As one reader put it earlier today, “is just being open for trading” a good enough reason for stocks to rally?
This time last week, everyone thought we’d all seen our last Friday.
There’s tension in the air.
BANK OF ENGLAND VOTES 7-2 TO MAINTAIN BENCHMARK INTEREST RATE
You’d probably be wise to do the same.
Uncertainty around Brexit will of course continue to serve as a countervailing force, which brings us to the cruelly ironic (and exceedingly ridiculous) part of this whole charade
This week’s market-moving events are likely to be unscheduled. Remember, Irma is still a catastrophic natural disaster even if it didn’t quite turn into a scene out of a bad Jake Gyllenhaal movie. And as the above mentioned Ben Purvis notes, “Kim Jong Un [could decide] to inject himself into the conversation again,” at any time.
The day in charts.
Buy it all.
BANK OF ENGLAND VOTES 6-2 TO MAINTAIN BENCHMARK INTEREST RATE