I don't understand it at all, but I will hazard a guess that some of the "deep state" entrenched in the financial arena are beginning manipulations to cause the appearance of an "election year recession", if not the actual fact of an upset in the financial world.
Cynical? You betcha! We've seen them at work since before the election, and the ones that are outed in public (Comey, McCabe, Clapper, Bruce and Nellie Ohr, Strozk & Paige are merely the visible tip of a VERY deep and ominous iceberg.
They are a big and vicious bunch, and the tentacles of the organization reach into nearly every part of the organization that we call our "government". They lack any scruples, and they know no limits. The entire goal is to do whatever it takes to destroy any (or ALL) parts of the Republic.