US Federal Revenues Pro Trader Report

Analysis of real time Federal revenues as they signal economic activity and likely changes in Treasury supply. Available to subscribers to the weekly Federal Revenues Pro Trader Report. Click here to subscribe. Subscribers, click the post headline to access reports.

US Treasury Spent $114 Billion in the Last Two Weeks To Boost Stocks, But Watch Out Now!

The CBO (Congressional Budget Office) confirmed it in a report issued April 9. It projects massive and growing deficits for the next 8 years. That’s stimulative for the economy but bad news for the stock market, which  the Treasury just goosed to the  tune of $114 billion. Here’s the story, and why it’s ultimately bearish.

Here’s What Plunging Tax Collections Mean for the Markets

Tax collections fell slightly year to year in February. The IRS published new withholding schedules early in the month and employers began adjusting withholding tax collections. Year to year comparisons for purposes of estimating the strength of the US economy will be questionable until January 2019 because it is all but impossible to accurately adjust…