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Danske Markets
Danske Daily - 24 August 2016   By Danske Markets - Aug 24, 2016

Today, details for the German GDP Q2 data are due out. German GDP growth was 0.4% q/q in Q2 and, according to the initial information from the German statistical office, positive contributions to ...

Jeremy Cook
Joy And Volatility To Come On Friday By Jeremy Cook - Aug 24, 2016

It’s like ‘Waiting for Godot’ in here There is no other way to say it; G10 currency markets are duller than ditch water this morning with most pairs of developed nation currencies ...

Forex Markets Continue To Tread Water By ActionForex - Aug 24, 2016

The forex markets continue to trade without a clear direction as markets are awaiting for Fed chair Janet's clue on the timing of the next hike in federal fund rate. Meanwhile, Fed released the ...

Market Update – 24-08-2016 By AvaTrade - Aug 24, 2016

Currencies EUR/USD – was trading up due to a weaker USD and also positive data out of the Eurozone. This changed after the housing data out of the US was much stronger than expected and we ...

Marvin Clark
US Markets: Very, Very Quiet By Marvin Clark - Aug 24, 2016

DOW + 17 = 18,547SPX + 4 = 2186NAS + 15 = 526010 Y + .0 = 1.55%OIL + .69 = 48.10GOLD – 1.70 = 1337.90 The S&P 500 index hit an intra-day record high of 2193. The Nasdaq Composite hit an ...

Marvin Clark
Markets Lose Steam To Post Modest Gains By Marvin Clark - Aug 24, 2016

Although off the highs of the day, U.S. equities finished positive, aided by a near nine-year high in new home sales, a favorable read on eurozone business activity, as well as upbeat quarterly ...

Todd Sullivan
Housing, Chemicals And Economic Activity By Todd Sullivan - Aug 24, 2016

Economic activity is a composite of its parts and single measures of activity cannot be used in isolation from others. Monthly Supply of New Homes looks good but is not, while Chemical Activity ...

Lance Roberts
Volatility And The Bond Bull Market By Lance Roberts - Aug 23, 2016

Last week, I covered the extremely low levels of volatility in the market and the building potential for a snap back reversal which would likely coincide with a decline in the market. To wit: The ...

Netherlands To Exit European Union By Trade12 - Aug 23, 2016

After Britain’s vote to leave the European Union, Brussels worries that other members could decide to quit the bloc. In the Netherlands, there are huge concerns over immigration and sovereignty,...