November 17, 2015 by Dan • Commentary

From yesterday’s open, the first since the tragic terrorist attacks in Paris on Friday night, France’s stock market, the CAC 40 Index is up about 3.25% from its short lived lows, and global stocks have been …

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November 6, 2015 by Dan • Commentary

While we’ve spent all this time debating when the U.S. Federal Reserve will raise the Fed Funds rate for the first time since 2006, there has been little discussion on wether the ECB will continue on its …

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May 19, 2015 by Dan • Commentary

European stocks are partying today on news from an ECB executive board member that they will “front load” bond purchases in May and June in front of what they expect to be poor liquidity in …

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May 19, 2015 by Dan • Commentary

If Q1 GDP is revised lower from its reported 0.2 gain (well below the prior quarter’s 2.2% gain) it will mark the third negative Q1 print since 2011.  Cold rain and snow apparently wreaked havoc on …

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March 5, 2015 by Dan • Commentary

Hallelujah!! ECB QE is here. And you know the old saying, don’t fight the ECB. But will the ECB pack the same sort of rip your face off sort of umph that Federal Reserve’s relentless …

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