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Market Movers Episode #15: About Gold and Inflation, Scotland Referendum and FOMC Meeting

Market Movers Episode #15: About Gold and Inflation, Scotland Referendum and FOMC Meeting

Sep 13, 2014 05:45
Is gold really a hedge against inflation? In this episode we run down the correlation between the precious metal, inflation and QE. We then continue with the Scottish referendum...

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GBP/USD Forecast Sep. 15-19

GBP/USD Forecast Sep. 15-19

Sep 14, 2014 18:13
The British pound lost ground early last the week but recovered and posted slight gains over the week. The pair closed the week at 1.6253. It promises to be a busy week,...
  • USD/JPY Forecast Sep. 15-19
    USD/JPY Forecast Sep. 15-19
    USD/JPY is taking in the view at 6-year highs, as the yen shed over 200 points last week. The pair closed on...
    on Sep 14, 2014 14:05
  • EUR/USD Forecast Sep. 15-19
    EUR/USD Forecast Sep. 15-19
    EUR/USD dived to lower levels, but it was certainly not a one way street. Has it bottomed out? The big events...
    on Sep 14, 2014 11:50
  • Forex Weekly Outlook September 15-19
    Forex Weekly Outlook September 15-19
    The dollar was king once again, but some currencies such as the euro fared better than the commodity currencies....
    on Sep 12, 2014 16:08

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AUD/USD Forecast Sep. 15-19

AUD/USD Forecast Sep. 15-19

Sep 14, 2014 16:06
AUD/USD suffered its worst week in over a year, losing more than 300 points. The pair closed the week slightly above the 0.90 level. The upcoming week is quiet, highlighted...
  • USD/CAD Forecast Sep. 15-19
    USD/CAD Forecast Sep. 15-19
    The Canadian dollar had its worst week of 2014, as USD/CAD jumped about 200 points, closing close to the 1.11...
    on Sep 14, 2014 14:07
  • NZD/USD Forecast Sep. 15-19
    NZD/USD Forecast Sep. 15-19
    The New Zealand dollar was under the heavy hand of the US dollar once again, reaching new lows and even falling...
    on Sep 14, 2014 11:31
  • USD/CHF closing on a rejection candle formation
    USD/CHF closing on a rejection candle formation
    USDCHF: With USDCHF closing on a rejection candle formation (shooting star), it faces the risk of a pullback in...
    on Sep 13, 2014 14:51

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The Advantages of Using a PAMM Account

The Advantages of Using a PAMM Account

Sep 1, 2014 09:00
You may have heard about PAMM accounts for forex trading, and might have wondered what they are. In essence, a PAMM account allows one trader – the manager – to make trades...

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Market Movers Episode #15: About Gold and Inflation, Scotland Referendum and FOMC Meeting

Market Movers Episode #15: About Gold and Inflation, Scotland Referendum and FOMC Meeting

Is gold really a hedge against inflation? In this episode we run down the correlation between the precious metal, inflation and QE. We then continue with the Scottish referendum that grabbed the headlines and finish up with a preview of the FOMC September meeting. Will this give the greenback the next push higher? Welcome to a new

GBP/USD and AUD/USD Technical analysis after the falls

GBP/USD and AUD/USD Technical analysis after the falls

GBP/USD was hit by referendum news in the beginning of the week and then recovered completely to fill the gap. The pair has come to strong resistance at 1.6275 provided by the price action as well as 4H MA(55). This strong level may bring new decline back at least to 1.6220, its weekly POC. The

GBP/USD Forecast Sep. 15-19

GBP/USD Forecast Sep. 15-19

The British pound lost ground early last the week but recovered and posted slight gains over the week. The pair closed the week at 1.6253. It promises to be a busy week, with some key releases as well as the Scottish independence referendum. Here is an outlook for the main events moving the pound, and an updated technical analysis for GBP/USD. British

AUD/USD Forecast Sep. 15-19

AUD/USD Forecast Sep. 15-19

AUD/USD suffered its worst week in over a year, losing more than 300 points. The pair closed the week slightly above the 0.90 level. The upcoming week is quiet, highlighted by the RBA minutes. Here is an outlook on the major market-movers and an updated technical analysis for AUD/USD. Australian business and consumer confidence indicators softened,

USD/CAD Forecast Sep. 15-19

USD/CAD Forecast Sep. 15-19

The Canadian dollar had its worst week of 2014, as USD/CAD jumped about 200 points, closing close to the 1.11 level. This week’s major releases are Manufacturing Sales, Core CPI and Wholesale Sales. Here is an outlook on the major market-movers and an updated technical analysis for USD/CAD. Canadian housing data was a mix last week, as Building Permits shined, while Housing

USD/JPY Forecast Sep. 15-19

USD/JPY Forecast Sep. 15-19

USD/JPY is taking in the view at 6-year highs, as the yen shed over 200 points last week. The pair closed on Friday above the 107 level. The upcoming week is a quiet one, with only four events on the calendar. Here is an outlook on the major events moving the yen and an updated technical analysis for USD/JPY. Japanese

EUR/USD Forecast Sep. 15-19

EUR/USD Forecast Sep. 15-19

EUR/USD dived to lower levels, but it was certainly not a one way street. Has it bottomed out? The big events coming up are a German survey and final inflation data for August. Here is an outlook on the highlights of this week and an updated technical analysis for EUR/USD, now on lower ground. The echoes from

NZD/USD Forecast Sep. 15-19

NZD/USD Forecast Sep. 15-19

The New Zealand dollar was under the heavy hand of the US dollar once again, reaching new lows and even falling below the slippery downtrend support line. The major event of the week is the release of quarterly GDP. Here is an analysis of fundamentals and an updated technical analysis for NZD/USD. The US dollar dominated another week, shrugging

Chinese industrial output growth weakest since 2008 – AUD could suffer and lose 0.90

Chinese industrial output growth weakest since 2008 – AUD could suffer and lose 0.90

China released a few economic figures during the weekend and the picture isn’t too great: industrial production grew by 6.9% year over year in August. This is significantly weaker than 8.8% expected and the worst read since the dark days of the financial crisis in 2008. This could further weigh on the Australian dollar, which is very vulnerable

Scotland Referendum: 2 polls say No, 1 says Yes on Saturday’s polls

Scotland Referendum: 2 polls say No, 1 says Yes on Saturday’s polls

The picture regarding the Scottish referendum is getting muddier, if we look at the latest polls. One poll shows a clear victory for the Yes campaign, while two others go for No. As both campaigns are mobilizing their troops in a last minute effort to swing the undecideds, markets are expected to remain jittery. Here are

USD/CHF closing on a rejection candle formation

USD/CHF closing on a rejection candle formation

USDCHF: With USDCHF closing on a rejection candle formation (shooting star), it faces the risk of a pullback in the new week. On the upside, resistance resides at the 0.9400 level where a break will aim at the 0.9450 level. Further out, resistance resides at the 0.9500 level. A breather may occur here and turn