Hills taps Trader Talent, LiveSquawk for training course – FOW

Hills taps Trader Talent, LiveSquawk for training course by Luke Jeffs Former Liffe trader Martin Hills has struck a three-way partnership with a financial training firm and an online commentary service to launch an accredited training program aimed at retail traders. London-based Financial eLearning, founded by Hills, has partnered with training specialist Trader Talent and LiveSquawk, the audio news service for traders, to launch an online training program that offers participants greater flexibility. Read the rest of the article by Luke Jeffs here: https://www.globalinvestorgroup.com/articles/3697494/hills-taps-trader-talent-livesquawk-for-training-course #Financialelearning #livesquawk #tradertalent

Trader Noble Market Commentary 21/10/2021

On 21/10/2021 TraderTalent.com is bringing you Bryan Noble. U.S. Equity Markets continued their weekly rally, finishing the day higher, led by the Dow which made a new all-time high, before closing with a gain of 0.43%. Markets surged at the open and held onto their gains for the rest of the day. On Tuesda night, President Joe Biden held meetings at the White House with groups of moderate and progressive Democratic lawmakers in an attempt to resolve differences on the budget proposal. After the meetings, Biden said that he believed a deal could be reached. In terms of Federal Reserve speakers, …

Trader Noble Market Commentary 20/10/2021

On 20/10/2021 TraderTalent.com is bringing you Bryan Noble. U.S. Equity Markets spent another day in the green, finishing the day higher, led by the S&P 500 which closed higher by 074%, helping the VIX to fall by 4%. Markets opened higher and held onto the gains for the rest of the day. In terms of economic data, Housing Starts and Building Permits fell in September and missed estimates. But they remain elevated on a historical basis, showing that the housing market is still strong. Earnings season remains a catalyst for markets, with notably strong reports from Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) …

Trader Noble Market Commentary 19/10/2021

On 19/10/2021 TraderTalent.com is bringing you Bryan Noble. U.S. Equity Markets rebounded strongly from the early afternoon lows, finishing the day higher, led by the NASDAQ 100 which closed higher by 1.02%. Markets opened sharply lower as Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) reiterated his opposition to the size of the White House’s $3.5 trillion budget legislation, saying it risks overheating the domestic economy. But markets rebounded strongly off these low levels throughout the rest of the day. Economic data was positive, with the National Association of Home Builders’ Housing Market Index showing homebuilder optimism because of continued strong demand for housing. …

Trader Noble Market Commentary 18/10/2021

On 18/10/2021 TraderTalent.com is bringing you Bryan Noble. U.S. Equity Markets rose to end a strong week, led by the Dow which closed above 35000 with a gain of 1.09%. Markets opened higher, and held onto their gains for the rest of the day. Economic data was mixed. On the one hand, Retail Sales data rose surprisingly in September, another sign of ongoing consumer strength. But Consumer Sentiment fell in October, remaining near the lowest levels in more than 10 years. The survey cited the COVID-19 Delta variant, supply-chain shortages, and labour issues as headwinds to optimism. Earnings season wrapped …

Trader Noble Market Commentary 15/10/2021

On 15/10/2021 TraderTalent.com is bringing you Bryan Noble. U.S. Equity Markets trended higher as U.S. weekly Jobless Claims fell below 300,000, finishing the day higher, led by the S&P having its best trading session in seven months with a gain of 1.71%. Weekly Jobless Claims fell below 300,000 for the first time since March, leaving unemployment levels at only a few thousand above pre-pandemic levels. U.S. banks beat profit estimates on a pickup in trading activity, fuelled by the recovering economy – which enabled them to release more loan-loss reserves. Meanwhile, the Producer Price Index (“PPI”) in the U.S. rose …

Trader Noble Market Commentary 14/10/2021

On 14/10/2021 TraderTalent.com is bringing you Bryan Noble. U.S. Equity Markets rose as the Federal Reserve teased plans for asset purchase tapering, finishing the day higher led by the NASDAQ 100 which closed higher by 0.77%. Inflation data was the big driver of the afternoon. The Consumer Price Index (“CPI”) rose 5.4% in September from the same period last year. That was above the 5.3% estimate and well above the Federal Reserve’s 2% target. This drove a lot of the choppiness early in the session, as investors digested what this could mean for central bank policy. In the evening, the …

Trader Noble Market Commentary 13/10/2021

On 13/10/2021 TraderTalent.com is bringing you Bryan Noble. U.S. Equity Markets were little changed throughout much of yesterday, before again selling off into the close, led by the Dow finishing lower by 0.34%. Markets opened slightly lower on a quiet day, before bouncing around for the rest of the day. Federal Reserve speakers made headlines, with Atlanta Fed President Raphael Bostic saying that the Fed may allow inflation to overshoot the 2% target for a few years to achieve an average 2% target. However, Fed Vice Chair Richard Clarida noted that he expects many of today’s pricing pressures to be …

Trader Noble Market Commentary 12/10/2021

On 12/10/2021 TraderTalent.com is bringing you Bryan Noble. U.S. Equity Markets rose in the morning before selling off into the close, finishing the day lower, led by Dow closing with a loss of 0.72%. Markets rose in the early afternoon on positive headlines about COVID-19 treatments. Merck (MRK) officially filed for an emergency use authorisation for its COVID-19 treatment pill. And AstraZeneca (AZN) said that its COVID-19 treatment decreased the risk of severe cases and death by as much as 50%. On China, U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai held a call with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, with both sides …