Trend Alerts

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  • KINGSTON, NY, 30 MAY 2019—In our 27 March Trend Alert we forecast that a global economic slowdown and weakening corporate earnings in the U.S., coupled with the fading positive effects of President Donald Trump’s tax bill, would compel the U.S. Federal Reserve “to lower interest rates before economic conditions markedly deteriorate.”
    Thu, 05/30/2019 - 09:40 | Comments: 2

  • KINGSTON, NY, 9 MAY 2019—It never ends. For over three years, the nearly constant refrain from the business media for equity market pull backs have been "Trade Wars." Rarely, however, have they attributed the record breaking S&P and Nasdaq to trade initiatives because, in fact, it’s earnings, stock buy backs and low interest rate/cheap money that keeps the markets rising.
    Thu, 05/09/2019 - 10:51 | Comments: 4

  • KINGSTON, N.Y. 17 APRIL 2019—What a difference a year makes. In response to the U.S. Federal Reserve’s 2018 aggressive interest rate policy, equity markets across the globe tanked. The Dow had its worse December since the Great Depression, but following the Fed’s January U-turn and signals that there would be no rate hikes until 2020, the Dow Jones climbed 13 percent and the S&P 500 rose 15 percent this year.
    Wed, 04/17/2019 - 10:28 | Comments: 4

  • KINGSTON, NY, 3 APRIL 2019—Happy Equity Market Days are here again! The S&P 500 has kicked off its best start to the year since 1998. Over in China, the Shanghai stock market has surged more than 27 percent year-to-date. Globally, equity markets hit a six-month high.
    Wed, 04/03/2019 - 10:23 | Comments: 1

  • KINGSTON, NY, 27 MARCH 2019—Beyond the accelerating global economic slowdown, we forecast a weakening U.S. Gross Domestic Product and lower corporate earnings will require the U.S. Federal Reserve to lower interest rates now before economic conditions markedly deteriorate.
    Wed, 03/27/2019 - 10:31 | Comments: 8

  • KINGSTON, NY, 20 March 2019—It’s bigger than the legalization of marijuana that politicians are blabbing about and the business media are promoting to cash in on the tax and investment potential. It’s the full line of cannabis and hemp products that will catapult the industry globally into a trillion dollar industry within a decade.
    Wed, 03/20/2019 - 09:32 | Comments: 0

  • KINGSTON, NY, 13 March 2019—It should have happened a decade ago, but the global economy was artificially propped up.
    Wed, 03/13/2019 - 06:23 | Comments: 0

  • KINSTON, NY, 6 MARCH 2019—Despite the near daily proclamations from the mainstream media of the United States launching a “trade war” against China, there is no “war.”
    Wed, 03/06/2019 - 06:23 | Comments: 3

  • KINGSTON, NY, 21 FEBRUARY 2019—While there is growing concern of a global economic slowdown, in the United States, with the start of the 2020 Presidential Reality Show®, measures will be taken by the Trump administration to keep the economy strong.
    Thu, 02/21/2019 - 10:15 | Comments: 24

  • KINGSTON, NY, 13 February 2019—When we forecast last September that an "Economic 9/11" would strike equity markets and economies, we based it on the U.S. Federal Reserve signaling an aggressive interest rate policy.
    Wed, 02/13/2019 - 10:12 | Comments: 3