Alec Malloy

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Alec Malloy is a content writer with over 7 years’ experience spanning a range of commercial sectors.

Although new to the world of finance and markets, he has plenty of experience working in other large-scale economic sectors. Amongst the industries Alec has covered are oil & gas, breakbulk, transport & logistics, food & drink trade, and construction. He has also previously written about music and video games for publications such as The Sun and GamesMaster magazine.

Contact: Alec.Malloy@markets.com

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Opinions from Alec Malloy

Tue, 25 January 2022

Commodities

Can Natural gas get back on its feet?

Henry Hub traders are looking for clarity this week as natural gas looks to find its footing following a lacklustre weekend performance.

Tue, 25 January 2022

Commodities

Crude oil starts to soften

Oil looks softer in trading today. Is a sell-off on the way?

Sun, 23 January 2022

Week Ahead

Week ahead: Market focus fixed on Fed and inflation

Who’s in the mood for rate statements? The FOMC’s first release of 2022 comes on Wednesday, as does the Bank of Canada’s. One of them is raising rates this month. The other will, hopefully, lay some hints as to when it plans on hiking. 

Fri, 21 January 2022

Equities
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Investments

Earnings season: Netflix slumps as subscribers slide

Despite posting earnings beats on some key metrics, Netflix shares have taken a tumble following its latest quarterly earnings release.

Thu, 20 January 2022

Cryptocurrency update: Bitcoin still struggling

Bitcoin is still finding it difficult to break away from the $42,000 level with the Fed’s hawkish pivot providing impetus for a crypto sell-off.

Tue, 18 January 2022

Commodities

Natural gas rides colder temps towards robust demand

US winter temperatures have arrived, promoting high demand, and supporting natural gas prices.

Tue, 18 January 2022

Commodities

Crude oil extends bull run

Oil keeps its foot on the accelerator with two benchmarks heading for new yearly highs.

Sun, 16 January 2022

Week Ahead

Week ahead: Just how hot is UK inflation running?

British inflation data is the week’s key release as we ask how hot can it run? We’re also preparing for a fresh round of PMI data to gauge Omicron’s impact. It’s earnings season too, so get ready for the earnings report deluge that’s about to hit Wall Street.

Fri, 14 January 2022

Cryptocurrency update: Bitcoin struggles to make ground

Another testing week for Bitcoin as it looks to recover after falling to a 6-month low on Monday.

Tue, 11 January 2022

Commodities

Natural gas gaps higher with cold weather on the way

Another weather-led reprieve for natural gas futures is on the cards this week as US temperatures drop across the board.

Tue, 11 January 2022

Commodities

Is the Kazakhstan situation supporting oil prices?

The ongoing Kazakhstan situation may be providing oil with a bit of a boost.

Sun, 9 January 2022

Week Ahead

Week ahead: The first big US data rush of the year

It’s a veritable bonanza of big data reports from the United States this week.

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