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Commodities, Markets. 5 September, 2012, 16:46 China’s steel output was understated, says Wu Xichun
Steel production figures were under-reported.
Markets, Stocks. 3 September, 2012, 0:54 Chinese companies are not prepared for the slowdown
Chinese companies are built for rapidly growing sales, not quite for a steady state, even less for a slowdown.
Markets, Stocks. 1 September, 2012, 0:05 The glaring divergence between S&P 500 and Shanghai Composite
While US equities are happy about Bernanke’s speech, Chinese equities are making one new closing low after another.
Commodities, Markets. 31 August, 2012, 16:46 China’s Steelmakers make US$0.26 for each tonne of steel, says CISA
Falling steel prices are squeezing China’s steelmakers profit to almost non-existent for the industry as a whole.
Markets, Rates and Bonds. 31 August, 2012, 3:35 US money market funds continue to show risk aversion
US MMFs exposure to European banks are increasingly done via repo.
FX, Markets. 31 August, 2012, 3:22 Is this the Price Signal We have been Waiting For?
Today’s decline of euro could be an important signal.
Commodities, Markets. 30 August, 2012, 12:37 Iron ore and cotton inventories at Chinese ports remain at elevated levels
Chinese ports are now so full of iron ore and cotton.
Markets, Stocks. 29 August, 2012, 15:14 Shanghai Composite makes new post-crisis low (again, again, and again)
Shanghai composite makes new post-crisis low again, again, again, and again.
Markets, Stocks. 27 August, 2012, 15:09 Shanghai Composite makes new post-crisis low (again)
Shanghai Composite just made a fresh post-financial crisis low.
Commodities, Markets. 25 August, 2012, 1:35 China’s steel and iron ore prices refused to stop falling
Steel and iron ore prices in China refuse to stop falling.
Markets, Stocks. 23 August, 2012, 15:35 Shanghai composite and PMI’s new orders less inventory track each other
Shanghai composite and PMI’s new orders less inventory measure track each other pretty well.
Commodities, Markets. 22 August, 2012, 17:30 China’s steel and iron ore prices fall, steel mills defaulted on contracts
Steel and iron ore prices in China are still falling, and some steel mills are defaulting on contract or deferring shipments.
Commodities, Markets. 22 August, 2012, 11:16 Europe is vulnerable to agricultural commodities prices shock
Agricultural commodities prices are rising in Europe as well.