Marc Chandler, Seeking Alpha

Marc Chandler

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McKee, KY, United States

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Recent articles by Marc:

Markets Look For Direction

The biggest development today in the capital markets is the jump in benchmark interest rates. Read more. → Read More

Greenback Remains Firm

After retreating most of last week, the US dollar has extended yesterday’s gains today. The euro has been sold to a new seven-year low against the Swiss franc near CHF0.9600. → Read More

China Disappoints And Surprises With Rate Cut

With a set of disappointing data, China surprised with a 10-bp reduction in the benchmark one-year lending facility rate. Read more. → Read More

Is The Dollar's Month-Long Pullback Over?

The euro was impressively resilient after the job growth of more than twice expectations. → Read More

Heading Into The Weekend, Dollar's Downside Momentum Stalls

The dollar bloc currencies and Norwegian krone are slightly firmer while the Swedish krona, sterling, and the yen are off around 0.3%-0.6%. Read more here. → Read More

U.S. Dollar Soft While Consolidating Yesterday's Drop

The US dollar is consolidating yesterday’s losses but is still trading with a heavier bias against the major currencies and most emerging market currencies. Read more here. → Read More

Is It All Really About Today's U.S. CPI Print?

The intraday momentum indicators are overextended, and this could set the stage for the dollar to recover in North America. Read more. → Read More

U.S. Dollar Offered But Stretched Intraday

The US dollar is trading heavily against all the major currencies, led by the Norwegian krone and euro. Read more. → Read More

Dog Days

The dog days of August for the Northern Hemisphere are here and the capital markets are relatively subdued. Read more. → Read More


Rising price pressures, stronger and more persistent than generally expected, has been the main challenge for consumers, businesses, and policymakers. → Read More

Downside Risks To The U.S. Employment Report?

The US dollar enjoys a firmer bias against the major currencies ahead of the July employment data. Read more. → Read More

Over To The BOE

Unlike the Federal Reserve, for example, the BOE is likely to shrink its balance sheet through outright sales, not just more passively managing the pace of roll-offs. → Read More

Market Takes China's Response In Stride, Risk Appetites Recover

The market is judging China's response to Speaker Pelosi's visit in a mild way and risk appetites returned. Read more here. → Read More

Aussie Hit With Profit-Taking After RBA Hikes 50bp

Speaker Pelosi's visit to Taiwan has added to the risk-off mood of the capital markets today. → Read More

Yen Squeeze Continues

The dollar's pullback against the yen has been extended to almost JPY132.00. Read more. → Read More

Macro And Prices

The market has abandoned any thought of a 75 bp move and finished last week with a nearly 75% chance of a 50 bp hike. Read more. → Read More

EMU GDP Surprises, While The Yen's Short Squeeze Continues

China, Hong Kong, and Japanese equities fell but the other large markets in the region rose. Read more. → Read More

Attention Turns To U.S. GDP, Ahead Of Tomorrow's EMU GDP And CPI

The Federal Reserve delivered its second consecutive 75 bp rate hike, and Chair Powell left the door open for another large hike at the next meeting in September. → Read More

Fed Day

The EU struck an agreement to voluntarily reduce gas consumption as a complete cut-off from Russia is feared. Read more. → Read More

Greenback Jumps Back

Reports claims that 100 of the largest businesses in Shenzhen are being told by local authorities to restrict operations to employees living in a closed loop, with little contact with... → Read More