Before the Open (May 16-20)

Good morning. Happy Friday. The Asian/Pacific markets posted solid gains. Japan, China, Hong Kong, South Korea, India, Australia, Singapore, Thailand and Singapore each rallied at least 1%. Europe, Africa and the Middle East are currently down big. The UK, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Finland, Norway, Hungary, Spain, the Netherlands, Italy, Austria and Sweden are up […]

Before the Open (May 9-13)

Good morning. Happy Friday. The Asian/Pacific markets did very well. Japan, China, Hong Kong, South Korea, Taiwan and Australia did great; the Philippines were weak. Europe, Africa and the Middle East are currently doing well too. The UK, Poland, France, Turkey, Germany, Greece, the UAE, Finland, Switzerland, Norway, Hungary, Spain, the Netherlands, Italy and the […]

Before the Open (May 2-6)

Good morning. Happy Friday. The Asian/Pacific markets posted big losses. Japan did okay, but China, Hong Kong, South Korea, India, Taiwan, Australia, New Zealand, Malaysia, Singapore and the Philippines were down big. Europe, Africa and the Middle East are also doing poorly. Denmark, Poland, France, Germany, Greece, South Africa, Norway, Netherlands and Sweden are down […]

Before the Open (Apr 25 – 29)

Good morning. Happy Friday. The Asian/Pacific did well overall, with outliers in both directions. China and Hong Kong were up big; South Korea, Taiwan and Australia did well too. India was weak; the Philippines was down big. Europe, Africa and the Middle East are mostly up. The UK, Denmark, France, Germany, Russia, South Africa, Switzerland, […]

Before the Open (Apr 18-22)

Good morning. Happy Friday. The Asian/Pacific were mostly weak. China did okay, but Japan, South Korea, India, Taiwan, Australia, Indonesia and the Philippines were weak. Europe, Africa and the Middle East are mostly down. The UK, France, Germany, Poland, Russia, South Africa, Norway, the Netherlands, Italy and Sweden are posting big losses. Futures in the […]

Before the Open (Apr 11-15)

Good morning. Happy Thursday. The Asian/Pacific markets leaned up. Japan, China and Hong Kong did well. South Korea was weak. The Europe, Africa and the Middle East markets are doing well. France, Germany, South Africa, Finland, Switzerland, Norway, Hungary, Spain, the Netherlands, Italy, Portugal, Austria and Saudi Arabia are up; Poland, Russia and Greece are […]

Before the Open (Apr 4-8)

Good morning. Happy Friday. The Asian/Pacific markets closed mostly up. China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia and the Philippines were led. The Europe, Africa and the Middle East markets are mostly up. The UK, France, Turkey, Germany, the UAE, Greece, South Africa, Finland, Norway, Hungary, Spain, the Netherlands, Italy, Austria and the Czech Republic are doing […]

Before the Open (Mar 28 – Apr 1)

Good morning. Happy Friday. The Asian/Pacific markets where split. China, India and Malaysia did well; South Korea, Taiwan and the Philippines were weak. Europe, Africa and the Middle East are currently doing well. Poland, Turkey, Russia, Greece, Finland, Spain, the Netherlands, Italy and Austria are leading. Futures in the States point towards a positive open […]

Before the Open (Mar 21-25)

Good morning. Happy Friday. With the exception of China and Hong Kong, which posted sizable losses, the Asian/Pacific markets were mixed. Europe, Africa and the Middle East are currently mixed. France, Turkey, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy and Portugal are up; Denmark, Greece, Finland and the Czech Republic are down. Futures in the States point towards […]

Before the Open (Mar 14-18)

Good morning. Happy Friday. The Asian/Pacific markets leaned up. Japan, China, South Korea, India, Australia and New Zealand did well; the Philippines was weak. Europe, Africa and the Middle East currently lean down. South Africa and Saudi Arabia are up; the UK, France, Germany, the UAE, Finland, Hungary, Spain, Italy and Austria are down. Futures […]