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Oil, Canadian Dollar & Yields

This week we wrestled with what to focus our Market Ethos on given the many big moves we have seen in the markets including yields, the Canadian dollar (C$) and oil. Our problem stemmed from the fact that these three […]

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Is A Big Move In Oil Prices Due?

In options trading, a straddle is literally a sit-on-the-fence strategy. By purchasing a put and a call at the same strike (price of underlying commodity) for the same time period, an investor isn’t making a conventional directional bet; rather the […]

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Is There Still Hope For Higher Oil Prices?

Oil prices have cratered in recent weeks, dipping to their lowest levels in more than seven months and any sense of optimism has almost entirely disappeared. All signs point to a period of “lower for longer” for oil prices, a […]

Oil Situation Update

Oil Situation Update

“Davidson” submits: The story continues to be promoted of OPEC over-production while the EIA global data show balance has been present since Feb 2016. The production rise coincides with a rise in US inventories as US brought Days Supply vs […]