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  • Week InReview: September 29, 2023

    • Friday, September 29, 2023

    Tech giants lift stocks. US stocks rebounded Thursday, with tech behemoths, including Tesla, Nvidia, and Meta, driving the Nasdaq 100 higher. Treasury yields, which had been surging this week, retreated, with shorter-dated debt leading the decline. The 10-year rate pulled back from a nearly 16-year high hit earlier in the session and the dollar slid.   Coming Up... Look for a slew of Japanese data — including the Tokyo CPI gauge and national figures on retail sales and industrial production — as well as balance of payments numbers for Thailand and Hong Kong retail sales. Meanwhile, China is starting its Golden Week holiday period. 

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  • Week InAdvance: September 25, 2023

    • Monday, September 25, 2023

    Mon Sep 25 Yom Kippur, the Jewish day of atonement. US households entitled to receive four rapid Covid-19 tests by mail. | Wed Sep 27 Bank of Japan issues minutes of July’s policy meeting. | Thu Sep 28 WE_ARE_IN forum in Stockholm. | Fri Sep 29 'Golden Week' begins in China.

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  • Week InReview: September 22, 2023

    • Friday, September 22, 2023

    Down at the close. The S&P 500 fell to its lowest since June while 10-year Treasury yields climbed, as the latest reading on the labor market reinforced the case for the Federal Reserve’s higher-for-longer policy stance. All of the major US equity benchmarks broke below their 100-day moving averages — seen as a bearish signal by some technical analysts. led a rout in megacaps.

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