Tag Archives | Oil Prices

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MM #143 – US economic unease and slippery oil

What’s going on in the US economy? There is still slack but the Fed judges it in a sanguine manner. We begin with all the moving parts in America before moving to a less optimistic picture for oil prices before reviewing the upcoming week. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. […]

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MM #137 – Fed fever and crashing crude in the Ides of March

The rate hike is coming. But what does it mean for markets? We start with the big upcoming event and then continue to the slippery nature of oil prices before previewing other events in the Ides of March. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Fed fever: The NFP cemented […]

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MM #134 – Oil upside and euro underperformance

It’s crunch-time for oil after the OPEC accord and we crunch the data to see some upside. We then move to something more depressing: European elections which are already depressing the euro.  You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Awesome oil: The price of the black gold has reasons […]

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MM #125 – Eyeing OPEC – Critical crude

Oil prices are left, front and center, with a roller-coaster of rumors and a wider impact on markets: the US dollar, other commodities and also stocks eye Vienna. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. OPEC: We explain the numbers supporting a deal: a small cut could result in a […]

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MM #122 – Bold in oil and talking up the currency

We’re back and diving straight into the ins and outs in oil prices before talking about a central bank that actually talks up the currency (in a way). We finish as usual with a preview of the upcoming busy events. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Oil: Saudi Arabia […]

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MM #121 – 3 Ingredients of Risk-Off and Risk-On

Indicators are nice, but sometimes ongoing news stories make or break markets. We focus on three ingredients that move the market as a whole.  You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Presidential Debate: The US elections are finally moving markets, and Clinton’s apparent victory is moving currencies. There are […]

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MM #111: Oil down, gold up and the upcoming Fed-fest

We take a break from Brexit and chopper sounds and move to commodities: oil is slipping, gold remains strong and the focus shifts back to the US. We also touch on ECB QE and preview the next events. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Oil down: The black gold is melting in […]

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MM #109: Erratic US jobs, erratic global markets

We move just a bit away from Brexit to digest the Non-Farm Payrolls report, talk about moves in oil and what’s going on with surging gold and its poor cousin silver. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. .Is America back to work?: The headline figure came out much better than expected. […]

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MM #105 – Oil, Brexit and the Big Fed Preview

We don’t miss any of the hot topics: oil which is on fire, the fierce Brexit debate and the upcoming Fed meeting. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Oil: Is the price right? We weigh the factors pushing prices higher and those pushing to the other side and doubt if […]

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