mardi 27 février 2018

The Davos Top

The Davos Top - one month later...

Dow Jones & comments from the Very Stable Genius (click to make picture bigger)

Dow Jones, long-term  (click to make picture bigger)

Meanwhile, short-term interest rates are climbing to around 2% (longer-term rates are climbing as well), after a decade of free credit - i.e. almost interest-free leverage, margin investing, corporate buybacks, corporate debt, consumer debt, auto loans, mortgages... That is, higher rates will be a hurdle to the leveraged investors in stocks, the indebted companies's shares, and the companies' customers - in the end: the consumers, who are leveraged as well!

Libor USD (click to make picture bigger)

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