Venezuela will likely ramp up oil production, Dennis Gartman of The Gartman Letter says.
Even amid declining stock market correlation, active managers are still having a tough time staying competitive.
Cramer sees multiple signals that the market is in the middle of a bull run, citing a mainstream thesis that suggests the retail investor is re-entering.
The decline of sterling has been much faster and more aggressive than expected and it is set to continue, David Bloom at HSBC told CNBC Wednesday.
Bonds, equities and the pound are heading towards a "catastrophe", according to technical analysis by Charles Nenner, founder and head of research of the Charles Nenner Research Center which focuses on the cycle analysis of markets.
As the Dow Jones Industrial Average surges to record highs, one analyst called the average the "new safe haven."
The prospect of snap elections in Venezuela - which may be triggered if President Hugo Chavez steps down due to his worsening health - may create volatility in global oil markets though any upward price impact is likely to only be short-term.
There were hints of good news in the latest euro zone economic reports, but this strategist is keeping a wary eye on the European Central Bank meeting.
While the broad market inches higher this week, a handful of names are strapping on cement shoes and investors should pay attention to these underperformers. TheStreet.com reports on toxic stocks.
The history of the current trading channel in the Dow shows the market usually takes around seven weeks to fall from the top of the channel to the lower edge of the trading channel.
The HUI Gold Ratio is at its lowest level in eleven years. Could gold be poised for a rebound?
Five central banks are issuing interest-rate decisions this week, and this strategist has an eye to the Bank of England and a currency trading plan.
All technical indicators suggest a crash ahead, Walter Zimmermann of United-ICAP says.
Even though stocks are near all-time highs, Warren Buffett still thinks they are more attractive than other investments.
New research by Citigroup has shed a light on the growing gap between a weak economy and a bullish stock market in the U.K., but the bank says sterling's tumble could be a warning for overseas investors, particularly those from the U.S.
Poland's bond market, which saw record inflows last year, is no longer appealing, according to BNP Paribas' Bartosz Pawlowski.
Greece has been reclassified from a "developed" to an "emerging market" by a major U.S.-based fund manager.
In case the turmoil in Italy isn't exciting enough, this week brings the post-sequestration jobs report, and this strategist has a currency trading playbook.
This asset manager says he's met with three new clients with over $1 million each but the "shock and awe" of 2008 still looms large in their psyche.
While large-cap stocks continue to flirt with new all-time highs, small-caps stocks are already there — with potential for even more upside in 2013 as M&A heats up.