Posts tagged ‘Syria’

The market impacts of missile strikes and payroll misses



In addition to our monthly payroll report reaction, today we discuss the U.S. missile strike in Syria that occurred last night and the implications for markets. Here are my thoughts. Follow Principal Global Investors on LinkedIn _________________________________________________________ Unless…

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From the Desk of Risk: What Would Mideast Conflict Mean for Markets?



Let me set the stage. The price of oil is up over 7.5% in the past month.  We’re looking at the beginning of the end of quantitative easing in the United States and the consequent rise of interest rates. Escalating mortgage rates could frighten potential homeowners back into renting.  We have a…

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