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Bitcoin news and price charts

Bitcoin's Price Breaks Through Key Support As Stocks Go South


"Risk aversion in the US stock markets yesterday may have worked in favor of the bitcoin bears."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-19 13:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, market

'Voldemort' Strikes Again? A New Crypto White Paper Has His Name On It


"A new crypto paper arrived today bearing a familiar (and mysterious) pseudonym. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-18 02:35
Taggar: bear

Research: 1 of 5 New Hedge Funds in 2018 Is a Crypto Fund


"New research shows that one out of five hedge funds launched thus far this year has been a cryptocurrency-focused hedge fund. This is a surprising statistic in light of the 2018 bear market, but it ma..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-15 18:30
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, market

Crypto Reckoning? Industry Vets Strike Humble Tone in San Francisco


"Many at San Francisco Blockchain Week are warily reflecting on the lessons of the 2017 token boom, the pride that came before the bear-market fall."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-14 13:10
Taggar: bear, market

Markets Update: Heavy Selling Across Leading Markets, ZRX Rallies


"The cryptocurrency markets appear to be consolidating following the significant sell-off that transpired on Thursday. The event saw BTC produce the largest percentage red daily candle posted since Sep..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-12 19:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currencies, currency, market

Oil Drops as OPEC Comments and Inventories in Spotlight


"Oil prices slumped to two-week lows on Thursday as global stock markets fell, with investor sentiment made more bearish by an industry report showing U.S. crude inventories rising more than expected..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-11 16:44
Taggar: bear, market, oil, report

4 Reasons Why Bitcoin's Price Could Now Drop to $6K


"Bitcoin's sudden drop to three-week lows has turned the tide in favor of the bears. So is $6,000 the next stop?"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-11 13:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

Pace of equities? declines slows as Asia mulls Wall Street weakness


"Asia shares pressured, but not dramatic With the biggest one-day losses in about eight months plaguing Wall Street yesterday, Asian equities continued the bearish sentiment, though not quite to the sa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-11 06:07
Taggar: bear, share, shares

Crypto Hedge Fund Launches Are Soaring to Record Levels This Year


"Despite the bear market in cryptocurrencies, crypto hedge funds are expected to comprise 20% of all hedge fund launches this year, research indicates."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-10 17:00
Taggar: bear, currencies, market

Another ominous Yuan fix?


"The Yuan Another ominous signal from this mornings Yuan fix has sent Yuan bears into action. While the counters cyclical mechanism pegged the fix lower than yesterday close, we’re still trading..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-10 05:21
Taggar: bank, bear, trading

Ether's Two-Week Price Uptrend Looks Set to Continue


"Ether, the second largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, has staved off a bearish move and may be looking at further gains."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-04 16:00
Taggar: bear, currency, market

Bitcoin's Price Is Testing a Month-Long Trend Line


"Bears have been emboldened by the latest dip to $6,400, but bulls might be ready to fight back as a trend line of support comes into play."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-03 17:45
Taggar: bear, bull

Short sellers are back in the HSI


"Bears have returned to target Hong Kong?s equities and currency after being blindsided in a painful short squeeze last month. The Hang Seng Index slid as much as 1.7 percent and the Hong Kong dollar f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-02 07:36
Taggar: bear, currency, dollar, trading

Free Crypto Trading App Robinhood Available in Alaska and Oklahoma


"?Alaska, thanks for bearing with us,? popular smartphone trading app Robinhood tweeted. ?Trade Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, commission free.? Mere days after, it announced the same for Oklahoma..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-28 01:30
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currencies, trading

Bearish Cross Hints at More Losses Ahead for Bitcoin Price


"A bearish crossover between key moving averages on the monthly chart indicates scope for a deeper drop in bitcoin."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-25 13:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

Brexit sterling shorts back to July 2016 levels


"“Bear” pound speculators hold nearly the same amount of net short positions in sterling as they did in July 2016. This would suggest that the markets worries about how the Brexit divorce o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-24 14:50
Taggar: bear, market, pound, short position

XRP Price Bucks Bearish Market Mood to Hit 13-Day High


"XRP is reporting double-digit gains today, despite a generally bearish trend across the wider crypto markets."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-18 17:15
Taggar: bear, market, report

55% of All BTC Is Parked in Whale-Sized Wallets


"If the huge amount of BTC locked in the wallets of long-term investors is anything to by, bitcoin’s nascent adopters are in no hurry to cash out. Many of the coins accrued and stored in the cryp..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-18 16:25
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, market, profit

BTC Hashpower Doubles During Bear Market as Miners Sacrifice Profit for Position


"According to Fundstrat analyst Sam Doctor, it appears Bitcoin Core (BTC) hashpower has doubled since just before the start of summer. That figure is impressive considering the lingering and deep bear..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-17 11:55
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, consumption, market, profit

Bets Against Ether's Price Hit All-Time High


"The number of short orders placed on ETH/USD have reached a new high and is a clear reflection of bearish sentiment surrounding the cryptocurrency. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-07 18:51
Taggar: bear, currency

$6K Ahead? Bitcoin Price Plunges After Brief Recovery


"Bitcoin's short-lived corrective rally reinforces the bearish outlook put forward by the technical charts and indicates scope for a drop to $6,000. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-07 13:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

Markets Update: Shorts Continue to Rise as Bearish Sentiment Ensues


"Cryptocurrency markets have lost considerable value since our last markets update three days ago. The entire digital currency economy of roughly 1900+ assets has lost $35 billion since then, and a gre..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-06 18:10
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currencies, currency, economy, market

Bitcoin Indicator Turns Bullish for First Time in 8 Months


"Bitcoin's weekly MACD indicator has risen above zero for the first time since January, confirming a long-term bearish-to-bullish trend change. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-04 13:05
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull

Upside Calling? Bearish Bets on Bitcoin Futures Hit Record Low


"The bearish bets in bitcoin futures market fell to lifetime lows last week, strengthening the bullish case put forward by the technical charts. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-27 13:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull, market

When Capitulation? 3 Ways Bitcoin's Bear Market Might End


"The price of bitcoin is down over 60 percent from its all-time-high so we've taken a look into how and when this bear market could end. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-22 06:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, market

P2P Cryptocurrency Lending Grows Increasingly Popular in China


"China is reportedly witnessing a surge in peer-to-peer (P2P) cryptocurrency lending amid the country?s recent liquidity crunch and the virtual currency markets’ bear season. Despite regulatory u..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-22 00:45
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, market, report

Trade and Jackson Hole talks top dollar bulls agenda


"Monday August 20: Five things the markets are talking about With “risk-on and off” trading strategies dominating proceedings this summer, expect this to be another action packed week despi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-20 12:15
Taggar: bear, currency, currency pair, dollar, market, rate, trading

SHA-256 Mining Hashrate Climbs Significantly in One Year


"Over the last year, SHA-256 mining, the process that?s used to find blocks on both the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and Bitcoin Core (BTC) networks, alongside a slew of other cryptocurrencies, has grown exponen..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-19 22:40
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currencies, market, rate, trading

Turkish Lira rally halted on U.S sanctions threat


"Friday August 17: Five things the markets are talking about Global trade worries have not disappeared, they are just on hiatus, as market participants prefer to regroup and strategize in this unorthod..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-17 12:33
Taggar: bear, market, rate

Altcoin Purge Begins: Okex Delists 28 Token Pairs


"As part of what some observers are calling a purge of alternative coins during the cryptocurrency bear market, Hong Kong-based exchange Okex announced they would be delisting and hiding certain token..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-17 11:15
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, market

$6.6K: Bitcoin Price Eyes New Target for Bull Reversal


"A move past a key resistance at $6,675 would confirm a short-term bearish-to-bullish trend change in bitcoin."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-16 13:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull

Five Benefits to a Bear Market


"We?ve been in a slump for a while now, and by the looks of it will remain in one for a good while longer. How long, how low, and how slow the recovery is anyone?s guess. If you?re reading these words..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-16 04:05
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, market

Coinhive Mints Quarter Million Dollars in Monero a Month, Report Reveals


"?he profitability of cryptocurrency mining is decreasing on the backdrop of this year?s persistently bearish markets but Coinhive seems to be doing pretty well. The browser-based miner has earned a qu..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-15 22:15
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, dollar, market, profit, report

Breakdown Over? Bitcoin Indicators Suggest Price Outlook Is Improving


"Bitcoin looks to have fought off recent bear attacks that saw prices landing just above the yearly low of $5,755."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-15 13:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

Japan?s Internet Giant GMO Unveils New Crypto Priorities, Exchange Profits Up 7-Fold


"Japan’s GMO Internet has unveiled new priorities for its cryptocurrency business along with the performances of its crypto exchange and mining operations. The changes going forward result from t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-14 07:50
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, market, profit, rate

Study: Crypto Funds Number 466 Despite Trends, Uncertainty


"The number of crypto hedge and venture capital funds is increasing at a fast pace this year, already reaching a total of 466, despite the bearish market trend and continuing regulatory uncertainty. 96..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-11 01:45
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, market

Crypto Lender SALT Now Available in 35 States


"SALT, one of the earliest cryptocurrency-backed lending providers in the space, announced this week it was expanding into 20 more states in the US, bringing its total market penetration to 35, includi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-09 19:25
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, market

Blockchain Data Now Has Legal Bearing in the State of Ohio


"Governor John Kasich from the Midwestern state of Ohio signed a bill this week that formally recognizes data recorded on a blockchain and electronic signatures as having legal bearing in a court of la..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-09 17:25
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

CFTC-Regulated Ledgerx Launches Interest-Bearing BTC Savings Platform


"This week the firm Ledgerx announced the soft launch of its ‘Ledgersavings’ platform, a new service that allows users to deposit bitcoin core (BTC) and accrue interest on the deposit over..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-08 16:10
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

Bitcoin Outlook Sours As Price Sheds 70% of Recent Rally


"Bitcoin's price has surrendered more than 70 percent of the rally seen in July, putting the bears in a more commanding position. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-08 13:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

Bitcoin ATMs Now In The Thousands Around the World


"Coinatmradar.com reports a milestone of the 3,500 threshold being crossed for bitcoin ATMs (BATM) installed across the globe. One of the goals behind bitcoin automated teller machines is ease of onboa..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-07 14:35
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, market, report

Markets Update: Bears Claw Billions Off Digital Currency Valuations


"Cryptocurrencies tumbled once again today in value as a great majority of digital assets are seeing losses this Saturday. Since our last markets update the entire digital currency economy shaved anoth..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-05 04:15
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currencies, currency, economy, market

Bitcoin Eyes Short-Term Bear Market After Two-Week Lows


"Bitcoin has retraced 40 percent of the rally from the June low of $5,755, signaling a short-term bullish-to-bearish trend change. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-03 13:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull

Markets Update: Cryptocurrency Price Trends Turn from Bullish to Bearish


"On Tuesday, July 31 a great majority of cryptocurrency prices dropped in value with many coins losing anywhere between 3-10 percent during the last 24-hours. Currently, with the sudden cryptocurrency..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-01 06:15
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull, currency, market, price trend, trading

Bitcoin Drifts Down as Price Breaks Below Key $7.8K Support


"Bitcoin has broken the key support level at $7,800 as the bears take back full control of the market during an exhaustive sell-off."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-01 05:20
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, market

Giant Bitcoin Merchant Bank Posts Losses Over $130 Million


"Galaxy Digital, one of the earliest and largest cryptocurrency merchant banks in the space, founded by billionaire Mike Novogratz, posted first quarter earnings. Published accounts suggest the firm ha..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-28 10:45
Taggar: bank, bear, bitcoin, currency, market

BCH PLS: Lil Windex Earns 1 Million Views for ?Bitcoin Ca$h? Video


"Canadian rap artist Lil Windex has scored a legitimate, platinum hit with his track ?Bitcoin Ca$h?. In only four months since its drop, the video has passed 1,000,000 views on Youtube alone ? not coun..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-27 16:45
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, market

A Look at Leverage Trading: Learn to Run With the Bears and Ride the Bulls


"Cryptocurrency markets are volatile and people can make a lot of money from the up and down price variances. When digital assets touched all-time highs this past December, a great majority of digital..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-24 19:50
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull, currencies, currency, leverage, market, trading

Scam or Be Scammed? Ponzi Games Are Breaking Out on Ethereum


"Two dapps on ethereum that bear all the hallmarks of Ponzi schemes are the most popular games on the site now. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-24 10:00
Taggar: bear

BCH Roundup: Markets Spike While the Community Debates Token Protocols


"There?s been a lot happening this week within the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) ecosystem, and much of the community?s discussion revolves around tokenization concepts on the BCH chain. Meanwhile, the network ha..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-19 23:20
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currencies, market

Hedge Fund Issues Bearish Call on Ethereum and Sides with BTC


"Hedge fund Tetras Capital has issued a bearish call on ethereum and opined that bitcoin has more upside potential. The New York-based fund has been blessed with perfect timing, with ETH falling in BTC..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-18 05:53
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, report

Markets Update: Bitcoin Bulls Charge Forward


"Cryptocurrencies are seeing some good gains over the past two days after market capitalizations lost billions last weekend. Over the last six days, the entire digital asset economy has seen an increas..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-16 20:55
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull, currencies, currency, economy, market

Bitcoin Price Defends $6K As Upside Potential Builds


"A charting pattern suggests the bitcoin price might be able to successfully defend $6,000, despite a tug-of-wars between bulls and bears of late."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-13 05:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull

Bitcoin Price Puts Bull Move on Hold as Downside Risks Grow


"Bitcoin risks falling below $6,000, the bearish continuation pattern seen no the hourly chart indicates. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-12 13:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

$7K Back in Play? Price Indicators Shift In Bitcoin Rally's Favor


"It's been a standoff between the bitcoin bulls and bears over the past few days, but the bulls might getting ready to take charge."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-09 23:39
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull

For the USD , it?s all about this week?s CPI.


"For the USD, it’s all about this week’s CPI. Markets dismissed the opening salvo of the  US -Sino trade war as dated news. However, after another Goldilocks NFP,  US stock markets traded p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-08 01:58
Taggar: bear, cpi, dollar, gold, market

Aussie advances as retail sales data beat estimate


"A mixed bag of Australian data AUD/USD was given a boost in lackluster trading in Asia after Australia?s retail sales came in stronger than forecast in May. Sales rose 0.4% m/m, the same gain as poste..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-04 08:16
Taggar: bear, retail sales, trading

Bitcoin Cash Sees More Infrastructure, Applications, and Protocol Innovation


"Over the past few weeks, the cryptocurrency Bitcoin Cash (BCH) has seen a lot of new infrastructure support, applications, and protocol innovation. While everyone has been watching the bearish markets..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-30 20:45
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, economy, market

Polish Bitcoin Association Seeks Protection from Alleged Banking Embargo


"The Polish Bitcoin Association has reportedly appealed to Poland?s Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (OCCP) to protect the country?s cryptocurrency sector from what it perceives as a growi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-29 13:55
Taggar: bank, bear, bitcoin, currency, financial, market, report

The 2018 Crypto-Bear Market Less Severe Than 2014, At Least for Now


"Bitcoin prices back in 2013 touched a high of $1,236 per BTC on December 4, and following that spike the price dropped for more than a year, all the way to $225 per coin on June 1, 2015. Last year in..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-29 05:45
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, market

Markets Update: Triple Bottom Confirmed, but Where Will It Lead?


"Cryptocurrency bears are still clawing away at digital asset prices on Sunday, June 24 as most of the digital currency market values are down between 3-12 percent over the last 24-hours. The top crypt..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-24 18:50
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, market, trading

The Daily: Analysts Predict Bitcoin Will Rebound, Enthusiasm for State Coins Lost


"In today?s Bitcoin in Brief we mention some optimistic mid to long term predictions for crypto markets. And while decentralized currencies are hurting in a bearish month, the prospects for state-issue..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-23 13:35
Taggar: bank, bear, bitcoin, currencies, market

Bitcoin Eyes Bear Revival After Key Support Breached


"Bitcoin's bears have seized the upper hand and forced a rising wedge breakdown, the technical charts indicate. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-22 12:05
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

$7,000? Bitcoin Looks North After Six-Day High


"Despite the bearish chart setup, bitcoin rose to a six-day high on Monday, putting a corrective rally to $7,000 back on the map"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-19 11:45
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

Stalled Bitcoin Recovery Raises Risk of Drop to $6K


"Bitcoin will likely drop below $6,000 this week, with bearish indicators still littering short- and long-term charts."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-18 12:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, indicators

Mining Hardware Supply Chain Seeks Alternative Revenue Streams Amid Declining Demand


"With demand for cryptocurrency mining hardware having sharply declined following the onslaught of 2018?s bear market, reports are indicating the companies operating in the supply chain behind mining h..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-15 06:50
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currencies, currency, market, report

Bitcoin Bulls Eye $6,400 Defense After Four-Month Low


"Short-term oversold conditions may give the bulls a brief reprieve, but the bitcoin market is still generally bearish. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-13 12:25
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull, market

Markets Update: Crypto Markets Tests Key Support Levels


"Bearish momentum appears to be accelerating across the cryptocurrency markets following the failure of BTC to hold above the long-term ascending trendline dating back to July 2017. As of this writing..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-13 01:20
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, market

Which Way? Bitcoin's Low Volatility May Force Big Move


"Bitcoin could be in for a big move as the daily trading range tightens, but will the bulls or the bears gain the upper hand?"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-08 12:41
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull, trading

Treading Water: Bitcoin Bulls Await Break Above $7,780


"Still in bearish territory, bitcoin need to clear resistance at $7,780 in order to regain a bullish bias. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-06 13:10
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull

Markets Update: Leading Cryptocurrencies Break Above Bear Channels


"The bullish action witnessed by the cryptocurrency markets last week has seen many leading markets break above the bearish descending channels which have guided price action in recent weeks. The last..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-06 02:40
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull, currencies, currency, market

Markets Update: Digital Currency Market Bulls Push Back After Decline


"Cryptocurrency prices are making some headway today after suffering from a bearish onslaught last week. Since our last markets update the digital asset economy has gained $26 billion over the last fiv..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-03 15:20
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull, currency, economy, market

Bitcoin in Brief Friday: Expanding Horizons in a Bearish Month


"With banks in Europe, America and Asia doing ?everything to crush cryptocurrencies,? Binance CEO CZ says Africa can become a leader in their implementation. The major crypto exchange is thinking about..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-01 13:01
Taggar: bank, bear, bitcoin, currencies

This Long-Term Indicator Could Complicate Bitcoin's Price Recovery


"A long-term moving average has turned bearish for the first time in four years, threatening to impede continued gains in bitcoin's price."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-01 12:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

Markets Update: Volume Rankings Report for May 2018 ? EOS Dominates Leading Exchanges


"May witnessed sustained bearish action in the cryptocurrency markets, with many markets giving back most of the gains made during April. When looking at trade volume, we can see that BTC was by far th..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-30 14:35
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, market, report

Bitcoin Gets Sexy: Goodbye Pasty Neckbeards, Hello Vin Armani


"Bitcoin cash is beginning to shed its inner nerd, and Vin Armani is one of the leading reasons. He?s lived what most men can only dream as a high class, world renowned escort to wealthy women. More re..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-30 04:40
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

Moody?s Could Downgrade Italy if High Debt Remains


"Moody’s said on Tuesday it would downgrade Italy if the fiscal policies of the next government were unable to place the country’s public debt ratio on a sustainable downward trend. The pol..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-29 15:36
Taggar: bear

The Exahash Era: SHA-256 Mining is a Significant Achievement in Computer Engineering


"The cryptocurrency economy is nearing the end of 2018?s fifth month after a spectacular year of bullish prices throughout 2017. The past five months have been incredibly bearish as far as market value..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-28 22:40
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull, currencies, currency, economy, market

Bitcoin Bears Still in Charge But Indecision Could Open Doors for Rally


"While the odds are still stacked in favor of bitcoin's bears, marketplace exhaustion may have provided a chance for a brief rally. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-28 12:25
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, market

Despite 2018 Bear Trend, Top Ten Crypto Markets of 2017 Gain Average of 170% in 12 Months


"In our latest historic snapshot analysis, we look at the performance of the top ten cryptocurrency markets since May 28th, 2017. Despite suffering heavy losses during 2018, the average price gain of t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-27 12:11
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, currency, market

Markets Update: Bear Market Adds Cryptocurrency Trading Uncertainty


"Cryptocurrency markets have had a rough week over the last seven days as many digital assets lost quite a bit of value most had gained two weeks prior. Currently, markets are seemingly consolidating a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-26 16:55
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, currency trading, market, trading

Bitcoin Faces Drop to $7K as Bull Defense Crumbles


"Bitcoin looks set to test $7,000 in the next 24 hours, courtesy of a bear flag breakdown on the technical charts. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-24 11:30
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

Bitcoin Price Faces Bear Indicator Not Seen Since 2014


"Following bitcoin's recent losses, a key long-term trend indicator is looking increasingly bearish. Notably, the five-month moving average (MA) has rolled over in favor of the bears and looks set to c..."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-23 11:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

Failed Bull Breakout Leaves Bitcoin Eyeing Drop to $8K


"Bitcoin's failed bull breakout on Sunday has left the doors open for the bears to make a comeback. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-22 12:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull

Top Altcoin Markets of 2015 Gain 10,000% in 3 Years


"With the bear trend of early 2018 having witnessed losses not seen in the cryptocurrency markets since 2014, it can be easy to lose track of the meteoric gains produced by the leading virtual currency..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-18 15:40
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, market

Bitcoin Hits One-Month Low As $10K Sell-Off Resumes


"Bitcoin's drop to one-month lows has bolstered the already bearish technical setup. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-18 15:20
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

Bear Revival? Bitcoin Risks Fall Below $8K After 3.5-Week Low


"Bitcoin hit a 3.5-week low of $8,100 earlier today and now risks a bear revival, the price chart analysis indicates."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-16 15:00
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin

Drop to $9K Still in Play Despite Brief Bitcoin Rally


"Despite a brief rally yesterday, bitcoin risks falling back below $9,000 amid bearish short-term moving averages. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-10 11:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

Bitcoin Risks Drop Below $9K After 4-Day Low


"Bitcoin risks falling to levels below $9,000, courtesy of the bearish setup on the technical charts. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-08 11:10
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

Bitcoin Looks for Price Support After Failed $10K Crossover


"Bitcoin is reporting losses today but only a break below $8,650 would signal a bull-to-bear trend change. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-07 13:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull, report

Bitcoin in Brief Thursday: Big Money Wears Big Horns, Claws Are In the Closet


"In today?s Bitcoin in Brief we’re talking about big money and big expectations. While the ratio between bulls and bears is constantly changing in the crypto market arena, experts working with ve..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-26 11:45
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull, investment, market, report, share

Markets Update: Bears Return to Crypto Markets for Some Action


"On April 25 digital assets are seeing volatile price declines today across cryptocurrency markets worldwide. Over the past 24-hours, the entire cryptocurrency market capitalization has lost more than..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-25 19:50
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, market

US Weekly Inventories Show Large Buildup


"U.S. crude oil and gasoline inventories unexpectedly rose last week even as exports hit record highs, the Energy Information Administration said on Wednesday in an overall bearish report that raised s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-25 17:42
Taggar: bear, oil, report

US Bond Yield Reach 4 Months High USD Stronger


"The dollar hit a four-month high on Wednesday after a rise in benchmark U.S. Treasury yields above 3 percent rattled some currency bears and led investors to consider whether the greenback was breakin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-25 16:05
Taggar: bear, currency, dollar

Do Crypto Trading Bots Really Work?


"Bots and talk of bots is endemic within the crypto space, with behavior, good and bad, often attributed to their actions. Mt Gox famously had the Willy Bot manipulating merrily, perennial bear Bitfine..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-23 02:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, trading

Crypto Funds Drop 29.2% in March Reveals Hedge Fund Data Specialist


"In theory, hedge funds employ complex investment strategies that should allow them to achieve high returns both in bearish and bullish markets. In practice many fail due to short term thinking and ove..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-20 08:31
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull, currency, investment, leverage, market, rate, trading

Bitcoin in Brief Thursday: Another ICO Ghosts with $50 Million ? Sends Thanx from Beer Beach


"Today we?ve simply given-in to no nutritional value, guilty pleasure, lowest common denominator: bitcoin-related crime news. Start your day with laughs and head scratching, as we examine the Savedroid..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-19 09:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

Resistance Ahead: Bitcoin Bulls Must Break $8,500


"Bitcoin needs to take out resistance at $8,500 to confirm a long-term bearish-to-bullish trend change, the price charts indicate."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-16 12:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull

A Bitcoin Rally After Tax Day? Don't Bet the Farm


"There are several reasons to discount the contribution of tax-related selling to the Q1 bear market ? and thus the chances of a post-April 17 rebound."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-16 03:30
Taggar: bear, market

Pantera Capital Predicts Record BTC Prices Within 12 Months


"Pantera Capital Management, a leading investor in the cryptocurrency sector, has predicted with “strong conviction” that bitcoin has established a local bottom. The fund anticipates that $..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-15 07:30
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, market

PR: Gamble.io Weighs in on Another High ? Flying Gambling Operator


"12th of April - The leading Bitcoin & crypto gambling site Gamble.io has completed its review on Cloudbet. Cloudbet is known as one of the top destinations for Bitcoin-based sports betting. The r..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-12 11:30
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

These Are the Best Performing Cryptocurrencies of 2018


"Picking a winner in this year?s crypto markets has been a tough task. With assets deprecated across the board, even the best performing coins are in the red. To put it more accurately then, these are..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-08 03:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currencies, market, profit, rate

Bearish Sentiment Pervades Among Bitcoin Analysts


"Three months since the peak of bitcoin?s meteoric multi-year bull trend, many analysts are predicting a bearish outlook for the BTC markets. Prominent Chinese trader, Zhao Dong, has described bitcoin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-06 15:30
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull, currency, market

GBP/JPY ? Bearish Confirmation or Bullish Breakout?


"GBPJPY is trading at a very interesting level right now. After breaking below the ichimoku cloud and 55/89-day simple moving average combination two months ago, the pair continued to take out support..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-05 17:18
Taggar: bear, trading

Make or Break? Bitcoin Risks Bear Revival Below $6.5K


"A decline in bitcoin prices to $6,400 would turn the market in favor of the bears, technical analysis suggests."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-05 12:00
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, market, technical analysis

Bitcoin in Brief Wednesday: Satoshi?s Millions and the Price of Publicity


"Welcome to the second instalment of Bitcoin in Brief, a daily feature from the news.Bitcoin.com team. In today?s roundup: examining the ownership of pre-2010 bitcoins, Vitalik Buterin calls out Craig..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-04 08:40
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

Cryptocurrency Hedge Funds Experience Poor Performance and Shutterings


"The violent crypto bear trend of 2018 has proved too much for many cryptocurrency hedge funds. The average performance of crypto funds has been a loss of over 20% so far this year, with at least nine..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-04 04:30
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, market, report

Bitcoin in Brief: Blockchain Wars and a Sleuth of Bears


"Welcome to Bitcoin in Brief, a new feature debuting today. Breaking stories, crypto drama, exchange updates, and other talking points from the fast-paced cryptocurrency world can all be found in this..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-03 06:30
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, point

Eight Ways to Profit in a Crypto Bear Market


"If the crypto winter has placed your altcoin trading on ice, you were never a trader to begin with. Any fool can make money in a bull market, but bear markets are where knowledge is gained and future..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-01 17:30
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull, market, profit, trading

$7K Next? Bitcoin Bears Pull Off Downside Break


"Bitcoin bears have come out victorious in the two-day tug of war with the bulls and may push prices down to $7,000."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-29 11:50
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull

Why Bitcoin's 'Death Cross' May Turn Out a Bear Trap


"Bitcoin risks entering a technical "death cross" soon, but the bearish signal will likely not be as severe as has been made out in reports."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-28 12:40
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, report

Bitcoin Slides Below $8K, But Downside Could Be Limited


"The bears continued to be in the driver's seat on Monday, but bitcoin could see a minor corrective rally soon."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-27 12:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

Complicatedly Confounding Currency Moves


"Complicatedly Confounding Currency Moves  One of the best Easter egg hunts shaping up is trying to find the elusive US dollar narrative. Outside of the dollar-yen, the market was distinctly bearish to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-27 00:28
Taggar: bear, currency, dollar, market

Bear Markets and U.S. Recessions


"Since a peak of 26,614 on January 26, the Dow Jones Industrials fell 11.6% in two months and has thus quickly moved 58% of the way to being a bonafide bear market, with a peak to trough drop of 20% or..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-24 19:46
Taggar: bear, market

Below $500? Ether Price Seeks Floor After 40% Drop


"Ether's long-term price floor looks to have dropped to $300, courtesy of a bearish head-and-shoulders breakdown. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-20 15:00
Taggar: bear

The Current Crypto-Bear Run Will be Nothing Like 2014


"Since the beginning of the new year, the past three months has seen most cryptocurrencies lose over 60 percent of their values. Bearish markets have started to spark 2014 memories when BTC/USD markets..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-19 15:24
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currencies, market

Bitcoin Returns Above $8K, But Sell-Off Risks Remain


"Bitcoin's corrective rally may gather traction, however, the overall outlook remains bearish as long as prices stay below $11,700. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-19 12:40
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

Markets Update: Bears Pull Crypto-Prices Near Last Bottom


"Cryptocurrency markets are still following a bearish pattern, leaving many digital asset traders uncertain. BTC/USD values have plummeted to levels not seen since the first week of February as the pri..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-18 19:50
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, economy, market

ICOs Brush Off Regulatory Concerns, Raising $1 Billion for the Third Month in a Row


"Despite all the talk of increased regulation and looming lawsuits, ICOs seem immune. Many new tokens are struggling to trade above their ICO price on exchanges in the current bear market, but crowdsal..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-09 14:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, market

Bears in Control, But Bitcoin Eyes $8K Defense


"Bitcoin's 28 percent drop this week has turned the tide in favor of the bears, but a sustained break below $8,000 looks unlikely in the short-run."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-09 12:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

Bots Blamed for Binance Bug That Leaves Traders Reeling


"Binance has found itself at the center of an unusual trading bug that has created big winners and losers. In a matter of minutes, viacoin pumped by 70x. Just to compound the drama, bitcoin experienced..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-08 08:30
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, pound, trading

Goldilocks and the three equity bears.


"Goldilocks and the three equity bears. The Goldilocks economy and global equity investors mojo are under threat from the emergence of three bearish narratives. Federal Reserve Chairman Powell erred to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-01 03:07
Taggar: bear, economy, gold, rate

Op Ed: Why Millennials Migrate to Blockchain Technology and Cryptocurrency in Droves


"Millennials welcome new industry dynamics, but they have their own motivations for supporting the ascendancy of open-source, decentralized blockchains, many of which are unique to trends common for..."

Bitcoin Cash Gains on 38% Rise in Trading Volume


"Bitcoin cash is on the rise amid rising volumes, but can it break out of the bearish falling-channel pattern?"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-27 15:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

Bitcoin Eyes $10K, But Price Outlook Favors Bears


"Bitcoin's recent drop below $10,000 has strengthened the bearish indicators on the weekly chart, though a limited corrective rally may lie ahead."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-26 13:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, indicators

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bitcoin Faces Pivotal Support as Bulls Exhaust Buying Pressure


"After seeing a rally to the $11,000s, bitcoin has managed to pull back to the $9,000 range and has left many bullish investors confused. The initial bullish rally seemed promising as it broke the m..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-24 00:26
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, bull, financial, investment, market, point, spread, trading

GBP/JPY ? Bearish Breakout Ahead of Jobs Data and BoE


"OANDA Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam talks to Core Finance about the recent bearish break in GBPJPY and whether it signals more pain ahead. He also previews the UK jobs data and Bank of England inf..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-21 18:59
Taggar: bank, bear, finance, inflation, market, rate, report

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bitcoin Tests Pivotal Resistance Levels Following Strong Rally


"After a strong rally from the $6,000s, bitcoin ultimately saw a near 100% growth in market value as it now sits atop its rally in the low $11,000s. Currently, the market is testing well-known, stro..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-19 22:20
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, bull, financial, investment, market, point, trading

Bitcoin Cash Hits $1.5K Amid Short-Term Bull Reversal


"Bitcoin cash has rallied sharply from recent lows, but still remains trapped inside a bearish pattern, price charts indicate. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-16 14:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

Credit Suisse Sees 10 Year Bond Breaking 3.05%


"A major trigger of last week’s market sell-off was the steady but unrelenting climb in U.S. Treasury yields, which indicated higher borrowing costs, impending interest rate rises and generally b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-13 20:25
Taggar: analysis, bear, market, rate, technical analysis

BCH Wallet ?Handcash? Enables Bitcoin Cash NFC Transactions


"On Saturday, February 10 a new bitcoin cash (BCH) wallet was announced called, Handcash, an SPV client that enables Near Field Communication transactions. The wallet?s initial release is still in beta..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-11 05:31
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, trading

Trading Tip `the Wall´ ? Disappearing Premiums Signal Bearish Mid-Term Outlook


"Up until now, bitcoin has largely been behaving as an uncorrelated asset. This got a lot of people excited, categorizing bitcoin as a future digital gold or a safe haven asset. The worst thing about t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-10 21:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, gold, trading

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

Dignitaries, Pundits, and Bigwigs Reveal Their 2018 Crypto-Predictions


"Bitcoin and cryptocurrency markets have been extremely bearish over the past six weeks straight, and many investors are waiting for the light at the end of the tunnel. Last year around this time we re..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-07 06:55
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, market, report

The Solution to the World?s Most Toughest Bitcoin Puzzle Is as Clever as Its Creator


"Last week, an enigmatic and fiendishly tricky puzzle that had baffled bitcoiners for years was finally solved. In the process, it earned the individual who cracked it a 5 BTC jackpot and brought new a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-06 08:30
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, market

Dead again? In Reality Bitcoin Is Up 729% Since Last February


"The price of bitcoin has seen some corrections over the years, but really there have only been a few deep cuts. With the bearish dips in price over the past five weeks it’s always good to look a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-03 06:55
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, economy

Popular Chinese Firm Cheetah Mobile Launches Crypto-Wallet


"The Chinese tech giant Cheetah Mobile has announced this week it just launched a new multi-cryptocurrency wallet that stores bitcoin core (BTC) and ethereum (ETH). The firm?s ?Safewallet? features a t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-02 16:55
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, market

Markets Update: Bears Claw Cryptocurrency Prices Down to New Lows


"Cryptocurrency markets are suffering from new lows on the first of February as nearly every digital asset is down 3-20 percent. Since the last week of December 2017, bitcoin core (BTC/USD) markets are..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-01 20:30
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, market, rate

NEM Faces Bear Market as 3-Day Slide Continues


"Down for the third consecutive day, NEM's native cryptocurrency XEM is close to seeing a revival of the bear market, technical charts indicate."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-30 17:19
Taggar: bear, currency, market

Dollar Bears Yield to higher interest rates


"Dollar Bears  Yield to higher interest rates There has been a pause for thought in the bearish dollar trend after an enigmatic spike in US Treasury yields yesterday sent dollar bears heading for shelt..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-30 02:08
Taggar: bear, dollar, fx market, market, rate

Draining the Punch Bowl


"Draining the Punch Bowl Tuesday?s session was all about the cross-asset selling of equities, oil, and bonds as bear ?steepener? returned in vogue. The USD dollar remained tethered to a yo-yo string pu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-30 00:57
Taggar: bear, dollar, market, oil

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Possible Bear Pennant Suggests End to Market Consolidation


"Looking back at bitcoin?s parabolic curve, we can see notable lines of support and resistance throughout its market cycle. Two highly reliable sources of support and resistance are the set of 50/20..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-29 22:00
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, bull, financial, investment, market, trading

Bitcoin Futures Report Shows Bullish Sentiment Is In the Air


"Bitcoin and cryptocurrency markets, in general, have been bearish during the first month of 2018 after many digital assets reached all-time price highs this past December. A lot of people have been fo..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-28 18:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull, currency, market, report

Op-Ed: The Weiss Cryptocurrency Ratings Are Laughably Bad


"In the current cryptocurrency hysteria, everyone is a level 70 blockchain wizard launching a new hedge fund.Weiss Ratings released their cryptocurrency ratings yesterday. In response, they received..."

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bearish Continuation Likely as BTC Tests Strong Support


"Lower highs and lower lows have been the story of bitcoin for the last few weeks ? market behavior that has left even the most bullish investors scratching their heads. Since bitcoin?s dramatic ris..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-24 22:25
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, bull, financial, investment, market, trading

Markets Update: Cryptocurrency Prices Rebound But Uncertainty Still Lingers


"After the past few weeks of bearish market sentiment within the cryptocurrency economy, a wide variety of digital assets are starting to gain higher values. BTC/USD markets have hit a 24-hour high of..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-20 00:51
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, economy, market

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Potential Bearish Continuation Sets Up Lower Lows


"Shortly after a sharp drop from the mid $14,000 to the lower $9,000s, bitcoin saw a strong bounce to the upper $11,000s. At the time of this article, bitcoin appears to be consolidating and is read..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-19 21:48
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, financial, investment, market, spread, trading

Stuck at $12K: Bitcoin Price Needs Quick Progress to Avert Further Losses


"With its recovery stalled, bitcoin needs a quick break above $12,500 or the tide may turn in favor of the bears."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-19 14:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

Cboe Bitcoin Contracts Slide 36 Percent as January Futures Expire


"Chicago Board Option Exchange (Cboe) historic bitcoin futures market has had its first month, and results are decidedly mixed depending on the analyst. Some see the experiment as a dud, while others c..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-18 12:01
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull, currency, market

APAC currency wrap


"G-10 Euro and Yen are steering the ship  G-10 traders remain painstakingly focused on both EUR and JPY after  ECB  and BOJ  jawboning has tempered the bearish dollar sentiment in Asia today.  While th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-18 09:31
Taggar: bear, dollar, market

Ethereum Network Congestion Forces Exchanges to Halt Withdrawals


"Scaling problems that have been sporadically affecting the Ethereum network have resurfaced. While bulls and bears were battling it out in the markets, the Ethereum blockchain was fighting to restore..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-17 23:28
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull, market

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bitcoin Sees Lower Lows as It Drops Below Historic Support


"Over the last couple months, we?ve been tracking a potential Distribution Trading Range at the top of bitcoin?s market cycle. Today, we have received higher confidence that bitcoin may have topped..."

Dovish BoC Remains a Risk Ahead of Rate Decision


"Tuesday January 16: Five things the markets are talking about Are investors getting ahead of themselves on the number of Bank of Canada rate hikes in 2018? A small percentage of Canada ‘bears..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-16 13:25
Taggar: bank, bear, economy, market, rate

ESMA Sends ICO Warning


"Buying into initial coin offerings (ICOs) can lead to the total loss of an investment, said the head of a top European regulator.ICOs bear similarities to initial public offerings for a stock, but in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-16 10:54
Taggar: bear, investment

Moscow Exchange Ready for ?Fast and Easy? Crypto Trading


"With authorities in Moscow still trying to find their bearings on Bitcoin, the largest Russian exchange has announced its readiness to organize cryptocurrency trading. It would be faster and easier, M..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-15 20:30
Taggar: bank, bear, bitcoin, currency, currency trading, finance, trading

Moscow Exchange Ready for ?Fast and Easy? Crypto Derivatives Trading


"With authorities in Moscow still trying to find their bearings on Bitcoin, the largest Russian exchange has announced its readiness to organize trading of crypto-based financial instruments. It would..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-15 20:30
Taggar: bank, bear, bitcoin, currencies, financial, trading

Bitcoin Price Stays Heavy Amid Korean Regulatory Reports


"Despite the two-way action on the price of bitcoin over the last 24 hours, the bears still appear to have the upper hand."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-11 14:15
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

Signs of Fatigue in the Oil Patch ?


"Bearish signals include a rise in fuel inventories as well as a fall in refined products profits in Asia, which are expected to hamper orders for new feedstock crude. U.S. gasoline stocks USOILG=ECI r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-11 04:03
Taggar: bear, margin, oil, profit

Down But Not Out: Ripple Bulls May Regain the Upper Hand


"The 50 percent decline of Ripple's XRP token from the record highs may have strengthened the bears, but further downside may be limited."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-10 17:25
Taggar: bear

Dollar bears got too far over their skis


"Dollar bears got too far over their skis The USD dollar has a spring in its step to start the week. But with little to no evidence that the broader US dollar downtrend has run its course, the short-te..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-09 03:03
Taggar: bear, dollar

Markets Update: Exchange News from South Korea Brings the Bitcoin Bears


"Cryptocurrency prices are sliding downwards since our last markets update, as the top ten digital assets are all seeing a loss of gains on January 8. BTC/USD markets reached a high of $17,200 on Satur..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-08 21:15
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, market

Making Sense of the USD recent decline ( Radio Interview)


"Stephen Innes, Head of Trading in Asia-Pacific, OANDA, Singapore The Bloomberg dollar spot index recently marked 4 consecutive weeks of declines. Will dollar bears reign again in 2018? Stephen also co..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-08 12:14
Taggar: bear, dollar, trading

US Dollar Weak Ahead of US Jobs Report


"Inflation data in Europe and US to guide Market The USD fell on Thursday despite a strong private jobs report released in the morning. The ADP showed that 250,000 jobs were added in December beating a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-04 00:32
Taggar: bear, inflation, market, report

Bitcoin Fees Are Falling Amidst Greater Segwit Adoption


"Transaction fees, a bugbear for many in the bitcoin community, are on their way down. Spiraling fees were a contentious issue that reached fever pitch in the twilight of 2017. But with the dawn of a n..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-03 16:30
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

GBP/USD ? Are We Heading For Post-Brexit Highs?


"Greenback Sell-Off Sees GBPUSD Eyeing 18-Month Highs The pound has been drifting lower against the dollar for most of December and during that time, despite finding firm support around 1.33, further l..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-29 14:34
Taggar: bear, dollar, pound

Last Licks for the Dollar Bears


"Last Licks for the Dollar Bears  The dollar bears are getting their last licks in for 2017 perhaps foreshadowing of things to come in 2018. The bears took their cue from  The Conference Board Consumer..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-27 01:58
Taggar: bear, consumer confidence, dollar

Markets Update: Bitcoin Price Moves Sideways During the Holiday Lull


"The price of bitcoin has dropped considerably since it touched its all-time high of $19,600 per BTC on December 17. Since then markets have been quite bearish across the board, leading to lows in the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-25 21:15
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, market

Markets Update: Bitcoin Price Continues to Feel Bearish Sentiment


"The price of bitcoin (BTC) has been suffering from a bearish decline since it reached $19,600 USD across global markets and had touched a low of $15,299 on December 21. Over the past two days, most of..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-21 19:41
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, market

How Low Can Bitcoin Go? Charts Hint $11k in Play


"How low can bitcoin go? A look at the charts suggest a bearish price reversal could extend through the weekend."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-20 14:25
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

New In-Game Cryptocurrency Systems Let You Buy Assets in the Virtual Reality World


"High Fidelity is announcing the launch of Avatar Island, a VR domain where High Fidelity users can purchase items for their avatars, all contributed by digital artists from around the world.High Fi..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-12 17:23
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, economy, market, rate

Bitcoin Futures Are Here: The Story So Far


"The week ahead will give better future indication of Bitcoin derivatives products as yesterday at 6 p.m. EST, the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) allowed bitcoin futures to begin trading unde..."

Thinking of Shorting Bitcoin Futures? GBTC Bears Nurse Big Losses


"With Cboe launching its futures markets and CME set to begin its bitcoin derivatives products next week, many people are speculating on individuals and organizations short selling the cryptocurrency..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-10 01:58
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, investment, market

Bitcoin Spin-Offs Caught in a Bull-Bear Tug Of War


"Bitcoin's recently forked spin-offs bitcoin cash and bitcoin gold are caught up in battles between the bulls and bears. But which side will win out?"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-04 17:32
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull, gold

Fed?s Bullard Warns US Yield Curve Could Invert Next year


"St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard warned on Friday of a key “bearish signal” emerging for the economy if the Fed continues raising interest rates as fast as policymakers cu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-01 17:15
Taggar: bear, bull, economy, rate

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bitcoin Tests Parabolic Trend After 25% Weekly Growth


"Over the last 7 days, bitcoin has seen further, rapid growth as it manages to squeeze a $2,000 rally leading into its current all-time high in the $9700s ? a staggering 25% growth in 7 days. As dis..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-27 17:55
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, bull, financial, investment, market, trading, visa

Who Invented Pants? Why Crypto Creators' Identities Don't Matter


"The identity or character of a creator has little bearing on the value of the creation ? that's why the obsession with unmasking Satoshi was so silly."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-26 14:45
Taggar: bear

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

Bitcoin Bears Get Boost with Swiss Short Notes Offering Limited Loss Potential


"Up until today, market sentiment has been all bull on the world’s most popular cryptocurrency, bitcoin. News of pending futures from Chicago by Christmas, price upticks, and all-time highs ignor..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-18 08:59
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, bull, currency, market, profit

A Beginner?s Guide to Claiming Your Bitcoin Gold (and Selling It)


"This is a re-write of ?A Beginner?s Guide to Claiming Your ?Bitcoin Cash? (and Selling It)?. Please note: Everything in this article is just advice based on our best understanding of the current si..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-16 20:15
Taggar: announcement, bear, bitcoin, gold, point, rate, share, trading

Putin Advisor Bearish on Bitcoin: ?The Cryptoruble Must Compete With Cash?


"Russia?s deputy finance minister has suggested that the name of the country?s national cryptocurrency should be changed from ?cryptoruble? to ?cyber-ruble?.  He is expecting ?a large-scale correction?..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-16 17:55
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, finance

Chinese Power Company Responds to Document Indicating Mining Crackdown


"The Chinese state-owned State Grid Sichuan Ganzi Prefecture Electric Power Co, Ltd. has responded to the widespread circulation of a document bearing the official stamp of the company that appeared to..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-15 21:25
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, spread

EUR/USD ? Still Bearish Despite Recent Upside (Video)


"Craig Erlam Senior Market Analyst at OANDA speaks to Matt Brown about the recent EUR Strength and invertly the USD weakness. Despite stronger than expected German data supporting the EUR the pair is s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-15 14:36
Taggar: bear, market

Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies See Volatile Prices After Canceled Fork


"The price of bitcoin (BTC) has been on a bearish run over the past 72 hours, after reaching $7,900 the day the Segwit2x fork was ?canceled?. Since then bitcoin?s market cap has shaved off over $20B, a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-11 18:55
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currencies, market

Trump?s Treasury Secretary: ?We are Looking Very Carefully and Will Continue to Look at? Bitcoin


"Trump administration Treasury Secretary, Steven Terner Mnuchin, in a recent interview, largely about US tax code and proposed cuts, gave his first public comments regarding bitcoin.   Also read: Trump..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-10 20:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

$7,500 and Rising: Bitcoin Price Looks Ready to Challenge Records


"Having refused to succumb to bearish technical pressures yesterday, the world's largest cryptocurrency moved back above $7,500 this morning."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-08 14:45
Taggar: bear, currency

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Signs of Divergence May Point to Potential Distribution Phase


"After bouncing back and forth from $5100 to $6100, BTC-USD managed to squeeze out one more (albeit short-lived) all-time high. This article is going to present an update to the last discussion rega..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-30 20:41
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, bull, dollar, financial, indicators, investment, market, point, trading

AUD/USD ? Double Top or Head & Shoulders Reversal? (Video)


"The AUDUSD pair has dropped 0.77 levels. Is it poised to extend the sell-off? Oanda Senior Market Analyst, Craig Erlam takes note of the bearish reversal patterns – Double top and a slanting hea..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-25 14:40
Taggar: bear, dollar, market

Blockchain Technology Takes Center Stage in Science Fiction Thriller (ID)entity


"Philip K. Dick Award finalist (R)evolution, a 2015 near-future science fiction thriller by PJ Manney, ends with the main character?s consciousness transferred to a supercomputer, accompanied by the..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-23 16:44
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currencies, oil, rate, real estate

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Potential Wyckoff Distribution May Spring New All-Time Highs


"A potential Wyckoff Distribution phase is under way as bitcoin continues to climb on shaky ground. Days after having a strong $1,000 climb and nearly reaching $6,000 on most exchanges, we saw a str..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-19 20:57
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, bull, dollar, financial, indicators, investment, market, point, trading

Ether Price Analysis: Eve and Adam Could Be Turning Back the Bulls


"Since bottoming out around $200, ether has spent several weeks bouncing back and forth inside an ascending channel:Figure 1: ETH-USD, 4-Hour Candles, Ascending ChannelFor the last month and a half..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-17 21:45
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, bull, financial, investment, market, trading

Ether Price Analysis: Bullish Momentum Seems to Be Waning


"Early in the summer, the entire crypto market took a sustained, downward move that left ETH-USD dropping in value by approximately 60 percent. At the start of the bear market, the price of ether wa..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-25 21:47
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, bull, financial, indicators, investment, market, point, rate, trading

Hurricane Harvey Hits Oil as Gold Relaxes in Jackson Hole


"Hurricane Harvey’s landfall tonight in Texas promises severe disruption in the oil sector while gold continues to chill ahead of the Jackon Hole Symposium. Oil prices moved lower overnight with..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-25 06:05
Taggar: bear, gold, oil, trading

How the Blockstream Satellite Will Drive Bitcoin Adoption: An Interview with Adam Back and Chris Cook


"Last week Bitcoin Magazine covered the announcement of Blockstream Satellite, a new service that broadcasts real-time Bitcoin blockchain data from satellites in space to almost everyone on the plan..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-24 16:34
Taggar: announcement, bear, bitcoin, financial, gold, leverage, market, rate, share

Is There Reason to Be Concerned About the Hang Seng?


"Even as Hong Kong shares are holding on to their eighth straight monthly gain, recent derivatives activity shows investors are getting jittery about Asia?s best-performing market this year. Bearish op..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-24 13:13
Taggar: bear, bull, market, share, shares

GBP/USD ? Break Below 1.28 Very Bearish (Video)


"Oanda Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam says a close below 1.28 would be very bearish and shall open up downside towards 1.26 handle. ?The pair looks very bearish?, he adds. Core TV London"

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-23 14:02
Taggar: bear, market

GBP/CAD ? Topping Pattern? (Video)


"Oanda Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam takes note of the head and shoulders bearish reversal pattern on the GBP/CAD and discusses the technical outlook for the same along with the key level to watch..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-23 14:00
Taggar: bear, market

GBP/JPY ? Will We Break Below 140? (Video)


"?All the major technical support levels have been broken and things would start looking really bearish once the final support of 140.00 levels is breached?, says Oanda Senior Market Analyst Craig Erla..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-23 13:57
Taggar: bear, market

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Long and Short Squeezes Shape a Weakening All-Time High


"This morning, BTC-USD pushed a new all-time high on several exchanges. However, this time, the momentum to continue higher seems to be waning. Shortly after establishing the new all-time high, ther..."

Markets Update: Bitcoin Price Climbs to Higher Peaks


"The price of bitcoin continues to ascend upwards reaching new highs during the end of April. Last week our markets update revealed bitcoin markets experienced a slight bearish hiccup as the price per..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-21 18:45
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, market

Wolves Circle Oil and Gold Ahead of Le Crunch.


"Oil continues it’s bearish consolidation, while precious metals await this weekend’s French election. Gold has spent the overnight session consolidating to open quietly mid-range at 1281 t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-21 05:00
Taggar: bear, gold, oil

Markets Update: Bitcoin?s Battle Against the Bear Market


"The fiat value of bitcoin has seen a decline over the past 24-hours as the price per BTC dropped from US$1215 to a low of $1140 across major global exchanges. At press time, the price is on the reboun..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-14 20:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, market

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

Australia?s Law to End Double Taxation of Bitcoin Stalled


"Last year, Australian Treasurer Scott Morrison promised to swiftly act on changing the goods and services tax (GST) law, in order to end the double taxation of bitcoin and other digital currencies. Ho..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-07 11:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currencies

Markets Update: Bitcoin?s Price Back in the 4-Digit Territory


"Last week the price of bitcoin was trending downwards as bears controlled the market, pulling the price down to a low of US$920 per BTC on March 25. Currently, bitcoin?s value is once again ascending..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-28 19:11
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, market

Bank Indonesia


"The reverse repo rate, deposit rate, and central bank lending facility rates were held steady as expected in Indonesia at 4.75%, 4.0%, and 5.5% as expected. A released statement projects continuing gr..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-16 17:31
Taggar: bank, bear, inflation, rate

Trump Meeting with Merkel Cancelled Due to Bad Weather


"President Donald Trump has postponed until Friday his planned meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel due to a winter storm bearing down on the northeastern United States, the White House said on..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-13 21:43
Taggar: bear

ECB Preview and EUR Charting Analysis (Video)


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam preview’s the ECB Monetary Policy Decision and gives his analysis on EURUSD (4:20), EURGBP (6:09), EURJPY (8:05) and the DAX (9:15). W. Texas Crude Slides to $5..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-08 22:15
Taggar: analysis, bear, gold, market

USDJPY ? Has it Got a New Lease of Life?


"Just as it looked as though USDJPY was sleepwalking into bearish territory, it would appear the pair has found a new lease of life just in the nick of time. Following in the footsteps of EURJPY and GB..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-08 16:56
Taggar: bear

EUR/USD Bounces, Erasing Weekly Loss


"EUR/USD bounced today, heading to close flat over the week. During the week, the currency pair reached the lowest level since January 11. The rally of the curre..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-03 18:30
Taggar: bear, bull, currency, currency pair, dollar, profit

China?s National People Congress to Deliver Government State of Union


"China’s National People’s Congress kicks off this weekend, and investors will be watching for the standard numbers released at this major parliamentary session. They also hope to hear more..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-03 17:00
Taggar: bear

Implementing My Long-Term Dollar Trade with USD/CHF Sell


"If you remember my June post about the long-term future of the US dollar, you know that I am bearish on the USD for the coming months based on a ..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-14 21:26
Taggar: bear, dollar, trading

Market Anxious About Yellen Testimonies


"Is Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen capable of conducting a bond-market bloodbath? That?s what some on Wall Street are wondering. Albert Edwards, market strategist at Société Générale and noted..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-13 20:41
Taggar: bank, bear, market, rate

Gold Lower After Profit Taking


"Gold prices ended the U.S. day session lower Monday, on some more downside corrective pressure and profit taking after prices last week hit nearly three-month highs. Bearish outside markets?lower crud..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-13 20:32
Taggar: bear, bull, dollar, gold, market, oil, profit

GBP/CHF Consolidated in Triangle, Ready for Breakout


"The British pound looks to be prepared for a continuation of its long-term downtrend against the Swiss franc. The GBP/CHF currency pair has formed a nearly perf..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-05 17:11
Taggar: bear, currency, currency pair, pound

Double Bottom May Put an End to GBP/USD Downtrend


"The double bottom that is currently forming on the daily GBP/USD chart has a potential for stopping the medium-term bearish trend that persists since the Brexit refe..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-29 16:52
Taggar: bear, trading

Trump Will Beg Fed For QE4


"President-elect Trump’s policies will help the U.S. economy, but they won’t be enough to save stocks long term, said widely followed perm bear Marc Faber. “Mr. Trump is pro-business..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-16 12:52
Taggar: bear, economy

Double Top on CAD/JPY Daily Chart


"I am presenting yet another pattern with the Canadian dollar in the main role. The double top on USD/CAD is still a pending one, while the USD/CAD channel is al..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-15 16:36
Taggar: bear, currency, dollar, trading

Another Bearish Signal for USD/CAD ? Double Top on D1


"The Canadian dollar has formed another bearish pattern against its US counterpart — this time on the daily chart. The previous pattern (ascending channel) is still in..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-15 15:55
Taggar: bear, dollar

Markets Update: Cryptocurrency Prices Begin Rebounding


"The past week in the cryptocurrency space has been interesting, to say the least. Since our last market update, many of the top digital assets including bitcoin have experienced a bearish downtrend. T..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-13 19:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, market

European Inflation Rose Thanks to Energy Price Increase


"Europe appears to have seen off the deflation bugbear that has stalked it for the past couple of years. Consumer prices across the 19 countries that use the euro grew in December at their fastest rate..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-05 18:33
Taggar: bear, oil, rate

New Features in Opendime?s Next Cash-Like Bitcoin USB Stick


"When Opendime made its ‘bitcoin stick’ with multi-signature Bitcoin wallet provider Coinkite, it called it a ‘Bitcoin bearer bond’ ? that is, a bond or debt security. The contr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-29 13:00
Taggar: bear, bitcoin

USD Soars Again as Hawkish Fed Surprises Markets


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam discusses the Federal Reserve and Bank of England meetings and gives his analysis on EURUSD, GBPUSD, EURGBP, AUDUSD, USDCAD, USDJPY, GBPJPY, EURJPY, Gold and the Dow..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-15 18:21
Taggar: analysis, bank, bear, dollar, gold, market

Gold Weaker Ahead of FOMC Statement


"Gold prices are again modestly lower in early U.S. trading Tuesday and hovering not far above Monday?s 10-month low. Bearish technical charts and trader and investor optimism have been working against..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-13 17:00
Taggar: bear, gold, trading

Stormy Week ?


"Stormy Week ? As we approach only the second  Fed rate hike in a decade,  Bond Traders took bond yields higher as not only do they view a Fed hike certainty but continue to increase their bearish posi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-11 01:06
Taggar: bear, inflation, rate

Euro Continues Post-ECB Slide


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam discusses the ECB monetary policy decision and press conference from Thursday and gives his analysis on EURUSD, EURGBP, EURJPY, USDJPY, GBPJPY, GBPUSD, AUDUSD and USD..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-09 19:56
Taggar: analysis, bear, market, oil

AUD/USD in a Symmetrical Triangle on H4 Chart


"A strong downtrend that was active in AUD/USD from November 8 till November 21 has consolidated into a classic symmetrical triangle pattern. Being a continuation signal, such a..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-04 15:14
Taggar: bear, currency, currency pair

Gold Drops After Risk Appetite Returns to Markets


"Gold prices have sunk below unchanged and are trading near their daily lows in late-morning action Thursday. The big rebounds in world stock markets the past 24 hours have taken the bullish steam out..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-10 20:40
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, market, trading

Sterling in the Spotlight as Asia Starts the Week


"Trading in Asia is subdued today with China on holiday all week. The focus has been in GBP this morning with Theresa May announces that Britain will trigger Article 50 around March 2017 with a full ex..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-03 07:16
Taggar: bear, trading

Deja Vu in Capital Markets


"Friday September 30: Five things the markets are talking about Despite having already seen the script, investors seem unwilling to improvise, but prefer to act out what’s gone before. This week..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-30 12:47
Taggar: bank, bear, financial, market

EM ASIA FX-Asia currencies lose momentum


"The ringgit rose as much as 4.1000 per dollar, its strongest since Sept. 22, as traders cut bearish bets on the oil rebound. The Malaysian currency closely tracks crude prices due to the country's rel..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-29 10:23
Taggar: bear, currency, dollar, oil

Short Note on Presidential Polls


"The first debate between Hillary Clinton, the Democratic Party nominee, and Donald Trump, the Republican Party standard-bearer, takes place tonight. Presidential opinion polls now show a race thatR..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-26 17:58
Taggar: bear

Merril Lynch Says USD Bears to Win Out in September


"It?s been a rough year for the dollar already. But the U.S. currency might be facing one more selloff before rising interest rates carry it higher. In a note published Wednesday, a team of currency an..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-08 20:17
Taggar: bank, bear, currency, dollar, rate

CAD/JPY Consolidates in Symmetrical Triangle on Daily Timeframe


"Canadian dollar is in a long-term downtrend against the Japanese yen since December 2014. The current bearish wave runs since April this year. The currency pair is consolidati..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-04 17:43
Taggar: bear, currency, currency pair, dollar

ANZ Forecasts AUD to Stay Strong But Falter Eventually


"The Australian dollar’s persistent buoyancy won’t last forever, ANZ said, keeping a bearish view even as it raised its near-term forecasts for the currency. “While we continue to thi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-22 16:57
Taggar: bank, bear, currency, dollar, market

Soros Nearly Doubles down Bearish Bet Against S&P 500


"Billionaire investor George Soros, who rose to fame and fortune by betting against sterling in 1992, on Monday showed his latest hand: nearly doubling down on his bearish bet against the market. The 8..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-16 09:18
Taggar: bear, market

Brent Crude ? Has the Correction Run its Course?


"A week ago today, Brent crude touched its lowest level since 18 April and was back in bear market territory having fallen more than 20% from its highs a little under two months earlier. Since then, we..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-09 18:31
Taggar: bear, market, oil, report

Oil Higher But Oversupply Hangs on Energy Market


"Oil edged higher towards $42 a barrel on Wednesday after hitting its lowest since April the previous day, supported by an industry report showing a fall in U.S. inventories and a weaker dollar. But pr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-03 16:15
Taggar: bear, dollar, oil, report

Dollar Sucks Wind


"Tuesday August 2: Five things the markets are talking about The ‘mighty’ dollar continues to bear the weight of last Friday’s poor preliminary U.S GDP data release and a ‘dovis..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-02 12:48
Taggar: bear, currencies, dollar, market

Reuters Poll Shows Oil Demand Picking up in 2016


"Oil analysts still expect a rise in the crude price this year, thanks to improving demand growth that should help offset any bearish headwinds from a stubborn supply surplus, a Reuters poll showed on..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-29 15:28
Taggar: bear, margin, oil

EUR/USD Shaken by FOMC Decision


"The euro slid against the US dollar following the Fed’s announcement of its interest rate decision today. Even before the news, EUR/USD has been trading with a bear..."

Lots of Noise But Lacking in Direction


"JPY- Kuroda Corrodes Just when the JPY bears were showing some swagger, Bank ofJapan Kuroda squashed markets hopes for ?helicopter money?, well at least he did in mid-June when a BBC 4 interview took..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-22 03:25
Taggar: bank, bear, market

Are UK Stocks Headed For A Reality Check?


"The FTSE 100 Index?s bull run is headed for a reality check, according to HSBC Holdings Plc. Equity strategists at the U.K. bank predict Britain?s benchmark will end the year down about 7 percent, rev..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-19 16:57
Taggar: bank, bear, bull, rate

Oil Hits Three Week Low as Brexit Weighs on Crude


"Oil prices hit their lowest in more than three weeks on Thursday, the sixth straight day of losses and longest bearish run since early 2016, as U.S. crude stocks fell less than expected and concerns o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-16 16:02
Taggar: bear, oil

Which Country Has the Most to Lose from Brexit?


"Ireland will bear the brunt of a “Brexit” more than any other U.K. trading partner, according to a “sensitivity index” from U.S. ratings agency Standard & Poor’s. Th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-10 09:49
Taggar: bear, trading

Crude Oil Vulnerable to Huge Supply, Stronger Dollar


"Trader reactions will tell us if the bulls are in control or if the bears are taking over."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-25 09:11
Taggar: bear, bull

Citi Joins Goldman on Bullish Oil Outlook But Warns About Volatility


"Extreme turbulence may be the new normal for the oil market. That’s the message from Citigroup, which on Tuesday became the latest oil bear to defect to the bullish camp. Edward Morse, Citi̵..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-24 19:38
Taggar: bear, bull, market, oil

Oil Prices Jump as Goldman Sachs Says Market Flips into Deficit


"Oil prices jumped over 1 percent on Monday after long-time bear Goldman Sachs said the market had ended almost two years of oversupply and flipped to a deficit following global oil disruptions. Brent..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-16 10:17
Taggar: bear, gold, market, oil, trading

It Might Be Time to Sell Sterling


"Failure to close above 1.480 is an indication that cable is over-done to the upside and the bears are ready to take over."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-09 15:53
Taggar: bear, cable

The JOBS Act: Risk vs. Reward


"If you can bear the risk, why shouldn?t you be able to swing for the fences?"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-08 11:45
Taggar: bear

Yen Weakens From Highs Heading Into BoJ April Meeting


"BoJ easing at its April meeting will most likely reinforce the yen's position as a fundamentally bearish currency."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-01 21:08
Taggar: bear, currency

BOJ, Yuan and Fed Actions Driving Emerging Asia FX


"Emerging Asian currencies bulls stepped back during the last two weeks with bearish sentiment on China’s yuan, a Reuters poll showed. However, positive views on regional currencies remained as t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-28 16:03
Taggar: bear, bull, currencies, rate

Soros Likens China?s Economy with US Leading Up to 2008 Crash


"Billionaire financier George Soros has warned that China’s debt-fueled growth is bearing an “eerie resemblance” to the conditions leading up to the 2008 financial crash. “It..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-21 15:49
Taggar: bear, financial, real estate

Oil Rises After Kuwait Strike Enters Day 3


"Oil rose around two percent on Tuesday as a strike by oil workers in Kuwait nearly halved crude production from the OPEC member, overshadowing bearish sentiment following Sunday’s failure by pro..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-19 13:34
Taggar: bear, oil

Gold Falls After Strong USD Rises


"Gold prices are seeing strong selling pressure and hit a three-week low in morning U.S. trading Wednesday, as worldwide investor and trader risk appetite has up-ticked on this day. Also, the key ?outs..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-23 17:18
Taggar: bear, dollar, gold, market, oil, trading

Oil Plunges After Iran To Join Output Freeze After Doubling Its Production


"Oil fell around 3 percent on Monday after Iran dashed hopes of a coordinated production freeze any time soon, returning bearish sentiment over a supply glut that has sent prices crashing. Global bench..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-14 16:42
Taggar: bear, oil, trading

Faber: Central Banks Will Create Global Socialism


"Central banks around the globe are pursuing strategies that will put all financial assets into government hands, perma-bear Marc Faber, told CNBC’s Squawk Box. He also took the opportunity to en..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-14 09:09
Taggar: bank, bear, financial, rate

FTSE 100 At Risk of Rolling Over


" Talking Points The FTSE 100 is bullish above the February 29 low of 6034 and bearish below. German Industrial ..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-08 08:11
Taggar: bear, bull, point

Global Equity Rout By Numbers


"The Yearlong decline in global equities that started with a selloff in the energy sector officially became a full-blown “bear” market on Thursday. By the numbers: This week’s rout in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-12 13:55
Taggar: bear, financial, market, share, shares

Hedge Funds Yuan Battle With China Heats Up


"As far as financial market duels go, China versus some of the world’s most storied hedge funds is as big as it gets. Money managers making bearish bets against the yuan, including top investors..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-01 19:45
Taggar: bear, financial, market

ECB Stimulus Hopes and Oil Rebound Drive Gains


"Despite a disappointing morning in Europe on the data front, indices are on course to end the week on a far more positive note, extending gains to two sessions for only the second time this year. Havi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-22 13:49
Taggar: bear, market, point

Healthy Set of Data Just What the Doctor Ordered


"It?s been another tense week in the markets, during which the FTSE has joined the CAC and DAX in bear market territory and pessimism among the investing community has continued to grow. Fear and panic..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-22 09:39
Taggar: bear, market

Draghi Comments Eyed as Indices Enter Bear Market


"European markets have had a positive start to trading on Thursday, as investors eye the ECB press conference for insight into how the extremely volatile start to the year has impacted its position in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-21 13:55
Taggar: bear, market, trading

Ingen rubrik satt


"Investors have noticed that the stock market has gone through a radical change in the past few months. Veteran investor Mark D. Cook, who pointed out red flags a year ago, feels vindicated. Finally, s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-20 14:58
Taggar: bear, market, point

Dr Doom Puts China?s GDP at Closer to 4% as Exports Slow, Debt Bubble Looms


"China’s economy isn’t growing anywhere near as fast as official figures suggest, perma-bear Marc Faber, told CNBC on Tuesday. Speaking before the release of heavily anticipated Chinese gro..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-19 15:55
Taggar: bear, economy, report

Global Earnings Warnings Worst In 7-Years


"Stocks are losing their last line of defence. Amid a selloff that erased more than two years of gains — about $14 trillion — from global stocks now on the brink of a bear market, at least..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-15 13:15
Taggar: bear, market, profit

U.S Treasuries Extend Winning Streak


"Treasuries advanced for a fourth day as Chinese stocks fell back into a bear market and wiped out gains from a state rescue campaign, fueling demand for haven assets. Ten-year note yields approached t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-15 13:04
Taggar: bear, market, report, retail sales

China Stocks Enter Bear Market as State-Fueled Rally Evaporates


"Chinese stocks fell into a bear market for the second time in seven months, wiping out gains from an unprecedented state rescue campaign as investors lose confidence in government efforts to manage th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-15 12:52
Taggar: bear, economy, market

U.S Treasuries Continue Their Price Rally


"U.S. Treasuries advanced for a fifth day, extending their winning start to 2016, as oil prices at the lowest level in more than a decade added to reasons for investors be bearish on the outlook for in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-06 16:20
Taggar: bear, inflation, oil

Ruble Slump Enters Fourth Day


"The Russian ruble extended declines after closing at a record low on Monday as data showed hedge funds turned bearish on the exchange rate for the first time since October. The ruble depreciated 0.6 p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-29 16:21
Taggar: bear, dollar, rate

Gold and Silver Soft Ahead of Fed FOMC


"Gold prices are moderately lower in early U.S. trading Monday, once again pressured by the bearish outside markets led by slumping oil prices. Silver prices dropped to a six-year low overnight. Februa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-14 19:05
Taggar: bear, gold, market, oil, rate, trading

Crude Oil Steady Ahead of Key Nonfarm Payrolls, OPEC Meeting


"US Crude prices is steady on Friday, as the pair trades at $40.60 per barrel in the European session. We could see some volatility from oil during the day, as OPEC leaders are meeting in Vienna for a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-04 14:00
Taggar: bear, oil, rate, report

Gold Lower Versus Dollar as Silver Hits 6 year Low


"Gold prices are moderately lower in early U.S. trading Monday and hovering not far above last week?s 5.5-year low. Silver futures are also weaker and hit a six-year low overnight. The precious metals..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-23 18:48
Taggar: bear, gold, market, rate, trading

CTFT Data Shows Investors Short Gold Ahead of December FOMC


"Large speculators flipped to a net-bearish position in gold futures for only the second time ever in one Commodity Futures Trading Commission report, while further slashing their net long in another..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-23 18:47
Taggar: bear, gold, report, trading

Dollar Direction Is Not One Way Traffic


"It seems that the reality of a coming U.S Fed hike next month is starting to really kick in. Not surprisingly, the U.S equity market managed to grab the “bearish baton” from its global cou..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-10 13:40
Taggar: bear, market, report

Hedge Funds Raised Treasury Shorts Before NFP


"Hedge funds picked just the right time to boost bearish bets on Treasuries by the most since March 2013. Large speculators including hedge funds increased net short positions in 10-year notes by 128,6..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-09 14:01
Taggar: bear, short position, trading

Druckenmiller Says He?s Short the Euro, Stocks Could Be Next


"Stan Druckenmiller, who boasts one of the best investor track records over the past three decades, said he?s betting against the euro again and could see himself becoming bearish on stocks. Druckenmil..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-04 08:41
Taggar: bear

GBPUSD ? Bearish Case Builds as Reversal Forms


"Yesterday I suggested that, having run into resistance around 1.55, a reversal setup may be forming in cable on the 4-hour chart which could point to a consolidation, correction or reversal in the pai..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-03 16:28
Taggar: bear, cable, point

Dr. Doom Calls Bubble, Adding to Gloomy Calls


"The Federal Reserve has inflated an asset bubble and that’s going to damp market returns, perma-bear Marc Faber, publisher of The Gloom, Boom & Doom Report, told CNBC Tuesday. Faber’s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-03 13:48
Taggar: bear, market, report

Gold Higher After Rebound From Selling Pressure


"Gold prices are moderately higher in early U.S. trading Monday, on a rebound from the selling seen late last week that produced a technically bearish weekly low close on Friday. The gold bulls have fa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-26 16:17
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, rate, trading

WTI Crude ? Bears Take Another Stab After Fakeout


"WTI has been in consolidation over the last couple of days after failing to close below the ascending trend line on Thursday, despite initially breaking through in what turned out to be a fakeout. A f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-19 16:20
Taggar: bear, market

WTI Crude ? False Breakout Not a Bullish Signal


"Yesterday I suggested that the downward momentum in WTI appeared to be waning despite breaking through the ascending trend line ? 24 August lows ? and we could therefore see a false breakout (WTI Crud..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-16 17:41
Taggar: bear, bull

WTI Crude ? Are Bears Regaining Control?


"WTI has sold off heavily at the start of the week just as it appeared to be gathering some bullish momentum. It appears, however, that Friday?s late retracement was in fact a sign that the bears are o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-12 19:32
Taggar: bear, bull

JP Morgan Says China Real State Has Stabilized


"There is one reason to be bullish on China despite its recent downturn, Andres Garcia-Amaya said Thursday: Real estate. “China’s real estate is starting to find a bottom. If you remember..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-09 16:05
Taggar: bear, bull, real estate

Conflicting Fed Member Comments Confusing Stock Markets


"The Federal Reserve is sending mixed messages to the stock market. Fed Chair Janet Yellen seemed worried last week about the weakening global economic outlook, saying: “The situation abroad bear..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-23 02:59
Taggar: bear, market, rate

Oil Caught Between Conflicting Data Points


"Oil markets have seesawed since the beginning of the week, torn between data that points towards a bottoming out of prices following an over 50 percent fall over the last year and bearish analysts who..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-22 05:08
Taggar: bear, market, oil, point, profit

Swiss Franc Decoupling From Risk Appetite


"Swiss franc bears rejoiced on Friday when the currency weakened past the psychologically important 1.10 level against the euro ? the lowest level since the Swiss National Bank’s shock removal of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-15 03:58
Taggar: bank, bear, currency, market, rate

Gold Lower as USD Firmer


"Gold prices have dropped to session lows in mid-morning U.S. dealings Wednesday. Early selling pressure was intensified when prices dropped to a fresh three-week low, triggering sell stop orders in th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-09 18:54
Taggar: bear, dollar, gold, market, oil, trading

Enormous Rebound in Asian Equities


"Amid hopeful speculation of new Chinese fiscal stimulus, the Shanghai Composite index closed 2.3%, and other stock markets in the region recorded even larger gains.  Japan’s Nikkei jumped 1..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-09 13:39
Taggar: bear, market, point

USDJPY ? Technical Support Awaits Ahead of NFP


"The dollar continues to look bearish against the yen today after breaking below Wednesday’s low early in the session to enter into a technical downtrend on the daily chart (lower highs and lower..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-04 13:08
Taggar: bear, dollar

USD/CAD ? Canada?s Jobs Report A Sideshow To NFP


"CAD consolidation into double payroll reports Loonie bears to take their cues from today’s NFP BoC to stand pat on September 9 CAD remains hypersensitive to crude prices Canada’s trade num..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-04 12:35
Taggar: bear, loonie, report

Oil Rises Despite Higher Inventories


"Oil prices rose on Thursday as an equity market rally offset a surprise increase in U.S. oil inventory levels and a firm dollar. Rangebound crude got a boost after the European Central Bank pledged to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-03 18:16
Taggar: bank, bear, dollar, market, oil

Oil Steady After Mixed Data


"Crude prices traded in a narrow range on Thursday as optimism over equity markets helped offset a surprise increase in U.S. oil inventory levels and a firm U.S. dollar. A respite from bearish economic..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-03 15:54
Taggar: bear, dollar, market, oil

August in Review


"A possible global bear market in equities took shape increasingly as August unfolded.  Currency markets were dominated by the fall-out of the Chinese yuan devaluation, namely a decline of the dol..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-01 00:09
Taggar: bear, currencies, currency, dollar, market, point

GBPUSD ? Key Support Broken and Confirmed


"On Wednesday we highlighted a key support level for cable that could offer strong insight into the pairs bullish or bearish bias going forward (GBPUSD ? Big Test for Major Support). Yesterday we got a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-28 16:55
Taggar: bear, bull, cable

Oil Stable After China Stimulus


"Oil stabilized on Wednesday after China’s central bank moved to support the country’s economy, but prices stayed near 6-1/2-year lows as a heavy supply glut kept the market outlook bearish..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-26 15:56
Taggar: bank, bear, economy, market, oil

Sell-Off Intensifies


"A sell-everything mood pervades stocks.  At 15,636 shortly after the open, the DJIA was down 5.0% on the day and 14.8% from its all-time high of 18,351 last May 19.  This was the first correction (a d..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-24 17:13
Taggar: bear, market, point

EUR/AUD Shows Long-Term Ascending Channel


"EUR/AUD is currently showing a very interesting pattern with multiple confirmations — a long-term ascending channel with a starting point on May 1 this year. It follows..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-16 19:55
Taggar: bear, point

Faber: Yuan Devaluation Is Completely Meaningless


"Global markets may have convulsed since China pushed its currency lower this week, but the step is “completely meaningless,” given its relatively small move, perma-bear Marc Faber, publish..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-14 14:00
Taggar: bear, currencies, currency, market, report

EUR/USD Rises on PBoC Actions


"EUR/USD rose steadily today as the traders reacted to yet another currency intervention by the People’s Bank of China. Although the similar intervention result..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-12 20:18
Taggar: bank, bear, currency, market, rate

WTI Crude ? Bears Eyeing Third Assault on Support


"WTI has experienced a day of indecision having failed to significantly break through a key support level. It did briefly create a new low for the year but didn’t manage to gather any momentum. F..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-12 17:58
Taggar: bear

NFP Could Drive Gold Under $1,000


"Gold prices were marching lower ahead of a key employment report that is expected to set the tone for the battered precious metal. The Friday jobs report could prove a critical tipping point for the y..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-06 16:18
Taggar: bear, employment, gold, market, point, report

Mixed Reports Bring Volatility to EUR/USD


"EUR/USD had been trading with a moderate bearish bias today before the US macroeconomic reports hit the market. Initially, it rallied following poor data on the employment sit..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-05 16:49
Taggar: bear, employment, market, rate, report, trading

Commodities Are Back to 2008 Levels


"Dear commodities investors: Welcome back to 2008! The meltdown has pushed as many commodities into bear markets as there were in the month after the collapse of Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc., which sp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-05 16:05
Taggar: bear, financial, market

AUD/USD Remains Under 0.73 Ahead of RBA


"The Canadian dollar languished at 11-year lows on Tuesday as a continuing selloff in oil prices thrust the loonie and other commodity currencies such as the Australian dollar into the spotlight, steal..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-04 05:56
Taggar: bear, currencies, dollar, loonie, oil

West TX Oil Near $45


"Oil prices have now broken below many Wall Street targets and look set to test the year’s lows and beyond, before finding a bottom.  Led by international bench mark Brent crude, futures were sla..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-04 05:22
Taggar: bear, market, oil

EURUSD ? Friday Spike Reinforces Bearish Outlook


"The euro remains bearish against the dollar despite another spike occurring in the pair on Friday. The rally was cut short around 1.11 which, in my view, reinforces the bearish argument for this pair..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-03 16:47
Taggar: bear, dollar

Albert Edwards: Get Ready to Relive the 2008 Crisis


"Central banks in the Western world have set the scene for an “even bigger version” of the 2007-2008 global financial crisis, Societe Generale’s bearish strategist Albert Edwards has..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-31 03:10
Taggar: bank, bear, financial, market, rate

Hedge Funds Continue to be Bearish on US Oil


"Hedge funds are more bearish about the outlook for U.S. oil prices than at any time for almost five years, according to data from the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission. Hedge funds and other m..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-27 16:11
Taggar: bear, long position, oil, trading

Gold Close to 5 Year Low Awaiting FOMC


"Gold lost ground on Monday, moving closer to last week’s 5-1/2 year lows below $1,100 per ounce, with expectations for a near-term U.S. interest rate hike seen keeping momentum firmly with the b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-27 16:11
Taggar: bear, gold, market, rate

Oil Prices Lower On Oversupply Concerns


"Oil prices were under pressure on Friday after U.S. crude entered a bear market in the previous trading session. U.S. prices are off more than 20% since their highs in June, meeting a common definitio..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-24 16:39
Taggar: bear, investment, market, oil, trading

Oil Continues to Slide


"U.S. oil futures closed below the psychologically important $50 level?possibly signaling more declines to come and a retest of the March lows. West Texas Intermediate settled down $1.67 at $49.19 per..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-23 05:34
Taggar: bear, oil

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

EURUSD ? Positive Start But Outlook Still Bearish


"The euro is on course to start the week on a more positive note against the dollar, bringing an end to its three day losing streak that has seen it trading at an almost two-month low. Despite the impr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-20 18:32
Taggar: bear, dollar, market, trading

Gold ? Finds Support After Touching Five Year Low


"Gold has looked quite bearish for some time now and today it has broken through another support – $1,142.73, 17 March lows ? having failed at the first two times of asking. The next key support..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-17 16:36
Taggar: bear, gold, gold trading, trading

Fed Focus Flattens Yield Curve


"Enough distractions! Treasury investors are turning their attention back to the business of when U.S. interest rates go up. The yield curve has flattened the most in four months in a week when Greece..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-17 04:55
Taggar: bear, market, oil, rate

EURUSD ? Engulfing Patterns and Bearish Confirmation


"As mentioned yesterday (EURUSD ? Greek Deal Prompts Bearish Move), the euro appears to have moved back into a bearish phase against the dollar, with the Greek ?deal? potentially removing one risk even..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-14 17:00
Taggar: bear, dollar, rate

Faber Says China Slowdown is Biggest Risk to Markets


"With a stock market crash in China, an imminent bailout deal in Greece and earnings season kicking off in the U.S., there’s no shortage of concerns bouncing around global markets. And one of tho..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-14 15:56
Taggar: bear, economy, market

EURUSD ? Big Test at Major Resistance Level


"Yesterday I suggested that the euro was consolidating against the dollar in what appeared to be a flag formation but that there were signs that there wasn’t a huge amount of appetite for a furth..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-10 16:37
Taggar: bear, dollar

Some Optimism over China Stocks Bouncing Back


"Sentiment surrounding China’s equity market couldn’t get much worse. Negative chatter reached a fever pitch ahead of Thursday’s rebound, which has chartists?who evaluate securities b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-10 03:57
Taggar: bear, market

West TX Oil Steadies Around $53


"U.S. crude closed down slightly on Tuesday as investors fled to safe havens on worries about a near-bankrupt Greece and China’s stock market losses and as technical selling threatened to push oi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-08 02:25
Taggar: bank, bear, market, oil

Gold Hit 3.5 Month Low as USD Stronger


"Gold prices are solidly lower and dropped to a 3.5-month low in morning U.S. trading Tuesday. Negative-looking charts and bearish ?outside markets??a higher U.S. dollar index early this week and sharp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-07 16:01
Taggar: bear, dollar, gold, market, oil, trading

Oil Prices Near Three Month Lows


"Oil prices slumped to three-month lows on Monday and the bearish sentiment not expected to shift any time soon thanks to a crisis in Greece, the stocks rout in China and Iran supply fears. Benchmark B..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-06 01:35
Taggar: bear, oil

Oil Falls as Higher Supplies and Greece Pressure Crude


"Oil fell toward $63 a barrel on Friday as concern over Greece and a forecast that U.S. shale oil output would keep growing this year countered signs of a pickup in demand. Greece has been less of a dr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-19 16:36
Taggar: bear, market, oil

GBPUSD ? Cable Grinds Higher But Lacking Momentum


"Cable appeared to be struggling to break through the 1.5550-1.56 resistance level yesterday having failed at the first attempt on decreasing momentum. However, this was never followed by the reversal..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-16 18:05
Taggar: bear, cable, market

Turkey?s Central Bank Tries to Prop up the Lira


"Turkey?s political landscape penalizes domestic assets TRY weakens more than 5% against the dollar CBRT cuts currency deposit rates TRY bears wary of further backlash For investors expecting the one-d..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-08 13:27
Taggar: bear, currency, dollar, rate, trading

Ascending Channel on EUR/JPY D1 Chart ? Reversal Pending?


"The rising channel pattern that is now so evident on the EUR/JPY D1 chart has began forming two months ago. Basically, the channel is a correction wave of the major..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-07 16:53
Taggar: bear

EURUSD ? Bearish as Evening Star Nears Completion


"If EURUSD wasn’t already looking bearish following yesterday’s late pullback, it’s certainly starting to now following the dollar surge on the back of the strong US jobs report for M..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-05 16:57
Taggar: bear, dollar, report

Another Easing of Monetary Policy in India


"Today’s 25-basis point reductions in the Reserve Bank of India’s repo and reverse repo rates to 7.25% and 6.25% constitute the third easing move of 2015, matching in size similar cuts in J..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-02 16:44
Taggar: bank, bear, inflation, point, rate

GBPUSD ? Further Divergence as Pair Nears Support


"  On this occasion, the 233-period simple moving average also weighed in to offer additional support around the 1.5230 level. The pair is now very close to the area that I highlighted previously (GBPU..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-29 16:39
Taggar: bear

Oil Sure Catches Hedge Funds Wrong Footed


"Oil?s sharp rally since the middle of March has been driven by a race among bearish hedge funds to cover loss-making short positions rather than any great bullishness about the outlook. On the eve of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-12 16:30
Taggar: bear, bull, oil, short position

German Bund Yields Squeeze EUR Short Positions


"Eurogroup reports progress in bailout negotiations with Greece Market chasing EUR stops of recent spec bets Fed wants markets to adjust to rate uncertainty Sterling Bears are whipped Yesterday, the EU..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-12 12:35
Taggar: bear, currency, market, rate, report

Japan Stocks Higher After China Rate Cut


"Japanese stocks rose for a second day after China?s central bank cut interest rates for the third time in six months and U.S. hiring rebounded. Ball-bearing maker Minebea Co. jumped 8.5 percent after..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-11 06:00
Taggar: bank, bear, profit, rate, share, shares, trading

NFP To Deliver Roller Coaster Price Action


"“Trade of a life time” eases up Mixed messages on Greece pressures EUR Can U.K Conservatives win a surprise majority? Dollar bears look to bunds for support The U.S bond bear can breath a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-08 12:31
Taggar: bear, dollar, point

Euro Bears on Edge as Grexit Threat Subsides, FOMC in Focus


"Greek debt relief not a solution EUR bear’s feeling the squeeze at elevated levels RBA’s Stevens may have tipped his hand on rates BoE looking at lower for longer after disappointing GDP Y..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-28 12:47
Taggar: bear, market, point, rate

Oil Bears Go into Hiding


"Speculators pulled bearish oil bets at the fastest pace on record as Saudi Arabia renewed strikes on Yemen and U.S. output slowed. Hedge funds reduced their short position in West Texas Intermediate c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-27 06:50
Taggar: bear, long position, oil, short position

USD/JPY at 119 as Shorts Dry Up on BOJ


"Speculators are losing interest in betting that the yen will fall further as the Bank of Japan shows no sign of adding stimulus when it meets this week. Net yen shorts, or bearish bets for the Japanes..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-27 06:43
Taggar: bank, bear, currency

EURUSD ? Euro Rally Breaks Key Resistance


"Yesterday (EURUSD – Break Lower Looking Increasingly Likely) I noted that despite trading in a range for much of the last month, EURUSD continues to have a slight bearish bias because it: remain..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-23 17:43
Taggar: bear, trading

Euro Bears Under Pressure Despite Flash PMIs Seeing Red


"EUR fails to rollover on soft flash numbers ECB chief economist sees Europe on growth track Hawkish talk on Greece lifts EUR Far East PMIs reveal significant deterioration Notwithstanding the lack of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-23 13:06
Taggar: bear

ECB Sees Initial Progress From Its Bond-Buying Program


"Just weeks ago, the European Central Bank began a bond-buying program intended to stimulate the economy and to last at least 18 months. On Wednesday, the bank?s president, Mario Draghi, indicated that..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-16 06:26
Taggar: bank, bear, economy, oil

Will there be any Surprises from the ECB or BoC?


"EUR did not benefit from modest sales report Weaker EURO aids eurozone export numbers Loonie on the back foot ahead of BoC Any Poloz surprise should crush the loonie bear The market is not expecting a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-15 13:42
Taggar: bear, loonie, market, report

USD/JPY Back Below 120


"The yen hovered just below a two-year peak against the euro early on Tuesday and was broadly firmer versus other major currencies as investors shed bearish positions overnight. Analysts said the move..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-14 04:48
Taggar: bear, currencies

Leading indicators signal a market top


"A bearish story is being told by the relative performance of the market?s various sectors. That?s because the sectors with the best year-to-date returns are among those that typically lead the market..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-13 13:09
Taggar: bear, market

Oil Rises 2% Despiste Higher Inventories


"Oil prices rallied more than 2 percent on Thursday, clawing back part of a 6 percent slump triggered by a jump in U.S. crude inventories and record Saudi output, although analysts said sentiment remai..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-09 15:50
Taggar: bear, oil

Outlook for Oil Weak


"Oil prices rose more than a percent on Thursday, clawing back a part of the 6 percent slump in the previous session that was triggered by a shock jump in U.S. crude inventories and record Saudi output..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-09 07:02
Taggar: bear, oil

Opinion: Iran Negotiations Bearish for Oil Prices


"Negotiations that could lead to sanctions relief for Iran could also be bearish for oil prices over the next 18 months, said Francisco Blanch, head of global commodities and derivatives research at Ba..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-07 03:48
Taggar: bank, bear, oil

Dollar Doesn?t Feel Support from Fundamentals


"The dollar remained in a bearish mode today even though macroeconomic reports from the United States were really good, unlike yesterday. EUR/USD managed to erase all of i..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-02 16:38
Taggar: bear, dollar, report

?Three black crows? could spell doom for the market


"Something highly unusual, and potentially quite bearish, has just happened to the stock market. On Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, the S&P 500 closed at the lows of the day in three-straight sessi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-27 09:33
Taggar: bear, market

USD/CAD ? Loonie Takes Flight Despite Weaker Crude


"Canada Retail Sales a bust in January Oil prices not helping the loonie bear BoC’s Poloz credibility on the line later in the week OIS pricing in another BoC cut in the coming months The Canadia..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-23 16:43
Taggar: bear, dollar, loonie, oil, retail sales, trading

West TX Oil Drops to near $43 Before Fed


"Oil extended losses to a seventh day, with prices heading toward a bear market, with data projected to show the record U.S. stockpile expanding before the Federal Reserve?s monetary policy decision. A..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-18 08:58
Taggar: bear, market, oil, share, shares

Gold ? Remains Steady At Support at $1150


"Gold for Wednesday, March 18, 2015 Over the last few days gold has been able to steady a little around the support at $1150.  The next obvious technical support level is around $1130, and if it was to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-18 06:06
Taggar: bear, gold, trading

EUR/USD Sits at 1.05 Amidst Widespread Bearishness


"The euro sank to a fresh 12-year low early on Monday after a recent bounce was met with fresh selling interest in a sign that investors were still very bearish on the common currency.  It fell as far..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-16 07:27
Taggar: bear, currency

EUR/USD Finds Respite After Poor US Data


"EUR/USD recovered today following its earlier drop to a new multi-year low. One of the reasons for the bounce is today’s US macroeconomic data that was not good at&..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-12 20:28
Taggar: bear, market

Investors Turn Pessimistic on Chinese Yuan as China Enters ?New Normal?


"Investor sentiment on the yuan turned bearish as the People's Bank of China is expected to continue easing monetary policy to provide relief for the export dependent economy, now the world's largest (..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-05 15:40
Taggar: bank, bear, economy, forex

GBPUSD ? Cable potentially in key stage of correction


"Cable has continued to decline over the last few trading sessions which isn?t entirely surprising. As mentioned in last Thursday?s post, the formation of the bearish engulfing pattern after the pair r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-03 17:56
Taggar: bear, cable, dollar, trading

Mixed Feelings About U.S. Recovery


"Societe Generale’s notoriously bearish strategist, Albert Edwards, has poured scorn on the belief that the U.S. economy is recovering and predicts “violent” reactions in asset market..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-26 01:32
Taggar: bear, dollar, economy, market, profit, rate

Gold Lower Awaiting Yellen Testimony


"Gold prices are slightly lower but treading water in early U.S. dealings Tuesday. The market place awaits what is arguably the most important development this week: testimony from Fed Chair Janet Yell..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-24 16:37
Taggar: bear, bull, dollar, gold, market

Gold Softer Even As Ukraine Situation Heats Up


"Gold prices are modestly lower in early U.S. futures trading Wednesday, as follow-through technical selling is featured. The key ?outside markets? are also in a bearish posture for the precious metals..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-18 16:25
Taggar: bear, dollar, gold, market, oil, trading

Gold Rises on Safe Haven Flows


"Gold prices are modestly higher in early U.S. trading Monday, lifted on some modest safe-haven demand and by an upside technical correction following Friday?s strong losses that drive prices to a thre..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-09 17:20
Taggar: bear, gold, market, trading

Strong USD Hits Mid-Size Exporters


"Mid-sized U.S. manufacturers, are likely to bear the brunt of the dollar’s climb that has lifted it nearly 10 percent against the euro and 7 percent against major currencies since mid-December..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-09 16:57
Taggar: bear, currencies, dollar, foreign exchange, manufacture, rate

USD/JPY Near 119 as Yen Bears Surface


"Stronger-than-expected U.S. jobs growth figures on Friday brought the yen bears out to play, and after some tussling with the bulls, analysts say the yen will resume its downward trend this year. R..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-09 01:11
Taggar: bank, bear, bull, currency, dollar, rate

Down-Sloped Double Top on H4 Chart of EUR/USD


"On a longer-term chart, this pattern might seem insignificant, but the four-hour chart is clearly showing a double top formation that gives a bearish signal to all TA-min..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-08 20:29
Taggar: bear

Why QE Isn?t Working


"Unconventional central bank policies, including quantitative easing (QE) have failed to spur either inflation or growth as fiscal austerity continues to bite, Nouriel Roubini said in an op-ed for Proj..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-02 05:37
Taggar: bank, bear, inflation

Bearish Wagers Increase on Oil


"Hedge funds boosted bearish wagers on oil to a four-year high as U.S. supplies grew the most since 2001. Money managers increased short positions in West Texas Intermediate crude to the highest level..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-27 04:29
Taggar: bear, long position, oil, short position, trading

EUR/USD Steady Around 1.1250


"The embattled euro held onto modest gains early on Tuesday, having bounced off an 11-year trough as investors decided to take profits on extremely bearish positions. The common currency last traded at..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-27 02:26
Taggar: bear, currency, profit, take profit

What the EUR Bear Needs From Draghi and the ECB


"Will Draghi stand and deliver? Market ready to punish the ECB EUR shorts need a surprise Where is the reserve ammo? The EUR bear finds out his or her own fate in a matter of hours. Will Mario Draghi a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-22 13:30
Taggar: bank, bear, market

Volatility in Chinese Stocks Expected to Increase


"The one thing China (SHCOMP)?s bulls and bears can agree on is that swings in the world?s most-volatile major stock market are only going to get bigger after equity traders took on record amounts of d..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 04:45
Taggar: bank, bear, bull, market, rate, share, shares

International Labor Organization Says Global Unemployment to Rise


"The global jobs market will continue to deteriorate in the coming years,, while rising income inequality and high youth unemployment will stoke more social unrest, a new report warns today. The Intern..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-20 16:41
Taggar: bear, employment, market, rate, report

Palladium Remains Below $765 Despite U.S. Auto Demand


"Palladium, used mostly in gasoline-fueled vehicles that dominate markets in North America and China, is approaching a bear market after falling almost 6 percent this month to $756 an ounce in London..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-20 05:54
Taggar: bear, dollar, market

At Least Commodity Investors Have the Weather


"While most raw materials are mired in bear markets, from oil to nickel to corn, cold spells and droughts are fueling a few rallies. The promise of a deep freeze last week in the U.S. sent natural-gas..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-19 05:28
Taggar: bear, market, oil

Double Top Terminates NZD/JPY Uptrend


"NZD/JPY is showing a great bearish breakout opportunity that has crystallized now when the double top formation on the daily chart can be seen clearly. It appears to be termin..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-18 18:06
Taggar: bear

Bears Continue to Circle the Australian Dollar


"The Australian dollar recovered some lost ground in recent sessions, but analysts remain bearish on the currency, with some tipping a slide to the Australian central bank’s $0.75 target this yea..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-14 05:47
Taggar: bank, bear, currency, dollar, economy, trading

USD/SGD around 1.3350 with Eyes on Oil


"Bearish forecasts for the Singapore dollar are growing amid expectations that crude oil’s recent tumble will result in looser monetary policy. The Singapore dollar dropped more than 7 percent ag..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-13 03:02
Taggar: bear, dollar, oil

EUR Onwards and Downwards


"Global bourses bounce on hawkish Fed EUR bears chasing the unit lower IMM Euro shorts below peak levels German manufacturing orders disappoint Risk appetite seems to have found some much needed love a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-08 14:04
Taggar: bear, point, rate

Is the EUR Bear Impatient?


"Volatility has yet to take a breather Global record low yields a new norm Low yields favor the dollar EUR bear itching to sell more The market has yet to take a breather in this New Year, basically ca..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-06 16:56
Taggar: bear, dollar, market

Forecast for 2015 ? Forex, Gold, Oil, Interest Rates


"Although my 2014 forecast was not as bad as the one I posted for 2013, it was not too accurate either. It is now time to offer my expectations for the ..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-02 20:06
Taggar: bear, financial, rate

Quick Lessons from 2014: Some End-of-Year Trading Thoughts


"As we’re very close to the end of another year, this is a good time to look back and see what lessons can be drawn from the previous 12 months of trading. Bearing in mind that it’s beyond..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-31 14:26
Taggar: bear, forex, trading

EUR Not Bothered By Greek Outcome


"Greek PM fails to acquire votes Snap Greek elections end of January Is “Grexit” a worry for EUR? EUR Bear eyes ?1.20 with confidence It’s a difficult week to get excited about in Cap..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-29 13:57
Taggar: bear, market

Global Retail Investors Bullish on US Stocks Bearish on Oil, Monex Quarterly Survey Reveals


"The giant Tokyo-based global financial broker has released its quarterly sentiment survey, showing that traders worldwide are more optimistic and expect the US Federal Reserve to raise interest rates..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-18 14:41
Taggar: bear, bull, financial, forex, oil, rate

Will Negative Swiss Rates Reduce CHF Demand?


"SNB Goes Negative in January Market assess policy moves by Fed and SNB EUR under pressure from intervention demands Yen bears relieved with higher U.S yields Over the past 24-hours, Capital Markets ha..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-18 13:47
Taggar: bank, bear, market

Brent Oil Drops Near $63 on Supply Glut, Demand Woes


"Brent crude continued its march downwards on Friday and dropped to a 5-1/2-year low of $63 a barrel, bringing this week’s losses to more than 8 percent amid persistent concerns over a supply glu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-12 07:23
Taggar: bear, oil

Australia Adds Most Jobs in 2 Years


"Australian employers added the most jobs in more than two years last month as the central bank?s plan to spur growth with record-low interest rates bears fruit. The number of people employed rose by 4..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-11 04:59
Taggar: bank, bear, rate

Kuwait Petroleum: Oil May Stay Around $65 for Six Months


"Oil prices will stay at about $65 a barrel for at least half a year until OPEC changes its collective production or world economic growth revives, said the head of state-run Kuwait Petroleum Corp.  Oi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-09 06:26
Taggar: bear, market, oil, rate, trading

West TX Oil Below $65 after U.S. Jobs Data


"U.S. oil settled at a 5-year low on Friday as strong U.S. employment data did little to lift the oil market’s bearish mood a day after Saudi Arabia cut official selling prices. U.S. crude future..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-07 01:59
Taggar: bear, employment, market, oil

Draghi?s Hope and a Prayer Skins the EUR Bear


"ECB “hot air” leaves 27-month EUR low in the dark ECB trying to buy itself more time Majority looking to Q1, 2015 for action Bearish EUR traders are likely feeling deflated after European..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-04 19:20
Taggar: bank, bear

EUR/USD Rallies to 1.24 after ECB Disappointment


"The euro started trade on Friday higher against most of its peers but could struggle to extend gains if U.S. employment data due later in the day re-energise dollar bulls. Investors were forced to tri..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-04 01:24
Taggar: bank, bear, bull, currency, dollar, employment, point

Swiss Gold Rejection Delivers Blow to Investors


"As Switzerland rules out that its central bank will be the next big buyer of gold, sending prices to the lowest in more than three weeks, there?s one more reason for investors to be bearish. Voters ye..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-01 05:18
Taggar: bank, bear, gold

Triple Top on AUD/NZD Daily Chart


"A notable triple top pattern appears on a daily chart of the AUD/NZD currency pair. You can see it at the end of the long-term uptrend lasting since the..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-23 18:00
Taggar: bear, currency, currency pair

Week in FX Europe ? Draghi Hands Ammo to Euro Bear


"Draghi’s Dovish Remarks Suffocate EUR Market expects ECB to announce new measures in December Greater Euro/U.S rate divergence needs to be priced The Euro bear got a subtle hint yesterday to con..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-21 13:22
Taggar: bear, bull, market, profit, rate

OPEC Cut Will Help US Shale Says Goldman


"A ?large? production cut by OPEC to prop up crude prices isn?t in the group?s interest because it?s likely to bolster an expansion of U.S. shale oil, according to Goldman Sachs Group Inc. While the sl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-18 17:41
Taggar: bear, gold, market, oil

Week in FX Europe ? Sterling Bulls Burned by Carney


"Pound pummeled by bears license to roam U.K’s first rate hike delayed Political uncertainty weighs on Pound The Sterling bear got the green light and license to roam after Governor Carney at the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-14 14:16
Taggar: bear, inflation, pound, rate, report

Gold Rises As Dollar Loses Traction


"Gold rose on Wednesday as the dollar retreated from earlier highs, but overall sentiment stayed with the bears as outflows from bullion funds showed no sign of slowing. Market participants were also d..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-12 17:10
Taggar: bear, bull, dollar, gold, market

More Trouble in Ukraine


"Fighting has intensified in Ukraine, lending a more guarded mood to investor sentiment.  While the rhetoric of ECB President Draghi’s comments Thursday were bearish, investors are asking, w..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-07 14:35
Taggar: bear, dollar, kiwi, report

Record Dollar Borrowings May Lead to Yuan Decline


"Yuan bears have added Chinese companies? record dollar borrowings to the list of reasons why the currency may weaken. Chinese firms raised $196 billion from loans and bonds this year, 11 times more th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-07 04:53
Taggar: bank, bear, currency, dollar, market

West TX Oil Below $78 on Saudi Price Cut


"West Texas Intermediate crude dropped to a three-year low as Saudi Arabia cut prices for exports to U.S. customers amid speculation stockpiles increased last week. Brent fell to a four-year low in Lon..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-05 05:14
Taggar: bear, market, oil, share

Gold Being Offloaded as Appeal Fades


"Gold bears are betting that the rout in the metal isn?t over, sending assets in the biggest bullion-backed fund to the lowest since the month that Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. collapsed. Holdings in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-05 04:16
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, oil

West TX Oil Near $81 After Another Poor Month


"West Texas Intermediate headed for the biggest monthly decline in more than two years amid signs that OPEC boosted output to a 14-month high even as crude slumped into a bear market. Brent slid in Lon..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-31 06:08
Taggar: bear, market

OPEC Countries Boost Oil Output to 14 Month High


"OPEC countries boosted oil output to a 14-month high in October as crude futures sank into a bear market, a Bloomberg survey showed yesterday. Production by the 12-member Organization of Petroleum Exp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-31 06:06
Taggar: bear, market, oil

As The Fed Mulls Whether to Pull the Trigger on ?Policy Normalisation?? Can The Markets Bear it?


"The Fed's October meeting is highly anticipated and awaited by market participants of all types. Despite the Fed's pretence, if QE4 officially ends today QE5 will be what the markets scream out for in..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-29 07:39
Taggar: bear, forex, market

Goldman Cuts Oil 2015 Forecast to $75


"Goldman Sachs has slashed its 2015 oil price forecasts, making it the most bearish among major financial institutions, following a near 25 percent fall in crude prices over the past five months. The U..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-27 16:26
Taggar: bank, bear, financial, gold, investment, oil

Goldman Sachs Slashes 2015 Oil Price Forecasts


"Goldman Sachs has slashed its 2015 oil price forecasts, making it the most bearish among major financial institutions, following a near 25 percent fall in crude prices over the past five months. The U..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-27 09:53
Taggar: bank, bear, financial, gold, investment, oil

OPEC Looking to Cut Daily Oil Output


"OPEC needs to reduce crude output by at least 500,000 barrels a day, Libya?s governor to the group said, the first time since prices plunged into a bear market that a representative from a member nati..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-23 05:19
Taggar: bear, market, oil

Analysts Reassessing Oil after Strong Decline


"The bear market in oil has analysts reassessing the U.S. shale boom after five years of historic growth. The U.S. benchmark price dropped to $79.78 a barrel on Oct. 16, the lowest since June 2012. At..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-22 04:57
Taggar: bear, market, oil

RBA Focuses on Aging Australian Population


"Reserve Bank Assistant Governor Christopher Kent said an aging population will let Australians work later in life and defended record-low interest rates, saying they stimulate the economy even as save..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-20 05:27
Taggar: bank, bear, economy, rate

RBA Looking to Support Demand Growth


"Australia’s monetary policy setting is currently configured to support growth in demand, a senior Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) official said on Monday.  Low interest rates should temporarily..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-20 04:21
Taggar: bank, bear, rate

Goldman Sachs Says Oil Bear Market Excessive


"Oil?s collapse into a bear market is excessive because there?s no oversupply to justify the selloff, according to Goldman Sachs Group Inc. The bank is ?near-term constructive about prices? after they..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-17 16:12
Taggar: bank, bear, gold, market, oil, report

Commodity Surplus Lesson Hitting Brazil


"With the harvest accelerating across the U.S., the world?s top producer, the season is just beginning in the Southern Hemisphere. Farmers in Brazil, the largest exporter, are set to boost output to a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-17 16:07
Taggar: bear, market, pound

Gold Drops as Stock Market Recovers


"Gold fell for a second day in New York as gains in European equities reduced demand for a haven. Palladium rose, after yesterday approaching a bear market. European shares rebounded today, after eight..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-17 16:04
Taggar: bear, dollar, gold, market, share, shares

India Benefits From Oil Price Cuts But Still Expensive


"The highest U.S. production in almost 30 years is reducing America?s demand for oil and giving consumers in Asia a greater choice of suppliers, from Venezuela to Alaska and Nigeria. The glut has drive..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-16 16:14
Taggar: bear, market, oil, share

Brent Oil Down Near $83 on Supply Glut


"Brent crude fell to the lowest level in four years on concern global supply is outpacing demand. West Texas Intermediate held at a two-year low. Both grades have collapsed into a bear market as shale..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-16 05:09
Taggar: bear, market

West TX Oil Below $81 on Rising Supply


"West Texas Intermediate extended its drop from the lowest price in more than two years amid speculation rising U.S. supplies are exacerbating a global glut that?s driven prices into a bear market. Bre..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-16 05:05
Taggar: bear, market

Oil Continues Downward Trend Due to High Supply


"West Texas Intermediate crude traded near the lowest level in more than two years as rising U.S. production increased supplies. Brent was little changed. Both grades have collapsed into a bear market..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-15 18:53
Taggar: bear, market

West TX Oil Steady Around $85 as Supply Gain Seen


"West Texas Intermediate extended its rout from the lowest price in 22 months amid speculation that rising U.S. stockpiles are exacerbating a global glut that?s driven prices into a bear market. Brent..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-14 05:01
Taggar: bear, market

China Helps Russia to Weather Western Sanctions


"Russia and China signed energy, trade and finance agreements on Monday proclaimed by Moscow as proof that a policy turn to Asia is bearing fruit and will help it to weather Western sanctions over the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-14 02:42
Taggar: bear, finance

Oil Pushed into Bear Market


"Money managers reduced bets on rising oil prices by the most in five weeks, helping push U.S.- traded futures into a bear market. Hedge funds and other large speculators lowered net-long positions in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-13 05:29
Taggar: bear, long position, market, oil, trading

OPEC Boosts Oil Supply Driving Prices Down


"OPEC increased oil production by the most in almost three years, helping to drive prices toward a bear market. Iran and Saudi Arabia offered their oil at the deepest discounts since 2008, adding to sp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-10 16:51
Taggar: bear, market, oil, share

Oil Continues Tumble As Supply Outpaces Demand


"West Texas Intermediate crude tumbled further into a bear market amid signs of a global glut. Brent, the benchmark grade for more than half the world?s oil, traded near a four-year low. The U.S. bench..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-10 16:48
Taggar: bear, market, oil

WTI Remains Below $85 on Rising Global Oil Supplies


"West Texas Intermediate extended its slump into a bear market amid speculation that rising global oil supplies will be more than enough to meet slowing demand. London?s Brent traded at the lowest pric..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-10 09:34
Taggar: bear, market, oil

Brent Oil down to $91.40 on Concern over Rising Global Supplies


"Brent crude slid into a bear market on concern rising global supplies will be more than enough to meet slowing demand. West Texas Intermediate dropped to a 17-month low after inventories jumped the mo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-09 07:50
Taggar: bear, market

West TX Oil Around $92 on Supply Glut


"West Texas Intermediate oil fell below $90 for the first time in 17 months amid signs that supplies from Russia, Saudi Arabia and the U.S. are outstripping demand. Brent, Europe?s benchmark, headed fo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-03 06:56
Taggar: bear, market, oil

Saudi Arabia Push for Market Share With Low Prices Pressures Oil Downward


"Oil could continue its deep slide, possibly dipping into bear market territory, under new pressure from Saudi Arabia’s decision to defend market share, as opposed to cutting production to battle..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-02 20:47
Taggar: bear, economy, market, oil, share

The Fed Urged to Wait for Inflation Signs


"Fed Chair Janet Yellen’s cautious bearing to winding down easy monetary policy has been the correct approach, the Bridgewater Associates founder on “Squawk Box.” Dalio’s firm m..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-02 03:07
Taggar: bear, inflation

The Dollar During Big Declines in Equities


"In periods when U.S. share prices lose extensive value, the dollar tends to swing sharply as well.  In the past, the U.S. currency has experienced periods of both strength and weakness, and one does n..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-01 21:29
Taggar: bear, currency, dollar, market, share

Barclays Caught in Brand New Regulatory Bear Trap Costing £37.75 Million


"Barclays has again been fined and reprimanded for providing compromised services and failing to adequately protect client funds. Worryingly, the bank "failed to apply the lessons from previous enforce..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-23 17:24
Taggar: bank, bear, forex

Week in FX Europe ? Sterling Bulls and Russian Bears Remain Active


"Scottish “No” picks up momentum Sterling tries to fill in plummeting gap Russian Bear is not endangered Sterling is closing out the week holding on to its late Thursday’s gains (£1.6..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-12 15:09
Taggar: bear

Oversupply Could Drive Oil 10% Down


"Even with geopolitical tensions running high, the oil market has become more bearishly positioned than it’s been for several years, and prices could fall another 10 percent or more. Brent crude..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-09 15:36
Taggar: bear, market, oil

USD/JPY Moves Strongly to 105.40 on Central Banks


"Haruhiko Kuroda and Mario Draghi?s unprecedented easing policies are bearing fruit in the world?s biggest market, sending the yen to an almost six-year low and the euro toward its longest weekly losin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-05 05:57
Taggar: bear, dollar, market, rate

Will Geopolitical Events Trump EUR?s Postponed Downfall?


"Overall, it’s the correct position, but horrible timing on entry price averages – that’s what the weak EUR ‘bear’ position holders are probably feeling at this moment as..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-28 13:05
Taggar: bear

EUR/USD Down at 1.3365 after Slump in German Economic Sentiment


"The euro nursed only modest losses early on Wednesday, having regained quite a bit of ground as markets got over a closely watched report that showed a slump in German economic sentiment. The common c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-13 03:15
Taggar: bear, currency, market, report

Improved Pace of U.S. Manufacturing Not Matched in Euro Area


"While Euroland’s manufacturing purchasing managers index stagnated at 51.8, signifying a low and unchanging pace of activity as the third quarter began, the U.S. manufacturing PMI advanced 1.8 p..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-01 17:26
Taggar: bear, point

Gold Back Near $1310 Again


"Gold rose on Friday, rebounding from the previous session’s drop to a one-month low, as heightened tensions between Russia and the West over Ukraine prompted speculators to buy back their bearis..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-27 00:55
Taggar: bear, bull, gold

European PMIs Were Good News Except for France


"In France, François Hollande’s troubled socialist administration had hoped that a series of major investments and labour market reforms would bear fruit before the summer holiday season. However..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-25 15:22
Taggar: bear, consumer confidence, employment, financial, investment, market

Gold May Bear the Brunt of U.S. Data


"Risks of an escalation in conflicts in Ukraine and the Middle East will continue to feed demand for safe-haven assets such as gold, helping support prices above $1,300, according to CNBC’s lates..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-23 02:21
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, rate

Investors Not Concerned with Strong Euro


"The strong euro is not a serious problem and currency “bears” just need to patient and stop badgering the European Central Bank to address the problem, leading investors in the region have..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-10 02:40
Taggar: bank, bear, currency

Corn Holds at $4.03 after Record Crop


"Corn rebounded from the lowest in almost four years on speculation a slump into a bear market may spur buying. Wheat rallied after the biggest drop in 15 months. Corn for December delivery rose as muc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-08 06:01
Taggar: bear, market

Mr Yen Sees JPY in 100 to 105 Range


"Yen bears could be in for disappointment this year if former Japanese currency official Eisuke Sakakibara’s latest comments are anything to go by. Sakakibara, nicknamed “Mr Yen” in t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-02 13:12
Taggar: bear, currency, point, rate

Gold Surges to $1314 on Short Covering


"Gold settled at a two month high on Thursday as a drop in the dollar and a lack of commitment by the U.S. Federal Reserve to raise interest rates sent metal investors rushing to buy back their bearish..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-20 02:47
Taggar: bear, bull, dollar, gold, rate

AUD/USD Bears Jumping Ship


"The Australian dollar has stubbornly resisted broad expectations it would weaken, and now some bears are starting to step away from their calls. Goldman Sachs advises investors in Australia’s st..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-18 08:05
Taggar: bear, dollar, gold, market

Oil Hits Triple Top at $105


"Crude oil has soared over the past week, crossing about the $105 level for the first time since March. And if this level doesn’t hold, that could be very bad news for oil bears and consumers ali..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-11 19:40
Taggar: bear, oil, point, report

Week In FX Americas ? Do CAD Bears Get Their Chance?


"Loonie Bears dominate intraday trading Bulls squandered yesterday’s weak retail sales As expected, Canadian inflation in April rose +2.0% (highest level in two-years) on Friday, or the level tha..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-23 18:01
Taggar: bear, bull, day trading, inflation, loonie, rate, retail sales, trading

EUR/USD at 1.3700 on ECB Expectations of Easing


"The euro got off to a relatively steady start on Monday after two punishing weeks as investors waited for fresh data before deciding on whether bears still hold the upper hand. It was little changed a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-19 03:10
Taggar: bear, currency

EUR/USD Steady at 1.3710 as U.S. Yields Fall


"The euro was back in familiar territory against the dollar early on Friday, having staged a surprisingly strong rebound from a 2-1/2 month trough as investors booked profits on bearish positions ahead..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-16 09:41
Taggar: bear, currency, dollar, profit

Gold Rises On Short Covering and Bargain Hunting


"Gold prices are moderately higher in early U.S. trading Wednesday, boosted on some short covering and bargain hunting. A weaker U.S. dollar index is also adding some buying interest to the precious me..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-14 16:19
Taggar: bear, bull, dollar, gold, market, rate, trading

Goldman Sachs Remains Bearish on Gold


"Goldman Sachs reiterated its bearish view on gold and copper Wednesday, but raised its forecasts for a host of other base metals, saying improved U.S. economic activity will weigh on gold, although th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-14 16:17
Taggar: bear, gold, rate

Janet Yellen Upbeat on US Economy Except Housing


"Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen is upbeat on the U.S. economy for the most part, but there’s one sector that causes her some concern: Housing. “One cautionary note, though, is that read..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-08 16:42
Taggar: bear, economy, point

Solid Bets on U.S. Dollar before Jobs Data


"Bullish option bets on the dollar against the yen climbed to a two-year high relative to bearish wagers before U.S. data forecast to show jobs growth picked up in the world’s largest economy. Th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-02 03:31
Taggar: bear, bull, dollar, economy, point, rate

Potential Bearish Stoch Divergence on EUR/USD Hourly if 1.384 resistance holds. Chart ? http://bit.ly/1ird23e


"The post Potential Bearish Stoch Divergence on EUR/USD Hourly if 1.384 resistance holds. Chart – http://bit.ly/1ird23e appeared first on MarketPulse."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-17 04:32
Taggar: bear, market

Sugar CFD: Bearish reversal seen along Channel Top ? Chart: http://bit.ly/1mf3V6B


"The post Sugar CFD: Bearish reversal seen along Channel Top – Chart: http://bit.ly/1mf3V6B appeared first on MarketPulse."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-17 04:29
Taggar: bear, market

WTI Crude ? Back Above 104.0 But Fundamental Support For Further Gains Remain Weak


"WTI prices behaved as we expected yesterday. Prices tanked after peaking above 104.5 following a surprise bullish push during European session even though there was very little reasons to justify the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-17 04:25
Taggar: bear, bull, market, report

Gold Technicals ? 1,300 Broken As Bearish Momentum In Full Force


"Behold, the day for bears have cometh! Gold prices tanked heavily after the bearish rejection of 1,330 resistance, breaking the 1,315 key level in the process which led to even stronger selling pressu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-16 05:53
Taggar: bear, gold, market

S&P 500 ? Bearish Momentum Intact Below 1,830


"US stocks rebounded yesterday after a significant 2 day drop last week, relieving bearish pressure and averting a potential meltdown which was certainly in the books should last week sell-off shift gl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-15 05:01
Taggar: bear, bull, market, retail sales

European bourses opens bearishly, ignoring bullish Asian markets ? DAX -0.86%, FTSE100 -1.78%, Stoxx 50 -0.74%


"The post European bourses opens bearishly, ignoring bullish Asian markets – DAX -0.86%, FTSE100 -1.78%, Stoxx 50 -0.74% appeared first on MarketPulse."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-14 10:40
Taggar: bear, bull, market

USD/JPY bearish pressure continues despite staying above 101.4 support. Chart ? http://bit.ly/Q57HEt


"The post USD/JPY bearish pressure continues despite staying above 101.4 support. Chart – http://bit.ly/Q57HEt appeared first on MarketPulse."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-14 04:09
Taggar: bear, market

Trader Place $5.3 Million Bet That US Stocks Will Fall More Than 2% By May


"An investor paid about $5.3 million for a trade that will pay off if the iShares Russell 2000 ETF falls at least 2 percent by May. The trader bought 40,000 bearish contracts on the small-cap stock ETF..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-11 04:06
Taggar: bear, market, share, shares

Lackluster Dollar All Things Considered


"I confess that I’m a die-hard dollar bear, a predisposition that comes to me naturally.  In most manners of life, one’s early experiences are very impressionable.  I began studyi..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-10 21:55
Taggar: bear, dollar

Natural Gas ? Bearish Pressure Lingers Below 4.72


"Fresh tension between Ukraine and Russia drove Natural Gas higher recently, allowing prices to break away from the descending Channel that has been in play ever since the break of 4.72 support. Howeve..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-10 12:38
Taggar: bear, market

WTI Crude ? Staying Buoyant Despite Sharp Inventory Build Up


"WTI Prices are back up again due to increased tension between Ukraine and Russia, aided by broad bullish risk trends during yesterday’s US session when stocks snapped a 3 day decline. Prices is..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-09 11:28
Taggar: bear, bull, market

Gold Technicals ? Heading Towards 1,315 Resistance


"Prices pushed higher yesterday, breaking Channel Top and more importantly above Friday’s swing high which extends the S/T uptrend started on 2nd April. This hike in price coincided with the bear..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-09 08:18
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, market

Bearish rejection of 1.38 resistance seen on EUR/USD. Chart ? http://bit.ly/1hZg1zR


"The post Bearish rejection of 1.38 resistance seen on EUR/USD. Chart – http://bit.ly/1hZg1zR appeared first on MarketPulse."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-09 04:01
Taggar: bear, market

Gold Technicals ? Back Above 1,300 But Downside Bias Remains


"Gold prices pushed lower yesterday, trading below 1,300 during US afternoon despite broad risk appetite staying bearish. Despite being a traditional safe haven asset, “risk off” trend fail..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-08 08:02
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, market, trading

WTI Crude ? 100.5 Support Holding Well Despite S/T Bearish Bias


"Crude Oil ended up lower yesterday vs Friday’s close, but prices remain broadly supported when placed alongside US stocks where Nasdaq 100 has just seen the largest 3-day slide in 3 years while..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-08 07:02
Taggar: bear, market, oil

S&P 500 ? Strong Bearish Momentum Developing


"US stocks suffered another heavy drop yesterday, extending losses suffered on Friday. Both S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average shed an more than 1%, while losses in Nasdaq 100 was slightly m..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-08 05:01
Taggar: bear, market

USD/JPY rebounding off 103.0. Need to clear 103.2 to relieve bearish pressure ? http://bit.ly/1e6Ouxb


"The post USD/JPY rebounding off 103.0. Need to clear 103.2 to relieve bearish pressure – http://bit.ly/1e6Ouxb appeared first on MarketPulse."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-07 11:06
Taggar: bear, market

GBP/USD maintain slow and steady bearish pace below 1.66 ? http://bit.ly/PQqbIn


"The post GBP/USD maintain slow and steady bearish pace below 1.66 – http://bit.ly/PQqbIn appeared first on MarketPulse."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-07 11:03
Taggar: bear, market

Nikkei 225 ? Staying Bullish Ahead Of BOJ Despite Friday?s Slide


"Nikkei 225 prices have stabilized after the huge sell-off last Friday. This is actually a good sign for bulls as it is clear that Asian traders are not as bearish compared to the US traders, or at the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-07 08:11
Taggar: bear, bull, market

WTI Crude ? Bullish Momentum Expected To Stall Ahead Of NFP


"In yesterday’s analysis we noted that strong bulls can be seen around the 99.5 support, however strong bears were also seen around the 100.0 level and as such we were expecting sideways movement..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-04 07:58
Taggar: analysis, bear, bull, market

Gold Technicals ? Strong Bears Sighted Ahead Of NFP


"Prices behaved as expected yesterday, with yesterday’s decline highlighting the strong bearish momentum that remains in play. The slight decline in US stocks helped to support prices against fur..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-04 06:09
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, market

S&P 500 ? Bulls Alive And Well Despite Yesterday?s Slight Decline


"Once again we are faced with the age old question – is current trend bullish or bearish? From a closing price point of view, it does seem that there is some slight bearish pullback. S&P 500..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-04 04:36
Taggar: bear, bull, market, point

Bearish rejection by 1.666 resistance seen in GBP/USD. CIPS Composite PMI ahead ? bit.ly/1lDqeow


"The post Bearish rejection by 1.666 resistance seen in GBP/USD. CIPS Composite PMI ahead – bit.ly/1lDqeow appeared first on MarketPulse."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-03 10:22
Taggar: bear, market

Gold Technicals ? Recovered Slightly But Unlikely To Hold Off Bears For Long


"Gold prices rallied surprisingly yesterday, breaking the 1,290 resistance level to hit a high of 1,294.6 during early US session. This is the strongest bullish response that we have seen in 2 weeks, b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-03 10:10
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, market

AUD/USD Technicals ? Slight Bullish Rebound Possible In S/T But Outlook Bearish


"AUD/USD pushed lower  this morning, led by weaker than expected Australia Retail Sales which grew 0.2% vs an expected 0.3%. Economic data from China further compounded the misery, with official Non-Ma..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-03 08:53
Taggar: bear, bull, market, pound, retail sales

Gold Technicals ? Staying Bearish Below 1,285


"Gold prices pushed back higher slightly today after rebounding off the 1,280 round figure level, once again going against risk trends which are clearly bullish. Nonetheless, we shouldn’t be surp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-02 11:41
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, market

Gold Awaits Friday?s US Employment Numbers


"Gold’s slide is set to deepen this week to below $1,270 an ounce if Friday’s closely watched U.S. jobs report signals improving labor market growth, CNBC’s latest survey of traders a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-01 17:43
Taggar: bear, economy, employment, gold, market, rate, report

AUD/USD ? Rejected By 0.93 Resistance


"Price action in AUD/USD behaved as expected yesterday. Bears pushed prices lower but the consolidation floor between 26th – 27th March stood, with prices subsequently rebounding higher during US..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-01 08:10
Taggar: bear, market

Gold Technicals ? Staying On The Bearish Road Towards 1,270


"The yellow metal took yet another significant step lower yesterday, pushing deeper below 1,300 fueled by positive risk trends which saw US stocks climbed higher. What is interesting is that Gold price..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-01 06:34
Taggar: bear, gold, market

Gold Technicals ? Stable As Prices Spend 2 Day Under 1,300


"Price action of Gold has been mostly similar to the rest of the major currency pairs today – namely not a lot has happened. Nonetheless, it is clear that prices remain bearish. An unexplained de..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-31 12:29
Taggar: bear, currency, currency pair, gold, market

USD/JPY Technicals ? Testing 103.0 Resistance


"Yet more bearish news from Japan. Industrial Production for the month of Feb grew 6.9% VS 9.9% expected on a Y/Y basis. M/M basis is even worse, shrinking by 2.3% when a growth of 3.6% was expected. T..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-31 08:05
Taggar: bear, industrial production, market, point

AUD/USD Technicals ? Bearish Response Seen Ahead Of 0.93 Break, RBA Rate Decision


"Prices appears stable this morning, staying mostly around the trading range seen during Friday’s US session. There was a small pop during opening hours but prices quickly pushed lower after tagg..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-31 05:39
Taggar: bear, bull, market, rate, trading

AUD/USD have been bearish for the past 3 hours but staying above 0.927 (yesterday?s high) for now.


"The post AUD/USD have been bearish for the past 3 hours but staying above 0.927 (yesterday’s high) for now. appeared first on MarketPulse."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-28 07:30
Taggar: bear, market

Gold Technicals ? 1,300 Broken As Bears Take Yet Another Significant Step


"Gold broke 1,300 round figure convincingly yesterday, and yet again the reason for the decline was simply due to market sentiment unrelated to any short-term fundamental drivers. Stocks were trading l..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-28 07:28
Taggar: bear, gold, market, trading

S&P 500 ? 1,850 Broken But Residual Bullish Pressure Remain


"US Stocks traded lower yet again, but the decline seen yesterday is milder than that of Wednesday. This is rather surprising considering that there were good reasons for bears to go for the jugular an..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-28 06:43
Taggar: bear, bull, market

WTI Crude ? Bearish Pressure Remain Despite Reaching Fresh Weekly High


"WTI Crude climbed strongly yesterday despite latest Department of Energy report reflecting a much higher than expected build up in crude inventories. Prices pushed lower immediately when report was re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-27 11:58
Taggar: bear, market, report

EUR/USD Technicals ? 1.376 Next Bearish Target


"EUR/USD broke 1.38 round figure yesterday, but prices failed to push all the way to 1.376 with bears getting stuck at 1.378. This is not entirely surprising as there wasn’t any strong catalyst f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-27 10:34
Taggar: bear, market

Gold Technicals ? Aiming For 1,300 Break


"Gold prices took yet another significant bearish step, pushing below the soft support of 1,308 and tagged below 1,300 for the first time since Valentine’s Day. Once again, the bearishness in Gol..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-27 08:52
Taggar: bear, gold, market

US Yield-Curve Flattening As Long-End Failed To Climb


"A sharp flattening in the U.S. government bond yield curve this week could be a bearish sign for the dollar, currency analysts say. Yields on five-year Treasurys have shot up since last week’s F..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-27 06:52
Taggar: bear, currency, dollar, market, rate

Japanese stocks taking ?ex-div? discount on top of broad bearishness. Nikkei 225 -1.09% currently.


"The post Japanese stocks taking “ex-div” discount on top of broad bearishness. Nikkei 225 -1.09% currently. appeared first on MarketPulse."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-27 03:29
Taggar: bear, market

SocGen Sees Contracting Corporate Profits as A Signalling Recession


"Albert Edwards, Societe Generale’s uber-bearish strategist, has once again taken aim at economists bullish on the U.S. economy, highlighting a contraction in corporate profits that could leave t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-26 16:40
Taggar: bear, bull, economy, market, point, profit, rate

WTI Crude ? Price Trading Below 100.0 Yet Again


"Three strikes and you are out? If that is the rule then we should be ready for a bearish sell-off in WTI Crude as bulls were given 3 shots to establish real estate above 100.0 and they have failed eac..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-26 11:01
Taggar: bear, bull, market, real estate, trading

EUR/USD Technicals ? Bearish Momentum Seen In S/T But No Clarity In Long-Term Direction


"Short-term momentum for EUR/USD is currently, but that is not stopping yet another mysterious rally yesterday which happened during New York afternoon – just like the one seen on Monday. As the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-26 09:39
Taggar: announcement, bear, market

Currencies Wallow In No Mans Land


"What news event is going to get the forex market to stand up and take note? The remainder of this week is probably confined to a tight currency range with market participants continuing to look for th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-25 12:57
Taggar: bear, currencies, currency, currency pair, forex, forex market, market

Gold Technicals ? Bearish Below 1,315


"If this hasn’t been made clear enough previously, it should and will be mentioned again – Gold is currently in a strong bearish momentum. How do we know? Prices have been pushing steadily..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-25 05:53
Taggar: bear, gold, market

S&P 500 ? US Traders Seen More Bearish Than Others


"US stocks slid lower on Monday with S&P 500 shed 0.49%, while Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.16% and Nasdaq 100 was the biggest loser at -0.98%. It may be easy to simply associate yesterday&..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-25 05:02
Taggar: bear, market, rate

EUR/USD Technicals ? Slight Bullish Correction Seen But Remain Bearish Beneath 1.381


"Nothing to see here for EUR/USD. Prices have been trading relatively flat since opening today, staying between 1.378 – 1.381. But this hides the fact that EUR/USD is actually mildly bullish, a f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-24 08:34
Taggar: bear, bull, market, trading

AUD/USD Technicals ? Bearish Start Against Broad Bullishness In Asian Market


"Sharp losses seen in AUD/USD this morning, with a majority of the dip attributable to the China HSBC/Markit Manufacturing PMI miss. Prices have since recovered from 0.905 to above 0.907, but bearish p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-24 07:16
Taggar: bear, bull, market, trading

Gold Technicals ? Bearish Momentum Stalling While Bulls Enjoy Breather


"Gold prices have stabilized significantly after the continuous side since the start of the week. Prices have been trading mostly between 1,325 – 1,335 for the past 36 hours, a welcomed change fo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-21 11:33
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, market, trading

Natural Gas ? Bearish Breakout Seen On Both S/T and L/T Chart


"Natural Gas prices continue to push lower as spring blooms. The lack of strong economic sanctions by Euro zone on Russia over the Crimea secession also means that Nat Gas supplies from Ukraine and Rus..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-21 08:32
Taggar: bear, market

Asian Stocks Higher But Currencies Remain Bearish


"Gold rebounded from a one-month low, driving gains in precious metals as Australian and South Korean stocks rallied with copper. Crude oil fell a second day while the Korean won and Malaysian ringgit..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-21 02:57
Taggar: bear, currencies, gold, market, oil

Declines In China ADRs Send Hong Kong Stocks Into Bear Market


"Chinese shares slumped in New York trading after a gauge of Hong-Kong listed companies entered a bear market amid mounting concern that growth in the world’s second-largest economy is slowing. G..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-21 02:55
Taggar: bear, economy, gold, market, share, shares, trading

Gold Technicals ? Stable For Now Amidst Strong Bearish Momentum


"Bearish momentum in Gold continue to roar as bulls simply can’t get a break. Prices was already bearish due to the surprising lack of military conflict between Russia and Ukraine even though Rus..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-20 11:02
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, market, report

Hang Seng Index enters bear market after 20% drop from 2nd Dec high


"The post Hang Seng Index enters bear market after 20% drop from 2nd Dec high appeared first on MarketPulse."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-20 10:15
Taggar: bear, market

WTI Crude ? Pushing Higher Against Broad Negativity


"It seems that WTI Crude did not receive the memo that yesterday was supposed to be bearish. Yellen’s surprising hawkish comments drove Stocks sharply lower and pushed Treasuries yield higher yes..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-20 08:02
Taggar: bear, market, rate

China?s Debt Issue Unlikely To Hit Lehman Contagion Levels


"The drumbeat of bad news about debt defaults in China is likely to continue as the government appears unlikely to step in, but comparisons with Lehman Brothers or Bear Stearns may be overdone. “..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-20 03:26
Taggar: bear, market

WTI Crude ? Seaway Push Unable To Ward Off Global Bearish Factors


"WTI Crude climbed the most in 2 weeks, pushing all the way to $99.50 per barrel even though market appears to be much calmer towards the Russia/Crimea crisis. It would be easy to correlate the climb i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-19 06:31
Taggar: bear, bull, market

USD/INR ? Stable But Bears May Have Already Reached Full Potential


"Rupee has been strengthening steadily since the start of February, sending USD/INR from a high of 63.5 to a low of 60.5 last week. This steady increase against Greenback is impressive considering that..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-18 11:14
Taggar: bear, market

WTI Crude ? 98.0 Support Holding But Bearish Pressure Remain


"The slide in Crude Oil continues as the threat of war between Russia and Ukraine became a little bit more remote. However, bearish momentum seemed to have stopped with WTI Crude staying stable above 9..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-18 08:52
Taggar: bear, bull, market, oil

AUD/USD ? Bullish Above 0.908 Despite 0.91 Bearish Rejection


"AUD/USD remains lifted today, keeping most of the gains of yesterday. To be fair it is not difficult for prices to hold onto Monday gains as market sentiment is broadly bullish as seen from rallies in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-18 07:40
Taggar: bear, bull, market

S&P 500 ? Trading Above 1,850 But Short-Term Bearish Pressure Remain


"US Stocks climbed higher yesterday, with S&P 500 gaining a tremendous 0.96%, Dow Jones Industrial Average did even better at 1.13%. The gains can be attributed to factors both internal and extern..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-18 04:08
Taggar: bear, industrial production, market, trading

S&P 500 ? Back To Key 1,850 Level


"Welcome to Bizarro World, where everything is inverted – Up is down, left is right, black becomes white, and good economic news actually send prices tumbling! S&P 500 suffered the largest d..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-14 05:05
Taggar: bear, market

Nat Gas ? Bearish Break Of 4.72 Strengthens Double Top Pattern


"  The narrative about how the clearing of US cold weather which should send prices lower is getting really old. This is a reasonable charge as historically Natural Gas prices tend to rally around Octo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-13 12:30
Taggar: bear, market

Gold Technicals ? No Stopping Bulls As 6 Month High Reached


"The gold bug is alive and well. Prices climbed once more during the US session yesterday, sending price all the way up to 1,371 before coming back down. Once again the increase in prices is inexplicab..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-13 09:35
Taggar: bear, bull, cable, gold, market

NZD/USD ? Bulls Gaining Initiative Ahead of RBNZ


"Kiwi dollar has been trading higher since Asian session, rebounding off the 0.845 support level and as since climbed above the 0.847 resistance and perhaps more importantly last Friday’s closing..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-12 11:27
Taggar: bear, bull, dollar, kiwi, market, trading

Gold Technicals ? Don?t Count The Bears Out


"Gold prices climbed sharply this morning, hitting a fresh 4-month high when the China/Hong Kong markets opened. Reasons for this increase can be easily attributed to strong risk aversion which drove N..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-12 05:50
Taggar: bear, gold, market

Nikkei 225 ? Stable Despite BOJ Disappointment


"Japanese stocks survived yet another bearish barrage today. Early morning we had Money Stock figures (liquidity measures) released by BOJ which showed a 4.0% increase Y/Y for  M2 + CD which was lesser..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-11 11:16
Taggar: bear, market, point

Gold Technicals ? Bullish Above 1,341


"Gold shrugged off early Monday declines to climb higher, trading above the 1,341 resistance at one moment. Prices didn’t manage to hold onto the space above 1,341, but it is nonetheless impressi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-11 09:37
Taggar: analysis, bear, bull, gold, market, trading

WTI Crude ? Bulls Resilient Despite Bearish Momentum and Fundamentals


"US benchmark crude fell to a 3-week low on global economic growth concerns following the fall in Chinese exports and Japan GDP miss. Comparing price action of WTI and S&P 500, it is clear that WT..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-11 07:08
Taggar: bear, bull, market, oil

China Concern Sees Iron Ore Slump Most since August 2009


"Iron ore extended its decline into a bear market, slumping by the most since August 2009, amid concern that demand in China is slowing just as rising output signals a global glut. Ore with 62 percent..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-11 04:24
Taggar: bear, market

US10Y ? Bears Staying Strong Despite Risk Off Sentiment


"Bearish pressure continue to reign for US 10Y Treasury Note even though weak economic numbers over the weekend should have driven yields higher. To be fair, 10Y prices did rally higher but the magnitu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-10 11:26
Taggar: bear, market

NZD/USD Technicals ? RBNZ Rate Hike Expectation Increases Future Downside Risk


"Kiwi Dollar traded slightly lower today, in line with other risk-correlated assets that were depressed on the get go today following weaker Chinese economic numbers over the weekend compounded by Japa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-10 10:15
Taggar: bear, dollar, dollar trade, kiwi, market, pound, rate

Gold Technicals ? Strong Bears Seen In The Short-Run, Long-Run Uncertain


"Gold prices started bearishly today, pushing from a high of 1,341 to a low of 1,328 during the first 4 hours of trade. This decrease is surprising as risk appetite was entirely bearish this morning fo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-10 08:48
Taggar: bear, gold, market, point

Week In FX Europe ? Is It Time To Admit EUR Defeat?


"The Dollar is supposed to be king – that’s what many had been hoping especially with a ‘hawkish’ Fed and a ‘dovish’ ECB running the show. Interest rate differential..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-07 20:09
Taggar: bear, currency, dollar, market, rate

Will The ECBs Draghi Lead The Bears Astray?


"Should we do anything? That’s the question facing two of the most influential central banks today at their respected monetary policy meetings. For Governor Carney at the BoE the market expects i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-06 13:53
Taggar: bank, bear, market

Russian Bear Has Bull On Alert


"News, innuendo, rumor or fact has Capital Markets on the back-foot. Being a nimble forex speculator can pay dividends, however, for most investors they have preferred to be prudently cautious and have..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-04 13:05
Taggar: bear, bull, forex, market, rate

WTI Crude ? Awaiting Stronger Bearish Confirmation


"Has the wheels of the bull cart come off? If yesterday’s price action is anything to go by the answer is a resounding yes. WTI Prices has recovered from Tuesday’s low, but the inability to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-28 10:10
Taggar: bear, bull, market

S&P 500 ? Close Above 1,850 Achieved. Now What?


"S&P 500 index closed at a record high yesterday, ending the day above the key 1,850 mark after 3 failed attempts earlier. This gain is surprising as bullish sentiment was actually weakening slowly..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-28 07:05
Taggar: bear, bull, market

Gold Technicals ? Seen Recovering Towards 1,331 Post Wednesday?s Sell-Off


"Gold prices fell significantly yesterday, dropping from a 4 month high. However, what is interesting is the fact that prices fell without any potential stimulant. Risk appetite was bearish during Euro..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-27 09:44
Taggar: bear, gold, market, trading

WTI Crude ? Strong Rally Seen But Bears Still In Charge Below 103.0


"Crude oil recovered yesterday – not a surprising move given that Tuesday’s decline was a tad too aggressive without any strong justification. Furthermore, there were positive economic numb..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-27 07:03
Taggar: bear, home sales, market, oil

Asian Stocks Slip, Bearish Pressure Continues As US Stocks Failed To Hold Onto Gains


"Asian stocks retreated, trimming the first monthly advance in the regional index since October, while emerging-market currencies and the Australian dollar weakened. Copper futures fell while silver ra..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-27 03:36
Taggar: bear, currencies, dollar, market

AUD/USD Technicals ? S/T Bearish Pressure Remain Despite Failed Breakout Earlier


"AUD/USD pushed lower quickly during Asian morning without warning, most likely inspired by a break of 0.901 support level. Prices hit a low of 0.8969, but rebounded just as quickly as it declined. As..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-26 10:06
Taggar: bear, market

S&P 500 ? Testing 1,850 Again After Tumultuous Day


"US stocks traded lower yesterday, which is not surprising as the risk of bearish pullback was high given that 1,850 resistance held compiled with the fact that the rally on Monday was inexplicable and..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-26 05:39
Taggar: bear, cable, market

NZD/USD ? Bullishness Shines As 0.832 Support Remains Intact


"Kiwi Dollar enjoyed the same rally that most if not all risk correlated asset did yesterday following a strong rally in US stocks yesterday. However, unlike other assets NZD/USD managed to hold onto m..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-25 11:28
Taggar: bear, bull, dollar, inflation, kiwi, market

WTI Crude ? Bears Starting To Gain Strength


"WTI Crude is finally showing some sign of weakness after staying lifted last week, but bulls are not letting go without a fight. Prices fell below 103.0 resistance turned support resolutely on Friday..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-24 10:59
Taggar: bear, bull, market

AUD/USD Technicals ? Lower In The Morning But No Panic For Bulls


"Sharp losses seen in AUD/USD today, with the currency pair shedding close to 50 pips from peak to trough on a quiet Monday morning. It is interesting to see such a bearish behaviour in AUD/USD conside..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-24 06:07
Taggar: bear, bull, currency, currency pair, market

EUR/USD Technicals ? Early Bearish Move Seen But 1.3725 Expected To Hold


"EUR/USD traded lower early Monday morning despite a broad “risk on” sentiment which saw Asian stocks indexes trading mostly higher. Furthermore, we have good news last Friday from Moody..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-24 05:03
Taggar: bear, market, trading

AUD/USD Technicals ? Bulls Surprisingly Resilient Despite Bearish Technical and Fundamental Pressures


"AUD/USD bulls have done a great job yesterday, pushing back up above 0.900 during the end of US session, clawing back all the losses suffered after prices tanked on weaker than expected HSBC/Markit Ch..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-21 11:09
Taggar: bear, bull, market

Gold Technicals ? Bearish Momentum Strong But Bulls Are Still In With A Shout


"Gold tumbled yesterday, hitting a low of 1,309 during US session with the majority of the losses coming after the FOMC meeting minutes was released. It is actually rather interesting to see Gold tradi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-20 11:38
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, gold trading, market, trading

AUD/USD Technicals ? 0.90 Broken But Bulls Still Lurking Around 0.895


"AUD/USD was bearish yesterday, continuing the decline seen on Tuesday. However bulls managed to put up a considerable fight, preventing bears easy access below 0.90. Prices did manage to dip below 0.9..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-20 09:58
Taggar: bear, bull, market

S&P 500 ? Strongest Decline Since 3rd Feb


"Is this the bearish pullback that we were waiting for? The risk of a bearish pullback has been high in recent days as we’ve not seen any significant move ever since prices rebounded from 1,740 s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-20 05:46
Taggar: bear, market

EUR/USD Technicals ? Bullish Sentiment Stable Despite Slight Bearish Pullback


"Yesterday’s analysis showed that EUR/USD is bullish, and perhaps the most bullish amongst major currency pairs, and prices did subsequently moved up higher after breaking S/T resistance 1.3715 c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-19 10:28
Taggar: analysis, bear, bull, currency, currency pair, market, trading

AUD/USD Technicals ? Above 0.90 But Bearish Momentum Threatens Further Losses Ahead


"AUD/USD traded lower this morning as the downtrend sparked by market pared “ill-gotten” gains after overreacting from RBA minutes continued. Prices received further bearish pressure around..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-19 09:12
Taggar: bear, market

EUR/USD Technicals ? Staying Above 1.37 Despite Bearish Setback


"EUR/USD was one of the biggest gainers during Asian hours yesterday, but all that bullish bravado turn to naught as prices subsequently traded lower during European and US session, staying within a ti..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-18 05:08
Taggar: bear, bull, currency, currency pair, market

S&P 500 ? Staying Bullish No Matter What


"It is difficult to explain why stock prices have been so bullish in recent days, but whether you like it or not, the bullish sentiment is strong. Traders bought more stocks and pushed prices higher de..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-14 05:11
Taggar: bear, bull, market, retail sales

WTI Crude ? First Sign of Potential Bearish Reversal


"Has sense gotten back into the market? After days of rallying with little fundamental support, prices have since climbed down from the 4 month high to sub 100.0 levels. This decline also came in rathe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-13 07:48
Taggar: bear, bull, market

Goldman Stay Bearish Despite Highest Commodities Prices Since Dec


"Commodities climbed to the highest since December as extreme weather fueled supply concerns for crops and energy at a time of rising imports by China. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. says this year?s gains w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-13 04:24
Taggar: bear, gold, market

WTI Crude ? Staying Above 100.0 For Now


"Crude Oil didn’t perform as well as Stocks or Gold, but nonetheless bulls would be glad that a full bearish reversal has been averted with prices rebounding off the lows made during European hou..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-11 07:48
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, market, oil

Gold Technicals ? Bulls Roaming Free After Bears Banished


"Yesterday’s analysis showed that bears are no longer seen above 1,265 (or at least not in as large numbers as before), making this officially bull country. Traders didn’t take advantage of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-11 06:41
Taggar: analysis, bear, bull, gold, market

Gold Technicals ? Bears Above 1,265 Defeated


"Prices of the yellow metal climbed higher on Friday, closing above the 1,265 resistance after a weak NFP print resulted in renewed speculation that the Fed will refrain from further taper cuts in orde..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-10 11:07
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, market

FTSE 100 mute towards bearish Q4 Industrial Production figures


"The post FTSE 100 mute towards bearish Q4 Industrial Production figures appeared first on MarketPulse."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-07 11:40
Taggar: bear, industrial production, market

Gold Technicals ? Remain Within 1,255 ? 1,265 But Price Far From Stable


"No real development in Gold prices as we continue to trade within a 10 USD range between 1,255 – 1,265. Prices have been staying in this range for most of this week’s trading despite globa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-07 11:24
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, market, trading

WTI Crude ? Staying Mildly Bearish Despite Yesterday?s Rally


"Price action for yesterday looks fairly similar to Wednesday – prices started pushing higher during Asian/European hours only to see US session sending prices much lower. Today seems to be a lit..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-07 10:42
Taggar: bear, market

WTI Crude ? Whiff Of Slight Bearishness


"WTI is behaving weird as it did follow either risk trends nor fundamental drivers yesterday. Prices moved lower during US session even though stocks were actively trading higher during the time period..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-06 10:30
Taggar: bear, market, report, trading

Gold Technicals ? Staying Above 1,250


"Is Gold still sensitive to risk trends? It’s yes and no. Price gained D/D, in line with US stocks closing slightly lower, suggesting that prices are indeed following risk trend. However, it shou..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-06 09:05
Taggar: bear, gold, market

USD/JPY bearish after Iwata?s comment; trading below 101.5 currently


"The post USD/JPY bearish after Iwata’s comment; trading below 101.5 currently appeared first on MarketPulse."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-06 08:07
Taggar: bear, market, trading

S&P 500 ? Bears Not Taking Weak ADP Bait


"US stocks traded marginally lower yesterday with S&P 500 shaving 0.20%, Dow Jones Industrial Average even lesser by 0.03%, while the perennial risk sensitive Nasdaq 100 dropped 0.44%, more than th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-06 04:59
Taggar: bear, employment, margin, market

Book Review: The Bull, the Bear, and the Baboon by Winsor Hoang


"The Bull, the Bear, and the Baboon: FX Lessons Learned the Hard Way is a unique book in the Forex industry. Unfortunately, it gives an ambiguous impressio..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-17 18:15
Taggar: bear, bull, forex

Optimism Surrounding the Dollar as 2014 Kicks Off: What Does Such Mean?


"For a variety of reasons, forecasters seem more bullish than bearish about the dollar’s prospects this year.  Optimism not only stems from the theoretical soundness of pro-dollar factors bu..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-09 22:32
Taggar: bear, bull, dollar

Dollar Strengthens on Positive Reports, Ignores Risk Appetite


"EUR/USD somewhat lost its ground today as mostly positive macroeconomic news from the US failed to ignite enough risk appetite to overshadow the resulting dollar strength. The..."

Gold Technicals ? Mildly Bearish But Bulls May Lurk


"Hourly Chart Despite closing last week with a mild gain, Gold prices remain strongly offered on Monday. Prices pushed lower immediately on open, reaching a low of 1,285 within the first 3 hours of tra..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-18 07:48
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, market, trading

Gold Technicals ? Staying Bearish Under 1,290


"Hourly Chart Despite all the hoo-hah following Janet Yellen’s comments, Gold prices remain broadly bearish. Prices did rally higher on speculation that a December Taper event will not happen, bu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-15 11:56
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, market

US10Y ? Higher Risk of Bearish Pullback Than Stocks


"Treasury prices grew this week on speculators hoping that the Fed will not be tapering QE anytime soon (read: December), and what Fed Chairperson Nominee Janet Yellen said in the past 2 days fueled th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-15 09:26
Taggar: bear, market

AUD/USD Technicals ? Early Gains Unable To Thwart Bearish Bias


"Hourly Chart AUD/USD pushed higher during early Asian hours, extending the gains made during US session yesterday following weakness seen in USD. This weakening of USD was brought by dovish statements..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-14 10:57
Taggar: bear, currency, currency pair, market

EUR/USD Technicals ? Pulling Back Towards 1.345


"The climb in EUR/USD continued yesterday, but not without some bearish scares in between. Prices dipped below 1.34 briefly during early US trading session, but bulls pulled through and sent price towa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-14 09:43
Taggar: bear, bull, market, trading

NZD/USD Technicals ? Bearish But Broadly Supported


"Kiwi Dollar took an early beating this morning following the release of RBNZ’s half yearly report on financial stability. In which the central bank reiterated the problem of rising house pries a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-13 09:35
Taggar: bank, bear, dollar, financial, kiwi, market, rate, report

AUD/USD Technicals ? Stoch Divergence Hints Bearish Move


"Hourly Chart The downtrend in AUD/USD continues, and was accelerated during US session yesterday on a sudden surge in USD gains due to yet another Fed Tapering speculative play. However, prices in AUD..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-13 06:59
Taggar: bear, market, rate

Gold Rises on Short Covering


"Gold prices are slightly higher in early action Tuesday, after scoring another three-week low in overnight dealings. Bullish fundamental news in the gold market has been scarce recently, while the ove..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-12 16:43
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, market

Dallas Fed Chief Warns QE Will Not Last Forever


"The Federal Reserve’s monetary stimulus program cannot continue forever, Richard Fisher, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas told CNBC on Tuesday. “We’ve changed and impa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-12 16:34
Taggar: bank, bear, market

WTI Crude Technicals ? Staying Bearish Below 95.0


"Daily Chart Bearish pressure continue to pile on WTI Crude, but strangely prices in Crude have been stable, staying between 94.0 – 95.0 since last Wednesday. This is especially interesting consi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-12 12:15
Taggar: bear, market, rate

AUD/USD Technicals ? 0.933 Support Looking Precarious


"The bearish slide in AUD/USD continues today, as Australian  economic fundamentals remain soft. Latest Business Conditions sentiment survey compiled by National Australia Bank came in at -4, showing t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-12 11:04
Taggar: bank, bear, market

Dallas Fed?s Fisher: QE ?Cannot Go On Forever?


"Fed’s resident hawk Fisher will be able to vote in 2014. The Federal Reserve’s monetary stimulus program cannot continue forever, Richard Fisher, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of D..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-12 08:24
Taggar: bank, bear, market

Gold Technicals ? Sliding Lower Gingerly


"  After trading sideways for a fair bit following the 1,300 break, Gold prices is on the move once again. Prices broke the soft support of 1,284 during US session yesterday, with the subsequent b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-12 06:35
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, market, trading

US10Y Technicals ? Finding Support On 126.5


"Treasury prices took a beating late last week following the release of US Non-Farm Payroll numbers, which came in much stronger than expected. 10Y prices traded below 126.5 briefly, but since then we..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-12 05:39
Taggar: bear, market

AUD/USD Technicals ? Post NFP Pullback Seen, Downside Bias Remain


"AUD/USD has experienced similar bearish factors as EUR/USD last week – Both currency pairs had Central Bank influences (RBA Statement and ECB rate cut) sending price lower, and were driven furth..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-11 08:35
Taggar: bank, bear, currency, currency pair, market, rate

EUR/USD Technicals ? Slight Bearish Potential But Mostly Supported Post NFP


"The much stronger than expected US Non-Farm Payrolls last Friday increased speculation that the Fed would taper current QE stimulus program. This drove USD stronger and pulled EUR/USD down, pulling pr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-11 06:53
Taggar: bear, market

Gold Technicals ? 1,300 Broken, But Further Bearish Acceleration Suspect


"Last Friday’s US Non-Farm Payroll gave Gold the bearish push that we’ve been looking for, sending price resolutely below 1,300. Generally there is a fear that such news inspired move may n..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-11 04:45
Taggar: bear, gold, market

EUR/USD back above 1.34, but overall bearish bias remain ahead of NFP.


"The post EUR/USD back above 1.34, but overall bearish bias remain ahead of NFP. appeared first on MarketPulse."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-08 11:32
Taggar: bear, market

Gold Technicals ? Maintaining Bearish Posture Before NFP


"Following the failed attempt to initiate a new wave of bearish momentum, prices have been staying flat yesterday – until the surprise from ECB that is. Gold rallied significantly after the Europ..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-08 11:30
Taggar: bank, bear, gold, market, rate

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

EUR/USD Technicals ? Minor Bearish Bias Ahead of Bullish ECB Event


"Hourly Chart EUR/USD is trading just under the 1.3525 resistance a few hours before the ECB Rate Decision (07:45 am EST). Current bias is bearish due to the strong bearish bias that has been in play s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-07 11:05
Taggar: bear, bull, market, rate, trading

WTI Crude ? Slightly Higher But S/T Bearish Pressure Remains For Now


"Crude prices rallied higher yesterday following the latest crude inventory data from US Department of Energy. DOE numbers showed an increase of 1.6 million barrels for week ending November 1, slightly..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-07 10:49
Taggar: bear, market

USD/INR Technicals ? Bullish Breakout on Short and Long Term Charts


"Hourly Chart USD/INR tagged the 62.4 level yesterday as expected, but the subsequent bearish push was much weaker than expected. the soft support of 62.2 held firm, with prices subsequently rebounding..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-07 07:24
Taggar: bear, bull, market

AUD/USD ? Bearish Floodgates Waiting To Open After Dismal Job Numbers


"Latest Employment Data from Australia showed number of employed growing by 1.1K in the month of October versus an expected 10.0K. This itself would be a bearish enough reason to send AUD/USD scurrying..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-07 06:01
Taggar: bear, employment, market

Dow 30 ? New Record Close But Bearish Risk Remains


"US Stocks traded higher yesterday following dovish talks from Fed officials. S&P 500 gained 0.43% while Dow 30 had a stronger jump at 0.82% – reaching a new 33rd record close in 2013. Willia..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-07 04:55
Taggar: bear, employment, market, rate

WTI Crude ? Extending Bearish Streak On Oversupply


"US Crude Oil Futures fell to a 5 month low yesterday on oversupply concerns. Polls released yesterday showed that analysts believe that crude inventories will gain by an average of 1.8 million barrels..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-06 10:36
Taggar: bear, market, oil

Gold Technicals ? Between 1,306 and 1,322 After Failed Bearish Push


"  Hourly Chart So much for starting the next bearish phase. We are back to square one after yesterday’s bearish push failed to break the tail end of the support zone that stretches all the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-06 06:39
Taggar: bear, gold, market

USD/JPY Technicals ? Slightly Bearish Amidst Still Water


"USD/JPY has not been directionless since mid April, but price has been moving, with wild swings above and below the ~98.0 axle. This is a reflection of market sentiment that is clearly confused. On on..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-06 06:02
Taggar: bear, market

USD/INR Technicals ? Bearish Momentum Seen Towards 61.35


"After trading mostly flat on Monday, prices started moving steadily lower today. The driver today – stronger than expected HSBC/Markit Services PMI which came in at 47.1, much better than previo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-05 12:15
Taggar: bear, market, trading

Gold Technicals ? Next Bearish Phase In The Making


"Weekly Chart Gold prices have been trading mostly flat this week instead of giving us the strong bearish reaction that technical bears have been waiting eagerly for. Nonetheless bearish pressure remai..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-05 11:10
Taggar: bear, gold, market, trading

AUD/USD ? RBA Hold Rates at 2.50%, Wants Weaker AUD


"AUD/USD continued the channel bearish breakout following RBA Rate Decision this morning. Prices tanked not because the tone of RBA was dovish – wording and phrases used this time round is simila..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-05 08:50
Taggar: bear, market, rate

AUD/USD Technicals ? S/T Bearishness Seen Pre RBA


"Hourly Chart Short-term bearish momentum seen, with prices breaking Channel Bottom following the rejection from 0.952 resistance. Stochastic reading agrees with a fresh bearish cycle signal in play cu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-05 04:34
Taggar: announcement, bear, market

Nikkei 225 Technicals ? Moving Lower Towards 14,250 Support


"Today is a bank holiday for Japan, but Futures remain volatile on a busy Monday. Prices dipped lower on open, hitting a day low of 14,257 during the first hour. Prices did recover subsequently, but no..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-04 10:50
Taggar: bank, bear, market

US10Y ? No Strong Bearish Follow-Through. S/T Pullback Possible.


"Following the less dovish than expected FOMC event, US1oY finally broke 128.0 at the 2nd time of asking. Friday’s price action (Thursday US ) confirmed the 128.0 break, placing bears firmly in t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-04 09:19
Taggar: bear, market

Gold Technicals ? Slight Bearishness Seen As Bearish Momentum Continues


"Gold bears continued the sell-off post FOMC last week, albeit only marginally. Prices started Monday lower, pushing from Friday’s close to 1,311 within the first 5 hours of trading. This is not..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-04 08:29
Taggar: bear, gold, margin, market, trading

GBP/USD Technicals ? Double Top Forming But Don?t Bet On It


"Daily Chart Price is retesting 1.59 the 2nd time in as many months, potentially forming an Eve-Eve double top should the aforementioned support breaks. Stochastic readings supports further bearish mov..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-04 06:15
Taggar: bear, market

EUR/USD Technicals ? 1.35 Broken But L/T Bearish Movement Unlikely


"4 Hourly Chart The Euro suffered the worst weekly performance since week of 20th July 2012, trading below 1.35 last Friday after tumbling more than 300 pips from last Monday’s high. Bulls found..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-04 05:25
Taggar: bear, bull, market, trading

Duvali Festival Boosts Gold Even As Tariffs Will Reduce Overall Demand


"Gold purchases in India, the biggest consumer, will probably fall in this year?s festival season as import curbs reduce supplies and demand cools after surging in April, when prices slumped into a bea..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-01 17:36
Taggar: bear, gold, market

USD/INR ? Manufacturing PMI Bad News, But S/T Sideways Staying


"Rupee weakened against the Greenback yesterday following the strengthening of USD yesterday – a move fueled by speculation that a December QE tapering event will happen. However, market did not..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-01 12:58
Taggar: bear, bull, market, share

Gold Technicals ? Awaiting 1,322 Break For More Bearish Push


"Yesterday we were calling for stronger show of strength from the bears, and they have duly delivered. Prices broke the soft 1,330 support during early US session and reached a low of just under 1,320..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-01 11:41
Taggar: bear, gold, market

S&P 500 Technicals ? Mildly Supported But Long Term Bearish Reversal Lurks


"S&P 500 ended lower yesterday, extending the losses incurred post a more hawkish than expected FOMC outcome on Wednesday. The actual physical stock index fell by 0.38% D/D, but looking from the pe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-01 05:05
Taggar: bear, market

Gold Technicals ? Lower Post FOMC But Stronger Bearish Signals Needed


"Gold prices fell following renewed speculation that the Fed will taper QE in either December or January. This renewed furore surrounding QE tapering arose from what the Fed didn’t say in the lat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-31 10:59
Taggar: bear, gold, market

WTI Crude Technicals ? Remaining Bearish But Sideways Trend Possible


"The decline in WTI Crude extends yesterday, falling to a low of $96.80 per barrel by the end of the US session. However, the decline does not appear to be the result of a worse than expected Crude Inv..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-31 09:35
Taggar: bear, market, rate

U.S. Dollar Up after Fed Keeps Stimulus in Place


"The U.S. dollar hovered near a two-week high against a basket of major currencies on Thursday, after extending gains when the Federal Reserve mollified jumpy markets and kept its massive bond-buying s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-31 08:10
Taggar: bear, currencies, dollar, market, profit

US10Y ? Stubbornly Above 128.0


"US Stocks and Bonds sold off like hotcakes following a more hawkish than expected FOMC statement yesterday, sending prices of US10Y Notes below 128.0 for the first time since we’ve breached the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-31 06:28
Taggar: bear, market

U.S. Dollar edges towards Two Week High


"The dollar hovered near a two-week high against a basket of major currencies on Thursday, after extending gains when the Federal Reserve mollified jumpy markets and kept its massive bond-buying stimul..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-31 06:11
Taggar: bear, currencies, dollar, market, profit

NZD/USD ? S/T Sideways Trend Intact Despite Hawkish RBNZ and FOMC


"After 2 major events within the past 12 hours, we’re back to square one where the Kiwi is currently trading around 0.825, similar to when yesterday’s analysis was made. Prices continue to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-31 05:07
Taggar: analysis, bear, kiwi, market, trading

U.S. Dollar hits 1-week high waiting for Fed Decision


"The dollar touched a one-week high against a basket of major currencies on Wednesday as investors further trimmed bearish positions ahead of the outcome of the Federal Reserve policy meeting. Investor..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-30 06:27
Taggar: bank, bear, currencies, dollar, market

WTI Crude Technicals ? Bearish Below 98.0


"Crude Oil fell yesterday, reversing the slight recovery that started on 24th October.  Prices were a tad softer towards the US closing session of Monday, but the ability of price to stay above 98.50 p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-30 04:22
Taggar: bear, market, oil

Oil may feel Brunt of Negative U.S. Data


"Benchmark U.S. crude prices may record their fourth weekly loss as negative economic data hurts fuel demand, according to CNBC’s latest market survey of traders, analysts and strategists. Many p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-28 08:23
Taggar: bear, market, oil, rate

Dollar: Battered Bruised But Unsure


"Yesterday’s disappointing employment report offered few favors for anyone, unless of course you happened to be a stalwart dollar bear. Even the dollars negative move has not been that convincing..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-23 12:45
Taggar: bear, currency, dollar, employment, market, point, report

Fiscal Deal: Dollar Bears The Brunt


"Was a fiscal deal ever in doubt? US lawmakers certainly have the flare of the dramatics for delivery. The two-week standoff between the Republican-led House and the White House came to an end earlier..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-17 12:53
Taggar: bear, dollar, market

WTI Crude ? Sideways between 101.5 and 103.0


"Despite the continued bearishness brought by the Debt Ceiling kerfuffle, WTI Crude remains broadly supported above 101.5. What is even more remarkable perhaps is the fact that prices should have been..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-16 11:30
Taggar: bear, market

Gold Technicals ? Testing 1,285 Once More But Overall Bearish Pressure Remains


"Gold remains heavily supported despite the extremely bearish close of last Friday, which was the lowest weekly close since July, breaking the 1,285 – 1,295 support zone that has been supporting..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-16 09:53
Taggar: bear, gold, market

USD/INR Technicals ? Bearish Pressure Remain With 61.0 Resistance Holding


"Fundamentally, nothing much has changed for India over the weekend, and hence it is unlikely that today?s weakness in Rupee is due to India?s economics. A plausible explanation is that speculators who..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-14 11:37
Taggar: bear, market

Week in FX Asia ? Forget Flows Yen Bear Eyes ¥100


"Last weeks portfolio flow reports out of Japan (Oct. 4th) saw one of the largest inflows on record. Japanese residents repatriated +¥2.22-trillion – driven primarily by the sale of foreign bonds..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-11 19:15
Taggar: bear, market, report

USD/INR Technicals ? Bearish Breakout On Both Short/Long Term


"Rupee rebounded back yesterday, trading below the key 61.0 support an more importantly below the last Friday’s swing low – where this week’s USD/INR rally started. By trading below t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-11 11:46
Taggar: bear, market, trading

Goldman, Morgan Stanley and Credit Suisse Sees Lower Gold Prices Ahead


"Gold will extend losses into 2014 amid expectations the Federal Reserve will pare stimulus as the U.S. recovers, according to Morgan Stanley, adding to bearish calls from Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-10 11:43
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, point, report

Goldman, Morgan Stanley and Credit Suisse Sees Lower Gold Prices Ahead


"Gold will extend losses into 2014 amid expectations the Federal Reserve will pare stimulus as the U.S. recovers, according to Morgan Stanley, adding to bearish calls from Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-10 11:43
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, point, report

Goldman, Morgan Stanley and Credit Suisse Sees Lower Gold Prices Ahead


"Gold will extend losses into 2014 amid expectations the Federal Reserve will pare stimulus as the U.S. recovers, according to Morgan Stanley, adding to bearish calls from Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-10 11:43
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, point, report

Goldman, Morgan Stanley and Credit Suisse Sees Lower Gold Prices Ahead


"Gold will extend losses into 2014 amid expectations the Federal Reserve will pare stimulus as the U.S. recovers, according to Morgan Stanley, adding to bearish calls from Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-10 11:43
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, point, report

Goldman, Morgan Stanley and Credit Suisse Sees Lower Gold Prices Ahead


"Gold will extend losses into 2014 amid expectations the Federal Reserve will pare stimulus as the U.S. recovers, according to Morgan Stanley, adding to bearish calls from Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-10 11:43
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, point, report

WTI Crude ? 103.0 Broken But Further Bearish Confirmation Needed


"Sometimes market just behave beyond your expectations. Yesterday it was mentioned that DOE Crude Inventories may not provide true directional movements, but merely add fuel to the volatility bonfire b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-10 08:26
Taggar: bear, market

USD/INR Technicals ? Bears In Charge Despite Latest Bullish Test


"Hourly Chart After holding 61.7 resistance yesterday, USD/INR pushed lower quickly, pushing below 61.5 and the rising trendline to usher in a new bearish phase. Despite today’s rally, price con..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-08 11:12
Taggar: bear

USD/JPY ? Yen Bears Winning Battle But Losing War


"USD/JPY rallied today despite strong bearish sentiment in Asia markets today. A huge part of this rally can be attributed to the weaker than expected Trade Balance which was released earlier. August T..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-08 07:24
Taggar: bear, market, trade balance

WTI Crude ? Strong Bullish Support Beneath 103.0


"Crude oil was extremely bearish yesterday due to major fundamental news going against the bulls. However, we still managed to receive some respite during US session where US stocks enjoyed a technical..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-08 05:58
Taggar: bear, bull, oil

S&P 500 and Dow 30 ? Strong Bearish Play With Technicals and Fundamentals In Tow


"US stocks fell on Monday with S&P 500 shedding 0.85% and Dow 30 closing 0.90% lower. This decline is not surprising considering that risk appetite during Asian session was extremely bearish with t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-08 05:06
Taggar: bank, bear

USD/INR ? Bearish Setup Awaiting Confirmation


"Rupee weakened against the Greenback today, an unexpected move considering that USD actually weakened against its major global counterparts today due to a higher likelihood that the US Government Shut..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-07 12:05
Taggar: bear

USD/JPY Technicals ? Short Term Downtrend Continues But 97.0 Holds Firm


"It has been a one way street for USD/JPY this morning as Yen strengthened significantly following events over the weekend. Risk aversion grew slightly following House Speaker Boehner saying that he wi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-07 07:40
Taggar: bear, market

USD/INR Technicals ? Bearish Breakout Seen But Hold Your Horses


"After trading between 61.5 – 63.0 for the past 2 weeks, USD/INR has finally broken below 61.5, with bears inspired by broad USD weakness. The initial dip below 61.50 triggered stops and large se..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-04 11:39
Taggar: bear, rate, trading

WTI Crude ? Rebounding Off 104.50 With 103.0 Back In Focus


"Crude traded lower yesterday following the bearish rejection by the 104.5 resistance, which was fueled by the overall bearish sentiment which drove Stocks lower. However, despite the overall bearishne..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-04 09:57
Taggar: announcement, bear, market, oil

Gold Rises on US Shutdown Concerns


"Gold futures may rebound to $1,425 an ounce in the fourth quarter after forming a ?double bottom,? according to technical analysis by Logic Advisors. Yesterday, gold had the biggest gain in almost two..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-03 17:55
Taggar: analysis, bear, gold, inflation, market, rate, technical analysis

Gold Technicals ? Retracing Losses But Overall Bearish Outlook Remains


"Gold prices rallied strongly, breaking the soft 1,295 resistance and recuperating a large portion of the losses incurred on Tuesday. However, volume traded from yesterday is much lesser compared to th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-03 12:32
Taggar: bear, bull, gold

WTI Crude ? Short Squeezed Above 103.0 on Bullish Hysteria


"If you are not convinced that US market is bullish despite the latest US Governmental Shutdown, you can look at WTI Crude which climbed from 102.02 to a high of  104.73 in slightly over 4 hours. This..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-03 06:03
Taggar: bear, bull, market, us market

WTI Crude ? Bears Testing 102.0 Once Again Before DOE Numbers


"Outlook for Crude continue to look bleak. Latest API data shows a larger than expected growth in inventory, signalling a weaker than expected implied demand. This is yet another setback for Crude whic..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-02 12:18
Taggar: bear, bull, oil

AUD/USD ? 0.94 broken on RBA, Better Retail Sales


"Today has been busy for AUD/USD. Prices were trading lower during early Asian session, continuing the downtrend that started since US midday. The reason for the initial decline is not really risk-aver..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-01 09:41
Taggar: bear, bull, trading

USD/CAD at 1.0310 as Economy Expands


"Canada?s dollar touched a four-day high after a report showed gross domestic product increased at the fastest pace in two years in July, adding to evidence the nation?s economy is rebounding from a se..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-01 07:51
Taggar: bear, consumer sentiment, currency, dollar, economy, employment, market, report

S&P 500 and Dow 30 ? Short Term Bullish Support Seen Despite US Debt Crisis


"US stocks fell yesterday due to the broad risk aversion sentiment brought by the possible partial shutdown of US Government, with S&P 500 falling by 0.60% while Dow 30 continue to be the more bear..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-01 04:28
Taggar: bear, market

WTI Crude ? Trading lower but remain supported above 102.0


"Crude oil tanked during early Asian session due to the US debt ceiling scare, shedding more than 1.4% within the first 3 hours of trade this morning. However, price appeared to have stabilized, and is..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-30 11:30
Taggar: bear, market, oil

USD/INR Technicals ? Pushing Below 62.9 With 62.25 In Sights


"Rupee gained slight strength this morning, with USD/INR pushing lower from the 62.9 resistance, hitting a low of 62.63. The decline can be attributed to 2 major reasons- the weakness of USD due to the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-30 10:31
Taggar: bear

Gold Technicals ? Higher on US Debt Issue But 1,340 Resistance Holding


"Gold prices rallied on open today following the political fiasco in US over the weekend. However, prices were not able to hold onto the gains, suggesting that the overall bearish pressure is huge even..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-30 07:15
Taggar: bear, bull, gold

USD/SGD Technicals ? Bearish Under 1.257 Towards 1.242


"The strong bullish trend that started on 19th appears to have stalled, with a potential top of around 1.257. This rally can be regarded as a technical pullback from the post FOMC drop, and given this..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-27 09:33
Taggar: announcement, bear, bull

WTI Crude Technicals ? 103.0 Under Threat Again


"Crude Oil experienced resounding support along 103.0, pushing higher during European hours despite risk sentiment being mostly bearish during that time with Euro stock indexes trading mostly lower. On..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-27 08:05
Taggar: bear, oil, trading

S&P 500 and Dow 30 ? Trending Sideways For Now


"The longest bearish streak in 2013 has been broken, with S&P 500 climbing 0.35% and Dow 30 doing marginally better at 0.36%.  If you check the newswires today, it is likely that journalists and ma..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-27 04:22
Taggar: bear, consumption, margin, market

City Index Makes Managerial Changes, COO Simon Bird Departs


"Forex Magnates has learned that City Index?s Chief Operating Officer will be leaving the firm. Simon Bird is moving on from his position at the broker, he joined in the midst of the crisis in 2008 fro..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-26 20:14
Taggar: bear, forex

WTI Crude ? 103.0 Holding Despite Strong Bearish Fundamentals


"The Department of Energy Crude Oil Inventory came in more bearishly than analysts estimates, growing by 2.6 Million barrels versus consensus estimate of a 1 million drop. This lower than expected impl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-26 06:24
Taggar: bear, oil

WTI Crude ? Awaiting Long Term Bearish Momentum To Emerge


"The next bearish leg of Oil cycle appears to have started, with prices threatening to break the 103.0 support and invite fresh more bears to push towards sub 100.0 levels. Stochastic readings agrees..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-25 11:30
Taggar: bear, economy, oil

NZD/USD Technicals ? Continuing Lower With 0.824 Support Threatened


"Kiwi Dollar traded sharply lower today once more, extending the losses suffered yesterday. The instigator appears to be the weaker than expected Trade Balance (Aug) which came in at a NZD 1.1 Billion..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-25 04:00
Taggar: bear, dollar, dollar trade, kiwi, trade balance

USD/INR ? Mildly Higher But No Clear Trend Emerging


"USD/INR has broken the 62.5 resistance yesterday, with price trading mostly above the 62.5 level, yet it is difficult to shake the overall bearish bias that is still shadowing on price action. Perhaps..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-24 09:38
Taggar: bear, bull, trading

S&P 500 and Dow 30: Fed Taper Speculation Name Of The Game


"US stocks slid lower yesterday, continuing the post FOMC decline that started on Thursday (not visible on daily stocks but clear via Futures). The overall bearishness of stocks has been attributed by..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-24 04:01
Taggar: bear, market

?Dr. Doom? Roubini Favors US Stocks Over Gold


"Prominent economist Nouriel Roubini, who is known as ?Dr. Doom,? on Monday offered a negative take on gold and certain emerging markets, along with kind words for U.S. and Japanese stocks and the doll..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-24 02:55
Taggar: bear, dollar, economy, gold, market

Gold Technicals ? Flat But Potential Strong Bearish Moves Ahead


"After breaking below the 1,330 resistance turned support level late Friday, prices continue to dip lower early Asian session. However, bears were not able to press down further, trading back quickly r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-23 12:27
Taggar: bear, trading

WTI Crude Technicals ? 105.5 Resistance Holding Despite Chinese Cheers


"Crude prices continue to push lower, giving up all the gains from last week’s better than expected DOE implied demand and FOMC’s non-tapering event. It is clear that market is extremely be..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-23 07:44
Taggar: bear, bull, market

AUD/NZD ? Bearish Trend Continues With Major Support Level Approaching


"Bearish direction in AUD/NZD continues to be undeterred by recent uncertainty and volatility due to FOMC taper/no taper fiasco, and remains one of the “cleanest” currency pair if someone w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-20 11:26
Taggar: bear, currency, currency pair, rate

S&P 500 and Dow 30: Stronger Housing, Labor Heightens QE Fears Once Again


"US stocks came down slightly yesterday, with S&P 500 closing 0.18% lower and Dow 30 shedding 0.26%. Looking at Futures, the decline appears to have started during the European session but the main..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-20 05:06
Taggar: bear

U.S. Dollar Bounces as Fed Surprise Eases


"The dollar drifted off a seven-month low against a basket of major currencies on Friday as investors unwound some of the bearish trades put on in reaction to the Federal Reserve’s shock decision..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-20 03:24
Taggar: bear, currencies, dollar, economy, market, rate

Gold Technicals ? 1,300 Broken Before FOMC


"Weekly Chart Nothing is more beautiful than seeing a reversal pattern getting into full flight, and that is how Gold is looking right now. To be fair, the original Evening Star bearish reversal patte..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-18 06:03
Taggar: bear, gold

WTI Crude Technicals ? Seeking More Bearish Targets With 107.0 Broken


"Hourly Chart Crude Oil continued the downtrend of early Monday morning after yet more QE Taper fears emerged during yesterday’s US session. Prices managed to break the 107.0 support, but the be..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-17 12:37
Taggar: bear, bull, oil, point, trading

AUD/USD ? RBA Minutes Announcement Unable To Revive Bulls


"No new revelations from RBA minutes. But that didn’t stop market from pushing higher almost immediately following the release of the minutes. Traders are bullish about the AUD/USD following key..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-17 06:12
Taggar: announcement, bear, bull, market, rate

Gold Technicals ? Continuing Lower Following Bearish Confirmation


"Gold traded lower today despite an earlier rally brought about by the weakening of USD across board. This shouldn’t come as a surprise as the US-Russian agreement on Syria was expected to drive..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-16 12:15
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, oil

USD/INR ? Rising Inflation Not Stopping Rupee?s Gain


"Rupee was one of the many beneficiaries from the USD weakness this morning. However, compared to other currencies such as AUD, EUR and GBP, USD/INR movement pales in comparison. Nonetheless, the stron..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-16 10:59
Taggar: bear, currencies

Week in FX Asia ? Abenomics: investors? reckoning fuelled by hope


"At present the dollar bulls may be in control, but in yen translation, the bear has awoken from its slumber as the greenback acquaints itself once again with the coveted ¥100 handle this week. Experie..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-15 17:10
Taggar: bear, bull, dollar, market, trading

NZD/USD Technicals ? Seeking to Retest 0.815


"Kiwi Dollar enjoyed a huge rally following a hawkish RBNZ announcement yesterday, but price failed to push above Asian highs and instead mostly flat throughout. Nonetheless bulls would have been glad..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-13 11:58
Taggar: announcement, bear, bull, dollar, kiwi

USD/SGD ? 1.27 Resistance Holding On


"SGD weakened slightly today following the fall in Asian currencies this morning. However, prices continued to remain heavily offered by various multinational corporations?together with technical bears..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-13 08:46
Taggar: bear, currencies, employment, rate

USD/JPY around 99.50 as U.S. Dollar remains Choppy


"The yen clung onto broad overnight gains in Asia on Friday as investors unwound bearish positions particularly against the Australian dollar, which suffered a major setback in the wake of disappointin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-13 05:15
Taggar: bear, dollar, market, point, trading

WTI Crude ? Bulls Holding Above 107.5 Despite Strong Bearish Pressure


"Crude prices have been pushing lower recently with the likelihood of a Syrian war falling lower. However, it seems that bearish momentum has stalled slightly with bulls putting up a strong resistance..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-12 12:01
Taggar: bear, bull

China Could Grow 8 Percent This Year


"China bears could be in for a big letdown this year, if the latest growth upgrades for the world’s second-largest economy are anything to go by. Deutsche Bank on Tuesday raised its third-quarter..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-11 20:55
Taggar: bank, bear, economy

USD/INR Technicals ? Continue To Move Lower With 63.0 In Sight


"Hourly Chart Has the new Governor Guv Raghuram Rajan done it? Rupee has been steadily increasing without any significant pullback since he took over on 4th September. The latest proof that USD/INR is..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-11 10:08
Taggar: bear, bull

Gold Technicals ? 1,365 Support Broken


"Sometimes market just perform beyond your expectations. Gold was already looking bearish following the break of 1,385 yesterday, but we thought that it “would be hard” for 1,365 to be brok..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-11 05:48
Taggar: bear, gold, market

Long-term India Investor Turns Pessimistic


"Long-term India bull Stephen Roach told CNBC on Tuesday that he was turning bearish on Asia’s third-largest economy, and warned that the country’s currency crisis should prove a “wak..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-10 22:09
Taggar: bear, bull, currency, economy

USD/JPY Technicals ? Pushing Above 100.0 Without Just Cause


"Prices suddenly shot up after the close of Tokyo Stock Exchange, sending USD/JPY over the 100.0 line and more importantly crossing the highs of early Monday morning. Unfortunately, price remain below..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-10 11:11
Taggar: bear

Gold Technicals ? 1,385 broken with more bearish targets in sight


"Gold prices has seen sharp declines during early Asian trade, with price breaking the 1,385 level more comprehensively this time round unlike the yesterday’s attempt during early US session. The..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-10 08:00
Taggar: bear, gold

USD/JPY Technicals ? Bearish Pressure Mounting Despite Early 100.0 Push


"USD/JPY jumped higher this morning, a surprise move as last Friday closed bearishly. Prices did rebound from the post NFP lows of 98.6 but prices were still bearish considering that bulls were rebuffe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-09 06:52
Taggar: bear, bull

It?s NFP ? Dollar Buyers Beware!


"Draghi’s lower rates for longer and even possibly below the current levels has given the EUR bears renewed confidence, euro-bonds a leg up and equity markets a green light. With fixed income dea..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-06 12:37
Taggar: bear, dollar, market, rate, report

Gold Technicals ? Evening Star Completing


"Gold prices reacted predictably yesterday, pushing up towards 1,395 resistance. However, the resistance ultimately held with prices moving down quickly after, giving us a nice Stochastic bearish cycle..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-06 12:21
Taggar: bear, gold, trading

Gold Technicals ? Moving Higher As Warships Draw Nearer


"Hourly Chart Gold prices rallied strongly yesterday following the resounding of the war drum. Prices managed to climb back above the 1,400 level, hitting a high of 1,415 before retracing back. It is..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-04 11:28
Taggar: bear, gold

US Market Roundup: Syrian Fear Rising Again


"US stocks enjoyed modest gains yesterday; S&P 500 gained 0.42% while Dow 30 climbed 0.16% higher. That doesn’t look like a bad day all in all, but if we look closer at price action, yesterda..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-04 05:24
Taggar: bear, market, trading

Bill Gross: Market Pricing 4% Fed Funds Rate in 2018


"Pimco?s Bill Gross, often called the Bond King, has taken issue with a lot of the recent bearish sentiment in the bond market. Given his expectations that the Federal Reserve is likely to keep its fed..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-04 03:23
Taggar: bear, market, rate

WTI Crude ? Price Staying Afloat On Risk Appetite Blowing


"Following the sharp decline on Monday’s open, it seems that bears have lost all the wind in their sail. Prices pushed up higher to a high of 107.5 during late Asian early European session, ridin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-03 06:58
Taggar: bear, oil

USD/SGD Technicals ? Steadily Lower Towards 1.27


"Bears were beneficiaries from Obama’s lack of gusto for the Syrian war effort, which drove USD lower across the board, USD/SGD inclusive. Price hit a low of 1.272 yesterday based on this, contin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-03 05:38
Taggar: announcement, bear

Nikkei 225 ? Bulls Dancing in September


"Why should the bulls be dancing? Well, Nikkei 225 has just gained 1.37% on the first day of trading in September. That is certainly not shabby and worth a shout. If we look at Futures, the gains are e..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-02 12:48
Taggar: bear, bull, point, trading

Nikkei 225 Technicals ? Confirmed Bearish Breakthrough?


"Monthly Chart Is this the bearish signal that we’ve been waiting for? Today was the last day of August and we did not see any last ditch heroics or any goal-line saves by the bulls unlike the p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-30 08:58
Taggar: bear, bull

EUR/USD Technicals ? Bears resting around 1.324


"Bearish momentum continued strongly yesterday, with prices breaking the 1.330 support during pre-European open and reaching a low of 1.322 during early US trading session. Once again, we’re look..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-30 04:58
Taggar: bear, market, trading

Gold Rally Fueled by Syria Conflict Escalation


"Gold traders are the most bullish in five months as mounting concern about military action in Syria drove prices into bull market territory. Twenty-three analysts surveyed by Bloomberg expect prices t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-30 03:14
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, market

EUR/USD Technicals ? 1.33 eyed as bears looking for payback


"EUR/USD fell lower after failing to retest 1.34 yesterday as expected as the original rally towards 1.34 on Tuesday was never fundamentally supported and went against the grain of all other risk asset..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-29 04:42
Taggar: bear, consumer confidence, currency, point

SE Asia Stocks Falling Fastest Since Dot Com Bubble Burst


"Stocks in Southeast Asia are tumbling at the fastest pace in 12 years relative to global equities, sending the regional benchmark index into a bear market as foreign investors cut holdings for a third..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-29 02:54
Taggar: bear, market, point

Thailand Government Fund Seen Buying Stocks as FI Sells


"Thailand?s Government Pension Fund is boosting holdings of local equities after a bear market in the benchmark index sent valuations to the lowest levels in more than a year. ?This is a great buying o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-28 08:05
Taggar: bear, investment, market

US10Y Technicals ? Seeking 125.0 Again


"10Y Benchmark Treasury Note prices rallied on Friday following a much weaker than expected US Housing Sales figures, which pushed USD weaker and Gold higher. Speculators bet that this heavy miss would..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-26 10:26
Taggar: bear, gold, market

NZD/USD Technicals ? Channel Bottom Holding With Bullish Pressure Pilling


"After encroaching into Bulls territory last Friday, bears retreated slightly during US session, suggesting that Bulls are indeed strong below 0.78 round figure. However prices continue to trade below..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-26 04:51
Taggar: bear, bull

NZD/USD Technicals ? Bear On The Buffalo


"Note: Bird On The Buffalo is a song by Angus Stone, just in case the reference is too obscure. There should be a warning sign at 0.81 that reads: Trespassers Beware, Bears Lying Ahead. It seems that..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-23 12:32
Taggar: bear, bull

AUD/USD Technicals ? Below 0.90 After 0.904 Rejection


"No major news from Australia nor China today, but that didn’t stop AUD/USD from climbing from a low of 0.900 to a high of 0.904 during the Asian session. The move appears to be technically drive..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-23 11:43
Taggar: bear, rate, trading

EUR/USD Technicals ? Bears Remaining Under 1.3365


"Fundamental Bulls vs Technical Bears – Winner: Technical Bears. In the latest round of eternal struggle between reason and market sentiment, market sentiment wins yet again. EUR/USD rallied yest..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-23 08:46
Taggar: bear, bull, market

WTI Crude ? Pushing Towards 104 on Technical Bears, FOMC Minutes and Implied Demand


"Crude Oil pushed lower yet again, extending the bearish sell-off that started this week which accelerated on Tuesday. The decline make sense considering 2 major bearish news event yesterday. First off..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-22 10:04
Taggar: bear, oil, point, rate

US Market Roundup: Stocks Lower after FOMC Minutes


"So much for the recovery of Tuesday. US Stock prices headed lower once more yesterday, with S&P 500 losing 0.58% and the more bearish Dow 30 0.70% lower. The return of bears yesterday is widely at..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-22 04:56
Taggar: bear

AUD/USD Technicals ? Bears Threatening 0.90 Soft Support


"Downtrend in AUD is continuing strong, with prices currently trading below yesterday’s low despite a bullish recovery back towards 0.91 during European/early US hours. The rally yesterday can be..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-21 11:13
Taggar: bear, bull, trading

US Market Roundup: 4 Day Streak Broken But Bearish Pressure Continues


"US stocks snapped a four-day decline yesterday, with S&P 500 gaining 0.38%. Dow 30 continue to be the bearish twin between the two, closing slightly lower at -0.05%, but did manage to rally higher..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-21 04:34
Taggar: bear, point

India Stocks May Rebound ? Analysts


"A sharp sell-off in India’s equity market, hit by increasingly bearish sentiment towards emerging markets generally, now provides an opportunity to snap up shares in Asia’s third largest e..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-21 02:56
Taggar: bear, dollar, economy, market, share, shares, trading

Gold Gets Demand Boost, Speculators Cut Positions


"Speculators cut bullish and bearish bets on gold simultaneously for the first time in two months as prices advanced to the highest since mid-June on signs of strengthening physical demand. The net-bul..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-19 17:25
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, trading

USD/INR ? New Record Highs with Channel Top Broken


"Weekly Chart The Channel Top that has been keeping USD/INR bulls at bay has finally been broken. Prices cleared the resistance level and continued strongly, reaching a record high of 62.78 last Frida..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-19 11:30
Taggar: bear, bull

Gold to 1378 As Physical Demand Increases


"Speculators cut bullish and bearish bets on gold simultaneously for the first time in two months as prices advanced to the highest since mid-June on signs of strengthening physical demand. The net-bul..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-19 02:19
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, trading

US Market Roundup: Jobless Claims Unable to Break Dow?s Triple Digit Fall


"US Stocks bettered (or worsen) Wed’s decline, with S&P 500 almost tripling Wed’s losses by closing 1.47% lower. Dow 30 only managed to double Wed’s loss, but still end up slightl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-16 06:15
Taggar: bear, industrial production

Nikkei 225 Technicals ? Trading Lower on Sales Tax Woes


"Hourly Chart Tokyo stocks took a beating today with Nikkei 225 closing 2.12% lower, while Topix closed 1.67% lower. However, if we assumed that prices opened bearishly in the morning, we would be hig..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-15 10:43
Taggar: bear

Paulson Cuts Gold Holdings by 50%


"Billionaire hedge fund manager John Paulson, who told investors as recently as last month that they should own gold, cut his holdings in the metal by more than half as prices plunged into a bear marke..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-15 04:02
Taggar: bear, gold, market, share, shares

QE Uncertainty is Making U.S. Stocks Nervous


"Uncertainty about the Fed is making stocks nervous and is adding to a growing bearishness about the market. “Today you had a little bit more concern about what the Fed might do, so that’s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-15 02:52
Taggar: bear, financial, market, rate

USD/INR ? Higher Inflation Not Able To Stem Rupee?s Rot


"Daily Chart Despite higher inflation rates, the Indian Rupee just wouldn’t go up higher. Wholesale Prices rose 5.79% Y/Y in July, vs the 5% expected. This is also a much higher than previous mo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-14 10:05
Taggar: bear, inflation, rate

AUD/USD ? Undeterred By Worsening Business Confidence


"AUD/USD suffered a sell-off yesterday, hitting a low of 0.9135 following the failure to break 0.92 convincingly. Prices continued lower during early Asian session today unprovoked, possibly due to the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-13 06:51
Taggar: bear, profit

WTI Crude Technicals ? 106.0 Broken on Trendline Rebound


"Hourly Chart Crude oil found support via the ascending trendline following the bearish rejection of 106.0 resistance. The subsequent rebound at the trendline was reasonably expected due to the conflu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-13 05:28
Taggar: bear, oil

NZD/USD Technicals ? Short Term Uptrend Intact Despite Early Week Minor Dip


"Weekly Chart Despite defying the odds and pushing back into the multi-year channel support last week, lingering bearish presence is still felt. The W/W gain of more than 300 pips failed to break Chan..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-12 09:53
Taggar: bear

USD/JPY at 96.15 on Japan GDP


"The yen rose toward the strongest in seven weeks as speculators reduced bearish bets on the currency and government data showed Japan?s gross domestic product expanded for a third-straight quarter, re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-12 02:27
Taggar: bank, bear, currency, dollar, industrial production, report

Gold Technicals ? Back Below 1,300 with suspected Funds selling


"The threat of yesterday’s bullish channel breakout has been quashed, with price dipping back below 1,300 during early Asian trade. This move back lower affirms the relevance of current descendin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-06 06:00
Taggar: bear, bull, rate

US Market Roundup: Bears getting close, but no cigar


"US stock indexes closed lower yesterday despite a stronger than expected ISM Non-Manufacturing Composite number. ISM’s latest figures showed that service sector is growing at a much faster pace..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-06 04:54
Taggar: bear, bull

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

USD/INR Technicals ? Knocking on Channel Top Once More


"USD/INR remains well bidded despite the latest restrictions set by RBI against Foreign Institutional Investors (FIIs) transactions, with speculators and arbitragers buying on dips. This bullishness is..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-05 10:07
Taggar: bear, bull

Gold Technicals ? Trading Higher on Risk Aversion


"Gold prices suffered a bearish breakout last Friday, trading below 1,300 before the weaker than expected NFP numbers pushed USD weaker and hence Gold higher. Price hit a high of 1,318.68 following the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-05 08:50
Taggar: bear, gold, trading

NZD/USD ? Bears Attracted by Spoilt Milk


"Last week saw Kiwi dollar falling from a high of 0.81 back into the multi-year support channel, which has been keeping the multi-year uptrend going. Prices were already looking highly bearish from the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-05 05:31
Taggar: bear, dollar, kiwi

NZD/USD Technicals ? Pushing Channel Bottom before NFP


"In a week without any major news releases, NZD/USD managed to trade extremely bearishly, sending price deep within the multi-year support channel, almost testing Channel Bottom. This highlights the st..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-02 11:28
Taggar: bear

Gold Technicals ? FOMC volatility not breaking sideways trend


"Hourly Chart Gold suffered a massive sell-off yesterday during European hours and early US trade. Price fell from above 1,330 to sub 1,310 in a matter of hours. The exact catalyst is unclear, as risk..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-01 11:19
Taggar: bear, gold

Nikkei 225 Technicals ? July Ending In Red


"Bulls fought valiantly yesterday, sending Nikkei 225 higher to 13,904 (+1.78%) in a bit to reverse current monthly candle’s bearishness. Price was still short of clearing the 14,000/61.8% Fib Re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-31 11:04
Taggar: bear, bull

NZD/USD ? Short Term Bearish Pressure Remain Despite Stronger Business Confidence


"The downtrend that started on Monday is continuing strongly. The decline has been sparked by a resurgence of strength by USD and the sharp decline in AUD, dragging its neighboring counterpart along wi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-31 06:44
Taggar: bear

US Market Roundup: Bulls unable to hold gains due to dismal Confidence Data


"After making the proclamation that US Stocks aren’t as bearish as you think, prices for both Dow 30 and S&P 500 Futures did trade higher, possibly dragged higher by the rebounding Nikkei 225..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-31 04:25
Taggar: bear

Economist Argues GDP is Wrong Metric to Measure China?s Growth


"Recent bearishness surrounding China’s growth is just another “false alarm” and investors are focusing on the wrong data points to assess the outlook for the world’s second big..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-30 20:46
Taggar: bear, consumption, economy, point

Japanese Factory Output Drops For First Time in Five Months


"Japan’s factory output fell by the most in more than two years in June although the labor market improved, a sign Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s pro-growth policies are bearing fruit but stil..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-30 19:56
Taggar: bear, employment, industrial production, manufacture, market

Nikkei 225 Technicals ? Monthly Candle Turns Red for the First Time


"Bulls nightmare is slowly becoming a reality. Nikkei 225 has dipped below July’s opening levels today. With 2 more trading days left in this month, the window of opportunity for bulls to prevent..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-29 12:22
Taggar: bear, bull, trading

Natural Gas Technicals ? Lower despite Higher Implied Demand


"Yesterday’s lower than expected EIA Natural Gas Storage Change failed to push Natural Gas higher despite implying that demand for Natural Gas is higher than what we thought. EIA data showed that..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-26 12:20
Taggar: bear

Nikkei 225 Technicals ? Seeking 14,000 after 14,450 break


"Why does this look so familiar? Nikkei 225 has been trading lower for the past 3 sessions. If this trend continues for the next 3 trading session, we will most likely end July lower than when we start..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-26 11:47
Taggar: bear, point, trading

US Market Roundup: Reversing Fortunes For Stocks


"US Market took a bullish reversal yesterday, a strange turn of events considering that Asian Markets and European Markets were both bearish. However, S&P 500 and Dow 30 clocked in positive gains..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-26 04:41
Taggar: bear, bull, market, us market

Natural Gas Technicals ? Bearish Rejection before EIA Data


"Daily Chart Is the rally from July’s low over? It may be too early to say, but technicals are lining up nicely for a bearish move. The gains made last week has been mostly eroded, confirming th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-25 11:38
Taggar: bear

Hedge Funds Managers Say Sell Treasurys


"Hedge fund managers are the most bearish on 10-year U.S. Treasurys in 16 months, according to a new survey, as they position for a winding down of the Federal Reserve’s bond buying program. Of t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-25 10:48
Taggar: bear, point

Silver Decline Becomes Zinc Gains


"The bear market in silver is poised to turn around the fortunes for zinc as miners reduce production and end the seven-year glut in the industrial metal. Silver makes up 40 percent of the value of byp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-25 10:45
Taggar: bear, market

US Market Roundup ? Bearish Sentiment Creeping Back In


"US market clocked in a bearish day with S&P 500 closing 6.45 points (0.4%) lower while Dow 30 fell 25.50 points (0.2%). This decline occurred despite a much stronger than expected US New Homes Sal..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-25 04:42
Taggar: bear, market, point, us market

France FinMin Worried About Economy But Hopeful about 2H 2013


"France is in a worrying situation, the country’s finance minister told CNBC, but growth will return in the second half of the year as measures to stimulate job creation bear fruit. “We are..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-22 15:51
Taggar: bear, finance

Gold Technicals ? Speculative Gold Positions Increasing


"Hedge funds were spotted buying Gold up 2 weeks ago, and the question that were in everybody minds were this: How long will these speculators hold their gold positions for? Would they hold it for long..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-22 06:53
Taggar: bear, gold

Curious Ascending Channel on CHF/JPY


"CHF/JPY daily chart is now showing a curious example of an ascending channel pattern. It is composed purely of bullish candles. It is a 7-day period of non-stop growth. S..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-21 11:00
Taggar: bear, bull

Nikkei 225 ? Breaking below Kumo on Hamada Comments


"Nikkei 225 took a strong beating today due to Shinzo Abe’s advisor Koichi Hamada shooting his mouth off at the wrong time. Prices collapsed due to a combination of fear that the impending Sales..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-19 08:49
Taggar: bear

WTI Crude ? Lesser and Lesser Inventories but 106.5 holds


"Inventories level took yet another bearish turn yesterday, with US Department of Energy report showing that Crude Oil Inventories have shrunk by 6.9 million barrels for the week of 12th July, almost 5..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-18 11:12
Taggar: bear, oil, report

Nikkei 225 ? Hitting 8 Weeks High


"Japanese stocks rallied today on Ben Bernanke’s dovish statements during US session yesterday. Nikkei 225 closed 1.32% higher than yesterday’s close, and traded higher consistently during..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-18 09:41
Taggar: bear, bull, point

Chinese Economic Slowdown Scare May Be Overplayed


"The figures haven’t been kind to China lately. Gone are the days of double digit growth, trade data have weakened, credit markets have overheated and fears of a housing bubble remain. But despit..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-18 03:07
Taggar: bear, market

AUD/JPY Shows Barely Formed Flag Pattern


"It looks like a bearish flag pattern has almost formed on AUD/JPY chart. Although it looks like one, the consolidation part may be considered too short for a complete flag fig..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-14 14:22
Taggar: bear

AUD/USD Technicals ? U-Turn within Descending Channel


"So the bears have spoken – AUD/USD tanked spectacularly after hitting the 0.93 resistance yesterday. Price rallied from the low of 0.910 due to Bernanke’s dovish talk on Wednesday, which s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-12 12:43
Taggar: bear, rate

EUR/USD Technicals ? H&S Breakout Foiled


"Isn’t EUR/USD infuriating? Price finally traded below the neckline of the potential Head and Shoulders Pattern this week, only to see price rallying up towards the 38.2% Fib and 1.315 round numb..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-12 10:26
Taggar: bear, bull, trading

EUR/USD Falls Pressed on by Fundamentals


"The euro fell against the US dollar today. The first (and major) bearish wave was caused by the release of German wholesale price index report (event A on ..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-11 20:09
Taggar: bear, dollar, price index, report

US Market Roundup ? Higher Post FOMC Minutes


"Well that was embarrassing.  Yesterday it was mentioned that clearing 1,650 on the S&P 500 should ideally set up price for a strong bullish breakthrough. We’ve even went further and say that..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-11 05:52
Taggar: bear, bull

Gold Technicals ? Reversal Immenient?


"Gold has been relatively supported for the past 2 trading days, ever since price tanked last Friday due to a much stronger NFP print which resulted in USD strengthening immensely. This rally may be a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-09 12:12
Taggar: bear, gold, report, trading

Nikkei 225: Retesting 14,350 on trendline rebound


"Nikkei 225 traded lower today, with price unable to hold onto Friday gains, pushing below pre-NFP levels. This is a strong bearish signal, especially since there is no strong fundamental news released..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-08 12:37
Taggar: bear, bull

NZD/USD Technicals ? Holding Strong above 0.77


"NZD/USD collapsed spectacularly on Friday, shedding more than 100 pips following the release of NFP numbers. The bearish move was due to the strengthening of USD following a better than expected NFP p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-08 08:44
Taggar: bear

Physical Traders May Start Buying on Gold Dip for Stronger 2H 2013


"Investors in gold funds, whose value slumped a record $44.7 billion in the second quarter, may do better in the second half of the year if history is any guide. Gains averaged 1.3 percent in the secon..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-08 03:40
Taggar: bear, gold, market

USD/JPY ? Dollar Flirting With 100 Level Ahead of Key US Employment Releases


"USD/JPY is steady in Friday trading, as the pair is testing the important 100 line in the European session. The US markets were closed on Thursday for the July 4th holiday, but will be busy on Friday..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-05 13:10
Taggar: bear, cpi, day trading, economy, employment, indicators, inflation, market, rate, trading, us market

Nikkei 225: Approaching 14,450 before US NFP


"After dodging a potential bearish setup on the final day of June, Nikkei 225 has done well, with the stock index closing 4.63% higher on a W/W basis, amounting to an increase of more than 600 points..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-05 09:17
Taggar: bear, bull, point

EUR/USD Technicals ? Breaking below 1.30 once more


"After breaking below 1.30 yesterday, bears were hoping for a great smorgasbord of bearish feast. The appetizer was highly promising, with price trading as low as 1.292 during early European session af..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-04 06:55
Taggar: bear, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen Posts Sharp Gains Ahead of US Releases


"The dollar pushed across the critical 100 line on Tuesday, for the first time since early June. However, the yen has fought back on Wednesday, as USD/JPY trades in the low-99 range in the European ses..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-03 13:48
Taggar: bear, dollar, employment, indicators, trade balance

USD/JPY Technicals ? Ichimoku supporting both Short/Long term Price Action


"USD/JPY climbed higher on stronger USD yesterday, sending price above 100.0 for the first time since 6th June. JPY managed to maintain its weakness despite risk appetite coming off strongly during Asi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-03 12:34
Taggar: bear

AUD/USD ? Retail Sales Vs Trade Balance, Winner: RBA


"What a busy day for AUD/USD! Price rallied during early Asian session as short traders started to close out their profitable positions ahead of the Retail Sales news event risk, while speculators join..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-03 06:07
Taggar: bear, profit, rate, retail sales

UBS Launches Gold-Vault Service in Singapore despite 2013 Gold Fall


"UBS AG, Switzerland?s biggest bank, started storing gold for wealth-management clients at a facility in Singapore, citing interest from investors in the region even after the metal slumped into a bear..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-02 03:28
Taggar: bank, bear, bull, gold, market

EUR/USD Technicals ? Trading Flat as Bulls/Bears Undecided


"1.30 held despite the late scare last Friday. The selling started a few hours after US opening hours after 1.31 resistance held, spurring bears to sell heavily which was aided by the surprisingly low..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-01 07:06
Taggar: bear

USD/SGD Technicals ? Bearish Breakout on both Short/Long term seen


"Recent decline in USD/SGD is phenomenal, considering that USD is actually strengthening against  most major – beating EUR, JPY, GBP and CHF, losing out only to AUD and NZD and trading flat again..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-28 11:55
Taggar: bear, gold, point, trading

Nikkei 225 ? Dodging the Evening Star


"Nikkei 225 is unstoppable currently, closing on the final day of Jun with a 3.51% daily gain, closing the month at 13,677.32 with a 126.32 point gain from the month’s Open. This is a remarkable..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-28 10:51
Taggar: bear, point

EUR/USD Technicals ? Reduced risk of 1.30 breaking (for now)


"EUR/USD enjoyed the weakening of USD during Asian hours which drove Gold below 1,200, allowing EUR/USD to break 1.305 short-term resistance. This move is significant due to the fact that it reduces th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-28 06:31
Taggar: bear, gold

Gold Technicals ? Moving Back towards 1,200


"Hourly Chart Gold prices pushed towards 1,200 during US session yesterday, extending the bearish leg that was starting during late Asian/early European session. Price found some support just around 1..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-28 05:08
Taggar: bear, gold, trading

Nikkei 225 ? Bullish Breakout Seen above 13,260


"Hourly Chart Nikkei 225 continues to be highly volatile, swinging wildly both higher and and lower around 13,000 pivot. After pushing higher during US hours, price dipped lower on Japan open when the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-27 11:11
Taggar: bear, bull, market, point

EUR/USD Technicals ? 1.305 short-term resistance versus 1.30 long-term support


"The EUR pushed lower yesterday, breaking the previous 1.306 swing low and extended the bearish move post Bernanke’s Tapering talks. This decline is similar to the one on Tuesday, in the sense th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-27 08:03
Taggar: bear, consumer confidence

Gold On The Move ? New 2013 Lows Reached


"Weekly Chart Gold bears are on the move again. Price has successfully broken below the 1,265 ceiling found on Jun 2010, and is now aiming towards the lower end of the May-Jun 2010 consolidation close..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-26 12:35
Taggar: bear, bull, gold

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

Gold Correlation with Stocks Turns Negative


"Further gains in global stock markets this year will be a signpost of more losses for gold, according to analysts, citing a re-established negative correlation between the two assets. After nearly a d..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-25 17:10
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, market, share

EUR/USD Technicals ? Holding just below the 38.2% Fib


"Despite closing below the 38.2% Fib last Friday, we have not seen bears fully taking flight yesterday, with EUR/USD pushing to a low of 1.306 during early US hours. This is highly interesting consider..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-25 05:45
Taggar: bear

Nikkei 225 Technicals ? Bears reign early week


"Nikkei 225 gaped higher on open this morning on the back of stronger US stocks close on Friday. However, the optimism evaporated quickly, with the day transforming into a one-way journey south. It is..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-24 09:53
Taggar: bear, rate

USD/JPY Technicals ? Testing 98.5


"The strengthening of USD last week after Bernanke’s QE Tapering talks was a huge boost to the slumping USD/JPY, which was on its way lower after the capitulation of confidence in BOJ and Abenomi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-24 07:21
Taggar: bear

Gold Bounces After Touching 2.5 Year Low


"Gold prices are moderately higher in early U.S. trading Friday, on a corrective technical bounce after August Comex futures fell to a 2.5-year low of $1,268.70 in overnight trading. The gold and silve..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-21 15:47
Taggar: bear, gold, market, rate, trading

US Market Round Up ? Fed?s Nightmare Continues


"US stocks tanked with S&P 500 falling 2.5%, the worst drop since 2011. Dow Jones Industrial isn’t far behind, trailing at 2.34%, accelerating the declines seen 2 on Wed after Ben Bernanke..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-21 05:02
Taggar: bear

Oil Prices Drop on China Manufacturing Slowdown and Fed Comments


"U.S. crude-oil futures slid on Thursday, as the market grappled with weak manufacturing-activity figures from China, an increase in U.S. oil supply and signals from the Federal Reserve that a reductio..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-20 17:29
Taggar: bear, dollar, market, oil

Gold Technicals ? New 2013 Low Reached, Bearish Breakout Extended


"Weekly Chart Gold prices took a dip yesterday due to the surprise Bernanke’s QE3 ending timeline. This resulted in the strengthening of USD which pushed Gold prices lower. However, price was st..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-20 12:26
Taggar: bear, gold, trading

AUD/USD ? New 2013 lows on QE Taper, China


"AUD/USD technical bears would be loving every single moment right now. Price was already in a bear trend as seen from this week’s get-go: Consecutive lower highs from 14th Jun, affirmation of be..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-20 07:03
Taggar: bear, bull, point, trading

EUR/USD Technicals ? Trading below 1.328 support as bears take hold


"USD strengthened significantly following Ben Bernanke’s surprise QE timeline revelation. Based on what Bernanke said, there is a very high likelihood that QE3 purchases would be lowered in 2H 20..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-20 06:26
Taggar: bear, employment, employment growth, market

USD/SGD Technicals ? Potential Double Top Formation as price trades below 1.26


"4 Hourly Chart USD/SGD rallied yesterday during US trading hours despite the weakening of USD that was spotted on majors such as AUD/USD and EUR/USD. This should be a sign that bullish sentiment is s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-19 11:30
Taggar: bear, bull, trading

Nikkei 225: 13,300 holding despite strong short-term rally


"Nikkei 225 has been enjoying a reasonable week thus far – price  has rallied from Friday’s lows on the get go this week, pushing from sub 12,600 to above 13,300 within 48 hours of trade. P..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-19 10:44
Taggar: bear

Gold Technicals ? Chance for 1,400 Test ends with Rising Trendline break


"After breaking the 1,400/ confluence with 161.2% Fib ext level back in mid May, gold has attempted to climb back above the level on no less than 3 occasion. However, all 3 occasion has failed miserabl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-18 09:45
Taggar: bear, bull, gold

AUD/USD ? 0.95 holding despite dovish RBA minutes


"RBA’s minutes released today reflected a strong bearish stance, but that is not surprising considering that the RBA statement from earlier this month stated that RBA believed that there is  R..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-18 08:37
Taggar: bear, inflation

Nikkei 225 ? Trading above 13,000 again


"Hourly Chart Nikkei 225 started the week brightly, forming 10 consecutive bullish hourly candles on the trot, reversing losses suffered last Friday and then some. This is highly unexpected considerin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-17 11:00
Taggar: bear, bull, trading

Week in FX Europe ? EUR Waits For Helicopter Ben


"It’s all about the Fed. The crying has stopped, while the bleeding has slowed somewhat, ahead of the FOMC meet next week. The EUR’s recent price action continues to beat the bears despite..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-15 04:00
Taggar: bear, bull, consumer sentiment, currency, dollar

EUR Bulls and Bears End Week Licking Wounds


"The bulls and bears have all got a whipping of similar magnitude in a brutal week for asset price movement. A week where both the shorts and longs have at one time managed to be squeezed, ending the j..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-14 12:42
Taggar: bear, bull, dollar

S&P 500 Futures ? Below Trendline before US Open. 1,600 Critical.


"Daily Chart S&P 500 traded lower yesterday, closing at 1,612.52. However, bears were not done, with Futures continue to trade lower during off-market hours, sending price below 1,600 at one point..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-13 11:58
Taggar: bear, market, point, trading

GBP/USD Technicals ? Banishing shadows of 2013 Decline


"Daily Chart GBP/USD has successfully close above 1.56 resistance for the first time since trading lower back on 14th Feb. This should be bullish in itself, but price has also managed to trade above t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-12 11:42
Taggar: bear, bull, trading

Nikkei 225 ? 13,000 still holding despite overnight scare


"Hourly Chart Nikkei 225 underlying stocks is currently trading around 1.7% lower than yesterday’s close, and one would be forgiven thinking that N225 is currently extremely bearish. However, th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-12 04:40
Taggar: bear, bull, market, trading, us market

US Bonds Fall on Speculation of Mortgage-Hedge Sales


"Treasuries dropped on concern the biggest monthly surge in yields since December will prompt investors to sell government debt as a hedge against losses on mortgage bonds as borrowing costs climb to a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-11 16:25
Taggar: bear, rate

NZD/USD Technicals ? 0.785 support vs 0.791 resistance


"Price traded lower on Monday, extending last week’s bearish attempts to breakout from the multi-year trendline. However the follow-through left much to be desired, with price merely trading 60 p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-11 04:47
Taggar: bear, trading

UK Stocks Dip on Chinese Weaker Inflation


"The FTSE 100 has slipped 6.13 points to 6405.86, after last week’s volatility. Over the weekend China reported lower than expected inflation and industrial production figures, raising concerns a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-10 16:31
Taggar: bear, economy, industrial production, inflation, investment, market, point, report

NZD/USD Technicals ? Multi-year Trendline Broken, awaiting Confirmation


"The multi-year trendline that has been keeping bears at bay is finally broken last Friday, long live the trendline. However that would also mean that bears will be able to usher in a new era of lows f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-10 06:03
Taggar: bear, trading

Soros Returns to Japanese Markets


"Even as Japan’s benchmark stock index flirted with bear territory on Friday and then closed more than 6 percent lower for the week, there was some good news for the beaten-down Nikkei. JapanR..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-07 16:53
Taggar: bear, investment, market

Japan Market Starting to Cause Some Jitters


"As Japan’s Nikkei 225 entered bear market territory on Friday, investors are beginning to fear that they may have been overly optimistic about an economic revival in the world’s third larg..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-07 06:58
Taggar: bear, economy, investment, market

Number of Gold Bulls Rising


"Gold traders are the most bullish since before the bear market began two months ago after a retreat in equities from an almost five-year high and a weakening dollar spurred demand for bullion. Ninetee..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-07 03:39
Taggar: bear, bull, dollar, gold, market

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

USD/JPY Technicals ? 99.0 breaking, 98.5 under threat


"USD/JPY certainly has seen better days. Price has fallen close to 450 pips from May peak to recent trough, breaching the previous April consolidation zone between 94.0 – 100.0 which was forged a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-06 06:25
Taggar: bear

USD/SGD Technicals ? Attempting to climb back above 1.25


"After staying above 1.25 and even 1.2525 for most part of yesterday, price traded higher during early Asian session, attempting a small scale bullish breakout from the 1.254 soft ceiling towards the p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-05 10:52
Taggar: bear, bull

RBA Holds Rate ? 0.97 safe for now


"AUD/USD punched above 0.97 yesterday during US trading hours after price rose spectacularly during US hours with the sudden decline in USD despite a rise in US stocks. 0.97 ceiling, which is also the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-04 08:58
Taggar: bear, trading

USD/JPY Technicals ? Closing in 100.0 once again


"USD/JPY has been in full retreat every since the failure to break 103.5 convincingly. Price moved back to the 101.0 and stayed around the level on 25th May, with one last hurrah on 28th May which sent..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-03 11:03
Taggar: bear, bull, point

Gold Technicals ? Below 1,400 once again


"After climbing above 1,400, Gold was good to climb further with 1,420 standing in its way. Unfortunately for bulls, price failed to break it, and was sent tumbling quickly back below 1,400 during the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-03 05:23
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, profit, trading

USD/SGD Technicals ? 1.27 Broken but Rising Trendline Intact


"Daily Chart Bulls and Bears are continuing their fight within the consolidation zone around 1.265. Price managed to dip below the trendline for a while yesterday due to the weakening of USD during US..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-31 11:47
Taggar: bear, bull, point, trading

Nikkei 225 Technicals ? Shooting Star Seen on Monthly


"Monthly Chart Is this the correction we’ve been looking for? Despite Abenomics entering into full swing right now, economic data hasn’t been the most encouraging. Stocks have came down co..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-31 11:15
Taggar: bear, trading

Gold Technicals ? 1,400 broken, 1,420 next


"USD fell sharply yesterday due to the weaker than expected US Q1 GDP that was released yesterday, bringing Gold prices higher and advancing the bullish breakout from 1,400. After breaking above 1,400..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-31 10:10
Taggar: bear, bull, gold

NZD/USD ? Highest Business Confidence Hits 20 Months High


"Despite the threat of China’s economic slowdown, businesses are remaining highly bullish.  Business Confidence numbers came in at 41.8 for the month of April, a huge leap from previous monthR..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-31 06:12
Taggar: bear, bull

USD/JPY Near 101 on Drop in Consumer Prices


"The yen fell versus all of its major peers as data showing a decline in consumer prices added to the case for the Bank of Japan to step up its stimulus efforts. The Dollar Index was set for its bigges..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-31 05:08
Taggar: bank, bear, dollar, inflation, report

USD/SGD Technicals ? 1.27 Holding with USD weighing


"The consolidation around 1.265 continues, but this time round we are getting closer and closer to the rising trendline, and eventually something gotta give – either price will break back below t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-30 08:26
Taggar: bear

NZD/USD Technicals ? Consolidation trumps Breakout


"The Kiwi dollar was threatening to trade below 0.806, and usher in a potential bearish breakout yesterday. But the support level held true, and price broke away from the descending Channel, and moved ..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-30 06:11
Taggar: bear, dollar, kiwi, report, trading

USD/SGD Technicals ? Bullish breakout intact despite bearish correction


"After clearing 1.26 and pushing above the rising trendline, price has tagged 1.27 briefly before coming down significantly to 1.26 once more. However, overall bullishness prevail, with price managing..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-28 06:16
Taggar: bear, bull

Gold Technicals ? Short term breakout potential


"Gold prices have rebounded slightly last week, trading back towards 1,400 per troy ounce after hitting a recent low of 1,338, which is still higher than April’s lows. This is a sign that the bea..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-28 05:21
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, trading

N225 Futures ? The beginning of the end?


"Hourly Chart 1,143.28. That is the number which amounts to 7.32% fall in Nikkei 225. Price took a total beating today after the HSBC Chinese Flash Manufacturing reflected shrinkage instead of the sta..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-23 10:03
Taggar: bear

Are We Pre-Trading A Dovish Announcement From Bernanke?


"St Louis Fed President, James Bullard, a supposed hawk, has been bullying the ‘single’ currency bears into temporary submission ahead of today’s FOMC meeting minutes or at least he s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-22 12:48
Taggar: bear, bull, currency, dollar, market

AUD/USD ? Subpar Consumer Confidence pushing price lower


"The Australia Westpac Consumer Confidence Index fell 7%, the largest M/M fall since Dec 2011 as the index broke the 100.0 par level, indicating that most Australians surveyed were pessimistic about th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-22 08:54
Taggar: announcement, bear, consumer confidence, economy

Gold Bears Revived as Rout Resumes After Coin Rush


"Gold bears are dominant again after prices resumed their slump and billionaire George Soros joined investors selling holdings in exchange-traded products that have retreated to a two-year low. Sevente..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-17 15:04
Taggar: bear, bull, gold

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

Morgan Stanley Forecasts China to Grow 8.2 Percent


"China’s economic growth in 2013 is expected to reach 8.2 percent, while the achievement of the target involving a higher probability to tip the risk towards bear case than before, an economist o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-16 16:10
Taggar: bear

Gold Technicals ? Accelerates lower towards 1,330


"The selling continues. Gold is now heading towards yet another bearish break as price has now cleared the closing levels of the week of April 17th. With the level broken, the next support gold can loo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-16 10:35
Taggar: bear, gold

Soros Cut Gold Positions before Gold?s tumble


"Billionaire investor George Soros joined Northern Trust Corp. and BlackRock Inc. in cutting holdings of exchange-traded products backed by gold before a bear market in prices last month, while John Pa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-16 05:18
Taggar: bear, gold, investment, market, share, shares

Gold Technicals ? Bearish Pennant Broken, 1,400 eyed


"The Bearish Pennant described yesterday is broken following today’s selling which extended this week’s loss. However, the key takeaway from today’s action is not really on the Pennan..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-15 11:46
Taggar: bear, point, trading

AUD/USD ? Recovery above 0.99 thwarted by lower wages data


"AUD/USD started today on the backfoot following yesterday’s failed push above parity. The failure was rather spectacular with price forming an Evening Star bearish reversal pattern under 1.00, r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-15 05:05
Taggar: bear

Gold Technicals ? Bearish Pennant Forming


"Gold prices continued to trade lower following last week’s bearish rejection confirmation. However despite the sell off on Monday Asian hours, price has pulled back significantly, with the resul..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-14 11:26
Taggar: bear, gold

Oil Inventories Hitting Multi-Decade Highs


"Well-supplied global oil markets – highlighted by U.S. inventories at multi-decade highs – are expected to keep a firm lid on prices this week , though upside surprises may come from bette..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-14 04:56
Taggar: bear, market, oil

NZD/USD Technicals ? Spinning Top Candle Dents Bearish Push


"After selling for 3 consecutive trading days, NZD/USD bears are now facing uncertainty after a myriad of selling/buying activities which culminated to the current Spinning Top. Spinning tops and Drago..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-14 04:45
Taggar: bear, bull, trading

Bitcoin Gains New Believer: James Altucher


"James Altucher, a former bitcoin skeptic has launched the first book to be available only through bitcoins. It only a few weeks he’s gone from bitcoin bear to believing in its technology and fu..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-13 23:33
Taggar: bear

Gold Technicals ? Bearish Rejection Pattern Confirmed


"Last week was all about USD strength, and it is no surprise that Gold prices started to pull lower on stronger USD. For the technical inclined, the decline in Gold prices lined up nicely the bearish r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-13 12:01
Taggar: bear, gold

A Yen For Help ? Do Not Bother


"In a bearish frenzy, the 17-member single currency remains somewhat under pressure this morning, slicing through a different handle, while contemplating testing longer-term support levels well below t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-12 12:30
Taggar: bank, bear, currency, dollar

A Yen For Help ? Do Not Bother


"In a bearish frenzy, the 17-member single currency remains somewhat under pressure this morning, slicing through a different handle, while contemplating testing longer-term support levels well below t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-10 12:47
Taggar: bank, bear, currency, dollar

NZD/USD Technicals ? Kumo Breakout Confirmed


"After rallying back into the Kumo following a much stronger than expected employment data yesterday, bulls suffered a rejection and was ejected out of the Kumo, affirming the breakout scenario that ha..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-10 11:16
Taggar: bear, bull, employment, foreign exchange, kiwi, market

WTI Crude ? Mute on lower than expected inventory gains


"After gaining a surprising 6.7 Million barrels in inventory stock last week, crude oil is expected to increase another further 2 Million barrels. However, this week’s figure came in at a measly..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-09 12:07
Taggar: bear, bull, oil, point

USD/JPY Technicals ? Potential Third Top Forming


"After the invalidation of the double top scenario, price was primed to make yet another attempt towards 100.0. However, instead of being third time lucky, this third attempt limp out weekly, unable to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-09 08:55
Taggar: bear

AUD/USD ? Struggling to Stay Within Touch of 1.02


"AUD/USD for Thursday, May 9, 2013 The AUD/USD has experienced an ordinary week as it has dropped sharply to new lows not seen in two months below 1.02.   In doing so it has been able to push through t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-09 02:51
Taggar: bear, rate

AUD/USD ? Drops to Two Month Low Around 1.0160


"AUD/USD for Wednesday, May 8, 2013 The AUD/USD has dropped sharply in the last 24 hours to new lows not seen in two months since early March.   In doing so it has been able to push through the signifi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-08 03:27
Taggar: bear, rate

NZD/USD Technicals ? Bearish continuation from 0.868 vs Bullish run from 0.818


"After the bearish breakout from 16th April has been invalidated, price has managed to keep itself mostly above 0.848 significant support/resistance, where the breakout started. A new rising Channel ha..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-07 10:33
Taggar: bear

Nikkei 225 ? Crossing 14,000 but bearish pullback seen


"Nikkei 225 crossed 14,000 for the first time in 5 years, jumping higher due to stronger employment data from US last Friday. However, instead of smiles and cheers from the Futures traders, bulls are f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-07 04:11
Taggar: bear, bull, employment, trading

AUD/USD ? Struggling to Stay Within Reach of 1.03


"AUD/USD for Tuesday, May 7, 2013 The AUD/USD is continuing to fall away from around 1.03 as it eased back towards the short term key level of 1.0220.  It has shown some bearish signs over the last few..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-07 02:26
Taggar: bear

WTI Crude Technicals ? Ghost of Bearish Past Banished


"The recovery of Oil from 86.0 has been remarkable. Price has broken above the 89.0 – 90.0 resistance in mid April, alleviating bearish pressure and allowing bulls to eventually take over 92.0. P..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-06 07:14
Taggar: bear, bull, oil

Week in FX Americas ? NFP Beat Caps A Better Week For The Dollar


"The individuals who sold the loonie on the appointment of Stephen Poloz, as new Governor at the Bank of Canada got small burnt. The positive USD/CAD bounce for the unknown new banker did not last too..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-05 16:36
Taggar: bank, bear, loonie, point, rate

Week in FX Americas ? NFP Beat Caps A Better Week For The Dollar


"The individuals who sold the loonie on the appointment of Stephen Poloz, as new Governor at the Bank of Canada got small burnt. The positive USD/CAD bounce for the unknown new banker did not last too..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-03 16:36
Taggar: bank, bear, loonie, point, rate

Week in FX Asia -Yen Bears Are Beginning To See The Light


"The Yen bears will take anything – at this point they do not really care. After a month of struggling to break the psychological ¥100 barrier, the bears must now feel more confident after Friday..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-03 16:22
Taggar: bear, employment, market, point

Gold Technicals ? Facing Resistance on both Short and Long term trendlines


"Price continue to post lower highs after reaching the peak on 26th April despite more news about increasing physical gold demand coming out. This is in line with what we’ve mentioned yesterday w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-30 11:04
Taggar: bear, gold

NZD/USD Technicals ? Rally towards 0.868 back on track


"After the bulls rejected bears advances below 0.848, bulls have seized the initiative to push prices back up towards 0.853 and subsequently broke the level convincingly, trading above the previous swi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-30 04:18
Taggar: bear, bull, trading

Gold Technicals ? Bullish Recovery Underway but Overall Bearish


"Gold printed the first W/W gain in 5 weeks after price recovered from the recent sell-off. Prices retreated a little bit on Friday after a sudden burst of bearish pressure, but the week still ended mo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-29 12:03
Taggar: bear, financial, gold, report

USD/SGD Technicals ? Head and Shoulders Pattern Seen


"Hourly Chart USD/SGD has been trading steadily lower within a descending channel after breaking the 1.24 level on Thursday. Prices continued where Friday left off, with USD/SGD touching Channel botto..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-29 09:01
Taggar: bear, point, trading

USD/JPY Technicals ? Bearish breakout continues


"Is the 100.0 dream truly over? Price has broken the rising trendline, signalling a bearish breakout after BOJ has confirmed that it will not engage in any more stimulus activity after Friday’s r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-29 05:49
Taggar: bear, bull, rate

NZD/USD Technicals ? 0.848 support holding on


"Kiwi dollar continued its slide last Friday after failing to clear the 0.853 final resistance hurdle convincingly on Thursday. The combination of Wednesday’s rally, Thursday’s indecision (..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-29 04:49
Taggar: bear, dollar, kiwi

WTI Crude Technicals ? Bullish reversal continues


"Daily Chart Crude oil is a classic example of fickle trader sentiments. 2 weeks ago crude oil was sold heavily after Gold sparked a commodities slide. Gold prices recovered quickly last week, trading..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-26 12:35
Taggar: bear, gold, oil, trading

Central Bank losing $560B after Gold Slide


"Central banks bought the most gold since 1964 last year just before the collapse in prices into a bear market underscored investors? weakening faith in the world?s traditional store of value. Nations..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-26 07:02
Taggar: bank, bear, bull, gold, market

USD/CAD ? Steady Ahead of US Unemployment Claims


"USD/CAD has edged lower, as the markets await the release of US Unemployment Claims. The pair was trading in the low-1.02 range in the European session.  Today?s highlight is US Unemployment Claims, a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-25 14:28
Taggar: bear, durable goods, employment, market, trading

USD/JPY Technicals ? Breakout imminent with BOJ event looming


"Is USD/JPY bullish or bearish right now? There are conflicting signs on the short-term chart. Lets start from the bullish perspective - 1) Price broke away from the rising channel, only to be pushed b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-25 11:08
Taggar: bear, bull, trading

AUD/USD Technicals ? Bullish above 1.03 but Bearish Shadows Linger


"AUD/USD climb beyond 1.03 together with the stocks rally in Asia. This move was sparked by the strong growth print from South Korea, with Q1 2013 GDP growth accelerating to 0.9% Q/Q, the highest since..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-25 06:08
Taggar: bear, trading

EUR/USD Technicals ? Bullish Breakout or Fakeout?


"Looking at short-term chart since 17th April, one can easily draw the conclusion that EUR/USD is in a firm downtrend below 1.32. Bulls were mostly kept at bay below 1.3025 resistance (previous support..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-25 04:10
Taggar: bear, bull, durable goods, goods orders

AUD/USD ? Rallies Back to Above 1.0250


"AUD/USD for Wednesday, April 24, 2013 The AUD/USD has finally enjoyed a short reprieve in the last 24 hours as it has felt some support right around 1.0220, just above the key long term level at 1.02..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-24 02:59
Taggar: bear

NZD/USD Technicals ? Finding Support on 0.838


"Price tested 0.838 for the first time since 16th Apr after 0.84 was broken, however 0.838 remain firm and pushed prices up higher towards 0.84 shortly after. The failure to retake 0.84 again underline..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-23 08:25
Taggar: bear

WTI Crude Technicals ? Resistance at 89.0 Again.


"WTI Crude rebounded back higher to retest 89.0 once more as Gold retraced a huge part of its losses. However, unlike Gold, which managed to push above the 1,400 resistance, Crude Oil was unable to bre..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-23 05:02
Taggar: bear, gold, oil

AUD/USD ? Continues to Drift Lower Below 1.03


"AUD/USD for Tuesday, April 23, 2013 In the last 24 hours, the AUD/USD has continued to drift lower and be unable to hold on to the 1.03 level as selling pressure has continued.   In doing so it has tr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-23 02:43
Taggar: bear

NZD/USD Technicals ? Bearish Breakout Continues Ahead of RBNZ Decision


"Kiwi Dollar trades lower today ahead of RBNZ’s rate decision on Wednesday morning local time (Tuesday 5:00pm EDT). Price is continuing the southbound journey after a bearish breakout has been co..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-22 11:36
Taggar: bear, bull, dollar, dollar trade, kiwi, rate

AUD/USD ? Struggling to Hold on to 1.03


"AUD/USD for Monday, April 22, 2013 To finish last week, the bears made a strong statement as the AUD/USD was sold off and pushed back down below the key 1.03 level.   It is presently trying to climb h..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-22 02:46
Taggar: bear

USD/JPY Technicals ? 99.0 reached, 100 eyed


"Previously we’ve mentioned that bulls may need to push above 99.0 for current bearish rut’s pressure to be lifted. Well, they’ve done it. USD/JPY has finally pushed above the 99.0 ma..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-19 11:11
Taggar: bear, bull

NZD/USD Technicals ? Long-term Breakout vs Short-term Recovery


"After trading below the 0.848 support. price has continued to etch out lower lows and lower highs for the past 2 days. Today we traded slightly higher as risk correlated assets were buoyed during earl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-19 08:33
Taggar: bear, trading

USD/JPY Technicals ? 98.25 resistance holding on


"Bulls are knocking on the 98.25 front door once more. After being turned away around 3 times in the same number of days, USD/JPY has hit the same spot twice during early Asian trade. However, the resu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-18 09:02
Taggar: bear, bull

NZD/USD ? Rebound higher on Higher Consumer Confidence


"New Zealand Consumer Confidence Index compiled by ANZ Bank came in at 119.2 vs 114.8 previous month. This represented a gain of 3.8% for April vs a 5.1% drop M/M in March. However this increase in con..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-18 05:14
Taggar: bank, bear, consumer confidence, consumer sentiment, trading

Copper ? Bearish Breakout on lower demands


"Copper broke below $3.20 psychological level earlier, signalling potential more bearish actions ahead with current bearish breakout. Copper has been declining since Feb on global economic growth slowd..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-18 03:56
Taggar: bear, bull, gold, trading

USD/SEK ? No rate hike from Riksbank unitil 2H 2014


"USD/SEK bears will be highly annoyed right now. The Krona has been steadily strengthening against the Greenback in recent years due to its AAA rating. Its close proximity to Euro-Zone makes it one of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-17 11:14
Taggar: bear

USD/JPY ? Consumer Confidence remain weak despite BOJ efforts


"Japanese Consumer Confidence rose to 5 year high, but before we get too excited about Japan’s economic outlook, it is important to note that the figure came in at a paltry 44.8, lower than the 4..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-17 08:31
Taggar: bear, consumer confidence, point, rate

Brent Crude Technicals ? Retesting 100 Round number


"Crude oil traded higher during Asian hours after getting an absolute beating during US trading hours yesterday. All in all, price has declined more than $10 USD per barrel since the start of April due..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-16 07:54
Taggar: bear, gold, market, oil, trading

John Paulson Gold Bet losing 1.52 Billion on Paper


"Hedge-fund manager John Paulson?s wager on gold wiped out almost $1 billion of his personal wealth in the past two trading days as the precious metal plummeted 13 percent. Paulson is sticking with his..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-16 02:57
Taggar: bear, currency, gold, inflation, market, trading

Week in FX Americas ? When Will The Loonie Begin Its Real ?Fall From Grace??


"Why is the CAD not any lower? Gold is off $60, crude is down $3 and Friday’s US data disappointed. As per usual, for an uninteresting currency that has been trading in a contained range so far t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-13 14:00
Taggar: bear, currency, dollar, gold, loonie, market, point, trading

Economists see 3% US growth for 2013


"Bearish forecasts for the U.S. economy are giving way to more optimistic views of the nation?s ability to weather federal spending cuts and tax increases. At Morgan Stanley in New York, Chief U.S. Eco..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-12 02:43
Taggar: bear, economy

Shorting The EUR Is Like Owning Fools Gold


"Just when you thought it was safe to go out and sell that 17-member single currency, all things turn pear-shape for the remaining ‘bear’ as the EUR takes on a new big figure level with gus..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-10 12:52
Taggar: bank, bear, currency

USD/SGD ? 1.238 Resistance vs 1.237 Support


"SGD continue to strengthen against the Greenback following FX reserve data suggesting that MAS could be purchasing SGD on the side. USD/SGD traded below 1.24 during early US trading hours last night..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-10 10:05
Taggar: bear, trading

Gold Technicals ? Downtrend remains despite NFP rally


"Gold price traded higher last Friday due to a surprisingly weak US NFP number. Change in NFP was a mere 88K, lowest in 9 months and sharply below expectations of 190K. Gold prices jumped due to renewe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-09 12:25
Taggar: bear, gold

USD/SGD Technicals ? 1.242 Test Redux


"Prices traded higher during US trading session yesterday after bears tried to retest the 1.24 resistance turned support. However, 1.242 remain firm and we saw price falling back sharply once again dur..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-09 09:01
Taggar: bear, trading

USD/JPY Technicals ? Resuming Long Term Bull Trend


"Boom goes the dynamite. USD/JPY literally exploded after Kuroda announced BOJ’s Bold Easing Moves. Price stopped the bearish sequence and punched into the 94.6 – 96.6 consolidation area di..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-05 04:47
Taggar: announcement, bear, bull, market

USD/SGD Technicals ? 1.24 broken with fresh downside pressure


"SGD strengthened to 1 month high against USD as ISM Manufacturing data pushed USD weaker during US trading hours. However, the ISM disappointment may be a red herring as 1.24 remained robust, keeping..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-02 06:12
Taggar: bear, market, point, trading

USD/JPY Technicals ? Bearish breakout seen before BOJ decision


"What started as an innocuous Monday morning turned out to be a bad day for bulls as Japanese Tankan Survey surprised traders with a wash – all 5 key numbers released were lower than expected. Ri..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-01 10:38
Taggar: bear, bull

Fears of a China Hard Landing Resurface


"The biggest threat of last year – a hard landing in China – seems to have resurfaced with several banks highlighting the dangers that could still derail the world’s second largest ec..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-20 09:17
Taggar: bank, bear, economy

Gold Technicals ? Case for stronger Demand but Long-term Technicals still down


"Gold prices are trading higher after the Cyprus bailout announcement. This rally is in line with the rest of the safe haven assets such as Yen, USD and Treasuries as investors were afraid that the bai..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-19 12:17
Taggar: announcement, bear, bull, gold, trading

Goldman and Morgan Stanley sees strong S&P 500 gains in 2013


"The two biggest U.S. equity bears in 2012 see the Standard & Poor?s 500 Index rising more than 12 percent this year to at least 1,600, as strong economic data point to higher corporate earnings. G..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-19 03:45
Taggar: bear, gold, point, rate

EUR/JPY Technicals ? Biggest Loser with Cypriot Vote looming


"EUR/JPY has been topping since the beginning of Feb while USD/JPY has been pushing higher highs since. Recent recovery early March has also failed to test the previous swing high around 128.0 and is a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-18 12:10
Taggar: bear, financial, market

Week in FX Asia ? Is Future Yen Weakness A Myth?


"Certainly a concern to the lemming bear Yen trades out there is that USD/JPY price action has very much disappointed after the BoJ leadership sailed through Japan’s parliament. Buying USD/JPY ha..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-16 22:05
Taggar: bear, dollar, point, retail sales

Week in FX Asia ? Is Future Yen Weakness A Myth?


"Certainly a concern to the lemming bear Yen trades out there is that USD/JPY price action has very much disappointed after the BoJ leadership sailed through Japan’s parliament. Buying USD/JPY ha..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-15 12:17
Taggar: bear, dollar, point, retail sales

NZD/JPY Technicals ? Long-term Bulls vs Short-term Bears


"Price recovered significantly after the fall post dovish RBNZ rate decision. Kiwi has since stabilized and NZD/JPY is once again trading close to 79.0, in part due to Yen’s weakening after the c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-15 12:02
Taggar: bank, bear, bull, kiwi, rate, trading

Gold Technicals ? Bears still at play but Bulls lurking


"Gold has seen some slight uptick recently, with price pushing above the 1,585 ceiling which has been in play since 1st March. The previous resistance turned support is now keeping price afloat after t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-14 10:07
Taggar: bear, gold, trading

GBP /USD ? Pound Falters After Weak UK Manufacturing Data


"The British pound continues to struggle as the currency lost ground following the release of a disappointing UK Manufacturing Production. GBP/USD touched a low of 1.4832 in Tuesday’s European se..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-12 17:32
Taggar: bear, currency, market, point, pound

BOJ Minutes ? ?Risky Assets? Tickles Yen Weaker


"No surprises from the BOJ Minutes this time round, as it is understandable that the incumbent Governor and Board Members will not wish to rock the boat before Kuroda and his 2 Deputy Governors come in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-12 05:06
Taggar: bear

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

EUR / USD ? Selling Pressure Continues on the Support Level at 1.30


"EUR/USD for Wednesday, March 6, 2013 For the last few days, the Euro has enjoyed some solid support from the key long term support level of 1.30.   This has allowed it some time to consolidate and tak..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-05 00:46
Taggar: bear

NZD/USD ? Unfazed by worsening Trade Balance


"New Zealand latest Trade Balance data worsened, with Exports falling from 4.10B to 3.35B, amidst expectations of 3.60B. Imports grew to 3.65B, even higher than Dec’s 3.57B which has also been re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-27 06:06
Taggar: bear, economy, kiwi, trade balance

Growing Portuguese Client Base Prompts Liquid Markets to Launch Office in Porto


"Cypriot forex broker Liquid Markets has announced a somewhat controversial move in establishing an office in Portugal. Despite its relatively small size and considerably less well developed economy wh..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-25 15:42
Taggar: bear, economy, forex, market

USD/SGD Technicals ? Early Gap higher not able to break 1.24


"USD/SGD started the week higher, with a gap towards 1.24 when market opened due to spillover from USD/JPY rally. However the rally is not sustainable with price traded lower after touching 1.24. On th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-25 10:31
Taggar: bear, bull, market

EUR/JPY Technicals ? First sign of weakness seen in rally


"As this week draws to a close, we are looking more likely to finally have 2 bearish candle in a row. Price has successfully posted week on week gain for 8 consecutive weeks, and though everybody belie..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-15 11:59
Taggar: bear

USD/INR Technicals ? 54.10 resistance holding despite weaker economic data


"Indian Industrial Output shrink for the 2nd consecutive month. Dec Y/Y production fell 0.6% versus 2011, way lower from analysts estimation of +0.8%. To rub salt into the wound, November production fi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-13 11:45
Taggar: bear, economy

AUD/USD ? Headline Employment Data mask inherent weakness


"Despite a strong headline print of +10.4K to payrolls, almost doubling the forecast gain of 6.0K, AUD/USD failed to reverse the current bearish sentiment of the market. Total employment grew to 11.55..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-07 05:09
Taggar: bear, employment, market, rate

AUD/USD ? Employment Change in focus after Retail Sales Shrink


"December retail sales fell for a third time despite expectations for a modest 0.3% growth, bringing us 3 consecutive month of declines – the longest streak in 13 years. AUD/USD understandably fe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-06 10:42
Taggar: bear, point, retail sales

XAU/USD ? Gold Unchanged Despite Wheels Coming Off Bull-Cart


"Following the steepest fall  in US stocks since Nov 2012, Asian equities enhanced bearish sentiment with both Nikkei 225 and Hang Seng Index trading lower. Nikkei 225 fell 1.9% while Hang Seng Index d..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-05 09:24
Taggar: bear, bull, trading

Week in FX Americas ? The Loonie Bears Had Their Wings Clipped


"The loonie was supposed to weaken this week, only because everyone said so. However, the currency took off in one direction and that was higher. The bears did get a bit of a reprieve after Friday?s t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-01 19:45
Taggar: bear, currency, dollar, employment, loonie, rate, report

AUD / NZD Technicals ? Bearish Breakout on 1.24


"AUD/USD has taken quite a beating today during early Asian trade, breaking 1.04 support even before RBA’s rate decision next Tuesday. Catalyst for the decline is the disappointing Chinese Manufa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-01 07:30
Taggar: bear, currencies, point, rate, trading

S&P 500 Futures ? Bullish Kumo Breakout vs Bearish Kumo Twist


"30 Minutes Chart After reaching 1,500 level, S&P 500 collapsed back to the Kumo, and threatened to push lower with prices breaking below the Kumo shortly after. However during late Asian Trade, p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-25 11:31
Taggar: announcement, bear

AUD / USD ? HSBC Manufacturing Data unable to stop decline


"Chinese HSBC Manufacturing PMI was better than expected, with latest reading at 51.9, higher than estimated of 51.7 and 51.5 previous. Hourly Chart Price “popped” higher, trading back on..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-24 08:15
Taggar: bear, trading

GBP / JPY ? 139.40 support last defence against bears


"Hourly Chart GBP/JPY has been weakening since 14th Jan, with a recovery from 16th Jan – 18th Jan briefly lifted bearish pressure. However the recovery didn’t last long, with price forming..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-23 11:53
Taggar: bear

AUD / USD ? Softer CPI Prepares Bears for Larger Drop


"Australian’s Q4 CPI up 0.2% (Q/Q) against an estimated 0.4%. Trimmed mean CPI up 0.6% (Q/Q), also lower than expectations of 0.7%. 5 Minutes Chart With a weaker CPI, RBA will have larger scope..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-23 04:35
Taggar: announcement, bear, cpi, point

NZD / SGD Technicals ? 1.035 resistance to be tested


"8 Hourly Chart NZD/SGD has broke away from the downward trendline to trade higher at the start of the trading week. Price looks on track to reach 1.035, which was the ceiling for price action since D..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-22 11:13
Taggar: bear, trading

USD / SGD Technicals ? Bullish for now, but for how long more?


"4 Hourly Chart Following the bullish Kumo Twist, SGD has finally pushed above the Kumo convincingly. Besides this, price is also trading above the Chikou Span (cyan line), though price has pulled bac..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-21 11:20
Taggar: bear, bull, trading

CAD / SGD Technicals ? Sitting on the 1.24-1.242 fence


"4 Hourly Chart Price has cleared 1.24 level and appears to be heading towards the top end of the trading range of 1.24 – 1.2485. Stochastic reading seem to agree, with readings bouncing off low..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-21 10:00
Taggar: bear, trading

NZD / USD Technicals ? Waiting for Bearish Breakout Confo below 0.835


"Hourly Chart A new trading range has been established between 0.833 to 0.838. This channel is just below the similar 50 pip trading range that was in-force during early previous week between 0.838 &#..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-21 08:17
Taggar: bear, trading

GBP / USD Technicals ? 1.583 seperating bulls and bears


"Daily Chart Following last Friday’s sell-off, price anchored itself below 1.60 support/resistance, continuing the bear trend from 1.615 which started 1 week ago. Ahead of us we have 1.583 (prev..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-21 05:23
Taggar: bear

AUD / SGD Technicals ? Bears On the Road Again


"Hourly Chart Following the Chinese GDP Data, price fell below 1.29 primarily due to AUD weakening. Stochastic reading from the hourly chart is forming a sell signal with readings heading below 80.0 a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-18 05:19
Taggar: bear, trading

USD / INR Technicals ? No clear direction despite RBI?s reluctance to ease


"4 Hourly Chart On a day where USD is beating strength against most major currencies (except EUR), INR is gaining the upperhand with price trading below the  23.6% Fib retracement (5th Oct ’12 L..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-17 10:00
Taggar: bear, currencies, trading

GBP / JPY Technicals ? Head and Shoulders breakout continues


"Hourly Chart Head and shoulders pattern led price to just above 140.50 yesterday, with recovery back to 142 seemingly rebuffed with an Evening Star bearish reversal pattern confirming bearish strengt..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-17 05:56
Taggar: bear

USD / THB ? Bearish Momentum Accelerates


"Daily Chart Bearish momentum appears to be accelerating with past few candle bodies forming fully out of the bottom band. Baht is also on its way to record a sequence of 10 consecutive days gains, wh..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-16 11:31
Taggar: bear

Equities Futures Trading Lower; Turning Point in Risk Sentiment? ? Charts


"US10Y T-Note Daily Is “Risk” coming off? Equities appear to be trading across all regions, and much more worryingly, the benchmark “Risk-Free” US10Y bearish breakout appears t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-16 07:10
Taggar: bear, trading

EUR / JPY Technicals ? Bearish Breakout as Price below 117.60


"Hourly Chart EUR/JPY traded below the upward trendline during early US trading yesterday. 117.6 provided interim support but price wasn’t able to break back into the trendline, forming a Shooti..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-16 05:33
Taggar: bear, trading

CAD / SGD Technicals ? Barely holding on to 1.244


"Hourly Chart CAD/SGD holding well above 1.244 since the start of the week, with numerous attempts to break lower failing. However, rallies has also been capped, with each subsequent swing high since..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-15 10:36
Taggar: bear

SGP/JPY Technicals ? Extreme Stochastic Readings Hints of Pullbacks


"Hourly Chart Bullish momentum was briefly broken yesterday when price went below the upward trendline. We’re currently approaching the underside of the trendline with Stochastic reading enterin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-15 04:22
Taggar: bear, bull

Japan and Singapore Agree to Negotiate on Regional Free Trade Agreement


"Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida and his Singapore counterpart K. Shanmugam agreed Friday to boost cooperation in negotiations for a regional free trade agreement, Japanese officials said. Duri..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-14 20:02
Taggar: bear

AUD/CAD Technicals ? Overbought across timeframes


"Hourly Chart 1.04 remain contentious between bulls and bears with bulls attempting to test 1.04 once more after price fell back to 1.036-1.038 trading range on Friday. Stochastic reading has crept ba..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-14 11:58
Taggar: bear, bull, trading

UK Pound Struggles in Currency Trading


"Sterling heads lower in forex tradingUK pound is struggling in currency trading on the FX market today, losing ground as sentiment turns against the British currency. Pound is still lower against the..."

USD/DKK ? Breaking support across all timeframes


"Daily Chart Bearish breakout underway with price bouncing lower from the downwards trendline, breaking through 2 consolidation area in the process. Stochastic also agrees with readings breaking below..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-14 07:03
Taggar: bear

NZD/USD Technicals ? 0.84 vs 0.843


"Daily Chart Rally in Kiwi hit a snag as price failed to overcome 0.843, the support for Dec 2012. Stochastic reading shows a potential crossing in the works, but a proper bearish signal can only be c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-11 11:41
Taggar: bear, kiwi, trading

GBP/AUD Technicals ? New Lows Ahead of Rate Decisions


"Daily Chart GBP/AUD break structural support just below 1.52, hinting at a bearish breakout just before Bank of England Rates announcement approx 5 hours later. Most analysts polled believe BOE to ho..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-10 10:04
Taggar: announcement, bank, bear, rate

AUD/USD ? 1.05 secured after Chinese Trade Balance


"15 Minutes Chart AUD/USD traded back below 1.05 briefly during early Asian session, and was propelled upwards thanks to impressive Chinese Trade Balance figures. Y/Y Exports grew 14.1% in Dec vs 5.0%..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-10 05:49
Taggar: bear, economy, trade balance

NZD/JPY Technicals ? Potential bullish breakout as price breaks 12 months high


"Hourly Chart NZD/USD broke yesterday high, forging out a new 12 month high in the process. Beyond that, the recent move suggest at a new short-term bullish breakout as price move away from the consol..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-09 10:41
Taggar: bear, bull, trading

USD/SGD Technicals ? RSI hinting new Top forming


"Daily Chart RSI 14 briefly entered Overbought territory 2 days ago, reaching highest reading since Jun ’12 and subsequently retreated just as price failed to break Support/Resistance around 1.2..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-09 05:07
Taggar: bear

ASO Short Yen-Nope, That?s The Problem


"The market has been selectively quite in Europe, as investors wait for Q4 US earnings results to shepherd them, to where is yet unknown. Investors continue to have concerns over the health of the US e..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-08 13:27
Taggar: bear, currency, economy, market

GBP/USD Technicals ? 1.61 not enough to prove bullish intent


"Daily Chart Cable hitting EMA 50 which was broken last week. EMA 50 has been acting as a decent support reference since Nov ’12, and failure to break above the EMA 50 could be interpreted as be..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-08 05:02
Taggar: bear, bull, cable, trading

GBP/USD Technicals ? Bears break 1.61


"Daily Chart Another Top confirmed in GBP/USD? Some may consider the recent break of 1.61 – round number and 50% Fib – as confirmation for the Tweezer Top/Dark Cloud Cover bearish reversal..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-04 04:59
Taggar: bear

EUR?s Teflon Capabilities


"Capital Markets priority focus seems to be on the past weekends Japanese election results. In the aftermath, the Yen has managed to plummet outright (given up a tad since) after the Liberal Democratic..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-12-17 13:32
Taggar: bear, financial, market

Week in FX Asia-What?s it take to weaken that Yen?


"A global financial meltdown, a Tsunami or even a nuclear mishap has not been able to weaken Yen significantly. The Yen bears will be pinning their hopes on a strong majority win by the Liberal Democra..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-12-14 18:49
Taggar: bear, financial

Week in FX Asia ? Is the Currency of the Rising Sun in Free-Fall?


"How much room has the Yen to fall? The Yen bears seem to be back in full force and are becoming very vocal. The currency of the ?rising sun? has ended the week sharply lower outright, mostly due to co..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-30 22:32
Taggar: bank, bear, currency

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

GBP/USD Technicals ? 1.59 broken ahead of BOE Minutes


"5 Minutes Chart Price broke the 1.592 interim support after EU leaders said no firm decision was made with regards to Greek bailout funds. There were various bullish rhetoric about how Greece has mad..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-21 09:33
Taggar: bear, bull, market

EUR/USD Technicals ? Trading back into 1.275 ? 1.28 anchor


"Daily Chart After threatening to breakout, EUR/USD has traded back into familiar territory between 1.275 – 1.28 (Blue circles), which has been the 2 anchors for price action above 1.28. Trading..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-19 11:42
Taggar: bear, bull, trading

USD/JPY Technicals ? 3 Black Crows seen at 61.8% Fib Retracement


"Hourly Chart Price rallied early Monday morning before BOJ’s monetary policy meeting. However price begin falling after touching 81.60 briefly, forming 3 Black Crows candlestick pattern in the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-19 04:25
Taggar: bear, investment, market

USD/CAD Technicals ? Trading back to Parity


"Daily Chart USD/CAD fell back to parity, after price pushed higher recently. Looking from September lows, USD/CAD has come a long way, without any evidence of bullish momentum slowing down. The previ..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-16 10:36
Taggar: bear, bull

Bullion hits record holdings after Obama re-election


"Gold traders are the most bullish in 11 weeks and investors accumulated record bullion holdings on speculation U.S. policy makers will add to stimulus following President Barack Obama?s re-election. T..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-09 09:10
Taggar: bear, bull, gold

EUR/USD Technicals ? 1.275/ 1.28 remains key ahead of ECB Rate Decision


"Hourly Chart Price was kept below 1.277 support turned resistance and supported by Yesterday’s Low, coinciding with today’s L3 level. With ECB rate decision coming in less than 6 hours, w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-08 09:27
Taggar: bear, rate, trading

AUD/USD Technicals ? 1.042 support vs 1.0435 resistance


"Hourly Chart Price rallied towards the 61.8% retracement and fell back towards 1.042. Support appears to be holding despite a false breakout temporarily. 5 Min Chart Zooming in on the 5 min Chart, t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-07 05:22
Taggar: bear, bull

NZD Technicals ? Weakness seen against major currencies; 1.55 support for EUR/NZD


"EUR/NZD M5 Potential bullish breakout on EUR/NZD as price swing upwards after the bearish break from 1.5475- 1.55 consolidation zone failed. Doji candlestick just before 1.55 implies strong support f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-07 04:44
Taggar: bear, bull, trading

SA Gets Mandela Banknotes


"The first banknotes featuring the face of Nelson Mandela have gone into circulation in South Africa. They are the first South African notes to bear the image of a black person – they replace not..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-06 20:47
Taggar: bank, bear

Investors holding record amount of Gold.


"Gold traders are the most bullish in 10 weeks and investors are hoarding a record amount of bullion as central banks pledge to do more to spur economic growth. Eighteen of 27 analysts surveyed by Bloo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-02 09:37
Taggar: bank, bear, bull, gold

Asia Closing: USD weakness seen post BOJ announcement.


"USD/JPY H1 Yen strengthened on the back of less than spectacular expansion of BOJ’s Asset Purchase Program. Price dropped below Yesterday’s Low of 79.525, and broke L5 of 79.478. A “..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-30 12:18
Taggar: bear

Asia Closing: China PMI slowing selling momentum.


"USD/JPY H1 Price was unable to push above 80.0 which is a historically significant level. Yen retesting Yesterday’s low which is between L3/L4 support zone. With increasing risk aversion, shoul..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-24 12:57
Taggar: bear, cpi, market, trading

Europe Open: Weak PMI weighs on heavy European Markets ahead of FOMC.


"EUR/USD H1 EUR/USD has been posting lower lows and lower highs since 17th Oct and bearish momentum does not seem to be letting up. Bulls failed to push price back to 1.30 and aggressive selling is se..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-24 11:59
Taggar: bear, bull

Europe Open: 1.30 and 1.60 still holding for Fiber and Cable despite early selling.


"EUR/USD H1 Market started selling EUR/USD at the start of today, giving up most of yesterday’s gain. We have broken through L3 of 1.304 which is also acting as a support for yesterday. Prices a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-23 10:58
Taggar: bear, market

EUR / USD ? Finding Some Temporary Relief at 1.30


"The last week has seen the Euro meet significant selling pressure near the resistance level around 1.3160 and move away steadily.  In a positive sign, the Euro hasn’t collapsed and completely gi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-22 04:36
Taggar: bear

Europe Open: Business as usual for Europe Bulls despite US setback?


"EUR/USD H1 After strong selling during late US session, prices traded flat in Asia with bears attempting to push below Yesterday’s low, seeking L3 right at the close. Bulls from Europe seen pus..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-19 10:34
Taggar: bear, bull, trading

EUR / USD ? Easing Away from Key Resistance Level and Drifting Below 1.31


"The last few days has seen the Euro meet significant selling pressure near the resistance level around 1.3160 and just ease off slightly.  In a positive sign, the Euro hasn’t collapsed and compl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-19 04:15
Taggar: bear

EUR / USD ? Previous Resistance Level near 1.3160 Holds Firm


"The last week or so has seen the Euro receive solid support at 1.28 and 1.29 which has assisted it to surge higher towards 1.32.   Back in the middle of September, the Euro met a wall of selling aroun..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-18 04:15
Taggar: bear

Asia Closing: Bulls extend reign for one more day


"USD/JPY H1 After a strong showing of bulls yesterday, Asian bears pushed price back to Yesterday’s Low which acted as support. Bulls seen during early Europe session once again, pushing price a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-17 10:07
Taggar: bear, bull, trading

EUR / USD ? Rallies Strongly and Pushes to One Month High at 1.31


"From indecision the last couple of days to clear decision with direction in the last 24 hours.  The last few days saw it receive solid support right at 1.29 which propelled it back up towards 1.30 fal..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-17 03:36
Taggar: bear

RBA October Minutes: Reaction


"No surprises from RBA Minutes as market was already expecting a dovish tone leading to the 2nd Oct 2012 cut. Key takeaways from RBA Minutes: AUD remained historically high Full effect of previous rat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-16 05:20
Taggar: bear, economy, inflation, market, rate

EUR / USD ? Continuing to Fight Another Day and Hold up Above 1.29


"Just over the last day, the Euro has shown some indecision.  It dropped sharply yesterday but found solid support right at 1.29 which propelled it back up towards 1.30 falling just short and reversing..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-15 00:11
Taggar: bear

EUR / USD ? A Descending Triangle forming with Support at 1.28


"The Euro has shown some relatively bearish signs since retracing from its highs near 1.32. The 1.30 level was able to provide some support a few weeks ago however it has been the 1.28 level that has e..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-14 00:09
Taggar: bear

MAS Maintains Monetary Policy for SGD ? Reaction


"The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) decided to maintain current policy band for SGD. Immediate concerns of the MAS appears to be inflationary concern which saw Singapore CPI grew 4.8% YoY.  Majo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-12 05:08
Taggar: announcement, bear, cpi, inflation

Asia Closing: 78.0 remain in focus for USD/JPY while Equities remain supported.


"USD/JPY H1 Potential break below consolidation range found on 8th – 10th Oct? Price also traded below 78.0 briefly before bulls push prices back up to Yesterday’s low of 78.12. Failure of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-11 10:29
Taggar: bear, bull, employment

Europe Open: Bears taking a break for the long run?


"EUR/USD H1 After late session sell-off during US hour, price managed to stay supported by Yesterday’s low and managed to push above L3/L4 region. Today’s H3 may act as resistance for any..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-11 09:49
Taggar: bear, cable, rate, trading

EUR / USD ? Support at 1.28 Stands Firm as Pressure Mounts


"The Euro has shown some relatively bearish signs since retracing from its highs near 1.32.  The 1.30 level was able to provide some support a few weeks ago however the Euro then broke through.   For t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-11 00:42
Taggar: bear

Europe Open: Bearish Breakouts in action


"EUR/USD H1 Yesterday’s low and Today’s L3 acting as intraday support against onslaught of bears. After we’ve seen the largest drop in EUR/USD in 2.5 months, a small rebound will not..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-10 11:51
Taggar: bear, bull, cable, rate

EUR / USD ? Receiving strong resistance at 1.29 and moving towards 1.28 again


"The Euro has shown some relatively bearish signs since retracing from its highs near 1.32.  The 1.30 level was able to provide some support a few weeks ago however the Euro then broke through. For the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-10 00:08
Taggar: bear

Asia Closing: Back to square one after Monday blues.


"USD/JPY H1 Prices rallied back up around 4th/5th October lows but appears to be unable to push any further – a potential 1-2-3 setup. Bears will want to look for a break below Yesterday’s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-09 11:50
Taggar: bear, bull

Asia Closing: Weak open on Monday threathening bearish breakouts.


"USD/JPY H1 Yen strengthened amidst fearful selling in risk correlated assets during Asian session. Friday’s low keep bears in check but a break below could bring L5 into bears’ horizon. A..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-08 11:14
Taggar: bear, bull, rate, trading

Europe Open: Prices looking lower before European Fin Min meeting


"EUR/USD H1 EUR/USD broke 1.30 and trading below Friday’s low. Prices appear to be supported just before today’s L5, but if price remain steadily below L4 and Yesterday’s low, L5 bec..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-08 10:39
Taggar: bear, cable, trading

Gold Traders Bullish with Record Holdings


"Gold traders are the most bullish in three weeks as investors? bullion holdings expanded to a record after central banks pledged to do more to spur economic growth. Twenty of 32 analysts surveyed by B..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-05 15:46
Taggar: bank, bear, bull, gold

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

Analysts expect Gold Prices to Rise


"Gold traders are the most bullish in three weeks as investors? bullion holdings expanded to a record after central banks pledged to do more to spur economic growth. Twenty of 32 analysts surveyed by B..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-05 03:58
Taggar: bank, bear, bull, gold

Asia Closing: Asia markets recover after early setbacks


"USD/JPY H1 Asia Session created yet another weekly high. Bulls have been rampant without any sign of abating. Yesterday’s high during US Session could potentially act as support for upward move..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-04 09:44
Taggar: bear, bull

Europe Open: Asian session pushed currencies lower, but Europe bulls fighting back.


"EUR/USD H1 EUR/USD managed to stay above 1.2900, with Yesterday’s low of 1.288 acting as a strong support level. From here on, bulls will want EUR/USD to hit above 1.30. If price fails to even..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-03 12:27
Taggar: bear, bull

Asia Closing: Monday blues as Bears claim first blood in Q4 Asia Session. Europe gives Bull fighting chance.


"Initial reaction on Monday morning wasn’t great for Bulls with China’s data, Spanish Stress Test and Tankan Survey weighing down on prices/sentiment. However, bears did not make the most o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-01 11:43
Taggar: bear, bull, trading

US Market Highlights ? Commodities biggest winners


"Traders turned bullish following Spain’s budget reform. Rumors/Hopes of China’s government providing additional stimulus further fueled this bullish optimism. Are we seeing a permanent shi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-28 04:49
Taggar: bear, bull, point

Europe Open: Bullish momentum from Asia Session fizzling out


"EUR/USD H1 1.29 still remains a significant Support/Resistance level for both bulls and bears especially with H3 coming into play. For a full on bullish reversal, EUR/USD should ideally break above H..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-27 10:46
Taggar: bear, bull, cable

Europe Open: Equities erased early losses. Short-term recovery in sight?


"DAX Futures M15 L3 potentially working as a support during European session. Nonetheless we will need to see prices rally above Yesterday’s Low of 7,346 and also H3 of 7,375 before bears can lo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-26 11:41
Taggar: bear

Asia Closing ? Currencies and Equities heading lower. Potential Breakout in USD/JPY


"Hang Seng Futures M15 Prices gapped lower this morning as S&P500 suffered the worst day since June. However market was kept within 100 points, and more importantly ended slightly higher that the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-26 11:35
Taggar: bear, market, point

Europe Open GBPUSD Breaks 1.6250


"EUR/USD H1 Prices were unable to push above H3 during Asian session, putting 1.29 back into focus. We could potentially see similar behavior as yesterday where price stayed around 1.29 levels through..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-25 14:54
Taggar: bear, bull, trading

Asia Closing ? USDJPY Breaks Below 77.80


"USD/JPY H1 USD/JPY broke below yesterday’s low of 77.80 and is currently sitting above L3 and bottom Channel line. L3 generally can be considered relatively strong as a intraday support. If pri..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-25 14:49
Taggar: bear, trading

Why Are Oil Prices Continuing to Fall?


"Brent crude futures tumbled more than 3 percent to below $108 a barrel yesterday. We have broken through the 61.8% Fib retracement from 2012 March highs and the 50.0% line is acting as a nice support..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-20 04:23
Taggar: bear, oil

Week in FX EUROPE Sept 9-14: EUR Bulls Squeeze Retail


"It has become blatantly obvious that risk appetite has improved since the Fed made its QE3 intentions known. Announcements made by Ben and Draghi seems to have removed tail risks from the market, allo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-14 19:51
Taggar: announcement, bear, bull, currencies, market

Retail EUR Short at Offside Average


"The EUR rallying to its highest level in four months reflects a market that is getting more bullish on the single currency, and not just less bearish. Apart from the hot money being poured into the ma..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-12 12:33
Taggar: bear, bull, currency, long position, market

Nikkei Posts Five Month High


"Japan’s Nikkei average climbed 2.2 percent on Friday, its biggest one-day percentage gain in five months, after the European Central Bank outlined its bond buying scheme in an attempt to draw a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-07 17:44
Taggar: bank, bear

NFP to Give us QE3?


"Was Mario Super? Has he been able to save his credibility? The ECB delivered what was expected in ?their? appropriately leaked rumors. How else are they going to manage any potential fallout unless th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-07 12:31
Taggar: bear, currency, market

Will the Dollar do an about face on the EUR?


"All it took was for a few key stop losses to be activated yesterday midmorning to get this market to act temporarily trigger happy ahead of Helicopter Ben?s all important keynote speech in Jackson Hol..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-08-31 11:55
Taggar: bear, market, report, stop loss, trading

Brent Falls Below $112 as Isaac misses


"Brent oil slipped to $112 on Wednesday as Hurricane Isaac, which hit land in Louisiana, left U.S. Gulf Coast oil production facilities without significant damage. U.S. energy companies have shut most..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-08-29 15:26
Taggar: bear, consumer confidence, oil

Week in FX EUROPE Aug 12-17


"It has been an uninspiring jobbing week for the single currency. The EUR has been confined to within a tight two cent trading range. Volatility blips have been fueled by strong rhetoric from Merkel, v..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-08-17 21:49
Taggar: bear, currency, market, rate, trading

IMF Warns Russia on Overheating Risk


"Russia needs to adopt both a tougher budget and tighter monetary policy to guard against the risk of overheating and to bear down on inflation, the International Monetary Fund said in a statement on T..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-08-02 16:30
Taggar: bear, inflation

EUR to Squeeze Higher?


"In capital markets big picture, downside risk for the EUR continues to build. All the market has to do is focus on sovereign distress and banking fragilities. However, despite the single currency curr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-07-10 12:21
Taggar: bank, bear, bull, currency, market

Week in FX Europe June 17-22


"Germany?s Merkel says we must fight for the Euro. Was she referring to the Euro championship? This week has all been about Spain, both on the pitch and in banking circles. Independent audit reports pr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-06-22 19:25
Taggar: bank, bear, market, report

Ascending Triangle on AUD/JPY @ H4


"An ascending triangle of a rather rough form is being displayed by the H4 AUD/JPY chart now. The triangle services as a continuation signal for the bu..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2012-06-17 09:48
Taggar: bear, bull, forex, trading

EUR/USD Rally Fails as Crisis Erased Faith in Euro


"EUR/USD attempted to rally today, but failed and now stays flat. Earlier, the currency pair reached the lowest level since July 1, 2010. The crisis in Europe persists and..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2012-05-31 19:10
Taggar: bear, currency, currency pair, market

Do EUR Shorts Feel Comfortable?


"This last five cent EUR loss feels like an eternity. However, the market is beginning to feel that they have the single unit finally on one knee, one more and a tap out is all the bears require to jus..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-05-24 12:32
Taggar: bear, market, short position

Safe to Sell EUR in the Hole?


"The former Greek Prime Minister?s latest remarks have the EUR bears chasing their selling orders, dragging them down from above 1.28 to place them into the wilds of the 1.27 highs. It seems that for t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-05-23 12:36
Taggar: bear, bull, rate, trading

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

EUR Short Squeeze Too Far?


"This market needs to catch its breath after the selling pressure across currencies and the blood bath in equities this week. It can be rather monotonous to listen to the euphoric rants of the EUR bear..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-05-17 12:24
Taggar: bear, bull, currencies, market

Week in FX Europe May 6-11


"Following the Greek and French elections last weekend, the mighty buck has found itself in firmer territory against the single unit and the crosses. Investors happen to appear more bullish on JPY and..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-05-11 18:42
Taggar: bear, bull, currencies, market

Everything I Ever Needed To Know About Trading, I Learned From Watching Seinfeld


"By Neal Gilbert*Unfortunately, due to copyright issues, I am unable to give direct links to any videos. However, many of the episodes mentioned can be found with a simple online search. The TV show Se..."

Everything I Ever Needed To Know About Trading, I Learned From Watching Seinfeld (Part III)


"By Neal GilbertNOTE: This submission is Part III of a five part series that will be released on a daily basis throughout the week of May 7th through May 11th, 2012. If you missed any previous submissi..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-05-09 11:37
Taggar: analysis, bear, currency, currency trading, market, profit, stop loss, trading

EUR Rides Wave Lower


"The bears and the quick money speculators thought they got it wrong. The EUR was not supposed to remain bid during yesterday?s North American session. Agreed, filling in ?the? gap was a technical nece..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-05-08 12:11
Taggar: bear

No EUR Mayday


"Mayday! Mayday! It?s a tad early to be using this distress signal for the single unit. The only alert is that the currency is about to extend its recent highs. The depth of existing EUR shorts continu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-05-01 12:37
Taggar: bear, currency, market, rate

EUR Squeeze Persists


"EUR bears give it up! Bulls, is it worth it? All this for a few ticks in either direction from the close each day or are you both promising that this week will be different? It is another week full of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-04-30 12:39
Taggar: bear, bull

EUR Rallies ?Cause it Can


"The pattern remains the same in the overnight session, another contained EUR trading range. However, if a currency is unwilling to head south, then there is a threat that it will want to trade at high..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-04-20 12:33
Taggar: bear, currency, trading

Spain?s EUR White Knight


"The EUR bears can be thankful that Sarkozy cannot keep his own thoughts to himself. Stating the obvious, that a strong single currency hurts exporters, and it?s value should be discussed with the ECB..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-04-18 12:33
Taggar: bear, currency, market

EUR Struggles at Lofty Heights?


"Yesterday, EUR bears were eyeing 1.30 as one of their downside objectives, a day later and trying to remain true to their convictions, that target has now become 1.31, courtesy of a stronger US retail..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-04-17 12:22
Taggar: bear, rate, retail sales, short position

EURO Patients for Grind Lower


"1.29 and 1.28 are the near term ‘big’ picture support levels that this market is hoping to take out for the long suffering bear positions. Interestingly, theses overall short positions hav..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-04-16 12:20
Taggar: bear, market, short position

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

FED and Spain Game Change for EUR


"The difference in a word here and there by the Fed has again dragged many EUR bear position back on side. Yesterday?s minutes of the FOMC March meeting were viewed as generally hawkish. The replacing..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-04-04 12:20
Taggar: bear, spread

EUR Positions Remain Offside


"Helicopter Ben?s remarks yesterday morning on the US job market are being considered his most dovish stance to date. The dollar for most of this month, so much in demand, continues to underperform, tr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-03-27 12:40
Taggar: bear, dollar, market, stop loss, trading

EUR Dictated by Option Demands


"The EUR bears certainly got the short end of the stick after the weaker global PMI releases. In a market where you would expect the single currency to underperform more so, has seen the rumored bottom..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-03-23 12:35
Taggar: bear, currency, market, stop loss

Where is the EUR demand?


"Everything is fine in the world if you are holding mostly ?bear? dominated positions. With global equities seeing red for the third-consecutive day, its longest losing stretch in two-months and market..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-03-06 13:19
Taggar: bear, currency, market, rate, trading

Ascending Triangle on NZD/JPY H4 Chart


"A classic example of an ascending triangle chart pattern can now be seen on NZD/JPY H4 chart. Following a very long uptrend, a consolidation with a horizontal resist..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2012-03-04 15:56
Taggar: bear

Where to now EUR?


"Long/short rations is an excellent indicator for overall market sentiment. The bar chart below indicates that +55% of the market is/or has been bearish the EUR and there lies the danger after this ear..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-02-21 18:39
Taggar: announcement, bear, market

NFP no license to apply risk


"Analysts? employment expectations were blown out of the water on Friday. NFP produced a stellar report, creating +243k new jobs, pushing the unemployment rate down two ticks to +8.3%. Risk has been qu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-02-03 19:32
Taggar: bear, currency, employment, loonie, market, point, rate, report

Honest Forex Signals Performance Update #1


"Hi everyone. I thought I’d keep you up to date on how my testing of the Honest Forex Signals service is going. This post is going to be very very brief. I am just going to post my account state..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-02-02 02:22
Taggar: bear, forex, forex signal

Deja Vu EURO


"The single currency price action has us trading back and forth, with the lows getting higher and the sellers becoming a tad more aggressive at the top. Fundamental releases and Greek bond discussions..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-01-25 13:36
Taggar: bear, bull, currency, market, trading

Week in FX Europe Jan 15-20


"It?s been a difficult week for the Euro ?bears?; you get downgraded, receive some suspect economic data and fail to agree on a ?haircut,? yet the currency appreciates +150pts from this years lows and..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-01-20 20:27
Taggar: bear, currency, rate, trading

EUR Shorts Suffer with Bond Bears


"US data is beginning to highlight the disconnect between the US and the Euro-zone. As FX traders hone their Fixed Income (FI) skills with the Euro sovereign debt issues, even they must sympathize with..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-01-20 20:27
Taggar: bear, currency, fx trade, market, rate

EUR did what was expected


"The one and a half big figure slide in the single currency after the S&P?s rating announcements last week was a tad too much. Historically, with FX anticipating a downgrade, the EUR typically wea..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-01-17 13:33
Taggar: announcement, bear, currency

EUR Shorts Wait for the Next Leg Down


"EUR bears are beginning to feel the heat as their currency decides to grind higher, force exiting some of the ?weaker? yearly shorts. Last nights ?next leg? uptick was fueled by the possibility that C..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-01-10 13:22
Taggar: bear, currency, economy, market

Dollar to make the Turn ahead


"The EUR certainly hogged most of the headline last week. It seems investors appear most bullish on the USD and JPY and overwhelmingly bearish on the EUR and AUD. US data continues to pleasantly surpri..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-12-20 13:15
Taggar: bear, bull, rate

USD/CAD Daily Chart Shows Symmetrical Triangles


"Symmetrical triangles is often a reliable continuation pattern, but this time it continues a rather short-term trend, which can result in a tricky trade outcome. Anyway, it’s..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2011-12-18 17:30
Taggar: bear, bull

Dollar to make the Turn ahead


"The EUR certainly hogged most of the headline this week. It seems investors appear most bullish on the USD and JPY and overwhelmingly bearish on the EUR and AUD. US data continues to pleasantly surpri..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-12-16 19:30
Taggar: bear, bull, rate

EUR to be bullied lower?


"Ongoing fears about European debt continue to dominate market sentiment. Rating agencies are already doing their bit this week, by adding pressure in warning on the future of the Euro-zone. The agenc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-12-13 13:23
Taggar: bear, market, trading

Aussie and Cad Dollars Fall From Grace


"Despite the Loonie out performing its peers of late, the currency outright (1.0490), has managed to print a fresh six-week low on the back of a failed German 10-year bond auction. Demand for the offer..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-11-23 20:11
Taggar: bear, currencies, currency, loonie, market, rate, trading

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

Bank of England Quarterly Inflation Report


"The striking thing about today’s report is not that lower paths for growth and inflation are projected now than in the August Report but how much more bearish in the intervening three months...."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-11-16 18:15
Taggar: bank, bear, inflation, rate, report

Canadian Dollar Turns Lower in Currency Trading


"Forex trading with the loonieCanadian dollar is heading lower in currency trading, after heading higher earlier. U.S. dollar's bearish momentum seems to be disappearing as investors look for direction..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-10-28 11:10
Taggar: bear, currency, currency trading, dollar, forex, forex trading, loonie, trading

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..."

Big Picture Reflections on Today?s U.S. Data


"People who trade currencies daily put a heavy emphasis on how reported data compare to street forecasts, and whether a number is deemed bullish or bearish hinges on that immediate litmus test.  T..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-09-29 20:57
Taggar: bear, bull, currencies, report

Oil Prices Decline as Libya?s Output Expected to Rise


"With the apparent overthrow of the Muammar Gaddafi regime now all but a given, oil prices have declined on the expectation that Libya will soon increase production. As a member of OPEC ? the Organizat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-08-22 18:46
Taggar: bear, oil

British Pound Falls as Investors Abandon Sterling


"Expectations of a weaker pound have investors abandoning the British currency over fears that the economic recovery will weaken in the coming months. Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne added t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-08-15 15:55
Taggar: analysis, bear, currency, foreign exchange, market, pound

USD/CAD Symmetrical Triangles on H4 Chart


"An almost flawless symmetrical triangles pattern has formed on the USD/CAD H4 chart. The current price is quite close to the pattern’s apex, signaling a prompt..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2011-08-14 11:19
Taggar: bear, bull

Bear Markets Typically Include Big Daily Gains


"During a bear run, it is much more common to experience out-sized daily rises in share prices such as occurred on August 9 than during normal periods of sideways or upward sloping trends.  During..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-08-10 18:06
Taggar: bear, market, share

Euro Rises vs. Dollar on Pending Home Sales Increase


"The EUR/USD pair increased today after a pending home sales report was released in the United States. Overall, the day was still quite bearish for the currency pair..."

Huge list of MetaTrader 4 platform download links for various forex brokers


"Hi everyone. I had to go out and scour the internet to find the MetaTrader 4 platform download links of various popular MT4 brokers, and I figured since I did all that work why not share the list wit..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-06-29 07:46
Taggar: bear, brokers, metatrader, share

RTATC2011 ? Day 3 ? Principal Idea


"OK, two weeks since my last RTATC2011 journal entry and it’s time to share my progress and offer first interesting downloads. So far, I’ve considered two different..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2011-06-26 16:28
Taggar: bear, bull, rate, share, trading

Japanese Yen In ?No Man?s Land?


"This, according to a hedge fund manager that has decided to cancel all of his fund’s bearish bets on the Japanese Yen. The reason: the yen is rising, and it’s unclear when – or even..."

Blog: Forex Blog: Currency Trading
Tidsstämpel: 2011-06-20 16:52
Taggar: bear

Bears vs. Bulls Forex Indicator


"Total Power Indicator is the latest addition to the MetaTrader indicators list on EarnForex.com. I’ve got the idea of this indicator from the June issue of..."

EURO waits and waits


"No one is sure if the Merkel-Sarkozy meeting can bear fruit. Will they produce a compromise on the controversial issue of private sector participation in new financing for Greece? Within the hour we..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-06-17 11:50
Taggar: bear, finance, market, trading

Look out below EURO


"At the Euro-finance ministers meeting they sought to narrow differences on how investors share the cost of easing Europe?s biggest debt burden.They failed and now they have to ?pay the piper?. The ma..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-06-15 12:08
Taggar: bear, currency, finance, market, share

Forex Week in Review June 5-10


"It?s get out of Dodge time. The EUR continues to falter as sovereign-debt worries remain at the forefront. The ECB seems to be losing its grip on its own independence and is in danger of becoming more..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-06-10 18:55
Taggar: announcement, bear, bull, dollar, rate

Dollar Showing Signs of Improvement


"Technical analysts at Commerzbank AG released a report suggesting that the US dollar index is closing in on a level that could see the currency rebound bringing an end to the long-lasting declining tr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-05-16 15:34
Taggar: bank, bear, currencies, currency, dollar, report

What the Forex Markets Tell Us about Gold & Silver


"All investors, regardless of stripe, must now be aware both of the bull market for gold/silver and the bear market in the US dollar. Despite all of the rhetoric, however, it seems that little is actua..."

Blog: Forex Blog: Currency Trading
Tidsstämpel: 2011-05-11 04:37
Taggar: bear, bull, dollar, gold, market

USD/CAD - New Long-Term Low


"Price action on USD/CAD (a daily chart of which is shown) as of Monday (5/02/2011) has established yet a new long-term 3+ year low at 0.9445 before rebounding back up to re-test prior support in the 0..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2011-05-02 18:27
Taggar: bear

Forex Week in Review: April 24-29


"It was a trading week with the broad dollar sell-off finding few obstacles in the calendar. The absence of hawkish innovations from the FOMC has been taken by the market as an all-clear to add to bear..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-04-29 19:24
Taggar: bear, currency, dollar, market, trading

EUR/USD Growth Reverses on Dollar-Positive News


"The dollar recovered against the euro today after a bearish performance earlier as some positive news regarding personal income and spending coming out in the United..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2011-04-29 17:23
Taggar: bear, dollar, trading

Silver - Pullback from All-Time High


"Price action on Silver (a daily chart of which is shown) as of Tuesday (4/26/2011) has pulled back and begun a bearish correction after establishing a new all-time high just short of $50, around $49.7..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2011-04-26 17:13
Taggar: bear

Forex Week in Review: April 16-21


"It was a compact volatile trading week with the dollar hemorrhaging against all of its G10 trading partners and that includes Japan. With rate divergence influencing trade positions, this dollar bear..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-04-22 18:06
Taggar: bear, dollar, market, rate, trading

US Dollar Bear Cycle Has A Ways To Go


"The pace of USD weakening has quickened in this holiday shortened trading week. With the Fed expected to be on hold for the remainder of the year, despite ECB hikes and the US budget again being a mar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-04-21 12:16
Taggar: bear, dollar, market, point, trading

The 2011 Q1 Profitability Report for US Brokers


"The 2011 Q1 Profitability Report for US Brokers The results are in! No, I'm not talking about the winners of American Idol Season 10. I'm referring to the brokers' profitability report (e.g., numb..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-04-19 10:47
Taggar: bear, brokers, currency, currency trading, market, profit, report, trading

Is Standard and Poor?s Too Bearish about U.S. Public Finances?


"Officials in the Obama Administration predictably called the decision by S&P, the credit rating agency, to change the outlook on its AAA rating for U.S. debt to “negative” far too bear..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-04-18 21:08
Taggar: bear

What?s Next for the Yen?


"After the G7 intervened in forex markets last month, the Yen fell dramatically and bearishness spiked in line with my prediction. Over the last week, however, the Yen appears to have bottomed out and..."

Blog: Forex Blog: Currency Trading
Tidsstämpel: 2011-04-13 21:51
Taggar: bear, forex, forex market, market

EURO needs a rate hike


"This weeks main event will be the ECB rate decision. Has Trichet telegraphed his hike intentions or is that too easy? The EUR price action supported by FED Dudley ?dovish? comments certainly has price..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-04-04 12:09
Taggar: bear, long position, market, rate

EUR/USD - Bearish Correction Continuation


"Price action on EUR/USD (a daily chart of which is shown) as of Wednesday (3/30/2011) has continued its net bearish corrective stance that has been in place for about a week, since the 1.4247 high was..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2011-03-30 18:24
Taggar: bear

EUR/USD - Bullish Trend Bounce


"Price action on EUR/USD (a daily chart of which is shown) as of Monday (3/28/2011) has begun the week by continuing last week?s bearish correction and dropping down to approach the key 1.4000 psycholo..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2011-03-28 18:14
Taggar: bear

Bear Markets = Great Profits with Binary Options


"The devastating earthquake and tsunami which occurred in Japan on Friday, March 12, 2011 resonated effects on the financial world. Among the financial institutions impacted, insurance companies swiftl..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2011-03-15 12:32
Taggar: bear, financial, market

How To Trade The RBNZ Rate Decision


"FX360.com | The lack of U.S. economic data this morning has once again led to relatively quiet trading in the foreign exchange market. The lack of U.S. economic data this morning has once again led..."

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..."

USD/CHF - Consolidation Near Record Low


"Price action on USD/CHF (a 4-hour chart of which is shown) as of Monday (3/07/2011) has continued its trading range consolidation within the context of a clear and strong bearish trend that has been i..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2011-03-07 18:49
Taggar: bear, trading

Trichet ?Stand and Deliver?


"The market prepares for a sharp hawkish turn from the ECB. Trichet better ?stand and deliver? or mayhem will occur. The hawks are expecting to embrace a communique that will provide bullish implicatio..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-03-03 13:05
Taggar: bear, bull, inflation, market

Low Risk Bear-Market Trading


"When prices are increasing, it is called a Bull-Market. When prices are decreasing, it is called a Bear-Market. The Bull-Market pattern of an overall increasing-in-prices market is generally perceived..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2011-02-23 11:42
Taggar: bear, bull, market

USD/JPY Head-And-Shoulders on H4 Chart


"A slightly sloped head-and-shoulders pattern has formed on H4 USD/JPY chart. It still hasn’t broken out but the most probable direction after such patterns is down. In case o..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2011-02-20 12:48
Taggar: bear, point

Week in Review-Feb 18th


"Risk-sensitive currencies are surviving despite a China reserve requirement ratio hike and confirmation from Egyptian authorities that Iran had formally requested permission to transit the Suez Canal..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-02-18 19:16
Taggar: bank, bear, bull, currencies, dollar, inflation, market

Market apathy favors EUR for now


"It appears that very little is making sense, but, there is something for everyone in these market moves. The soft side of the EUR is still higher, the bears will attest to that as they hold their brea..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-02-18 13:20
Taggar: bear, dollar, market

EURO continues to Bleed


"Despite global risk sentiment tentatively rising, the EUR continues to try to fend off the negatives and its losing ?this? battle. The bears are holding that winning grip. This morning, we have a lita..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-02-14 13:21
Taggar: bear, market

What?s EUR?s relative value?


"Global PMI surveys remain firmly in expansionary territory, with evidence of out performance. The market all week had been looking for an excuse to own Cable, and finally this morning we get it. UK?s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-02-01 13:16
Taggar: bear, cable, inflation, market, rate

EURO inflation an opportunity to Sell


"Inflation still rising. Energy prices have pushed the flash Euro zone CPI to a 27-month high (+2.4%), dragging the EUR with it and making the bears nervous. Even with Trichet’s recent hawkish c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-01-31 13:09
Taggar: bear, cpi, currency, economy, inflation, rate

USD/CHF - Downtrend Consolidation


"Price action on USD/CHF (a 4-hour chart of which is shown) as of Friday (1/28/2011) has continued to trade above 0.9400 support as the pair consolidates in a trading range between this support level a..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2011-01-28 19:04
Taggar: bear, trading

Market bets a short EUR win today


"The stage is set for a strong dollar performance this morning. When the market overhypes the currency generally disappoints, however, the EUR bears remain optimistic. Consensus seeks an advance GDP es..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-01-28 13:15
Taggar: bear, currency, dollar, loonie, market, point

EUR Neutrals trump the Bears


"Trichet?s tough talk on inflation over the weekend pushed the EUR to a two-month high. Ireland?s political turmoil highlights the uncertainties facing the debt laden PIIGS and to the Euro-zone directl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-01-24 13:16
Taggar: bear, dollar, inflation, market, oil

Skyrocketing Real Estate Sales Drop EUR/USD


"The euro have failed to stand against the US dollar today when some important macroeconomic data was released. The first bearish wave was launched by the weekly employmen..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2011-01-20 18:07
Taggar: bear, dollar, employment

Hold on to that EUR short just a little big longer


"Does a close above the psychological 1.3500 negate a bearish move? Many hope not, but this ten-day squeeze is proven costly. Reasons for ditching such negative Euro thoughts have been piling up this w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-01-19 13:05
Taggar: bear, dollar, finance, investment

AUD/USD - Bearish Resumption After Upside Correction


"Price action on AUD/USD (a daily chart of which is shown) as of Friday (1/14/2011) has once again resumed its bearish positioning after having broken down below a key parallel uptrend channel extendin..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2011-01-14 16:43
Taggar: analysis, bear, currency, currency pair, technical analysis

EURO Surge no Game Changer


"Being a bear, the squeeze on Euro shorts has been painful and very expensive. Little has justified holding a short position over the last two-trading session. Periphery bond issues went off without a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-01-14 13:07
Taggar: bear, market, short position, trading

GBP/USD - Bullish Breakout of Wedge Pattern


"Price action on GBP/USD (a daily chart of which is shown) as of Thursday (1/13/2011) has broken out above a descending wedge formation, breaking the bearish trend that has been in place since early No..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2011-01-13 19:54
Taggar: bear, bull

AUD/USD - Drop Below Trend Channel


"Price action on AUD/USD (a daily chart of which is shown) as of Tuesday (1/11/2011) has dropped to break down below a key parallel uptrend channel extending back to the June 2010 lows. This price drop..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2011-01-11 18:45
Taggar: bear

GBP/USD - Consolidation within Downtrend


"Price action on GBP/USD (a daily chart of which is shown) as of Monday (1/10/2011) has continued to consolidate well above key support in the 1.5350 price region within the context of a clear bearish..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2011-01-10 20:49
Taggar: bear

Still No EURO Buyers


"This EUR consolidation will not last that long. Once the market has gotten this weeks employment data out of the way, Capital Markets will be expected to refocus their energy on the Euro-periphery str..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-01-06 13:20
Taggar: bear, employment, market

USD/JPY - Bearish Continuation


"Price action on USD/JPY (a 4-hour chart of which is shown) as of Tuesday (12/28/2010) has continued its bearish stance after breaking down swiftly below a key parallel uptrend channel last week, an..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-12-28 19:34
Taggar: bear

Sterling Looks for support in Forex Trading


"U.K. pound struggles in currency tradingThe U.K. pound is struggling in currency trading on the FX market today, looking for some sort of support against the U.S. dollar. However, it is unlikely to fi..."

EUR/USD - Steady Bearishness Targeting Further Lows


"Price action on EUR/USD (a daily chart of which is shown) as of Monday (12/20/2010) has continued its bearish stance from last week that originated off a shooting star candle which reached up to the 1..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-12-20 20:24
Taggar: bear

Euro - Down Baby, Down


"Down baby, down. Who said 1.30 is not possible (Not me - Bearish euro calls)? Trouble begets more trouble. As I said on my twitter feed twitter.com/kathyliefx no one wants to own euros. Irish, Portu..."

Blog: Kathy Lien - Forex Blog - Currency Research
Tidsstämpel: 2010-12-17 17:39
Taggar: bear, spread

?Tis the Season


"The approach of calendar yearend tends to be a time of reflection on where markets have been and what perhaps lies ahead.  Seven themes will converge on the currency markets in what will be the l..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-12-10 20:42
Taggar: bear, currency, market

Update on Bearish EUR, AUD and CAD Calls


"I have received alot of notes on my bearish AUD, EUR and CAD calls, so here is a quick update. If you missed the call, I’ve copied all the info below. Updates in RED. 1) Short EUR - Looking..."

Blog: Kathy Lien - Forex Blog - Currency Research
Tidsstämpel: 2010-12-09 17:15
Taggar: bear

EUR/USD - Continues Upside Correction after Non-Farm Payrolls


"Price action on EUR/USD (a 4-hour chart of which is shown) as of Friday (12/03/2010) has made a bullish correction on the heels of the Non-Farm Payrolls report that has brought price up to around the..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-12-03 19:05
Taggar: bear, bull, report

EUR/USD - Continued Steep Bearish Bias


"Price action on EUR/USD (a 4-hour chart of which is shown) as of Tuesday (11/30/2010) has just dipped tentatively under 1.3000, establishing a new 11-week low. Price action has continued its methodica..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-11-30 18:33
Taggar: bear

GBP/USD - Strong and Steep Drop


"Price action on GBP/USD (a 4-hour chart of which is shown) as of Monday (11/29/2010) has continued to display a strong and rapid bearish bias after having just established a fresh two-month low. This..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-11-29 18:33
Taggar: bear

Book Review: The Currency Trader?s Handbook (Rob Booker)


"To tell the long story short — I didn’t like Rob Booker’s The Currency Trader’s Handbook. It’s a very “general book”, which can..."

EUR/USD - Bearish Correction to Key Fib Level


"Price action on EUR/USD (a daily chart of which is shown) as of Friday (11/12/2010) has made a bearish correction down to a key 38.2% Fibonacci retracement of the last major bullish run (from the late..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-11-12 18:58
Taggar: bear, bull

Euro Continues to Struggle in Forex Trading


"U.S. dollar gains in currency tradingThe euro remains in a bearish way in relation to the U.S. dollar in currency trading on the FX market. The euro continues to struggle as sovereign debt concerns pe..."

Descending Triangle on GBP/JPY Weekly Chart


"GBP/JPY weekly chart shows a definite descending triangle pattern that was forming since early April and is now approaching its apex. Three price spikes in both directions confirm the&#..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2010-11-07 11:50
Taggar: bear

Currency War Devalues all Currencies?Except for Gold


"Have you ever heard currency cheerleaders rave about how unique forex is because there is never a bear market? Since all currencies trade relative to each other (when one falls, another must necessari..."

Blog: Forex Blog: Currency Trading
Tidsstämpel: 2010-10-24 07:17
Taggar: bear, currencies, currency, financial, forex, market

USD/CHF - Pullback in Bearish Trend


"Price action on USD/CHF (a 4-hour chart of which is shown) as of Monday (10/18/2010) has been making yet another bullish retracement beginning late last week, within the context of the strong bearish..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-10-18 17:49
Taggar: bear, bull, currency, currency pair, day trading, trading

EUR/CHF - Pullback in Bullish Trend


"Price action on EUR/CHF (a 4-hour chart of which is shown) as of Monday (10/04/2010) has made a bearish retracement after about a week of generally bullish price action and within the context of a..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-10-04 19:14
Taggar: bear, bull

Sovereign Debt Default Dominate


"The fear of incoming QE2 is making it harder to trade the ?worse than expected? economic data. It is difficult to remain bearish in front of the Fed?s involvement. Keynes was correct when he said ?the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-09-28 12:16
Taggar: bear, market

AUD/USD - Still Riding Strong Uptrend


"Price action on AUD/USD (a 4-hour chart of which is shown) as of Thursday (9/23/2010) has made a bearish correction back down to support in the 0.9465 price region, which is also around the bottom..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-09-23 18:31
Taggar: bear

USD/CHF - 2+ Year Low and Still Bearish


"Price action on USD/CHF (a daily chart of which is shown) as of Wednesday (9/22/2010) has broken down tentatively below prior support just above the key 0.9900 price region, establishing a 2 1/2 ye..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-09-22 19:17
Taggar: bear

GBP/JPY - Hits Top of Parallel Downtrend Channel


"Price action on GBP/JPY (a daily chart of which is shown) as of Friday (9/17/2010) has retraced back up to the top resistance border of a key parallel downtrend channel extending back to the 2009 high..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-09-17 18:20
Taggar: bear, bull

USD/CAD Continues Bearish Trend


"Price action on USD/CAD (a 4-hour chart of which is shown) as of Monday (9/13/2010) has continued its bearishness within the short-term downtrend extending back to the end-of-August resistance high in..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-09-13 18:14
Taggar: analysis, bear, technical analysis

USD/CAD - Bearishness to Strong Support


"Price action on USD/CAD (a 4-hour chart of which is shown) as of Thursday (9/09/2010) has dropped down to hit key support in the 1.0300 price region on continued bearishness off a swift drop from the..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-09-09 18:26
Taggar: bear, trading

AUD/USD - Bullishness Targets Highs


"Price action on AUD/USD (a 4-hour chart of which is shown) as of Wednesday (9/08/2010) has resumed its bullish stance, after a bearish pullback, to approach the last major resistance high around 0.922..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-09-08 20:52
Taggar: analysis, bear, bull, technical analysis

GBP/JPY Pullback to Wedge within Downtrend


"Price action on GBP/JPY (a daily chart of which is shown) as of Monday (8/30/2010) has pulled back up to the lower border of the large rising wedge formation that it broke down last week, before reass..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-08-30 18:00
Taggar: bear

EUR/USD - Potential Bear Flag


"Price action on EUR/USD (a 4-hour chart of which is shown) as of Friday (8/27/2010) has begun once again to lean towards a resumption of the bearish trend that originated in early August. This occurs..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-08-27 18:07
Taggar: bear, bull

AUD/JPY - Near Bottom of Large Triangle


"Price action on AUD/JPY (a daily chart of which is shown) as of Thursday (8/26/2010) has formed a large and clear triangle consolidation pattern bisected by a key support/resistance level at 76.00.  T..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-08-26 18:25
Taggar: bear

GBP/USD - Descent to One-Month Low


"Price action on GBP/USD (a daily chart of which is shown) as of Wednesday (8/25/2010) has hesitated after approaching key 1.5350 region support on the heels of almost three weeks of bearish price acti..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-08-25 17:44
Taggar: bear

Forex MegaDroid 1.30 Recent Bad Performance


"I don’t know about you guys but Forex MegaDroid v1.30 hasn’t been working out to well for me. In the last while it placed multiple buy orders against the clearly defined..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-08-25 03:13
Taggar: bear, forex, megadroid, point

Stock Futures Fall on Growth Concerns


"Stock futures and a drop in oil prices in European trading suggest another losing day on the US stock exchanges as investors turned to bonds for safety. The Stoxx Europe 600 Index declined 1.8 percent..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-08-24 15:09
Taggar: bear, currency, market, oil, rate, trading

Market Squeezing Japan


"The Nikkei-225 closed at 8,995, the first sub-9000 closing since May 6, 2009.  The daily drop of 1.3% brought the cumulative decline since April 5, 2010 to 20.7%, thus qualifying as an official b..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-08-24 13:26
Taggar: bear, dollar, market

A Very Brief History of the 2008 Global Credit Crisis And Where We Stand Today


"The last two years has been the most intense time of global economic hardship since the Great Depression. When Lehman Brothers and Bear Stearns collapsed in the early fall of 2008, t..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-08-24 06:22
Taggar: bear

AUD/USD - Inverted Flag Formation


"Price action on AUD/USD (a 4-hour chart of which is shown) as of Friday (8/13/2010) morning has formed what could potentially be an inverted flag pattern, a consolidation/continuation pattern that o..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-08-13 17:01
Taggar: bear

EUR/USD Reversal Potential


"Price action on EUR/USD (a 4-hour chart of which is shown) as of Wednesday (8/11/2010) has dramatically furthered its fall after this week?s bearish breakdown of the uptrend channel  that has been i..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-08-11 18:09
Taggar: bear

USD/CAD - Further Bearishness Off Breakdown


"Price action on USD/CAD (a daily chart of which is shown) as of Thursday (8/05/2010) morning, after having broken down below the large triangle early in the week, has followed through on its bearish m..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-08-05 17:53
Taggar: bear

How Low Will the Euro Go By End-2010?


"The euro presently shows a 10% net year-to-date decline against the dollar.  At its low of $1.1878 in early June, the euro had dropped by 17.0% since the end of 2009.  I do not expect the eu..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-07-28 18:53
Taggar: bear, dollar

AUD/NZD Range-Bound from June 1st


"The AUD/NZD daily chart shows an interesting situation appearing since June 1st. The currency pair is trading inside the range formed by 0% and 23.6% levels of the&#..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2010-07-25 09:49
Taggar: bear, currency, currency pair, trading

New Blog Design


"I am happy to present a new design of the blog. It’s a part of the major redesign of the whole EarnForex sites. The new design still has so..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2010-07-23 09:28
Taggar: bear, forex, report

Free Forex Rebellion Indicator


"Hi everyone. I’ve got a nice forex freebie to share with you! This freebie is a mod for the Forex Rebellion manual forex trading system. A very generous member (jmw1970) of the..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-07-22 07:26
Taggar: bear, forex, forex trading, share, trading, trading system

USD/JPY - Consolidation within Downtrend


"Price action on USD/JPY (a 4-hour chart of which is shown) as of Tuesday (7/20/2010) morning, has formed a flag-like retracement/consolidation formation within a strong downtrend. This potentially bea..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-07-20 20:53
Taggar: analysis, bear, currency, currency pair, technical analysis

Euro Rally: Temporary or Permanent?


"Since the beginning of June, the Euro has rallied by an impressive 8% against the US Dollar, and by comparable margins against other currencies. The question on every one’s minds, of course, is..."

Blog: Forex Blog: Currency Trading
Tidsstämpel: 2010-07-17 17:28
Taggar: bear, currencies, dollar, margin

The squeeze commences as EUR doubts begin


"Are they wrong? They keep selling to average, but, the squeeze is on as the EUR inches higher. They are questioning the strength of their bearish convictions believing that the EUR should be lower. Wh..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-07-16 12:05
Taggar: bear

EUR move painful with Bulls now appearing close to top


"For many it?s painful seeing the EUR drag itself higher. The currency is trading with a lack of conviction, but as a necessity, the ?lesser of two evils?, now that the market is shying away from the d..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-07-15 12:19
Taggar: bear, currency, dollar, economy, market, retail sales, trading

Da Bears EUR offside


"It?s back to the drawing board for ?da bears? as the EUR has gained +6.6% against the dollar since hitting a four-year low in the first week of June. Sitting on its recent highs, glancing back, the lo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-07-14 11:52
Taggar: bear, dollar, market

Gold Falls on Stronger Dollar


"Gold retreated to a six-week low of $1,186.70 an ounce in London today. The price for immediate delivery traded at its lowest since May 24th as investors took profits and moved into the US dollar. Gol..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-07-07 15:08
Taggar: bear, dollar, gold, profit

USD/CHF - Steep Drop Below Support


"Price action on USD/CHF, a daily chart of which is shown, continues to show the dramatic bearishness that was noted early in the week when price action reached all the way down to a key uptrend suppor..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-07-01 18:16
Taggar: bear

EUR/USD Fall, but U.S. Consumer Confidence Threatens Dollar


"EUR/USD currency pair dropped for a second day after yesterday’s report about growth of personal spending and income in the U.S. The home price index also brou..."

EUR/USD - Re-asserts Bearish Stance


"Price action on EUR/USD, a daily chart of which is shown, has finally re-asserted its bearish stance (at least for the time being) as of Tuesday (6/29/2010) morning and descended once again to approac..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-06-29 16:00
Taggar: analysis, bear, technical analysis

USD/CHF - Bearishness to Key Uptrend Support


"Price action on USD/CHF, a daily chart of which is shown, has displayed strong bearishness in the last three weeks that highlights the recent dramatic strengthening of the Swiss franc. As of Monday (6..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-06-28 17:38
Taggar: bear

USD/CHF - Bearish Consolidation Above 1.1000


"Price action on USD/CHF, a daily chart of which is shown, has consolidated right above key support in the important 1.1000 price region after bouncing up off this level on Monday. The past couple of w..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-06-24 17:33
Taggar: bear, currency, currency pair

EUR/USD - Continued Bearishness Off Breakdown


"Price action on EUR/USD, a daily chart of which is shown, continues to display some cautious bearishness as of Wednesday (6/23/2010) morning after breaking down below the uptrend support line that rep..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-06-23 17:48
Taggar: bear, bull

Interview with Claus Vistesen: ?The Eurozone is Shaky?


"Today we bring you an interview with hedge fund manager Claus Vistesen, of Alpha.Sources and Beta.Sources. Below, Claus discusses his perspective on the forex markets, as well as his approach to macro..."

Blog: Forex Blog: Currency Trading
Tidsstämpel: 2010-06-10 16:55
Taggar: analysis, bear, cable, forex, forex market, market

EUR/USD Bearishness Hits 1.2000


"As of the beginning of this new month, the technical bias for the month of June 2010 appears to be indicating further potential bearishness for the pair. Short-term support in the 1.2150 price region..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-06-04 17:28
Taggar: bear

GBP/USD - Potential Downtrend Continuation after Correction


"Price action on GBP/USD, a 4-hour chart of which is shown, has just respected a key downtrend resistance line extending from the late April high. This occurs within the context of a strong long-term d..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-06-03 17:58
Taggar: bear, bull

EUR/USD Down on Improving Employment Data


"The euro fell against the dollar today as the fundamental indicators showed some improvement compared to the previous month, namely the employment figures. The ..."

Euro Can?t Shake Gloom


"An analysis by Ralph Atkins, Frankfurt correspondent for the Financial Times, in Tuesday’s edition lays out four long-term scenarios for the Euroland’s sovereign debt problem and their res..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-06-02 20:30
Taggar: analysis, bear, financial, spread

EUR/USD - Descending Triangle Within Downtrend


"Price action on EUR/USD, a 4-hour chart of which is shown, has formed a descending triangle formation in the midst of a strong downtrend. Often considered a bearish continuation pattern, the descendin..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-06-02 16:02
Taggar: bear

EUR only spluttering as Yen loses safe heaven appeal


"Everyone and their mother expect EUR to trade sub 1.20 by months end, some even by weeks end. It?s true the highs are getting lower, the downward trend remains intact and the risk reward of entering a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-06-02 12:08
Taggar: bear, market

The USD/JPY Ceiling


"Trader and author Raghee Horner of Interbank FX talks about the ceiling on the USD/JPY… She says:  “It?s been my experience that the U.S. equities market and the USD/JPY have an interestin..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-27 14:19
Taggar: bank, bear, market

EUR correction a trend reversal for irrational traders


"It?s the US dollar libor, the pain of Spanish Banks, Korea, and China?s pending bubble, a trillion dollar bet going sour, restrictions on naked short selling and that?s this week?s issues that are dri..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-26 12:10
Taggar: bank, bear, currency, dollar, market, trading

GBP/USD - Flag Pattern within Strong Bearishness


"Price action on GBP/USD, a daily chart of which is shown, has consolidated in a flag-like (inverted) pattern after a period of steep bearishness within the past several weeks. This occurs within the c..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-25 16:25
Taggar: bear

EUR/USD - Breakdown of Bullish Correction


"Bearish price action on EUR/USD, a daily chart of which is shown, has begun the new trading week by reversing much of the gains it made during the bullish correction of last week. This occurs within t..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-24 17:25
Taggar: bear, bull, trading

AUD/USD - Breakdown Plummet


"Substantially bearish price action on AUD/USD, a daily chart of which is shown, has finally broken down significantly below the sideways trading range that has characterized this currency pair since l..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-19 17:24
Taggar: bear, currency, currency pair, trading

EUR/USD - 4-Year Low and Continued Potential Bearishness


"Price action on EUR/USD, a daily chart of which is shown, dipped below 1.2300 support on Monday (5/17/2010) before correcting back up above that level and consolidating as of early Tuesday (5/18/2010)..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-18 16:11
Taggar: bear

GBP/USD - Further Bearishness Expected


"Price action on GBP/USD, a daily chart of which is shown, has continued its bearishness from last week, when price reached down to hit its expected 1.4500 downside target at the close of the week.  Th..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-17 17:36
Taggar: bear, rate

The EUR record short position paints an ugly picture


"The weekly CFTC Speculative Positioning Report for May 7th , and only released on Friday, again shows that the EUR net shorts have reached new lows (-18b EUR?s). The net long dollar positions increase..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-17 11:35
Taggar: bear, currencies, dollar, margin, report, short position

EUR/USD - 18-Month Low and Still Bearish


"Price action on EUR/USD, a daily chart of which is shown, has just broken down swiftly below the key 1.2500 support level, establishing a new 18-month low and lending a significant additional bearish..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-14 19:22
Taggar: bear, currency, currency pair

Euro Still Doomed, Despite Bailout


"In my last post, I reported that the markets were incredibly bearish on the Euro, due to concerns that the Greek debt crisis could neither be mitigated nor contained. By following up on this report wi..."

Blog: Forex Blog: Currency Trading
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-12 17:23
Taggar: bear, market, point, report

EUR/USD - Resumes Bearish Stance


"Price action on EUR/USD, a daily chart of which is shown, has begun once again to resume its bearish stance after having made a sharp bullish correction up to approach strong resistance in the 1.3100..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-11 17:31
Taggar: bear, bull

EUR/USD - Hits 1.2500 Target, Continued Bearish Bias


"After the dramatic drop this entire week (and especially on Thursday) that has established a new 14-month low around its expected 1.2500 support target, price action on EUR/USD (a daily chart of which..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-07 16:31
Taggar: bear, bull, currency, currency pair

GBP/USD Descends to 1.5000 and Still Bearish


"Price action on GBP/USD, a daily chart of which is shown, has once again descended to approach key support in the important 1.5000 price region. This occurs within the context of a strong overall down..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-06 16:41
Taggar: bear

My Favorite Trade: EUR/GBP


"EUR/GBP has sold off quite aggressively this week and I think there is still downside opportunity for this currency pair! On the euro front, the outcome of tomorrow’s ECB meeting is likely to b..."

Blog: Kathy Lien - Forex Blog - Currency Research
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-05 22:49
Taggar: bear, currency, currency pair, rate

EUR/USD Technical Outlook


"EUR/USD, a daily chart of which is shown, resumed its bearish drive in the month of April, continuing the strong downtrend that has been in place since the early December 2009 high. April saw some bul..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-05 21:26
Taggar: bear, bull

EUR/USD - Breakdown Establishes 12-Month Low


"Price action on EUR/USD, a daily chart of which is shown, has tentatively broken down below key support in the 1.3100 price region, establishing a new 12-month low in the process. This bearish break h..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-04 16:52
Taggar: analysis, bear, technical analysis

Euro: How Much Can it Fall?


"If you have watched the interviews that I recently posted, you will know I have been bearish euros for sometime. However now that the single currency has hit a 1 year low and is closing in on the ps..."

Blog: Kathy Lien - Forex Blog - Currency Research
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-04 15:34
Taggar: bear, currency

EUR/USD - Re-Test of Long-Term Lows


"Substantially bearish price action on EUR/USD, a daily chart of which is shown, has once again descended to re-test the 10-month lows that were hit in late March (1.3266) and double-tested in early Ap..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-04-22 16:58
Taggar: bear

EUR/USD - Bearishness Fills Gap


"Bearish price action in the last two days on EUR/USD, a daily chart of which is shown, has finally filled the substantial price gap that occurred in the very beginning of the trading week. This gap fi..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-04-16 17:47
Taggar: bear, trading

USD/CAD - Drop Below Parity


"Price action on USD/CAD, a daily chart of which is shown, has finally made a significant tentative breakdown below parity (1.0000), establishing a new 22-month low in the process. This occurs after a..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-04-14 17:51
Taggar: bear

Sterling Sees Gains in Currency Trading


"Forex trading with the U.K. poundSterling is seeing gains in currency trading on the FX market this morning, thanks to some favorable data, and the fact that there is a bit of a return to risk appetit..."

USD/CHF - Bearish Turn at Key Trendline


"Price action on USD/CHF, a daily chart of which is shown, has turned down significantly once again right near a long-term downtrend resistance line extending from the 2008-2010 price high hit in Novem..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-26 17:50
Taggar: bear, bull

EUR/USD - Chart of the Day


"Price action on EUR/USD, a daily chart of which is shown, has displayed a strong bearishness in line with the overall prevailing downtrend, establishing a new 10-month low in the process and confirmin..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-24 17:36
Taggar: bear

EUR/USD - Strong Breakdown Below Key 1.3400 Level


"Bearish price action on EUR/USD as of Wednesday (3/24/2010) morning New York session has finally broken down below the key 1.3400 support level, establishing a new 10-month low in the process. This su..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-24 15:27
Taggar: bear

USD/CAD - Bullish Correction Before Reaching Parity


"A bullish correction on USD/CAD as of Tuesday (3/23/2010) morning New York session has brought price back up to hit and briefly exceed resistance around the 1.0200 price region. Currently, price is co..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-23 15:38
Taggar: bear, bull

Review: Following the Plan


"There are many obstacles that prevent most traders that have an excellent trading plan from following it properly. Almost all of these factors are psychological.Review: Following the Plan Let's say yo..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-23 09:05
Taggar: analysis, bear, currency, currency pair, point, rate, spread, trading

EUR/USD - Bearishness Approaches Key 1.3400 Support


"Bearish price action on EUR/USD as of Monday (3/22/2010) morning New York session has continued its breakdown momentum below the bearish rising wedge pattern for the third day in a row. This occurs wi..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-22 15:30
Taggar: bear

EUR/USD - Bearishness Continues Off Wedge Breakdown


"Continued bearish price action on EUR/USD, a daily chart of which is shown, has broken down cleanly below the rising wedge pattern (a bearish formation) as noted yesterday. This breakdown follows on t..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-19 16:01
Taggar: bear

EUR/USD - Rising Wedge Bearish Pattern within Downtrend


"Price action on EUR/USD, a daily chart of which is shown, has formed a rising wedge pattern within the context of an overall downtrend extending from the early December high. This rising wedge occurs..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-18 17:36
Taggar: bear

EUR/USD - Bearish After Rejection by 1.3800 Resistance


"Bearish price action on EUR/USD as of Thursday (3/18/2010) morning New York session has brought price down substantially after being rejected around the key 1.3800 resistance on Wednesday. Because pri..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-18 16:30
Taggar: bear

USD/CAD - Continued Stretch Down Towards Parity


"USD/CAD as of Tuesday (3/16/2010) afternoon New York session continues its bearish stretch towards its downside parity (1.0000) target, having just established a new 19-month low in the process. Parit..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-16 21:24
Taggar: bear

GBP/USD - Bearish Turn Within Downtrend


"Bearish price action on GBP/USD, a daily chart of which is shown, as of Monday (3/15/2010) morning New York session, has erased much of the gains that the pair made late last week. On Friday after hav..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-15 17:47
Taggar: bear

USD/CAD - Breaks Down 1.0200; Potentially Targeting Parity


"Bearish price action on USD/CAD, a daily chart of which is shown, has finally made a tentative breakdown below the key 1.0200 support level after respecting this level several times this week. Friday?..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-12 19:46
Taggar: bear

Spot Gold - Bearish Correction to Long-Term Uptrend Line


"Recent bearish price action on spot gold, a daily chart of which is shown, has prompted a correction back down to the long-term uptrend support line. This bearish correction occurs right after price r..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-11 17:25
Taggar: bear, gold

Will the Canadian Dollar Reach Parity with the U.S. Dollar?


"Canadian dollar looks to move toward parity in currency tradingThe outlook for USD/CAD is slightly bearish right now, with the Canadian dollar possibly eying parity in currency trading on the FX marke..."

GBP/USD Continues Slide Within Overall Downtrend


"As of Wednesday (3/10/2010) morning New York session, price action on GBP/USD has continued its slide that began in the beginning of the week. Having broken down below the key 1.5000 mark, continued b..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-10 16:44
Taggar: bear

USD/CHF - On Verge of Potentially Breaking Resistance


"Price action on USD/CHF, a daily chart of which is shown, has consolidated in a tight, slightly bearish consolidation right underneath a key long-term downtrend resistance line extending from the 2008..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-09 18:54
Taggar: bear

Consolidation at Support Line on EUR/CHF W1 ? March 7th 2010


"The long-term support line formed at a weekly timeframe chart of the EUR/CHF currency pair now holds even more strength as the price has shown a very interestin..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-07 11:18
Taggar: bear, currency, currency pair

EUR/USD - Range-Bound Within Downtrend


"Price action on EUR/USD, a daily chart of which is shown, continues to languish in consolidation despite a false upside breakout above the top (around 1.3700) of the current short-term trading range e..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-05 18:40
Taggar: bear, trading

USD/JPY - Consolidating Near Support Within Downtrend


"Price action on USD/JPY, a daily chart of which is shown, has just formed a tight consolidation after having made a strong bearish run in late February. This occurs within the context of a continuing..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-02 18:55
Taggar: bear

EUR/USD - Consolidation within Strong Bearish Trend


"Price action on EUR/USD, a daily chart of which is shown, has formed yet another short-term consolidation within the context of a strong bearish trend that has been in place since early December. The..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-01 17:52
Taggar: analysis, bear, currency, currency pair, technical analysis

British Pound: 5 Reasons Why the Pound is Being Pounded


"With mixed to slightly better than expected U.K. economic data, traders may be scratching their heads about why the British pound has collapsed more than 300 pips this morning. Here are a couple of re..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-01 11:27
Taggar: bank, bear, currency, currency pair, forex, forex trade, pound, profit, rate, report, trading

GBP/USD - Accelerated Bearish Trend


"Bearish price action on GBP/USD, a daily chart of which is shown, has broken below key support in the 1.5350 price region to establish a new 9-month low and, in the process, tentatively dropped below..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-02-25 18:46
Taggar: bear

USD/JPY - Price Breakdown within Downtrend


"Price action on USD/JPY, a daily chart of which is shown, has taken a decidedly bearish turn after having reached and respected last week the top border of a key parallel downtrend channel extending f..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-02-24 19:51
Taggar: bear

China Bears Raise Fresh Concerns


"The ?China Bears? are at it again with one prominent member of the club ? Marc Faber ? even suggesting that the Chinese economy could ?decelerate very substantially in 2010 and could even crash?. Fabe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-02-22 21:35
Taggar: bear, economy, rate, report

GBP/USD - Bearish Flag Break


"Price action on GBP/USD, a daily chart of which is shown, has tentatively broken down below an inverted flag pattern consolidation within the context of an overall parallel downtrend channel that has..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-02-18 18:36
Taggar: bear

EUR/USD - Bearish Resumption after Bullish Correction


"As of Wednesday (2/17/2010) price action on EUR/USD, a daily chart of which is shown, has begun to re-assert its bearish stance within the context of the pair?s overall downtrend. This occurs after pr..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-02-17 18:20
Taggar: bear, bull

EUR/USD - Steep Downtrend Continuation Potential


"Price action on EUR/USD, a daily chart of which is shown, has continued its steeply-angled bearish trend after making yet another bullish correction/consolidation earlier in the week. This minor bulli..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-02-12 18:17
Taggar: bear, bull

USD/CHF - Continuing Steep Uptrend


"Price action on USD/CHF, a daily chart of which is shown, has been following a steep uptrend support line since the mid-January lows. Within this steep uptrend, the bearish corrections have been relat..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-02-11 17:39
Taggar: bear, bull

GBP/USD - Potential Bearish Breakdown of Consolidation


"Price action on GBP/USD, a daily chart of which is shown, has finally begun to show a bearish emergence from the sideways consolidation that has characterized this currency pair on a long-term basis f..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-02-08 18:58
Taggar: bear, currency, currency pair

Symmetrical Triangles on EUR/GBP D1 ? February 7th 2010


"EUR/GBP formed a symmetrical triangles pattern on the daily chart near the end of this week. Although the pattern isn’t aligned horizontally to count as r..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2010-02-07 11:17
Taggar: bear

EUR/USD - Marked Downtrend Bearishness


"Price action on EUR/USD, a daily chart of which is shown, has displayed continued marked bearishness recently, strongly confirming a new downtrend in the pair. This new downtrend was initiated after t..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-02-05 19:28
Taggar: bear

AUD/USD - Bearish Trend


"Price action on AUD/USD, a daily chart of which is shown, continues to languish in a sideways consolidation, although the last couple of weeks have been decidedly bearish for the pair. After price rea..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-02-03 18:48
Taggar: bear

EUR/USD - Bullish Retracement within Downtrend


"Price action on EUR/USD, a 4-hour chart of which is shown, has made yet another bullish retracement within the context of the new overall downtrend. The current leg of this new downtrend extends from..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-02-02 18:08
Taggar: bear, bull

Gold - At Critical Support


"Recent bearish price action on spot gold, a daily chart of which is shown, has descended all the way down to key support around the 1070 price region, forming a tentative double bottom matching the la..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-01-29 18:09
Taggar: bear, gold

EUR/USD - Key Breakdown Continuing Downtrend


"Price action on EUR/USD, a daily chart of which is shown, has finally made a tentative breakdown below the 1.4000 support/resistance and psychological barrier, establishing a new 6-month low for the p..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2010-01-28 19:42
Taggar: bear, bull

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bitcoin?s Parabolic Envelope Could Push to $8000s


"Bitcoin has had a quite a year thus far, to say the least. A 10x return since the beginning of the year has put bitcoin on a parabolic growth path that is testing the limits of this 2-year long bul..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 0000-00-00 00:00
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, bull, financial, investment, market, point, trading

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bitcoin?s All-Time High Tests a Historic Reversal Point


"For months on end, BTC-USD had a strong bullish rally that has been well confined between both a linear ascending channel and (on a macro scale) a parabolic curve:Figure 1: BTC-USD, 1-Day Candles..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 0000-00-00 00:00
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, bull, dollar, financial, investment, market, point, trading

The Promise and Regulatory Challenge of "Physical" Bitcoins


"Physical bitcoins that can be exchanged like cash have been discussed for years. In 2010, Gavin Andresen himself started a Bitcoin Forum discussion on possible ways to ?print out bitcoins to functi..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 0000-00-00 00:00
Taggar: bank, bear, bitcoin, currency, financial, manufacture, market, rate, spread

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bitcoin Poised for a Potentially Large Market Move


"Over the last month, bitcoin has seen large swings in price as the bulls scramble to call the bottom and the bears scramble to call the top of the market. The market saw a 50% retracement a few wee..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 0000-00-00 00:00
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, bull, financial, investment, market, point, trading

Bad News Bears: Cryptocurrency Stories of 2017 That Brought Us Down


"2017 has seen its spate of both good and bad stories for all sides of the cryptocurrency space. Whether you believe in dutch tulips or you worship at the altar of Satoshi Nakamoto, there were reaff..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 0000-00-00 00:00
Taggar: analysis, bank, bear, bitcoin, currency, economy, market, rate, report, trading

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bitcoin Bulls Find Respite Along Major Support Lines


"Over the last week, bitcoin has seen an aggressive markdown from the $12,000s to the $6,000s ? a 50% move in 7 days. Right now, a battle between the bulls and the bears is under way as the market i..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 0000-00-00 00:00
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, bull, financial, investment, market, trading

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bearish Continuation Pattern Could Signal End of Bullish Rally


"Over the last couple weeks, bitcoin has seen a dramatic drop in price dropping from $20,000 to $6,000. Shortly after bottoming at $6,000, hopeful investors jumped at the chance to catch a discounte..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 0000-00-00 00:00
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, bull, financial, investment, market, point, trading