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It’s Monday Again: Cancer Pharma M&A, Luxe retailers Sales reports and a higher GDP clip

  Jackson Hole seemed exceptionally sunny as the search for Bernanke’s replacement is on and despite Bullard and the high rate hit new Home Sales last week a Setember calendar … Continue reading

August 26, 2013

India Morning Report: Central bank forces rerating of Indian growth forecasts, india inc reports great Q2 performance(This week in Asia on The Banking and Strategy Initiative: advantages.us)

The Reserve Bank of India pulled up the bank lending rates for its MSF (the emergency lending by RBI at the top of the rate channel prescribed) from 8.25% to … Continue reading

July 15, 2013

Rupee impact: The Free fall continues, small snag on equities in India signifies end of the 2nd 2013 run in Asia

Unfortunately, with India inc again adding only probably less than 10% of its External Borrowing Capacity in debt, the Rupee and the equity markets have consequently snagged on the  Asian … Continue reading

June 10, 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 GDP, Housing starts on the upswing, PPI weakens further

Industrial production down 0.5%, Jobless claims back up at to 360k The Thursday Morning shocker from the Housing report was no reason for markets to worry about US economic recovery … Continue reading

May 16, 2013

IT’s MONDAY: Eurozone comeback isn’t but Euro’s comeback is

As a Rabobank strategist put it in today’s Reuters insider videogram, because of the fragmented euro bond markets in 2010 and 2011 , the current strength in the Euro is … Continue reading

May 13, 2013

IT’S MONDAY! Apple reports earnings, Euro still trying the stratospheric trade (US Economy April 22-26, 2013)

The week has a lot of quality big pharma earnings lined up for Thursday with expectations high after J&J’s beat last week but the week starts with a 20% expected … Continue reading

April 22, 2013

Ben Bernanke Speaks (Q&A , post FOMC 1430 hrs March 20, 2013)

A rather non conventional start to the presser with Ben Bernanke being cornered on how big the change in Employment situation and inflation would actually cause the Fed to reduced … Continue reading

March 20, 2013

FOMC Policy speak and Forecasts, March 19-20, 2013 (followed by Ben Bernanke Speaks)

  The March FOMC Statement has been released along expected lines. The Fed has apparently tried to remove possibility of runaway speculation around its statements in small measure removing strategic … Continue reading

March 20, 2013

IT’S MONDAY: A US Morning Report to break the silence (again) for growth and optimism

US this week – March 18, 2013 to March 24, 2013 It’s Monday – A US Morning Report on the weekly doo dahs.  We are a very serious follower of … Continue reading

March 18, 2013

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