Month: November 2018

zerohedge November 30, 2018

IHS Markit, a London-based economics research firm, conducted a survey of just over 800 manufacturing companies between October 12-26 and discovered that President Trump’s deepening trade war would raise prices for US consumers (tariffs are a hidden tax), but here is the shocker: it will not bring back many overseas manufacturing jobs. As the administration’s tariffs on $34 billion […]

zerohedge November 30, 2018

Authored by Cory Compton via Campus Reform, The Christmas season is upon us. It’s the time of year filled with gifts, family, Santa Claus, and, as always, free speech being crushed on college campuses. Every year, new controversies emerge because of colleges and universities inhibiting the Christmas spirit through political correctness. In the past, colleges […]

zerohedge November 30, 2018

About two months after Bank of America rang the proverbial bell on the US real estate market, indicating existing home sales have peaked, reflecting declining affordability, greater price reductions and deteriorating housing sentiment. It now appears The Wall Street Journal has jumped on the bandwagon in calling the housing market top with a new piece […]

zerohedge November 30, 2018

Authored by Eric Cinnamond, In a recent post I noted, “…barring a consequential decline in asset prices, I believe the Federal Reserve will be forced to continue increasing rates and unwinding their bloated balance sheet.” While I did not have a number in mind when I used the word “consequential”, I certainly didn’t believe a […]

zerohedge November 30, 2018

Carlos Ghosn better get comfortable in his austere, 52-square-foot cell. Because he’s going to be staying there for at least another two weeks. That’s because – as was expected – Tokyo prosecutors have been granted permission by a local court to hold Ghosn for an additional ten days past, meaning that he can now be […]

zerohedge November 30, 2018

Google – which was exposed trying to help Hillary Clinton win the 2016 election, and who were beside themselves after she lost – discussed whether to bury conservative media outlets in the company’s search function after Donald Trump became president, according to the Daily Caller News Foundation‘s Peter Hasson.  Internal communications obtained by the Caller reveal that The […]

zerohedge November 30, 2018

A close senior political ally of German Chancellor Angela Merkel told Reuters on Friday that the European Union and the United States should consider banning all Russian ships that originate from the Sea of Avoz from entering EU and US ports until last Sunday’s Kerch Strait crisis is resolved.  Christian Democratic Union (CDU) candidate for the party chair […]