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Dollar Stays In Red As Markets Await Trump By ActionForex - Jan 20, 2017

Dollar remains in red for the week, except versus Yen and Canadian Dollar, as markets await Donald Trump's inauguration. Treasury Secretary nominee Steven Mnuchin had sent USD higher. As he suggested,...

Bob O'Donnell
Top 10 Tech Predictions For 2017 By Bob O'Donnell - Jan 20, 2017

Predicting the future is more art than science, yet it’s always an interesting exercise to engage in as a new year comes upon us. So with the close of what was a difficult, though interesting ...

Dynamic Scoring Is More Voodoo Economics   By EconMatters - Jan 20, 2017

We discuss the $20 Trillion National Debt, the $5 Trillion Central Bank Balance Sheet and the 105 Percent Debt to GDP Ratio in the context of the environment that Donald Trump is going to inherent as ...

Modest Money
3 Ways To Protect Your Assets By Modest Money - Jan 20, 2017

You may have worked hard to build a business, purchase investment property or have a nest egg for security, but there are many not so rare but scary stories about assets that disappear rapidly. Your ...

Steven Knight
Australian Labour Market Remains Fragile By Steven Knight - Jan 20, 2017

Key Points: Australian Unemployment Rate rises to 5.8% Increase largely explained by rise in participation rate. Shadow statistics hint at larger labour market fragility. The Australian economy took...

Gary Christenson
Major Markets At Turning Point By Gary Christenson - Jan 19, 2017 1

Bonds have risen in a 35-year bull market. That bull market looks tired and probably peaked in July of 2016. The U.S. Dollar Index recently hit 14-year highs. Has the dollar finally peaked? Has it ...

Marc Chandler
Dovish Draghi Sends The Dollar Bid By Marc Chandler - Jan 19, 2017

The combination of stronger US economy data and a dovish Draghi has seen the US dollar go bid. The price action lends more credence to our anticipation that the dollar's downside correction, which ...

The Fed, Trump And The Fate Of The U.S. Economy By AvaTrade - Jan 19, 2017

The fate of the US economy will come into focus in the next few months. As president-elect Trump turns into President Trump, the rhetoric will change. What will happen? No one knows for sure. The US ...

Yellen’s Economic Outlook By AvaTrade - Jan 19, 2017

On a sunny day in San Francisco, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said that the Fed is nearing its binary goal of price stability and full employment. The Fed Chair’s views on the US economy ...