Mapping the World’s Busiest Air Routes

At a glance, it may seem like the world’s biggest technology companies have a lot in common. For starters, all five of the Big Tech companies (Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Microsoft,...

Macro Briefing: 12 April 2019

Fed has become too dovish, says Allianz’s chief economic advisor: CNBC Herman Cain’s prospects for joining Fed lose key GOP support: Fox Eurozone industrial output falls less than forecast in February:...

[Exclusive] Gasoline Tops $4.00 A Gallon

Gasoline stations in California have been seen selling gas for as high as $4.00 per gallon, which has been the highest price for west coast consumers this year. The...

Macro Briefing: 11 April 2019

WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange reportedly arrested in London: CNBC Treasury misses deadline for sending Trump’s tax returns to Congress: Politico US and China agree to trade deal enforcement offices: Reuters EU allows...

Goldman Sachs Says Chance of a Recession is Now Just 10%

Goldman Sachs economists say Federal Reserve policy has reduced the risk of a recession over the next year to just 10% from a previous 20% at the end of...

This Leading Indicator Looks Bullish for Gold

There are more than a handful of things I can cite as leading indicators for the Gold price. Ratios such as Gold against the stock market and Gold against foreign...

Macro Briefing: 10 April 2019

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu wins re-election in close race: Reuters US sends warship to disputed area in S. China Sea in signal to Beijing: Bloomberg Europe Union expected to grant...

Turkey Vs. South Africa. Which Country Do You Think Has A...

Our bet is on Turkey, despite the near-term concerns. South Africa seems on the path to be the next Zimbabwe unless major changes are made soon. Take a look...

Opportunity Zones – How To Pay ZERO Taxes On Real Estate

Opportunity Zones: How would you like to invest in Real Estate without paying taxes? Sounds too good to be true right? Today I am going to tell you how...

Gold’s Down Trend Continues; Except That Price Isn’t Going Down

'Tis a no-brainer that "trend" is based on the past whilst "price" is based on the now. Hence the title of this week's missive. Or for you frenzied StateSide sports fanatics out...

Economic Data Calls for April 5, 2019

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (April 5, 2019) — Good Luck Trading! 1. GE Trade & Current Account Balance (02:00 ET) No Trade -- Sharp...

US Private-Sector Payrolls Rebounded In March

US companies hired 182,000 workers in March, far above the meager 28,000 increase in February, the Labor Department reports. The news triggered a collective sigh of relief by effectively...