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Charting market cross currents, S&P 500 maintains 200-day average

Technically speaking, the major U.S. benchmarks are poised to conclude June against an increasingly uneven, but still generally bullish, bigger-picture backdrop, writes Michael Ashbaugh.

by Michael Ashbaugh
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Asian markets gain on renewed optimism after Wall Street’s rally

Asian shares rose Tuesday, cheered by a rally on Wally Street reflecting some optimism over stronger than expected economic data, despite widening coronavirus outbreaks.

by Associated Press
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Asian markets fall as coronavirus toll hits grim milestones

Shares fell Monday in Asia, tracking losses on Wall Street as rising virus cases cause some U.S. states to backtrack on pandemic reopenings.

by Associated Press
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Asian markets gain after U.S. banks’ stress test results

Asian stock markets followed Wall Street higher on Friday after U.S. regulators removed some limits on banks’ ability to make investments.

by Associated Press
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Gold and silver penny stocks could be the next Robinhood trader obsession, says this portfolio manager

Crescat Capital’s global macro analyst Otavio ‘Tavi’ Costa thinks we are in the early stages of a major bull market for precious metals, and that is good news for one unloved group of stocks.

by Barbara Kollmeyer
Ticker Name Last Chg Chg %
EURUSD Euro 1.12 -0.0010 -0.09%
USDJPY Japanese Yen 107.98 0.40 0.37%
GBPUSD British Pound 1.24 0.0091 0.74%
AUDUSD Australian Dollar 0.69 0.0029 0.42%
DXY U.S. Dollar Index (DXY) 97.36 -0.17 -0.18%
BUXX WSJ Dollar Index 91.72 -0.11 -0.11%

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Asian markets fall, following Wall Street’s slide as hopes of quick recovery dim

Shares skidded in Asia on Thursday after a sharp retreat overnight on Wall Street as new coronavirus cases in the U.S. climbed to their highest level in two months, dimming investors’ hopes for a relatively quick economic ...

by Associated Press
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U.S. political squabbling could doom the world to lower growth, wider inequality and dangerously distorted markets, says Mohamed El-Erian

The most likely outcome is lower growth, worsening inequality, distorted markets, and rising financial risks. But this outcome is not preordained, says Mohamed El-Erian.

by Mohamed A. El-Erian
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Asian markets inch higher after Wall Street rally, despite rising coronavirus fears

Asian shares were mostly higher on Wednesday with another mood boost from Wall Street, but fears persist over the surge in coronavirus cases in parts of the world.

by Associated Press
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The decline of the U.S. dollar could happen at ‘warp speed’ in the era of coronavirus, warns prominent economist Stephen Roach

Stephen Roach, a Yale University senior fellow and former Morgan Stanley Asia chairman tells MarketWatch that his forecast for a sharp deterioration of the U.S. dollar could be a near-term phenomenon, not an event that is ...

by Mark DeCambre
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Charting a bullish summer start, Nasdaq takes flight to record territory

Technically speaking, the U.S. benchmarks’ bigger-picture backdrop remains bullish, on balance, despite increasingly uneven market price action, writes Michael Ashbaugh.

by Michael Ashbaugh

Cryptocurrencies

Telegram fined $18.5 million by the SEC and must return $1.2 billion raised in an ICO

On Friday, a judge approved a ruling in favor of the Securities and Exchange Commission for a settlement with Telegram Group Inc. and subsidiary TON Issuer Inc, both British Virgin Islands-based entities. The judgement resolves a longstanding dispute between the SEC and crpytocurrency-based firm ...

Grainger to sell Grainger China to focus on 'key businesses'

Grainger Inc. said late Monday it has reached a deal to sell its distribution business in China, Grainger China LLC, to an undisclosed buyer owned...

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Coronavirus was the perfect storm for tech innovation, and this fund manager made out

Ticker Name Last Chg Chg %
BTCUSD Bitcoin USD 9148.48 -29.64 -0.32%
ETHEUR Ethereum EUR 200.70 -1.60 -0.79%
LTCUSD Litecoin USD 41.21 -0.4900 -1.18%
XRPUSD Ripple USD 0.18 -0.0025 -1.40%
BCHUSD Bitcoin Cash USD 221.30 -1.70 -0.76%
XMRUSD Monero USD 63.59 -0.9300 -1.44%