BOE Keeps Rate At 0.25%, Warns Rates May Rise Faster In Case Of "Smooth" Brexit. Rig Count Continues To Threaten Oil Price Recovery, Saudis Cut Prices To Asia (Again) On a long enough timeline the survival rate for everyone drops t... How To Beat Warren Buffett Working Just 40 Days A Year.
HOUSE REPUBLICANS POSTPONED 9 A.M. CAUCUS MEETING, ACCORDING TO A SENIOR REPUBLICAN SOURCE WHO PROVIDED NO FURTHER DETAILS. "It's Not Over" - Gold Tops $1250 As Stocks Swing On Every Headline. 9 Years Later... Greece Is Still In A Debt Crisis! DOW JONES INDUSTRIAL AVERAGE ERASES DECLINE, ADDS 15 POINTS. Earlier: Gartman goes short. Vega.... one day. That would require shutting down the Fed. Bank Of America Sets A Date For The Market's "Great Fall" With the US stock market likely to continue its levitation today, it means that by close of trading, the S&P500 will be above 2,400, the same as Goldman's year end price target, and 100 points away from Bank of America's "euphoric blow off top" destination, which is also known as Michael Hartnett's Icarus Trade.
How Tennessee Could Be About To Start A Constitutional Crisis. The State Senate of Tennessee has laid the legislative groundwork for something that hasn't been done in the United States of America since the Constitutional Convention of 1787 in Philadelphia.
With a vote of 27-3, the Tennessee Senate has voted to call a "convention of the states" in order to draft and pass an amendment to the Constitution that would require balanced budgets to be passed every year. For those who are little fuzzy on their high school U.S. history knowledge, the Tennessean explains that the U.S. Constitution can be amended in two ways. Media Betrayal: Steve Harvey Given Uncle Tom Treatment After Trump Meeting, N... Comedian Steve Harvey and actress Nicole Kidman are the latest celebrities on a growing list to come under fire for associating with President-elect Donald Trump, or making pro-Trump statements.
Harvey has come under vicious attack after meeting with Mr. Trump last Friday to discuss working with incoming HUD secretary Ben Carson on inner-city housing issues. Both Harvey and Carson grew up so poor, and so black, and rose to greatness in their fields - so I think it's safe to assume they are going to be assets to the Black community. It should also be noted that President Obama's transition team asked Harvey to do it, which Trump's team obviously agreed with.
Israeli Jets Bomb Damascus Military Airport; Syria Vows It Will Respond To "F... Just as the Syrian proxy war showed some hopeful signs of finally dying down, the Syrian army command said on Friday that Israeli jets have bombed the Mezzeh military airport west of Damascus, accusing Tel Aviv of supporting terrorism, and warned Tel Aviv of repercussions of what it called a "flagrant" attack.
Syrian state TV quoted the army as saying several rockets were fired from an area near Lake Tiberias in northern Israel just after midnight which landed in the compound of the airport, a major facility for elite Republican Guards and special forces. The airport was rocked by multiple explosions, some of which were captured by social media. "Syrian army command and armed forces warn Israel of the repercussions of the flagrant attack and stresses its continued fight against (this) terrorism and amputate the arms of the perpetrators," the army command said in a statement. US Deploys Third Carrier Group In Asia To Boost "Naval Air Forces" In Dispute... For a brief but tense period, two weeks ago the US found itself without a single aircraft carrier in any area of the globe.
The absence of a deployed U.S. Navy aircraft carrier, long seen as a symbol of American power projection, was noteworthy because according to Fox, "it is believed to be the first time since World War II that at least one U.S. aircraft carrier has not been deployed. " However, things are gradually getting back to normal following the recent deployment of ships and units from the Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group, which departed San Diego for a regularly scheduled deployment to the western Pacific last week. HUNGARIAN CENTRAL BANK LEAVES BENCHMARK RATE UNCHANGED AT 1.35% Why Are The IMF, The UN, The BIS And Citi All Warning That An Economic Crisis Could Be Imminent? IBM Tumbles After Disclosing SEC Investigation Into Its Revenue Recognition. Earlier today, ahead of the filing of its 10-Q, IBM provided what it thought would be an unexpected if welcome present to shareholders when it announced that the board authorized $4 billion in additional funds for use in the company’s stock repurchase program.
"This amount is in addition to approximately $2.4 billion remaining at the end of September 2015 from a prior authorization. @zerohedge He mentioned the 5.1% reported unemployment rate. Does he really believe in that figure? Dudley just gave forward guidance on upcoming NFP disappointments. ICYMI: China's coal-miner Longmay Group fires 100,000. It Begins: Australia's Largest Investment Bank Just Said "Helicopter Money" Is 12-18 Months Away...