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Markets in Tokyo, Mumbai and most of Southeast Asia are down this month, Asia's early progress in combatting COVID-19 proving hard to sustain.
Let's look at this impossible move on the market -- and why health care could be coming off life support.
Perhaps the most interesting result of an inflationary but not frightening CPI was visible in U.S. Treasury security markets.
You never want to be caught in a counter trend rally.
Don't forget, this is a very large company with a lot more than the vaccine going on.
I would argue that the pandemic has lasted just long enough to wipe out the little guy and let the bigger guys have the run of the joint.
My COVID vaccine eligibility actually began about a week before my symptoms began.
Lies, damn lies, and statistics in the vaccine age, as Hong Kong and Macau stop administering the Pfizer/BioNTech drug.
This week's big energy story? A giant container ship is stuck in the Suez Canal and could be stuck there for days.
Here's my view on this space and where the money is to be made.
Let's look back at how the market reacted to COVID-19 one year ago, and the lessons we can learn.
COVID numbers stopped improving a while ago, even with ever-improving rates of vaccination. Just what is going on here?
Getting international travel and commerce back on track may hinge on vaccine acceptance.
Plus, the efficacy rate of the still-pending Novavax Covid-19 vaccine against variants of the virus give reason for pause.
Be careful as we could see a retest of the June low in the weeks ahead.
How does this all end? I don't know that it does end.
Among other things, the president works to align Democratic senators to support his massive Covid relief bill.
Should we care about Australia's central bank taking overtly aggressive action to reign in the long end of their yield curve? Yes, we should.
We could have some real pain ahead for some stocks. Five different kinds.
The market's catalyst had everything to do with the virus... optimism that humankind might stuff that scourge back into Pandora's box.
I want you to think about how quickly the long end of the U.S. Treasury curve is moving.
Upon hearing of Buffett's latest moves, I pulled up the charts. What I found was a little surprising.
The funny thing about flat lines is that the move at the end is usually explosive, but could go either way.
The acceptance by corporate America and the rest of corporate earth certainly makes knocking bitcoin off of its pedestal more difficult.
Plus, we wait with great interest to learn what Berkshire Hathaway's holdings were as of the end of 2020.
No matter what you want to call it -- there are plenty of reasons to be bullish right now.
The forces that benefited shares of companies such as Peloton Interactive and Clorox may not sustain them once the impact of the virus subsides.