Active Managers Go ‘All-In’ Again As “Growth/Value Bubble Looks Ominously Similar To Late 1999”

Despite trade wars, central bank tightening, declining economic fundamental data, and an Emerging Market crisis, according to one survey, active US investment managers are presently more than 100% invested, on average. Source: Dana Lyons’ Tumblr However, while US equities continue to charge ahead, alarm bells…

As Trade War Escalates, Is China Running Out Of “Tit” For Trump’s “Tat”?

In the space of a few hours last night, the US-China trade wars escalated from a modest $50 billion grenade to a $200 billion plus-plus bunker-buster with promises and threats of “strong retaliation” to the last retaliation (driven by the first retaliation) as China stepped…

Here Is The Stunning Reason Why Treasury Yields Blew Out In April

As Trade Wars began, the rest of the world dumped more Treasuries in April than in any month since January 2016… Hedge funds were buyers (as implied by the rise in holdings from the Cayman Islands)…they added $15,2 billion in April – the most ever……

Top Secret: DoD Building $110 Million Drone Base In Niger

If you thought America’s overseas wars had reached their limit – think again. The United States Department of Defense (DoD) is building a new $110 million drone base in Niger, adding to its existing footprint of more than 800 military bases in more than 70 countries,…

“It’s An Ominous Sign”: Trader Reveals The “Nightmare Facing China’s Leaders”

With the market’s attention focused on how the China-US trade wars impact the US stock market, many have forgotten to check in on China’s markets. And it is here that Bloomberg commentator Kyoungwha Kim notes that things are going from bad to worse, as despite…

Nomi Prins: The Four Flashpoints Of Volatility

Authored by Nomi Prins via The Daily Reckoning, 1 – Trade Wars Flashpoints, From China to Canada and Mexico Wall Street has knee-jerk reactions to any trade war related headlines. There are legitimate reasons to be concerned about trade wars. The world is increasingly more…

Army Major Exposes America’s Circle Of Absurdity: Killing The Extremists We Create

Authored by Major Danny Sjursen via TruthDig.com, The U.S. military remains mired in countless wars in the Greater Middle East. Ironically – and tragically – it tends to combat Islamists that Washington either armed or birthed. We, Americans, truly are a strange lot. Our government…