Marc To Market's blog
Is the oil cartel impotent? Is the price of oil going to fall further? What to expect from tomorrow's OPEC meeting.
The look at the drivers of next week, without using the word manipulation or conspiracy, or referring to how stupid or evil some people may or may not be.
Contrary to the death of the dollar chatter, the US currency continues to appreciate. Here's why there is still punch left in the bowl.
If there were no puppet masters in Washington DC or the Kremlin, what would happen next week?
Some may herald the new ISIS coins as the successor of the dollar. Fat chance. It may not be fiat money, but is still not viable currency outside of where ISIS rules by sword.
A look at the price action of the dollar, S&P 500 and US 10-year yields as if analysis matters.
Swiss referendum is unlikely to be enacted into law, and if it is, there are several measures the SNB can do to limit its impact. Expect the SNB to defend the euro floor/franc cap.
Non-bombastic overview of the forces influencing the capital markets in the week ahead.
What if global capitalism is not about to collapse? What if the sun rises next week, and the great apocolypse called for and predicted does not materialize yet, what then for the dollar?
What if we were as skeptical of the reports on the ECB as we are of the Fed ?
When Calpers buys an international asset for its investors, is it intervening in the forex market on behalf of the US?
A look at the currency market as if analysis mattered.
The week ahead, as if it mattered.
Overview of the capital markets as if they were not managed by an evil cabal.
If there is a cabal running things, they are not doing a good job. Maybe they are not really running things. Here is what next week looks like if we did not know it was all pre-determined.