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Marc Chandler
US Jobs Market In One Picture
By Marc Chandler - May 08, 2013

This Great Graphic was posted by Ritchie King on Quartz. It succinctly provides the various components of the US labor market. There is no "real" unemployment rate. The Bureau of Labor Statistics has ...

Euro Slips On Draghi's Comments
By Benzinga  - May 07, 2013

The euro lost some ground on Tuesday morning after Mario Draghi reiterated the central bank's commitment to further easing on Monday. The common currency fell to $1.3052 overnight and steadied at ...

Danske Markets
Euro Area Overview‏: May 7, 2013   
By Danske Markets - May 07, 2013

This overview gives a brief presentation of the main aspects of the euro area economy.The euro area came into existence on 1 January 1999 when the euro was officially launched in 11 EU member states. ...

Danske Markets
Danske Daily - 7 May 2013‏   
By Danske Markets - May 07, 2013

S&P500 hit another all-time high. The US stock market is boosted by growth optimism and easy US monetary policy.ECB chief Mario Draghi said the ECB could ease monetary policy if incoming data ...

Marc Chandler
Portugal's Step Forward
By Marc Chandler - May 07, 2013

This is an important day for Portugal. It is selling 10-year bonds for the first time in more than two years. Demand is reportedly strong. Today's 10-year sale follows the 5-year bond sale in January ...

Nick Mastrandrea
Will the Dow Retain 15,000?
By Nick Mastrandrea - May 07, 2013

As of this writing 6:00 AM EST, here’s what we see:US Dollar –Down at 82.375 the US Dollar is down 3 ticks and is trading at 82.375. Energies – June Oil is down at 95.56. Financials – ...

Marc Chandler
Full Liquidity Returns, Dollar Yawns
By Marc Chandler - May 07, 2013

The end of Golden Week, May Day, and bank holiday has not meant fresh movement for the dollar, which has been confined to narrow ranges against most of the major currencies. The main exception has ...

Daily Briefing : May 07, 2013
By Avatrade - May 07, 2013

CurrenciesEUR/USD: the pair has broken its downward trendline on a 30 minute time frame. The RSI is showing that bias is to the upside.USD/JPY: the price is trading above its 100 day moving average, ...

Binary Options Strategy
Rate Cuts Lead Markets
By Binary Options Strategy - May 07, 2013

Japan's Nikkei 225 sprung up overnight to surpass the 14,000 mark for the first time five years. It was fueled by talk on a European Central Bank rate cut as well as the Central Bank in Australia RBA ...