"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 .."
"UBI isn’t an especially new idea; even Thomas Paine was an advocate. The idea gained traction and elicited debate in late 1960s (especially during the Nixon administration), but never really gained a foothold..."
"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..."