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James Picerno

So much for pessimism. Most of the key economic reports for March are in and the general message looks encouraging… again. You can never say ...

Marc Chandler

Most of the world's markets are closed, but there are a few developments to note. First, a few Asian equity markets were in fact open and most ...

Blair Jensen

Over the past week our market health indicators had a slight improvement. However, the improvement isn’t keeping up with the rally in the S&P 500. ...

Market Overview

So much for pessimism. Most of the key economic reports for March are in and the general message looks encouraging… again. You can never say anything definitive about the business cycle in real time, ...
 
 
 
 

Forex

The US dollar was trading lower across the board in the morning as Federal Reserve Chair Yellen said yesterday that low interest rates are needed to support the economy even though such a policy stand...
 
 
 
 
Euro's Downward Fall
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 - Apr 17, 2014

Stock Markets

There are many victories worthy of celebration in the field of macroeconomics. Banishing the business cycle to the dustbin of history isn’t one of them. Periods of economic contraction are ...
 
 
Trending Trade In Sterling
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 - Apr 17, 2014
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Commodities

Gold is a little easier below $1300 today following reports of a possible deescalation of tensions between Ukraine and Russia. The four-party talks in Geneva reportedly garnered an agreement that all ...
 
 
News A Key Mover For Oil
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 - Apr 17, 2014
 
 

Bonds

Clearly the trend has been higher in the last four months as June 30-yr bonds futures have climbed 8 handles. This week's consolidation just below the 135'00 level could signal an interim top. A ...
Bonds: Size Matters
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 - Apr 15, 2014