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It’s Monday Again: 2 days and counting, Larry Summers gets it, Yellen Effect gets it Dollars get sold again (The week ahead: September 16 -20, 2013: US Economy & Markets)

A small respite as the Dollar moved to the very bottom of its range globally will also be a lot of good news for Americans itself despite the incident at … Continue reading

September 16, 2013

A Tuesday Mid-Week Trading update: 8 Days and counting, new iPhone, McDonalds sales in Europe, Goldman Sachs is in the Dow, Days of Refi past, ($DJIA, $AAPL, $MCD, $BAC, $GS, $DAL, $V, $JPM, $WFC)

Bernanke holds the Press Conference next Wednesday and presents the Economic Data presented at the 2 day FOMC and the decisions related to monetary policy in general and the Fed’s … Continue reading

September 10, 2013

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

Fed FOMC Statement – Pre QE withdrawal – July 31, 2013

Even as Janet Yellen moves closer to her goal, Larry Summers is not far behind as the insider making the claim to the Fed throne. Meanwhile the FOMC statement released … Continue reading

July 31, 2013

It’s MoNDaY aGaiN: US Financials struggle with rising yields (US Economy and Markets) [June 24 – June 28, 2013]

US 10 Y yields climb to 2.61%, Euro dumped to 1.30 levels Though banks and financials were looking forward to a rising yield scenario even as short terms will stay … Continue reading

June 24, 2013 · 1 Comment

The Mid-Week Trend update: The FOMC announcements have a ring of finality to it!

One need not remind our readers that we do not think half as optimistically as the fed seems to have indicated yesterday. one expected an end 2013 calendar beginning for … Continue reading

June 20, 2013

It’S MoNDaY aGaiN (US Economy & Markets): Fixed income investors need Japan more than ever, McDonalds jumpstarts June despite the flu. The Week ahead June 10 – June 14, 2013

McDonalds sales in our eyes beat everyone playing hookey at the employment Situation Report quarters, even as the  Fed tried to pull more wool over the recovery’s eyes, calling the … Continue reading

June 10, 2013

The mid-week Trend Update (US Economy and Markets) : European GDPs being a positive surprise on Low expectations

Using a discussion of QE globally to raise the spectre of withdrawal Let me lead with the worries of stripping of QE liquidity by Ben Bernanke fueled in Asia today … Continue reading

May 23, 2013

India Morning Report: Yen progresses weakness strategy to new levels

Even as Yen progresses jump(down) in currency, Dollar progresses on the long cherished goal of yields going in north just in time for Ben Bernanke to not worry about a lower … Continue reading

May 13, 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

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