2017- Year of Repercussions

The Trade Joker welcomes all the investors on board to the NEW YEAR 2017 flight. Before we begin, you are requested to fasten your seatbelt because the weather conditions could be foggy and we might face heavy turbulences. We will take you all over the globe where in some areas our plane might face some thunderstorms (in USA), fog and mist (in UK), storms (in Europe), snow and freeze (in Middle East) and less visibility followed by gray clouds (in China). But the most we care about is a happy and…

Doha’s Ark

The whole world’s eyes are on the Shivering Sunday when at least 15 OPEC and Non- OPEC members will sit together for the first time in 15 years and play the never ending saga of ‘Balanced Output’. Not that I am not a fan of OPEC meetings and their rolled over talks but it’s still April and we can be fooled. While the world is witnessing a civil war onscreen between Iron Man and Captain America on one hand and a possible third world war off screen if Donald Trump…

Debt Street 2016, China Down

I always had this feeling inside that “Made In China” never lasts. Well, this time it is their economy. While I was still thinking about my New Year resolution (which is 1920 x 1080 ) I received a flash update from Century Financial Brokers showing a 7% decline in Chinese stock markets. It has become like an entrance theme for China equities to crash first and then take the rest of the indices with them. And by the way it hit the circuit breaker twice in four days, I mean…