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Peter: Jobs Data, Overseas News and more…

By - - Macro on March 10, 2017 11:24 AM 0 Follow-Ups

This is a free preview of The Boock Report by Peter Boockvar. The Boock Report is your daily macro-economic primer. It gives you an inside look at the exact type of data and news analysis institutional trading desks receive each day. Membership includes access to Peter’s Ideas, which details major asset class risk/reward thoughts, with […]

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Dan: The Week Ahead

By - - Equities on March 6, 2017 12:54 PM 0 Follow-Ups
NEW YORK - AUGUST 15:  Traders works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) August 15, 2008 in New York City. Stocks were up in morning trading on Wall Street as the strengthening U.S. dollar drove global commodity prices down.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

This post originally appeared on RiskReversal.com On Friday’s Options Action on CNBC the panel discussed the surprising relative strength of high yield sectors within the S&P 500 (SPX) ytd, specifically the Utilities sector who’s etf, the XLU is up 6% ytd vs the SPX up about 6.5%, watch here: We wrote about it here, and […]

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BK: Bitcoin Hits All Time High on ETF Speculation

By - - BK's 2 Bits on February 24, 2017 2:54 PM 0 Follow-Ups

In the last 24 hours, bitcoin has hit an new all time high on speculation that the Winkelvoss Bitcoin ETF (COIN) will be approved by the SEC. The new high above $1220 surpasses the 2013 high when an algo associated with the now defunct Mt Gox exchange went haywire. Over the last 4 years, bitcoin […]

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