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Next Move For The Dollar
Article By: Upfina
Friday, January 18, 2019 2:48 AM EST
The US government shutdown is now 27 days old and shows no sign of letting up. According to Oxford Economics, the shutdown will hurt GDP growth by 0.2% if it continues until the end of the month and 0.6% if it lasts the whole quarter.
In this article: UUP, UDN
Economic Indicators And The Risk Of “Lowflation”
Article By: Scott Sumner
Friday, January 18, 2019 2:00 AM EST
As we enter 2019, there are some economic indicators worth thinking about. Some are obvious, like the strong jobs growth. Some are more subtle.
In this article: TIP Also: OILB, UCO
Revisiting Hong Kong (For Reasons We Wish We Wouldn’t Have To)
Article By: Jeffrey P. Snider
Thursday, January 17, 2019 10:51 PM EST
"A string of Hong Kong-listed stocks plunged without warning in afternoon trading." The share prices of these companies and others fell quickly enough but didn’t recover. It seems as if HK is a little lacking on the liquidity side.
In this article: EWH, CNY, UUP
Was Santa Claus Climax The Bottom?
Article By: Kurt Kallaus
Thursday, January 17, 2019 7:37 PM EST
The deeper the economic weakness in 2019, the greater the upside potential in 2020 for the economy, earnings, and stock prices.
In this article: VIX, SPX, SPY
Trade Debate: US Mulls Lifting Sanctions On China To Hasten Deal, Calm Markets
Article By: Mish Shedlock
Thursday, January 17, 2019 6:00 PM EST
A new tactic being debated within the Trump administration aims at giving Beijing incentives to make long-term concessions.
Negative Beige Book Signals Fed Will Be Dovish
Article By: TheoTrade
Thursday, January 17, 2019 1:24 PM EST
Fed finally recognizing the slowdown helped boost stocks because it means the Fed will be more dovish. The Fed is moving in the right direction as the number of rate hikes it expects is shrinking.
Sterling Lifted On Hope For Better Outcome
Article By: Barbara Zigah
Thursday, January 17, 2019 12:42 PM EST
Sterling remained not far from the recently struck 2-month peak against both the US Dollar and the Euro on investor uncertainty.
In this article: UUP, FXB, FXE
Three Things To Spoil The 'Goldilocks' Market Scenario: "A Strong January Doesn't Make It 2017"
Article By: Tyler Durden
Thursday, January 17, 2019 12:15 PM EST
Just like in 2018, 2017, and 2016, the start of the year has prompted a resurgence in the size of global central bank balance sheets, and just like in 2018, 2017, and 2016, global stocks are soaring.
In this article: SPX
What’s Next After Yesterday’s No Confidence Vote?
Article By: EasyMarkets
Thursday, January 17, 2019 11:50 AM EST
Whatever way you look at it, it is clear that May faces the biggest test of her career.
In this article: FXB, UUP
Government Shutdown Will Barely Lower The Economic Forecast For 2019
Article By: Bill Conerly
Thursday, January 17, 2019 10:34 AM EST
Even if the shutdown drags on a long time, it is unlikely to bring economic growth down much. But it might lead to a realization that we have too many government permits needed for everyday business.
Zimbabwe's Monetary Death Spiral
Article By: Steve Hanke
Thursday, January 17, 2019 9:56 AM EST
President Mnangagwa’s pledge that Zimbabwe is “open for business” rings hollow. Indeed, many businesses in Zimbabwe are shuttered.
No For Brexit Deal, Yes For May. And What For Gold?
Article By: Arkadiusz Sieroń
Thursday, January 17, 2019 9:15 AM EST
71 days. That’s all that separates us from the Brexit deadline. And the UK has still no clear path forward exiting the EU.
In this article: FXB, GLD
Stuck In The Mud
Article By: Phil Flynn
Thursday, January 17, 2019 9:13 AM EST
Oil is stuck in the mud. Stuck in the mud of politics and conflicting signals about supply and demand.
In this article: OILB
ECB’s Monetary Policy Meeting – Draghi To Take A Cautious Stand
Article By: Orbex
Thursday, January 17, 2019 9:07 AM EST
The Central Bank removed the crisis-era monetary stimulus program by ending its 2.6 trillion euro quantitative easing program.
E Red Flags
Article By: Robert Savage
Thursday, January 17, 2019 8:40 AM EST
Even with UK PM May surviving a no-confidence vote and US 4Q earnings upside surprises are insufficient to extend the present feel-good moment for traders.
In this article: FXE, FXB, GLD, OILB, SPX
Gold – The Only Safe Place
Article By: Egon Von Greyerz
Thursday, January 17, 2019 8:24 AM EST
In 2019 the investment world will start to realize that asset markets don’t grow to heaven as stocks, bonds and property start their long journey down which will eventually lead to declines of 75% to 95% in real terms.
In this article: GLD, SLV
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