Tom Graff

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Jobs Report Makes Me Favor Carry Trades

Jobs Report Makes Me Favor Carry Trades

Unfortunately, for trading we are stuck in a holding pattern waiting for more definitive news.

What Yellen and the Fed Did and Didn't Tell Us Today

What Yellen and the Fed Did and Didn't Tell Us Today

Is a December rate hike now more or less likely?

Are Junk Bonds a Momentum Market? You Bet

Are Junk Bonds a Momentum Market? You Bet

Right now, waiting for the junk bond market to back up a bit before buying might be a losing strategy.

Are Junk Bonds a Momentum Market? You Bet

Are Junk Bonds a Momentum Market? You Bet

Right now, waiting for the junk bond market to back up a bit before buying might be a losing strategy.

For Stocks, This Is the Ideal Jobs Report

For Stocks, This Is the Ideal Jobs Report

But at the Fed, they must be scratching their heads right now.

Inside the Latest Fed Minutes

Inside the Latest Fed Minutes

It seems the central bank is nervous about unemployment being this low and trending lower.

Central Bankers Are Flying Blind

Central Bankers Are Flying Blind

If Yellen speeds up, Draghi slows down.

Interest Rates May Have Peaked, or Are Nearing Their Peak

Interest Rates May Have Peaked, or Are Nearing Their Peak

If the Fed keeps hiking, it will damage valuations, economic growth or both.

Interest Rates May Have Peaked

Interest Rates May Have Peaked

If the Fed keeps hiking, it will damage valuations, economic growth or both.

Fed Shrugs Off Weaker Economic Data

Fed Shrugs Off Weaker Economic Data

Apparently, the central bank wants to hike rates and needs to be convinced otherwise.