Lessons For This Week: Disturbing Developments From Japan, EU Part 1

Part 1: Top Market Movers: Daily Diary Here’s the first of a two part article. Part 1: Top Market Movers: Daily Diary Part 2 Conclusions, Lessons From Last Week  For This Week And… Continue reading

Coming Week Market Movers: How Long Can They Last?

We know what they are, and we see they’re driving stocks, risk currencies and other risk assets higher. The only question is, how sustainable are they?   While this week’s calendar has plenty… Continue reading

EURUSD WEEKLY OUTLOOK: STILL TIME TO RIDE THIS RALLY?

Both the intermediate term uptrend and longer term downtrend remain intact. Both trends reflect the fundamentals behind them Here’s what’s driving the pair. PRIMARY FUNDAMENTAL DRIVERS OF THE CURRENT RALLY General Risk Trends:… Continue reading

Last Week’s Lessons For This Week: Does Rally Still Has Life?

What’s Driving It, What Will Stop It?     Below is:   A recap of each day’s prime market movers Our conclusions about: What’s driving this rally Its obstacles What’s likely to sustain… Continue reading

WEEKLY USD OUTLOOK: KEY POINTS FOR THE EURUSD AND OTHER USD PAIRS

Here’s a quick review of the key ideas heading into the week for the EURUSD, USDJPY, GBPUSD, USDCAD, AND AUDUSD.       EURUSD   The Bullish   Prior week’s good German data,… Continue reading

This Week’s Top Market Movers And Advice From Your Central Banker

The key things to watch this week, and an important message from your local central bank chief regarding your local currency… FUNDAMENTAL MARKET DRIVERS 1-7. Prior Week’s Mix Of Bullish And Bearish Market… Continue reading

Prior Week’s Lessons For This Week: Prime Movers And Threats

Hope Is Trumping Data, The EU Is Recovering, So Why Does Germany Suddenly Want Its Gold Back? Here’s a: Summary of the bullish and bearish forces confronting markets Daily breakdown of top market… Continue reading

EURUSD Weekly Outlook: The Bullish, Bearish, And Likely Drivers

  Here’s a quick overview of what’s likely to move the EURUSD for the coming week,  and why. Risk Asset Markets Overbought: Bearish   As noted in our recent articles here and here,… Continue reading

Coming Week Market Movers: Bullish Momentum Vs. Bearish Fundamentals

Once again we’ve got toppy markets that are not supported by fundamentals other than large scale central bank stimulus. Of course, that very large scale stimulus has been all that’s needed to keep… Continue reading

7 Reasons Markets Are Overbought, And What To Do

7 Answers To The Biggest Investor Question At The Start Of 2013 Most key gauges of risk assets, like the S&P 500 or other major global stock indexes, are near decade highs. Thanks… Continue reading