10 Year Yield Has Broken To The Upside, February Business Bankruptcy Filings Skyrocketed, The ShadowStats Alternate Unemployment Rate for February 2018 is 21.8%.

10 year yield has broken to the upside. I expect, yield rise to strangle growth causing a recession, which will take yields down again. One last drop/re-test before NEW LT YIELD REGIME. Notice rounding-bottom and pot. break-out target at either … Read more

The Socialist Government of Venezuela Completely BANNED Private GUN Ownership in 2012. Now: The Second Highest Murder Rate in the World

The Socialist Government of Venezuela Completely BANNED Private GUN Ownership in 2012. Now: The Second Highest Murder Rate in the World The socialist government of Venezuela completely banned private gun ownership in 2012. The country still has the second highest … Read more

US Employment Cost Index Rises To 2.7%, Highest Level Since Q4 2008 (But Fed Unlikely To Raise Their Target Rate Today)

by Anthony B Sanders The Bureau of Labor Statistics Employment Cost Compensation Civilian Workers YoY rose to 2.7% YoY. That is the highest reading of employment compensation since Q4 2008. Private-sector wages and salaries rose from a year earlier by 2.8 percent, … Read more

Freddie Mac: Mortgage Rates Took Significant Jump (Awaiting March FOMC Meeting With 88.7% Prob Of Rate Hike)

by Anthony B Sanders Freddie Mac’s 30 year committment rate keeps rising and … The Federal Reserve has an 88.7% probability of raising rates AGAIN in March. (Mortgage Orb) Mortgage rates increased significantly during the week ended Jan. 25, with … Read more

Swap Spreads Normalizing As Fed Begins Rate Normalization (Potential Bad News For US Treasury … And Taxpayers)

by Anthony B Sanders Last night I attended a speech by Heritage Foundation Distinguished Visiting Fellow and Trump adviser Stephen Moore. He is a very optimistic and dynamic speaker and challenged the audience to find one thing that is not … Read more