The Markets

    Jul 19, 2018

Earnings to push the S&P higher

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Heading into the peak weeks of the second quarter, earnings season and the S&P 500 are challenging their January highs. Now, investors are wondering if these earnings...

    Jul 17, 2018

Markets maintain positive movement, with a side of volatility

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This month’s macroeconomic themes focused around tariffs, labor, and the Fed’s stance on rates. Yet, despite the...

    Jul 17, 2018

Emerging markets submerged

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Emerging market (EM) stocks, bonds, and currencies have experienced heavy redemptions in recent months, driving pricing sharply lower...

    Jul 2, 2018

Mexican election hits financial markets

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Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (AMLO) swept the nation of Mexico in a landslide election win, with his Moreno party taking not only the...

    Jun 29, 2018

Everything to know about the market in 8 charts

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The second quarter gross domestic product (GDP) print is likely to be the strongest observed in several years...

    Jun 29, 2018

World Cup: High stakes, low volumes!

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The group stage is complete. Next up, elimination rounds. An event of this size is bound to have an impact, as the World Cup is among the biggest sporting events in the world...

    Jun 21, 2018

Three reasons why a pickup in M&A activity is likely

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After a favorable court ruling, Comcast launched a $65 billion bid for 21st Century Fox, thereby kicking off a bidding war eventually won by...

    Jun 19, 2018

Trade brinkmanship – a risky game

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Markets are again under pressure because of escalating trade tensions, after the Trump administration raised the stakes significantly...