Market Week in Review 11/19/21

Global equity markets trend sideways into Thanksgiving week. SP500 flat, while most other markets find their way lower. UK and commodity markets seem particularly weak. Dollar appreciates across most mainstream pairs. New job postings on Indeed.com dip though seasonal growth trend may still continue. Staple crops and metals trade sideways, gold hits resistance on recent … Read more

Global Equity Markets in Review 11/19/21

Global equity markets trend sideways into Thanksgiving week. SP500 flat, while most other markets find their way lower. UK and commodity markets seem particularly weak. Most equity sectors see sell off on week, Communications and Entertainment underperforming the most. Semiconductors and Construction deviate from the trend.

Market Week in Review 11/12/21

Global equity index tracks another quiet week. Local indices mixed and muted. Dollar gains across major and commodity pairs. US new job postings tick higher, in line with holiday seasonal bump. Staple crops find another price bump. Industrial metals index hits top of range. Gold rallies on inflation concerns. Crude remains around $80-$82 a barrel. … Read more

Market Week in Review 11/05/21

Equity markets index consolidates over this week, though individual markets did see diverse set of moves. Dollar remains mixed across major pairs. New job listings in US remain in consolidation as well. Select staffing companies see strong growth over the week. Food inflation continues. Metals, natural gas and crude stabilize. In rates, US yields in … Read more

Market Week in Review 10/29/21

Flat week in global equity markets. SP500 still robust, but developed markets abroad lag. Dollar still mixed across currency pairs, though ends week with a rally. New job postings remain rangebound in the US. Agricultural prices back on rise, while metals remain lackluster. Crude peels back from $85 a barrel. Green energy index pops as … Read more

Market Week in Review 10/22/21

Global equities continue to bounce back to 3 month highs on a strong earnings season so far. Dollar remains weak across major pairs. US new job postings maintain range. Commodity prices soften following recent runups. US benchmark rates back on the rise. Inflation expectations show no signs of slowing. In cryptocurrencies, BTC hit new highs … Read more

Market Week in Review 10/15/21

Global equities rally as US earnings season starts with strong results from banks. Dollar mixed across currency pairs. US new job listings still range bound. Pool of openings remains large. In commodities, agricultural products up, while metals rocket. Oil continues run, no approaching $85 a barrel. US Natural Gas fund deflates a bit. US benchmark … Read more

Market Week in Review 10/08/21

Global equity index bounces back from fresh lows. Most markets in synchrony with this move. Dollar mixed across major pairs. Lack of momentum is US job growth continues. In commodities, oil and staple agriculture hit resistance to the upside, while metals find a bottom. Gold weakens. Natural gas prices peak around $20 price levels. US … Read more