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How To Lie With Inflation Statistics…

July 23, 2018 0 Comments
How To Lie With Inflation Statistics…

Inflation is probably one of the most difficult phenomena to understand. It’s such a difficult topic to understand, most people have difficulty defining it. At the very least, it can be defined as a broad increase in the average level of prices throughout the entire economy. Some people also define inflation as simply an increase […]

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the Dunning-Kruger Effect

July 18, 2018 0 Comments
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the Dunning-Kruger Effect

Meet Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the latest star of the Democrat Party. She is the front-runner for New York’s 14th District, which covers varies neighborhoods in the borough of Queens and The Bronx. What makes her so special? She has no prior political experience; not much professional experience as far as I can find; she was also […]

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Chart of the Date: Tesla’s Valuation Through Credit

July 5, 2018 0 Comments
Chart of the Date: Tesla’s Valuation Through Credit

Tesla’s 5.3% bonds due in 2025 would be five or six percentage points wider if they traded along regression of B3 and Caa1 rated automotive and industrial bonds, which is worse than the base-case scenario of two or three points wider using a 33% chance the bonds get downgraded by S&P. Technicals have been supported […]

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Chart of the Day: 3-Month Bill Bid-To-Cover Ratio Plunges

July 2, 2018 0 Comments
Chart of the Day: 3-Month Bill Bid-To-Cover Ratio Plunges

While demand for US Treasuries remains brisk at primary auctions, the same can hardly be said for the short-end of the market, where moments ago we saw what happens to auction demand in a time of rapidly rising rates. As shown in the chart above, while the yield on the 3 month Bills auctioned off […]

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Quarterly Guidance: A Relic of the Past?

July 2, 2018 0 Comments
Quarterly Guidance: A Relic of the Past?

Most publicly traded companies view quarterly guidance as necessary. We’ve always been in the habit of reporting quarterly earnings, therefore, it has turned into somewhat of a ritual. The pros and cons of quarterly earnings are discussed regularly in the investment community. The effects, however, are highly disputed. On one hand, companies use quarterly earnings […]

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Elon Musk Has Had Enough Of Your Shit…

May 23, 2018 0 Comments
Elon Musk Has Had Enough Of Your Shit…

Flame on… The holier-than-thou hypocrisy of big media companies who lay claim to the truth, but publish only enough to sugarcoat the lie, is why the public no longer respects them https://t.co/Ay2DwCOMkr — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) May 23, 2018 This, for the most part, is true. The Knight Foundation, along with Gallup, has found that […]

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The Apocalypse Is Nigh: Getting Offended Over Billboards

June 8, 2016 0 Comments
The Apocalypse Is Nigh: Getting Offended Over Billboards

The Feminist and Social Justice Warriors have found something new to get offended over. I can’t… There is a major problem when the men and women at 20th Century Fox think casual violence against women is the way to market a film. There is no context in the ad, just a woman getting strangled. The […]

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How The Ghostbusters Film Is Marketing Misogyny

June 5, 2016 0 Comments
How The Ghostbusters Film Is Marketing Misogyny

I just got a chance to witness the latest Ghostbusters trailer released on the internet. Interestingly enough, there wasn’t a massive backlash over the second trailer as there was for the first trailer. I’m sure this had little to do with the improvements made in the newest Ghostbusters trailer (for lack of a better term), […]

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The Ghostbusters Conundrum

May 19, 2016 0 Comments
The Ghostbusters Conundrum

Never have I ever witnessed a movie scandal of epic proportions since Sony was hacked for daring to publish a film involving the assassination attempt of North Korea’s Supreme Leader, Kim Jong Il. This appears to be a rather common trend we seem to be seeing with Sony and its participation in arts and entertainment. […]

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Hillary Clinton Can’t Explain Why Obamacare Cost Are Soaring

May 13, 2016 0 Comments
Hillary Clinton Can’t Explain Why Obamacare Cost Are Soaring

Such a mystery… Of course, the answer to this thought provoking questing is to simply offer more subsidies, because that has worked so well for us in the past… 3,293 total views, 2 views today

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