Hedge Fund CIO: “What If Trump Is Right And Everyone Else Is Wrong?”

Hedge Fund CIO: “What If Trump Is Right And Everyone Else Is Wrong?” | Zero Hedge

https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-06-17/hedge-fund-cio-what-if-trump-right-and-everyone-else-wrong

Re-posted from Zero Hedge.

Geoff

Geoff Comments: I am betting President Trump is right and everyone else is wrong…

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Amazon Whole Foods effect on Google Shopping

Amazon Whole Foods effect on Google Shopping

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/06/17/amazon-whole-foods-effect-on-google-shopping.html

Re-posted from CNBC.

Geoff

Geoff Comments: Look for a face off between Amazon and Google in addition to actions by Walmart, Target, & Kroger to increase effectiveness in their competition…

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Bank CEOs Says Robots Can Replace Half of Citigroup and Deutsche Bank Employees

Bank CEOs Says Robots Can Replace Half of Citigroup and Deutsche Bank Employees – Mish Talk

https://www.themaven.net/mishtalk/economics/bank-ceos-says-robots-can-replace-half-of-citigroup-and-deutsche-bank-employees-TOFCkPm99kCclNNFdi_wVQ/

Re-posted from Mish Talk.

Geoff

Geoff Comments: The fast food and banking industries are two natural beneficiaries of modern robotics, look for both industries to move rapidly in this area…

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Fitch Warns Las Vegas Home Prices “Most Overvalued In America”

Fitch Warns Las Vegas Home Prices “Most Overvalued In America” | Zero Hedge

https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-06-17/fitch-warns-las-vegas-home-prices-most-overvalued-america

Re-posted from Zero Hedge.

Geoff

Geoff Comments: Offsetting this news is the huge economic activity in progress, e.g., 10,000 more resort rooms under construction, 4 million sq.ft. of additional convention space, the Las Vegas Raiders and new Stadium due in 2019, the Golden Knights ice hockey, the Las Vegas Aces Women’s NBA team, and a net in-migration of 5000/month… Plus, home builders can’t seem to keep up…

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Trampling Out the Vintage Where the Sour Grapes Are Stored

Trampling Out the Vintage Where the Sour Grapes Are Stored

https://www.americanthinker.com/articles/2018/06/trampling_out_the_vintage_where_the_sour_grapes_are_stored.html

Re-posted from American Thinker.

Geoff

Geoff Comments: President Trump may well be the only President Peacemaker the US has had in decades…

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Demographics And Destiny: This Pension Train Has No Seat Belts

Demographics And Destiny: This Pension Train Has No Seat Belts | Zero Hedge

https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-06-17/demographics-and-destiny-pension-train-has-no-seat-belts

Re-posted from Zero Hedge.

Geoff

Geoff Comments: When pensions and Social Security hit a wall in 2026, who knows where an armed populace without money will go…

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Next Mortgage Default Tsunami Isn’t Going to Drown Big Banks but “Shadow Banks”

Next Mortgage Default Tsunami Isn’t Going to Drown Big Banks but “Shadow Banks” | Wolf Street

https://wolfstreet.com/2018/06/17/next-mortgage-default-tsunami-isnt-going-to-drown-big-banks-but-shadow-banks/

Re-posted from Wolf Street.

Geoff

Geoff Comments: The next round of mortgage defaults may not collapse the Big Banks, but it will surely knock out secondary sources of mortgage money, causing enormous displacement within the financial structure of the US…

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The Sources Of Tax Revenue For Every US State, In One Chart

The Sources Of Tax Revenue For Every US State, In One Chart | Zero Hedge

https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-06-11/sources-tax-revenue-every-us-state-one-chart

Re-posted from Zero Hedge.

Geoff

Geoff Comments: Look, compare, & learn…

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A Case for America’s Goodness

A Case for America’s Goodness

https://www.americanthinker.com/articles/2018/06/a_case_for_americas_goodness.html

Re-posted from American Thinker.

Geoff

Geoff Comments: A case well made…

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Obama Presidential Center to Cost Taxpayers Nearly $200 Million

Obama Presidential Center to Cost Taxpayers Nearly $200 Million

http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2018/06/16/report-obama-presidential-center-cost-taxpayers-200-million/

Re-posted from Breitbart.

Geoff

Geoff Comments: All Liberals excessively spend other people’s money, but, President Obama has a real talent for blowing taxpayer money for his own self promotion… He is even more dramatic than the Clintons…

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