With the election almost upon us, traders and analysts weigh in on how its outcome may affect the currently oversupplied energy market as well as any potential geopolitical repercussions, which have been a major factor in recent years.
The four principal precious metals are flashing the “overbought” signal in the wake of last week’s “Fedphoria-induced” rallies. Additionally, the GOP ignited a firestorm debate over the viability of returning to the gold standard.
Republicans in the U.S. Congress were uniting behind a call to repeal all or part of the 2010 financial regulatory overhaul. Since JPMorgan Chase & Co. announced its $2 billion trading loss earlier this month, that front has splintered.