Before the Open (Jun 21-25)

Good morning. Happy Monday. Hope you had a good weekend. The Asian/Pacific markets were weak. China did well, but Japan, Hong Kong, South Korea, Taiwan, Australia, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand posted moderate losses. Europe, Africa and the Middle East are currently mixed. Germany, Hungary, Portugal, Sweden and Saudi Arabia are up; Poland, Russia and Greece […]

Before the Open (Jun 14-18)

Good morning. Happy Friday. Happy Quad Witching Day. The Asian/Pacific markets were mixed. Hong Kong and Malaysia did well; Japan, Indonesia and the Philippines were weak. Europe, Africa and the Middle East are currently down big. The UK, France, Turkey, Germany, Russia, Greece, South Africa, Finland, Norway, Hungary, Spain, the Netherlands, Austria, Israel, Portugal and […]

Before the Open (Jun 1-4)

Good morning. Happy Friday. Happy Employment Numbers Day. The Asian/Pacific markets leaned down. China, New Zealand and Australia posted gains; Hong Kong, South Korea, Taiwan, Malaysia, India, Singapore and Thailand closed down. Europe, Africa and the Middle East are currently mixed and little changed. Norway and Hungary are up; Spain and Israel are down. Futures […]

Before the Open (May 24-28)

Good morning. Happy Friday. The Asian/Pacific markets leaned up. Japan, South Korea, India, Taiwan and Australia did well; Hong Kong and New Zealand were weak. Europe, Africa and the Middle East are currently mostly up. Denmark, Poland, France, Germany, South Africa, Finland, Switzerland, Norway and Hungary are leading. Futures in the States point towards a […]

Before the Open (May 17-21)

Good morning. Happy Friday. The Asian/Pacific markets were split. Japan, India and Taiwan did well; China and Malaysia were weak. Europe, Africa and the Middle East are currently doing great. Denmark, Poland, France, Turkey, Russia, South Africa, Finland, Norway, Spain, the Netherlands, Italy, Israel and the Czech Republic are leading. Greece is down big. Futures […]

Before the Open (May 10-14)

Good morning. Happy Friday. The Asian/Pacific markets mostly did well. Japan, China, Hong Kong, South Korea and Taiwan all posted solid gains. Singapore was weak. Europe, Africa and the Middle East are currently doing great. The UK, France, Germany, Finland, Hungary, Spain, Portugal, Israel, Austria, Sweden, Saudi Arabia and the Czech Republic are leading. Futures […]

Before the Open (Apr 26-30)

Good morning. Happy Friday. The Asian/Pacific markets were very weak. Japan, China, Hong Kong, South Korea, India, Australia, Thailand and the Philippines posted big losses. Europe, Africa and the Middle East currently lean down. Denmark, the UAE, Russia, South Africa, Norway, Hungary, Austria, Sweden and Saudi Arabia are down the most. Futures in the States […]

Before the Open (Apr 19-23)

Good morning. Happy Friday. The Asian/Pacific markets were split. China, Hong Kong, New Zealand, Taiwan and Indonesia did well; Japan, India, Thailand and the Philippines were weak. Europe, Africa and the Middle East are currently mostly down. The UAE is doing well, but the UK, Poland, France, Germany, Switzerland, Spain, Italy and the Czech Republic […]