Market of the Week: Swiss Franc Futures

Market of the Week: Swiss Franc Futures

Safe-haven currencies like the Swiss Franc, are closely watching the Fed's next move.

Equity Volatility Does Not Spell Recession

Equity Volatility Does Not Spell Recession

China and Germany are facing more serious growth concerns than the United States.

Striking Options: Fed Rate Cuts and S&P Volatility

Striking Options: Fed Rate Cuts and S&P Volatility

The Fed is in the hot seat, again. This time at Jackson Hole.

Market Movers: Jackson Hole Summit

Market Movers: Jackson Hole Summit

Will Fed Chairman Powell address U.S. rate path in his Jackson Hole speech?

What Is a Futures Market? Definition and Example

What Is a Futures Market? Definition and Example

Have you heard about pork bellies? They're the future!

After a Year, Commodities Remain in the Trade War Crossfire

After a Year, Commodities Remain in the Trade War Crossfire

U.S. soybeans remain one of the most affected U.S. commodities in the trade war, and history suggests there could be lasting effects.

Economist Perspective: Tariffs and the Deficit

Economist Perspective: Tariffs and the Deficit

U.S. tariffs are not shrinking the trade deficit.

Dow Theory Signals Changes

Dow Theory Signals Changes

Mark Hulbert says it appears that either the Dow Theory is officially on a sell signal, or it believes the bull market remains alive but is on life support.

Economist Perspective: Gold, Oil and Copper: Dancing to Different Drummers

Economist Perspective: Gold, Oil and Copper: Dancing to Different Drummers

Copper, gold and oil are no longer moving in tandem. So what's driving these commodities in opposite directions?

For Gold Bugs, the Fun May Soon Be Over

For Gold Bugs, the Fun May Soon Be Over

Gold has had a good run, but the bulls are likely running out of money.