<strong>Soft Markets Digest Mixed Earnings and Await Central Bank Speeches</strong>

Stock markets around the world are in retreat this morning. US index futures are down 0.6% to 1.2% with NASDAQ futures leading the way downward. In Europe today, the Dax is down 0.9% and the FTSE is down 0.25%. Currency

<strong>Steady Markets Await a Day For Big Speeches</strong>

After US indices finished flat to down 1.0% yesterday, US indices have stabilized this morning trading between a decline of 0.1% for Dow Futures and a gain of 0.3% for NASDAQ futures. Market action is mixed in Europe as well

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Earnings and Guidance Send Stocks Downward; Bank of...

With investors digesting a mixed round of earnings reports from North America, US index futures are down across the board with Dow futures falling 0.6% and NASDAQ futures diving 1.3%. In Europe today, the Dax is down 0.5% and the

SIA Wealth Advisor Webinar – Year-End Review and 2023 Outlook – January 19, 202...

SIA Wealth Management provided a year-end review and outlook for 2023, recorded from a live webinar on January 19, 2023 at 12:00pm MT/ 2:00pm ET Topics: • Volatility and Tactical Investing • Presidential Cycle and Seasonality • Inflation and Interest

China Reopening Boosts Markets While Investors Await Inflation Numbers

New steps toward easing COVID restrictions in China have sparked rallies in China-sensitive markets this morning including a 3.1% pop for WTI Crude Oil, a 1.0% gain for Copper and a 3.4% jump for the Hang Seng. The Canadian and

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US equity markets remain under pressure today. NASDAQ futures are down 0.9% adding to yesterday’s 2.0% NASDAQ drop, while Dow futures are down 0.3% adding to yesterday’s 1.0% Dow decline. Overnight, the Hang Seng dropped 3.2% after China reported a

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Stocks Backtrack as Investors Await Central Bank Decisions

Yesterday’s rally in North American equity markets that saw the three main US indices gain 1.0% to 2.2% came to an abrupt just after the close yesterday. Upward momentum reversed following Alphabet’s earnings disappointment ($1.06 vs street $1.26, down 6.5%

Treasury Yields Climb As Investors Await Bank of Canada and Beige Book

Interest rate and central bank news dominates the calendar today and tomorrow. The Bank of Canada’s latest interest rate decision and statement is due at 10:00 am EDT with the Governing Council widely expected to announce a 0.75% rate increase,

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North American stock markets have returned to trading this morning with traders in more of an upbeat mood. The three main US index futures contracts are up 0.4% to 0.5%, clawing back some of Friday’s losses of 1.0% to 1.3%

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Consumer Prices and Central Banks In the Spotlight Today

US index futures had been trying to mount a comeback this morning, but the bottom has fallen out and gains have quickly turned into losses following the release of a red-hot US consumer price inflation report. US inflation continued to