Japanese GDP and industrial production

A Time for Waiting

November 15, 2021

Meaningful data were reported Monday in Japan and China, but investors chose to maintain an advent posture pending other pieces of information that could emerge in the next 24-hour period. These include a virtual summit between Presidents Joe Biden of the U.S. and Xi Jinping of China that is intended to quell mounting tension between […] More

Another Tumble in the Price of Gold

May 16, 2013

Commodities continue to lose favor.  Gold dropped 1.7% overnight to $1372.70 per ounce.  Oil fell by 0.9% to $93.43 per barrel. The commodity-sensitive currencies of Australia and New Zealand lost 0.9% and 1.0% against the U.S. currency overnight, which also advanced by 0.3% against the yen and loonie, 0.2% versus the euro, Swissie and sterling […] More