Tag Archives: Currency

Your Thursday Market Blip 11/15/18

US markets continue to bounce around as Brexit turmoil pushed the euro and British sterling lower while currency traders sought safety in the US dollar and Japanese Yen. While US economic data continues to show solid fundamentals, it seems that markets are being affected by the Brexit drama just as markets were affected by the…
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Your Weekly Market Blip 11/18/16

Stocks finished the week with a slight decline as the Dow closed off 35 points to 18,867. Trading volume was off a touch. For the week the Dow had a net gain of about 27 points and is now up about 8.2% for the year. The yield on the 10 year treasury continues to creep…
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Your Tuesday Market Blip 11/15/16

Stocks continue to rally and tech finally bounced higher. The Dow closed up 54 to 18,923 on lighter trading volume. Microsoft announced a partnership with Elon Musk’s artificial intelligence group called OpenAI which will utilize Microsoft’s Azure Cloud system to run large scale AI experiments and hopefully further its safe use in applications for things…
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Your Weekly Market Blip 1/29/16

The Dow rallied on news that the Bank of Japan had unexpectedly adopted a negative interest rate policy. In other words…if you buy Japanese bonds you will pay interest instead of making interest. Imagine buying a house with a mortgage like this!!! The global currency war which is now a race to the bottom as…
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