Unveiling The BEEStMoD Manifesto

Unveiling The BEEStMoD Manifesto

Authored by Omid Malekan via Medium.com, My recent essay encouraging investors to rotate from the shares of FAANG to the coins of BEEStMoD turned out to be one of the most widely readand controversial things I’ve ever written. The reaction, which ranged from bemused to angry, confirmed my impression that most people simply can’t imagine a world where corporations don’t [...]

Goldman’s Bear Market Indicator Shows Crash Dead Ahead, Asks “Should We Be Worried?”

Goldman’s Bear Market Indicator Shows Crash Dead Ahead, Asks “Should We Be Worried?”

One year ago, we reported that in its attempt to calculate the likelihood, and timing, of the next bear market, Goldman Sachs created a proprietary "Bear Market Risk Indicator" which at the time had shot up to 67% - a level last seen just before the 2000 and 2007 crashes - prompting Goldman to ask, [...]

Stocks Slammed After Tech-Regulation Looms From Congress

Stocks Slammed After Tech-Regulation Looms From Congress

Emerging Market turmoil and contagion? No problem. Tumbling 'hard' US economic data? Meh. Tightening global central bank policies? Ha. Admit 10s of million of "ad viewers" are robots: Twitter CEO @jack on the purpose of his platform: "For our part, we see our platform as hosting and serving conversations... but also to increase the health [...]

Watch Live: Twitter and Facebook Execs Testify To Congress; Alex Jones In Attendance

Update: Jack Dorsey says that the purpose of Facebook "as hosting and serving conversations... but also to increase the health of that conversation as well."  Twitter CEO @jack on the purpose of his platform: "For our part, we see our platform as hosting and serving conversations... but also to increase the health of that conversation as [...]

Counter-Terror Unit “Monitoring” Quarantined Emirates Flight In New York After Passengers Get Sick

Counter-Terror Unit “Monitoring” Quarantined Emirates Flight In New York After Passengers Get Sick

An Emirates plane that landed at JFK Wednesday morning has been quarantined after 10 out of the 500 passengers on board became ill - though initial media reports put the number ill at more than 100, according to NBC 4 New York. Counter-terrorism officials are monitoring the situation, according to the NYPD. In a statement, [...]

Over Half Of America Suffering Drought As Lake Powell, Lake Mead Drop To “Dangerous” Low Levels

Over Half Of America Suffering Drought As Lake Powell, Lake Mead Drop To “Dangerous” Low Levels

Authored by Michael Snyder via The American Dream blog, The worst drought in years in the western half of the United States has sparked hundreds of wildfires, has crippled thousands of farms, and has produced what could ultimately be the worst water crisis in modern American history. As you will see below, Lake Powell and [...]

Watch Live: Twitter and Facebook Execs Appear Before Congress; Alex Jones In Attendance

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey and Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg are set to tell lawmakers Wednesday that their companies have taken measures to combat foreign interference in future elections.  At 9:30AM EST, Sandberg and Dorsey will appear together in front of the Senate Intelligence Committee, while Dorsey will sit down with the House Energy and Commerce Committee at [...]

Futures, Cable Spikes On Reports Germany, UK Drop Key Brexit Demands

Futures, Cable Spikes On Reports Germany, UK Drop Key Brexit Demands

As critical dates loom for the Brexit process, Bloomberg reports that the British and German governments have abandoned key Brexit demands, potentially easing the path for the U.K. to strike a deal with the European Union, people familiar with the matter said. As Bloomberg details, Germany is ready to accept a less detailed agreement on the [...]

Facebook Is Building A “War Room” To Monitor Midterm Elections In Real-Time

Facebook Is Building A “War Room” To Monitor Midterm Elections In Real-Time

Authored by Joseph Jankowski via PlanetFreeWill.com, Facebook is gearing up for the upcoming midterm elections by building a physical “war room” in order to fight off “bad actors” who wish to influence voters. Facebook’s head of civic engagement, Samidh Chakrabarti, told NBC in an interview published Tuesday that the company was in a better place than it was in 2016 [...]