The British Pound (or pound sterling) is the world’s oldest currency still in use dating back to Anglo-Saxon England in the middle 8th century. It’s the official currency of the United Kingdom, its Crown Dependencies, and the British Overseas Territories.
The NASDAQ-100 Index represents the largest non-financial U.S. and international issues listed on The NASDAQ Stock Market based on market capitalization. Index holdings represent companies across major industry groups including computer hardware and software, telecommunications, retail and wholesale trade, and biotechnology.
This is a sample entry from Craig Turner’s weekly market analysis newsletter, Turner’s Take. IN THIS ARTICLE: Macro Markets: G-20 urges Europe to take “all necessary policy measures” EURO: Bounces will be short lived EMINI S&P 500: We may be range bound from 1275 to 1425 for the rest of 2012. We like selling the… Read more.
This is a sample entry from Brian Cullen’s email newsletter, The Cullen Outlook. August / December NATURAL GAS spread: This is a popular seasonal spread that is done using various months. I will be using August vs. December. Some choose to use October vs. November, the thought process is the same. SELL front month …… Read more.
Greece looks to have made it through the weekend, with the center-right and pro-bailout New Democracy party winning the parliamentary election there by a narrow margin over the feared Syriza party. A Syriza win would have put an anti-Euro party into leadership. Greece elected a party that will continue to play ball with the European… Read more.
This is a sample entry from Brian Cullen’s email newsletter, The Cullen Outlook. July / October LEAN HOG spread: This is a seasonal spread working off of upcoming supply and demand. July looks to be in overbought territory with recent news of slaughter slowdowns and strong export numbers. I think we could see limited upside… Read more.
Oranges, grown on trees, are widely cultivated in tropical and subtropical climates for the sweet fruit. Oranges are peeled or cut (to avoid the bitter rind) and eaten whole, or processed to extract orange juice, and also for the fragrant peel.
US Crop weather, the June WASDE report and an ever changing picture in Europe will dominate the headlines this week in the grain and oilseed markets. The trading for the week will start out on a positive note, as European politicians were presented with a request from the Spanish Government for a bailout of approximately… Read more.
Until they reach a specific weight, live cattle are specially raised for beef production. This process begins when they are calves and ends when they reach the required weight. Once the goal weight (typically 600-800 pounds), has been reached, they are then transferred to feedlots and are considered “feeder cattle”. In addition to beef production, cattle are used for milk, leather and soap production, and labor.
This is a sample entry from Craig Turner’s weekly market analysis newsletter, Turner’s Take. MACRO MARKETS The latest round of economic news and reports out of the United States, Europe and China has all been bearish for the markets. The European Monetary Union (EMU) has been the bear market leader as money flees the continent.… Read more.