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Manufacturing confidence at all-time high

Washington Examiner, Released on 10/5/18 Optimism among U.S. manufacturers is rocking higher as the Republican-led tax cuts continue to boltster the US economy Continue……

Unemployment Lowest Since 1969

CNBC, Released on 10/5/18 Unemployment fell two-tenths of a percentage point to 3.7 percent in the latest jobs report, the lowest level since December 1969 Continue……

China halts all oil imports from US amid escalating trade war

RT, Released on 10/4/18 America’s second-largest oil customer, China, has stopped buying crude from the United States entirely as trade tensions between the two economic powers heat up Continue……

Amazon’s hourly workers lose monthly bonuses and stock awards as minimum wage increases

CNBC, Released on 10/3/18 “We can confirm that all hourly Operations and Customer Service employees will see an increase in their total compensation as a result of this announcement. In…

Trump: Saudi king wouldn’t last ‘two weeks’ without US support

Aljazeera, Released on 10/3/18 “We protect Saudi Arabia. Would you say they’re rich? And I love the king, King Salman. But I said ‘King – we’re protecting you – you…

Another Trillion-Dollar Unfunded Liability, Part 2: Running The Hurricane Numbers

Dollar Collapse, Released on 9/30/18 The idea that as more people move to Hurricane Alley and other storm-prone places, the future cost of those storms will rise – and that…

What Will Surging Mortgage Rates Do to Housing Bubble 2?

Wolf Street, Released on 9/26/18 The average interest rate for 30-year fixed-rate mortgages with conforming loan balances ($453,100 or less) and a 20% down-payment jumped to 4.97% for the Continue……

Another Blow To The US: China Is CUTTING Tariffs On NON-US Goods

SHTFplan, Released on 9/26/18 China has decided to come out swinging against president Donald Trump’s trade war. In a recent move, the Communist country has elected to cut tariffs Continue……