Archive For: October 2016

Page 1 of 1112345...10...Last »

Chart Of The Day: Mind The Big Rigs----Class 8 Truck Sales Down 46% Since Peak

Read More

Chart Of The Day: Real Final Sales---The History Of Lower

Read More

The So-Called OPEC Cartel Whiffs Again------Marathon Talks, No Deal

A weekend marathon of talks between major oil producers failed to finalize plans to implement an output cut, threatening the viability of an agreement reached last month to reduce production by as much as 2%. The talks were also aimed at securing coordinated cuts with producers outside OPEC, such as Russia, the world’s largest oil producer. Instead, Iraq and Iran’s insistence on exemptions emerged as a big sticking point Friday as those members refused to agree to cut their burgeoning output.

Read More

The Mother Of All October Surprises---Why The House Of Cards Will Now Come Tumbling Down

FBI Director Comey's Friday afternoon letter to Congress about new email evidence was a lot more than a "bombshell". It was the equivalent of an election-cycle DEFCON 1. That's because Comey has to be a desperate man doing the very last thing imaginable. To wit, blowing up the establishment which he has obeisantly served for the last three decades.

Read More

The Most Interesting Chart In The World - Part 1

The most important chart you may ever see on the current US market is one derived from data on the European banking system. Why would a chart of European banking data would have anything to do with the US markets? Because in this interconnected world, "liquidity anywhere is liquidity everywhere." And some of that liquidity flows to and through Wall Street sooner or later because US securities markets are the Last Ponzi Game Standing.

Read More

October 31: Daily Contrarian Reads

My daily contrarian reads for Monday, October 31st, 2016.

Read More

Chart Of The Day: Flows To Passive Funds Booby-Trapping Stock and Bond Markets

Read More

Chart Of The Day: Shrinking Core Capital Goods Orders Signals Recession

Read More

Chart Of The Day: Since 2009-----Recovery For The 5%; Stagnation for the 95%

Read More

Chart Of The Day: Restaurant Performance Index Heading South

Read More

Page 1 of 1112345...10...Last »

David Stockman's Contra Corner is the only place where mainstream delusions and cant about the Warfare State, the Bailout State, Bubble Finance and Beltway Banditry are ripped, refuted and rebuked. Subscribe now to receive David Stockman’s latest posts by email each day as well as his model portfolio, Lee Adler’s Daily Data Dive and David’s personally curated insights and analysis from leading contrarian thinkers.

Get Access