Archive For: January 2017

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Chart of the Day: Stock Market Capitalization As % of GDP at 2nd Highest Level in 90 Years

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Peril In The Casino----You're Fired!

Donald Trump was out in full force last night punaciously performing his appointed historical function. That is, firing the acting heads of the Justice Department and ICE (Immigration and Customs Enforcement) in behalf of "safe borders", thereby fueling a fractious debate that will soon paralyse the Imperial City.

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January 31: Daily Contrarian Reads

My daily contrarian reads for Tuesday, January 31, 2017.

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Chart Of The Day: Real Median Household Income Vs. Federal Debt Per Worker, 1984-2016

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Chart Of The Day: Where America's Refugees Came From in 2016

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Chart Of The Day: Trump's Potential 20% Import Tax On Mexico---Here's What Gets Hit

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The Casino Bet All Its Chips On Orange----Now Comes The Reckoning

Ever since the wee hours of election night it’s been a case of “what are they thinking?” The only possible reason for the 15% rally off the midnight lows was that a giant Trump Stimulus would hyper-charge the flagging US economy and send profits---which have been shrinking for the last eight quarters--- soaring into orbit.

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January 30: Daily Contrarian Reads

My daily contrarian reads for Monday, January 30th, 2017.

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New Home Sales Really Were Bad And So Are The Implications

"Sales of new single-family houses in December 2016 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 536,000... This is 10.4 percent (±12.2%)* below the revised November rate of 598,000 and is 0.4 percent (±11.7%)* below the December 2015 estimate of 538,000," according to the US Census Bureau and HUD.

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Chart of the Day: Auto Dealer Lots Stuffed With Near Record Inventories

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