Risk-off as markets await Powell; Oil, Gold, Bitcoin

Financial markets remain on edge ahead of Fed Chair Powell’s crucial two days of House Congressional testimony that will begin on Wednesday.  Friday’s robust employment report, along with today’s better-than-expected NFIB Small Business Optimism survey…

Daily Markets Broadcast 2019-07-09

Posted 33 minutes agoShare Print Daily Markets Broadcast 2019-07-09 Caution rules Wall Street US indices edged lower for a second day yesterday as investors mulled possible outcomes from Fed Chairman Powell’s testimony later this week….

Daily Markets Broadcast 2019-07-08

Posted 2 minutes agoShare Print Daily Markets Broadcast 2019-07-08 US indices off highs despite strong payrolls US nonfarm payrolls rebounded strongly in June, data released Friday showed, but it was not enough to keep powering…

Daily Markets Broadcast 2019-07-05

Posted 36 minutes agoShare Print Daily Markets Broadcast 2019-07-05 US indices unmoved due to holiday Index futures were little changed overnight with Wall Street closed for the Independence Day holiday. Today focus shifts to the…

Markets mired on Independence Day

Indices off highs US indices eased back from record high levels in slow trading during the Asian morning today. The US Independence Day holiday took its toll on activity and liquidity as equities slid. US…