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Key U-6 unemployment rate way down under Trump. Media ignores

The Federal government’s favorite unemployment rate – designated U-3 by the Department of Labor (DOL), which charts this information – is not the true measure of U.S. unemployment. Instead, we prefer to follow the real DOL unemployment measure: the U-6 unemployment rate.

Another bear market warning

Bear market warning? Trump-China, Deep State politics, Fed clobber stocks

Trump-China Syndrome, increasingly blatant and frantic Deep State efforts to remove President Trump from office, and the Fed’s pathological fear of inflation were just too much for this market. Bear market warning flags now fly all over commonly followed stock charts, indexes and averages.

Tuesday stocks: Celebrating a Schumer-Pelosi-Trump love fest?

WASHINGTON, September 6, 2017 – No surprise. After a negative, volatile, post-Labor Day trade on Tuesday, Wednesday morning’s market opened nicely up. It remains up as of approximately 2:15 today and seems to be gaining speed on the upside as we write this, with all three major averages up between 0.35 and 0.4 percent. The ...