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London Capital Group
Mid-Cap Winning Streak, Banks Gain By London Capital Group - Feb 15, 2017

FTSE Investors Make Bank A resurgent belief that the United States is setting the stage for a higher interest rate environment had a mixed response across European markets. Britain’s benchmark ...

Tim Ord
SPX, Gold, GDX Technicals: 2/15/17 By Tim Ord - Feb 15, 2017

SPX Monitoring purposes; Covered short SPX 1/31/17 at 2278.87 =.09% gain; Short on 1/30/17 at 2280.90 Monitoring purposes Gold: GDX on 12/28/16 at 20.25. Long-Term Trend monitor purposes: Short SPX ...

The National Bank of Canada
FX Daily Update By The National Bank of Canada - Feb 15, 2017

U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen painted a rosy portrait of the U.S. economy to Congress yesterday, hinting that monetary tightening may take place faster than initially anticipated. Ms. Yellen...

Jamie Dutta
Don't Fight The Fed By Jamie Dutta - Feb 15, 2017

Having to ask younger esteemed colleagues whether they had heard of the above phrase shows how times have changed. Conversely, history tends to repeat itself and it is in this light that ...

Marc Chandler
Dollar Extends Streak On Yellen Testimony By Marc Chandler - Feb 15, 2017

The Dollar Index's ten-day rally was at risk yesterday, but Yellen's reiteration of the commitment to continue to lift rates gradually helped extend the streak to eleven sessions. This surpassed the ...

Market Reacts Instantly To Yellen's Optimistic Remarks By IG - Feb 15, 2017

We were almost presented with a sell signal on the ASX 200, but the reassurance we have from a modestly stronger U.S. trading session should see the Aussie market open on the front foot. Whether that ...

The Fed Turns Hawkish By AvaTrade - Feb 15, 2017

Stocks are rising following Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen’s speech yesterday. Yellen was more positive than investors were expecting, which sent US treasury prices lower. The chair noted ...

Is The Honeymooon Over For Greece & The Imf? By AvaTrade - Feb 15, 2017

After a public dispute broke out last week between the IMF and Brussels, Greece’s debt was dragged back into headlines. On one side of the argument, the International Monetary Fund. The ...

IFC Markets
Markets Advance On Upbeat Yellen Testimony By IFC Markets - Feb 15, 2017

US stocks climb to new record highs fourth session in a row US stocks closed at fresh record highs for fourth session in a row on Tuesday on Fed chair Yellen’s upbeat assessment of US economy. ...

Jeremy Cook
Help Needed In Uneasy And Fatigued Markets By Jeremy Cook - Feb 15, 2017

UK inflation held low by clothes There will be no group of people happier with yesterday morning’s inflation number than the Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee. CPI rose to 1.8% ...

Philippe d'Arvisenet
Reverse Correlation By Philippe d'Arvisenet - Feb 15, 2017

The negative correlation between prices of oil and metals, on the one hand, and the USD on the other hand, which was the rule since 2003, has reversed in the course of 2016. On the one hand, the ...