Typical Market Reactions to Tragic Geopolitical Events

Greg Michalowski |


A tragic event happened with the crash of Malaysian Airline flight in Ukraine. The crash caused an immediate reaction in various markets from Bonds, to Stocks, to Gold and even Currencies. In this report Greg Michalowski of GregMikeFX outlines what typically happens in the markets when a tragic event happens - like a suspicious plane crash - and then shows how the markets reacted to such events in this instance. 

While, as of the morning of July 17 the cause of the crash was still unclear, that did not stop traders from speculating the worst. "Often times, the market doesn't wait for answers," Michalowski says. "It'll simply react to the events."

DISCLOSURE: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors, and do not represent the views of equities.com. Readers should not consider statements made by the author as formal recommendations and should consult their financial advisor before making any investment decisions. To read our full disclosure, please go to: http://www.equities.com/disclaimer

Companies

Symbol Name Price Change % Volume
RTM:APH RT Minerals Corp. n/a n/a n/a n/a

Comments

Emerging Growth

Taranis Resources Inc.

Taranis Resources Inc is an exploration stage company. The Company along with its subsidiaries is engaged in the acquisition and exploration of mineral properties. Its projects include Thor Property in…

Private Markets

MyForce, Inc.

As parents, we constantly worry about the safety of our loved ones. The media bombards us with incidents from across the nation school shootings, frequent assaults on campuses, and crimes…

Mesa-Marshall 2 Well Project

MESA Resources ("MESA") is sponsoring the development of the two well direct drilling project -- "Mesa-Marshall #1-2". MESA, founded in 1992, is engaged in the acquisition, exploration and development of…