hindenburg hindenburg

Definition(s):

  • (n) German field marshal and statesman; as president of the Weimar Republic he reluctantly appointed Hitler as chancellor in 1933 (1847-1934)

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News

  • "Taper On" Triggers Hindenburg Omen And "Risk Off"

    Where's the buy-the-dip mentality? Yesterday's collapse triggered yet another Hindenburg Omen - the 7th in the last month) and it appears it is the equity market's turn for some pain as Treasuries (which initially weak) have stabilized 2-3bps higher in yield. The Dow has lost 15,000 and is down over 200 points today; the S&P 500 is testing back to its 1,600 level; but homebuilders are being ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Zero Hedge

Quotes

  • For those critics who said personnel changes at the White House were akin to rearranging the deck chairs on the Titanic, Colbert said: "This administration is soaring. If anything, they are rearranging the deck chairs on The Hindenburg."
    on Oct 17, 2007 By: Stephen Colbert Source: CTV.ca

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