Investors begin the week Tuesday with what could be a quiet day of trading after the holiday weekend.
(4 months ago)
(Reuters) - Investigators from the agency that regulates power markets have found a unit of JPMorgan Chase & Co manipulated trading in the California and Michigan electricity markets, the New York Times reported, in what would be the latest government crackdown on trading abuses in the markets.
(1 month and 16 days ago)
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Monday's trading action was a not-so-gentle reminder that volatility still exists. We've perhaps grown a bit complacent, because we have not experienced trading action like that in quite a while. One way that I measure market volatility is the number of days that the S&P 500 rises or falls at least 1%. It's a fairly simple indicator for sure. Year...
(2 months and 5 days ago)
All major US cash equity indices closed an odd shade of 'green' today which some have called 'red' - though only marginally and Treasuries ended the day practically unchanged (with 10Y +1bps). But the real action took place away from these two asset-classes. Precious metals were monkey-hammered at their open overnight but staged a miraculous recovery leaving gold with its...
(30 days ago)
The FTSE 100 suffered its worst day in exactly a year yesterday as stock markets across the world cracked on...
(26 days ago)
ARDMORE, Pa. (AP) -- Tiger Woods made birdie at the first hole, only to watch his day go racing downhill from there.
(3 days ago)
ARDMORE, Pa. (AP) -- Tiger Woods made birdie at the first hole, only to watch his day go racing downhill from there....
(3 days ago)
ARDMORE, Pa. (AP) - Tiger Woods made birdie at the first hole, only to watch his day go racing downhill from there.
(3 days ago)
LONDON (AP) - Uncertainty over the U.S. Federal Reserve's course of action ahead of a run of major economic news kept investors on edge Monday on the first trading day of the month. Turkish shares were faring worst as investors took fright after three days of anti-government protests.
(16 days ago)
It would appear the connections that have been supporting stocks for weeks are beginning to break a little. As the following two charts show, JPY carry trades and bond markets are suggesting rough-sledding ahead for the risk-on crowd. Meanwhile, AMZN is having its worst day in 15 months... and bonus chart of the day...AMZN's worst day in 15 months Charts: Bloomberg
(1 month and 23 days ago)
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