The chart below highlights the recent performance bounces off 78 countries 52-week equity market lows. Its a good glimpse at which markets have recovered the most during the ...Read more Comments Off on World Markets Bounce Off 52-Week Lows
If you look closely at the charts for Natural Gas, Platinum, Copper, Silver, you can see that these are experiencing a U-shaped flattening of prices. Oil is continuing ...Read more Comments Off on Commodities Snapshot
The 53% decline in oil prices since September 22, 2008, without a 20% rally is the biggest since 1986 (based on available daily data). The week of Sep. ...Read more Comments Off on Worst Oil Bear in Decades
It should come as no surprise to market watchers that just about every equity market on the planet has gotten slaughtered in the recent weeks. Taking a look ...Read more Comments Off on International Equity Market Snapshot
Despite yesterday's all time 10%+ record one day rally, high yield credit spreads did not get any relief. According to Merrill Lynch data, spreads actually rose from Friday's ...Read more Comments Off on High Yield Credit Spreads Move into the Stratosphere
By the time the Treasury makes its first investment in the Financial sector $700-billion may be enough to buy the entire sector. Take a look at the chart ...Read more Comments Off on What does $700-billion buy?