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Marc Chandler
Earnings Relative To Your Parents By Marc Chandler - 5 hours ago

In order for a society to be sustained social relations have to be reproduced. Yet now neither the middle class nor capital are able to reproduce themselves.This may be the single greatest challenge ...

Dean Popplewell
Euro Bears To Sell On Rallies By Dean Popplewell - 6 hours ago

Friday December 9: Five things the markets are talking about An expansive monetary policy buys time for reforms, but too much stimulus creates an unstable financial market. The ECB’s decision to...

Craig Erlam
Traders Mull ECB And Look Ahead To The Fed By Craig Erlam - 7 hours ago

It’s been a quiet start to the final trading day of the week, with the absence of any major economic events giving investors the opportunity to mull over the ECB announcement on Thursday and ...

Marc Chandler
Euro Chopped Lower Before Stabilizing By Marc Chandler - 7 hours ago

The euro has stabilized after extending yesterday's ECB-driven losses. The euro's drop yesterday was the largest since the UK referendum to leave the EU. Ahead of the weekend, there may be some room ...

The US Trade Deficit By AvaTrade - 8 hours ago

The United States’ trade deficit rose in October due to a decline in exports, a stronger dollar and an increase in domestic demand have limited the amount of exports. Exports slummed almost 2% ...

Market Update – 09-12-2016 By AvaTrade - 8 hours ago

Currencies EUR/USD – dropped sharply after the ECB decision to extend QE until the end of 2017, although the size of the program will be brought down from the current €80 billion to ...

Tim Shirata
Markets Turn: Industrials By Tim Shirata - 9 hours ago

Much of what we said above about financials holds true for another sector that has rallied strongly in the month since the election: industrials. As of this writing, industrials as a whole have ...

Jeffrey Halley
ECB Trims, Euro Looks Flabby By Jeffrey Halley - 9 hours ago

EUR/USD The ECB may have trimmed and not tapered QE overnight, but the EUR/USD itself is still looking very flabby today trading not too far from its overnight lows in a very very quiet Asia session. ...

Danske Markets
Danske Daily - 9 December 2016   By Danske Markets - 10 hours ago

Very little on the agenda today, despite the University of Michigan's consumer confidence. The market will use today to scrutinize yesterday's message from the ECB. In Scandinavia, focus turns to ...

Michael T. Snyder
Are We Set For A Stock Crash? By Michael T. Snyder - 11 hours ago

Will the financial bubble that has been rapidly growing ever since Donald Trump won the election suddenly be popped once he takes office? Could it be possible that we are being set up for a horrible ...

Todd Sullivan
Nothing Is As Dependable As Cycles By Todd Sullivan - 12 hours ago

“In the world of investing, . . . nothing is as dependable as cycles.” Howard Marks wrote this in his 3/27/2006 investor memo titled “It is what it is”. Marks’ comment ...