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A Mid-Week Trading Update: 12 days and counting, Draghi gets away with Economic murder and the Friday Jobs Report

With the Employment Situation Report holding a firm ticket to 200,000 new jobs and thus a better unemployment rate, the die will be cast today for another Equity rally as … Continue reading

September 6, 2013

It’s Monday again: The Currency wars are definitely not data driven (US Economy & Markets, The week ahead August 19, 2013 – August 23, 2013)

And the Euro could be the unwitting player being forced to win despite the ECB wanting it to settle at lower 1.30 levels . Of course Euro long positions would … Continue reading

August 19, 2013

US Economy: Fed may modify Treasury/MBS purchase programs(increase it too), ECB cuts rate by 25 bp (May 1-2, 2013)

Yesterday’s Fed Statement is largely a repeat of the situation it reported in March 2013 when Chairman Ben Bernanke met the press later and did not let on the Fed’s … Continue reading

May 2, 2013

IT’S MONDAY: European banks follow up with more losses, Fed and European Central Bank decisions (The week ahead April 29-May 3)

Markets headed down, last weeks result impact Dow near 14.5K and its quite ready for a rocky road down the mountain, though it’s still not “Sell in May and go … Continue reading

April 29, 2013 · 1 Comment

Europe gets comfortable with new Banking caveat | Banking insight

Even as regulatory costs become part of a banking brand makeover especially in Big Bad London which is also holding out on Europe, the momenutum for credit has caught on … Continue reading

January 25, 2013 · 1 Comment

US Morning Report: FOMC starts tomorrow, ECB will be buying bonds, Japan is ready to join the good guys

The honest to god assessment of Geithener’s meeting with Draghi and German Finance minister Schauble today or the ECB meeting on Wednesday is that US and Europe in a Coordinated … Continue reading

July 30, 2012

US Morning Report: Euro to heart, what exactly is who pushing whom to?

I am sorry, it could be my personal distress as events on a tumultous tumbled expiry make my 99% confidence interval worthless to the skunk works of getting commercial success. … Continue reading

July 26, 2012

The Thursday Fed Update: (Early Report) Budget Deficit Recovers strength

Though the average deficit for each month (Econoday commentary) is still double the traade deficit of $50 B at $904 B for the first 9 months of the Fiscal year, … Continue reading

July 12, 2012

Global Moves: Draghi cuts ECB rate to 0.75%, US gets ready for Jobs report

The Dollar decline follows in Asia tomorrow after ECB cut rates and the Euro promptly breached 1.24 levels at the lower end before resuming tradin ga t 1.24 levels after … Continue reading

July 5, 2012

US week ahead: Measuring the Disaster’s acuity (Global Financial meltdown continues..May 2012)

As measured by interest in the Dollar and US Treasuries, the likelihood of a global all pervasive recession has inched closest to one, far ahead of what it as in … Continue reading

June 2, 2012

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