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Keystone Pipeline And The Loonie
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 - Apr 24, 2014

• Keystone pipeline delayed again• Bank of Canada talks down Loonie• US dollar index trending higher intraday Various FX markets have been chopped and diced like vegetables at a ...

 
German Ifo, French Business Climate, US Jobless
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 - Apr 24, 2014

France Business Climate Indicator (06.45 GMT): Business activity in the Eurozone touched a three-year high in the April flash estimate of Markit’s Composite PMI. The upbeat report doesn’t ...

 
Danske Daily: German IFO Expectations Due For Release  
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 - Apr 24, 2014

German IFO expectations are due for release. We expect a decline for a third consecutive month although the level is set to remain high. The current assessment component is likely to continue to ...

 
Market Roundup: AUD/USD Target 0.925
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 - Apr 24, 2014

Market Roundup: The New Zealand dollar saw the most action following RBNZ decision to increase rates by 25bps to 3%. NZDJPY jump 0.4%. The markets had already priced in the rate hike but the ...

 
Expect Positive Growth From Euro Area Periphery Countries  
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 - Apr 24, 2014

We expect most euro-area periphery countries to continue to show positive GDP growth. Survey data are at relatively high levels and the improvement is also seen in hard data, where industrial ...

 
Sweet Gains As Sugar Prices Rise
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 - Apr 24, 2014

Currencies The euro (EUR) has broker lower from yesterday’s high of 1.3851 against the dollar. The single currency is moving just above 1.3820 in early trading with short term support at ...

 
European PMIs: Growth Ahead But Deflation Threat Increasing
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 - Apr 24, 2014

• Positive numbers and forward-looking components looking strong • France's gap grows again after contracting in March • Employment picking up but deflationary threats remain Markit...

 
2014 Is Turning Out To Be Eerily Similar To 2007
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 - Apr 24, 2014

The similarities between 2007 and 2014 continue to pile up.  As you are about to see, U.S. home sales fell dramatically throughout 2007 even as the mainstream media, our politicians and Federal ...

 
Crude Oil Hits Lowest Level In Two Weeks
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 - Apr 24, 2014

US Dollar Breaks Resistance, Hinting at More Gains Ahead S&P 500 Recovery Continues as Prices Approach April Top Gold Testing Monthly Bottom, Crude Oil Sets Two-Week Low US DOLLAR TECHNICAL ...

 
Market Dynamics Changing, Time To Evaluate Your Portfolio
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 - Apr 24, 2014

Being financial reporting season, it’s important to discern between results that beat Wall Street consensus and real economic growth. Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) just announced better-than-expected...

 
Market Overview: Greenback Produces Indecision, Aussie Suffers
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 - Apr 24, 2014

The Greenback produced indecision candles across the board, but held onto recent gains despite poor numbers from housing and Manufacturing. The Australian dollar suffered the most, selling off across ...

 
Weak Us Household Formation Pressuring Housing Markets
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 - Apr 24, 2014

Housing remains a weak spot in what otherwise looks like a fairly broad improvement across the US economy. The new home sales report today for example came in materially below expectations. Signs of ...

 
Aussie Should See A Strong Day
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 - Apr 24, 2014

The market certainly seems to be very reclusive. This is very evident from the type of structures that have developed over the past couple of weeks, possibly even from the start of the Crimea issue. ...

 
Get Ready For Europe To Print
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 - Apr 24, 2014

Summary: Core Eurozone CPI inflation rate falls to 0.70%, a multi-decade low This occurs at a time when the PIGS' average unemployment rate rests near 24% Deflation threat in Europe real as GDP in ...

 
China’s Excess Capacity Weighing On Growth
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 - Apr 24, 2014

China’s flash Manufacturing-PMI edged up to 48.3 this month from 48.0 last month. It’s been below 50 for the past three months, suggesting that manufacturing is slowing. That’s not ...

 
The Importance Of Greece (And Why It Won't Default)
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 - Apr 24, 2014
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There has been much skepticism about Greece's fiscal progress and interim reports suggesting that it was recording a budget surplus when debt servicing, and one-off factors were excluded, were greeted...

 
Investors Holding Cash Confounded By Market Action
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 - Apr 23, 2014

Until today, when the S&P 500 Index declined .22%, the market had managed to move higher on the prior six trading days. The six day climb followed what some investors thought might be a correction...