Podcast: New highs for US stocks, NatGas rips higher
Today we look at US equities pulling to new highs for the cycle, while volatility indicators continue to signal a reluctance to wax too complacent. Europe also posted a solid comeback yesterday after recent weakness. We also look at enormous price hop in Natural Gas yesterday in the US and possible takeaways of interest for future inflation, take status of the US dollar, check in on the strength of various equity themes and much more.
Podcast: Earnings blitz in coming seven trading days
Today we look at the S&P 500 and German DAX both poised right on resistance, while megacap, single-stock gyrations are cause for concern for the Nasdaq 100 index. It's all looking very pivotal for equities, commodities and the USD over the next few sessions technically and over the next seven trading days through the end of next week on the earnings release front.
Podcast: USD punching on major support, markets pivotal
Today we look at yesterday's equity market bounce from new local lows and the later boost to sentiment from a dovish turn from the Fed's Brainard as well as fresh COVID-19 vaccine hopes. Elsewhere, EURUSD is poking into a critical area while oil and silver are challenging resistance.