Oh Yeah, the China Trade Deal…

When does “it’s over” mean it’s not over?  When the market plunges 65 points, of course. The 2% hiccup came when Fox’s Martha MacCallum asked Trump advisor Peter Navarro whether John Bolton’s claims that Trump delayed imposing sanctions on China over its policy of interning Uighur Muslims would jeopardize the China trade deal. Navarro, fresh … continue reading →

Race to the Bottom: Jan 22, 2013

Lots of big earnings announcements today:  JNJ, VZ, DD, TRV, DAL all missed, while GOOG, IBM, TXN, CA and AMD will report after the close.   It’s getting tougher to ignore slowing revenue growth, though the misses were almost universally blamed on Hurricane Sandy. But it’s the currencies that are getting most of the attention lately, … continue reading →