Crypto Investors Favored Hillary in 2016, But Crypto Whales Voted Trump

Crypto investors supported Hillary Clinton over Donald Trump by a wide margin in the 2016 election. But those who supported Trump have invested significantly more of their savings in cryptocurrency. Libertarian Gary Johnson was almost as unpopular with crypto investors as the general population. A recent survey of the political affiliations among cryptocurrency investors found …

Trump’s North American Trade Deal Could Give Massive Boost to Dow Jones

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says the USMCA is nearing ratification in the Democratically controlled House. Democrats say they want to be sure environmental and labor standards meet their expectations before striking a deal with Trump. One forex market analyst expects results that could be a boon for U.S. exports and the stock market. Nancy Pelosi …

Trump Went Berserk on Twitter During the Impeachment Hearings

The first day of House impeachment hearings sent President Donald Trump into a Twitter frenzy. Trump tweeted and retweeted 34 times. The House Democrats’ impeachment strategy is apparently to hallow the proceedings by wrapping it in terms of historical precedent. President Trump’s strategy is grounded in history as well. He’s using Twitter as a ready-made, …

More Trump Derangement in Media Coverage of Kentucky Election

The Kentucky election result is all on Governor Matt Bevin, despite Trump’s best efforts to boost the unpopular Republican state leader. After Bevin’s narrow loss to Democratic challenger Andy Beshear Tuesday, the mainstream national press has taken to one of its favorite pastimes. That is forcing a national narrative onto local and state races when …

Batgirl Voted to Impeach Trump, Making Halloween a Partisan Issue

Rep. Katie Porter voted to move forward with the Trump impeachment inquiry dressed as Batgirl. Porter’s Batman-inspired costume went viral on Twitter, where it met equal measures of praise and scorn. Unsurprisingly, the debate mostly fell on party lines. She isn’t defending Gotham, but supporters say House Rep. Katie Porter is saving the United States …

Dow Futures Slide as Trump’s ‘Watergate’ Moment Looms Large

Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) futures ticked lower in early trading Wednesday, pointing to a weak stock market open as the threat of Donald Trump’s impeachment ramps up. Speaker of the House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi launched an official impeachment enquiry on Tuesday, prompting those involved in Nixon’s Watergate investigation to draw eerie parallels to …

Treasury Yields Surge With Stocks After China Hoodwinks Investors – CCN Markets

Treasury yields rose along with stocks after China’s Commerce Ministry confirmed that in-person trade talks with Washington will resume in October. | Source: Nicolas Asfouri / Pool Photo via AP U.S. government debt yields rose along with stocks Thursday after China’s Commerce Ministry confirmed that in-person trade talks with Washington would resume in October. Investors …

Dow Spikes as Trump Teases New ‘Economy Boosting’ Tax Cut – CCN Markets

The Dow raced toward a third straight triple-digit rally while Trump did his best to boost stock market appetites by teasing a new tax cut. | Source: AFP PHOTO / Brendan SMIALOWSKI The Dow strung together its third straight triple-digit advance on Friday, seeking to end the week with a bang after President Trump teased …

Google’s Stock Now Has a Greater Chance of Crashing on DOJ Probes

Donald Trump tweeted out attacks on Google’s CEO, echoing criticisms of the company’s anti-conservative bias. | Source: (i) AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin (ii) AP Photo / Jeff Chiu, File; Edited by CCN President Donald Trump attacked Google CEO Sundar Pichai in his latest tweetstorm. It’s standard Donald Trump to jawbone at his opponents, and Google would …