Sitting on a Pile of Cash 3.0? Adding Natural Resources to the Buy List

#VALE #ValeSA #miner #Aristocrat #metals #ferrous #precious #gold #silver #copper #iron #steel #Brazil #bullish #Buy #platinum #cobalt #coal $VALE Vale S.A. (NYSE:VALE) broke out on 29 May and confirmed on 8 July, this giant miner is now on our Buy list with a target price at 18/share The stock closed Wednesday at 10.76 Vs it […]

Sitting on a Cash Pile 3.0? Back to Basics: Scrap Metal Recycling

#materials #ferrous #metal #steel #copper #lead #recycler $SCHN Schnitzer Steel Industries Inc. (NASDAQ:SCHN) is signaling that it is time to step back into traditional American stocks. Its hares closed Tuesday at 17.64 and have a consensus price target of just 16.00. SCHN is a 115 anni, American scrap metal recycler who’s stock broke out on […]

President Trump Restores Steel Tariffs on Brazil and Argentina

President Trump Restores Steel Tariffs on Brazil and  Argentina

Monday, President Trump said he will reinstate steel and aluminum tariffs on Brazil and Argentina because he claimed the South American countries are devaluing their currencies. He announced the move on his Twitter feed. “Brazil and Argentina have been presiding over a massive devaluation of their currencies. which is not good for our farmers. Therefore, […]

Our Guide to Fine Things

Our Guide to Fine Things

The success of steel watches combining sport and elegance, such as the Nautilus and Royal Oak, puts them in great demand. Stainless steel watches are supposed to be the cheaper, thus more accessible versions of precious metal originals. Cut away the complications and the price tags become less intimidating. There are legendary exceptions, namely Audemars […]

President Trump’s Trade Adviser Says, “We Love Tariffs”

President Trump’s Trade Adviser Says, “We Love Tariffs”

Thursday, the White House trade adviser Peter Navarro credited President Trump’s tariffs on Chinese-produced steel and aluminum with saving 2 Key American industries. “The Chinese producers are seeing fewer exports, lower profits,” Mr. Navarro said on TV Thursday. “So, we love tariffs. Tariffs are a wonderful thing.” “We would not have a steel and aluminum industry […]

The Fed Made a Mistake Hiking Rates in December, and Has Admitted It

The Fed Made a Mistake Hiking Rates in December, and Has Admitted It

Club for Growth founder and former-Trump campaign adviser Stephen Moore says his harsh criticism of the Fed for raising interest rates was ‘spot-on’. In an in interview Monday with The Wall Street Journal, Mr. Moore, President Trump’s pick for a Federal Reserve Board seat, said the central banks’ recent policy pivot proves he was right. Mr. Moore had […]

White House Doubles Tariffs on Turkey

White House Doubles Tariffs on Turkey

White House Doubles Tariffs on Turkey Lira extends this year’s declinet to 70.0% Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called on Turkish citizens to trade their Gold and/or USDs for the lira as the country wages a “national battle. USD/TRY: +16.18% to 6.442 Sharp drop in the Turkish lira amid threats of US sanctions shakes the […]

Germany in Favor of Reducing Tariffs on US Car Imports

Germany in Favor of Reducing Tariffs on US Car Imports

Germany in Favor of Reducing Tariffs on US Car Imports $VLKAY, $BMWYY, $DDAIF German automobile executives have proposed ending the European Union’s 10 percent tax on American-made cars. US Ambassador to Germany Richard Grenell has reportedly met with chief executives from Volkswagen, BMW and Daimler, who pitched him the idea as part of a broader […]

President Trump Considering NAFTA ‘Breakup’

President Trump Considering NAFTA ‘Breakup’

President Trump Considering NAFTA ‘Breakup’ US President Donald Trump may seek separate talks with Canada and Mexico in a bid to get individual trade deals with the 2 countries, aka Breaking up NAFTA “He is very seriously contemplating kind of a shift in the NAFTA negotiations. His preference now, and he asked me to convey […]

US Standing Up for its Interest in NAFTA Trade Talks

US Standing Up for its Interest in NAFTA Trade Talks

US Standing Up for its Interest in NAFTA Trade Talks Sunday, top White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow denied negotiations on the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) have broken down,saying, however, President Donald Trump “is right” to “stand up for U.S. interests.” Mr. Kudlow said in a TV interview, “good faith negotiations are welcome.” […]

President Trump ‘Sanctions’ Socialist Europeans

President Trump ‘Sanctions’ Socialist Europeans

President Trump ‘Sanctions’ Socialist Europeans Thursday night, a frightened Emmanuel Macron told US President Donald Trump that tariffs on steel and aluminium imports from the European Union were “illegal” and that the EU would respond in a “firm and proportionate manner.” The call between the young French President and President Trump came after the US […]

US Imposes Tariffs on Steel and Aluminum from EU, Canada, Mexico

US Imposes Tariffs on Steel and Aluminum from EU, Canada, Mexico

US Imposes Tariffs on Steel and Aluminum from EU, Canada, Mexico $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX The US stock market returned to negative territory for the week Thursday, giving back much of Wednesday’s high bounce, as investors digested tariff-related headlines and looked ahead to Friday’s release of the Employment Situation report for May. Thursday, The Trump […]

President Trump is Right, Without Steel We Do Not Have a Country

President Trump is Right, Without Steel We Do Not Have a Country

President Trump is Right, Without Steel We Do Not Have a Country $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX FLASH: The NFPs Report, American employers went on a hiring binge last month, adding 313,000 jobs, the most since July 2016, and drawing hundreds of thousands of people into the job market, NAS Comp post record highs on the […]

President Trump’s Tariffs Will Help Bring Back US Steel Industry

President Trump’s Tariffs Will Help Bring Back US Steel Industry

President Trump’s Tariffs Will Help Bring Back US Steel Industry $X US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross defended The Trump Administration’s decision to place tariffs on imported steel and aluminum by saying the plan aims to bring back America’s steel industry. Ross penned an opinion piece for Friday’s WS-J and argued that steel production in the United […]

Moderate Inflation Ahead, Tight Job Market Boosts Wages

Moderate Inflation Ahead, Tight Job Market Boosts Wages

Moderate Inflation Ahead, Tight Job Market Boosts Wages $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX  The United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) announced plans to reopen an Illinois factory following President Donald Trump’s decision to impose a new tariff on imported steel. A tight US labor market was helping lift wages across most of the nation through late February […]

President Trump Will Not Back Down on Tariffs

President Trump Will Not Back Down on Tariffs

President Trump Will Not Back Down on Tariffs US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said The Trump Administration is not trying to provoke a global trade war with the steel and aluminum tariffs announced last week. “We are not looking to get into trade wars,” Secretary Mnuchin said Tuesday during a congressional committee hearing when asked […]

Secretary of Commerce, “No exemptions on tariff measures.”

Secretary of Commerce, “No exemptions on tariff measures.”

Secretary of Commerce, “No exemptions on tariff measures.” President Donald Trump spoke to world leaders about his planned tariff hikes on steel and aluminum and is not considering any exemptions to the measure, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said Sunday. “I know he has had conversations with a number of the world leaders,” Secretary Ross said […]

Understanding President Trump’s Tariffs

Understanding President Trump’s Tariffs

Understanding President Trump’s Tariffs Trade protectionism equals tariffs and import quotas, Is what we do in times of peace and what foreign nations do to us in times of war. Or consider that we impose sanctions on US enemies such as NKorea, Russia and Iran because we want them to feel the economic pain of […]

This is “Made in America” Week

This is “Made in America” Week

This is “Made in America” Week Over the next 3 weeks The Trump Administration will hold events pertaining to 3 Presidential themes, as follows: Made in America American Heroes American Dreams This the 1st week will include at least 2 events celebrating US-made products, including a “product showcase” of items made in all 50 States. […]

US Steel Stocks Spike on President Trump’s Buy America Initiative

US Steel Stocks Spike on President Trump’s Buy America Initiative

US Steel Stocks Spike on President Trump’s Buy America Initiative $X, $NUE, $STLD, $CLF US President Donald Trump launched an investigation Thursday to determine whether Chinese and other foreign-made steel threatens US national security, raising the possibility of new tariffs and triggering a rally in US steel stocks. US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross cast the […]

A Positive Look at 3 Key Players in Metals & Mining Industries

A Positive Look at 3 Key Players in Metals & Mining Industries

A Positive Look at 3 Key Players in Metals & Mining Industries $CS, $AEM, $SLW, $TECK A new Credit Suisse report takes a positive stance on some Key players in the metal and mining industries. Overall the CS analysts see improving apparent demand trends, accelerating global growth, positive earnings revisions and debt reduction as Key […]

Patek Philippe Introduces Limited Editions Nautilus Watches

Patek Philippe Introduces Limited Editions Nautilus Watches

Patek Philippe Introduces Limited Editions Nautilus Watches On the 40th anni of the iconic Nautilus, Patek Philippe Introduces 2 Limited Editions The Nautilus wristwatch from Patek Philippe was introduced in 1976 as the 1st sports watch for the brand in its 137-year history. It was the brainchild of Philippe Stern, then an executive at his […]