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Shut Up

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-02-24-2017.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:15 — 7.6MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS…..Dow record in the final seconds. Trump blasts fake news at CPAC. Spicer blocks news media at White House. Oil investors go way long on backwardation. Saudi Aramco overvalued. Exxon calls for carbon tax. Sessions brings back private prisons. JC Penney will shut down more stores. Waymo sues Uber. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 02-24-2017

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Count Your Pants and Shirts

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEGH_1-02-23-2017.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:16 — 7.6MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS…..Dow hits 10th straight record. Thus spake Mnuchin. How to create jobs. Oil inventories slim down. More jobs in wind than oil. XOM de-books oil reserves. US-Europe flights for $65. McDonald’s soda for one buck. Ghosn gone. Earnings reports. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 02-23-2017

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New Ways to Hail a Taxi

http://media.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/p/content.blubrry.com/eatthebankers/SINCLAIR_NOE-SEG_1-08-18-2016.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:16 — 6.1MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSStocks drift. Oil jumps. Jobless claims drop. AZ bad jobs numbers. Underwater mortgage update. Walmart gets bigger. Earnings confusion. US cancels private prison contracts. Harley emissions scam. Bankers still behaving badly. Autonomous Ubers and driverless flying buses. Seriously. Financial Review by Sinclair Noe for 08-18-2016

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Thursday, September 26, 2013 – The Quotas Must Be Filled

The Quotas Must Be Filled by Sinclair Noe DOW + 55 = 15,328SPX + 6 = 1698NAS + 26 = 378710 YR YLD + .03 = 2.64%OIL + .20 = 102.86GOLD – 9.30 = 1324.80SILV – .07 = 21.83 A couple of economic reports this morning with conflicting signals. The National Association of Realtors said its Pending Homes Sales Index, based on contracts signed last month, decreased 1.6 percent. At the same time, labor market data was more positive. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits dropped 5,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 305,000. And a little bit of research from the Atlanta Fed’s macroblog that you probably didn’t see; they report the pace of research and development (R&D) spending has slowed. The National Science Foundation defines R&D spending as “creative work undertaken on a systematic basis in order to increase the stock of knowledge” and application of this knowledge toward new applications. R&D spending is often cited as an important source of productivity growth within a firm, especially in terms of product innovation. But R&D is also an inherently risky endeavor, since the outcome is quite uncertain. On top of that, the federal funding of R&D activity remains under significant budget pressure. In the Countdown to the Shutdown, the Senate is expected to pass a government spending bill and send it back to the House of Representatives on Saturday, minus the defunding of Obamacare; the bill would be a so-called “clean” spending bill, dealing with spending and nothing else. House Speaker …

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