• The possible resignation of Theresa May’s will allow investors to breathe

    Investors in the European markets demonstrate defensive behaviors, as the German DAX and the British FTSE are trading in a negative territory.

  • Saudi Arabian political tension keeps prices elevated

    Oil prices have slowed their growth to the next level of the resistance, as the political turmoil in Saudi Arabia continues to serve as a powerful signal. This helps the markets strengthen the prospects of reducing the global supply of raw materials.

  • Japan is not ready for a change

    The Japanese Yen fell sharply on Monday, and the stock market is in better shape in more than 20 years, as Sunday’s elections did not alter political landscape of the country.

  • Republicans won in the US Senate

    The Dollar continues to alternate offensive with short-term corrections. The latest spurt can be attributed to the positive news from the US Senate, where Republicans managed to agree on budget estimates for 2018.

  • Is Yellen no longer interested in the markets?

    The Oil prices jumped on Monday, as the US government troops entered the city of Kirkuk controlled by the Kurdistan, which caused a decline in production.

  • Fed Official Says Divergence in Inflation Expectations Looks ‘Ominous’

    The US currency paused its rally after the President of the Federal Reserve of Dallas Robert Kaplan

  • OPEC’s Secretary General Prompts US Producers to Help Trim Oil Supply

    OPEC’s Secretary General Prompts US Producers to Help Trim Oil Supply

  • Is the business sentiments falling in Asia?

    The rising inflation in the UK forced consumers into spending more than average. Meanwhile, the Business confidense was declining in the Asian region.

  • What is happening on the US shale market?

    The largest shale mining concern sells their assets which could give way to OPEC take over the Oil market. Is the price of rivalry really this steep?

  • July CPI – the finishing touch to the defeat of the Dollar

    The monthly change in the CPI was 0.1% with a forecast of 0.2%, which completely drove the market sentiment into a general disheartening. There are also “clouds” gathering around the possible December increase.

  • Will the FED turn the attention back to itself?

    A two-day decline in the Gold prices may suggest that some bulls prefer to record profits before the American regulators meeting. Yet, most investors expect “peaceful” comments by Yellen.

  • Is Euro is setting a global trend?

    Yellen’s speech is likely going to pay attention to the inflation halt, external market risks, as well as the White House turmoil. This all calls the promised fiscal stimulus into question.

  • Are the EUR/USD corrections on their way?

    Today the report on PMI activity in Germany and the Eurozone turned out to be worse than expected. Coupled with the sluggish inflation dynamics in the Euro zone and a rather illogical rise after the ECB meeting, this all suggests that the European currency is overvalued and is waiting for corrections.

  • Scepticism is spreading on the Oil market

    The meeting of the Monitoring Committee will be held in St.Petersburg on Monday. Investors will carefully monitor possible Saudi Arabia’s announcements, which may have to reduce the supply by another 1 million barrels.

  • What state is the Oil market in?

    According to the forecast of EIA, shale production in August will increase by about 100K barrels. Comparing the production dynamics in the US and the OPEC countries with unlimited production, the latter significantly contribute to the glut of the market.