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Dan: Bank Turn?

By - - Equities on January 17, 2017 3:33 PM 0 Follow-Ups

On Friday, Q4 earnings releases from three large moneycenter banks, Bank of America (BAC), JP Morgan (JPM) and Wells Fargo (WFC) officially ushered in earnings season, one that will be of particular interest to investors looking for an uptick in economic activity in Q4, but also any change in outlook after a monster rally in […]

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Peter: 1/13 – Succinct Summation of the Week’s Events

By - - Macro on January 13, 2017 4:22 PM 0 Follow-Ups

This is a sample of Peter Boockvar’s daily work at The Boock Report. Don’t miss out! BECOME A MEMBER today! ——— Positives The NFIB small business optimism index spiked by 7.4 pts to 105.8 after rising by 3.5 pts in November. This is the highest since 2004 and the biggest one month gain since July […]

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BK: Bitcoin Go Boom

By - - BK's 2 Bits on January 11, 2017 1:18 PM 0 Follow-Ups

They say the best disinfectant is sunlight and the PBoC just opened the shades on bitcoin. According to multiple news reports, the PBoC will conduct ongoing examinations of bitcoin exchanges – this has caused the price of bitcoin to crash another 10%. Interestingly, despite bitcoin’s low volatility in 2016, a 10% drop is not unusual […]

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