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US Fed
Will the Fed Sink Donald Trump?
Good jobs numbers are supposed to encourage the Fed to ‘tighten’ — that is, raise interest rates. This would further strengthen the dollar…and push Treasury yields higher.
Donald Trump’s Advice to Investors…
Donald Trump’s Advice to Investors…
What does Donald Trump think about the stock market? Investors, are ‘being forced into an inflated stock market and at some point they’re going to get wiped out… We’re in a bubble right now.’
Trump’s Deal with the Deep State
Then, no sooner had we all relaxed when, on Sunday, a new war flared up — the war between Donald J. Trump and the Deep State itself. Many people think this war is real. Donald J. Trump, they believe, is fighting for ‘the people’…and the Deep State is trying to stop him.
china and US
Trump and China Are on the Same, Wrong Side
In one corner, we have The American Dreamer: the Blond Bombshell himself, Donald J. Trump. In the other, there is Xi Jinping of the Great Red Hope, determined not to be the Last Emperor of the Middle Kingdom. Pretending to do battle, both are really on the same team…working together towards the same goal — separating the fans from their money.
Donald Trump US Economy
What Trump’s Quack Economists Will Do Next
Yesterday, stock markets bounced back in the afternoon, after investors began to think that maybe Donald Trump wasn’t really serious about a trade war. One day, perhaps soon, they won’t be in such a good mood. And the market won’t bounce back. Not that the end is necessarily nigh…but, in theory, it must be out there somewhere.
tax cuts
Should Turnbull Follow Trump’s Lead?
The Turnbull government is pushing for tax cuts totalling $65 billion — lowering our rate gradually to 25% by 2026. The coalition argues that this would allow us to stay on par with other major nations. More controversially, however, the cuts are being peddled as a necessary step to stimulate wage growth. Can tax cuts solve low wage growth?
Malcolm Turnbull
Turnbull Chases Trump’s Shadow
Malcolm Turnbull is taking a leaf out of Donald Trump’s playbook: Betting the house — and his re-election hopes — on businesses to save our economy. And it seems as though this is where the battlelines will be drawn for the next election.
Trump speech
What Trump Won’t Say in His Speech Tonight
In short, Donald J. Trump is a big spender. Typically, big spenders — trying to impress — spend money they don’t have on things they don’t need. And, in government, unless the Fed is loosening credit at the same time, this causes bond yields to increase.