Weak retail sales and low inflation numbers suggest the Fed will continue it's pattern of no rate hikes for the foreseeable future. Reuters runs down the numbers here.

According to Zero Hedge, Deutsche Bank unexpectedly holds a massive capital gap, larger than its entire market cap. Read the full article at Daily Express here.

Brian Wesbury, First Trust Chief Economist, looks for a strong end to 2016 by stating "our year-end forecast of 2375 for the S&P 500 and a 20,000+ Dow Jones Industrial Average remain intact." Read his analysis here.