Peak S&P 500 P/E Multiple?

Authored by Kevin Muir via The Macro Tourist blog, Let’s talk earnings for a bit. Specifically, how the 2017 tax cut affected S&P 500 earnings. We all know the story. America’s corporate tax rate was uncompetitive and created distortions in the economy that prevented companies…

“Youth Guru” loses turkey-neck paper that overlapped with book chapter

A prominent cosmetic surgeon and his daughter have lost a 2017 paper on treating men with excessive neck flab — otherwise known as “turkey neck” — because much of the work appears to have duplicated a book chapter he co-authored about the topic. The first…

Missile-Mania Sparks Stock-Buying Bonanza As Yield Curve Tumbles

As a reminder, here’s what happened in 2017 when Trump shot missiles at Syria… And here’s what happened this time… Missiles were dropped… Correlations broke everywhere today…   Trannies were flying today – up 2.4%!!!! but for the major indices, it was all about the…

This Is What Happened When Trump Attacked Syria One Year Ago

Almost exactly one year ago,  on April 5th 2017, President Trump unleashed 59 Tomahawk missiles on Syria. This is how the market reacted to that dramatic escalation… Stocks kneejerked lower by around 1%… only to be met by the ubiquitous dip-buyers to erase any sign…

London Mayor Unveils New Stop-And-Frisk Police Policy To Enforce City-Wide Knife Ban

Knife crime across the country has risen by a staggering 21 per cent in the 12 months to September 2017, according to quarterly figures released by the Office of National Statistics. Stabbings in London are at their highest level in six years, with a 23 per…

“Rogue” Network Of Cellular Eavesdropping Devices Discovered Throughout Washington D.C.

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has acknowledged a 2017 discovery of several “rogue devices” placed throughout Washington D.C. often used by spies and criminals to track and eavesdrop on private cellular devices, AP reports. The DHS admission came in a March 26 response to…

Nature journal retracts controversial CRISPR paper after authors admit results may be wrong

Nature Methods has retracted a 2017 paper suggesting a common gene editing technique may cause widespread collateral damage to the genome. The notice has a long backstory: After the paper was published, it immediately drew an outcry from critics (including representatives from companies who sell…

Wall Street Bonus Back To Record Highs, Dramatically Outpace Household Income

Bonuses on Wall Street are up sharply! Profits in the securities industry rose in 2017 for the second consecutive year, with Statista’s Dyfed Loesche pointing out that the average bonus paid to industry employees in New York City jumped 17 percent to reach $184,220, according to…

Authors claim clinical trial data came from one center. It came from three.

A BMJ journal has retracted a 2017 paper that made a false claim about the clinical trial in question.  The Acupuncture in Medicine paper reported the results of a clinical trial about the impact of acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine on stroke, gathered from one center….

The Euro Area’s Deepening Political Divide

Authored by Ashoka Mody via VoxEU.org, Two European elections – in Germany on 24 September 2017 and Italy on 4 March 2018 – warn that the peoples of Europe are drifting apart. Much of the recent deepening of these divisions can be traced to Europe’s…

BROWSE NETWORK

My Tweets

  1. There have been no recent tweets.

Copyright © 2018 CENSORED.TODAY