MARKET COMMENTARY

MARKET COMMENTARY

This is where you can access our free investment research.  We use this section to publish our weekly view of investment markets. For older research see our Market View Archive

Our “Market View” provides weekly content including:

  • Our analysis on both the UK and US Stock markets, shown as weekly updated charts with Breadth and Momentum studies.
  • Risk Barometers for the US, Europe and Emerging Markets as a proxy to interpret how financial markets are pricing in risk.
  • A “Big Picture” shows how long-term Price Momentum is altering across a broad range of Bonds, Global Stockmarkets and Commodities.
  • An analysis of Stockmarket Sentiment readings taken from a range of sources including Private Investors, Financial Journalists, Financial Advisors and Investment Managers.

In addition to our Market View we add occasional blogs on topical issues which we think are important.

To view our recent research please click on the links below. For older research see our Market View Archive

Earnings boost for markets 150 150 Realm

Earnings boost for markets

Earnings are providing a boost for the markets after strong reports from major US banks. Earnings appear to be softening investors’ concerns over inflation after…

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Stocks positive after US and China inflation data 150 150 Realm

Stocks positive after US and China inflation data

Stocks have opened higher this morning. Investors are weighing the latest US inflation data for September which came in slightly higher than expected at 5.4%,…

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Muted open lower ahead of US CPI data 150 150 Realm

Muted open lower ahead of US CPI data

UK and European markets have opened lower this morning ahead of US CPI data. The key inflation report is due later today. Wednesday also sees…

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UK jobs market continues to improve 150 150 Realm

UK jobs market continues to improve

Data from the Office for National Statistics this morning shows that the UK jobs market continues to recover. The unemployment rate fell to 4.5%, the…

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Markets cautious this morning as inflation concerns increase 150 150 Realm

Markets cautious this morning as inflation concerns increase

Following weaker-than-expected US jobs data on Friday, US Treasury yields have hit multi-month highs on expectations that central banks will begin policy tightening soon. Inflation…

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Stocks flat ahead of US jobs data 150 150 Realm

Stocks flat ahead of US jobs data

Markets are trading cautiously this morning ahead of key US jobs data due later today. A strong report will increase the chances that the US…

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