Sitting on a Pile of Sidelined Cash? Here's a Strategy to Hedge It

There is a way to hedge cash positions in a portfolio while we wait to see if this is a bull trap or the real deal.

By George, Here's How Equity Investors Should Play the Almighty Dollar

For the stock market, dollar strength and Fed tightening are the same trade.

Market Recon: Cautious Optimism, The Data, FOMC, Currency Wars, Week Ahead

Also, watch the Treasury yield curve this week. Yes, the curve remains horribly mangled.

A Strong Dollar Could Undermine These 3 Stocks With Massive Overseas Revenue

Two are household names, and the entire trio could see their results dinged by a greenback that continues to rise against foreign currencies.

Rumors of the Euro's Death Are Greatly Exaggerated

Nobody thinks the euro can recover, but in the big picture, a $1.00 euro is probably as unsustainable as the $1.60 euro was in 2008.

Recession-Bound Japan Aided by Weak Yen on Exports

With the yen testing ¥137 and stubbornly staying above ¥135 to the U.S. dollar, Japanese exporters will benefit from a currency-exchange boon to the bottom line.

The Japanese Yen Is Like a Pressure Cooker and the Lid's About to Blow Off

Most do not look at the Yen but it has been the source of great pain in past systemic collapses.

Yen Breaks ¥135 to Hit 24-Year Low

The Japanese currency has broken through the resistance experienced in recent periods of weakness, leaving at its lowest levels against the U.S. dollar since 1998.

It All Comes Down to Jobs and Prices

As the battle against inflation rages on, we're now up against Friday's jobs report. Here's my take on both.

Bettin' a Buck on Devon

Here's where I see Devon Energy going and how to play it.