Tag Archives: Ben Bernanke

ECB, FED deny relief, what next for world markets?

Sun, Aug 24, 2014 I smell something burning…. Ohhhh…  hearts of easy money junkies in stock markets 🙂 Friday literally “fried” their hearts as first the Fed Chair Janet Yellen talked about recovery in the U.S. economy (read- hike in … Continue reading

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World Markets Today: Volatile, on Fed hopes, Ukraine Crisis

18 Aug, 2014 (7:23AM IST) Aug 17, 2014, (9:52 PM EDT ) Time to open my mouth and put my foot into it by predicting intra day trend in global stock markets 🙂 ( I had left this job for experts over … Continue reading

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World Markets Today: Subdued, choppy before ECB

5 Jun, 2014 (9:06AM IST) Jun 4, 2014, (11:37pm EDT) And here comes the D-day in world markets; the Draghi-day 🙂 As I have been harping since last weekend, today’ monetary policy from the European Central Bank will decided short … Continue reading

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U.S. Stock Markets: Bernanke Brings Late Cheer

Sat, May 17, 2014 Here is a quick update about the jump in U.S. stock markets on Friday towards the closing bell. After trading with low energy and mostly below the red line, U.S. indexes made a quick jump in … Continue reading

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World Markets Today: Negative on Bernanke’s positive words

6 Jan, 2014, (8:23 AM IST) Jan 5, 2014, (9:53pm EST) Fellow traders, the magic show has begun in world markets again (where your money will disappear by speculators’ magic *haha* 🙂 ) Going by highly negative numbers in Asian … Continue reading

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The US Federal Reserve Announces $10 Billion Tapering

Wed, Dec 18, 2013, (2:28pm EST) The U.S. Federal Reserve has announced today,  it would start to taper its bond-buying program ( or QE3) by $10 billion a month, from January 2014. Now waiting for the last press conference of … Continue reading

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US Markets Today: Taper On, Markets Turn Volatile

Dec 18, 2013, (Update: 2:12pm EST) The Fed has opted for $10 billion per month tapering in QE3, but “exceptionally low rates” until jobless rate falls makes markets volatile. Market Reaction: – Dow Jones and other indexes at first jumped high, … Continue reading

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World markets Today: Short covering rally after the Fed

19 Sep, 2013 (8:27AM IST) Sep 18, 2013, (10:58pm EDT ) Welcome back to “after the Fed” session in world markets today! And welcome back to old, golden “high volatility with every data”  days in markets 🙂 (old is always … Continue reading

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No Tapering: US Markets Rally!

Sep 18, 2013, (Update:  3:01pm EDT) Latest: Ben Bernanke said, “tied to data on taper, not timing” So, if data points to recovery in next two-three weeks, taper will happen? (probably without talks). Latest: The Fed Chief, Bernanke said “We … Continue reading

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World Markets Today: Waiting for The Fed’s decision

18 Sep, 2013 (7:03AM IST) Sep 17, 2013, (9:33pm EDT) Welcome back to the B-day in world markets today! The Bernanke Day. The Bull-Killer, Helicopter Ben’s day (*hehe*) (Now you know why I am such a big fan of Ben … Continue reading

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