Market Overview

Conflicting Pressures Drive Commodity Prices Down
By CMTrading - Nov 25, 2015

November 25, 2015 Commodity traders have been hurt by falling prices for months now, especially in the oil and metals markets. The Bloomberg Commodity Index, a good measure that tracks 22 commodity ...

Wall Street Daily
Negative Interest Rates Coming To the U.S.
By Wall Street Daily - Nov 25, 2015

Back in October, I warned about several of the zany ideas that central bankers were ready to implement. And one of them – negative interest rates – is getting closer to becoming a reality ...

Sam Kirtley
Will Fresh QE From The ECB Boost Gold?
By Sam Kirtley - Nov 25, 2015

The threat of deflation in the Eurozone is an issue that continues to plague the ECB. The current easing measures have failed to drive inflation above 0.3%, which is far short of the 2% inflation ...

Marc Chandler
Euro Bears Aren't Hibernating
By Marc Chandler - Nov 25, 2015

The divergence of monetary policy is discounted, they argued. Ahead of next week's big events — which include the IMF's SDR decision, the ECB meeting, OPEC meeting, and the US jobs data — ...

Swissquote Bank Ltd
US Dollar Broadly Lower Amid Mixed Data
By Swissquote Bank Ltd - Nov 25, 2015

Market Brief European stocks were caught in the crossfire yesterday due to mounting geopolitical tensions as Turkey took down a Russian warplane near the Syrian border. The DAX lost as much as 2% ...

Middle East Tensions Lift Energy  
By OptionsClick - Nov 25, 2015

U.S. shares moved higher as energy prices rise while Asian stock markets moved lower as geopolitical tensions caused by Turkey’s downing of a Russian fighter jet in Syria creates concern over ...

Danske Markets
Markets Eye U.S. PCE Data  
By Danske Markets - Nov 25, 2015

We have several important releases in the US today ahead of Thanksgiving on Thursday and Black Friday. Most important is the release of PCE inflation in November. Consensus anticipates that PCE core ...

Aussie Extends Recovery On RBA Stevens Comments
By ActionForex - Nov 25, 2015

Aussie extends this week's recovery as RBA governor Glenn Stevens hinted that the central bank will stand pat in December. Stevens said yesterday that "we've got Christmas. We should just chill out, ...

Thanksgiving Turkey Giving Trouble To Global Equities
By IG - Nov 25, 2015

Asian markets followed Europe’s lead downwards as concerns over Turkey’s downing of a Russian jet seemed to add to ongoing market concerns. While the dispute between Turkey and Russia is ...

Snapback From Silly Positioning
By IG - Nov 25, 2015

Judging by the very solid recovery in commodities, the perma-bears have gone too far. Although the initial reaction in commodities were due to the downing of Russian aircraft sparking tensions between...

Alhambra Investment Partners, LLC
‘Dollar’ View Of Demand
By Alhambra Investment Partners, LLC - Nov 25, 2015

If China is struggling with the various facets of the interconnected nature of eurodollar function, then we don’t have to go far to see that in almost perfect clarity. By many accounts, funding ...