Dollar Strengthens – Peso Weakens

Dollar Strengthens – Peso Weakens

This chart, courtesy of Bloomberg, shows the market’s reaction to the Fed’s decision to reverse its quantitative easing policy. The Federal Reserve took the first tentative steps Wednesday to unwind its history-making economic stimulus. As markets...
Updates – Peso and Stock Market

Updates – Peso and Stock Market

The U.S. dollar bounced off its two-year low on Monday. It’s too early to determine if this rally has some staying power. The dollar’s move appears to have weakened the Mexican Peso. The peso is currently stuck in a trading range between 17.5 and 18. Right...
Changing Expectations

Changing Expectations

Last week I mentioned the possibility of an intermediate cycle low for the stock markets. It appears as though that has been put off.  An intermediate cycle low on average lasts roughly 18-25 weeks. However, during periods of quantitative easing it’s not unusual to...
What Now for the Markets?

What Now for the Markets?

The news appears to be having an affect on the stock market. We’ve weathered some fairly serious political and geo-political events over the last couple of weeks. The markets, however, have been fairly resilient. Just last week we were very close to hitting all...

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