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Pre-Market Trading Report – Crude Oil Inventories

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UPDATED 6:55 am ET STOCKS – European stocks declined for a second day, erasing earlier gains, as Greek equities led losses. Nasdaq 100 Index futures rallied, as Apple Inc. posted a record $18 billion in quarterly profit. BONDS – Two-year Treasury yields held above 0.51 percent in European trade, after falling on Tuesday when corporate […]

Ranked Top 2% Again!

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Hot off the press! We are ranked in the top 2% as “Trading Titans” –  AGAIN! Joe here from Rios Quantitative and I am proud to announce that The Trading Room® TradeLAB has been ranked in the top 2% for two consecutive years. The study was conducted by Dr. Dean Handley, a renowned expert in evaluating futures trading rooms. Here […]

The Week Ahead

The Week Ahead in the Global Financial Markets

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From the desk of Joe Rios In the week ahead trader’s focus will turn to Europe with the Greek elections and more European Central Bank QE analysis.  Last week the European Central Bank announced its plan for securities purchases designed to help the euro zone’s economy. A trend that began with the Federal Reserve, the […]

Inside the Minds of Quant Traders – Meetup Link

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I’ve trained thousands of traders from every corner of the globe and I’m on a mission to help a select group get to the next level of success in 2015. Experienced astute traders quickly point out that “it’s not how much you profit from a trade but how consistently you take profits while controlling risk” […]

Pre-Market Trading – ECB and the Euro

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UPDATED 6:55 am ET STOCKS – European stocks and US stock futures were little changed, erasing earlier gains, before a European Central Bank meeting at which investors expect President Mario Draghi to announce quantitative-easing measures.   BONDS – Treasuries fell for a second day and Japan’s bonds tumbled amid concern the European Central Bank will disappoint investors.   COMMODITIES […]

Pre-Market Trading Report – Gold Exceeded $1,300

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UPDATED 6:30 am ET STOCKS – Asian stocks advanced as technology and financial shares climbed ahead of a ECB meeting. European stocks halted a four-day rally that took them to a seven-year high and U.S. stock-index futures were little changed.   BONDS – Treasury 10-year notes dropped with their German counterparts as ECB  member Ewald Nowotny said investors should […]

The Week Ahead in the Global Financial Markets

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From the desk of Joe Rios Last week the Bond market dominated trader’s focus as the World Bank cut its forecast for global growth, US retail sales fell the sharpest in a year and Switzerland’s central bank announced the ending of the exchange-rate cap, helping drive US Treasuries higher and interest rate yields lower. The […]

Pre-Market Trading – Swiss Franc WOW!

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UPDATED 7:15 am ET STOCKS – Global stocks swung from gains to losses after Switzerland’s  central bank unexpectedly gave up its minimum exchange rate of 1.20 per euro, sending the Swiss franc to a record against the euro and roiling equity markets.   BONDS – Treasuries advanced, reversing an earlier decline, as investors sought the relative safety […]

Pre-Market Trading – Copper Sell-off

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UPDATED 6:40 am ET STOCKS – Japanese stocks fell for a second day as the yen traded at a four-week high against the dollar. European stocks fell from a five-week high. U.S. stock-index futures resumed declines, as a deepening commodities rout triggered a selloff in risk assets.   BONDS – Treasuries rose, pushing 30-year yields toward a record low […]

Pre-Market Trading Report – Crude Oil Breaks $45

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UPDATED 6:40 am ET STOCKS – European stocks advanced for a second day, as retailers climbed and data showed U.K. inflation fell to the lowest level in 15 years. U.S. stock-index futures climbed, signaling the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index may halt a two-day drop.   BONDS – Treasuries rose, with 10-year yields matching the lowest in 20 […]

 
 
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