Archive for April 26th, 2011

Deeper Analysis

U.S. Housing Market

April 26, 2011

It’s been five years since U.S. housing prices began to buckle.  The belief was very prevalent during the brunt of the Great Recession that a self-sustaining U.S. economic recovery would not be possible unless and until the housing market implosion ran its full course and had hit bottom.  Less than two months shy of the […] More

New Overnight Developments Abroad - Daily Update

New Euro Area Public Finance Figures Released

April 26, 2011

All markets are again open following the Good Friday/Easter holiday break.  Today is the 25th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear accident near Kiev. Commodity price gains have been trimmed following their sharp run-up in recent days.  Gold at $1505.20 per ounce is 0.9% below yesterday’s peak of $1518.32.  Oil is off 0.2% at $112.03 per […] More