Whole Lotta Shakin’ Going On

The solar cycle is at a minimum with the onset of Solar Cycle 25. As is also apparent, the more active solar period that peaked in the first decade of the 22nd century is now entering a 30 year low activity period. Higher seismic activity correlates with low solar activity. We are already seeing evidenceContinue reading “Whole Lotta Shakin’ Going On”

Repo Madness and Market Freeze-out: “When the shorts arrive, bring your alibis”

ZeroHedge on the short pileup: https://www.zerohedge.com/markets/historic-repo-market-insanity-10y-treasury-trades-4-ahead-monster-short-squeeze Actually scratch that: last week there were barely any shorts in the 10Y – that’s why the massive stop loss liquidation after last Thursday’s 7Y auction was just longs puking. It was only after that the flood of shorts arrived and hammered the 10Y to “fails” levels in repo.Continue reading “Repo Madness and Market Freeze-out: “When the shorts arrive, bring your alibis””

Don “Sonny” Explains the “Misunderstanding”

Babylon Bee Exclusive: https://babylonbee.com/news/cuomo-assures-public-he-always-kept-mask-on-while-sexually-harassing-women ALBANY, NY—New York Governor Andrew Cuomo apologized this weekend for his long-standing habit of sexually abusing young women he holds power over. And while that all sounds quite bad, Governor Cuomo did make it clear to the public that he always wore a mask and socially distanced during these interactions– a factContinue reading “Don “Sonny” Explains the “Misunderstanding””

Nasdaq “Hull Breach”

As Tyler reports in ZeroHedge, markets are on the ropes: https://www.zerohedge.com/markets/nasdaq-crashes-through-critical-resistance-gives-march-gains Things have accelerated south as the day wears on, with US equities all down hard led by a 2.5% plunge in big-tech. Nasdaa is now down almost 1.5% since the end of February (and down almost 5% from Monday’s exuberant highs)… The losses spedContinue reading “Nasdaq “Hull Breach””

Climate Temperatures Continue Decline Following a 2016 Peak

The UAH lower troposphere temperature trends are turning south as the weaker Solar Cycle 25 continues into the Modern Solar Minimum. The full UAH Global Temperature Report, along with the LT global gridpoint anomaly image for February, 2021 should be available within the next few days here. The global and regional monthly anomalies for the variousContinue reading “Climate Temperatures Continue Decline Following a 2016 Peak”

Hull Breach

Tim Knight (Slope of Hope) enumerates the support breaches: https://slopeofhope.com/2021/03/index-omnibus.html#more-194173 With the giant reversal taking place today, let’s take a fresh look at some important indexes, in alphabetical order. First is the $COMP, the Dow Jones Composite. This cracked through its trendline on Friday, but it has sprung right back above it. We’ll see ifContinue reading “Hull Breach”

$9 Trillion – “”The greatest trick the Devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn’t exist.”

Count on The Martens to ask annoying questions – stuff like “where’s my dough?” https://wallstreetonparade.com/2021/03/more-than-a-year-later-americans-have-no-idea-where-9-trillion-of-fed-money-went/ You can see the outflow. to the trading houses But where’s the in-flow? Beginning on September 17, 2019 – months before there was any report of a COVID-19 case anywhere in the world – the Federal Reserve turned on itsContinue reading “$9 Trillion – “”The greatest trick the Devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn’t exist.””

Red Ponzi Fades

Goldman: China’s Caixin manufacturing PMI fell to 50.9 in February from 51.5 in January, though still in expansionary territory. Most sub-indexes implied growth momentum moderated in the manufacturing sector. The production sub-index dropped to 51.9 in February from 52.5, and the new orders sub-index fell to 51.0 from 52.2. The new export order sub-index edged up onlyContinue reading “Red Ponzi Fades”

False Positive PCRs and “Asymptomatic” CoVid-19

For more than a year the reverse‐transcriptase polymerase chain reaction (RT‐PCR) test for viral load has been considered a “gold standard” in the diagnosis of CCP/CoVid-19 infection. Should it be? RT-PCR is a laboratory technique combining reverse transcription of RNA into DNA and amplification of specific DNA targets using polymerase chain reaction. This technique’s “transformationContinue reading “False Positive PCRs and “Asymptomatic” CoVid-19″