But, but, but… The ‘very successful’ IPO of Snowflake now has everyone who bought after its release yesterday now underwater… The Nasdaq is leading the plunge post-Powell… And bond yields are tumbling And don’t forget, tomorrow is quad-witch options expiry so hold on to your hats for a gamma-geddon in stocks and vol. Source: zerohedge

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US Producer prices were expected to rise MoM following four declines in the last five months and they did, rising 0.6% MoM (double the expected 0.3% MoM rise). However, this was not enough to unwind the annual deflationary print (PPI -0.4% YoY) Source: Bloomberg This is the biggest MoM jump in headline PPI since Oct 2018.…

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Global stock markets plunged Friday as tensions between the US and China spiral out of control.  Stocks in Hong Kong and mainland China tumbled after Beijing ordered Washington to cease all operations at its consulate in the city of Chengdu. This came days after Washington ordered the Chinese consulate in Houston, Texas, to close.  Investors are becoming fearful the tit-for-tat spat between the US and China will…

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