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Re: US ECONOMY News and Discussion Thread

Postby PetePierson » Mon Dec 02, 2019 2:33 pm

Buc2 wrote:
PetePierson wrote:
Lefty "news" organizations like cnbc and cnn are reporting it; $7.4 Billion on Friday, alone.

That must have been tough for the editors to report.

I was being facetious because of the reactions from some about financial news I posted a couple days ago.
Basically, we aren't allowed to report anything positive about the economy and if we do, it's just fake news.



My bad.....
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Re: US ECONOMY News and Discussion Thread

Postby Mountaineer Buc » Mon Dec 02, 2019 2:41 pm

Buc2 wrote:
PetePierson wrote:
Lefty "news" organizations like cnbc and cnn are reporting it; $7.4 Billion on Friday, alone.

That must have been tough for the editors to report.

I was being facetious because of the reactions from some about financial news I posted a couple days ago.
Basically, we aren't allowed to report anything positive about the economy and if we do, it's just fake news.

Yeah, and whenever anyone posts any news to the contrary its either fake news or libtards praying for an economic collapse.

Funny how that works.
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Re: US ECONOMY News and Discussion Thread

Postby Buc2 » Mon Dec 02, 2019 2:51 pm

Mountaineer Buc wrote:
Buc2 wrote:I was being facetious because of the reactions from some about financial news I posted a couple days ago.
Basically, we aren't allowed to report anything positive about the economy and if we do, it's just fake news.

Yeah, and whenever anyone posts any news to the contrary its either fake news or libtards praying for an economic collapse.

Funny how that works.

Link?
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Re: US ECONOMY News and Discussion Thread

Postby PetePierson » Mon Dec 02, 2019 2:59 pm

Come on, guys. It is difficult for either side to argue against a strong opening to the Holiday season; especially since all we hear about it is the 'retail apocalypse'.
But people have been shopping later and later over the last decade plus so will be interesting to see if / how much it cools over the next 2 weeks, then ramp back up the week prior to Christmas.
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Re: US ECONOMY News and Discussion Thread

Postby Mountaineer Buc » Mon Dec 02, 2019 3:01 pm

Buc2 wrote:
Mountaineer Buc wrote:Yeah, and whenever anyone posts any news to the contrary its either fake news or libtards praying for an economic collapse.

Funny how that works.

Link?

http://buczone.com/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=3988

It's not my fault you can't smell your own bullshit.
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Re: US ECONOMY News and Discussion Thread

Postby Buc2 » Mon Dec 02, 2019 4:53 pm

Mountaineer Buc wrote:
Buc2 wrote:Link?

http://buczone.com/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=3988

It's not my fault you can't smell your own bullshit.

It's not my fault you don't believe any economic news that isn't bad news.
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Re: US ECONOMY News and Discussion Thread

Postby Mountaineer Buc » Mon Dec 02, 2019 5:32 pm

Buc2 wrote:
Mountaineer Buc wrote:http://buczone.com/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=3988

It's not my fault you can't smell your own bullshit.

It's not my fault you don't believe any economic news that isn't bad news.

Not true. I just don't believe economic news that claims things are better/worse than they are.
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Re: US ECONOMY News and Discussion Thread

Postby Buc2 » Mon Dec 02, 2019 8:38 pm

Mountaineer Buc wrote:
Buc2 wrote:It's not my fault you don't believe any economic news that isn't bad news.

Not true. I just don't believe economic news that claims things are better/worse than they are.

Since the story I posted didn’t either, you shouldn’t have any issue with it then. It claimed indications pointed towards an improving economy in 2020. It made no claims on the state of the current economy.
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Re: US ECONOMY News and Discussion Thread

Postby Mountaineer Buc » Mon Dec 02, 2019 10:46 pm

Buc2 wrote:
Mountaineer Buc wrote:Not true. I just don't believe economic news that claims things are better/worse than they are.

Since the story I posted didn’t either, you shouldn’t have any issue with it then. It claimed indications pointed towards an improving economy in 2020. It made no claims on the state of the current economy.

And who was the source? Goldman Sachs.
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Re: US ECONOMY News and Discussion Thread

Postby Brazen331 » Mon Dec 02, 2019 10:50 pm

Mountaineer Buc wrote:
Buc2 wrote:Since the story I posted didn’t either, you shouldn’t have any issue with it then. It claimed indications pointed towards an improving economy in 2020. It made no claims on the state of the current economy.

And who was the source? Goldman Sachs.


If Bernie wins and is able to pass M4A and Green New Deal during his 1st term,
What do you think the economy will like like at the end of his 1st term?
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Re: US ECONOMY News and Discussion Thread

Postby Mountaineer Buc » Mon Dec 02, 2019 10:56 pm

Brazen331 wrote:
Mountaineer Buc wrote:And who was the source? Goldman Sachs.


If Bernie wins and is able to pass M4A and Green New Deal during his 1st term,
What do you think the economy will like like at the end of his 1st term?

Total cataclysmic collapse resulting in famine, war, and post birth abortions of white babies.
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Re: US ECONOMY News and Discussion Thread

Postby Brazen331 » Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:05 pm

Mountaineer Buc wrote:
Brazen331 wrote:
If Bernie wins and is able to pass M4A and Green New Deal during his 1st term,
What do you think the economy will like like at the end of his 1st term?

Total cataclysmic collapse resulting in famine, war, and post birth abortions of white babies.


That strong retail news really triggered you.
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Re: US ECONOMY News and Discussion Thread

Postby Mountaineer Buc » Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:05 pm

Brazen331 wrote:
Mountaineer Buc wrote:Total cataclysmic collapse resulting in famine, war, and post birth abortions of white babies.


That strong retail news really triggered you.

I'm absolutely shook.
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Re: US ECONOMY News and Discussion Thread

Postby Jason Bourne » Sat Dec 07, 2019 12:09 pm

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
@AOC
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2h
While we’re here, let’s clear up some GOP disinfo:
- “It’s 1500 jobs vs 25,000”: The 25,000 jobs figure was a 10-20 year fantasy # from Amazon, not a promise or agreement. In exchange for that lack of commitment, they wanted billions of public $. Their Y1 jobs projection was 700.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
@AOC
Won’t you look at that: Amazon is coming to NYC anyway - *without* requiring the public to finance shady deals, helipad handouts for Jeff Bezos, & corporate giveaways.

Maybe the Trump admin should focus more on cutting public assistance to billionaires instead of poor families.



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Re: US ECONOMY News and Discussion Thread

Postby RedLeader » Sat Dec 07, 2019 12:49 pm

U.S. Hiring Strengthened in November, Fueling Expansion

WASHINGTON—The U.S. job market strengthened in November, as hiring jumped and unemployment returned to a half-century low, adding fuel to the economic expansion.

Employers added 266,000 jobs last month—the fastest pace since 312,000 in January—and the jobless rate dipped to 3.5%, matching September as the lowest level since 1969, the Labor Department said Friday. Wages also advanced, up 3.1% from a year earlier.




Awesome news.
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Re: US ECONOMY News and Discussion Thread

Postby Buc2 » Sat Dec 07, 2019 1:49 pm

RedLeader wrote:U.S. Hiring Strengthened in November, Fueling Expansion

WASHINGTON—The U.S. job market strengthened in November, as hiring jumped and unemployment returned to a half-century low, adding fuel to the economic expansion.

Employers added 266,000 jobs last month—the fastest pace since 312,000 in January—and the jobless rate dipped to 3.5%, matching September as the lowest level since 1969, the Labor Department said Friday. Wages also advanced, up 3.1% from a year earlier.




Awesome news.

All lies.
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Re: US ECONOMY News and Discussion Thread

Postby Mountaineer Buc » Sat Dec 07, 2019 1:57 pm

Buc2 wrote:
RedLeader wrote:U.S. Hiring Strengthened in November, Fueling Expansion

WASHINGTON—The U.S. job market strengthened in November, as hiring jumped and unemployment returned to a half-century low, adding fuel to the economic expansion.

Employers added 266,000 jobs last month—the fastest pace since 312,000 in January—and the jobless rate dipped to 3.5%, matching September as the lowest level since 1969, the Labor Department said Friday. Wages also advanced, up 3.1% from a year earlier.




Awesome news.

All lies.

Nah. I'm sure its all true. It'll quietly get adjusted later, but I don't doubt that's the best info we have.
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Re: US ECONOMY News and Discussion Thread

Postby RedLeader » Sat Dec 07, 2019 2:06 pm

Mountaineer Buc wrote:
Buc2 wrote:All lies.

Nah. I'm sure its all true. It'll quietly get adjusted later, but I don't doubt that's the best info we have.


Ya, you guys need this bubble to burst badly. I get it.

Otherwise, good luck with Bernie trying to peddle his snake oil.

Wages are rising. Consumer confidence is rising.

Just wait until after the holidays.



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Re: US ECONOMY News and Discussion Thread

Postby Mountaineer Buc » Sat Dec 07, 2019 2:39 pm

RedLeader wrote:
Mountaineer Buc wrote:Nah. I'm sure its all true. It'll quietly get adjusted later, but I don't doubt that's the best info we have.


Ya, you guys need this bubble to burst badly. I get it.

Otherwise, good luck with Bernie trying to peddle his snake oil.

Wages are rising. Consumer confidence is rising.

Just wait until after the holidays.



Oy vey.

Ya. You guys need to keep that bubble pumped up. I get it.
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Re: US ECONOMY News and Discussion Thread

Postby NavyBuc » Sat Dec 07, 2019 3:00 pm

Even CNN this morning was giving Trump credit for the economy. I thought the world was ending.
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Re: US ECONOMY News and Discussion Thread

Postby RedLeader » Sat Dec 07, 2019 4:46 pm

Mountaineer Buc wrote:
RedLeader wrote:
Ya, you guys need this bubble to burst badly. I get it.

Otherwise, good luck with Bernie trying to peddle his snake oil.

Wages are rising. Consumer confidence is rising.

Just wait until after the holidays.



Oy vey.

Ya. You guys need to keep that bubble pumped up. I get it.


Um. Ya. More jobs and income is good for everyone.


Which are you rooting for?
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Re: US ECONOMY News and Discussion Thread

Postby Zarniwoop » Sat Dec 07, 2019 5:04 pm

We absolutely have pumped too much money in from the government and the FED ... sadly everyone running for president would be even worse at it
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