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US Dollar Soft while Consolidating Yesterday's Drop

August 11, 2022
Overview: The US dollar is consolidating yesterday’s losses but is still trading with a heavier bias against the major currencies and most emerging market currencies. The US 10-year yield is soft below 2.77%, while European yields are mostly 2-4 bp higher. The peripheral premium over the core is a little narrower today. Equity markets, following t…
US Dollar Soft while Consolidating Yesterday's Drop US Dollar Soft while Consolidating Yesterday's Drop Reviewed by Marc Chandler on August 11, 2022 Rating: 5
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Market Prices in More Aggressive Fed AND is more Confident of Rate Cuts by the End 2023 Market Prices in More Aggressive Fed AND is more Confident of Rate Cuts by the End 2023 Reviewed by Marc Chandler on July 14, 2022 Rating: 5
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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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