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Sat, Jan 21st, 2017
Stocks edge higher, snapping a 5-day losing streak for Dow

Materials companies led U.S. stocks modestly higher Friday, recouping much of the market's loss from a day earlier and snapping a 5-day losing streak for the Dow Jones industrial average.

Global shares steady ahead of Trump's inauguration

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Global shares were steady in cautious trading Friday ahead of the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump. China's report that its economy grew at a 6.8 percent pace...

Asian markets mixed ahead of Trump's inauguration

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Asian markets were mixed in cautious trading Friday ahead of the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump. China's report that its economy grew at a 6.8 percent pace...

AUDUSD Elliott Wave Analysis: Finishing wave 5

AUDUSD move up from 0.7159 low appears to be unfolding as an impulse with wave 5 in progress. Another marginal high should complete the impulse

ECB keeps stimulus on high even as economy picks up

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The head of the European Central Bank has warned there is still little sign of an enduring pick-up in shop prices and workers' wages in the eurozone — a symptom of economic...

The Latest: Yale-educated economist takes key European post

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The Latest on the European Central Bank's monetary policy meeting (all times local):

Where Is The Mexican Peso Going

A Bottom Is Near

Housing Starts Better

Stock index futures were higher yesterday in spite of Fed Chair Yellen’s on balance hawkish interest rate comments, which should be viewed as a sign of strength for stock index futures.

World stocks slip as investors eye European Central Bank

TOKYO (AP) — World stocks were mostly lower Thursday ahead of comments from the European Central Bank's president and after Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen signaled more interest rate increases in...

Elliott Wave Analysis: AUDUSD May Have Found A Top; Temporary Correction In View

On the updated chart of AUDUSD, we are looking at a higher degree wave E taking place, with price trading in the first leg A) that could be as of recent intraday weakness completed.

Asian shares mixed, Japan's Nikkei gains on weaker yen

TOKYO (AP) — Shares were meandering in sluggish trading in Asia on Thursday as investors awaited the inauguration of Donald Trump as president. Japan's benchmark rose after the dollar slipped against...

Federal Reserve sees growth pickup at end of last year

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy grew a bit faster at the end of last year, spurred by healthier sales for manufacturers and steady hiring that is slowly pushing up wages.

Trump's strategy on Mexico could be 'dagger at Ohio'

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump's threats to firms using Mexico as a manufacturing base will be counterproductive and could eventually cost thousands of American jobs, Lawrence...

The Windy City Trader 01/18/17

Metals: Gold and silver pushed to their almost exact resistance points as the Fed is backtracking on the timing of interest rate hikes. Copper pushed to the top of its range but I would wait for lower...

Fed's Beige Book Today

Stock index futures are higher as earnings from the banking sector are coming in stronger than expected.

AUDUSD Elliott Wave Analysis – Possible impulse from Dec 23 low

AUDUSD move up from 0.7155 low appears to be unfolding as an impulse with wave 3 close to completion. A pullback & another high would complete the impulse

GOLD: Set To Extend Short Term Upside Pressure

The commodity remains on the offensive in the short term despite its present price hesitation.

World stocks turn lower as investors monitor volatile dollar

HONG KONG (AP) — World stocks mostly fell Wednesday after a sharp drop in the dollar shook investor enthusiasm.

Elliott Wave Analysis: GBPUSD Strongly Turning Up

Cable bounced sharply this week, which has been expected as we saw pair in final stages of a corrective decline in wave B.

NZDUSD Elliott Wave Analysis: Possible diagonal move in the making

NZDUSD move up from 0.6857 low appears to be unfolding as a diagonal with wave 3 close to completion. A pullback & another high would complete the diagonal.

Barchart Morning Call

OVERNIGHT MARKETS AND NEWS Mar E-mini S&Ps ( ESH17 +0.18%) are up +0.15% and European stocks are up +0.36% on signs of strength in the global economy after China Q4 GDP grew more than expected. The markets are also awaiting any signals from... Read More

Chart of the Day

Liberty Broadband Communications (LBRDA) is the Barchart Chart of the Day.  The cable TV company has a Trend Spotter buy signal, a Weighted Alpha of 61.85+ and gained 64.77% in the last year.
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Brugler Ag Report

Today's Commentary

Corn futures settled mostly 3 cents higher, rising 11 1/4 cents on the week. Weekly US export data this morning showed sales of 1,379,917 MT, within expectations, with 12,300 MT of that coming from the 17/18 marketing year. Sales are 127% above last ...
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Alan Brugler writes this daily agricultural markets overview with opening, midday and closing comments directed at the gain and meat Ag markets.

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