A year ago, we noted that The Bank of Japan (BoJ) was a Top 10 holder in 90% of Japanese stocks. In December, we showed that BoJ was the biggest buyer of Japanese stocks in 2016.
The world has been stunned over the past few days by the advent of "Ransomware;" the use of sophisticated cyber attacks on vital systems in order to (supposedly) extort capital from target businesses and institutions.
The wolves are circling, and members of Congress from both political parties are now openly talking about impeaching President Trump.
This urgent, 35-minute presentation from Mike Maloney is a must watch. You'll see overwhelming evidence that stocks, bonds, and real estate could be in biggest bubbles of all time.
The S&P 500 and Nasdaq composite closed at record highs on Monday after a rise in tech and oil prices.
With oil prices spiking nearly 10% from last Friday's sudden, capitulation "flash crash" which was perhaps driven by Pierre Andurand liquidating his entire long book, there has been a scramble by analysts to "fit" the narrative to the price action an
[Editors Note: The nation's future and a massive bond market bubble hang in the balance as Trump pushes beyond his first 100 days.
The Greek stock market is up 12 days in a row - the longest streak since 1999 - with its 25% gains amon the world's best in 2017 following the bailout decision
While this is a fictitious conversation, it is largely based on conversations I was part of in the spring of 2007 around CDS Indices.
Mannarino Warns: "There Is A Massive Amount Of Financial Engineering Supporting The Stock Market Right Now"
Earlier in the week we shared Pierre Andurand's hedge fund note blame-casting his fund's dismal drawdowns on "CTA flows eclipsing the gradual improvement in fundamentals."
For the first time since mid-March, Brent Crude prices tumbled below $50 after Russia said no decision had been made yet on extending the oil output cut production deal. This came after the 11th weekly rise in US crude production and concerns from JB
Nearly five years ago, when looking at the cash and cash equivalents of Apple, which at the time was a far more "modest" $121 billion in gross cash (and virtually no debt at the time), we noted that Tim Cook's company was "the world's biggest hedge f
– Corporate Insiders Are Dumping Their Stocks "At Levels Rarely Seen"
Turns out an electric semi truck might actually pose a significant threat to tradition big rig makers.
Following the recent trail of disastrously disappointing 'hard' and 'soft' macro data...
With the Fed set to begin its latest 2-day meeting (no rate hike is expected), S&P futures are little changed with European and Asian stocks higher after the VIX dropped to a 10 year low and the Nasdaq rose to record highs, sending the MSCI All-Count
MARKET IS CLOSED (Will open in 44 hrs. 15 mins.) Apr 28, 2017 16:59 NY Time
After yesterday's stellar 2Y auction, moments ago the Treasury sold $34 billion in 5 Year paper in what can only be described as a quite ugly auction.
We Have Seen This Before"
United Airlines has probably realized by now that violently dragging a customer off a plane is bad for business.
If everything's so awesome, why are Treasuries so bid?
Citi Charts The Biggest Risk To The Global Reflation Trade
Oil is headed for its biggest weekly loss since early March as signs that OPEC will continue with output reductions are offset by growing U.S. production and inventory gluts.
Stocks look set to rebound this morning after their two-day skid, as some traders gripe about Mr. Market's aimless action lately.
Over the last several weeks, two years after Howard Marks first brought attention to the topic with a letter in which he asked "What Would Happen If ETF Holders Sold All At Once?"
Treasury Yield 30 Years (^TYX) 2.89-0.04 (-1.43%) As of ?April? ?13 2:59PM EDT. Market closed
The Dow Falls Another 138 Points As Geopolitical Shaking Forces Investors To Race For The Exits
Tech Stocks Experience Their Longest Losing Streak In 5 Years As Panic Begins To Grip The Market
We're Headed For A Major Crisis"