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Tesla DOJ Probe Getting Wider, May Piggyback On SEC Subpoenas

As we reported yesterday, the Department of Justice is looking into Tesla for wrongdoing as part of a “criminal probe”. The investigation was reportedly spurred by Elon Musk’s early August tweet in which he stated that he had “funding secured” for a bi…


Tilray Suddenly Crashes From All Time Highs, Halted 4 Times

Update: and a 4th halt, as the Tilray plunge continues, now at $168. The stock is now down 45% from all time highs just minutes earlier.

The Volkswagen Tilray short-squeeze is becoming unbearable for pot bears, as a result of the minute moves in the…


Why The Long-End Is Coming Unglued

With 30Y yields blowing out, the long end is “coming unglued” in the words of Nomura’s x-asset strategist Charlie McElligott, who writes today that as the “bear (steepening) raid” in US Treasurys grinds-on, the Fed skeptics (i.e. doves) are being force…


How Much Longer Will The “Trump Tariff Put” Last?

Submitted by Nick Colas of DataTrek Research

Markets continue to ignore rising trade tensions, essentially hanging their hat on a “Trump Tariff Put”. If stocks begin to worry that the President’s policies truly endanger economic and corporate profit g…


All Eyes Will Be On This Dot During Next Week’s FOMC Meeting

With a 25bps rate hike during next Wednesday’s FOMC meeting virtually assured, trader attentions will be focused on something else entirely: the median 2019 dot, shown below, as well as any changes to the “accommodative” language from the Aug. 1 statem…


The Biggest Risk In Today’s Oil Markets

Submited by Nick Cunningham of Oilprice.com

The oil market is “tightening up,” but the Trump administration could still spoil oil prices if its aggressive trade war against China drags down economic growth.

The U.S. stepped up the trade conflict with…



This Time Is Different… Because There’s Free Tequila!

Authored by Simon Black via SovereignMan.com,

We poke a lot of fun at the MANY absurdities we see in this current bubble.

As we’ve discussed countless times over the past few years, there are consequences from the fact that central bankers have conju…


FBI Will Not Launch Criminal Probe Into Kavanaugh Allegations

Following repeated demands from numerous parties for an official federal probe into the sexual assault allegations leveled against President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh, Fox News reports that the FBI will not launch a criminal i…