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All Eyez On 3

Well, it looks like it’s going to be all about 3% on 10s on Monday, or at least early on. The selloff in the long end late last week and accompanying steepening has everyone squarely focused on that oh so scary round number again and yields ticked up a bit more overnight, ensuring that your…

Sensex Ends Day Marginally Higher; Realty Stocks Gain The Most

After opening the day in green, share markets in India witnessed volatile trading activity throughout the day and ended the day in green. Sectoral indices were mixed, with stocks in the realty sector and stocks in the pharma sector leading the gains. At the closing bell, the BSE Sensex stood higher by 35 points (up 0.1%) and the NSE Nifty closed up by 21 points…

Curiosity Turns To Action For Amazon & Bitcoin Cash

Traditional Markets The first time Donald Trump met with Emmanuel Macron the two shared a special handshake that will be analyzed by political scientists for years to come. When they met two months later it seemed they simply couldn’t let go of one another. Though both of the above-linked videos are highly entertaining, the agenda for Macron’s three-day visit to…

EUR/USD: Upwards Correction Overdue

Previous: On Friday the 20th of April, trading on the EUR/USD pair closed down. The single currency dropped against the dollar to 1.2293 during the European session, falling further to 1.2249 in the US. An increase in US bond yields gave way to rise for the US dollar. US10Y bond yields hit a high of 2.966%;…

Rising Rates Help Extend Dollar Gains

The new week has begun much like last week ended, with rising rates helping to extend the dollar’s recent gains. The US 10-year yield is flirting with the 3.0% threshold. The two-year yield is firmer, and, like in the second half of last week, the US curve is becoming a little less flat.   The market, as…

Above The 40 – The Stock Market Swings From Bullish Signs To Stop...

AT40 = 55.2% of stocks are trading above their respective 40-day moving averages (DMAs)AT200 = 46.4% of stocks are trading above their respective 200DMAsVIX = 16.9Short-term Trading Call: cautiously bearish Commentary The stock market faded from bullish undertones and back into the resting position. Now we can just look back at what could have been. This is like a painting…

Apple’s Share Price: A Message To FX Traders

Weak smartphone demand implies a soft global growth ahead, continue to Short USD/JPY at peak? Five reasons to explain the flat bond yield curve One of the iPhone maker’s biggest suppliers, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing, warned last week of weak demand from the mobile phone sector. The warning heightened concerns about a slowdown in smartphone sales….