Stocks climbs as trade hopes power tech shares,usd index slumps


U.S. stocks rose on Friday, as technology shares were boosted by signs of progress in the ongoing trade talks between the United States and China. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., February 19, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Top trade negotiators from the two countries met to … Continue reading Stocks climbs as trade hopes power tech shares,usd index slumps

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January 2019 FOMC Minutes: Shifting Gears.Patience is the word


The ongoing debate at the Fed. Does the dot plot help or hurt? The Fed is having a hard time convincing market participants that the dot plot median is not a consensus forecast and that any of the individual forecasts are much more uncertain than commonly believed. This was particularly an issue in December when the median dot anticipated another two rate hikes in 2019 after the Fed pushed through what market participants already considered an ill-advised rate hike at that meeting.

OPEC’s Nemesis, Shale Oil, Is Back, Setting New Production Records


Shale oil is setting new production records, threatening the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries with another showdown that could upend the market as U.S. crude prices cross $55 per barrel. To complicate matters, Saudi Arabia, which dominates OPEC, has become so aggressive in cutting production that it’s even willing to cede market share in … Continue reading OPEC’s Nemesis, Shale Oil, Is Back, Setting New Production Records

there won’t be any closure this week on Trade, growth, and Brexit.


The main issues for investors have not changed. There are three dominant ones: Unfortunately, there won’t be any closure in the week ahead, and that may make short-term participants reluctant to turn more aggressive. The US reported exceptionally poor December retail sales and January industrial output figures. Growth forecasts were adjusted. The Atlanta Fed's GDPNow tracker, for example,  … Continue reading there won’t be any closure this week on Trade, growth, and Brexit.

With or without trade war deal, disputes between China and US set to intensify, says Beijing commentator


It is wrong to advocate confrontation, but it is not right to pretend there is peace either. In the current economic climate, China and the United States may reach a trade deal to avoid an escalation in the current tariff war, but such an agreement will not lead to harmonious coexistence between Beijing and Washington. … Continue reading With or without trade war deal, disputes between China and US set to intensify, says Beijing commentator

Did you lose your cash from Viportal’s debacle?Here is what you need to do[updated 22ND Feb]


1.Find the contract that you were given as a receipt of your investment principal.This is evidence that the firm owes you money.On Feb22nd 2019 the case is being mentioned.You can go to Kiambu Law Courts and seek the case files so as to make a petition of suing the couple for your money!!! You can … Continue reading Did you lose your cash from Viportal’s debacle?Here is what you need to do[updated 22ND Feb]

Breaking news! Scammed investors of the now defunct Viportal get their cash unfrozen by the Kiambu Law courts


I can confirm authoritatively ,On the 15th February,That the Kiambu Law court case on Viportal which was 4 yrs back ,put by viportal investors has sown seeds.'Big investors ' have been paid.'Other s will be paid later' quipped Peter K [not real name]. ''Mr.Wangai now claims to have a trading license that allows him take … Continue reading Breaking news! Scammed investors of the now defunct Viportal get their cash unfrozen by the Kiambu Law courts

S&P 500/Dow Jones/Nasdaq 100 Technical Highlights:7th feb


S&P 500/Dow Jones/Nasdaq 100 Technical Highlights: S&P 500 trading at 200-day, price levels still higher Dow Jones eyes price zone around 25825/677 Nasdaq 100 is very near the 200-day MA Check out the forecasts for Global Stock Indices and other markets on the Trading Guides page. S&P 500 trading at 200-day, price levels still higher … Continue reading S&P 500/Dow Jones/Nasdaq 100 Technical Highlights:7th feb

GBPUSD Drops as BoE Slashes Growth Forecasts Amid Brexit Risks and Slowing Economy


BoE announcement talking points Key takeaways from the announcement UK economic data UK political landscape Key takeaways from the announcement GBPUSD dropped to intra-day lows of 1.2854 after the Bank of England left the rates unchanged. The drop comes on the back of a bearish outlook on the UK economy as growth, wage and inflation … Continue reading GBPUSD Drops as BoE Slashes Growth Forecasts Amid Brexit Risks and Slowing Economy

The greenback rose to an almost one-and-a-half-week high


The greenback rose to an almost one-and-a-half-week high as traders waited for clues from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on the outlook for monetary policy. Powell is scheduled to give remarks at a town hall meeting with teachers in Washington D.C. at 7:00 PM ET (24:00 GMT). Доллары США в отделении банка OTP в Будапеште … Continue reading The greenback rose to an almost one-and-a-half-week high

When You Should Expect The Next Recession And Bear Market To Start


The past few weeks have brought not just strong market volatility, but lots of troubling economic reports that have many fearing a recession in 2019. While predicting economic downturns is far from an exact science, there are some time-tested approaches that offer useful insights. The best recession predictor ever discovered is currently predicting a recession … Continue reading When You Should Expect The Next Recession And Bear Market To Start