Category Eurozone, Euro

Barron’s Annual Mid-Year Round-Table/Outlook For Stocks, Bonds, For 2nd Half Of 2017

Barron’s Annual Mid-Year Round-Table/Outlook For Stocks, Bonds, Precious Metals, Commodities, Etc. For 2nd Half Of 2017 https://fortunascorner.com      This past weekend, Barron’s had a feature article, reviewing its annual discussion with the titans of Wall Street on how they see the investment landscape for the remainder of this year; and, where they themselves…are putting […]

Financial Times BREAKING NEWS: Marcon Wins French Presidency; Takes 65% Of Vote According To Forecasts; Voting Ended

  Macron wins French presidency, forecasts say Emmanuel Macron has won an emphatic victory over far-right candidate Marine Le Pen in France’s presidential election, taking 65.1 per cent of the vote, according to estimates. The independent centrist comfortably beat for the National Front candidate on 34.9 per cent, according to the estimate by Ipsos-Sopra Steria […]

S&P 500, NASDAQ End The Week In Record Territory; U.S. Unemployment Rate Drops Below 4.5 Percent; French Presidential Elections Favor Status Quo — What Happens To Stocks If Ms. Le Pen Wins?

S&P 500, NASDAQ End The Week In Record Territory; U.S. Unemployment Rate Drops Below 4.5 Percent; French Presidential Elections Favor Status Quo — What Happens To Stocks If Ms. Le Pen Wins? www.fortunascormer.com      The stock market rally, which surged in the aftermath of Mr. Trump’s election as our 45th POTUS, should be called […]

Russian Financing Of Marine LePen; Latvian Financier Said To Act As Go-Between To Get Russian Loan For Le Pen

http://en.rebaltica.lv/2017/05/latvian-financier-said-to-act-as-a-go-between-to-get-russian-loan-for-le-pen/ Latvian financier said to act as a go-between to get Russian loan for Le Pen 2. MAY, 2017SANITA JEMBERGA, RE:BALTICA Illustration: Lote Lārmane, Re:Baltica / Source: LTV “Panorāma” ziņu arhīvs, 2003.gads; Marie-Lan Nguyen A Latvian-based consultant, who has managed offshores for the wealthy and politically influential in Russia, has emerged as an intermediary in […]

What Do We Know About Russia’s ‘Grand Strategy?’

What Do We Know About Russia’s ‘Grand Strategy?’ www.washingtonpost.com View Original May 2nd, 2005 Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with Marine Le Pen, French presidential candidate for the far-right National Front, at the Kremlin in Moscow on March 24. Photo by: Mikhail Klimentyev/AFP/Getty Images In April, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met with his counterparts in […]

The Unsettling View From Moscow: Russia’s Strategic Debate On A Doctrine Of Pre-emption

The Unsettling View From Moscow Russia’s Strategic Debate On A Doctrine Of Pre-emption By Alexander Velez-Green Print Download PDF A rising number of Russia’s senior military strategists are advocating for the adoption of a doctrine of pre-emption for the defense of their nation. This doctrine would be intended to protect the territorial integrity and vital […]

Registering As A Syrian Refugee Makes Life Easier For Terrorists In Germany

http://www.spiegel.de/international/germany/right-wing-german-soldier-disguised-as-a-refugee-a-1145267.html#ref=nl-international Refugee and Soldier The Double Life of a Right-Wing Terror Suspect A suspected right-wing extremist German army officer is thought to have been planning an attack. As part of his preparation, he registered as a refugee from Syria. Now, Franco A. has been arrested in a perplexing case full of riddles. By Jörg Diehl and Matthias Gebauer […]

Marcon Finishes First In French Elections; Markets Rally Globally – Except For China; U.S. Stock Futures Sharply Higher/Point To A Triple-Digit Gain At This Morning’s Open

Marcon Finishes First In French Elections; Markets Rally Globally – Except For China; U.S. Stock Futures Sharply Higher/Point To A Triple-Digit Gain At This Morning’s Open www.fortunascorner.com        For once, the polls and pundits were right and a 39 year-old newcomer, ‘centrist, Emmanuel Marcon finished first in presidential elections held over this weekend. […]

French Elections, Geopolitical Tensions/North Korea, Big Tech On Deck; POTUS Trump’s Tax Cut Plan Will Drive Wall Street & Sarepta Theraputics (SRPT) Stock Could Double, Or More Says Barron’s

French Elections, Geopolitical Tensions/North Korea, Big Tech On Deck; POTUS Trump’s Tax Cut Plan Will Drive Wall Street & Sarepta Theraputics (SRPT) Stock Could Double, Or More Says Barron’s www.fortunascorner.com ‘The French Connection:’ The Future Of The European Union May Well Be At Stake       Voters in France have been casting their ballots to […]

Moving Mostly To Cash In The 401K As Sunday’s First Round Of French Presidential Elections Take Place This Sunday

Moving Mostly To Cash In The 401K As Sunday’s First Round Of French Presidential Elections Take Place This Sunday www.fortunascorner.com      As we move past 12:00 noon today, I am moving mostly to cash, with French presidential elections looming on Sunday.  It is really anyone’s guess as to who is going to finish first, […]