These Limited Risk Commodity Plays Sound Good Right Now

It's a suitable time to focus on low and limited-risk speculative plays. Let's take a look at the yen and cattle futures.

U.S. Dollar Index: A Closer Look as It Approaches 100.00

DXY might have reached a turning point.

I'm Betting on Latin America and This ETF for the Balance of 2022

Let's examine why investing in South and Central America as U.S. companies 'reshore' could be the next big thing -- and let's explore several funds to consider.

Yen's Sudden 5% Slide Drives Tokyo Stocks But Should Make Investors Wary

The Japanese currency since early March has steepened a decline that has seen it weaken by almost one-fifth since the start of 2021.

Sanctions on Russia Produce Ripple Effects on Payments Giants, Crypto Players

The impact on U.S. companies of the economic blockade against Ukraine's invader varies but definitely is more than symbolic.

Bearish Signs Continue to Mount With the S&P 500, Nasdaq 100 and Russian Ruble

The plunge in the ruble has a similar effect as a currency devaluation, which is how the 1997 Financial Crisis crisis began.

$30T Debt, Currency Wars, Markets, Virtual Real Estate, Velocity of Money

Overnight the U.S. national debt clock whirled past $30T for the first time in history.

Seeking Confirmation, Big Inventory Build, Lousy Durable Orders, Dollar Worries

Plus, we cast a wary eye at the narrowing spread between the yields of the two-year and 10-year Treasury notes.

The QE Long Game: We Have Seen This Movie Before

The stimulus honeymoon is over, but that doesn't mean commodity and financial markets won't continue to be influenced by the increased money supply.

Good Tidings to You as This Sleigh Has a Larger Cushion

Any day can be a down day but here's why I still think the market has an upward bias until early January.