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Vaccine hope
by Wilson Sy - May 25, 2020 - 12:00am
A glimmer of hope came to light last Monday when listed American biotechnology company Moderna reported that its vaccine had a successful phase one trial.
Dr. Fauci correction
by Wilson Sy - May 18, 2020 - 12:00am
Last week, the US market had moved higher on hopes that certain states will reopening soon based on optimistic pronouncements by Trump.
Philippine peso, the strongest currency in EM
by Wilson Sy - May 11, 2020 - 12:00am
The Philippine peso continues to diverge against most emerging market (EM) currencies, which we first noted back in February (see Contrasting currency moves caused by COVID-19, Feb. 17). Investors have recently...
American bears
by Wilson Sy - May 4, 2020 - 12:00am
A few weeks ago, we discussed different Philippine bear markets, their causes, their performance and duration (see Different Bears, April 6).
Below zero
by Wilson Sy - April 27, 2020 - 12:00am
Investors, traders, and fund managers were shocked, startled, and baffled by the recent oil price crash.
The tale of two bears
by Wilson Sy - April 20, 2020 - 12:00am
Two weeks ago, we wrote about the different bear markets in the Philippines (see Different Bears, April 6). Now, let us look at two US bear markets for guidance.
Light at the end of the tunnel
by Wilson Sy - April 13, 2020 - 12:00am
Encouraged by the news that the pandemic curves have flattened in Italy and Spain, a possible peak of infections in New York and the accelerated development of potential vaccines, US President Trump declared last...
Different bears
by Wilson Sy - April 6, 2020 - 12:00am
The extreme volatility and deep losses that Philippine stocks experienced last month are unprecedented.
by Wilson Sy - March 30, 2020 - 12:00am
Day after day, we are bombarded with headlines about the coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19 pandemic.
Virus fear and panic
by Wilson Sy - March 23, 2020 - 12:00am
Fear grips the whole world as the virus spreads rapidly in countries such as Italy, Spain, Germany, UK, France, the US and Iran. In fact, the World Health Organization recently announced that Europe is the new epicenter...
The vicious bear arrives
by Wilson Sy - March 16, 2020 - 12:00am
The bear has arrived.
Black swan threatens the longest bull
by Wilson Sy - March 9, 2020 - 12:00am
Today is the anniversary of the bull market. At 11 years old, this bull market is the longest on record.
Will Covid-19 kill the bull market?
by Wilson Sy - March 2, 2020 - 12:00am
This Friday, March 6, we are marking the 11th anniversary of the global bull market.
Possible pandemic?
by Wilson Sy - February 24, 2020 - 12:00am
Last Friday, the US Center for Disease Control and Prevention issued a warning to state and local health authorities to prepare for a possible pandemic.
Contrasting currency moves caused by COVID-19
by Wilson Sy - February 17, 2020 - 12:00am
The coronavirus epidemic in China has resulted in contrasting moves among global currencies.
Markets fight the coronavirus
by Wilson Sy - February 10, 2020 - 12:00am
After many weeks of sharp decline, the PSEi rallied four percent last week, tracking the rebound of the US and other global indexes.
Three black swans
by Wilson Sy - February 3, 2020 - 12:00am
The rapid spread of the Wuhan coronavirus has sparked fears of a global epidemic and has triggered sharp drops in stock markets all over the world.
The resourceful Rat
by Wilson Sy - January 27, 2020 - 12:00am
Last weekend, we welcomed the Chinese New Year with sumptuous feasts and colorful festivities.
Impact of Taal eruption
by Wilson Sy - January 20, 2020 - 12:00am
To the surprise of many, Taal Volcano suddenly erupted last Jan. 12, spewing out ash clouds and lava fountains into the sky.
Philippines, less vulnerable to Middle East conflicts
by Wilson Sy - January 13, 2020 - 12:00am
Markets were rattled when US President Donald Trump ordered a drone strike which killed Qasem Soleimani, Iran’s top general.
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