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Japan Nikkei Closing Up 3.01% Euro Stock Futures Up (Risk on mood)

European stock futures noticeably higher

FTSE futures +0.91%
DAX futures +1.12%
CAC40 futures +1.23%

US Stock futures up

SPX500 futures +0.43%
DOW futures +0.41%
NASDAQ futures +0.49%

Stock Market

Are the Equity Markets Smelling it First?

In answer to a question that I posed previously (reposted at the bottom of this blog entry) “I really have no idea what to do now with my savings?” there is one “asset” which from present levels would return 25% if it were to revert to its 10 year average, and quite a bit more if people suddenly became interested in owning this asset in a hurry. 1,075 more words

Federal Reserve

Don't Get Dazzled by Glittering Growth

Over the past year, investors have become increasingly excited over “hot industries” such as biotechnology, social media, or online retailing. The harsh selloff in these stocks over the past few weeks should remind the investor against animal spirits and irrational exuberance. 170 more words


Exciting Week Ahead of Us

This post is intended to be short but will be a follow-up to last week’s post on the S&P 500 as well as a forecast of the upcoming in the FX market only. 597 more words

Trade Ideas

The brutal tech stock selloff is already over—at least for one well-known company

Yes, it’s been an ugly few weeks for high-flying tech stocks. But as rough as it’s been, just before midday today, Facebook was up nearly 6% this week. 84 more words