2 supersonic […]

World War 3: Stocks for a “War Portfolio”

World War 3: Stocks for a “War Portfolio”

World War 3: Stocks for a “War Portfolio” $LTM, $GD, $BA The Key US defense contractor stocks are up on President Trump’s strong stance against, ISIS’ waring in Syria and North Korea’s ballistic missile threats. The group has been running since the election on President Trump’s campaign promises to boost military spending. Now, the outlook […]

World War 3: US says, “All Scenarios Are on the Table”

World War 3: US says, “All Scenarios Are on the Table”

World War 3: US says, “All Scenarios Are on the Table” $BA, $LMT, $GD United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley said Thursday “all scenarios are on the table – so it really is up to North Korea” on provoking further action from the United States over its nuclear and missile activities. “Based on what North Korea does, we have […]

The US and its Allies are Putting the “Screws” to North Korea

The US and its Allies are Putting the “Screws” to North Korea

The US and its Allies are Putting the “Screws” to North Korea The word has come down: China let North Korean leader Kim Jong Un know that he has just choices, they are as follows: Continue your present path in pursuing a nuclear arsenal and face imminent death or Back off and preserve your happy […]

President Trump, “Weighs the risks, makes the moves”

President Trump, “Weighs the risks, makes the moves”

President Trump, “Weighs the risks, makes the moves” Saturday, Russian Senator Alexey Pushkov praised President Donald Trump’s exploration of a diplomatic solution with North Korea and called his actions “not senseless.” “Trump is not senseless. He weighs risks. This is demonstrated by his refusal to strike North Korea, and inclusion of China in diplomatic talks […]

Peaceful Resolution of North Korea Tension Seen

Peaceful Resolution of North Korea Tension Seen

Peaceful Resolution of North Korea Tension Seen Chinese President Xi Jinping called for a peaceful resolution of rising tension on the Korean Peninsula in a telephone conversation with US President Donald Trump Wednesday. President Trump’s call with President Xi, just days after they met in the United States, came as a state-run Chinese newspaper warned […]