Day: September 14, 2018

zerohedge September 14, 2018

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo slammed John Kerry over the latter’s admission earlier this week that he met with top Iranian officials “three or four times” since Trump took office. Pompeo called Kerry’s meetings which took place outside of authorized diplomatic channels and without White House knowledge “unseemly and unprecedented” and further described the former Obama secretary of […]

zerohedge September 14, 2018

Authored by Lance Roberts via RealInvestmentAdvice.com, One of the ongoing thesis behind a continuation of a bull market from current valuation levels is that there has been a permanent shift higher in valuations due to changes in accounting rules, propensity for share buybacks, and a greater adoption by the public of investing (aka ETF’s). This […]

zerohedge September 14, 2018

In the decade since Lehman’s failure, investors – many of whom were replaced by algos, robots and other “passive investing” allocating automatons – have been plagued by doubts about what is now the longest bull market on record over fears that the artificial recovery – built on the back of trillions in liquidity created by […]

zerohedge September 14, 2018

Submitted by Campus Reform The University of Maryland at College Park announced Friday a new diversity support group to create a “safe space” for white students to discuss their feelings about “interactions with racial and ethnic minorities.” The support group, called “White Awake,” will help white students who may “sometimes feel uncomfortable and confused before, […]

zerohedge September 14, 2018

Submitted by Tuomas Malinen, CEO of GnS Economics The general storyline of the Global Financial Crisis (GFC) goes about like this: funds from all over the world headed to the US, where the banks, to finance the housing market boom, developed unsound financial products which then brought down the global financial order. Although this description […]

zerohedge September 14, 2018

Submitted by Anti-Media FEMA isn’t exactly known for its competence or efficiency, but as Hurricane Florence looms over the Carolinas and southern Virginia, an unlikely ally is providing support and guidance. The popular restaurant chain Waffle House has a reputation for staying open all hours of the day, every day, even during hurricanes. In fact, […]