I really don’t like to repeat myself, but let’s mentioned again that when the debt is cheap, equities are expensive and if we add some couple of good economic reports from the biggest country’s most of the bond trader’s start searching for healthy bargains in the equity sector. Logically, this is one of … More Banking sector.. potential vehicle’s for trading
The U.K market FTSE-100 is trading near record high, but unfortunately or foreign investors, the sharp drop in the British pound would have erased all of their profits, and then some. When a country’s largest companies earn most of their income abroad, those earnings are amplified when translated back into a weaker home currency. FTSE members … More A rally in the U.K stocks . .
U.S. and European equities are in for a bumpy ride into the end of the year.. Two things would ensure that the Fed raises rates by year-end. First, corporate results need to show revenue growth and an improving economy in Q3. Second inflation needs to climb to 2%, which … More Is there a shock potential for the equity market’s – US/Europe.
Oil halted gains below $50 a barrel as investors weighed falling U.S. stockpiles against speculation the recent price rally will encourage producers to raise output. Futures declined as much as 0.8% after advancing 2.3% Wednesday to the highest close in more than three months. U.S. crude stockpiles last week fell below 500 million barrels for the … More Oil advanced gains on OPEC agreement to cut production . .
No amount of uncertainty and bad news seems to be able to keep the financial markets down for long. Surprisingly, this market strength comes as expectations for earnings growth have persistently disappointed for years. Because earnings are the most important driver of stock prices, this has left many investors lost and confused. Many analysts attribute … More Monday stock market outlook before the bell . .
Shares of banks slid Monday, dragging down major indexes world-wide. After stocks rallied following central-bank meetings last week, major U.S. indexes notched two consecutive sessions of losses. Investors sold bank shares in the U.S., Europe and Japan amid concerns about the capital position of Deutsche Bank ahead of anticipated legal settlement with the U.S. Justice … More Stocks down, as Bank shares fall