January Ag Barometer Report
Two key announcements helped boost farmer sentiment in January. The boost in revenue provided by USDA’s MFP payments and the passage of the 2018 Farm Bill, were likely responsible for some of the improvement in farmers’ sentiment, according to the latest Purdue University/CME Group Ag Economy Barometer reading.
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.
Market of the Week with Dan Gramza: E-mini Russell 2000
Gauging U.S. Small Cap Stocks Dan Gramza, President of Gramza Capital Management, Inc., analyzes the March Russell 2000 futures contract. Using technical and fundamental data from daily and weekly charts, he discusses what impact global events like, Brexit and trade developments between the U.S. & China may have on this index.
Striking Options: Tremendous Volatility, Energy, and Equities
Is a Santa Claus Rally Happening This Year? In this video Jeff Kilburg, CEO of KKM Financial and Bob Iaccino, Chief Market Strategist for Path Trading Partners discuss what’s moving in the markets and how to use options on futures to navigate through volatility.
Sector Seasonality | Strategy to Invest in the Market
Sam Stovall, CFRA's Chief Investment Strategist, discusses seasonality of different sectors when attempting to invest in the market.
Economist Perspective: Post-G20 Market Implications
Could the U.S. and China strike a comprehensive trade deal in Q1 2019? In this video Blu Putnam, CME Group Chief Economist examines market implications from the recent G-20 summit in Argentina.