Posted: Thursday, March 26, 2015 10:36 AM ET
By: Julian Close
After the open… Stocks are falling across the board this Thursday morning, and the intensity of the pull back may be connected to an expanding conflict in the oil-rich Persian Gulf region. Saudi Arabia's has launched air strikes against the Shi'ite Muslim militants in Yemen. The group has already toppled the Yemeni government, and the Saudi's claim they have the backing of Iran.
Close examination suggests that other factors may be contributing as much or more to the decline. The retrenchment of the dollar from its highs last... Read More