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Ian Copsey
Momentum Is Main Driver For The Dollar
By Ian Copsey - Oct 02, 2014

Yesterday’s outlook was always going to be fraught with difficulties. The dollar downside in the Europeans was clearly limited with the hourly & 4-hour Price Equilibrium Clouds supporting ...

Ed Yardeni
Emerging Markets Submerging Again
By Ed Yardeni - Oct 02, 2014

The strength in the MSCI Emerging Markets stock price index since early February has been somewhat surprising. That’s mostly because the EM MSCI tends to be highly correlated with the CRB raw ...

Doug Short
Jobs Friday: What To Expect
By Doug Short - Oct 01, 2014

The economic mover and shaker this week is Friday's employment report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. This monthly report contains a wealth of data for economists, probably the most publicized in...

Marc Chandler
What's The ECB To Do?
By Marc Chandler - Oct 01, 2014

The European Central Bank meets tomorrow.   The focus is on the details of the asset-backed securities and covered bond plan that was announced last month. There are three key issues related to this ...

Chris Kimble
3 Reasons Q4 Looks Good
By Chris Kimble - Oct 01, 2014

Investors often enjoy a strong wind at their back in the fourth quarter, based on seasonal patterns and stock-market history. Will 2014 be different? The Last 3 Months When looking at the S&P 500, ...

Market Pulse
Spain To Grow 2% YoY In Q4
By Market Pulse - Oct 01, 2014

Recent data in Spain points to a year-on-year economic growth rate of close to 2 percent in the fourth quarter of 2014, Bank of Spain Governor Luis Maria Linde told parliament on Thursday. Linde said ...

Philippe d'Arvisenet
Sobering September Tankan   
By Philippe d'Arvisenet - Oct 01, 2014

The Tankan survey damps down hope that the economy is making a swift recovery after the contraction caused by the VAT hike in April. The headline index of the survey – business sentiment in the ...