America’s trade deficits in manufacturing and with the European Union both set their second straight monthly records.
In its monthly report released on Monday, OPEC indicated it is now willing to discuss production levels with other non-OPEC countries.
More and more of (what’s left of) the nation’s economic vigor has been concentrated in fewer and fewer states during this period.
According to the talking heads Tuesday was just a bull market “retest” of last week’s lows, which posted at 1867 on the S&P 500. As is evident below, the test was passed with 80 points to spare at today’s close. So according to the bull heads—–CNBC had three of them on the screen at once about 2pm—–its time to start nibbling…