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The Week Ahead in the Global Financial Markets

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From the desk of Joe Rios Volatility remained relatively low for most of last week with the exception of Friday following comments from ECB President  Mario Draghi. The S&P 500 rallied closing the week 1.2% higher while the Japanese yen finished lower -1.4% as carry trades initiated additional positions. The US Treasury 10 Year Note […]

Pre-Market Trading Report for Stocks, Bonds, Commodities and Forex

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UPDATED 6:55 am ET STOCKS – European stocks hovered near a seven-week high as investors awaited the release of minutes from the Federal Reserve policy meeting. U.S. index futures were also little changed.   BONDS – The extra yield U.S. corporate bonds offer over Treasuries climbed to the highest level this year.   COMMODITIES – Corn slumped for […]

The Week Ahead In The Global Financial Markets

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From the desk of Joe Rios As expected the major benchmarks traded in a tight range for most of last week. The S&P 500 inched higher  0.6% while the US Treasury 10 Year Note and the US Dollar ended the week where it started with no change 0.0%. The absence of key economic data and […]

Pre-Market Trading Report for Stocks, Bonds, Commodities and Forex

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UPDATED 7:00 am ET STOCKS – European stocks retreated as a slide in commodity-related stocks outweighed data showing the euro- area economy grew faster in the third quarter than forecast. U.S. index futures were little changed.   BONDS – Treasury yields approached the highest level in 15 years versus Germany’s amid bets the U.S.’s economic strength will […]

The Week Ahead

The Week Ahead In The Global Financial Markets

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From the desk of Joe Rios The financial markets ended the week with a strong US October jobs report. The unemployment rate fell to 5.8% and wages moved up slightly. The US bond market reacted with the US 10 Year Note breaking out from the recent downtrend pushing interest rate yield lower. In the currency […]

Pre-Market Trading Report for Stocks, Bonds, Commodities and Forex

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UPDATED 7:10 am ET STOCKS – European stocks rose for the first time in three days as companies posted better-than-estimated earnings. U.S. index futures advanced after Republicans gained majority in the Senate.   BONDS – Treasuries yielded the most versus Japanese bonds in almost a month on speculation U.S. data this week will show employment is strong enough […]

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Pre-Market Trading Report for Stocks, Bonds, Commodities and Forex

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UPDATED 6:50 am ET STOCKS – European stocks were little changed, as officials cut growth forecasts for the euro region, offsetting better-than-expected earnings from companies including Securitas AB and Royal DSM NV. U.S. stock-index futures fell.   BONDS – Treasuries show inflation expectations are falling in 2014 by the most in three years as Bill Gross warned […]

The Week Ahead in the Global Financial Markets

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  From the desk of Joe Rios The Bank of Japan’s unexpected announcement to expand monetary stimulus pushed global stocks higher, helping the S&P 500 close the week near record highs and drove the Japanese Yen to the lowest level since December 2007. The stock market correction that started in mid October reached a full […]

 
 
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