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Fed Speak and Tariff Threats Spook the Energy Complex

Market Overview US crude oil and products bucked the trend following a week of high volatility containing statements from Chairman of the Fed, Jerome Powell and tariff threats out of the White House. Last Tuesday, Jerome Powell signaled business as usual for the Fed, which marks a continuation of Janet Yellen’s preferred strategy of gradual …

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Hedge Funds Hold Net Positioning Steady Despite Fall in Crude Prices

Economic Indicators: FOMC Meeting Minutes from January 31 meeting: February 21 @ 2:00 pm EST GBP Gross Domestic Product 4Q: February 22 @ 04:30 am EST JPY National Consumer Price Index: February 22 @ 6:30 pm EST CAD Consumer Price Index: February 23 @ 8:30 am EST Energy and Global Markets The US Dollar and …

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Crude Oil Makes New Highs as U.S. Inventories Fall for Tenth Straight Week; US Dollar Volatility Skewed Price to the Upside

In a week of political whiplash, the US Dollar stands on uncertain ground as traders grow weary of signals from the White House and Department of the Treasury. The US Dollar has been facing heavy selling pressure in recent weeks as the market rotates into other currencies such as the Euro or British Pound. The …

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