Good morning. It is 48 degrees and overcast here in the Upper Hudson Valley, the forecast predicts a rainy day with temperatures in the 60s this afternoon. The long range forecast is predicting that next week will be sunny.
At 9:15 a.m. ET DOW futures are +34 and the price of oil per barrel is up. The market is poised to open moderately higher.
Do not forget that one of Trump's main techniques for gaining support from people, was the way that he would trash everything. This was the worst deal, this was the worse this, this was the worse that. And then he would insert that only he, Trump, could fix it. This is simply a technique that he utilized over and over. You can try it yourself. It works with people who are suspicious and don't really have good explanations, people who are struggling, people who are overwhelmed with emotional issues and such, people who are fed up and have no specific grievance but just a general grievance. Don't forget this.
CNN: Oil drops; Verizon reports; U.S. futures rise
by Ivana Kottasová