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Gold Regains Momentum on Reignited US-Iran Tension
U.S. President Trump said he has instructed the Navy to shoot down Iranian gunboats that harass their ships, reigniting the tensions between the two nations...
Worries of Coronavirus Plague World Markets
With new Coronavirus cases in Italy, fears are spreading that the virus may move further into Europe.
Week Ahead: Will there be more Middle East drama?
Going into the weekend, some market participants will be wondering whether more Middle East drama will unfold over the next couple of days, and if so, what might that mean for their open positions.
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OIL MARKET WEEK AHEAD: Oil Earnings Season Starts with Schlumberger
The first insight into how the oil industry is doing will come from oil services firm Schlumberger on Friday.
Gold drops to key support as Middle East fears subside
Crude oil and gold both fell further and stocks rallied after the US President made no mention of military action against Iran and called for peace.
Crude oil falls sharply after Iran attack spike
After spiking again on the back of the Iran’s retaliatory attacks on air bases housing US forces in Iraq, gold and oil prices have now turned to their levels from the day before.
As Iran Attacked US Military Bases, Markets Bought Rumour And Fact
Middle East tensions escalated. And they could come mightily close to taking the lift.
US-China trade more important for markets than US-Iran conflict
This is simply because China is the world’s second largest economy and a massive market for European and US exports.
Stocks not Worried about US/Iran Conflict
Make sure to keep an eye on the VIX to see if this type of price action continues.
This Stock Shock too shall pass
Stock market logic and precedent point to shrugging off Middle East risk, for a spell
Iran tensions hit FTSE, ratchet up oil trade
As expected, tensions in the Middle East have ratcheted up over the weekend following the US assassination of a top Iranian general Friday.
U.S. defense stocks set to benefit from Middle East geopolitical tensions (LMT, LHX)
Lockheed Martin and L3Harris Technologies may see further upside within their respective bullish technical configurations.
USD/JPY Holds Support Despite Rise In Geopolitical Tensions
That USD/JPY has held support despite a flurry of negative news over the weekend could be a sign of strength over the near-term. Yet with price action suggesting it topped out late December, the pair could break to new lows after a corrective bounce.
It's Gap Galore Around Middle East Tensions | Gold, SPX, WTI
Middle East tensions continued to flare over the weekend, resulting in some impressive gaps to further underscore the risk-off start to 2020.
OIL MARKET WEEK AHEAD: Iran’s Possible Scenarios
Most analysts seem to lean towards Iraq becoming the proxy battlefield for a conflict between Iran and the US...
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