Tag Archives: swine flu

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    Daily Digest – June 26

    by Davos

    Friday, June 26, 2009, 2:14 PM

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    • Dylan Ratigan Asking the GOOD QUESTIONS..(Video)
    • Downside skew
    • CRE: "pretend and extend"
    • Fear Factor (Chart)
    • Swine flu ‘could infect up to half the population’
    • Joachim de Posada says, Don’t eat the marshmallow yet (TED Video)
    • 16 Quick Lines That Explain Trend Following
    • Executives Selling shares frantically. The Public will be the bag holders AGAIN!
    • John Hodgman (I’m a PC) at Radio & TV Correspondents’ Dinner (Video)
    • Risk Asset Rebound… Then Why are Insiders Selling
    • The Worrying I in the C + I G + NX (Chart and link to Larry Summers study on page)
    • Steve’s Economic Forum – Two Beers with Steve (Podcast)

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    Daily Digest – June 2

    by Davos

    Tuesday, June 2, 2009, 3:05 PM

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    • “Is Larry Summers Taking Kickbacks From the Banks He’s Bailing Out?”
    • Swine Flu May Be Human Error; WHO Investigates Claim
    • 7 States Now With Historical High Unemployment Rate. Michigan 22.8 Percent Unemployment Rate (U-6) with Official Government Data.
    • Map (Unemployment)
    • Quiet (Video)
    • Bond Vigilantes Confront Obama as Housing Falters
    • FDIC Banking Report: 305 Troubled Institutions up from 90 in 2008. $13.5 trillion Assets held with 2.1 Million Employees at 8,200 Institutions.
    • The Fall of the Mall (Chart)
    • The Shadow Banking System and Hyman Minsky’s Economic Journey
    • Zoellick Warns Stimulus ‘Sugar High’ Won’t Stem Unemployment
    • Fed Clueless Perplexed About Spike in Bond Interest Rates

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    Daily Digest – May 14

    by Davos

    Thursday, May 14, 2009, 3:14 PM

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    • Financials: Is the Tailwind Becoming a Headwind?
    • Truth Tellers Seeing Brown Shoots…
    • Total Private Payrolls (Charts, Historic look back also)
    • Monthly Changes in Private Payrolls (Charts, Historic look back also)
    • Bernanke’s Speach at Jekyll Island, Georgia
    • Credit Crisis Visualized (H/T Ivo, Repost)
    • Krugman: Rapid Recovery ‘Extremely Unlikely’
    • Banks CDS, if you blinked…
    • Never one to mince words, Jim Rogers – Bail on the dollar and e

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    Daily Digest – May 3

    by Davos

    Sunday, May 3, 2009, 3:37 PM

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    • Week #19, Friday Night Special #30
    • Week #19, Friday Night Special #31
    • Week #19, Friday Night Special #31
    • Ford Sales off 31.3% YoY in April
    • Company warned officials of flu 18 days before alert was issued
    • Outbreak Map/Time Line Provided by Veratect Biosurveillance
    • “Paper money eventually returns to its intrinsic value – ZERO” (H/T Jarhett)
    • Foreclosures: Banks Setting Opening Auction Bid Below Amount Owed

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    Daily Digest – May 1

    by Davos

    Friday, May 1, 2009, 2:54 PM

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    • Truly, Truly Great Journalists Here, Stewart, Moyers & Marshall (Audio, Good Point on Blogs BTW)
    • Budget Cut (Video Visulization, H/T Coyote-Smiles)
    • Metro Unemployment: Some Cities See Rates Comparable to Great Depression
    • Google’s Unemployment Tool – Pick a City (Chart – Interactive)
    • Another Incredible Ineractive Map (H/T Scbt, Green to Red in 2008)
    • Google’s Flu Tool – Track A(H1N1)
    • Swine Flu will Finish this Economy. Prepare!
    • Are the Markets Too Complacent About Swine Flu?
    • 1918 Spanish Flu and the Market
    • Dr. Ron Paul (Video)
    • Mexico Plans Partial Shutdown to Reduce Spread of Swine Flu
    • Milken Conference: Credit Markets and the Role of Finance (Video)
    • Entering the Financial Twilight Zone
    • Chrysler: bulls make money, bears make money, pigs get slaughtered 
    • Education And The Future of Technology (Video, H/T Todd)

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    Daily Digest – Apr 30

    by Davos

    Thursday, April 30, 2009, 2:58 PM

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    • Bill Moyers, The Journal (Video)
    •  I am a “prophet of doom”
    • King Report: Bonds Are Tanking
    • Commercial Real Estate: "World of hurt"
    • First Swine Flu death in Texas (video)
    • Don’t Let the Flu Get You Down
    • Headwaters of the pathogen
    • Critical Alert: The Swine Flu Pandemic – Fact or Fiction?
    • Economy shrinks at 6.1 percent pace in 1Q
    • Historical Contribution to GDP (chart)
    • Q1 GDP Down 6.1% (Chart) 

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    Daily Digest – Apr 28

    by Davos

    Tuesday, April 28, 2009, 3:23 PM

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    • Are the Knives are Coming Out for Geithner?
    • Charlie Rose – Stiglitz, Ackerman:  stress test has any real meaning is simply living in Wonderland (Video)
    • Max Kaiser Latest Appearances…(Video)
    • Eric Rosenfeld on LTCM…(Video)
    • Summers: Expect "sharp declines in employment"
    • No More Dodgeball! (Video)
    • Planet Money – Live (Video, WTF Just Happened to our Economy)
    • Will The Fed Finally Move Interest Rates Below Zero
    • YoY Change in European Exports
    • MERS (Chart)
    • So far behind Flu (Video # 3 WSJ)
    • 2,000 people hospitalized with serious cases of pneumonia 

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    Daily Digest – Apr 26

    by Davos

    Sunday, April 26, 2009, 1:16 PM

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    • T – 30 Minutes to Stress Test: Above or Below 3% Tangible Common Equity? (Chart)
    • Stress-Tested Banks May Struggle as Bad Assets Triple
    • Stress Test: Not Very Stressful (Interesting GDP projections)
    • Durable Goods and Global Trade – Going to the Charts…
    • Notice of Financial Default: California Develops a Mortgage Tsunami Patter Reminiscent of the 2007 Subprime Collapse. Alt-A and Option ARMs Unite.
    • Bloomberg: Mexico’s Calderon Declares Emergency Amid Swine Flu Outbreak
    • Live Avian Flu Virus Placed in Baxter Vaccine Materials Sent to 18 Countries
    • "The Great Influenza" by John M. Barry
    • GM Employee Stock Fund Dumps All Company Shares
    • New Reality Check

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