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2009 Depression Validated

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posted on Feb, 24 2009 @ 08:39 AM
Headlines for February 24th 2009

Obama Pressed to Use Nationwide Address to Try to Spark Hope on Recovery

Bernanke: Economy In "Severe Contraction"

Obama Aims to Halt Flight From Banks With Stress Tests, Toxic-Asset Plans

White House Banking On Nationalization?

Nationalize Failing Banks? Think Twice.

Bank Survival Hinges On Stress Tests

World Markets Remain On Shaky Ground

Consumer confidence drops to record low

Poll: Public Wary Of More Bailouts

Pimco's Gross Says U.S. Needs Credit Creation, Not Bank Nationalization

Obama Plan for Refinancing Fannie, Freddie Loans May Face Legal Challenge

AIG May Restructure U.S. Bailout Again as Recession Weighs on Asset Values

AIG Seeks Alternatives To Government Loan

Home Prices in 20 U.S. Cities Tumbled 18.5% in December, Biggest Drop Ever

U.K. Mortgage Approvals Decline Annual 43% Following Slump in House Prices

U.K. Homebuilders May Slash Land Values by Further $2.4 Billion This Year

U.S. Index Futures Rise as S&P 500 Index Valuation Declines to 24-Year Low

Asian Stocks Drop to Five-Year Low, Led by Nomura on Share Sale; BHP Falls

Japan Must Move Away From Dependency on U.S., Opposition's Hatoyama Says

China's Wealth Fund Said to Be Planning $3 Billion Investment in Fortescue

Stocks Retreat for Third-Day; Rio Tinto, Lonmin Lead Drop on Metals Prices

Taiwan Export Orders, Factory Output Fall by Records as Recession Deepens

Cheapest Exchange Stocks on Record Dropping as Earnings, Trading Decline

Asian Equity Sales Unlikely to Recover This Year as IPOs Dry Up, UBS Says

Emerging Markets Hedge Funds Plunge 37% in Record Loss Last Year, HFR Says

Hong Kong GDP May Shrink 2.1%, Pushing City Into First Deficit in 5 Years

India Credit Rating May Be Cut to Junk by S&P on Government Spending Plans

Malaysia Lowers Benchmark Interest Rate for Third Time to Avert Recession

Thai `Red Shirt' Protesters March on Abhisit's Office to Demand Election

Strikes Shut Down Berlin Airports as Public-Service Workers Want More Pay

U.K. May Experience Deflation in Prolonged Recession, BOE's Sentance Says

Eastern European Nations May Face `Significant Regional Crisis,' S&P Says

Latvian Government's Collapse Raises Risks to IMF Bailout Plan, Fitch Says

Lithuanian Economy Will Be Tested By Deep Recession, Moody's Orchard Says

Hryvnia Drops to Record Low on Concern Moody's May Lower Ukraine's Rating

Dubai Faces Curbs on Its Ambitions After $10 Billion Bailout by Abu Dhabi

Stocks in Europe, Asia Drop as Recession Deepens; TomTom, Novartis Decline

German Business Confidence Falls to Lowest in 26 Years as Economy Sputters

European Small-Cap Fund Managers Laden With $67 Billion in Illiquid Stocks

Irish Exodus Driven by Return of `Dark Days' as Intel, Dell Eliminate Jobs

Lonmin Will Fire as Many as 5,500 Workers at South African Platinum Mines

Mugabe's Supporters Seize 77 Farms, Threaten Other Landowners, Groups Say

Soybeans, Corn Drop as Deepening Global Recession Curbs Outlook for Demand

Sugar Drops by Limit as Government Plans Curbs on Volumes Held by Traders

Japan Said to Cut Wheat Prices for First Time in Three Years as Costs Drop

Magna Has Second Straight Loss as Auto Output Slides Along With Car Sales

DAX Index Retreats for Third Day, Led by BMW, Daimler, Allianz, Munich Re

Porsche Drops to Six-Year Low as Talks About Credit-Line Extension Drag On

Mitsubishi Motors May Apply for Japan Government Loan as Auto Sales Slump

Cosco Pacific Tumbles as Citi Says China Port Price War Set `to Explode'

Target Profit Falls 41% on Holiday Discounts, Missing Analysts' Estimates

[edit on 2/24/2009 by Hx3_1963]

posted on Feb, 25 2009 @ 06:21 AM
Headlines for February 25th 2009

Obama: 'We will recover'

Fed Fire Chief Faces Congress

In Geithner We Trust Eludes Treasury as Financial Markets Fail to Recover

The gravity-defying debt problem

Financial crisis tests European Commission authority

Pound's Slide May Jeopardize British Economy, EU Officials Say in Document

The Decline of the British Economy

Economy Contracts 1.5%, the Most Since 1980, as Consumer Spending Slumps

Unsold Cars Pile Up in Europe

Thatcher's Chancellor Lawson Says U.K. Bank Nationalizations May Be Needed

RBS May Not Escape Full Government Control After U.K.'s Insurance Program

Ukraine Credit Rating Downgraded Two Levels to CCC+ by Standard & Poor's

Poland Can't Wait for `Better Times' to Sell Assets, Treasury's Grad Says

Romania to Seek Financing From Abroad for Budget, Finance Minister Says

Exports Plummet Record 45.7%, Signaling Japan's Recession Likely to Deepen

Yen Falls to Three-Month Low Versus Dollar as Japan's Trade Deficit Widens

Italy, Portugal Budget Deficits to Deteriorate Markedly This Year, EU Says

Italy's Economy to Contract 2.6% This Year, Isae Research Institute Says

Italy Government to Approve $15.5 Billion Bank Recapitalization Plan Today

Pakistan Stocks Fall Most in 32 Months After Court Bars Sharif from Polls

Costa Rica Economy May Slow to Standstill This Year on Crisis, Arias Says

Sugar Mills in Uttar Pradesh Shutter as Cane Supplies Dwindle on Poor Crop

[edit on 2/25/2009 by Hx3_1963]

posted on Feb, 26 2009 @ 01:59 PM
Headlines for February 26th 2009

Financial crisis sparks unrest in Europe

California’s Newly Poor Push Social Services to Brink (Update1)

Jobless claims spike to 26-year high

Obama Budget Projects Never Ending Rise In National Debt

Think the U.S. deficit is bad? Check out the interest payments

Obama Seeks $1 Trillion Tax Increase on Highest-Paid Americans, Companies

Obama Budget Keeps Option for Bank Aid, Raises Taxes to Expand Health Care

Sallie Mae Plunges After Obama Calls for End to Loan Subsidies in Budget

AIG May Get Credit-Default Swap Backstop Under Restructured U.S. Bailout

Problem bank list tops 250

S&P 500 May Sink to as Low as 650 as Home Values Drop, Goldman Sachs Says

GM Reports $30.9 Billion Annual Loss as Wagoner Seeks New Loans From U.S.

Las Vegas Running Out of Water Means Los Angeles Must Turn Down the Lights

Wall Street Banks Vacate Skyscrapers, Pushing Empty Office Space to Record

Costa Rica Seeks $750 Million IMF Credit Line to `Bulletproof' Its Economy

Mexico's Peso Falls to Record Low on Bets Slower Rate Cuts to Limit Growth

Mexico Drug Violence May Be Reaching Peak

Mexico to send more troops to besieged city

Japan Faces Deeper Recession as Consumer-Spending Collapse Pummels Exports

Yen Falls to Three-Month Low as Support for Banks Reduces Demand for Haven

Japanese Finance Minister Yosano Orders Study to Boost Ailing Stock Market

Government Is Doing Too Little to Stem Worst Postwar Recession, S&P Says

China Is Said to Sell $29 Billion of Debt for Provinces to Fund Stimulus

Hong Kong's Exports Plunge by Most Since 1958 on Global Financial Crisis

Canada Fourth-Quarter Business Profits Fall 16%, Biggest Drop in 16 Years

Thatcher's Chancellor Lawson Says U.K. Bank Nationalizations May Be Needed

RBS Posts Biggest Loss in British Corporate History

Darling Moves Closer to Nationalizing U.K. Banks as RBS Stake Exceeds 80%

RBS Plans to Insure $462 Billion of Assets With State-Guarantee Program

Lloyds, RBS Loan Swaps May Make Taxpayers Owners of `Worthless' Companies

Darling Says More Banks Will Tap Government Guarantee Plan on Toxic Assets

Schaeffler-Style Loan Swaps Will Make Taxpayers `Worthless' Equity Owners

European Economic Confidence Declines to Record Low as Recession Worsens

Former Bundesbank Head Poehl Says Default by `Small' Euro Member Possible

Merkel Urges East Europeans to Spell Out Economic Woes as Aid Calls Grow

Romania to Seek `Package' of External Loans, Central Bank's Isarescu Says

Rupee Closes at Record Low as Global Slump Spurs Outflows, Hurts Exports

Pakistani Police Use Tear Gas, Batons on Protesters at Pro-Sharif Rallies

Italian Business Confidence Fell to Record Low in January Amid Recession

[edit on 2/26/2009 by Hx3_1963]

posted on Feb, 27 2009 @ 06:40 PM
Headlines for February 27th 2009

Wall Street suffers worst February since 1933

U.S. Economy Shrank 6.2% in Fourth Quarter, Worst Performance Since 1982

Obama Faces Prospect of Japan-Like Economic Stagnation, Kamco's Lee Says

Ex-Bush Economist: Blame The Fed

Citigroup Gets Another Rescue From U.S. in $25 Billion Swap: Shares Plunge

GE Slashes Dividend 68% as CEO Immelt Tries to Protect Top Credit Rating

U.S. Stocks Tumble, S&P 500 Falls to 13-Year Low on Citigroup, GDP Report

Bank of America Loans Valued at $44.6 Billion Less Than Its Books Indicate

Fannie Mae Seeks $15.2 Billion in Aid After Loss

The AIG Paradox

FDIC Ups Bank Fees To Boost Insurance Fund

Dollar Sole Refuge as Weakening Yen, Swiss Franc Leave `No Alternatives'

GM Bondholders Said to Ask for Meeting With Obama Auto-Industry Task Force

GM May Give Up 50% of Opel Division to Secure $4.2 Billion in European Aid

Europe's Monetary Union Is About to Fall Apart, Subprime Bear Hayman Says

Pound Declines as Consumer Confidence Report Signals Deepening Recession

London City Hall Landlord in Default Brings Credit Crisis to Mayor's Door

Darling Forces RBS to Give Up U.K. Tax Relief on Losses as Deficit Widens

DAX Index Falls to Four-Year Low, Completes Second Straight Monthly Drop

IMF Revises Down Forecast for Ukraine's Economy to 6% Contraction in 2009

Hungary Wants $230 Billion EU Aid for East Europe; World Bank Raises Funds

Kazakhstan Invests $4.76 Billion to Stabilize Banking System Amid Crisis

Romania Needs $13 Billion in External Financing, Central Bank Adviser Says

Lithuania's Economy Shrank for First Time in Nine Years in Fourth Quarter

Sri Lanka May Need Bailout as War Debt, Currency Support Drain Reserves

Italian Cabinet Approves Bill to Limit Transport Strikes and Contain Chaos

Japan Government Bonds Fall as Recession Raises Concern of Increased Sales

Japan's Recession Deepens as Production Drops Record 10%, Spending Slumps

Asian Currencies Decline, Led by Korean Won; Indian Rupee Drops to Record

Mexico's Peso Drops to Record Low as U.S. GDP Shrinks More Than Estimated

Chile's Industrial Production Falls Most Since 1999, Auguring a Recession

Argentina May Take Over Grain Trade, Threatening to Worsen Farm Conflict

Australia Companies Lose A$10 Billion Capping Loss-Marred Earnings Season

Stanford Accused of `Massive' Ponzi Scheme in Amended U.S. SEC Complaint

India Sugar Output to Drop More Than Forecast, Tightening Global Supplies

[edit on 2/28/2009 by Hx3_1963]

posted on Feb, 28 2009 @ 12:05 PM
Headlines for February 28th 2009

Obama Says He Expects a Fight to Get $3.55 Trillion Budget Plan Approved

California Unemployment Above 10 Percent

Berkshire Profit Plunges 96% as Buffett Writes Down Derivatives Positions

Buffett Says Economy Will Be `in Shambles' for 2009, Likely `Well Beyond'

Citigroup's Third Government Rescue May Not Be Bank's Last, Analysts Say

Mexico's Finance Commission Studying Implications of U.S.-Citigroup Deal

Regulators shutter 2 more banks

Brown Calls for Reform of Banking System, Plans U.K. Lender for Industry

Newspapers' Woes Worsening

Sunoco Refinery Workers Plan to Strike Tomorrow as Contract Talks Stall

Italian Cabinet Approves Bill to Limit Transport Strikes and Contain Chaos

Panasonic Managers at China Plant Held Back for Hours by Upset Workers

Volkswagen to Cut 16,500 Temporary Jobs Worldwide This Year as Sales Drop

Toyota Tells Suppliers It Plans to Cut Production 20% in 2009, Nikkei Says

Ireland May Raise Taxes as Part of Recovery Plan, Finance Minister Says Ireland’s

Nordic Countries Plunge Into Recession as Global Export Markets Collapse

Asian Stocks Decline Third Week as Recession Hurts Earnings; Nomura Falls

Sensitive Index Has Second Monthly Drop as India's Economic Growth Slows

Russia Loans Armenia $500 Million, Aiding Third Ex-Soviet State in Crisis

Persian Gulf Crude Oil Tanker Rates May Extend Declines on Lack of Cargo

[edit on 2/28/2009 by Hx3_1963]

posted on Mar, 1 2009 @ 11:44 AM
Headlines for March 1st 2009

British PM to Propose 'Global New Deal' to Rescue World's Economy

EU 'consensus' to tackle crisis

Brown: EU is united over economy

U.S. Job Losses Probably Swelled, Manufacturing Sank as Economy Worsened

U.S. rattled as Mexico drug war bleeds over border

EU Leaders Reject Pleas for Eastern European, Auto Aid on Budget Concerns

HSBC to cut back on U.S. lending: WSJ

Trading in HSBC shares suspended in Hong Kong

Irish Banking Regulation Commission to Bring `Radical Reform,' Cowen Says

Medvedev Pledges to Ensure Social Stability as Russian Economy Slows Down

Asean group seeks economic action

Argentina's Fernandez Says Emerging Markets Need Aid Without Conditions

Chavez Orders National Guard to Seize Venezuelan Rice-Processing Companies

Mugabe vows to seize more farms

[edit on 3/1/2009 by Hx3_1963]

posted on Mar, 1 2009 @ 11:49 AM
What the hell is going on with all this spamming on this thread of different links? There's bloody hundreds of them.

posted on Mar, 1 2009 @ 12:00 PM
reply to post by paul76
Why thank you!!!
Probley thousands!!!
My attempt to keep the masses informed...this is a worldwide Depression...not a Recession, as MSM would have you believe.
star 4 U!

Ya'll come back now...ya hear...
All the news that's fit to print...
One stop shopping...
We do all the work, so you don't have to!!!

[edit on 3/1/2009 by Hx3_1963]

posted on Mar, 1 2009 @ 12:07 PM
reply to post by Hx3_1963

I commend your efforts Squire , although I don't have the time or the energy to check the links your provided. I'd be here until midnight and my belly is growling. Thanks for the Star, you're far too kind.

posted on Mar, 2 2009 @ 12:14 PM
Headlines for March 2nd 2009

Economy rescue: Adding up the dollars

Stocks Drop Worldwide, Treasuries Gain on Concern About Economy

Economy Contracts Most in Three Decades as Budget Deficit Nears EU Limit

Asia Day Ahead: VIX Premium Shows U.S. Stocks Bear Market May Last 2 Years

Dow Index Drops Below 7,000 for First Time Since '97 in Global Stock Rout

GE Falls to Lowest Closing Price Since May 1993; Immelt, Neal Buy Shares

GM Needs Global Aid to Get Through Worst Auto Market Since 1945, Lutz Says

Silver Beating Gold First Time Since 2006 as `Poor Man's' Currency Refuge

Nasdaq Dubai Lists 50,000 Dubai Gold Securities Linked to Metal's Price

Manufacturing in U.S. Shrinks for 13th Straight Month on Collapsing Sales

SEC's Walter Says Agency Should Merge With CFTC as Jurisdictions Converge

IMF Considers Overhaul of Emergency-Credit Program Shunned by Its Members

Crisis Pushes Europe to Fix Euro's Flaws With More Regulation, Closer Ties

Pound Plunges Against Dollar as House Prices Drop, Banking Stocks Plummet

Debt Risk Increases, Led by HSBC Swaps, on Concern Banks Need More Capital

Stocks in Europe Decline; Stoxx 600 Touches Six-Year Low as HSBC, BHP Drop

British House Prices Fell Annual 10% in January on Lack of Loans, Job Cuts

France's CAC 40 Index Has Biggest Drop in Six Weeks; BNP, SocGen Decline

Lagarde Reduces 2009 Forecast for French Economy, Sees Contraction of 1.5%

DAX Index Drops to Lowest Level Since August 2004; Commerzbank Declines

Hungary's Rating Outlook Lowered to Negative at Fitch as Recession Deepens

Forint Leads East European Currencies Lower as European Union Rejects Aid

Ukraine Will Review 2009 Budget to Qualify for Second Tranche of IMF Loan

Czech Republic Will Probably Breach Euro Deficit Rule in 2010, Janota Says

HSBC to Raise $17.7 Billion in Share Sale, Cut Jobs, Close Some U.S. Units

Hang Seng Bank Posts 46% Profit Decline, Names Margaret Leung as Its CEO

China's Manufacturing Shrinks for 7th Month as Global Crisis Cuts Exports

Asian Stocks Fall as U.S. Economy Deteriorates; BHP, Mitsubishi UFJ Drop

Wage Declines Accelerate as Companies Cut Overtime Amid Slumping Demand

Asean's Non-Interference Habit Threatens Its Goal for EU-Style Integration

Emerging-Market Stocks Drop to 15-Week Low; Tatneft, Komercni, Hynix Fall

Australia May Cut Benchmark Rate to Lowest Since 1960 as Economy Stalls

Hedge Funds Set to Short-Sell Australian Banks if Ban Lifted, Herald Says

India Exports Fell in January by Most in Decade as Recession Curbs Demand

Rupee Slides to Record Low as Global Slump Forces Funds to Pull Money Out

Canada's Economy Shrinks at 3.4 Percent Annualized Pace, Most Since 1991

Manufacturing in South Africa Declines to Record Low, Investec PMI Shows

Mexico's Currency Depreciates to Record Low on Worsening Economic Outlook

Argentine Peso, Stocks Plunge as Farmers Withhold Exports Amid Tax Dispute

Argentina Faces `Challenging' 2010 as Financing May Dry Up, Moody's Says

Brazil's Real Weakens to Lowest This Year on Deepening Recession Concerns

Brazil Stocks Slide, Erase Year's Gain on Concern of Deeper Global Crisis

[edit on 3/2/2009 by Hx3_1963]

posted on Mar, 2 2009 @ 09:13 PM

Just curious how you do your searches, are you just searching bloomberg or is it there site that comes up most with your key search words. I just see the trend and wonder why most of the links are from Bloomberg.

I guess what i am asking what do you know about bloomberg aside from the obviouse and why do you think that they are relaying current financial events so thoroughly. Do they have an agenda?

May be a strange question. Thanks for your work . Been following this crises for a long time now and i think i need to take a step back.

Its like watching the biggest passenger train wreck ever in slow motion. I cant take my eyes off it.....yet i have time to run a few errands.

[edit on 2-3-2009 by The Great Day]

posted on Mar, 2 2009 @ 11:45 PM
reply to post by The Great Day
Good Question....

Star 4 U!

Being as Bloomberg has a "Monopoly" on Global events...I start there...

BUT...I don't stop there...I scan multiple Financial Outlets...Google Engines...Major News Outlets...Blogs...Opinions...IM transactions...TV...Radio...SW (even!)...

Not just a singuliar source...believe me..I would not stop there!!!

I TRY to provide links to articles for you can see..EVERYONE has a link...No???

"knowledge is Power..."

[edit on 3/2/2009 by Hx3_1963]

posted on Mar, 3 2009 @ 06:33 PM
Headlines for March 3rd 2009

IMF's Strauss-Kahn Sees `Serious' Risk That Global Economy May Contract

U.S.: Threat of Mexico Cartels at 'Crisis Proportions'

Track unemployment and foreclosures

Top Obama Officials Defend $3.6T Budget

Obama budget hopes meet bailout rage

Senator Slams Spending Bill

Democrat: Obama can't make us cut earmarks

Dollar Trades Near Highest Since 2006 on Bernanke Warnings, Jobs Report

Stocks in U.S. Retreat After Bernanke's Warning on Banks; MetLife Slides

Mortgage `Cram-Down' Compromise Legislation Near in U.S. House, Hoyer Says

Dems Reach Mortgage Relief Deal

AIG's Bailout Made Bernanke `More Angry' Than Any Other Episode in Crisis

Bernanke: Financials Must Drive Recovery

Bank of America Credit Rating Lowered by S&P, Citing `Earnings Pressure'

Hidden Pension Fiasco May Foment Another $1 Trillion Bailout by Taxpayers

GE Capital Default Swaps Climb to Record on Concern Over Parent's Rating

Blockbuster Said to Hire Law Firm for Advice on Possible Bankruptcy Filing

First Corporate Bond Losses Since October Drive Investors `Back to Bunker'

Harvard Losing AAA Benefit in Bond Market Shows Perils of Derivative Debt

Asian Bond-Default Risk Jumps on Concern Bank, Insurer Losses to Increase

Japan's Government Bonds May Decline on Concern Debt Sales Will Increase

Financial Services Agency Urges Japan Banks to Boost Lending, FT Reports

China Congress Focuses on Welfare as Slump Sparks Job Cuts, Social Unrest

Empty Shipping Containers Clog South Korea's Busan Port as Trade Plunges

Australia Faces Short-Term Weakness as Global Recession Deepens, RBA Says

Australia Stocks, Japan Futures Fall on Bank Concern, Car Sales; ANZ Drops

Australia's Dollar Slips Before GDP Report, New Zealand's Currency Falls

Australia Bond Protection Costs Rise to Record; Banks' Funding Rates Ease

Indian Central Bank Will Take Appropriate Action as Needed, Gopinath Says

Rupee Drops to Record Low on Signs Slump, Financial Turmoil Are Deepening India’s

Stocks in India Fall to Lowest in Three Years; Infosys Technologies Drops

HSBC Middle East Says Consumer Loan Defaults Rise as Job Losses Increase

EU's Almunia Sees Risks to Banks in Eastern, Central Europe From Recession

Armenia Devalues Dram by 21% Versus Dollar to Win $540 Million IMF Bailout

Latvia's Distressed Credit Risk Rises to Record After Unemployment Report

Bank of England Plan Ignores Companies That Need Credit Most, Analysts Say

European Government Bonds Decline as 10-Year Yields Near 3% Deter Buyers

Darling May Grant BOE Authority to Print Money in Letter to King This Week

Stocks Drop for Third Day, Led by Banks, as FTSE 100 Extends Six-Year Low

U.K. Consumer Confidence Stays Close to Lowest Level Since at Least 2004

French President Sarkozy, Ministers Receive Death Threats, AFP Reports

Fillon Says French Budget Deficit to Rise Above 5% of GDP Amid Recession

German Real Estate Firms Holding Debt 18 Times Market Value Face Deadlines

Munich Re Says Original 2010 Earnings-per-Share Target Is Now Out of Reach

Mexican Lawmakers Target Citigroup's Ownership of Banamex in Banking Bill

Argentina, Farmers Reach Milk, Beef, Wheat Accord, Minister Giorgi Says

Canada Cuts Rate to 0.5%, Readies Plan for `Quantitative Easing' if Needed

Canada's Dollar Falls to Three-Month Low After Central Bank Reduces Rates

Duncan Says Ontario to Post $14 Billion in Combined Deficits in Two Years

As Car Sales Collapse, GM and Chrysler Grow Desperate

Global Auto Industry's Meltdown May Not Be Enough to Force Consolidation

U.S. Auto-Sales Rate Falls to 27-Year Low, Led by General Motors' 53% Drop

Toyota U.S. Sales Drop by Record As `Automotive Depression' Grips Market

GM Says Opel Running Out of Cash as Three European Factories Risk Closure

Fiat's Marchionne Takes Case for Chrysler to Washington as Car Sales Stall

Nissan May Cut First-Half Fiscal Output 27% on Waning Demand, Nikkei Says

Honda Motor May Seek Japan Government Loans for U.S. Car Finance Business

U.S. Steel to Idle Former Stelco Plants in Canada, Affecting 1,500 Staff

Vale Inco to Eliminate 900 Jobs in Nickel Business as Metal Price Plunges

Bayer Lowers 2009 Earnings Goal as Global Recession Erodes Plastics Demand

JFE, IHI to Postpone Merger of Shipbuilding Units on Demand, Yomiuri Says

Meat-Eaters `Trading Down' From Steak to Chicken to Save: Chart of the Day

Millions Of Americans Tossing And Turning

Sovereign Wealth Funds' Assets Advanced 18% to $3.9 Trillion, IFSL Says

MGM Mirage might face bankruptcy filing

[edit on 3/3/2009 by Hx3_1963]

posted on Mar, 3 2009 @ 09:10 PM
I no longer believe Hx is human. Just a webbot that got rootkitted to fix it to Bloomberg. Once the programmers have run a decent anti-virus the feeds will doubtless revert to multi-sourcing.

...At which point this could become a subscription-only service.

posted on Mar, 3 2009 @ 10:14 PM
reply to post by pause4thought
Star 4 U!
True enough...Bloomberg is like my one stop shopping site, but, I do add others as the day progresses, if they catch my eye or are not covered by B...just easier finding/posting it all grouped together basically, when I deal with that amount of data...

Some may think it's disclaimer is...
"Take it with a grain of Salt and research it further if it interests you"

posted on Mar, 3 2009 @ 10:51 PM
reply to post by pause4thought

I watch him (admittedly too much) over on the Market data thread and have come to the conclusion that Hx3 is a machine that runs on caffeine.

I think last night was the first night in a week he actually got more than a 3 hour shut down

posted on Mar, 3 2009 @ 11:16 PM
reply to post by redhatty
Star 4 U!
It's true!!!
I'm a Multitasking Borg...last nite was the first time I got over 3 Hrs Regeneration in...

Onward & Upward!

Knowledge is Power!

posted on Mar, 4 2009 @ 01:12 AM
Headlines for March 4th 2009

Obama, Brown urge global action on economy

UK's Brown: U.S. Congress should "seize the moment"

White House Copes With Wall Of Bad News

Mexico troops move in to retake warring border city

EconWatch: Private Sector Lost Nearly 700,000 Jobs

Treasuries Fall as U.S. May Announce $60 Billion of Debt Sales

U.S. rescue efforts may risk double-dip recession

Hayman's Bass Says Government Stimulus Creating `Inflationary Time Bomb'

Treasury secretary says tax increases necessary

The Feds' Bailout Black Hole

AIG Rescuers Try to Gauge How Many Times Insurer Will Need to Be Saved

AIG Scraps Sale of Philippine Unit as It Reorganizes Insurance Operations

GE Drops Below $6 for First Time Since 1991, Denies Need to Raise Capital

EconWatch: Who Wants To Buy Toxic Assets?
Private Buyers Are Ready To Step In, But Banks Won't Part With Their Bad Loans

Mortgage Plan Faces Hurdles

More Than 8 Million U.S. Mortgage Holders Are Under Water as Prices Tumble

U.S. Service Industries Probably Shrank at Faster Pace as Job Cuts Climbed

`Enormous Number' of Highway Jobs Coming Under Stimulus Plan, LaHood Says

Awash in oil with no storage space

Wen May Announce New China Stimulus in State of Union Speech; Shares Surge

China's $200 Billion Sovereign Fund May Buy `Undervalued' Commodity Assets

China's financial clout locks in energy supplies (Older)

China hunts for Europe takeovers as stocks jump

Asia stocks rally on China hopes

Suda Says BOJ Must Show Readiness to Take Bold Steps (Update3)

Australia's Economy Unexpectedly Contracts for First Time in Eight Years

Carney Considers Emergency Steps as Depth of Canada Slump Defies Forecast

Russia Will Defend Ruble from Devaluation, Beat Speculators, Survey Shows

East European Regulators Tell Investors to Consider Countries, Not Region

Czech Offer of Money to Leave Country Is Accepted by About 600 Foreigners

Sweden Will Lend Latvia $1.1 Billion to Help Baltic State Counter Crisis

Ukraine May Miss Deadline for Gazprom Gas Payment After Raid on Naftogaz

U.A.E. Central Bank Forms Task Force to Review Impact of Financial Crisis

Honda, Mazda May Apply for Japan Government Loans to Lend U.S. Car Buyers

Argentine Farmers Say Fernandez Deal to Cut Taxes, Raise Prices Inadequate

Canada Police Link Gang Violence to Mexico Drug War, Globe Newspaper Says

Russian analyst: U.S. will collapse next year

Attention: Notice they're not ALL Bloomberg today?

[edit on 3/4/2009 by Hx3_1963]

posted on Mar, 4 2009 @ 03:27 PM
G20 nations must take concerted action to halt global slump, warns CBI chief

ICE Trust Receives Approval From Federal Reserve to Clear Credit Default Swaps

Fed Grants Intercontinental’s Credit Swaps Request (Update1)

Recession Tightens Grip Over U.S.

Bair Says Insurance Fund Could Be Insolvent This Year (Update1)

Geithner Warns of Deeper Slump, Seeking Backing for Bank Rescue

Moody's may downgrade Bank of America's long-term ratings

Moody's May Cut Wells Fargo, JPMorgan Ratings

Commercial Property a Mounting Risk: Fed's Lockhart

A Growing "Tea Party" Movement?

Puerto Rico's governor says 'government is bankrupt'

Venezuela's Hugo Chavez tightens state control of food amid rocketing inflation and food shortages

Chinese leaders to consider welfare for all

Weak Capex May Push Japan into Deeper Contraction

Prison riot in Mexico turns deadly, reports say

Mexican president announces three high-level resignations

GM Europe 'could run out of cash'

Is This a Depression? For Markets, It May Not Matter

East Europe banks back economies

[edit on 3/5/2009 by Hx3_1963]

posted on Mar, 5 2009 @ 08:39 AM
Headlines for March 5th 2009

U.S. Jobless Claims Exceed 600,000 for a Fifth Week; Productivity Declines

Mortgage Delinquencies in U.S. Increase to Record as Homeowners Lose Jobs

Senate Democrats hit hurdle on $410 billion spending

Citigroup shares dip below $1

Worker Productivity in U.S. Unexpectedly Declines 0.4%, Labor Costs Rise

General Dynamics cuts 2009 outlook, plans layoffs

NY state lost 25 pct of new jobs since last decline

Putin Threatens to Cut Gas Flow to Ukraine in Two Days If Debt Isn't Paid

Scandal at Treasury: Official Quits Amidst Fraud Scandal

CORRECTED - SEC charges E*Trade, 5 others, for front running

Bank of America Says Merrill Bonus Disclosure Would Result in `Grave' Harm

Geithner Says Administration Will Ensure Banks Get Funds to Avoid Collapse U.S.

Treasury Has Big Plans, but Few People Able to Execute Them

Stimulus Cash to Spur Inflation, Commodity Rally: Chart of Day

General Electric Treated Like `Leper' as Investors Push Down Shares, Bonds

JPMorgan, Wells Fargo, Bank of America May Have Ratings Cut, Moody's Says

Bank of America Charges May Surge as Hedge Funds Mark Mortgages to Market

Hartford Said to Discuss Sale of Most of Life Unit to Canada's Sun Life

GM: 'Substantial doubt' about survival

GM Cuts Wagoner's Pay as Auditors Question Company's Ability to Continue

Rattner, Bloom Said to Meet Fiat's Marchionne to Discuss Plan for Chrysler

U.S. Auto Suppliers Said to Discuss Priorities for Aid in Federal Rescue

Legg Mason Sells Remaining $1.8 Billion in SIVs From Money-Market Funds

Cemex Plunges on Speculation It Will Pay Rates in `High Teens' on New Debt

Mexico Revamps Currency Interventions, Adds New Sale, in Bid to Boost Peso

Mexico's Peso Declines as Government's Bid to Support Currency Falls Short

Brazil's Real Weakens on Concern Global Recession Will Reduce Investment

Braskem Posts Loss of 2.11 Billion Reais After Brazilian Currency Decline

Chile's Economy Contracted 1.4% in January, Most Since 1999; Prices Slide

Credit Suisse Lending Bust With Resorts Widens From Beverly Hills to Idaho

MGM Mirage, Deutsche Bank Said to Abandon Talks on Las Vegas Project Loan

Darth Wall Street Destroying Distressed Debtors With Credit-Default Swaps

Bank of England Cuts Rate to Record Low 0.5%, Will Buy $105 Billion Assets

Bank begins 'printing money' to fight slump

Trichet Signals ECB May Cut Rate Further After Benchmark Lowered to 1.5%

France's Unemployment Rate Increases to 8.2% as Financial Crisis Deepens

Austria Default Risk Passes Italy as Bet on Eastern Europe Growth Misfires

Swedish Banking System's Outlook Is Negative on Baltic Loans, Moody's Says

European Banks May Need $50 Billion for Bad Loans in East, JPMorgan Says

BHP Billiton, Rio Tinto Offer Chinese Steelmakers Iron Ore Price Discounts

Chinese Steelmakers Aim for Iron Ore Price Cuts of 40% to 50%, Anshan Says

Kazakhmys Scraps Dividend; 2008 Profit Slumps 30% as Copper Prices Decline

Australian, New Zealand Dollars Pare Gains as China Stimulus Disappointing

Bank of Canada Deputy Governor Duguay Says Credit Crunch Needs Global Fix

Empty Vessels Flock to Subic Bay as Shipping Lines Battle Plunging Rates

[edit on 3/5/2009 by Hx3_1963]

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