At 13:21:15 this afternoon, as the Dow Transports was pushing towards its record highs (for the first time in 2 years), S&P futures and the SPY ETF suddenly exploded in volume and ramped higher. In those few seconds 2 million SPY shares went through (around $450 million) and 32,000 e-mini contracts (around $3.5 billion notional) screamed through the markets...
A US F/A-18 Hornet military jet stationed at the Iwakuni base in the Yamaguchi prefecture, crashed in Japan, NHK reported citing the country’s Defense Ministry. The plane crashed around 6:40pm local time in the Kochi Prefecture, the report said, adding that the pilot survived.
As Donald Trump returns to his grassroots "thank You" tour to salute supporters in the battleground states, Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine are throwing a party at the Plaza hotel to thank those who donated millions to the campaign.
"Because I felt like I was very much going to be winning. I don't think it's appropriate for me to be owning stocks when I'm making deals for this country that maybe will effect one company positively and another negatively. I just felt there was a conflict."
Newspapers across China are lashing out at the "Diplomatic Rookie" Trump with the People's Daily warning that "provoking friction and messing up China-US relations won't help 'make America great again.'"
Manager, Conservative Outreach and Public Policy Partnerships: As a member of Google's Public Policy outreach team, you will act as Google’s liaison to conservative, libertarian and free market groups.