Review of 18-22 January, when the panic subsides. Forecast for the week 25-29 January

On the stock markets ended the week showed mixed trends. After the collapse of the lows in August 2015 in the first half, to the closing benchmarks we were not only able to win back losses, but also to strengthen against the backdrop of the recovery in oil prices and a soft rhetoric head of… Read More »

Review for January 11-15: China makes its own adjustments. Forecast for the week on January 18 – 22

The situation on the Chinese stock market remains volatile, making adjustments to the dynamics of the American and European benchmarks, raw materials and commodity currencies. Shanghai Composite updated lows recorded in August 2015. Against this background, the US Dow Jones fell by 2.22%. NASDAQ lost 3.06%. Do not go to the benefit of indices and… Read More »

Review for January 4-8: worst start to year on record. Forecast for the week on January 11-15

The first trading session of the new 2016 proved the worst since 1932. The first four trading sessions in the US were the worst on record – or 119 years. Increased fears of cooling of the Chinese economy after the publication of weak statistics on business activity in industry and services of the Chinese People’s… Read More »

Review of December 21-25: Santa rally. Forecast for the week on December 28 – 31

In the week ended stock indexes were able to demonstrate growth. It appears that the pre-Christmas rally began. US benchmarks recovered, including on the background correction of the dollar. Dow Jones rose by 2.36%. NASDAQ added 2.2%. Some support they had received from the data on orders for durable goods, which came out worse than… Read More »

Review for December 14-18: on the market before the festive mood. Forecast for the week on January 21 – 25

In the week ended equity indices showed mixed trends. Rising early in the week gave way to a fall in its second half. The German DAX 30 (FDAX) rose 2.44%, including by getting the support of the incident euro. Hong Kong HIS also finished the week higher by 2.53%. But the US Dow Jones and… Read More »

Review for on December 4 – December 11: what will the Fed say? Forecast for the week on December 14 – 18

In the week ended stocks came under pressure. Negative sentiment benchmarks demonstrate against the backdrop of lower oil prices, as well as on the eve of preparations for key US Federal Reserve meeting, which is expected to increase rates. US Dow Jones and NASDAQ lost 3.28% and 3.75%, respectively. The German DAX 30 (FDAX) lost… Read More »

Bitcoin: Geopolitics and China push up cryptocurrency

Recently Bitcoin demonstrated quite strong growth. For this cryptocurrency have enough fundamental reasons. Uncertainty in the global economy calls into question the credibility of traditional currencies. In addition, we should also remember about geopolitical tensions. And this is a good reason to look for alternative assets. Also worth noting is the increased recent demand for… Read More »

UNITEDHEALTH GROUP: a new attitude toward Obamacare

UnitedHealth Group this week announced its withdrawal from the sales of insurance policies through the exchange of Obamacare. In the words of Director General Stephen Hemsley, this trend has brought us only additional losses. UnitedHealth Group also ceases to pay brokerage commissions on sales. As expected, these factors will lead to lower insurance premiums and… Read More »

Review for November 30-December 4: the Fed plans no longer afraid of the market. Forecast for the week 7 – 11 December

Last week, stocks have shown contradictory dynamics. On Thursday, the benchmark came under pressure decision of the European Central Bank‘s monetary policy, which was not enough seating. But on Friday, the US Dow Jones and NASDAQ have been able to recover losses after a report on the labor market (in November, the number of new… Read More »

SILVER TRADING: data from the US may increase pressure on the metal

Silver remains under pressure. As before, the precious metals are being adversely affected by expectations of changes in monetary policy the US Federal Reserve. The prices laid likelihood of a rate hike at the Fed on 16 December. In such circumstances, money that does not bear interest income traditionally cheaper. Furthermore, in the current situation,… Read More »