All eyes on the Fed

All eyes on the Fed

We had a flurry of announcements from Nvidia yesterday, and two central banks adjusted their monetary policies overnight, but it's the US Federal Reserve that the market is awaiting. We'll have to...
Our Logo March 19, 2024 at 07:18 pm IST
Central bank bonanza

Central bank bonanza

This week, we’re expecting no less than five decisions from leading central banks. The program kicks off on Tuesday with the Bank of Japan and the Bank of Australia. The US Federal Reserve will...
Our Logo March 18, 2024 at 06:35 pm IST
Old demons return as tech takes a dive

Old demons return as tech takes a dive

With an important US central bank monetary policy meeting just days away, investors have lost some of their appetite for tech stocks. It’ll probably take more than that to turn them away from...
Our Logo March 15, 2024 at 07:25 pm IST
Is it time to freak out?

Is it time to freak out?

Investors don’t seem to care about rate cuts these days. Inflation data coming in above expectations in the past few weeks hasn’t caused any turmoil. However, today, producer prices came in way...
Our Logo March 14, 2024 at 07:22 pm IST
Not a care in the world

Not a care in the world

It is sometimes complicated to anticipate and understand market reaction to new data. Indeed, yesterday’s higher than expected inflation reading didn’t elicit the response that most commentators...
Our Logo March 13, 2024 at 07:13 pm IST
Another disappointment

Another disappointment

Inflation in the US picked up in February, disappointing investors who had expected it to remain stable, according to the CPI index that was just published by the Labor Department.
Our Logo March 12, 2024 at 07:11 pm IST
Are good times already over?

Are good times already over?

The AI fever that took hold of investors in the past few months is showing some signs of easing. Investors are wondering if things are going a bit too fast, which led to some sell-offs in iconic...
Our Logo March 11, 2024 at 07:08 pm IST
Make of that what you will

Make of that what you will

The market is not ready to end its bullish phase. Investors are still enamored with anything artificial intelligence, while central banks hinted that rate cuts are coming this summer. February's job...
Our Logo March 08, 2024 at 07:40 pm IST
Good signals from central banks

Good signals from central banks

The mood is brighter this morning, with futures and most Western indices being in the green. After a brief hesitation yesterday, equity markets quickly got back on track after Jerome Powell reassured...
Our Logo March 07, 2024 at 08:07 pm IST
What’s happening to the US economy?

What’s happening to the US economy?

Wall Street suffered a minor setback yesterday, after four months of gains. Recent data seems to be hinting at a cooling US economy and tech stocks finally faltered. Is the bullish phase going to...
Our Logo March 06, 2024 at 08:20 pm IST
Tesla, Apple and China’s delusions

Tesla, Apple and China’s delusions

Beijing's new objectives don't seem to be thrilling many people this morning. It was supposed to be a big day for China, with a new path, new measures, and economic targets, but it ended being a...
Our Logo March 05, 2024 at 08:32 pm IST
China, Powell and the ECB are the focus of investors this week

China, Powell and the ECB are the focus of investors this week

The rush towards artificial intelligence stocks continues unabated. It's reminiscent of the Internet craze of 25 years ago, but with profitable companies – so, investors have fewer qualms about...
Our Logo March 04, 2024 at 07:45 pm IST
March has big shoes to fill

March has big shoes to fill

Tech stocks and Japan are rising, China struggles, the Fed is waiting for more data… It still feels like 2023! On a more serious note, things are going well for equities at start of 2024, thanks in...
Our Logo March 01, 2024 at 06:43 pm IST
Just as expected

Just as expected

That was the data everybody was waiting for, since it has a major impact on future monetary policy in the United States. Investors have recently given the impression that they don't really care about...
Our Logo February 29, 2024 at 07:45 pm IST
The calm after the storm

The calm after the storm

When a rally ends, it is often followed by a few quiet sessions. Yesterday, global indices remained within a small range, resulting in a few shades of red and green, but without excess. Investors are...
Our Logo February 28, 2024 at 08:12 pm IST
What could go wrong?

What could go wrong?

The atmosphere is calm on markets as investors take a wait-and-see attitude before key data later this week. Wall Street landed yesterday after a long bull run. The main indices were only slightly...
Our Logo February 27, 2024 at 08:07 pm IST
How long will this bullish phase last?

How long will this bullish phase last?

Things could have gone either way last week. Nvidia’s earnings report, if disappointing - could have ended investors’ fever on anything related to AI – the driving force behind markets at the...
Our Logo February 26, 2024 at 07:55 pm IST
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