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Macro Briefing: 18 July 2019

Ebola outbreak in Congo declared a global health emergency: APUS-China trade talks stuck in neutral: WSJUS preparing to send troops to Saudi Arabia as Iran tensions rise: CNNHouse kills impeachment vote on Trump: The HillGDPNow estimate of US Q2 growth remains at sluggish +1.6%: Atlanta FedNetflix ...

Daily Markets Broadcast 2019-07-17

Daily Markets Broadcast 2019-07-17 Stocks retreat as Trump reintroduces tariff threat US indices fell back from record highs yesterday as US president Trump restated that he still has the option of higher tariffs on Chinese goods, despite the truce agreed on last month. Fedspeakers maintained thei ...

Commodities Surged Last Week, Leading The Major Asset Classes

Broadly defined commodities topped last week’s performance ledger for the major asset classes – by a wide margin, based on a set of exchange-traded funds. Most of the gain was linked to higher oil prices, which rose due to a perfect storm of several bullish factors last week. The iShares S&P GS ...

US, Foreign Real Estate Shares Topped Market Returns Last Week

Property shares in the US and offshore markets posted the biggest gains for the major asset classes in the first week of trading for the third quarter, based on a set of exchange-traded funds. US real estate investment trusts (REITs) led the way via Vanguard Real Estate (VNQ), which popped 2.5% for ...

Deep-Value ETF Report: The More Things Change…

Searching for value can be a profitable strategy, but patience is usually required, sometimes in industrial-level doses. Consider today’s update of The Capital Spectator’s semi-regular deep-value fishing expedition, as seen through an ETF lens. While there’s no shortage of battered funds to c ...

Tech Talk for Wednesday June 26th 2019

  Observations Short term momentum indicators (daily Stochastics, RSI, MACD) for U.S. equity indices and economic sensitive sectors moved lower yesterday. See Trader’s Corner below for details. Weakness late yesterday by U.S. equity indices was attributed partially to comments by several compani ...

US Home Sales Drop in May

Homebuyers pulled away from the builders in May, even as affordability improved thanks to lower mortgage rates. Sales of newly built homes fell 7.8% month-to-month and were 3.7% lower compared with May 2018, according to the U.S. Census. This number represents signed contracts, not closings, so it ...

Live FX market analysis – 25 June 2019 (video)

OANDA Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam talks through all the key market stories and previews the week ahead. This week he provides an update ahead of the meeting between Trump and Xi at the G20 in Osaka, Japan and the growing conflict between the US and Iran. He then previews the rest of the week ...

Bitcoin – The comeback kid

Bitcoin making a comeback Bitcoin is on the rise again on Tuesday, breaking back above $11,000 is hitting new highs for the year as it continues it’s remarkable comeback. Bitcoin is now up around 50% from its lows earlier this month and if history is anything to go by, there’s no reason why it ...

Gold – Can anything stop the rally?

No stopping Gold it seems Gold is flying once again as it looks to extend its winning streak to six days and build on the almost 7% gains it’s made in that time. Gold Daily Chart OANDA fxTrade Advanced Charting Platform All you have to do is look at a US dollar chart to see what the trigger for ...