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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: iTunes | 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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C’est l’économie stupide

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-2-04-12-2017.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 20:24 — 11.7MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS…..Wall Street down today, up for the week. Oil down for the week, but gasoline prices head higher. Tax reform next week, if the government stays open. Existing home sales up. State by state unemployment rates lower in March. Fed’s Fischer sanguine on the economy. Exxon can’t drill in Russia. VW on probation. Extended audio analysis of the upcoming French election. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 04-21-2017

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Welcome to Earnings Reporting Season

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-10-11-2016.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:16 — 6.1MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS…..Alcoa kicks off earnings reports – batten down the hatches. Hard Brexit will be expensive. Rosneft chief says nyet to oil production cap. Galaxy Note 7 is finished. GE looks for renewables. Bids for Twitter? Bueller? Bueller? FCA has a deal with union. Chicago schools have a deal with union. Theranos sued. Phoenix real estate – good sales, more inventory, fewer foreclosures, fewer cash investors. The downward spiral of the American shopping mall. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 10-11-2016

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M&A Boatload

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-09-06-2016.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:16 — 6.1MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSMerger mania includes: Bayer/Monsanto, GE/3-D, VW/Navistar, Enbridge/Spectra, EOG/Yates, Danaher/Cepheid, Navidea/Cardinal, Avolon/CIT, Icahn/Federal-Mogul. MC gets friendly with PayPal. ISM services report stinks. Congress returns to DC. Hanjin Chapter 15. ITT goes belly up. Fox News pays up. Mylan class action. Apple does something tomorrow.   Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 09-06-2016

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Very, Very Quiet

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-08-23-2016.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:16 — 6.1MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSS&P and Nasdaq hit intra-day highs but the markets are still too quiet. Eurozone and UK show strength. Online retail clicks. Home builders finally figure out what to build and it is selling. Uber’s world domination. Fast and electric. GE dredges up old dirt. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 08-23-2016

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Capping Off a Record Week

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-07-22-2016.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:16 — 6.1MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSS&P hits new record high close. Measuring the fallout from Brexit. GE reports multiple numbers. American Airlines hits a soft patch. A look at the oil patch. A nationwide network of chargers. Amazon student loans. Pokemon gets a Big Mac. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 07-22-2016

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Halftime Report

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-06-30-2016.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:16 — 6.1MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSStocks bounce back but not all the way. Jobless claims up. Puerto Rican default imminent. Big banks pass test and dish out buybacks. Swipe this Visa and MC. Mondelez Hershey – no kisses. Change your password. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 06-30-2016

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Like It Never Happened

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-06-29-2016.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:16 — 6.1MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSStocks rally for a second day. Euro Commission meets. Scots beg forgiveness. Stress tests. GE no longer a threat. Consumer spending up. Pending home sales down. Puerto Rico will default. Coke GMO in Vermont. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 06-29-2016

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Quarter’s End

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-03-31-2016.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:16 — 6.1MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSThe first quarter ends with gains – go figure – but the vultures are circling, again.

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Or Just Google It

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-02-01-2016.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:16 — 6.1MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSFinancial Review by Sinclair Noe for 02-01-2016 DOW – 17 = 16,449 SPX – 0.86 = 1939 NAS + 6 = 4620 10 Y + .04 = 1.97% OIL – 2.23 = 31.39 GOLD + 10.20 = 1129.00   Following the S&P’s worst January since 2009 ( down -5.1%), and a volatile month for oil prices, about a fifth of S&P 500 companies will report earnings this week, while lots of economic data (manufacturing figures, auto sales and Friday’s jobs report) could also help determine the future direction of stocks. The consensus estimate calls for about 185,000 net new jobs in January, down from 292,000 in December. And just a reminder that last Friday brought the first look at fourth quarter GDP, which grew at an anemic 0.7% annual rate in the fourth quarter. That’s a bad quarter to be sure, and real GDP is up only 1.8% from a year ago. That’s a weak year judged by the US postwar average of 3.1%, but is not far from the 2.1% annual growth we’ve been averaging since 2009. The Atlanta Fed model’s initial estimate for first-quarter growth has been published; the “Nowcast” of first-quarter growth calls for 1.2% annualized growth. Weak, but not recessionary.   Also on Friday, the Bank of Japan moved to negative interest rates; this Wednesday BOJ Governor Haruhiko Kuroda is scheduled to speak. Today, European Central Bank president Mario Draghi addressed the …

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