Frontrunning: April 27
Overnight Media Digest WSJ - A new report by United Continental Holdings Inc has concluded that a litany of failures in customer service, training and technology contributed..
Authored by Pater Tenebrarum via Acting-Man.com, The nightmare of nightmares of the globalist elites and France’s political establishment has been avoided: as the polls had indicat..
Authored by Paul Craig Roberts, When the gullible and insouciant American public and the presstitutes who participate in the deceptions permitted the Deep State to get away with th..
Authored by Raul Ilargi Meijer via The Automatic Earth blog, Something hit me this week. The maps which came out on Monday and detailed the outcome of the French elections, were te..
After two days of back to back triple digit gains in the Dow for the first time since the election, overnight the torrid rally has faded, with European shares and U.S. stock future..
Frontrunning: April 26
Overnight Media Digest WSJ - An African-American on-air host for Fox News has joined a group of current and former employees suing the cable channel and some of its senior e..
Authored by Finian Cunningham via The Strategic Culture Foundation, «Centrist» candidate Emmanuel Macron was no sooner announced winner in the first round of the French presidentia..
This is too easy. Forget NFLX Calls. As Goldman explains, the road to real riches over the past 8 years (off the '666' lows in the S&P) is simple - Sell Vol! The S&P 500 VI..
Frontrunning: April 25
Overnight Media Digest WSJ - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected a request from General Motors Co to limit the fallout from its ignition-switch defect. The court denie..
LePen Euro Panic Over – “For Now”
by John Stepek, Editor of Money Week OK, drama’s over. The French election has turned out pretty much exactly as expected. For all that some of the papers are leading with “French ..
Can Macron Save The World? Save France?
Authored by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk.com, The markets appear giddy over the election prospects of Emanuel Macron in France. Equities are up along with bond yields. Gold is down. ..
Risk is definitely on this morning as European shares soar, led by French stocks and a new record high in Germany's Dax, after a "French relief rally" in which the first round of t..
With more numbers coming from the French Interior Ministry, as of 11:31 p.m. local time Macron's lead is growing to 23.61% as more city votes are counted, vs Le Pen 22.20%, with 41..
The key economic releases this week are the durable goods report on Thursday and Q1 GDP on Friday. It iweek is the busiest week of earnings season, with 40% of S&P ..
As results begin to trickle in (with pollsters showing Macron leading and official French Interior Ministry showing a Le Pen lead), betting odds ( according to Betfair) are now giv..
After months of anticipatory build up, voting is underway in France on Sunday in the first round of a bitterly fought presidential election that is seen as crucial to the future of..
Ending a three-month period of silence since he left the White House on Jan. 20 - much of which was spent on vacation in Palm Springs, Calif., on a Caribbean island with English bi..
Don’t bank on a relief rally in the euro area anytime soon... "Le Pen’s momentum is a slow-moving reaction against the men of Davos - as we have seen with Brexit and Trump - but ma..
Frontrunning: April 21
Overnight Media Digest WSJ - White House officials said they are developing a sweeping plan to overhaul both corporate and individual taxes, dismissing concerns that a more ..
It's another one of 'those' weekends again, but as Bloomberg's Mark Cudmore notes, anecdotally, FX traders are significantly less excited by the French presidential election than t..
In what Reuters has said was "an apparent sign of support just three days before the first round of an uncertain presidential election", French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macr..
In Crispin Odey's latest letter to investors, the billionaire hedge fund manager laments "how quickly everything has changed", notes that "without the reflation fireworks, equity m..
Authored by Nick Giambruno via InternationalMan.com, On April 23, French voters could drive the entire European Union into its grave. Doug Casey and I recently discussed thi..