If Everything's So Awesome, Why Did This Happen Yesterday?

Tyler Durden's picture

Monday saw US equities ramp exuberantly on the back of a one-way street in USDJPY as the narrative proclaimed that "the world didn't end" and therefore we should buy stocks. There's just one thing...

The biggest bond ETF in the world saw the biggest inflow of funds in its history at the same time.

In fact, TLT - BlackRock's 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF has seen no outflows for 12 days.

Inflows have averaged over $150 million per day for the last week, which, as @SentimentTrader explains has led to significant gains 3-, 6-, and 12-months later...


And just in case you were wondering what these 'crazy' bond-buying freaks are seeing that the 'smart' equity investors are not...

It's the collapse in actual 'hard' economic data - as opposed to the survey-based 'soft' data that remains full of hope.

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Ben A Drill's picture

No, it's that third hurricane, the one right behind Jose. It's called the national debt.

GUS100CORRINA's picture

On a more serious note, JOSE has NOT gone away just yet.

JURY is still out ... will America REPENT or NOT? Remember the 10 Plagues of Egypt?

While different from list below, we have seen WATER, FIRE, EARTHQUAKES and WIND involved to date. What is next: FINANCIAL COLLAPSE, INSECTS and DISEASE? Scary stuff if these recent events are a message from GOD.

Plagues of Egypt ...

Plague 1 — water turned into blood; fish died. ...

Plague 2 — frogs. ...

Plagues 3 and 4 — biting insects and wild animals. ...

Plagues 5 and 6 — livestock disease and boils. ...

Plague 7 — fiery hail. ...

Plague 8 — locusts. ...

Plague 9 — darkness.

Ben A Drill's picture

That's all fine and good. I'm just learning about solar minimum and the mini ice age coming very soon.

I'll take true science over religion every time.

Religion controls people......Science sets people free.

HenryJ's picture

"true science",You mean like gender identity

JamesinNM's picture

History warns people, regardless of where it is written.

business as stusual's picture

All you need to know about the coming ice age can be found here;Adapt 2030 - YouTube  

With all the links David provides, you can go to the source for every data point he talks about.

I support him on https://www.patreon.com/. If you are not paying attention, this is going to blindside a shit load of people.


Ben A Drill's picture

Watched it yesterday. Thanks to Duc888 on zerohedge. He has opened my eyes to up coming events like the solar minimum and the mini ice age.

Dumpster Elite's picture

I'll agree with you to a point. Science is SUPPOSED to "set people free." And yet, we are DENIERS if we do not adhere to "Global Warming" (Climate Change.) And, there are no longer Males and Females...now, you must recognize any number of "genders". I'll always be from the old school on that one. There are Males, Females, and those that used to be in the Sanitarium. Now we bow down to their "brave self-awareness." (ummmm, no...they're just crazy people.)

Enceladus's picture

Science is a scam just like religion. But the Creator is very real.

aliens is here's picture

Religion sells and if you do it right you can be filthy rich like Joel Osteen.

tion's picture

Religion and knowledge of God can be very different things. Science confirms God. The scientists who seek knowledge for power and a desire to play god can enjoy the freedom of a demon's embrace, they will find their hubris has made them worthy of little empathy.

Rapunzal's picture

Only if science is not kept secret by a few. Than science is like religion and sometimes we believe in the false gods. I don't believe in science nor religion. Both controlled by the parasitic elites.

Utopia Planitia's picture

Plague X - HRC traveled the land whining about being a loser.

Enceladus's picture

But no Moses and no escape across the Red Sea

Snaffew's picture

Just sexually repressed catholic priests buggering more young altar boys...

Bernie Madolf's picture

But 10 yr @2; sell 100 yr Austrian @2

Manipuflation's picture

I forgot about my life insurance policy until the other day.  Cash out doubled because of the crock market.  What a scam.  I totally forgot about that "investment vehicle".  I am worth more dead than alive and Mrs.M now knows this.  So I have that going for me.

aliens is here's picture

Everything is good if you are on top 10% and super awesome if you are in the .00001%. If you are an average Joe and Jane maybe not so good.

Pollygotacracker's picture

I don't measure my happiness in terms of money. If you do, you will always find disappointment. Just sayin'.

ReturnOfDaMac's picture

Bonds? Bah humbug!

c2nnib2l's picture

you can't kill the stocks ! 

bunnyswanson's picture

Manipulation after strategic purchases and then pump, dump, laugh all of the way to the bank.


jmack's picture

Quckly becoming single payer stock markets and central banks become the only purchaser of equities.  are central banks too big to fail?