Oil Prices Surge as Saudi Arabia Alleges 'Sabotage Attack' on Gulf Tankers

Oil Prices Surge as Saudi Arabia Alleges 'Sabotage Attack' on Gulf Tankers

Global oil prices surge Monday as military tensions between Iran and the United States continued to escalate and Saudi Arabia alleged that two of its tankers were victims of a 'sabotage attack' near a key transportation route in the middle east.

Micros: A New Way to Trade Futures Around Economic Reports

Micros: A New Way to Trade Futures Around Economic Reports

New Micro E-mini contracts add precision for trading around non-farm payrolls and FOMC releases.

How Micros Could Help Around Earnings Season

How Micros Could Help Around Earnings Season

Contracts one-tenth the size of the E-mini could enable more futures traders to hedge an upbeat or disappointing earnings report.

Market Movers: Trade War Volatility

Market Movers: Trade War Volatility

Trade jitters continue as U.S.-China trade deadline approaches.

Asia Markets Fall, U.S. Futures Slide After Trump Says China 'Broke the Deal'

Asia Markets Fall, U.S. Futures Slide After Trump Says China 'Broke the Deal'

Trump comments at political rally spook futures as trade tensions continue.

More Than a Headline: A Case for Using Dow Futures

More Than a Headline: A Case for Using Dow Futures

Sometimes overshadowed in futures markets, the Dow may be the best equity index for trading dollar sensitivity.

Economist Perspective: ECB Rate Policy

Economist Perspective: ECB Rate Policy

Will the ECB change course to end negative rates?

Global Oil Prices Slide as Iran Pushes European Partners For Sanctions Support

Global Oil Prices Slide as Iran Pushes European Partners For Sanctions Support

Global oil prices extended declines Wednesday as Iran sought the support of its European allies to curb sanctions on the sale of its crude and threatened to ramp up its nuclear program as tensions with Washington continue to escalate.

Why Micro Futures Are a Game Changer for Retail Traders

Why Micro Futures Are a Game Changer for Retail Traders

Equity index traders hesitant to venture into futures should be encouraged by contracts one-tenth the size of the popular E-mini.

The Easy Money in Stocks Has Already Been Made: Expect Volatility Now

The Easy Money in Stocks Has Already Been Made: Expect Volatility Now

The risk of being 'long and wrong' is now elevated while the upside profit potential is likely minimal.