Jim Wyckoff

World Equity Markets Lower; U.S. GDP Report On Deck

Global stock markets were mostly weaker overnight. U.S. stock indexes are also pointed to lower openings when the New York day session begins. The near-term technical postures for the U.S. stock indexes are starting to deteriorate. Bearish weekly low closes on Friday would begin to suggest the indexes have put in near-term tops.

World Stock Markets, Gold, Boosted By Dovish FOMC Statement Wed. PM

Global stock markets were mostly firmer overnight in the wake of a U.S. Federal Reserve meeting that produced a statement most of the markets deemed as leaning to the dovish side of U.S. monetary policy. Recent corporate earnings reports have also been mostly upbeat. U.S. stock indexes are pointed toward higher and record high openings when the New York day session begins.