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Barcelona Terrorism Suspect Named As Morocco-Born Driss Oukabir

According to NBC, Driss Oukabir Soprano has been identified in connection to rental of van used in deadly Barcelona attack, U.S. law enforcement says. El Pais, a Spanish language newspaper, reported that the suspect was identified by the Civil Guard in that country. Show More Summary

Stocks Slammed Amid 'Cohn Of Uncertainty' As Hindenburg Omen Cluster Nears Record

"Pause that refreshes?", "Fleshwound?", or "beginning of the end?" Between Bannon's China trade war threats and fears over Cohn leaving, risk was off today, not helped by dismal Industrial Production data and the utter horror in Barcelona... Show More Summary

Walmart Customers Blast CEO's Criticism Of Trump: "You Want To Be A Political Pundit, Go On CNN"

Walmart shoppers love the everyday low prices (apparently too low judging by this morning's earnings guidance) they get shopping at the largest big box retailer in the country, but they apparently don't give a rip about the political...Show More Summary

What The Heck's Going On With Vintage Automobiles?

Authored by Wolf Richter via WolfStreet.com, The fate of asset bubbles under the new regime. Everyone is hoping that next Friday and Saturday, at Sotheby’s auction in Monterey, California, the global asset class of collector cars will finally pull out of their ugly funk that nearly matches that during the Financial Crisis. Show More Summary

The S&P 500 Is Now Overvalued On 18 Of 20 Valuation Metrics

After last week's brief war with North Korean-inspired volatility explosion (and just as rapid subsequent retracement), some have asked if the resulting market decline, which is down a further 1% on today's latest terrorist attack in Spain, has made stocks more attractive. Show More Summary

Republican Senator Corker Calls For "Radical Change" In The White House

Tennessee Republican Senator Bob Corker has just unloaded on President Trump as he spoke to reporters... "I do think that there do need to be radical changes. The President has not yet been able to demonstrate the stability nor some of the competence that he needs to demonstrates in order to be successful. Show More Summary

Did you see this unbelievable front page news?

Via The Daily Bell Sovereign Valley Farm, Chile A few weeks ago the Board of Trustees of Social Security sent a formal letter to the United States Senate and House of Representatives to issue a dire warning: Social Security is running out of money. Show More Summary

The Economist Goes There (Again)

After a few months off from lambasting President Trump on the cover, Economist publisher, Lynn Forrester de Rothschild, has decided now is the time to go after him again... As a reminder, it was just February when The Economist turned...Show More Summary

Fed's Kaplan Admits Stock Valuations Are Elevated, But He's Not Worried For One Reason

There were two explicit warnings about stock market valuations in the latest Fed Minutes: first, the Fed warned that "vulnerabilities associated with asset valuation pressures had edged up from notable to elevated, as asset prices remained...Show More Summary

"Eye Of The Storm" - Why Investors Are Still Too Complacent About North Korea

While the storm over North Korea may appear to have passed, Bloomberg FX strategist David Finnerty warns that it’s possible we’re only in its eye. Investors may want to think twice before jumping back into risk assets... The good news...Show More Summary

"Friends Don't Let Friends Buy VIX"

Authored by Peter Tchir via Brean Capital, I would NOT be selling volatility here. My title was dripping with sarcasm... Selling Volatility Is Very Crowded and Dangerous Now You know a trade is getting crowded when my parents start asking about it. Show More Summary

CNN's Chris Cuomo: "Extreme Right Is The Number One Domestic Terror Threat In The U.S."

CNN's Chris Cuomo is a man who likes to make up his own 'facts'. Remember back in October 2016 when he told his CNN viewers that it was "illegal to possess" documents published by Wikileaks but continued that "it's different for theShow More Summary

VIX Tops 15, Stocks Hit "Fire & Fury" Lows As Cohn Doubts Continue

Amended statements from The White House have left investors doubting whether Gary Cohn will "remain" at The White House and that has sent stocks plunging to "Fire & Fury" lows and VIX back above 15... VIX back over 15... For now, Nasdaq is leading the charge lower.. Nasdaq VIX is surging...

Tech Rally Internals Tank: Nasdaq Ratio Crashes To Record Low

Via Dana Lyons' Tumblr, On an equal-weight basis, the Nasdaq 100 just dropped to a relative all-time low. There are countless ways to measure the level of participation in a stock market rally. By “participation”, we are referring to the number of stocks that are taking part in the rally. Show More Summary

Analyst Lays Out China's "Doomsday" Scenario

The first time we laid out the dire calculations about what is perhaps the biggest mystery inside China's financial system, namely the total amount of its non-performing loans, by former Fitch analyst Charlene Chu we called it a "neutron...Show More Summary

Pelosi Demands "Reprehensible" Confederate Statues Be Removed From Capitol

As the nation's left attempts to out-virtue-signal one another, Democratic Party leader nancy Pelosi just one-upped New York Governor Cuomo's street-name-removal demands, by calling for all Confederate statues to be removed from TheShow More Summary

The Single Biggest Bullish Catalyst For Oil

Authored by Nick Cunningham via OilPrice.com, One of the key objectives for OPEC is to bring down inventories, a goal that has been elusive this year. But if the oil futures curve is anything to go by, the oil market is showing signs...Show More Summary

Live Feed: Van Plows Into Barcelona Pedestrians In "Terrorist Attack" Killing Two; Armed Men Enter Restaurant

Live Feed: Update 1: According to Reuters, two armed men have entered a restaurant after the van crash, while the Barclona police say the event is now considered a "terrorist attack." Reuters also adds that at least two have been killed...Show More Summary

"Start Throwing Rocks": Washington Post Op-Ed Calls For More Violence In The Streets

Authored by Daniel Lang via SHTFplan.com, It’s not an exaggeration to say that battle lines are being drawn in America today. You can see it in the news everyday. As time goes on, people in this country are becoming very tribal, as Americans of different races, religions, and political persuasions turn on each other. Show More Summary

The Stock Market Bubble is So Big Even the Fed's Talking About It

The Fed confirmed yesterday that stocks are in a bubble. Lost amidst the usual Fed-speak about inflation and other items were the following nuggets. 1) “Equities” (read: stocks) were the primary reason the Fed discussed financial stability...Show More Summary

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