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The Case For A Strong USD And A Weaker AUD & NZD – ANZ

The Case For A Strong USD And A Weaker AUD & NZD – ANZ

Oct 22, 2014 21:35
Both the Australian and the New Zealand dollars have shown some relative strength and traded in ranges. What is the next direction for both? ANZ sees both falling against...

Majors»

GBP/USD Forecast Oct. 20-24

GBP/USD Forecast Oct. 20-24

Oct 19, 2014 13:50
The British pound showed some movement during the week but closed unchanged, at 1.6091. This week’s key events are Retail Sales and Preliminary GDP. Here is an outlook...
  • USD/JPY Forecast Oct. 20-25
    USD/JPY Forecast Oct. 20-25
    The Japanese yen showed some strength last week, as USD/JPY touched 5-week lows. The pair closed at 106.87,...
    on Oct 19, 2014 12:12
  • EUR/USD Forecast Oct. 20-24
    EUR/USD Forecast Oct. 20-24
    EUR/USD had a wild week, where the weakness of the dollar beat the weakness of the euro and sent the pair higher...
    on Oct 18, 2014 15:00
  • Forex Weekly Outlook October 20-24
    Forex Weekly Outlook October 20-24
    The US dollar was on the back foot against most currencies as volatility spiked and big moves provided opportunity...
    on Oct 18, 2014 09:48

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AUD/USD Forecast Oct. 20-24

AUD/USD Forecast Oct. 20-24

Oct 19, 2014 17:26
AUD/USD was marked by choppy trading this week and posted modest gains. AUD/USD closed at 0.8743. This week’s highlights are the RBA minutes and CPI. Here is an outlook...
  • NZD/USD Forecast Oct. 20-24
    NZD/USD Forecast Oct. 20-24
    The New Zealand dollar had an exciting week, alongside all the market, and in general, showed a lot of strength....
    on Oct 19, 2014 11:16
  • USD/CAD Forecast October 20-24
    USD/CAD Forecast October 20-24
    The Canadian dollar returned to its losing ways last week, as USD/CAD gained about 100 points, closing at 1.1275. This...
    on Oct 19, 2014 11:14
  • AUD/USD Forecast Oct. 13-17
    AUD/USD Forecast Oct. 13-17
    AUD/USD posted strong gains last week but then retracted, as the pair was unchanged at the end of the week. AUD/USD...
    on Oct 12, 2014 12:05

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Market Movers Episode #20: Questions for every trader, crashing oil, state of the UK and global gloom

Market Movers Episode #20: Questions for every trader, crashing oil, state of the UK and global gloom

Oct 17, 2014 10:43
The markets are storming and we cover it all: from the still strong economy of the UK  through the big tumble in oil prices and finally with a wide coverage of everything...

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EUR/USD: Risk Turns Lower, Extends Weakness

EUR/USD: Risk Turns Lower, Extends Weakness

EURUSD: With EUR turning lower on Tuesday and following through lower on Wednesday, further bearishness is now envisaged. On the other hand, support lies at the 1.2600 level where a break will expose the 1.2550 level. Below here will pave the way for a move lower towards the 1.2500 level. If this continues, expect further

The Case For A Strong USD And A Weaker AUD & NZD – ANZ

The Case For A Strong USD And A Weaker AUD & NZD – ANZ

Both the Australian and the New Zealand dollars have shown some relative strength and traded in ranges. What is the next direction for both? ANZ sees both falling against the dollar and provides 4 arguments. Here is their view, courtesy of eFXnews: Australia and New Zealand Baking Group (ANZ) is out with a note presenting some feedback from

Canadian dollar strengthens on BOC wording on the background of the Ottawa shooting

Canadian dollar strengthens on BOC wording on the background of the Ottawa shooting

The Canadian dollar is strengthening with USD/CAD battling the 1.12 level once again. The Bank of Canada is finally acknowledged the rise in inflation and called it “balanced”. It previously saw inflation as related to temporary factors. In the background of the rate decision, there is a shooting event in Ottawa. It began in the War Memorial and triggered

Here Is Why The USD Will Rally Even Without Higher US Rates? – RBS

Here Is Why The USD Will Rally Even Without Higher US Rates? – RBS

Bond markets were a significant part of the global storm, we’ve seen recently. A fall in the greenback was accompanied with a fall in US bond yields. Do they have to be linked also in the future? Not necessarily. Is the dollar ready for a new rally? Greg Gibbs from RBS offers his interesting views: Here is

Loonie Battered Ahead of BoC

Loonie Battered Ahead of BoC

After three consecutive days where gains for the S&P exceeded one percent, North American equity futures are quiet this morning this morning, taking a breather as investors try to decipher if the rebound in equities still has room to run.  The overnight Asian session saw equities rally on the back of the buying panic on

Canadian dollar on the back foot on weak retail sales, ahead of rate decision

Canadian dollar on the back foot on weak retail sales, ahead of rate decision

Canada reported a drop of 0.3% in the volume of retail sales in September, contrary to a rise of 0.1% expected. Also core retail sales fell short of expectations with a slide of the same scale, contrary to a rise of 0.2% predicted. For USD/CAD, it was a one-two punch: US inflation came out slightly better than expected

US inflation stays stable – USD strengthens

US inflation stays stable – USD strengthens

Better than expected headline CPI: 1.7% y/y in September and 0.1% m/m. Core CPI is exactly the same. The Fed can end QE as planned. In addition, real weekly earnings rose 0.2%, lower than 0.3% expected, but the prior number was revised to the upside: from 0.4% to 0.5%. EUR/USD is sliding under 1.27 once again, GBP/USD

5 reasons to dismiss the doubts about the end of QE

5 reasons to dismiss the doubts about the end of QE

Bullard dropped a bomb by suggesting that the Fed should continue QE in October because of worries about global growth, especially those coming from. When a hawk (that gave us a hint on the recent strong NFP) goes dovish, the market certainly listens: stocks jumped and the dollar plunged. While the dollar recovered some ground since then,

EUR/USD, USD/JPY, GBP/USD Technical analysis October 22 2014

EUR/USD, USD/JPY, GBP/USD Technical analysis October 22 2014

EURUSD Daily Pivots R3 1.2924 R2 1.2881 R1 1.2798 Pivot 1.2755 S1 1.2672 S2 1.263 S3 1.254   The resistance at 1.2828 managed to hold with the EURUSD declining close to previous support level of 1.271. We expect EURUSD to enter a period of congestion with the ranging price action likely to continue further. Intra-day,

EUR/USD: Trading the German Flash Manufacturing PMI

EUR/USD: Trading the German Flash Manufacturing PMI

German Flash Manufacturing PMI (Purchasing Manager Index) is based on a survey of purchasing managers in the manufacturing. Respondents are surveyed for their view of the economy and business conditions. A reading which is higher than expected is bullish for the euro. Here are all the details, and 5 possible outcomes for EUR/USD. Published on Thursday at