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Lance Roberts
Valuations, Employment And Sectors
By Lance Roberts - Jul 02, 2015

You Can't Handle The Truth John Coumarianos recently wrote an opinion piece for MarketWatch stating: "...if you think low interest rates necessitate high stock prices, that wasn't the case in the ...

Bill Witherell
France Isn't Greece
By Bill Witherell - Jul 02, 2015

Having lived in France (where I was OECD’s Director for Financial and Enterprise Affairs in Paris) for some 28 years, I try to touch base there once a year. I have recently returned from three ...

Squeezy And Uneasy
By Alvexo - Jul 02, 2015

The reaction to today’s payroll data gives great insight into current market conditions as the absence of liquidity and transaction volumes sees momentum last minutes instead of hours. Payrolls ...

The National Bank of Canada
FX Daily Update
By The National Bank of Canada - Jul 02, 2015

Tailwinds for the Greenback!With uncertainty looming over the eurozone and the -4% drop in crude oil prices, the U.S. dollar has surged against the loonie, up +2.5% since the week began. It ...

Danske Markets
Reading The Markets Sweden  
By Danske Markets - Jul 02, 2015

Big surprise from the Riksbank.We keep all our recommendations for the moment.SEK implications.TradesNew levels, we keep the fly in which we buy 5y government bonds and pay in 2s and 10s in a barbell....

Wall Street Daily
The Fed’s Easy-Money Era
By Wall Street Daily - Jul 02, 2015

Is there any hope for a change in U.S. monetary policy as a result of the 2016 federal elections? The Federal Reserve has been locked into a zero-interest rate policy (ZIRP) for nearly seven years, ...

Fabius Maximus
Japan: 21st Century Economic Star
By Fabius Maximus - Jul 02, 2015

Summary: Today we look at the future of Japan, and speculate at how well it will cope with the new industrial revolution. Their unique strengths (sometimes wrongly considered weaknesses) suggest that ...

Danske Markets
Implications Of The Greek Referendum  
By Danske Markets - Jul 02, 2015

On Monday 6 July, Danske Bank Markets will host a conference call for clients to discuss scenarios for Greece and market implications . The speakers will include the following: Thomas Harr, Global ...

Danske Markets
Danske Daily - 2 July 2015  
By Danske Markets - Jul 02, 2015

Market Movers Today's key data release is the US employment report for June (note that this is out on a Thursday due to the US bank holiday tomorrow ahead of 4 July). As long as there is no ...

Marshall Gittler
US Data Surprises On The Upside
By Marshall Gittler - Jul 02, 2015

• Like as the waves make towards the pebbled shore… The news from Greece keeps coming, but there’s no real change. There was talk yesterday that PM Tsipras had agreed to most of the ...