Key Events This Week: All Eyes On Jackson Hole

It's relatively quiet week where the highlights will be the latest global PMIs, the Aug 23 US-China tariff deadline, the minutes from the last FOMC and ECB meetings and, of course, Jackson Hole looms at the end of the week.

 

  • Aug 20, 2018 8:48 AM

Have You Committed Your Three Felonies Today?

It is hard to escape the notion that we are approaching the edge of some profound historical moment that will have far-reaching, literally life and death consequences, both domestically and internationally...

  • Aug 18, 2018 8:15 PM

The Real Reason Why Trump Cancelled The Iran Deal

"Trump cancelled the Iran deal because a different group of billionaires are now in control of the White House, and of the rest of the US Government. Trump’s group demonize especially Iran; Obama’s group demonize especially Russia. "

  • Aug 12, 2018 11:30 PM

If Tech Blows Up, What Then?

"The 'path to victory' for the S&P 500, if it loses the Tech sector, runs straight through Financials and Industrials. The former needs the yield curve to steepen.. the latter could really use some good news on the trade front .."

  • Jul 30, 2018 5:32 PM

Escobar: Eagle-Meets-Bear & The Syria Tug-Of-War

"Trump and Putin are likely to discuss the tricky situation in southern Syria when they meet; while the US president says he wants US forces back home, the CIA, Pentagon and Israel may be happier to see them stay so the war-torn state remains unstable..."

  • Jul 5, 2018 11:45 PM