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Canadian dollar: What’s next? 4 Issues from Nomura and buying USD/CAD dips from Morgan Stanley

Canadian dollar: What’s next? 4 Issues from Nomura and buying USD/CAD dips from Morgan Stanley

Mar 27, 2015 14:00
The Canadian dollar managed to improve its position recently, with USD/CAD retreating from the highs that got it close to 1.30. The rising oil prices following the crisis...

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EUR/USD Forecast Mar. 30 – Apr. 3

EUR/USD Forecast Mar. 30 – Apr. 3

Mar 28, 2015 14:13
EUR/USD continued its upside run, tackling the 1.10 level but struggling with the highs and eventually closing close to levels seen in the previous week. The upcoming week...
  • Forex Weekly Outlook Mar 30-Apr 3
    Forex Weekly Outlook Mar 30-Apr 3
    The US dollar managed to fight back and correct part of the correction. In the week that ends with Good Friday,...
    on Mar 27, 2015 18:28
  • USD/JPY Forecast Mar. 23-27
    USD/JPY Forecast Mar. 23-27
    USD/JPY dropped about 140 points last week, as USD/JPY closed just below the 120 line. This week’s highlights...
    on Mar 22, 2015 19:32
  • GBP/USD Forecast Mar. 23-27
    GBP/USD Forecast Mar. 23-27
    The British pound showed strong movement in both directions last week, and GBP/USD gained about 180 points....
    on Mar 22, 2015 15:34

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AUD/USD Forecast Mar. 23-27

AUD/USD Forecast Mar. 23-27

Mar 22, 2015 17:23
The Australian dollar reversed directions and gained about 150 points last week. AUD/USD closed the week at 0.7761. The upcoming week has just four events. Here is an outlook...
  • NZD/USD Forecast Mar. 23-27
    NZD/USD Forecast Mar. 23-27
    The New Zealand dollar enjoyed a positive week, riding on the weakness of the US dollar among other things. The...
    on Mar 22, 2015 10:35
  • USD/CAD Forecast Mar. 23-27
    USD/CAD Forecast Mar. 23-27
    The Canadian dollar rebounded with an excellent week, as USD/CAD plunged about 260 points last week. The pair...
    on Mar 22, 2015 10:21
  • AUD/USD Forecast Mar. 16-20
    AUD/USD Forecast Mar. 16-20
    The Australian dollar continued its losing ways, dropping about 100 points last week. AUD/USD closed at 0.7622. There...
    on Mar 15, 2015 14:47

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QE: Who got it right, Krugman or the Gold bugs? – Market Movers #41

QE: Who got it right, Krugman or the Gold bugs? – Market Movers #41

Mar 13, 2015 10:49
This episode of Market movers is dedicated to Quantitative Easing (QE). This happens as the “QE baton” is passed from the Federeal Reserve to the ECB. These banks...

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EUR/USD Forecast Mar. 30 – Apr. 3

EUR/USD Forecast Mar. 30 – Apr. 3

EUR/USD continued its upside run, tackling the 1.10 level but struggling with the highs and eventually closing close to levels seen in the previous week. The upcoming week features inflation numbers and more PMIs. Here is an outlook for the highlights of this week and an updated technical analysis for EUR/USD. Better than expected German manufacturing PMI helped the

Eurozone uncertainty thwarts gains in currency

Eurozone uncertainty thwarts gains in currency

Sterling came under pressure this week following news that inflation posted flat year-over-year in February, the worst result on record. Driven by sliding oil prices, the Consumer Price Index (CPI) in the UK has flat lined as food and motor costs contracted. The CPI number helped reinforce the idea that interest rates in the Britain

Forex Weekly Outlook Mar 30-Apr 3

Forex Weekly Outlook Mar 30-Apr 3

The US dollar managed to fight back and correct part of the correction. In the week that ends with Good Friday, we have a buildup towards the all important US Non-Farm Payrolls as well as Canadian GDP, US Consumer Confidence and more events. Join us as we explore the top events of this week. The US

Of Mice and Yemen

Of Mice and Yemen

“War”, the satirist Ambrose Bierce once said, “is God’s way of teaching Americans geography”. The average investor certainly knows a little more about Yemen today, after yesterday’s Saudi-led airstrikes on targets across the failed state sent global shares down, and oil prices up almost six percent. Markets remain unsettled this morning, with the prospect of

EUR/USD is still in bounce mode; USD longs more likely on USD/JPY – Elliott Wave Analysis

EUR/USD is still in bounce mode; USD longs more likely on USD/JPY – Elliott Wave Analysis

On EURUSD we are still observing a bullish pattern; with an expanded flat in wave B) that is now trading around an important level, at 1.0800. A bounce here should follow, and it could be in an impulsive manner in the next 24 trading hours. If not, then the count comes under question. EURUSD 1h

Canadian dollar: What’s next? 4 Issues from Nomura and buying USD/CAD dips from Morgan Stanley

Canadian dollar: What’s next? 4 Issues from Nomura and buying USD/CAD dips from Morgan Stanley

The Canadian dollar managed to improve its position recently, with USD/CAD retreating from the highs that got it close to 1.30. The rising oil prices following the crisis in Yemen helped, but did not last too long. So what’s next for the loonie? Here are views from Nomura and Morgan Stanley: Here is their view, courtesy

This week in the markets: Pound drops on zero inflation rate

This week in the markets: Pound drops on zero inflation rate

The dollar started the week on the back foot, with investors continuing to sell after last week’s dovish statement from the Federal Reserve. EUR/USD quickly pushed through both 1.08 and 1.09 on Monday as the markets pushed back the estimated date of the Fed’s first rate hike. The euro found further support from a better

US Final Q4 GDP 2.2% – USD ticks down

US Final Q4 GDP 2.2% – USD ticks down

A slightly disappointing GDP read: it remains at 2.2% annualized – no upgrade. The final read usually has less impact. The USD is a bit lower, with EUR/USD ticking above 1.0890. Update: teh slide of the greenback is accelerating. Personal spending is a bit higher: 4.4% from 4.2% previously reported. The GDP price index is

Rising chances of BOJ action in April following weak inflation

Rising chances of BOJ action in April following weak inflation

Japan reported its inflation numbers, and they were disappointing. The numbers are still skewed by the sales tax hike that sent the country into recession in April 2014, but if you exclude them, it is impossible to say that the Bank of Japan is nearing its 2% inflation goal. With USD/JPY basically stuck in a range around

Resell EUR/USD to 1.04 – BNPP

Resell EUR/USD to 1.04 – BNPP

The US dollar is on the rise again and the euro begins to feel the heat. Is there more room to go? The team at BNP Paribas certainly thinks so and sets a low target: Here is their view, courtesy of eFXnews: The USD has relatively retreated in the aftermath of the 18 March FOMC statement.