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Buy Dollar During Its Retracement? FOMC Minutes Say That You Should

So far this year, FOMC committee members have been remarkably united in setting monetary policy. The November minutes will likely reveal a consensus among policymakers that the Fed needs to slow rate...

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Is It Another Bear Market Rally? We Do Not Think So

Technology stocks last week staged their biggest comeback since the global financial crisis. Some investors still are not sold on the sector

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The Bottom Is Here, And It’s Time To Go Long

The US CPI data, which will be announced later this week, will probably reveal that the Fed's rate rises have already had some effects on the economy. As a result, the data may imply that a 50bp...

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Tempted To Buy The Dip On Tech Stocks? FOMC Will Reveal If It Is Time

Fed officials are planning towards another interest-rate rise of 0.75 percentage points at their coming meeting this week and are likely to debate then whether and how to signal plans to approve a...

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How To Predict Upcoming Intervention In Financial Market? Maybe From Bonds

Japan intervened in the foreign exchange market on Friday to buy yen for the second time in a month after the currency hit a 32-year low near 152 to the dollar. The next question is: Central banks’...

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US Jobs Data Crushed Hopes On Fed To Change Tone

The robust September US jobs report significantly bolsters the case for a fourth consecutive 75-basis-point hike at the November FOMC meeting. The labour market remains tight, and the supply of...

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Will Sterling Drop To Parity Against Dollar?

Sterling crashes on mounting fiscal concerns, printing a record-low 1.035 against the dollar before recovering to around 1.050-handle.

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Don’t Expect Fed to Soften Any Time Soon

August’s inflation reports disappointed investors who were looking for signs price pressures are easing enough, to let the Federal Reserve dial back its rate hikes. But traders are still betting...

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Dollar Weakness May Be Short-Lived As CPI Results Would Not Change Fed’s 75bps Hike Outcome

The read across from any US dollar weakness will be a key input into global risk assets in the week ahead. Whether it is a correction within an ongoing mega-bull trend for the greenback or the start...

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Equity Volatility To Return After Jackson Hole Symposium

Federal Reserve Chair, Jerome Powell, issued a fresh warning to investors doubting his resolve to fight inflation: interest rates are heading higher and will stay there for some time.

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Powell May Frighten Market This Week At Jackson Hole Symposium

US equity futures extended losses as the week of the Jackson Hole Symposium began, and the 10-year Treasury yields and the Dollar Index are running near four-week highs. This sends one message: The...

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Will There Be Another 75bps Hike In September?

The gains in jobs and wages are inconsistent with the central bank’s goal of stable prices. That means the Fed may continue raising the rates, which is good news for the dollar.

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Fed To Slow Tightening Pace After Weak GDP? It Is A Naive Fantasy

The dollar dropped, stocks rallied, and US bond yield fell. That was the market reaction we saw last week. The question is will these price reactions be sustainable?

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Super Week Coming: Earnings, Fed And GDP Show That Markets Will Be Extremely Volatile

It is a big week. More than a third of companies in the S&P 500 will be releasing their Q2 earnings reports during this period, including many large tech names. In addition, the Fed's July meeting is...

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Unstoppable Dollar Puts Financial Assets At Risk Amid Fed’s No-Mercy Tightening

The dollar’s strength is becoming a self-reinforcing risk, which could become a headwind to world economic growth and put financial markets at risk. Should the dollar continue to rise, risk assets,...

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All You Need To Know At The Beginning Of The Second Half Of The Year From Stocks To FX

Fed is likely to hike another 75bps in July before slowing down the hiking pace from September to December and the Fed fund rate should be around 3% by end of the year.

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How To Outperform When Fed Policy Damages Both Stocks and Bonds

With a potential economic recession and an aggressive Fed rate hike path, stocks have yet to reach the bottom, and gold may rise again as a safe haven.

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U.S. CPI This Week May Decide Dollar’s Next Direction

A run of mixed economic data is dragging the U.S. dollar, stalling a rally that has rippled through the economy and financial markets. However, inflation data this week could be a game-changer.

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Market Recovers As Strong Earnings Offset “Dreadful Recession Headlines”

U.S. stocks are on track to break a seven-week losing streak as recession fears cool amid a slew of strong quarterly earnings reports.

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Did Fed Hint Investors To Sell Stocks And Buy Dollar?

As a major support system for Wall Street, the Fed is going its own way these days, taking on the inflation fight. Its leading officials say it is pivotal to protect the U.S. economy, even if it...

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