Archive for October, 2016

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October 2016 In Review, November Preview

I don’t remember much about October 2016 except that I was sick as a dog and busy as a bee. I have been struggling with a nagging cough since last August that got to its worst at the end of September. Several visits to the doctor and lots of water have improved the situation but […]

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Market Update – 24 October 2016 BMO

Things are really hotting up on the political front as tensions in the South China Sea and on the European front against Russian’s mount. With the Philippine’s President denouncing the U.S. and formalizing an alliance with China, this opens up a huge political fight for the disputed islands in the South China Sea which is […]

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Comments Off on Market Update – 17 October 2016 BMO

Market Update – 17 October 2016 BMO

The highly anticipated Fed Minutes was a non-event in the end. Fed Chairwoman, Janet Yellen, yet again failed to deliver on her threat to hike rates. The market instead chose to react to disappointing Chinese data that pointed to lower exports that sent the market into a frenzied sell-off on Thursday. The week had promised […]

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Comments Off on Market Update – 10 October BMO

Market Update – 10 October BMO

Oil broke above $50p/b on Thursday and promptly sold down on an Eight Candle Reversal on Friday to close at 49.76 for the week. Meanwhile, the Pound took a pounding (excuse the pun) all week, selling down from 1.2944 on Monday to close the week at 1.2431 for a loss of 513pips. At about 7:05am […]

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Unbelievable Or Irresponsible?

I read this article (above) in disbelief and made a posting of it in Facebook … and that got a lot of attention. Why would anyone publish such an article based on such loose statistics such as a survey that obviously doesn’t reflect the sign of the times. Is this irresponsible reporting or was it designed […]

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Comments Off on Sector Report 1609 : Telecommunications 2016

Sector Report 1609 : Telecommunications 2016

Looking for something defensive with some fixed income assurance? At a time when economies around the world are bracing for a severe downturn, picking defensive issues doesn’t get much better or safer than Telecommunication companies. Get your copy here: Sector Report 1609 : Telecommunications 2016

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Comments Off on September 2016 In Review, October Preview

September 2016 In Review, October Preview

Not much to talk about for the month of September. It went by so fast. From 12 August till 02 October, I was off on only one of the eight weekends. Now the working schedule is starting to take a toll on me. I am so tired, I am also unwell and it looks like […]

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