Pres. Bush’s memorial service delays the release until Monday If you are looking for the weekly commitment of traders reports from the CFTC, you can forget about it.
Off the “kinder, gentler” rhetoric I guess ; ) This was his tweet when he hired the “rock”. ForexLive
Prior month $10.923B revised to $11.57B That is a healthy number and suggests the consumer is stretched and is charging, or confident in the employment situation going forward.
Up from last week’s end of week settle at $50.93 The price of crude oil futures are settling the week at $52.61. That is up $1.12 or 2.18%. The high price today reached $54.22, while the low extended to $50.60.
Vote on contested 2019 budget The Italian government hasn’t won a key vote on the budget in the lower house. Earlier today, the Italian ruling coalition said that they look to send a revised budget to the European Union on Wednesday. That is on the eve of next week’s summit of European Union leaders in…
It is hard to keep him quiet (be thankful he is not Chairman) Fed’s Bullard speaks to reporters. It is more of the same perhaps with a little twist, but still dovish:
Crown lawyer outlines the charges The charges are linked to skirting US sanctions on Iran. Meng has been charged with conspiracy to defraud multiple banks. The next headlines will be on whether she’s held in custody or released on a promise to appear. I’m going to guess that she’s held but it’s only a guess.
No love yet for stocks The Dow is now down -500 points. The S&P is down -55.47 points or -2.06% The Nasdaq is down -188 points or -2.62% Friday’s afternoon’s can be scary with low liquidity.
Trump is ‘glued’ to stock market coverage Trump has spent this week calling advisers and looking for validation that his trade war with China isn’t behind the trouble, .
Details at Meng’s bail hearing We’re waiting to hear if she’s released on bail or held. At the hearing, they say she was arrested in Vancouver in transit from Mexico to Hong Kong.