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Morning Markets Brief 5-10-2021

Summary and Price Action Rundown Global risk assets are mixed this morning as market participants digest last week’s rally and ponder the outlook for inflation amid high and rising commodity prices. S&P 500 futures indicate a 0.1% higher open after the index advanced 0.7% on Friday to surmount the prior … Continue reading “Morning Markets Brief 5-10-2021”

Morning Markets Brief – Nuanced Start to Earnings Season While Treasuries Take Inflation Data in Stride

Summary and Price Action Rundown Global risk assets are tentatively higher this morning as corporate earnings reporting season kicks off in earnest today with megabank results, while investors await more key US economic data tomorrow. S&P 500 futures point to slightly higher open after the index rose 0.3% yesterday, posting … Continue reading “Morning Markets Brief – Nuanced Start to Earnings Season While Treasuries Take Inflation Data in Stride”

Morning Markets Brief 2-8-2021

Summary and Price Action Rundown Global risk assets are building on last week’s gains as optimism continues to build for an impending economic recovery amid upbeat growth signals, upsized US fiscal stimulus, and expanding Covid-19 vaccine distribution. S&P 500 futures indicate a 0.3% higher open after the index advanced 4.7% … Continue reading “Morning Markets Brief 2-8-2021”

Five Minute Macro 8-2-2021

In this week’s Five Minute Macro, the Fed meeting provides more clarity on taper decisions while the market continues to struggle with Delta fears. The Senate worked through the weekend to finish the infrastructure bill, while risks in China remain elevated and earnings season continues.    

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