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MARKET UPDATE: FED DAY

Jack discusses how today’s Fed announcement effects the forex market which will trickle down to interest rate and equity markets.

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Monday Outlook: Brazil at the Forefront

  On top of what will be two heavily watched central bank meetings (U.S. and Japan), Brazil is at the…

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Market Update: Central Bankathon

  The end of October has traditionally been a transition time for equity markets. Surrounding the week this year is…

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MARKET UPDATE: GOOD START TO EARNINGS SEASON

Next week we finish out the month and on the earnings front, 40% of the S&P 500 are already reporting…

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MARKET UPDATE: AFTERSHOCK

A lot of the action we’ve seen in bonds and stock with price and volatility have been aftershocks from the…

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Lifting the Veil on China’s State Capitalism: Q&A with Joe Zhang

When China built the world’s second-largest economy, it was not just an economic miracle but a political one. It did…

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MONDAY OUTLOOK: ENERGY MARKETS SEE VOLATILITY

In the midst of last week’s high volatility in equity index markets, it might have been easy to miss that…

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MARKET UPDATE: ALL ABOUT THE “E’S”

Jack explains the three” E’s” taking place this week that will have an effect on the market: ECB, energy and…

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Market Update: Expiration Friday

  Today is expiration Friday at the end of a very volatile week.  Jack talks about the triple digit moves…

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Market Update: The Get-Out Trade

  Equity markets slid in a big way today. Much of it could be traced to what Jack Bouroudjian calls…

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Market Update: A Lesson in Market Psychology

  Jack discusses how psychology plays a role when markets get more volatile. When markets begin to go down, euphoria…

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MONDAY OUTLOOK: BEIGE BOOK

  Among the critical economic reports out this week is the Federal Reserve’s Beige Book, an economic performance report for…