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EUR/USD: Trading The German ZEW Economic Sentiment

EUR/USD: Trading The German ZEW Economic Sentiment

Sep 15, 2014 11:02
German ZEW Economic Sentiment is based on a monthly survey of institutional investors and analysts and their views of the German economy. A reading that is higher than the...

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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 16:05
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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Hammering out the Hangman: A Beginners Look into Candlestick Reading

Hammering out the Hangman: A Beginners Look into Candlestick Reading

Sep 15, 2014 09:01
In the beginning of trying to understand the complexities of Forex trading, a new investor is going to be inundated with charts of every shape, size and time frame. All of...

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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

EUR/USD: Trading The German ZEW Economic Sentiment

EUR/USD: Trading The German ZEW Economic Sentiment

German ZEW Economic Sentiment is based on a monthly survey of institutional investors and analysts and their views of the German economy. A reading that is higher than the market forecast is bullish for the euro. Here are all the details, and 5 possible outcomes for EUR/USD. Published on Tuesday at 9:00 GMT. Indicator Background

Volatility rises before Fed meeting

Volatility rises before Fed meeting

The past month has seen FX volatility increase for a variety of reasons and things don’t look set to calm down this week, with two key events to look forward to. The first is the Fed meeting on Wednesday, where the market is becoming more concerned that we could see a change of language in

EUR/USD Sep. 15 – Unable to hold on to gains

EUR/USD Sep. 15 – Unable to hold on to gains

EUR/USD began the new trading week with a slide from the highs reached late in the previous week. The reasons for this modest slide comes from outside the euro-zone: the weak Chinese data over the weekend, the growing tension towards the FOMC decision and even Scotland’s referendum are on the agenda. Will we see the pair exit the

Hammering out the Hangman: A Beginners Look into Candlestick Reading

Hammering out the Hangman: A Beginners Look into Candlestick Reading

In the beginning of trying to understand the complexities of Forex trading, a new investor is going to be inundated with charts of every shape, size and time frame. All of these are designed to help a trader track trends and identify good starting positions. One of the most helpful for its depth of information

The World MoneyShow Toronto–October 16-18

The World MoneyShow Toronto–October 16-18

US and Canadian equity markets trading near all-time highs amid record-low volatility has many pointing to a sense of “complacency” in the markets, like it’s possible that the “easy money” has already been made. That’s why 40+ leading investing and trading experts will be speaking LIVE and in-person at The World MoneyShow Toronto, and will reveal their latest

AUD/USD loses 0.90 extending the Sunday gap

AUD/USD loses 0.90 extending the Sunday gap

The Aussie surrendered to pressure from the weak Chinese releases over the weekend and fell below the 0.90 level. It came after a struggle during the Asian session, but as traders in Europe arrive, the level is gone — more coming New motor vehicle sales dropped by 1.8% in Australia during August and the drop reported

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

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,