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2013/10/15: Commentary: Corker points to more collegial approach

October 15, 2013 Leave a comment

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COMMENTARY: Tuesday, October 15, 2013.

CNBC-CORKERsaysSENbillPASSlikely-131014earlyMore collegial?

…well we certainly hope so!

The current negotiations in Washington DC may actually be returning to sanity. That is after the insanity visited on the American people by the ideologues on both sides. As Senator Corker (R-TN) (one of the few successful businessmen in Congress) points out, the Republican overreach on attempted repeal of the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare) has now yielded to a more reasonable focus on actual budget and spending issues. While there are still a couple of issues there that may be a bit of a rub, the basic desire on the part of cooler heads in the Republican Party to find a compromise is very apparent.

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2013/10/14: TrendView VIDEO Analysis: Equities, Fixed Income (after the US Close)

October 14, 2013 Leave a comment

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TrendView VIDEO ANALYSIS & OUTLOOK: Monday, October 14, 2013 (after the US Close).

131014_EQ_FIXED_1530EQUITIES & FIXED INCOME

The TrendView Video is from after today’s US Close, and we have chosen to add a view on the govvies due to their weakness today in the wake of the equities strength. The timeline of this Equities and Fixed Income video opens with the typical discussion of macro (i.e. politico-economic) factors and shift into a short-term trend view of the December S&P 500 future at 2:30, followed by the intermediate-term assessment at 05:10, govvies analysis beginning at 08:50, and a brief return to the December S&P 500 future from 12:20.

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