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Shares of SoftBank jumped 3.6 percent
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The Yen Holds Steady, Shares of SoftBank Soar

Today’s trading in Asia saw markets trade mostly higher. Australia struggled after a weak gross domestic product (GDP) report. Shares in Japan’s benchmark stock exchanged moved higher after US President-elect Donald Trump deal with SoftBank to invest in the US economy and create new jobs. In Australia, the ASX 200 was up about 0.91 percent. … Continue reading The Yen Holds Steady, Shares of SoftBank Soar

2 months ago

RBA Holds Rates; Asia moves Higher, Global Stocks Mostly Higher

This morning, the financial and equity markets in Asia and the Pacific Rim moved higher. The Central Bank of Australia (RBA) kept its headline cash rate the same and investor uncertainty with the failed Italian referendum vote is fading. In The Down Under, the S&P ASX 200 was up nearly 0.52 percent thanks to strength … Continue reading RBA Holds Rates; Asia moves Higher, Global Stocks Mostly Higher

Renzi said the voters showed a clear rejection of any legislative reform
2 months ago

The Euro Hits a Fresh 20 Month Low after Renzi’s Defeat

This morning, during Asian trade hours, the euro has hit a 20 month low as investors are digesting the implications of the No Vote in Italy after Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi was embarrassed over a vote regarding constitutional reforms. Many of the Asian markets were in the red this morning, as the S&P ASX … Continue reading The Euro Hits a Fresh 20 Month Low after Renzi’s Defeat

Nikkei Jumps 2% on the OPEC Deal
2 months ago

Nikkei Jumps 2% on The OPEC Deal

This morning, Japan’s benchmark Nikkei surged more than two percent on the heels of sold manufacturing surveys out of China and upbeat sentiment following the recent OPEC deal to cut oil production. This is the first deal to cut production since 2008. The Nikkei 225 jumped 2.25 percent, led by energy plays like Inpex which … Continue reading Nikkei Jumps 2% on The OPEC Deal

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James Hyerczyk

Annual Global Indices Outlook – 2016

The major global stock indexes were relatively strong in 2016 with most of the year’s gains coming in the last two months of the year. In the U.S., for example, a post-election rally drove all the major indexes to record highs. The smaller-cap, Russell 2000 Index, which is typically the most volatile, performed the best. … Continue reading Annual Global Indices Outlook – 2016

James Hyerczyk

S&P/ASX 200 Fundamental Analysis – September 16, 2016 Forecast

The S&P/ASX 200 Index is expected to follow the lead of the strong U.S. stock market and open up higher on Friday. The early call is for an opening about 0.20% higher. On Thursday, the index closed at 5239.90, up 12.20 or +0.23%. The price action suggests the market may have found support near the … Continue reading S&P/ASX 200 Fundamental Analysis – September 16, 2016 Forecast

James Hyerczyk

S&P/ASX 200 Fundamental Analysis – September 15, 2016 Forecast

Australian stocks rebounded from four-straight losing sessions on Wednesday, supported by a strong performance in the financial sector which reacted positively to strong demand for the country’s 30-year bond auction. The S&P/ASX 200 closed higher, finishing up 19.92, or 0.4 percent, at 5227.70. The index did not get much guidance from U.S. stock indices so … Continue reading S&P/ASX 200 Fundamental Analysis – September 15, 2016 Forecast

James Hyerczyk

S&P/ASX 200 Fundamental Analysis – September 14, 2016 Forecast

Australian shares fell for a fourth-straight session on Tuesday, with the S&P/ASX 200 closing at 5207.80, down 11.81 points or -0.20 percent. It was the lowest finish since the index closed at 5197.50 on July 6. Traders blamed a decline in financial and energy stocks for the weakness. Although the U.S. markets posted a strong … Continue reading S&P/ASX 200 Fundamental Analysis – September 14, 2016 Forecast

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