The Daily Dose; We May Be Due for a Correction

-US jobless claims worse than expected -Barclays, American Airlines see trouble ahead. Warnings from investment bank Barclays and a grim outlook from American Airlines helped drag crude oil prices lower in early Thursday trading. The price for Brent finished the previous session more or less flat despite a sizeable build in US commercial crude oil … More The Daily Dose; We May Be Due for a Correction

The Daily Dose; Markets Rally on EU Stimulus

-Europe overcomes its differences. Can the United States? -Weak demand and low commodity prices will stick around for awhile. A protracted battle in France finally paid off for the European Union, which passed a massive stimulus bill and adjusted its 2021-2027 budget to offset the deepest recession in generations. That’s good for a bloc-wide economy … More The Daily Dose; Markets Rally on EU Stimulus

The United States is Long Past Its Pivotal Moment

Risk level: Yellow RED: Severe (+/- 4%) ORANGE: High (+/- 3%) YELLOW: Elevated (+/- 2%) BLUE: Guarded (+/- 1%) THE BOOSTER SHOT -The US expansion is over. -We are observing the results of systemic international change. The largest economic expansion in US history is over, according to the International Monetary Fund. The fund issued a … More The United States is Long Past Its Pivotal Moment