Markets Reverse Course as Fed Decision Day Arrives

Throughout September, the upcoming Fed decision on interest rates and member forecasts on the future of US interest rates has been looming over world markets and investor sentiment. Today the highly anticipated news arrives at 2:00 pm EDT. The Fed

Focus Turns To Consumer Spending

US markets have partially reversed some of yesterday’s action overnight. NASDAQ futures are up 0.4%, clawing back some of yesterday’s big 2.0% drop, while Dow Futures are flat after climbing 0.5% yesterday to continue a nine-day winning streak. European markets

March Winds Down With Commodities In Retreat

March appears to be going out like a lion in commodity markets, particularly energy contracts where WTI crude oi lis down 6.2%, Brent crude is down 5.6%, gasoline is down 4.2% and natural gas is down 1.8%. There haven’t been

Stocks Backslide as China GDP Growth Disappoints

Stock markets around the world have started the new trading week on their back feet, giving back some of Friday’s gains. US index futures are down 0.3%-0.4%, while in Europe, the Dax is down 0.6% and the FTSE is down

There’s more room for commodities to run longer-term: BNN Bloomberg

Chief Market Strategist Colin Cieszynski, CFA, CMT recently appeared on BNN Bloomberg where he discussed commodity prices, inflation, relative strength and tactical rotation within equity markets. Link: There’s more room for commodities to run longer-term: SIA Wealth Management’s Cieszynski – Video – BNN (

Markets Pause To Consolidate Monday Rally

After starting the week and month off strong with gains of 2.0% to 3.0%, US index futures are flat this morning while investors digest yesterday’s news and market action. Overseas bourses are mixed with the Dax up 0.5% and the