Andrew Sachais

Andrew Sachais is an independent economist, who analyzes markets with global macro-based strategies. He takes into consideration global equity, commodity, currency and debt markets. Sachais is a graduate of Georgetown University, where he earned a degree in Economics and Psychology. He also recently authored the book Trading Enron Profitably: A Guide To Avoiding Financial Ruin, which teaches some of his trading strategies. 

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Recent Articles By The Author

The Weight of the World Is Bringing Down U.S. Equities: Here's How to Play It

The Weight of the World Is Bringing Down U.S. Equities: Here's How to Play It

Both foreign and domestic risks are leading to heightened volatility, but there are ways to profit in the current environment.

Want to Know Why Japan Stocks Are Lagging? These Charts Tell the Story

Want to Know Why Japan Stocks Are Lagging? These Charts Tell the Story

The undervalued yen is now strengthening, weighing on Japanese equities.

Emerging Markets, Long Beaten Down, Are Poised to Explode Higher -- Here's Why

Emerging Markets, Long Beaten Down, Are Poised to Explode Higher -- Here's Why

A falling greenback and soaring commodity prices are supporting emerging-market equities.

The Fed Is Looking at the Wrong Jobs Numbers; Here's What Yellen Should Watch

The Fed Is Looking at the Wrong Jobs Numbers; Here's What Yellen Should Watch

Although the labor market is still struggling, the Fed may be forced hike rates in coming months

European Banks Bottom On Renewed Optimism

European Banks Bottom On Renewed Optimism

A wave of positive headlines recently has led to renewed optimism surrounding European bank shares.

Fears About Stock Market and Economy Are Receding, This Chart Shows

Fears About Stock Market and Economy Are Receding, This Chart Shows

Spreads on junk bonds don't lie. Right now they're showing that investor sentiment about the stock market -- and the economy -- is improving dramatically.

China Volatility Is Shaking World Markets With no End in Sight

China Volatility Is Shaking World Markets With no End in Sight

A weakening Chinese economy and declining asset prices are weighing on global sentiment. Investors should buckle up for a rough ride.

This Is How Badly Amazon Is Beating Other Retailers

This Is How Badly Amazon Is Beating Other Retailers

Amazon (AMZN) has seen its share price surge at the expense of traditional retail companies.

A Minimum Wage Increase Should Be Logical and Pragmatic

A Minimum Wage Increase Should Be Logical and Pragmatic

The government released non-farm payroll data on Friday.

Monetary Policy Has Lost Its Efficacy -- These Charts Show Why

Monetary Policy Has Lost Its Efficacy -- These Charts Show Why

With the weak employment number, the reality of declining central bank efficacy is setting in.