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Feb 20, 2019 Links

What we are reading: CNN: DOJ preparing to announce end of Mueller probe as soon as next week – The Hill. Intimidation, Pressure and Humiliation: Inside Trump’s Two-Year War on the Investigations Encircling Him – New York Times. It is still obstruction, even if it is public. Stock market’s post-Fed-minute dip fails to hold, as central bank seen split on policy strategy – Marketwatch. Split on rate hikes but near unanimous to stop reducing balance sheet. How High-Speed Rail Got Caught Between Newsom and Trump – New York Times. 16 states sue to stop Trump from using Emergency Powers to build wall – Alltop. Gold steady near 10-month high; palladium hits record level – Reuters. Canary in the gold mine? Elections Commission Chief Uses the “Nuclear Option” to Rescue the Agency From Gridlock – Mother Jones. The agency’s chair says she won’t allow its lawyers to defend it when it’s sued. Wait, we have an elections commission? What to Watch for During the Catholic Church’s Sex-Abuse Meeting – The Atlantic.

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Legalized

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-10-17-2018.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:15 — 7.6MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS…Fed minutes point to more tightening. Tax cuts lead to big deficits and moves to cut Social Security and Medicare. Small stocks suffer. BofE leery of leveraged loans. Why Saudis won’t weaponize oil prices. Legalization Day in Canada. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 10-17-2018

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Symmetric

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-05-23-2018.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:15 — 7.6MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS…Fed minutes dovish. Stocks erase early losses. Trade disputes still muddled. Uber nixes autonomous cars in AZ. GE’s long arc of losses. Retail mixed. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 05-23-2018

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Not Exactly

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-05-22-2018.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:16 — 7.6MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS….On again off again trade wars/disputes, whatever. Oil prices and everything else starting to pinch. Dodd Frank rollback because…, it works? Zuckerberg goes to the EU. SpaceX again. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 05-22-2018

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Whiplash

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-04-11-2018.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:16 — 7.6MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS…Fed minutes point to more rate hikes. CPI inflation heats up a little. Tweets fly, volatility rules. Gas prices rise with Middle East tensions. Facebook and your lack of privacy. Ryan retiring. Boehner goes green. Payday lenders v. CFPB. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 04-11-2018

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Da’ Bomb

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-01-03-2018.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:15 — 7.6MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS….Record highs for Dow, S&P, Nasdaq, and Russell 2K. Fed minutes. Manufacturing win-win. Construction spending up. Car sales. Crude hits $61. Bombogenesis…. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 01-03-2018

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Gravy Exuberance

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-11-22-2017.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:15 — 7.6MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS…..Nasdaq record high. Goldman’s rational exuberance. Fed minutes and the mystery of low inflation. Cap goods orders drop. Consumer sentiment slips. Uber’s very bad breach. Google is watching you. Thanksgiving tidbits. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 11-22-2017

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Trifecta of Records

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-10-11-2017.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:15 — 7.6MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS….Dow, S&P and Nasdaq hit record highs. Fed minutes – policymakers uncertain about a certain rate hike. JOLTS shows labor market remains strong. Tweets on the market and taxes send mixed message. Japan’s Nikkei hits record. Catalonia at the crossroads. Airline earnings. Everybody loves Carole King. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 10-11-2017

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No Moral Equivalency

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-08-16-2017.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:15 — 7.6MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS…..Trump’s business councils collapse. CEOs quit en masse. GOP denounces Trump. Fed minutes show concern for no inflation. Housing starts down. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 08-16-2017

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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: Apple Podcasts | 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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