The Market Radar

We anticipate, monitor, and comment on market moving global economic and geopolitical issues.  No dark side brooding, no wanting the world to end, no political rants.  Traders, investors, policymakers, or market observers can’t  afford to ignore us.

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Daily Risk Monitor – August 27

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US Sector ETF Performance – August 27

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Are market bears just cuddly pandas – FT

James Mackintosh on rally after China dip

The retreat in equities may have been triggered by China but markets moved so rapidly because investors were overly complacent. James Mackintosh, investment editor, questions the forces pushing for a deeper drop and whether the sudden rally is a dead cat bounce.

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Daily Risk Monitor – August 26

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US Sector ETF Performance – August 26

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Picture of the Day

After yesterday’s nasty reversal shorts pressed their bets and got their manhood caught in the nutcracker today.

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Daily Risk Monitor – August 25

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US Sector ETF Performance – August 25

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Explaining Commodities crash in 90 seconds – FT

Prices fall to their lowest level since the financial crisis

A slowing Chinese economy and turbulent stock markets are having an impact on global commodity prices. The FT’s Henry Sanderson explains why.

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Daily Risk Monitor – August 24

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Question:  Why did most bond yields rise across the globe on such a dismal day for stocks?

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