Trouble filling the shoes of the Pres. Chief of Staff The NY Times is reporting that former NY Governor Chris Christie has declined the role of Pres. Trump’s Chief of Staff.
Crude oil is trading at $51.12 currently The weekly Baker Hughes rig count for the current week will be released at the top of the hour. Last week, The current price for crude oil is trading at $51.12.
How do they leave it for the week? The European stocks ending the day with declines for the day. In fact, they never traded in the black. Having said that, they did recover off of lower levels. They were still down, but not so negative.
That would bring down the government and force and election 117 Conservative MPs voted in a secret ballot to turf Theresa May, but do they dislike her enough to bring down the government and risk losing power to Labour?
Trump tweets about China ‘China wants to make a big and very comprehensive deal, it could happen and rather soon’. The efforts at propping up the stock market are increasingly falling flat. Trump may have played this card one-too-many times.
Draghi talks about the euro in weekend speech I can’t believe it’s been 20 years already, it still seems like a ‘new’ currency. ForexLive
More signs a deal with the EU is close I don’t think we need to see every headline on this sorry saga anymore. Consider it done. ForexLive
The summit on Friday didn’t go well Theresa May warned leaders including Macron and Merkel that the Brexit deal they struck is deal unless they made concessions, according to a person familiar cited by Bloomberg.
New York Fed GDP Nowcast “Positive surprises from industrial production and capacity utilization data were roughly offset by negative surprises from export and import prices data,” the says.
Another administration official to depart Reports began to circulate earlier today that US Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke was leaving the White House at year end. Shortly afterwards, Trump made the announcement on twitter.