• Massacre In Kabul Targeted Politicians, LeavesĀ 27 Dead – Presidential Candidate Barely Escapes

    ZeroHedge - Mar 6th 2020 4:45pm EST (Archive)

    Massacre In Kabul Targeted Politicians, Leaves 27 Dead – Presidential Candidate Barely Escapes At a crucial moment at which the historic US-Taliban peace deal appears hanging by a thread – if not already dead altogether – and as Pompeo is dubiously pledging to keep it alive and push forward, gunmen have carried out a massacre in Kabul which […]

  • The Gathering Storm: Could Covid-19 Overwhelm Us In The Months Ahead?

    ZeroHedge - Mar 6th 2020 4:25pm EST (Archive)

    The Gathering Storm: Could Covid-19 Overwhelm Us In The Months Ahead? Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, The present disconnect between the science of Covid-19 and the status quo’s complacency is truly crazy-making, as we face a binary situation: either the science is correct and all the complacent are wrong, or the science is […]

  • Carnage: Credit, Crude, & The Yield Curve Crushed As Fed Admits “Credibility Eroding”

    ZeroHedge - Mar 6th 2020 4:01pm EST (Archive)

    Carnage Crushes Credit, Crude, & The Yield Curve As Fed Admits “Credibility Eroding” The global equity market cap collapsed by a record $9tn – or two-thirds of China’s GDP – in 9 days, while global; sovereign 10-year bond yields crashed below 1.00% for the first time ever… Source: Bloomberg Even the veteran-ist of veteran traders […]

  • Paging All “It’s Just The Flu” Truthers

    ZeroHedge - Mar 6th 2020 3:45pm EST (Archive)

    Paging All “It’s Just The Flu” Truthers The deeper stock markets plunge, the louder the calls for v-shaped recoveries, and the shriller the exclamations that “it’s just the flu, bro” suggesting the global panic is overdone. But… with confirmed cases now topping 100,000 and the death count rising exponentially, there is a major difference between […]

  • Black Swan Fund That Crushed It In 2008 Has Best Month Since The Financial Crisis

    ZeroHedge - Mar 6th 2020 3:30pm EST (Archive)

    Black Swan Fund That Crushed It In 2008 Has Best Month Since The Financial Crisis It’s official: the black bat that sparked the coronavirus (it didn’t, the coronavirus was actually created in the Wuhan Institute of Virology as a gain-of-function experiment that was leaked into the broader population, but let’s play with the narrative for […]

  • With VIX Hitting 50, The Fed Must Now Step In Or A Catastrophic Crash Is Inevitable

    ZeroHedge - Mar 6th 2020 3:20pm EST (Archive)

    With VIX Hitting 50, The Fed Must Now Step In Or A Catastrophic Crash Is Inevitable With stocks tumbling, the VIX has, predictably, soared, briefly tipping above 50 intraday on Friday and last trading above 46, surpassing the levels hit during the Volmageddon in Feb 2018 and the highest level since the US credit rating […]

  • “What We Have Here Folks Is Destruction By Definition”

    ZeroHedge - Mar 6th 2020 3:18pm EST (Archive)

    “What We Have Here Folks Is Destruction By Definition” Authored by MN Gordon bia EconomicPrism.com, Major U.S. stock market indexes yo-yoed about all week.  On Monday, panic selling from last week turned to panic buying.  Decades of Fed intervention have conditioned stock market investors to step in front of semi-trucks to scoop up nickels. The […]

  • Boston Fed’s Rosengren Says Fed May Soon Have To Buy Stocks

    ZeroHedge - Mar 6th 2020 2:21pm EST (Archive)

    Boston Fed’s Rosengren Says Fed May Soon Have To Buy Stocks Three weeks ago, former Fed Chair Janet Yellen incepted the idea that during the next crisis, the Fed should consider expanding the range of assets it would purchase, most notably buying stocks. Our comment to this was that “thanks to Janet Yellen, we now […]

  • Things Get Interesting – Will Trump Be Forced To Postpone The Election?

    ZeroHedge - Mar 6th 2020 2:06pm EST (Archive)

    Things Get Interesting – Will Trump Be Forced To Postpone The Election? Authored by James Howard Kunstler via Kunstler.com, They’re kidding, right? Joe Biden? The former vice-president and US champeen influence grifter came back from the dead this Super Tuesday to save the Democratic Party from Bernie Sanders Venezuelizing what’s left of America (after you subtract our […]

  • Bank Of America: “We Are In A Global Recession”

    ZeroHedge - Mar 6th 2020 1:45pm EST

    Bank Of America: “We Are In A Global Recession” The market scrambled to hit Michael Hartnett’s “S&P price target of 3,333 by March 3 ” more than a month early. And now comes the hangover. With risk assets crashing, gold soaring, and bonds enjoying their biggest yield drop in years – if not ever -the […]