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The Pivot To Fiscal?

The final Mario Draghi press conference had him underlining the importance of fiscal policy. Since I am supposed to be working on my slides for my presentation in the panel "MMT: Who is Listening?", one might argue that it looks like a lot of people. However, it is unclear how significant the shift ...

The house horny vote

They weren’t expecting Trudeau to do that. So when T2 announced the share-equity mortgage program – in place for a mere 10 days – would be wildly inflated, it hit the Tories hard. As politics, it was brilliant. As complex, impractical and bizarre as it is to share your mortgage with the fede ...

Oil Sell‑Off Sparks Investment Opportunities

In recent weeks, renewed trade concerns, slowing oil demand, and a notable acceleration in implied U.S. oil production have spurred a material sell-off in oil. Similar concerns caused oil prices to drop at the end of last year, which prompted OPEC+ (i.e., the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting ...

CBD strains for Anxiety and Depression

Charlotte’s Web is a cannabidiol (CBD) forward strain that was developed for the purpose of alleviating a young girl’s epilepsy. CBD strains have also been known to relieve anxiety and depression, but only for certain people. Perhaps only benefiting half of a crucial system is the reason. This ...

WEAKER GROUPS ARE TESTING IMPORTANT SUPPORT LEVELS -- THAT INCLUDES SMALL CAPS AND TRANSPORTS WHICH ARE TESTING THEIR SPRING LOWS -- AND FINANCIALS -- HOW THEY HANDLE THAT TEST OF SUPPORT COULD EFFECT MARKET DIRECTION

SMALLER STOCKS TEST IMPORTANT SUPPORT LEVEL...Yesterday's message showed the Dow Industrials and a handful of sector SPDRS testing potential support at their 200-day moving averages. Today's message will show three stock groups that are testing even more important support along their spring lows. S ...

Former Ford CEO suggests electric-car “reckoning” as US adoption lags

Many major automakers, including Ford Motor Company, have changed their tune on electric cars, and stepped up targets for EVs and electrified vehicles over the past several years. But not everyone is so rosy about rapid growth of the electric vehicle market—including, apparently, former Ford CEO ...

How Russian Attacks On Democracy & The USA Relate To Cleantech

Last week, I wrote about a US democratic crisis. It concerns Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump on the surface, but a bit more deeply, it concerns oil. Take a deep breath and bear with me a moment while I set the stage before connecting the dots ...

Conditions are almost perfect for a snap election

  Maxime Bernier probably wasn’t trying to make life easier for Justin Trudeau when he put his fellow Conservatives on the hot seat by speaking out against the prime minister’s alleged “radical multiculturalism.” And NDP leader Jagmeet Singh likely wasn’t thinking too much about boosting ...

Morning News: May 21, 2019

The Tech Cold War Begins: How Big Tech is Affected As Huawei Loses Google, the U.S.-China Tech Cold War Gets Its Iron Curtain Trump’s Huawei Attack Is a Serious Mistake QE May Be Over, But the Fed’s U.S. Debt Hoard Is About to Soar 2-Tiered Wages Under Fire: Workers Challenge Unequal Pay For Eq ...

Golden toilet ‘America’ was stolen from U.K. museum

(Kitco News) - In another gold heist that would make George Clooney's Ocean's team proud, thieves made off with an 18-carat gold toilet from a British museum. ...

Canopy Growth Corp CEO Linton says big pharma should be very afraid of WEED

Bruce Linton The legislation has been approved and a timeframe has been established. Now all that’s left is for a whole country’s distribution and retail network to go from zero to 60 in a few months. However it all plays out, Canopy Growth Corp’s (TSX:WEED. NYSE:CGC) Bruce Linton says he w ...

See and drive EVs from Nissan, Tesla, and more at Drive Electric Week Sept 14-22

Plug In America hosts its 9th annual Drive Electric Week next week at events all around the US and the globe. There are currently over 300 events registered in the US, Canada, Australia, Belgium, Mexico, New Zealand, and Taiwan. These events are often attended by manufacturers and local dealers wh ...

Mercedes-Benz EQC Electric SUV Now In Production

The Mercedes-Benz of electric vehicles is ready for launch. ...

Covfefe

  By Guest Blogger Ryan Lewenza I find it remarkable that one man and 280 characters can have such a huge impact on the global financial markets. Of course I’m talking about President Trump (who else do we talk about these days) and his Twitter account. Whatever you may think about Trump he ...

Richard Postma – The Doctor Is In – Fri 12 Oct, 2018

By Cory댊 Recapping The Volatile Week For Gold, GDX, Silver, the USD and US Markets With the crazy week in the markets now coming to an end Doc an I look at the charts to see what has changed. We discuss everything from metals to the USD to markets. Download audio file (2018-10-12-Doc.mp3) …rea ...

‘Until it bursts’

The good news? The economy’s steamy. Our GDP just blew past estimates. Factories humming. Eighteen months of consecutive gains. Despite grief with oil. The bad? Growth means inflation. And higher rates. Given what the Fed did this week, rest assured our guys will repeat. (Markets figure an Oc ...

The MacArthur Foundation Invests In Climate Solutions- And In Fossil Fuels

By Marc Gunther.  Eighteen months ago, the people who manage the endowment at the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation got some bad news: Investments they had made in funds managed by EnerVest, a Houston-based private equity firm that operates more than 33,000 oil and gas wells across ...

Greybrook, Marlin Spring buy apartments in Ottawa, Gatineau

This three-building apartment complex on Bedard St. in Gatineau, Que., has been purchased by Greybrook and Marlin Spring. (Google Street View) Joint venture partners Greybrook Realty and Marlin Spring are adding 520 rental apartments in Ottawa and Gatineau to their portfolio. The portfolio is com ...

Chicago Launches A Citywide Dance Festival

"This weekend, Chicago dance artists and venues are opening their doors and inviting the public to stages all over the city to witness excerpts, works-in-progress and studio processes from our rich community of independent artists and small to midsize dance companies. Called Elevate Chicago Dance, ...

The Power of Scarcity

The fast food world gave us an interesting case study in supply and demand last week. By now you’ve no doubt heard about The Chicken Sandwich, the surprise superstar menu item from Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen that’s launched 1,000 blog posts, op-eds and thought pieces. According to repor ...