After China Being Labeled as Currency Manipulator, What is Next then?


It was an exciting week we have just experienced as far as market fireworks are concerned. In the previous week, we saw the little market drop after the Fed announcement of an interest rate cut and followed by Trump kicked off trade war battle for another round of tariff hike by 10% against Chinese imported good … Continue reading After China Being Labeled as Currency Manipulator, What is Next then?

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Precious Window of Opportunity Right Here


It is right within our expectation that Fed yielded to public and political pressure to cut-rate as announced on August 1st, Thursday morning (Asian time). However, the market reacted with weird responses. Both the equity market and gold prices dropped dead, while USD rose unexpectedly. The only explanation would be that market was disappointed with … Continue reading Precious Window of Opportunity Right Here

Is Global Recession Inevitably Coming?


With the halt of negotiation talk from the Chinese representatives expressed on Friday, trade war fear escalation was again thrown into focus. China markets represented by Shanghai Composite index dropped immediately down 2.45% after such news on Friday, May 17th.  All major US equity markets were not spared from such new development; all were down … Continue reading Is Global Recession Inevitably Coming?

Don’t Panic, It’s not the End of the World Yet!


Last Sunday, May 5th, President Trump of the US twisted in 102 words that he is going to raise tariff rate to 25% from 10% for Chinese good import value of USD 200 billion starting from Friday. This twister message has reportedly wiped out more than 13 billion USD from the worldwide stock market in … Continue reading Don’t Panic, It’s not the End of the World Yet!

What does it Mean a Fair-Trade Deal?


In order to meet the demand of fair trade from the US, National People’s Congress of China ended last Friday with a ceremonial endorsement of a law that addresses specific issues the foreign business community has long complained about, such as intellectual property protection. However, critics from the US said that such act was correctly … Continue reading What does it Mean a Fair-Trade Deal?

How to Handle Market Volatility?


Last week I accidental came across an investment coaching video entitled “How to Handle Market Volatility?” I thought this would be very helpful lesson when we are now in the midst of market extreme volatility. In fact I would say, it is a very good teaching. The gist of the lesson is during market volatile … Continue reading How to Handle Market Volatility?

Critical Week Ahead


As I had mentioned in previous post that big US market drops on 4th December were not anything serious that investors should be alarming. However US markets dropped again last Friday, December 7th. And this round, it could be very critical.  There are a number of reasons investors should be cautious after this drop. First, … Continue reading Critical Week Ahead