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Investors Fear Market Meltdown

January 25, 2022
Overview:  The stunning upside reversal in US stocks was not sustained.  The NASDAQ futures are off around 1.7% and the S&P 500 futures are nearly 1.2% lower.  Asian equities were hit hard, with China, Korea, and Australia off more than 2%.  Singapore unexpectedly tightened monetary policy (through the exchange rate) and the local stocks were …
Investors Fear Market Meltdown Investors Fear Market Meltdown Reviewed by Marc Chandler on January 25, 2022 Rating: 5
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Greenback's Pullback is Extended, but Getting Stretched

October 14, 2021
Overview:  Investors seem undeterred by the firm oil and gas prices and have taken stocks and bonds higher today.  Stronger risk appetites are also evident in the foreign exchange market, where the dollar is weaker against most currencies. The JP Morgan Emerging Market Currency Index is higher for a third day after falling for the previous six.  T…
Greenback's Pullback is Extended, but Getting Stretched Greenback's Pullback is Extended, but Getting Stretched Reviewed by Marc Chandler on October 14, 2021 Rating: 5
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The Greenback Continues to Trade Heavily

April 14, 2021
Overview:  US officials called for a pause in the J&J vaccine, and the company has delayed the roll out in Europe.  The market seems to be looking past what appears to be an abundance of caution that now looks to last a few days.  Risk-taking appetites have barely been impacted.  Most equity markets are firmer today.  In the Asia Pacific regio…
The Greenback Continues to Trade Heavily The Greenback Continues to Trade Heavily Reviewed by Marc Chandler on April 14, 2021 Rating: 5
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Monday Blues

March 30, 2020
Overview: Risk appetites remain in check as the spread of the coronavirus is leading to more and longer shutdowns.  Asia Pacific equities fell with Australia, the notable exception.  Its benchmark rallied a record 7%, encouraged by additional stimulus measures.  Led by financials, following new that the ECB is requesting banks hold off dividend pa…
Monday Blues Monday Blues Reviewed by Marc Chandler on March 30, 2020 Rating: 5
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China and the UK Surprise in Opposite Directions

January 17, 2020
Overview:  Helped by new record highs in the US, global stocks are moving higher today. Nearly all the markets in the Asia Pacific region advanced and the seventh consecutive weekly rally is the longest in a couple of years. Europe's Dow Jones Stoxx 600 is at new record highs and appears set to take a four-day streak into next week. US shares …
China and the UK Surprise in Opposite Directions China and the UK Surprise in Opposite Directions Reviewed by Marc Chandler on January 17, 2020 Rating: 5
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Sterling Drops as New Brinkmanship Begins

December 17, 2019
Overview: Efforts by a UK Prime Minister emboldened by a strong electoral victory to ensure that trade negotiations with the EU are not extended as the divorce has encouraged further profit-taking on sterling. After testing the $1.35 area on the exit polls last week, sterling had returned to where it closed before the results were known near $1.31…
Sterling Drops as New Brinkmanship Begins Sterling Drops as New Brinkmanship Begins Reviewed by Marc Chandler on December 17, 2019 Rating: 5
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Sterling Shines in Subdued Start to the New Week

November 18, 2019
Overview: Equities in Europe and the US look to extend their six-week rally, while the MSCI Asia Pacific Index gets back on the winning way after stumbling last week. Despite the escalation of the conflict in Hong Kong, the Hang Seng rose 1.35% to lead the region and recoup a chunk of last week's 4.8% slump. The Dow Jones Stoxx 600 puts the Eu…
Sterling Shines in Subdued Start to the New Week Sterling Shines in Subdued Start to the New Week Reviewed by Marc Chandler on November 18, 2019 Rating: 5
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Limping into the Weekend both Fighting and Talking

October 25, 2019
Overview: Amazon and Intel earnings offered conflicting impulses for Asia Pacific equities, but Japanese, Chinese, Australian, and South Korean shares advanced. This will allow the regional MSCI benchmark to solidify its third consecutive weekly gain. Europe's Dow Jones Stoxx 600 is little changed, and it too is closing in on its third weekly …
Limping into the Weekend both Fighting and Talking Limping into the Weekend both Fighting and Talking Reviewed by Marc Chandler on October 25, 2019 Rating: 5
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Optimism Took the Weekend Off

October 14, 2019
Overview: Japanese and Canadian markets are on holiday today. While the US bond market is closed, equities maintain their regular hours today. Asia Pacific equities rallied, led by 1% of more gains in China, Taiwan, South Korea, and Thailand. The buying did not continue in Europe, and after a 2.3% rally before the weekend, the Dow Jones Stoxx 600 …
Optimism Took the Weekend Off Optimism Took the Weekend Off Reviewed by Marc Chandler on October 14, 2019 Rating: 5
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