Stocks, S&P Futures Plunge After Trump-Kuroda Double Whammy

As if markets did not have enough to worry about with this weekend's Italian election and SPD "grand coalition" referendum, overnight stocks were slammed by Trump doubling down on threats of global trade war coupled with a warning from BOJ governor Kuroda that Japan's QE may be coming to an end.

  • Mar 2, 2018 7:07 AM

Asia, S&P Futures Rally, Europe Falters With US, China On Holiday

With the US on holiday for President’s Day and many Asia markets still closed for Lunar New Year holidays, it has been a quiet start to the week, even as last week's dollar turbulence has resumed, while S&P futures are doing their best to levitate without anyone manning the controls.

  • Feb 19, 2018 6:44 AM