Before the Open (Nov 11 – 15)

by admin on November 11, 2019
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Good morning. Happy Friday. Happy Options Expiration Day.

The Asian/Pacific markets closed mostly up. Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Australia and Indonesia did well; China was weak. Europe, Africa and the Middle East are currently mixed and little changed. Turkey, the UAE, Switzerland and the Netherlands are up; Greece and Norway are down. Futures in the States point towards a moderate gap up open for the cash market.

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Before the Open (Nov 4-8)

by admin on November 4, 2019
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Good morning. Happy Friday.

The Asian/Pacific markets closed mostly down. Japan and New Zealand did well, but China, Hong Kong, South Korea, India and Singapore were weak. Europe, Africa and the Middle East currently lean down. Denmark and Saudi Arabia are up, but the UK, Poland, Germany, Russia, South Africa, Spain and Austria are down. Futures in the States point towards a down open for the cash market.

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Before the Open (Oct 28 – Nov 1)

by admin on October 28, 2019
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Good morning. Happy Friday. Happy November. Happy Employment Numbers Day.

The Asian/Pacific markets leaned to the upside. China, Hong Kong and South Korea did well; Thailand and the Philippines were weak. Europe, Africa and the Middle East currently lean up. The UK, Denmark, France, Germany, Russia, Spain, the Netherlands and Italy are doing well; Turkey, Greece and Hungary are down. Several markets are closed. Futures in the States point towards a moderate gap up open for the cash market.

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Before the Open (Oct 21-25)

by admin on October 21, 2019
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Good morning. Happy Friday.

The Asian/Pacific markets were mixed. China, Australia and Singapore posted gains; Hong Kong, Indonesia and Thailand posted losses. Europe, Africa and the Middle East are currently mostly down. The UK, Poland, Greece, South Africa, Norway, Hungary, Belgium and the Czech Republic are down. Futures in the States point towards a positive open for the cash market.

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Before the Open (Oct 14-18)

by admin on October 14, 2019
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Good morning. Happy Friday.

The Asian/Pacific markets closed mostly down. India did well, but China, Hong Kong, South Korea, New Zealand, Australia and the Philippines were weak. Europe, Africa and the Middle East currently lean up. Turkey is up more than 3%, and Kenya, Austria, Sweden and Saudi Arabia are also doing well. Poland is weak. Futures in the States point towards a slight up open for the cash market.

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Before the Open (Oct 7-11)

by admin on October 7, 2019
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Good morning. Happy Friday.

The Asian/Pacific markets posted solid, across-the-board gains. Japan, China, Hong Kong, South Korea, India, Australia, Indonesia, Singapore, Thailand and the Philippines all did great. Europe, Africa and the Middle East are currently doing great. The UK, Poland, France, Germany, Greece, Finland, Hungary, Spain, the Netherlands, Italy, Portugal, Austria and the Czech Republic are up 1% or more. Futures in the States point towards a relatively big gap up open for the cash market.

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Before the Open (Sep 30-4)

by admin on September 30, 2019
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Good morning. Happy Friday. Happy Employment Numbers Day.

The Asian/Pacific markets closed mixed. Japan, New Zealand, Indonesia and the Philippines did well; Hong Kong, South Korea and India were weak. Europe, Africa and the Middle East currently lean to the upside. Denmark, Poland, Norway, Hungary, the Netherlands and Portugal are up; Israel and Saudi Arabia are down. Futures in the States point towards a slight up open for the cash market.

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Before the Open (Sep 23-27)

by admin on September 23, 2019
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Good morning. Happy Friday.

The Asian/Pacific markets closed with a lean to the downside. China, Australia and Thailand did well while Japan, Hong Kong, South Korea, India, Malaysia, Indonesia and the Philippines were weak. Europe, Africa and the Middle East are currently doing well. The UK, Poland, Turkey, Germany, Finland, Hungary, Spain, Israel and Sweden are leading. Futures in the States point to a positive open for the cash market.

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Before the Open (Sep 16-20)

by admin on September 16, 2019
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Good morning. Happy Friday. Happy Options Expiration Day.

The Asian/Pacific markets leaned to the upside, but movement was minimal. South Korea and India did well while Hong Kong and the Philippines lagged. Europe, Africa and the Middle East currently lean up, but there are no big movers. South Africa, Norway, Spain, Belgium and Saudi Arabia are up; Greece and Portugal are down. Futures in the States point towards a positive open for the cash market.

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Before the Open (Sep 13)

by admin on September 13, 2019
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Good morning. Happy Friday.

The Asian/Pacific markets did very well. Japan, China, Hong Kong, South Korea and India all posted solid gains. Europe, Africa and the Middle East currently lean to the upside. Poland, France, Germany, South Africa, Norway, Spain, Italy, Portugal, Israel and Sweden are leading. Futures in the States point towards a positive open for the cash market.

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