Striking Options: US Dollar Strengthens and Markets Remain Optimistic
Gold bulls closely watching U.S. jobs data. Jeff Kilburg and Bob Iaccino discuss the latest pullback for the precious metal and if gold will be able to find some support.
Market Movers: U.S. Jobs Report (3/6/19)
Is a potential trade war resolution and consistent strong employment data enough to alter the Fed’s dovish tone? Jim Iuorio and Scott Martin preview Friday’s U.S. Jobs report and discuss why stock-market bulls are focusing on this data.
Credit risk in today’s fixed income environment
Debt-heavy companies are looking to de-lever. Portfolio manager John Smet discusses the credit-risk implications for bond investors in today’s slower growing economy.
Phase Transitions: Major Changes for Markets to Navigate
Phase Transitions & Markets In this video Blu Putnam, CME Group Chief Economist says markets will have to navigate through a series of multiple phase transitions in 2019. He explains these transitions and the challenges they pose to already volatile markets.
Striking Options: Earnings Season Starts and Crude Oil Rallies
Supply vs. Demand: Oil Volatility Persists Jeff Kilburg, CEO of KKM Financial and Scott Bauer, CEO of Prosper Trading Academy, LLC discuss the oil-equities relationship and how both markets are responding in tandem to global and domestic events.
Economist Perspective: The Three Phases of Event Risk
The nature of event risk has changed since the Great Recession. As event risks enter phase three, what’s at stake in 2019? In this video Blu Putnam, CME Group Chief Economist examines the three phases of event risk since the Great Recession and discusses why event risk outcomes in the current third stage could be dragged out in 2019.