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US Morning Report: The Pound winds down, Stanchart pays with $15B in Market Cap and Facebook gets ready for extreme supply

The Pound Sterling fell to more comfortable levels in Asia and for once London did not have to go against the grain of the trade in the pre US open … Continue reading

August 7, 2012

US Economy (EoD review) : BHP speak still scares CAT, 5 yr Auction, SCOTUS and unburnt crude

Crude inventories climbed as perhaps over optimistic importers increased local supplies to 9 mln bpd and inventories climbed 7 mln barrels this week. Rest it’s as bad as ever but … Continue reading

March 28, 2012

Iran Sanctions: Addendum : IEA / SPR withdrawal refuted

It seems that cat got the whitehouse’s tongue after the reaction to its withdrawal with the UK from the Strategic Reserves was pretty muted ( zerohedge mentions it as less … Continue reading

March 15, 2012

Oil rises on Iran enriched fuel reports | War theatre Insight

The precious Oil Corridor in the St of Hormuz was again in focus as cut off Iranian supplies and prospects of Israeli turning aggressor on Iran increased in the last … Continue reading

February 24, 2012

US Economy (EoD Review): Treasury liquidity constrained, yield stays a hopeful mark above previous auctions

Even as the Fed increased buying in Operation Twist to $9 bln, the M2 report shows the liquidity shruck as less goes around. Leading indicators up next however look good, … Continue reading

February 16, 2012

Some misconceptions hampering your US Dollar / Currency Trades

Random chatter which keeps coming back to me, mostly should be a list for your morning am start..Unfortunately Treasuries have not started rising, QE3 is not a reality honestly and … Continue reading

January 6, 2012 · 1 Comment

The coming war in Iran

Iran controls a production capacity of 5.5 million barrels per day. Iran has also test fired two missiles yet on the cusp of 2012. Even before the second test of … Continue reading

January 2, 2012

The Global downward spiral: S&P takes on the political chicanery, 'Oil takes after Iran', China's not buying

S&P Warning to Europe S&P insured itself against trusting the flow of discussions that Merkozy put on everyone”s table on Monday with a surprise Ratings Watch announcement for the 17 … Continue reading

December 6, 2011 · 1 Comment