April 7, 2017 9:23 pm by randholm
Russia warned that U.S. cruise missile strikes on a Syrian air base could have “extremely serious” consequences, as President Donald Trump’s first major foray into a foreign conflict opened up a rift between Moscow and Washington. Live: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-idUSKBN1782S0 Article: https://www.bloomberg.com/politics/articles/2017-04-07/tomahawk-launches-practiced-by-u-s-before-trump-gave-go-ahead Video: https://www.theguardian.com/world/live/2017/apr/07/us-syria-response-donald-trump-assad-pentagon-live Early this morning Stocks: none in the long-term. DJIA futures fell over
Here is some data to carry forward to 2017 with just a few trading hours left this year, The UK Referendum and the US Elections were two events that created Â short term spikes in volatility. However, the real impact will be measure in years. GOLD in various currencies (1980 to Nov-end 2016) WORLD Indexes YTD
As oil prices plummeted in 2014, affecting everything from geopolitical relationships to the price of goods, our customers needed answers on developments as varied as key impacts on the global supply chain to the latest innovations and developments in renewables. Data from Thomson Reuters.
The market finished 0.3% lower last week after going no where for the majority of the week. However, the market finished the month 5.5% higher. Last time we saw a monthly gain this high was in October 2011. This month we finally saw a stabilization in oil prices as they broke their weekly loosing streak.