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What 2020's Equity Volatility Says For 2021

Submitted by DataTrek Research US equities are off to a rocky start to 2021 after an especially volatile 2020, which is exactly why we count the number of trading sessions when the S&P 500 moves more than 1 percent up or down (like Monday). This is our fundamental benchmark of how much investors “feel” volatility, as…

2020's Bio-Economic World War: Communist China Lied; Millions Of Humans Died

Authored by Austin Bay via The Epoch Times, The Chinese Communist Party’s COVID-19/Wuhan virus disinformation campaign (cover-up) rates as 2020’s biggest Big Lie. By any measure, especially body count, the CCP committed 2020’s most consequential and deadliest falsehood. The following analysis summarizes decisions and actions by China’s communist rulers from December 2019’s final days through the end of…

Visualizing 2020's Endless News Cycle

If 2020 seems like a blur, it was. Amid the backdrop of a global pandemic, ensuing lockdowns, and an election year, dozens of competing narratives overlapped to provide nothing short of information overload. To help visualize this roller coaster, Axios is out with their fourth annual Google Trends chart. “We have never seen a year…