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Sparring

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-07-20-2017.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 11:25 — 6.5MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS…..Nasdaq and Russell hit new records. Emerging markets continue a streak. ECB holds steady and slightly dovish. Leading economic index jumps. CBO scores BCRA – ugly. AZ loses jobs in June. Earnings season: Microsoft hits a record high. Visa strong. EBay stumbles. Amazon will carry Kenmore. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 07-20-2017

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Quads

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-07-19-2017.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:15 — 7.6MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS…..Dow, S&P, Nasdaq and Russell all close at record highs. Passive investors continue to add money. Big money pros still act skittish. Earnings looking good for now. CBO scores repeal only and it is ugly. House tries a reset with the budget. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 07-19-2017

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Heading into the Holiday

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-06-29-2017.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:15 — 7.6MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS….Stocks tumble. Rotation form tech to financials. 1Q GDP revised up to 1.4%. BIS spots global risks. Travel ban defines family. CBO says 35% cut to Medicaid over 20 years. Walgreens only buys half Rite Aid. Nike tops. Murdoch’s Sky buy on hold. Blue Apron about half baked. Vegas about half baked. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 06-29-2017

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Scored

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-06-26-2017.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:15 — 7.6MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS….Quiet on Wall Street. CBO scores Senate healthcare bill; 22 million will lose insurance. SCOTUS: upholds most of Trump travel ban for now and will rule in October; will consider whistleblower states; will consider gay wedding cakes; ruled on gay couples being named on birth certificates; ruled on taxpayer grants for church playgrounds; declined a challenge to limits on carrying guns in public. Durable goods orders dip. ISIS hacks state computers. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 06-26-2017

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Take 65

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-06-22-2017.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:15 — 7.6MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS…..Senate unveils a health care bill. CBO score next week. Vote soon after. 4 GOP senators already oppose it. Those tapes were a bluff. Banks pass stress tests. LEI up. Mortgage rates down. Qatar wants to buy American. Sears Canada BK. Warren’s latest deal. Oracle shines through the cloud. Facebook on a mission. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 06-22-2017

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Settling a Score

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-05-24-2017.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:15 — 7.6MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS…..Fed minutes point to June rate hike and slowly shrinking balance sheet. CBO scores AHCA and it is ugly. Trump and Pope Francis. Previously owned home sales sputter. China’s credit rating cut. Brazil ablaze. Fiat Chrysler pulls a VW. Facebook buying news.   Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 05-24-2017

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Send in the Clowns

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-05-22-2017.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:15 — 7.6MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS…..1Q earnings season winds down. CBO scores AHCA. Pause on cost-sharing subsidies case. Trump tour sells big in Saudi Arabia. SCOTUS whacks patent trolls. NC must undo gerrymandering. Ford gets new CEO – share price is Job One. Huntsman-Clariant. Midwest fields flood. Citi’s Banamex laundered money in Mexico. The circus closes its tent. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 05-22-2017

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GDP

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-03-30-2017.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:15 — 7.6MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS…..Markets moving higher, valuations a concern. 4Q GDP revised slightly higher to 2.1%. Forecast calls for a repeat of 2016. Debt and deficit to spiral higher. Fedspeakers and the punchbowl. Oil looking at supply crunch. Drivers looking at higher prices. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 03-30-2017

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Stormy Weather

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-03-13-2017.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:16 — 7.6MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS…..Waiting on the Fed. CBO has numbers on the new American Health Care Act – and they are terrible. Intel buying Mobileye to drive into the future. Lloyds outsourcing jobs to IBM. South Korea’s Park out. No Bitcoin fund. Escondida strike. Icahn loads up on Herbalife. Changes in credit scores. Nor’easter on the way. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 03-13-2017

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Wednesday, August 27, 2014 – The Greater Depression

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-08-27-2018.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:16 — 6.1MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS08272014 Financial Review DOW + 15 = 17,122 SPX + 0.10 = 2000.12 (record) NAS – 1 = 4569 10 YR YLD – .03 = 2.36% OIL – .16 = 93.70 GOLD + 2.10 = 1283.70 SILV + .08 = 19.54 Any positive day for the S&P 500 means a new record high close; today was the 31st of the year. Volume was really, really light. This week the S&P 500 crossed above 2000, which would indicate the economy is strong; there are several economic indicators you could consider such as an abundance of corporate cash, a little more top line growth in the second quarter, and improved consumer confidence even if consumers haven’t found the cash to pay for things; but you also have the yield on the 10 year Treasury note dropping lower and lower, which would indicate the economy is weak. We are told the yield on Treasuries is low because of foreign buyers, and maybe Treasuries can be considered a global instrument; another possibility is that the deficit has been shrinking, meaning fewer new issuances…, still. Most divergences result in a reversion to the mean. So the big question is whether stocks come down or yields go up. The US budget picture will likely worsen in coming months as companies wait until next year to see what actions Congress will take on taxes. A report from the Congressional Budget Office says …

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