Commentary Articles in Forex and Currencies
Weekly Economic Review (September 30 - October 4, 2013)
10/4/2013, 4:12 pm from Market IQ in Investing, Economy, Forex and Currencies, US Markets
Government shutdown and looming debt ceiling deadline dominated the markets this week — Global stocks ended the week in the red amid political dysfunction and dire warnings over US default... Read >>
How Merkel’s Resounding Victory Has Left Her Weaker…And What It Means For The Euro
9/24/2013, 9:42 am from Martin Tillier in Investing, Economy, Forex and Currencies, International
Over the weekend it was confirmed that Angela Merkel and her CDU/CSU party had won a resounding victory in the German Federal elections. She is the only European leader to survive the financial... Read >>
By the Numbers
9/23/2013, 12:49 pm from Jon Najarian in News Headlines, US Markets, Commodities, Forex and Currencies
Stocks are down again today, trying to find support after hitting new highs last week. S&P 500 futures are down about 0.2 percent after climbing earlier in the session, while European... Read >>
The Fed’s Double-Edged Sword
9/19/2013, 10:34 am from Martin Tillier in Investing, Economy, Bonds, Forex and Currencies
The Federal Reserve Board’s decision yesterday to continue asset purchases at the current rate should be a lesson to all market watchers of the dangers of “groupthink”. Ben Bernanke rightly... Read >>
What Are The Fed’s Options?
9/18/2013, 10:16 am from Martin Tillier in Investing, Economy, Forex and Currencies, US Markets
Later today, the Federal Reserve, through Chairman Ben Bernanke, will make a much awaited statement. Most people with even a slight interest in the market are aware of this and know that this is... Read >>
Take The Politics Out Of Investment
9/16/2013, 10:50 am from Martin Tillier in Investing, Economy, Forex and Currencies, US Markets
Economics and politics are seemingly inextricably intertwined. Whether you like it or not, Government plays a huge role in the fortunes of the modern economy and even those of individual... Read >>
The Euro Crisis and Budget Crisis: Where Are They Now?
9/12/2013, 10:44 am from Martin Tillier in Investing, Economy, Forex and Currencies, US Markets
We live in an age of information overload. If you comb through the various internet news sources, cable television and print media it is always possible to find something to worry about. The sad... Read >>
Weekly Economic Review (September 2 - September 6, 2013).
9/6/2013, 3:03 pm from Market IQ in Investing, Economy, Commodities, Forex and Currencies
US stocks posted modest gains in jittery trading this week. While weak employment data helped ease fears for a September taper of Federal Reserve monetary stimulus, investors continued to be... Read >>
Weekly Economic Overview (August 26 - 30, 2013)
8/26/2013, 11:48 am from Market IQ in Investing, Economy, Commodities, Forex and Currencies
Minutes from US Federal Reserve's July policy meeting released last week failed to provide any clear signal of when the central bank will start scaling back its bond purchases.
While, the... Read >>
The Case for Owning Gold and Silver Now
8/26/2013, 10:32 am from Olson Global Markets in Investing, Economy, Forex and Currencies, US Markets
By Jim Donnelly, Olson Global Markets After rebounding sharply off of long-term trend line support at 82.29 on June 26, the Philadelphia Gold & Silver Index (XAU) is in position to extend... Read >>