Blasts in the Saudi capital Breaking Reuters report. Yemen has been firing missiles towards Saudi Arabia periodically this year. Most have been intercepted. : It looks like these have been intercepted as well but it’s not yet clear.
CNN reports a strategy advisor has quit John Bolton took over Monday and has cleaned house. So far reports are that he asked for the resignations of H.R. McMaster’s team.
Weekly energy inventory data – Prior was -4617K – Gasoline +458K vs -1100K exp – Distillate -1044K vs 0K exp – Refinery utilization +0.5% vs 0.0% exp The headline and gasoline builds are bearish but some of that was tipped in yesterday’s API report”
Highlights from the March 20-21 FOMC minutes – Almost all agreed gradual rate hikes appropriate – All agreed economic outlook had strengthened in recent months Key passage:
Something doesn’t square here Trump has preannounced that he will be attacking Syria. He tweeted today: “Russia vows to shoot down any and all missiles fired at Syria. Get ready Russia, because they will be coming, nice and new and ‘smart!’ You shouldn’t be partners with a Gas Killing Animal who kills his people and…
Report From Bloomberg White House reporter Jennifer Jacobs: NEWS: Despite his tweet that missiles “will be coming,” Trump is still weighing options for military action in Syria, I’m told. No decision made yet. Trump meeting with Defense Sec James Mattis today. ****No U.S. strike expected today.
The latest from Trump CNN reported yesterday that Trump is considering firing Rosenstein as a way to curb the FBI investigation.
Hedge fund managers were able to defer taxes, until this year If you’ve seen the movie The Big Short, there was one character they left one. He was probably the biggest character of all because he made more than anyone by betting against US housing.
Good two-way trading opportunities again today 11 April The pair has and that’s adding to the general support/demand that’s been building there in the past 24 hours.
Second report on Ryan’s departure Paul Ryan is telling his staff he’s quitting right now, according to a . At the top of the hour he will tell Republicans, the report says.