Jeffrey D Saut's picture

I stopped my rental car in the middle of a cluster of giant sequoia trees while driving to one of my speaking engagements in northern California last week. I have always been overwhelmed with these beautiful “beasts” and...

Pater Tenebrarum's picture

Few markets are as widely misunderstood and subject to as many misconceptions as the gold market. Many of these misconceptions stem from gold’s dual characteristics as a commodity and money. Is it actually...

Sheraz Mian's picture

Stocks opened in the red this morning, with Greece cited again as the culprit following another inconclusive meeting with its creditors on Monday. Greece notwithstanding, stocks have had a good run in...

Sober Look's picture

The Greece-Eurozone dispute has received a great deal of attention in the media in recent weeks. It seems however that contradicting statements and polarized views - many tainted by various political agendas...

Patrick O'Hare's picture

The start of February has been déjà vu all over again, and investors who are long the market can only hope that remains the case, because if the action seen so far this year follows last year's script, 2015 will end up...

Cris Sheridan's picture

Stocks ended Friday on a very positive note with not only the Dow crossing back above 18,000 but with the S&P 500 and the Russell 2000 both reaching new record highs. In case you didn’t see Wednesday’s piece, I gave three...

Sy Harding's picture

There are reasons in the technical charts, in the fundamentals, and in investor sentiment, to believe gold is ready for at least a tradable bear market rally. In a January column, I noted that gold plunged 48%...

Oil Price's picture

The International Energy Agency says the price of crude, which plunged since June, will end fairly soon, but cautions oil producers that they won’t see a barrel of oil selling at over $100 as they did before...

Sheraz Mian's picture

Stocks appear on track to continue the positive momentum from Thursday in today’s session, with positive news out of Europe helping boost sentiment. Good to know that Europe is capable of producing...

Marc Chandler's picture

What a difference a week makes. Last week's US employment data had put the dollar bulls back into control. Developments over the last 24-48 hours have seen the reins slip from their hands. Three developments in...

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