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Novum Alpha - Daily Analysis 21 April 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Up four weeks and six of the last seven, U.S. stocks are now doing something they haven’t done sin...

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Novum Alpha - Weekend Edition 17-18 April 2021 (8-Minute Read)

Positive economic data out of the world's second largest economy is buoying sentiment as Chinese gro...

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Novum Alpha - Daily Analysis 16 April 2021 (8-Minute Read)

Asian stocks fluctuated in the morning trading session on Friday with Tokyo's Nikkei 225 (+0.28%), t...

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Novum Alpha - Daily Analysis 15 April 2021 (8-Minute Read)

Madcap markets and a blank-check SPAC boom kept bankers busy in the first quarter and saw record qua...

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Novum Alpha - Daily Analysis 14 April 2021 (8-Minute Read)

Things are not normal. Sure, this may be the beginning of the end, or the end of the beginning,...

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Novum Alpha - Daily Analysis 13 April 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Investors may not yet be able to head out to Asia for a holiday but their dollars are certainly goin...

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Novum Alpha - Daily Analysis 12 April 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Stocks are taking a breather this week after setting fresh records last week as investors weighed in...

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Novum Alpha - Weekend Edition 10-11 April 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Optimism over vaccinations proceeding at a faster than anticipated pace has seen stocks climb to ano...

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Novum Alpha - Daily Analysis 9 April 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Words are powerful. Words can start wars, make babies and if you are of a Judeo-Christian persuasion...

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Novum Alpha - Daily Analysis 8 April 2021 (10-Minute Read)

While investors continue to price in an earlier than expected rate rise, the Fed's meeting minutes d...

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Novum Alpha - Daily Analysis 7 April 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Markets had a relatively quiet session as investors sat mostly on the sidelines even as U.S. employm...

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Novum Alpha - Daily Analysis 6 April 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Investors buoyed perhaps by the sense of rebirth and renewal that Easter brings in particular and Sp...

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Novum Alpha - Daily Analysis 5 April 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Spring is in the air! The smell of renewal, rebirth are being peppered with the lingering stench of ...

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Novum Alpha - Daily Analysis 1 April 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Asian stocks and U.S. equity futures rose Thursday as the global recovery and President Joe Biden’...

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Novum Alpha - Daily Analysis 31 March 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Investors had braced themselves for a pullback in equities as bond yields started spiking as the tep...

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Novum Alpha - Daily Analysis 30 March 2021 (10-Minute Read)

It's only ever a problem if everyone wants to get out at once. Some US$35 billion worth of mark...

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Novum Alpha - Daily Analysis 29 March 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Nonetheless, markets are likely to get off to a shaky start this week as traders tally up the body c...

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Novum Alpha - Weekend Edition 27-28 March 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Stocks recovered strongly to cap off an otherwise volatile week of trading as investors weighed the ...

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Novum Alpha - Daily Analysis 26 March 2021 (10-Minute Read)

It may take more than a day for concerns over quiet U.S. Treasury auctions to sink into the markets....

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Novum Alpha - Daily Analysis 25 March 2021 (10-Minute Read)

A mega container ship stuck in the Suez Canal could not be anymore emblematic of what's facing marke...

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Novum Alpha - Daily Analysis 24 March 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Just when you thought it was safe to take off your mask again (it's actually not going to be safe fo...

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Novum Alpha - Daily Analysis 23 March 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Steady Treasury yields have calmed markets somewhat as investors watch closely the upcoming Treasury...

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Novum Alpha - Daily Analysis 22 March 2021 (10-Minute Read)

The word of the week is "rudderless." Investors looking for a clear momentum trade this week wi...

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Novum Alpha - Weekend Edition 20-21 March 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Investors turned back to tech, helping to recover the Nasdaq Composite as U.S. Treasury yields retre...

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Novum Alpha - Daily Analysis 19 March 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Just when you thought U.S. Treasury yields couldn't get any higher. Investors dumped stocks as ...

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Novum Alpha - Daily Analysis 18 March 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Why is it so hard to trust? The U.S. Federal Reserve has reiterated time and time again to inve...

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Novum Alpha - Daily Analysis 17 March 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Markets hang on to every word that utters from the high officials at that temple of monetary policy,...

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Novum Alpha - Daily Analysis 16 March 2021 (10-Minute Read)

There's so much fiscal stimulus flooding the U.S. economy that it feels like Oprah's Favorite Things...

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