TOP LESSONS FOR THIS WEEK AND INVESTORS’ BIGGEST QUESTION FOR 2013

The combination of a lack of surprises, a light economic calendar, and thin holiday trading volume kept most markets well within recent trading ranges. However just as the final hour of the trading… Continue reading

EURUSD WEEKLY OUTLOOK DECEMBER 24-28: WHAT WILL HALT THE UPTREND?

      As noted here, this week is likely to be a quiet one for markets in general, particularly in Europe and the US as both markets will be mostly on vacation… Continue reading

COMING WEEK: WHAT COULD DISTURB THE EXPECTED QUIET?

Here are the four most likely sources of volatility this week. We’ll keep it very short and hope we can enjoy a quiet week, so here’s a fast look at what might disturb… Continue reading

TOP 4 LESSONS FOR THE COMING WEEKS: HOW MUCH UPSIDE LEFT?

Last Week’s Market Movers And What They Tell Us For The Coming Weeks About Stocks, Currencies, And Other Global Markets First, let’s quickly review the prior week in global markets. Then we look at… Continue reading

EURUSD WEEKLY FORECAST: TO 1.33 AND BEYOND?

As we’ve mentioned in our post on the coming week’s market movers, the EURUSD rally may well continue despite the overall bearish outlook for risk assets. Just look at the likely market movers… Continue reading

COMING WEEK: 6 REASONS TO BE BEARISH

Fiscal Cliff Dive To Spoil Christmas Break For Markets? Here’s the rundown of likely market movers this week, their likely impact, and some thoughts on what to do, and on the one thing… Continue reading

THE BIG LESSON, QUESTION, AND CONCLUSIONS FOR THE COMING WEEK AND BEYOND

60 Pages Of Market Diary Summarized Into A 5 Minute Read The Prior Week’s Key Market Movers, And Implied Lessons, Questions, And Conclusions For The Coming Week And Beyond Ignore Them At Your… Continue reading

EURUSD WEEKLY OUTLOOK: 7 EURUSD DRIVERS, 1 KEY LESSON

  1. FISCAL CLIFF: LIKELY RESOLUTION FAVORS EURUSD   Markets anticipate a last minute deal before yearend that once again defers most of the austerity measures to a later date. If so, it… Continue reading

THIS WEEK’S 7 SOURCES OF PAIN OR GAIN – BE PREPARED

They Can’t Hurt You If You Are 1. FISCAL CLIFF HEADLINES With EU crisis risk considered minimal in the coming weeks, the fiscal cliff negotiations present the biggest new recession threat to the… Continue reading

PRIOR WEEK MARKET MOVERS: LITTLE MOVEMENT, BIG LESSONS & FISCAL CLIFF IMPLICATIONS

First, here’s a summary of the big themes and market movers of the prior week. As the weekly chart of the bellwether S&P 500 shows, risk asset markets closed the week slightly higher… Continue reading