♪♪ CHARLES: HOW ARE INSIDERS WITH THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION RING AING TO THE PRESIDENT’S NEW RANT THIS MORNING ON CHINA? MORE OR LESS REALLY AGAINST AMERICAN COMPANIES. I WANT TO BRING IN EXCLUSIVELY HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT SECRETARY BEN CARSON. SECRETARY CARSON, THANKS FOR JOINING US.>>ABSOLUTELY. CHARLES: EVERYONE KNOWS PRESIDENT… Continue Reading Ben Carson on US-China trade, says Trump is a great negotiator

Global military spending is on the rise. That means more and better equipped soldiers on land more warships at sea and more high tech fighter jets in the skies. In 2018, worldwide, military spending hit 1.8 trillion dollars. It has reached the highest point since us at SIPRI have started… Continue Reading Why Global Military Spending Is On The Rise

The trade war took a dangerous turn and is now morphing into what many are calling a currency war. It’s all out economic warfare between the two biggest economies in the world. U.S. and China. Two key developments took us here. The Chinese currency weakened passed a significant level that… Continue Reading How The US-China Trade War Turned Into A Currency War

ABHE TRADING DAY. MARKETS WERE INITIALLY SHAKEN B GSP>>IDG WO TA WSAHSAFIOON ITIP S HIASTHMPOI C SM ND INO TH OTH SAWAE R I F’T I TNGET CLLAB OR.HEG AOW TKI D NG. QEN JAIEF B C T ‘S OWANAN SEIKTOCL OELHOAHEN HEGWWHL NADLA A F C IHK TIT SRA… Continue Reading Dow plunges after Trump tweets about China, Fed

This graph makes a lot of people nervous Why? It appears to predict that America is about to go into recession It’s based on an economic indicator called the yield curve So if you care about the economy, you should probably care about… …what’s going on with the yield curve… Continue Reading Does this line predict America’s next recession? | The Economist

The arrest of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou put markets on edge. This new element of the stock tumble, an arrest. The CFO of Huawei. The CFO and her company are under scrutiny by U.S. authorities who claim that the Chinese telecoms gear maker violated U.S. sanctions on Iran This arrest.… Continue Reading Why The US Thinks Huawei Is A National Security Threat

Venezuela was once South America’s richest country. Now it’s in turmoil. Here’s how we got here. Juan Guaido declared himself acting president of Venezuela in January 2019. Venezuela, though, already had a president — Nicolas Maduro. The socialist leader has led the country since dictator Hugo Chavez’s death in 2013.… Continue Reading How Venezuela Descended Into Turmoil

CHERYL: DURING THE COMMERCIAL BREAK, WANT TO LET YOU KNOW WE ARE COVERING THIS BREAKING NEWS ON THIS FRIDAY AFTERNOON SELLOFF. WE ARE GOING TO BLOW OUT OUR BREAKS. NO MORE COMMERCIALS. WE WILL TAKE YOU RIGHT TO THE CLOSE OF TRADING AT 4:00 P.M. EASTERN TIME. WE ARE JUST… Continue Reading Dow plunges after Trump tells US firms to sever ties with China

STUART: WE PROMISED YOU A SPECIAL GUEST JUST AFTER THE MARKET OPENED AND WE GOT HIM. PETER NAVARRO IS WITH US. WHITE HOUSE TRADE POLICY DIRECTOR. WELCOME TO THE PROGRAM. FORGIVE ME, I WANT A RAPID-FIRE SERIES OF THINGS HERE BECAUSE WE HAVE AN ACTIVE MARKET. FIRST OFF, THE PRESIDENT,… Continue Reading Peter Navarro defends tariff delay as ‘strong and flexible’ move

College in America: it’s four years of all nighters, keg stands, ethnically diverse welcome brochures, Pinterest perfect dorm rooms and crushing student debt. I have $69,812, $47,000, $90,000, $35,000, $350,000, $60,000 worth of student loans. My minimum student loan payment is $1,000 a month. It should take me about 10… Continue Reading Why College Is So Expensive In America