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 2020-04-07 20:04 

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US Stock Market Overview Stocks Close Lower, Experiencing a Roller Coaster Session...

Home prices dipped in March...

 2020-04-07 12:40 

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U.S. Stocks Set To Continue Their Winning Streak...

The market sees light at the end of the tunnel as virus containment measures seem to be working....

 2020-04-07 08:16 

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Asian Shares Mixed; Japan Rallies on Stimulus Hopes, Aussie Shares Sink on RBA Contraction Warning...

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Tuesday unveiled plans for a stimulus package. Australian shares reversed course to end lower on Tuesday after the central bank's cautious commentary on the country's near-term economic fortunes....

 2020-04-06 01:26 

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A Light Economic Calendar Leaves the Markets in the Hands of COVID-19 and OPEC...

It's risk-on early in the day, with COVID-19 numbers supporting riskier assets. Updated figures and news from OPEC will influence later, however....

 2020-04-06 01:05 

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European Equities: COVID-19 Numbers Improve to Support Riskier Assets...

Futures point to a bullish start to the European session as the number of new coronavirus cases eased on Sunday....

 2020-04-06 00:39 

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The Crypto Daily Movers and Shakers -06/04/20...

It's a bullish start to the day for the majors. A Bitcoin move through to $7.000 would signal a breakout......

 2020-04-05 14:37 

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Asia-Pacific Currencies Pressured by Demand for Highly Liquid U.S. Dollar...

The rout in the financial markets and near-certain global recession caused by the coronavirus pandemic, fueled a run on demand for the highly liquid U.S. Dollar....

 2020-04-05 08:58 

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Crude Expected to Collapse Monday as OPEC Meeting Delayed; Saudi, Russia Rift Widens...

Given the delay in the OPEC meeting and rising tensions between Saudi Arabia and Russia, pessimism is expected to return to the crude oil markets on Monday....

 2020-04-05 07:46 

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Ignore Bounce in China PMIs: Country Still Faces Weak Export Orders, Rising Stockpiles, Soft Prices...

The rebound in China's manufacturing and services sectors simply indicates that economic activity improved modestly relative to February's dismal showing, but remains well-below pre-virus levels....

 2020-04-05 07:45 

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The Week Ahead COVID-19 and OPEC in Focus, with Economic Data on the Lighter Side...

While it is a shortened week, with economic data on the lighter side, there is still plenty for the markets to focus on and OPEC and COVID-19 in particular....

 2020-04-05 03:41 

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U.S Mortgage Rates Slide Again, with Purchase Applications also on the Slide...

Mortgage rates slide, as risk aversion and a slide in applications weigh. A 3rd weekly decline could be on the cards as COVID-19 hits the labor market....

 2020-04-05 02:42 

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The Crypto Daily Movers and Shakers -05/04/20...

It's another mixed start to the day, with Bitcoin needing to break back through to $7,000 levels to support a broader market breakout....

 2020-04-04 04:33 

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The Crypto Daily Movers and Shakers -04/04/20...

It's a mixed start to the day for the majors. A Bitcoin move back through to $6,800 levels would signal a breakout......

 2020-04-04 03:44 

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European Equities: A Week in Review 04/04/20...

It was a bearish week for the European majors, with the prospects of a recession and continued spread of COVID-19 doing the damage....

 2020-04-04 02:31 

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The Weekly Wrap COVID-19 and Dire Data Weigh on Riskier Assets...

Economic data reflected in the impact of the coronavirus in the week also indicated the likelihood of a global recession....

 2020-04-03 20:00 

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US Stock Market Overview Stocks Slide Following Large Drop in Employment...

Payrolls drop 701,000 for March...

 2020-04-03 12:39 

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U.S. Stock Market Set To Open Flat On Hopes For Oil Production Cut Deal...

The potential oil production cut deal is the main intrigue for the remainder of this week....

 2020-04-03 04:07 

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The Crypto Daily Movers and Shakers -03/04/20...

It's a mixed start to the day for the majors. Bitcoin would need to move through to $6,900 levels to support the pack......

 2020-04-03 03:09 

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European Equities: Service Sector PMIs and COVID-19 Updates in Focus...

The European majors could be in for another choppy day. Service sector PMIs and U.S nonfarm payrolls are likely to test market resilience......

 2020-04-03 02:15 

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Service Sector PMI and U.S Nonfarm Payrolls Put the EUR and USD in the Spotlight...

Nonfarm payrolls and service sector PMIs are in focus today. With the West in shutdown mode, both labor market numbers and PMIs are expected to be dire......

 2020-04-02 12:52 

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U.S. Stock Market Set To Digest The Record Initial Jobless Claims Data...

Investors will have to digest another record surge in the number of unemployment benefit applications....

 2020-04-02 10:35 

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Asian Shares Mixes After IMF Issues Warning...

The Australian share market finished lower on Thursday with most of the selling pressure coming from weakness in the major banks. Traders said the sell-off was fueled by comments from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), calling for governments to enact...

 2020-04-02 01:34 

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A Choppy Day Ahead, with U.S Weekly Jobless Claims the Only Distraction...

A quiet day on the economic calendar leaves the majors in the hands of government chatter and news updates on the coronavirus once more......

 2020-04-02 01:06 

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European Equities: Futures Point to a Slide at the Open, with No Stats to Distract...

Futures are pointing to a fall at the open for the DAX. A lack of stats will leave COVID-19 updates and chatter from governments in focus....

 2020-04-01 20:03 

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US Stock Market Overview Stocks Drop as Risk off Returns, REITs lead the Markets Lower...

Private payrolls drop...

 2020-04-01 12:43 

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U.S. Stocks Set To Open Sharply Lower On Virus Worries...

The market finds itself under pressure from new coronavirus data as Donald Trump warns Americans that the next two weeks will be painful....

 2020-04-01 12:29 

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The Coronavirus Continues To Impact The Financial Markets. Crude Oil And Equity Markets...

Market volatility will continue until the spread of the virus abates. The numbers suggest that we are some way off......

 2020-04-01 02:53 

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The Crypto Daily Movers and Shakers -01/04/20...

It's a bearish start to the day, with the bears in control following the March sell-off. A Bitcoin move through to $6,440 would signal a rebound....

 2020-04-01 02:16 

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Economic Data May not Be Enough to Shift Focus as COVID-19 Continues to Spread......

A busy economic calendar may not be enough to distract the markets. The virus continues to spread at a sharp pace in spite of lockdown measures......

 2020-04-01 01:39 

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European Equities: The Quarter May be Over but the Worst May Have Yet to Come...

As a dismal quarter comes to an end, economic uncertainty remains, with the coronavirus expected to deliver a Eurozone recession......

 2020-03-31 20:02 

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US Stock Market Overview Stocks Drop and Finish the Worst Quarter Since 2008...

Housing prices remain buoyed...

 2020-03-31 12:39 

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U.S. Stocks Point To A Lower Open As Optimism Fades...

U.S. stocks lose steam as positive data from China is offset by continuous surge in the number of coronavirus cases....

 2020-03-31 08:12 

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Asian Markets Mixed; China PMI Beats Forecasts but Fails to Impress Investors...

Australian shares finished lower on Tuesday after giving back earlier gains. Early in the session, the Aussie market extended its gains from the previous session, helped by quarter-end balancing and on measures to slow the spread of the coronavirus outbre...

 2020-03-31 03:15 

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European Equities: A Busy Economic Calendar and COVID-19 Numbers in Focus...

The Futures are pointing to a positive open. Economic data and COVID-19 numbers will need to provide some hope, however, to support a 2nd day in the green....

 2020-03-31 02:18 

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A Busy Economic Calendar Puts the EUR, GBP and USD in Focus...

PMI numbers out of China impress early. Will a busy economic calendar be enough to distract the markets from the continued spread of COVID-19?...

 2020-03-30 12:42 

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U.S. Stocks Mixed After Turbulent Weekend...

Market is undecided as the U.S. extends virus containment measures until the end of April....

 2020-03-30 12:29 

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Where is the Bottom of the Abyss? Too Many Views Simply Muddy the Waters...

Market volatility doesn't appear to be going anywhere and that's not going to change until the spread of the coronavirus slows and slows materially....

 2020-03-30 11:25 

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Aussie Market Posts Biggest One-Day Jump in History; Japan's Abe Promises 'Strong Stimulus Package'...

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Saturday said his government will compile Japan's "boldest ever" package of economic measures to address the impact of the new coronavirus....

 2020-03-30 07:12 

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Covid-19 in Italy: What is the Budget Deficit, Sovereign Debt and Credit Rating Outlook?...

Italy will find a way to meet the severe economic and fiscal challenges from the Covid-19 pandemic with the help of European institutions but the country's fundamentals will look very different after the crisis than before it...

 2020-03-30 04:08 

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The Crypto Daily Movers and Shakers -30/03/20...

It's a bullish start to the week for Bitcoin and the majors. A Bitcoin move through to $6,050 levels would signal a breakout....

 2020-03-30 03:18 

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The Dollar Finds Support as the Latest Coronavirus Numbers Weigh on Risk Appetite...

It's bearish start to the day, with the continued rise in coronavirus cases raising the prospects of a lengthier economic meltdown......

 2020-03-30 02:46 

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European Equities: Coronavirus Updates and Government Chatter in Focus...

Riskier assets came under pressure going into the European open. A sharp increase in new COVID-19 cases and more stringent containment measures weigh....

 2020-03-30 01:39 

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Asian Markets Pressured as Virus Containment Concerns Outweigh Stimulus Efforts...

Asian shares are also being dragged down by oil prices, which tumbled as fears mounted that the global shutdown for the coronavirus could last for months, doing untold harm to economies....

 2020-03-30 00:14 

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More Pain Ahead for US Investors Until Coronavirus Curve Starts Flattening...

At this time, we stand by our forecast for a minimum 50% to 61.8% correction of the entire rally from 2009 to 2020. That's the value area that will start bringing in the real buyers and not just the reactionary buyers....

 2020-03-29 11:39 

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Asian Markets: Nikkei Soars on US Stimulus Efforts, but Gains Limited by Coronavirus Uncertainties...

Despite last week's impressive gains, there are still some skeptics calling for renewed selling pressure on the Nikkei 225 Index after a rise in domestic coronavirus cases stoked worries of tougher domestic restrictions for social distancing....

 2020-03-29 06:11 

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The Week Ahead Coronavirus Updates and Hectic Economic Calendar to Keep the Markets Busy...

It's a particularly busy week ahead. Economic data, Brexit negotiations, and updates on the coronavirus will continue to keep the markets on edge....

 2020-03-29 03:03 

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U.S Mortgage Rates Hit Reverse as Applications Fall and the FED Delivers Stability...

Mortgage rates along with applications eased last week. There is uncertainty ahead for the housing sector as jobless claims surge....

 2020-03-29 01:46 

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The Crypto Daily Movers and Shakers -29/03/20...

It's another bearish start to the day for the majors. A Bitcoin move through to $6,300 levels would deliver support....

 2020-03-28 05:52 

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The Crypto Daily Movers and Shakers -28/03/20...

It's a bearish start to the day as Saturday's pullback continues into this morning. A Bitcoin move through to $6,500 would signal a breakout......

 2020-03-28 04:11 

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The Weekly Wrap A Dollar Slump, The Stimulus Bill, and The Coronavirus Grabbed the Headlines...

It was another hectic week in the global financial markets as the markets grappled with coronavirus news updates, fiscal stimulus, and weak economic data....

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