Bargains Prevail in U.S. Small Caps
Mixed Oct Returns for Singapore’s Most Traded Non-STI Stocks
Ahead of the final trading session of the month, Singapore’s 30 most traded stocks by turnover this year that are outside of the STI, averaged 6% declines in October. ...more
Gold and Metals Under the Seasonal Magnifying Glass
US MBS Agency Performance October 2022: MBS Finishes Weakly after Earlier Impressive Rebound
Just when the MBS Agency market seemed destined for a winning month, Halloween arrived and wiped out those good efforts and another losing month was posted. ...more
Meta Platforms Is Blowing Through Billions Of Dollars In Free Cash Flow. Will The Metaverse Bet Pay Off?
On the Future Path of Rates: Pause Does not Equal Pivot
Powell Blows Prevailing Wind of Disappointment
The message from Fed Chair Powell yesterday was a downer for the stock market, which traded down as that message was being heard. ...more
Breaking New Ground
The idea behind Groundbreakers is to gather leaders from across the ecosystem of global commerce, energy, logistics and more to learn how they see the future. ...more
Chart Advisor: Rate Hike Reversal – Markets tumble as investors react to the latest statements from the FOMC.
GBPAUD Retests Key 1.80 Level
Is a Pause the New Pivot?
Amazon’s ‘Treasure Truck’ Deal Comes To Screeching Halt
Amazon.com, Inc will reportedly put to an end its "Treasure Truck" deals which gave customers deals-of-the-day via text message. ...more
Crypto Markets Become Volatile Again as DOGE Surged 124% in October
A Santa Claus Rally in Buybacks? A Record Year Shaping Up.
FOMC Preview: Inflation Battle Requires Fed to Dig in Deeper
How the Stock Market Pullback has Reshaped Convertible Opportunities
Convertible securities are hybrid investments that can behave like stocks or like bonds. Given the recent decline in stock prices, how has that impacted the opportunities we’re finding in the market? ...more
2 Hydrogen Stocks For Your November 2022 Watchlist
What You Missed This Week in Video Games
Activision Blizzard said that "Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II," has become the number one top-selling opening weekend ever in the franchise, delivering more than $800M worldwide in sell-through following the first three days from its release on October 28. ...more
ECB Promises More Rate Hikes, But the Language Softens
The European Central Bank (ECB) raised its interest rate by another 75 basis points (bps) to 1.5% at the October meeting, bringing its policy rate now within the band of most estimates for a neutral configuration for the euro area. ...more
How Seaweed Can Fight Global Warming
Stephen Turner managed to make a discussion of seaweed interesting without in any way shaking my association of Aussies with conviviality. ...more
Trouble Ahead for U.S. Housing?
Stocks Fall as FOMC Meets – U.S. markets fall ahead of tomorrow’s key interest rate decision.
Silver (SI) Consolidates Just Below Key 20 Level Ahead of FOMC
Stocks Drop On November 1, 2022, As Hawks Prepare To Take Flight
The Most Hated Bear Market Rally
U.S. equity benchmarks, along with other risk-assets, are broadly higher to start the new month. Is this the early stages of another hated bear market rally? ...more
China’s economy has been stuck in a long, dark tunnel, and there’s still no light in sight. ...more