Before the Open (Nov 21-25)

Good morning. Happy Friday. The Asian/Pacific markets were mixed. Even within Japan, China and Hong Kong, there were up and down segments of their markets. Europe, Africa and the Middle East are currently mixed and little changed. Futures in the States point towards a flat open for the cash market. ————— Leavitt Brothers Overview –>> […]

Before the Open (Nov 14-18)

Good morning. Happy Friday. The Asian/Pacific markets were mixed. New Zealand, Indonesia and the Philippines did well; China and Hong Kong were weak. Europe, Africa and the Middle East are currently doing well. The UK, France, Germany, Switzerland, Hungary, Spain, the Netherlands, Italy, Austria and Sweden are leading; Russia is down. Futures in the States […]

Before the Open (Nov 7-11)

Good morning. Happy Friday. The Asian/Pacific markets huge gains. Japan, China, Hong Kong, South Korea, India, Taiwan, Australia, Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, Thailand and the Philippines all participated. Europe, Africa and the Middle East, which were open during US hours yesterday, currently lean up, but there aren’t many big winners. Turkey, South Africa, Hungary and the […]

Before the Open (Oct 31-Nov 4)

Good morning. Happy Friday. The Asian/Pacific markets were on different pages. China and Hong Kong posted big gains. South Korea and Malaysia did well; Japan was weak. Europe, Africa and the Middle East are currently up big. The UK, Poland, France, Germany, Turkey, South Africa, Finland, Norway, Hungary, the Netherlands, Italy, Austria, the Czech Republic […]

Before the Open (Oct 17-21)

Good morning. Happy Friday. The Asian/Pacific markets leaned down. Japan, Taiwan, Australia, Singapore and the Philippines were weak; Malaysia and Indonesia did well. Europe, Africa and the Middle East are currently weak. Denmark, Poland, France, Germany, Norway, Hungary, Singapore, Italy and Austria are down 1%. Futures in the States point towards a flat open for […]

Before the Open (Oct 10-14)

Good morning. Happy Friday. The Asian/Pacific markets were mostly strong. Japan, China, Hong Kong, South Korea, Taiwan and Australia posted big gains; Indonesia was weak. Europe, Africa and the Middle East are currently up big. The UK, Denmark, Poland, France, Turkey, Germany, Greece, Finland, Sweden, Hungary, Spain, the Netherlands, Italy and Portugal are up 1% […]

Before the Open (Oct 3-7)

Good morning. Happy Friday. The Asian/Pacific markets were weak. Japan, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Australia, Malaysia and Indonesia posted the biggest losses. Europe, Africa and the Middle East currently lean down. Turkey is down, but Denmark, Poland, Russia, Finland and Sweden are down. Futures in the States point towards a moderate gap down open, thanks to […]

Before the Open (Sep 26-30)

Good morning. Happy Friday. The Asian/Pacific markets got hit hard. Japan, China, Taiwan, Australia, New Zealand and the Philippines suffered big losses; India did well. Europe, Africa and the Middle East currently lean up but are mostly quiet. Finland, Norway, Hungary, Saudi Arabia and the Czech Republic are up 1% or more. Futures in the […]

Before the Open (Sep 19-23)

Good morning. Happy Friday. The Asian/Pacific markets suffered big losses. China, Hong Kong, South Korea, India, Taiwan Australia, Malaysia and Singapore dropped 1% or more. Europe, Africa and the Middle East are currently down big. The UK, Denmark, Poland, France, Germany, Russia, Greece, South Africa, Finland, Sweden, Norway, Hungary, Spain, the Netherlands, Italy, Portugal, Austria, […]

Before the Open (Sep 12-16)

Good morning. Happy Friday. The Asian/Pacific suffered big losses. Japan, China, Hong Kong, South Korea, India, Taiwan, Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and Thailand all participated. Europe, Africa and the Middle East are currently down big. The UAE is up, but Denmark, Poland, France, Germany, Russia, South Africa, Finland, Norway, Hungary, Spain, the Netherlands, Italy, Austria, […]