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Wed, 27 January 2021

Investments

GameStop update – Melvin Capital out

My earlier note talked about the problems with the whole Reddit /r/wallstreetbets thing, and how it clearly needs to be looked at by the SEC because large numbers of retail traders will get hurt as a result. Since then shares have gone ballistic in pre-market trading: GME +100%, AMC +110%.

Wed, 27 January 2021

Morning Note

Something strange is happening on Wall Street

Something strange is happening on Wall Street, or at least to a number of individual stocks, which are getting caught up in a battle between a bunch of Reddit day traders and investors and Wall Street hedge funds.

Tue, 26 January 2021

Commodities

Increased oil storage tempers optimism while weather keeps natural gas price movements grounded

In oil & gas this week, we see an unexpected rise in US storage volumes while natural gas price rallies will largely depend on the weather going forward. 

Tue, 26 January 2021

Fed preview: New faces, same old problems

The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) convenes today for its first meeting of 2021, with some new faces (not least Janet Yellen at Treasury) but the same old problems facing the Federal Reserve as it seeks to steer the US economy out of the pandemic.

Tue, 26 January 2021

Investments

Is GameStop the hottest stock of 2021?

Shares in GameStop Corp. (GME) surged another 80% on Monday as the stock’s breakneck ascent continued amid frenzied retail trading activity.

Tue, 26 January 2021

Morning Note

European stocks rally, Rolls-Royce shares slide

European equity markets traded higher on Tuesday, recovering the losses of Monday’s soft session after a largely positive, though choppy, day on Wall Street.

Mon, 25 January 2021

Cryptocurrency update: Ether hits new all-time high with strong outlook for stablecoins

Ether prices reach new heights, while commentators have made solid forecasts for stablecoins in 2021. Elsewhere, we find a crypto trading platform giant is preparing its IPO – but could be giving current shareholders a chance to sell before going public.  

Mon, 25 January 2021

Morning Note

Travel stocks slip on lockdown ad infinitum + Apple, Tesla earnings previews

European stock markets are a flattish, unexciting mixed bag in early trade on Monday as they continue to tread the range of the last fortnight without too much conviction. Shares in Frankfurt nudged up as London slipped a fraction. US stocks closed down on Friday after a choppy week. Asian shares were broadly higher overnight.

Sun, 24 January 2021

Week Ahead

Week Ahead: Fed meets, US GDP & Big Tech earnings

In the week ahead, the Federal Reserve holds its first meeting of the new year, with a range of new appointments in place, but a major policy change seems unlikely. Latest US GDP figures are released too. Forecasts are showing a mixed but optimistic outlook for Q4 2020’s numbers. Finally, earnings season continues with big tech firms leading the large caps in the latest earnings calls. 

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