Financial Review

Pottery Barn Rules

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-10-13-2017.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:15 — 7.6MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS….Nasdaq record high. Trump tries to undermine ACA by stopping cost-sharing reductions. Trump decertifies Iran deal. CPI up. COLA will be 2%. Retail sales up. Consumer confidence up. BAC beats. WFC misses. The last Flight 666 to HEL. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 10-13-2017

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Complacency Abounds

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-07-14-2017.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:15 — 7.6MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS…..Dow, S&P, Russell close at record highs. Retail sales fell in June. CPI shows inflation flatline. Industrial production up. Consumer sentiment is strong now but the future sucks. Big 3 banks report earnings, topping profit estimates and dropping on the news. Waiting on a health care bill Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 07-14-2017

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War on Drugs Again

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-05-12-2017.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:15 — 7.6MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS…..China trade deal. GE like Nafta. CPI up. Inventories down. Consumer sentiment: bad now but it’ll get better. Consumers consuming, but not at JC Penney. Amazon is the 800 pound gorilla. Wells Fargo, worse than we thought. Worldwide cyber-attack. Do not click. Jeff Session declares war on drugs, again.   Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 05-12-2017

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Fed Day

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-03-15-2017.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:15 — 7.6MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS…..FOMC raises rates; very expected; not hawkish. CPI inches higher. Retail sales slow. Business inventories rise. Twitter hacked. Dutch Trump loses. MIT rewards rules breakers. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 03-15-2017

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5 Straight

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-02-15-2017.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:15 — 7.6MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS…..Record highs, again for Dow, S&P, Nasdaq, and Russell.  CPI up on higher gas; + 2.5% over past year. Strong retail sales in January. Empire State MFG report strong. Yellen goes before the House. Retailers meet Trump, oppose border adjustment tax. Humana pulls out of ACA. Puzder pulls out of labor bid. Bebe won’t pull out of settlements. Time Warner votes “yes”. SoftBank buys FIG. Verizon wants a new deal. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 02-15-2017

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Mind the Gap

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-01-18-2017.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:16 — 6.1MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS…..Stocks trade in very narrow range. CPI at 2.1%; the rent’s too high. The Fed talks rate increase. Beige Book optimism. BIS says QE doesn’t help Main Street – duh. HSBC, Paris. JPMorgan targeted minorities and women – 2 suits. American Airlines launches Sub-Cattle Class. Essilor buys Luxottica. Target misses. Navient bad news for student loans. Bookies on the inaugural speech. 2016 the hottest year ever, again. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 01-18-20017

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Relatively Soon

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-11-17-2016.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:16 — 6.1MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS…..CPI shows inflation. Jobless claims plummet. AZ unemployment dips. Yellen says rate hike relatively soon. The Minneapolis Plan to avoid another bank bailout and break up the big banks (that’s a bonus). Abe in search of a transition team. Tesla-Solar City – done deal. SpaceX satellite plan. Citi Australia goes cashless. JPMorgan’s Chinese bribe. Wells Fargo loses customers. Valeant-Philidor execs arrested. Ford in India. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 11-17-2016

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Inflation and a High Pressure Economy

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-10-18-2016.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:16 — 6.1MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS…..Inflation creeps forward. The Fed an inflation. Social Security benefits will increase 0.3% – don’t spend it all in one place. First time home buyers actually exist. Netflix crushes earnings. IBM, Goldman Sachs, United Health, and J&J beat. Fund managers go to cash. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 10-18-2016

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We All Know How That Works

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-09-16-2016.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:16 — 6.1MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS  Waiting on the Fed. Rent is too high. Drugs are too expensive. CPI up. Sentiment flat. Net worth increases. AZ unemployment rate down. New iPhones. Exploding Galaxies. Deutsche Bank haggles for justice. ExxonMobil’s oil is worth the same today as 2 years ago. Wells Fargo loses billions in market cap, and something more important.   Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 09-16-2016

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Groundwork for Fed Minutes

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-08-16-2016.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:16 — 6.1MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSHousing starts up. CPI up. Industrial production up. Is the Fed up for a rate hike? 13-F review – lots of shorts. Aetna quits ACA. EPA standards for trucks. Ford gives up the wheel. Knock, knock. It’s Google.   Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 08-16-2016 DOW – 84 = 18,552 SPX – 12 = 2178 NAS – 34 = 5227 10 Y + .02 = 1.57% OIL + .84 = 46.58 GOLD + 7.20 = 1346.80 Housing starts ran at a seasonally adjusted 1.21 million annual rate in July, a 2.1% increase over the June figure. Permits were at a 1.15 million annual rate in July, essentially flat from a revised June reading. Single-family starts edged up 0.5% to a 770,000 annual pace. Most of the strength in July came from multifamily starts, which popped 8.3% to a 433,000 annual rate. Overall housing starts are 5.6% higher compared to a year ago, and July’s figure was the second-best of the recovery.   The consumer price index rose 0.8% compared to a year ago. The Labor Department said core CPI, which strips out food and energy, rose 2.2%. The cost of food was unchanged in July, and has risen 0.2% over the past year, the smallest increase since the 12 months ending in March 2010. Energy prices declined 1.6% and are 10.9% lower for the year. (However, today, oil posted its fourth straight session …

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