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US Dollar And Bond Yields Slammed

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the Markets Just yesterday, I talked about how bond yields have been slipping and sliding despite the Fed’s efforts of hiking rates in December and March. The 10-year yield has dropped from 2.62% to 2.26% … Continue reading

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Uncertainty Reigns; Dollar Gets Pummeled

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the Markets Uncertainty and volatility reigned supreme as Secretary of State Tillerson’s meeting in Russia initially generated a small relief rally in the dollar with bond yields shooting higher. Then the hammer came down as … Continue reading

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Dollar And Financials Head South; Equities Recover

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the Markets Equities looked to be on a slippery slope this morning with all indexes starting the day being underwater by about -1%. For a change, dip buyers stepped in and off to the races … Continue reading

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Banks & Stocks Bleed While Gold Shines

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the Markets An early rally attempt driven by Apple reaching new all-time highs was rebuffed in a hurry, as worries surfaced that Trump may not be able to deliver on his promised tax cuts as … Continue reading

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Dow Slices Through The 20,000 Milestone Marker

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the Markets It seemed like forever, but it’s been only 28 days of treading water before upward momentum was sufficient enough to conquer the 20k milestone. Looking back to the 800 plus point drop in … Continue reading

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Markets Reacting Awkward Despite Solid Earnings Reports

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the Markets Stocks ended mixed today, apart from the Dow, which climbed for an eighth straight day and notched a new closing high. While the S&P 500 closed in the red today, don’t forget … Continue reading

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