Monday is a holiday in the US, but the preparation for the re-opening of markets has begun.Dave Lutz of Stifel, Nicolaus passes along some of the stories that are catching traders’ eyes this weekend.
We summarize and sample them here:
- NYT: In China, Widening Disontent Among The Communist Party Faithful
- 23 dead after Algerian siege.
- Economic advisor says the Bank of Japan should slow up on the easing if the yen falls too hard.
- Bloomberg: Oil Caps Longest Run Of Weekly Gains In 14 Months
- The Barron’s Roundtable
- Bloomberg: Wheat Caps Biggest Advance Since July On US Drought
- Transcripts from 2007 show how slowly the Fed was to react to the US crisis.