These are strange times for global markets

Chris Weston

Pepperstone

These are strange times for global markets. When you see a 425-point reversal on the Dow Jones and a 48-handle move in the S&P 500 on limited news, you know things are not quite right. You could easily explain the confusion with a quick assessment, as oil prices are sitting at $46, CME copper at $2.45 p/lb and US 10-year treasuries at 1.90%, while the S&P 500 is at 2023! Central banks have been fundamental in herding investors into various assets, although the falls in energy prices have also been a major factor. (VIEW LINK)


Chris Weston
Head of Research
Pepperstone

Highly accomplished financial markets professional, with experience at a number of top-tier global institutions on both the buy and sell-side. A natural communicator with a strong ability to analyse macro-economic trends, capital flows and market...

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