A lack of violent protests and some conciliatory language around IP theft is all it takes to keep the good vibes — err — good.
And Now, For Another Dismal, Depressing, Dreary Projection Out Of Germany…
The accompanying report is all kinds of foreboding.
Germany Just Dodged A Recession. And That Means You Can Kiss Your Fiscal Stimulus Hopes Goodbye
The “black zero” fiscal policy is likely to hold.
For Germany, Light At End Of Tunnel Still Just A Faint Glimmer
Far from out of the woods.
Who Needs An Economy When You’ve Got Stocks? Markets On Fire In Two Recession-Hit Locales
Two recession-ravaged economies are enjoying large rallies in domestic equities.
Dour Prediction For German Exports Spoils Decent French GDP Read
“DIHK has not received such pessimistic replies since the crisis.”
‘Black Zero’ Gotta Go: Germany Slashes 2020 Growth Outlook Amid Heinous Factory Slump
When it comes to what can save the world…
‘Quick Answers Must Be Found’ As Eurozone Investor Sentiment Plunges Amid Worsening German Factory Malaise
“There is no positive reaction to central banks”.
‘Simply Awful’ German Factory Slump Spills Over, As Economy Careens Towards Recession
“All the uncertainty is paralyzing order books”.
Germany’s Sacred ‘Black Zero’ Survives Climate Plan, As Fiscal Stimulus Hopes Still Remote
Maybe an outright, broad-based downturn would be more compelling.
Fate Of The Universe Now Hinges On Germany, $683 Billion In AUM Says
Loosen the damn purse strings.
German Economy To Enter Recession This Quarter As Trump ‘Poisons’ Investment: IfW
“The German economy is facing one of the weakest years since the financial crisis”.
No Light At End Of German Tunnel As Industrial Production Sinks Again
“There are still no signs of improvement”.
‘This Is Rubbish’: Former Lehman Trader Says Stocks Living On ‘Hopes And Prayers’
The data out of Germany is still bad. And one trader isn’t optimistic.
Details Of Germany’s Second Contraction In Four Quarters Show Worst Export Slump In Six Years
The ECB will of course ease further in September, but the real question is…
‘The Situation Is Dire’: As Business Confidence Collapses, Germany’s ‘Black Zero’ Fiscal Stance Looks Untenable
“The signs of a recession in Germany are thickening”.
Trump Should Envy Germany’s Fiscal Discipline, Not Europe’s Monetary Freak Show
The self-declared “king of debt” doesn’t want to pay any interest.
Can Trump Save Trumponomics?
In spite of its namesake.
German Stimulus Rumor Mill Kicks Into High Gear With Recession ‘Contingency Plan’ Report
If you ask nicely, Germany might be willing to spend a few billion.
‘Sick Man’ Germany Stumbles To Second Contraction In Four Quarters – Recession Looms
“The impact of weaker growth on the labor market is becoming more visible”.
Confidence In German Economy Flat Out Collapses In Dastardly ZEW Print
“A significant deterioration in the outlook”.
Germany’s ‘Black Zero’ Fiscal Policy Called ‘Voodoo’ As Economy Screams For Stimulus
“We have a policy, that is not in question”.