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World Headlines – Stocks Advance

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WORLD HEADLINES – Global stocks advanced following the latest set of corporate results with European shares grinding higher and Asian peers jumping on both earnings and promising economic data. The U.S. dollar traded sideways after Mondays drop as investors digested the late… READ MORE

World Headlines – Risk On Sentiment

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WORLD HEADLINES – The US dollar rebounded with oil and gold fell as investors focused on President Donald Trumps plans to boost growth. The British pound saw volatility after a U.K. court ruled that Parliament must vote on triggering Brexit.STOCKS – European stocks halted … Read More  

Headlines: Stocks set for weekly gain

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WORLD HEADLINES – World stocks were set for a weekly gain and held near 16-month highs on Friday, while the euro steadied after swings following the European Central Bank’s decision to extend its stimulus program. STOCKS – One month on from November’s U.S. presidential election, world stocks have gained 3.8 percent, with Wall Street spurred […]

The Week Ahead

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The US dollar had another good week, closing near one percent from the year’s high. The US Treasury 10 year note traded higher breaking from a near term downtrend, pushing yields lower. S&P 500 continued to trade in a tight range. In the week ahead we have a normal economic data calendar, along with important corporate […]

PreMarket Trading: Global Markets

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Pre-market activity and scheduled economic data that may have an impact on the global financial markets. Live trading room access link. Posted  6:30 am ET Don’t trade alone, join a group of quant traders in a live trading room, click here to access live trading room. WORLD HEADLINES – Global stocks tapped the brakes on Tuesday as oil prices eased […]

The Week Ahead in the Global Financial Markets

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From the desk of Joe Rios… There was plenty of news last week to keep the markets on the move, including the presidential debate, rumors about an OPEC deal and anxiety about Deutsche Bank.  The day-to-day volatility provided trading opportunities, despite the S&P 500 and the US dollar finishing the week practically unchanged. In the commodity […]

The Week Ahead in the Global Markets

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The S&P 500 rallied 1.09% on Wednesday following the Fed’s no-rate hike and Chair Yellen’s comments during the Q&A.  The bond and metals market also gained while the US dollar sold-off. The week kicks off with Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump’s first of three US presidential debates at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York, on […]

Week Ahead in the Global Markets

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It was a choppy trading week for stocks as the benchmark S&P 500 started the week strong, retracing Friday’s heavy losses, finishing 1.47% higher. However, it was down -1.48% by Tuesday’s close. Wednesday was flat but rallied on Thursday 1.01% and gave back about a third by the close of the trading week on Friday. […]

PreMarket Trading: Global Markets

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Pre-market trading activity and scheduled economic data that may have an impact on the global financial markets. ​ WORLD HEADLINES – European stocks and bonds fell in a volatile market on Monday, hit by growing concerns that global central banks’ commitment to the post-crisis orthodoxy of super-low interest rates and asset purchase programs may be waning. […]

The Week Ahead in the Global Markets

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Volatility is back! The VIX jumped 23% higher while stocks and bonds sold-off through out Friday’s trading session. The S&P 500, global stocks and emerging markets tumbled at least -2%, the biggest drop since the Brexit on June 24th. The US dollar rallied as Federal Reserve member Eric Rosengren warned waiting too long to raise rates threatened to […]

 
 
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