Who wins a race? Not a fair race though, rather an anything-goes if you ain’t cheating you ain’t trying hard enough kind of race. Probably the guy who leaps first, all else being equal, right? So you get advanced warning on who the BIG winners are going to be because they take off early and they are relentless in fighting for the win.(more…)
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OK, the jobs report is out, and it handily beat expectations (plus they revised prior data higher)
Interest rates, therefore, are strengthening, and the bond market is selling off.(more…)