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Each day on the European market opening Anthony Cheung, Sam North, and Amplify Trading gets you prepared for the trading day. They focus on relevant macroeconomic insights and trade idea generation for the global macro futures markets.
The flood gates opened through yesterday’s Federal Reserve policy meeting and U.S. benchmarks closed sharply lower. The committee left policy unchanged, but the risk landscape has been on shaky footing due to ongoing fiscal policy delays in Washington. 
Each day on the European market opening Anthony Cheung, Sam North, and Amplify Trading gets you prepared for the trading day. They focus on relevant macroeconomic insights and trade idea generation for the global macro futures markets.
In recent days and weeks, we’ve pointed to froth, extended valuations, and complacency as reasons equity markets could correct 5-10% over any given 2- to 3-day span without being a surprise. Will the Fed intentionally come off as less dovish than expected today?
Yesterday’s whipsaw held a strong level of technical support in the S&P at 3790.50. Frothy conditions can create air pockets driven by news, technical selling, or both, and yesterday was exactly that.
The U.S. jobs picture has certainly deteriorated in recent months and many questions overshadow both the U.S. and Eurozone recovery. This morning, German Ifo Business Climate and Expectations data all fell short of estimates
All 4 major U.S. benchmarks settled at fresh record highs yesterday and each extended its gains ahead of today’s opening bell. Biden’s Presidency is underway and there seems to be a relief rally of sorts.
Amid a stable picture across the Financial sector and leadership from, get this, Energy, a blowout earnings report from Netflix reminded everyone that Big Tech isn't passing the baton just yet. 
Each day on the European market opening Anthony Cheung, Sam North, and Amplify Trading gets you prepared for the trading day. They focus on relevant macroeconomic insights and trade idea generation for the global macro futures markets.
Sentiment has flipped as traders anticipate Janet Yellen’s Congressional confirmation hearing for U.S. Treasury Secretary before the Senate Finance Committee today. Here, she’s expected to sell Biden’s $1.9 trillion package in order to fast-track it with a 60-vote supermajority in the Senate.