President Trump said that he would love to announce the end of the economic shutdown in time for Easter Sunday.
On January 19, 2017, the day before President Trump was inaugurated, the Dow closed at $19,804. On February 12, 2020 the Dow closed at $29,551. One month later, on March 18, the Dow closed at $19,500.
Smartphones being given by the federal government to low-income people have Chinese spyware installed, spyware that can’t be removed and that gives agents of Beijing considerable control over those subsidized phones.
Consumer sentiment in October beat forecasters expectations and sets the stage for Trump's reelection next year.
Commentary from establishment economists such as Moody’s Mark Zandi may be safely ignored by those seeking an accurate picture of the U.S. economy: steady, performing at a high level, and likely to continue to do so.
The claim that since million-dollar homes in Aspen are taking up to three years to sell means that a recession is coming is ludicrous. Looking at where the rest of us spend our money, things continue to be rosy.
A weaker dollar could awaken bond investors from their decades-long slumber. They would be forced to conclude that the U.S. government is not the AAA-rated credit risk they think it is.