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Ian Copsey
Likelihood Of Further Dollar Losses By Ian Copsey - 22 hours ago

After yesterday’s initial flash of fireworks on the open the market settled for a more pragmatic outcome; consolidation. Even the U.S. equities provided a similar outcome. Yes, there appears to ...

Ashraf Laidi
The Trade After The Fear Trade By Ashraf Laidi - 23 hours ago

The euro peaked early and faded as we anticipated in yesterday's IMT; we look at what's next. The euro was the top performer Monday while the Japanese yen lagged. Australia and New Zealand are on ...

Doug Short
Understanding The CFNAI Components By Doug Short - 23 hours ago

The Chicago Fed's National Activity Index, which we reported on Monday morning, is based on 85 economic indicators drawn from four broad categories of data: Production and Income Employment, ...

Marc Chandler
Steel Imports And The Trump Twist By Marc Chandler - 23 hours ago

The US investigation into steel imports is not particularly novel. The US steel industry is highly organized for such purposes. The steel sector has the significant global excess capacity, which makes...

Daily Trading Opportunities: April 25th By anyoption - Apr 25, 2017

During the session on Tuesday, we get CB Consumer Confidence numbers, New Home Sales, and a few other lower level types of announcements. Because of this, we believe that a lot of focus will be on the...

Lance Roberts
The Passive Indexing Trap By Lance Roberts - Apr 24, 2017 1

I have been in the “money game” for a long time starting with a bank just prior to the crash of 1987. I make this point only to say that I have seen several full market cycles in my life, ...

London Capital Group
Markets Turn Risk (Macr)On By London Capital Group - Apr 24, 2017

Markets turn risk (Macr)on Emmanuel Macron winning the first round of the French Presidential election sent markets into ecstasy. The euro hit its highest against the dollar since Donald Trump won the...

Doug Short
Chicago Fed: Economic Growth Slowed In March By Doug Short - Apr 24, 2017

"Index Points to Slower Economic Growth in March." This is the headline for today's release of the Chicago Fed's National Activity Index, and here is the opening paragraph from the report: Led by ...

Danske Markets
ECB Preview: ECB On Autopilot   By Danske Markets - Apr 24, 2017

We expect a slightly dovish tone from Mario Draghi at this week's ECB meeting, as the main message should be that the ECB is on autopilot with its current monetary policy. Draghi has recently said 'a ...