Marc Chandler

About the Author Marc Chandler

Marc Chandler has been covering the global capital markets in one fashion or another for 25 years, working at economic consulting firms and global investment banks. A prolific writer and speaker he appears regularly on CNBC and has spoken for the Foreign Policy Association. In addition to being quoted in the financial press daily, Chandler has been published in the Financial Times, Foreign Affairs, and the Washington Post. In 2009 Chandler was named a Business Visionary by Forbes. Marc's commentary can be found at his blog (www.marctomarket.com) and twitter www.twitter.com/marcmakingsense

Thin Holiday Market: Heavy Dollar, Yen Sensitive, and U.S. Equities/Yields Fall

In thin holiday markets, a correction to the trends seen in Q4 has materialized.  The US …

A Closer Look: Tracking Holiday Market Moves

Economic data: Japan stands out with industrial production in Nov rising 1.5%, the most in five …

Market Outlook 2017: Politics in Economics

Investors are familiar with a broad set of macroeconomic variables that often drive asset prices.  Many are …

Markets Becalmed in Wait-and-See Mode

As skeleton teams return to the trading desks in New York, the US dollar is largely where …

Holiday Weekend Preview: Market Edges

Japanese markets were closed today.  Activity in Europe is light, and the same is expected in …

Dollar Mixed Amid Holiday Market Turnover; Dow 20,000 Watch Continues

The US dollar is narrowly mixed as the holiday markets make for light turnover.  Global equity …

Dollar Index Gains Accelerate; Markets Tensions Ease into the Weekend

Some mild position squaring pressures are evident ahead of the weekend, and for many market …

Greenback Extends Gains on Back of Fed

The Federal Reserve delivered the widely expected hike yesterday.  A year ago it suggested four …

VelocityShares 3X Inverse Crude ETN (DWTI): Renewed OPEC Hopes and Month End Featured

Yesterday’s pessimism about a potential deal at today’s oil producers’ meeting in Vienna has been …