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Peso hits turning point at 48
by Wilson Sy - February 22, 2021 - 12:00am
Three weeks ago, we wrote about the peso’s volatility dropping to 20-year lows.
Reddit army targets silver
by Wilson Sy - February 15, 2021 - 12:00am
The dramatic rise of online retail trading is changing the market landscape.
Robinhood rattles markets
by Wilson Sy - February 8, 2021 - 12:00am
In the past two weeks, volatility spiked in the stock market.
Peso volatility slumps to 20-year lows
by Wilson Sy - February 1, 2021 - 12:00am
Most Asian currencies appreciated strongly against the US dollar since Biden’s electoral win, but the Philippine peso has remained stable.
Multi-year highs for industrial metals
by Wilson Sy - January 25, 2021 - 12:00am
Last week, we talked about crude oil as one of the primary beneficiaries of the unprecedented monetary and fiscal stimulus, the Biden electoral victory, the Democratic blue wave, and the discovery of the COVID-19...
Crude oil hits 11-months high
by Wilson Sy - January 18, 2021 - 12:00am
Georgia on my Mind
by Wilson Sy - January 11, 2021 - 12:00am
The title of this article is a song popularized by Ray Charles which was selected by Rolling Stone magazine as the 44th greatest song of all time.
Best of times, worst of times
by Wilson Sy - January 4, 2021 - 12:00am
The year 2020 was like no other. Many events that unfolded were unparalleled in history.
2020: 'The most bizarre year ever'
by Wilson Sy - December 28, 2020 - 12:00am
To say that 2020 is a strange and difficult year is an understatement.
Vaccine rollout
by Wilson Sy - December 21, 2020 - 12:00am
This year, we have written numerous articles on COVID-19, and its unprecedented impact on the economy and people’s lives.
The weak US dollar
by Wilson Sy - December 14, 2020 - 12:00am
Investors and readers have been asking us: Why is the peso is so strong? Indeed, it closed at 48.07 last week, its strongest level in five years.
Record run in global stocks
by Wilson Sy - December 7, 2020 - 12:00am
The global stock markets closed at record highs last week with the Dow, S&P and Nasdaq indices hitting all-time highs.
Pandemic over by next year?
by Wilson Sy - November 23, 2020 - 12:00am
The US market closed at record highs last Monday before pulling back by the end of the week.
A great day for science and humanity
by Wilson Sy - November 16, 2020 - 12:00am
Last week, a historic development for the whole of mankind was announced.
Blue Red Blue
by Wilson Sy - November 9, 2020 - 12:00am
Based on the latest electoral count and projections, it appears that the US election will result in a Blue Red Blue government.
Virus waves and election jitters
by Wilson Sy - November 2, 2020 - 12:00am
This year, we have seen unprecedented moves in the stock market and the global economy which were caused by a once-in-a-generation black swan event.
PSE index-world’s best last week
by Wilson Sy - October 26, 2020 - 12:00am
The PSEi surged 9.9 percent last week after being an underperformer since the start of the pandemic.
Blue or red
by Wilson Sy - October 19, 2020 - 12:00am
The US presidential election is just two weeks away and its result can have major consequences globally.
Mining revival
by Wilson Sy - October 12, 2020 - 12:00am
“The government is pushing for the revival of the mining industry,” Finance Sec. Carlos Dominguez announced last week.
Philippine peso, Chinese yuan: Best quarter in a decade
by Wilson Sy - October 5, 2020 - 12:00am
The Chinese yuan and the Philippine peso are two of the strongest currencies in Asia this year.
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