Striking Options: NASDAQ, FX, and Equities

Striking Options: NASDAQ, FX, and Equities

Stronger-than-expected jobs data along with heightened trade concerns over U.S.-China is giving boost to the U.S. dollar.

Stocks Cautious as Trump Escalates Trade War and China Trade Surplus Surges

Stocks Cautious as Trump Escalates Trade War and China Trade Surplus Surges

Global stocks kicked off the week in a cautious mood Monday, with markets in Europe and Asia mixed and the U.S. dollar posting solid gains, as investors re-set their focus on developments in the ongoing trade war between Washington and Beijing.

Your Need to Know - Forward Look

Your Need to Know - Forward Look

Key market moving events to watch for in the upcoming week.

Why the U.S. Dollar Is Rising Amid Trade Tension

Why the U.S. Dollar Is Rising Amid Trade Tension

Investors are buying U.S. dollars because unlike other countries, growth in the U.S. is strong. (Sponsored)

Market Movers: September Crop Report

Market Movers: September Crop Report

As the U.S. approaches harvest, what does a new NAFTA deal mean for U.S. corn and soybean exports? (Sponsored)

Market Movers: U.S. Jobs Report

Market Movers: U.S. Jobs Report

Historically, September is a tough month for U.S. stocks. Are investors focusing on market position, fundamental change, or data?

What's Driving 24-Hour Trading of Oil Options?

What's Driving 24-Hour Trading of Oil Options?

Trading during non-U.S. hours by traders outside the U.S. is the fastest growing component of the crude oil options market. (Sponsored)

Economist Perspective - A Very Confident US Consumer

Economist Perspective - A Very Confident US Consumer

Various measures of consumer confidence in the U.S. are at high readings. (Sponsored)

Striking Options: 9/4 Tariffs, Crude, and Equities

Striking Options: 9/4 Tariffs, Crude, and Equities

Global oil markets have tightened over the last month. Yet there still seems to be a catalyst for oil bulls. (Sponsored)

Has Gold Lost Its Safe Haven Status?

Has Gold Lost Its Safe Haven Status?

Historically, we have seen aggressive buying of four assets during moments of market panic: the U.S. dollar, U.S. treasuries, Japanese yen and gold. (Sponsored)