Bank of Canada Kicks Off Central Bank Week

The last full business week ahead of the two-week holiday season is looking to be a busy one with six of the largest central banks holding meetings, announcing monetary policy strategies and providing economic updates. The Bank of Canada kicks

NASDAQ Slides with Technology and Social Media Stocks Under Pressure

Although US bank earnings were well received to kick off the current earnings season, it has become increasingly clear that investor reaction to results could vary dramatically between sectors. In particular, investors appear to be getting rattled by reports from

Energy Rally Continues, Stocks Slide as Rising Rates Boost the US Dollar

This morning’s trading action finds world markets very choppy amid changing capital flows. Energy prices are soaring again with Brent Crude regaining the $80.00/bbl level and WTI crude rising 1.1%. A slower than expected recovery in US Gulf of Mexico