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Week Ahead: OPEC+, more inflation and manufacturing data
As a result of inflation and manufacturing data, fears started creeping into the markets of the dreaded “R” word – Recession.
What you need to know about the Kellogg three-way split
Kellogg Company has announced a division of its plant-based, cereal, and snacking brands into three new companies. It’s a major portfolio split that shot Kellogg’s shares up 8% on the day of the announcement. Learn more about the split and what impacts you can expect to see on the company’s stock.
Bank of Mexico hikes 75bps after higher inflation reading
Will USD/MXN continue lower? It may depend on whether the central bank decides to hike another 75bps at its August meeting!
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Earnings This Week: Nike, Micron and Bed Bath & Beyond
The calendar is headlined by updates from athleisure giant Nike, chipmaker Micron, pharmacy giant Walgreens Boots and meme stock favourite Bed Bath & Beyond.
US open: Stocks rise as recession fears are pushed aside for now
US stocks are rising despite recession fears lingering. The mood had improved even if the data hasn’t.
Forex Friday: EUR, CHF, JPY
In this week’s edition, we discuss the euro amid recession worries and review the yen and franc after last week’s policy decisions from BoJ and SNB
Reddit stocks: what meme stocks are trending?
Reddit has become a hub for social-media driven traders and investors that have proven their ability to move the markets, injecting huge volatility into stocks like GameStop and AMC. But what stocks are grabbing attention on Reddit today?
Most traded stocks of the week
We reveal the most traded stocks among our clients over the past week, providing insight into what equities are grabbing the most attention from traders.
Forex correlation: how do currencies align with other assets?
How do forex pairs interact with each other – and with other asset classes such as commodities and equities? Find out in this piece.
European Open: DAX sits at key support ahead of the German IFO report
We’re watching how the DAX holds up for today’s IFO report – given it saw ‘no signs of a recession’ in May and markets now fear a global recession.
Norges Bank surprises and hikes 50bps
Concerns of a rising inflation with a tight labor market were the reasons for the greater magnitude in the hike.
Poor PMIs underpin recession worries
This is the latest macro data to underscore worries about a sharp economic slowdown
Nike Q4 preview: Where next for Nike stock?
Investors are on the look out to see whether supply chain pressures are easing and whether Nike will see any slowdown in demand amid an economic slowdown.
US open: Stocks rise, jobless claims little changed, Powell next
Stocks edge higher as investors digest the latest jobless claims and look to Fed Powell who testifies again.
Oil unlikely to hold rebound as recession fears intensify
A sharp slowdown in the global economy is now inevitable…
Recession stocks: How to invest during a recession
Recession fears have contributed to the global selloff that has hit stock markets in 2022, but how should investors respond and what stocks could provide some shelter from the storm?
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Two trades to watch: DAX, EUR/USD
German DAX falls as Powell warns of recession & ahead of PMIs. EURUSD looks to PMI data, Powell's testimony.
European Open: Volatile trade for yen pairs, PMI’s up next
The Japanese yen was broadly higher overnight on comments from a former FX and a report showing foreign investors fled the bond market last week.
Dr Copper chimes in on the recession debate
The Federal Reserve (Fed) is the central bank of the United States and operates under a dual mandate to effectively promote the goals of maximum employment while maintaining price stability.
The Fed’s mention of a recession weighs on oil prices
With global growth downwardly revised and the Fed being more open of a recession, lower oil prices and its impact on inflation expectations is a key theme to watch.
Central banks current monetary policy - Where to next?
Major central banks around the world, except for the BOJ, are in tightening mode on the back of increasing inflation.
US open: Stocks tank on recession fears ahead of Powell’s testimony
US stocks are set to fall sharply on the open after yesterday’s rally proved to be short-lived and as all eyes are on Fed Chair Powell as his two-day testimony before Congress begins.