Key Events This Week: GDP, PMIs and ECB

With many traders on vacation, the algos will be kept busy with a busy weekly slate, with the global PMIs due out on Tuesday, the ECB meeting on Thursday, US Q2 GDP on Friday and corporate earnings releases peaking.

  • Jul 23, 2018 9:00 AM

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

Paul Craig Roberts: "July 4th Is Matrix-Reinforcement Day"

"The military/security complex, about which President Eisenhower warned Americans 57 years ago, adroitly uses the Fourth of July to portray America’s conflicts in a positive light in order to protect its power and profit institutionalized in the US government."

  • Jul 4, 2018 10:45 PM