NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks moved solidly higher Tuesday, helped by improving economic data from Japan and Europe as well as hopes that the European Central Bank will expand its stimulus program. However, trading remained quiet ahead of the release later this week of the U.S. government's monthly jobs survey. (full story)
Marc Nemenoff - The PRICE Futures Group - Tue Dec 01, 8:15AM CST
Financials: Mar. Bonds are currently 10 lower at 153’22, 10 Yr. Notes 6 lower at 126’08 and 5 Yr. Notes 2.5 lower at 118’17.7. Not much has happened with these markets over the last few sessions as the market awaits the FOMC meeting mid-month and this weeks Employment Report on... (full story)
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Christmas is coming — and some investors are already convinced they will unwrap an early present Thursday in the form of more economic stimulus from the European Central Bank. (full story)
AUD/USD Signal Update
Yesterday’s signals expired without being triggered.
Today’s AUD/USD Signals
Trades may only be taken from 8am New York until 5pm Tokyo times today.
Long... (full story)
By ELAINE KURTENBACH - AP - Mon Nov 30, 9:29PM CST
TOKYO (AP) — Asian stock markets were mostly higher Tuesday as improved manufacturing in Japan offset weak Chinese data. The addition of the yuan to the IMF's basket of globally important currencies bolstered confidence China is making progress with financial and economic liberalization. (full story)
BONDS SETTING UP A RALLY COMPARABLE TO THE ONE IN LATE SEPTEMBER? There are a lot of similarities between what bonds are doing now and what they did during their rally in September. At that time............... (full story)