Article By: Jim Van MeertenRead
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 8:23 AM EDT
Jun E-mini S&Ps (ESM17 +0.17%) this morning are up +0.17% and European stocks are up +0.19% at a 20-month high on positive carry-over from Sunday's presidential elections in France.
Article By: Marc ChandlerRead
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 6:27 AM EDT
The euro is consolidating in the half cent below $1.09. Yesterday's marked up in early Asia saw the euro complete the 61.8% retracement of the losses since the US election, which was found near $1.0935.
Article By: OrbexRead
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 4:10 AM EDT
The ECB will be looking into a crucial week as the French election led uncertainty is likely to put pressure on the French bonds which could push up the borrowing costs, despite the fact that the ECB is the biggest buyer of the sovereign bonds.
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Article By: Douglas GoldsteinRead
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 2:05 AM EDT
How can you increase your retirement income and avoid risk? That’s tricky, and a lot of folks simply opt to put their money in the bank. But the good news is that there are other options for reducing risk and generating more retirement income.
Article By: Ed CarlsonRead
Monday, April 24, 2017 12:58 PM EDT
TNX – the yield on the 10yr US Treasury note - gained 0.22% last week closing at 22.37 but 14-day RSI remains below its own 20-dma; bearish. The break of support at 23.35 (now resistance) has opened a door for a return to 20.00.
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Article By: John MauldinRead
Monday, April 24, 2017 12:45 PM EDT
During the Great Recession, the market fell 58%. A 50% drop in the stock market during a recession is not unusual. What is the probability that we will not have a recession in the next four years? Pensions are making a huge wager on that proposition.