September 18, 2017

Quincy Krosby: FOMC meeting, Fed balance sheet to dominate market this week

The Federal Open Market Committee will likely announce the beginning of the reduction of its $4.5 trillion balance sheet in what promises to be a busy week for the markets, Prudential’s Chief Market Strategist Quincy Krosby said Monday in her weekly “Connecting the Dots” outlook.

September 11, 2017

Quincy Krosby: Markets unwind safety trades as North Korea, hurricane threats ease

Markets are unwinding risk-off safety trades that saw gold climb to almost a one-year high and the 10-year Treasury yield threaten to dip below 2 percent as North Korea celebrated its Day of the Foundation without launching a missile, Prudential’s Chief Market Strategist Quincy Krosby said Monday in her weekly “Connecting the Dots” outlook. Also, Hurricane Irma was less destructive than forecast.

September 05, 2017

Quincy Krosby: North Korea concerns continue to weigh on U.S. markets

Heightened geopolitical concerns centered on North Korea will once again weigh on U.S. markets this week amid reports in the South Korean press that the north is preparing for another intercontintental missile launch, Prudential’s Chief Market Strategist Quincy Krosby said Tuesday in her weekly “Connecting the Dots” outlook.