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World Headlines: Risk-Off Sentiment

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WORLD HEADLINES – Investors on Monday further unwound trades initiated in November resting on the idea that the election of Trump and a Republican Congress meant passage of an agenda that featured business-friendly tax cuts and regulatory changes. STOCKS – The U.S. benchmark S… Read More

World Headlines – US Dollar

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WORLD HEADLINES – European stocks gave up some of Thursdays gains while the yen weakened for the first time in nine days before a U.S. health-care vote that has dominated market sentiment this week. STOCKS – Futures on the SP 500 traded sideways during the overnight trading … Read More

World Headlines – Intermarket Correlations

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WORLD HEADLINES – A global equities selloff that spurred the biggest drop in shares since Donald Trumps election eased as investors stepped back before a key U.S. vote on health care. The yen halted a seven-day rally and gold retreated.STOCKS – Futures on the SP 500 traded … Read More  

World Headlines – Euro Rally

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WORLD HEADLINES – The euro rose to the strongest in more than a month after a French presidential debate eased concern about a populist win in the election. The dollar extended its decline as Fed officials weighed the pace of borrowing-cost hikes and emerging-market stocks kept … Read More

World Headlines – Global Stocks Cautious on Monday

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WORLD HEADLINES – World stocks opened the week on a cautious footing on Monday after the G20s decision to drop a pledge to avoid trade protectionism while the U.S. Federal Reserves conservative rate guidance continued to push the dollar lower.STOCKS – Asian stocks were mixed… Read More

World Headlines – Central Banks Rule

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WORLD HEADLINES – Central banks ruled over financial markets as the Federal Reserves move to raise interest rates without accelerating the timeline for future tightening sent global stocks jumping. STOCKS – Futures on the SP 500 were up slightly after the benchmark gauge … Read More

World Headlines – Oil & FOMC

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WORLD HEADLINES – The swings in oil added some drama to financial markets that have entered a two-day period brimming with central bank decisions European political drama and a raft of economic data.STOCKS – Futures on the SP 500 added 0.3 percent. The benchmark index slipped… Read More

World Headlines – British Pound

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WORLD HEADLINES – The British pound tumbled as U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May received permission to trigger Brexit. Stocks slumped before central bank meetings this week though shares in India rallied on election results.STOCKS – Global stocks are close of a record high as a… Read More

World Headlines: Bond Futures 2017-03-08

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WORLD HEADLINES – Bonds headed for the longest losing streak in five years before a US debt auction on Wednesday and as the market prepares for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates as early as next week. The US dollar rose while sterling extended its decline ahead of the … Read More

World Headlines: Stocks Drift 2017-03-07

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WORLD HEADLINES – European stocks drifted setting the tone for global equities as investors decide whether a recent rally is correcting or merely taking a break. Basic metals continued to slide.STOCKS – Futures on the SP 500 declined 0.2 percent after the benchmark index los… Read More

 
 
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