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Oct 09 2014

Bonds on the moon, stocks coming back to Earth

By Andrew McCreath, BNN Markets Commentator
In the first settling of the markets after the initial surge after the FOMC announcements, bonds are still up, while equities seem to be settling down. Andrew McCreath lays out the bond catalysts, which include weak global growth, lagging recovery in housing, and risks of hitting 2% inflation in the U.S. Although the boost was undeniable, McCreath says there is no real change in the language in yesterday's FOMC releases, so this market bump is a little "ridiculous."
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Frances Horodelski
Oct 09 2014

The difference between 'some' and 'several'

By Frances Horodelski, Anchor
Watch BNN because we’ll cover it all – resistance levels on the S&P, sentiment, mutual fund fees, small cap opportunities, what’s the plan for Rio Tinto and everything else you need to know to figure out these markets which are now pulling back with futures down in New York and European are now largely down.
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Frances Horodelski
Oct 08 2014

Pick your poison: The bear vs. the bull

By Frances Horodelski, Anchor
The news cycle today will focus on the IMF’s banking stability report, Canadian housing, and SNC-Lavalin warning that a criminal prosecution could result in the closing or sale of the company and the loss of 5,000 jobs.
Filed in: International » Continue Reading
Frances Horodelski
Oct 07 2014

No one knows what could happen next

By Frances Horodelski, Anchor
In the markets this morning, there is red in most markets as traders react to the weakness economically in Europe, the prospect of some of the biggest guys during the financial crisis (Bernanke, Paulson and Geithner) being grilled by David Boies in the AIG trial, anticipation of earnings season (can Alcoa live up to the doubling in its share price over the past year), Sodastream down 16% on outlook. We’ll be hearing from two Fed doves (Kocherlakota and Dudley) and the IMF’s expected downgrading of global growth (again).
Filed in: Energy & Resources » Continue Reading
Larry Berman
Oct 06 2014

Is it time to buy small caps?

By Larry Berman, Berman's Call
There is a trade setting up, but could it be value trap?
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Oct 06 2014

Japan's big mess

By Andrew McCreath, BNN Markets Commentator
This morning we find modest gains across many sectors, which Andrew McCreath says is thanks to the easing back of the U.S. dollar. McCreath anticipates that the Bank of Japan will be very dovish overnight. As well the Japanese PM may be weakening his stance on raising sales tax, which, along with expected further monetary easing from the Bank of Japan, prompts McCreath to stay away from Japanese equities.
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Frances Horodelski
Oct 06 2014

The calendar fattens as the week unfolds

By Frances Horodelski, Anchor
On BNN today, we’ll be looking at gold stocks (are they worth their weight), tracking insiders, oil (where does it go), and a look at the technological and cultural forces around us with the author of “Kitten Clone”.   
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Oct 03 2014

There are buys among the carnage

By Andrew McCreath, BNN Markets Commentator
With signs of slowdown in Europe, North American stocks are getting a boost from better-than-expected U.S. job numbers creating a very mixed market.
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