Natural Gas futures received a brief repreive from downward price pressure yesterday, as a lower than expected inventory build was seen as a bullish surprise for traders.
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The crypto world was on fire in the early frames of this week, as bitcoin made a convincing move to shoot past support at $7,000 and establish a new perch around $7,300.
By Jason Pfaff, July 19, 2018
It was a brutal second half of last week in crude oil markets, as a stunning drop in oil inventories as reported by the EIA was greeted with a just as surprising swift decline in prices.
By Jason Pfaff, July 16, 2018
Asian markets were rocked last night by the news the US President was releasing details on a new round of tarrifs to levy against China.
By Jason Pfaff, July 11, 2018
Markets digested last week's Non-farm payrolls report in the United States well, and shares in Asia moved sharply higher this morning.
By Jason Pfaff, July 09, 2018
After a shocking fall from record highs, bitcoin looks far more stable at current pricing than the market has seen in some time.
By Jason Pfaff, July 06, 2018
As the second half of the year gets ramped into full swing, we expect a positive non-farm payroll report that should be constructive for the dollar, and slightly better than equity market expectati
By Jason Pfaff, July 05, 2018
Natural Gas closed lower to end last week, and starts this week at a critical inflection point.
By Jason Pfaff, July 02, 2018
It was only last November when bitcoin bounced off the $5800 level on the way up to crossing over $19,000 during a meteoric rise crypto traders won’t long soon forget.
By Jason Pfaff, June 29, 2018
When bitcoin futures launched late last year as products on major exchanges in the United States, it felt like a pivotal moment.
By Jason Pfaff, June 26, 2018
The price of WTI crude rocketed higher last week as OPEC issued a broad statement announcing an agreement to begin increasing production in response to the current limits imposed last year to cure
By Jason Pfaff, June 25, 2018
Bitcoin prices were devastated in early Friday trading. Without an obvious catalyst, prices were down around 8% and heading lower in the morning trade in the United States.
By Jason Pfaff, June 22, 2018