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Aussie gains as unemployment hits 6-1/2 year low


"  Unemployment lowest since 2012 While the headline number of jobs Australia added in September was a disappointment, it was the details and the accompanying unemployment data that stirred Aussie bull..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-18 06:01
Taggar: aussie, bull, employment, point

Dollar Strengthens but Stock Market Rebound Short-lived


"The dollar rose overnight except against the yen, which kept pace. Assorted dollar gains amounted to 0.6% vis-a-vis sterling, 0.4% versus the euro and peso, 0.3% relative to the Swiss franc, kiwi and..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-17 16:03
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market, share

Dollar and Sovereign Debt Yields Rise, while Equities Slip Further


"Markets remain risk averse today. The dollar appreciated 0.4% against the euro, 0.3% versus the loonie, peso and kiwi, 0.2% relative to the Swiss franc, Aussie dollar, and sterling, and 0.1% vis-a-vis..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-09 15:39
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market, share

AUD/USD breaches 0.71 despite positive trade data


"AUD/USD through 0.71 Despite an expansion in Australia?s trade surplus and a better than expected print, the Aussie could not gain any benefit as the US dollar continues its upward trek. The trade sur..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-04 05:59
Taggar: aussie, dollar

All Eyes on the Senate Judiciary Committee


"The testimonies of Kavanaugh and Blassey Ford start at 10:00 EDT (14:00 GMT). This has been a busy day already from a central banking and data release standpoint. The dollar overnight firmed by 0.7% a..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-27 15:41
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar, kiwi, loonie, point

A Cautious FOMC?? : dovish tail risks abound


"US Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell is expected to reaffirm his cautious approach to monetary policy this week, potentially paving the way for an extended rally in the Australian dollar. The Aus..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-23 04:03
Taggar: aussie, dollar, market

Aussie rallies after strong jobs data


"Aussie jumped after the economy added more jobs, while the US dollar extended its slide on hopes of more talks at the US-China trade war negotiating table.   Australia labor market remains strong Aust..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-13 05:31
Taggar: aussie, dollar, economy, market

AUD/USD ? Aussie Jumps After US-China Trade Talk Hope


"The Australian dollar jumped by 0.71 percent after reports said that US Treasury Secretary Mnuchin is planning to meet with China in two weeks. Trade war tensions have been pressuring China’s co..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-12 21:27
Taggar: aussie, dollar, report

Aussie dips to 21-month low on retail sales miss


"Aussie dips to 21-month low It was a bad start to a new month for the Aussie as a combination of a stronger dollar and weak data sent the antipodean currency to its lowest level versus the dollar sinc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-03 05:34
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, retail sales

Lots of Data but Not Much Market Movement as Monthend Approaches


"The dollar’s down 0.3% against the yen but up 0.2% relative to the loonie, euro, Aussie dollar and Chinese yuan. Ten-year sovereign debt yields have slid back 3 basis points in Germany, 2 bps in..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-30 15:23
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, gold, loonie, point

Dollar Up against Turkish Lira but Down Versus Mexican Peso


"There’s been little net movement of the dollar against the euro (+0.1) or yen (-0.1%), loonie (+0.1%), or Aussie and New Zealand dollars (0.2). Sterling and the Swiss franc are each unchanged fr..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-27 13:52
Taggar: aussie, dollar, gold, loonie, oil

Dollar Down, Stocks Mixed Ahead of Powell?s Speech at Jackson Hole


"The dollar posted overnight declines of 0.7% against the Aussie currency, 0.5% relative to the Chines yuan, 0.4% against the kiwi, 0.3% vis-a-vis the euro and sterling, 0.2% versus the Mexican peso an..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-24 14:07
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

Investors Sifting Through Diverse Array of Market Movers


"The dollar rose 0.8% against the Aussie dollar, 0.3% relative to the Mexican peso and kiwi, 0.2% versus the yen, and 0.1% against the euro and sterling. The dollar slipped 0.3% against the Chinese yua..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-23 14:27
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market

Aussie drops on Turnbull turbulence


"Aussie leader losing support The Australian dollar kicked off the week with a weaker bias as the beleaguered prime minister appears to be losing the leadership. Following a spate of cabinet resignatio..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-23 05:08
Taggar: aussie, dollar, market

Dollar Softens Further


"The dollar lost some further modest ground against major currencies like the euro (0.3%), Swiss franc and Canadian dollar (0.2%), and New Zealand dollar (0.1%). The dollar edged up 0.1% against the Au..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-22 14:13
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currencies, dollar, rate

Higher inflation could stem the Pound?s 10-day slide


"AUD/USD hits lowest in 19-months Further signs that China?s economy may be slowing helped push the Australian dollar to its lowest level since January 2017, with the antipodean currency poised for its..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-15 10:13
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, economy, trading

Aussie drops on hints of potential China slowdown


"AUD/USD hits lowest in 19-months Further signs that China?s economy may be slowing helped push the Australian dollar to its lowest level since January 2017, though the fall was cushioned somewhat by a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-15 05:54
Taggar: aussie, dollar, economy, trading

Sterling Continues to Stumble on Hard Brexit Fears


"Sterling hit new 2018 lows of EUR 0.9019 and $1.2859. The dollar is 0.6% stronger against the pound than its Tuesday closing level. The dollar is also up 0.3% versus the loonie, down 0.3% relative to..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-08 14:12
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, pound

Softer Dollar but Higher Share Prices


"The dollar softened overnight by 0.6% against the Aussie dollar, 0.4% relative to the yuan and euro, 0.3% vis-a-vis the peso, loonie and kiwi, 0.2% versus the yen and Swiss franc, and 0.1% against ste..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-07 14:30
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

Exchanges Round-Up: Coinjar Launches Aussie Crypto Fund, Square Trades OTC


"In recent news pertaining to virtual currency exchanges, Coinjar has launched Australia?s first cryptocurrency index fund; Square?s latest quarterly report has revealed that company is executing its c..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-06 01:35
Taggar: aussie, bitcoin, currency, market, report

AUD/USD edges higher as retail sales beat estimate


"Aussie edges higher as retail sales beat estimate AUD/USD is trading marginally up on the day after Australia?s retail sales came in higher than expected in June. Sales rose 0.4% m/m, matching the exp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-03 05:17
Taggar: aussie, margin, retail sales, trading

Dollar Rises as Powell Testimony Continues


"The dollar is unchanged against the yen but extended its rise otherwise by gaining a further 0.6% against sterling, 0.3% versus the loonie, Aussie dollar and yuan, 0.2% relative to the euro and 0.1% v..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-18 17:07
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currencies, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market

Dollar Up, Stocks Listless, and Sovereign Debt Yields Lower as Week Draws to an End


"The dollar rose overnight by 0.4% against the kiwi and yuan and by 0.2% relative to the euro, loonie, Swiss franc, Aussie dollar and sterling. The dollar dipped 0.2% versus the peso and 0.1% against t..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-13 17:29
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Lack of U.S. Leadership on This Independence Day Depresses Market Action


"The dollar is unchanged against the yen, kiwi and loonie, up 0.2% relative to the euro and 0.1% versus the Swiss franc and Aussie dollar, and down by 0.1% vis-a-vis sterling and the yuan. Stocks in Eu..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-04 17:52
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Broad Commitment to a Process Signed by Trump and Kim but Lacking Many Details


"There’s been little market reaction to the Trump-Kim talks in Singapore. The dollar is up 0.2% versus the yen and loonie, unchanged against the yuan and Aussie dollar, and down 0.1% vis-a-vis th..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-12 14:22
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market

Lots of Data Released and Mostly on the Softer Side


"The dollar strengthened across the board overnight, rising 0.7% against the peso, 0.4% relative to the euro, Aussie dollar and yuan, 0.3% versus the yen and sterling, and 0.2% vis-a-vis the Canadian d..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-15 14:27
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, market, share

Thursday Losses in the Dollar Extended Slightly


"The dollar slipped by a further 0.4% against sterling, 0.3% relative to the Swiss franc, Aussie dollar and yuan, 0.2% versus the euro, loonie and kiwi, and 0.1% vis-a-vis the yen. Yesterday’s re..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-11 14:16
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, report

GBP/AUD in a Visible Bullish Flag


"Following a failed symmetrical triangle formation in early March, the British pound has formed a bullish flag pattern versus its Aussie counterpart. The flag part is now about..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-29 16:46
Taggar: aussie, bull, currency, currency pair, pound

Paused Rise of Dollar and Sovereign Debt Yields but Commodity Rally Continued Overnight


"The dollar slipped overnight by 0.2% against the Aussie dollar and sterling and 0.1% versus the euro. The kiwi and yen fell 0.3%, while the loonie is flat. The ten-year Treasury yield eased back a bas..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-24 14:24
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, point

Dollar Down a Bit, Stocks Go a Little Higher


"The dollar has slipped 0.4% against the yen, 0.3% relative to the Aussie currency, 0.2% versus the peso, yuan and loonie, and 0.1% vis-a-vis the euro and Swiss franc. The dollar also edged up 0.1% aga..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-29 15:09
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, loonie

U.S. Balance of Payments and the Dollar


"The dollar did not perform as weakly in the fourth quarter as it did earlier in 2017. Between end-2016 and end-2017, the U.S. currency lost 12.3% against the euro, 8.7% relative to the pound, 7.6% ver..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-22 02:37
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, loonie, pound

More U.S. Dollar Declines


"The dollar lost some additional ground overnight, dipping 0.7% against the Aussie currency, 0.5% relative to the peso after Trump examined border wall prototypes, 0.3% versus the loonie, and 0.2% vis-..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-14 15:14
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Tuesday-Wednesday Rundown


"During these past two days, the dollar dropped over 1.0% against the won, 0.7% versus the Aussie dollar, 0.6% relative to the euro, 0.5% vis-a-vis the Canadian dollar 0.4% against sterling but just 0..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-07 23:51
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar

Aussie Crypto Traders Expect Tax Crackdown Ahead of New Regulations


"With Australia set to introduce new legislation that will empower authorities to monitor and regulate the activities of cryptocurrency traders, many analysts are anticipating that the country?s bitcoi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-02 13:58
Taggar: aussie, bitcoin, currencies, currency, currency trade

Mixed Market Action This Friday


"The dollar fell overnight by 0.4% versus the peso, 0.3% against the yuan and sterling and 0.2% relative to the loonie but rose 0.5% against the kiwi, 0.1% versus the yen, and 0.2% vis-a-vis the euro..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-23 15:07
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Dollar and Stocks Lower amid Some Softer European Data


"The dollar dropped overnight by 0.5% against the yen, 0.3% relative to the peso and 0.1% vis-a-vis the Swiss franc, kiwi and Aussie dollar. The dollar firmed 0.2% relative to sterling and 0.1% versus..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-22 15:32
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Some Weaker-Than-Expected European Data


"Preliminary February purchasing manager survey estimates from the euro area and the latest British labor statistics were softer than forecast. The next significant market-moving event will be the rele..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-21 17:17
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, loonie, market

Dampened Activity Due to Holidays in Asia and North America


"The U.S. dollar is unchanged against the euro, peso, sterling and Canadian and New Zealand dollars.The greenback slipped 0.2% relative to the Aussie dollar and 0.1% vis-a-vis the Swiss franc but edged..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-19 14:56
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, market

Besides the Meme Jokes Crypto-Enthusiasts Are Actually Buying Lamborghinis


"The luxury Italian sports car, Lamborghini, otherwise referred to as the ?Lambo? has become a ‘holy grail’ for some cryptocurrency enthusiasts. As ridiculous as $200K+ automobile may sound..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-08 23:28
Taggar: aussie, bank, bitcoin, currency

Bitcoin Cash Markets Recover ? While Infrastructure Support Increases


"This past week bitcoin cash (BCH) markets have been suffering from the bearish sentiment plaguing cryptocurrencies across the board. On February 6 the price of BCH reached a low of $740 per coin but h..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-08 08:20
Taggar: aussie, bank, bear, bitcoin, currencies, market

Leading Australian Banks Allow Customers to Purchase Cryptocurrencies


"Three of Australia?s ?big four? banks have issued comments regarding their respective policy positions with regards to their customers? ability to purchase cryptocurrency using accounts issued by said..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-07 19:00
Taggar: aussie, bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, report

Dollar Lifts as U.S. Markets Reopen


"Following the three-day U.S. holiday weekend, the dollar has recovered 0.4% against the kiwi, 0.3% versus the euro and sterling, 0.2% relative to the yen and Aussie dollar and 0.1% against the Swiss f..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-16 15:56
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

Dollar and Stocks Up and Commodities Down Ahead of U.S. Jobs Report


"The dollar has advanced overnight by 0.5% against the yen, 0.4% vis-a-vis the peso, 0.3% versus the Aussie dollar, 0.2% relative to the euro and Swiss franc, and 0.1% against the loonie. There’s..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-05 15:32
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, loonie

Dollar Falling on First Business Day of 2018


"The start of a new calendar year finds the dollar picking up where 2017 ended with a slip-sliding trend. Overnight losses amount to 0.5% against the euro, 0.6% relative to the Mexican peso, 0.4% versu..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-02 16:01
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi

Australian Freeze: Big Aussie Banks Denying Bitcoiners


"Bitcoiners in Australia claim banks are on purpose freezing their bank accounts, disallowing exchange transfers, and at least one exchange is over-reacting to the freeze. They?re so unnerved they?ve d..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-30 13:00
Taggar: aussie, bank, bitcoin

Only Marginal Net Dollar Movement on a Newsworthy Friday


"The approaching Christmas holiday, which has some markets closing early today, appears to have muted changes in the dollar, which has moved up 0.3% against the loonie, 0.2% relative to the euro, Swiss..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-22 17:25
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market

Dollar Slips and Stocks Rise Ahead of Last FOMC Decision of the Yellen Era


"The dollar fell overnight by 0.7% against the kiwi, 0.6% versus the Aussie dollar, 0.4% relative to sterling, 0.3% vis-a-vis the yen and 0.1% against the euro, Swiss franc and loonie. Core U.S. CPI in..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-13 17:53
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, cpi, dollar, inflation, kiwi, loonie, point

Mid Day Update


"Mid Day Update Australian Dollar A bit of a whipsaw over the Aussie GDP data which came in close to expectation, but the delta was well within consensus to support the Aussie. However, the economic da..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-06 05:09
Taggar: aussie, consumption, dollar

Stronger Dollar and Stocks


"Financial markets are in a healthy mood as November winds down. The dollar shows gains of a half percent or less against the euro, yen, Swissie, sterling, and Aussie dollar. The DOW is up 0.3%. Share..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-28 18:20
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, financial, market, share

Aussie Dollar Flash


"Aussie Dollar Flash Seller exhaustion was apparent in the lead up to the FOMC minutes, as shorts continued to unwind.  While selling pressure has re-emerged this morning at .7620-.7625, one does get t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-23 03:31
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bear, dollar

US Dollar Falls Ahead of Federal Reserve Minutes


"US durable goods and Fed minute to guide greenback The USD has fallen across the board with commodity currencies the biggest movers against the greenback. The Aussie 0.40 percent, the kiwi 0.34 percen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-21 22:09
Taggar: aussie, currencies, durable goods, kiwi, loonie

Midday Movers


"Midday Movers At midday, the Yield curve watch goes on in earnest with this mornings downtick in 10 Year UST yield’s  the primary catalyst behind the drop in USDJPY. The Aussie dollar continues..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-15 06:29
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, cpi, dollar, price index

EUR/USD Dollar Lower Against Euro Awaiting ECB Decision


"European Central Bank Anticipated to Taper But Extend Duration The US dollar is mixed against major pairs on Wednesday. The greenback is weaker against the pound, euro, yen and Swiss franc and appreci..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-25 22:06
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, kiwi, loonie, pound, rate

The Aussie Dollar Plummets


"The Aussie Dollar Plummets The Aussie bulls are running for cover as the national CPI has missed the mark badly. The headline rose 0.6%QoQ versus 0.8% expected. The with the trim mean at 0.4%QoQ versu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-25 03:42
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bull, cpi, dollar

Markets Remain Rattled by Concerns over the Political Direction of the United States


"The dollar lost 0.5% overnight against the yen, loonie, kiwi and Aussie dollar. The greenback also dipped 0.1% versus the euro, Swissy, yuan and sterling. Japan’s Nikkei dropped 1.2% or 232 poin..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-18 15:25
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market, point, swissy

Flood of Data on Final Business Day of April


"The dollar is mixed, with declines of 0.6% against the euro, 0.3% relative to the peso and Swiss franc and 0.2% vis-a-vis sterling but gains of 0.3% versus the yen, 0.2% against the kiwi and 0.1% rela..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-28 15:52
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Three Central Bank Meetings, Weaker Oil, and Several Data Releases


"The dollar is up 0.5% against the kiwi, 0.4% relative to the loonie, and 0.3% against the euru and Aussie dollar but flat against sterling and softer versus the peso. Stocks are slightly lower in the..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-27 18:52
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, point

Australia Q1 CPI


"*(AU) AUSTRALIA Q1 CONSUMER PRICES (CPI) Q/Q: 0.5% V 0.6%E; Y/Y: 2.1% (highest since Q2 of 2014) V 2.2%E; TRIMMED MEAN Q/Q: 0.5% V 0.5%E ; Y/Y: 1.9% (5-quarter high) V 1.8%E- Prior Trimmed Mean q/q re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-26 03:33
Taggar: aussie, cpi

AUD/USD In Lengthy Double Top After Short Uptrend


"This double top formation is a quite big one considering that the preceding uptrend did not last too long and did not gain many pips for the Aussie. Nevertheless, it satisfies..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-09 16:17
Taggar: aussie, bear

Last Day of the Week, Month, Calendar Quarter, and Japanese Fiscal Year


"Shortly before the release of several U.S. indicators (personal spending and income, the PCE price deflator, the Chicago PMI, and the Reuters/U. Michigan consumer sentiment index) the dollar was uncha..."

Aussie Lower on Risk Aversion


"“It appears (Trump’s) lack of skilled political operators will hurt the enactment of his key initiatives,” said Stephen Innes, senior trader at OANDA. “The markets are very fid..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-22 08:12
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, market

Oil Under $50 and Gold Below $1,200 as U.S. Jobs Report Nears


"A mixed overnight trading session finds the dollar up 0.4% against the yen and above the 115 level but down 0.3% to 1.0610 per euro. The dollar climbed 0.2% against sterling and 0.1% versus the Swiss..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-10 15:14
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, trading

Dollar Up and Some Eye-Catching Data Results


"The dollar is trading higher, with gains of 0.6% against the Aussie currency, 0.5% relative to the yen, 0.4% versus the kiwi, 0.3% vis-a-vis the euro, loonie, peso and sterling, 0.2% against the Swiss..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-08 16:57
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie, point, trading

Stocks, Bond Yields and Dollar Down But Gold Strengthens Further


"Investors turned cautious as the third full week of February wound down. The dollar has lost 0.4% against the Aussie dollar, 0.3% relative to the yen and euro and 0.2% vis-a-vis the Swiss franc. The y..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-24 15:13
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, loonie, share

ASX and the Australian Dollar


"Risk aversion also could be seen in currency markets over the weekend with Japan’s yen appreciating. The Australian dollar has drifted lower, retreating from the US77¢ level it unexpectedly brok..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-19 13:21
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, market

Dollar Falls Broadly Except Against Sterling


"The dollar lost 1.2% against the Australian dollar, 0.8% relative to the euro, 0.7% vis-a-vis the yen, 0.5% versus the kiwi, 0.6% against the Mexican peso, 0.4% relative to the Swissie, and 0.3% versu..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-02 15:22
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, report

January in Figures


"The slumping dollar was the fulcrum of financial market activity in January. Dollar lows for the month were hit on January 31 against the euro, yen, Swiss franc, Australian dollar and kiwi, and the mo..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-31 00:25
Taggar: aussie, dollar, financial, kiwi, market

Australia Pre CPI View


"But traders said it was unlikely the Aussie would push higher during the session, as markets wait for Wednesday’s fourth-quarter consumer price data. Economists are predicting headline inflation..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-24 05:17
Taggar: aussie, inflation, market

China Releases a Whole Lot of Data as World Awaits Trump?s Inauguration


"At 17:00 GMT (noon EST), Donald J. Trump will officially become the 45th president of the United States. The dollar rose overnight by 0.6% against the New Zealand dollar, 0.4% versus the loonie, 0.3%..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-20 15:08
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, loonie

Aussie Dollar Resilience


"3:12pm The Australian dollar jumped to a two-month high after data showed China’s economy expanded at a faster-than-expected pace in the fourth quarter of 2016. China is Australia’s No.1 t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-20 07:29
Taggar: aussie, dollar, economy, trading

Aussie on a roll post China GDP


"[REUTERS SYDNEY] The Australian dollar rose again on Friday to hit a near 2-1/2-month high after data showed China’s economy expanded at a faster-than-expected pace in the fourth quarter of 2016..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-20 05:33
Taggar: aussie, dollar, economy, trading

Better Session for the Dollar


"Following sharp losses on Tuesday, the dollar prior to the release of U.S. CPI figures shows a recovery of 0.9% against sterling, 0.8% relative to the peso, 0.5% vis-a-vis the loonie and yen, and 0.2%..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-18 14:57
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, cpi, dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

Aussie strength against the pound


"Meanwhile, the antipodean currencies stayed near recent peaks versus their US counterpart. The Australian dollar stood at US$0.7469, having repeatedly met stiff resistance above 75 US cents. The Aussi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-17 04:58
Taggar: aussie, currencies, currency, dollar

Aussie G-10 Darling


"Also helping the Aussie was strength in iron ore prices, with futures traded in China jumping 8 per cent to their highest in three years. That was the sixth consecutive session of gains. “The Au..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-16 05:14
Taggar: aussie, currency, currency trade

Aussie holding near one month highs


"3:47pm The Australian dollar is holding near one-month highs, aided by a rally in iron ore and coal prices and broad declines in the US dollar after its strong gains over the last few months. The Auss..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-11 06:52
Taggar: aussie, dollar

U.S. Jobs Day Culminates First Week of 2017


"Prior to the Labor Dept report, the dollar showed overnight gains of 0.5% against the yen and sterling, 0.6% versus the yuan and 0.2% relative to the euro, Swissie and loonie. Lesser changes were reco..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-06 15:56
Taggar: aussie, dollar, loonie, report

Dollar, Bond Yields, and Japanese Nikkei Slip


"The dollar fell overnight by a further 0.5% against the yen, 0.4% relative to the euro, Aussie dollar and kiwi, 0.3% versus the loonie, peso and Swiss franc, 0.2% against sterling and 0.1% relative to..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-29 15:02
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, point

Time Out for the Holidays


"The dollar is unchanged against the euro and Swiss franc, up 0.2% relative to the yen and 0.1% vis-a-vis the yuan and Mexican peso but down 0.5% against the kiwi, 0.3% versus the Aussie dollar and 0.2..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-26 17:53
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

Softer Dollar but Firmer Oil Price


"On this last full session before the Christmas break, the dollar fell 0.5% against the euro and 0.4% relative to the Swiss franc. Dollar/yen is steady and the dollar has strengthened against sterling..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-22 18:28
Taggar: aussie, dollar, oil

Post RBA Policy Minutes


"OANDA Australia and Asia Pacific senior trader Stephen Innes said the Aussie was still soft in the wake of the federal government?s budget review on Monday. ?We?ve also seen a stronger US dollar again..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-20 07:37
Taggar: aussie, dollar

Dollar Strengthens against Euro after ECB Announcement


"The dollar advanced 1.3% against the euro, 1.0% versus the Swiss franc, 0.5% relative to the Aussie dollar, 0.3% vis-a-vis the yen and sterling and 0.2% against the Mexican peso and Chinese yuan. ECB..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-08 18:15
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, rate

Reserve Bank of Australia


"The Reserve Bank of Australia’s monthly board meeting ended with a decision to leave the Official Cash Rate unchanged at a record low of 1.5% and a statement from Governor Lowe that calls the gl..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-06 19:09
Taggar: aussie, bank, inflation, rate

Look Ahead for the Aussie


"The RBA is widely expected to remain on hold and unlikely to waver from its neutral stance. Traders will be focused on the accompanying statement for any clues on how the  RBA views the global landsca..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-02 06:23
Taggar: aussie, bull

Aussie Dollar Pauses


"Since the US presidential election on Nov 8 in which Donald Trump was victorious, the Aussie has lost 3.5 per cent as the greenback jumped in line with yields on Treasury bonds. The Aussie is down 1.5..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-29 05:19
Taggar: aussie

Holiday Thin Markets


"Holiday Thin Markets  Predictably quiet G-10 session with the US market closed for  Thanksgiving, but  EM  currencies dominated price action   Australian Dollar The Aussie dollar has held up remarkabl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-25 02:05
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currencies, dollar, market, us market

The Song Remains the Same


"Australian Dollar  The Australian Jobs data was on the soft side. While the full-time number was boisterous, the participation rate was lower, and dealers are focussing on the last month’s revis..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-17 04:14
Taggar: aussie, dollar, market, rate

All About the? Benjamins ?


"The Australian Dollar The Aussie bulls are getting trampled by the sheer volume of US dollar buying that’s occurring across the G-10 complex, in what is shaping up to be a painful week for the A..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-11 04:07
Taggar: aussie, bull, dollar

Short on Themes Long on Dollars


"Australian Dollar  It was hard to ignore the Aussie surge post-CPI data with the headline beating (0.7% vs. 0.5%QoQ, 1.3% vs. 1.1%YoY). With the core print failing to provide a clear signal, the +70 p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-26 01:36
Taggar: aussie, cpi, dollar

Currency Markets in a Flux


"Australian Dollar The broader risk-off move that kicked in late last week has triggered currency sell-off in the EM complex while weighing negatively on high-risk currencies such as the Australian dol..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-23 01:31
Taggar: aussie, currencies, currency, dollar, rate

Waiting for Friday?s U.S. Jobs Report


"The dollar firmed 0.4% against the Swiss franc and Aussie dollar, 0.3% relative to sterling, 0.2% versus the euro, loonie and kiwi, and 0.1% against the yen. Chinese markets remain closed. Tomorrow..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-06 13:38
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market, oil, report

OANDA MP ? UK Rate Cut Unlikely This Year (Video)


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam talks about the Bank of England decision and minutes, UK retail sales figures and the raft of data from the US. GBP/USD ? Pound Slips on BoE Rate Talk AUD/USD ? Aussi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-15 17:34
Taggar: aussie, bank, market, pound, rate, retail sales

OANDA MP ? Carney and Data Weigh on GBP (Video)


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam talks about the MPC’s Inflation Report Hearing in front of the Treasury Select Committee, today’s economic data and touches on tomorrow’s ECB meetin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-07 17:31
Taggar: aussie, inflation, market, pound, report

OANDA MP ? Calm Before the Storm (Video)


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam talks about how markets are trading ahead of tomorrow’s Jackson Hole event and discusses today’s data releases. WTI/USD ? Crude Unchanged Ahead of Yellen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-25 18:35
Taggar: aussie, market, rate, trading

Investors Continue to Mark Time Ahead of Jackson Hole Symposium


"Overnight the dollar rose 0.2% against the euro and 0.1% versus the Swiss franc but slipped 0.3% against the kiwi and 0.2% relative to sterling. There’s been no net change vis-a-vis the yen or A..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-24 13:14
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, share

Stronger New Zealand Dollar


"Several currencies strengthened against the U.S. dollar, led by the kiwi and not including the euro. The greenback lost 0.7% against the New Zealand dollar, 0.3% relative to the loonie, yen and sterli..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-23 12:58
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currencies, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Dollar Up But Stocks Lower


"The dollar rose overnight by 0.9% against the Aussie dollar, 0.4% relative to the loonie, yuan and sterling, 0.3% versus the yen and Swiss franc and 0.2% against the kiwi and euro. In European stock m..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-19 13:45
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market, share

Dollar Ranges So Far in 2016


"After the close of yesterday, five-eighths of 2016 had been completed. Up to that point, the dollar had ranged considerably more widely against the yen, sterling loonie, Aussie dollar and kiwi than ag..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-16 18:52
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, point, spread, trading

Weaker Dollar and World Share Prices Ahead of Key U.S. Data Releases


"The dollar fell overnight by 1.3% against the yen (now showing a 99 handle), 1.2% relative to the Swiss franc and kiwi, 1.0% versus the euro (which is near 1.13), 0.9% vis-a-vis sterling (hurt by a ri..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-16 13:56
Taggar: aussie, dollar, inflation, kiwi

Softer Kiwi after New Zealand Rate Cut


"The dollar advanced 0.4% against the New Zealand dollar, 0.3% versus the euro, yen and sterling, and 0.1% relative to the Swiss franc, Aussie dollar and yuan.  The greenback is 0.1% lower against the..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-11 13:35
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, loonie, point, rate

AUD/USD ? Aussie Jumps to 14-week High on Strong Aussie Consumer Sentiment


"The Australian dollar has posted strong gains on Wednesday and climbed above the 0.77 level. In the North American session, AUD/USD is trading at 0.7740. The Aussie received a boost as Westpac Consume..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-10 16:25
Taggar: aussie, consumer sentiment, dollar, trading

Dollar Slightly Softer Ahead of U.S. Jobs and Trade Data


"The dollar overnight lost 0.5% against the kiwi, 0.4% versus the Aussie dollar and sterling and 0.2% relative to the yen and euro.  The dollar is steady against the loonie, Swiss franc and yuan. Stock..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-05 14:18
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

Yen, Aussie Dollar and Kiwi Strengthen


"The dollar fell overnight by 1.0% against the yen, 0.8% relative to the kiwi and 0.7% vis-a-vis the Aussie dollar, but the U.S. currency is little changed against other major currencies. The Japanese..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-26 17:25
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, currencies, currency, dollar, finance, kiwi

Sterling and Oil Slammed?Funds Seeking Bonds and Yen


"The dollar rose 1.7% against sterling but fell 0.9% relative to the yen.  The greenback has also risen 1.0% against the loonie, 0.9% relative to the Aussie dollar and kiwi.  Dollar/euro and dollar/Swi..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-05 17:19
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, gold, kiwi, loonie, oil

AUD/USD ? Aussie Under Pressure as Brexit Vote Weighs


"The Australian dollar has posted slight losses on Monday following sharp losses in the Friday session. AUD/USD is trading at the 0.74 line at early in the North American session. The Aussie lost close..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-27 15:04
Taggar: aussie, dollar, point, trading

Modestly Softer Dollar


"Dollar slippage so far today amounts to 0.6% against the Aussie dollar, 0.5% versus the kiwi, 0.4% relative to sterling and the euro, 0.3% vis-a-vis the yen and loonie and 0.2% against the yuan. Janet..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-22 13:01
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, economy, financial, kiwi, loonie

AUD/USD ? Aussie Dips on Soft Chinese CPI


"The Australian dollar has lost ground on Thursday, erasing the gains from the Wednesday session. The pair is trading at 0.7440 in the North American session. On the release front, there are no Austral..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-09 15:50
Taggar: aussie, cpi, dollar, report, trading

APAC Currency Corner ? Will NFP provide the magic bullet for the US dollar?


"Aussie ? trading heavy   Following up on  Wednesday’s unexpectedly strong Q1 GDP report, Australia printed a much narrower-than-expected trade deficit of AUD1.6bn in April ? the smallest in 14 m..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-03 03:50
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, report, trading

APAC Currency Corner ? oil boosts markets. Spotlight on Yellen


"After two days of solid bull runs, global equity markets consolidated on Thursday. This retrenchment was not too surprising as traders pare down risk ahead of long weekends in both US and the UK.   Au..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-27 03:45
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bull, dollar, market

APAC Currency Corner ? Traders are warming to Fed summer rate hike?


"The Greenback continued moving higher on Tuesday on the back of supportive US home sales data, which came in 619k versus just 523k expected, one of the best level seen since 2008.   The Aussie ? topsy..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-25 03:20
Taggar: aussie, home sales, rate

Pound Up on Reduced Brexit Fears


"A new phone poll by Daily Telegraph revealed a widening margin of voters favoring Britain staying in the European Union (55% to 42%), and sterling rose 0.9% against the dollar in response. The U.S. cu..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-24 14:19
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, kiwi, margin

APAC Currency Corner ? June rate hike countdown


"The Aussie With little in the way of fundamental drivers this week, the Aussie should be at the mercy of USD border moves and investor risk sentiment as the markets continue to churn on the heightened..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-23 03:43
Taggar: aussie, market, rate

APAC Currency Corner -Waiting Game Retail Sales


"The Aussie On the Aussie dollar, a few themes have played out over the past 24 hours. Given the expectation of more aggressive monetary policy easing from the RBA, traders continue to fade commodity-i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-13 03:38
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, rate

Lower Yen and Stronger Norwegian Krone as Oil Recovers


"WTI oil rose 0.9% to a six-month high above $46/barrel after indications of a diminishing supply glut.  Comex gold fell 0.5% overnight. The dollar rebounded 1.4% against the yen.  NorwayR..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-12 13:19
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, gold, oil

APAC Currency Corner


"  Price action leaves traders in no man?s land. Moreover,  outside of some OIL price influenced movements on the Commodity Bloc , ?FX Land?  has been restrained Despite the stellar Westpac Consumer Co..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-12 06:08
Taggar: aussie, bank, consumer confidence, oil

APAC Currency Corner -Aussie Slide


"AUDUSD  The Aussie took it on the chin from numerous angles overnight. The weaker Chinese trade data and the accompanying move lower in commodity prices have led to USD buying against commodity curren..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-10 05:03
Taggar: aussie, currencies, inflation

AUD/USD ? Sliding Aussie Trading at 9-Week Lows


"The Australian dollar has posted losses to start off the new trading week. AUD/USD is trading at 0.7330 in the European session. On the release front, it’s a very quiet start to the week. Austra..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-09 14:29
Taggar: aussie, dollar, market, trading

APAC Currency Corner ? The Aftermath


"  Aussie rate cut wrong-foots traders   The Aussie dollar was trounced in the wake of yesterday?s RBA unexpected 25 basis point rate cut. But it was more than just the rate cut that spooked traders.  ..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-04 03:24
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, cpi, dollar, point, rate

APAC Currency Corner ? Disappointment reigns


"USDJPY remains the primary focus after the pair fell off a cliff on the back of yesterday?s Bank of Japan inactivity while Yen buying dominated the stage. There was also subordinate interest in buying..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-29 03:45
Taggar: aussie, bank

Investors Shocked by BOJ?s Decision Not to Ease Policy Further


"The yen climbed 2.6% against both the dollar and euro, the Japanese Nikkei plunged 3.6%, and the 10-year JGB yield fell 3 basis points to -0.09%. The dollar otherwise fell 1.2% against the kiwi and is..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-28 17:59
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, point

A Weak Yen and Lackluster PMI Reports


"The yen has declined 1.0% on balance against the dollar on unconfirmed reports that the Bank of Japan will announce fresh stimulus next week including the expansion of sub-zero interest rates to its l..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-22 13:53
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, currencies, dollar, loonie, rate, report

APAC Currency Corner-Rollercoaster


"  Rollercoaster ride for Aussie A sharp U-turn in WTI oil prices was all it took to send the Aussie spiralling downwards after touching a 10-month peak. Oil prices swung frantically overnight as oil t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-22 03:49
Taggar: aussie, bull, oil

APAC Currency Corner ? Oil moves markets


"The relentless risk rally on the back of surging global equities, compounded by oil prices outperforming, bolstered both Aussie and Kiwi sentiment overnight. Retracing moves from the Doha fallout, in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-20 04:01
Taggar: aussie, kiwi, oil, pound

Profit-Taking Friday


"Investors were in a more sober mood at week’s end. The dollar fell back 1.0% against the kiwi, 0.7% relative to the won, 0.5% versus the yen, 0.3% vis-a-vis the Aussie dollar and sterling, and 0..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-15 14:40
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

APAC-CURRENCY CORNER ? CHINA RETAIL SURPRISE


"  Aussie dollar resilient The Aussie received support from yesterday?s Australian employment data. The uptick in price action came despite what seems to be an ? annual ?  pre-budget debt rating warnin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-15 04:16
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, employment, rate

APAC Currency Corner ? Commodities on Fire


"Aussie Dollar The Aussie was on fire overnight. Traders took cues from firming global equities with commodities prices gaining a foothold amid a broad commodity rally. It was a classic risk-on rally..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-13 03:46
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, economy

OANDA MP ? Market Snapshot (Video)


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam talks about how markets are trading early in the European session and looks at today’s key economic events. In today’s video Craig discusses the Australia..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-12 15:47
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, cpi, dollar, inflation, market, oil, pound, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Unchanged, NAB Business Confidence Next


"The Australian dollar is unchanged on Monday, as the Aussie tries to recover from last week’s losses. AUD/USD is trading at 0.7560 in the European session. In economic news, Australian Home Loan..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-11 13:19
Taggar: aussie, dollar, trading

APAC Currency Corner -NO MAS


"Aussie Dollar For today’s price action, traders will continue taking cues from regional and US equity markets. But given just how fragile current risk sentiment is there should be a broader pref..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-11 04:08
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, employment, market

Market Focus on Soft Global Economy


"A little past noon in New York finds the dollar with scant change against the yen, sterling, and the Canadian and Aussie dollars, but the U.S. currency has slipped about a half percent vis-a-vis the e..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-31 19:33
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, share

Market Focus on Soft Global Economy


"A little past noon in New York finds the dollar with scant change against the yen, sterling, and the Canadian and Aussie dollars, but the U.S. currency has slipped about a half percent vis-a-vis the e..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-31 18:45
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, share

Stocks, Euro, and Several Metals Fall as Week Begins


"The dollar has strengthened 0.7% against the Swiss franc and kiwi, 0.4% relative to the euro and sterling, and 0.2% vis-a-vis the Aussie dollar.  The yen is up 0.3% against the dollar.  Offs..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-07 15:06
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi

It?s U.S. February Jobs Day


"Markets await U.S. employment and trade data, which get released at 08:30 EST (13:30 GMT).  Canada reports trade and labor productivity. Meanwhile, in the marketplace, the dollar has slipped 0.5%..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-04 14:46
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, employment, kiwi, market, report

Sterling?s the Biggest Loser Against a Strengthening Dollar


"Sterling fell 2.0% against the U.S. currency, which also has risen 0.9% against the euro, 0.8% relative to the Swiss franc and 0.5% vis-a-vis the yen.  Emerging market currencies and commodity-se..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-22 15:20
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currencies, currency, dollar, kiwi, market

Mark Time March Ahead of U.S. Jobs Report


"In a week that’s seen the dollar drop its most in several years, the U.S. currency shows scant net change overnight, dipping 0.1% versus the loonie, Swissie and kiwi while edging 0.1% higher aga..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-05 15:23
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie

AUD/USD ? Aussie Choppy Ahead of Australian CPI


"The Australian dollar is showing limited movement on Tuesday, as AUD/USD trades at 0.6960 in the European session. On the release front, Australia will release the quarterly CPI report. In the US, tod..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-26 13:56
Taggar: aussie, consumer confidence, cpi, dollar, market, point, report

AUD/USD ? Aussie Rally Continues, Punches Past 70 Line


"The Australian dollar is steady on Friday, as AUD/USD trades at 0.7030 in the European session. On the release front, there are no Australian events. In the US, today’s highlight is Existing Hom..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-22 13:40
Taggar: aussie, dollar, home sales, market, report

Markets Step Closer to the Abyss


"West Texas Intermediate oil plunged 4.7% overnight on signs that sanctions against Iranian exports will be lifted next week, boosting world supply. Commodity-sensitive currencies like the Aussie and N..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-15 15:23
Taggar: aussie, currencies, dollar, oil

AUD/USD -Sharp Losses for Aussie, Key US Reports Next


"The Australian dollar has posted sharp losses on Friday, as AUD/USD trades at 0.6880 in the European session. On the release front, Australian Home Loans posted a strong gain of 1.8%, but this strong..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-15 14:03
Taggar: aussie, dollar, inflation, report, retail sales

Euro Weakens and Equities Remain on Tenterhooks


"The euro weakened overnight by 0.8% against the dollar and 1.2% relative to the yen.  The U.S. currency has otherwise appreciated 0.7% versus the Swiss franc, 0.5% vis-a-vis the kiwi and 0.3% aga..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-05 15:37
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie

AUD/USD ? Aussie Sharp Losses to Start 2016


"The Australian dollar has posted slight losses on Tuesday, as AUD/USD trades at 0.7170 in the European session. On the release front, the lone US event is Total Vehicle Sales. Australia will release t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-05 13:40
Taggar: aussie, dollar, point

Week Starting Slowly


"The British, Australian, Canadian and New Zealand markets are closed in observance of Boxing Day. The dollar is 0.7% stronger against the loonie but has slipped 0.4% relative to the euro.  The U..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-28 14:41
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market

Christmas Day, Little Else to Say


"Outside of Japan, where several indicators were reported, Christmas 2015 has been a quiet day in the marketplace. The dollar recorded dips of 0.3% overnight against the loonie and 0.1% versus the kiwi..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-25 16:46
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, indicators, kiwi, loonie, market, report

Narrowly Mixed Dollar


"The biggest dollar move overnight is a 0.5% slide against sterling.  Otherwise, the U.S. currency is down 0.2% versus the loonie and 0.1% relative to the yen, unchanged vis-a-vis the yuan, and up..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-23 13:59
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie, oil

Quiet Start to Holiday-Riddled Week


"The dollar is unchanged against the euro, yen, loonie and yuan.  The U.S. currency gained 0.2% relative to the Swiss franc and 0.1% versus the Aussie dollar and sterling but edged down 0.1% vis-a..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-21 16:35
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market

Markets Confused and Fearful about the Coming Year


"Noontime in New York finds U.S. equities down over 1.0%, the ten-year Treasury yield off two basis points, and the dollar depressed by 1.3% against the yen, 1.0% versus the Aussie dollar, 0.8% relativ..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-19 03:06
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, point, share

Markets Confused and Fearful about the Coming Year


"Noontime in New York finds U.S. equities down over 1.0%, the ten-year Treasury yield off two basis points, and the dollar depressed by 1.3% against the yen, 1.0% versus the Aussie dollar, 0.8% relativ..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-18 19:21
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, point, share

AUD/USD ? Aussie Higher After Strong Chinese Manufacturing Data


"The Australian dollar has posted strong gains on Monday, as AUD/USD trades at 0.7244 in the North American session. The Aussie received a boost as Chinese Industrial Production posted a strong gain of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-14 21:54
Taggar: aussie, dollar, industrial production, rate

AUD/USD: Aussie Drop Continues Despite Strong Australian Business Confidence


"The Australian dollar continues to lose ground on Tuesday, as AUD/USD trades at 0.7215 in the North American session. The Aussie has given up most of last week’s gains, having lost over 100 poin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-08 20:56
Taggar: aussie, dollar, point

AUD/USD ? Aussie Jumps as Australian GDP Shines


"The Australian dollar is steady on Wednesday, as AUD/USD trades slightly above the 0.73 line early the North American session. The Aussie posted strong gains following an excellent Australian GDP repo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-02 17:18
Taggar: aussie, dollar, report

AUD/USD ? Aussie Rally Continues on Optimistic RBA Statement


"The Australian dollar continues to push upwards, as AUD/USD trades just shy of the 0.73 line at the start of the North American session. The Aussie has now racked up over 100 points this week, as the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-01 15:30
Taggar: aussie, currency, currency trade, dollar, point, rate

AUD/USD ? Aussie Rally Continues on Optimistic RBA Statement


"The Australian dollar continues to push upwards, as AUD/USD trades just shy of the 0.73 line at the start of the North American session. The Aussie has now racked up over 100 points this week, as the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-01 15:30
Taggar: aussie, currency, currency trade, dollar, point, rate

AUDUSD ? Rally Continues After Brief Retracement


"The Aussie dollar is rallying against its U.S. counterpart again on Monday after undergoing a correction in the second half of last week. The pair broke above the long term descending channel a couple..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-30 19:03
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar

AUD/USD ? Aussie Strengthens on Weak US Housing, PMI Reports


"The Australian dollar has posted considerable gains on Monday, as AUD/USD trades at 0.7240 in the North American session. The Aussie took advantage of weak US numbers, as Chicago PMI and Pending Home..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-30 18:54
Taggar: aussie, chicago pmi, dollar, home sales, market

Month Ending with Usual Flurry of Data Reports


"Overnight dollar movement ranges from declines of 0.9% against the kiwi, 0.6% versus the Aussie dollar, 0.2% relative to the loonie and 0.1% vis-a-vis the Swiss franc to rises of 0.5% against sterling..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-30 18:01
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Australian Businesses Investment Dropped 9.2% in September


"Business investment by Australian companies slumped a record 9.2 percent in the September quarter, causing the Aussie dollar to drop 0.4 percent against the greenback. The Australian Bureau of Statist..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-26 17:42
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, investment

Share Prices Up, Dollar Fairly Steady Awaiting U.S. CPI and Industrial Production Data


"The dollar is unchanged against the Canadian dollar and sterling.  It has risen 0.3% versus the Swiss franc and kiwi, 0.2% relative to the euro, and 0.1% vis-a-vis the yuan and yen but lost 0.3%..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-17 14:41
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar, kiwi

Dollar Calm All Things Considered


"In the wake of the Jihadist attacks in Paris Friday night, the dollar has risen 0.1% against the euro, 0.3% versus the yen and Aussie dollar, and 0.2% relative to sterling.  The Swissie and yuan..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-16 15:08
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, share

Chinese CPI Inflation Fell to 5-Month Low


"The dollar showed little net change overnight, firming 0.3% against the euro and 0.1% relative to the Swiss franc, falling 0.1% vis-a-vis the loonie, Aussie dollar and sterling, and staying flat versu..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-10 15:16
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

Several Trade Reports and an OECD Semi-Annual Outlook


"The dollar is mostly softer.  Stocks are mostly lower, but gold, oil, and some bond yields are up. The dollar depreciated overnight by 0.4% against the euro and kiwi, 0.3% versus sterling and the..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-09 15:12
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, gold, kiwi, loonie, oil

AUD/USD ? Aussie Dips Under 71 after Fed Turns Hawkish


"The Australian dollar has posted slight losses on Thursday, as AUD/USD trades at 0.7075 in the North American session. The Aussie lost 100 points on Wednesday, as the US Federal Reserve surprised the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-29 20:16
Taggar: aussie, dollar, market, point

AUD/USD ? Aussie Losses Continue Ahead of Fed


"The Australian dollar has posted modest losses on Wednesday, as AUD/USD lost ground following a weak Australian CPI release. The pair is trading at the 0.7140 in the North American session. This is th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-28 18:37
Taggar: aussie, cpi, dollar, point, trading

Dollar Mixed Ahead of FOMC Statement


"The dollar is down 0.3% against the euro and loonie and 0.1% relative to the yen, but the U.S. currency has also risen by 0.7% against the Aussie dollar, 0.5% vis-a-vis the kiwi and 0.1% against the y..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-28 13:50
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Softer Energy Prices, Stronger Yen


"West Texas Intermediate oil fell 1.2% to $43.98 per barrel, and natural gas costs slipped to a three-year low. The yen is 06% stronger against the dollar, which otherwise firmed 0.2% relative to the l..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-27 14:03
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, loonie, oil, share

New Wave of Volatility and More Disinflationary Data


"Yesterday’s plunge in oil prices has been followed by news of a 20.4% on-year decline in Chinese import prices and a 1.1% slide in the Aussie dollar against its U.S. counterpart. The greenback i..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-13 14:37
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, oil

German and Japanese Current Account Data and a Bank of England Decision


"The dollar fell overnight by 0.5% against the Swiss franc, 0.4% versus the euro, 0.3% vis-a-vis the loonie and 0.1% relative to the yen, yuan and kiwi.  The greenback firmed 0.2% against the Auss..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-08 14:20
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market, share

AUD Lower Despite Retail Sales Boost Ahead of US NFP


"The Australian dollar is lower despite a modest rise on solid retail spending figures. At 1200 AEST on Friday, the local unit was trading at 70.45 US cents, down from 70.64 cents on Thursday. The Auss..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-02 05:44
Taggar: aussie, dollar, market, trading

Tankan, Manufacturing PMIs, and U.S. Jobless Claims Data Released


"The dollar traded up 0.4% against the Swiss franc and 0.2% against the euro but has declined by 0.8% versus the Aussie dollar, 0.7% relative to the kiwi, 0.4% vis-a-vis the loonie and 0.1% against the..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-01 15:25
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, dollar trade, gold, kiwi, loonie

Dollar Little Moved by U.S. and Other Data


"The dollar shows no net overnight movement against the euro, yuan and loonie, a rise of 0.3 against the Aussie dollar and sterling, a gain of 0.2% and 0.1% versus the kiwi and Swissie, and a drop of 0..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-15 16:47
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market, share

Monday Monday, Can?t Trust That Day


"Overnight changes in the U.S. dollar have been comparatively mild.  It’s ticked 0.1% higher against the euro and Swissie, unchanged relative to sterling, and down versus the yen, yuan, Auss..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-14 13:52
Taggar: aussie, dollar, share

Gloom Fails to Lift


"West Texas Intermediate crude oil fell back 2.4% to $44.80 per barrel. Comex gold is 0.4% lower at $1,126.80. Ten-year British gilt and German bund yields slid two and one basis points.  The 10-y..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-11 14:11
Taggar: aussie, dollar, gold, kiwi, loonie, oil, point

Holiday Closures in the United States and Canada


"Financial markets today will lack the leadership of North American participation due to Labor Day closures in the United States and Canada. The dollar is mixed, dropping 0.6% against sterling, 0.4% ve..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-07 12:57
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, financial, kiwi, market

USD/CAD Sucking Wind While AUD Finds Support


"PBoC sets yuan firmer again Forex liquidity remains thin as participation drops Crude trades atop of six-year lows Aussie bulls get a boost from RBA The forex market is clearly lacking direction while..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-18 12:48
Taggar: aussie, bull, forex, forex market, market, point

Yuan Down Again But at a More Gradual Pace


"The Chinese renminbi dipped only 0.3% today. The dollar is unchanged against the Swiss franc and Aussie dollar, up 0.6% against the loonie, 0.5% relative to the euro, 0.9% versus the kiwi and 0.2% vis..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-13 16:15
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market

Rate Hike in the U.K. Unlikely Until 2016


"Sterling fell 0.6% overnight against the dollar, which otherwise shows gains of 0.2% versus the Swiss franc and Aussie dollar but losses of 0.4% relative to the kiwi and 0.1% vis-a-vis the loonie and..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-06 18:38
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

Monthend Finds Dollar and Stocks Mixed and Commodities Lower


"With July drawing to an end, the dollar rose overnight by 0.8% against the kiwi, 0.5% versus the Aussie dollar, 0.,2% relative to the loonie and 0.1% against the yen and sterling.  But the dollar..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-31 13:45
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Commodity Currencies Lower as Rout Continues


"Commodities have been a crushing long trade, with the latest rout taking oil below $50 a barrel, gold on its longest losing streak in almost 20 years and the commodity currencies – the Canadian..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-28 16:08
Taggar: aussie, currencies, dollar, gold, kiwi, oil

Resources Rout Heavily Impacts Currencies


"Commodities have been a crushing long trade, with the latest rout taking oil below $50 a barrel, gold on its longest losing streak in almost 20 years and the commodity currencies – the Canadian..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-28 05:30
Taggar: aussie, currencies, dollar, gold, kiwi, oil

AUD Hits 6 Year Low After Lower Chinese PMI


"The Australian dollar fell to a fresh six-year low and stocks across Asia dropped sharply after more signs of a slowdown in the Chinese economy. The Aussie dipped below US73c for the first time since..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-24 16:29
Taggar: aussie, dollar, economy

Weaker Dollar and Pound


"The dollar edged 0.1% firmer against sterling but has lost 1.4% against the kiwi, 0.7% relative to the euro, 0.6% vis-a-vis the Swiss franc, 0.4% versus the loonie and Aussie dollar and 0.2% against t..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-23 13:37
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

Aussie, Kiwi and Loonie Under Commodity Currency Attack


"Aussie bears look to Stevens for support Kiwi takes temporary flight for insurance Loonie dithers in the middle for now Governor Poloz goes it alone Recent actions and rhetoric from Commonwealth Prime..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-21 13:06
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bear, currencies, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Greek Banks Reopen, Share Prices Higher in Europe, and Gold Lower


"The U.S. dollar fell 0.8% against the kiwi overnight but shows small gains of 0.3% relative to sterling, 0.2% vis-a-vis the Swiss franc and 0.1% against the yen, loonie and Aussie dollar.  The eu..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-20 13:57
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

AUD/USD Remains Near Lows Around 0.74


"The dollar traded near six-year highs versus the Australian and New Zealand currencies, and commodities were set to cap a second weekly drop, as receding concerns over crises in Greece and China put t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-17 05:04
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currencies, dollar, dollar trade, rate

Australian and New Zealand Dollars Fall as U.S. Jobs Report is Awaited


"The U.S. dollar climbed 0.9% against the kiwi, 0.6% versus the Aussie dollar, 0.2% relative to the yen, loonie and Swiss franc, and 0.1% against sterling.  The New Zealand dollar touched a 5-year..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-02 13:36
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Several Central Bank Rate Cuts and Data Surprises Lift Dollar


"The U.S. dollar leaped 2.8% against its New Zealand counterpart and also rose overnight by 0.9% against the yen, 0.6% relative to the euro, 0.4% versus the loonie, Aussie dollar and sterling, and 0.3%..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-11 14:23
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar, loonie, rate

Australian GDP Surprise Not Enough to Offset Negative Data


"  For the second consecutive day, the AUD/USD fell. Australian retail sales numbers and trade data had weakened the Aussie dollar ahead of the U.S. nonfarm payrolls (NFP) report. Australian retail sal..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-05 19:48
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, report, retail sales

Fed Expectations Sees the Greenback Rocket Past the Yen


"Market awaiting Greek rhetoric Aussie capital expenditure disappoints Fonterra optimism aids Kiwi farmers No Japanese comment on dollar?s rise Currently, capital markets are beholden to any rhetoric f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-28 13:38
Taggar: aussie, dollar, kiwi, market, point

Memorial Day Weekend Finds Spotlight on BOJ, China and Germany


"U.S. markets will be closing early ahead of the Memorial Day Weekend. The dollar strengthened overnight by 0.8% against the euro and Aussie dollar, 0.7% relative to the Swiss franc and loonie, and 0.2..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-22 17:18
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market, oil

A Couple of Holidays and Many Manufacturing Reports


"Golden Week continues in Japan with today’s celebration of Greenery Day. British markets are also closed for the early spring banking holiday. The dollar strengthened 0.6% against the euro, 0.3%..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-04 14:07
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar, gold, kiwi, market

AUD/USD Drops to 0.7830 after China PMI


"Australia?s dollar dropped with copper futures, while Chinese shares fluctuated as a private gauge of manufacturing in the world?s second-biggest economy fell more than estimated. U.S. oil slipped, wh..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-04 05:52
Taggar: aussie, dollar, economy, gold, oil, share, shares

Weaker Dollar Especially against the Ozzie and Sterling


"The Australian dollar has risen 1.2% against its U.S. counterpart, buoyed by Aussie first-quarter CPI data that showed core inflation falling no further and remaining above 2.0% target floor. Sterling..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-22 13:55
Taggar: aussie, bank, cpi, dollar, inflation

AUD/USD Drops Below 0.77 as Stevens Talks Down Currency


"Monetary policy divergence returned to the fore as central bank officials flagging prospects for interest-rate moves spurred the greenback to rebound and killed off a rally in the Aussie. The Bloomber..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-21 08:49
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, rate

U.S. Dollar Eases Amid Changing Views on Fed


"The Australian dollar surged after stronger-than-estimated jobs data, leading gains against the U.S. currency amid receding prospects for early Federal Reserve interest rate increases. Gold rose and e..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-16 06:40
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, gold, oil, rate, share, shares

U.S. Dollar Rises on Interest Rate Outlook


"The U.S. dollar recovered lost ground on Tuesday as trading desks returned to full strength and underlying trends for its continued rise reappeared, although it remains hemmed in to tight ranges by mi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-08 02:33
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar, rate, trading

AUD/USD Higher After RBA Holds Rates


"The Australian dollar gained over 1 percent against the U.S. dollar on Tuesday — heading for its biggest daily rise in more than two weeks — after the Reserve Bank of Australia surprised m..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-07 16:24
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, rate

AUD/USD Range Bound Awaiting RBA and Full NFP Impact


"  RBA Stuck Between Slowing China and a Weaker U.S. AUD/USD Traders Await RBA Rate Decision Australian Housing Market a Concern Kiwi Dollar Nears Parity with Aussie   The AUD/USD appreciated after the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-06 16:08
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, employment, kiwi, market, rate

German IFO Figures Better Than Expected inn Otherwise Uneventful Overnight Session


"The dollar moved 0.4% lower against the euro overnight and also lost 0.2% versus sterling and 0.1% relative to the yen, kiwi, Aussie dollar and Swiss franc.  The U.S. currency is unchanged against the..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-25 13:38
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Is it time to long Aussie? Look at Copper for the Answer


"Bets that China will experience a seasonally strong second quarter and bullish supply fundamentals should support copper prices in future. In turn, strong copper prices should no doubt support the Aus..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-16 19:44
Taggar: aussie, bull, forex

Reserve Bank of Australia Surprises Many with Decision Not to Ease Further this Month


"The U.S. dollar fell overnight by 0.5% against the Aussie dollar, 0.4% versus the kiwi, 0.3% relative to the yen and 0.1% vis-a-vis the loonie.  The dollar is unchanged against sterling and the y..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-03 14:53
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

What?s Going on Down Under?


"With all eyes on the cricket world cup in Australia Matthew Clark asks is it time to focus on the Aussie. Read more The post What?s Going on Down Under? appeared first on Forex Magnates. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-27 13:00
Taggar: aussie, forex

RBA Cut as Doubts Remain over Local Consumption and China


"The Reserve Bank of Australia said doubts about a pickup in domestic spending and China?s appetite for raw materials prompted this month?s decision to lower interest rates, and reiterated that the Aus..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-17 04:30
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, consumption, dollar, rate

AUD/USD ? Aussie Softens Despite Strong Consumer Sentiment


"AUD/USD has posted modest losses on Wednesday, as the pair trades in the mid-0.77 range. On the release front, Australian Consumer Sentiment jumped 8.0%, while Home Loans improved by 2.7%. In the US..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-11 14:43
Taggar: aussie, consumer sentiment

AUD/USD ? Aussie Dives After RBA Rate Cut


"AUD/USD has posted sharp gains on Tuesday, as the pair trades just shy of the 0.77 line in the North American session. The Aussie took a hit after the RBA surprised the markets with a rate cut to 2.25..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-03 17:07
Taggar: aussie, market, rate

RBA Crushes AUD/USD Below 0.7650


"With the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) leaving the door open to further rate cuts, the only way forward for the Australian dollar is down, say strategists. The Aussie plunged 1.9 percent against the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-03 10:14
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, point, rate

AUD/USD Moving Closer to RBA?s Preferred 0.75


"Australia?s dollar bought 82 U.S. cents in December when Reserve Bank Governor Glenn Stevens said he?d prefer it at 75 cents. Less than eight weeks later he is close to reaching that goal. The Aussie..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-03 09:27
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar

Dollar and Euro Charge Upward


"The dollar edged 0.1% lower against the euro but has advanced 2.0% against the Swiss franc, 1.9% relative to the Aussie dollar, 1.0% vis-a-vis the kiwi, 0.9% against the loonie and 0.7% against the ye..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-29 19:32
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, point

AUD/USD ? Limited Movement as Business Confidence Remains Low


"AUD/USD continues to have a quiet week, as the pair trades in the mid-0.79 range on Tuesday. The Aussie is coming off a terrible week, in which it lost over 300 points against the US dollar. On the re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-27 17:05
Taggar: aussie, dollar, durable goods, point

Australian Dollar Abandoned by Wealthy Asians


"Asia?s wealthy are falling out of love with the Aussie dollar as record-low yields and sustained declines persuade them to look elsewhere, according to UBS Group AG.  Many of the bank?s wealthiest cli..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-27 04:42
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, currency, dollar

AUD/USD ? Aussie Stable in Thin Holiday Trading


"AUD/USD is calm on Monday, as the pair trades in the low 0.79 range. The Aussie is coming off a terrible week, in which it lost over 300 points against the US dollar. On the release front, Australian..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-26 17:52
Taggar: aussie, dollar, market, point

Stronger Yen


"Saudi Arabian King Abdullah has died.  Former Crown Prince Salman is the new king. The dollar has depreciated 0.8% against the yen while rising 0.9% versus the Aussie dollar, 0.5% relative to the euro..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-23 18:27
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

AUD/USD Drops Below 0.80 RBA Rate-Cut Bets Increase


"The Aussie dollar?s slide below 80 U.S. cents for the first time since 2009 is being fueled by speculation the central bank will need to reduce borrowing costs from a record low. The Bank of Canada?s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-23 05:56
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar, rate

AUD/USD ? Unchanged Despite Strong Australian Data


"AUD/USD is listless on Monday, as the pair trades slightly above the 0.82 line in the North American session. On the release front, Australian New Motor Vehicle Sales posted a strong gain of 3.0%. MI..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-19 18:01
Taggar: aussie, inflation, market, us market

USD/JPY Nears 118 over U.S. Labor Market Concerns


"The yen rose toward its highest level since December versus the dollar as concern lingered that the U.S. labor market is too weak for the Federal Reserve to start raising interest rates. The dollar re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-12 06:10
Taggar: aussie, dollar, market, rate, report

Summer Down Under Could Face Global Chill in 2015


"The AUD/USD has been on the back foot since September of 2014. The ever-present threat of the U.S. Federal Reserve raising rates and eroding the interest rate differential that boosts the appetite for..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-15 17:20
Taggar: aussie, dollar, rate, trading

AUD/USD up near 0.8350 after Jobs Data


"Australia?s dollar extended yesterday?s advance as the statistics bureau said the number of people employed rose by 42,700 in November, compared with the median estimate for a 15,000 increase in a Blo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-11 04:53
Taggar: aussie, dollar, kiwi

USD: Big Year End-Squeeze in the Making?


"China incites negative momentum trading USD: Big Year End-Squeeze in the Making? Aussie temp cools, Kiwi’s will know later Is it Easy Street for Abe? Just when you thought it was safe to go back..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-10 13:43
Taggar: aussie, kiwi, market, trading

Two Aussies Plead Guilty of Insider Trading After Pocketing $180,000


"The pair pled guilty after admitting to all of their wrongdoings related to several cases of exceptionally good trading decisions related to takeover bids netted them a hefty sum from CFD and shares t..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-05 11:33
Taggar: aussie, forex, share, shares, trading

AUD/USD ? Limited Movement as Jobless Claims Meets Expectations


"AUD/USD is showing limited movement on Thursday, as the pair is trading in the high-0.83 range. The Aussie remains in a sharp downward trend, having lost about 350 points in the past two weeks. In Aus..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-04 16:26
Taggar: aussie, employment, point, retail sales, trading

RBA Cut May Kill-Off AUD/USD


"With Australia’s feeble economic performance raising the specter of interest rate cuts to fresh record lows, what does this mean for the trodden down Aussie dollar? A whole lot more pain, accord..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-04 07:06
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, foreign exchange, rate

AUD/USD ? Aussie Under Pressure as GDP Slips


"AUD/USD remains under pressure on Wednesday, as the pair struggles to stay above the 0.84 line. The Aussie remains in a sharp downward trend, having lost about 350 points in the past two weeks. On the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-03 17:16
Taggar: aussie, employment, point

How low can the EUR go?


"Swiss the ‘only’ lovers of EUR More Rhetoric from Draghi and Company Aussie negotiates a new record low CBR rumored to be trigger happy Who cares, just as long as you are not ‘long&#..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-03 13:36
Taggar: aussie, bank

Across-the-Board Rise in Dollar


"The U.S. currency rose overnight by 1.1% against the kiwi, 0.8% versus the yen, 0.7% relative to the loonie, Aussie dollar and sterling, 0.6% against the Swiss franc and 0.5% versus the euro.  Th..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-02 18:18
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Across-the-Board Rise in Dollar


"The U.S. currency rose overnight by 1.1% against the kiwi, 0.8% versus the yen, 0.7% relative to the loonie, Aussie dollar and sterling, 0.6% against the Swiss franc and 0.5% versus the euro.  Th..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-02 18:18
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie

AUD/USD ? Aussie Under Pressure After RBA Statement


"AUD/USD has posted slight losses on Tuesday, as the pair trades in the mid-0.84 range. The Aussie remains in a sharp slide, having lost about 300 points in the past two weeks. In Australia, the RBA he..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-02 17:04
Taggar: aussie, point, rate

AUD/USD ? Aussie Posts Gains on Strong Australian Data


"AUD/USD has posted gains on Monday, as the pair trades just shy of the 0.85 line. The struggling Aussie had an awful week, losing about 180 points to the US dollar. On the release front, Australian Co..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-01 17:47
Taggar: aussie, dollar, point, profit

AUD/USD ? Steady on Positive Aussie Data


"AUD/USD has posted losses on Thursday, continuing the trend which started the week. The struggling Aussie has lost about 160 points since the start of the week. Early in the North American session, th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-27 17:06
Taggar: aussie, point, trading

AUD/USD ? Lower as Australian Construction Slips


"AUD/USD has posted losses on Wednesday, continuing the trend which started the week. The struggling Aussie has lost about 160 points since the start of the week. Early in the North American session, t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-26 17:34
Taggar: aussie, point, trading

AUD/USD Around 0.8550 after RBA Comments


"The Australian dollar hovered at a four-year low early on Wednesday, having been singled out by sellers in an otherwise aimless currency market ahead of the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday. The Aussie dropp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-26 02:32
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, market

AUD/USD ? Aussie Slide Continues on Excellent US GDP


"AUD/USD has posted losses on Tuesday, continuing the trend which started the week. The struggling Aussie has lost about 140 points since the start of the week. Early in the North American session, the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-25 17:32
Taggar: aussie, point, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Stabilizes After Sharp Losses


"AUD/USD has steadied on Thursday, as the pair trades just above the 0.86 line. The Aussie slumped on Thursday, losing 100 points. It was a busy day in the US, with a host of key releases. CPI and Core..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-20 17:39
Taggar: aussie, cpi, point

ASIC Bans ?Vault Market? and Sole Director from Aussie Retail Market


"ASIC's crackdown on the FX industry is continuing unabated with yet another rogue margin FX operator shut down. With "several more investigations afoot", expect 2015 to yield a bumper crop of fees for..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-20 11:05
Taggar: aussie, forex, margin, market

Aussie Regulator Opens Public Consultation Into Electronic Disclosure Methods


"ASIC wants financial markets and all their participants to embrace the digital age in their own suitable way. Improved electronic disclosure rules are only the first step in the regulators aim to bet..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-14 07:16
Taggar: aussie, financial, forex, market

RBA Expects Subdued Economic Conditions and Wary of Monetary Policy Effects in the APAC Region


"The Reserve Bank of Australia says the nation's economy is set to remain subdued and warns Japan's monetary policy could spur flows that support the Aussie dollar. Read more The post RBA Expects Subdu..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-07 10:18
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar, economy, forex

ASIC Announces Areas of Focus For Upcoming Financial Reports By Listed Companies


"The Aussie regulator encourages greater transparency and responsibility from Listed companies when submitting financial reports at the end of the year. ASIC urges Directors to "challenge the accountin..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-07 05:50
Taggar: aussie, financial, forex, report

Dollar Little Changed Ahead of Draghi Monthly Press Conference


"The dollar is up 0.2% versus sterling and 0.1% relative to the loonie, unchanged against the kiwi and yuan, and down by 0.3% against the euro, 0.2% vis-a-vis the Swissie and Aussie dollar, and 0.1% re..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-06 14:57
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Dollar on a Roll in Spite of Obama


"Rounding to the nearest percent, the dollar so far this year has appreciated about 10% against the euro, 9% against the yen, 8% versus the Swiss franc, 7% relative to the Canadian dollar, 6% vis-a-vis..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-05 22:38
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi

AUD/USD ? Sliding Aussie Slips to 4-year Lows


"AUD/USD has posted sharp losses on Wednesday, as the pair trades below the 0.86 line in the North American session. The Aussie has been unable to find its footing and finds itself at its lowest level..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-05 18:17
Taggar: aussie, currency, point

Waiting for the Fed Announcement


"The dollar and yen have slipped 0.4-0.5% against the euro, Swiss franc and Aussie dollar. Japan’s Nikkei and Hong Kong’s Hang Seng closed 1.5% and 1.3% stronger.  Stocks are up 0.6% in Ger..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-29 13:44
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, oil, point

AUD/USD ? Aussie Slide Continues on Weak Job Data


"The Australian dollar continues to lose ground on Friday, as AUD/USD trades slightly above the 0.87 line in the European session. The Aussie had looked sharp earlier in the week, but has surrendered m..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-10 14:14
Taggar: aussie, dollar, employment

AUD/USD ? Aussie Rally Continues as RBA Holds Course


"The Australian dollar continues gain ground on Tuesday, as AUD/USD trades above the 0.88 line in the North American session. The Aussie has gained about 150 points this week, recovering from sharp los..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-07 17:09
Taggar: aussie, dollar, employment, point, rate

RBA Surprises by Omitting AUD/USD?s Recent Decline


"As widely expected, the central bank held interest rates at a record low of 2.5 percent, where they have been since August last year, and maintained that it was “prudent to have a period of stab..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-07 07:44
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, currency, dollar, rate

AUD/USD at 0.8750 as RBA Sits


"The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) on Tuesday kept interest rates unchanged, as expected, and hinted that rates will stay stable for a while, despite the sharp slide in the Aussie dollar.  The centra..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-07 06:29
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar, rate

AUD/USD ? Aussie Posts Gains on Solid Australian Job Data


"The Australian dollar has posted gains on Monday, as AUD/USD is trading in the low-0.87 range. The Aussie posted sharp losses on Friday, losing over 100 points and dipping into 0.86 territory. On the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-06 15:19
Taggar: aussie, dollar, employment, inflation, point, trading

BoJ Kuroda Sees Weak Yen as a Positive


"* Dollar/yen rebounds on bargain hunting before U.S. jobs data * BOJ Kuroda: weak yen positive for economy as a whole * Further upside for dollar seen if jobs data proves firm * Aussie on track to pos..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-03 16:01
Taggar: aussie, dollar, economy

AUD/USD ? Struggling Aussie at 9-Month Low


"The Australian dollar remains under pressure on Monday, as AUD/USD trades at in the mid-0.87 range. The Aussie is currently trading at 9-month lows. On the release front, today’s highlight is Pe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-29 14:58
Taggar: aussie, dollar, home sales, market, trading

Weak European Data and Unrest in Hong Kong


"The dollar hit new highs for the move against the kiwi of USD 0.7708, Australian dollar of USD 0.8664, Swiss franc of 0.9534, Canadian dollar of 1.1180, yen of 109.76, and euro of USD 1.2664.  On..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-29 13:58
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi

AUD/USD ? Aussie Steady as Chinese Manufacturing Data Almost Unchanged


"The Australian dollar is stable on Tuesday, as AUD/USD trades in the high-0.88 range early in the North American session. The Aussie has had a miserable September, giving up a staggering 450 points to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-23 16:15
Taggar: aussie, dollar, point

AUD/USD ? Aussie Steady as Chinese Manufacturing Data Almost Unchanged


"The Australian dollar is stable on Tuesday, as AUD/USD trades in the high-0.88 range early in the North American session. The Aussie has had a miserable September, giving up a staggering 450 points to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-23 16:15
Taggar: aussie, dollar, point

AUD/USD Back Above 0.8890 After China PMI


"Australia?s dollar climbed from a seven-month low as an industry report showed Chinese manufacturing grew. The yen strengthened as the U.S. conducted airstrikes in Syria. The Aussie advanced against a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-23 06:10
Taggar: aussie, dollar, report

AUD/USD ? Slide Continues as Aussie Dips Below 89


"The Australian dollar continues to head south on Monday, as AUD/USD trades in the high-0.88 range late in the European session. The Aussie has been in free fall in September, giving up about 450 point..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-22 14:55
Taggar: aussie, dollar, employment, home sales, point

AUD/USD ? Sinking Aussie Fights to Stay Above 90 Line


"Last week was one to forget for the slumping Aussie, as the currency coughed up more than 300 points to the surging US dollar. On Monday, AUD/USD is stable, as the pair trades slightly above the psych..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-15 16:57
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, point

AUD/USD Drops to Near 0.8980 on China Concerns


"The Australian dollar slid to a six-month low on Monday as worries about slower Chinese growth hit a nerve, but other major currencies held their ground ahead of this week’s Federal Reserve poli..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-15 07:22
Taggar: aussie, currencies, dollar

AUD/USD Drops to 0.8990 on China Data


"Australia?s dollar fell to 90 U.S. cents for the first time since March and Sweden?s krona slid after elections, as strengthening prospects for Federal Reserve rate increases next year boosted the gre..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-15 06:55
Taggar: aussie, currencies, dollar, rate

AUD/USD ? Slumping Aussie Approaches 90 Level


"The Australian dollar’s miseries continue, as AUD/USD has lost more ground on Friday. In the European session, the pair is trading in the mid-0.90 range, its lower level since March. The Aussie..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-12 14:22
Taggar: aussie, dollar, point, trading

AUD/USD ? Australian Dollar Volatile after Sky-High Employment Change


"The Australian dollar continues to slide on Thursday, as AUD/USD struggles to stay above the 0.91 line in the North American session. The Aussie has had a dismal week, losing over 250 points. There wa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-11 17:02
Taggar: aussie, dollar, employment, market, point

AUD/USD ? Aussie Dive Continues as Westpac Consumer Sentiment Sinks


"The Australian dollar continues to slide, as AUD/USD trades at the 0.92 line late in the European session on Wednesday. The Aussie has endured an awful week, losing over 200 points, and trading at its..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-10 16:02
Taggar: aussie, consumer sentiment, dollar, point, trading

AUD/USD at 0.9210 amid Further Gains in U.S. Treasury Yields


"The Australian dollar nursed a second session of heavy losses early on Wednesday as investors unwound popular carry trades amid a pick-up in market volatility and further gains in U.S. Treasury yields..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-10 02:37
Taggar: aussie, currencies, dollar, market

AUD/USD ? Aussie Bounces Higher on Strong GDP Data


"AUD/USD continues to show some volatility. After losing ground on Tuesday, the pair has recovered these losses on Wednesday, as the pair trades in the mid-0.93 range. The Aussie was supported by a GDP..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-03 17:19
Taggar: aussie, rate

AUD/USD up to 0.9360 on Investment


"Australia?s dollar rose to the highest in three weeks after business investment in the nation unexpectedly climbed. The U.S. currency headed for its third-straight decline against major counterparts..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-28 05:14
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, economy, investment

Dollar?s Recent Gains Trimmed


"The dollar has declined overnight by 0.5% against the Canadian and New Zealand dollars, 0.4% versus the Aussie dollar, 0.2% relative to sterling and the Swiss franc and 0.1% vis-a-vis the yuan, yen an..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-27 13:33
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, report

Will BoE Dissent Change Pounds Direction?


"Currently, the Central Banker remains at the ‘core’ for most of the forex moves. Governor Stevens at the RBA is trying hard to jawbone his own currency, the Aussie dollar, lower. While the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-20 12:52
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, currency, dollar, forex

AUD/USD ? Aussie Posts Gains as US Retail Sales Softens


"AUD/USD has posted gains on Wednesday, as the pair trades in the low-0.93 range early in the North American session. The Aussie gained ground following weak numbers from US Retail Sales and Core Retai..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-13 16:17
Taggar: aussie, consumer sentiment, indicators, market, retail sales

AUD/USD at 0.9440 after Inflation Report


"Australia?s dollar strengthened to the highest in almost two weeks after a government report showed annual inflation accelerated to the fastest pace in four years. The Aussie rose at least 0.3 percent..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-23 09:01
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, inflation, rate, report

AUD/USD Below 0.9390 Before CPI Data


"The Australian dollar managed to hold firm and briefly broke above 94 U.S. cents after the central bank chief chose not to talk down the currency at a speech on Tuesday.  It last stood at $0.9394, hav..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-23 02:26
Taggar: aussie, bank, bull, currency, dollar, inflation

AUD/USD Around 0.9440 Day After Inflation Data


"The Australian dollar rose to its highest level in two weeks against the U.S. dollar and the yen Wednesday after inflation data dented investors’ expectations that Australia’s central bank..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-23 01:49
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, inflation, rate

AUD/USD: Aussie Rises on Weak US CPI


"AUD/USD has posted gains on Tuesday, as the pair has pushed above the 0.94 line in the North American session. The Aussie has moved higher as US CPI posted a weak gain of 0.1% last month. Today’..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-22 15:18
Taggar: aussie, cpi, home sales

Steady Dollar in Spite of Lots of Developments


"The dollar is unchanged against the euro, yen, yuan and Swiss franc.  The greenback has risen 0.2% versis the Aussie dollar and 0.1% relative to the loonie but has also declined 0.4% against ster..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-15 14:31
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, loonie

Are EUR and Sterling Risks Climbing?


"All that the forex Investor requires is some consistent intraday volatility – it provides opportunity. Overnight, Aussie trading is a prime example and certainly beats the 12-18 point EUR ranges..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-10 12:48
Taggar: aussie, forex, market, point, trading

AUD/USD up at 0.9425 Before Jobs Data


"The Australian dollar pushed further above 94 U.S. cents, defying the country’s central bank assessment that it was ‘overvalued by most measures’. It last traded at $0.9411, not far..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-10 02:45
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar

AUD/USD: Aussie Posts Gains on Strong Business Confidence


"AUD/USD has posted modest gains on Tuesday, as the pair trades slightly above the 0.94 line early in the North American session. The Aussie received some help from NAB Business Confidence, which impro..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-08 16:39
Taggar: aussie, employment

Markets Hardly React to Weak German Industrial Output Report


"The dollar was unchanged overnight against the euro, Swiss franc, kiwi, Aussie dollar and yuan.  The greenback gained 0.2% versus sterling and 0.1% against the loonie but edged 0.1% lower relativ..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-07 13:11
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, margin

AUD Forecasted to Be Below Parity This Year


"The Australian dollar ? which appeared to be on course for a return to parity with the U.S. dollar just days ago ? is set to end the year below $0.90, say strategists. Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA)..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-04 16:05
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, rate

AUD/USD: Aussie Settles Down After Steep Slide


"AUD/USD is stable on Friday, after losing close to one cent a day earlier. In the European session, AUD/USD is trading in the mid-0.93 range. The Aussie had a rough day after weak Australian retail sa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-04 11:53
Taggar: aussie, employment, market, retail sales, trading

RBA Continues to Talk Down Australian Dollar


"The Australian dollar ? which appeared to be on course for a return to parity with the U.S. dollar just days ago ? is set to end the year below $0.90, say strategists. Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA)..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-04 06:36
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, rate

Australian Dollar Stung by RBA Comments


"The Australian dollar fell 0.7 percent to $0.9377. The Aussie pulled further away from an eight-month peak of $0.9505 set on Tuesday, coming under pressure after Reserve Bank of Australia Governor Gle..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-03 06:39
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, retail sales

U.S. Dollar Supported by Jobs Data


"The dollar held firm above a recent eight-week low on Thursday, supported by hopes for a healthy rise in nonfarm payrolls, while the Aussie fell after Australia’s central bank chief warned that..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-03 06:37
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, market

RBA?s Stevens? Comments Take Effect


"Glenn Stevens?s renewed jawboning of the Aussie pushed it toward the biggest two-day drop since May as the central bank governor said investors were underestimating chances of a significant fall in th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-03 06:07
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency

AUD/USD drops below 0.9380 after RBA Comments


"Australia?s dollar dropped at least 0.3 percent against all of its 31 major peers after Reserve Bank Governor Glenn Stevens said the currency was ?overvalued? by most measures. The Aussie also decline..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-03 05:58
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, retail sales

Australian Dollar Softens on Plunge in Exports to China


"The U.S. currency climbed 0.4% against the Australian dollar but is otherwise hardly changed overnight. Australian exports dropped 4.6% in May, thanks to a 12% plunge in shipments to China.  Auss..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-02 13:42
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar

Australian Official Cash Rate Held at 2.5% Record Low as Expected


"The statement from Governor Stevens released today asserts that Markets appear to be attaching a very low probability to any rise in global interest rates over the period ahead. Australian growth will..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-01 18:47
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, market, rate

AUD/USD ? Aussie Closing in on 95 on Strong Chinese Data


"The Australian dollar has posted gains on Tuesday, as the pair trades slightly below the 0.95 level early in the North American session. In economic news, the RBA maintained interest rate levels at 2..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-01 16:39
Taggar: aussie, dollar, rate

June PMIs and Quarterly Japanese Tankan Survey Results Reported


"The start of the third calendar quarter finds the dollar unchanged overnight against the euro, Swissie, loonie and kiwi, up 0.2% relative to the yen but down 0.2% versus the Aussie dollar and 0.1% vis..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-01 14:03
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Steady Dollar in Spite of Many Data Releases


"The dollar is down 0.3% against the yen, 0.2% versus the Swiss franc and 0.1% relative to the euro and yuan.  The dollar is unchanged vis-a-vis the loonie and 0.2% firmer against the kiwi and up 0.1%..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-27 16:54
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, cpi, dollar, inflation, kiwi, loonie, point

AUD/USD ? Aussie Gains on Chinese Manufacturing PMI


"The Australian dollar has started the week in style, climbing to two-months highs on Monday. In the European session, the pair is trading in the mid-0.94 line. The Aussie received a boost from a stron..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-23 15:35
Taggar: aussie, dollar, home sales, trading

RBA May Have to Toughen Talk


"The Australian dollar?s world-beating rally in the past three months and bets it will extend those gains are fueling speculation policy makers will try to talk down the currency. The Aussie strengthen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-17 09:10
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar

AUD/USD Drops to 0.9360 after RBA Minutes


"The Aussie dollar dropped after the Reserve Bank reiterated it expects to keep its benchmark at a record low and a report that investment into China unexpectedly declined. The yen fell against the U.S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-17 05:42
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, currencies, dollar, investment, rate, report

AUD/USD ? Aussie Steady Ahead of RBA Minutes


"The Australian dollar has started the week quietly, as the pair trades at the 0.94 line early in the North American session. The Aussie looked sharp last week, gaining about 100 points against its US..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-16 16:44
Taggar: aussie, dollar, point

AUD/USD ? Aussie Crosses 0.94 Despite Weak Australian Employment Change


"AUD/USD has posted gains on Thursday, as the pair trades above the 0.94 line in the North American session. The Aussie has gained about 150 points in the past week and is trading at two-month highs ag..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-12 16:47
Taggar: aussie, dollar, employment, point, rate, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Rally Continues As Consumer Sentiment Improves


"AUD/USD has posted modest gains on Wednesday, as the pair flirts with the 0.94 line early in the North American session. The Aussie is on a roll, having gained about 150 points in the past week. On th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-11 15:50
Taggar: aussie, consumer sentiment, point

Steady Dollar, Lower Share Prices


"The dollar firmed 0.2% overnight against the Canadian and New Zealand dollars and 0.1% relative to the yen, euro and sterling.  The U.S. currency is unchanged against the Swiss franc and Chinese..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-04 13:41
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, share

AUD/USD ? Aussie Loses Ground As Building Permits Slides


"AUD/USD has kicked off the new trading week with losses, as the pair trades in the mid-0.92 range in Monday’s European session. The Aussie lost ground following another bad outing from Australia..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-02 14:50
Taggar: aussie, profit, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Gains On Dismal US GDP


"AUD/USD finds itself trading at two-week highs following strong gains on Thursday. The pair is trading just above the 0.93 line in Friday’s European session. On Thursday, the Aussie took advanta..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-30 13:01
Taggar: aussie, employment, home sales, trading

AUD/USD at 0.9240 as RBA Rate Rise Bets Shrink


"A Credit Suisse Group AG index shows traders see little change to Australia?s cash rate over the next 12 months, after expecting it to be as much as 22 basis points higher in April. The Aussie dropped..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-23 05:42
Taggar: aussie, point, rate

AUD/USD ? Steady As Inflation Data Jumps


"AUD/USD showed some upward movement on Thursday but was unable to consolidate these gains. Late in the European session, the pair is trading in the mid-0.92 range, unchanged from the close on Wednesda..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-22 14:41
Taggar: aussie, inflation, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Slide Continues On Weak Consumer Sentiment


"AUD/USD continues to lose ground on Wednesday, as the pair trades in the low-0.92 range early in the North American session. The Aussie, which has dropped to three-week lows, remains under pressure as..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-21 16:32
Taggar: aussie, consumer sentiment, price index

AUD/USD ? Sharp Losses After RBA Minutes


"AUD/USD took a sharp turn southwards on Tuesday, as the pair has dropped to the mid-0.92 range. The Aussie lost ground following the release of the RBA minutes, as the central bank said that it had no..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-20 16:06
Taggar: aussie, bank, rate

Weaker Australian and New Zealand Dollars


"The U.S. currency is 0.7% stronger against the Aussie dollar and up 0.5% relative to the kiwi.  The U.S. dollar otherwise is unchanged against the Swiss franc and Chinese yuan, 0.1% firmer verus..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-20 13:59
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

Yields Puts The Squeeze On Forex


"It’s Tuesday and it’s already difficult to get excited about a market that continues to languish within tight trading ranges. In largely quiet trading in Europe, the Aussie dollar has been..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-20 12:45
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, market, rate, trading

AUD/USD drops below 0.93 after RBA Minutes


"Australia?s dollar fell against all 16 major counterparts as the central bank signaled it was likely to maintain record-low interest rates. The Aussie touched a two-week low after the Reserve Bank pre..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-20 06:55
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, market, rate

Myriad First-Quarter GDP Results


"The euro touched an 11-week low of $1.3650 overnight and is trading 0.4% lower on balance.  The U.S. currency has also climbed 0.6% against the Swiss franc and 0.1% relative to the yen, Aussie do..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-15 14:11
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie, share, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Jumps on Australian Employment Numbers


"AUD/USD has posted strong gains on Thursday, as the pair knocks on the door of the 0.94 line in the North American session. The Aussie climbed courtesy of the Australian Employment Change, which easil..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-08 15:58
Taggar: aussie, employment

AUD/USD near 0.9340 but May Have Peaked


"As the Australian dollar pulled back further from its 2014 high this week amid more sub-par Chinese economic data, analysts say the commodities-linked currency may have topped out. China’s facto..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-07 04:58
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar

AUD/USD ? Aussie Climbs As RBA Maintains Rate


"AUD/USD has posted strong gains on Tuesday, as the pair has climbed to the mid-0.93 range. The Aussie got a lift as the RBA held the benchmark interest rate at 2.50%. On the release front, Australian..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-06 15:03
Taggar: aussie, rate, trade balance

Dollar Broadly Lower


"The dollar touched overnight lows of 1.3946 per euro, 0.9354 per Aussie dollar, 1.6980 per pound, CHF 0.8728, and JPY 101.7.  Net losses are 0.8% against the kiwi, 0.7% relative to the Australian..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-06 14:05
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, pound

AUD/NZD below 1.0680 after Trade Data


"Australia?s dollar touched a one-month low against its New Zealand counterpart ahead of the Reserve Bank?s policy decision today and after data showed the bigger nation posted a narrower-than-estimate..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-06 05:27
Taggar: aussie, bank, currencies, dollar

AUD/USD ? Aussie Eyes 93 In Thin Holiday Trading


"AUD/USD has posted gains on Friday, as the pair trades close to the 0.93 line in the European session. Trade has been light on the Australian markets, which were off for a holiday on Thursday. In the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-25 13:35
Taggar: aussie, consumer sentiment, day trading, employment, market, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Under Pressure As Markets Eye US Unemployment Claims


"AUD/USD continues to post losses on Thursday, as the pair trades in the mid-0.92 range late in the European session. The Aussie has taken a tumble, losing over 100 points since Tuesday. In Thursday re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-24 15:33
Taggar: aussie, durable goods, employment, goods orders, market, point

AUD/USD ? Aussie Under Pressure As US Unemployment Claims Jump


"AUD/USD continues to post losses on Thursday, as the pair trades in the mid-0.92 range late in the European session. The Aussie has taken a tumble, losing over 100 points since Tuesday. In Thursday re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-24 15:33
Taggar: aussie, durable goods, employment, goods orders, market, point

AUD/USD ? Aussie Tumbles On Disappointing CPI


"AUD/USD has registered sharp drops on Wednesday, as the pair trades in the mid-0.92 range early in the North American session. The Aussie has lost about 100 points following a weak Australian CPI rele..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-23 15:47
Taggar: aussie, cpi, home sales, market, point

AUD/USD Slumps to 0.9285 after CPI


"Australia’s dollar fell against all of its 16 major peers after data today showed the nation’s consumer prices increased less than economists forecast. China’s yuan touched the weake..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-23 07:02
Taggar: aussie, cpi, dollar, market, report

Stronger Kiwi and Aussie Dollar


"The U.S. dollar?s main overnight moves were declines of 0.5% against the New Zealand dollar and 0.4% versus the Aussie dollar, the latter in spite of another protesting comment from Australia?s Treasu..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-22 18:33
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, currency, dollar

AUD/USD ? Aussie Shrugs Off Weak Australian Data


"AUD/USD continues to trade at high levels, as the pair trades in the mid-0.93 range on Thursday. In economic news, Australian data was a disappointment, as NAB Quarterly Business Confidence and New Mo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-17 16:41
Taggar: aussie, employment, market, point

Emerging Market Currencies Is Where the Action Lies


"The unremarkable changes in dollar values against other advanced economy currencies has been a frequent theme lately of the weekly currency market essay.  Regrettably, that stability has continue..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-16 22:01
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currencies, currency, dollar, economy, loonie, market

AUD/USD ? Higher As Australian Job Data Shines


"AUD/USD has posted further gains, as the pair has pushed above the 0.94 line in Thursday trading. The Aussie has looked sharp, posting gains of over 150 pips against its US counterpart this week. The..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-10 17:21
Taggar: aussie, day trading, employment, market, rate, trade balance, trading

AUD/USD ? More Gains Possible Despite China Letdown


"Aussie Dollar reached fresh new highs today, breaking 0.94 resistance and hitting as high as 0.944, the highest level reached since 19th Nov 2013. The reason for this strong bullishness is simple R..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-10 09:08
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bull, dollar, employment, inflation, market, rate

AUD/USD ? Aussie At Five Month Highs After Strong Data


"AUD/USD continues to push upwards, as the pair trades in the mid-0.93 level. The Aussie has gained over 100 pips since Monday, as the currency trades at five-month highs against the US dollar. In econ..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-09 16:25
Taggar: aussie, consumer sentiment, currency, currency trade, dollar, market

AUD/USD ? Strong Gains By Aussie Despite Weak Business Confidence Numbers


"The US dollar is broadly lower in Tuesday trading, and the Australian dollar has jumped on the bandwagon, barreling above the 0.93 line. In economic news, Australian NAB Business Confidence dropped to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-08 16:18
Taggar: aussie, day trading, dollar, market, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Starts Off Week Under Pressure


"AUD/USD is coming off an excellent week as the Aussie posted gains of about 150 points. However, the pair has posted slight losses, as the pair trades in the mid-0.92 line early in Monday’s Nort..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-07 16:46
Taggar: aussie, market, point

AUD/USD ? Aussie Gains As NFP Misses Estimate


"AUD/USD is showing its best gains of the week, as the pair trades close to the 0.93 line in Friday’s European session. On the release front, Nonfarm Payrolls improved in March but fell short of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-04 16:02
Taggar: aussie, employment, market, rate

PMIs and an ECB Press Conference


"Prior to the ECB announcement, the dollar was narrowly up by 0.3% against the kiwi, 0.2% versus sterling and 0.1% relative to the euro, yen, Aussie dollar and Chinese yuan.  The Swiss franc is st..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-03 14:24
Taggar: announcement, aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, ecb announcement, kiwi, loonie

AUD Resilience Confuses Investors


"The resilience in the Australian dollar in recent times may have confused some investors, given worries over the health of China – Australia’s largest trading partner – but investmen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-02 16:19
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, investment, market, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Shrugs Off Dismal Building Approvals


"AUD/USD is showing little movement on Wednesday, continuing the trend we’ve seen throughout the week. Early in the North American session, the pair is trading in the mid-0.92 range. In economic..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-02 15:28
Taggar: aussie, market, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Unable to Hold Onto Gains After RBA Rate Decision


"AUD/USD has edged lower in Tuesday trading, as the pair trades in the mid-92 range late in the European session. In economic news, the RBA held interest rates at 2.50%. In the US, today’s highli..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-01 16:19
Taggar: aussie, day trading, market, rate, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Rally Continues As US Posts More Mixed Numbers


"AUD/USD continues to point upwards, as the Aussie has risen to the mid-92 range on Thursday. The Aussie continues to receive support from positive comments by RBA Governor Glenn Stevens on Wednesday..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-27 17:00
Taggar: aussie, currency, employment, home sales, market, point

Kiwi Climbs 0.8% against USD to 29-Month High of $0.8682


"The U.S. dollar also slipped overnight by 0.2% against sterling and 0.1% versus the loonie but has advanced by 0.3% against the euro and Swiss franc, 0.2% relative to the yen and 0.1% versus the yuan..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-27 14:06
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, loonie, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Improves After RBA Comments


"AUD/USD trades above the 0.92 line in Tuesday’s European session. The Aussie received a boost after positive comments by RBA Governor Glenn Stevens. In the US, Wednesday’s key release is C..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-26 14:28
Taggar: aussie, durable goods, goods orders, market

AUD/USD ? Improving Aussie Pushes Above 91


"The Australian dollar continues to point upwards, and is trading in the low-0.91 range on Monday. It’s a quiet day on the release front, as we start the new trading week. Over in the US, there i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-24 15:17
Taggar: aussie, dollar, market, point, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Pushes Above 90 As Australian Job Data Shines


"AUD/USD has crossed above the key 0.90 level. The Aussie received a boost from an excellent Employment Change release. Over in the US, retail sales numbers met expectations, while Unemployment Claims..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-13 15:56
Taggar: aussie, employment, market, retail sales

AUD/USD to 0.9060 after Jobs Data


"Australia’s dollar jumped after the economy added about three times more jobs than analysts projected while New Zealand’s currency climbed after interest rates were raised from a record lo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-13 04:10
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, economy, market, rate

AUD/USD ? Under Pressure After Weak Aussie Numbers


"AUD/USD has edged lower on Wednesday, as the pair trades in the mid-0.89 range in the European session. In economic news, Australian Westpac Consumer Sentiment and Home Loans posted weak readings. Ove..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-12 15:24
Taggar: aussie, consumer sentiment, market, oil, point

AUD/USD Down to 0.8960 after Consumer Sentiment Worsens


"Australia’s dollar fell for a fourth day after reports showed consumer sentiment deteriorated and home loans stagnated. Demand for the Aussie and New Zealand’s kiwi dollar was limited on c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-12 08:13
Taggar: aussie, consumer sentiment, currency, dollar, economy, kiwi, market, rate, report

Week In FX Asia ? RBA?s Jawboning Not Helping Yet


"Governor Stevens at the Reserve Bank of Australia is having a tough go of it recently. Again, and for second time this week, Governor Stevens caused the biggest ripple in the currency markets in an ot..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-07 20:07
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, market, rate, trading

AUD/USD ? Firm Ahead of Unemployment Claims


"The Australian dollar is steady in Friday trading, as AUD/USD trades in the low-0.91 range. The Aussie rallied on Thursday following strong Australian numbers. Taking a look at Friday news, there are..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-07 14:31
Taggar: aussie, day trading, dollar, employment, market, rate, trade balance, trading

RBA Left With Little Choice but Words


"Stepping up verbal intervention may be the Reserve Bank of Australia’s only option to curb the Aussie as strengthening economic data and a neutral policy stance drive a rebound in the currency t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-07 02:50
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, market, rate

TEST TEST


"The Australian dollar is up close to a cent in Thursday trade, as the pair has climbed to the mid-0.90 range. The Aussie received a boost from some solid domestic data, as Retail Sales and Trade Balan..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-06 19:23
Taggar: aussie, dollar, market, retail sales, trade balance

AUD/USD ? Gains As Retail Sales Sparkles


"The Australian dollar is up close to a cent in Thursday trade, as the pair has climbed to the mid-0.90 range. The Aussie received a boost from some solid domestic data, as Retail Sales and Trade Balan..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-06 19:23
Taggar: aussie, dollar, market, retail sales, trade balance

RBA: Period of Interest-Rate Stability is Likely


"Australia?s central bank reiterated that it?s likely to maintain a period of record-low interest rates and renewed a reference to the currency?s strength. Governor Glenn Stevens and his board kept the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-04 07:22
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, market, rate

RBA Stills Believe Currency is Too High


"The Australian dollar weakened after the Reserve Bank said the exchange rate remains high following a policy decision to keep borrowing costs at a record low today. The Aussie slid versus most of its..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-04 07:06
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, market, rate

AUD/USD ? Steady After Strong Aussie Employment Numbers


"The Australian dollar is steady in Monday trading,  as AUD/USD trades in the low-0.89 range. In economic news, Australian ANZ Job Advertisements posted an excellent gain in January. Over in the US, IS..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-03 19:09
Taggar: aussie, day trading, dollar, employment, market, trading

AUD/USD at 0.89 Before China Output Data


"The Australian dollar dropped to the lowest in almost a month as geopolitical tensions over Ukraine curbed demand for higher-yielding assets and before a private report that may show Chinese manufactu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-03 03:35
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, market, report

AUD/USD ? Aussie Drifting Ahead of Key US Data


"The Australian dollar is trading quietly on Friday, as AUD/USD is trading in the mid-0.89 range. In economic news, Australian Private Sector Credit showed little change, posting a gain of 0.4%. Over i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-28 13:39
Taggar: aussie, chicago pmi, dollar, home sales, market, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Slide Continues After Weak Australian Numbers


"The Australian dollar continues to lose ground on Thursday, as AUD/USD finds itself in the low-0.89 range. In economic news, Australian Private Capital Expenditure took a tumble in January, slipping t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-27 17:49
Taggar: aussie, dollar, durable goods, employment, goods orders, market

Fresh Declines in Ukraine and Russian Currencies


"Overnight dollar movements have been limited to gains of 0.2% against the yen and Aussie dollar and of 0.1% relative to the Swiss franc, offset by 0.1% dips against the kiwi, loonie and sterling. ..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-26 14:50
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Asian Stocks, Aussie Dollar Trading Lower


"Asian stocks fell, pushing the regional index down for the second day this week, as Japanese shares retreated and Australia?s dollar slipped amid concern over the impact of a weaker Chinese yuan. Gold..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-26 03:26
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, dollar trading, gold, market, oil, share, shares, trading

AUD/USD ? Little Movement As Aussie Flirts With 90 Level


"The Australian dollar is quiet in Monday trading, as AUD/USD trades just below the 0.90 line. In economic news, it’s a very quiet day, with just one US release, Flash Services PMI. There are no..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-24 16:24
Taggar: aussie, day trading, dollar, home sales, market, trading

AUD/USD ? Steady As Aussie Leading Index Jumps


"The Australian dollar continues to drift this week, as AUD/USD trades in the low-0.90 range on Wednesday. In economic news, the Australian CB Leading Index surprised the markets, posting its sharpest..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-19 15:51
Taggar: aussie, dollar, market, price index

Divergent Data Reports in Japan and China


"The lack of U.S. leadership on this President’s Holiday held down currency movement.  The dollar is unchanged against the euro after touching a 3-week low of 1.3725 overnight.  The gre..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-17 13:17
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, kiwi

European GDP Growth Last Quarter Beats Expectations and Lifts Euro


"The dollar had depreciated by 0.9% against the Swiss franc, 0.8% relative to the euro, and 0.7% versus sterling.  The greenback also lost 0.6% against the yen, 0.7% versus the kiwi, and 0.4% rela..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-14 15:51
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

AUD/USD ? Aussie Tumbles After Weak Employment Data


"The improving Australian dollar hit a wall on Thursday, as the currency dropped sharply following a dismal Employment Change release. AUD/USD dropped close to 100 points on the news, but has partially..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-13 16:55
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, employment, market, point, retail sales, trading

AUD Sinks As Unemployment Hits 10-Year High


"Australia?s unemployment rate climbed to the highest in more than 10 years in January, spurring traders to pare bets on an interest-rate increase and sending the Aussie to its biggest drop in almost t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-13 04:25
Taggar: aussie, employment, market, rate

AUD/USD ? Aussie Shrugs Off Weak Consumer Confidence


"The improving Australian dollar is steady on Wednesday, as AUD/USD trades above the 0.90 line in European trading. The Aussie continues to impress lately, having climbed almost 300 points in just over..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-12 16:02
Taggar: aussie, consumer confidence, consumer sentiment, dollar, market, point, trading

AUD/USD Above 0.9050 after China Data


"The Australian dollar hit a one-month high as upbeat Chinese trade data eased concern about China’s economy, while the U.S. dollar held above a two-week low after Federal Reserve chief Janet Yel..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-12 10:17
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, economy, market

AUD/USD ? Improving Aussie Climbs Over 90


"The Australian dollar continues to gain ground, as AUD/USD has pushed above the key 0.90 level on Tuesday. The Aussie has jumped almost 300 points in just over a week. In economic news, Australian Bus..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-11 16:22
Taggar: aussie, dollar, market, point

AUD/USD at 0.9025 after Business Confidence Rose


"The Australian dollar received a leg up on Tuesday after an upbeat local business survey helped the currency break a key chart barrier, and investors were awaiting testimony by the new chief of the U..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-11 10:22
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, market

AUD/USD at One Month High above 0.90


"The Australian dollar touched a one-month high of $0.9016, getting a boost after a survey showed that Australian business conditions rose to its highest in nearly three years in January. The Aussie do..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-11 07:01
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, market

AUD/USD ? Quiet Start to Week


"The Australian dollar s steady at the start of the new trading week. AUD/USD is trading quietly in the low-0.89 range. The Aussie looked very sharp last week, jumping over 200 points against the US do..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-10 15:28
Taggar: aussie, dollar, employment, market, point, rate, trading

Ahead of an Important U.S. Jobs Report


"Overnight movements in the dollar have been limited to dips of 0.1% against the loonie and sterling and upticks of 0.3% versus the Aussie dollar and 0.1% vis-a-vis the yen and euro.  The dollar i..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-07 15:23
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

AUD/USD at 0.8945 and Aiming for Solid Finish


"The Australian dollar held near recent highs on Friday after the central bank raised its forecasts for economic growth and inflation, putting the currency on track for the largest weekly gain since Se..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-07 06:32
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, inflation, market, trading

AUD/USD ? Rally Continues After Solid Australian Releases


"The Australian dollar continues to move higher on Thursday. In the European session, AUD/USD is trading in the mid-0.89 range. The Aussie has looked superb this week, jumping over 200 points against t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-06 17:09
Taggar: aussie, dollar, employment, market, point, trade balance, trading

Mixed Picture


"The Nikkei rebounded 1.2% from a 4-month low on some better-than-expected Japanese earnings from Panasonic, Toyota and Sony.  But in a sign of continuing risk aversion, the dollar fell 0.5% again..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-05 15:28
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar

Weaker Canadian, Australian and U.S. Dollars


"The U.S. dollar rose overnight by 1.0% against the Aussie currency and 0.6% versus the loonie but is down 0.9% relative to the Swiss franc, 0.3% against the yen and euro and 0.1 vis-a-vis sterling...."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-23 14:57
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Chinese Data Released on a U.S. Holiday


"The U.S. Martin Luther King JR. holiday has sucked leadership out of today’s market action. The dollar shows only small changes from Friday’s closing, losing 0.3% against the euro and Auss..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-20 18:50
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market, share

Weaker Aussie Dollar and a Bunch of Items of Interest


"The Aussie dollar fell 1.2% against its U.S. counterpart.  The U.S. dollar otherwise slipped 0.3% against the loonie and Swiss franc, 0.2% relative to the yen and 0.1% against the euro.  The..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-16 16:24
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, point, rate

Equities Find Better Footing and Dollar Firmer, Too


"The dollar rose overnight by 0.6% against the Swiss franc, 0.5% relative to the euro, 0.4% against the Aussie dollar, 0.2% vis-a-vis the loonie and kiwi, and 0.1% against the yuan, yen and sterling. J..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-15 15:09
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Euro a bit Lower Despite Positive German Data


"The dollar climbed overnight by 0.3% against the loonie, 0.2% versus the euro, Swiss franc and yen and 0.1% relative to the kiwi.  Sterling is 0.1% stronger, and the yuan and Aussie dollar are un..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-08 14:21
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market

Service Sector European PMIs Decent Enough


"Overnight dollar changes limited to gains of 0.3% against the loonie and 0.2% versus the Aussie dollar and sterling.  The dollar also has dipped 0.1% against the yen and euro and is unchanged ver..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-06 15:31
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market

First Friday of the Month


"Investors await U.S. and Canadian jobs figures.  Analysts project a 185K increase in U.S. employment.  A gain of 200K or more would goose speculation about earlier Fed tapering. Ahead of thi..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-12-06 14:37
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, employment

Dollar in a Holding Pattern


"The dollar is unchanged from Wednesday closing levels against the euro, Swissie, kiwi and yuan.  The U.S. currency has edged up 0.2% against sterling but is 0.2% lower versus the yen and 0.1% sof..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-12-05 14:20
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Significant Day for Data Releases


"The dollar climbed against commodity-sensitive currencies, gaining 1.2% against the Aussie dollar, 0.5% versus the kiwi and 0.1% relative to the loonie. Opec oil ministers meeting in Vienna hope to le..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-12-04 15:26
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currencies, dollar, kiwi, loonie, oil

Rundown


"From Monday’s close to 14:30 GMT on Wednesday, the dollar advanced against commodity-sensitive currencies like the Aussie dollar (0.9%), kiwi (0.8%) and loonie (0.3%) but fell 0.9% versus sterli..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-27 17:09
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currencies, dollar, kiwi, loonie

AUD/USD ? Aussie Edges Higher, Tests 0.94


"AUD/USD has edged higher as we begin the new week. In Monday’s European session, the pair is trading at the 0.94 level. On Friday, the US wrapped up a disappointing week with Empire State Manufa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-18 15:38
Taggar: aussie, market, point, trading

AUD/USD ? Lower on Weak Aussie Data


"AUD/USD is lower in Thursday trading, as the Aussie struggles to stay above the 0.93 in Thursday trading. In economic news, Australia releases failed to impress, as Wage Price Index and New Motor Vehi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-14 16:04
Taggar: aussie, day trading, inflation, market, price index, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Falters as Business Confidence Slips


"The Australian dollar continues to lose ground against its US counterpart. The pair is trading in the low-0.93 range in Tuesday trading, its lowest level since early October. The Aussie dropped after..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-12 15:30
Taggar: aussie, day trading, dollar, market, trading

AUD/USD ? NFP Uncertainty Trumps Bearish RBA Statement


"Aussie Dollar traded lower this morning following the release of RBA Monetary Policy Statement. In it RBA lowered 2014 growth forecast, citing reduced mining investments for reason of decline growth..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-08 08:08
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bear, dollar, dollar trade, investment, market, rate

AUD/USD at 0.9465 after RBA Cuts Growth Forecast


"Australia?s dollar remained lower following its steepest drop this month after the Reserve Bank cut its gross domestic product forecast for 2014, underscoring the possibility of a further reduction in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-08 05:09
Taggar: aussie, bank, currencies, dollar, market, rate

AUD/USD ? Slips After Weak Aussie Employment Numbers


"AUD/USD has posted losses on Thursday, dropped below the 0.95 line. The pair lost ground following a weak reading from Australian Employment Change. In the US, there are two key releases later in the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-07 15:54
Taggar: aussie, employment, market

ECB Cuts Interest Rates, Surprising Analysts Who Didn?t Expect Such Before December.


"The dollar has marked time overnight and on balance is unchanged against the euro, yen and kiwi, up 0.1% versus sterling and the Swiss franc, up 0.3% relative to the Aussie dollar, and down 0.1% vis-a..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-07 14:55
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

AUD/USD drops to 0.9470 after Jobs Decline


"Australia?s dollar tumbled from near a one-week high after a report today showed the nation?s full-time employment dropped by the most in more than a year. The Aussie weakened versus all of its 16 maj..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-07 04:29
Taggar: aussie, dollar, employment, market, report

Aussie Banks Post Record Profits


"Australia’s top four banks have posted another year of record earnings, but that strong run could be at risk with interest rates close to a bottom, analysts say. Westpac, Australia’s secon..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-05 04:01
Taggar: aussie, bank, market, profit, rate

AUD/USD ? Aussie Rise Continues As Retail Sales Jump


"AUD/USD continues to post gains early in the new trading week. The pair is trading slightly above the 0.95 line in Monday’s European session. The Australian dollar received a boost from Retail S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-04 14:47
Taggar: aussie, dollar, market, retail sales, trading

AUD/USD ? Higher On Stronger Retail Sales, Weekend Chinese Data


"Aussie Dollar traded higher on Monday open following a stronger than expected Chinese Non-Manufacturing PMI which was released over the weekend. Service sector in China reflected stronger growth rates..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-04 04:38
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, dollar trade, market, rate, retail sales

AUD/USD at 0.9450 before China PMI Data


"The Australian dollar was poised for its biggest weekly drop in two months before a Chinese report forecast to show manufacturing strengthened last month. The Aussie held a loss from yesterday before..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-01 02:23
Taggar: aussie, bank, bull, dollar, market, report

AUD/USD ? Aussie Slightly Higher After Solid Building Approvals


"AUD/USD has posted gains in Thursday trading, as the pair trades just above the 0.95 line in the European session. The Aussie got a boost as Australian Buildings Approvals jumped 14.4%, a sixteen-mont..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-31 15:58
Taggar: aussie, day trading, employment, market, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Stabilizes As ADP Non-Farm Payrolls Falter


"AUD/USD has edged higher in Wednesday trading, reversing the downward trend we’ve seen since the start of the week. Early in Wednesday’s North American session, the pair is trading just sh..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-30 17:12
Taggar: aussie, day trading, market, point, trading

FOMC Not Expected to Change Policy at Today?s Meeting


"The dollar is narrowly mixed with dips of 0.3% against the Aussie dollar, 0.2% versus the kiwi, and 0.1% relative to the euro, Swiss franc and sterling but upticks of 0.3% against the loonie and 0.1%..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-30 14:01
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

NZD/USD back up to 0.8260 after Moody?s Credit Comment


"New Zealand?s dollar fell to a four-week low after Moody?s Investors Service said it considered stripping the nation of the top credit rating. The Australian dollar touched its weakest since Oct. 14 a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-30 08:50
Taggar: aussie, dollar, market

AUD/USD down to 0.9480 as Yield Gap to Treasuries Narrows


"The Australian dollar fell to the lowest in more than two weeks as the extra yield the nation?s bonds offer over U.S. counterparts shrank to the narrowest this month, damping demand for its assets. Th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-30 06:25
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, market

AUD/USD ? Aussie Slide Continues After RBA Warning


"AUD/USD has lost ground in Tuesday trading. The pair has dropped below the 0.95 line in Tuesday’s North American session. The Aussie lost ground after RBA Governor Glenn Stevens warned that the..."

AUD/USD down to 0.9520 as Stevens Sees It ?Materially Lower?


"Australia?s dollar fell to the lowest in nearly two weeks after Reserve Bank Governor Glenn Stevens said it may be ?materially lower? in the future. The Aussie dropped versus all 16 of its major count..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-29 05:29
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, market

AUD/USD ? Aussie Remains Under Pressure, Dips Below 0.96


"AUD/USD is under pressure as we begin the new trading week. The pair continues to trade slightly short of the 0.96 line in European trading on Monday. In economic news, US releases were a big disappoi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-28 15:38
Taggar: aussie, consumer sentiment, durable goods, goods orders, market, point, trading

AUD/USD touches 0.96 Before Fed Meets


"Australia?s dollar halted a decline that started last week before the Federal Reserve begins a two-day meeting tomorrow amid forecasts U.S. policy makers will maintain bond purchases that tend to deva..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-28 02:33
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, market

RBA Governor Stevens Expects AUD/USD to be Significantly Lower


"Australia?s central bank Governor Glenn Stevens said the local currency’s level isn?t supported by costs and productivity in the economy and the nation?s terms of trade are more likely to fall t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-28 01:58
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, economy, foreign exchange, market

AUD/USD ? Aussie Loses More Ground, Dips Below 0.96


"The Australian dollar’s downward move is continuing on Friday. In the European session, AUD/USD is trading just below the 0.96 line. In economic news, US Unemployment Claims came in higher than..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-25 14:29
Taggar: aussie, dollar, durable goods, employment, goods orders, market, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Loses More Ground, Dips Below 0.96


"The Australian dollar’s downward move is continuing on Friday. In the European session, AUD/USD is trading just below the 0.96 line. In economic news, US Unemployment Claims came in higher than..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-25 14:29
Taggar: aussie, dollar, durable goods, employment, goods orders, market, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Slide Continues Despite Weak US Unemployment Claims


"AUD/USD continues to lose ground in Thursday trading. Early in the North American session, the pair has slipped below the 0.96 line. European session. In the US , Unemployment Claims was a disappointm..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-24 15:59
Taggar: aussie, day trading, employment, home sales, market, point, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Slides Despite Strong CPI


"AUD/USD has posted sharp losses on Wednesday, shedding close to 100 points. The pair is trading close to the 0.96 level in Wednesday’s European session.  The Australian dollar lost ground despit..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-23 15:24
Taggar: aussie, cpi, dollar, market, point, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Moves Highers as Non-Farm Payrolls Disappoints


"AUD/USD has moved higher in Tuesday trading, as the pair has crossed above the 0.97 line early in the North American session. The Australian dollar gained ground following a weak US Non-Farm Payrolls..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-22 15:43
Taggar: aussie, day trading, dollar, employment, market, point, rate, trading

Modest Rise in Dollar


"The dollar has firmed by 0.3% against the kiwi and yen, 0.2% relative to the Swiss franc, and 0.1% versus the euro.  The greenback is unchanged against the Aussie dollar and sterling and has dipp..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-21 13:21
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, share

Pimco: Short-Term Australian Rates ?Lower for Even Longer?


"The Australian dollar?s strength as a consequence of global monetary policies may mean short-term Australian interest rates remain lower for longer, according to Pacific Investment Management Co. The..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-17 04:30
Taggar: aussie, dollar, investment, market, rate

AUD/USD ? Australian Dollar Higher After RBA Minutes


"AUD/USD has posted modest gains on Tuesday, as the pair trades in the low-95 range in the European session. The Aussie received support from the minutes of the previous RBA policy meeting, which indic..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-15 14:32
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, market, point, rate

AUD/USD near 0.9540 after RBA Minutes


"Australia?s dollar touched the highest since June versus the greenback as traders pared wagers for further interest-rate cuts by the Reserve Bank this year. The Aussie advanced for a fifth day and bon..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-15 05:48
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, economy, market, rate

AUD/USD at Three Week High at 0.9510 before RBA Minutes


"Australia?s dollar traded near a three-week high versus the U.S. currency before the Reserve Bank releases minutes of an Oct. 1 meeting where policy makers refrained from cutting borrowing costs. The..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-15 02:07
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, dollar trade, kiwi, market

AUD/USD ? Aussie Higher as Chinese CPI Jumps


"AUD/USD has edged higher in Monday trading, as the pair trades in the high-94 range. In economic news, Australian Home Loans Change declined for the first time in seven months. However, there was good..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-14 15:48
Taggar: aussie, cpi, day trading, market, trading

AUD/USD ? Weaker Chinese Econs Vs Greenback Weakness Keep Aussie Confused


"Interesting day for AUD/USD once again. Prices gaped lower on open following the release of lower than expected Chinese Exports figures. Y/Y Exports for the month shrank by 0.3% vs an expected 5.5% gr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-14 09:32
Taggar: aussie, market

AUD/USD ? Short Term Bullish Pressure Intact Despite Weaker Than Expected Employment Numbers


"Busy morning for Aussie Dollar. Prices was remarkably supported during Asian hours following the worst than expected Employment Change which grew 9.1K versus the expected 15K, with AUD/USD dipping to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-10 09:52
Taggar: announcement, aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, employment, market, rate

AUD/USD ? Short Term Bullish Pressure Intact Despite Weaker Than Expected Employment Numbers


"Busy morning for Aussie Dollar. Prices was remarkably supported during Asian hours following the worst than expected Employment Change which grew 9.1K versus the expected 15K, with AUD/USD dipping to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-10 09:52
Taggar: announcement, aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, employment, market, rate

AUD/USD ? Short Term Bullish Pressure Intact Despite Weaker Than Expected Employment Numbers


"Busy morning for Aussie Dollar. Prices was remarkably supported during Asian hours following the worst than expected Employment Change which grew 9.1K versus the expected 15K, with AUD/USD dipping to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-10 09:52
Taggar: announcement, aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, employment, market, rate

AUD/USD ? Short Term Bullish Pressure Intact Despite Weaker Than Expected Employment Numbers


"Busy morning for Aussie Dollar. Prices was remarkably supported during Asian hours following the worst than expected Employment Change which grew 9.1K versus the expected 15K, with AUD/USD dipping to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-10 09:52
Taggar: announcement, aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, employment, market, rate

AUD/USD ? Short Term Bullish Pressure Intact Despite Weaker Than Expected Employment Numbers


"Busy morning for Aussie Dollar. Prices was remarkably supported during Asian hours following the worst than expected Employment Change which grew 9.1K versus the expected 15K, with AUD/USD dipping to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-10 09:52
Taggar: announcement, aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, employment, market, rate

Firmer Australian Dollar after Data


"The Australian dollar advanced 0.5% against its U.S. counterpart, buoyed by upbeat Aussie data showing a 1.1% jump in September job ads, a 31-month high in business confidence, and a 4-month high in b..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-08 13:47
Taggar: aussie, dollar

HSBC Predicts AUD/USD To Reach 0.90 By End 2014


"The Australian currency?s top forecaster is predicting an almost 9 percent drop by the end of 2014, exceeding the consensus outlook, as the Federal Reserve’s taper of stimulus policies will revi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-08 05:09
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, rate

AUD/USD up to 0.9440 on Bets RBA won?t move again in 2013


"Australia?s dollar climbed to the strongest in almost two weeks as traders bets reflected increased expectations the Reserve Bank won?t cut borrowing costs this year, buoying demand for the currency..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-04 09:33
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, report, trading

AUD/USD around 0.9390 amid U.S. Shutdown Woes


"Australia?s dollar remained lower and New Zealand?s currency declined as demand for higher-yielding assets waned amid concern a partial shutdown of the U.S. government will hamper global economic grow..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-03 05:09
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, kiwi

AUD/USD ? Aussie Loses Momentum After Weak Construction,Trade Data


"The Australian dollar’s strong performance this week against the US currency came to a crashing halt on Wednesday. AUD/USD has posted losses and is trading in the mid-0.93 range in the European..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-02 15:36
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, employment, trade balance, trading

AUD/USD down to 0.9370 as Trade, Building Data Miss Forecasts


"Australia?s dollar retreated from a one-week high versus its U.S. peer after reports today showed the nation had a bigger-than-expected trade deficit in August and building approvals climbed less than..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-02 05:16
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, kiwi, report

AUD/USD ? Steady As Budget Crisis Deepens in US


"AUD/USD is starting the new trading week quietly, as the pair trades in the low-0.93 range in Monday’s European session. In economic news, Australian Private Sector Credit was within expectation..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-30 14:06
Taggar: aussie, chicago pmi, currency, market, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Losses Continue, Testing 0.93 Level


"AUD/USD continues to lose ground in Friday trading. In the European session, the pair was trading just above the 0.93 line. In economic news, today?s US highlight is Revised UoM Consumer Sentiment. Th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-27 15:30
Taggar: aussie, consumer sentiment, currency, day trading, market, trading

AUD/USD under 0.9350 on U.S. Shutdown Risk


"The Australian and New Zealand dollars headed for their first weekly declines this month against the greenback as the risk of a U.S. government shutdown cut demand for higher-yielding assets. The Auss..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-27 06:53
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, kiwi, report

Concerns about Western Growth and Chinese Money Markets


"The dollar fell 0.6% against the kiwi overnight but is otherwise narrowly mixed with upticks of 0.2% against the euro and yen and 0.1% versus the Swiss franc and sterling but downticks against other c..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-26 13:42
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, currencies, dollar, kiwi, loonie

BOJ?s Efforts are Hurting Australia


"The more than $70 billion a month Japan is spending to end deflation is feeding demand for the higher-yielding Aussie, threatening the Reserve Bank of Australia?s efforts to stimulate its economy. Jap..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-26 06:02
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, economy

AUD/USD settles below 0.94 amid U.S. Debt Limit Concern


"The Australian and New Zealand dollars held declines this week against most of their major peers as the risk of a potential U.S. government shutdown cut demand for higher-yielding assets. The Aussie s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-26 03:42
Taggar: aussie, dollar, kiwi, report

AUD/USD ? Aussie Losses Continue Ahead of Key US Releases


"The Australian dollar is lower in Wednesday trading, as the currency continues to lose ground to the US dollar. In the European session, the pair was trading in the mid-0.93 range. In economic news,  ..."

NZD/USD below 0.8240 as Trade Deficit Widens


"New Zealand?s dollar fell against all 16 of its major peers, adding to yesterday?s biggest decline this month against the greenback, after the country?s trade deficit unexpectedly widened. The kiwi dr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-25 04:41
Taggar: aussie, dollar, kiwi, report

AUD/USD steady at 0.9410 after Reduced Appetite for Higher-Yielding Assets


"The Australian and New Zealand dollars fell against most major peers as declines in global stocks reduced investor appetite for higher-yielding assets. The Aussie weakened for a third day in four agai..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-24 09:28
Taggar: aussie, dollar, kiwi

AUD/USD back near 0.9400 as Stock Drop Spurs Risk Aversion


"The Australian and New Zealand dollars fell against their 15 major peers as declines in global stocks reduced investor appetite for the countries? higher yielding assets. The Aussie weakened for the t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-24 05:28
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, currency trade, dollar, market, rate

AUD/NZD near Five-Year Low at 1.1270


"Australia?s dollar traded 0.6 percent from an almost five-year low versus its New Zealand counterpart on bets interest rates at the nations? central banks will diverge. Traders see 50 percent odds tha..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-24 02:36
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, dollar trade, rate

AUD/USD up to 0.9420 as China Manufacturing Data Exceed Estimates


"Australia?s currency climbed against 15 of its 16 major counterparts after data on China?s manufacturing surpassed economist estimates, boosting prospects for the South Pacific nation?s commodity expo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-23 05:06
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, share, shares

Australia?s Bonds Climbed after Fed Avoids Taper


"Australia?s bonds climbed, with yields heading for the biggest decline in six weeks, after the U.S. central bank unexpectedly maintained the $85 billion pace of monthly debt purchases. New Zealand?s d..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-19 02:34
Taggar: aussie, bank, currencies, dollar, economy, kiwi, market, rate

AUD/USD up to 0.9360 Before Fed Decision


"The New Zealand and Australian currencies snapped two-day gains versus the greenback as Federal Reserve policy makers debate a reduction in U.S. stimulus that?s elevated asset prices across the globe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-18 08:21
Taggar: aussie, currencies, currency, dollar, finance, indicators, kiwi, report

AUD/USD back above 0.93 on Fed Chairman Bets


"Australia?s dollar rose to a three-month high while the nation?s bonds surged amid speculation Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Janet Yellen will become the next head of the U.S. central bank and maintai..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-16 03:13
Taggar: aussie, bank, currencies, dollar, kiwi

AUD/USD ? Aussie Dragged Down by Weak Australian Employment Change


"AUD/USD has posted losses in Thursday trading. The pair has dropped to the mid-0.92 line early in the North American session. The Aussie lost ground after Australian Employment Change posted its worst..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-12 15:35
Taggar: aussie, day trading, employment, market, trading

AUD/USD near 0.9250 on Unexpected Jobs Drop


"Australia?s dollar slid versus all its major counterparts after data showed payrolls unexpectedly fell and the unemployment rate climbed to a four-year high. The Aussie declined for the first time in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-12 05:57
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, employment, rate

Good Times Ahead Forecast for AUD/USD


"The Australian dollar could hit parity by year end, some analysts say, after the battered currency began to regain ground this month, helped by positive economic data out of China, the country’s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-11 05:39
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, financial, trading

AUD/USD ? Sharp Business Confidence Lifts Aussie


"The Australian dollar continues to plow higher, as it tests the 0.93 line in European trading on Tuesday. We have not seen AUD/USD at these levels since late July. The Aussie received a boost from NAB..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-10 15:54
Taggar: aussie, dollar, employment, market, trading

AUD/USD sits at Three Week High around 0.92 on China Rebound Signs


"The Australian dollar rose to a three-week high after data yesterday showed China?s exports increased more than estimated, adding to signs the world?s second-largest economy is rebounding. The Aussie..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-09 06:33
Taggar: aussie, dollar, economy, industrial production, inflation

AUD/USD back to 0.9150 Before U.S. Jobs Report on Fed Outlook


"Australia?s dollar fell from a more than two-week high before an ADP Research Institute report that may show companies in the U.S. added jobs last month, reinforcing the case for the Federal Reserve t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-05 08:23
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, pound, report

AUD/USD ? Aussie Jumps After Strong GDP


"The Australian dollar continues to climb higher on Wednesday. In the European session, AUD/USD is trading in the mid-0.91 range. The Australian dollar received a boost from another solid GDP release o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-04 14:14
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, market, trade balance, trading

AUD/USD to Two-Week High at 0.91 after GDP Beats Estimate


"Australia?s dollar rose to a two-week high after data showed second-quarter gross domestic product grew at a faster pace than economists had predicted. The Aussie added to gains from yesterday which c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-04 06:59
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, rate

10 Factors Affecting FX, Bonds and Equities


"1. Euro FX came alive when Russia detected the launch of two missiles from the Mediterranean ? later announced as a joint Israeli/US exercise. 2. Traders jumped into perceived safe-haven of the JPY an..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-03 15:36
Taggar: aussie, cable, currencies, rate

Return from Summer Holiday


"The U.S. and Canada will be returning after Labor Day holidays on Monday.  New Middle Eastern jitters were aroused after alleged ballistic missile test by Israel. The Aussie dollar advanced 0.7%..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-03 14:04
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar

AUD/USD at One-Week High near 0.9050 on RBA Decision


"The Australian dollar climbed to a one-week high after the central bank left interest rates unchanged at a record low and omitted mention of further scope to ease monetary policy. The Aussie earlier p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-03 08:07
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, rate, report, retail sales

AUD/USD ? Aussie Strengthens As Building Approvals Soar


"The Australian dollar has moved higher as we begin the new trading week. The pair is testing the important 0.90 line early in Monday’s North American session. The Aussie received a boost as Buil..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-02 16:03
Taggar: aussie, dollar, market, trading, us market

Hedge Fund?s Short AUD Strategy Gaining Investors Interest


"European investors are backing Excalibur Funds Management Pty?s call for the Australian dollar to slump to 75 U.S. cents, reflecting record bets from speculators on declines in the currency. Instituti..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-27 07:40
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, rate

AUD/USD drops to 0.8980 as Volatility Climbs to 6-Week High


"The Australian dollar slid versus all 16 major counterparts as volatility headed for the highest close in six weeks, damping demand for the currency. The Aussie weakened against its U.S. and Japanese..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-27 02:56
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, economy, market, report

Quiet start to Last Week of August


"A narrowly mixed dollar shows gains of 0.2% against the loonie and Swiss franc and 0.1% versus the euro and Aussie dollar, no change relative to the yuan, and declines of 0.3% relative to the kiwi and..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-26 13:17
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, point

Week in FX Americas ? Gold And Loonie Prices Diverge


"Commodity sensitive currencies did not garner much love from “yellow metal” this week. The latest ‘loonie’ and Aussie price moves appear to have decoupled themselves ever so sl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-24 18:33
Taggar: aussie, currencies, gold, loonie

AUD/USD ? Under Pressure as Markets Eye US Housing Release


"The Australian dollar continues to struggle against the US dollar and finds itself slightly below the 0.90 line in Friday’s European session. The Aussie has lost about two cents against the US d..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-23 14:49
Taggar: aussie, dollar, home sales

AUD/USD ? Aussie Struggling Close to 0.90 Level


"The Australian dollar has been pointed in a downward direction all week and briefly fell below the critical 0.90 line in European trade on Thursday. The Aussie has lost about two cents against the US..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-22 15:24
Taggar: aussie, dollar, employment, point

AUD/USD ? Short Term Bears Remain Despite Chinese Manufacturing Growth


"The battered Aussie Dollar received further blows yesterday thanks to the latest FOMC Minutes which strengthened USD. According to the minutes, most Fed members would like to see some form of tapering..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-22 06:30
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bull, dollar

New Zealand and Australian Central Banks in Spotlight


"Central bank remarks, concerns about China, and softer commodities weighed on the kiwi and Aussie dollar, which respectively fell by 1.0% and 0.5% against their U.S. counterpart. Governor Wheeler of t..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-20 13:28
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar, inflation, kiwi

Week in FX Asia ? AUD/USD Continues to Rise as US Data Under Performs


"The Australian dollar had a volatile week. After stoping a downward trend on August 13 it seemed the currency was headed to the 0.92 resistance level. Instead US data, though weak, deflated the Aussie..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-18 18:08
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, indicators, market

AUD/USD at 0.92 Before RBA Minutes Tomorrow


"Australia?s dollar traded 0.4 percent from the highest level in three weeks versus the greenback before the Reserve Bank releases tomorrow minutes of its policy meeting held this month. The Aussie hel..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-18 01:53
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, dollar trade

Week in FX Asia ? AUD/USD Continues to Rise as US Data Under Performs


"The Australian dollar had a volatile week. After stoping a downward trend on August 13 it seemed the currency was headed to the 0.92 resistance level. Instead US data, though weak, deflated the Aussie..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-16 19:08
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, indicators, market

AUD/USD Commodity Prices Seesaw Dragging Aussie Down to 0.9110


"After enjoying a commodity boost the AUD/USD the pair threatened to overtake the 0.92 level. The overall positive global growth numbers along the geopolitical issues in Egypt had given a boost to comm..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-15 19:30
Taggar: aussie, employment

AUD/NZD drops below 1.1380 as N.Z. Manufacturing Climbs


"New Zealand?s dollar remained higher against the Australian currency as data from the smaller nation showed a gauge of manufacturing climbed to a nine-year high and job advertisements increased. New Z..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-15 07:36
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, kiwi, rate

Weaker Yen Helps to Lift Equities


"The yen is weaker than 98/USD and 1.3% below its Monday close.  Other dollar pairs are hardly changed with gains of 0.3% versus the Swiss franc, 0.2% relative to the loonie, and 0.1% against the..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-13 13:33
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, point

EUR Struggles To Trade Higher; Data Matches Rumours


"Despite some of the asset classes heading into the lower volume ‘dog-day’s of summer,’ there is a plethora of economic data points soon to be revealed to keep even the most bored of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-13 12:42
Taggar: aussie, point, trading

Australia in Economic ?Transition? as AUD/USD sits above 0.9130


"Australia?s dollar is the biggest loser among major currencies this year, tumbling 9.9 percent against a basket of nine peers including the euro, yen and pound, according to Bloomberg Correlation Weig..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-13 08:37
Taggar: aussie, currencies, dollar, investment, pound

Japanese GDP Data Weaker than Forecast


"The dollar opened this week with gains of 0.6% against the yen and Swissie, 0.4% versus the Aussie and New Zealand dollars, 0.3% relative to the euro, 0.2% vis-a-vis the loonie and 0.1% against sterli..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-12 13:28
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, loonie

Mighty Dollar Deflates During Europe?s Timeout


"Currency pairs that have a stronger affiliation to Chinese data were under pressure from recent weak numbers. However, after Chinese trade data this morning they are beginning to smell more like roses..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-08 12:56
Taggar: aussie, currency, currency pair, kiwi

AUD/USD at 0.9040 After Employment Drops


"Australia?s dollar retreated from the highest level this month after employers unexpectedly cut workers, backing the case for further interest rate cuts. The Aussie?s three-day advance stalled before..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-08 05:10
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, inflation, rate, trading

AUD/USD to near 0.9030 Before Job Data


"Australia?s dollar traded near the highest this month against the greenback as traders pared record bets on a further decline, after the Reserve Bank this week tempered expectations of additional easi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-08 03:21
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, dollar trade, employment, rate, report, trading

AUD/USD Trades Near 3-Year Low at 0.8910 Before RBA Decision


"Australia?s dollar approached the lowest in nearly three years against the greenback before the Reserve Bank decides on policy today. The Aussie declined against all its major counterparts, as traders..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-06 03:07
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, rate, report

AUD/USD ? Aussie Tries To Forget Disastrous Week


"The Australian dollar took a nasty tumble last week, and the toll was a huge drop of 350 points against the surging US dollar. The Aussie will try to put last week’s fiasco behind it, as it star..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-05 12:22
Taggar: aussie, dollar, point, retail sales

AUD/USD ? Recovering from post Retail Sales decline


"Aussie bears received yet more boosts this morning. First off the bat, we have neighbor NZD/USD collapsing more than 100 pips due to China banning milk powder from Australia and New Zealand over the w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-05 11:39
Taggar: aussie, bear

AUD/USD ? Aussie Struggles as Inflation Numbers Disappoints


"The Australian dollar continues to lose ground on Friday. At the start of the North American session, AUD/USD is struggling as it trades just above the 0.89 line. Australian PPI, a key indicator, was..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-02 15:45
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, employment, margin, point, price index

AUD/USD at 0.8920 Before U.S. Jobs Data


"Australia?s dollar slid to the lowest in almost three years before U.S. jobs data that may add to the case for a reduction in Federal Reserve stimulus, which has supported higher-yielding assets globa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-02 05:48
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, kiwi

AUD/USD ? Aussie Falls Below Significant 90 Line


"The Australian dollar continues to spiral downwards against its US counterpart. The struggling Aussie dropped below the significant 0.90 level late Wednesday, for the first time since early July.  In..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-01 14:38
Taggar: aussie, dollar, employment, home sales

AUD/USD ? Critical 90 Line Under Strong Pressure


"The Australian dollar continues to lose ground against the US currency. The pair is struggling in the low-0.90 range in European trade on Wednesday. In economic releases, Australian Private Sector Cre..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-31 14:24
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, employment, point

AUD/USD at 0.9270 Before Federal Reserve Meets


"The Australian dollar remained higher following a two-week advance amid speculation Federal Reserve officials meeting from tomorrow will maintain bond purchases that have supported higher-yielding ass..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-29 04:38
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar

AUD/USD ? Aussie Steady after Strong Gains


"After suffering sharp losses in mid-week, the Australian dollar has bounced back up and made up most of those losses. AUD/USD gained about a cent on Thursday, and the pair was trading in the mid-0.92..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-26 17:11
Taggar: aussie, consumer sentiment, dollar, employment, point, trading

AUD/USD Above 0.9250 Before Fed Meeting Next Week


"The Australian dollar headed for a second-straight weekly gain amid speculation Federal Reserve officials meeting next week will maintain bond purchases that have supported higher-yielding assets arou..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-26 03:06
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar

AUD/USD ? Aussie Stuggling After Strong US Housing Numbers


"The Australian dollar is trying to recover on Thursday, after suffering sharp losses on Wednesday, as the US posted excellent housing numbers. The Aussie slumped about 150 points on Wednesday, droppin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-25 14:49
Taggar: aussie, dollar, durable goods, employment, goods orders, point

Mixed Data and a Couple of Central Bank Meetings


"The dollar rose 0.4% against the yen, drawing very near the 100 threshold.  The dollar otherwise has dropped 0.3% against the loonie, which was supported by strong Canadian retail sales figures.&..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-23 17:33
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, retail sales

AUD/USD Drifts to 0.9170 as AU 10-Year Yield at One-Month Low


"Australia?s benchmark 10-year government bond yield dropped to a one-month low before Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke begins a second day of testimony following remarks that signaled no immin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-18 08:27
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar, kiwi, rate, report

AUD/USD ? Aussie Jumps after RBA Minutes Release


"The Australian dollar jumped on Tuesday, after the release of the minutes of the RBA’s most recent policy minutes. The report pointed to weakening in the central bank’s easing bias. AUD/US..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-16 17:39
Taggar: aussie, bank, cpi, dollar, indicators, inflation, point, report

Central Bank Surprises in India and Australia


"Published minutes from the Reserve Bank of Australia reflected a tilt away from additional monetary easing.  At the policy board meeting earlier this month, officials observed that past rate cuts..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-16 14:27
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar, economy, rate

AUD/USD Closes in on 0.92 After RBA Minutes


"The Australian dollar rose against its 16 most-traded peers after policy makers said in minutes of this month?s meeting that the inflation outlook is being affected by recent currency declines. The Au..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-16 08:25
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, inflation, kiwi

AUD/USD at 0.9065 Eagerly Awaiting China GDP Report


"The Australian dollar rose from near its weakest level since September 2010 on speculation recent declines have been excessive and before China reports on its second-quarter gross domestic product. Th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-15 03:46
Taggar: aussie, dollar, finance, report

Gold to 1290 and AUD/USD at 0.9070 Before China GDP Data


"Gold extended its biggest weekly jump since 2011 and other precious metals rallied on prospects the U.S. will maintain monetary stimulus. The Australian dollar gained and Asian stocks fluctuated ahead..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-15 03:32
Taggar: aussie, dollar, economy, gold

AUD/USD Up To 0.9280 After Bernanke Says U.S. Still Needs Stimulus


"Australia?s dollar surged to the highest in two weeks after Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke signaled there would be no immediate reduction in U.S. stimulus that has helped boost asset prices..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-11 08:46
Taggar: aussie, dollar, economy, kiwi, rate

AUD/USD ? Aussie Rally Continues Despite Weak Consumer Confidence Release


"The Australian dollar continues to move upwards against the US currency, and is testing the 0.92 line in Wednesday’s European session. The Aussie shrugged off a weak Westpac Consumer Sentiment r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-10 14:47
Taggar: aussie, consumer sentiment, currency, dollar, inflation, market, point, trade balance

AUD/USD Moves To Resistance Level at 0.92


"Australia?s dollar rose to its highest level in a week amid speculation its recent decline has been excessive. The Aussie recovered from an earlier loss that had been fueled by concern that trade is s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-10 08:05
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, finance, kiwi, rate

AUD/USD Drops to 0.9150 After Imports in China Unexpectedly Drop


"The Australian and New Zealand dollars fell against their major peers after imports unexpectedly declined in China, the biggest market for both South Pacific nations. The Aussie and kiwi reversed two-..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-10 05:40
Taggar: aussie, consumer confidence, currency, dollar, finance, kiwi, market, rate

AUD Direction to be Set by FOMC Minutes and Employment


"This could be “a make or break week” for the Australian dollar with three major factors – the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) minutes, Chinese and Australian economic data ̵..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-09 16:42
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, market

AUD/USD Around 0.9150 as China Inflation Dims Export Outlook


"Australia?s dollar fell against most of its major peers amid concern faster inflation in China will damp prospects for exports to the South Pacific nation?s biggest trading partner. The Aussie was nea..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-09 08:47
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, inflation, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Moves Higher Despite Weak Australian Employment Release


"The Australian dollar has posted modest gains in the Monday session, as it trades close to the 0.91 line in European trading. The Aussie did lose some ground following  a weak ANZ Job Advertisements r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-08 14:42
Taggar: aussie, dollar, employment, point, trading

AUD/USD to Three Year Low Around 0.9040


"Australia?s dollar fell toward its lowest in almost three years versus the greenback on speculation the Reserve Bank may cut interest rates as soon as next month. The Aussie extended a three-week drop..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-08 07:56
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, kiwi, market, rate, report

AUD/USD Steady Around 0.9130 Before U.S. Jobs Data


"The Australian and New Zealand dollars failed to extend gains from yesterday against the greenback before U.S. jobs data that may add to the case for the Federal Reserve to pare back stimulus. The Aus..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-05 07:59
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar

AUD/USD Eases to 0.9130 Before US Jobs Data


"The Australian and New Zealand dollars failed to extend gains from yesterday before U.S. jobs data which may add to the case for the Federal Reserve to reduce stimulus, damping demand for riskier asse..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-05 03:47
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, kiwi

AUD/USD Remains Close to 0.91 on RBA Rate-Cut Bets


"The Australian dollar held losses that took it to the lowest since September 2010 as traders added to bets that the central bank will cut interest rates. Swaps data compiled by Bloomberg show traders..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-04 06:02
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, rate

Lull in Data Flow? Equities Down


"The Reserve Bank of Australia left its Official Cash Rate at a record low 2.75% and called the Aussie dollar still elevated.  Australia (2.6%) and New Zealand (0.9%), along with Japan (1.8%), wer..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-02 13:11
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar, market, rate, share

AUD/USD Looking for New PM Kevin Rudd for Guidance


"The swearing in of Kevin Rudd on Thursday for a second time as Australia’s prime minister brought some relief to the Aussie dollar, which hit a one-week high on the news. With Rudd taking over t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-27 16:36
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar

AUD Volatility Near 2 Year High on China Credit Crunch Fears


"The Australian dollar swung between gains and losses against its U.S. counterpart, with the currency pair?s volatility near the most in 1 1/2 years, as a cash squeeze in China roiled demand for higher..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-25 17:11
Taggar: aussie, bank, bear, currency, currency pair, dollar, market, oil, share, shares

AUD/USD ? Under Pressure Ahead of US Key Numbers


"The Australian dollar remains under pressure, as AUD/USD is trading in the mid-0.92 range in Tuesday trading. The Aussie took a hit last week from the US dollar, but has stabilized this week. We could..."

Roller Coaster Ride in Asian Equities


"The dollar has retreated 0.4% against the yen, 0.3% versus the loonie, and 0.1% against the Aussie dollar and sterling but has edged up 0.2% relative to the yuan and 0.1% vis-a-vis the Swiss franc and..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-25 13:16
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

AUD/USD ? Aussie Under Pressure as QE Fallout Continues


"AUD/USD continues to struggle, as the pair trades at its lowest levels in almost three years.  The Aussie lost over three cents last week against the surging US dollar. In Monday’s European sess..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-24 13:35
Taggar: aussie, dollar

Week in FX Americas ? Go On: Lean On The Loonie


"Finally, someone is looking to ‘lean on the loonie’. This currency is only now trying to play catch up with its antipodean foes -the Aussie and the Kiwi. Both of those currencies of late h..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-21 16:35
Taggar: aussie, bank, currencies, currency, currency pair, kiwi, loonie, trading

AUD/USD ? Steady after Recent Sharp Losses


"The Australian dollar has stabilized in Friday trading, after sustaining sharp losses this week. The Aussie has lost over three cents this week against the surging US dollar. In Friday’s Europe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-21 13:49
Taggar: aussie, day trading, dollar, point, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Plunge Continues after Fed Says QE Taper Likely


"The Australian dollar continues to slide, following the news that the US Federal Reserve intends to scale back its QE program.  The Aussie is having a terrible week, and has lost over three cents aga..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-20 14:26
Taggar: aussie, dollar, employment, home sales, trading

AUD/USD ? Shaply Lower after RBA Statement


"The Aussie is back to its old losing ways, shedding more than a cent against the US dollar in Tuesday trading. AUD/USD is trading in the mid-94 level in the European session. The pair took a hit after..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-18 14:34
Taggar: aussie, cpi, day trading, dollar, trading

Aussie Drops on Possible RBA Cut


"Australian dollar in forex tradingAussie is dropping today, heading lower as the Reserve Bank of Australia considers a rate cut. Concerns about the Australian economy, and the possibility of monetary..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-18 09:57
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, economy, forex, forex trading, market, rate, trading

AUD/USD ? Slight Gains as Market Eyes FOMC Statement


"The Australian dollar has had a very tough time over the past few weeks, but showed some strength last week, gaining about 140 points against the US dollar. The Aussie continued to move higher on Mond..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-17 14:29
Taggar: aussie, dollar, market, point

AUD/USD ? Steady as Markets Eye Key US Releases


"The Australian dollar continues to roll, after and posted outstanding gains on Thursday trading. AUD/USD jumped about 140 points following employment data which beat expectations. The Aussie continues..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-14 14:05
Taggar: aussie, consumer sentiment, day trading, dollar, employment, point, trading

AUD/USD ? Sharp Gains after Solid Aussie Employment Numbers


"The Australian dollar continues to rack up gains, and has risen over one cent in Thursday trading. AUD/USD is trading in the high-95 range in the European session. The Aussie got a boost from strong d..."

AUD/USD ? Rebounds After Strong Australian Consumer Sentiment


"The AUD/USD has reversed direction and is moving higher. The pair was buoyed by a strong Consumer Sentiment release, and is trading in the mid-0.95 range in Wednesday’s European session. In the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-12 14:42
Taggar: aussie, consumer sentiment, currency, dollar, trading

Aussie Heads Higher on Consumer Sentitment


"Australian dollar in forex tradingThe Aussie is heading higher in forex trading on the currency market today, gaining ground as consumer sentiment improves.  Australia's measure of consumer senti..."

AUD/USD Near 0.9450 After Easing Off Slightly


"Australia?s dollar pared gains after earlier rebounding as much as 0.8 percent from the lowest level in almost three years against the greenback. The Aussie remained lower following a three-day slide..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-12 08:47
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, kiwi, rate, report

AUD/USD Around 0.9420 as Home Loans Slow


"Australia?s dollar fell to the lowest in more than two years versus the greenback after home-loan approvals grew at the slowest pace in three months, boosting the case for further cuts to borrowing co..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-11 05:46
Taggar: aussie, dollar, rate

AUD/USD Sits Above 0.95 Before China Data


"Australia?s dollar dropped versus the yen, set for its worst weekly rout since 2011, before Chinese data tomorrow forecast to show growth in imports slowed, dimming the demand outlook for commodities..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-07 06:46
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, report

AUD/USD Back Below 0.9550 Before U.S. Jobs Report Later


"Australia?s dollar fell versus all major peers before Chinese data tomorrow forecast to show growth in imports slowed to the least in three months, dimming the demand outlook for commodities. The Auss..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-07 02:51
Taggar: aussie, bank, bear, currency, dollar, report

AUD/USD ? Aussie?s Misery Continues After Weak Australian Trade Balance


"The Australian dollar continues to lose ground against its US counterpart. AUD/USD has dropped below the 0.95 level in Thursday’s Northe American session. Another weak key release hurt the Aussi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-06 15:29
Taggar: aussie, dollar, employment, trade balance

Aussie Drops in Forex Trading


"Australian dollar in currency tradingAussie is down in forex trading on the currency market today, falling as concerns about what's next for the Australian economy weigh. GDP data came in weaker than..."

AUD/USD Near 0.9450 Over its Shrinking Interest Rate Advantage


"The Australian dollar fell to the lowest level since 2011 as the nation?s shrinking interest-rate advantage over its peers damps the allure of the currency. Insight Investment Management Ltd., which o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-06 08:54
Taggar: aussie, currencies, currency, dollar, investment, point, rate, spread

AUD/USD ? Slides as Aussie GDP Misses Expectations


"The Australian dollar continues to lose ground in Wednesday trading. AUD/USD has fallen to the 0.9570 range early in the North American session. The Aussie took a hit as Australian GDP was short of th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-05 15:55
Taggar: aussie, day trading, dollar, employment, market, point, trading

Reserve Bank of Australia Leaves 2.75% Official Cash Rate


"The released statement after this month’s Board meeting of the RBA called credit demand subdued and the Aussie dollar still high but did not add to the 200 basis points of ease since November 20..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-05 03:42
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, point

AUD/USD Down Below 0.9650 Again


"Australia?s dollar remained lower following its biggest slide in seven weeks amid speculation the Federal Reserve will taper stimulus, sapping the relative allure of higher-yielding currencies elsewhe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-05 03:29
Taggar: aussie, currencies, dollar, market, point, report, spread

Australia CB Leaves Rates Unchanged Currency Continues Drop


"Even as the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) left its key interest rate steady at a record low on Tuesday, analysts bet the central bank would ease monetary policy soon to bolster the economy from an i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-04 15:23
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar, economy, investment, market, point, rate

AUD/USD ? Lower as RBA Holds Rate


"We continue to see volatility from AUD/USD. The pair is down close to one cent on Tuesday, coughing up much of Monday’s gains. The Aussie took a hit as the RBA held the benchmark interest rate a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-04 14:52
Taggar: aussie, market, point, rate, trade balance

AUD/USD ? Slight Gains Despite Weak Australian numbers


"After a disastrous May, the Australian dollar has posted some gains to start June. AUD/USD has pulled away from the 0.96 line, and was trading in the mid-0.95 range in Monday’s European session..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-03 14:28
Taggar: aussie, dollar, market, rate, retail sales, trading

AUD/USD Back Above 0.9600 on China Manufacturing


"Australia?s dollar rebounded following its biggest monthly slide since 2011 after Chinese data showed manufacturing accelerated, easing concern a slowdown in Asia?s largest economy will reduce demand..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-03 05:02
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, economy, rate

Aussie Drops in Forex Trading


"Australian dollar in currency tradingAussie is dropping today in forex trading on the currency market. Concerns about global economic growth are weighing, as are lower commodity prices. Australian dol..."

Concerns over Economy Sees AUD/USD Suffer


"Australia?s dollar headed for its biggest monthly decline in more than two years on speculation a slowdown in China will weigh on the economy, prompting the Reserve Bank to cut interest rates this yea..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-31 09:38
Taggar: aussie, bank, currencies, dollar, economy, market, rate, trading

AUD/USD Around 0.9650 on Bets Fed Stimulus to Continue


"Australia?s dollar held a two-day gain versus the greenback as Asian shares rallied and before U.S. data that may add to the case for the Federal Reserve to maintain stimulus. The Aussie strengthened..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-31 05:04
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, rate, report, share, shares

AUD/USD ? Under Pressure after Mixed Aussie Numbers


"AUD/USD is under pressure, as the pair struggles to remain above the 0.96 line in Thursday’s European session. In economic news, key Australian data was mixed, as Building Approvals sparkled, wh..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-30 17:17
Taggar: aussie, currency, employment, home sales

Australia?s Ties to China Presently Hurting


"China?s slowdown is reverberating in Australia, where strategists are cutting their estimates on the local dollar faster than any other Group of 10 currency on the prospects for reduced trade between..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-30 09:18
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, rate

AUD/USD ? Higher as Markets Wait for US Consumer Confidence


"The Australian dollar finally stemmed some of the bleeding on Tuesday, as the currency has moved up against the US dollar. Late in the European session, AUD/USD was trading at 0.9683. In economic news..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-28 15:11
Taggar: aussie, consumer confidence, currency, dollar, market, trading

A Case For No More Rate Cuts in Australia


"The fact that the Australian dollar has fallen more than 8 percent against the U.S. dollar from an April high could be reason enough for the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) not to cut interest rates a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-28 09:39
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar, rate

AUD/USD Recovers to 0.9650 on U.S. Fed Prospects


"Australia?s dollar traded 0.6 percent from the lowest level since 2011 before U.S. data forecast to show improvements in consumer confidence and manufacturing amid speculation the Federal Reserve may..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-28 08:19
Taggar: aussie, consumer confidence, currency, dollar, dollar trade, indicators

AUD/USD Drifts Back Towards 0.96 Before U.S. Confidence Data


"Australia?s dollar fell toward the lowest level in more than 11 months before U.S. data forecast to show improvements in consumer confidence and manufacturing amid speculation the Federal Reserve may..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-28 03:07
Taggar: aussie, bank, consumer confidence, dollar

AUD/USD ? Aussie Continues to Struggle


"AUD/USD continues to struggle, as the pair dropped close to the 0.96 line on Monday, before moving up to the mid-0.96 range. The US markets are closed for the Memorial Day holiday, and there are no Au..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-27 15:39
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, market, point, rate, us market

AUD/USD Back Under 0.97 Before U.S. Durable Goods Data


"The Australian dollar fell before U.S. data forecast to show orders for durable goods rose in April, adding to signs of a sustained recovery in the world?s largest economy and diminishing the need for..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-24 03:30
Taggar: aussie, dollar, durable goods, economy, report

AUD/USD ? Sharp Drops After Bernanke Comments


"AUD/USD continues to struggle, as the pair flirted with the 0.96 line earlier on Thursday. This time the bad news for the Aussie was not due to a weak Australian release, but from Federal Reserve Chai..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-23 14:03
Taggar: aussie, employment, home sales, inflation

AUDUSD ? Slide Continues as Aussie Consumer Confidence Plummets


"The Australian dollar continues to fall, as the pair fell  below the 0.98 line in Wednesday’s Asian session. AUD/USD continues to struggle, and has dropped into the mid-0.97 range. The Aussie to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-22 13:56
Taggar: aussie, consumer sentiment, dollar, home sales

AUD/USD ? Aussie Edges Lower As RBA Releases Minutes


"The Australian dollar remains under strong pressure from its US cousin, as the pair dipped below the 98 level in Tuesday’s European session. The Aussie edged lower following the release of the R..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-21 14:24
Taggar: aussie, dollar, market

Week in FX Asia ? Aussie And Yen Remaining The Whipping Currency Of Choice


"AUD and JPY bore the brunt of the markets negativity again this week and are forcing the interested parties to reconsider their recent forecasts. The might of Abenomic has been well covered in detail..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-17 15:23
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, market

AUD/USD ? Aussie Free-fall Continues as US Numbers Disappoint


"The Australian dollar continues to slide against the US currency, as the pair broke through the 0.98 line in Friday’s Asian session. The pair has fallen to the mid-97 range and shows no signs of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-17 13:34
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar

Dollar Nicely Bid this Friday


"Fresh impetus for a firm dollar was provided by San Francisco President Williams.  Usually aligned with Bernanke, he expressed growing confidence in the U.S. labor market and suggested that quant..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-17 13:24
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currencies, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market

AUD/USD Technicals ? Lower on PBOC Fix, 0.96 eyed


"AUD/USD has been extremely bearish in May following RBA’s surprise rate cut. The rise of USD strength worsen matters as the already bearish Aussie got pushed down quickly, falling from a 1.058 h..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-17 05:38
Taggar: aussie, bear, rate

AUD/USD ? Down and Under as Sharp Slide Continues


"The Australian dollar continues to slide against the US currency, as the pair briefly dipped below the 0.98 line in Thursday trading. The Aussie has had a miserable May, shedding over five cents since..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-16 14:15
Taggar: aussie, cpi, currency, day trading, dollar, inflation, trading

Weak Ezone GDP Data Sends Euro Below $1.2900


"The dollar is stronger across the board, with gains of 0.8% against the Swissie, 0.6% versus the euro, 0.4% relative to the yen, loonie and Aussie dollar, 0.2% against the kiwi, and 0.1% versus the yu..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-15 14:11
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, point

US Dollar Index Gains Ground, Weighs on Gold Prices


"US dollar in forex tradingUS dollar may be struggling a bit against some of its high beta counterparts, like the pound and the Aussie, but the dollar index overall is higher today.  Greenback is..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-15 11:24
Taggar: aussie, currency, currency trading, dollar, forex, forex trading, gold, oil, point, pound, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie?s Woes Continue after Aust. Budget Release


"The Australian dollar continues to slump against the US currency, as the pair was testing the 0.99 line early in Tuesday’s North American session. The Aussie has had a miserable May, losing an a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-14 15:45
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, point

AUD/USD Rallies to 0.9980 Before Nation?s Budget


"Australia?s dollar rose, ending a six-day drop, ahead of the nation?s budget announcement after Treasurer Wayne Swan said his government will focus on jobs and growth. The so-called Aussie also advanc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-14 04:00
Taggar: announcement, aussie, dollar, market, report, retail sales

AUD/USD ? Slumping Aussie Dips Under Parity


"AUD/USD continues to lose ground, and dropped below the all-important parity level on the weekend. The Aussie has been no match lately for the US dollar, which has been broadly higher thanks to strong..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-13 14:40
Taggar: aussie, dollar, employment, retail sales

AUD/USD Feeling the Pain


"What goes up must come down. This is finally holding true for the resilient Australian dollar that has begun to show weakness against the greenback given the latter’s broad-based strength. The A..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-13 06:45
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar

AUD/USD Drops to 0.9970 After Confidence Data


"Australia?s dollar declined toward an 11-month low after a private report showed business confidence slid amid bets that the Reserve Bank will cut interest rates further to curb the currency?s strengt..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-13 06:23
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, rate, report

Canadian Dollar Heads Lower in Forex Trading


"Loonie in currency tradingCanadian dollar is headed lower today in forex trading on the currency market, thanks to a drop by commodities. Along with other commodity currencies, like the Aussie, loonie..."

AUD/USD at 1.0070 Before RBA Updates Forecasts


"The Australian dollar was 0.8 percent from falling below parity with its U.S. counterpart for the first time in 10 months, before the central bank updates its economic forecasts after cutting interest..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-10 02:49
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, rate

Stronger Aussie and New Zealand Dollars


"Rises of 0.9% in the kiwi and 0.6% in the Australian dollars versus the greenback were inspired by better than expected labor statistics in those economies. Australian employment jumped 50.1K in April..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-09 14:26
Taggar: aussie, dollar, employment, kiwi, rate

AUD/USD Near 1.0240 on Solid Job Numbers


"Australian employers boosted payrolls more than four times economists? estimated in April as the job market weathers a weaker domestic outlook. The Aussie jumped. The number of people employed rose by..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-09 04:02
Taggar: aussie, market, rate

AUD/USD ? Aussie Struggling After Surprise Rate Cut


"The Australian dollar has managed to stem this week’s sharp slide, but remains under pressure. The Aussie was hit by a double whammy earlier this week, as Australian Retail Sales missed its esti..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-08 13:52
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, oil, rate, retail sales, trading

EURO?s Zest For Loftier Heights


"If we did not have the Aussies, the RBA, or Governor Glenn Stevens, this would have been another bland and boring market to be talking about. Policy makers down-under certainly know how to surprise it..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-07 12:45
Taggar: aussie, bank, market, rate

Weaker Aussie Dollar on Rate Cut Speculation


"The U.S. currency has climbed 0.7% against the Aussie dollar but is otherwise fairly stable relative to Friday closing levels. Australian retail sales fell 0.4% in March.  It was the first declin..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-06 16:41
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, retail sales

AUD/USD ? Sharp Losses as Aussie Retail Sales Slumps


"AUD/USD started the new trading week pointing downwards, as the pair slid to the low-1.02 level in Monday’s European session. The Aussie took a hit as Australian Retail Sales and ANZ Job Adverti..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-06 15:23
Taggar: aussie, point, retail sales, trading

Aussie Gains Ground in Forex Trading


"Australian dollar in currency tradingAussie is gaining ground today in forex trading on the currency market, heading higher as good news out of the United States prompts risk appetite. Enthusiasm is h..."

AUD/USD ? Sharp Losses as US Data Disappoints


"AUD/USD has dropped sharply in Wednesday trading. The pair has lost close to one cent, and was trading below the 1.03 line in the North American session. Weak US manufacturing and employment numbers h..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-01 17:11
Taggar: aussie, day trading, employment, home sales, point, trading

AUD/USD ? Higher as US GDP Misses Expectations


"AUD/USD has started the new trading week with gains. The pair barreled past the 1.03 line, and was trading in the mid-1.03 range early in the North American session. The Australian dollar has taken ad..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-29 14:53
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, home sales, point, trading

Doldrums for Dollar Watchers


"It’s been another uneventful statement week for key dollar exchange rates.  The Canadian and Australian currencies remain boringly close to parity with the greenback.  The waiting game..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-25 19:07
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currencies, dollar, rate

AUD/USD ? Soft Australian CPI Disappoints Markets


"AUD/USD is steady in Wednesday trading, despite weak inflation numbers out of Australia earlier in the day. AUD/USD was trading in the high-1.02 range in the European session. In the US, today’s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-24 14:47
Taggar: aussie, cpi, day trading, durable goods, goods orders, inflation, trading

AUD/USD ? Steady after Weak Chinese PMI


"The Australian dollar is steady against its US counterpart, but remains under pressure, following disappointing Chinese data. AUD/USD was trading in the mid-1.02 range in Tuesday’s European sess..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-23 14:35
Taggar: aussie, dollar, home sales, market, point, trading

Aussie Mixed in Forex Trading


"Australian dollar on the currency marketAussie is mixed in forex trading today, thanks in large part to the conflicting cues out there. Against the US dollar and the Japanese yen, Aussie is lower as f..."

AUD/USD ? Aussie Remains Under Pressure


"AUD/USD remains under pressure as we begin the new trading week. In Monday’s European session, the pair was trading in the upper-1.02 range. The Aussie lost about 140 points last week, in large..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-22 14:45
Taggar: aussie, finance, home sales, market, point, trading

AUD/USD Claws Back to 1.03 as Global Risk Appetite Recovers


"The Australian and New Zealand dollars rose versus the greenback as gold rallied from the biggest drop in three decades, fueling appetite for risk. The South Pacific nations? currencies rebounded from..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-22 06:21
Taggar: aussie, currencies, dollar, gold, kiwi

Week in FX Americas ? Loonie Is As Boring As It?s Data


"Despite the mass fallout in commodity prices this week, the loonie has traded in a well-contained range. It has been trading like a currency that time forgot, unlike its partner in crime the AUD down-..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-20 12:47
Taggar: aussie, currency, loonie, trading

AUD/USD ? Steady as Australian Business Confidence Shines


" The Australian dollar has had a rough week, but has steadied on Thursday, after  NAB Quarterly Business Confidence posted a solid reading. The indicator dropped to -5 points in March, but bounced bac..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-18 14:18
Taggar: aussie, dollar, market, point, trading

Growth Concern Sees AUD/USD Down Near 1.03


"Australia?s dollar reached a one- month low as stocks and commodity prices retreated, reducing investor appetite for riskier assets. Australia?s government bonds rose, sending the 10-year yield to the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-18 05:31
Taggar: aussie, dollar, kiwi

Aussie Bounces Back as Gold Prices Rise


"Aussie in Forex TradingThe Australian dollar is headed higher in currency trading on the FX market today, gaining ground as gold prices rise. After yesterday's drop, the Aussie is making a comeback ag..."

Australian Bonds Remain Higher after RBA Minutes


"Australia?s government bonds rose, sending three-year yields to an 11-week low, as investors added to bets the central bank will cut interest rates. The Reserve Bank of Australia reiterated in the min..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-16 05:44
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, inflation, rate

Oil Prices Drag on Canadian Dollar in Currency Trading


"Loonie in forex tradingOil prices are dragging on the loonie today, as well as general risk appetite and problems across commodity currencies. The latest news out of China, indicating a slowdown, has..."

AUD/USD Falls to 1.0430 after China GDP


"The U.S. dollar moved further away from last week’s four-year high against the yen on Monday after the United States said it would watch Japan to ensure its policies were not aimed at weakening..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-15 06:40
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currencies, currency, dollar, market, point

Strong AUD/USD continue to hurt local businesses


"From skyrocketing rents in remote mining towns to the decline of the auto industry, Australia is grappling with the downside of world-beating economic growth that has driven the nation?s currency to r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-11 03:29
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar

AUD/USD ? Higher on Chinese Easing Hopes


"Aussie dollar traded higher after China’s CPI data came in lower than expected. Y/Y Consumer inflation benchmark for March grew 2.1% against an expectation of 2.5%. This is also a sharp decline..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-09 05:55
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, cpi, dollar, dollar trade, economy, inflation

AUD/USD Near 1.0480 as Retail Sales Exceed Forecasts


"Australia?s dollar gained for a fifth day as traders pared bets on interest-rate cuts after retail sales climbed by the most in more than three years. The so-called Aussie traded 0.2 percent from the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-04 05:34
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, rate, retail sales

Currencies Marking Time Ahead of Key Central Bank Meetings


"The dollar is unchanged against the euro, Swiss franc, yuan and sterling.  The greenback has risen 0.1% relative to the yen and Aussie dollar but dipped 0.2% versus the kiwi and by 0.1% against t..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-03 13:41
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

NZD/USD Technicals ? Heading higher after holding 0.84


"Kiwi traded lower since early US trading session yesterday, ignoring the better than expected Aussie trade balance and continued lower towards 0.84. Price has since recovered and push back above today..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-03 10:40
Taggar: aussie, kiwi, trade balance, trading

AUD/USD Around 1.0480 Before RBA Stability Review


"The Australian dollar traded 0.2 percent from its highest level in two months before the central bank issues its financial stability review amid bets policy makers won?t lower benchmark rates when the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-27 02:43
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, dollar trade, financial, market, rate

AUD/USD Around 1.0460 Before RBA Stevens? Speech


"The Australian dollar traded 0.2 percent from its highest level in two months before central bank Governor Glenn Stevens is scheduled to speak today. The so-called Aussie climbed against 15 of 16 majo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-26 04:02
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, dollar trade, kiwi, rate, report

RBA Bets See AUD/USD Move to Above 1.04


"Australia?s dollar traded 0.3 percent from the seven-week high it reached yesterday as signs the nation?s economy is stabilizing prompted investors to trim bets on interest-rate cuts by the central ba..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-22 06:18
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, dollar trade, economy, indicators, rate, report

Aussie Recovers along with Julia Gillard


"Australian dollar in forex tradingAussie took a bit of a hit earlier in currency trading on the FX market, thanks to the leadership spill called by ALP Labor veteran Simon Crean. The challenge to the..."

NZD/USD Moves to 82.60 as Economy Accelerates


"New Zealand?s dollar rose against all of its major peers after data showed the nation?s economy grew at the fastest pace in three years last quarter. The the nation?s bonds fell for the first time in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-21 09:30
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, economy, kiwi, rate

Aussie Loses Some of Its Strength


"Australian dollar in forex tradingAussie is losing some of its earlier strength in currency trading on the FX market today. Earlier, as gold rocketed higher, the Australian dollar got a boost. However..."

AUD/USD Drifts to 1.0365 as Cyprus Turmoil Damps Sentiment


"The Australian and New Zealand dollars fell, halting two days of gains, after an unprecedented levy on Cypriot banks raised concern a new round in Europe?s debt crisis will damp demand for higher-yiel..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-18 08:38
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, finance

NZD/USD Technicals ? Bulls feeling the heat


"Yesterday’s rally inspired by a stronger Chinese Yuan has been burnt out by more news of drought in New Zealand. Local headlines are filled with more reports about the ongoing heat wave plaguing..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-13 05:29
Taggar: aussie, kiwi, report

Drought Worsens as Kiwi Dollar Touches 6-Week Low against Aussie


"New Zealand?s dollar dropped against all its major peers as a worsening drought threatened the nation?s agricultural economy. The so-called kiwi touched a six-week low against the Australian dollar ah..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-13 02:35
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, consumer confidence, dollar, economy, kiwi, rate, report

Yen and Pound Drop as Aussie gains across the board


"The Australian dollar had an active day in all major trading sessions. It seemed to run out of steam at the end of the Asian session, just to be picked up by the European and American sessions. Disapp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-12 22:57
Taggar: aussie, dollar, economy, indicators, point, rate, trading

AUD / USD ? Aussie Breaks Out, Punches Past 1.03 Line


" AUD/USD continues to push higher, and has crossed above the 1.03 level in Tuesday’s European session. The Australian dollar has now climbed about one cent on the week. The Aussie managed to shr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-12 16:03
Taggar: aussie, consumer sentiment, dollar, market, point

Australia and N.Z. Dollars Move to 4-Year Highs Against Yen


"The Australian and New Zealand dollars reached the highest levels in more than four years versus the yen amid speculation the Bank of Japan (8301) will expand monetary easing, boosting the allure of h..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-12 02:54
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, rate, share, shares

AUD/USD Technicals ? Lower Gap failed to inspire bearish breakout


"Aussie gapped lower on Monday trading due to Chinese data released over the weekend. Numbers from Beijing is not encouraging with rising inflation and slower domestic growth, adding fears that demand..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-11 11:00
Taggar: aussie, bear, day trading, inflation, rate, trading

AUD/USD Stays Above 1.0250 on Global Growth


"The Australian dollar was set for a weekly advance as signs of an improving global economy boosted demand for higher-yielding assets. The so-called Aussie, along with its New Zealand counterpart, clim..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-08 02:52
Taggar: aussie, dollar, economy, industrial production, report, trading

AUD/USD Drops to 1.0230 Ahead of Trade Data


"Australia?s dollar slid against most major peers before a report that may show the nation?s trade deficit widened. The so-called Aussie remained lower after the biggest drop in a week against its U.S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-07 02:35
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, kiwi, report

AUD/NZD Technicals ? Outlook Bearish despite post RBA Rally


"Aussie strengthened after RBA rate decision despite keeping rates on hold as expected. Traders have started to become immune to Central Banks’ rhetoric, and punished RBA’s non-action by ap..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-05 11:28
Taggar: aussie, bank, market, rate

AUD/USD Sits Just Above 1.02 as RBA Rate Decision is 2.5 Hours Away


"The Australian dollar traded 0.8 percent from an almost eight-month low on prospects the Reserve Bank will flag further borrowing-cost reductions when it announces a policy decision today. The so-call..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-05 03:00
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, dollar trade, rate, retail sales

AUD/USD Climbs to 1.0270 on RBA Statement


"Australia?s dollar rose against most of its major counterparts after the nation?s central bank refrained from cutting its benchmark interest rate. The currency, nicknamed the Aussie, rebounded from an..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-05 01:59
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, investment, rate

AUD/USD Falls to 5-Month Low at 1.0160 on Unexpected Drop in Building Data


"Australia?s dollar fell to an almost five-month low after a report showed building approvals unexpectedly declined, adding to speculation the Reserve Bank will cut interest rates this year. The New Ze..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-04 06:05
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, economy, rate, report, trading

AUD Held by up to 34 Central Banks Globally


"The Reserve Bank of Australia said the country?s currency is held by as many as 34 central banks from Reykjavik to Santiago, and models suggested the Aussie dollar was as much as 15 percent overvalued..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-28 03:50
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, currency, dollar

Up to 34 Central Banks Hold Australian Dollar Reserves, According to RBA


"The Reserve Bank of Australia said the country?s currency is held by as many as 34 central banks from Reykjavik to Santiago, and models suggested the Aussie dollar was as much as 15 percent overvalued..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-28 02:43
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, currency, dollar

AUD/USD ? Slips on Italy Fallout, Weak Aussie Data


"AUD/USD has lost ground in Wednesday trading, as the pair dipped below the 1.02 line for the first time since October 2012. The Aussie dropped as risk sentiment weakened as the markets continue to dea..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-27 16:14
Taggar: aussie, currency, day trading, market, trading

AUDUSD Drifting Towards 1.02 as RBA Says Currency May Spur Rate Cuts


"Australia?s dollar traded 0.5 percent from the lowest in more than four months after Reserve Bank Assistant Governor Guy Debelle indicated monetary policy may be eased as the currency?s strength damps..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-26 02:49
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, dollar trade, economy, rate

AUD/USD ? Volatile After Weak Chinese Data


"AUD/USD is showing volatility in Monday trading, has the pair has dropped and then rebounded following the release of weak Chinese Manufacturing data. The Aussie reacted as Chinese Flash Manufacturing..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-25 15:55
Taggar: aussie, day trading, dollar, market, trading

AUD/JPY Moves Near Four Year High at 97.50


"Australia?s dollar touched the highest level in 4 1/2 years against the yen on speculation Asian Development Bank President Haruhiko Kuroda will be nominated as governor of the Bank of Japan. (8301) T..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-25 04:54
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, report

AUDUSD Moves Back to 1.03 After Comments from RBA Governor


"The Australian dollar climbed after Reserve Bank Governor Glenn Stevens said he isn?t seeking a particular exchange-rate response to monetary policy. The so-called Aussie advanced versus all of its 16..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-22 04:57
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, inflation, rate

AUD/USD ? Outlook Dimmer with Leading Indices Falling


"Aussie started Asian trading lower despite a huge improvement in economic sentiment from Germany (ZEW Economic Survey 48.2 (A) vs 35 (F) and 31.5 (P) ). Asian stocks traded higher with N225 at +0.87%..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-20 04:21
Taggar: aussie, indicators, trading

Japanese are Selling Huge Amounts of Australian Debt


"Japanese investors are selling record amounts of Australian debt, betting a rout in the yen that sent it to a four-year low against the Aussie dollar has run its course. The biggest investors in Austr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-18 05:53
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, finance, point

Weaker-than-Projected Ezone GDP Depresses Euro and European Equities


"The dollar has risen 0.9% against the euro and 0.6% versus the Swiss franc.  The U.S. currency otherwise is up 0.2% relative to sterling and 0.1% against the loonie and Aussie dollar but down 0.3..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-14 14:50
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie

RBA Rate-Cut Bets has Australian Dollar Maintaining its Slide


"Australia?s dollar reached a more than three-month low as traders increased bets on how much the nation?s central bank will cut benchmark rates, damping demand for the nation?s assets. The so-called A..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-12 04:23
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, economy, inflation, market, rate, report

AUD/USD ? Under Pressure after Dovish RBA Statement


"AUD/USD is under pressure, as the pair has gotten off to a weak start in Monday trading. AUD/USD dipped below the 1.03 level in late Asian trading, and finds itself trading in the 1.0280 range. The Au..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-11 17:05
Taggar: aussie, bank, day trading, dollar, economy, inflation, point, trading

AUDUSD Falls to 1.0250 Ahead of Confidence Data


"The Australian and New Zealand dollars fell versus the euro after European Central Bank council member Jens Weidmann said the shared currency isn?t seriously overvalued. The Aussie, as the Australian..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-11 01:24
Taggar: aussie, bank, consumer confidence, currency, dollar, share

RBA Lowers Inflation Forecast as AUDUSD Set for 4th Week of Falls


"Australia?s dollar was set for a fourth weekly decline, the longest stretch since June, after the Reserve Bank cut its economic growth and inflation forecasts, fanning expectations it will lower inter..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-08 08:49
Taggar: aussie, bank, currencies, currency, dollar, inflation, rate

AUD/USD Climbs Back Towards 1.03 on China Import Data


"Australia?s dollar erased a decline as data showing a higher-than-estimated growth in China?s imports outweighed concern that the South Pacific nation?s central bank will cut interest rates. The so-ca..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-08 05:43
Taggar: aussie, bank, currencies, dollar, economy, inflation, rate

AUD/USD ? 1.03 not tested despite stronger Chinese Trade Balance


"It has been a topsy turvy day for AUD/USD during early Asian trade. Earlier (8.30 SGT, 7.30pm EST), the Reserve Bank of Australia downgraded their growth and inflation forecasts in its latest statemen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-08 05:10
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar, economy, inflation, report

AUD/USD ? Little Change after Positive Employment Data


"AUD/USD is almost unchanged in Thursday’s European session, as the pair trades in the low-1.03 range. There was good news on the Australian employment front, as Employment Change increased sharp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-07 15:29
Taggar: aussie, dollar, employment, oil, point, rate

AUDUSD Touches 1.03 on Jobs Data


"Australia?s dollar held losses against most of its major peers and the nation?s bonds rallied on speculation weaker economic data will add to the case for the central bank to cut interest rates. The s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-07 03:09
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, employment, inflation, rate, retail sales

AUD/USD ? Australian Dollar Lower After Disappointing Retail Sales Data


"AUD/USD was lower in Wednesday’s European session. The Australian dollar lost ground following disappointing Australian Retail Sales. The Aussie dipped below the 1.03 level before recovering, an..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-06 16:19
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, point, rate, retail sales

Somewhat Firmer Dollar


"The dollar has strengthened 0.8% against the Aussie currency, 0.6% versus the Swiss franc, 0.4% relative to the euro, 0.3% against the kiwi, 0.2% vis-a-vis the loonie and 0.1% against the yen and poun..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-06 15:02
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie, pound

AUD/USD Falls to 1.0350 After Retail Sales Unexpectedly Fall


"Australia?s dollar fell to the lowest this year after retail sales unexpectedly dropped for a third month, adding to prospects the Reserve Bank will cut interest rates next month. The so-called Aussie..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-06 04:29
Taggar: aussie, bank, currencies, dollar, inflation, rate, retail sales

Weaker Yen and Australian Dollar


"The U.S. currency rose overnight by 1.1% against the yen and 0.5% versus the Aussie dollar.  The greenback lost 0.3% to the euro, 0.2% to the loonie and 0.1% relative to the yuan and Swiss franc..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-05 15:29
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie, rate

AUD/USD Moves up to 1.0450 Before Rate Announcement


"The Australian dollar rose against a majority of its counterparts amid speculation the central bank will hold interest rates unchanged. The Aussie gained versus 13 of its 16 most-traded peers before t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-05 02:50
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, kiwi, oil, rate

Euro Hits some Bumps in the Road


"The dollar has climbed 0.5% against the euro, 0.4% against the Swiss franc, and 0.1% versus the yen and yuan.  It is also down 0.3% against the Aussie dollar, 0.2% versus the kiwi and sterling, a..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-04 14:24
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

AUDUSD Moves to 1.0430 and Bonds Fall, before RBA Meets


"Australia?s bonds fell, sending benchmark 10-year yields to a nine-month high, and the local dollar was supported amid speculation the central bank will hold interest rates unchanged tomorrow. The so-..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-04 05:15
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar, inflation, kiwi, rate, report

Aussie and Kiwi Remain Steady Before China Manufacturing


"The Australian and New Zealand dollars held gains from yesterday before data forecast to show an expansion in Chinese manufacturing accelerated, boosting trade prospects. Australian bonds fell, with t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-01 02:43
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, rate

Australian Dollar Forecast Relies on Gas


"Strategists are boosting forecasts for Australia?s dollar by the most of any Group of 10 currency, betting that $190 billion of natural-gas projects will keep funds flowing into the nation as spending..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-01 02:33
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, rate

AUD / JPY Technicals ? New Highs again but slower gains


"Prices has been making W/W gains ever since the bullish breakout at the start of the year, though body of the candles have been shortening, givng us a thin dragonfly doji last week. A main reason of t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-30 04:24
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bull, dollar, pound, profit

AUD / USD Moves to Four Day High Above 1.0470


"Australia?s dollar gained versus against its U.S. counterpart for the first time in five days as investor risk appetite swelled and commodities and stocks rose. The Aussie strengthened against the maj..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-30 02:38
Taggar: aussie, dollar, kiwi, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Slides Below 1.04


"The Australian dollar continues to sag, and has fallen below the 1.04 level. The Aussie has been no match for the US dollar, shedding over 150 points in less than a week. US New Home Sales were a big..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-28 19:29
Taggar: aussie, day trading, dollar, durable goods, goods orders, home sales, point, trading

Next Week


"Interest rate policy meetings are scheduled next week in the United States, India, Israel, Hungary, New Zealand and Malaysia.  The FOMC decision on Wednesday will be followed by a Bernanke press..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-25 21:33
Taggar: aussie, market, rate

AUD/USD ? Aussie Losing Ground, Dips Below 1.05 Line


"AUD/USD has posted losses in Thursday trading, and finds itself below the important 1.05 level. The Australian dollar has not responded to strong Chinese Manufacturing data earlier in the day. The mar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-24 16:57
Taggar: aussie, day trading, dollar, employment, market, trading

AUD/USD ? Australian CPI Data Disappoints


"Australia released key inflation data earlier on Wednesday, and the news disappointed the markets. Australian CPI fell sharply, and the Aussie responded by losing ground, before recovering. AUD/USD wa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-23 17:04
Taggar: aussie, cpi, home sales, inflation, market, point, price index, trading

Australian Consumer Prices Gain Less Than Forecasts


"Australia?s dollar dropped, halting a two-day gain, after data showed consumer prices increased last quarter by less than economists forecast, giving the Reserve Bank scope to cut borrowing costs furt..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-23 09:00
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, price index

AUD/USD ? Aussie Climbs After BOJ Announcement


"AUD/USD has gained ground in Tuesday trading, as it received a lift from news out of Japan. The Bank of Japan met for an important policy meeting on Tuesday, and announced that it was doubling its inf..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-22 17:18
Taggar: aussie, bank, home sales, inflation, trading

Australian and N.Z. Dollars Rise to Highest Against Yen Since 2008


"The Australian and New Zealand dollars rose to the strongest against the yen in more than four years as the Japanese currency tumbled on bets policy makers will work to push it down further to spur ec..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-18 02:01
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, kiwi

AUD/USD Lower After Weak Aussie Employment Data


"AUD/USD broke out of range trading in the mid-1.05 range, after Australia released disappointing employment data. The Aussie dipped below the 1.05 line, but has recovered slightly, and crossed  back i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-17 17:32
Taggar: aussie, dollar, employment, market, point, rate, trading

Volatile Currency Movements Overnight


"The U.S. dollar has risen 1.1% versus the yen but declined 1.0% against the kiwi.  The buck advanced 0.5% against the Aussie dollar but dropped 0.6% against the euro.  The dollar also has ea..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-17 14:24
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, trading

Sentiment Data Leads Aussie Dollar Fall Versus Yen


"The Australian dollar fell for a second day against the yen after data showed consumer confidence was little changed from a two-month low, underscoring concern the South Pacific nation?s economy is we..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-16 05:27
Taggar: aussie, bank, consumer confidence, dollar, economy, kiwi

The Australian Dollar Staying Strong


"Forget a weakening economy and the prospect of further monetary easing. Here’s what will keep the Aussie dollar robust in the months ahead – a rebound in commodity prices and even lower in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-15 07:08
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, currencies, currency, dollar, economy, foreign exchange, rate

AUDUSD Drops below 1.0550 Before Employment Data


"The Australian dollar slid versus most of its 16 major peers before a report this week that may show an increase in unemployment, adding to signs of weakness in the domestic economy. Australia?s curre..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-15 06:54
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, economy, employment, kiwi, report

AUD/USD ? Australian Dollar Climbs as Chinese Trade Surplus Jumps


"The Australian dollar is looking sharp, as the currency hit a one-month high against its US counterpart in Thursday?s trading. The aussie, which has climbed all the way to the 1.0570 range, was buoyed..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-10 18:28
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, employment, market, trading

AUD/USD Technicals ? Retail Sales helping 1.051-1.052 resistance band


"15 Minutes Chart Aussie Retail Sales came in at -0.1%, surprising analysts who were calling for a 0.3% gain. Price fell back below 1.05 in quick succession but has since recovered slightly. Looking a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-09 04:31
Taggar: announcement, aussie, bull, retail sales

AUD/USD Technicals ? No developments but potential fireworks next 2 months


"Hourly Chart Aussie currently trading in the consolidation range found between 1.047 – 1.052. Break below support opens up 1.04 as further support. Weekly Chart From the weekly chart, a wedge..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-08 07:33
Taggar: aussie, bull, rate, trading

AUD/USD ? Climb Continues as Australian Dollar Tops 1.05


"AUD/USD continues to push higher following the fiscal cliff agreement reached in Congress earlier this week. The pair has crossed over the 1.05 line, its highest level since mid-December. The US dolla..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-03 16:24
Taggar: aussie, dollar, employment, market, us market

Lots of Japanese Data and Disappointing Retail PMI Scores


"The dollar extended its 28-month high against the yen to 86.65.  The greenback shows net overnight gains of 0.4% against the euro and Swissie and of 0.1% relative to the yen, kiwi, and sterling.&..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-12-28 12:40
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Aussie and Kiwi Rise Against Yen After Report on China Manufacturing


"The Australian and New Zealand dollars rose against the yen after a private report showed Chinese manufacturing improved, boosting trade prospects. The so-called Aussie climbed to a nine-month high ag..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-12-14 05:46
Taggar: aussie, bank, currencies, currency, dollar, kiwi, report

Australian Dollar Slides a Little to 1.0470 as China Trade Data Disappoints


"Australia?s dollar fell from the highest in more than two months after Chinese exports and imports trailed economists? forecasts, damping the South Pacific nation?s trade prospects. The so-called Auss..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-12-10 06:43
Taggar: aussie, currencies, dollar, kiwi

Aussie Dollar Holds on Near 1.05 on China Rebound Signs


"Australia?s dollar traded 0.3 percent from the highest in more than two months amid signs economic growth in China is rebounding, boosting the South Pacific nation?s prospects for exports. The so-call..."

RBA Dec Rate Decision ? Expectations


"Data from Australia has been supportive of a rate cut expectation, with Monday’s domestic data no different. Retail sales came in at 0.0% in Oct, missing consensus forecast of 0.4%. This figure..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-12-03 04:28
Taggar: aussie, rate, retail sales

AUD/USD Technicals ? Unable to retake 1.048, breaks 1.046 support


"Hourly Chart Aussie rallied strongly during US hours last night on the back of Fiscal Cliff optimism, with Obama saying that he wish a deal could be reached by Christmas. Many others have stood forwa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-29 09:38
Taggar: aussie

Aussie Trading Near 1.0460 on Stock Gains and U.S. Budget Optimism


"Australia?s dollar traded 0.3 percent from a two-month high after equities rebounded globally on speculation the U.S. will avoid the so-called fiscal cliff, boosting demand for higher-yielding assets..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-29 05:28
Taggar: aussie, dollar, dollar trade, investment, report

Aussie and Kiwi Near 2-Week Highs


"The Australian and New Zealand dollars traded near their strongest levels in two weeks as speculation euro-area finance ministers will unlock bailout funds for Greece boosted demand for higher-yieldin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-26 05:29
Taggar: aussie, bank, currencies, dollar, finance, kiwi, share, shares

Aussie, Loonie Join the Ranks of Reserve Currencies


"Forex trading news and informationThe International Monetary Fund has asked its member countries to begin including information about loonie and Aussie holdings in their enumerations of reserve assets..."

AUD/USD Technicals ? 1.032 vs 1.042


"Hourly Chart Aussie is currently trading between 1.035/1.037, the L3/L4 support zone for today. If we were to use Daily Chart as reference (see below), the recent downtrend can be interpreted as simp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-21 11:17
Taggar: aussie, bear, trading

Could Loonie Be a Reserve Currency?


"IMF considers new classification for Canadian dollarThe International Monetary Fund is considering a new classification for the Canadian dollar: Reserve currency. The IMF thinks that the loonie might..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-20 09:38
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, economy, financial, forex, forex trading, loonie, market, oil, trading

Yen at Six-Month Low; Euroland GDP Fell Modestly in 3Q


"A lot of European data were released, but today’s main currency movement belongs to the yen. Dollar/yen rose 1.1% to a 6-month high of 81.16.  The greenback rose 0.4% against the Aussie dol..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-15 15:08
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, loonie

Australia Employment Change (OCT) ? Reaction


"Australia Employment Data headline figure was much better than expected, with a net +10.7K jobs created vs -5K expected. Looking deeper, Full Time Employment increased by +18.7K, though lesser than pr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-08 04:58
Taggar: aussie, economy, employment, rate

Judgement Day in America


"Today’s U.S. presidential election outcome is generally considered too close to call.  Representing world opinion, the Economist and Financial Times endorsed Obama despite reservations abou..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-06 14:55
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar, financial, rate

Asia Closing: AUD/USD fail to latch onto 1.04, USD/JPY trades below 80.0


"USD/JPY H1 Price facing resistance around 29th Oct peak and 25th Oct low, falling back below H4 and Yesterday’s High, breaking back below 80.0 in the process. Support could be seen around H3 wh..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-01 11:17
Taggar: aussie

US Market Recap: Equities retreat sharply, breaking away from consolidation.


"USD Basket 1M USD strengthened again, holding above 0.92 comfortably. The latest USD rally pushed Aussie below 1.03 (which has since recovered post HSBC China Flash PMI), Fiber below 1.30 and Cable b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-24 06:28
Taggar: aussie, cable, gold

US Market Recap: Equities and Currencies safe for now?


"USD Basket 1M USD increased strength tremendously, hitting 1 month high. However, Cable and Fiber managed to stay above 1.30 and 1.60 respectively, with Aussie keeping above 1.03 as well. S&P 500..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-23 05:08
Taggar: aussie, cable

Lower Share Prices and Bond Yields but Fairly Steady Currencies


"Overnight movements in the dollar this Friday were limited to gains of 0.2% against the Swiss franc and 0.1% vrsus the euro, Aussie dollar, yuan and loonie, along with dips of 0.1% relative to the yen..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-19 13:19
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market, point, report

Asia Closing: Early market buoyant after Chinese Data.


"USD/JPY H1 Asian session started with a bang with price rallied above yesterday’s High and headed straight for H4 before pulling back. Towards closing session price attempted to break below but..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-18 11:01
Taggar: aussie, trading

Aussie Moves to Two-Week High above 1.03 as Spain Bailout Bets Boosts Risk


"The Australian dollar climbed to its highest level in two weeks and government bonds fell as speculation Spain is closer to requesting a sovereign bailout spurred appetite for riskier assets. New Zeal..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-17 06:05
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, investment, kiwi

US Market Overnight: Dow post largest gain since QE3


"USD Basket 1M Price approaching 0.95 significant support after a strong risk rally last night, bringing USD lower. Cable, Fiber and Aussie are currently now trading above previous significant resista..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-17 05:45
Taggar: aussie, cable, trading

Asia Closing: Down but not out, but for how long?


"USD/JPY H1 No new developments as an inside day range is formed. Price could face strong support/resistance at 78.15 and 78.5 respectively especially if there is no new progress/setbacks with regards..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-10 12:08
Taggar: aussie, bull

Australian Dollar Rallies From 3 Month Low to above 1.02 on Europe Fund and Iron Ore


"The Australian dollar rallied from a three-month low reached yesterday after finance ministers in Europe declared the region?s permanent aid fund operational and gains in commodity prices boosted dema..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-09 06:57
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, finance

Asia Closing: USD weakness seen.


"USD/JPY H1 USD/JPY finally showing first sign of weakness this week as price broke below the rising trendline. Bears tested yesterday’s during early Asian Session but currently price is nicely..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-05 10:20
Taggar: aussie, bear, bull, trading

US Market Roundup: Market inching higher but bulls haven?t won.


"USD Basket USD inched higher, pushing above 0.92 level. Aussie was the biggest loser against USD yesterday while EUR/USD gained marginally. Is this rally from Sep 16th low due to recovering US econom..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-04 04:55
Taggar: aussie, economy, gold, margin, trading

Aussie Drops as RBA Cuts Rate


"Australian dollar in currency tradingAussie is headed lower in forex trading on the currency market today, thanks to the Reserve Bank of Australia's surprise rate cut. The RBA slashed rates to 3.25 pe..."

Aussie Pulls Back in Forex Trading


"Australian dollar in currency tradingAussie is pulling back in forex trading on the currency market today, dropping as fears about global economic growth weigh on high beta currencies. The Australian..."

Euro, Aussie Slide as Rally Succumbs to Profit-Taking


"The euro tested last week’s low against the dollar on Monday, while the growth-linked Aussie and kiwi slid on profit-taking as their rally sparked by stimulus moves made by the world’s cen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-24 07:42
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, kiwi, profit

Aussie Debacle Signaling China Hard Landing as Iron Market Melts


"From the end of 2008 through July, no major currency appreciated as much as Australia?s dollar, thanks to booming shipments of iron ore and other commodities to China. Since then, it?s the worst perfo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-24 03:42
Taggar: aussie, bank, currencies, currency, dollar, rate

Aussie Dollar Falls Amid European Stalemate, Before RBA


"Australia?s dollar declined on speculation disagreement among the euro region?s leaders on debt-crisis solutions is curbing prospects for growth, damping demand for higher-yielding assets. The Austral..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-24 03:38
Taggar: aussie, bank, currencies, dollar

Aussie Slips in Forex Trading


"Australian dollar in currency tradingAussie is slipping a bit in forex trading on the currency market today. After heading higher on the prospect of easing in Japan, Aussie is pulling back. Risk appet..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-19 10:14
Taggar: aussie, currency, currency trading, dollar, forex, forex trading, gold, market, rate, trading

Quiet Monday, Steady Dollar


"The dollar is unchanged on net from Friday closing levels against the yen, loonie, Swiss franc and kiwi.  The greenback has risen 0.2% against the Aussie dollar and 0.1% versus the yuan and euro..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-17 13:25
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Yen Climbs Against Most Peers Before BOJ Meets; Aussie Declines


"The yen rose against most of its major peers before the Bank of Japan (8301) starts a two-day meeting tomorrow as investors weighed whether it will follow the Federal Reserve in expanding monetary eas..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-17 08:20
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, economy, report

Australian Dollar Trades Near 3-Week High Ahead of Fed Decision


"The Australian dollar traded 0.4 percent from the highest level in three weeks as speculation the Federal Reserve may signal further stimulus supported demand for riskier assets. The so-called Aussie..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-13 02:59
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, dollar trade, kiwi

Aussie Nears 3-Week High as Fed Bets Boost Risk Demand


"The Australian dollar touched an almost three-week high as demand for riskier assets rose amid speculation the Federal Reserve will implement a third round of quantitative easing, or QE, at a meeting..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-12 03:52
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar

Big Day for Central Bank Watching


"The Aussie dollar has rebounded 0.5% against its U.S. counterpart in spite of soft Australian labor market data. The U.S. currency otherwise is unchanged against the yen and sterling and down by 0.3%..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-06 13:43
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market

Ezone Service PMI Scores Revised Lower as Investors Continue to Await ECB Meeting


"The Australian dollar fell another 0.4% against the U.S. currency in reaction to 2Q Aussie GDP figures and touched a 6-week low of $1.0165.. The greenback also advanced 0.3% against the loonie and 0.2..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-05 14:14
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Euro slips, Aussie dollar hit by China data


"The euro and commodity currencies started the new week on the defensive, with the Australian dollar slipping to a fresh five-week low as the market reacted in dismay to more signs of weakness in the C..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-03 03:45
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, currencies, dollar, economy, market

August in Figures


"Commodity prices rose sharply, and equities advanced more moderately in August.  The yield spread widened, while the dollar experienced mixed results, falling against key European currencies and..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-01 22:36
Taggar: aussie, currencies, dollar, loonie, rate, spread

Dollar Down ahead of Bernanke?s Jackson Hole Speech


"The dollar has declined by 0.8% against the euro, which hit an 8-week high of $1.2629.  The dollar also has fallen 0.8% against the Swiss franc, as well as 0.6% versus the loonie, 0.5% relative t..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-08-31 16:27
Taggar: aussie, dollar, loonie

Spanish Delay


"Following talks in Madrid between the leaders of Spain and France, Spain?s Prime Minister announced another delay in whether it would seek a bailout.  This news added to some weak data to depress..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-08-30 18:27
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, share

Australian Dollar Falls Amid Slowdown Concerns, Chinese Stocks


"The Australian dollar fell to the weakest level in more than a month against its U.S. peer after the nation?s home-building permits fell by the most in a decade. The Aussie declined to a nearly two-mo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-08-30 01:31
Taggar: aussie, dollar, trading

Strengthening Euro


"The euro climbed 0.9% against the dollar and touched a six-week peak against the yen of 99.075 overnight.  By policy design, the Swiss franc also advanced 0.9% against the greenback, moving in ta..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-08-21 15:55
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar

Australian Dollar Gains Against Majors After RBA Minutes


"The Australian dollar rose after the release of minutes showing the central bank saw domestic economic growth overshadowing a ?fragile? global outlook at its Aug. 7 policy meeting. The so-called Aussi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-08-21 10:54
Taggar: aussie, bank, currencies, currency, dollar

Aussie Heads Higher on RBA Minutes


"Australian dollar in forex tradingAussie is heading higher today, thanks to the release of the latest RBA minutes. The minutes from the Reserve Bank of Australia make no mention of intervening to weak..."

Aussie Edges Higher against US Dollar


"Forex traders wait for RBA announcementThe Reserve Bank of Australia is expected to give commentary on the economy, and possible actions for the future, on Tuesday. The news is that the RBA might be t..."

Aussie Pares Earlier Losses


"Australian dollar in forex tradingAussie is paring its earlier losses against the US dollar in currency trading on the FX market today. Right now, the Australian dollar is slightly higher in forex tra..."

More Weak Data Reported Around the World


"China, Japan, Britain and India released data accentuating economic weakness. Central banks in Japan, Indonesia, and Korea left policy stances unchanged. The dollar has risen 0.4% against the euro, Sw..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-08-09 13:47
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Currency Markets Quiet


"The dollar has edged down 0.1% against the loonie, euro, Swissie, Aussie dollar and yuan.  The greenback is unchanged against the kiwi, 0.3% lower versus sterling and 0.1% firmer relative to the..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-08-07 13:33
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

Risk Edges Higher on the Forex Markets


"High beta currencies in forex tradingRisk is edging a bit higher today, gaining as forex traders look for higher yields. High beta currencies have the upper hand, with the euro, pound, and Aussie all..."

Second Week of August Begins Quietly


"The dollar rose 0.5% against sterling, fell 0.4% against the yen, and is otherwise pretty stable with upticks of 0.1% versus the euro, Swiss franc, kiwi, Aussie dollar and yuan but a 0.2% dip relative..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-08-06 13:07
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, report, share

Waiting to See What Mr. Draghi Announces


"All eyes are on the ECB press conference, which starts at 12:30 GMT. The dollar has slipped by 0.6% against the kiwi, 0.5% versus the Swissie and Aussie dollar, 0.4% relative to the euro, 0.3% against..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-08-02 13:00
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Less Investor Angst than Earlier this Week


"The dollar and yen have eased in tandem by 0.8% relative to the kiwi, 0.6% versus the Aussie dollar, and 0.5% against the euro, Swissie, loonie, and sterling.  The dollar also has edged 0.1% lowe..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-07-26 13:26
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

US Dollar Gains as Safe Haven


"Greenback in currency tradingUS dollar is higher in forex trading on the currency market today, gaining as uncertainty encourages the use of the greenback as a safe haven.  Worries about China an..."

Aussie Higher, But Will the Gains Last?


"Aussie in forex tradingThe Australian dollar is higher in currency trading on the FX market right now, but how long will the gains last? Concerns about the global economy are likely to weigh on riskie..."

Aussie Struggles to Maintain Recent Gains


"Aussie in forex tradingThe Australian dollar forex trading forecast is in doubt, and the Aussie is struggling to maintain its recent gains. Since the dramatic drop on Friday, the Down Under currency h..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-07-10 11:05
Taggar: aussie, currencies, currency, dollar, forex, forex trading, gold, point, report, trading

Aussie Manages to Limit Losses in Forex Trading


"Australian dollar in currency tradingAussie is managing to limit its losses today in forex trading, holding above the 1.0150 level against the US dollar. Even though Australian dollar is down on the d..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-07-09 10:51
Taggar: aussie, currency, currency trading, dollar, economy, forex, forex trading, gold, trading

Aussie Gets Boost in Forex Trading


"Australian dollar in currency tradingAussie is getting a boost in forex trading on the currency market today, although some of those gains are likely to be pared. Aussie is receiving a little bit of h..."

Aussie Finds Support as Gold Rises


"Aussie in forex tradingAussie is finding support in forex trading on the currency market as gold prices head a little bit higher. Even though risk appetite is a bit scarce right now, the Australian do..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-06-12 10:53
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, economy, forex, forex trading, gold, market, trading

AUD/NZD Consolidates into Symmetrical Triangle on W1


"After a short-term double top formation on Aussie/Kiwi failed last week, something new is emerging in the same currency pair. A multi-year bullish trend that has started for&#..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2012-06-10 12:13
Taggar: aussie, bull, currency, currency pair, forex, kiwi

Weaker Stocks, Stronger Dollar, Lots of Data Released


"The dollar and yen climbed overnight by 1.1% against the euro and Swiss franc, 0.8% versus the kiwi, Aussie dollar and sterling, 0.7% relative to the loonie and 0.1% against the yuan. Equities slumped..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-06-08 16:34
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Ben to crush EUR?s hopes?


"Who of note is brave enough to land that first punch? No disrespect to the Aussies. It seems that global policymakers are about to be engulfed by world events again. Will they be sinful of taking a re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-06-07 11:33
Taggar: aussie

Aussie Heads Higher after Chinese Rate Cut


"Aussie in forex tradingAustralian dollar is getting a boost in forex trading today, heading higher as China announces a surprise rate cut. The rate cut was mostly unexpected, and has provided a boost..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-06-07 09:10
Taggar: aussie, currencies, dollar, economy, forex, forex trading, rate, trading

Expect the EUR to Disappoint


"The bids keep coming so far this morning, mostly a hang over from a better than expected US non-manufacturing ISM yesterday. This even despite Moody?s cutting the credit ratings for several Austrian a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-06-06 12:36
Taggar: aussie, bank, market, report

Dollar Basically Unchanged on Balance


"The dollar has edged up 0.1% against the yen, Aussie dollar and kiwi and shows no net changes versus sterling, the Swiss franc, euro and yuan.  Swiss central bankers reportedly are making conting..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-05-29 13:11
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar, kiwi, report

Aussie Struggles in Forex Trading


"Australian dollar in currency tradingAussie continues to struggle in forex trading on the currency market. Aussie is lower today as risk aversion sets in, and high beta currencies are hit. Indeed, Aus..."

Aussie Continues to Weaken in Forex Trading


"Australian dollar in currency tradingThe Aussie continues to weaken in forex trading on the currency market, bringing down the formerly preferred Down Under currency. Latest developments, though, are..."

RBA Rate Cut Squeezes AUD


"Asian bourses have ended trading hitting four-month lows as weaker US data added to rising worries over Europe. Commodities and their currency sensitive pairings are not immune to the surround sound o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-05-18 19:14
Taggar: aussie, bear, currency, gold, market, trading

Aussie Drops in Forex Trading


"Currency trading with the Australian dollarAussie is dropping in forex trading as the Down Under currency suffers from concerns about the state of the global economy. Even though the euro is seeing a..."

Aussie Heads Lower in Forex Trading


"Australian dollar down in currency tradingAussie is losing ground in forex trading on the currency market today as risk aversion rises, and as gold prices fall. Aussie touched a new 2012 low against t..."

Aussie Takes It On the Chin


"Weaker than expected Chinese data has added to market unease allowing the big dollar to end the week on firmer footing. Guilty by association has the antipodean currencies struggling outright. The Au..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-05-11 18:39
Taggar: aussie, currencies, currency, dollar, market, spread

Dollar Steady Despite Lots of New Information


"The dollar shows no overnight change against the yen, euro, and Swiss franc.  The greenback lost 0.5% against the Aussie dollar, 0.3% relative to the kiwi, and 0.1% versus the loonie and sterling..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-05-10 14:02
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

An Outsized Interest Rate Cut by Australia?s Central Bank


"The Reserve Bank of Australia’s Official Cash Rate was slashed by 50 basis points to 3.75%, twice the expected reduction.  The Aussie dollar and kiwi in response fell by 1.1% and 0.7% again..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-05-01 13:38
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar, kiwi, point, rate

Aussie Tanks on Surprisingly Deep RBA Rate Cut


"Australian dollar in forex tradingAussie is heading lower in currency trading on the FX market today, dropping as concerns about the Australian economy are considered, thanks to the latest Reserve Ban..."

Aussie Gets a Boost on Better Eurozone Data


"Australian dollar in currency tradingAussie is heading higher in forex trading today, gaining as better eurozone data helps risk appetite. Even so, the Australian dollar is mostly softer on the week..."

Freaky Friday to Break EUR?


"For the past two days this market was willing to apply risk. Investors were encouraged by the ?highly accommodative rhetoric? from Fed Yellen and the BoJ?s Shirakawa pursuit of ?powerful easing? to ov..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-04-13 12:30
Taggar: aussie, bear, currency, employment, industrial production, market

Some Reassuring News


"Australia reported much better-than-expected labor statistics for March.  Employment climbed 44.0K, the second increase of more than 40K in three months, and the jobless rate held at 5.2% instead..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-04-12 13:38
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar, employment, rate, report

Euro and European Stocks Strengthened Overnight


"The U.S. dollar has relinquished 0.6% against the euro, sterling and Swiss franc.  The Greenback also lost 0.7% against the kiwi, 0.5% versus the Aussie dollar and 0.1% relative to the yen and yu..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-04-11 13:40
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi

Aussie Loses Ground in Forex Trading


"Australian dollar heads lower in currency tradingAussie is losing ground in forex trading today, dropping as risk aversion sets in. The Australian dollar is down in currency trading as concerns about..."

Fragile End to a Fragile Week in Financial Markets


"The euro is trading 0.4% higher at $1.3252 in spite of new evidence released yesterday that Europe is in recession.  The dollar has also declined 0.6% versus the Swiss franc, 0.5% relative to the..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-03-23 13:25
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, trading

Marking Time Ahead of U.S. Data Releases


"Net overnight movement in the dollar has been confined to rises of 0.2% against the yen and 0.1% versus the loonie, Swissie, and euro and declines of 0.2% against the yuan and 0.1% relative to sterlin..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-03-16 13:05
Taggar: aussie, dollar, loonie, share

Risk On ahead of ECB Press Conference and Greek PSI Deadline


"The U.S. currency has risen 0.6% against the yen.  The dollar otherwise is down 1.2% against the kiwi, 0.7% relative to the Aussie dollar, 0.6% versus the euro, 0.4% against the Swissie and 0.3%..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-03-08 14:08
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Firmer Dollar as EU Leaders Meet in Brussels


"The dollar strengthened overnight by 0.6% against the kiwi, 0.5% relative to the yen and euro, 0.4% against the Swiss franc, 0.3% versus the Aussie dollar, 0.2% against sterling and 0.1% versus the Ca..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-03-02 14:26
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, margin

Aussie Gains as Good News Boosts Risk Appetite


"Australian dollar in currency tradingAussie is gaining today as good news boosts risk appetite in the financial markets. The Australian dollar is high in currency trading on good news out of the Unite..."

Aussie Reaches Support in Forex Trading


"Currency trading with the Australian dollarThe Aussie has found a support level in forex trading against the US dollar today. Aussie is a little bit higher today, thanks to the latest news out of Aust..."

Guarded Optimism After European Service PMI Releases and Ahead of U.S. Labor Report


"The dollar is mostly marking time, with gains of 0.3% against the kiwi, 0.2% versus the Aussie dollar and 0.1% relative to the loonie, no change against the yen and yuan, and dips of 0.1% against the..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-02-03 14:42
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

Quiet Start to Groundhog?s Day ? Eye on Bernanke


"The dollar shows minimal overnight movement.  It’s up 0.2% and 0.1% against the Swiss franc and euro but down 0.1% relative to the yen, loonie, Aussie dollar, kiwi and yuan.  Sterling..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-02-02 14:39
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market

Month-end Data Deluge and Better Market Tone


"Riskier assets were better bid on the final day of January. Stocks are mostly higher.  The dollar is down.  Commodities and bond yields rose. The dollar has fallen 1.2% against the kiwi, 0.7..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-01-31 15:12
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Russia Announces the Aussie as a Reserve Currency


"Aussie gains in currency tradingThe Aussie is rising today, thanks to newfound popularity with the Russians. The Russian central bank deputy minister announced that the Australian dollar will be used..."

Aussie Loses Momentum in Forex Trading


"Gold prices fall, bringing Aussie down as wellAussie is losing momentum in forex trading today, falling as risk appetite disappears. Riskier assets are lower on the currency market today, and that inc..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-01-24 09:48
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, forex, forex trading, gold, market, trading

Euro Pulls Back in Forex Trading


"17-nation currency fallsEuro is pulling back in forex trading, after a rally that saw some of the highest levels in weeks. However, the euro is now lower against most other major currencies, strugglin..."

Aussie Stronger on China, Gold Prices


"Aussie gains in forex tradingAussie is higher in forex trading today, gaining as indications of Chinese efforts to stimulate growth are seen, as well as gains for gold. The Australian dollar's perform..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-01-20 13:53
Taggar: aussie, currency, currency trading, dollar, forex, forex trading, gold, trading

Even German GDP Contracted Last Quarter


"The dollar has firmed overnight by 0.6% against the Swiss franc, 0.5% relative to the euro and sterling, 0.3% versus the Aussie dollar, 0.2% against the yen and 0.1% versus the loonie.  The kiwi..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-01-11 14:10
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

Slightly Softer Dollar on Final Trading Day of 2011


"The dollar depreciated overnight by 0.3% against the yen and both Aussie and New Zealand dollars.  It also eased 0.1% against the Swiss franc and was fixed in China at CNY 6.3009, its softest fix..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-12-30 14:08
Taggar: aussie, dollar

Greenback Drops Against Commodity Currencies


"US dollar in forex tradingGreenback is lower against commodity currencies today as oil prices pare losses, and as gold prices surge higher. While gold prices still remain below $1,600 an ounce, they a..."

Trading Winding Down as Blood is Spilt in Iraq


"The dollar is narrowly mixed, showing rises of 0.4% against the Swiss franc, 0.2% versus the yen and euro, and 0.1% against the loonie and sterling.  The dollar has lost 0.3% against the kiwi aft..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-12-22 17:11
Taggar: aussie, dollar, kiwi, loonie, report

Yen is a Chosen One


"As we round out the year there are only a few currencies that investors are gravitating towards, and one of them is the yen. The Aussie seems to have become afflicted by its strong association with Ch..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-12-19 15:00
Taggar: aussie, bank, currencies, currency

Yen is a Chosen One


"As we round out the year there are only a few currencies that investors are gravitating towards, and one of them is the yen. The Aussie seems to have become afflicted by its strong association with Ch..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-12-16 19:29
Taggar: aussie, bank, currencies, currency

What's Next for Britain and the European Union?


"UK pound mixed in forex tradingThe big news today is that Britain has rejected the latest EU fiscal rules -- and the fact that the Union would be able to tinker with budgets not up to scratch. This ru..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-12-09 09:26
Taggar: aussie, dollar, financial, forex, forex trading, loonie, market, pound, trading

China Cuts Reserve Requirement


"Aussie surges on Chinese decisionWhile the rest of the world was focusing on the major central banks' decision to increase dollar liquidity through swaps, China was quietly cutting its reserve require..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-11-30 09:18
Taggar: aussie, bank, currencies, currency, dollar, forex, forex trading, gold, market, point, trading

Euro Heads above 1.34 before Falling Back in Forex Trading


"Euro lower against the US dollarEuro broke through the 1.3400 level earlier in the session, gaining against the US dollar. The boost came after the Italian bond auction was considered a success, and o..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-11-29 09:09
Taggar: aussie, currencies, currency, dollar, forex, forex trading, market, pound, trading

Aussie Makes Strides in Forex Trading


"Australian dollar breaks above parity in currency tradingAussie is heading higher in forex trading today, following yesterday's gains by high beta currencies. The holiday shopping season, and optimism..."

Softer Dollar


"The dollar gave back ground today, falling 2.3% against the Aussie dollar, 2.1% relative to the kiwi, 1.4% against the loonie, 1.0% each versus the euro and Swissie, and 0.8% against sterling.  T..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-11-28 14:44
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Fragile yet Better Tone in Market


"Stocks in Europe have firmed 0.8% in Germany, 0.6% in France, and 0.4% in Great Britain. The dollar, which does best under conditions of high risk aversion, settled back 0.5% against the Swiss franc..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-11-22 14:08
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Aussie dollar on one knee with Yen in demand


"The market, by all accounts, seems to have turned more outright bearish on the EUR. It has returned to being bullish on the JPY after BoJ intervention reduced interests in the last few weeks. The yen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-11-18 21:49
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bear, bull, currency, dollar, market

Aussie Drops in Forex Trading on Risk Aversion


"Eurozone worries send high beta currencies lowerThe Aussie forex trading forecast for the long term is a little uncertain, but for the short term, it looks as though weakness is likely to be the trend..."

Suspense in Greek and Italian Politics


"The dollar is unchanged overnight against the yen and euro but otherwise mixed.  The U.S. currency slid by 0.5% against the Swiss franc and 0.1% versus the yuan and sterling but has risen against..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-11-08 14:26
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currencies, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Aussie Dollar in a Copper Cauldron!


"by Jack Crooks I keep thinking that any day now the Australian dollar will take a dirt nap. It took one back in mid-2008, falling a stunning 39 percent in just three months in the midst of the credit..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-10-24 07:40
Taggar: aussie, dollar

China Slowing Down


"Global economy could be hit be China slowdownChina's economy is slowing down, with inflation easing, and expectations that it will continue to ease. The news isn't great for the rest of the world, whi..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-10-14 09:51
Taggar: aussie, currencies, economy, forex, forex trade, forex trading, inflation, trading

Aussie Heads Higher in Forex Trading


"High beta currencies rise on forex traders' optimismThe Aussie is heading higher in forex trading on the currency market, gaining on global optimism. Forex traders are feeling more optimistic today, a..."

German-French Accord to Recapitalize European Banks


"French President Sarkozy and German Chancellor Merkel on Sunday announced an agreement to ensure sufficient capitalization of European banks. Although few details of the accord were released, markets..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-10-10 13:22
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar, kiwi, market

Aussie Climbs Higher in Forex Trading


"AUD/USD gains in currency tradingAussie is climbing higher in forex trading on the currency market today, gaining as risk appetite continues to make a strong appearance, continuing from last week. AUD..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-10-10 09:38
Taggar: aussie, currency, currency trading, dollar, forex, forex trading, gold, market, trading

U.S. and Canadian Jobs Day


"Markets have absorbed yesterday’s ECB and Bank of England policy announcements and now look ahead to the release of North American September employment data.  Weak U.S. jobs numbers are ant..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-10-07 13:29
Taggar: announcement, aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar, employment, kiwi, market

Aussie Loses Ground in Forex Trading


"AUD/USD lower in currency tradingThe Australian dollar is losing ground in forex trading on the currency market. Once again, the U.S. dollar is mostly higher in currency trading across the board, and..."

U.S. Dollar Surges Against Other Currencies in Forex Trading


"Greenback higher as risk aversion takes root in the marketThe U.S. dollar is surging, heading higher against other currencies as forex traders show their clear risk aversion. A number of things have c..."

Canadian Retail Sales Drop


"Loonie down in forex tradingCanadian retail sales have proved disappointing, dropping more than the expected 0.3%. Canadian auto sales also disappointed, remaining steady at 0%, rather than showing th..."

Aussie Gets a Boost in Currency Trading


"RBA minutes help Australian dollar in forex tradingAussie is getting a boost today, thanks to the latest minutes released by the RBA. The latest minutes indicate that members of the council overseeing..."

Aussie Recovers Some in Currency Trading


"U.S. dollar still holding on against many currenciesThe Aussie is making a move at recovery in currency trading on the FX market today, heading higher after first moving lower. The Australian dollar s..."

Aussie Retreats in Forex Trading


"Australian dollar in currency tradingYesterday, the Australian dollar saw rather large gains in currency trading on the FX market, moving to highs not seen in a month. The stock market rally in the U..."

Swissie Weakens, Commodity Currencies Strengthen, and Irene Not as Bad as Feared


"The U.S. dollar rose 1.1% against the Swiss franc but lost 0.6% against the Canadian dollar, 0.7% relative to the kiwi and 0.4% against the Aussie dollar.  Other dollar relationships are pretty s..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-08-29 13:52
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi

Jackson Hole Expectations Dumbed Down


"The annual Jackson Hole symposium sponsored by the Kansas City Fed begins today, with Bernanke speaking at 14:00 GMT tomorrow.  Analysts have scaled back their expectations that he might unveil s..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-08-25 13:16
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi

Dollar Eased as Overnight Data Came in Mixed


"The dollar lost 0.8% against the yen, 0.4% relative to the New Zealand and Canadian dollars, 0.3% versus the euro, and 0.2% against the Swissie and Aussie dollar.  The U.S. currency is unchanged..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-08-23 13:37
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar

What's Next for the Australian Dollar in Currency Trading?


"Aussie choppy today in forex tradingMany are wondering what the forex trading forecast holds for the Aussie. It's been a bit of a choppy day for the Australian dollar in currency trading, and general..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-08-23 09:12
Taggar: aussie, currency, currency trading, dollar, economy, forex, forex trading, trading

Dollar Soft in Spite of Risk Aversion


"The Swissie and yen at 14:40 GMT were 48.8% and 21.2% stronger than their 2010 lows against the dollar and 18.0% and 4.5% above last year’s highs.  The kiwi and Aussie dollar were 3.5% and..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-08-22 19:28
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, kiwi

Aussie Plunges in Currency Trading


"Forex trading with the Australian dollarThe Aussie is heading lower in currency trading on the FX market as risk aversion sets in. Even higher gold prices can't help the Aussie right now as forex trad..."

Bloomberg TV: Impact of Downgrade on FX


"I was on Bloomberg Television a few hours ago talking about the potential impact of the S&P downgrade of US debt on the dollar, euro, aussie and other currencies. Click on the image to access th..."

Blog: Kathy Lien - Forex Blog - Currency Research
Tidsstämpel: 2011-08-08 13:33
Taggar: aussie, currencies, dollar

Aussie Lower in Currency Trading on the FX Market


"Australian dollar down in forex tradingThe Aussie is lower in currency trading on the FX market today, heading down as forex traders and other investors alike react to Friday's after market downgrade..."

Fire and Rain: Data Deluge and Debt Frustration


"Still lacking enough votes to pass, the U.S. House of Representatives postponed Thursday’s debt ceiling vote. Moody’s placed Spain’s Aa2 sovereign debt rating on review for a possibl..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-07-29 13:51
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar

FX Market is not Boring just Exhausting


"All the fun was in the Aussie last night, with the doves being trounced by the hawks as inflation numbers pushed the currency to post a new float high. Why can it not be this easy to trade the dollar?..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-07-27 12:19
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, inflation, market, trading

Australian Dollar Builds Strength in Forex Trading


"Aussie gains in currency trading on the FX marketThe Australian dollar is building strength in forex trading today, gaining as gold prices provide some support, and as other economic data help out. Au..."

Commodity Currencies Trade Higher than the U.S. Dollar


"U.S. dollar sinks on debt ceiling differencesCommodity currencies are trading near highs against the U.S. dollar today as concerns about what's next for the U.S. debt ceiling dominate financial market..."

Aussie Falls in Currency Trading, in Spite of Higher Gold Prices


"Australian dollar in forex tradingThe Australian dollar is lower in forex trading on the currency market today, down even though gold prices have breezed through $1,600 an ounce. Normally, higher gold..."

Spotlight on Greece and China


"Currency movements were limited overnight, reflecting a loss of leadership due to U.S. Independence Day closure.  The dollar is 0.5% higher against the Aussie dollar and shows other gains of 0.2%..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-07-04 14:10
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, kiwi

Loonie and Aussie Share Downward Bond


"In yesterday’s post (Tide is Turning for the Aussie), I explained how a prevailing sense of uncertainty in the markets has manifested itself in the form of a declining Australian Dollar. With to..."

Blog: Forex Blog: Currency Trading
Tidsstämpel: 2011-06-30 17:15
Taggar: aussie, dollar, forex, forex market, market

U.S. Dollar Down in Forex Trading


"Greenback lower in currency tradingWith all the optimism and risk appetite as a result of expectations of a Greek bailout, it is little surprise that the U.S. dollar is lower in forex trading. Greenba..."

Austerity Vote by Greek Parliament Delayed to Wednesday


"The dollar is narrowly mixed, showing gains of 0.2% against sterling and 0.1% versus the euro, kiwi and Canadian dollar but losses of 0.3% against the Swiss franc, 0.2% relative to the yuan, Aussie do..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-06-28 13:32
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi

Aussie Struggles in Currency Trading


"Australian dollar lower in forex tradingThe Aussie is struggling in currency trading on the FX market today, moving lower as concerns about the global economy surface -- and as gold prices drop. Fears..."

Euro Sinks on Trichet Comments


"What's next in the euro forex trading forecast?The euro is heading lower in forex trading today on Trichet's comments about rejecting restructuring for Greek debt. Greece continues to provide problems..."

Lower Gold Prices Drag Aussie Down in Currency Trading


"Australian dollar lower in forex tradingThe Aussie is down in currency trading on the FX market, due in large part to lower gold prices today. With the precious metal sliding along with other commodit..."

Lower Gold Prices Drag Aussie Down in Currency Trading


"Australian dollar lower in forex tradingThe Aussie is down in currency trading on the FX market, due in large part to lower gold prices today. With the precious metal sliding along with other commodit..."

Canadian Dollar Performs well in U.S. Session


"Loonie higher in currency tradingThe Canadian dollar has performed well in the U.S. session, heading higher in currency trading on the FX market. The loonie was one of the best performers today, thank..."

Risk Appetite Improves on U.S. Economic Data


"Better than expected U.S. data helps high beta currencies in forex tradingRisk appetite saw an improvement today, thanks to better than expected U.S. economic data. While the labor market isn't improv..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-06-09 17:58
Taggar: aussie, currencies, dollar, forex, forex market, forex trading, market, trading

Is the U.S. Headed for a Depression?


"Some call Fed easing a "failure"Quantitive easing has been a failure, contened some analysts. At least, the way the Federal Reserve conducted the quantitive easing was a failure. The Fed's plan was to..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-06-08 12:41
Taggar: aussie, bank, currencies, dollar, economy, financial, forex, forex trading, point, pound, trading

Aussie Gets a Bit of Boost in Currency Trading


"Australian dollar a little higher in forex tradingThe Aussie is getting a bit of a boost today in currency trading on the FX market as the carry trade means more people are buying the Australian dolla..."

Is the Aussie Vulnerable in Forex Trading?


"Could U.S. dollar gain in currency trading?Right now, the Aussie is higher against the greenback in forex trading, but could the Down Under currency be vulnerable to losses soon? Yesterday, the U.S. d..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-06-02 11:38
Taggar: aussie, currency, currency trading, dollar, economy, forex, forex trading, gold, rate, trading

Consumer Comfort Level Rises in the U.S.


"Lower oil prices don't help U.S. dollar todayThe consumer comfort level in the U.S. rose for the second week in a row, but that isn't helping the U.S. dollar in forex trading on the currency market. W..."

A Ton of Data Releases as May Ends


"The dollar at 15:00 GMT was down 1.0% against the kiwi, 0.8% versus the loonie, 0.7% against the euro, 0.2% against the Aussie dollar and 0.1% relative to the yuan.  The greenback has risen overn..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-05-31 17:55
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Aussie is Breaking Away from Kiwi


"The correlation between the Australian Dollar and New Zealand Dollar is among the strongest that exists between two currencies. Given their regional bond and similar dependence on commodities to drive..."

Blog: Forex Blog: Currency Trading
Tidsstämpel: 2011-05-31 01:25
Taggar: aussie, currencies, dollar, kiwi

Dollar Closing Week on Back Foot as G8 Leaders Meet in France


"The dollar fell overnight by 1.2% against the Swiss franc, 0.9% versus the euro, 0.7% against the kiwi, 0.5% relative to the Aussie dollar, 0.2% against both the yen and sterling and 0.1% versus the C..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-05-27 15:54
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi

U.S. Dollar Remains Lower in Currency Trading


"Greenback down across the board in forex tradingGreenback is under pressure across the board today in forex trading on the currency market. U.S. dollar is lower in currency trading today as consumer s..."

Dollar Fell Thursday Even as Investors Remained on Edge


"On Thursday, the dollar lost 1.4% against the kiwi, 1.8% versus the Swissy, 0.8% against the yen and Aussie dollar, 0.7% relative to sterling, and 0.3% against the euro.  President Obama reported..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-05-26 00:48
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, report, swissy

Euro Trading Back Above $1.4000 But Greek Problem Persists


"The euro, which touched a low of $1.3969 on Monday, recovered to $1.4108, 0.4% stronger than Monday’s close.  The dollar is also down overnight by 1.0% against the kiwi, 0.6% versus the Aus..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-05-24 13:46
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi

Australian Dollar Heads Lower in Currency Trading


"Aussie down in forex tradingThe Australian dollar is lower in currency trading today, heading toward the 1.05 level. With gold prices struggling as commodities take a hit today, it is little surprise..."

Now Official that Japan Relapsed into Recession


"The dollar has risen 0.4% against the recession-laden yen but has otherwise lost 0.5% against the Canadian dollar, 0.4% relative to the euro, kiwi and Aussie dollar, and 0.2% against sterling.  T..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-05-19 13:19
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi

U.S. Jobless Claims Fall


"U.S. dollar gains in forex tradingU.S. jobless claims fell to 409,000 last week. This number was better than expected, and provided some support for the U.S. dollar in forex trading. Better than expec..."

Maybe Now Isn't the Time to Get Excited About the U.S. Dollar Rally


"Debt problems could still lead to dollar collapseRight now, the U.S. dollar is gaining against most major currencies in forex trading. Greenback is up against the Aussie and the loonie -- two commodit..."

Aussie Higher in Currency Trading


"Forex trading with AUD/USDThe Australian dollar is higher in forex trading on the currency market today. In addition to heading higher, the Aussie has the potential for more gains in currency trading..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-05-16 11:57
Taggar: aussie, bull, currency, currency trading, dollar, forex, forex trading, gold, market, trading

U.K. Pound Weakens in Currency Trading


"U.S. dollar higher in forex tradingThe U.K. pound is weakening in currency trading on the FX market today. Some of it is corrective from recent strength, and some of it is a general aversion to risk..."

CNBC Interview: Reacting to the Calls for AUD to 1.70


"Here is the second video from my CNBC Guest Hosting gig this AM from Singapore where I talk about the Aussie, commodity prices and commodity currencies: "

Blog: Kathy Lien - Forex Blog - Currency Research
Tidsstämpel: 2011-05-09 07:55
Taggar: aussie, currencies

Aussie Retreats as Commodities Lose Ground


"Aussie lower in forex tradingThe Australian dollar is heading lower in currency trading on the FX market today as commodities lose ground. U.S. stocks are retreating on disappointing data, and commodi..."

Aussie Could Continue to Soar


"Aussie forex trading forecastThe Australian dollar is likely to continue its trend of strength in currency trading on the FX market. With the Chinese economy still heating up, and with gold prices hea..."

U.K. Pound Higher After Positive Data


"Sterling up in forex tradingThe U.K. pound is higher in forex trading on the currency market today, thanks to positive data coming out of Britain. GDP data shows that the first quarter saw growth, and..."

U.S. Monetary Policy To Remain Loose


"U.S. dollar tanks in forex tradingThe U.S. dollar forex trading forecast is likely to remain one of weakness, thanks to the lastest news out of America. The Federal Reserve announced that it will keep..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-04-27 13:16
Taggar: aussie, currency, currency trading, dollar, forex, forex trading, gold, oil, pound, rate, trading

Is the Aussie Really Heading for a Strong Negative Correction?


"Aussie pulls back in currency tradingRight now, the Australian dollar forex trading forecast looks a little lower against the U.S. dollar. A correction seems to be coming, sending the Aussie lower in..."

Aussie Continues to Gain in Currency Trading


"Commodity currencies leave parity in the dustThe Aussie continues to gain in currency trading on the FX market, even though its support was cracked a little bit. However, there is strong support for t..."

Reasons for the upsurge in Risk Appetite


"Risk appetite has been quick to rebound, hot on the heels of rising global equities, buoyed by stronger earnings and Euro data. A number of reasons have emerged in the O/N session that is fueling this..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-04-20 12:14
Taggar: aussie, investment

Safe Haven Currencies in Demand After U.S. Debt Downgrade


"U.S. dollar gains in currency tradingSafe haven currencies are in demand right now, thanks to a cut in the debt outlook for the U.S. Standard & Poor's has cut the U.S. sovereign debt outlook to ne..."

Safe Haven Currencies in Demand After U.S. Debt Downgrade


"U.S. dollar gains in currency tradingSafe haven currencies are in demand right now, thanks to a cut in the debt outlook for the U.S. Standard & Poor's has cut the U.S. sovereign debt outlook to ne..."

Euro Lower in Forex Trading


"Ireland downgrade affects euroMoody's downgraded Ireland earlier today, and that is affecting confidence in the euro zone. The euro is down against the U.S. dollar in forex trading as concerns about t..."

Is Overheating Causing Problems in China and India?


"Aussie falters in currency trading on China rate hikes concernsChina and India can't seem to slow their explosive economic growth. This very growth is the reason that many think that emerging market c..."

Aussie Regains Upper Hand Against the U.S. Dollar in Forex Trading


"Australian dollar in forex tradingThe Aussie is higher against the U.S. dollar in forex trading again, after dropping a bit yesterday. However, as gold prices and oil prices begin rising again, the Au..."

Sterling Gets Help from PPI Data in Forex Trading


"U.K. pound maintains gains against the U.S. dollar in currency tradingSterling got some help from better than expected PPI numbers. As a result sterling surged in forex trading. However, the British c..."

Aussie a Little Lower in Currency Trading


"Australian dollar loses some of its steamThe Aussie has been seeing plenty of success lately in currency trading on the FX market. However, the Down Under currency appears to be losing some of its ste..."

FOMC: U.S. Economy Looks Good


"U.S. dollar mostly lower on improved economic outlookThe Federal Reserve's Open Market Committee is confident that the U.S. economy on the road to solid improvement right now. Even with the housing is..."

Euro Moves Higher in Forex Trading


"EUR/USD rallies in currency tradingThe euro is heading higher in forex trading on the currency market today, gaining after pulling back some. EUR/USD is above 1.42 again, and going strong. Even though..."

Aussie Looks for Continued Strength on the FX Market


"Australian dollar in currency tradingThe Australian dollar is a little lower in currency trading on the FX market as the down under currency looks for some strength. Aussie appears to be consolidating..."

RBA Rate Decision: What to Expect for the AUD


"The Reserve Bank of Australia has a monetary policy announcement this evening and even though interest rates are not expected to be changed, the tone of the statement could seal the fate of the Aussie..."

Blog: Kathy Lien - Forex Blog - Currency Research
Tidsstämpel: 2011-04-04 18:45
Taggar: announcement, aussie, bank, rate

Can the Australian Dollar Hold on to Record Gains?


"The volatility of the last couple weeks has manifested itself in some unbelievable outcomes. In this post, I want to focus specifically on the Australian Dollar. When the Japanese disasters struck, th..."

Blog: Forex Blog: Currency Trading
Tidsstämpel: 2011-04-02 15:16
Taggar: aussie, currencies, dollar

U.S. Dollar Reaches New Three Year Low Against Canadian Dollar


"Loonie gains in forex tradingThe U.S. dollar has reached a low not seen for three years against the Canadian dollar. The loonie is gaining in forex trading on the currency market against the greenback..."

Weaker Dollar at End-Quarter


"The dollar fell overnight by 0.6% against the euro, 0.4% versus the Swiss franc, 0.2% against the Canadian dollar, and 0.1% relative to the yen, kiwi, Aussie dollar, yuan, and sterling.  The doll..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-03-31 13:57
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi

March and Fourth Quarter in Figures


"Long-term interest rates rose sharply in the first quarter.  Except in Germany’s case, the bulk of the increase occurred in the first two months of the quarter.  Short-term rates hardl..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-03-31 01:11
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, pound, rate

Aussie Continues to Surge in Forex Trading


"Australian dollar gets support from prospect of global economic growthThe Aussie continues to surge in forex trading. An Australian dollar rally that started yesterday continues today as commodities -..."

Can the Aussie Maintain Its Rally on the FX Market?


"Forex trading forecast for the Australian dollarOne of the big questions that many have about the forex trading forecast for the Australian dollar is whether or not the Aussie can keep up its current..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-03-29 11:25
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, forex, forex trade, forex trading, fx market, gold, market, rate, trading

Risk Appetite Improves on FX Market


"Forex trading forecastRisk appetite has improved on the FX market, meaning that we are likely to see high beta currencies find support moving forward. The forex trading forecast for currencies like th..."

Japan Gets Help from Coordinated Effort to Drive the Yen Down in Currency Trading


"Yen falls in currency tradingRight now, a strong yen is not a good thing for Japan. So, in order to help the country in the wake of a devastating earthquake, the G7 nations are engaging in a coordinat..."

Safe Haven Currencies in Demand in Aftermath of Japan Earthquake


"U.S. dollar gains in currency tradingSafe haven currencies are in demand right now as the aftermath of the Japan earthquake continues to dominate the news. While some attention is being paid to the Mi..."

Aussie Heads a Little Lower in Currency Trading


"Forex trading with the Australian dollarThe Aussie is heading a little lower in currency trading on the FX market today, thanks to concerns about what is happening around the world -- especially in Ja..."

Risk FX Under Assault As Eco Data, Downgrades Take Toll


"A slew of negative economic surprises along with an unexpected downgrade of Spain by Moody?s pushed risk FX lower through most of Asian and European session Top Stories Moody's downgrades Spain sendi..."

Uneventful Day Thus Far


"The dollar has eased 0.5% against the Swiss franc, 0.2% relative to sterling, and a scant 0.1% versus the yuan and commodity currencies such as the Aussie, New Zealand and Canadian dollars.  The..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-03-09 14:13
Taggar: aussie, currencies, currency, dollar

What Next for the Canadian Dollar?


"Loonie continues to gain strength in forex tradingOnce again, the Canadian dollar is heading higher against the U.S. dollar in currency trading on the FX market. Indeed, the loonie continues to gain s..."

Aussie Data Signals Weakness Ahead


"Fx360.com | Australian Home Loan approvals declined for the first time in seven months. Australian Home Loan approvals declined for the first time in seven months as floods inundated the country&rsquo..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-03-09 06:58
Taggar: aussie, consumer confidence, consumer sentiment, finance, point, rate

Risk FX Consolidates But Wariness Remains


"FX360 | It?s been a very quiet night of consolidation in the currency markets with EUR/USD still pressured by concerns over periphery credit as it spent most of the night below the 1.3900 level while..."

USD: Nervousness Reigns


"fx360.com With the rally in equities, the pullback in commodity prices and the rise in Treasury yields, the improvement in risk appetite should have driven the dollar lower. USD: NERVOUSNESS REIGNS &..."

U.K. Pound Down in Forex Trading on News of Andrew Sentence Replacement


"Sterling loses ground in currency tradingThe U.K. pound is struggling today in forex trading on the currency market on the latest news about the changes to the monetary policy committee. The Bank of E..."

Will Fiscal Year End Repatriation Help The Yen?


"Japanese Yen selling off sharply against the dollar today, many traders may be wondering whether repatriation flows this year will be overshadowed by oil, interest rate differentials and other factors..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-03-08 10:28
Taggar: aussie, currencies, currency, currency pair, dollar, market, oil, rate, trading

U.S. Dollar Hammered as Gold Prices Look for a New Record


"U.S. dollar in forex tradingThe U.S. dollar is being hammered today in forex trading on the currency market today as gold prices reach for a new nominal high. Silver prices are also heading for a nomi..."

Ben Bernanke Dovish in Congressional Testimony


"U.S. dollar mixed in forex tradingThe U.S. dollar is mixed in forex trading, higher against the euro and Aussie, but down against the U.K. pound. Forex traders are trying to decide how to take recent..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-03-01 13:16
Taggar: aussie, currencies, dollar, economy, forex, forex trade, forex trading, market, oil, pound, trading

Euro Gets a Boost as Risk Appetite Improves


"Euro in forex tradingThe euro is getting a boost in forex trading on the currency market, thanks to improved risk appetite. Indeed, equities around the world are heading higher, and that is helping hi..."

U.S. Dollar Sinks in Forex Trading


"Greenback in currency tradingThe U.S. dollar is sinking in forex trading on the currency market as traders focus on a variety of factors for the future. The possibility of inflation, with more BoE boa..."

Sterling Higher After Positive Economic Data


"U.K. pound gains in forex tradingThe sterling is higher in currency trading on the FX market today, thanks to the latest economic data. Positive economic data, including better than expected retail sa..."

U.K. Pound Drops in Currency Trading


"Cable plummets on the FX marketThe U.K. pound is down in currency trading on the FX market as the Bank of England expresses a rather neutral outlook for inflation. Concerns about the speed of economic..."

U.S. Economic Data Mixed


"U.S. dollar weakens in currency tradingU.S. economic data is mixed today. Industrial production dropped in January, even while manufacturing production increased. Also, construction starts improved. T..."

Is the Euro Headed Back Toward 1.34?


"Euro forex trading forecastThe euro forex trading forecast is once again looking at losses. With many forex traders still believing that the euro is overbought, it is little surprise that the 17-natio..."

U.K. Pound Gains in Forex Trading


"Sterling higher on improved economic newsThe U.K. pound is heading higher in forex trading on the currency market today. Better economic data continues to roll into Britain, and that is supporting the..."

Fed Remains Somewhat Dovish on the Economy


"U.S. dollar gaining again in forex tradingEven though there are signs of quickening economic recovery in the U.S., the Federal Reserve is, in general, still rather dovish. While some individual member..."

AUD: Which Commodity is it Tracking?


"The Australian dollar is on a tear this morning thanks to the upbeat tone of the Reserve Bank and their nonchalant comments about the floods. As a commodity currency, the Australian dollar has a very..."

Blog: Kathy Lien - Forex Blog - Currency Research
Tidsstämpel: 2011-02-01 19:21
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, gold

German IFO Survey Lifts Euro


"The euro advanced as high as $1.3569 overnight, its strongest value since November 23, and shows a net gain of 0.4% against the dollar.  The U.S. currency is also down 0.4% against the Swiss fran..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-01-21 14:21
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar

Charting AUD/NZD: A Turn in the Making?


"Since the middle of December, AUD/NZD has fallen more than 5 percent. The weakness of the currency pair is more a function of the problems in Australia than the strength in New Zealand. The floods i..."

Australian Dollar Continues Strength in Currency Trading


"Does the forex trading forecast mean more parity for the Aussie and the U.S. dollar?After seeing some weakness toward the end of last week, the Australian dollar is recovering nicely in currency tradi..."

Kiwi Up, Swissy Weaker


"The U.S. dollar advanced 0.7% against the Swiss franc but softened 0.5% against the New Zealand dollar.  The greenback otherwise edged up 0.2% against the Canadian dollar and 0.1% versus sterling..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-01-13 14:03
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar

EUR/USD Gains in Currency Trading


"Euro recovering from recent lossesThe euro tanked last week in forex trading, but most of those losses are being overcome this week. EUR/USD is gaining in currency trading on the FX market right. A gr..."

Aussie Makes Gains in Currency Trading


"Forex trading forecast for the Australian dollarThe Aussie is making headway in currency trading on the FX market today. The last few days have been difficult for the Australian dollar, due to concern..."

U.S. Dollar Softens in Currency Trading


"Greenback down against the euro in forex tradingU.S. dollar is softer in currency trading on the FX market as news out of Europe shows improvement. Indeed, the euro zone is getting some help as Asia c..."

Risk Appetite Reduced in Currency Trading


"Currency trading on the FX marketRisk appetite has all but disappeared right now in currency trading on the FX market. While the euro is heading higher right now, this state of affairs in not expected..."

Ben Bernanke Dovish on U.S. Economic Recovery


"U.S. dollar gains against euro in forex tradingBen Bernanke has once again dampened hopes of a fast economic recovery. His most recent assessment of the economy is that things are likely to continue a..."

U.S. Dollar Gains Against Major Currencies


"Greenback higher inc currency tradingGlobal equities are on the rise -- and so is the U.S. dollar. This strange pairing is happening because, for now, investors are interested in U.S. assets. The U.S..."

CNBC Video: Outlook for EUR, AUD and CAD


"I was on CNBC Asia last night talking about the euro, aussie and cad "

Blog: Kathy Lien - Forex Blog - Currency Research
Tidsstämpel: 2011-01-05 15:30
Taggar: aussie

Dollar Stronger But Stocks and Bond Yields Fall


"The dollar rose overnight by 0.6% against the euro, 0.5% relative to the Aussie dollar, and 0.3% versus the yen, Swissy, and kiwi.  The dollar edged up 0.1% against the yen, shows no change again..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-01-05 14:48
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, swissy

U.S. Dollar Gets Boost in Forex Trading


"Greenback higher against major currenciesThe U.S. dollar got a boost in forex trading on the currency market this morning after the latest ADP jobs report came out. News that private sector employment..."

Dollar Highs and Lows in 2010, 2009, and 2008


"Over the first nine years of the euro’s existence (1999-2007), the U.S. dollar had a mean value of 1.1199 per euro, 1.6899 per pound sterling, 0.6701 per Australian dollar, 115.16 Japanese yen..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-01-04 19:32
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, pound

Japanese Yen Falls in Forex Trading


"Yen down as economic outlook improvesThe Japanese yen is falling in forex trading on the currency market today as signs that the outlook for the global economy are becoming more evident. The yen is no..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-01-04 08:53
Taggar: aussie, currencies, currency, economy, forex, forex trade, forex trading, market, trading

Aussie Continues to Look Higher in Currency Trading


"Australian dollar starts 2011 higher in forex tradingThe Australian dollar is higher in forex trading on the currency market, moving up as signs of global economic recovery become more evident. There..."

U.S. Dollar Mostly Lower in Currency Trading; Moody's Warns of Possible Downgrade


"Forex trading with the greenbackThe U.S. dollar is mostly lower in currency trading on the FX market today, heading down as the situation continues to change with financial markets. The dollar is down..."

Risk Currencies Retreat in Forex Trading


"U.S. dollar higher across the boardThe U.S. dollar is higher across the board in currency trading on the FX market. A number of factors are combining today to send the U.S. dollar higher as risk curre..."

Economic Data Does Little for the U.S. Dollar


"Greenback lower in currency tradingThere is expected to be a great deal of economic data today, but it is not likely to help the U.S. dollar much in forex trading on the currency market. Instead, the..."

U.S. Dollar Pulls Back in Forex Trading


"Currency trading with the greenbackThe U.S. dollar is lower in forex trading on the currency market today, thanks a cautious return of risk appetite. High beta currencies (except the pound) are gettin..."

Aussie Heads Higher in Forex Trading


"Risk currencies get a bit of a boost on the FX marketThe Aussie is headed higher in forex trading on the currency market today, getting a boost from the news that China is requiring an increase in res..."

Signs of Strength Reported in Asia


"Supported by the recent sharp increase in longer-term U.S. interest rates, the dollar rose overnight by 0.4% against sterling, 0.3% versus the euro and 0.2% relative to the Swiss franc.  A stella..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-12-09 14:57
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar, kiwi, rate, report

How Long Can the U.S. Dollar Rally Last?


"Forex trading forecast for the U.S. dollarThe U.S. dollar is experiencing strength again in currency trading on the FX market, heading higher against the euro, yen and Aussie. Indeed, the U.S. dollar..."

Dollar Lower But Stocks and Bond Yields Higher after U.S. Tax Cut Extension Deal


"President Obama announced a tentative deal with Republicans that would extend all Bush era tax cuts for two years and unemployment insurance benefits for 13 months.  Congressional Democrats playe..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-12-07 14:19
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, employment, kiwi

Risk Rally Underway in Forex Trading


"High beta currencies rally on the FX marketA risk rally is underway in forex trading on the currency market. High beta currencies are moving higher on the FX market right on news from around the world..."

Canadian Dollar Loses Momentum in Currency Trading


"Loonie in forex tradingThe Canadian dollar is losing momentum in currency trading on the FX market today, heading lower as jobs data disappoints. Indeed, the Canadian economy did not as many jobs as e..."

Euro Catches a Break in Forex Trading


"Currency trading with EUR/USDThe euro is catching a break this morning in forex trading on the currency market. The last few days have been somewhat grueling for the euro, as it has been rather weak..."

Aussie Gains in Forex Trading


"U.S. dollar down in currency tradingThe Aussie is heading higher in forex trading on the currency market today as robust economic news whets risk appetite. Indeed, economic activity is increasing acro..."

Currency Market Pause on Thanksgiving Day


"Dollar movements have been narrowly mixed.  The U.S. currency is holding onto recent gains for the most part.  It is 0.4% stronger against the Swiss franc, up 0.1% versus sterling and the yu..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-11-25 15:03
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Euro Continues to Struggle in Currency Trading


"Euro forex trading forecastThe euro's struggles continue, and are likely to continue for a while, in currency trading. The forex trading forecast for the euro indicates that problems are likely to per..."

U.S. Dollar Overcomes Losses in Currency Trading


"Greenback heads higher in forex tradingEarlier today, the U.S. dollar was weakening against major currencies as positive news out of Ireland supported the euro in forex trading, and helped commodities..."

Aussie Hit Hard by China Reserve Requirement


"Australian dollar lower in forex tradingThe Aussie has been hit hard in currency trading on the FX market today, thanks to the latest news out of China. The Australian economy (and its currency) relie..."

Euro Picks Back Up in Forex Trading


"Currency trading on the FX marketEuro is headed higher again in forex trading on the currency market. In light of lower gold prices, this might seem a little strange -- especially when coupled with th..."

Continuing Worries About Euro Area Sovereign Debt


"The dollar has recovered another 0.5% against the euro and yen, 0.4% versus the Swiss franc and sterling, 0.2% against the kiwi and Canadian dollar, and 0.1% against the Chinese yuan.  The Aussie..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-11-15 14:31
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi

U.S. Dollar Nominally Higher Against the Euro, But Is It Really Higher in Forex Trading?


"U.S. dollar in currency trading Right now, the U.S. dollar is gaining against major currencies. Indeed, the greenback is up against the yen, Aussie, pound and euro in forex trading on the currency ma..."

Canadian Dollar Reaches Parity?Again


"Last week, the Canadian Dollar became the second currency ? after the Australian Dollar ? to reach parity against the US Dollar. While the case for Loonie parity is not quite as strong as the Aussie?s..."

Blog: Forex Blog: Currency Trading
Tidsstämpel: 2010-11-12 15:34
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, loonie, trading

G-20 Looks for Agreement


"U.S. dollar makes some gains in forex tradingThe G-20 summit is underway in South Korea right now, and the world's largest economies are trying to come to some sort of agreement as to what should be d..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-11-11 08:23
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, forex, forex trading, trade balance, trading

Aussie Set for More Strength


"Forex trading forecast for the Australian dollarThe Australian dollar is heading higher again in currency trading on the FX market. Indeed, the forex trading forecast for the Aussie has a relatively s..."

Gold Prices Help Euro Against the U.S. Dollar


"Risk rally underway in currency tradingYesterday, the euro was weak in forex trading on the currency market as sovereign debt concerns wracked the euro zone. Worries that Ireland would need a bailout..."

Australian Dollar Pulls Back Slightly in Forex Trading


"AUD/USD consolidates in currency tradingThe Australian dollar is trading above parity with the U.S. dollar in forex trading on the currency market right now. The Down Under currency has slipped a bit..."

All Eyes on the Central Banks


"The dollar fell by 1.6% against the kiwi, 0.7% relative to the euro, 0.6% against the Aussie dollar, 0.5% versus sterling, 0.4% against the Swiss franc, 0.3% relative to the yen and Canadian dollar, a..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-11-04 13:34
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi

Risk Rally Sends U.S. Dollar Lower in Forex Trading


"Quantitative easing announcement encourages dollar weaknessThe U.S. dollar continues to lose ground today, thanks in large part to yesterday's quantitative easing announcement. Ben Bernanke announced..."

Scant Dollar Reaction to Election as Investors Await FOMC Statement


"The dollar is off 0.1% against the euro, unchanged relative to the Swissy, and up 0.2% versus the yen.  Against commodity-sensitive currencies, the greenback firmed 0.1% against the Aussie dollar..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-11-03 13:33
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currencies, dollar, kiwi, swissy

U.S. Dollar Loses Ground in Forex Trading


"Currency trading with the greenbackThe U.S. dollar is losing ground in forex trading on the currency market today, heading lower. Forex traders -- and nearly everyone else -- are waiting for the Fed t..."

AUD at parity after surprise RBA hike


"Australia?s dollar climbed to parity with the greenback after the central bank unexpectedly raised interest rates for the first time in six months, spurring demand for the nation?s assets. The so-call..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-11-02 11:47
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, dollar, inflation, rate

Strong Aussie Here to Stay


"The strong Aussie dollar is here to stay, believes Kathy Lien, director of currency research at GFT. Meanwhile, Tai Hui, regional head of economic research, SE Asia at Standard Chartered Bank, tells C..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-11-02 09:05
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, currency, dollar

Video: Outlook for Aussie


"Reserve Bank of Australia rate hike coming up - here’s my take on the Aussie "

Blog: Kathy Lien - Forex Blog - Currency Research
Tidsstämpel: 2010-11-01 22:22
Taggar: aussie, bank, rate

Can the U.S. Dollar Maintain its Edge?


"Greenback higher in currency tradingThe U.S. dollar is moving higher in forex trading today, gaining against the majors. Indeed, the greenback is showing strength in currency trading on the FX market..."

U.S. Dollar Gains in Currency Trading


"Greenback higher against most currencies in forex tradingThe U.S. dollar is gaining in currency trading on the FX market today. Indeed, the dollar is higher, thanks to a bout of risk aversion setting..."

U.S. Jobless Claims Decrease


"U.S. dollar remains under pressure in currency tradingSigns of economic improvement are not helping the U.S. dollar today. The U.S. jobless claims have decreased, but the greenback remains down in for..."

Can Aussie Retain its Gains?


"Forex trading forecast for the Australian dollarRecently, the Aussie has been doing fairly well in currency trading on the FX market, even reaching parity. However, a correction has been under way, an..."

U.S. Dollar Retreats in Forex Trading


"Currency trading with the greenbackThe U.S. dollar is retreating in forex trading today, giving up many of yesterday's gains. Greenback is down against the pound, euro and Aussie today. Additionally..."

U.S. Dollar Gains in Currency Trading


"Forex trading with the greenbackThe U.S. dollar is gaining in currency trading on the FX market today. In forex trading, greenback is doing well, gaining as concerns about global economic growth kick..."

U.S. Dollar Gains in Currency Trading


"Greenback higher on the FX marketThe U.S. dollar is gaining in currency trading on the FX market today as forex traders consider the recent sell off. Concerns that the magnitude of another round of qu..."

U.S. Dollar Weakness Likely for Some Time


"Federal Reserve out to preserve dollar weakness in forex tradingThe forex trading forecast for the U.S. dollar is likely to show weakness for quite some time. As global stock markets rise, the U.S. do..."

Japanese Yen Strengthens Against the U.S. Dollar


"Yen in forex tradingThe Japanese yen is moving higher in currency trading on the FX market against the U.S. dollar. The yen has moved through the $81.00 level, and even touched on a 15-year high again..."

Euro Prepares for Another Run at $1.40


"Euro in forex tradingRecently, the euro managed to top the $1.40 level in forex trading on the currency market. However, since then, the euro has pulled back. Concerns about sovereign debt in the euro..."

Dollar Keeps Softening


"The dollar lost 1.2% against the Australian dollar, 0.8% versus the kiwi, 0.5% relative to the yen, 0.3% against the euro and sterling and 0.1% against the Swiss franc.  It recovered 0.2% against..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-10-07 13:39
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi

Data Flow Picks Up


"Typical of Tuesday and the approach of end-month, more data has been released today than yesterday.  European sovereign debt concerns persist, but the dollar failed to advance on this.  Euro..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-09-28 13:34
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar

U.S. Dollar Down Across the Board


"Greenback lower in currency tradingU.S. dollar is lower in forex trading on the currency market today as risk appetite shows some improvement. News that bond auctions in Europe went reasonably well, a..."

U.S. Dollar Mixed in Currency Trading


"Greenback looking for direction in forex tradingThe U.S. dollar is mixed today in currency trading on the FX market. Earlier, the U.S. dollar was mostly lower, but things are changing a bit right now..."

Aussie Heads Higher in Forex Trading


"Forex trading forecast for AUD/USDThe Australian dollar is moving higher in currency trading on the FX market today. U.S. dollar weakness is helping the risk currency as investors consider their optio..."

U.S. Dollar Mostly Lower in Forex Trading


"Greenback in currency tradingThe U.S. dollar is mostly lower in forex trading on the currency market today. Right now, the U.S. dollar is down against the Japanese yen, Aussie, and sterling. The euro..."

Yen Drops Dramatically in Currency Trading, Thanks to Intervention


"U.S. dollar heads higher in forex tradingThe yen has dropped dramatically in currency trading on the FX market, thanks to the intervention of the Japanese government. The intervention came as a bit of..."

Strong Data in China Helps Boost Risk Appetite


"High beta currencies gain in forex tradingThe U.S. dollar is down against high beta currencies in forex trading on the currency market today. Indeed, risk appetite is on the rise, thanks in part to st..."

Aussie Set for More Gains in Currency Trading


"Forex trading forecast for the Australian DollarThe Aussie is set for more gains in currency trading on the FX market, thanks in large part to signs that the global economy may begin to pick up after..."

U.S. Dollar Gains in Forex Trading


"Grrenback higher as risk aversion sets inThe U.S. dollar is gaining in forex trading against a number of currencies today. U.S. dollar is mainly higher, especially against riskier currencies like the..."

Aussie Weakens in Currency Trading, Thanks to Neutral Stance


"Australian dollar lower in forex tradingThe Reserve Bank of Australia has kept monetary policy steady, and that is prompting some to believe that the recent run for the Aussie is drawing to a close. I..."

Pound Softer Following Some Poor Data, Investors Await ECB


"Sterling fell 0.4% against the dollar, which otherwise is down 0.4% against the kiwi, 0.3% versus the yen and Swissy, and 0.1% against the euro.  The dollar edged 0.1% higher against the Aussie d..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-09-02 13:23
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, price index, swissy

U.S. Dollar Continues to Soften in Forex Trading


"Greenback in currency tradingThe U.S. dollar continues to soften in forex trading on the currency market today. Indeed, the U.S. dollar is mostly lower, dropping against the euro, yen and Aussie. Agai..."

High Beta Currencies Head Higher in Forex Trading


"U.S. dollar down against sterling and euroThe U.S. dollar is down against the sterling and the euro in forex trading today. High beta currencies are moving higher as the global economic outlook gets a..."

Japanese Yen Finds Popularity in Currency Trading


"Yen strengthens against the U.S. dollarU.S. dollar weakness has become more pronounced recently, and that is leading to yen strength in currency trading. Indeed, the Japanese yen is attracting new inv..."

Euro Gets a Little Help in Forex Trading


"16-nation currency on the FX marketThe euro is getting a little help today in forex trading on the currency market as a relief rally is under way. Even though overall euro zone unemployment remains ra..."

Aussie Falls in Forex Trading as Risk Aversion Sets In


"Currency trading with the Australian dollarCurrency trading with the Australian dollar should consider that it is one of the few currencies lower as compared to the U.S. dollar today. With risk aversi..."

Will Australia End Up with a Hung Parliament?


"Aussie not really affected in currency tradingThere is some concern that the Australian dollar may be affected in forex trading by the expectation of a hung parliament. A clear majority does not appea..."

Aussie Heads Higher in Currency Trading


"Commodity currencies get boost in forex tradingThe Australian dollar is heading higher in currency trading on the FX market today as risk appetite makes an appearance. Commodity currencies are higher..."

Risk Aversion Increases on the FX Market


"Forex trading with world currenciesRisk aversion is on the rise in currency trading on the FX market today. The latest news out of Japan is causing more apprehension about the global economic recovery..."

Stocks Rose in Asia But Falling in Europe Despite Strong GDP Results


"The dollar shows marginal overnight losses of 0.2% against the yen and 0.1% relative to the Aussie and New Zealand dollars as well as sterling.  The greenback has risen 0.3% against the Swiss fra..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-08-13 13:45
Taggar: aussie, dollar, margin

U.S. Dollar Mixed in Currency Trading


"Greenback in forex tradingThe U.S. dollar is mixed today in currency trading on the FX market. The greenback is down in forex trading against the pound, Aussie and yen, but higher against the euro. In..."

Aussie Looks to Regain 0.9000 in Currency Trading


"Australian dollar forex trading forecastThe Aussie is lower in currency trading on the FX market today, thanks in part to a knee jerk reaction to mixed labor market data from Down Under. However, ther..."

U.S. Dollar Gains Across the Board in Forex Trading


"Quantitative easing fears easeWhile there are still concerns about the possibility of quantitative easing, some of those fears have eased -- at least for now. As a result, the U.S. dollar is making so..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-08-10 09:38
Taggar: announcement, aussie, currency, dollar, forex, forex trading, market, trading

Dollar Marginally Higher Ahead of U.S. Jobs Report


"The dollar firmed 0.3% against the Swiss franc and posted 0.2% gains against sterling, the yen, the Canadian dollar and the euro.  It also edged 0.1% higher versus the yuan and the kiwi.  On..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-08-06 13:16
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi

Weak Data Sends Kiwi Tumbling in Forex Trading


"Down under currencies weaken on the FX marketWeak data out of New Zealand is sending the kiwi tumbling in forex trading on the currency market. Labor data turned out to be much weaker than expected, a..."

Sterling Makes Gains in Currency Trading


"U.K. pound in forex tradingEarlier today, the sterling was heading lower in currency trading on the FX market. Indeed, sterling and euro were bother lower in forex trading against the U.S. dollar. Onl..."

Australian Dollar Higher in Currency Trading


"Aussie in forex tradingEven though risk aversion has set in, the Australian dollar is still higher in currency trading against the U.S. dollar. Global equities are down, including U.S. stock futures..."

Risk Rally Going Strong in Currency Trading


"Pound, euro gain in forex trading against U.S. dollarThe risk rally is alive and well right now in currency trading on the FX market. Risk currencies like the pound, Aussie and euro are higher in fore..."

Weaker Stocks and Euro Ahead of U.S. 2Q GDP Release


"The dollar has climbed 0.6% against the euro but fallen 0.7% against the yen.  The greenback is stronger by 0.5% against the kiwi, 0.3% versus the Aussie dollar, and 0.2% relative to sterling...."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-07-30 13:30
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie

U.S. Dollar Weakens in Currency Trading


"Euro continues above 1.30 in forex tradingThe U.S. dollar continues its weakness in currency trading on the FX market today. Indeed, the fundamentals are favoring the euro in forex trading as the Beig..."

Kiwi Lower in Forex Trading


"Currency trading on the FX marketThe kiwi is lower in forex trading today, thanks to dovish sentiment expressed by the Reserve Bank of New Zealand. RBNZ officials decided to raise the base rate by 25..."

Investors Turn to Risk Trades


"Lessening risk aversion saw the dollar climb 0.9% against the Swiss franc and 0.7% relative to the yen.  The euro advanced to a 5-week high against the Swiss franc of CHF 1.3778.  The Chines..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-07-27 13:16
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi

Aussie Heads Higher in Forex Trading


"Currency trading with AUD/USDRisk appetite is putting in an appearance on the currency market today, and AUD/USD is benefitting. Asian stocks ended mixed today, but the Australian market was one of th..."

U.S. Dollar Slips in Forex Trading


"Greenback falls on concerns about economyThe U.S. dollar is slipping in forex trading on the currency market today, falling as forex traders consider the implications of economic data. Indeed, there i..."

Wednesday Spotlight on Central Banks


"The euro fell 0.7% against the dollar, 0.5% against sterling, and over 1% against the yen.  Concern about Friday?s stress test results, which have been discredited already in the eyes of many inv..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-07-21 13:17
Taggar: aussie, currencies, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Wednesday Spotlight on Central Banks


"The euro fell 0.7% against the dollar, 0.5% against sterling, and over 1% against the yen.  Concern about Friday?s stress test results, which have been discredited already in the eyes of many inv..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-07-21 13:17
Taggar: aussie, currencies, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Aussie Looks for 0.9000 in Forex Trading


"Currency trading with AUD/USDThe Australian dollar is looking to break through the 0.9000 level against the U.S. dollar in forex trading. Earlier today, the Aussie was the only currency able to gain a..."

Down Under Currencies Outperform in Forex Trading


"China helps Aussie and kiwi in currency tradingDown under currencies are outperforming in forex trading today as optimism about China helps matters. Indeed, there is an assumption that China will even..."

Japanese Officials Concerned About Yen?s Strength


"The dollar recovered 0.4% against the yen amid rumors BOJ might ease if yen stays near 85 per dollar level.  The dollar also gained 0.7% against the kiwi, 0.2% versus the loonie, and 0.1% relativ..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-07-19 13:06
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

U.K. Pound Drops in Currency Trading


"Sterling can't find strength in forex tradingThe U.K. pound moving lower against the U.S. dollar in currency trading on the FX market today. The pound is in retreat, even though the U.S. dollar is low..."

Awaiting U.S. Retail Sales and FOMC Minutes


"From a high of 88.02/USD, the yen had lost 0.7% by yesterday?s close, but it did not retreat further overnight.  The dollar is also unchanged against the Aussie dollar and Chinese renminbi. ..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-07-14 13:26
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi

Dollar Stronger


"The dollar has risen 0.7% against the Swiss franc, 0.6% against the euro, 0.5% against the Aussie dollar, 0.3% against sterling, and 0.2% versus the kiwi.  It is unchanged against the yen and 0.1% sof..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-07-12 13:47
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi

Stronger Dollar Against Euro, Yen and Swiss Franc


"The dollar has risen 0.5% against the Swissy, 0.3% versus the yen, euro, and Aussie dollar, and 0.1% relative to the Canadian and New Zealand dollars.  The dollar is stable against sterling and t..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-07-09 13:16
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, foreign exchange, report, swissy

Mixed U.S. Dollar Ahead of ECB Press Conference


"Against commodity-sensitive currencies, the dollar has lost 1.0% versus the Aussie dollar, 0.5% against the kiwi, and 0.2% relative to the loonie.  The dollar has on the other hand risen 0.5% aga..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-07-08 13:39
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currencies, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Risk Returns to the Forex Market


"Aussie leads the way higher in currency tradingRisk appetite is making a return to the forex market today as the Australian dollar leads risk currencies higher in trading. The Asian session saw an exp..."

U.S. Dollar Weakens in Currency Trading


"Forex trading with the U.S. dollarThe U.S. dollar is weaker in currency trading on the FX market today, thanks to a return in risk appetite. Forex traders are looking for higher yields, and equity ral..."

More Signs of a Chinese Cool-Down


"The U.S. market will be closed in observance of America’s 234th birthday. Currency movements have been mild in the absence of U.S. leadership.  The dollar gained 0.4% overnight against ster..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-07-05 13:38
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, market, swissy

A Shift in Focus from Euroland to the United States


"A watered-down, more politically palatable proposed tax on Australian mining was announced by the new prime minister.  The Aussie Dollar and kiwi are up 0.4% and 0.5% against their U.S. counterpa..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-07-02 13:25
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi

CNBC Interview: Outlook for Euro and Aussie


"I was on CNBC today talking about my outlook for the euro and aussie. Here are 2 clips "

Blog: Kathy Lien - Forex Blog - Currency Research
Tidsstämpel: 2010-06-25 09:37
Taggar: aussie

China, Australia and Euro


"I was on the Australian Broadcasting Channel Wed talking about the impact of Chinese Yuan Revaluation, my outlook for the Aussie and euro amongst other currencies: Find more videos like this on www..."

Blog: Kathy Lien - Forex Blog - Currency Research
Tidsstämpel: 2010-06-24 12:23
Taggar: aussie, currencies

Bank of England Minutes Contain a Surprise Dissenting Vote


"The dollar fell 0.7% against sterling and by 0.8% against the kiwi.  Other dollar moves were small: up 0.3% against the loonie but down 0.2% against the yen and 0.1% relative to the euro and Auss..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-06-23 13:44
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Swiss Franc Spikes Higher After Quarterly Monetary Policy Review


"The Swissy advanced 1.5% against the dollar and to a new high for the move of 1.375 per euro.  The U.S. dollar also lost 0.5% against the euro, 0.4% versus the New Zealand dollar and sterling, an..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-06-17 13:25
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, swissy

Pause in Monetary Tightening for RBA


"Aussie drops, but recovers in forex tradingThe Reserve Bank of Australia released the minutes of its most recent meeting, and it appears that monetary tightening is on hold. The speed of the global ec..."

Friday Rundown


"Compared to closing levels on Friday, June 4, the dollar shows gains of 1.5% against the yen and 0.3% against the pound but losses of 1.2% against the euro, 0.8% against the Aussie dollar, and 0.7% ve..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-06-11 17:09
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, pound

Some Highlights Since Friday


"The dollar since late Thursday has lost 1.2% against the yen and 1.3% versus the Swiss franc but shows gains of 1.1% against the Aussie dollar, 1.0% versus the euro and 0.2% against sterling.  Stocks..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-06-09 19:15
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar

Yen Falters After Japanese Prime Minister Resigns


"The dollar rose 1.0% overnight against the yen but otherwise is unchanged against the loonie, Aussie dollar, and sterling, up 0.1% relative to the euro and Swiss franc, and 0.2% firmer against the kiw..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-06-02 13:24
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Aussie Drops in Forex Trading


"Interest rates expected to remain steadyThe Australian dollar is turning lower in currency trading on the FX market today as interest rates are expected to remain steady for some time. Today, RBA Gove..."

Australian Dollar Finds Support in Currency Trading


"Aussie movies higher in forex tradingWhen the European debt crisis blew up, the Australian dollar lost a lot of ground in currency trading on the FX market. Forex traders became risk averse and began..."

Forex Intervention Rumors


"Currency markets have become very sensitive to the possibility of central bank intervention.  A 1.4% recovery of the Aussie dollar against the greenback is being attributed to possible buying by..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-21 13:45
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, currency, dollar, market, report

Further Sharp Drop in Australian and Canadian Dollars


"The U.S. dollar advanced 2.1% and 1.1% against the Aussie and Canadian currencies.  The kiwi, down just 0.5%, has shown greater resilience following a well-received New Zealand budget that cut in..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-20 13:25
Taggar: aussie, currencies, dollar, kiwi

Aussie Suffers in Currency Trading


"Risk aversion sends Australian dollar lower in forex tradingA lot of focus has been on the euro in forex trading lately. However, the Aussie deserves some attention as well. As a high yielding currenc..."

Euro Touched 49-Month Low


"Market movement has grabbed overnight attention in environment of relatively light data and event calendar. The euro touched $1.2232, its weakest value since April 18, 2006. The dollar has risen 0.4%..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-17 12:59
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, market

Weaker Euro, Pound and Swiss Franc


"The dollar has advanced 0.4% against sterling, 0.3% versus the Swissy, and 0.2% against the euro, but it has softened against commodity-sensitive currencies like the Aussie dollar (0.6%), kiwi (0.5%)..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-13 13:17
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currencies, dollar, kiwi, swissy

Gold in Demand


"Most markets have settled down.  The dollar rose 0.3% against sterling and the yen, shows no change relative to the euro and Aussie dollar, and has slid 0.5% against the Canadian dollar, 0.2% aga..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-12 13:45
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, market

Markets Remain Extraordinarily Volatile


"The dollar advanced 2.0% against the yen and 0.9% versus sterling but has slipped back 1.2% against the euro, 0.8% versus the Aussie dollar, 0.6% relative to the Canadian dollar and Swiss franc and 0..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-07 13:44
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, pound

U.S. Dollar Gains in Forex Trading Against the Euro


"Euro reaches new 12-month low against the U.S. dollarThe U.S. dollar is gaining dramatically in forex trading on the currency market. News that the U.S. economy is adding jobs stands in stark contrast..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-05 11:04
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, economy, forex, forex trading, gold, market, pound, trading

Aussie Bounces in Forex Trading


"Currency trading with the Australian dollarThe Australian dollar has been struggling recently in currency trading on the FX market. However, the Aussie is bouncing back in forex trading. Employment ga..."

Slightly Softer Dollar and Yen


"The dollar and yen declined 0.4% against the Canadian dollar, 0.2% against the kiwi, Aussie dollar, euro and sterling and by 0.1% relative to the Swiss franc. Japanese markets were shut for the first..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-04-29 13:40
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, gold, kiwi, market

Australian Dollar Moves Higher in Forex Trading


"Aussie makes a run to overcome resistance at 0.9300Risk appetite is making a bit of an appearance today in forex trading (although the euro is being left out), and the Australian dollar is trying to t..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-04-26 11:46
Taggar: aussie, currency, currency trading, dollar, economy, forex, forex trading, trading

Positive Outlook for Australian Banks


"The banking reporting season next week is expected to be positive, says Jeremy Hook, investment director at TMS Capital. He speaks to Kathy Lien, director of currency research at GFT Forex and CNBC's..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-04-23 08:47
Taggar: aussie, bank, currency, forex, investment, report

U.S. Dollar Higher in forex trading on Risk Aversion


"Greenback gains in currency tradingThe U.S. dollar is heading higher in forex trading this morning as risk aversion sets in. Indeed, investors are wary right now as the Iceland volcano eruption disrup..."

Australian Dollar Heads Higher in Forex Trading


"Currency trading with the AussieThe Australian dollar is heading higher in forex trading on the currency market today as risk appetite makes an appearance. Indeed, in currency trading the Aussie is he..."

Lots of European Data Out.. No Change from BOJ


"The U.S. and Canadian currencies have advanced.  The loonie rose 0.3% against the dollar to CAD 0.9991.  The greenback otherwise gained 0.8% against sterling, 0.4% versus the euro, 0.3% agai..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-04-07 14:02
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currencies, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Australian Dollar Rallies in Forex Trading


"Aussie in currency tradingThe Australian dollar is rallying in forex trading on the currency market this morning, with a little help from the return of risk appetite.  Investors are looking for s..."

Stronger Swiss Franc Against Euro and Sterling


"The dollar lost 0.2% against the Swissy but shows gains of 0.7% against sterling and 0.3% relative to the euro.  Relative to commodity-sensitive currencies, the greenback is up 0.4% against the C..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-19 12:59
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currencies, dollar, gold, oil, swissy

Australian Dollar Gets Boost in Forex Trading from Higher Gold Prices


"Aussie in currency trading on the FX marketThe Australian dollar is moving higher in forex trading today as gold prices gain. Gold prices are moving higher as the Fed expresses its belief that the lab..."

Waiting for Results of FOMC and Ecofin Meetings


"The dollar is down 0.3% against the kiwi and sterling, 0.2% against the Canadian and Swiss currencies, and off 0.1% against the euro and Aussie dollar.  It firmed 0.1% against the yen,  EU F..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-16 13:12
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currencies, dollar, finance, kiwi, report

Most Key Dollar Pairs Steady Awaiting Bank of England and ECB


"The dollar has risen 0.2% against the Swiss and 0.1% versus sterling and the euro, but the greenback is down 0.2% against the Canadian dollar and 0.1% versus the yen.  Bigger dollar moves have be..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-04 14:01
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi

New Greek Austerity Measures Lift European Currencies


"The dollar and yen slid 0.6% against sterling, 0.4% against the euro and Swissy, and 0.3% against the Canadian dollar.  The greenback is unchanged against the Aussie dollar but 0.6% higher agains..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-03 14:26
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, swissy

RBA Raises Rate to 4%


"Forex trading with the AussieThe Australian dollar is somewhat subdued today in currency trading on the FX market, in spite of its hike to the benchmark rate. After some concern that the RBA would hav..."

More Upside to Aussie-Pound, Aussie-Euro


"The Aussie provides upside potential and the big moves will come from the Aussie-sterling and Aussie-euro pairs, says Kathy Lien, director of currency research at GFT Forex."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-02 09:05
Taggar: aussie, currency, forex

RBA May Be Forced to Keep Rates Steady


"Forex trading forecast for the AussieThe Australian economy has been performing quite well throughout the global recession, and appears to be growing quite quickly. However, the forex trading forecast..."

Dollar down on US jobless claims


"Heraldsun.com.au - Kathy LienDollar down on US jobless claims Initial claims for unemployment benefits in the US rose by 22,000 to a seasonally adjusted 496,000 in the week ended February 20, the US..."

Dollar Extends Recovery from Monday Lows


"The dollar is 0.6% higher against sterling and shows gains of 0.4% against the kiwi, 0.3% versus the euro, Swiss franc and Aussie dollar and 0.1% relative to the Canadian dollar.  The dollar has..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-02-18 14:31
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi

Forex Trading Forecast: Aussie Interest Rates


"Reserve Bank of Australia likely to raise rates soonThe risk trade is seeing a little bit of success today in currency trading, but risk appetite is not exactly the only thing going for the Aussie rig..."

Risk Currencies Seeing Some Action in Forex Trading


"Currency trading on the FX marketEven though U.S. markets are closed for the day, there are still things happening in forex trading. Indeed, the FX market is a global market, so there is plenty going..."

Australian Dollar Gets Boost in Forex Trading from Risk Trade


"Currency trading with the AussieThe Australian dollar is getting a boost in forex trading as the risk trade is on -- for some currencies. In currency trading, the Aussie is getting a little help from..."

Ben Bernanke Helps U.S. Dollar in Currency Trading


"Forex trading with the greenbackYesterday, Ben Bernanke provided a boost for the U.S. dollar in currency trading on the FX market by indicating that monetary policy could tighten rather sooner than ex..."

No Rate Hike in Australia Sends AUD Lower


"The Aussie dollar relapsed 1.1% against its U.S. counterpart after a surprise decision by the Reserve Bank of Australia not to implement a fourth rate hike now. The greenback otherwise slid 0.3% relat..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-02-02 13:58
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar, rate

Australian Central Bank Keeps Interest Rate Steady


"Aussie plummets in forex tradingThe Aussie is plummeting in forex trading on the currency market today, thanks to the decision made by the Reserve Bank of Australia today. Many analysts and forex trad..."

Is the Dollar Overvalued?


"The U.S. dollar has had an incredible run over the past 2 months, leading many traders to wonder whether the dollar is overvalued. The answer is NO. Based upon purchasing power parity, all of the ma..."

Blog: Kathy Lien - Forex Blog - Currency Research
Tidsstämpel: 2010-02-01 19:44
Taggar: aussie, currencies, dollar