Oil Rides Record Rebound as OPEC Cuts, Trade Talks, Lift US Crude to 5-Week High

Oil Rides Record Rebound as OPEC Cuts, Trade Talks, Lift US Crude to 5-Week High

U.S. oil prices rose to a five week high Friday, as global crude futures markets rode their longest winning streak on record, fueled by hopes of near-term trade deal with China, a weaker U.S. dollar and the impact of OPEC supply cuts. U.S. oil prices rose to a five week high Friday, as global crude futures markets rode their longest winning streak on record, fueled by hopes of near-term trade deal with China, a weaker U.S. dollar and the impact of OPEC supply cuts.

Is This a Bull Trough or a Bear Peak? It Depends

Is This a Bull Trough or a Bear Peak? It Depends

We investors have the task of sifting through the 'Umwelt' -- the worldview perceived and forecasted by the various organisms that live in our trading world ecosystem.

Oil Hits Fresh 3-Week Highs on US-China Trade Talks, Dovish Central Bank Signals

Oil Hits Fresh 3-Week Highs on US-China Trade Talks, Dovish Central Bank Signals

Global oil prices rose to a fresh three-week high Monday as investors continued to reprice crude demand following stronger-than-expected U.S. jobs data and moves by China's central bank to stoke growth in the word's biggest energy market.

Powell Speech Gives Market Boost, Now Back to Trump and Xi

Powell Speech Gives Market Boost, Now Back to Trump and Xi

Until there is a clear outcome on the trade front, choose your investments wisely -- the market can very easily go back to retest lows.

Oil Extends Gains as China Primes Growth Pump, OPEC Production Cuts Ripple

Oil Extends Gains as China Primes Growth Pump, OPEC Production Cuts Ripple

Global oil prices jumped to a two-week high Friday as investors reacted to plans from the People's Bank of China to stimulate growth in the world's biggest energy market and a stronger-than-expected reading for U.S. job creation over the month of December.

U.S.-China Commerce Dept Talks Give a Boost: Market Recon

U.S.-China Commerce Dept Talks Give a Boost: Market Recon

The wildcard on today's employment data will be if the sudden slowing of growth in manufacturing employment is emblematic of a broader problem.

What Matters More, Bitcoin or Blockchain?

What Matters More, Bitcoin or Blockchain?

The founder of DRW discusses his firm's assessment of bitcoin and the underlying technology that supports it.

Apple Warning Sparks Currency 'Flash Crash,' Highlighting Strong Dollar Concerns

Apple Warning Sparks Currency 'Flash Crash,' Highlighting Strong Dollar Concerns

Apple's shock revenue warning triggered the biggest 'flash crash' in global currency markets in more than two years.

Apple Revenue Warning Triggers Yen Spike, Sharp US Equity Futures Decline

Apple Revenue Warning Triggers Yen Spike, Sharp US Equity Futures Decline

Apple's shock revenue warning sent ripples around world financial markets Wednesday as investors piled into safe haven assets such as the Japanese yen amid renewed concerns for the health of the global economy.

Investors Guide: Everything You Need to Know Going Into 2019

Investors Guide: Everything You Need to Know Going Into 2019

Are you ready for 2019? Here's what investors need to know about the defense, retail, and technology sectors as we enter the New Year.