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Summary and Price Action Rundown Global risk assets are mixed this morning as the ongoing US stock rally pauses to digest Fed communications ahead of more consequential earnings this week. S&P 500 futures are indicating a 0.2% lower open after the index rose 4.3% last week, building on monthly gains … Continue reading “Morning Markets Brief”
Summary and Price Action Rundown Global risk assets are moderately lower this morning as the US and EU add to their sanctions regimes against Russia and more central banks pivot to a tighter stance. S&P 500 futures indicate a 0.3% lower open after the index advanced 0.8% yesterday, paring year-to-date … Continue reading “Morning Markets Brief 4-5-2022”
Summary and Price Action Rundown Global risk assets are steady as investors await today’s pivotal Federal Reserve decision and look ahead to key US labor market data. S&P 500 futures indicate a slightly lower open after the index added 0.4% yesterday, registering another all-time high and upping year-to-date returns to … Continue reading “Morning Markets Brief 11-3-2021”
Divergent central bank policy continues to roil markets while inflation is showing signs of easing and recession fears grow. UK policy whipsaws and systemic risks of a Fed overtightening continue to grow.