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The euro has had a nice run in the last two weeks, but this strategist thinks the party is just about over.
U.S. markets lose early gains after a surprise drop in consumer confidence. Homebuilders are down today after home prices fall again. RadioShack shares plunge after the company severely lowers its Q4 forecast. And the bull run in gold appears to remain intact.
Far from the euro zone, there's a trading opportunity down under.
Hopes for a Greek deal persist, and British consumers are feeling better - it's time for your FX Fix.
The first mistake was to try to arrange a voluntary haircut in the first place, when the Greek government should simply have defaulted.
The dollar is getting a lift as worries about Greece and the European Union summit dent risk appetite. Whether it will last is another matter.
Markets in Europe extend losses as Wall Street slumps. Bank stocks among the biggest losers. Yields fall in the latest 5- and 10-year auction of Italian debt. Negotiations between Greece and private-sector creditors continue. Underwriters hike cost of insuring Portugal bonds and want upfront payment. And Germany's Merkel to actively support re-election efforts of Frances's Sarkozy.
A new employment report is on the way, and this strategist sees a trading opportunity.
Slow progress on Greek debt and a looming EU summit sap risk appetite and lift the buck — it's time for your FX Fix.
The yen was a star in 2011, but this strategist thinks the party is over.
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The euro rises on happy talk, GDP hangs over the dollar - it's time for your FX Fix.
European investors fled a range of long-term investment funds in December 2011, capping a bad year for the fund management industry as a whole, research published on Thursday revealed.
New GDP data will be released on Friday, and this strategist has a trading plan.
With the Federal Reserve vowing that interest rates will stay low through 2014, this strategist sees a risk-on trade.
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The Mexican peso has been on a tear, and this strategist thinks it still has room to rise.
European markets close mostly down over ongoing concerns over a Greek debt deal. Billionaire George Soros says we need to strengthen Italy & Spain. Telecom shares fall after Ericsson misses sales and profit forecasts. German business sentiment rises for the third straight month. Treasury sells $35 billion in 5-year notes at yield of .899 percent.