IS A RETAIL ICE AGE IT IS NOT BRICK-AND-MORTAR ANYMORE. STUART: LEE IS A WARREN, THAT WOULD BE SENATOR ELIZABETH WARREN BLAMING PRIVATE EQUITY FOR THE DEMISE OF TOYS “R” US. ROLE THAT TAPE.>>ANYONE REMEMBER SHOPKO? DO YOU KNOW WHY SHOPKO IS CLOSED? PRIVATE EQUITY. ANYONE REMEMBER SEARS? SEARS, PRIVATE… Continue Reading Elizabeth Warren blames private equity for demise of Toys ‘R’ Us

MARKET BACK A LITTLE BIT. THANKS, JACK. LET’S CONCENTRATE ON INTEREST RATES. THE YIELD ON THE 10-YEAR TREASURY NOW AT 1.65%. AS WE SAID AT THE START, IT WAS 1.61. SORRY ABOUT THAT. WE’VE BEEN ALL OVER THE PLACE. ASHLEY: ACTUALLY, 1.62. BOUNCED BACK FROM 1.59. STUART: LOWER 1.60s. WE… Continue Reading Art Laffer: US is the beacon of hope in global economy