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Bitcoin news and price charts

Bitcoin Price Eyes Triangle Breakout Above $6.4K


"Bitcoin is again restricted in a narrowing price range, but technical studies indicate scope for a bullish breakout."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-18 13:15
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

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


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

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

Asia market update: a busy session is unfolding


"The Yuan USD bullish sentiment post FOMC minutes outweighs Treasury to report the CNH playbook remains intact and should not provide any is a significant short-term relief for local EM currencies. Hig..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-18 03:51
Taggar: bull, currencies, dollar, report

3 Hurdles Could Complicate Bitcoin's Price Recovery


"Forcing a bitcoin price breakout is looking anything but easy for the bulls, with several major resistance levels lined up ahead."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-17 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Bitcoin Price Spikes But Bull Reversal Is Still $1K Away


"Bitcoin is solidly bid Monday amid a sell-off of the tether stablecoin, but the bulls still need a move above $7,400 to confirm bullish reversal."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-15 13:10
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Friday night roundup from Singapore


"Singapore: Monetary Authority of Singapore  The most important news from my neck of the woods, SGD rallied after the central bank continued on their path to normalise. MAS steepened just 0.5%-pts to 1..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-12 16:21
Taggar: bank, bull, market, oil

Bitcoin Price is Stuck Below Key Hurdle For Fourth Week


"Bitcoin's ascent has again been cut short by a key moving average, which has been suppressing bull action since mid-September."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-10 14:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Cautiously Bullish: Bitcoin Price Clears Key Trendline to Pass $6.6K


"Bitcoin took a bullish turn Monday, but caution is warranted as trading volumes remain near yearly lows."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-09 13:01
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, trading

Oil drops 1 pct on US Iran waiver talk


"Brent crude oil prices fell by more than 1 percent on Monday after Washington said it may grant waivers to sanctions against Iran?s oil exports next month, and as Saudi Arabia was said to be replacing..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-08 04:01
Taggar: bull, oil

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

IOTA Ends September With Steepest Decline Among Top Crypto Assets


"IOTA tanked in September after an attempt by the bulls to stem the bleeding seen toward the end of August's monthly highs failed. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-02 04:00
Taggar: bull

Bitcoin Price Makes Second Straight Monthly Loss in September


"Bitcoin is reporting losses for a second straight month, but there are hints of a bullish breakout ahead in the fourth quarter."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-30 18:30
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, report

Bitcoin Breakout Elusive As Price Retreats from One-Week Highs


"Bitcoin missed a bull breakout by a whisker, as prices backed off from a six-day high of $6,826 hit earlier today."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-28 13:10
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Oil prices score for a second consecutive monthly gain


"Oil futures rallied Friday on signs of tightening supplies, tallying a second monthly gain in a row, with global crude prices settling at another four-year high. ?Until sizable supply is offered up by..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-28 00:19
Taggar: bull, market, oil

Wells Fargo Says Global Growth Top Risk


"If global growth doesn’t pick up, the bull market will face a major hurdle, market watcher Scott Wren says. Wren, senior global equity strategist at the Wells Fargo Investment Institute, ranks i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-27 17:16
Taggar: bull, investment, market, rate

$6.3K: Bitcoin Sell-Off Could Resume Should Key Support Break


"Bitcoin is still being squeezed into a tightening range, with support at $6,300 being a key level for the bulls to defend."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-27 13:06
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Commodities Weekly: Palladium up for seventh session as bullish bets rise


"Precious metals PALLADIUM continues to be preferred by speculative investors, with net long positions reaching their highest since July 10. The commodity is enjoying a strong bullish streak, rising fo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-25 06:33
Taggar: bull, long position

$6.9K Is the New Price to Watch for Bitcoin Bulls


"Bitcoin's narrowing price range means a bull breakout could occur if prices beat key resistance at $6,970."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-24 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

$6,700: Bitcoin Price Charts Bullish Reversal as Altcoins Surge


"An increased investor interest in altcoins has likely put a strong bid under BTC, pushing it into bullish territory."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-21 13:00
Taggar: bull

$6,700: Bitcoin Price Charts Bullish Reversal as Altcoins Surge


"BTC has bounced back into bullish territory over $6,700 amid increased investor interest in altcoins."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-21 13:00
Taggar: bull

Bring on the FOMC !


"FOMC  The FOMC meeting next week has a hike fully priced in so the focus will be on the dot plots and the follow up presser which has dollar bulls questioning their near-term positions. The meeting wi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-21 00:20
Taggar: bull, dollar

Bitcoin Price Sees High-Volume Recovery From Five-Week Lows


"Bitcoin's rebound from the five-week low of $6,100 has saved the day for the bulls and kept rangebound trading conditions intact."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-20 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, trading

OANDA Trading Asia market closing note:Lots of inflexion but a lack of direction


"Lots of inflexion but a lack of direction A day of inflexion in currency markets but we ended up with little direction. Most of today was spent trying to find a reason, but with the USD looking battle..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-20 10:47
Taggar: bull, currency, dollar, market

$6,550: Bitcoin Charts Suggest New Target for Price Rally


"Bitcoin's corrective rally seems to have stalled around $6,550, making it a key level to beat for the bulls. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-17 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

GBP/CHF Is Ready to Switch to Uptrend with Help of Bullish Pennant


"The daily chart of the GBP/CHF currency pair is showing a classic version of a well-formed bullish pennant pattern. It appears exactly at the bottom (as of..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-16 18:33
Taggar: bull, currency, currency pair

Markets Update: Short Term Recovery ? Is a Bullish Reversal in Sight?


"Cryptocurrency prices are back on the mend after a great majority of digital assets plunged last week losing 10-20 percent or more in value. Since then, the digital currency economy has regained some..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-15 18:30
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency, economy, market

The Daily: Dapp Revival, Remme Launch, 1 Million Cryptokitties


"There are green shoots of recovery throughout the crypto markets today, which some have attributed to Morgan Stanley?s reported foray into the field. We?ve got all the details on that one, plus other..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-14 13:40
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, market, report

Public Anger Forces Bank CFO to Quit Over Huge Money Laundering Affair


"Bank executives rarely get punished for their misdeeds, leading to many people distrusting the entire banking system as plagued with widespread corruption. But once in a while someone has to bite the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-12 22:10
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, bull, spread

Bitcoin Retains Bear Bias Despite Recovery From 25-Day Low


"Bitcoin's recovery from 25-day lows near $6,100 is likely a "dead cat bounce" rather than a bullish reversal, charts suggest."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-10 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Next Week


"Central Banks: Monetary policy reviews at the European Central Bank, Bank of England, and in Turkey, Russia, Argentina and Peru. Publication of the Federal Reserve Beige Book on U.S. regional economic..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-07 21:52
Taggar: bank, bull

Bitcoin's Double-Digit Drop Negates Long-Term Bull Market


"Bitcoin's 13 percent slide in the last 24 hours has neutralized the long-term bullish reversal suggested on the technical charts earlier this week. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-06 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Bull Trap? Bitcoin Price Slides Below $7K Despite Strong Indicators


"Bitcoin is reporting losses a day after a bull breakout ? a move that looks similar to a bull trap seen in July."

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

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

Bitcoin Price Faces Minor Drop as Bulls Run Out of Steam


"Bitcoin could be in for a minor price pullback as the short-duration charts are flashing signs of bullish exhaustion. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-03 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

The Daily: Asian Crypto Jobs on the Rise, Colombia to Cut Taxes for Crypto Firms


"The number of jobs and job seekers in the Asian crypto space is growing, according to leading recruiters in the region. Also in The Daily, Colombia may soon become a crypto-friendly nation, California..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-02 13:55
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies, market

Bitcoin's Price Pullback Risks Bear Revival Below $6.9K


"The bullish mood in the bitcoin market could turn sour if the cryptocurrency finds acceptance below the 100-day moving average. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-30 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency, market

Canada should expect tough trade negotiations with U.S


"Tuesday August 28: Five things the markets are talking about Any trade deal is good for capital markets; even yesterday’s U.S/Mexico “non-ratified” trade announcement has been able t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-28 11:50
Taggar: announcement, bull, currencies, market

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

Powell, Puppets and Politics


"Powell, Puppets and Politics After a five-week exodus from Singapore bookended by weekly stints in OANDA’s Toronto and London office, I must admit its great to be back in Singapore again that de..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-27 02:44
Taggar: bull

OANDA Market Insights podcast (episode 28)


"OANDA Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam and Oanda Head of Trading Asia, Stephen Innes review the week’s business and market news with Jazz FM Business Breakfast presenter Jonny Hart. This week&#..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-24 22:35
Taggar: bull, market, trading, us market

Fed Members Divided on Rate Hike Path


"he Federal Reserve should stop raising interest rates now because the economy is showing no signs of inflation surging and is expected to slow next year after the effects of fiscal stimulus wear off..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-24 20:51
Taggar: bull, economy, inflation, rate

Bitcoin's Price Builds Bottom As Upward Pressure Grows


"Bitcoin charts continue to call a bullish move at a time when the short positions are near record highs. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-24 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, short position

Scott Morrison to become Australian PM


"Australian Treasurer Scott Morrison is set to be the country’s next prime minister, after incumbent Malcolm Turnbull was ousted on Friday. It came after Morrison won a three-way battle for the L..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-24 09:40
Taggar: bull

Aussie rallies as new prime minister picked


"  Australia has a new PM Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull confirmed his resignation earlier this morning and stated he will not stand for PM as the ruling Liberal Party voted 45-40 to hold a leadership..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-24 05:39
Taggar: bull

After Bitcoin Price Breakout, Pending ETF Decision May Cap Gains


"The uncertainty surrounding the US SEC's decision on bitcoin ETF could limit the upside in bitcoin despite the bullish technical breakout"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-22 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Aussie firmer as Turnbull survives leadership vote


"AUD/USD higher as uncertainty fades The Australian dollar extended its current rally versus the US dollar to a fourth day as Malcolm Turnbull won the Liberal Party leadership challenge. He had declare..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-21 08:26
Taggar: bull, dollar

Bitcoin Awaits Decisive Move as Price Range Tightens


"Bitcoin's corrective rally from the recent low of $5,859 would resume on bull pennant breakout. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-20 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

US dollar slumbers at the start of the week


"Dollar stays range-bound as Jackson Hole Meeting looms Trading activity was subdued in the Asian session with most currency pairs confined to tight ranges with little on the data calendar to spur trad..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-20 09:50
Taggar: bull, currencies, currency, currency pair, dollar, margin, trading

Dollar takes a rest ahead of Jackson Hole


"Dollar steady on a data-dry start to the week It has been a quiet start to the week in currency markets, with most pairs confined to tight ranges with little on the data calendar to spur trading. The..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-20 05:28
Taggar: bull, currencies, currency, dollar, margin, market, trading

Markets Update: Crypto Prices Consolidate After Failing to Surpass Resistance


"Cryptocurrency prices have seen some recovery after our last markets update four days ago when a large majority of digital assets lost quite a bit of value. Since then, and more so over the last 48 ho..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-19 02:25
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency, economy, 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

Loonie hanging tough against the crosses, forget USD/CAD


"CAD ‘bulls’ are looking to the crosses for some early week wins, especially GBP (£1.6766) and EUR (?1.4980) and will avoid the pain of the long dollar positions in this ‘risk offR..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-13 19:01
Taggar: bull, dollar, market

A market bloodbath as Turkey fever spreads


"Just when you though it was safe to invest in an asset that made sense, be it forex, bonds or stocks, fear and contagion has suddenly appeared, and in under 48-hours has severely bullied emerging mark..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-13 12:44
Taggar: bull, dollar, forex, market

Bulls Get Relief as Bitcoin Price Beats $6.5K Resistance


"Bitcoin's price rose above $6,500 today, offering some respite for the badly battered bulls."

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

Oil Prices Now Depend on Iranian Response to US Sanctions


"A wave of sanctions on Iran snapped back into place this week, giving commodity bulls a reason to believe higher oil prices are in the offing. While commodity traders are focused on the impact of Iran..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-08 20:19
Taggar: bull, market, oil

Soybeans Rising ahead of October Purchases by China


"Trade war conflicts have caused soybeans to suffer this year, but after a 10 percent surge in the last month, one trader expects the rally to continue to grow. Bill Baruch, president of Blue Line Futu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-08 19:13
Taggar: bull, trading

Cannot keep the ?big? dollar down


"The European and Asian sessions were happy to book ‘long’ dollar profits, but North America has decided to renew their acquaintance with the dollar bulls. A lack of major economic data rel..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-07 17:15
Taggar: bull, currencies, dollar, profit, report

Don't Expect New Bitcoin Highs in 2018


"While bullish on bitcoin's long-term prospects, an economist and investor heeds caution for more short-term price optimism. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-06 04:01
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

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's Price Needs Move Above $8,350 to Regain Bull Bias


"Bitcoin bulls could make a strong comeback if prices find acceptance above the key resistance at $8,300. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-30 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Bitcoin Retains Bull Bias Despite Price Drop to Below $8K


"The bitcoin charts retain a bullish bias today, despite a pullback in prices to a three-day low of $7,848."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-27 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Up 45%: Is Bitcoin's Price Preparing for a Bull Market?


"Bitcoin's price has rallied 45 percent in the last four weeks, setting the stage for a long-term bull market, according to technical charts. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-26 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, market

The Best and Worst Cryptocurrency Investments for the First Half of 2018


"As far as cryptocurrency markets are concerned the last six months of 2018 has been the exact opposite of the 2017 bull run last year. A great majority of digital assets have lost between 60-90 percen..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-26 06:05
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency, investment, 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

Indicator Suggests Bitcoin's $8K Rally Is Overstretched


"Bitcoin bulls could have a breather after 40 percent month-on-month rally. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-24 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Markets Update: Cryptocurrency Bulls Continue to Charge


"Over the past few days, cryptocurrency markets have been showing bullish gains after a few small retractions during the weekend. At the moment the entire digital asset economy is valued at $285Bn whil..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-23 18:40
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency, economy, market

Next Week


"Central Banks: Monetary policy reviews at the European Central Bank (followed by ECB President Draghi’s press conference) and in Turkey, Hungary, Colombia, Chile and Russia. St. Louis Fed Presid..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-20 20:58
Taggar: bank, bull, finance, home sales, oil

$8K In Reach? 4 Barriers Await Emboldened Bitcoin Bulls


"A break could be imminent as bitcoin has been consolidating for three days. But while the charts say bullish, plenty of resistance awaits."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-20 19:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Markets Update: Cryptocurrency Valuations Gain Billions in One Day


"Two days ago, cryptocurrency bulls were attempting to break strong resistance and managed to push digital asset values to much higher price regions. The price of bitcoin core (BTC) was averaging $6,74..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-18 18:40
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency, market, trading

Bitcoin Trading Volume Is Up 100% From Its Recent Low


"Bulls are back with a vengeance as shown by a 100 percent increase in trading volume from just four days ago. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-18 00:05
Taggar: bull, trading

Bitcoin Price Retakes 50-Day Moving Average in First Since May


"BTC found acceptance above the 50-day moving average support on Monday, however, a bull reversal is still not confirmed."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-17 12:00
Taggar: bull

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's Price May Be Charting a Bull Reversal


"Despite the recent downturn, BTC could create a major bullish reversal pattern over the next few days. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-11 13:00
Taggar: bull

Markets Update: Crypto-Prices Drop a Leg Down as Bulls Lose Momentum


"Digital asset markets have failed to surpass heavy resistance over the weekend, and during the early morning trading sessions on Tuesday, July 10, as well. The top cryptocurrencies have slid in value..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-10 19:20
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies, market, trading

Bitcoin Bull Bias Fades as Price Drops Below $6.5K


"A daily close (as per UTC) below 10-day moving average would abort bitcoin's short-term bullish view. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-10 12:40
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

$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

Bitcoin Price Rally Stalls Below Key Resistance at $6,800


"BTC is showing signs of exhaustion near a key resistance zone, still, the short-term outlook remains bullish. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-09 13:00
Taggar: bull

Bullish Pennant on Daily Chart of CAD/JPY


"After a strong rally during June 28–29 trading session, CAD/JPY entered a minor consolidation. The formed pattern looks like a bullish pennant albeint an imperfect one (..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-08 19:36
Taggar: bull, trading

EUR/AUD Consolidated in Symmetrical Triangle Following Uptrend


"If you look at the four-hour chart of EUR/AUD, you can notice that the currency pair had spent roughly a month in an uptrend. The growth stalled near the e..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-08 18:56
Taggar: bull, currency, currency pair

Bitcoin's Price Rally Hits Speed Bump in Push to $7K


"Bitcoin's short-term bull market has paused at the key technical resistance of $6,750."

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

Bitcoin Still Bullish Despite Price Pullback


"Bitcoin retains the short-term bullish bias despite the pullback from the 11-day highs. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-04 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

$7K Ahead? Bitcoin Charts Appear Constructive Short-Term


"The bullish falling channel breakout has opened the doors for a stronger rally towards the $7,000 mark. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-03 13:00
Taggar: bull

Meet the Liberty Advisor Helping the Crypto-Rich Avoid Capital Gains


"Since the incredible bull run last year, early adopters, and even people who invested in cryptocurrencies back in January 2017, have made an incredible amount of financial gains. In the U.S. some peop..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-03 03:20
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies, financial

Dead Cat Bounce? Bitcoin Charts Show This Rally Could Be Different


"Bitcoin has teased the bulls several times over the past few weeks, but the charts suggest today's rally might hold more weight. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-02 20:30
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Back Above $6K: Bitcoin's Bull Reversal Is a Work in Progress


"Having bounced back over the weekend, bitcoin needs to clear the falling channel resistance before claiming a short-term bullish reversal. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-02 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Two Fed Presidents Worry Over Trade War Effect on US Business


"Two regional Federal Reserve presidents warned that worries over escalating trade disputes are increasingly weighing on businesses and adding risks to the U.S. economic outlook. St. Louis Fed Presiden..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-29 15:00
Taggar: bull

Indian Women More Bullish On Crypto than Men, Invest Twice As Much


"Despite being a minority among crypto investors, just like anywhere else, women in India actually spend on cryptocurrency twice more than men do. A newly released survey also found that the majority o..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-28 19:55
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency

Apple pie and Harley Davidson


"Apple pie and Harley Davidson US equity markets are slightly higher as Trade worries subsided despite a volley of tweets from President Trump threatening Harley Davidson’s with import taxes on a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-27 02:14
Taggar: bull, dollar, market, oil

PR: Ingot Leads the Formation of Komorebi Alliance


"It is no secret that the recent volatility in the market has been extreme with Bitcoin and Ethereum prices in freefall. Market participants are suffering losses but also given the opportunity to inves..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-25 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency, market

$6,800 Ceiling? New Resistance Capping Bitcoin's Corrective Rally


"Bitcoin's bulls are struggling to force a rally, despite a still-favorable short-term set-up on the technical charts. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-21 12:01
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Next Week


"Central Banks: Monetary policy reviews in the U.K., Switzerland, Thailand, Taiwan, The Philippines, Brazil, Mexico, Norway and Hungary. Release of Bank of Japan minutes. Fed officials speaking publicl..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-15 18:36
Taggar: bank, bull

OANDA Market Insights podcast with Jazz FM


"OANDA Senior Market Analyst, Craig Erlam and OANDA Head of Trading Asia, Stephen Innes review the week’s business and market news with Jazz FM Business Breakfast presenter Jonny Hart. This week&..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-15 17:18
Taggar: bull, dollar, market, rate, trading

Bitcoin Price Recovery In Play If Key Support Holds


"Bitcoin is still in recovery mode, but the bulls must keep prices above key support to maintain momentum."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-15 12:10
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

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

New Report Blames Tether for Bitcoin?s Bull Run


"Tether is back in the news thanks to a new report alleging it played a pivotal role in bitcoin?s mega-bull run last year. This isn?t the first time the dollar-pegged stablecoin has been blamed for mar..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-13 00:10
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, dollar, market, report

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

Fidelity Investments Hints at Entering Cryptocurrency Exchange Space


"Fidelity Investments is reportedly taking steps to offer a variation on the cryptocurrency exchange theme. Without an official public announcement, enthusiasts have precious few concrete details on wh..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-07 15:20
Taggar: announcement, bitcoin, bull, currency, investment, report

Bullish Signals Hint at Bitcoin Price Breakout


"Still stuck in a narrowing price range, BTC could rise to $8,870 if the bulls are able to beat the 50-week moving average resistance. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-07 13:10
Taggar: bull

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

Magic Number? Chart Data Hints at June 6 Bitcoin Boost


"A major reprieve just may be in the offing for the battered bitcoin bulls in the next 36 hours ? if, that is, historical patterns repeat themselves."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-05 16:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Failed Breakout Revives Bitcoin's Bull-Bear Tug-of-War


"Bitcoin's retreat from Sunday's high of $7,779 has poured cold water over the bull mood generated by the weekend's positive price action."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-05 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, rate

Bitcoin's Low Volume Breakout Could Be a Bull Trap


"Bitcoin looks primed for a move to $8,000, but low trading volumes point to the risk of a bull trap."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-04 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, point, trading

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

$7,560: Bitcoin Bulls Fight Back, But Too Early to Call Reversal


"Bitcoin regained poised on Tuesday, climbing back to over $7,550, but the bulls still have work to do."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-30 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Markets Update: Slight Comeback Shows Cryptocurrencies Press Forward


"Digital assets are seeing some recovery today on May 29, as cryptocurrency bulls are attempting to press market prices higher. Cryptocurrency values dropped pretty low this weekend once again after be..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-29 17:15
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies, currency, market

Fed?s Bullard Says Fed Ready for a Recession


"The U.S. Federal Reserve will have difficulty raising interest rates significantly beyond the settings of its Japanese and European counterparts, which are still pursuing accommodative policy, St. Lou..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-29 15:31
Taggar: bull, rate, report

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

Niall Ferguson Tells Bank of England Bitcoin Is Financial System of the Future


"Central bankers are being warned by researchers that the crypto revolution will overtake the system they are in-charge of preserving. Recently, British economic historian and author Niall Ferguson tol..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-27 22:20
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, bull, financial

This Week in Bitcoin: McAfee?s Bullish Prediction and a Guy Living in His Car


"This week we learned that Deutsche Börse ?Deep at Work? on Bitcoin and John McAfee predicted bulls’ billions will soon be pumped by institutional investors, despite the current cool market. Thes..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-27 14:25
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, market

DOJ Crypto Investigation Tanks Prices, Fundstrat Welcomes Adult Supervision


"Investigations are all about the crypto ecosystem, but a recent report regarding a US Department of Justice price manipulation crackdown was widely said to be the cause of market caps falling, and by..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-26 07:21
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, financial, market, report

Bitcoin in Brief Wednesday: McAfee Predicts Bull Run as Crypto Markets Dip


"In today?s Bitcoin in Brief, internet security expert John McAfee expects bulls to come back to the crypto market, despite recent drops in prices across the board. Billions will be pumped by instituti..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-23 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, indicators, market

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

Commodity currencies are beaming


"  Currency Markets The US dollar has given up some of its gains overnight as investors keenness for Greenbacks has temporarily abated. The shifting dynamics around trade and tariffs does give pause fo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-22 02:05
Taggar: bull, currency, dollar, market

Onchain Capital Founder Bullish on BCH and ETH


"The founder of Onchain Capital, and host of CNBC Africa?s ?Crypto Trader? show, Ran Neu-Ner, recently discussed his outlook for cryptocurrency regulation, initial coin offering (ICOs), and shared his..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-21 21:20
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies, currency, market, share

Federal Reserve Pres: People Want Dollar, Not Volatile Crypto


"St. Louis Federal Reserve President, James Bullard, was recently interviewed at this year?s Consensus conference in New York City. That a top US economic policy maker was in attendance is victory enou..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-16 14:40
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency, dollar, market, report

Cryptocurrency Hedge Funds Rebound By Over 45% in April


"The bullish market performance experienced across the cryptocurrency markets last month also manifested significant gains for many cryptocurrency hedge funds, with multiple cryptocurrency hedge fund i..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-15 23:20
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency, market

Live FX Analysis ? 15 May 2018 (Video)


"It’s been an interesting month in financial markets in which the dollar has rediscovered its mojo, geopolitical risk has remained heightened, US corporates have shown their strength and central..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-15 15:39
Taggar: bank, bull, dollar, financial, market, rate

Fed Member Bullard Says Job Market at Equilibrium


"After being dislocated over the past decade, suppliers of labor, or households, are now on the same footing as employers, St. Louis Fed President James Bullard said Friday. ?This is an appropriate sit..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-11 16:36
Taggar: bull

Nasdaq CEO Adena Friedman is Bullish on Cryptocurrencies


"The chief executive officer of Nasdaq, Adena Friedman, discussed cryptocurrency and blockchain, among a number of subjects, in an interview with CNN. In the interview, Mrs. Friedman expressed bullish..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-11 09:35
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies, currency

DAX Posts Gains, Investors Eye U.S. Consumer Inflation


"The DAX index has posted gains in the Thursday session. Currently, the DAX is at 12,983 points, up 0.31% on the day. In economic news, German and French banks are closed for a holiday. The ECB release..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-10 14:18
Taggar: bank, bull, cpi, inflation, inflation reports, point, report

EUR/USD ? Euro Steady in Holiday-Thin Trade, US Consumer Inflation Next


"EUR/USD is showing little movement in the Wednesday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.1884, up 0.27% on the day. In economic news, German and French banks are closed for a holiday. ECB rele..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-10 12:30
Taggar: bank, bull, cpi, inflation, inflation reports, report, trading

US CPI takes the dollar off the boil


"US CPI takes the dollar off the boil Currency Markets U.S. Consumer Price Index increased 0.2 percent in April, less than the 0.3 percent rise projected. Naturally, there was a bit of disappointment f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-10 01:40
Taggar: bull, cpi, currency, dollar, inflation, market, oil, point, price index

DAX Shrugs Off Trump Bombshell on Iran Nuclear Deal


"The DAX index remains subdued in the Wednesday session, after showing little movement on Tuesday. Currently, the DAX is at 12,916 points, up 0.03% on the day. It’s a quiet day on the release fro..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-09 12:50
Taggar: bull, indicators, point

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 Saturday: Bulls Test $10,000, Russian Crypto-Millionaire Found Dead, Cobinhood Launches IOTA Trading


"Today has seen the price of BTC rally to test $10,000 USD amid the bullish response to the increasing institutional presence in the cryptocurrency markets. In other trading news, fee-free exchange Cob..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-05 13:16
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency, market, trading

Bitcoin Sets Sights Above $10K After Bull Breakout


"Following a bull breakout last night, bitcoin (BTC) looks set to test $10,000 and could possibly move higher over the weekend."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-04 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Tempers Flare at Milken Institute Cryptocurrency Conference


"Tempers flared during a cryptocurrency panel hosted at the Milken Institute 21st Global Conference, in Beverly Hills, California with discussions degenerating to profanity as Nouriel Roubini, also kno..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-04 02:35
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency, trading

Sell In May and Go Away? Not for Bitcoin Bulls


"While equity bulls fear drops in May, it should not be a cause of worry for the bitcoin market, according to historical data."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-03 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, market

Bitcoin Bulls Seek Breakout to $10K or Higher


"Bitcoin has been trading in a narrowing price range over the past week, but a bullish breakout is looking likely."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-02 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, trading

Are Dovish Central Bank?s doing the USD heavy lifting ?


"Are Dovish Central Bank’s doing the USD heavy lifting? Currency Markets The US Dollar Bulls continued to lead the charge as traders remain centred favourably on the entrenched US data flow, desp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-02 02:11
Taggar: bank, bull, currency, dollar, market

GBP/AUD in a Visible Bullish Flag


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

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

The $ continues to test the fringes of bullishness


"Not to beleaguer the ongoing developments in the US Bond markets, but while ten years US yield count on the Greenbacks measuring tape, the unwinding of the USD geopolitical risk premium goes on and pr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-27 03:04
Taggar: bull, market

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: Cryptocurrencies Bring Bullish Gains This Spring


"Cryptocurrencies are breaking new price levels this week as markets are seeing gains across the board during the last two weeks of April. Yesterday?s trading sessions saw bitcoin cash touch a high of..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-24 19:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies, currency, market, trading

Bitcoin Is Facing Stiff Resistance On Road to $10K


"Bitcoin is looking bullish today, but must leap several resistance hurdles on the way to $10,000, chart analysis suggests."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-24 13:00
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, bull

Dollar Bulls Look for Support Signals


"Tuesday April 24: Five things the markets are talking about U.S dollar bulls seem to have finally found some much needed support from interest rates as U.S bond yields climb toward levels unseen in ne..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-24 12:50
Taggar: bull, dollar, market, rate

Bitcoin Struggles Above $9K as Bull Breakout Stalls


"Having witnessed a major breakout on Friday, bitcoin is showing signs of bull exhaustion near the key resistance zone. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-23 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Saxo Investment Bank is Bullish on Crypto Over Next 3 Months


"Influential investment bank Saxo released the 35 page, Q2 2018 Quarterly Outlook. In it, the bank?s newly hired Crypto Analyst, Jacob Pouncey, noted the perils of this year?s first financial quarter w..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-22 03:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, bull, financial, investment

Markets Update: Altcoins Rally During Week of Bullish Action for Crypto


"The cryptocurrency markets have enjoyed a strong week, with BTC, BCH, and many altcoins generating significant gains in recent days. There is considerable uniformity shared among major altcoin markets..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-21 21:13
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies, currency, market, share

Testing $10K? Bitcoin Price Hits 4-Week High As Altcoins Shine


"Despite the pullback from $9,060, the outlook for bitcoin, the world's largest cryptocurrency, remains bullish."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-21 15:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency

Bitcoin Resistance Rises to $8,460 After Unconvincing Breakout


"Bitcoin saw small gains last night, but the weak move did little to further the bull case."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-20 12:15
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

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

Where do we go from here ?


"Where do we go from here? US  stock market had its first loss of the week as technology companies and consumer products went south. Overall earnings were quite bullish for markets, but there are the u..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-20 02:28
Taggar: bull, market

Institutional Demand for Bitcoin and Crypto Resurges


"Reports are increasingly indicating that bitcoin?s recent drop of 70% from its December record highs of nearly $20,000 has spurred a renewed interest in the BTC and cryptocurrency markets from institu..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-19 19:55
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency, investment, market, report

Markets Update: Broken Trendlines and Bullish Bounces


"The cryptocurrency markets have shown early signs of a bullish momentum shift following several months of heavy selling pressure. After losing upwards of 75% to 85% and forming ?adam-and-eve? style do..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-18 20:58
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency, market

Bitcoin Bounces Back from Dip, Eyes Move to $8,400


"Bitcoin remains on the hunt for a bullish move over $8,400 after recovering from a sharp overnight dip."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-18 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

$8,500? Bitcoin Eyes Gains with Key Support at $7,900


"The technical charts remain bullish for bitcoin and point to $7,900 as the key support zone."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-17 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, point

Bitcoin in Brief Tuesday: The Tax Man Effect


"Bitcoin in Brief continues with the second day this week of mostly FOMO news. The biggest economy in the world faces the tax man today, as the United States and its crypto enthusiasts must atone for t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-17 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, economy, market

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

Above $8K: Bitcoin Aims Higher After Bull Breakout


"Bitcoin looks north following a bullish technical breakout. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-13 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Bitcoin in Brief Thursday: Crypto Winter Is Almost Over


"Could this year?s crypto winter be nearing an end? That?s the opinion of some experts, and while bullish predictions are easy to come by, there are signs that a thaw could be underway. In today?s Bitc..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-12 08:41
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, market

A Q2 Price Boost? History Is On Bitcoin's Side


"A study of historical bitcoin data makes a strong case in favor of the bulls for Q2 2018."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-11 17:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Bitcoin Teases Bullish Reversal with Rise Above $7K


"Bitcoin is on the rise, but only a move above $7,510 would confirm a bullish trend reversal"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-09 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

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

Acid Test: Bitcoin Must Break $7,800 for Bull Reversal


"Bitcoin's recovery is gathering pace, but only an upside break of the falling channel would confirm a bullish trend reversal"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-03 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Huobi?s Sentiment Index Shows Cryptocurrency Investors Still Bullish


"This week the cryptocurrency exchange Huobi?s educational subsidiary ?Huobi Research? conducted a survey with close to 2,000 individuals from 23 different countries to get a visual of what cryptocurre..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-03 03:33
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies, currency, report

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

Not Dead: There?s Good Reason to Be Long on Bitcoin


"With western Christianity set to celebrate the basis of its theology this weekend, bitcoiners the world over might be showing up to churches in droves, hoping one resurrection might lead to another. T..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-30 14:30
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, rate

Dollar Holds Gains as Trade War Fears Recede


"Thursday March 29: Five things the markets are talking about As we close out quarter and month-end trading, capital market volumes remain subdued, with many investors preferring to wrap up ahead of th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-29 12:32
Taggar: bull, market, 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

Stock Sell-Off Triggers Decline in US Yields


"Bond bulls just sent a friend request to Facebook Inc.The turmoil around the social media company — and technology stocks in general — has forced 10-year Treasury yields out of a 20-basis-..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-28 15:25
Taggar: bull, oil, point

What Can We Learn From Past Stock Market Corrections?


"Remember the last time stocks fell so hard? You probably don?t, and that?s making today?s market seem harsher than it is.It?s a fact of the life of the mind — things always seem worse in the pre..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-28 12:40
Taggar: bull, market

How to Get a Cryptocurrency Job


"If the market downturn has placed your Lambo dreams on hold, perhaps it?s time you found another revenue stream. Anyone can make money in a bull market, but when the wicks turn red and altcoin season..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-27 06:30
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency, market, profit

EOS Eyes Bull Reversal After 70 Percent Spike


"EOS has jumped 70 percent in the last few days and now may be closing in on a major bullish breakout. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-22 16:00
Taggar: bull

Pullback Ahead? Bitcoin Hits Stiff Resistance at $9K


"The bulls' failure to beat resistance around $9,000 in a convincing manner has increased the risk of another drop in bitcoin prices. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-22 12:35
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

EUR/USD Climbs After FOMC Keeps Dot Plot Unchanged


"EUR/USD jumped today following the policy announcement by the Federal Open Market Committee. While the FOMC raised interest rates, as was widely expected, it retained its dot..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-21 21:34
Taggar: announcement, bull, dollar, market, point, rate

Looking Up? Litecoin Eyes Bullish Breakout at $175


"Litecoin is looking at a bullish breakout, having clocked a one-week high earlier today."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-21 15:30
Taggar: bull

Bitcoin Returns Above $9K But 'Death Cross' Still a Risk


"Bitcoin's three-day winning streak is encouraging for the bulls, but a quick move above $10,500 is needed to neutralize the so-called "death cross.""

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-21 12:45
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

$9K Ahead? Bitcoin Looks North After Bull Breakout


"Bitcoin is eyeing a move towards $9,000, courtesy of a bullish breakout on the 4-hour chart and a bullish hammer reversal on the daily chart. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-20 12:50
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

USD/CAD ? How Significant is a Break Above 1.30?


"Is Bullish Momentum Gathering? OANDA fxTrade Advanced Charting Platform USDCAD has been climbing quite aggressively over the last couple of months, rising around 6.5% since the end of January and hitt..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-15 17:37
Taggar: bull

Bull Weakness Leaves Bitcoin Facing Further Sell-Off


"The bulls' failure to capitalize on bitcoin's recent price recovery has left the doors open for a sharp sell-off to February lows. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-14 11:40
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Bitmain Explores More Sites for Bitcoin Mining Expansion


"Having already expanded its China-based ASIC chip manufacturing into Switzerland and Canada, Bitmain is looking to add a facility to the Pacific Northwest region of the United States.According to c..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-13 16:26
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, consumption, currency, investment, rate, report, share

Monero Eyes $200 Reversal Target After Hard Fork Delay


"Menero will likely drop to $200 - a potential bullish reversal point ahead of the moneroV hard fork, now scheduled for April 30. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-13 15:50
Taggar: bull, point

British Pound in Uptrend Consolidation vs. Aussie


"A rather short-lived uptrend on the GBP/AUD daily chart that lasted from January 11 through February 8 has ended in a consolidation pattern known as a symmetrical tr..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-04 19:36
Taggar: bull, currency, currency pair

Markets Update: Crypto Markets Continue to Spike Higher


"Cryptocurrency markets are on the rise again this weekend as the total market capitalization of all 1,500 digital assets touches $465Bn. Bitcoin core (BTC) volumes are still lower than a few weeks pri..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-03 23:08
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency, market, trading

Will Powell Deliver Another Blow to US Markets?


"Hawkish Powell Weighing on Stocks US equity markets are expected to open in the red on Thursday, as traders await the second appearance of the week from new Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell and a s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-01 15:19
Taggar: bull, financial, market

Bull Return? Bitcoin Eyes $11K Following Upside Break


"As bullish indicators strengthen, bitcoin now looks set to extend gains to $11,000 or higher, chart analysis indicates."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-27 12:35
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, bull, indicators

Fed?s Bullard Calls Current Sell Off as a Benign Correction


"St. Louis Fed President James Bullard said Monday the recent sharp stock market sell-off was relatively benign given that it was not driven by a sudden negative shift in investor perceptions about the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-26 20:45
Taggar: bull, market

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

Too Many Rate Hikes Could Harm Economy


"Central bankers need to be careful not to increase interest rates too quickly this year because that could slow the economy too much, St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard told CNBC on Thu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-22 17:08
Taggar: bank, bull, economy, rate

Bitcoin Rally Stalls But Bull Revival Shouldn't Be Ruled Out


"Bitcoin bulls need a convincing break above $11,250 to revive the recent price rally after prices dip once more."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-22 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Bitcoin Rally Stalls But Bull Revival Isn't Yet Ruled Out


"Bitcoin bulls need a convincing break above $11,250 to revive the recent price rally after prices dip once more."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-22 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Bitcoin Weathers Overnight Sell-Off, Looks to Test $12K


"Bitcoin bulls remain in control, despite a sell-off overnight, and thus look set to test the long-term inflection point over $12,000. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-21 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, point

Markets Update: Bullish Sentiment Returns to Crypto Markets


"Cryptocurrency markets have been accumulating gains again after the significant dips in value during the first two months of 2018. BTC/USD prices are holding steady above the $11,450 price range after..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-20 18:25
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency, market

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

EUR/USD ? Is the Rally Running Out of Steam?


"Are We Looking at an Overcrowded Market? It’s difficult to find anyone at the moment that isn’t bullish on this pair in the long term and under the current circumstances, they may have a p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-19 21:26
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, market, point

Bottom Confirmed? Bitcoin at 20-day High Near $11K


"Bitcoin seems to have found a bottom below $6,000, although a long-term bull revival is still not certain, according to the price charts."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-19 12:15
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

This Week in Bitcoin: Hip Hop and You Don?t Stop


"For the first time in forever ? okay, a month ? bitcoin is looking bullish again. Not wreck-a-china-shop bullish, but enough for us to focus on things other than price action. Things like hip-hoppers..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-19 08:30
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Markets Update: Bitcoin Recovers to Test $10,000 Area


"The BTC markets have ramped up to test the $10,000 USD area on leading exchanges following a break above resistance at $9,000. Bitcoin has recovered by more than 60% since testing the $6,000 area on F..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-15 20:09
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, market

Independent Ratings Agency Alerts Investors About Dangers of Tether


"Another outside observer of the controversial tether cryptocurrency is warning about the dangers it presents for the uninterrupted operation of USDT exchanges. Weiss Ratings is seeking to educate inve..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-13 21:55
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency

Bull Resistance? Bitcoin Price Needs Break Above $9K


"Bitcoin bulls risk losing control unless prices see a convincing break above $9,000 soon, the technical charts suggest."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-13 12:45
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Faced With Criticism IOTA Fans Try to Bully Growing List of Detractors


"Accusations of FUD, #fakenews and similar terms are sadly all too common in the crypto world. Startups in the field are many times headed by young people, sometimes bringing a needed fresh perspective..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-13 05:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Morgan Stanley Sees Market Bouncing Back From Current Setback


"A Morgan Stanley strategist thinks equities can surge more than 14 percent from their current levels despite their recent sharp pullback. Michael Wilson, equity strategist at Morgan Stanley, said in a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-12 22:09
Taggar: bull, rate

Bullish Signs Above $8K: Has Bitcoin Turned the Corner?


"Bitcoin clocked six-day highs above $9,000 over the weekend, but a long-term bull market revival may not be on the cards, yet."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-12 11:50
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, market

Bitcoin is ?Under-Owned? Among Institutional Investors says Dan Morehead


"The CEO and founder of Pantera Capital, Dan Morehead, recently told media that bitcoin is ?under-owned? by institutional investors despite high demand for cryptocurrency exposure. Mr. Morehead also pr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-11 03:11
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies, currency, market

Bull Case Strengthens? Bitcoin Stays Bid Above $8K


"Bitcoin could today extend the recent recovery from recent three-month lows, as the bullish indicators appear to strengthen."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-08 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, indicators

Markets Update: Long-Term Signals Suggest Bullish Bounce Imminent for BTC


"Many technical signals are indicating that the BTC markets may experience a bullish move in coming days following several weeks of heavy selling. Despite longer-term price action and stochastic RSI su..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-04 15:17
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, market

Trading Tip `The Wall´ ? I Was Wrong


"Last week, I made an analysis of the bitcoin price situation. My analysis noted that while the rumors of Wall Street price manipulation was most likely false, the fear was real. Despite that, the pric..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-03 23:45
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, bull, trading

Bitcoin Sinks Below $10k on $133 Billion January Loss


"Bitcoin has seen huge loses since early January, and may drop below $9,000 if the bulls don't take charge."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-01 14:10
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Dollar Struggles Despite Fed Optimism


"Eurozone Manufacturers Still Extremely Bullish Despite Stronger Euro It?s been a positive start to trading on the first day of the month, with markets in Europe trading well in the green and US future..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-01 14:04
Taggar: bull, manufacture, market, trading

$10K Exposed? Bitcoin Bulls Fail to Defend Price Floor


"Bitcoin is looking at $10,000 after the bulls failed to defend a key level in the early Asian hours, price chart analysis suggests."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-30 14:45
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, bull

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

Ethereum Is Quietly Closing In on Record Price Highs


"Ethereum's ether token could revisit record highs very soon, courtesy of last week's bullish price action."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-29 16:45
Taggar: bull

Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies Recover Gains After the Coincheck Hack


"Bitcoin markets and cryptocurrencies values across the board are seeing healthy rebounds after the past three weeks of price dips. At the moment there is some substantial consolidation happening, and..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-28 23:42
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies, market

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

Report Finds Correlation Between USDT Issuances and BTC Price Moves


"The Tether Report, a pseudonymously authored analysis examining the speculative assertion that bitcoin price volatility is highly correlated to the issuance of new USDT, has claimed that approximately..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-28 00:34
Taggar: analysis, bank, bitcoin, bull, report

Back at $1,500: Bitcoin Cash Could See Further Dip


"Technical analysis suggests that bitcoin cash could see a further decline ahead, but that bull scenarios are also in play."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 17:35
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, bull, technical analysis

Bitcoin Bull Reversal Sighted, But Momentum Proves Weak


"Bitcoin bulls seem to have gained an upper hand, but the cryptocurrency is still struggling to find follow-through buying today. On Wednesday, CoinDesk's Bitcoin Price index (BPI) closed (as per UTC)..."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-25 14:50
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency, price index

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

Stellar Run Ahead? XLM Flirts With Price Breakout


"Having rallied 27 percent in the last 24 hours, Stellar's XLM token is eyeing a bullish breakout on the price charts."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-24 16:25
Taggar: bull

Analysts and Bullion Dealers Notice a Relationship Between Gold and Bitcoin


"As cryptocurrencies have grown popular over the past year, researchers have noticed an inverse relationship between gold and bitcoin markets. Over the past two weeks, as cryptocurrency markets have sl..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-24 12:58
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies, currency, financial, gold, market, report

Bloomberg Radio Appearance


"Join me, Stephen Innes Head of Trading Asia, Live January 24 at 10:00 AM SGT  on Bloomberg Radio discussing: – how far to the upside does this week’s BOJ decision push the yen bulls –..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-24 12:45
Taggar: bull, trading

Ether Price Outlook Gloomy After Again Falling Below $1K


"The price of ether is likely to head south unless the bulls can quickly pull the price back over $1,100, price chart analysis indicates."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-23 17:00
Taggar: analysis, bull

Bear Grip Strengthens as Bitcoin Price Nears $10K


"Bitcoin prices look set to explore sub-$10,000 levels, leaving the bulls an uphill task to achieve a reversal."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-23 14:20
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Trading Tip `The Wall´ ? Why Do We Fall, Bruce?


"This week, the price of bitcoin reached a low-point of -53% from its December high. A few weeks ago, I wrote about the Death of the ?Get in before Wall Street!?-meme and why it made sense to Short the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-20 18:55
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, point, trading

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

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

Cryptocurrency?s Red Tuesday Firesale Leaves Everyone Speculating


"The cryptocurrency sky fell yesterday as 49 of the top 50 coins (by Market Cap) were down with only Tether (USDT) posting a gain. In fact, only two coins, KuCoin Shares and VeChain, showed losses l..."

Gold Nudges higher as weaker USD momentum builds


"Gold is highly sensitive to rising U.S. interest rates, as these increase the opportunity cost of holding non-yielding bullion, while boosting the dollar, in which it is priced. Asian stocks stepped b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-17 06:00
Taggar: bull, currencies, dollar, gold, oil, rate, share, shares

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..."

Credit Suisse Argues Irrational Exuberance Around ICOs Indicates Bitcoin Bubble


"In a paper written in the fall of 2017 and published on the Social Science Research Network (SSRN) on Friday, January 12, 2018, Credit Suisse?s Dietmar Peetz and Gregory Mall argue that the boom in..."

How Far Can Brent and WTI Rally Go?


"Another week of rising oil price and another record for money manager bets on gains. But can it last?With wagers on rising West Texas Intermediate and Brent crude futures mounting to new highs and the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-15 13:28
Taggar: bull, market, oil

FX Traders are not impressed by surging US CPI.


"FX Traders are not impressed by surging US CPI. Foreign Exchange traders were not impressed by the robust US CPI and Retail Sales prints and continued to flood into the top 2018 consensus trades.The E..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-14 00:25
Taggar: bull, cpi, foreign exchange, fx trade, retail sales

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Choppy Market Conditions Lead to Tests of Parabolic Resistance


"The bitcoin market has been getting chopped to pieces for weeks as the market has faked up, faked down, consolidated and routinely stopped out traders. Last week, we discussed a potential large mov..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-10 22:48
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, bull, financial, investment, market, point, rate, trading

Bond Markets Rattled as Central Banks Remove Stimulus


"With some of the biggest names in the market urging caution and governments flooding the market with paper, debt traders braced for what they feared could be the final days of a three-decade bull mark..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-10 14:46
Taggar: bull, market

Microsoft Has Stopped Accepting Bitcoin Deposits


"Cryptocurrency users are used to seeing more and more adoption of the instruments by companies. From time to time there are setbacks however, like Microsoft now reversing its previous bitcoin position..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-09 15:56
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency

Is Bitpay Bullying Other Bitcoin Wallets and Hurting Users? Privacy?


"Bitpay is facing a backlash against its decision to implement a controversial feature it says is meant to protect bitcoin users. The leading payment processor is accused of abusing its dominant positi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-08 23:30
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency

Next Week


"Central Banks: Policy meetings are scheduled in Israel, Poland, South Korea, Peru, Serbia, and Romania. Many Fed officials have scheduled public speaking engagements: Kashkari, Dudley, Evans, Bullard..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-05 22:39
Taggar: bank, bull

US DJ Rises Above 25,000


"The Dow Jones Industrial Average sailed past the 25,000-mark for the first time on Thursday, while other major indexes rose to new highs after a strong private jobs report added to a bullish sentiment..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-04 18:04
Taggar: bull, employment, report

Investors Look for Clarity in FOMC Minutes


"Wednesday January 3: Five things the markets are talking about Today’s release of the December FOMC minutes (2pm ETD) may have the potential to curtail the ‘mighty’ U.S dollar’..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-03 13:09
Taggar: bull, dollar, market, rate

Aim, Fire: Bulletproofs Is a Breakthrough for Privacy on Blockchains


"Taking the spotlight from zk-snarks, new privacy tech bulletproofs is garnering significant attention from a handful of blockchain developers. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-02 16:00
Taggar: bull

Global P2P Crypto Markets Experience Record Volume Throughout December


"The global peer-to-peer (P2P) bitcoin markets have seen record trading volume as a consequence of last week?s major price retracement. According to data provided by Coindance, numerous national market..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-31 09:05
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, market, profit, trading

CAC Edges Lower in Holiday-Thinned Trade


"European stock markets are having a quiet Christmas week, and the CAC is showing limited movement in the Thursday session. Currently, the CAC is at 5358.30, down 0.20% on the day. There are no French..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-28 15:28
Taggar: bull, indicators, market

DAX Remains Subdued in Thin Trading


"The DAX is showing little movement in the shortened trading week. Currently, the index is at 13,057.07, down 0.14% on the day. The sole event is the ECB Economic Bulletin, which comes two weeks after..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-28 12:49
Taggar: bull, cpi, trading

AUD/USD in a Tight Bullish Pennant on Daily Chart


"AUD/USD is currently consolidating inside a perfect example of a bullish pennant pattern. The daily chart shows that after four days of rally, the currency pair stalled a..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-21 14:59
Taggar: bull, currency, currency pair, trading

Markets Update: Bitcoin Cash Rallies to $4000 ? While BTC Markets Dip


"Bitcoin Cash (BCH) has experienced dramatic bullish action recently, gaining over 100% against USD in just three days. As of this writing, BCH is consolidating at approximately $3,800 after breaking a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-20 22:55
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, market

Still a Bit of Life in AUDUSD, NZDUSD & Gold? (Video)


"It is unusual to get any life in charts this time of year, but Craig Erlam, Senior Market Analyst at OANDA says there is still some! He looks at the AUDUSD FX pair chart to begin with, noting that it..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-20 17:33
Taggar: bull, market

How Bulletproofs Could Make Bitcoin Privacy Less Costly


"Bulletproofs, presented in a paper titled ?Bulletproofs: Short Proofs for Confidential Transactions and More,? describe a new zero-knowledge proof system. The proposal uses on-chain scaling for pri..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-20 16:33
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, inflation, rate

Bull Market Breather? Bitcoin Retreats After Run on $20k


"Bitcoin is facing significant resistence at $20,000, potentially putting in place the possibility the cryptocurrency's bull run could cool."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-18 14:45
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency

Markets Update: Bitcoin Spot Prices Slide After CME Group Opens Futures


"Bitcoin markets took a slide on Sunday evening December 17 about an hour after CME Group launched the company’s futures markets. Even though the beginning of the derivatives sessions were quite..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-18 10:30
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, market

Once Coy, Hedge Funds Now Rush to Bitcoin


"Bulls are on parade as hedge funds pour money into bitcoin-related projects and products. Traditional hedges have been outperformed by cryptocurrency funds in 2017, and the phenomenon has turned into..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-14 09:01
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bitcoin Rests at Tipping Point Before Deciding Next Move


"Bitcoin prices have currently stalled out in the $16,000s as the market decides if it wants to continue the ravenous bull trend or go through a more corrective phase. In the last 30 days, the price..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-13 21:38
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, bull, financial, investment, market, point, price trend, trading

Only Big Broker Offering CME Bitcoin Futures Allows Whales to Short


"Sunday?s historic opening of Chicago Board Options Exchange (Cboe) bitcoin futures proved almost too much for the legacy market maker. The world?s most popular cryptocurrency, however, remained resili..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-13 12:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency, market

No Stopping? After New High, Bitcoin Price Eyes $20k


"Following yesterday's all-time high, bitcoin bulls look set to push prices as high as $20,000 over the next few days."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-12 13:15
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Bitflyer CEO Says Japan and Leverage Is Leading Bitcoin Markets Higher


"Bitcoin?s value is higher than ever before, and the Japanese yen has been the top currency used within bitcoin?s global trade volume over the past year. According to the CEO of the Tokyo-based trading..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-11 20:55
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency, leverage, market, trading

Precious Metals Dealer Apmex Now Accepts Bitcoin for Purchases


"Bitcoin users can now purchase a variety of precious metals, bullion, coins, bars and numismatics products from the popular online dealer Apmex. The firm announced accepting bitcoin on December 8 and..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-11 17:30
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency

Malaysian Ringgit outlook for week of Dec 11


"By Bernama – December 9, 2017  KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit is likely to remain stable against the US dollar next week, supported by the positive spillover effect from the bullish October trade dat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-09 05:50
Taggar: bull, dollar, trading

Trading Column `The Writing on the Wall´ ? Shorting the Great Bitcoin Bull


"This is a weekly trading tips series called ?Writing On The Wall?, in which our game theory guide, Eric Wall, tries to decipher those writings. This week, shorting bitcoin. I absolutely abhor having t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-08 23:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, trading

Reddit?s /r/btc Reaches 100,000+ Subscribers in a Victory for Censorship Resistance


"Decentralization is a tool to attain censorship resistance. The more avenues for debate, the better. Bitcoiners around the world depend on forums such as the popular Reddit.com bulletin board for cand..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-08 13:30
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, rate

Vultures Circle Precious Metals


"The still heavy long positioning in the U.S. precious metals futures are about to have their metals tested if the charts are anything to go by. Gold Long-suffering bullish gold traders had more reason..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-06 11:13
Taggar: bull, gold, long position

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: A Potential Correction Could Be Coming


"The market is swinging to more and more aggressive highs as bitcoin has traversed down the length of the macro, parabolic bull market. In a very rare event, bitcoin actually managed to break the up..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-30 21:10
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, bull, financial, investment, market, point, trading

Overstretched? Bitcoin Price on Shaky Ground After 1,000% Gains


"Bitcoin prices are showing the first signs of bull market exhaustion, with several indicators suggesting overbought conditions."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-29 14:30
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, indicators, market

Markets Update: Bitcoin Bulls Set Their Sites for the $10,000 Target


"The price of bitcoin has grown significantly since our last price report when BTC surpassed US$9,000 per token. Now the cryptocurrency is setting its sites on the $10,000 target just two days later as..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-28 21:21
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency, market, report

Blockchain Developers? Token Creation and Smart Contract Movement


"New York entrepreneur Dean Anastos has a knack for creative ventures. He is a brain cancer activist known for the short films ?The Assignment? and ?Dear John McCain,? with several film projects in..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-28 19:22
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, financial, market, point, rate, report

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

$10,000 Today? Bitcoin Price Primed to Break Psychological Barrier


"With sentiment more bullish than ever, bitcoin prices look likely to test $10,000 levels ? and perhaps beyond."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-27 14:07
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Markets Update: Bitcoin Bulls Push the Price Above $8600


"The price of bitcoin (BTC/XBT) has spiked once again, reaching a new all-time high of $8,649 per BTC across global exchanges. A few days ago the price dipped below the $8K range, but subsequently rebo..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-25 17:25
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, market

Thanksgiving Lull? Bitcoin Trades Sideways But Rally May Continue


"Bitcoin is continuing its sideways journey today, with a pullback looking possible. However, the broader outlook still remains bullish"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-23 14:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Markets Update: Bitcoin Bull-Run Primes Altcoin Markets for New USD Highs


"With bitcoin currently consolidating above $8000 USD after establishing an all-time high of nearly $8400 USD, some liquidity has shifted towards the altcoin markets. This has resulted in several major..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-23 00:30
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, dollar, market

Top Wall Street Analysts Set New Bitcoin Price Targets Above $10,000


"Prominent Wall Street analysts from Fundstrat, Standpoint Research, and Galaxy Investment Partners are pointing to a coming bullish run on bitcoin, pushing the world’s most popular cryptocurrenc..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-22 00:30
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency, investment, point

Stanford?s Applied Cryptography Group Aims to Bulletproof Bitcoin


"Stanford University?s Applied Cryptography Group (ACG) is proposing Bulletproofs, a way to drastically reduce blockchain data, roughly ten-fold. The ACG team argues how using aggregation for transacti..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-20 12:55
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, rate

The Price of Bitcoin Exceeds $8K Across Global Exchanges


"The price of bitcoin reached an all-time high of over $8K per BTC across global exchanges on November 19. The bullish momentum pushed the price upwards nine days after the Segwit2x working group cance..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-19 20:16
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

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

Ripple Makes a Splash: XRP Price Looks Up on Amex News


"Positive news flow for Ripple seems to be boosting price, while the technical analysis also favors the bulls."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-17 16:30
Taggar: analysis, bull, technical analysis

Oil Close Leaves Longs Nervous


"Oil has settled at the bottom of its two-day range in Asia leaving bullish positioning nervous into the weekend. Oil slipped into wait and see mode overnight as a lack of drivers turned chatter more a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-17 06:07
Taggar: bull, oil

Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC Pushes All-time Highs and Tests Historic Resistance


"Throughout the life of bitcoin?s two-year bull run, it has been confined within two macro trends: one parabolic and one linear ? both on a logarithmic scale:Figure 1: BTC-USD, 1-Day Candles, Macro..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-16 23:00
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, bull, financial, indicators, investment, market, point, trading

Turning Tide? Bitcoin Tests $7,000 As Price Pushes Higher


"Analysis of the bitcoin price charts suggests the tide is slowly turning in favor of the bulls, although $7,000 could be a stumbling block."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-15 13:45
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, bull

Oil Gushes Lower Leading Commodity Exodus


"Oil prices tanked overnight as an overbought commodity market finally ran out of steam. The long-awaited short-term correction in oil prices finally occurred overnight with Brent and WTI, both plungin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-15 06:22
Taggar: bull, market, oil, rate

Bitcoin Bulletproofed: Wuille, Maxwell and More Propose Scalable Privacy Tech


"A paper outlining "Bulletproofs" contends to cut the down the size of confidential transactions, a long-anticipated privacy technology for bitcoin. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-15 05:30
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

BCH's New Combo: Bull Exhaustion With Limited Downside?


"Bitcoin cash is up again, after record price highs last week, but are the bulls running out of steam?"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-14 17:45
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

Another Taxing Week Ahead


"Another Taxing Week Ahead  The Dollar always seems to struggle in the absence of tier one US economic data, so fortunately for the dollar bulls next week will offer up both US CPI and Retail sales. Bu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-10 01:17
Taggar: bull, cpi, dollar, inflation, retail sales

Tim Draper Predicts Using Fiat Currencies in Five Years Will Be Laughable


"After making a prediction that bitcoin would be $10K by 2018, the American venture capitalist, Tim Draper, is still bullish about cryptocurrencies. In fact, Draper believes digital assets like bitcoin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-09 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies

Chicago Options Exchange Getting the Bitcoin Bug: ?We Believe? says President


"In a conference call updating investors and media on its third quarter (Q3) earnings, Cboe Global Markets, which owns the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) and BATS Global Markets, said it’s..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-08 16:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, bull, currencies, market

Another Taxing Day for Dollar Bulls


"Another Taxing Day for Dollar Bulls Month-end flow distortions, Fed Chair announcement and the anticipation of House Republicans  to release a draft of legislation on tax reform tomorrow likely explai..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-01 02:22
Taggar: announcement, bull, dollar, fx market, market

Oil Prices Near Two-Year Highs as Supply Cuts Bite


"Oil prices eased on Tuesday after a week of gains as the prospect of increasing U.S. exports dampened bullish sentiment that has driven Brent to more than two-year highs above $60 per barrel. Iraq?s m..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-31 11:20
Taggar: bull, oil

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

King Dollar rises again.


"King Dollar rises again. One thing Dollar bulls should remember is that they will forever and always have the worlds central banks in their corner with the Maestro himself, European Central Bank?s Mar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-29 13:46
Taggar: bank, bull, dollar

Bank of America Bullish on Bitcoin ETFs, Anticipates 1.6 Billion USD Market


"Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) reported how bitcoin has the potential of reaching over one and a half billion dollars as a market for exchanges, suggesting Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe), due..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-28 17:25
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, bull, currencies, dollar, market, report

The Aussie Dollar Plummets


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

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

Earnings, Oil, ECB and Japan


"Things can only get better. At least that’s what the stock bulls must be hoping as third-quarter earnings season falls short of expectations. Yes, it’s still early, but the members of the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-24 10:43
Taggar: bull

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

EUR/USD Dips on Prospects for Hawkish Fed Chair


"EUR/USD dipped today amid speculations that a new Federal Reserve chief may be a hawk. Market participants consider a December interest rate hike almost a guarantee and think..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-17 22:15
Taggar: bull, dollar, market, rate

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

Mix of Symmetrical and Ascending Triangle on Daily Chart of GBP/NZD


"After this August’s failed symmetrical triangle pattern, GBP/NZD is consolidating in a fusion of ascending and symmetrical triangles. However, now it points towards an u..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-15 18:32
Taggar: bull, point

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

JGBs Rally, Take BoJ?s Debt-Buying Reduction in Stride


"The Japanese government bond market retained its bullish momentum and edged up on Friday, taking in stride a move by the central bank to trim the amount of debt it bought at a regular purchasing opera..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-25 11:21
Taggar: bank, bull, market, point

Global Tourism Giant TUI Pursues Broad Blockchain Adoption


"The tourism and travel giant is using blockchain to track internal contracts, and is striking a bullish note on the tech's prospects in the industry."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-25 10:00
Taggar: bull

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

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..."

EUR/USD Declines Through the Day, Recovers After US Fundamentals


"The euro was in a downtrend versus the US dollar for the first half of the trading session today. It stalled after the New York session opening and en..."

EUR/USD Falls Before US Data, Soars on FOMC Minutes


"EUR/USD had fallen today even before any meaningful economic data was released anywhere in Europe or the United States. It continued to fall even as the US reports came o..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-16 20:44
Taggar: bull, currency, currency pair, dollar, report

Trump to Meet with Australian PM on May 4


"U.S. President Donald Trump will meet with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on May 4 in New York City as the two nations seek to repair a relationship strained by a row over an asylum seeker..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-26 16:05
Taggar: bull

Oil Trickles Lower as Gold Recovers


"Oil continued its downward grind overnight as gold recovered some of its losses as President Trump’s first 100-days draws to a close. OIL Oil continued its bullish unwind overnight, with both Br..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-25 02:58
Taggar: bull, gold, oil

Double Top, May Cause a EURUSD Flop


"Unnoticed this morning, Euro made a double top, which means USD/JPy may have better value going forward. We won’t dwell on Macron’s victory yesterday as much has and will be written. The o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-24 11:04
Taggar: bull

Antonopoulos Warns of Fraudulent Projects In The Blockchain Space


"In a talk given at the Africa Blockchain Conference on March 2 called “Blockchain vs. Bullshit: Thoughts on the Future of Money,” Andreas Antonopoulos provided clarity in regards to new &#..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-23 11:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull

French President Marcon, in waiting.


"French President Marcon, in waiting.   EURO   EURUSD soared to a five-month high on the French election results as the two principal candidates  (Macron and LePen) advance to the second round. The Eur..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-23 01:28
Taggar: bull

French President Marcon, in waiting.


"French President Marcon, in waiting.  EURO EURUSD soared to a five-month high on the French election results as the two principal candidates (Macron and LePen) advance to the second round. The euro tr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-23 01:25
Taggar: bull

CFTC: U.S. Dollar Net Longs Rebound from Five-Week Low


"Speculators rebuilt their bullish bet on the U.S. dollar earlier this week, raising net longs from a five-week low, according to calculations by Reuters and Commodity Futures Trading Commission data r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-17 15:04
Taggar: bull, dollar, trading

Yellen, French Elections and Geopolitics Impacting Markets


"Fed Chair Janet Yellen speaks later today at an event at the University of Michigan. St. Louis Fed District President Bullard is the latest Fed official to suggest that the Fed may end reinvestment of..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-10 16:55
Taggar: bull, investment

Ethereum Appcoin Matchpool CEO Suspected of Mishandling ICO Funds


"This week the Ethereum-based Matchpool CEO is facing scrutiny. The co-founder is accused of withdrawing Initial Coin Offering (ICO) funds from the project?s multi-signature account. According to sourc..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-08 00:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, market

Next Week


"Central Banks: Interest rate policy meetings in Canada, South Korea, Brazil, Chile, and Serbia. The Bank of Canada will publish a quarter Monetary Policy Report. Fed officials making public appearance..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-07 20:31
Taggar: bank, bull, rate, report

Markets Update: Bulls Test the Psychological $1200 Price Range


"On March 31 our Markets Update report had shown bitcoin?s price was looking bullish with buyers gaining control of the market. This week the story is still the same as the price has been on a steady i..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-07 18:29
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, market, report

Hedge Funds Reduce Large Oil Positions Uncertain About Supply


"Hedge funds have continued liquidating their large bullish position in crude amid doubts about the pace and timing of any rebalancing in the oil market. Hedge funds? net position in Brent and WTI has..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-04 18:02
Taggar: bull, market, oil, spread

Markets Update: Bitcoin Bulls May Be Prepping for a Charge


"This week the price of bitcoin has remained fairly stable, consolidating around the US$1,020-40 range with a small uptrend in global trading markets as the weekend approaches. Also read:  Bitcoin in N..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-31 18:38
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, market, trading

Oil opens at the overnight highs in Asia


"Beleaguered oil bulls finally had something to cheer about overnight, as crude jumped over 2 % following a lower than expected EIA Crude Inventory number. The build of 867,000 against 2 million barrel..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-30 02:47
Taggar: bull, market, oil

Next Week


"Central Banks: Monetary policy reviews in New Zealand, Sri Lanka, Russia, The Philippines, and Colombia. Minutes of prior policy meetings to be published by the Bank of Japan and Reserve Bank of Austr..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-17 22:18
Taggar: bank, bull

Gold Slightly Higher as G20 Meeting Continues


"Gold and silver prices are modestly higher in early U.S. trading Friday. This week?s price action in the precious metals has revived the bulls and given them technical momentum. Bullish weekly high cl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-17 15:41
Taggar: bull, gold, trading

?Carry on?, my wayward markets?


"?Carry on?, my wayward markets? The FOMC decision lived up to its stormy expectations, but seriously wrong-footed the markets and gutted dollar long position as dollar bulls found themselves hitting t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-16 02:24
Taggar: bull, dollar, long position, market

IEA: Oil Market Could Tilt into Deficit in H1 if OPEC Sticks to Cuts


"Global oil inventories rose for the first time in January as the market grappled with a swell in production last year, but if OPEC maintains its output cuts, demand should overtake supply in the first..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-15 14:46
Taggar: bull, market, oil, report

Oil Trades Under $50 as Oversupply Fears Return


"Oil bulls trying to push the crude market higher finally waved the white flag on Wednesday, triggering the biggest rout in a year, on concerns that stubbornly high inventory levels would persist despi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-09 20:39
Taggar: bull, market, oil, trading

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

Will Yellen Douse the Rate Flame?


"Friday March 3: five things the markets are talking about U.S economic data continues to be bullish and above expectations, coupled with the most recent comments from Fed officials this week are suppo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-03 13:05
Taggar: bull, market, rate

Bitcoin Traders Still Bullish As Price Nears $1,300 Highs


"Bitcoin traders are still bullish as the digital currency continues to reach new all-time highs. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-03 02:10
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency

Markets Update: The Top Ten Altcoins Then and Now


"While bitcoin?s price cracked a new all-time high of US$1,220, the top ten alternative cryptocurrencies also got a lift from the spike. The rise in bitcoin?s price has brought back a lot of memories f..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-27 10:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currencies, currency, market

Politics , Politics, Politics


"Politics, Politics, Politics   Politics will be in focus this week with President Trump addressing a joint session of Congress on Tuesday. While the recent dollar ranges remain intact, the Greenback i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-27 02:09
Taggar: bull, dollar

Next Week


"Central Bank Action: Interest rate policy meetings in Canada, Ukraine, Malaysia, Hungary and Israel. Publication of Federal Reserve Beige Book of regional conditions. Evans, Lacker, Yellen, Williams..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-24 22:26
Taggar: bank, bull, rate

Forever Fickle


"Forever Fickle US equity investors returned from the Presidents day holiday in a very bubbly mood as both the S&P 500 and Dow Industrials closed in on record territory again. The dollar put in a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-22 03:02
Taggar: bull, dollar

El-Erian Says Strong Data and Pro-Growth US Policies Driving Market


"The bull market is being propelled by a few key forces that reflect a pickup in overall sentiment, but there are two obstacles that could slow the rally, Allianz’s Mohamed El-Erian said Tuesday..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-21 16:58
Taggar: bull, market

USD Higher on Hawkish Fed Comments


"Dollar bulls were handed the baton after a Federal Reserve policy maker reinforced the chances for a U.S. interest-rate increase as soon as next month. European stocks climbed as gains in mining compa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-21 15:34
Taggar: bull, currency, dollar, rate

Swift Reveals Future Global Payment Tech ? Blockchain Not Included


"While Swift is bullish on its explorations of blockchain, it has sidestepped the tech in its new cross-border payments service, unveiled today. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-16 14:30
Taggar: bull

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

Fed?s Bullard Warns CB on Rushing Rate Hikes


"Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard said the central bank ought not rush to raising interest rates next month because uncertainty over the Trump administration?s fiscal policies..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-09 23:20
Taggar: bank, bull, rate

Fed?s Bullard Plays Dovish Saying Low Rates in 2017


"U.S. interest rates can likely remain low through at least 2017, with no clear sense yet of whether the new Trump administration’s policies will touch off higher inflation or growth, St. Louis F..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-09 17:11
Taggar: bank, bull, inflation, rate

3 Dead Cats And A Moon: A Guide to Bitcoin's Price Consolidation


"Willy Woo is an entrepreneur, angel investor, derivatives trader and cryptocurrency enthusiast. In this guest feature, Woo takes a tongue-in-cheek look at bitcoin's historical market performance, ulti..."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-09 03:12
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, bull, currency, market, trading

Despite New Highs, All May Not Be Well in the Market


"A former TV star as U.S. president doesn?t seem to have injected markets with much of a ??fear factor.?? But digging beneath the surface of an eight-year bull run exposes subtle signs that hint at an..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-06 16:39
Taggar: bull, market

Dollar Licks Its Wounds in Currency War


"Wednesday February 1: Five things the markets are talking about Words do hurt, just ask all the dollar ‘bulls’ – the ‘mighty’ buck has just completed its worst January in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-01 13:20
Taggar: bull, dollar, market

Gold Catches A Trump Tailwind


"Recent comments by US Officials and Mr. Trump himself has seen the USD weaken with a rush to safe havens such as Gold. However the hourly and daily charts are painting contrasting pictures of Gold at..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-01 10:07
Taggar: bull, gold

Ebullio: allegations pile up against hedge fund


"Ebullio adversaries push to prove losses were not high risk investments gone wrong, but deception. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-31 11:15
Taggar: bull, investment

Dollar Stumbles After Soft GDP and Trump Negotiation Skills


"Central banks to remain on hold with politics at the forefront The dollar is weaker after the Trump administration remained more focused on anti-trade policies than the fiscal stimulus and infrastruct..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-27 22:35
Taggar: bank, bull, dollar, inflation

EUR/USD Up After Disappointing Set of Data from USA


"EUR/USD rose a little today after US reports about gross domestic product and durable goods orders disappointed traders (at least those who want to be bullish on the doll..."

Markets Update: Upward Trends As All Eye Trump and China


"Most of this week’s cryptocurrency markets have been on an upward trend following the top digital asset, Bitcoin. On January 16 Bitcoin?s fiat price value broke the US$900 range, once again show..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-24 02:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency, market

Lack of Details Unwind the Trumpflation Trade


"Thursday January 12: Five things the markets are talking about U.S dollar bulls should be preparing for many more Trump disappointments. Yesterday’s was the first, but certainly not the last. In..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-12 13:31
Taggar: bull, dollar, market, point

Markets Update: The New Year?s Cryptocurrency Rollercoaster


"It?s been quite a rollercoaster in the cryptocurrency markets the past few days. Bitcoin had a significant bull run during the first two days of the year followed by a major downturn after nearly reac..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-07 19:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency, market

Bitcoin?s Bullish Uptrend Climbs to New Levels


"The price of bitcoin finally crossed the $1,000 USD range reaching a three-year all time high. At press time the current price per BTC is $1,130, and the past 24 hours of trading has been volatile. Si..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-04 01:00
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, indicators, trading

Suspense Lingers as Bitcoin's Price Eyes $1,000


"A continued bull run saw bitcoin prices push higher this week, but the digital currency failed to reach $1,000. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-30 01:46
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency

Gold Caught Between Trump and India


"It was supposed to be a good year for gold, given all the uncertainty and surprises over the U.S. presidential election, the British vote to leave the European Union and general concern about the heal..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-19 21:43
Taggar: bull, economy, gold

Will the Fed Deliver a Wake-Up Call to Markets?


"US futures are trading relatively flat ahead of the open on Wednesday, with traders opting for the cautious approach ahead of the final Federal Reserve decision of the year and a selection of economic..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-14 14:01
Taggar: bull, trading

Look Ahead for the Aussie


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

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

Trader?s Timeout: Gold Plunges to More than Nine-Month Lows


"Gold has been on a downward spiral since the US elections leading investors to turn bullish on the US economy. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-25 10:24
Taggar: bull, economy, gold

Bullish Flag Threatens to Break GBP/NZD Downtrend


"The US Presidential elections followed a few days after a rather bullish factor for the UK pound — the High Court decision that the Government will need t..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-20 18:25
Taggar: bull, dollar, pound

Forex Brokers Update ? November 20th, 2016


"Just a small update this week: ThinkForex has completed its rebranding into ThinkMarkets as the broker expands into broader financial markets. FXCM opened an office in South A..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-20 09:45
Taggar: bull, financial, forex, market, rate, spread

There?s No Stopping Me Now for the USD


"No Stopping Me Now  The focus overnight was on Fed Chair Janet Yellen’s testimony before the Joint Economic Committee, which reaffirmed what everyone has suspected – that barring some majo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-18 03:04
Taggar: bull

Fed?s Bullard Would Be Surprised by Fed Holding Rate in December


"It would need a surprise for the Federal Reserve not to raise U.S. interest rates next month, one of the central bank’s policymakers, James Bullard, said on Wednesday. “You would have to h..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-16 16:58
Taggar: bank, bull, point, rate, report

Next Week


"Central Banks: Mexico, Indonesia and Iceland have interest rate policy meetings. Bullard, Harker, Fishr, Williams, Rosengren and Lacker of the Fed speak publicly. So do Draghi, Weidmann, Constancio, D..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-11 18:51
Taggar: bank, bull, rate

All About the? Benjamins ?


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

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

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

Fed?s Bullard Says December Rate Hike Still on Track


"The Republican sweep of the White House and Congress could break the current gridlock over national policy in a potential boon to the U.S. economy, St. Louis Federal Reserve bank president James Bulla..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-10 19:56
Taggar: bank, bull, economy

Record High in Dow After Trump Sell-Off (Video)


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam talks about the US election and how the markets are trading the day after. He also gives his analysis on EURUSD, GBPUSD, USDJPY, Brent and WTI crude, Gold, DAX and th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-10 16:56
Taggar: analysis, bull, dollar, gold, market, oil, trading

Oil Higher Awaiting US Inventory Data


"Oil edged up on Tuesday ahead of the release of U.S. crude inventory data, which in recent weeks has provided bullish surprises, but comments by OPEC members regarding chances of an output cut kept a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-25 16:10
Taggar: bull, oil

Dollar Reluctantly Grinds Higher For Now


"Tuesday October 25: Five things the markets are talking about Rate differentials continue to support the “big” dollar, as it grinds higher across the board after a number of Fed speakers y..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-25 12:14
Taggar: bull, dollar, market, rate

Fed?s Bullard Says Low Rates Will Remain for Two to Three Years


"Low interest rates will likely be the norm during the next two to three years, James Bullard, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis and a voting member of the Federal Open Market Committe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-24 17:14
Taggar: bank, bull, market, rate

Fed?s Bullard Repeats One Rate Hike is All US Needs for Now


"St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard said on Monday that a single U.S. interest rate rise would be all that was necessary for the time being, repeating comments he had made recently. Bull..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-24 15:39
Taggar: bull, economy, rate

Fed Events Dominate Ahead of Next Week?s Meeting


"US futures are pointing higher on Monday, on course for similar gains to what we?re seeing in Europe where indices are threatening to or have broken above recent trading highs, in what could be a bull..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-24 13:05
Taggar: bull, market, point, trading

USDJPY ? First Bullish Confirmation Achieved


"The dollar has spent 2016 in a downtrend against the yen but has taken a bullish turn over the last few trading sessions, breaking through the ichimoku cloud on the daily chart and above the 55 and 89..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-10 18:51
Taggar: bull, dollar, trading

Oil Rises as OPEC says All Options Open to Discussion


"Oil rallied on Monday as the world’s largest producers gathered in Algeria to discuss ways to support the market, with nervous trade driving volatility to its highest since exporters met in Apri..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-26 15:59
Taggar: bull, market, oil

Next Week


"Central Banks: Monetary policy meetings will take place in the Czech Republic, Romania, Mexico, Colombia, Taiwan and Israel. Minutes from the Bank of Japan’s late-July Board meeting will be publ..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-23 17:13
Taggar: bank, bull

Former Fed Chief Greenspan Says Bull Market in Treasuries Unsustainable


"A day after Bill Gross said central-bank support limits the downside for long-term government debt, former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan called the bull market in Treasuries unsustainable. T..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-22 21:05
Taggar: bank, bull, market

Gold/Silver Ratio: Flirting with Support


"Ahead of tonight’s FOMC the Gold/Silver Ratio Chart is worth more than a passing glance In the bullion trade, the Gold/Silver ratio is known as the “mint” ratio. I won’t bore y..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-21 11:27
Taggar: bull, gold

OANDA MP ? API Eyed After IEA Oil Report (Video)


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam talks about the latest Fed commentary as the blackout period ahead of the meeting begins, UK inflation data and IEA’s expectations for oil. Fed Fatigue Does Not..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-13 15:53
Taggar: bull, dollar, inflation, market, oil

Will FOMC Raise Interest Rate in September 2016?


"Both June and July meetings have been disappointments to dollar bulls. The FOMC played its wait-and-see game. It was, of course, expected by the savvy market observers. T..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-12 21:20
Taggar: bull, dollar, market, point, rate

Central Banks Are Cut Gold Purchases by 40% in June


"The biggest owners of gold are tiring of the metal. Central banks — holders of about 32,900 metric tons of bullion — cut their purchases by 40 percent during the three months through June..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-30 17:06
Taggar: bank, bull, gold

CME Group to Launch Two Alumina Futures Contracts Next Month


"The new contracts will be settled against Metal Bulletin and Platts ?assessments of the ?price. ?"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-22 17:43
Taggar: bull

Markets Fish For Fed Clues


"Monday August 22: Five things the markets are talking about Most of the big’ dollars strength has come on the back of a number of ‘bullish’ Fed member comments over the past few sess..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-22 12:48
Taggar: bull, dollar, market, rate

XAU/USD ? Gold Steady as All Eyes on Fed Minutes


"Gold has ticked lower on Wednesday, as the metal trades at $1345.59 in the North American session. On the release front, the Federal Reserve will release the minutes of its July policy meeting. WeR..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-17 18:13
Taggar: bull, gold

Soros Fund Management Slashes Gold Stake in Second Quarter


"Soros Fund Management LLC sharply cut its shares in gold in the second quarter, when bullion prices rose to two-year highs, regulatory filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission showed o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-16 09:06
Taggar: bull, gold, share, shares

Next Week


"Monday Holidays: Assumption Day observed in several European markets. South Korean National Liberation Day commemorating freedom from Japanese colonialism. Central Banks: Bank Indonesia has an interes..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-12 18:09
Taggar: bank, bull, market, rate

Asia Market Roundup: Platinum Higher?


"Poor China data starts easing rumours and a rotation into risk on. Bullish technical set-up on Platinum. Neither of my two favourite precious metals has had a great day in Asia today. Platinum is off..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-12 09:39
Taggar: bull

UK Will Need More Than China Trade to Offset Brexit


"China trade is set to disappoint Brexiteers. Despite hopes that negotiating its own trade agreements would boost the U.K. economy, even the worlds’ biggest countries won’t serve as a magic..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-10 20:24
Taggar: bull, economy, point, trading

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

Morgan Stanley Says No US Rate Hike Until 2018


"Don?t look for a rise in U.S. interest rates until 2018, Morgan Stanley strategists said on Monday as they released their latest outlook. The Federal Reserve won?t be able to hike rates this year or n..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-18 16:36
Taggar: bull, rate

Oil Bounces From 2 Month Low Due to Soft USD


"Crude futures bounced back from two-month lows on Tuesday, helped by a weaker dollar, but an oil stocks overhang and a drop in bullish bets by investors weighed on prices. Brent crude was at $47.36 pe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-12 16:01
Taggar: bull, dollar, oil

APAC Currency Corner ? Caution is the name of the game


"    The US dollar posted modest upticks against the G10 currencies in the New York session. USD bulls found solace in yesterday?s US initial jobless claims, which fell to a lower-than-expected 264k la..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-10 03:44
Taggar: bull, currencies, dollar, employment

London Appetite for Gold Bars, Coins Rises on Brexit Nerves


"At Sharps Pixley, a gold showroom in London’s smart Mayfair district, demand for bullion bars and coins is rising, with men and women of all ages buying up the safe-haven metal in case of a Brit..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-09 09:57
Taggar: bull, gold

Ebullio Head No-Show for Trial, £100k Judgement


"Judgement of £100k goes against the head of Ebullio Capital Management, Lars Steffensen, who failed to appear at court."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-09 09:04
Taggar: bull

Cameron Accuses Rivals in EU Referendum Campaign of Lying


"Prime Minister David Cameron accused those campaigning for Britain to leave the European Union of lying, saying on Tuesday he had to challenge their views after watching TV news bulletins. The prime m..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-08 08:50
Taggar: bull

Fed Bullard Says June Rate Hike Chances Are Lower Now


"It’s a “fair assessment” that the chances of a June rate hike are now much lower, St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard told The Wall Street Journal on Monday. Following..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-06 18:02
Taggar: bull, rate, report

Markets Prepared to Fed Rate Hike Says Bullard


"St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard said on Monday global markets appear to be “well-prepared” for a summer interest rate hike from the Fed, although he did not specify a dat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-30 16:10
Taggar: bull, market, rate

Ebullio Saga Continues As Investor Enforces Judgement


"Enforcement action comes amid greater scrutiny of commodities hedge fund Ebullio?s assets. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-29 09:31
Taggar: bull

Next Week


"Central Banks:  Central Bank of Iceland and European Central Bank hold policy meetings.  ECB President will preside over a press conference, and new macroeconomic forecasts are due.  Th..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-27 22:40
Taggar: bank, bull

APAC Currency Corner ? oil boosts markets. Spotlight on Yellen


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

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

Firmer Commodity Prices


"Crude oil (+0.7%) and a wide spectrum of industrial metal prices firmed overnight.  WTI touched a high of $49.97 per barrel, and brent surpassed $50.00. St. Louis Fed President James Bullard is t..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-26 14:08
Taggar: bull, market, oil, rate

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

St Louis Fed Pres James Bullard Says June Rate Hike Not Set in Stone, but Labor Data Favorable


"A U.S. Federal Reserve rate hike in June or July wasn’t set in stone, but labor data suggested it was time to pull the trigger, St. Louis Fed President James Bullard told CNBC. “There̵..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-25 08:47
Taggar: bull, market, rate

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

Next Week


"Central Banks:  Monetary policy meetings in Canada, Turkey, Hungary, Israel and Ukraine.  Fed Chair Yellen heads a list of U.S. central bank officials speaking publicly that also includes Ka..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-20 18:59
Taggar: bank, bull

Gold Takes ?Brunt of the Selling? as Fed Primes Markets for Hike


"Gold is heading for the longest run of weekly losses this year courtesy of the Federal Reserve, which signaled in comments from policy makers and meeting minutes that U.S. interest rates may rise as e..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-20 09:43
Taggar: bull, gold, rate

Sterling Volatile on Brexit Polls


"The pound will be fundamentally a long-term bullish currency, however polls drive short-term direction."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-19 09:46
Taggar: bull, currency, pound

This Week?s Trade Ideas: EUR/USD, AUD/USD, Gold, S&P 500


"EUR/USD retreats, AUD/USD weakness continues, gold remains bullish."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-16 11:36
Taggar: bull, gold

Gold Rises on Dip Buying as US Employment Appears Weak Ahead of NFP


"Gold prices are higher in early U.S. trading Thursday, on a ?buy the dip? bounce following the recent profit-taking selling pressure. Gold bulls are encouraged today as their precious metal is higher..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-05 15:45
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, profit, trading

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

CAD Bullish as Tier-1 Data Smashes Estimates


"The Canadian dollar is a weak bullish currency at present as the Bank of Canada remains satisfied with economic developments."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-28 11:29
Taggar: bank, bull, currency, dollar

Analysis: British Referendum Drives Sentiment in the Pound


"The pound should remain bullish in the long-term, however polls drive short-term direction."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-27 09:44
Taggar: bull, pound

EUR/USD Rides on Poor Data Coming from USA


"EUR/USD fared quite well today and has rallied strongly following a series of macroeconomic reports coming out of the United States. Nearly all indicators have disappointed th..."

USD/CAD in Descending Channel Since January 2016


"A very long descending channel can now be seen on the daily chart of the USD/CAD currency pair. It had started forming right after the multi-year peak registered on ..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-24 17:49
Taggar: bull, currency, currency pair

APAC Currency Corner-Rollercoaster


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

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

EUR/USD Erases Gains After ECB Meeting


"EUR/USD had started a strong rally after 9:00 GMT but has lost it after the monetary policy meeting of the European Central Bank. (Event A on the chart.) Now, market..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-21 19:48
Taggar: bank, bull, market

Greenback Trades Mixed as Rate Hike not on Immediate Horizon


"The USD remains bullish in the long term, but dovish Fed statements in late March have taken the edge off its bullishness."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-18 21:43
Taggar: bull

EUR/USD Bounces After US CPI Disappoints


"EUR/USD was slowly gravitating to the downside during the current trading session but bounced after the release of mixed US economic data. While unemployment claims made a..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-14 16:03
Taggar: bull, cpi, dollar, employment, oil, trading

Record Bullish Bets Fail To Advance Yen


"Hedge funds and other large speculators boosted bullish-yen wagers to the highest since at least 1992 as Japan?s currency struggled to extend its gains into a seventh day. The yen advanced to a fresh..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-11 14:11
Taggar: bull, currency

Crude Oil ? Too Early For Celebrations


"Inventory data out today was bullish, but it's still just noise for now."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-07 14:06
Taggar: bull

AUD/USD ? Aussie Subdued, Markets Eye Fed Minutes


"The Australian dollar is almost unchanged on Wednesday, following sharp losses this week. At the start of the North American session, AUD/USD is trading at 0.7530. In the US, today?s highlight is the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-06 14:30
Taggar: bull, dollar, trading

Gold Steady After Post Yellen Speech


"Gold prices are trading not far from unchanged levels in early U.S. dealings Wednesday. The market is pausing and consolidating after the solid gains posted Tuesday afternoon that did reinvigorate the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-30 15:59
Taggar: bull, gold, market, rate, trading

After Fed Hawkish Views Spotlight Turns to Yellen on Tuesday


"In interviews over the Easter weekend, Federal Reserve officials continued to sound optimistic about a rate hike happening in the next few meetings, but a speech by Fed Chair Janet Yellen Tuesday will..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-28 20:39
Taggar: bull, market, rate

AUD/JPY ? Symmetrical Triangle After Short-Term Uptrend


"Normally, symmetrical triangles follow strong directed movement. They represent consolidation before a continuation of the trend. This time, the daily chart of AUD/JPY is demo..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-27 19:08
Taggar: bull, currency, currency pair

Week Ahead in FX ? Hawkish Fedspeak Boosts USD Ahead of NFP


"Several Fed Members Have Hinted a Rate Hike Could Happen in April FOMC Meeting U.S. Saint Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard issued strong statements about the central bank’s rate dec..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-24 22:36
Taggar: bank, bull, market, rate

Fed?s Bullard Says Near Full Employment Could Force Rate Hike


"Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard said a decline in joblessness below the natural rate may force policy makers to raise rates faster in the future. ?We?re in reasonably good sh..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-23 15:58
Taggar: bank, bull, rate

Tuesday-Wednesday Two-Day Highlights


"The dollar on Wednesday extended Tuesday gains and has appreciated since the Monday closing by 1.3% against sterling, 0.7% vrsus the yen, 0.9% vis-a-vis the kiwi, 0.5% relative to the euro and Swiss f..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-23 14:59
Taggar: bull, dollar, kiwi, rate

Short Week Gives Investors Excuse to Book Profits after Huge Rally


"Despite all the bullish talk, gold has weakened since the stock market bottomed on February 11"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-22 10:01
Taggar: bull, gold, market

Australia Headed for Early Elections as PM Warns on Reforms


"Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has warned he will dissolve parliament and call early federal elections if his reforms are not approved just six months into the job, marking yet another sha..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-21 09:54
Taggar: bull

Next Week


"Central Banks:  Interest rate policy meetings in Hungary, Thailand, Taiwan, Turkey, and the Philippines.  Lockhart, Evans, Bullard and Harker of the Fed Speak publicly. So do Stevens and Edey of the R..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-20 02:39
Taggar: bank, bull, rate

Legal Troubles Mount for Commodities Fund Ebullio


"FOS rules against Ebullio for maximum £150,000, also faces trial for allegedly failing to pay former partner's severance. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-17 11:44
Taggar: bull

FTSE 100 Is About To Meet Its 200-Day-Average


" Talking Points Price has stalled but the short-term trend remains bullish above the February 29 low of 6034. U.K. ..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-09 08:13
Taggar: bull, point

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

Palm Oil Seen Extending Bull Run as El Nino Reduces Output


" Palm oil?s bull run has further to go as El Nino-induced dry weather curbs production in the world?s top growers.Nine..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-08 05:18
Taggar: bull, oil

AUDUSD ? Bullish Pattern Follows Strong Week


"The Australian dollar sprung to life again last week against its U.S. counterpart, rallying more than 300 pips from its lows and managing to close near its week high. The result of this was a very bul..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-07 17:10
Taggar: bull, dollar

Gold Lower After Profit Taking


"Gold prices are modestly lower in morning dealings Monday, on some profit-taking pressure from recent gains. Bulls remain in firm near-term control as prices are trending higher and hovering near last..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-07 16:33
Taggar: bull, gold, profit

Gold Lower on Profit Taking and Higher Risk Apetite


"Gold prices are moderately lower in early U.S. trading Friday, on profit-taking ahead of the weekend and on chart consolidation following recent gains. The gold bulls continue to show resilience as th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-26 17:24
Taggar: bull, gold, market, profit, rate, trading

Fed?s Bullard Sticks to Script, Says Unwise to Keep Hiking Rates


"A top Federal Reserve official on Wednesday reiterated his opposition to further interest rate hikes given that U.S. inflation expectations have fallen and threaten the U.S. central bank’s credi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-25 05:44
Taggar: bank, bull, inflation, market, rate

Next Week


"Central Bank Activity:  Interest rate policy meetings in Israel, Hungary, and Turkey.  Officials speaking in public:  Debelle of Reserve Bank of Australia; Praet, Nouy and Lauteuschlage..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-19 22:09
Taggar: bank, bull, rate

Hawk Bullard Calls Raising Rates Unwise


"St. Louis Fed leader cites declining inflation expectations Asset-price bubbles aren’t a worry amid turmoil, he adds Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard said recent financi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-18 16:30
Taggar: bank, bull, financial, inflation, market, oil, rate

Expressions of Concern


"St. Louis Fed President Bullard, who had previously been urging interest rate normalization, gave a speech warning that further rate hikes would be risky in light of the continuing decline of market-b..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-18 16:01
Taggar: bank, bull, indicators, inflation, market, rate

In Switch, Bullard Warns Against Rate Hikes, Suggesting Fed?s Direction


"One of the U.S. Federal Reserve’s most prominent advocates of higher interest rates on Wednesday declared it “unwise” to move any further in light of weak inflation and global volati..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-18 11:28
Taggar: bull, inflation, rate

Goldman Predicts Gold Drop


"Investors should short gold, one of the best performing assets this year, Goldman Sachs said, as it believes a recent rally triggered by concerns over the health of the global economy has been overdon..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-16 18:18
Taggar: bank, bull, economy, gold, rate

Gold Rises as Safe Haven Flows Drive Metal


"Gold prices are higher and scored a nearly three-month high in early U.S. trading Tuesday. More safe-haven demand and technical buying are featured and bulls have near-term momentum on their side. Feb..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-26 17:10
Taggar: bull, gold, trading

Brent Oil Drops Under $29 After IEA Oversupply Comments


"Brent crude oil prices pared gains after rising more than 5 percent on Tuesday as investors viewed bullish Chinese oil demand data as a buying trigger, but contracts remained near 12-year lows as the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-19 18:57
Taggar: bull, market, oil

Gold Drops After Wall Street Open


"Gold fell on Thursday, shrugging off weaker European equity markets as a rebound in oil prices from 12-year lows and a higher opening on Wall Street pointed to a recovery in risk appetite, blunting bu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-14 17:39
Taggar: bull, gold, market, oil, point

Oil Price Drop Has Implications for Fed Decisions


"The latest plunge in crude prices has implications for monetary policy in the United States, a top Federal Reserve official said Thursday. St. Louis Fed President James Bullard ? a voting member of th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-14 17:28
Taggar: bank, bull, oil

Next Week


"Central Banks:  Interest rate policy meetings are scheduled next week in the U.K., South Korea, Indonesia, Poland, Hungary, Serbia, Chile and Peru.  The Federal Reserve Beige Book of regiona..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-09 19:14
Taggar: bank, bull, rate

Is Buying Dollars in 2016 a Smart or Foolish Trade?


"Is Buying Dollars in 2016 a Smart or Foolish Trade? <p> 2015 has been a great year for the U.S. dollar but with only 5 trading days left many investors are wondering if being long dollars in 2..."

Blog: Kathy Lien - Forex Blog - Currency Research
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-28 19:51
Taggar: bull, dollar, trading

Is Buying Dollars in 2016 a Smart or Foolish Trade?


"Is Buying Dollars in 2016 a Smart or Foolish Trade? 2015 has been a great year for the U.S. dollar but with only 5 trading days left many investors are wondering if being long dollars in 2016 is still..."

Blog: Kathy Lien - Forex Blog - Currency Research
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-28 19:51
Taggar: bull, dollar, trading

India to Choose Japan as Partner in $15B High Speed Rail Deal


"The prime ministers of Japan and India are set to agree a $15bn preliminary deal to build India?s first high-speed rail line. Officials in the two countries said an agreement to build the 505km bullet..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-11 17:01
Taggar: bull

Gold Lower After Correction to Start the Week


"Gold is modestly lower in early U.S. trading Monday, on a mild downside correction following a solid advance last Friday that saw prices hit a two-week high and score a technically bullish weekly high..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-07 17:24
Taggar: bull, gold, trading

Oil Rose Ahead of OPEC Meeting at the End of the Week


"Crude futures rose more than 1 percent on Monday as speculators took bullish bets on the odd likelihood of a surprise outcome at this week’s OPEC meeting and as refined oil products rallied. Few..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-30 18:51
Taggar: bull, oil

AUDUSD ? Evening Star Casts Doubt on Breakout


"After breaking above the descending channel that it has traded within for more than a year, the Australian dollar has failed to gather much momentum against the greenback and once again appears to be..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-26 15:28
Taggar: bull, dollar

AUDUSD ? Bullish Breakout Unconvincing


"The Australian dollar has traded within a descending channel against the greenback for more than a year now but in the last couple of days it appears to have finally broken above it, which could be a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-24 18:53
Taggar: bull, dollar

Italy Plans Bad Bank-Style Debt Clean-Up to Aid Recovery


"Italy plans to launch a series of bad bank-style measures as early as the end of the year in an effort to cut its 330 billion ($350.4 billion) pile of non-performing loans (NPLs) as it seeks a “..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-23 14:24
Taggar: bank, bull

OANDA MP ? Draghi Sinks the Euro Again (Video)


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam discusses today’s dovish message from ECB President Mario Draghi, looks ahead to speeches from Fed officials Bullard and Dudley and gives his analysis on EURUSD..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-20 15:30
Taggar: analysis, bull, market

Next Week


"Central Bank Developments:  Interest rate policy meetings are scheduled in Japan, Hungary, Indonesia, and South Africa.  Policy changes are not predicted.  Minutes will be published for..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-13 19:51
Taggar: bank, bull, rate

Australian Jobs Smash Expectations with 58,600 New Jobs in October


"Australia?s jobless rate has fallen below 6 per cent for the first time in five months, surprising economists and delivering a boost to the administration of Malcolm Turnbull, the country?s new prime..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-12 13:29
Taggar: bull, economy, rate

US Dollars Strength May Cap Rates


"Dollar bulls have reason to be wary of the currency?s Friday rally on stronger-than-forecast U.S. labor data. The jobs report bolstered the case for a December interest-rate increase by the Federal Re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-09 14:16
Taggar: bull, currency, dollar, rate, report

Next Week


"Central Bank Action:  Interest rate policies are scheduled in South Korea, The Philippines, and Peru.  Fed officials, who will be speaking in public, include Rosengren, Lacker, Bullard, Dudl..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-08 01:14
Taggar: bank, bull, finance, rate

USDJPY ? Looks Increasingly Bullish at Resistance


"The dollar has been looking increasingly bullish against the yen over the last couple of weeks but continues to face difficulty when it comes to breaking through 121.50. What’s interesting is th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-04 17:42
Taggar: bull, dollar

UK Construction Eyeing Fourth Quarter Recovery


"European markets are poised for another higher open on Tuesday, taking the lead from the more bullish sentiment that drove US indices to some decent gains at the start of the week and much of Asia hig..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-03 08:40
Taggar: bull, market

Gold Falls as US December Rate Hike Still in Cards


"Gold declined to a four-week low and investors cut their holdings in bullion-backed funds to the lowest in two weeks as traders gave even odds that the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates in Dec..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-02 17:47
Taggar: bull, gold, rate

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

US PMI Eyed as Eurozone Services Drives Growth


"Eurozone Services Sector Picks Up Manufacturing Slack It?s been a good start to the European session on Friday, with the encouraging eurozone PMI readings compounding the bullish sentiment on the back..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-23 14:21
Taggar: bull, pound

AUDUSD ? Triangle Holds Clue to Next Move


"It’s been a mixed week for AUDUSD which started with the pair breaking through the neckline of the double bottom and looking much more bullish, before breaking back below it again on weak Chines..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-16 19:04
Taggar: bank, bull, rate

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

6 Reasons Why Investors Are Feeling ?Lost and Bearish?


"Are you feeling clueless? Has the seven-year bull run in equities left you feeling nervy in the face of a potential rate hike in the U.S. and weakening growth in China? You are not alone. The results..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-16 14:10
Taggar: bank, bull, rate

Fed?s Bullard Calls for Gradually ?Edging? Rates Higher


"The Federal Reserve should gradually raise interest rates, said James Bullard, the president of the St. Louis Fed, on Tuesday. “Prudent monetary policy suggests gradually edging the policy setti..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-13 15:54
Taggar: bull, rate

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

Next Week


"Central Banks:  Policy meetings are scheduled next week in Mexico, South Korea, Indonesia and Peru.  The Fed Beige Book of regional conditions will be published.  BOJ minutes arrive...."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-09 18:28
Taggar: bank, 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

Bill Gross Says Capitalism Can?t Survive at 0%


"Many people think the time has come for the Federal Reserve to wean the U.S. economy off easy money. They point to improvements in the jobs market, the bull market in stocks and auto sales that have r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-07 17:31
Taggar: bull, economy, market, point

Gold Rises After NFP Stumble and Palladium Surge


"Gold held the biggest advance in almost nine months after figures showed that U.S. payrolls rose less than expected and wages stagnated, reducing the possibility of an interest rate increase this year..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-05 04:03
Taggar: bull, gold, rate

Next Week


"Central Bank Beat:  Interest rate policy meetings are scheduled in Australia, the U.K., Poland and Japan.  Minutes from the mid-September FOMC meeting will be published, and Dudley, Williams..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-02 21:48
Taggar: bank, bull, rate

OPEC Expects Crude to Reach $80 by 2020


"Hedge funds slashed their bets on falling oil prices, leaving them the most bullish in two months as OPEC called for a return to $80 crude. Money managers? net-long position in West Texas Intermediate..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-21 03:31
Taggar: bull, long position, oil

USD Starts Recovery After Fed Rate Hold


"The dollar started Monday trade on a firm footing, having recovered recent losses as major central banks were quick to burnish their dovish credentials after the Federal Reserve last week delayed a lo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-21 03:23
Taggar: bank, bull, dollar, rate

Non Voter Bullard Says Case for Higher Rates is Strong


"St. Louis Fed President James Bullard said he argued against last week’s decision by the U.S. Federal Reserve to hold interest rates steady, and felt other policymakers had not made a compelling..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-21 03:14
Taggar: bull, rate

WTI Crude ? Seeking Bullish Break Confirmation


"WTI crude is seeking confirmation of the bullish break above the descending trend line ? 31 August highs ? that took place on 16 September. The retest of this coincides with the ascending trend line ?..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-18 16:29
Taggar: bull

Oil Falls After Japanese Trade Data Disappointment


"Oil prices fell on Thursday after weak Japanese data sounded alarm bells over the prospects for global growth, outweighing the bullish impact of a weaker dollar and a bigger-than-expected decline in U..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-17 15:45
Taggar: bull, dollar, oil

New Zealand PM Says He Will be Happy if Australia/China Free Trade Deal Fails


"New Zealand?s prime minister will be ?quite happy? if Australia fails to seal its controversial free trade deal with China. The new government under Malcolm Turnbull has fast-tracked legislation for t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-17 03:55
Taggar: bull

Australia PM Tony Abbott Ousted


"Australia is to have a new prime minister after Tony Abbott was ousted as leader of the Liberal Party by cabinet minister Malcolm Turnbull. In the hastily-arranged party leadership ballot, Mr Abbott..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-14 15:03
Taggar: bull

Dollar Holds onto Gains as NFP Disappoint


"US nonfarm payrolls released today were disappointing for dollar bulls, but that did not prevent the US currency from rising. The thing is that, while employment growth was below foreca..."

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

GBPUSD ? Big Test for Major Support


"Cable has looked quite bullish since bottoming out in April but it looks as though its failure to break through the 50 fib level ? 15 July highs to 13 April lows ? back in June was a warning that the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-26 19:10
Taggar: bull, cable

EURUSD ? Strong Rebound Suggests False Breakout


"Last week I highlighted 1.1375-1.1525 as being a massive resistance level for the euro against the dollar, stating that a break above here would be very bullish. That was before the markets experience..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-25 17:30
Taggar: bull, dollar, market

Gold ? Strong Rejection at Big Resistance Level


"Another strong start to the session for Gold saw it rally towards $1,168.50 this morning, slightly beyond the price projection highlighted on Wednesday (Gold ? Bullish Flag Broken Ahead of FOMC Minute..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-21 16:38
Taggar: bull, gold

Gold ? Bullish Flag Broken Ahead of FOMC Minutes


"After a brief period of consolidation over the last week, Gold has pushed higher today, breaking through the top of the flag formation ? a bullish continuation pattern. The break above the flag, highl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-19 17:44
Taggar: bull, gold, point

USD/CAD Sucking Wind While AUD Finds Support


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

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

Russia Expands Banned Food List


"Russia, which has been destroying brie and other banned Western foods, may have to rev up the bulldozers again to keep pace with a growing list of prohibited imports. On Thursday, Moscow added more it..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-13 17:18
Taggar: bull

China: Yuan Devaluation of 10% ?Nonsense?


"Dollar bulls get a break overnight PBoC willingness to use its FX reserves calms markets BoK holds rates steady, acknowledges yuan threat to growth Will US retail sales have the doves on the run? Chin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-13 13:29
Taggar: bank, bull, currency, dollar, market, rate, retail sales

EURUSD ? Bullish Breakout on Fed Rate Hike Doubts


"The euro is looking quite bullish in the short term against the dollar having broken through 1.11, resistance level over the last month, as well as the descending trend line that dates back to 1 July..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-12 16:48
Taggar: bank, bull, dollar

GBPUSD ? Inverse Head and Shoulders?


"Cable once again bounced off its 89-day simple moving average on Friday and has since rallied and got the week off to a good start, despite some weakness early in the European session. The failure to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-10 17:18
Taggar: bull, cable

Rumors of Commodities? Demise Are Not Being Exaggerated


"Commodities are the gift that keep on not giving. The sector is in the throes of an ‘annus horribilis’, having gotten wrecked over the past few years despite massive liquidity that should..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-10 15:53
Taggar: bull

USD/CAD ? Commodity Prices A Blessing For Loonie Bears


"Summer trading lull takes hold Chinese data does not ease investor worries CAD bulls losing out U.S bills curve backing up as expected It’s difficult to get excited by these markets, as the mid-..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-10 15:47
Taggar: bull, market, trading

Gold Unchanged Eyeing Fed Decision


"Gold prices are trading not far from unchanged levels in early U.S. dealings Monday. The yellow metal has been trading sideways at lower levels for the past three weeks, after hitting a 5.5-year low i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-10 15:25
Taggar: bull, gold, market, trading

Oil Remains Near Multi-Month Lows


"Oil hovered near multi-month lows on Thursday with Brent under $50 a barrel after investors sold crude on worries about rising U.S. gasoline inventories as peak summer demand comes to an end.  Gasolin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-06 06:08
Taggar: bull, oil

Gold Steady as Summer Doldrums Set In


"Gold prices are near unchanged in early U.S. trading Tuesday. Some mild short covering in the futures market and bargain hunting in the spot market are featured. Bullish outside markets on this day?a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-04 16:30
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, market, oil, trading

Gold Steady Around $1095 After Worst Month in Two Years


"Gold edged lower early on Monday, trading near a 5-1/2-year low, as expectations for a near-term hike in U.S. interest rates kept up the downward pressure after bullion fell the most since 2013 in Jul..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-03 03:16
Taggar: bull, gold, rate, trading

Gold Rebounds After US Soft Economic Data


"Gold prices on Friday morning are posting a decent rebound from selling pressure that earlier this week drove prices to a 5.5-year low. Short covering in the futures market and bargain hunting in the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-31 16:57
Taggar: bull, gold, market, trading

Bloomberg Survey Paints Pessimistic Future for Gold


"The problem for gold isn?t just that prices are dropping. For many, the metal also has lost its charisma. Sentiment means a lot in the bullion market, where only about 60 percent of what gets mined or..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-29 16:47
Taggar: bull, gold, market

Investors Need to Consider That Gold May Fall to $350 an Ounce


"Gold bugs, who have just begun to digest bullion?s more than $100 drop over the past month, need to prepare for the possibility of an even bigger decline. That, at least, is the forecast of Claude Erb..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-29 15:12
Taggar: bull, finance, gold

Chinese Gold Demand to Drop as Financing Deals Unwind


"China’s gold imports could fall as much as 40 percent this year as demand for bullion used to back domestic financing deals decreases, the world’s biggest refiner Valcambi said. A lot of t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-28 16:15
Taggar: bull, gold

Next Week


"Central Banking Front:  Five central banks hold monetary policy reviews: Brazil, Russia, Israel, Mexico, and the Federal Reserve.  No press conference is scheduled after the FOMC statement..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-24 18:22
Taggar: bank, bull, market

GBPUSD ? Bearish Reversal on Poor Retail Sales


"As highlighted yesterday (GBPUSD ? Possible Morning Star on Key Support), cable was starting to look more bullish again following a week or so of consolidation and, despite threatening not to at times..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-23 18:55
Taggar: bull, cable, trading

Bullion Dealers Seeks to Unmask Weekend Big Sellers


"As the global bullion market continues to reel from a dramatic plunge in gold prices on Monday, traders from Hong Kong to New York are pointing the finger at others for being behind the move while str..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-23 17:23
Taggar: bull, gold, market, point, trading

EURUSD ? Bullish Rebound Off Big Fib Level


"A strong session for the euro against the dollar yesterday following a four day losing streak led to the completion of the morning star formation, a bullish setup that followed a bullish divergence on..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-22 19:23
Taggar: bull, dollar

GBPUSD ? Possible Morning Star on Key Support


"Cable is potentially looking quite bullish again after consolidating over the last week. The pair found support around 1.5530 from the 55 and 233-day simple moving averages and the 38.2 fib level ? 8..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-22 19:04
Taggar: bull, cable

Fed?s Bullard Says Better than 50% Chance of Rate Hike in September


"There is a better than 50 percent chance that the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates in September, a top Fed official told the Fox Business network on Monday. St. Louis Fed President James Bull..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-20 16:45
Taggar: bull, inflation, market, rate

Prudent FED Pummels G10 Currencies


"Fed favors prudent, but steady approach to rate hikes Dollar aided by diverging G7 monetary policy expectations Hawkish BoE pressures EUR/GBP longs Loonie bulls looking to crude prices for support It&..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-16 13:09
Taggar: bank, bull, dollar, loonie, market, rate

Gold Steady Just Below $1150 on U.S. Rates Talk


"Gold hovered near its lowest level since March on Thursday after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen reiterated that a U.S. interest rate increase is likely this year, buoying the dollar at bullionR..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-16 07:39
Taggar: bank, bull, dollar, gold, market, rate

U.S. Dollar Steady Before Yellen


"The dollar steadied against the euro and yen on Wednesday as it awaited fresh cues from a U.S. Congressional appearance by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen later in the session. Yellen provided doll..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-15 08:23
Taggar: bull, dollar, point, rate

GBPUSD ? Key Test For Cable Bulls


"Cable is trading at an important level having rallied strongly today following hawkish comments from Bank of England Governor Mark Carney and disappointing US retail sales figures. The pair was lookin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-14 19:18
Taggar: bank, bull, cable, point, retail sales, trading

GBPUSD ? Cable Seeking Bearish Confirmation


"Cable was looking quite bullish for a while having broken to new highs for the year back in the middle of June. The consolidation that followed looked like a typical flag formation which is a continua..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-10 17:13
Taggar: bull, cable

CAD?s Loonie Bull Caught In The Headlights


"Market likes Greece’s last chance proposal package CSRC actions shore up Shanghai composite Greek headline to dictate market direction Loonie bulls have the BoC to contend with There seems to be..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-10 12:56
Taggar: bull, loonie, market

Gold Steady Around $1160


"Gold held above a four-month low early on Friday, spurred by a firmer euro on signs of progress in debt-hit Greece’s efforts to secure fresh funding. But bullion is still down so far for the wee..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-10 04:07
Taggar: bull, gold

China?s Market Meltdown Could Benefit Gold


"With China’s stock market meltdown now into its fourth week, what does this mean for gold demand out of the world’s second largest consumer of the precious metal? “Given that one of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-09 16:42
Taggar: bull, gold, market

Loonie Bulls Press Panic Button as BoC Does Not Inspire


"Investors eye EU summit for direction Don’t expect any clear cut decisions from Europe today RBA takes a pass on rate change Loonie bulls press panic button Due to the importance of today’..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-07 12:54
Taggar: bull, currency, currency pair, loonie, rate

Oil Rises After NFP Disappointment


"Oil prices edged higher on Thursday as the U.S. dollar slipped following weaker-than-expected U.S. non-farm payrolls data. Poll indications that Greek citizens were expected to back a cash-for-reforms..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-02 15:50
Taggar: bull, dollar, oil

Gold Drifts Below $1170 on Stronger Dollar


"Gold languished below $1,170 an ounce on Thursday with the dollar stronger on the Greek debt crisis and bullion investors waiting for key U.S. economic data later in the session for cues. Spot gold wa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-02 03:59
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold

GBPUSD ? Cable Seeking Bullish Confirmation


"Cable is looking much more bullish since breaking though the 233-day simple moving average a couple of weeks ago and now it faces a key test of its bullishness, with the retest of that key SMA. When a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-01 17:05
Taggar: bull, cable

Gold ? Support Holds But Pressure Remains


"Gold bulls dug deep once again on Tuesday to protect the all-important $1,170 level that the yellow metal has failed to close below since 18 March. There has been many attempts in that time, most nota..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-01 15:55
Taggar: analysis, bull, gold

Don?t be Distracted by Greece


"The Greek debt drama is a “sideshow” for U.S. investors, who should be encouraged by signs of a stronger American economy, longtime stock market bull Thomas Lee said Tuesday. “Greece..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-24 08:09
Taggar: bull, economy, market

Dollar Bulls See Red After FOMC


"Fed provides no clarity to investors Fed offers a darker view on US economy for 2015 No consensus on the number of rate hikes for this year Investors unwinding dollar positions and market complacency..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-18 12:50
Taggar: bull, dollar, economy, market, rate

Dollar Bulls Looking For Signs to Add to Positions


"Capital Markets to remain on alert all week Greece sees creditors demands as ?irrational? Euro periphery yields rally on possible contagion Lack of rate and growth divergence not helping USD bulls No..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-15 12:59
Taggar: bull, market, rate

Gold Eases to $1180 Ahead of Fed Meeting


"Gold inched lower on Friday, shrugging off the slightly weaker dollar, lower equity markets and uncertainty over the Greek debt crisis, as traders were cautious ahead of the U.S. Federal Reserve’..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-15 03:56
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, market

Gold Lower After Stronger US Data


"Gold edged lower on Friday as the dollar strengthened after signs of increased momentum in the U.S. economy bolstered prospects of higher interest rates. Bullion was however heading for its first week..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-12 16:29
Taggar: bull, dollar, economy, gold, rate

GBPUSD ? Still Bullish Despite Retail Sales Data


"Having rallied strongly on Wednesday, cable is paring gains today but we are still seeing signs that the pair remains bullish. The most obvious of these came following the US retail sales release, whi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-11 16:43
Taggar: bull, cable, retail sales

Oil Falls on Stronger USD and OPEC Supply


"Oil prices fell on Thursday due to a stronger dollar and a gloomy economic outlook from the World Bank, while a bullish report about global demand from the International Energy Agency (IEA) failed to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-11 15:56
Taggar: bank, bull, dollar, economy, oil, report

GBPUSD ? Bullish Breakout From Flag


"The breakout of the flag highlighted yesterday (GBPUSD ? Breakout Near After Consolidation) has occurred and as you’d expect from this bullish continuation pattern, it has come to the upside. Th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-10 15:37
Taggar: bull

Are Gold Prices to Break Out after NFP?


"The calm in the gold market may disappear after the U.S. jobs report. Bullion for immediate delivery slipped 0.1 percent to $1,175.68 an ounce as of 11:09 a.m. in London, and has been stuck in a tradi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-05 12:27
Taggar: bull, employment, gold, market, report, trading

High Expectations for Japan Stocks


"Japan’s Nikkei index has risen 17 percent this year, far outpacing the S&P’s 3 percent gains. And Oppenheimer technical analyst Ari Wald says that Japanese stocks are set to keep outp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-04 03:40
Taggar: bull, market

Sterling Bulls Need Some ECB Help


"Focus remains on Greece and ECB EUR pares weekly gains on service PMI?s UK services stumps sterling Pound Bulls Look to Draghi for help The current forex climate is a traders dream. The intraday price..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-03 12:49
Taggar: bull, currencies, forex, pound

Covert Euro Mini-Summit Supports EUR


"EUR Creditors draft supposed “final” offer to Greece Dollar bulls are getting an itching trigger finger Draghi takes center stage tomorrow RBA wants the Fed to do the heavy lifting One day..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-02 12:32
Taggar: bull, dollar

U.S. Dollar Higher on Data


"The dollar hovered at fresh 12-1/2 year highs against the yen early on Tuesday, having extended a bullish run after a recent break through of tough resistance fueled buying momentum.  Dollar bulls als..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-02 03:55
Taggar: bull, dollar

Brent ? Bullish Breakout May Bring $75 into Play


"In Wednesday’s US pre-open report (US Open ? Markets Rebound in Light Data Session) I highlighted that Brent is looking bullish despite the fact that it has been in consolidation for most of the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-29 17:40
Taggar: bull, market, report

High Expectations for Japan Stocks


"Japanese stocks seem to be on an irresistible rally, hitting fresh fifteen-year highs for seven straight days, and cheap valuations are expected to propel them to greater heights, analysts say. “..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-26 03:10
Taggar: bull, consumption

U.S Dollar Gets the Green Light from Fixed Income


"Thin Trading Conditions Dominate Holiday Greece: No “Mula” for the IMF Rising Prices Makes Fed Hike Timing Difficult Fixed Income Looks to September for First Hike Over the past few weeks..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-25 12:50
Taggar: bull, dollar, trading

Second Day of Losses for EUR/USD


"EUR/USD declined for the second consecutive day during the current trading session as housing data from the United States exceeded market expectations. Today’s positive..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-19 15:40
Taggar: bull, dollar, market, point, report, trading

Gold Surges to 3 Month High on Weak USD


"Gold prices are moderately higher and hit a fresh three-month high in late-morning trading Thursday. The very weak U.S. dollar index that hit a four-month low Thursday is an underlying bullish factor..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-14 17:56
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, market, rate, trading

U.S. Small Business Confidence Improves


"U.S. small business owners gained confidence in April and were surprisingly bullish about capital expenditure plans, further supporting views that economic growth was rebounding after a dismal first q..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-13 05:41
Taggar: bull, point

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

NFP, Grexit Threat Ratchets Up FX Volatility


"The U.S. dollar has been lost at sea since March nonfarm payrolls (NFP) numbers fell short of expectations by 120,000 jobs. The greenback has slumped to a two-month low against a basket of currencies..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-07 20:45
Taggar: bull, currencies, dollar

China Stocks Rebound Strongly


"China?s stocks rebounded from the biggest drop in three months as speculation grew the government will do more to support the economy and the official Xinhua News Agency said the nation?s bull market..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-06 05:48
Taggar: bull, economy, financial, market

Central Banks Have Forex Jockeying For Positions


"Sweden’s Riksbank relies on QE, no rate cut Dollar bulls feel the pressure Investors look to FOMC statement for rate timing clues BoJ and RBNZ no rate change expected Today’s forex action..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-29 12:52
Taggar: announcement, bank, bull, dollar, forex, rate

EURUSD ? 50 DMA Broken for First Time Since May


"The EURUSD rally has continued today, forcing its way through the 50-day SMA for the first time in almost a year, while the 50-period SMA on the 4-hour chart has crossed above the 200-period SMA. Whil..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-28 17:18
Taggar: bull

Gold Steady Around $1200 as U.S. Dollar Eases


"Gold held the biggest gain in almost three months to trade near $1,200 an ounce before Federal Reserve policy makers begin a two-day meeting on interest rates as data showed a mixed outlook for the U..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-28 07:00
Taggar: bull, economy, gold, rate

U.S. Treasuries Divide Supports Bullard Warning Fed May Get Behind Curve


"Short-term Treasuries are no longer the losers of the bond market, backing James Bullard?s warning the Federal Reserve may fall behind in its efforts to cap inflation. The president of the Fed Bank of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-28 06:56
Taggar: bank, bull, inflation, market

EURUSD ? Pennant Points to Further Gains


"Consolidation in the pair since Friday morning may suggest that the bulls are struggling to gain any momentum and once again, dollar strength will prevail. While that may be the case in the longer ter..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-27 17:09
Taggar: bull, dollar

UK Election to Define Brexit Scenario


"The UK Independence Party, as its name would indicate, wants autonomy even sooner. The rationale often cited for walking away is that the U.K. is sick of being bullied by Brussels — the seat of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-27 16:22
Taggar: bull

Gold Rallies to Near $1184


"Gold rebounded from the lowest level in five weeks as conflicting U.S. data clouded the outlook for higher rates before Federal Reserve policy makers meet this week. Bullion for immediate delivery ros..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-27 06:40
Taggar: bull, gold, rate

Overcrowded U.S Dollar Trade Seeks Relief


"EUR knockout options triggered topside Durable goods miss could pressure dollar bulls further Eurogroup talks to yield no progress German sentiment keeps on ticking over It’s easy come and quick..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-24 12:40
Taggar: bull, dollar, durable goods

USD/CAD ? ?Bad is Good? Has Oil and Loonie on the Rise


"USD bulls squeezed after claims and new home sales U.S New home sales declines -11.4% First time this year Brent trades north of $64 Loonie bulls buoyed by potential PBoC stimulus Despite the absence..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-23 19:19
Taggar: bull, home sales, loonie, oil

Russia Increases Gold Reserves by 1,238 Tons in April


"After a two-month hiatus, Russia?s appetite for buying gold is back. The nation increased foreign reserves of bullion to 39.8 million ounces, or about 1,238 metric tons, as of April 1, compared with 3..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-20 16:37
Taggar: bank, bull, gold

Asian Equities Slip


"An index of Asian shares slipped on Monday and Chinese stock markets erased earlier sharp gains made after China’s central bank boosted banks’ lending power by reducing their reserve requi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-20 08:53
Taggar: bank, bull, financial, market, share, shares, spread

Loonie Take Short Flight Higher On Sales and Hotter CPI


"CAD prints three-month high after strong data USD/CAD traders face light, illiquid trading conditions Big dollar finds week ending reprieve U.S CPI suggest inflation cycle may be turning Most dollar b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-17 17:47
Taggar: announcement, bull, cpi, currency, dollar, inflation, loonie, market, rate, trading

U.K jobless Fall is Not What GBP Shorts Wanted


"The Pound hits one month high after job numbers Tepid U.K wage growth should push rate hikes further out Dollar Bulls continue to readjust the Fed’s rate hike timing Global yields continue to fa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-17 12:52
Taggar: bull, dollar, pound, rate

USD/CAD Loonie Boosted by Stronger Oil


"The Bank of Canada (BOC) bullish forecast on the economy has fueled a loonie rally today. Softer data out of the U.S. and the rise of oil prices have helped the CAD appreciate versus the USD. The pair..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-16 21:58
Taggar: bank, bull, economy, loonie, oil, rate, trading

Brent Crude ? Triangle Top at Breaking Point


"Having spent much of the day paring yesterday’s gains, Brent crude has taken off again this afternoon and finds itself back at the top end of the range it’s traded in this year. The result..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-16 19:04
Taggar: bull

Gold Firmer as US Posts Weak Data


"Gold prices are modestly higher in early U.S. trading Thursday, on some bargain hunting in the cash, or spot, market and some short covering in the Comex futures market. A lower U.S. dollar index is a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-16 16:23
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, market, trading

USD/CAD ? Loonie Head Fake Hurts Bears and Threatens Dollar Low


"CAD Bulls have the hammer Poloz: Oil shock front loaded for Canada Loonies three-month range in danger of being broken No new surprises from the ECB The BoC held rates as expected this morning. Govern..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-15 17:45
Taggar: bull, loonie, oil, rate

Gold Drops to Near $1190 after U.S. Retail Sales Miss


"Gold steadied away from a two-week low early on Wednesday after U.S. retail sales rose less than expected in March, but a recovering dollar could cap any rise in bullion prices. Spot gold was flat at..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-15 05:50
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, retail sales

OPEC Slams Attitudes of Oil Producers


"The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries published a stinging critique on Monday of oil-producing countries that had refused to follow its lead in holding back supply in an effort to boos..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-14 03:45
Taggar: bull, oil

Gold Falls on Fed Member?s June Rate Hike Comments


"Gold retreated for the third session in a row on Thursday after comments from Federal Reserve officials suggested that a rate increase in June remained on the cards despite recent weak data. Bullion p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-09 15:55
Taggar: bull, gold, rate

Gold Steady Around $1210 Before Fed Minutes


"Gold held a drop from the highest level in seven weeks as the dollar strengthened before the Federal Reserve publishes minutes of its March meeting. Bullion for immediate delivery traded at $1,210.56..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-08 06:31
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold

U.S. Dollar Stands Firm


"The dollar stood tall on Wednesday after rallying overnight on bargain-hunting by currency bulls who scooped up the greenback following the tumble induced by weak U.S. non-farm payrolls late last week..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-08 03:09
Taggar: bull, currency, dollar, market

Gold Retreats Below $1210 on Stronger Dollar


"Gold edged lower on Tuesday as the dollar recovered and global shares rose, but uncertainty about the timing of a U.S. interest rate increase kept bullion not far from a seven-week high above $1,200 a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-08 02:31
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, rate, share, shares

Gold Eases From 7 Week High as USD Gains Traction


"Gold steadied below a seven-week high on Tuesday as the dollar regained momentum, although uncertainty about the timing of a U.S. interest rate hike kept bullion above $1,200 an ounce. Friday’s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-07 16:26
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, rate

Gold Eases Below $1215 as Dollar Firms


"Gold steadied below a seven-week high on Tuesday as the dollar regained momentum, although uncertainty about the timing of a U.S. interest rate hike kept bullion above $1,200 an ounce.  Friday’s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-07 05:49
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, rate

Gold Retreats to Near $1210 as Dollar Gains


"Gold steadied on Tuesday below a seven-week high reached the session before as the dollar regained momentum, although uncertainty about the timing of a U.S. interest rate hike kept bullion above $1,20..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-07 03:55
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, rate

Gold Remains Below $1190 on Firmer Dollar


"Gold turned lower on Tuesday, pressured by the firm U.S. dollar and weak oil prices, and with expectations that the Federal Reserve will increase interest rates this year pushing bullion toward its se..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-01 05:34
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, oil, rate

Gold Steady Around $1185 after Firm Dollar


"Gold turned lower on Tuesday, pressured by the firm U.S. dollar and weak oil prices, and with expectations that the Federal Reserve will increase interest rates this year pushing bullion toward its se..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-01 02:45
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, oil, rate

Commodity Derivatives Volumes to Spike as Chinese Influence Strengthens


"Chinese traders are the new force in commodity derivatives trading as market practises support an uptake in activity. The LME acts as a hub and CEO, Garry Jones, is bullish on the exchanges? role in a..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-01 01:29
Taggar: bull, forex, market, trading

Gold Falls After Yellen?s Speech in Short Trading Week


"Gold dropped for a second straight session on Monday, slipping further from a three-week high, as the dollar climbed after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen signaled the U.S. central bank may be on c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-30 16:59
Taggar: bank, bull, dollar, gold, rate

Global Retail Investors Bullish on USD & Stocks, Expect Fed Hike in H2


"The giant Tokyo-based global financial broker, Monex, has released its sixteenth sentiment survey, showing that traders worldwide are still optimistic and expect the US Federal Reserve to raise intere..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-30 14:32
Taggar: bull, financial, forex, rate

Gold Drops Towards $1190


"Spot gold was off 0.2 percent at $1,196.98 an ounce by 0036 GMT, after rising for a second week in a row last week.  It touched a three-week peak of $1,219.40 on Thursday. Bullion is headed for a seco..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-30 04:33
Taggar: bull, gold, rate

Borse Dubai Benefits from Bull-Run in UK Equities as it Divests London Stock Exchange Stake


"Borse Dubai, an entity under the Investment Corporation of Dubai a sovereign wealth fund takes advantage of rising stock prices and shelves its holdings in the UK's main equities and bond exchange, LS..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-28 00:28
Taggar: bull, forex, investment

US Recovery in Danger if Productivity Doesn?t Pick Up


"Productivity must improve if the U.S. recovery and the six-year bull market is going to continue, Wells Capital Management’s Jim Paulsen said Friday. “Most post-war bull markets have been..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-27 15:48
Taggar: bull, investment, market, rate

Gold Eases Towards $1200 as Yemen Conflict Weighed With Dollar


"Gold pared the first back-to-back weekly climb since January as investors weighed a higher U.S. dollar against demand for a haven after Saudi Arabia and its allies started bombing targets in Yemen. Bu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-27 06:56
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold

U.S. Dollar Higher on Upbeat Data


"A sudden turnaround in the dollar’s fortunes overnight saw the currency trading broadly higher early in Asia on Friday, but still on track to end softer for a second straight week. Since the U.S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-27 04:58
Taggar: bull, currency, currency trading, dollar, trading

Gold Rises Above $1,200 on Safe Haven Demand and Weak USD


"Gold prices are higher, hit a four-week high and have pushed above what was psychological resistance at the $1,200.00 level Thursday. Several factors are working in favor of the gold market bulls, inc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-26 16:28
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, market

Gold Above $1199 as Investors Weigh Rates


"Gold traded near the highest level in more than two weeks after the longest run of gains since 2012 amid speculation that the Federal Reserve may keep interest rates lower for longer. Bullion for imme..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-26 04:45
Taggar: bull, gold, rate

Asian Equities Slide on U.S. Losses


"Asian shares slipped on Thursday as losses on Wall Street and soft U.S. economic data soured sentiment, while the dollar’s bull run looked to have stalled for the time being.  Oil prices edged h..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-26 04:35
Taggar: bull, dollar, oil, share, shares

U.S. Dollar Undermined by Soft Data


"The corrective bounce in the U.S. dollar faded again overnight, leaving the currency a shade lower early on Thursday in another hint the recent one-way bullish bet is on ice for now. Disappointing U.S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-26 04:19
Taggar: bull, currency, dollar, point

Huge Sentiment Split Surfacing with U.S. Stocks


"Professional investors and the mom-and-pop crowd have developed a starkly different view about which way stocks are heading.  The pros are strongly bullish while the retail side is at its most pessimi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-26 04:18
Taggar: bull, market, rate

EURO Marches Higher


"EUR bulls need a ?1.1000 close for confidence U.S inflation remains benign German growth solid in Q1 on QE HUF Central Bank Surprises The Euro is doing its best to shake that ‘bad boy’ ima..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-25 12:51
Taggar: bank, bull, dollar, forex, forex market, inflation, market

Fed Bullard?s ?Violent Reconciliation? Shakes Market


"Unless markets start to believe that U.S. interest rates are on their way up there could be a “potentially violent” reaction when they actually do, Federal Reserve policymaker James Bullar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-24 17:18
Taggar: bull, market, rate, report

Fed?s Bullard Says Time is Right for Rate Hike


"Federal Reserve policymaker James Bullard said on Tuesday that zero percent interest rates were no longing appropriate in the United States, and that a rate hike in the summer would still leave policy..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-24 16:40
Taggar: bull, economy, rate

Dollar Bulls Squeezed By Euro Data


"Fed’s normalization data dependent Dollar longs feel the squeeze Eurozone PMI’s continue slow recovery EUR Bulls break ?1.1000 look for ?1.1200 The dollar bull has been suffering greatly s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-24 12:40
Taggar: bull, dollar, market, pound

U.S. Dollar Eases on More Unwinding of Bullish Bets


"The U.S. dollar fell for a second straight session against a basket of major currencies on Monday after traders unwound bullish dollar positions on the likelihood that Federal Reserve policy will be a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-24 04:17
Taggar: bull, currencies, dollar

Fed?s Bullard Warns About Market Mismatch with US Monetary Policy


"Global markets are facing a “mismatch” with the future of U.S. monetary policy and have the potential for major volatility, St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard said Monday. I..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-23 16:36
Taggar: bank, bull, market

Rising Global Stock Indexes Plus Dollar Momentum Triggers Demand for Currency hedging


"Investors in Japanese and European stocks are benefiting from bull markets in those regions but the dollar's strength against the euro and yen is biting into gains. The solution, currency hedged fund..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-23 15:57
Taggar: bull, currency, dollar, forex, hedging, market

Gold Rallies Above $1180 Thanks to Fed Comments


"Janet Yellen gave gold bulls a gift when she signaled policy makers aren?t rushing to raise interest rates.  Gold had its biggest weekly gain in two months on the prospect that U.S. rates will stay lo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-23 05:25
Taggar: bull, gold, rate

U.S. Dollar Starts the Week Lower


"The dollar started trade in Asia on the defensive, after a volatile few days in the wake of the Federal Reserve’s dovish steer, which cast doubts on bullish positions in the greenback.  The doll..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-23 02:57
Taggar: bull, dollar

Next Week


"Central Banks:  Interest rate policy meetings are scheduled in Taiwan, Mexico, Hungary, the Czech Republic, South Africa, The Philippines, and Israel.  Fed Governor and Vice-Chair Stanley Fisher and r..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-20 20:15
Taggar: bank, bull, rate

USD/CAD ? Loonie Bears Bullied Despite Disappointing Sales Report


"Canada Retail Sales doubles down from expectations Oil and Gold provides CAD bulls temporary relief BoC’s Poloz credibility on the line The Canadian dollar is closing out the week strengthening..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-20 18:15
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, oil, point, retail sales

Week in FX: A Wild Ride for Forex Traders


"Dollar bulls require patience Norges Bank disappoints but looking to cut No clarity on currency intervention from SNB Greece remains in the frame Many are hoping that it will be a calm close to a mad..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-20 17:11
Taggar: bank, bull, currency, dollar, point

Gold Rallies to Above $1170 on Fed Rate Outlook


"Gold headed for the first weekly climb since February, extending a rebound from a three-month low, after the Federal Reserve signaled a slower pace of U.S. interest rate increases. Bullion for immedia..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-20 05:22
Taggar: bull, gold, rate

U.S. Dollar Recovers after Fed


"Rebounding from steep losses in the previous session on a more cautious than expected Federal Reserve statement on interest rates, the dollar rose broadly on Thursday as investors remained bullish on..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-20 04:31
Taggar: bull, dollar, rate

US Dollar Is on the Brink


"  ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Ville Vainio is an Elliott Wave Analyst, director and sole proprietor of vivaico ltd., a Finland-based market forecasting company specializing in the forex market.   ..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-19 20:55
Taggar: bull, dollar, forex, forex market, market

Dollar pares losses to weigh on commodities


"The post-FOMC collapse in the US dollar appears to have been very short-lived, as greenback bulls swooped in to take advantage of the pull back which they saw as a great opportunity to get long at a b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-19 14:08
Taggar: bull, dollar, dollar trade

EUR?s Bearish Picture Hardly Dented


"Fed’s hesitance obliterates soft bull positions Fed’s data dependency a boon for volatility FOMC full employment parameters change EUR seeks Greek guidance Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yell..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-19 13:17
Taggar: bull, dollar, employment, rate

FOMC EUR Squeeze Gathers Momentum


"USD Bulls don’t require patience DXY has room on the downside BoJ scales back on inflation RBA opens up both barrels It’s no real surprise to see that major currency pairs prefer to keep t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-17 12:45
Taggar: bull, currency, currency pair, inflation, trading

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


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

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

USD/CAD ? Loonie Bears Looking for Value on Dips


"CAD rallies on soft U.S Retail Sales Dollar bulls looking to add to their long positions Market is expecting a soft Canadian jobs report Canadian jobs report beat expectations The CAD ($1.2653) is str..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-13 15:00
Taggar: bull, dollar, long position, market, report, retail sales

USD/CAD ? Loonie Bears looking for value on dips


"CAD rallies on soft U.S Retail Sales Dollar bulls looking to add to their long positions Market is expecting a soft Canadian jobs report USD Bulls feel confident above $1.2600 The CAD ($1.2653) is str..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-12 16:46
Taggar: bull, dollar, long position, market, report, retail sales

USD/CAD ? Loonie Bulls See Red


"CAD bulls continue to feel unloved Dollar strength relies on “patient” being dropped Investors look to crude for support Through $1.28 market eyes up $1.3000 The loonie continues to be bat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-11 19:46
Taggar: bull, day trading, dollar, loonie, market, trading

Carney testimony dominates as Greek deal stalls


"Europe looks poised for another weaker start on Tuesday, as a lack of economic data and no progress on the Greek bailout deal offers no new bullish sentiment to investors. A quiet start to the week ha..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-10 08:40
Taggar: bull, margin

USD/CAD ? Loonie Bear Lost In No Mans Land


"Canadian Housing starts plummet in cold February Consumer confidence not in sync with the BoC Loonie Bulls look to Friday’s Canadian jobs report for support The CAD ($1.2590) is doing its best t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-09 19:10
Taggar: bull, consumer confidence, loonie, report

It is Never Time to Try and Catch a Falling Knife


"Having a great bullish dollar run with the EUR/USD dropping almost three percent last week, March will show if it's only temporarily or a start of a new wave. Read more The post It is Never Time to Tr..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-09 14:05
Taggar: bull, dollar, forex

EUR/USD at Lowest Level in Decade After NFP


"EUR/USD dipped to the lowest level in more than a decade during Friday’s trading session after US nonfarm payrolls exceed even optimistic forecasts. The data led to ..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-06 22:49
Taggar: bull, dollar, trading

Asian Equities and U.S. Dollar Remain Higher


"The dollar held pole position in Asia on Friday as bulls wagered a looming U.S. jobs report would add to the chance of rate hikes there, even as the European Central Bank embarks on a trillion euro ca..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-06 04:52
Taggar: bank, bull, dollar, rate, report

This Is Why the US Dollar Is Going to Weaken


"Our new guest blogger reveals what the future for the US dollar could look like, and in his opinion, why the USD bull trend is about to reverse. Read more The post This Is Why the US Dollar Is Going t..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-05 15:45
Taggar: bull, dollar, forex

GBP/USD Rally Continues as GDP Comes in Line With Expectations


"Not since 2009 has the pound begun the year so bullishly, a sign traders believe higher U.K. interest rates are coming. Britain?s currency has gained 4 percent this year on a trade-weighted basis as B..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-26 17:26
Taggar: bank, bull, currency, pound, rate

Fed Bullard Wants Summer Rate Hike


"The Federal Reserve should make a change to its policy statement next month that would allow it to monitor inflation readings through the spring and then hike interest rates some time in the summer, a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-26 17:09
Taggar: bank, bull, inflation, rate

Bullion Capital on Track to Revamp the Physical Gold Market


"The company has been actively expanding its business, delivering an alternative electronic exchange marketplace for precious metals traders who are not interested in dealing with paper contracts. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-26 13:31
Taggar: bull, forex, gold, market

Gold Remains Above $1200 on U.S. Rates Outlook


"Gold rose for a second session and held above $1,200 an ounce on Thursday as comments from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen led investors to believe U.S. interest rates would start to rise later tha..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-26 05:58
Taggar: bull, gold, rate

Fed?s Bullard: Stop Whining about the Dollar


"St. Louis Fed President James Bullard told CNBC on Thursday the word “patient” should come out of the policy statement in March to give options for raising interest rates this summer.  ..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-26 01:31
Taggar: bull, 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

Brent Oil Steady Near $62


"Oil closed up after a weak start on Tuesday, with Brent crude rising to a 2015 high of $63 a barrel as short-covering returned to a market depressed earlier by worries about euro zone stability.  Thre..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-18 04:38
Taggar: bull, market, oil

Bullish Bets on Oil Increase


"Hedge funds and other money managers? bets on Brent crude were the most bullish since July just days before prices rallied to a two-month high. Money managers? net wagers on rising prices rose 13 perc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-17 04:44
Taggar: bull, oil

Gold Back Above $1233


"Gold held a two-day advance as euro-area finance ministers prepare to meet in Brussels amid an impasse over Greece?s financing. Bullion for immediate delivery traded at $1,230.04 an ounce at 9:04 a.m..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-16 06:02
Taggar: bull, finance, gold

Gold Rallies to Above $1225 as Weaker Retail Sales Hurt U.S. Growth Outlook


"Gold held gains after rebounding from the lowest level in a month as falling retail sales in the U.S. cast doubt on the pace of growth in the world?s largest economy, boosting demand for a haven. Silv..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-13 05:02
Taggar: bull, economy, gold, retail sales

Gold Rallies Above $1220 as Greek Talks Reach Impasse


"Gold rebounded from the lowest level in a month as European leaders failed to agree on Greece?s bailout program after talks in Brussels. Bullion for immediate delivery rose as much as 0.4 percent to $..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-12 04:51
Taggar: bull, gold

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

U.S. Stocks Close Higher


"U.S. stocks closed up about 1 percent on Thursday,encouraged by stabilization in oil and shaking off concerns about Greece ahead of tomorrow’s all-important jobs report. “The bullish facto..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-06 02:41
Taggar: bull, investment, oil, rate, report

Asian Equities Rebound on Oil Surge


"Asian stocks rebounded from an almost two-week low, led by material and energy companies, after an advance in U.S. equities as oil entered a bull market. The MSCI Asia Pacific Index gained 0.8 percent..."

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

Gold Remains Below $1265 as Greek Pledge Curtails Haven Demand


"Gold held two days of losses after the Greek government dropped a call for a debt writedown, easing concern that the country will abandon the euro and cutting demand for haven assets. Bullion for imme..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-04 07:06
Taggar: bull, gold

Investment Cut Seen Curbing Oil Glut


"Oil surged for a fourth day, moving into a bull market on speculation that reduced investment will curb crude production.  Brent crude, the benchmark for more than half of the world?s oil, closed more..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-04 07:04
Taggar: bull, investment, market, oil

U.S. Dollar Eases on Rally in Commodity Currencies


"The greenback nursed broad losses early on Wednesday, having suffered its biggest one-day fall in over a year as investors cut long positions in a torrid session for dollar bulls. The market instead s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-04 05:23
Taggar: bull, currencies, dollar, long position, market, oil

West TX Oil Rallies to $52 on Weak Dollar


"Oil rallied for a third straight day on Tuesday as bulls convinced the market had hit bottom after a seven-month rout pounced on a weak dollar and cuts in oil firms’ spending plans despite signs..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-04 05:09
Taggar: bull, dollar, market, oil

Gold Lower As Safe Haven Appetite Subsides


"Gold prices are again modestly lower in early U.S. trading Tuesday. No new, bullish fundamental developments have allowed the sellers to gain the upper hand in the safe-haven gold market so far this w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-03 17:18
Taggar: bull, gold, market, trading

Gold Eases to $1280 on Global Outlook


"Gold steadied near $1,280 an ounce on Monday, after posting its biggest monthly gain in three years, as a shaky outlook for the global economy preserved bullion’s safe-haven draw. Weekend data s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-02 06:13
Taggar: bull, economy, gold, report

Next Week


"Central Banks:  Monetary policy meetings are scheduled in the U.K., Poland, Australia, Romania, India, Iceland and the Czech Republic.  The Reserve Bank of Australia?s quarterly Monetary Policy Statem..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-30 23:03
Taggar: bank, bull

Cable Bulls Showing Signs of Life on the Charts


"In this week's guest blog post, Clive Lambert is showing us that the cable is active but what what direction is the trend actually going? Find out more here. Read more The post Cable Bulls Showing Si..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-30 14:22
Taggar: bull, cable, forex

US Jobless Claims Drop to 15 Year Low


"The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits tumbled last week to its lowest level in nearly 15 years, adding to bullish signals on the labor market. Initial claims for state un..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-29 17:20
Taggar: bull, employment, market

Gold Drops to Near $1280 After Fed Boosts U.S. Economy Assessment


"Gold extended losses as investors weighed the outlook for higher U.S. interest rates after the Federal Reserve boosted its assessment of the economy and labor market, while acknowledging global risks..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-29 05:15
Taggar: bull, economy, gold, market, rate

NZD/USD Below 0.7350 on Dovish RBNZ


"The New Zealand dollar slumped to four-year lows on Thursday as investors priced in a greater chance of rate cuts there, while U.S. dollar bulls focused on the positive in the Federal Reserve’s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-29 04:20
Taggar: bank, bull, dollar, kiwi, rate

ECB?s Action Likely to Encourage Action from Fed


"Dollar bulls say Europe?s 1.1 trillion euro ($1.24 trillion) bond-buying plan will bring the Federal Reserve a step closer to raising interest rates before the year?s out. By pumping cash into global..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-28 04:33
Taggar: bank, bull, dollar, market, rate

CFTC Levies $9.6 Million Fine against Anthony Lauria, Gold Coast Bullion


"CFTC orders Florida Resident Anthony Lauria and his company, Gold Coast Bullion, Inc., to pay more than $9.6 million in restitution and a civil monetary penalty in off-exchange precious metals fraud..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-27 02:01
Taggar: bull, forex, gold

Gold Remains Near $1300 After ECB Announces Stimulus


"Gold held near the highest level in five months and headed for its third straight weekly gain after the European Central Bank expanded stimulus measures and Russia added to its reserves for the ninth..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-23 06:02
Taggar: bank, bull, gold

Speculators Flock to Silver


"Silver headed for a bull market in its best start to a year in more than three decades as the European Central Bank expanded economic stimulus measures, boosting demand for the metal as a store of val..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-22 20:05
Taggar: bank, bull, market

Gold?s Relationship with Oil Flipped Around


"Investors who saw little value in the metal last month, as plunging energy costs curbed inflation, have started buying in January even as crude continues to tumble. Bullion is off to its best start to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-22 04:37
Taggar: bull, inflation, trading

Gold Remains Near Five Month Around $1297


"Gold traded near a five-month high before a meeting of European Central Bank policy makers as the metal priced in euros rose to the highest level since 2013 and assets in the largest exchange-traded p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 05:09
Taggar: bank, bull, gold

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

Gold Steady Below $1280 as Dollar Strength Hurts Demand


"Gold traded below a four-month high as the dollar strengthened for a third day and technical charts signaled that prices may be set to reverse. Platinum dropped, while palladium climbed. Bullion for i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-20 05:37
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold

Gold Near Four Month High After Swiss Shock


"Switzerland?s surprise move to end the cap on the franc sparked a rally in gold, driving the metal above platinum by the most in almost two years. Gold is trading near a four-month high after the Swis..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-19 17:27
Taggar: bank, bull, currency, currency trade, gold, trading

Soybeans down to $9.90 as Silos Fill Up


"Hedge funds cut bullish wagers on soybeans as forecasts for record global inventories sparked the biggest price slump in more than six months. U.S. farmers will reap their biggest-ever harvest and dom..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-19 05:53
Taggar: bull

Gold Remains Near $1280 Before ECB Meets


"Gold fluctuated near a four-month high before European Central Bank policy makers meet to discuss introducing new stimulus as holdings in the largest exchange-traded product expanded the most since 20..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-19 05:19
Taggar: bank, bull, gold

Gold Steady Around $1230 as U.S. Growth Assessed


"Gold traded below the highest level in 12 weeks as investors gauged the impact of plunging commodities prices on global growth and inflation against the outlook for U.S. interest rates.  Bullion for i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-15 06:01
Taggar: bull, gold, inflation, rate

USD Approaching Next Resistance


"In this week's guest contribution, Avi Gilburt is sharing his thoughts about the US Dollar and its bullish trend against all odds from May 2014 when a downfall was expected... Read more The post USD A..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-13 13:22
Taggar: bull, dollar, forex

Gold Remains Above $1225 on Slower Rate Gain Outlook


"Gold rose to a one-month high on speculation that the Federal Reserve will go slow in raising interest rates, weakening the dollar and boosting demand for the precious metal. Bullion for immediate del..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-12 07:33
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, rate

Next Week


"Central Bank Watch: Interest rate policy meetings in Indonesia, South Korea, Chile, Peru, Serbia and Poland. Release of Federal Reserve Beige Book. Fed officials with speaking engagements: Plosser, Ko..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-09 23:24
Taggar: bank, bull, cpi, industrial production, rate, retail sales

Moody?s Economist Says Oil Could Rebound to $80


"Oil bulls are a lonely bunch these days. The price of crude tumbled below $50 a barrel earlier this week. And even though prices have started to stabilize a bit, many experts still don’t think t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-09 16:37
Taggar: bull, oil

What will the Dollar do after NFP?


"Market is dollar bulled up ahead of NFP Consensus looks for +250k payroll print U.S unemployment rate expected to improve An NFP miss or consensus to hurt dollar There is no doubt about it, the dollar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-09 13:34
Taggar: bull, dollar, employment, market, rate

The waves of the US Dollar Index


"Where will the DXY be by the end of January - bull or not bull? This is a question our new guest author is investigating here and trying to get your opinion at the end of the article as a comment..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-08 23:45
Taggar: bull, dollar, forex

Nikkei Expected to Keep Rising in 2015


"Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 index is set to climb further in 2015, despite already rising more than 70 percent over the past two years, analysts say. “Corporate earnings will be stronger..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-02 15:26
Taggar: bull, rate

Dollar Halts Rally, Remains in Bull Mode


"EUR/USD was flat today following two trading sessions of losses. The currency pair reached the lowest level since July 2012 intraday though. While the dollar backed off due to ..."

Reviewing Our 2014 Forex Industry Predictions


"The time has come to check how well we predicted the landscape of the forex industry in this year, from a bullish USD and the growing stake of high frequency trading to IPO clutter which still has not..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-29 12:01
Taggar: bull, forex, trading

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

Gold Settles Just Below $1200 as Investors Assess Fed Decision


"Gold rose as prices that fell to a two-week low spurred purchases as investors assessed a decision by U.S. policy makers to drop a pledge to keep borrowing costs low for a ?considerable time.? Silver..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-18 07:13
Taggar: bull, gold

EUR/USD Jumps After FOMC, Resumes Decline Later


"EUR/USD was falling during the current trading session but jumped after the monetary policy statement of the Federal Open Market Committee turned out to be less hawkish than d..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-17 22:05
Taggar: bull, currency, currency pair, dollar, market, trading

Gold Just Below $1200 Before Fed Decision


"Gold held an advance before the Federal Reserve concludes a two-day policy meeting to assess the timing of interest-rate increases as investors weighed slumping energy prices against potential Russian..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-17 05:03
Taggar: bull, gold, rate

Gold Remains Below $1195 after Strong Fall


"Gold fell more than 2 percent to one-week lows on Monday for its weakest session so far this year after a late sell-off triggered by oil’s continued rout and a stronger dollar ahead of the key F..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-16 05:17
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, oil

Gold Claws Back Towards $1200 as Fed Begins Meeting


"Gold rebounded from the biggest one-day decline this year before the Federal Reserve begins a two-day policy meeting to assess the timing of interest-rate increases amid slumping energy prices and sig..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-16 04:43
Taggar: bull, economy, gold, rate

Hedge Funds Bullish on Gold


"Hedge funds are the most bullish on gold since August, defying Goldman Sachs Group Inc.?s prediction that the rally in prices will fade. The net-long position in New York futures and options climbed f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-15 20:52
Taggar: bull, gold, long position

Gold Drops Below $1218 Before Fed Monetary-Policy Meeting


"Gold fell for a second day before the Federal Reserve meets to assess a pledge to keep borrowing costs low for a considerable time and provide guidance on the outlook for monetary policy. Silver, plat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-15 06:39
Taggar: bull, gold

Gold Gives Back Gains Ahead of Fed Meeting Next Week


"Gold trimmed a second week of gains as investors anticipated the Federal Reserve?s next monetary policy meeting amid an extended slide in oil prices. Bullion for immediate delivery fell as much as 0.8..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-12 17:27
Taggar: bull, gold, market, oil

Who Has Slain the Super Bull? China to Investigate Brokerage Margin Trading after Stocks Slump


"The inspections would be presented as regular, checking whether margin trading complies with regulations. However, the Chinese brokers expect the probes to be part of a wider clean-up of the margin tr..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-11 17:09
Taggar: brokers, bull, forex, margin, trading

Central Banks Decisions Support FX direction


"Norges action surprises market CBR too little too late TLTRO results no barrier to QE Dollar ‘squaring’ in vogue Central banks announcements and loan program results (ECB TLTRO) are again..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-11 13:44
Taggar: announcement, bank, bull, dollar, market, rate

Gold Remains near $1230 on Weaker U.S. Dollar


"Gold advanced toward the highest level in more than six weeks as declines in the dollar and global equities boosted demand for a haven, with assets in the largest exchange-traded product rising to a o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-11 04:56
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold

U.S. Dollar Remains Lower


"The dollar nursed hefty losses early on Wednesday following a brutal shakeout of bullish positions as investors found excuses to take profits as the year-end loomed. Spooking markets, political uncert..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-10 02:37
Taggar: bull, dollar, market, profit, take profit

GBP/USD ? Pound Posts Gains to Start Off Week


"GBP/USD has moved upwards on Monday. In the European session, the pair is trading in the low-1.56 range. It’s a quiet start to the week, with just two minor releases on the calendar. In the UK..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-08 18:21
Taggar: bull, market, trading

Gold Speculators Drive Price to 3 Month High


"Speculators boosted bullish gold bets to a three-month high on signs central banks will act to counter low inflation, reviving the allure of bullion as a hedge. The net-long position in New York futur..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-08 17:22
Taggar: bank, bull, gold, inflation, long position

Gold Drops to near $1190 after U.S. Jobs Data


"Gold declined for a third straight day as U.S. employment data that beat estimates strengthened the dollar and supported the case for higher borrowing costs in the world?s largest economy. Silver fell..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-08 05:04
Taggar: bull, dollar, economy, employment, gold

Change in Gold Sentiment as Wagers on Stimulus Accumulate


"Speculators boosted bullish gold bets to a three-month high on signs central banks will act to counter low inflation, reviving the allure of bullion as a hedge. The net-long position in New York futur..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-08 04:33
Taggar: bank, bull, gold, inflation, long position

Gold Back Below $1203 Before U.S. Jobs Report


"Gold fell before U.S. payrolls data that may show employers added more workers last month, boosting the case for an increase in borrowing costs in the largest economy as the dollar headed for a sevent..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-05 06:06
Taggar: bull, dollar, economy, gold

Eyeing Asian Traders LME Launches Bullion Service for Platinum and Palladium Prices


"LMEbullion provides an automated price-discovery process with authorised traders participating via a web interface, where they can view the auction price and each submit their interest until a final p..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-04 19:38
Taggar: bull, forex

ECB Abstains From Quantitative Easing, Leaves The Door Open for 2015


"The euro bulls are breathing a sigh of relief with the European Central Bank strongly suggesting that it will look for additional ways to ease monetary policy, however this won't happen before 'early..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-04 18:42
Taggar: bank, bull, forex

Gold Unchanged After ECB Now Awaiting NFP


"Gold futures traded steady after the European Central Bank said it wouldn?t consider adding to bullion purchases. The ECB discussed buying all assets except the metal as it plans to reassess stimulus..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-04 18:02
Taggar: bank, bull, gold

U.S. Stocks Close Higher Again


"U.S. stocks rallied into the close, with the Dow and S&P 500 ending the day at records amid encouraging economic reports on Wednesday.  Earlier, stocks held modest gains on the release of the Fed..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-04 04:24
Taggar: bull, economy, report

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

Gold Affected by Oil Price Volatility


"Oil is making gold investors cross-eyed. Because gold traders often track the cost of oil, which can impact consumer costs and inflation, a whipsaw in crude futures is spurring the biggest price swing..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-03 18:46
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, inflation, oil

Volatility in Gold Reaches Nine Month High


"Oil is making gold investors cross-eyed.  Because gold traders often track the cost of oil, which can impact consumer costs and inflation, a whipsaw in crude futures is spurring the biggest price swin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-03 05:19
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, inflation, oil

Gold Returns to $1200 as Dollar Strength Hurts Demand


"Gold held below a five-week high as a strengthening dollar curbed demand for a store of value, with a U.S. policy maker saying the Federal Reserve is getting closer to replacing its vow to hold rates..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-03 05:17
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, rate

PBOC Rate Cut Not Helping Struggling Developers


"Property developers, among China’s most heavily leveraged companies, will get a negligible lift from the country’s first benchmark interest rate cut in two years as sales slip and banks pu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-02 08:34
Taggar: bank, bull, economy, leverage, market, rate

A Sense of Apathy over Moody?s Japan Downgrade


"Investors shrugged off Moody’s downgrade of Japan’s sovereign debt rating, maintaining their bullish outlook on the market despite headwinds facing the world’s third-largest economy..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-02 08:30
Taggar: bull, economy, market

Gold Eases to $1205 on Outlook for Stronger U.S. Dollar


"Gold retreated after the biggest one-day rally in more than a year as investors weighed the outlook for a stronger dollar against a rebound in oil prices. Silver, platinum and palladium dropped. Bulli..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-02 04:57
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, oil

Swiss Voters Reject Gold Measure


"Swiss voters rejected a measure in a referendum requiring their central bank to hold a portion of its assets in gold, a measure its President Thomas Jordan termed an ?invitation to speculators? that c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-01 05:21
Taggar: bank, bull, economy, gold

Gold Drops Alongside Silver and Platinum


"Gold fell to the lowest level in a week as assets in the largest exchange-traded product backed by the metal shrank to the smallest in more than six years. Silver, platinum and palladium decreased. Bu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-27 18:32
Taggar: bull, gold

Gold Drifts Below $1195 Despite U.S. Dollar Drop


"Gold traded near the highest level in three weeks as the dollar retreated from a five-year high after U.S. data missed analyst forecasts. Assets in the largest exchange-traded product shrank to a six-..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-27 05:56
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold

West TX Oil Below $76 in Run-Up to OPEC


"Brent and West Texas Intermediate declined for the first time in three days as investors weighed the odds of a production cut from OPEC this week. Hedge funds have turned less bullish on oil in the ab..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-25 02:08
Taggar: bull, oil

Central Banks Have Gold Bulls Running


"Hedge funds added bullish gold wagers at the fastest pace since June as central bank action from China to Japan and Europe helped stem the rout in prices. The net-long position in New York futures and..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-24 04:41
Taggar: bank, bull, gold, long position

Gold Steady Below $1200 as China Rate Cut Offers Support


"Gold edged settled lower on Monday, as the dollar eased, but prices were still not far from a three-week high after a surprise rate cut in China raised hopes that demand for bullion in the top consume..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-24 01:24
Taggar: bull, dollar, economy, gold, rate

Ukrainian Gold Reserves Drop as Russian Surge


"Ukraine?s gold reserves contracted to the smallest in six years as Russia bought bullion, taking its holdings to the biggest in at least two decades. Ukraine reduced bullion reserves by about 35 perce..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-21 17:44
Taggar: bull, gold

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

U.S. Dollar Takes a Breather


"The U.S. dollar paused for breath on Friday as its recent rapid ascent on the yen attracted profit taking, though the market mood remains bullish on the currency given the outperformance of the U.S. e..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-21 02:33
Taggar: bull, currency, dollar, economy, market, profit

Gold up near $1195 on Renewed Physical Interest


"Gold rose on Thursday on data showing rising U.S. inflation, and after the previous day’s 1-percent drop triggered renewed physical interest by price-sensitive Asian buyers. Bullion investors fo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-21 02:30
Taggar: bull, gold, inflation, rate

Gold Boosted by ECB Possible Demand


"Gold climbed to the highest in two weeks on speculation the European Central Bank may purchase assets including bullion to counter low inflation and as Russia indicated it added more metal to its rese..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-18 17:40
Taggar: bank, bull, gold, inflation

Deutsche Says Gold Referendum Could End Up Not Moving Prices


"A vote in favour of boosting Switzerland’s gold holdings at a Nov. 30 referendum won’t necessarily lift bullion prices, Deutsche Bank said in a note, adding there was a “considerable..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-17 17:47
Taggar: bank, bull, gold, market, spread

Low Oil Prices Could Pressure OPEC into Action


"Speculators got more bullish on oil for the first time in three weeks, judging that a slump in prices to a four-year low will force OPEC to act. The net-long position in West Texas Intermediate rose 8..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-17 17:43
Taggar: bull, long position, oil, trading

EUR/USD Unable to Maintain Rally


"EUR/US attempted to extend Friday’s rally today but failed. The currency pair was falling even as US economic indicators disappointed dollar bulls. One of the reasons fo..."

Week in FX Americas ? Bullard and G20 Beats Down Dollar


"U.S Retail Sales provides a brief dollar “bid” Bullard and G20 makes investors nervous Modest market participation provides choppy FX session The near global equity meltdown last month (la..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-14 18:39
Taggar: bull, dollar, market, report, retail sales

U.S Dollar Ducks and Dives For Respect


"Sterling bulls stung by QIR The “Wonder” from down-under hurt by RBA comments Japan to weaken Yen by any means Swiss Francs Fraught with Risk This market is a natural U.S dollar lover, nev..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-13 13:29
Taggar: bull, dollar, market

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

FCA Pulls the Penalisation Trigger on Five Banks and Seeks Remediation, Saves a Bullet For Barclays


"The FCA finally has finally pulled the trigger on FX manipulation penalties after its arduous investigation of the world's largest banks over the past year. Read more The post FCA Pulls the Penalisati..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-12 11:41
Taggar: bank, bull, forex

FCA Pulls the Penalty Trigger on Five Banks with £1.1 Billion Fines, Saving a Bullet For Barclays


"The british regulator's arduous year-long forex rigging investigation has concluded with fines for Citibank, HSBC, JP Morgan, RBS and UBS for "undermining confidence in the UK financial system." Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-12 11:41
Taggar: bank, bull, financial, forex

TPP Leaders Say Agreement is Close But Won?t Commit to Date


"Gold fell in New York, after rising the most in more than four months, on expectations that U.S. borrowing costs will increase as the economy strengthens. Bullion rose 2.4 percent on Nov. 7, the most..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-10 17:43
Taggar: bull, economy, gold, report

Next Week


"Monetary policy meetings are planned next week in Norway, South Korea, Indonesia, Peru and Serbia.  The Bank of England will publish its quarterly Inflation Report, and Rosengren, Kocherlakota, B..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-07 22:02
Taggar: bank, bull, inflation, report

Week in FX Americas ? Canadian jobs obliterates outlook, NFP miss target


"October NFP headline missed expectations Canadian jobs report ‘out of sight’ U.S jobs trend remains dollar bulls friend The highly anticipated North American jobs data releases did not dis..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-07 17:11
Taggar: bull, dollar, point, report

Gold Steady Above $1140 as Dollar Surge Hurts Demand


"Gold held near the lowest level since April 2010 as a gauge of the dollar headed for the biggest weekly advance in more than a year, curbing demand. Platinum retreated to a one-month low. Bullion for..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-07 05:20
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold

West TX Oil Rallies to $79 on Pipeline Rumors


"U.S. oil futures settled up $1.49 at $78.68 per barrel, rebounding from a four-year-low in the previous session as traders reacted to rumors of a pipeline blast in Saudi Arabia and bullish U.S. crude..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-06 02:22
Taggar: bull, oil

Gold Below $1145 on Surging U.S. Dollar


"Gold settled below $1,150 per ounce on Wednesday, opening the way for a fall to $1,000 as a surging dollar and stronger share prices weaken the investment case for non-yielding bullion. Gold futures f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-06 02:20
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, investment, share

Gold Drops Below $1,150 on Strong USD


"Gold sunk below $1,150 per ounce on Wednesday to its lowest since mid-2010, opening the way for a fall to $1,000 as a surging dollar and stronger share prices weaken the investment case for non-yieldi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-05 17:23
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, investment, 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

Gold Steady at $1169 after Sharp Falls


"Spot gold rose on Tuesday, snapping a four-session losing streak, boosted by a drop in the dollar index and expectations of Asian physical demand following bullion’s tumble to a four-year low. T..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-05 02:26
Taggar: bank, bull, dollar, gold, report

Gold Speculators Cut Long Positions


"Speculators cut their bullish gold bets before prices tumbled to the lowest since 2010 as demand for a hedge against inflation diminished. The net-long position in New York futures and options decline..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-03 17:53
Taggar: bull, economy, gold, inflation, long position

Hello Markets Partners With Bullion Capital, Expands Precious Metals Offering


"Hello Markets has launched a new partnership with Bullion Capital, expanding the company?s product suite to commodities markets, culminating in an offering of precious metals trading to clients. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-31 12:46
Taggar: bull, forex, market, trading

Gold Headed for Consecutive Monthly Loss


"Gold headed for the first consecutive monthly loss in 2014 after erasing gains for the year as the Federal Reserve ended its asset-purchase program amid signs of an improving U.S. economy. Silver drop..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-31 06:14
Taggar: bull, economy, gold

U.S. Stocks Supported by Solid Economic and Corporate News


"The stock market rose on Thursday, helped by a strong reading on quarterly economic growth and by another round of positive earnings reports. Visa, which posted strong results, accounted for about 140..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-31 02:40
Taggar: bull, market, point, report, visa

Gold Drops to $1200 Erasing 2014 Gains


"The more the U.S. economy improves, the worse things get for gold.  Bullion fell below $1,200 an ounce today, erasing its gains for the year, after the government reported that the U.S. grew at a fast..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-31 02:28
Taggar: bull, economy, gold, report

Gold Drops Below $1207 after Fed Optimism


"Gold fell to a three-week low on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve ended its bond-buying stimulus programme and expressed confidence in the economic recovery, dimming bullion’s safe-haven..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-30 09:22
Taggar: bull, currencies, dollar, gold

Gold Drops Sharply Below $1210 after Optimistic Fed


"Gold was languishing near a three-week low on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve ended its bond-buying stimulus program and expressed confidence in the economic recovery, dimming bullion’s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-30 04:52
Taggar: bull, gold

Russia Increases Gold Reserves by 37.2 Tons


"Russia boosted gold reserves by the most since defaulting on local debt in 1998, driving its bullion holdings to the largest in at least two decades. The country expanded its stockpile, the world?s fi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-29 19:25
Taggar: bull, gold

Global Consumer Confidence Surges According to Nielsen


"Consumer confidence in the United States jumped in the third quarter and improved globally, although people were more optimistic about job prospects than their personal finances, a survey showed on We..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-29 19:03
Taggar: bull, consumer confidence, finance, market

Gold Remains Near $1230 Before Fed Meeting


"Gold held above a two-week low as investors assessed the health of the U.S. economy before the Federal Reserve concludes a policy meeting. Russia joined Turkey in adding bullion to reserves as assets..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-29 06:42
Taggar: bull, economy, gold

Gold Rallies to Above 1230 on Asia Demand


"Gold rebounded from a two-week low as investors weighed increased physical demand before Federal Reserve policy makers begin a two-day meeting at which they are expected to end a bond-buying program..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-28 06:44
Taggar: bull, gold

NFA Bars Bullion Trading Advisor Years after He Stopped Operations and Left the US


"The association said that it started its investigation of Success Bullion in 2014 but the firm did not operate for at least two years before. The owner migrated back to Taiwan in June 2011 and shut do..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-27 15:50
Taggar: bull, forex, rate, trading

Gold at $1230 as Fed Expected to End QE Program


"Gold held losses from a six-week high as investors expected the Federal Reserve to end its bond-buying program this week and most European banks passed a test of their ability to weather a crisis, par..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-27 08:54
Taggar: bank, bull, gold

Gold Heading for Another Weekly Loss on Less Haven Demand


"Gold headed for a weekly loss after two days of declines as economic data from the U.S. strengthened the case for a recovery, curbing haven demand. Palladium climbed, set for a weekly advance. Bullion..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-24 07:15
Taggar: bull, gold

GO Markets Allures Traders With Investable And Deliverable Gold Bullion Service


"GO Markets launches a service that provides direct physical storage access to Gold bullion. The unique USP is avoiding the fiat cash-settled CFD/Futures markets rapidly losing investor confidence due..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-24 05:34
Taggar: bank, bull, currency, forex, gold, market

Gold Bullion Market Remains Fundamentally Precious Despite Dislocations in Derivatives Pricing


"With GOFO rates hovering in and out of negative territory and spot/future prices dipping in and out of backwardation, Gold market dislocations could be pointing to a broader and more pervasive problem..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-23 09:02
Taggar: bull, financial, forex, gold, market, point, rate

Gold Rallies up to $1244 on Physical Demand


"Gold increased after the biggest loss in more than two weeks as the festival and wedding season in India, the world?s biggest consumer after China, spurred purchases. Silver and platinum gained. Bulli..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-23 05:02
Taggar: bull, gold

Gold Drops to Near $1230 as Physical Demand Wanes


"Gold fell around 1 percent on Thursday as stronger-than-expected economic data and upbeat corporate results boosted global equity markets, while the dollar index held near a one-week high and demand f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-23 01:53
Taggar: bull, dollar, employment, gold, market, rate

Fed Has Sufficient Power to Curb Behaviour


"The Federal Reserve has plenty of power to follow through on regulatory threats made yesterday to top bank executives aimed at curbing misbehavior on Wall Street, even if it can?t order firms to break..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-22 06:18
Taggar: bank, bull

Gold Steady Just Below $1250 as Diwali Seen Spurring Purchases


"Gold held near the highest in six weeks on signs of increasing demand in India, the biggest user after China, spurred by the Diwali festival and wedding season. Bullion for immediate delivery added as..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-22 05:04
Taggar: bull, gold

U.S. Stocks Rally on Earnings and ECB Rumors


"U.S. stocks rallied on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 notching a fourth straight session of gains boosted by strong corporate results, including Apple’s.  The S&P 500 and Dow Jones were up..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-22 04:29
Taggar: bull, rate

Gold Rebounds Boosted by India Holiday Sales


"Even after a two-week rally in bullion, domestic prices remain 7.4 percent lower than a year ago just as sales are set to climb for the festival and wedding season. India is the largest gold buyer aft..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-21 16:02
Taggar: bull, gold

Indian Government Considers Reimposing Gold Import Restrictions


"The government is mulling over reimposing some restrictions on gold imports after Diwali as higher inward shipments of the metal in the last few months have pushed up the trade deficit, a government o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-20 16:15
Taggar: bull, gold

Gold Falls As Stock Recovery Reduces Safe Haven Demand


"Gold held a retreat from a five-week high as a rebound in global equities reduced demand for a haven. Silver, platinum and palladium advanced. Bullion for immediate delivery fell as much as 0.3 percen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-20 16:12
Taggar: bull, gold

Gold Slides Below $1240 as Equities Rebound


"Gold declined for a third day, extending a retreat from a five-week high, as a rebound in global equities reduced demand for a haven. Platinum and palladium advanced. Bullion for immediate delivery fe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-20 05:22
Taggar: bull, gold

Dovish Rhetoric


"Markets have a better tone. aided by some dovish remarks from Fed’s Bullard (maybe QE3 shouldn’t end now), Coerce (ECB to start buying assets very soon), Nowotny (euro depreciation constru..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-17 13:28
Taggar: bull, inflation, market, point, rate

U.S. Treasuries Heading for Another Weekly Gain


"Treasuries headed for a fifth weekly gain, the longest winning streak since January, on bets a slowdown in global growth will delay the first U.S. interest-rate increase since 2006. Benchmark 10-year..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-17 06:32
Taggar: bank, bull, rate

Gold Just Below $1240 on Outlook for U.S. Rates


"Gold traded below a five-week high, headed for the first back-to-back weekly increase since July, amid speculation signs of a global slowdown led by Europe may delay the onset of higher U.S. borrowing..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-17 06:30
Taggar: bull, gold

Fed Official Urges Delay in QE End


"The Federal Reserve should consider delaying the end of its bond-purchase program to halt a decline in inflation expectations, said St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard. Bullard, who..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-17 02:00
Taggar: bank, bull, financial, inflation, market, oil

Fed?s Main Tool To Face Global Market Rout is Patience


"For most of the five-year bull market, the Federal Reserve has been the life of the party. Now, it’s sitting on the sidelines. Stocks have tanked in recent weeks as investors fret about slowing..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-16 15:40
Taggar: bull, market, rate

Soothing Words From Fed Official Supports U.S. Stocks


"After a swift and serious selloff, stocks have managed to rise on Thursday’s session with help from the soothing words of St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard. And after dropping ju..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-16 01:13
Taggar: bull

Gold Steady Around $1240 Supported by Slowdown Fears


"Gold prices were steady on Thursday, supported by renewed worries about a global economic slowdown, but bullion’s failure to rally at a time of extreme volatility in equity and energy markets su..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-16 01:11
Taggar: bull, gold, market

Gold Eases from $1240 as U.S. Dollar Rebounds


"Gold settled higher on Tuesday as sliding crude oil prices and a dollar rebound prompted the bullion market to take a breather following its recent rally. The energy market slumped further on Tuesday..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-15 03:07
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, market, oil

Gold Steady at $1235 after U.S. Dollar Falls


"Gold settled higher on Monday as the dollar fell on uncertainty about global economic growth, while the prospect of more economic stimulus from China also increased bullion’s investment appeal..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-14 02:46
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, investment

What Is the Long-Term Future of EUR/CHF?


"Having sold my long EUR/CHF positions a few days ago, I still retain my interest in the potential moves of this currency pair. My last year’s poll about E..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-13 17:35
Taggar: bull, currency, currency pair

Many Missed Gold Rally


"Hedge funds reduced bullish gold wagers just before prices rallied the most since June on concern that global economic growth is weakening. The net-long position in New York futures and options contra..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-13 05:21
Taggar: bull, gold, long position

Gold Rally Loses Steam as USD Recovers


"Gold fell, cutting the biggest weekly gain since June, as improving U.S. economic data strengthened the dollar and cut demand for a haven. The Bloomberg Dollar Spot Index rose for a second day after U..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-10 16:55
Taggar: bull, consumer confidence, dollar, gold, market

CNY Attracts Safe Haven Flows


"The U.S. dollar’s bull run has been a headwind for Asian currencies in recent months, but one outlier is swimming against the tide: the Chinese yuan. The yuan, which is still tightly controlled..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-09 16:29
Taggar: bank, bull, currencies, dollar

Record Trade Surpluses Driving Yuan


"The U.S. dollar’s bull run has been a headwind for Asian currencies in recent months, but one outlier is swimming against the tide: the Chinese yuan. The yuan, which is still tightly controlled..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-09 06:59
Taggar: bank, bull, currencies, dollar

Gold Rises Boosted by Holiday Demand from China


"Gold futures rose as buyers returned after a one-week holiday in China, the largest consumer of the metal. Platinum also advanced. Bullion slumped 1.9 percent last week, erasing gains for the year as..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-08 16:06
Taggar: bull, economy, gold, rate

Gold Rallies to $1212 as China Returns From Break


"Gold rose as the drop to this year?s low lured Chinese buyers returning from a weeklong break, while investors awaited minutes of the Federal Reserve?s last meeting. Platinum extended a rally from a f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-08 07:12
Taggar: bull, gold

Monex Investor Survey Says U.S Equities Rodeo Will Continue to Print New Highs


"Retail investors are not phased by the various macroeconomic and geo-political machinations that threaten to undermine asset valuations worldwide. Most retail investors expect the equity market bull r..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-07 18:05
Taggar: bull, forex, market

Platinum Rallies Back to $1250


"Platinum slid below $1,200 an ounce for the first time in five years and money managers cut bullish bets by the most since 2012 on concern demand is slowing from Europe to China as the appeal of preci..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-07 07:28
Taggar: bull, long position

U.S. Dollar Eases after Payroll Bounce


"The dollar nursed heavy losses early on Tuesday, having suffered its biggest one-day fall in a year as it reversed almost all of its U.S. payrolls-inspired gains in a temporary setback for dollar bull..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-07 04:57
Taggar: bull, dollar

Platinum Falls As Precious Metals Slide


"Platinum slid below $1,200 an ounce for the first time in five years and money managers cut bullish bets by the most since 2012 on concern demand is slowing from Europe to China as the appeal of preci..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-06 16:16
Taggar: bull, long position

Analysts Divided on AUD As Carry Trades Weaken


"The Australian dollar is fetching $0.8655 in early Monday trade, down a bit more than 7 percent since the beginning of September, touching its lowest levels since January. Morgan Stanley’s bulli..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-06 16:15
Taggar: bull, dollar

Fed?s Bullard Says Fed Behind on Rate Schedule


"The Federal Reserve’s third round of bond buying had a better than expected impact on the U.S. labor market, a Fed official said on Thursday, making it all the more necessary for the central ban..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-03 17:06
Taggar: bank, bull, economy, market, point, rate

Gold Drifts Below $1213 on U.S. Rates Prospects


"Gold fell to extend a weekly drop as investors assessed prospects for higher U.S. interest rates before the world?s biggest economy reports monthly payrolls. Platinum dropped to a five-year low, set f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-03 06:49
Taggar: bull, economy, gold, rate, report

Gold Barely in the Black in 2014 As Rate Outlook Slows Demand


"Gold traded little changed in London, with the metal almost erasing this year?s gains as the outlook for higher U.S. interest rates amid an improving economy curbs demand for the metal. Bullion rose a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-02 17:57
Taggar: bull, dollar, economy, gold, rate

SGX Launches New Singapore Kilobar Gold Contract To Facilitate Physical Gold Trading


"As the Asian market remains to be the key driver for bullion trading, the Singapore Exchange launches new contracts aiming to become a leading trading venue after the government scrapped a tax on inve..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-02 15:59
Taggar: bull, forex, gold, gold trading, investment, market, trading

Gold Rallies to $1216 on U.S. Stocks? Decline


"Gold rose on Wednesday, rebounding from the previous day’s nine-month low near $1,200 an ounce, as disappointing U.S. factory data sparked a selloff on Wall Street and prompted investors to seek..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-02 02:56
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, point

Gold Drops to $1206 as U.S. Dollar Advances


"Gold futures fell to the lowest since January as the outlook for higher U.S. interest rates and a stronger dollar cut demand for precious metals as hedges against inflation. Silver dropped to a four-y..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-01 05:55
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, inflation, rate

Gold Headed for Poor Quarter


"Gold traded near the lowest level in nine months, on course for the first quarterly loss this year, as prospects for higher U.S. borrowing costs boosted the dollar to its best quarter since the financ..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-30 06:20
Taggar: bull, dollar, financial, gold

Gold Remains Well Supported at $1215


"Gold recovered from early losses on Monday after Hong Kong pro-democracy supporters clashed with police, keeping Asian stocks on edge and boosting bullion’s appeal as a safe haven, though the st..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-29 06:06
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold

Gold Steady Above $1215 Despite U.S. Dollar?s Strength


"Gold traded near the lowest level in almost nine months as the dollar rose to a four-year high amid prospects of higher borrowing costs as the U.S. economy improves. Platinum traded near a 15-month lo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-29 04:06
Taggar: bull, dollar, economy, gold

Some Expecting Big Finish to 2014


"With summer over and fall beginning, the market may be ready to turn a new leaf?and a big, green bullish leaf at that.  Over the past five years, the fourth quarter has been an especially good time to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-29 03:42
Taggar: bull, market

Gold Steady Above $1215


"Gold fell on Friday as a dollar-driven rally encouraged by U.S. economic growth dimmed bullion’s investment appeal, sending the metal’s prices toward a key support level at $1,200 an ounce..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-29 03:34
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, investment

?Meet The Experts? Welcomes Its Newest Contributor, Thomas Coughlin, CEO of Bullion Capital


"The Experts platform is happy to announce the inclusion of Thomas Coughlin, CEO of Bullion Capital to its exclusive panel, bringing with him an expertise in precious metals trading, including gold, si..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-27 19:33
Taggar: bull, forex, gold, trading

US GDP Revised Upwards in Q2 at 4.6%


"The U.S. economy grew at its fastest pace in 2-1/2 years in the second quarter and activity was broad-based, in a bullish signal for the remainder of the year. The Commerce Department on Friday raised..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-26 15:37
Taggar: bull, economy, rate

Gold Back Above $1223 as U.S. Stocks Drop


"Gold headed for the first weekly advance this month as a retreat in global equities and tensions in the Middle East boosted demand for a protection of wealth, countering expectations for higher U.S. b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-26 06:09
Taggar: bull, gold

Gold Rallies to $1225 as U.S. Stocks Slide


"Gold futures rose as a decline in U.S. equities reignited demand for an alternative asset.  The Standard & Poor?s 500 Index of shares headed for the biggest losses since July. Gold has fallen 5.1..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-26 05:23
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, share, shares

Gold Down to $1213 on Economic Optimism


"Gold fell on Wednesday as the dollar climbed to levels not seen in four years and global shares rebounded, while investors remained cautious ahead of U.S. economic data due later in the week. Bullion&..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-25 03:12
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, share, shares

Gold Bounces Upwards After Touching 8 Month Low


"Gold was little changed in New York, after rising the most in almost three weeks yesterday, as investors weighed the outlook for an improving U.S. economy against signs of more buying. Bullion reached..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-24 15:57
Taggar: bull, currencies, dollar, economy, gold

Gold Bounces Upwards After Touching 8 Month Low


"Gold was little changed in New York, after rising the most in almost three weeks yesterday, as investors weighed the outlook for an improving U.S. economy against signs of more buying. Bullion reached..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-24 15:57
Taggar: bull, currencies, dollar, economy, gold

CFTC Charges Executive Management Advisors LLC With Running An $8.3 mln Ponzi Scheme


"According to the charges by the regulator, John R. Bullar who is the owner of the company has been involved in operating an $8.3 Million Commodity Pool and a Ponzi Scheme Alleging to trade Futures and..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-24 05:31
Taggar: bull, forex

UK Royal Mint Wants To Expand Bullion Saving


"The British Royal Mint on Monday launched an online bullion trading service in a bid to attract investors to the precious metal. Gold will now be as accessible to investors as a savings account, accor..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-23 15:37
Taggar: bull, gold, trading

Gold Below $1220 Hurt by Outflows


"Gold was stuck near January lows on Tuesday, hurt by outflows from the top bullion backed exchange-traded fund as investors adjust positions in anticipation of higher interest rates in the United Stat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-23 03:40
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, rate

Hedge Funds Keep Cutting Gold Positions


"Hedge funds extended this year?s longest exit from bullish gold bets as slumping prices and investor outflows since June erased $7.16 billion from the value of exchange-traded funds backed by the meta..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-22 16:52
Taggar: bull, gold, long position

China Launches Gold Exchange to Capture Asian Market


"China launched a gold exchange open to foreign players for the first time on Thursday, putting the world’s top bullion buyer on track to win a race to set the benchmark price in Asia. The launch..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-19 15:42
Taggar: bull, gold

Scottish Independence Bid Fails, GBP/USD Bulls Get Pounded After a Knee-jerk Rally


"After a well publicized campaign for Scottish independence, GBP currency trading goes back to rock, Sterling spiked higher as results started to flock in only to give up earlier gains in early Europea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-19 15:03
Taggar: bull, currency, currency trading, forex, pound, trading

Gold Falls As Fed Raises its Rate Outlook


"Gold futures tumbled to an eight-month low after the Federal Reserve raised its outlook for interest rates, crimping demand for an inflation hedge. Bullion is heading for its first quarterly drop this..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-18 16:22
Taggar: bank, bull, economy, gold, inflation, rate

Indian Gold Imports Rise 176% in August


"India has witnessed a massive 176% jump in gold imports in August. From $738.7 million a year ago to $2.03 billion in the last month, India’s high bullion growth has ensured that the country wou..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-16 17:40
Taggar: bull, gold

Gold Steady Below $1240 Before Fed


"Gold extended a climb from the lowest level since January as investors assessed the health of the U.S. economy before the Federal Reserve begins a two-day policy meeting today. Bullion for immediate d..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-16 06:55
Taggar: bull, economy, gold

ICE Changes Gold Contracts Specifications, Opts for Physical Delivery of Bullion


"The specifications of mini gold futures and options instruments traded on ICE Futures U.S. will be changed starting today to make physical delivery of gold bullion much more convenient for investors..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-16 04:04
Taggar: bull, forex, gold

GBP/USD ? Limited Movement Ahead of British Inflation Data


"The British pound has started the week quietly, as GBP/USD trades in the mid-1.62 range in Monday’s North American session. The sole event out of the UK is the BoE quarterly bulletin, a minor ev..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-15 17:56
Taggar: bull, cpi, indicators, inflation, point, pound

Gold Rebounds After Low Prices Trigger Demand


"Gold rose for the first time in six days in New York on speculation that a decline to an eight-month low will spur more purchases. Bullion capped a 2.8 percent drop last week as the dollar strengthene..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-15 17:20
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, retail sales

Gold Rallies to $1235 Before Fed Meeting


"Gold rallied from an eight-month low, snapping three days of losses, on speculation that reduced prices may spur purchases before the Federal Reserve begins a two-day policy meeting. Bullion for immed..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-15 07:02
Taggar: bull, gold

Gold Around $1230 on Fears of More Hawkish Fed


"Gold dropped to fresh eight-month lows on Monday on fears that the U.S. Federal Reserve may signal an early interest rate hike at this week’s policy meeting, while the strength in the dollar and..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-15 05:06
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, rate

Gold Drops as Fed Rate Speculation Rises Ahead of Next Week


"Gold fell to the lowest since January on speculation that the Federal Reserve will raise U.S. interest rates sooner than forecast, crimping demand for a hedge against inflation. Silver slumped to a 14..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-11 18:20
Taggar: bull, gold, inflation, rate

R.J. O?Brien & Associates Canada Expands Exchange Membership Joins Montreal Exchange


"One of the most established derivatives broker in the US has become a clearing member of the Montreal Exchange. R.J. O'Brien & Associates Canada extends its reach as developed markets continue a..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-11 00:07
Taggar: bull, market

Gold Rises as Low Prices Spurred Buyers


"Gold rose in New York on speculation a drop to a three-month low will spur more purchases. Platinum traded near the lowest price since February. Bullion retreated 7 percent from an almost four-month h..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-10 16:59
Taggar: bull, gold

Gold Steady Around $1257 Amid Rates Outlook


"Gold traded near a three-month low on speculation that the price decline will encourage purchases as investors assessed the strength of the U.S. economy and the outlook for higher borrowing costs. Bul..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-10 07:39
Taggar: bull, economy, gold, trading

Gold at $1255 on Fed Speculation


"Gold traded near a three-month low as the dollar advanced on speculation the Federal Reserve will increase interest rates next year, curbing demand for an alternative investment. Bullion for immediate..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-09 06:12
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, investment, rate

This Week


"Central bank policy meetings are scheduled during the week of September 8 – 12 in South Korea, Indonesia, New Zealand, the Philippines, Peru, Serbia and Russia.  The September Bulletin of t..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-08 16:44
Taggar: bank, bull

Gold Down to $1264 as U.S. Dollar Strengthens


"Gold and silver sank to 12-week lows as the dollar strengthened before data that may back the case for the Federal Reserve to raise borrowing costs at a time when the European Central Bank boosts stim..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-05 06:13
Taggar: bank, bull, dollar, gold

Asian Equities Lower on Material Producers


"Asian stocks fell, with the regional benchmark index heading for a second daily decline, as material companies slid. Newcrest Mining Ltd. (NCM), Australia?s biggest gold producer, slipped 3.7 percent..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-05 05:50
Taggar: bull, gold

Gold Drops Sharply Below $1260 as U.S. Dollar Rallies


"Gold prices settled lower on Thursday as brighter prospects for the U.S. economy and the dollar dimmed the metal’s appeal.  Bullion got little impetus from the European Central Bank’s dram..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-05 02:43
Taggar: bank, bull, dollar, economy, gold, rate

Gold Climbs Above $1270 as Lows Encourage Buying


"Gold advanced for a second day on speculation that prices near the lowest level since June may encourage purchases as investors assessed tensions in Ukraine and the outlook for higher U.S. borrowing c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-04 07:11
Taggar: bull, gold

Gold Edges Up Towards $1270 over Ukraine Tensions


"Gold ended higher on Wednesday, as lingering tensions over Ukraine and a dollar drop prompted bargain hunting and short-covering after bullion prices fell to an earlier 2-1/2 month low. The yellow met..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-04 03:13
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold

Gold Steadies Around 1267 as Sharp Drop Spurs Buying


"Gold advanced for the first time in four days on speculation that prices near the lowest level since June will encourage purchases as investors assessed the strength of the U.S. economy and the outloo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-03 07:08
Taggar: bull, economy, gold, trading

U.S. Dollar Gets Stronger


"U.S. dollar bulls are enjoying their moment in the sun after a trying start to the year, and analysts told CNBC the good times could continue. The greenback strengthened to a seven month high against..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-03 02:28
Taggar: bull, dollar

Gold Drops to $1281 as Global Data Assessed With Ukraine


"Gold extended a declined from a one-week high, retreating for a third day, as investors weighed the health of the global economy against tension between Ukraine and Russia. Palladium fell from a 13-ye..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-02 08:15
Taggar: bull, economy, gold

Gold Holds Onto $1290 as Ukraine Spurs Haven Bid


"Gold held gains near a one-week high, on course to snap two weeks of losses, as escalating tension between Ukraine and Russia spurred haven demand. Bullion for immediate delivery traded at $1,291.11 a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-29 05:45
Taggar: bull, gold

Gold Edges Higher to $1286


"Gold futures dropped for the second time in three days on signs of waning investor demand for the metal as an alternative asset. Money managers have cut their wagers on a bullion rally in three of the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-28 08:21
Taggar: bull, gold

Gold to $1283 as U.S. Economy Weighed With Tensions


"Gold held below $1,300 an ounce as investors weighed a strengthening U.S. economy and dollar against signs of easing tensions around the world. Bullion for immediate delivery traded at $1,282.61 an ou..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-27 06:44
Taggar: bull, dollar, economy, gold

Large Inventories Continue to put Pressure on Oil Prices


"West Texas Intermediate traded near the lowest closing price in seven months after speculators cut bullish bets and as supply rises in the U.S., the world?s biggest consumer. Brent was steady in Londo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-26 15:54
Taggar: bull

BOJ Likely to Cut Growth Forecast But Remain Bullish on Inflation


"The Bank of Japan is likely to keep its bullish inflation outlook even as it cuts its economic growth forecast for this fiscal year in an October report, sources said, suggesting that the bank will no..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-26 15:48
Taggar: bank, bull, inflation, report

Gold Around $1280 On Fed Rate Speculation


"Gold held losses near a two-month low on speculation that the U.S. Federal Reserve will raise borrowing costs next year, strengthening the dollar and damping demand for an alternative investment. Bull..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-26 08:18
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, investment

West TX Oil around $94.50 on U.S. Consumer Data


"U.S. crude rose on Tuesday as bullish U.S. consumer data overshadowed ample global oil supplies and weak economic data in most countries that are major users. Oil jumped by about $1 after an industry..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-26 01:56
Taggar: bull, consumer confidence, oil, report

Gold Speculators Reduce Positions by 13%


"Investors are exiting the gold market on speculation that signs of sustained U.S. economic growth will push the Federal Reserve closer to raising interest rates, cutting demand for bullion as an infla..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-25 16:41
Taggar: bull, gold, inflation, market, rate

Gold at $1278 as Markets Assess Fed?s Intentions


"Gold fell toward a two-month low, extending two weeks of losses, as investors assessed whether the U.S. economy is strong enough for the Federal Reserve to raise rates. Silver sank to the lowest in mo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-25 05:54
Taggar: bull, economy, gold, rate

India to Maintain Gold Import Limits


"In a major blow to the Indian bullion industry, the Finance Ministry has ruled out easing its curbs on gold imports any time soon. India’s retail sector has been seeking the softening of import..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-22 19:45
Taggar: bull, finance, gold

Gold Hovers Over Two Month Low Awaiting Yellen


"Gold rose in New York, rebounding from a two-month low, as investors awaited speeches by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen and European Central Bank President Mario Draghi today at a meeting of centr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-22 16:14
Taggar: bank, bull, dollar, gold

U.S. Dollar Eases Awaiting Update from Jackson Hole


"The dollar hovered just below its 2014 peak against a basket of major currencies on Friday, with bulls turning cautious ahead of a speech by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen. The dollar index .DXY h..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-22 06:38
Taggar: bull, currencies, dollar

U.S. Dollar Cools after Jackson Hole


"The dollar hovered just below its 2014 peak against a basket of major currencies early on Friday, with bulls turning cautious ahead of a speech by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen. The dollar index..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-22 03:24
Taggar: bull, currencies, dollar

Experts Warn About Stock Market Bubble


"Some of the brightest minds in finance are sounding the alarm about a stock market bubble. They aren’t warning of an imminent crash, but their comments should remind investors that the current b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-19 19:52
Taggar: bull, finance, market

Week in FX America ? Canada?s Loonie Takes Flight


"Stats Canada employment error finds +42k more jobs Manufacturing sales a plus for CAD Bulls CAD gains to remain a grind Reversing an error in its original July jobs report, Statistics Canada?s revisio..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-15 17:12
Taggar: bull, economy, employment, report

Gold Demand Slows Down in Second Quarter


"Global gold demand declined sharply in the second quarter as prices steadied following exceptional circumstances in the same period of last year, according to the latest World Gold Council (WGC) repor..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-14 16:04
Taggar: bull, gold, report

GBP/USD down to 1.6775 as BOE Inflation Report Looms


"This week?s economic forecasts from the Bank of England are shaping up to be decisive for the remaining sterling bulls. The pound strengthened against the euro today as investors prepared for clues fr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-12 03:08
Taggar: bank, bull, inflation, pound, rate, report

Over 40% of Swiss Gold Imports go to India


"Indian imports of gold from Switzerland have raised eyebrows in government circles. Data released recently by the Swiss Government showed a spike in bullion exports to India in June.  Over 40% of the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-11 15:46
Taggar: bull, gold, report

USD/JPY at 102.10 as Russia Seeks Ukraine-Rebel Talks


"The yen fell versus 16 major peers as concern eased about tensions in Ukraine after reports last week that Russia?s warplanes ended drills and the nation is seeking to mediate between Kiev and rebel f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-11 03:57
Taggar: bull, currencies, dollar, report

Next Week


"Central bank policy meetings are scheduled in the coming week in South Korea, Indonesia and Chile.  The Bank of England will be publishing its quarterly Inflation Report.  The ECB releases its monthly..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-10 21:02
Taggar: bank, bull, inflation, report

Week in FX America ? Loonie under part-time pressure


"Canada’s unemployment rate drops to +7% Job growth all part-timers Gold traction questionable While varying degrees of geopolitical tensions whipsaws investors, a paltry net gain of 200 jobs in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-08 17:11
Taggar: bull, employment, gold, loonie, market, point, rate

Gold Cruises to $1311 as Ukraine Boosts Appeal


"Gold managed to settle in the green on Thursday, after slumping for most of the morning, boosted by safe-haven buying amid rising tensions in Iraq and Ukraine. And analysts said the metal could gain f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-08 02:54
Taggar: bull, gold, report

Gold Flat As US Data Driving USD


"Gold prices lost their early, modest gains in late-morning trading Tuesday. A couple of upbeat U.S. economic reports helped to pressure the yellow metal. Such bolsters notions the U.S. Federal Reserve..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-05 17:04
Taggar: bull, gold, rate, report, trading

U.S. Dollar Steady Before Jobs Data


"Dollar bulls took a breather on Friday ahead of a closely watched jobs report that has the potential to make or break a rally that saw the greenback post its best monthly performance in over a year. T..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-01 06:41
Taggar: bull, dollar, report

EUR/USD Drops on GDP, Trims Losses After FOMC


"EUR/USD sank today, reaching the lowest level since November, after the US economy demonstrated faster growth than was expected. The currency pair significantly reduced its losses after..."

Peter Schiff Says Gold Will Recover When Fed Fails


"Despite the constant drumbeat of geopolitical turmoil, gold, which investors often buy in times of uncertainty, has fallen 6 percent from its March highs. But even with the sell-off, bullion’s b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-30 17:08
Taggar: bull, gold, oil

GBP/USD at 1.6950 as Shine Comes Off


"The shine is starting to come off the U.K. pound, which has given up its reign as the most popular bullish bet for 2014 among the Group of 10 currencies. Hedge funds and other large speculators cut th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-30 05:07
Taggar: bull, currencies, pound

Treasuries Now Offering Higher Yields than Government Debt in Europe


"As the Federal Reserve moves to end its debt purchases, U.S. bond-market bulls are discovering a new ally: European Central Bank President Mario Draghi. For the first time since 2007, Treasuries offer..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-28 03:44
Taggar: bank, bull, market

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

Indian Minister Says No Plans to Reduce Gold Import Duty


"India, the world’s second-biggest gold consumer, does not have any current proposal to cut the record 10 percent import duty on gold, junior finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Friday. I..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-25 15:42
Taggar: bull, finance, gold, oil, rate

Gold To Reverse Trend if Lower Prices Attract Buyers


"Gold rose from a five-week low in New York, narrowing a second weekly loss, on speculation prices near a technical level will discourage selling. Bullion fell as much as 1.3 percent to $1,289.40 an ou..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-25 15:34
Taggar: bull, gold

Gold at $1293 as Economic Outlook Curbs Demand


"Gold headed for its second straight weekly decline as the outlook for improving economic growth curbed demand for the precious metal as a haven. Bullion for immediate delivery fell 0.1 percent to $1,2..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-25 04:49
Taggar: bull, gold

AUD/USD Below 0.9390 Before CPI Data


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

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

Gold Drops Below $1307 as Haven Demand Decreases


"Gold settled lower on Tuesday as tensions eased in the Crimean region after pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine handed the flight recorder and victims’ remains from a downed Malaysia Airlines jet to i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-23 02:23
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, point

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

Gold Above $1311 on U.S. Rates Outlook


"Gold fell for a second day, extending the first weekly loss in seven, as the outlook for higher U.S. borrowing costs offset demand for a haven amid unrest in Ukraine and Gaza. Palladium was near a 13-..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-21 05:50
Taggar: bull, gold

Gold Below $1309 with Eyes on Geopolitical Tensions


"Gold dropped on Friday after rallying the previous day on the shooting down of a passenger plane in eastern Ukraine, but traders said interest in bullion will be quick to rise again if geopolitical te..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-21 03:43
Taggar: bull, gold

Week in FX Europe ? German Bunds Remain Rich, Gold Slips


"Geopolitical risk has short lifespan Bund ‘bull’ comfortable at lofty heights Gold straddles first line of ‘real’ support The news of the shooting down of Malaysian airliner ne..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-18 21:24
Taggar: bull, gold, market

Indian Gold Imports Jump 65% After RBI Allowed Higher Quotas


"Gold imports by India, the world?s second-largest user, jumped 65 percent in June after the central bank allowed more banks and traders to buy bullion overseas, widening the nation?s trade deficit to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-16 16:25
Taggar: bank, bull, gold

Gold Falls After Profit Taking Before Fed Moves


"Gold dropped as some traders deemed an advance to an almost four-month high as excessive and as investors awaited clues on when U.S. policy makers may begin raising interest rates. Silver declined. Bu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-14 16:30
Taggar: bull, gold, rate

Week In FX: Canada?s Loonie Hung And Quartered


"Loonie slammed by jobs report Canada’s unemployment rate climbs BoC to promote their dovish stance By early Friday morning the Canadian ‘bull’ thought they were onto a good thing. Lo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-11 19:50
Taggar: bull, employment, loonie, rate, report

Gold Industry to Seek Independent Fix Price Administrator


"The gold industry wants an independent party to administer the bullion price benchmark and ?better transparency,? according to the World Gold Council. The council yesterday hosted a meeting for the in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-08 16:03
Taggar: bank, bull, gold

U.S. Dollar Steady Ahead of Jobs Report


"The U.S. dollar clung onto modest gains early on Thursday, having risen broadly on the back of a report that showed solid hiring in the U.S. private sector. The figures from payrolls processor ADP add..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-03 03:08
Taggar: bull, dollar, economy, report

US Employment Beats Expectations, EUR/USD Sinks Lower


"EUR/USD extended yesterday’s drop for the second session today after a US employment report turned out to be far better than most optimistic expectations. Today’s data..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-02 17:16
Taggar: bull, dollar, employment, report

Gold Investor Sentiment Falls to 4 year Low


"Investor sentiment for the precious metal gold fell to a 4½-year low last month after a moderate price rally in mid-June, according to new research by London-based online exchange BullionVault. Gold a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-02 13:11
Taggar: bank, bull, gold, rate

Gold Retreats to $1325 with Eyes on Yellen


"Gold traded below a three-month high on signs that the rally damped physical demand and as investors assessed the outlook for U.S. borrowing costs before Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaks toda..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-02 06:43
Taggar: bull, gold

Gold at Highest Since April around $1325


"Gold settled at its loftiest level since mid-April on Tuesday as bets that record-low interest rates will persist buoyed stocks.  Expectations that interest rates will remain at record lows for some t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-02 02:32
Taggar: bull, gold, rate

New Indian Oil Futures Contract Off-to Steady Start


"Trading volumes on India’s recently launched international oil futures contract have fared well during increased volatility. The move comes on the back of trouble in Iraq which has bullied the p..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-27 23:09
Taggar: bull, oil, trading

Week In FX Europe ? Yields Are Making FX Interesting


"BoE’s Carney “new” norm is 2.5% US Bull Flattener will force USD lower Asian appetite for Euro paper supports EUR Bund/Periphery spreads beginning to be squeezed Interest rates are t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-27 17:29
Taggar: bank, bull, forex, forex market, market, rate, spread, trading

Fed?s Bullard: U.S. Economy Strong Enough for Rate Rises


"James Bullard, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, said the U.S. economy is improving enough to withstand an increase in short-term interest rates next year as growth picks up. ?I?m st..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-27 07:06
Taggar: bank, bull, economy, rate

Asian Equities Lower after Fed Comments


"Asian equity markets declined on Friday following hawkish comments from a Federal Reserve official.  Speaking in a televised interview in the U.S. overnight, St. Louis Fed President James Bullard sugg..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-27 05:59
Taggar: bull, market, rate, share, shares

Chinese Fake Gold Loans Could Reach $15 Billion


"Chinese gold processing firms have since 2012 used falsified gold transactions to borrow 94.4 billion yuan ($15.2 billion) from banks, the country’s chief auditor said. Commodities such as coppe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-26 19:50
Taggar: bank, bull, gold

Gold Eases to $1315 as Rally Erodes Interest


"Gold traded below a two-month high as the rally was seen damping physical and investment demand. Platinum and palladium declined amid expectations that striking miners in South Africa may return to wo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-23 09:17
Taggar: bull, gold, investment

AUD/JPY Shows Bullish Flag on H4 Chart


"A small but nonetheless tradeable bullish flag has been spotted on a four-hour chart of the AUD/JPY currency pair. With its pole formed on Wednesday and the res..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-22 21:04
Taggar: bull, currency, currency pair, trading

Next Week


"Central bank monetary policy meetings will be held next week in Israel, Brazil, Turkey, the Czech Republic, Taiwan and Hungary.  The Governors of the Bank of England and the Bank of Japan have pu..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-20 19:44
Taggar: bank, bull

Yellen Breathing Life Back into Gold Market


"Trading in bullion options show the biggest rally in nine months has more to run after some contracts betting on higher prices surged by the most since 2012 yesterday. Fed Chair Yellen?s outlook for l..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-20 07:10
Taggar: bull, gold, rate, trading

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

EUR/USD Gains as FOMC Lowers Growth Forecast


"EUR/USD advanced today as the US Federal Open Market Committee lowered its growth forecasts and reiterated that interest rates will likely remain extremely low for a prolonged..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-18 22:45
Taggar: bull, dollar, market, point, rate

Gold Remains Below $1275 before Fed


"Gold was trading in a tight range on Wednesday as a firmer dollar and outflows from bullion funds sapped demand, with many investors waiting for the Federal Reserve to conclude its two-day policy meet..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-18 03:23
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, trading

Gold Drops to $1268 after Iraq Surge


"Gold capped the longest rally in almost four months as intensifying unrest from Iraq to Ukraine increased demand for the precious metal as a haven. Bullion has climbed 6.1 percent this year partly bec..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-17 05:35
Taggar: bull, gold

Gold Safe Haven Demand Boosted by Iraq


"Gold rose to the highest level in almost three weeks in New York as intensifying unrest from Iraq to Ukraine spurred demand for a haven. Silver reached a one-month high. Bullion has climbed 6.5 percen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-16 17:19
Taggar: bull, gold

Symmetrical Triangle ? Further Uptrend Possible on CHF/JPY


"Nine months after my post about the ascending triangle on CHF/JPY, the currency pair has finally given some more or less clear signal on what it is going to do next..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-08 17:03
Taggar: bull, currency, currency pair

Week in FX Americas ? North American Report Jobs Gains, but look deeper


"Dollar Bulls were looking for a stronger NFP print Canada part-time hires at four-year high USD/CAD better bid on dollar pullbacks It’s taken five years, but it’s finally happened. The US..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-06 19:44
Taggar: bull, dollar, economy

El-Erian Says ECB Is Trying a Packaged Approach


"With a series of measures announced Thursday, the European Central Bank has fired a “lots of small bullets” at the euro zone’s growth-sapping disinflation, but so far, the markets ar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-05 20:35
Taggar: bank, bull, inflation, market

Nikkei Rises To Two Month High


"The Nikkei touched a fresh two-month high this week, a sign that concerns about Japan’s economy are fading, analysts say. “We remain bullish [on Japan stocks] – we went through a dif..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-05 15:23
Taggar: bull, economy

Gold Around $1245 as Markets Diverted


"Gold hunkered near its weakest since early 2014 on Tuesday, in the midst of its longest losing streak in seven months, as rallying stock markets diverted interest from safe-haven bullion. Ahead of the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-03 02:51
Taggar: bank, bull, gold, market

Gold Continues Fall Around $1247


"Gold extended its biggest weekly drop since March after the Standard & Poor?s 500 Index climbed to a record and hedge funds pared bets on a rally in the metal at the fastest pace this year. Bulli..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-02 05:52
Taggar: bull, gold

Gold Continues To Fall After Ukraine Turmoil Cools


"Gold traded near a 16-week low and headed for a monthly loss as signs of an improving U.S. economy and easing of tension in Ukraine curbed demand for a haven. Palladium was set for a fourth monthly ad..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-30 16:25
Taggar: bull, durable goods, economy, gold

U.S. Dollar Hovers Near Two Month High


"This year has been trying for dollar bulls betting on stellar greenback gains, but they’re not giving up yet. Measured against a basket of currencies of the U.S’s main trading partners, th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-29 05:04
Taggar: bull, currencies, dollar, trading

Gold Hits New Low


"The gold market showed more signs of weakness on Wednesday as the precious metal closed at $1,259.30 per troy ounce, down another $6.20 after Tuesday’s $25 slide. What troubles some traders is t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-29 04:59
Taggar: bull, gold, market

Gold Drops After Stock Gains and Geopolitical Stability


"After two months of treading water, gold prices are starting to sink. Futures in New York reached a 15-week low today after investors sent U.S. equities to a record high. Assets in global exchange-tra..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-28 16:19
Taggar: bull, gold

U.S. Dollar Near Eight Week High on Upbeat U.S. Data


"The U.S. dollar held steady near an eight-week peak against a basket of major currencies on Wednesday, having edged up on the back of encouraging U.S. economic data. The dollar index last stood at 80..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-28 07:37
Taggar: bull, currencies, dollar

Gold Awaits Ukraine and US Policy Changes


"Gold held below $1,300 an ounce as investors weighed the outlook for U.S. monetary stimulus against unrest in Ukraine. Assets in exchange-traded funds backed by platinum and palladium climbed to recor..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-26 15:35
Taggar: bull, gold

Hedge Funds Buy Oil Sensing Supply Shortage


"U.S. crude inventories declining from a record before the Memorial Day weekend spurred speculators to increase bullish bets on oil for a second week. Hedge funds raised their net-long position in benc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-26 15:34
Taggar: bull, long position, oil, trading

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

Gold Little Changed at $1295


"Gold traded below $1,300 an ounce, little changed this week, as investors assessed the health of the U.S. economy and the impact on monetary stimulus. Platinum and palladium were poised for a second w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-23 08:17
Taggar: bull, economy, gold

Gold Rises After Indian Import Changes and Fed Minutes


"Gold rose from its lowest level in more than a week in New York after India eased some curbs on bullion imports and investors weighed Federal Reserve minutes. Palladium futures were near a 33-month hi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-22 16:00
Taggar: bull, gold

GBP/USD at 1.6765 although Markets Unfazed by Carney?s Tone


"Pound bulls still have reason to be optimistic following the Bank of England?s attempts to temper interest-rate expectations, according to banks from Bank of New York Mellon to Mizuho Bank Ltd. While..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-15 08:36
Taggar: bank, bull, currency, inflation, pound, rate, report

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

U.S. Dollar Bulls Betting on Inflation Data


"Dollar bulls are betting U.S. data this week will show consumer prices picked up last month, bringing inflation closer to the Federal Reserve’s 2 percent threshold it has set for considering a r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-14 04:56
Taggar: bull, currency, currency trade, dollar, inflation, market, rate

UK PM Bullish on Deal With European Union


"David Cameron has told the BBC he is “upbeat, bullish and optimistic” that he will succeed in renegotiating the UK’s relations with the European Union. He said he would “absolu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-12 19:29
Taggar: bull

Gold Rises After Ukraine Weekend Turmoil


"Gold jumped to the highest level in almost three weeks, extending its biggest advance in a month, as escalating tension in Ukraine boosted haven demand. Bullion for immediate delivery rose as much as..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-05 16:36
Taggar: bull, gold

China?s Dig At Yuan Speculators Could Backfire


"Beijing’s attack on yuan speculators has proven extraordinarily successful, so much so that traders no longer see it as a short-term intervention but a deeper market shift that has now gained a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-05 16:26
Taggar: bank, bull, market

Week In FX Europe ? After NFP, ECB, Russia and the Dollar In Focus


"Friday’s NFP surprise (+288k and +6.3% UE) has managed to temporarily nick the EUR bull, but not enough to break the pair from the broad range (?1.3775-1.3880). Geopolitical concerns aside, next..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-02 17:30
Taggar: bull, market, rate

Gold Drops After Strong US Employment Figures


"Gold prices fell after U.S. employers boosted payrolls in April by the most in two years, cutting demand for the metal as a haven. The 288,000 gain in employment was the biggest since January 2012, La..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-02 15:38
Taggar: bull, employment, gold, rate

ETF Selling Sees Gold Approaching $1280


"Gold was steady on Friday after two consecutive sessions of losses, but the metal was headed for its second weekly drop in three on growing optimism about the U.S. economy and selling in the top bulli..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-02 03:44
Taggar: bull, economy, gold

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

Gold Drops After Fed Taper and USD Positive Data


"Gold fell 1% in thin trade on Thursday, a day after the Federal Reserve announced a further cut in its stimulus programme and reiterated its confidence in the US economic outlook despite weak first-qu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-01 19:48
Taggar: bull, gold, rate

Gold down to $1290 on U.S. Growth Optimism


"Gold held at lower levels hit overnight on Thursday, pressured by the U.S. Federal Reserve cutting its bullion-friendly stimulus measures further and outflows from the world’s biggest gold fund..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-01 06:50
Taggar: bull, gold

EUR/USD Dips as German Inflation Misses Estimate


"EUR/USD plunged today as the German inflation data disappointed euro bulls, missing the analysts’ estimates. This increases chances for quantitative easing from the Euro..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-29 16:36
Taggar: bank, bull, currency, currency pair, inflation, point

Gold down to $1295 before Fed Meets


"Gold retreated for a second day, trimming a monthly rise, on speculation that the Federal Reserve will further reduce U.S. monetary stimulus as it starts a two-day policy meeting today. Bullion for im..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-29 07:56
Taggar: bull, gold, market

Gold Rises as Ukrainian Cease Fire Ends


"Gold rose from a 10-week low in New York, climbing for the first time in four sessions, as the crisis in Ukraine spurred demand for a haven. Bullion futures reached $1,275.80 an ounce yesterday, the l..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-23 17:40
Taggar: bank, bull, gold, market, report

Gold Lower at $1284 as Investors Exit Bullion Funds


"Gold extended losses for a fourth straight day on Tuesday as outflows from physical gold funds pointed to weak investment appetite, though a retreat in the dollar took some pressure off prices. The me..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-23 02:45
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, investment, market, point

Gold Lower to $1287 on Outflows


"Gold extended losses into a fourth session on Tuesday, hovering near its lowest in 2-1/2 weeks as equities climbed and on outflows from bullion-backed funds. Spot gold had fallen 0.1 percent to $1,288..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-22 05:49
Taggar: bull, gold, market

Gold Drops On ETF Sales and Strong USD


"Gold fell to a two-and-a-half-week low in choppy and thin holiday trade on Monday, hurt by sharp outflows from the world’s biggest bullion-backed exchange-traded fund (ETF) and a stronger dollar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-21 16:19
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, market

European Bourses Not Enjoying Bullish Winds From US Stocks


"European stocks were little changed, with the Stoxx Europe 600 Index heading for a weekly gain, as Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen reiterated the central bank will continue to support the economy..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-17 09:29
Taggar: bank, bull, economy, market, rate, report, share, shares

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 Steady Above $1300 after Bullish U.S. Economic Data


"Gold settled modestly higher on Wednesday as Wall Street stocks rose and as strong U.S. industrial production data fed investor caution about bullion a day after prices fell nearly 2 percent. Gold tra..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-17 03:08
Taggar: bull, gold, industrial production, market, report

NZD/USD Technicals ? Overall Bullish Bias Intact Despite 0.86 Broken, Weaker Inflation


"The downtrend that started since last Thursday received a boost today thanks to weaker than expected NZ Consumer Price Index which came in at a surprising 1.5% versus the expected 1.7% and previous 1..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-16 10:12
Taggar: bank, bull, inflation, market, price index, rate

Net effect of Chinese data is bullish but AUD/USD staying below 0.937 resistance. Chart: http://bit.ly/1h1CDex


"The post Net effect of Chinese data is bullish but AUD/USD staying below 0.937 resistance. Chart: http://bit.ly/1h1CDex appeared first on MarketPulse."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-16 04:06
Taggar: bull, market

China Expected To Lower Demand For Physical Gold


"After last year’s massive bullion buying spree, China’s gold fever is set to cool in 2014 as consumers grapple with a slowing economy, said World Gold Council (WGC). “The sudden pric..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-16 03:35
Taggar: bull, economy, gold, market

Westpac Says Gold Could Lose 22 Percent This Year


"Gold will decline 22 percent through 2014 to end the year at $1,025 an ounce as the U.S. Federal Reserve scales back stimulus and inflation remains subdued, according to Westpac Banking Corp. Bullion..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-15 15:55
Taggar: bank, bull, gold, inflation, market, rate

WTI Crude ? Staying Supported Above 103.0 Despite 104.0 Rejection


"Bullish pressure on Oil subsided after the Ukraine Government failed to follow-through with the ultimatum which would have brought the eastern European nation closer to war with Russia. With the likel..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-15 07:58
Taggar: bull, market, oil

Gold Technicals ? Bulls Failing The 1,330 Test


"Yellow metal hit a high of 1,331.26 yesterday, but bulls were unable to hold onto the gains with prices pulling back to 1,325 quickly towards the end of US session. This is not surprising considering..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-15 06:42
Taggar: bull, 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

BoJ And Abe Government To Restart Meetings


"Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will revive their regular meetings this month, people familiar with the matter said, in a sign the government may be concerned abou..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-14 18:35
Taggar: bank, bull, market

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

WTI Crude ? Bullish Momentum Stalling At 104.0 Resistance


"  Prices of Oil climbed on escalating conflict in Ukraine, but we remain trading below the 104.0 round figure resistance that has held strongly before sending prices down back to low 103 levels last F..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-14 07:40
Taggar: bull, market, oil, trading

Week In FX Americas ? A Tough Few Sessions Being A Dollar Bull


"For many dollar bulls their timing has sucked. This week saw many of those bull position bleed that bit more, so much so, that countless of investors decided to pare back their open exposure or in fac..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-11 19:43
Taggar: bull, dollar, market

Curve Correction Is Squeezing Dollar Forex Traders


"Diverging rates are expected to benefit the dollar – a hawkish Fed will trump a dovish Draghi every time. This is the scenario that dollar ‘bulls’ have bought into, however, it’..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-11 12:19
Taggar: bull, dollar, forex, forex trade, market, rate

WTI Crude ? Bulls Fully Back In Force


"WTI prices is trading above 103.0 round figure once more. Prices were pushed higher by strong risk trends which saw major US stocks indexes clocking more than 1% gains each. The weekly report by Depar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-10 11:14
Taggar: bull, market, report, trading

AUD/USD ? More Gains Possible Despite China Letdown


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

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

Gold Technicals ? Confirmation Of 1,315 Break Needed For Further Bullish Push


"  Gold prices fell during European hours yesterday, dipping below 1,300 round figure briefly but managed to stay mostly afloat the level. However, unlike Tuesday’s price action which followed th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-10 06:42
Taggar: bull, gold, 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

S&P 500 ? Back Above 1,850


"Are the bulls back? Early signs are good. S&P 500 grew 0.38%, while Dow Jones Industrial Average managed to stay in the black albeit barely at +0.06%. Nasdaq 100 was the most bullish with a 0.87%..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-09 05:21
Taggar: bull, market

Gold Rises After Ukraine Turmoil Reignites


"The price of spot gold rose on Tuesday morning with concerns that violence in Ukraine was on the verge of escalating. But any predictions of an immediate bull market for the precious metal could be pr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-08 15:36
Taggar: bull, gold, market, oil

FTSE 100 not feeling bullish despite strong Ind + Mfg production numbers. trading below 6,600. Chart: http://bit.ly/1hbhao4


"The post FTSE 100 not feeling bullish despite strong Ind + Mfg production numbers. trading below 6,600. Chart: http://bit.ly/1hbhao4 appeared first on MarketPulse."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-08 11:04
Taggar: bull, market, trading

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

Fed?s Bullard Denies Summers Global Coordination Strategy


"The global economy would see little benefit if the world’s central bankers coordinated monetary policy, a top Federal Reserve official said on Monday in defense of America’s easy money sta..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-07 22:14
Taggar: bank, bull, economy, market, rate

Gold Prices Caught Hedge Funds Off Guard


"Hedge funds and other speculators misjudged gold prices for a second time in three weeks. Just after the investors sold bullion holdings for a second consecutive week, a disappointing U.S. jobs report..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-07 15:49
Taggar: bull, gold, market, point, report

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

Hedge Funds Losing On Gold Bets


"Hedge funds and other speculators misjudged gold prices for a second time in three weeks. Just after the investors sold bullion holdings for a second consecutive week, a disappointing U.S. jobs report..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-07 03:33
Taggar: bull, gold, market, point, report

Minor EUR/USD Descending Channel


"EUR/USD has formed a downward channel on its daily chart. The currency pair is declining since March 19, following an uptrend that lasted for a month and a half..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-06 22:13
Taggar: bull, currency, currency pair

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

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

WTI Crude ? Bulls Seen Around 99.5 Keeping Price Afloat


"Prices of WTI Crude fell, but the pace of decline is much lower than Tuesday’s sharp drop. Prices stayed mostly above 99.5, and even though there were numerous attempts to break below the suppor..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-03 06:22
Taggar: bull, market

S&P 500 ? Early Signs Of Break But 1,890 Still Holding For Now


"US stocks extend gains with S&P 500 reaching yet another record high, crossing the 1,890 round figure and achieving yet another record close. The less bullish Dow Jones Industrial Average also ca..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-03 05:13
Taggar: bull, market, point

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

European Stocks Continuing Global Bullish Risk Trend, Bunds and Treasuries Lower


"Most European and emerging-market stocks rose, while Treasuries and German bunds fell with the yen before reports that may signal the U.S. economic recovery is gathering pace. Copper climbed after an..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-02 10:20
Taggar: bull, market, report

NZD/USD Technicals ? Sharp Decline But Bull Trend Intact


"Kiwi dollar suffered significant decline after the failure to break 0.87 round figure. This decline is surprising as broad risk trends is bullish evident via global stock indexes that managed to climb..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-02 10:16
Taggar: bull, dollar, kiwi, market

S&P 500 ? Weak Fundamentals? Market Does Not Care As Record High Reached


"Risk appetite is back strongly once more, with all 3 major US stock indexes growing at a pace that we expect based on their historical characteristics. First up we have Nasdaq 100 which has the highes..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-02 05:28
Taggar: bull, market

Soybeans Climb Higher As Inventories Fall To 10 Year Low


"Soybeans climbed to the highest price in more than nine months after inventories in the U.S., the world’s largest producer, fell to the lowest level in a decade. Corn extended a bull market rall..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-01 11:03
Taggar: bull, market

EUR/USD Bulls roaring back post CPI decline. New Day High reached.


"The post EUR/USD Bulls roaring back post CPI decline. New Day High reached. appeared first on MarketPulse."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-31 11:21
Taggar: bull, cpi, market

EUR/USD Technicals ? Short-Term Downtrend Threatened


"A boring Monday for EUR/USD, prices have been staying mostly within 1.3745 – 1.376 band and not doing a lot. Even a stronger than expected German Retail Sales print (1.3% vs -0.5% expected M/M)..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-31 11:00
Taggar: bull, market, retail sales

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

Week In FX Asia ? Kiwi On Steroids


"The Kiwi is ending the week on a high note, receiving solid support from improving risk market appetite. Gains on the week have been impressive (+1.7%, w/w) as the topside remains in favor with trader..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-28 19:46
Taggar: bull, currency, kiwi, market

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

Fed?s Bullard: US to return to faster growth in the 2Q after a softer 1Q


"The post Fed’s Bullard: US to return to faster growth in the 2Q after a softer 1Q appeared first on MarketPulse."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-27 08:24
Taggar: bull, market

S&P 500 ? At Verge Of Breaking 1,850


"More of the same seen yesterday. Stock futures of US indexes were mostly bullish during Asian/European hours but started sliding heavily once US session commenced, a pattern that started since last Fr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-27 05:02
Taggar: bull, durable goods, goods orders, market

Gold Recovers From Five Week Low


"Gold traded above a five-week low in New York as investors weighed the crisis over Ukraine against the outlook for higher U.S. interest rates. Bullion futures dropped 3.1 percent last week as U.S. Fed..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-26 16:55
Taggar: bank, bull, gold, market, rate

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

Fed?s Bullard Says Unemployment Rate Could Fall Below 6 Percent


"The U.S. unemployment rate will fall below 6 percent by the end of this year, a Federal Reserve official said on Wednesday, offering a bullish view on the country’s economy after central bank co..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-26 16:28
Taggar: bank, bull, economy, employment, financial, market, 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

S&P 500 ? Recovered But Remain Under Pressure


"US stocks climbed up higher, clawing back a large portion of the losses suffered on Monday. Dow Jones Index was the most bullish of them all, gaining 0.56% and perhaps more importantly put itself back..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-26 05:54
Taggar: bull, market

Iraq Buys $1.56 Billion of Gold


"Iraq bought 36 metric tons of gold this month valued at about $1.56 billion in the largest purchase by a nation in three years. The Central Bank of Iraq acquired the metal to help stabilize the Iraqi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-25 16:14
Taggar: bank, bull, currencies, gold, market

WTI Crude ? Clearing 100.0 Key To Extend Bullish Window


"Prices are back below 100.0 once again, but we can’t blame bulls for not trying. Indeed, prices was mostly bullish on Monday, with prices able to climb to a high of 100.81 even though both Germa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-25 11:09
Taggar: bull, market

Palladium ? Hitting 28 Months High But Outlook Not As Bullish As It Sounds


"Palladium prices climbed to its highest level since August 2011, but the reason for the rally is purely supply side rather than due to an increase in demand. Friday saw miners from South Africa going..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-25 08:02
Taggar: bull, market

WTI Crude ? Combative Bulls Sending Price Above 100.0 Again


"100.0 remains a formidable resistance for WTI crude. Prices managed to shoot all the way up to 100.82 last Friday, and appeared to have conquered the century level by closing the week at 100.07. Howev..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-24 11:27
Taggar: bull, market, oil

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

600 Tons Silver Vault Highlights Growth In Silver Demand


"Silver Bullion Pte, a Singapore supplier of coins and bars to retail investors, opens a 600 metric ton vault tomorrow as investor demand increases. The storage could hold silver worth $390 million at..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-24 05:45
Taggar: bull, market

Gold Technicals ? Back Below 1,335 Despite Institutional Speculators Purchases


"Speculators remain bullish towards Gold according to US CFTC’s Commitments of Traders weekly report. Latest data reflected a jump in Net Long Non-Commercial Positions from 118k to 136k contracts..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-24 05:29
Taggar: bull, gold, long position, market, report

Next Week


"Central bank interest policy meetings are planned next week in Hungary, Romania, the Czech Republic, Israel, the Philippines, Norway, and South Africa.  The latest set of U.S. bank stress tests w..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-21 13:55
Taggar: bank, bull, report

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

WTI Crude ? Maintaining Bullish Bias Above 99.0 Despite Turbulent Thursday


"Is the bullish momentum in WTI Crude over? Yesterday we were still fawning over the fact that prices of WTI managed to climb higher even though fundamentals and broad market sentiment should be pullin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-21 09:50
Taggar: bull, market

S&P 500 ? Yellen Back Of Mind As Bullish Sentiment Back


"US Stocks recovered  strongly yesterday, reclaiming almost all the losses suffered on Wednesday following the FOMC monetary policy announcement. Headlines today seems to attribute the sharp gains to &..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-21 04:51
Taggar: announcement, bull, market

Gold Drops After Fed Hints At Rate Hike Next Year


"Gold fell to the lowest in almost three weeks in New York after the U.S. Federal Reserve indicated that it will raise interest rates next year, curbing demand for a store of value. Silver declined. Bu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-20 17:25
Taggar: bull, gold, market, rate

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

NZD/USD Technicals ? Bulls Barely Live On After Wounded By Yellen?s Words


"Risk currency Kiwi Dollar sunk heavily after Fed Chairman suggested that rate hikes may happen “around 6 months” after the end of QE program, strengthening USD and dampening risk appetite..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-20 06:41
Taggar: bull, currency, dollar, kiwi, market, rate

NZD/USD Technicals ? Staying Bullish Above 0.86


"Kiwi Dollar suffered slight pullback this morning but uptrend remained intact. Considering that Asian stocks are mixed, it is not surprising to see “risk currencies” like NZD/USD a little..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-19 10:47
Taggar: bull, currencies, dollar, kiwi, market

Asian Stocks Mixed Despite Bullish US Stocks


"Asia’s benchmark stock gauge fluctuated as investors weighed the prospect of further sanctions against Russia and awaited the Federal Reserve’s policy statement. Japan Display Inc. sank in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-19 08:08
Taggar: bull, market, trading

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

S&P 500 ? Strong Bullish Momentum Seen


"The US stock markets seemed to be back to normal. S&P 500 gained 0.72% yesterday, while Dow Jones Industrial Average which has been the  less bullish of the 2 in recent years grew 0.55%. Tech hea..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-19 05:20
Taggar: bull, 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

WTI Crude ? No Bullish Pressure Despite Deepening Crimean Crisis


"Crude Oil remained mostly stable this today even though the Crimean referendum pushed the region 1 step closer to unification with Russia. This calmness and stability is not limited to Oil, with Preci..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-17 11:32
Taggar: bull, market, oil

EUR/USD Technicals ?


"EUR/USD strayed lower this morning but was mostly stable above 1.39 round figure. By keeping above the key level, the rally of last Friday remained intact and bullish pressure continue to favor a push..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-17 08:05
Taggar: bull, market

Speculators Increases Bets on Gold and Wheat


"After shunning gold and wheat for most of last year, hedge fund managers are piling back in as the escalating crisis in Ukraine spurs a rebound in the prices of both commodities. Speculators have the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-17 03:27
Taggar: bull, gold, market

Gold Technicals ? Bulls Seen Tentative Despite New Highs Reached


"  Even though Gold has reached a new 5 month high, bullish momentum remain unconvincing as yesterday’s rally appears to be much more muted compared to movement in stocks and currencies. Consider..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-14 12:09
Taggar: bull, currencies, gold, market

NZD/USD Technicals ? Bullish Above 0.8525


"Yesterday’s “risk off” move during US session dragged classic “risk currencies” such as AUD/USD and EUR/USD lower. NZD/USD wasn’t sparred, with prices falling from..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-14 10:56
Taggar: bull, currencies, market, trading

AUD/USD Technicals ? 0.90 Key Support Holding For now


"AUD/USD had an eventful day yesterday. Prices rallied and broke 0.90 round figure following a stupendous Employment Change aided by bullish pressure spillover from RBNZ rate hike. However, a large por..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-14 09:55
Taggar: bull, employment, market, rate

EUR/USD Technicals ? S/T Bullish Narrative Hinges On 1.385 Support


"EUR/USD traded lower yesterday during US session in line with “risk off” sentiment seen in US stocks. This pulled EUR/USD from a day high of 1.3966 to a low of 1.3845, erasing all the gain..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-14 08:20
Taggar: bull, 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 ? Bullish Breakout Above 0.8525 Post RBNZ Rate Hike Seen


"Central Bank RBNZ delivered the rate hike that all bullish traders were looking for, raising its Official Cash Rate by 25 basis points to 2.75%. This pushed NZD/USD above the 0.85 round figure resista..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-13 05:01
Taggar: bank, bull, market, point, rate

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

Most Americans Missed Out On Recent Stock Rally


"More than three-quarters of Americans say the five-year bull market in U.S. stocks has had little or no effect on their financial well-being, according to a Bloomberg National Poll. Seventy-seven perc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-12 04:11
Taggar: bull, financial, market

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

S&P 500 ? China Disappointment Unable To Derail Bull Train


"US stocks traded lower yesterday led by a surprise decline in Chinese exports numbers released over the weekend. Dow Jones Industrial Average fell by 0.21% while S&P 500 was doing slightly better..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-11 04:45
Taggar: bull, market, point, trading

Gold at $1340 on Fund Inflows


"Gold was steady near $1,340 an ounce on Tuesday as fears of an economic slowdown in China and Ukraine’s geopolitical crisis keep investors seeking safe-haven bullion. In a sign of investor confi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-11 04:14
Taggar: bull, gold, market

Gold Seen Most Bullish In 2 Years But Downside Risks Remain


"Gold is getting more attractive to hedge-fund managers even as Goldman Sachs Group Inc. says the metal’s surprising rally this year will soon fizzle. Hedge funds and other speculators expanded b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-10 03:36
Taggar: bull, gold, market

Next Week


"Central bank interest rate policy meetings are scheduled next week in Japan, New Zealand, Russia, South Korea, Indonesia, Chile, Thailand, and Peru.  The Bank of Japan releases its monthly assess..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-08 23:30
Taggar: bank, bull, rate

Bond Market Research Shows Fed?s Bullard Had The Most Impact


"Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis President James Bullard had the biggest impact on bond markets of all Fed policymakers in 2013, according to a new tally. Research by Macroeconomic Advisers showed Bul..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-07 17:03
Taggar: bank, bull, market

UOB Bullion And Futures Joins DGCX, Targeting Middle Eastern Clientele


"The DGCX has announced that multi asset-class brokerage UOB Bullion and Futures (UOBBF) has been approved as a clearing member of the Exchange, effectively expanding client exposure into the Middle Ea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-06 11:38
Taggar: bull

Gold Drops Below $1340 as Ukraine Tensions Cool


"Gold settled about 1 percent lower on Tuesday as investors took profits from the previous session’s rally to near four-month highs after President Vladimir Putin said Russia would only use milit..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-05 02:17
Taggar: bull, gold, market, profit

Physical Demand Driving Gold Growth


"Demand for physical gold out of China and other emerging markets has become the key driver of bullion prices, according to HSBC, as the rampant outflows from exchange traded funds (ETF) seen last year..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-05 02:11
Taggar: bull, gold, investment, 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

Best Indicator for Divergence Trading?


"Divergence between the price chart and the corresponding oscillator indicator levels is a well-known trading signal. It is based on the fact that if the momentum ind..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-03 18:02
Taggar: bull, trading

Russia?s CBR Attacks First


"Geopolitical Russia-Ukraine tensions are naturally weighing on market sentiment. However, it’s rhetoric that is keeping everything in modest check for the time being despite the situation escala..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-03 13:50
Taggar: bull, market

Week in FX Americas ? The Loonie?s Flight of Fancy


"USD/CAD bulls have been cocksure of themselves this year. Being long dollars against the commodity and interest rate sensitive currency has been many speculators? go-to profitable trade for 2014. Thes..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-28 21:25
Taggar: bank, bull, currency, dollar, finance, loonie, market, profit, rate

NZD/USD Technicals ? Bulls Ain?t Gonna Hold Back


"Kiwi Bulls must be humming to the tune of Ain’t Nothing Gonna Hold Me Down by Men At Work. Certainly nothing seems to be break their stride right now. Not US Stocks that is pulling back slightly..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-28 11:28
Taggar: bull, kiwi, market

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

NZD/USD Technicals ? 0.834 Back In Sight


"Bulls have managed to claw back a huge portion of losses suffered yesterday. The sell-off occurred following a failed push to break 0.834 resistance during early European trading session which was exa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-27 11:07
Taggar: bull, market, trading

S&P 500 ? Failure To Break 1,850 Hurting Bulls


"Price action on the S&P 500 was broadly similar to that of Monday and Tuesday. We saw prices pushing above 1,850 during Asian afternoon/Early European session yesterday but prices quickly headed l..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-27 05:06
Taggar: bull, market

Gold Rises as Ukraine Boosts Metal Safe Haven Profile


"Gold traded near a 16-week high in New York as investors weighed turmoil in Ukraine against the outlook for slowing bullion demand at higher prices. Ukraine?s Acting President Oleksandr Turchynov push..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-25 17:48
Taggar: bull, gold, market, oil

JPY Displays Stock Market Correlation


"When traders want to know which way stocks are headed, they look to the Japanese yen. Top strategists on Wall Street say the yen is set to weaken a lot further this year, and that should be a bullish..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-25 17:44
Taggar: bull, dollar, market, rate, trading

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

Gold Technicals ? Bulls Running Higher Despite Lack Of Fundamental Footing


"Price action in Gold is tracking movement in Stocks closely, with the yellow metal climbing to a fresh 4 month high just as S&P 500 climbed to record highs yesterday. Prices subsequently followed..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-25 10:06
Taggar: bull, gold, market

S&P 500 ? 1,850 Resistance Intact


"US stocks rallied strongly yesterday despite no major bullish economic news releases. S&P 500 closed 0.62% higher,  while Dow Jones Industrial Average did marginally better at 0.64% while Nasdaq 1..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-25 05:44
Taggar: bull, margin, market

Nat Gas ? Long Term Prospect Remain Weak Despite Latest Bull Run


"Natural Gas jumped higher once again, approaching the recent 5 year high reached slightly under 1 month ago. Reason for the rally? The cold weather that just doesn’t seem to go away which has in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-24 11:54
Taggar: bull, market, rate

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

Gold Declines After Rally on Lower Expected Demand


"Gold declined on speculation that a rally to the highest level in more than three months is curbing physical demand in Asia and as the U.S. Federal Reserve indicated that it will press on with cuts to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-21 18:47
Taggar: bull, gold, market

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

S&P 500 ? Weak Economic Numbers Not Keeping Bulls Down


"All round good news for stocks yesterday. S&P 500 gained 0.60% while Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 0.58%. Nasdaq 100 was the slowest of the pack, gaining only 0.52% even though it should th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-21 05:31
Taggar: bull, market

Bank Analysts Divided on Gold Outlook


"Bullion climbed this year to the highest level in three months as signs the U.S. economy wasn?t recovering in line with expectations boosted demand for a haven. The more bullish view from UBS contrast..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-20 21:43
Taggar: bank, bull, economy, gold, market

American Regulatory Overreach? ILQ Stands Up to The NFA


"Two former employees of the NFA now at ILQ, accuse the agency of trying to use them as scapegoats as NFA Associate General Counsel said: “you should receive $50,000 bonuses for taking the bullet..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-20 19:00
Taggar: bull

Dollar Bulls Wounds Heal Quickly


"Finally, the mighty dollar has found some needed love again. The majority of weak dollar long positions have had to endure a few weeks of underwhelming US economic reports. Economic underperformance h..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-20 13:59
Taggar: bull, dollar, long position, market, report

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

EUR/USD Technicals ? Stable As Bulls Hold On Tight Against Strong Risk Off Backdrop


"The relatively strength of EUR/USD continue to shine even though prices are lower than before, as EUR/USD has fared better than fellow risk currencies AUD/USD and NZD/USD, and tying with GBP/USD in te..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-20 10:00
Taggar: bull, currencies, market

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

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

S&P 500 Technicals ? Weakness Seen With Higher Downside Risks


"Mixed day for US stocks yesterday as S&P 500 gained slightly at +0.12% but Dow Jones Industrial Average was the opposite at -0.15%. Interestingly, Nasdaq 100 was actually relatively bullish, gaini..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-19 05:33
Taggar: bull, market

Asian Stocks Pare Yesterday?s Gains But Crude Stays Bullish


"Asian stocks dropped, snapping a three-day advance in the regional index as Japanese shares slipped following yesterday?s surge. Crude oil extended gains from a four-month high before stockpiles data..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-19 03:00
Taggar: bull, market, oil, share, shares

China Takeover India As World Largest Gold Consumer


"China officially overtook India as the world’s largest consumer of gold in 2013, according to the World Gold Council (WGC), in a year that saw overall demand for bullion slump 15 percent owing t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-18 11:59
Taggar: bull, gold, market

Gold Technicals ? Bullish Above 1,315 But Same Downside Risks Apply


"Some slight pullback seen in Gold after price failed to clear 1,330 resistance yesterday. We are currently trading around the 1,315 – 1,320 consolidation zone seen late Friday, with prices break..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-18 11:31
Taggar: bull, gold, market, trading

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

WTI Crude ? Testing Resistance Around 101.35


"The market wide positive risk appetite this morning drove WTI Crude higher as traders believed that the record aggregate financing figure released by the Chinese Central Bank meant that we should see..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-17 11:01
Taggar: bank, bull, market

Gold Technicals ? Is Next Bullish Target 1,360 Possible?


"Precious metals continue to climb higher with Silver being the biggest percentage gainer W/W. However, Gold isn’t that far behind, gaining close to 4.2% from last week’s open to close. Thi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-17 10:20
Taggar: bull, gold, market

AUD/USD Technicals ? Trading Higher But Bullish Impetus Weak


"Australian Dollar traded higher this morning, in line with most major currency pairs on continuing the bullish momentum that has started since 13th Feb. The record high of aggregate financing released..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-17 09:16
Taggar: bank, bull, currencies, currency, currency pair, dollar, dollar trade, market, trading

EUR/USD Technicals ?


"Early Monday trade continued the bullish uptrend that has been in play since 13th Feb, as prices pushed from Friday’s close of  1.36922 to above 1.37 almost immediately after market opened. This..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-17 06:00
Taggar: bull, market

Hedge Funds Seen Buying Gold Again


"Hedge funds raised bullish gold wagers to a three-month high as signs of slowing U.S. economic growth spurred demand for haven assets. Billionaire John Paulson maintained his bullion holdings last qua..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-17 03:44
Taggar: bull, gold, long position, market, trading

Week In FX Americas ? Weather Again Blamed For US Softening


"This week, Ms. Yellen came spoke and did not disappoint anyone ? handover from one Fed head to another completed. For the time being the US Fed game plan is to follow the “Bernanke way. However..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-14 16:52
Taggar: bull, economy, market, point, report

Gold Technicals ? Bullish Momentum Not Letting Up


"It is very strange seeing Gold prices crossing the 1,300 mark. According to most analyst expectations, Gold should be trading lower and not higher as there is less need for the yellow metal as global..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-14 11:01
Taggar: bull, economy, gold, inflation, market, trading

WTI Crude ? Quest Above 100.57 Part Deux


"Crude Oil gain yesterday together with Stocks, as broad risk trends was surprisingly bullish during US session despite weaker than expected economic news released during the period. Seeing as how Gold..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-14 09:52
Taggar: bull, gold, market, oil

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

Gold Drops on Take Profit Sales


"Gold futures fell as a rally to a three-month high yesterday spurred selling. Gold will probably trade in a range of $150 an ounce this year, as opposed to about $500 last year and $300 in 2012, said..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-13 16:48
Taggar: bull, currency, gold, market, profit, take profit, trading

USD/INR Technicals ?


"Indian Rupee weakens today, in line with other emerging market currencies as risk appetite of Asian market has deteriorated following the same during US session yesterday. This broad decline isn’..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-13 10:14
Taggar: bull, currencies, market, rate

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

Fed?s Bullard: Fed will be cautious if changes to taper pace needed


"Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard said Fed officials will probably be careful about altering the pace of their reductions to bond buying because of a potentially significant im..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-13 05:27
Taggar: bank, bull, market

S&P 500 ? Yet More Gains But Fundamentals Sketchy


"US stocks enjoyed yet another day of rally, clocking in the biggest 4-day rally seen in more than year. S&P 500 gained 1.11% while Dow Jones Industrial Average which has been observed to be the le..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-12 05:31
Taggar: bull, market

Restrictions On Gold Imports To Continue As India Combat Current Account Deficit


"India’s trade deficit narrowed in January, thanks to the country’s strict import controls on gold imports. But analysts are warning that even though the figures are less alarming, now is n..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-12 03:41
Taggar: bank, bull, gold, market

Gold Near 2014 High at $1284


"Gold rallied to the highest level since November as investors assessed further cuts to U.S. stimulus and Chinese buyers increased purchases to extend last year?s record consumption. Silver, platinum a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-11 10:18
Taggar: bull, consumption, 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

S&P 500 ? Strongest Bullish Sentiment Seen In Feb


"No crazy 1% gains yesterday, but stocks managed to hold onto their hard earn gains of Friday and then some. S&P 500 closed 0.16% higher, while Dow Jones was much more modest at 0.05%. Nasdaq 100 i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-11 04:52
Taggar: bull, 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

China Buying sees Gold above $1272


"Gold rose to a two-week high, set for the longest rally since October, as U.S. jobs data missed estimates and Chinese buyers returned after the Lunar New Year break. Silver headed for the longest winn..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-10 10:04
Taggar: bull, gold, 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

Natural Gas ? No More Cold Air To Blow Prices Higher


"Is the rally for Natural Gas over? Even though current levels are the highest since 2008, it seems that bullish momentum has stalled, with prices shedding more than 10% since the peak on 30th Jan. The..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-07 06:19
Taggar: bull, market

NZD/USD Technicals ? Bullish Above 0.82 But S/T Direction Not Strong


"Risk Correlated currency NZD/USD enjoyed the improved risk appetite in Asian markets today, climbing up from a low of 0.819 during US session to a recent high of 0.8248. However, this should not be mi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-06 06:32
Taggar: bull, currency, market

Weak ADP Boosts Gold Higher


"Gold prices are solidly higher in early U.S. trading Wednesday, on some more safe-haven demand and on fresh technical buying. A weaker-than-expected monthly ADP jobs report also gave a boost to gold p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-05 16:50
Taggar: bull, gold, market, report, trading, us 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

Next Week


"Central bank interest rate policy meetings are scheduled next week in Serbia, Chile and Brazil.  The Fed Beige Book, ECB Bulletin, and Bank of Canada quarterly survey of business prospects get pu..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-11 03:31
Taggar: bank, bull, rate

Regulator CSSF Says BullsCapitalMarkets.com Luxembourg License ?Fictitious?


"Luxembourg regulator CSSF has confirmed to Forex Magnates that the licensed listed by BullsCapitalMarkets.com for a regulatory status with CSSF is fake, after further investigation surrounding the re..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-10 13:18
Taggar: bull, forex, market

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..."

Next Week


"Central bank policy meetings are planned for the first full week of 2014 in the euro area, U.K., South Korea, Romania, Poland and Peru.  FOMC minutes from December’s meeting get released, a..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-04 20:42
Taggar: bank, bull

EUR/USD Falls on Mostly US Positive Reports


"The euro fell against the US dollar for during the first days of new year trading as the macroeconomic news favored dollar bulls. There was quite a few reports..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-02 00:03
Taggar: bull, dollar, economy, report, trading

NZD/JPY Shows Ascending Channel with Unclear Consequences


"NZD/JPY pair is currently showing a rather well-defined ascending channel pattern on its daily chart. A downward breakout from this channel will most probably mean a significant co..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2013-12-22 19:45
Taggar: bull, currency, currency pair

Valid but Rough Double Top on EUR/USD Daily Chart


"Although the current EUR/USD chart on D1 timeframe does not look like a classic example of a double top formation, it is a valid set-up if you want to trade on ..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2013-12-22 19:10
Taggar: bull

Next Week


"Central bank interest rate policy meetings will be held next week in Switzerland, South Korea, New Zealand, Indonesia, Iceland, the Philippines and Chile.  The monthly ECB Bulletin gets published..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-12-06 23:51
Taggar: bank, bull, rate

NFP Surprises Positively, EUR/USD Reaction Surprises Too


"Today’s US nonfarm payrolls made a nice surprise to dollar bulls, showing good employment growth and fueling speculations about quantitative easing tapering. Yet EUR/USD made a..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2013-12-06 23:30
Taggar: bull, dollar, employment, employment growth

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

EUR/USD Technicals ? 1.35 Resistance Holding Strong


"Hourly Chart The weakening of EUR/USD underlying bullish sentiment failed to establish anything significant last Friday. EUR/USD did dip below the 1.345 support briefly, but prices recovered strongly..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-18 04:38
Taggar: bull, cpi, market

Asian Markets Mildly Bullish On Early Monday Trade


"Asian stocks held at a two-week high after China vowed to carry out the broadest expansion of economic freedoms since at least the 1990s. Samsung Electronics Co. (005930), the South Korean consumer el..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-18 03:23
Taggar: bull, market

Paulson Maintains Gold EFT Stake Other Funds Cut Positions


"Hedge fund Paulson & Co maintained its stake in SPDR Gold Trust, the world’s biggest gold-backed exchange-traded fund, in the third quarter after slashing its stake by more than half in the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-15 17:10
Taggar: bull, gold, market

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

S&P 500 ? Bullish Breakout But Fundamentals Sketchy


"US Stocks hit new highs yesterday following comments from the Fed Chairperson nominee Janet Yellen. The current Fed Vice Chairperson suggested that stimulus will continue for as long as the economy re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-15 05:26
Taggar: bull, economy, market

Asian Risk Appetite Remain Strong ? Hang Seng Index entering next bullish phase


"The post Asian Risk Appetite Remain Strong – Hang Seng Index entering next bullish phase appeared first on MarketPulse."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-15 04:49
Taggar: bull, market

EUR/USD Attempts to Recover on US Data, Yellen?s Comments


"EUR/USD was falling today, but now is attempting to recover as today’s macroeconomic data from the United States was rather disappointing, at least to those traders who..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-14 19:07
Taggar: bull, dollar, point

Falling Demand From India Drags Gold Lower


"Global demand for gold slumped in the July-September period as bullion-backed exchange traded funds (ETFs) continued to suffer sizable outflows and Indian consumption was heavily dampened by governmen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-14 10:22
Taggar: bull, consumption, gold, 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

WTI Crude Technicals ? Bullish Pullback Ahead of Inventory Numbers


"Hourly Chart WTI prices hit a new 5 month low yesterday after speculators drove USD higher believing that the Fed will taper its current QE program in December. However, this new low is only marginall..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-13 11:13
Taggar: bull, margin, market

EUR/USD Technicals ? 1.345 Resistance Holding Up


"Hourly Chart Despite USD strengthening yesterday on QE taper speculation, EUR/USD actually climbed higher D/D, showing the strong underlying bullish sentiment in EUR/USD. The gains came in during earl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-13 05:42
Taggar: bull, market, trading

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

EUR/USD Technicals ? 1.34 Broken With 1.337 In Sight


"Hourly Chart EUR/USD has recovered significantly yesterday, trading consistently above 1.34 by the time US session was over. However, there didn’t seem to be any fundamental news release that co..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-12 09:33
Taggar: bull, market, trading

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

Hedge Funds Cut Gold Positions Due to Taper Fear


"Hedge funds cut bullish gold bets, adding the most short contracts in four weeks, as U.S. economic growth fuels speculation the Federal Reserve will trim stimulus. Holdings across commodities dropped..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-11 18:00
Taggar: bull, gold, market

?Mighty? Dollar ? Data Defends A December Taper


"US dollar bulls had all the fun last week. The 17-member single currency came under a three-prong attack – two from the world’s primary reserve currency and the other one was a calculated..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-11 13:40
Taggar: bull, currency, dollar, market

USD/INR Technicals ? Bullish Breakout Seen But S/T Momentum Weak


"Weekly Chart USD/INR pushed up higher last week, breaking the Channel Top resistance and suggesting that the uptrend that was previously in play is now back. This notion is supported by Stochastic ind..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-11 12:12
Taggar: bull, market, point

GBP/USD Technicals ? BOE Event May Spark Next Bullish Run


"  Hourly Chart Cable has recovered significantly since Monday, where prices almost tagged key support 1.59. By trading close to 1.61, the immediate risks of a Double Top pattern seen on Daily Cha..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-07 11:49
Taggar: bull, cable, market, trading

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

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

USD/INR ? Bullish But 62.4 Resistance Hangs Overhead


"Indian Rupee did not move as expected yesterday, with prices recovering quickly above 61.6 instead of pushing towards the support level of 61.35. With USD trading flat during the same period, the reas..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-06 11:27
Taggar: bull, market, trading

US10Y Technicals ? Trading below 127.5 Once More


"US Stocks enjoyed modest gain on Monday, with S&P 500 climbing 0.36% and Dow 30 by 0.15%. This stronger risk appetite drove yields higher – bond prices lower as demand for safety assets decr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-05 10:14
Taggar: bull, market, rate, trading

EUR/USD Technicals ? 1.35 Support Band Holding


"  Daily Chart EUR/USD recovered significantly from the dip below 1.35 yesterday, with prices trading higher following stronger than expected print from German Manufacturing PMI. Euro-Zone Sentix..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-05 05:50
Taggar: bull, market, trading

Fed?s Bullard: No hurry to Taper Because of Low Inflation


"The Federal Reserve should not rush a decision to scale back its asset purchase program because of low inflation, a senior U.S. central banker said on Monday. “For me, you don’t have to be..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-04 18:40
Taggar: bank, bull, inflation, 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

Schiff Maintains Bullish Gold Outlook


"Peter Schiff lays an iPod-sized bar valued at about $40,000 on the sun room floor of his Connecticut mansion, and calculates it would cost about $250,000 for each floor tile to pave the room with gold..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-04 02:56
Taggar: bull, gold, market

Bullish Monday For Australia Stocks


"Australian stocks rose for the first time in three days after a gain in a measure of China?s non-manufacturing industries added to optimism growth in the world?s second-largest economy is intact. Sout..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-04 02:53
Taggar: bull, economy, market

Federal Reserve?s Bullard said labor market gains could warrant the start of tapering


"The post Federal Reserve’s Bullard said labor market gains could warrant the start of tapering appeared first on MarketPulse."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-01 17:39
Taggar: bull, 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

US10Y Technicals ? 128.0 Finally Broken But S/T Bullish Pullback Possible


"Knock on something hard enough and it will eventually crack. There is a Chinese proverb: “?????????”, which literally translates to “water may pierce rocks, and man may move mountain..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-01 10:26
Taggar: bull, market

AUD/USD at 0.9450 before China PMI Data


"The Australian dollar was poised for its biggest weekly drop in two months before a Chinese report forecast to show manufacturing strengthened last month. The Aussie held a loss from yesterday before..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-01 02:23
Taggar: aussie, bank, bull, dollar, market, report

Gold Technicals ? Weakness in Bullish Recovery Seen


"Gold prices fell heavily yesterday, with the largest hourly decline since 17th October seen during early European hours. Prices did recover during US session, with prices rebounding from Channel Botto..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-30 05:57
Taggar: bull, gold, market

Gold Drops As Fed Meeting Starts


"Gold declined from a five-week high in New York as a stronger dollar curbed demand for an alternative investment before Federal Reserve policy makers meet to discuss monetary policy. The Bloomberg U.S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-29 16:50
Taggar: bull, currencies, dollar, gold, investment, market

Gold Drops On Profit Taking


"Gold fell from a three-week high in New York on speculation physical demand may slow after prices rallied on bets for prolonged U.S. stimulus and a weaker dollar. Bullion futures reached $1,352.30 an..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-25 17:27
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, market, profit

Gold Rises As Fed Might Delay Taper


"Gold fluctuated near the highest level in more than three weeks as investors weighed speculation that the Federal Reserve may delay a reduction in stimulus until next year against signs of slowing dem..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-23 16:07
Taggar: bull, gold, market

East Meets West ? ChartIQ Partners with m-FINANCE in HTML5 Integration Deal


"HTML5 based financial charting and technology company, ChartIQ, and m-FINANCE, a Hong Kong based forex/bullion trading platform provider have announced a web and mobile application partnership. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-23 15:16
Taggar: bull, finance, financial, forex, trading

Gold at 1320 as U.S. National Debt Surges


"Gold bulls aggressively pressed the case for the precious metal as an alternative to an embattled U.S. dollar amid still fragile economic growth and national debt of over $17 trillion, according to CN..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-21 08:29
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, market, rate

Gold Technicals ? Temporary Bullish Pullback Seen But Prices Pointing Firmly Lower


"Gold prices took yet another hit yesterday after the impending US Debt Ceiling issue was given a 6 weeks lifeline, postponing disaster day to December. This new development dispersed (at least for now..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-11 10:27
Taggar: bull, gold, market, point

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 ? 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

Gold Rises on Continued US Shutdown


"Gold prices are holding moderate gains in early U.S. trading Monday. Some safe-haven demand amid the U.S. government?s partial shutdown is supportive for gold, while the weaker U.S. dollar index is a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-07 16:59
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, market, rate, trading

Hedge Funds Begin Investing in Greek Banks


"ohn Paulson and a clutch of bullish U.S. hedge funds are leading a charge into Greek banks, confident that Greece, long seen as the weakest economy of the euro zone periphery, is on the turn. Such is..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-07 16:43
Taggar: bank, bull, economy, market

Traditional Indian Gold Rush Season May Be Weaker This Year


"Last week’s two percent decline in spot gold prices is not discouraging gold bulls who’re turning their sights on Asian demand, which they say remains resilient and is set to strengthen on..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-07 07:51
Taggar: bull, dollar, economy, gold

Bernanke admits to Not Understanding Price of Gold


"Ben S. Bernanke, the world?s most-powerful central banker, says he doesn?t understand gold prices. If his peers had paid attention, they might have stopped expanding reserves that lost $545 billion in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-07 01:51
Taggar: bank, bull, financial, gold

Week in FX Europe ? Is the EUR?s near term strength on borrowed time?


"At present, the market is favoring being long the 17-member single currency. But, is the EUR bull worried with the current price action? So far investors remain content with the trade; however, furthe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-06 22:10
Taggar: bull, currency, market

Next Week


"Central bank meetings next week are scheduled in the U.K., Indonesia, South Korea and Brazil.  The ECB monthly Bulletin and minutes from the Bank of Japan meeting in early September will be publi..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-04 21:23
Taggar: bank, bull

S&P 500 and Dow 30 ? Bearish Turnaround For US Market


"There is no certainty in markets, and that goes for expectations as well. Even though it was expected that US session would be more bullish compared to Asian and European sessions, the opposite happen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-04 05:08
Taggar: bull, market

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

History Favors Bullish Rallies After US Government Shutdowns


"Government shutdowns are bullish? That’s been the history over the past 30-plus years, though there’s always the possibility that this time could be different. Since 1981, the law has requ..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-03 02:53
Taggar: bull, 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

Ten Factors Affecting FX, Bonds and Equities


"Capital Markets seem to be taking the partial US government shutdown in their stride. However, the shutdown is having an impact on the asset classes – 1. The US dollar is currently trading on t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-01 17:08
Taggar: announcement, bull, currencies, dollar, market, trading

Indian Gold Exports Continue Declining


"Gold purchases by India, the world?s largest user, may fall 5.3 percent this year as the government curbs imports to contain a record current-account deficit. Inbound shipments are seen at 800 metric..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-01 16:03
Taggar: bull, gold, report

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

Gold Rises as US Shutdown Approaches


"Gold advanced to the highest level in more than a week, heading for the first quarterly increase in a year, as concern that the U.S. government may be shut down because of a budget impasse boosted hav..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-30 12:25
Taggar: bull, gold

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

Week in FX Europe ? EUR Strength, Nope, Dollar Weakness


"The 17-member single currency is ending the week confined within a now well-established trading range. A brief post Friday lunch scurry higher failed in its attempt to break through key resistance lev..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-28 15:20
Taggar: bull, currency, rate, trading

USD/JPY Technicals ? Trading Lower Despite Higher Inflation


"Yen strengthened today following the release of stronger than expected inflation data. National Consumer Price Index (ex fresh food) in August grew by 0.8% Y/Y, higher than previous month’s 0.7%..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-27 12:02
Taggar: bull, currency, inflation, point, price index

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

NZD/USD Technicals ? Staying Under 0.83


"NZD/USD pushed higher today, erasing all of yesterday losses caused by a weaker than expected trade balance. However, this time round there wasn’t any economic news releases that could have trig..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-26 12:42
Taggar: bull, dollar, kiwi, trade balance

USD/INR Technicals ? Bungling Over The 62.5 Level


"Hourly Chart Rupee weakness continues, with USD/INR continuing to trade higher within the ascending channel that started last late Friday. The mild rally can be attributed to the slight increase in s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-25 09:20
Taggar: bull, rate

Gold Continues to Drop As Fed?s Comments Reignite Taper Fears


"Gold fell for a third straight session on concern that the Federal Reserve will slow the pace of its stimulus measures, lowering demand for the precious metal as a store of value. Fed Bank of St. Loui..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-24 20:19
Taggar: bank, bull, gold

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

Gold Falls As Fed Taper Delayed Not Cancelled


"Gold fell for the second straight session after a Federal Reserve official said policy makers may start reducing U.S. fiscal stimulus as early as next month. The central bank?s decision last week to r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-23 22:10
Taggar: bank, bull, gold

EUR Prefers to Watch The Fed Speakers


"So far it’s a somewhat lethargic open to the week after an intensive previous five-business days that was dominated by a number of poorly explained outcomes. It started with Lawrence Summers, Ob..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-23 12:48
Taggar: bull, market

USD/INR ? Bears Remain In Charge Despite Freaky Friday


"India Rupee weakened slightly after RBI’s surprise rate hike on Friday. However, USD/INR bulls were not able to seize the opportunity to send prices higher despite the rally helping to keep pric..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-23 10:53
Taggar: bull, rate, 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

Week in FX Americas ? Bernanke Giveth and Bullard Taketh away


"A couple of days after the FOMC decision of “no” taper sideswiped the market St. Louis Fed President James Bullard has returned, reminding investors that taper is still on the way. Bullard..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-22 11:30
Taggar: bull, economy, market, rate

GBP/USD ? US Dollar Improving After Recent Sharp Losses


"Following sharp gains by the British pound in the week after the Fed QE announcement, the US dollar has partially recovered. On Friday, GBP/USD is trading just above the psychologically significant 1..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-20 15:21
Taggar: announcement, bull, dollar, employment, pound, trading

AUD/USD ? US Dollar Reverses Directions After Recent Sharp Losses


"Following sharp gains by the Australian dollar earlier in the week after the Fed QE announcement, the US dollar has partially recovered. In Friday trading, AUD/USD is trading in the mid-0.94 range. In..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-20 14:00
Taggar: announcement, bull, day trading, dollar, employment, trading

Natural Gas: Uptrend Under Threat


"Hourly Chart Despite being on a strong uptrend, there appears to be a slight chink in the armor of current rally. Yesterday’s EIA Weekly Storage numbers was a good bullish driver, with inventor..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-20 12:53
Taggar: bull

Gold Rises as Demand is Boosted by Fed Announcement


"Gold rose in London for a second day after the Federal Reserve?s stimulus boosted demand for metals. Platinum advanced. The Federal Open Market Committee said it will ?await more evidence? for sustain..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-19 16:14
Taggar: bull, gold, market

Gold Technicals ? Short Term Bullishness Not Changing The Big Bearish Picture


"Even though FOMC’s non-action pushed all risk correlated assets higher, not all asset reacted equally. For example, it is clear that US stocks are not the biggest beneficiaries from yesterday, w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-19 10:56
Taggar: bull, gold, oil

S&P 500 and Dow 30: Pushing Higher But More Gains Not Forthcoming


"US stocks hit record highs following Bernanke’s shocker. The Fed decision to hold off tapering measures yesterday was a bullish surprise for the markets, as a 10% taper scenario was already pric..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-19 05:22
Taggar: bull, market

S&P: Europe?s Recovery is Slow


"A sturdy recovery is still a distant prospect for Europe, despite recent upbeat economic data, ratings agency Standard & Poor’s (S&P) said on Wednesday. S&P forecast that the euro zo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-19 02:21
Taggar: bull, economy, gold

Survey Shows Fund Managers Are Investing in European Equities


"Fund managers’ allocations to euro zone equities have hit pre-crisis levels, amid a rapid shift in sentiment towards the region, according to a survey by Bank of America (BofA) Merrill Lynch. Th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-18 15:53
Taggar: bank, bull, market, report

NZD/USD ? Nicely Supported Before FOMC


"Kiwi dollar continues to look bullish despite this morning’s slight setback after hitting a 4 month high yesterday. This rally continues the bullishness of last week following RBNZ’s annou..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-18 10:37
Taggar: announcement, bull, currencies, dollar, kiwi, point, rate

S&P 500 and Dow 30: Fundamentals and Technicals Point to Explosive FOMC Event


"Stocks enjoyed another bullish day, with S&P 500 gaining 0.42% and Dow 30 a more modest 0.23%. Compared to Monday’s gains, yesterday rally appears to be more “legitimate”, as the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-18 05:04
Taggar: bull, point, trading

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

USD/SGD ? Looking Bearish Despite Falling SG Exports


"Singapore’s Non Oil Domestic Exports (NODX) continue to decline for the 7th straight month, shrinking 6.2% Y/Y for the month of August and much worse than previous month’s 1.9% decrease. M..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-17 07:48
Taggar: announcement, bull, market, oil

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

US Market Roundup: Bearish Sentiment Rushing In on Taper Fears


"US Stock Indexes rose yesterday, with S&P 500 gaining 0.57% and Dow 30 0.77%. However, the same bullishness is not shared with the Nasdaq 100 index, which fell 0.30% by the end of yesterday’..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-17 04:23
Taggar: bull, share

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

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

US Market Roundup: Bull Trend Intact Despite Mild Setback


"For the past few days, US stocks have been trading higher despite no significant economic news fueling the rally. Yesterday was the opposite – with key employment indicators: Initial Jobless Cla..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-13 04:48
Taggar: bull, employment, indicators, 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

US Market Roundup: Bulls In 7th Heaven


"The bullish sequence for S&P 500 was extended by one more day, but the absolute daily gain has dwindled down to merely 0.31%. This wouldn’t necessary be an issue if not for the fact that Dow..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-12 04:50
Taggar: bull, trading

US10Y Technicals ? War Or No War, Yields Are Climbing


"Hourly Chart Treasury prices found support from the 124.0 round figure, with price bouncing up higher to 124.3 during US session. As there wasn’t any news released during the period, the strong..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-11 12:01
Taggar: bull

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

WTI Crude ? Lower as Obama Pull Punches On Syria


"Crude Oil fell further yesterday on rumors that Syria may give up chemical weapons to avoid a U.S. military attack. Prices fell from an European high of 109.0 to a low of 106.65 during early US sessio..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-11 09:01
Taggar: bull, oil

US Market Roundup: Bull Run Continues


"US Stocks rallied once more, with S&P 500 gaining 0.73%, extending the stock index consecutive gains to 6 days. This is certainly an impressive run, but it seems that Dow 30 is performing better..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-11 04:50
Taggar: bull, spread

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

AUD/USD ? Pushing Towards Key 93.0 Resistance


"In the eternal struggle between Fundamentals and Technicals, it seems that Technicals won out once again. AUD/USD traded higher earlier due to stronger NAB Business Confidence and Business Conditions..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-10 12:13
Taggar: bull, economy, industrial production, retail sales

US10Y Technicals ? Pushing Above 124.3 with 125.0 in Sight


"Treasuries gained for a second day, but only marginally as seen from Benchmark 10Y prices, closing at 124.40 vs the 124.26 close of last Friday. The gains have been attributed to further speculation t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-10 06:39
Taggar: bull, margin

US Market Roundup: Bullish Sentiment Galore


"Wall Street was extremely bullish yesterday, with NASDAQ 100 gaining 1.17%, closing at the highest in 13 years. Traditional stock indices S&P 500 and Dow 30 were not far behind, climbing 1.00% and..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-10 04:16
Taggar: bull, market

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

Nat Gas Technicals ? No Clear Bearish Mandate Despite Yesterday?s Sell-Off


"Henry Hub Natural Gas Prices traded lower despite stronger economic activities in the US as indicated by yesterday’s economic news releases. Natural Gas prices tend to be insensitive to risk app..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-06 11:31
Taggar: bull

WTI Crude Technicals ? Facing 109.0 Resistance


"Crude Oil gained strongly yesterday, in line with various stronger economic numbers that was released yesterday. However, the bullish impact on Stocks wasn’t as great, suggesting that there was..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-06 06:10
Taggar: bull, cable, market, oil

US Market Roundup: Bearish Sentiment Weighs Despite Better Economic Numbers


"US Stocks climbed for a 3rd consecutive day. As spectacular as that sounds, the reality isn’t that great, with S&P 500 gaining 0.12%, and Dow 30 by 0.04% – barely crossing the line. Fu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-06 04:27
Taggar: bull

Gold Technicals ? 1,385 Support Threatened


"Gold prices pushed consistently lower yesterday, with price unable to hold on to the highs forged on Tuesday, a rally that was brought about by the increased likelihood of a Syrian military conflict..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-05 08:40
Taggar: bull, gold

AUD/USD ? Bulls Unlikely To Hold Onto Post RBA Rally


"RBA held rate at 0.25% in this latest round of decision making, meeting broad expectations of analysts. However, the bullish reaction that followed is indeed surprising, as market did not really expec..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-03 10:58
Taggar: bull, market, rate, short position

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

Gold Technicals ? Holding Below 1,400


"The number of bullish speculators continue to increase according to the latest Commitment of Traders report. Net bull positions for Gold climbed to 78,289 contracts, the most since 28th May as Hedge F..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-02 11:09
Taggar: bull, gold, report

NZD/USD Technicals ? ST Bulls Strong but LT Bears May Be Stronger


"Kiwi Dollar gaped higher this morning due to bullish news over the weekend that supported risk assets across board. Chinese PMI number is the first, coming in at 51.0, the strongest we’ve seen s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-02 09:25
Taggar: bull, dollar, kiwi

Summer-Long Ascending Triangle on EUR/JPY


"A strong bullish trend is active on EUR/JPY since July last year. That growth has notably stalled following a peak in late May this year. The currency pair has spent this Summ..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-01 21:09
Taggar: bull, currency, currency pair

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

AUD/USD Technicals ? Downside Bias Despite Bullish Rebound


"AUD/USD received a bullish push this morning with prices trading from a low of 0.8904 to a high of 0.8951 during the first few hours of Asian trade. Once again, prices were moving mostly under technic..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-30 08:09
Taggar: bull, 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

AUD/USD Technicals ? Attempting To Hit 0.898 from 0.894 bounce


"We have mixed economic numbers from Australia this morning. HIA New Home Sales showed a M/M fall of 4.7%, a reverse of fortune for June’s 3.4% gain. Private Capital Expenditures on the hand was..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-29 06:30
Taggar: bull, home sales, trading

Weary EUR Supported By Weak Long Dollar Yen Pos


"Capital markets cannot be too disappointed ? the early summer lull, one of the quietest in recent memory, is now becoming a forgotten couple of weeks as we wait for further developments on Syria. How..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-28 12:47
Taggar: bull, market, point

USD/INR Technicals ? Bull Run Extending As 161.8% Fib Broken


"Hourly Chart USD/INR retreated slightly after hitting the Fibonacci Extension level mentioned yesterday, but the decline did not last long, with prices quickly breaking the Fib Ext level following a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-28 11:03
Taggar: bull

Gold Adds Volatility After US Home Sales Decline


"Gold swung between gains and losses after climbing to the highest level since June as investors weighed the outlook for stimulus in the U.S., with a slump in new-home sales boosting the case for susta..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-26 17:19
Taggar: bull, gold, home sales, trading

Gold moves through $1400


"Gold pushed above the key $1,400 psychological level on Monday to its highest in almost three months, putting the precious metal within striking distance of bull-market territory. A combination of wea..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-26 06:39
Taggar: bull, 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

Gold Prices Higher on Lower US Home Sales


"Gold swung between gains and losses after climbing to the highest level since June as investors weighed the outlook for stimulus in the U.S., with a slump in new-home sales boosting the case for susta..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-26 04:04
Taggar: bull, gold, home sales, trading

WTI Crude Higher, Brent/WTI Spread narrowing


"West Texas Intermediate crude rose for a third day as speculation the Federal Reserve will maintain economic stimulus boosted the outlook for demand in the world?s biggest oil user. Brent?s premium to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-26 03:32
Taggar: bank, bull, oil

Next Week


"Central banks hold policy meetings next week in Israel, Brazil and Hungary.  Bank of England Governor Carney testifies before parliament, and Lacker, Bullard, and Williams are among the Fed offic..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-23 19:30
Taggar: bank, bull, report

Two Fed Members Disagree on Tapering Start Date


"Two regional Fed presidents differed on CNBC on Friday about whether September would be the right time to begin to scale back the central bank’s massive bond purchases. St. Louis Fed President J..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-23 16:16
Taggar: bank, bull, rate

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

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

US Market Roundup: Stocks Higher Despite Slightly Weaker US Economic Numbers


"US Stock traded higher despite a 3-hour trading disruption in the Nasdaq Stock Market. S&P 500 gained 0.86%, while Dow 30 added 0.44%. Nasdaq 100 was the surprise black horse, closing 0.99% higher..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-23 05:37
Taggar: bull, market, trading

AUD/USD ? Short Term Bears Remain Despite Chinese Manufacturing Growth


"The battered Aussie Dollar received further blows yesterday thanks to the latest FOMC Minutes which strengthened USD. According to the minutes, most Fed members would like to see some form of tapering..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-22 06:30
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bull, dollar

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

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

NZD/USD Technicals ? 0.81 broken but bullish impetus not seen


"Kiwi Dollar continued the uptrend that started from 14th August, pushing to as high as 0.8125 during early Asian hours. Price was expected to be bullish due to last Friday’s last ditch bullish e..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-19 05:11
Taggar: bull, dollar, kiwi, point, trading

Bears Increasing with Short ETF Gaining Popularity


"If you’re an investor, you’ve been seeing some scary headlines of late: ‘Hindenburg Omen’ looms over Wall Street Beware: Market valuation looks like 2007 again Cramer: ‘G..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-19 03:15
Taggar: bank, bull, market

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

Gold Rises on Fed Speculation


"Gold traded near the highest in almost two months in New York as investors weighed more physical buying against prospects for less U.S. stimulus. Silver headed for the best week since 2011 after enter..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-16 17:15
Taggar: bull, economy, gold, market

Paulson?s Exit May Signal Bullish Return For Gold


"News of high-profile investors like billionaire John Paulson dramatically exiting positions in gold is positive for bullion as it implies that the worst of institutional selling could be over, analyst..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-16 08:04
Taggar: bull, gold, market

Gold Demand Hits Four Year Low


"Gold demand hit a four-year low in the second quarter, despite surging appetite for jewellery, coins and bars, as investors exited bullion funds and central bank buying more than halved, the World Gol..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-15 15:41
Taggar: bank, bull, gold

U.S. Dollar Drops Before CPI


"The dollar declined versus most of its 16 major peers after a U.S. central bank official cautioned against excessive optimism over the economy. The Bloomberg U.S. Dollar Index fell after Federal Reser..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-15 07:38
Taggar: bank, bull, dollar, economy, report

Fed?s Bullard: U.S. Inflation Rate is a Concern


"The low U.S. inflation rate is a worrisome sign for the country’s economy, and there is not much evidence it is heading higher, a senior U.S. Federal Reserve official said on Wednesday, adding t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-15 02:54
Taggar: bull, economy, inflation, rate

Gold Decline Affecting Small Miners Across the World


"Akwesi Boahene?s gold dreams ended better than those of some people in Dunkwa-on-Offin, Ghana, whose riverbeds yield flecks of the precious metal to pickaxes. He still had his life. Boahene, a satelli..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-14 03:34
Taggar: bull, gold, market

Gold Technicals ? Knocking on July Highs


"There is no stopping the Gold train now. Prices rallied strongly during early US session yesterday, pushing the bullish envelope further following Monday’s gap. Prices hit a high of 1,344, just..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-13 10:39
Taggar: bull, gold, trading

China on Track to Overtake India as Number 1 Consumer


"Gold consumption in China, the world?s largest user after India, jumped 54 percent in the first half of 2013, putting the country on track to become the top bullion consumer at a time when demand is c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-12 16:50
Taggar: bull, consumption, gold, rate, report

Hedge Funds Retreat From Gold Fearing Fed Tapering


"Hedge funds cut bullish gold bets by the most since June amid speculation about whether the Federal Reserve will begin trimming its monthly bond purchases. Money managers cut their net-long position b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-12 16:48
Taggar: bull, gold, long position, trading

Gold Technicals ? Gaping Higher on Bullish COT Numbers


"Last week’s early sell-off spooked Gold Bulls not just because price broke 1,300 round figure support. But rather, bulls were scared as there were niggling suspicions that institutional funds we..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-12 07:41
Taggar: bull, gold, long position

USD/INR ? Rising Channel Intact despite record highs


"Weekly Chart Despite trading to record highs and trading above Channel Top yesterday, prices actually pushed lower. This is even more impressive when we consider that USD actually strengthened on the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-07 12:14
Taggar: bull, market, trading

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

Retail Investors Most Bearish in 7 Months on new taper fears


"Retail investors took profits in July on fears about the Federal Reserve’s exit plan from its monster monetary stimulus, with the group showing the lowest sentiment reading since January, accord..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-06 03:08
Taggar: bull, profit, share, shares

Survey: U.S. Retail Investors Most Bearish all Year


"Retail investors took profits in July on fears about the Federal Reserve’s exit plan from its monster monetary stimulus, with the group showing the lowest sentiment reading since January, accord..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-06 03:03
Taggar: bull, profit, share, shares

Brent Crude ? Prices falling on US-Iranian Rapport


"Hourly Chart Energy commodities traded lower on Friday due to a weaker than expected print from US Non-Farm Payroll. However, price managed to stabilize around 109.0, trading just under and above it..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-05 12:31
Taggar: bull, economy, oil, trading

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

Nikkei 225 ? Surprise Rally on 1st Day of August


"Well, that is unexpected. Even though we’ve mentioned yesterday that a bullish US GDP and dovish FOMC statement will have the off chance to send Nikkei 225 higher, the manner in which Nikkei 225..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-01 12:26
Taggar: bull, market

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

US Market Roundup ? Trading lower but not as bearish as you think


"US stocks clocked in yet another losing day, not entirely surprising considering that we have had a long series of bullish gains prior to this. S&P 500 close 0.37% lower while Dow 30 fell by 0.24%..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-30 04:41
Taggar: bull

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

USD/INR Technicals ? Trading within Kumo with potential Flag pattern


"Indian Rupee received a boost late last week due to continued weakness of USD, sending USD/INR below 59.0 round number for the first time since 16th July. However, price did not stay below 59.0 for lo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-29 09:02
Taggar: bull, trading

NZD/USD Technicals ? Short Term Flat but Long Term Favors Bulls


"Since the post RBNZ Rate Decision rally, we have been trading between 0.805 to 0.8100 without much fanfare last Friday. Early Asian trade this week resulted in more of the same, with prices trading mo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-29 04:34
Taggar: bull, rate, trading

NZD/USD Technicals ? Bullish Breakout Seen


"The rally in NZD/USD is continuing strongly long after the RBNZ rate decision yesterday. Prices broke above the 0.80 resistance line and did not look back since. The most significant pullback occurred..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-26 09:37
Taggar: bull, rate

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

Gold Technicals ? Facing Strong Bearish Winds


"Gold prices went lower yesterday during US hours, despite the wheels of the bull rally wagon coming off, which should in theory invoke higher bullion prices due to the yellow metal’s safe haven..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-25 10:20
Taggar: bull, gold, long position

WTI Crude ? Bulls No Longer Satiated By Increasing Implied Demand


"Latest Inventory Data from US Department of Energy showed yet another week of higher implied demand. Inventory stock fell by 2.83 million barrels, higher than the expected 2.5-2.8 million quoted by an..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-25 08:57
Taggar: bull, oil, trading

USD/JPY Technicals ? Trading above Hourly Kumo with 100.0 in sight


"USD/JPY is enjoying a good day with price breaking into the Overhead Kumo during early Asian trade. The rally faltered during midday Asian hours with price unable to break the 99.80 resistance which h..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-24 11:51
Taggar: bull

US Market Roundup ? Divergence seen between S&P 500 and Dow 30


"Somebody described current US market as the “Walking Dead”, which is a very good description considering that price is still broadly rallying higher, but instead of roaring strongly, we ar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-24 04:22
Taggar: bank, bull, market, us market

Don?t Get Too Excited about Spain?s Recovery


"Upbeat growth and unemployment reports from Spain led the country’s stocks to rally on Tuesday, but some economists warned that hopes of an imminent recovery remained unrealistic. Spain’s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-24 03:28
Taggar: bank, bull, economy, employment, report

NZD/USD Technicals ? Breaking 0.80 before RBNZ Decision


"After a depressing Monday Asian morning, prices recovered during early US market hours which saw price bouncing higher from the confluence of Channel Bottom and Ichimoku Senkou Span B, which is incide..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-23 06:04
Taggar: bull, market, us market

US Market Roundup ? Yet another bullish day but no strong momentum in sight


"Modest gains all round for US stocks indexes yesterday. Dow 30 came in at a paltry gain of 0.01% while S&P 500 came in better at +0.20%. The relatively flatness of yesterday’s market is a re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-23 04:40
Taggar: bull, financial, market

61 Tons of Silver Found From WWII Wreckage


"Odyssey Marine Exploration Inc. (OMEX), a deep-sea salvage company, said it retrieved more than 61 tons of silver bullion this month from a World War II shipwreck nearly three miles (4.8 kilometers) b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-23 03:02
Taggar: bull

Gold: Bulls Vindicated After Record Bear Short-Run


"With the Fed’s ‘helicopter’ Ben dampening market speculation that a cut in stimulus is imminent is leaving the gold bulls somewhat vindicated for now. The yellow metal has managed to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-22 18:56
Taggar: bull, gold, market

German Central Bank Says Economy Grew Strongly in Q2


"The German economy showed robust growth in the second quarter of this year, boosted by industrial production and construction, the Bundesbank said on Monday, adding that the economy might grow more sl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-22 14:59
Taggar: bank, bull, economy, indicators, industrial production

NZD/USD Technicals ? No Early Rally to Accompany Last Week?s Gains


"Weekly Chart After pushing deep into the multi-year support Channel last week, price managed to stay within the Channel, instead of collapsing ala 2 weeks ago. With Stochastic readings looking bullis..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-22 08:56
Taggar: bull

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

Natural Gas Technicals ? Rallying into 3.82 brick wall


"The “Widow Maker” has been heading lower since Mid April, forming lower lows and lower highs, pushing price from a high of 4.39 to 3.50 in a span of 2.5 months. Currently we’re in th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-19 10:00
Taggar: bull, point

US Market Roundup ? More Record Highs


"US Stocks rose yesterday after a slew of good economic news. Jobless Claims fell by 24k to 334k in week of July 13th, lower than the expected 345k. Philadelphia Fed also rose to the highest in 2 years..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-19 04:42
Taggar: bank, bull

IMF Continues to be Bullish on China


"The International Monetary Fund is sticking to its somewhat bullish forecast for China to grow 7.75 percent this year, but warned that policy makers must urgently address imbalances in the economy to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-18 19:22
Taggar: bull, economy, investment, 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

AUD/USD ? Market Confidence Sapping Away


"It is hard being an AUD bull these days; they just seem to be unable to catch a break. Prices tried hard to stay above the 0.92 round figure support earlier yesterday, with Bernanke’s dovish tes..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-18 05:50
Taggar: bull

Nikkei 225: Finding Short-Term Support Despite Bullish Over Extension


"If you look at Nikkei 225 physical stock index closing price today, you would think that today is a strong bullish day, where prices closed just under 14,600 and gained 0.64% higher from Monday’..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-16 12:25
Taggar: bull

US Market Roundup ? Mostly Flat despite New Record Highs


"Both US major indexes S&P 500 and Dow 30 clocked in gains for Friday. However, it is clear that not all gains are the same – S&P 500 closed 0.31% higher, while Dow 30 came in only margin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-15 04:39
Taggar: bull, margin, trading

Gold Sees Strongest Rally Since 2011 on Hedge Funds Bids


"Hedge funds raised bets on higher gold prices for a second week as comments from Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke damped expectations for an imminent tapering of stimulus. Futures rose the mos..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-15 03:32
Taggar: bull, gold, long position, trading

EUR/USD Fails to Recover on Higher US PPI


"The currency pair continued to move in its yesterday’s direction during the major part of the trading session. To the dismay of the euro bulls..."

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

For Now Dollar Bulls Lick Their Wounds


"Just when you thought it was safe to get back into the water, along comes a particular wave that sideswipes you and takes you out of the game. The weaker of the dollar bulls were forcibly pushed out i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-11 12:45
Taggar: bull, dollar

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

WTI Crude ? Fresh 2013 Highs Reached before Inventory Report


"A new high is reached even as this article is being written. WTI Crude has breached 104.0 and is now trading at around 20 cents above the 104 USD per barrel mark. This is the highest price has managed..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-10 10:51
Taggar: bull, oil, trading

U.S. Dollar Index Rises Before Fed Minutes


"The Dollar Index rose as traders increased bullish bets on the U.S. currency amid speculation the Federal Reserve will provide further guidance on plans to scale back asset purchases. The gauge advanc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-09 08:07
Taggar: bank, bull, currency, dollar

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

Next Week


"Central banks in Japan, South Korea, Indonesia, Brazil, Mexico, Chile, Thailand, Malaysia, and Serbia have scheduled intrest rate policy meetings in the week to July 12.  FOMC minutes, the ECB Bu..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-05 21:07
Taggar: bank, bull, rate

USD/JPY Technicals ? Uptrend at risk as 100.0 threatened


"USD/JPY finally broke above 100.0 and stayed there for a considerable amount of time during today’s Asian session. However, bulls were unable to hold on to the gains once again, with price tradi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-05 12:11
Taggar: bull, trading

WTI Rally Due More on Cushing Inventories than Egypt Turmoil


"Oil bulls were swift to point out this week that the political drama unfolding in Egypt, and the risks it raised to oil and gas transiting the country via pipeline and through the Suez Canal, were the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-05 10:52
Taggar: bank, bull, oil, point

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

NZD/USD Technicals ? Trading back up within Support Zone


"Despite breaking the support zone 2 weeks ago, price did not really swoop lower, with bulls continuing to resist further sell-offs, resulting in last week candle closing with a Spinning Top. This cand..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-05 06:06
Taggar: bull, point, trading

US Market Roundup ? Weaker Stocks on Stronger Factory Orders. ADP Next.


"US Stocks traded slightly lower yesterday, with Dow 30 closing 0.28% lower and S&P 500 shedding 0.05%. This decrease in stock prices came in spite of an early session rally which saw Dow 30 hittin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-03 10:21
Taggar: bull

Gold Traders Seeking Floor After $66B Rout


"Gold has further to drop in the rout that erased $66 billion from the value of investor holdings and took prices below the level some mines need to break even. The metal fell to a 34-month low of $1,1..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-02 19:25
Taggar: bank, bull, gold, rate

Gold Slowly Recovers From 34 Month Low Drop


"Gold declined for the first time in three sessions as a stronger dollar reduced the appeal of the precious metal as an alternative investment. The dollar gained as much as 0.5 percent against a basket..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-02 15:48
Taggar: bank, bull, currencies, dollar, gold, investment

USD/JPY ? 100.0 Resistance versus 99.50 Support


"USD/JPY continued its journey north yesterday despite a weakening USD. Price managed to hold on to the gains post 99.50 but failed to continue its previous gear of bullish momentum as represented by t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-02 10:32
Taggar: bull, market

US Market Roundup ? Stronger ISM but Weakness in Stocks seen


"US Stocks enjoyed a good first start in July, with S&P 500 gaining 0.54% and Dow 30 climbing a more modest 0.44%. Without looking at price movements yesterday, one would be easily misled into thin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-02 04:36
Taggar: bull, point

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

Gold Technicals ? 1,245 ceiling under threat


"After breaking 1,200 on Friday Asian session, price recovered in similar spectacular fashion, closing just under 1,235 on the final trading day in June. The recovery is due to the bullish technical re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-01 10:03
Taggar: bull, currencies, gold, trading

AUD/USD ? Higher on positive China PMI


"Official Chinese Manufacturing PMI came in at 50.1, matching expectations but sharply lower than May’s 50.8. Nonetheless, AUD traders are loving it, pushing AUD/USD higher and sending price abov..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-01 04:58
Taggar: bull, 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

NZD/USD ? Highest Consumer Confidence Since Financial Crisis


"NZD/USD rallied during yesterday’s early US session after the weaker GDP print sent USD tumbling temporarily. Price fell lower during the rest of the trading session, trading below the ceiling o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-27 10:00
Taggar: bull, trading

Gold Drops to 3 Year Low on Strong US Economic Indicators and Fed Tapering


"Gold fell to its lowest in nearly three years on Wednesday, pressured by strong U.S. economic data that boosted stock markets and supported the U.S. Federal Reserve’s plan to scale back monetary..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-26 14:57
Taggar: bank, bull, economy, gold, market, rate

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

Nikkei 225: Highly Volatile Around 13,000


"Nikkei 225 continued to swing wildly above and under the key 13,000 figure. Today is no exception, with Futures trading from a high of 13,280 to a low of 12,870 by the time the Tokyo Stock Exchange st..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-26 12:09
Taggar: bull, trading

EUR/USD Technicals ? 1.315 and 38.2% Fib Remains


"Despite the PBOC announcement which drove up risk appetite during late Asian afternoon/Early European trade, sending risk correlated assets higher, EUR/USD still found it hard to break the 1.315/38.2%..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-26 06:03
Taggar: announcement, bull

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

US Market Roundup ? Bears holding strong, Futures flat during Asian hours


"US stock market traded lower yesterday with S&P 500 coming down at 1.21% and Dow 30 doing slightly better at 0.94%. Things could have been much worse though, with both indexes gaping lower on the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-25 04:23
Taggar: bull, market

EUR/USD ? 1.31 holding despite early Monday test


"Despite US stocks climbing slightly higher on Friday (S&P 500 +0.27%, DJI +0.28%), EUR/USD continued the downtrend that was catalyzed by the surprise revelation of a QE3 tapering timeline by Ben B..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-24 04:41
Taggar: announcement, bull

Yet more money leaving Gold Funds


"Hedge funds cut bets on a gold rally by the most since February after the Federal Reserve laid out plans for reducing stimulus and this year?s drop in the value of exchange-traded products extended to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-24 03:30
Taggar: bull, gold, long position, trading

Fed?s Bullard Criticizes Timing of Bernanke Tapering Announcement


"St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard worried that the Fed’s decision earlier this week to announce a plan to reduce bond buying was poorly timed, the regional Fed bank said in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-21 15:50
Taggar: bank, bull, rate

EUR/USD Technicals ? Finding Support on 1.32


"The decline in EUR/USD yesterday was more gradual as compared to the immediate impact after Bernanke’s QE Taper talk on Wednesday. Price did manage to trade below 1.32 round figure support but w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-21 09:57
Taggar: bull

Asian Stocks Lower, continuing decline from US


"Asian stocks fell, with the regional benchmark index heading for its biggest two-day decline since August 2011, amid concern the Federal Reserve will reduce stimulus and China?s economic slowdown may..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-21 03:31
Taggar: bull, financial, gold, oil

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

Are EUR Bulls Prepared For The FOMC Decision?


"So far there have been no surprises ? consolidation is the name of the game this morning before ‘helicopter’ Ben gets to his press conference. The G10 major currencies have essentially tra..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-19 12:52
Taggar: announcement, bull, currencies, currency, point, rate, rate announcements

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

US Market Roundup ? Another Triple Digit Gain for Dow


"US stocks continue to climb yesterday, clocking in yet another triple digit gains for Dow despite the fact that Asian and European markets were less than wholly bullish. Price has broken higher from t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-19 04:32
Taggar: bull, market

USD/INR ? Back on bullish track


"Weekly Chart After hitting record highs last week, Rupee gained strength significantly, pushing back to the previous swing high in 2012 Jun. However INR bulls wasn’t able to break below the key..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-18 11:48
Taggar: bull, point, trading

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

US Market Roundup ? Trading higher ahead of FOMC


"US market traded higher on Monday with Dow Jones Industrial index clocking in another triple-digit gain (+0.73%). Underlining the strong bullish undertone in DJI after the brief foray below 15,000 las..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-18 04:36
Taggar: bull, market, us market

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

EUR/USD Technicals ? Uptrend Intact but faces Strong Headwinds


"EUR/USD has been in a very strong bullish rally this week, with the past 4 trading days forming higher highs and higher lows, with the new lows nicely supported by the previous day’s consolidati..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-14 06:31
Taggar: bull, trading

EUR/USD ? Quiet as Markets Await US Key Releases


"EUR/USD is trading in the mid-1.33 range, as the markets are cautious ahead of key US releases on Thursday. The US will release Core Retail Sales, Retail Sales and Unemployment Claims, all of which ar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-13 12:21
Taggar: bank, bull, employment, market, point, retail sales, trading

AUD/USD ? Stronger Employment Data No Match for Overwhleming Anti-Risk Flows


"Australia’s employment number came in much stronger than expected, with headline change in employment number coming in at 1.1K versus an expected decline of -10.0k. The increase in number of Aus..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-13 07:14
Taggar: bull, employment, rate, 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

Cheap Gold Prompts New Deutsche Bank Bullion Vault in Singapore


"Deutsche Bank has announced the establishment of a new custodial and vaulting service for bullion in Singapore on the back of physical gold buying in Asia due to volatility in the yellow metal. Read m..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-11 21:37
Taggar: bank, bull, gold

Gold Technicals ? 1,400 resistnace intact, 1,320 -1,340 back in focus


"Weekly Chart Bulls attempted to hold above 1,400 for the past 3 weeks but has failed in all 3 attempts, with price unable to even test the descending Channel Bottom in any manner before retracing bac..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-11 11:46
Taggar: bull

USD/JPY ? Non-action from BOJ allowing 98.5 resistance to hold


"BOJ maintained their monetary policy, with the June Statement showing the exact same wording as the May decision (see paragraph 2) with regards to their asset purchase plan. Outlook remains bullish wi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-11 10:51
Taggar: bull, economy, rate

GBP/USD ? Pound Edges Lower After Recent Gains


"The British pound was on fire late last week, but has since lost some ground. The pair shot up two cents on Thursday, and closed at the 1.56 level. It has since given up some of these gains, and is tr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-10 17:08
Taggar: bull, pound, trading

USD/CAD ? Drops Below 1.02 as Canadian Employment Numbers Sparkle


"The Canadian dollar gained close to one cent on Friday, as Canadian employment numbers jumped, posting their best numbers in three years. This was in sharp contrast to the US , where Friday’s No..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-10 16:17
Taggar: bull, dollar, employment, trading

AUD/USD ? Down and Under as Aussie Skid Continues


"The Australian dollar continues to struggle, as it moves lower against the US dollar. In Monday’s European session, AUD/USD was trading in the mid-94 range. On Friday, US Non-Farm Payrolls was a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-10 15:09
Taggar: bull, dollar, employment, market, point, rate, trading

US Treasuries Little Changed Before Bullard Debate


"Treasuries were little changed, following a six-week decline, before Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard speaks today as policy makers debate whether to reduce the central bank?s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-10 14:59
Taggar: bank, bull, rate, report

USD/JPY ? Yen Loses Ground Despite Solid Japanese Numbers


"The US dollar has rebounded after sustaining sharp losses last week against the yen. USD/JPY is trading in the high-98 range in Monday’s European session. The dollar has managed to post gains de..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-10 13:31
Taggar: bull, dollar, trading

EUR/USD ? Steady as Euro Starts Week Above 1.32 Level


"After a fair bit of volatility last week, EUR/USD has started the new trading week on a quiet note, and is trading in the low-1.32 range. The euro took advantage of a broadly weak dollar, climbing ove..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-10 12:50
Taggar: bull, dollar, industrial production, trading

Next Week


"During the coming week, central bank meetings are scheduled in Japan, Indonesia, South Korea, Iceland, the Philippines, New Zealand, and Chile.  Minutes from the Bank of Japan’s May 21 meet..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-07 23:35
Taggar: bank, bull, report

Gold Technicals ? Quest to 1,420 Act II


"Commodities received a renewed lease of life yesterday on the weakening of USD, allowing price to push above 1,400 for Gold and 94.0 for WTI Crude. However just like how Crude oil wasn’t able to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-07 06:13
Taggar: bull, gold, oil

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

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

USD/INR Technicals ? Weakness in Bullish Momentum Seen before 57.4


"Weekly Chart After breaking higher from the Triangle at the start of May, price has been riding steadily higher without any sign of pullback. However, bullish momentum is showing signs of slowing dow..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-05 07:24
Taggar: bull

USD/JPY Technicals ? Bulls above 100.0 vs Bears below 100.5


"After breaking 100.0 on Monday US trading, with 99.0 tested briefly, price has mostly been in a strong uptrend that allowed USD/JPY to retake 100.0 once more. Hourly Chart The 100.0 level happens to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-05 04:42
Taggar: bull, trading

USD/SGD Technicals ? 1.2525 Keeping Bullish Pressure On


"Despite the fall from 1.27 which sent prices below the rising trendline in play since the start of the year, the bullish uptrend remain mostly intact, with price trading above the previous swing high..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-04 11:34
Taggar: bull, trading

USD/JPY Technicals ? Bearish Rejection Below 100.0


"The curious case of USD continued yesterday. US stocks rallied strongly against the flow of global equities where losses were seen from both Asian and European major indexes, but that did not invoke a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-04 04:44
Taggar: bull

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

EUR/JPY ? A Week-Long Rectangle on H4 Chart


"While the position opened using the bullish pennant pattern breakout on EUR/JPY is still running, the currency pair formed a new figure on a shorter timeframe. The&#..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-02 12:04
Taggar: bull, currency, currency pair

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

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

Gold Technicals ? Potential Bullish Breakout But Outlook Bearish


"Daily Chart The Triangle pattern that was previously mentioned has finally developed further – bulls have managed to cross the 1,400 ceiling and is seeking the next level of resistance around ..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-30 09:20
Taggar: bull

USD/SGD Technicals ? Short-term Double Top or Temporary Pullback?


"Yesterday we discussed whether the recent bullish breakout of 1.26 was still in play, and concluded that the answer is yes. Price eventually did retest 1.27 once again and even tagged above 1.272 in t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-29 06:07
Taggar: bull, trading

AUD/USD ? Lower on weaker Westpac Leading


"Australian Dollar was in steady decline since Mid April, where price went down from 1.06 and started the slide which we are currently in. However, past few trading days have been relatively encouragin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-29 04:18
Taggar: bull, dollar, trading

USD/JPY Technicals ? Bull Trend remains intact


"Some people think that USD/JPY has seen better days compared to where we are now. That is technically true – as USD/JPY has lost a fair amount of the previous bullish impetus, and may be pulling..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-28 10:05
Taggar: bull

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

Investors re-embracing stocks as funds enters Balanced Funds


"Investors are pumping record amounts of money into U.S. balanced funds, whose freedom to buy stocks and bonds made them barometers for gains in the biggest bull markets of the past half century. Manag..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-28 03:24
Taggar: bull, investment, market

BOJ?s Kuroda Supports Bullish Outlook


"Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda backed ?bullish? views on asset markets and said the nation could cope with rising interest rates, failing to ease volatility in stocks as the Topix Index tumble..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-27 05:48
Taggar: bank, bull, economy, financial, market, point, rate, report

Another Strange Bullish Pennant


"Although my previous pennant trade has not ended yet, I would not call it a success. That pattern was not a classical instance of a bullish pennant. Neither is today̵..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-26 11:07
Taggar: bull

U.S. Fed?s Bullard: A Big Moment for Japan


"The huge volatility in the Japanese market is not surprising given the aggressive monetary policies put in place in the country over the last six months, St Louis Federal Reserve Chairman James Bullar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-24 09:15
Taggar: bull, inflation, market

Bullard Fed not Close to Winding Down Stimulus


"A senior central banker sought to give reassurance on Thursday that the Fed is in no hurry to start winding down its economic stimulus after comments by chairman Ben Bernanke sent stock markets tumbli..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-23 15:54
Taggar: bank, bull, economy, inflation, market

The Capitulation Trade Has Short Yen Positions Worried


"Risk aversion seen in Asia is showing little signs of slowing up this morning as we head into the North American session. There has been a rush to safety with both the CHF and Yen higher across the bo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-23 12:49
Taggar: bull, market

tradable Integrates with Sucden Financial?s Liquidity Solution


"The Danish open-source trading platform and Sucden Financial?s liquidity solution comes into effect today, facilitating access to spot FX, spot bullion, futures, equities and CFDs, all on an STP basis..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-23 08:00
Taggar: bull, financial, trading

USD/SGD ? Bullish Breakout Continues


"Daily Chart After clearing the 1.26 and rising trendline confluence, USD/SGD continued moving higher strongly towards 1.27. Price was understandably higher as Bernanke remained highly dovish during h..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-23 04:16
Taggar: bull, economy, trading

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

QE May Be on Agenda When Bernanke Testifies to Congress


"The U.S. dollar has been on a roll since talk of the Federal Reserve unwinding its aggressive monetary stimulus program gathered pace about a fortnight ago. Now, Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke could give t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-22 10:31
Taggar: bull, dollar, rate

WTI Crude ? Finding support on 95.3


"Oil prices rallied earlier this week due to the tornado ravaging Oklahoma, the 5th largest producer of Crude Oil in US. However, price wasn’t able to hold onto the gains, and tumbled back toward..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-22 10:26
Taggar: bull, oil

Gold Technicals ? New resistance found at 1,382


"USD enjoyed gains yesterday after 2 Fed officials James Bullard and William Dudley lent support to current QE purchase program, with Bullard saying that the Fed should continue its current program, an..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-22 06:04
Taggar: bull

EUR/USD Back Above 1.29 Before Bernanke Testimony


"The dollar fell for a third day against the euro before Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke addresses Congress amid concern he will disappoint expectations for a paring back of monetary stimulus..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-22 05:46
Taggar: bank, bull, dollar, point

Bullard Recommends the ECB Follow the US Fed Policy


"Massive asset purchases are the closest thing to normal monetary policy once interest rates get near zero, a senior Federal Reserve official said Tuesday, recommending that the European Central Bank w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-21 20:19
Taggar: bank, bull, inflation, rate

Fed Bullard Said QE Program Should Continue


"Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard said the central bank should continue its bond buying because it?s the best available option for policy makers to boost growth that is slower..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-21 18:49
Taggar: bank, bull, economy, financial, market

Gold Technicals ? 1,400 bridge too far for bulls


"Yesterday’s weakness in USD provided relief for commodities across the board which have been battered by the sudden resurgence of USD in 2013. Gold was a happy recipient of the relief, pushing m..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-21 11:26
Taggar: bull, gold, trading

AUD/USD ? RBA Meeting Minutes Suggest Narrower Scope For Cut


"In the latest meeting minutes, RBA members appeared to be much more dovish than before. The previous bullish bravado about China has gone into hiding, being replaced by cautious mentions of weakening..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-21 05:38
Taggar: bull, consumption, employment, employment growth, investment

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

USD/JPY Technicals ? Pushing back below 102.5


"Hourly Chart Despite trading firmly above 102.00, USD/JPY is having trouble breaking above 102.5. The latest venture was stopped short during European midday trading hours as price reached strong res..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-17 12:02
Taggar: bull, day trading, trading

Asian stocks lower amidst signs of slowdown


"Asian stocks fell, with the regional benchmark index heading for a second day of decline, after data showed U.S. jobless claims rose and housing starts slumped, signaling a slowdown in the world?s big..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-17 02:48
Taggar: bull, economy, gold, oil

Fool?s Gold ? The Dollar? No Way


"Is it really the best of a bad lot? Even disappointing PPI and manufacturing data yesterday suggests that the US recovery is somewhat uneven. So far this has not been able to stall the ‘mighty&#..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-16 12:41
Taggar: bull, dollar, point, price index

USD/JPY Technicals ? 102 holding on despite Nikkei Scare


"USD/JPY continue to look bullish, keeping itself above the new 102.0 footing that we’ve discussed yesterday. Despite the correlation that we’ve seen previously, USD/JPY managed to hold its..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-16 08:41
Taggar: bull

International Investors Loving US Stocks Now


"International investors are the most bullish they?ve been on the U.S. and Japanese markets in more than 3-1/2 years as both countries? economies are seen as improving, according to the latest Bloomber..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-16 06:40
Taggar: bull, market, point

Nikkei 225 Futures ? Lower despite better then expected GDP


"Japanese stocks have been pushing higher consistently this week, with the N225 composite index climbing above 15,000 in the process. Traders were extremely bullish about Japanese stocks due to strong..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-16 05:16
Taggar: bull, inflation

Being A Persistent Dollar Bull Is Hard Work


"The recent outperformance of the US economy has the dollar appreciating against most currencies over the past week. Some of the current price levels have a percentage of the market beginning to price..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-15 12:45
Taggar: bank, bull, currencies, dollar, economy, market

USD/JPY Technicals ? 102 new footing for Bulls


"USD/JPY broke 102.0 yesterday during US trading hours. USD was again the main driver as the Greenback gained strength on the back of higher S&P 500 prices. However, price did not manage to move be..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-15 09:48
Taggar: bull, trading

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

NZD/USD Technicals ? Bearish Breakout vs Channel Bottom Rebound


"Last week was not a good week for the Kiwi, well if you are a bull that is. I’m sure RBNZ Gov Wheeler and also Prime Minister Key and Finance Minister English will be happy with a weaker NZD/USD..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-13 09:42
Taggar: bull, finance, kiwi

EUR/CAD ? Return of Descending Channel on Daily Chart


"EUR/CAD chart patterns demonstrate a particularly discouraging streak of losses in my trading record: from last year’s descending triangle, to H4 descending channel of&#..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-12 12:18
Taggar: bull, currency, currency pair, rate, trading

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

US Dollar Stronger on Higher US Stocks ? Is it normal?


"Currency Strength Heatmap (since 2nd Jan 2013) USD has been strengthening significantly since the turn of the year, gaining against all major currencies except for NZD. This occurred when S&P 500..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-08 11:23
Taggar: bull, currencies, currency

China buying record gold levels from Hong Kong


"Gold imports by China from Hong Kong more than doubled to an all-time high in March as buyers in the biggest consumer after India boosted purchases, underscoring increased bullion demand in the world?..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-08 02:33
Taggar: bull, economy, gold

USD/JPY Technicals ? Kumo helping price to stay afloat


"Price was looking optimistic earlier this week, with bulls able to push higher using last Friday’s close as a launch pad. However, price has ultimately failed to break 99.5 interim resistance, a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-07 12:41
Taggar: bull

Gold Drifts Below 1460 as Equities Gain


"Gold eased on Tuesday, losing its shine as an alternative investment after stock markets rallied on hopes for a steady U.S. recovery, and as holdings on bullion exchange-traded funds slipped to their..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-07 09:32
Taggar: bull, gold, investment, market

WTI Crude ? Small Blip or Full Bearish Reversal?


"Price took a setback yesterday as bulls found resistance below 97.0, in the form of April’s high which is also confluence with 20th Feb’s swing high. This decline came despite risk appetit..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-07 05:32
Taggar: bull, oil

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

Gold Technicals ? Descending Channel Keeping Price Below 1,480


"4 weeks ago, the strong slide in Gold pulled all commodities with it, bringing Crude, Copper, Platinum, you name it sharply lower. Since then, most if not all of the commodities have recovered, especi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-06 12:08
Taggar: bull, gold, oil

GBP/JPY ? New 2013 Highs Seen, More Perhaps to Come


"GBP has been the top performer recently, beating all major currencies for the past week and month. On the other hand, we have JPY, which is on the opposite end of the scale, losing to all G7 currencie..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-06 10:58
Taggar: bull, currencies, economy

USD/JPY Technicals ? Double Top Pattern Invalidated, Triple Top Potential


"The double top setup that was looking promising turned out to be a dud. Prices didn’t manage to break the 96.8 floor, but instead formed a Morning Star on 1st May with 2nd May bullish candle con..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-06 09:28
Taggar: bull, point

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

Lindzon Bearish, China Bullish, & Bitcoin Keeps Rolling


"If you are looking for more bullish analysis on the future of Bitcoins, you will be disappointed with investor?s Howard Lindzon?s take. Participating in This Week in Startups News Roundtable, host Jas..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-05 16:12
Taggar: analysis, bull, currency, point

Loose Bullish Pennant on EUR/JPY Daily Chart


"Daily EUR/JPY chart shows a minor pennant formation. It is not a very powerful example of a chart pattern, but with the continuing yen weakness and a seeming predisp..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-05 08:34
Taggar: bull

Next Week


"Central Bank policy meetings are scheduled next week at the Bank of England, Reserve Bank of Australia, Bank Malaysia Negara, National Bank of Poland, Bank of Korea, and Central Bank of Norway. ..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-03 20:57
Taggar: bank, bull

USD/JPY Technicals ? Draghi?s Negative Rate Talks Pulling Bulls Up


"USD/JPY bulls got a lifeline yesterday in the form of Draghi’s press conference after the ECB rate cut. On top of slashing policy rate down by 25 bps to current 0.50%, Draghi shook the world by..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-03 09:29
Taggar: bull, rate

Gold Technicals ? Awaiting bearish rejection confirmation


"After trading between 1,460 – 1,480 for more than 48 consecutive hours, Gold prices suddenly tanked during yesterday’s European early hours. Price dipped close to $40 an ounce without any..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-02 10:43
Taggar: bull, employment, gold, rate, trading

WTI Crude ? All time high inventory levels pushing price down


"Is the demand for oil increasing or decreasing? Last week both Department of Energy and American Petroleum Institute reports hinted at increasing demand with lower inventories, allowing Crude Oil bull..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-02 04:57
Taggar: bull, oil, report

WTI Crude ? Up up and away!


"Yesterday was a significant breakthrough for WTI Crude, adding to the long list of bullish achievements that was accomplished since breaking back above 89.0 significant resistance. Daily Chart Bulls..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-30 12:08
Taggar: bull, point

Middle Eastern Demand for Gold Surges


"Surging demand for gold from Dubai to Istanbul has pushed physical premiums in the region to levels not seen in years as the biggest price slump in three decades lures consumers, according to MKS (Swi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-30 09:25
Taggar: bull, gold, market

S&P 500 Futures ? Uptrend continues though 1,600 break remains in doubt


"S&P 500 closed at record highs yesterday despite continued disappointing economic data from the US. Personal Consumption Core Expenditure came in at 1.1%, slightly below the 1.2% expectations. Pen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-30 09:24
Taggar: bull, consumption, home sales, point

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

Miners producing more gold as demand increases


"Australia?s Perth Mint, which refines nearly all of the nation?s bullion, said that demand has jumped to the highest level in five years after prices plunged, with the factory kept open through the we..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-30 03:42
Taggar: bull, market

Gold is OK


"Large swings in the price of gold over the past two weeks have cast major doubts over the fate of the precious metal, however one bank suggests the worst may be over for bullion this year. Late Friday..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-29 09:08
Taggar: bank, bull, gold

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

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

AUD/USD ? Rising Higher despite less than spectacular MNI data


"According to Market News International (MNI), Chinese business conditions are “virtually flat” M/M, and lower if seasonality was taken into consideration. New orders and production levels..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-26 06:57
Taggar: bull, market

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

WTI Crude ? Bullish Acceleration as Double Top Invalidated


"WTI crude price climbed higher yesterday as inventory numbers grew to a smaller extend than expected. This is the 3rd week in a row where inventory levels are lower than analyst estimate. However, unl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-25 09:12
Taggar: bull

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

WTI Crude Technicals ? Breaking 89.0 as sentiment shifts


"Oil has been trading between 87.5 – 89.0 for the past 2 days, as commodities continue to recover from previous week’s huge sell-off, but bulls were starved off fundamental reasons to conti..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-24 09:47
Taggar: bull, oil, report, trading

Japanese Yen Gets Boost from Risk Aversion


"Yen in currency tradingYen is getting a boost today in forex trading on the currency market as risk aversion dominates the FX market. In an interesting split from other markets, there is risk aversion..."

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

Gold Technicals ? COT shows more bulls as price rebounds


"Is the Gold sell-off over? Prices started 2 weeks ago at 1,590 per troy ounce, and reached close to 1,320 last week. That is a 270 USD drop per ounce of gold traded, around 17% decline from peak to tr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-22 05:53
Taggar: bull, gold

Gold Technicals ? Moving back above 1,400


"Hourly Chart After testing the 1,400 round number twice after the incredible slide, Gold has finally cleared the ceiling and accelerated higher towards the 38.2% Fib Retracement level after pushing a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-19 11:40
Taggar: bull, gold, rate

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

Gold Miners Hurting From $169 Billion Loss


"Gold producers, ignored as global stocks rebounded in the past two years and investors turned to exchange-traded funds that track bullion, face closing mines or shutting themselves down after the meta..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-18 09:16
Taggar: bull, gold, profit

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

Lingering Bulls on China Market


"Despite a 10 percent correction in mainland equities over the past two months, driven by a slew of concerns from Beijing’s crackdown on property speculation to rising local government debt level..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-18 07:19
Taggar: bull, economy, inflation, market, point

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

Investor Interest Shifts from China to Japan


"Growing investor bullishness over the outlook for Japan’s economy is being met by evaporating optimism for China, whose equity market has been among the world’s worst performers this year..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-17 09:23
Taggar: bank, bull, economy, market

NZD/USD Technicals ? At 0.848 crossroad


"Kiwi Dollar joined all the rest of the risk correlated assets lower yesterday due to increase fear in the market. Prices have been trading lower without any reply since 11th April top, with bulls bare..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-16 10:11
Taggar: bull, dollar, kiwi, market, trading

AUD/USD ? RBA Minutes indicate scope to ease (again)


"“Scope for further easing should that be necessary to support demand”. This same line has been spotted word for word in 3 consecutive RBA minutes, and traders are basically treating it as..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-16 05:16
Taggar: bull, rate

EUR/USD ? Surges to Seven Week High Near 1.32


"EUR/USD for Wednesday, April 17, 2013 After experiencing a quiet last few days, the Euro has surged up towards 1.32 in the last half day and is now consolidating within a narrow range right around 1.3..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-16 01:52
Taggar: bull

EUR/CAD ? Quick Daily Bullish Flag


"Less than a month has passed since my last reported bullish flag (on CAD/JPY @ H4). That time, it failed to come into play as the weekend gap had positioned the pric..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-14 17:55
Taggar: bull, report

EUR/CAD ? Quick Daily Bullish Flag


"Less than a month has passed since my last reported bullish flag (on CAD/JPY @ H4). That time, it failed to come into play as the weekend gap had positioned the pric..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-14 17:55
Taggar: bull, report

Next Week


"Central Bank policy meetings are scheduled next week in Canada, Sweden and Turkey.  The Bank of Canada will be releasing a new Monetary Policy Report.  The Reserve Bank of Australia and Bank..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-12 19:47
Taggar: bank, bull, report

NZD/USD Technicals ? Retesting Channel Top after breakout


"Kiwi dollar has seen strong rallies since the turn of April due to a more hawkish RBNZ and slightly better economic data, lifting the price higher than Feb’s swing high – levels before the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-12 10:32
Taggar: bull, dollar, kiwi

USD/JPY Technicals ? Missing 100 by a hair


"What is so scary about 100? Every single students taking exams would love to attain the perfect score. Even artistic thespians would love critics to give them 100/100 for their plays and acts. What ab..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-12 09:02
Taggar: bull

EUR/USD ? Euro Moves Higher as Markets Await US Employment Data


"EUR/USD has moved higher, and has pushed above the 1.31 level in Thursday’s European session. The pair broke above the 1.31 line on Wednesday, but could not sustain the move and retracted to the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-11 12:42
Taggar: bull, cpi, market, report

NZD/USD ? Trading higher on China Imports Figures


"Kiwi dollar has been trending higher slowly, conquering new heights 1 step at a time. Price has not seen any significant dip since the bullish break of 0.845 on Monday, and instead formed consolidatio..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-10 06:49
Taggar: bull, dollar, kiwi

Next Week


"In the week to April 12, central bank meetings are scheduled in Indonesia, South Korea, Poland and Serbia.  The Bank of Canada releases results of a quarterly business outlook survey.  Minut..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-06 18:02
Taggar: bank, bull

USD/SGD Technicals ? BOJ Overflow not able to break higher


"During early week, it has been noted that USD/JPY direction has an impact on USD/SGD due to the overflow of USD strength/weakness. Early week saw USD/JPY trading lower, which weighed USD/SGD lower. Th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-05 08:05
Taggar: announcement, bull, 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

EUR/SEK Technicals ? Weak Swede PMI catalyst short-term breakout


"Sweden’s March PMI came in at 47.3, sharply lower than expectations of 54.2 and 54.6 previous. The surprising dismal read weakened SEK and reversed the early decline seen in EUR/SEK during Asian..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-04 11:57
Taggar: bull, trading

Gold holds near $1,600 With Stops Close By


"Gold held below $1,600 an ounce on Tuesday as a slightly brighter than expected reading of euro zone manufacturing activity lifted stock markets, diverting interest from bullion. Investors were reluct..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-02 17:00
Taggar: bank, bull, gold, market

USD/JPY Technicals ? Daily Kumo Breached for 1st Time in Almost 6 Months


"USD/JPY continued its journey south, with US weaker than expected ISM Manufacturing data not helping bulls, weakening USD and pushing USD/JPY deeper lower. Price has since given up almost 400 pips sin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-02 09:59
Taggar: bull, market, oil

Commodities ? Bullish Bets Return


"Investors are boosting wagers on higher commodity prices at the fastest pace in almost four years, rebounding from the least bullish position since 2009, on signs that the U.S. is accelerating and Eur..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-01 15:37
Taggar: bull, long position, 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

AUD/USD ? Consolidating Well Around 1.0450


"AUD/USD for Monday, March 25, 2013 To start off the new week, the Australian dollar has continued its bullishness as it trades around 1.0450 and is looking to push higher.    For the most part of the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-25 02:10
Taggar: bull, dollar, trading

Week in FX Americas ? Boring Loonie Continues A Sideways Chop


"With no North American data to bully the loonie on Friday, the interest and commodity sensitive currency ended the week trading rudderless in another tight boring range. Many investors have shifted th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-23 15:30
Taggar: bull, currency, loonie, trading

AUD/USD ? Strong Gains as Aussie Barrels Across 1.04 Line


"The Australian dollar has flexed some muscle in Thursday’s European session. AUD/USD has pushed above the 1.04 line, and the pair was trading in the 1.0430 range. The RBA released its quarterly..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-21 21:19
Taggar: bull, dollar, economy, market, report, trading

NZD/USD ? Better than expected GDP not indication of future health


"New Zealand’s Q4 GDP exceeded expectations. Y/Y figures came in at 3.0% vs 2.3% expected, while Q/Q is also higher: 1.5% vs 0.9% expected. Both figures are also higher compared to previous quart..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-21 10:34
Taggar: bull, dollar, kiwi

EUR/USD Spikes Up on FOMC Policy Meeting


"After rebounding from the losses of a previous day based on some clarity in regard of the Cyprus situation, the euro posted a significant bullish spike aga..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-20 20:15
Taggar: bull, dollar, fx market, market, oil, rate, report

NZD/USD ? New Weekly Lows After Worsening Current Account Deficit


"After last week’s RBNZ’s dovish statement that sent NZD/USD below 0.82, price has recovered significantly, with Friday close narrowing missing the weekly high on Mar 12th. This is a strong..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-20 10:11
Taggar: bull

Gold ? Climbing higher on Cyprus Bailout


"Cyprus Parliament rejected the proposed EU bailout package that would impose levies on bank deposits – an unprecedented move and unheard of in modern financial history. There was no surprises as..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-20 04:45
Taggar: bank, bull, financial, market

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

USD/SGD Technicals ? Stable to the upside after Cyprus Push


"Weekend development on Cyprus spurred flight to safety not just for equities but currencies as well. USD strengthened tremendously, beating all currencies other than JPY, which is a stronger “sa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-18 10:34
Taggar: bull, currencies, currency

Bullish Flag (Sort of) on CAD/JPY


"A less traded currency pair is now showing a bullish flag Forex pattern on its 4-hour chart. You could draw it either from March 7 (normal pole) or from February 25 (a pretty..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-17 15:42
Taggar: bull, currency, currency pair, forex

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

AUD/USD Technicals ? Doji seen above 1.035


"After yesterday’s tremendous Employment Data, price broke above the 1.035 resistance and pushed above the previous swing high back in Feb. If bulls think that their job is done and bullish initi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-15 08:09
Taggar: bull, employment

Next Week


"On the central banking beat, monetary policy meetings are scheduled in South Africa, Iceland, India and the United States.  The FOMC meeting will be followed by a Bernanke press conference and th..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-15 00:13
Taggar: bank, bull

GBBP/USD ? Pound Surges as US Employment Numbers Sparkle


"GBP/USD is sharply higher in Thursday’s North American session. The pair has gained almost a full cent, and has crossed over the 1.50 line for the first time this week. The Bank of England relea..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-14 18:14
Taggar: bank, bull, employment, market, point

EUR/USD ? Loses Ground After Strong US Retail Sales Numbers


"The US dollar continues to put pressure on the euro, which has now fallen below the important 1.30 level. The euro posted losses on Wednesday, after the US released more positive numbers. Retail Sales..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-14 12:42
Taggar: bull, dollar, economy, retail sales, trading

NZD/USD Technicals ? Bearish Pressure Remains despite Stronger Economic Data


"Early morning Kiwi was propped up by better Manpower Survey figures and stronger Housing data. However, the rally began to unravel towards midday trade and has subsequently collapsed below the 0.826 s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-12 11:49
Taggar: bull, kiwi

Soros cut 55% of exchange-traded Gold products in Q4 2012 ? Gold Rush Over?


"Gold?s worst start to a year in a quarter century and the biggest sales by investors on record are increasing concern that bullion?s longest rally since the end of World War I is ending. Investors sol..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-12 08:24
Taggar: bull, gold

NZD/USD Technicals ? RBNZ Next Week Eyed as Drought Hits New Zealand


"Recent droughts in New Zealand is estimated to cost NZ economy 1 billion NZD. The drought is likely to impact volume of food products produced, pushing up prices and limiting appeal of Kiwi exports. H..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-06 11:54
Taggar: bull, economy, kiwi, market, rate, report

More Deals Done Hinted on Wall Street


"The “deal toy” indicator has turned bullish on Wall Street. Deal toys are small, relatively inexpensive and typically Lucite, trophies that serve as a way to commemorate a firm’s not..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-06 05:01
Taggar: bull, financial, rate

Euro Saved by Smooth Italy Debt Auction


"The euro held its ground against the dollar and yen on Thursday, with euro bulls taking heart after a relatively smooth auction of Italian government bonds helped ease worries about the country’..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-28 02:50
Taggar: bull, currency, currency trade, dollar

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

Descending Channel on 4-Hour EUR/JPY Chart


"An interesting trading opportunity is presented by the EUR/JPY chart. A well-formed descending channel finalizes the rising trend that lasts since mid-November. While the ..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-24 16:33
Taggar: bull, trading

The Fed Bullard Hints at Sustained Aggressive Monetary Policy


"The Federal Reserve’s “very aggressive” easy money policy is going to stay that way for a “long time,” St. Louis Fed President James Bullard told CNBC on Friday. “T..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-22 18:04
Taggar: bank, bull, market

EUR/NZD Technicals ? Short term relieve may lose to larger trend


"Earlier today, RBA’s Glenn Stevens’ bullish speech pushed AUD higher which helped lifted NZD as well during early Asian trade. This weighed on EUR/NZD which push price below 1.58 and even..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-22 11:25
Taggar: bull

Buyout Talks ? Gain Confirms We DON?T Want to Buy LCG


"M&A activity is usually a sign of bull moves in the equity markets but signs of concern in the FX and CFD space. London-based financial services broker LCG has had difficult results in 2012 in lin..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-21 19:09
Taggar: bull, financial, market

CAD/JPY Technicals ? CAD weakness threatening to unravel bullish momentum


"Bullish advancement in CAD/JPY has not been as smooth as Canada’s North American counterpart USD/JPY. CAD has seen some volatility itself which caused a few bumps and pullbacks along the way. Ul..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-19 11:34
Taggar: bull, economy, rate, report, trading

NZD/CHF Technicals ? Bullish Cycle Over?


"The recent bullish cycle from 0.76 low (since late Jan early Feb) to 0.787 was catalyst by strengthening of NZD and weakening of CHF respectively. NZD was enjoying a wonderful week with stronger than..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-18 10:58
Taggar: bank, bull, indicators, retail sales

Asian Markets have Started Well on Monday


"Asian stock markets rose on Monday as a weaker yen fueled profits in Japanese exporters after G20 finance ministers in Moscow opted not to criticize Japan’s economic policies, while banks led th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-18 02:55
Taggar: bank, bull, finance, financial, market, profit

Inverted Head-and-Shoulders on Weekly EUR/AUD Chart


"An inverted head-and-shoulders chart pattern can be seen on the weekly chart of EUR/AUD currency pair. It is sloped down and the right shoulder is visibly smaller than th..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-17 17:12
Taggar: bull, currency, currency pair

Week in FX Americas ? A Loonie Stumble Could lead To A Fall


"The Loonie bulls got rapped on the knuckles after Friday’s Canadian manufacturing data. The strong loonie may have helped cause December’s poor manufacturing headline. Shipments on the mon..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-15 21:19
Taggar: bull, loonie

Paulson Hedge Fund Gold Position Unchanged as Soros and PIMCO Reduce Holdings


"Prominent hedge fund manager John Paulson continued to hold significant gold investments in the fourth quarter of 2012, even as other investors pulled out. Notable institutional investors, including G..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-15 17:04
Taggar: bull, gold, investment, share, shares

USD/HKD Technicals ? Tired bulls turned away by 7.76


"Is that it? USD/HKD was finally looking promising after veering away from the 7.75 floor, but now we’re falling back again after bulls were unable to break the 7.76 resistance. We’ve been..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-15 09:34
Taggar: bull

NZD/USD ? Retail Sales push price for potential bullish breakout


"Kiwi Retail Sales volume grew by the most in six years, propelling NZD/USD to 17-month high. This better than expected print continues the bullish surprises we’ve seen yesterday, with Business N..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-15 04:44
Taggar: bull, consumer confidence, kiwi, retail sales

EUR/JPY Technicals ? German and French GDP weighs prices despite weaker JPY


"After having 4 consecutive quarters of growth, Germany posted the 1st Q/Q loss at -0.6%, slightly more than the -0.5% decline that analyst were expecting. French GDP also shrank more than expected at..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-14 10:13
Taggar: bull

Next Week


"On the central banking beat, interest rate policy meetings are scheduled next week in South Korea, Sweden, Japan and Indonesia.  The Bank of England’s quarterly Inflation Report, the ECB..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-08 23:25
Taggar: bank, bull, finance, inflation, rate, report

EUR/NOK Technicals ? 7.392 floor holding despite Draghi?s EUR beatdown


"Price experienced a drop of more than 400 pips thanks to Draghi’s statement suggesting EUR/USD is too strong. Despite this, we simply ended back where we started on 5th Feb, where EUR/NOK fell t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-08 11:58
Taggar: bull

USD/CHF ? Unemployment rate failed to weaken CHF


"Swiss Unemployment in January hit 3.4%, equaling a 2.5 year high as the number of of jobless increased by 4,878 to 201,776 people. Seasonally adjusted figures were slightly lower, coming in at 3.1% bu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-08 11:19
Taggar: bull, employment, retail sales

EUR/AUD Technicals ? Draghi spark potential bearish breakout


"EUR traded near 2-week low after ECB’s Draghi expressed concerns over the impact of the strengthening EUR. A change of tone was also spotted as Draghi said that there were more negative risks th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-08 10:11
Taggar: bull, market, rate

USD/JPY Technicals ? Any more sellers available? BOJ not counted.


"Another day pass and another high in USD/JPY is made. There seems to be no-end to Yen’s northbound journey and price has crossed the 94.0 yesterday. The early retirement announcement from curren..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-07 10:52
Taggar: announcement, bull

AUD/NZD Technicals ? Dovish RBA spoils rally


"Kiwi has been outperforming its neighbor’s counterpart, with prices falling from 2011 high of 1.38 to current levels below 1.24. Prices have seen some bullish recovery along the way, but undenia..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-05 11:33
Taggar: bull, economy, kiwi, rate

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

Treasuries Yields Rise as DOW hits 14,000 ? Where to now?


"Despite 2 hairy weeks in Jan which bond prices climbed due to US uncertainty, bullishness appears to be the 1st act of 2013. Within Jan, we saw S&P 500 climb above 1,500 and last Friday DJIA final..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-04 07:09
Taggar: bull

Week in FX Asia ? The Kiwis Gave Us ?The Hobbit? And Now An Expensive ?Dollar?


"While the Yen is getting battered against all currencies on the grounds that the Japanese government wants that to be so, the Kiwi is rallying. Governor Wheeler at the RBNZ has been the main catalyst..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-01 19:56
Taggar: bull, currencies, economy, indicators, kiwi, market

NZD / USD ? Higher after RBNZ Holds Rates


"RBNZ chose to leave the Official Cash Rate (OCR) unchanged at 2.5%. Governor Wheeler appeared bullish about New Zealand’s economy, saying “economic indicators improving in many of our (New..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-31 08:25
Taggar: bank, bull, economy, financial, indicators, inflation, rate, trading

EUR / AUD Technicals ? Bullish Breakout on 12 month high?


"Despite Spanish GDP shrinking for the 6 consecutive quarter, EUR continued to rally with EUR/USD holding onto key 1.35 handle with seemingly no sweat. The strength in this bloc currency allowed EUR/AU..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-31 06:25
Taggar: bull, currency, trading

USD / NOK ? Norwegian Unemployment Rate Jumps Higher


"LFS Nov employment data was a huge shocker with a sharp rise in unemployment rate from 3.2% to 3.5%. Analysts consensus was 3.2% unchanged. This increase in unemployment rate was surprising as recent..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-30 11:37
Taggar: bull, employment, rate, trading

AUD / JPY Technicals ? New Highs again but slower gains


"Prices has been making W/W gains ever since the bullish breakout at the start of the year, though body of the candles have been shortening, givng us a thin dragonfly doji last week. A main reason of t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-30 04:24
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bull, dollar, pound, profit

Profiles of the Fed?s Four New Voting Members


"The new voting members in the Federal Open Market Committee will tip the scale towards a more dovish Fed. CNN has short profiles up: James Bullard, St. Louis Charles Evans, Chicago Esther George, Kan..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-29 23:44
Taggar: bull, investment, market

USD / SGD Technicals ? 1.24 holding after 1.23 broken


"Activity in USD/SGD has picked up with price breaking higher and closed above 1.23 for the first time since Sep 2012. Unfortunately for the bulls, their hope for a a quick bullish breakout appears to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-29 11:45
Taggar: bull, trading

AUD / USD ? Business Confidence pushing Aussie Up


"Australian NAB Business Confidence, the benchmark used for gauging sentiment of the market, gave a strong reading of 3 versus -9 in November. Readings from Dec is the highest in 4 months, and is a gre..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-29 04:41
Taggar: bull, consumer confidence, market

Record Buying of Structured Notes for Yuan


"Investors turning bullish on China are buying record amounts of structured notes tied to the yuan as the country recovers from a two-year economic slowdown. Individual investors in the U.S. bought $79..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-29 04:40
Taggar: bull, leverage

US Orders For Durables Surge Ahead Pushing S&P


"US Equities were little changed, after the Standard & Poor?s 500 Index rose to its highest level since December 2007, as orders for durable goods climbed last month and investors watched earnings..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-28 17:16
Taggar: bull, durable goods, gold, share, shares

Bank Of Spain Says Recession Has Deepened


"Spain?s recession deepened in the last quarter of 2012 after Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy?s government approved its fifth austerity package in a year to reduce the second-largest budget deficit in the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-23 16:01
Taggar: bank, bull

India, World?s Largest Gold Buyer, Raises Import Taxes


"India, the world?s largest bullion buyer, increased taxes on gold imports to reduce a record current-account deficit and moderate demand for the precious metal that?s rallied for 12 straight years. Th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-23 15:59
Taggar: bull, gold, rate, report

USD / SGD ? December Consumer Prices +4.3% Y/Y


"Dec Consumer Prices rose 4.3% versus 1 year ago, higher than the estimated figure of 3.7% and previous figure of 3.6%. M/M prices rose by 0.7%, which is also a worrying pace. USD/SGD went down lower d..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-23 08:10
Taggar: bank, bull, inflation, rate

BOJ Declare Open Ended Asset Purchases ? Reaction and Charts


"After a month of bullish rhetoric, BoJ finally delivered the promised “strong actions” during its latest announcement. Previously, BoJ mentioned they will continue to ease “until the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-22 07:49
Taggar: announcement, bull, inflation

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

EUR / GBP Technicals ? Ichimoku Cloud Pierced with Kumo Twist Spotted


"Following GBP/USD capitulation late last week, EUR/GBP rose to 9 months high, entering into the consolidation range found between Jan – Apr ’12. Weekly Chart Using Ichimoku indicator, we..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-21 04:35
Taggar: bull

EUR / CAD Technicals ? Waiting for breakout of EUR/USD to extend rally


"Daily Chart Prices broke 1.32 yesterday, but some resistance could be seen in the form of Channel Top. Price could still yet move up slowly along the rising line, but any weakness in bullish momentum..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-18 09:56
Taggar: bull

S&P500 reached 5 year highs ? 1st True Advancement of 2013


"S&P500 Futures Daily S&P 500 saw gains yesterday on the back of better than expected jobless claims and housing data, pushing the benchmark index to a 5 year high. With the current push, pric..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-18 08:12
Taggar: bull, market, point

EUR/USD Euro Roars Back After Recent Losses


"After posting losses during the week, EUR/USD bounced back early in Thursday?s European session. The euro has gained about a cent on Thursday, and has climbed up to the 1.360 range. The euro got some..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-17 17:22
Taggar: bull, employment, market

EUR / USD: ECB Monthly Report Keep Price above 1.334


"The ECB Monthly Bulletin summary: - More easing policies needed to improve outlook for growth - Credit growth remains weak, with net redemptions for banks (bank lend out less than what borrows return)..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-17 12:24
Taggar: bank, bull, inflation

USD / SEK Technicals ? Trading above 6.52


"4 Hourly Chart 6.52 resistance has been breached, opening up next level of resistance (38.2% Fib Retracement from 16th Nov ’12 High vs recent Low) found just above 6.58. However, wait for any c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-16 10:45
Taggar: bull

EUR / CHF Technicals ? Strong 3 day rally versus Pullback from 1.24


"Hourly Chart After rallying for 3 consecutive trading days, EUR/CHF bullish momentum appears to be sputtering just under 1.24. Price was trading sideways after hitting 1.24, with current period break..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-16 09:31
Taggar: bull, trading

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

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

EUR/JPY ? Best of both worlds? Weak YEN vs Strong EUR


"Hourly Chart Opening Asian session saw price rally towards 120 in quick succession, making the 100 pip climb from 119 seemingly effortless similarly to 118 – 119 which we saw last Friday. Some..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-14 04:58
Taggar: bull

Next Week


"Central Bank Watch:  Three central banks holding interest rate policy meetings next week are the Bank of Mexico, the Bank of Brazil and Bank Rossii.  The Federal Reserve Beige Book of region..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-12 18:26
Taggar: bank, bull, rate

S&P500 Technicals ? 5 Month/5 Year high hit, but no bullish breakout yet


"Weekly Chart Many journalists and newswires cheered as S&P 500 hit 5 year closing high, giving the impression that we’re on our way to yet another strong bullish breakout. Unfortunately, th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-11 10:39
Taggar: bull

AUD/SGD Technicals ? Moving away from 1.29


"8 Hourly Chart AUD/SGD broke away from 1.29, and trades around 1.295 currently as AUD/USD broke 1.05 this week. Bullish momentum from the low of 1st Jan ’13 does not appear to be losing steam..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-11 06:20
Taggar: bull

SGD/HKD ? 6.32 Holding Strong as Evening Star spotted


"Hourly Chart 6.32 has been holding up nicely as a ceiling against SGD strength. With an Evening Star pattern forming just below the resistance, we could see bulls losing steam and price moving back t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-10 08:34
Taggar: bull

NZD/JPY Techincals ? Bollinger Bands warns of sharp pullbacks ahead


"There is really no stopping NZD/JPY, or is it? This pair has performed better than its AUD counterpart, broke a multi-year ceiling, bullish alignment of short-term and long-term trend, wow and the lis..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-10 03:46
Taggar: bull

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

AUD/USD Technicals ? Retail Sales helping 1.051-1.052 resistance band


"15 Minutes Chart Aussie Retail Sales came in at -0.1%, surprising analysts who were calling for a 0.3% gain. Price fell back below 1.05 in quick succession but has since recovered slightly. Looking a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-09 04:31
Taggar: announcement, aussie, bull, retail sales

AUD/USD Technicals ? No developments but potential fireworks next 2 months


"Hourly Chart Aussie currently trading in the consolidation range found between 1.047 – 1.052. Break below support opens up 1.04 as further support. Weekly Chart From the weekly chart, a wedge..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-08 07:33
Taggar: aussie, bull, rate, trading

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

EUR/USD Technicals ? Weekly Support Threatened


"Hourly Chart EUR/USD has been on the wane since the turn of the year, with prices pushing lower lowers and lower highs each day. The only exception being last Friday where USD weakened on the back of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-07 11:43
Taggar: bull, employment, rate, trading

USD/JPY Technicals ? 8 weeks bull run over?


"30 Minutes Chart Yen strengthened early Monday which saw Asian equities trading lower. Short-term upward trendline has been broken, suggesting a slowdown/pull-back from the bullish momentum. Price is..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-07 11:06
Taggar: bull, trading

NFP And Canada Employment: What?s the Scoop?


"2013 so far has made Forex traders happy. Most market participants insist that they require a market to move to make a good enough return. So far this year, this market has not disappointed. It has be..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-04 13:38
Taggar: bull, dollar, forex, forex trade, market, point

AUD/USD Lower as Fiscal Cliff Weighs on Market Sentiment


"AUD/USD fell sharply on Friday (Dec. 21), dropping to the 1.04 line, as market fallout continues due to the continuing impasse over the fiscal cliff crisis in the US. The markets also continue to reac..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-12-24 16:33
Taggar: bull, market

AUD/USD ? RBA Issues Pessimistic Report, Budget Deficit Expected


"AUD/USD lost ground after the Reserve Bank of Australia issued a negative report. In its monthly bulletin, the RBA forecast weak growth in 2013. The main factors for the pessimistic forecast were cont..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-12-20 16:58
Taggar: bank, bull, dollar, report

Next Week


"Central banks hold monetary policy meetings next week in Japan, Sweden, Norway, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Turkey, and India.  The Bank of Japan, Bank of England, and Reserve Bank of Australia..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-12-14 23:22
Taggar: bank, bull

Yen Gives Us Two Nice Flag Patterns


"Daily charts of two JPY currency pairs now feature distinct bullish flag patterns that usually precede an uptrend continuation. The first pair is USD/JPY, where consolidation phase rese..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2012-12-09 16:05
Taggar: bull, currency, currency pair, trading

Disabled two more ZuluTrade signal providers


"Just WTF are you doing?! That’s what I have to say to ZuluTrade providers who pile on positions against the trend. Two of what I considered my favorite signal providers have gone “locoR..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-12-05 06:32
Taggar: bull, signal provider, zulutrade

EUR/USD Technicals ? Price remain supported despite Monday Blues.


"5 Min Chart Risk-off sentiment was prevalent on Monday Morning, bringing EUR/USD lower. Price suddenly surged higher during Europe Pre-Market hours, but fell back quickly below 1.2975 resistance, for..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-26 10:17
Taggar: bull, market

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

RTS Teams Up with Squared Financial to Offer Global Spot FX and Precious Metals Trading


"RTS Realtime Systems Group (RTS), a leading global trading solutions provider, and Squared Financial Services Limited, a broker offering ECN-style trading across a broad mix of liquidity pools, announ..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-19 14:11
Taggar: bull, financial, foreign exchange, gold, market, trading

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/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

EUR/USD Technicals ? Support seen above1.275


"Hourly Chart EUR/USD traded lower after price failed to break 1.278 – 1.28 resistance zone. Currently price trading above L3, supporting  price afloat together with the upward trendline that de..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-16 10:08
Taggar: bull, trading

XAU/USD Technicals ? 1,735 resistance currently in play


"8 Hourly Chart Price has reached 1,735 support turned resistance after bouncing from 1,675. Stochastic indicator has also climbed higher almost hitting 100. 5 Min Chart On the 5 min Chart, rally app..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-09 11:28
Taggar: bull, gold

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 ? 1.277 resistance vs 1.275 support


"Hourly Chart Fiber was mostly flat after ECB’s announcement yesterday. 1.277 remain a strong support/resistance while a new interim resistance can be seen at 1.2755 level. A break above may bri..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-09 05:06
Taggar: announcement, bull, trading

Next Week


"A very busy week lies ahead despite holiday closures in a number of markets on Monday for Armistice Day/Veterans Day. On the central banking beat, FOMC minutes, the Bank of England Inflation Report, a..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-09 00:48
Taggar: bank, bull, inflation, market, report

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

NZD/USD Technicals ? Continue 0.823 ? 0.8285 range


"Hourly Chart Price rebounded from the low of 0.823 back to the previous consolidation area found on 1st – 2nd Nov. Currently we’re trading in between H3/H4, and more importantly above Yes..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-06 11:46
Taggar: bull, margin, trading

USD/JPY Technicals ? 80.2 vs 80.0


"Hourly Chart Yen continued lower from Monday’s selling during early Asian session. Price threatened to break below L4 heading towards L5 but was supported by 80.0 round number. Currently tradin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-06 10:30
Taggar: bull, trading

USD/SGD ? 1.22 support holding on


"Daily Chart 1.22 managed to hold despite price threatened to break below a few times during the past 2 weeks. However price could be facing resistance around 1.227, which is the support for trading r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-06 06:20
Taggar: bull, trading

Nov RBA Rates Decision: Expectations


"Looking at the recent 4 rate cuts by RBA, we can see a few similar characteristics: 2011 Rate Cuts 2012 Rate Cuts With the exception of Oct 2012 cut, all other rate cut saw AUD/USD going lower for a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-06 04:27
Taggar: bull, rate, trading

Singapores? SGX Derivatives and Clearing Volumes Grow


"Asia is leading the pact as the Singapore Exchange (SGX) recorded volume growth in derivatives and commodities trading and clearing in October but securities market activity declined. In the last 12 m..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-05 10:18
Taggar: bull, market, trading

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

Strike 1 ? Turkey FX Suffers Decline in Trade Volumes


"Turkey, one of the most bullish markets for FX since the late 90′s has suffered its first major hit in declining volumes, this comes as a surprise as the 70 million populated nation regulated FX..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-01 18:26
Taggar: brokers, bull, market

Asia Closing: Highest 2012 close for Hang Seng Index Futures.


"USD/JPY H1 Bullish breakout in USD/JPY? Yen has broken above H5, above 80.0, above upward trendline. Despite the slight pullback form the highs, price could still inch upwards “walking” a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-25 10:56
Taggar: bull

RBNZ Keeps Rates at 2.50% ? Reaction


"RBNZ held rates at 2.50%, pushing prices up 50 pips immediately, with strong follow through after bulls kept prices above 0.819 – 0.82 support/resistance. New Governor Wheeler was neutral in his..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-25 04:45
Taggar: bull, currency, rate

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

Australia CPI and China Manu. Flash PMI: Reaction


"AUD/USD M5 Australia CPI came in at 1.4% vs 0.9% expected, pushing AUD/USD back up to 1.30 before giving way. Bulls got another wind in their sails as strongest PMI from China in 3 months broke 1.03..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-24 09:23
Taggar: bull, cpi

Spain?s Economy Shrinks amid Bailout talks


"Spain’s economy contracted for a fifth quarter, adding pressure on Premier Mariano Rajoy to seek more European aid even as the euro area?s fourth-largest economy met a bill-sales target. Gross d..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-23 14:47
Taggar: bank, bull, economy

Yen Crosses: RSI Divergence seen on AUD/JPY


"EUR/JPY H4 Is this a bullish break out or are we falling back into trading range between 103-104, or perhaps into a larger oscillating cycle between 100 – 104? Using RSI as reference, we know t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-23 09:57
Taggar: bull, trading

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 Retreats as EU Summit Commences


"EUR/USD pulled back today, following the two-day rally. The European Union economic summit is held today, giving hopes for euro bulls. The US data was mixed today. Jobless claims r..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-18 19:01
Taggar: bull

Europe Open: Bulls losing grip ahead of EU Econ Summit


"EUR/USD H1 Weakness see towards end of US session which continued into early Asian session. Only saving grace was slightly better than expected Chinese economic data which pushed EUR/USD from the low..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-18 09:56
Taggar: bull, trading

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

Asia Closing: New weekly high posted across currencies and equities


"USD/JPY H1 Asia session started with price kept above 78.60, the peak of 11th Oct and bulls never looked back the entire Asian session. We manage to see higher lows throughout Asian session, and 6 bu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-16 12:18
Taggar: bull, trading

Europe Open: Bulls spotted once more during early session.


"EUR/USD H1 Prices were relatively flat during Asian session which was teetering around Yesterday’s High. Once Europe opened, we see a surge in bulls similar to yesterday which push prices beyon..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-16 11:56
Taggar: bull, cable

Asia Closing: Bears not able to sustain early pressure.


"USD/JPY H1 Early Asian Session saw price trading within range of Last Friday. Closer to Europe Open session, influx of bullishness from Europe weakened Yen and pushed USD/JPY above Last Friday’..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-15 11:42
Taggar: bull, trading

Europe Open: Normal service resumed after China rumor proven false.


"Rumors of China cutting its Reserve Requirement Ratios for banks during European session caused prices to jump higher. Shortly after the rumors turned out to be fake and prices went back lower again..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-12 11:37
Taggar: bank, bull

China port shipments points to strong Christmas season


"The export outlook for Asia is suddenly looking much improved, with analysts Friday buzzing about a single number that points to bullish Christmas-season shipments. Data released Thursday on China?s p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-12 08:34
Taggar: bull, market, point

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

Asia Closing: Down but not out, but for how long?


"USD/JPY H1 No new developments as an inside day range is formed. Price could face strong support/resistance at 78.15 and 78.5 respectively especially if there is no new progress/setbacks with regards..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-10 12:08
Taggar: aussie, bull

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

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

Easing policies in Asia anticipated by Fund Managers in Q4


"Fund managers have turned bullish on Asian bonds in the fourth quarter, in anticipation that Asian central banks will ease monetary policy. An HSBC survey of 13 fund management houses found three in f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-09 04:13
Taggar: bank, bull, currency, dollar, market

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

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

Europe Open: EUR/USD broke above 1.30, trying to stay afloat.


"EUR/USD H1 EUR/USD rally during US Session to hit above 1.30, but failed to test 1.305 which was the high on 20th Sep. Today’s Europe session begins with bulls fighting to defend the 1.30 line..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-05 10:46
Taggar: bull, cable

Asia Closing: USD weakness seen.


"USD/JPY H1 USD/JPY finally showing first sign of weakness this week as price broke below the rising trendline. Bears tested yesterday’s during early Asian Session but currently price is nicely..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-05 10:20
Taggar: aussie, bear, bull, trading

US Market Roundup: Equities and Gold pushing for new weekly highs.


"USD Basket 1 month USD unable to sustain above 0.92 and is currently trading lower at 0.9145. Price could still regain strength if we sustain at current levels with topside 0.92 acting as resistance..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-05 05:27
Taggar: bull, gold, 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

Europe Open: Futures and Currencies rally before ECB announcement.


"EUR/USD H1 EUR/USD pushing higher before ECB announcement, with H3 and H4 levels potentially acting as intraday support. Bulls will be hoping to push Fiber beyond 1.297 and perhaps 1.30. Failing whic..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-04 10:28
Taggar: announcement, bull, ecb announcement, rate, trading

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

It Appears the Fed Easing Has Had Little Impact So Far


"The Federal Reserve’s latest easing program may be nicknamed “QE Infinity” on Wall Street, but it’s having a very limited effect on the markets and economy so far. Stocks have..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-04 04:40
Taggar: bank, bull, economy, employment, market, rate

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: Potential shift in risk trends?


"USD/JPY H1 Yen, which has been highly correlated to risk trends, has pushed above Friday’s high. Is this signalling a full bullish reversal of sentiment or are we simply seeing the efforts of B..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-02 11:50
Taggar: bull, market, oil

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

CAD Loses Momentum as Gold Falls


"The Canadian dollar was lower Friday morning after the latest report from on the Canadian economy and weaker gold prices. The loonie dipped 0.09 of a cent (U.S.) to 101.86 cents shortly before stock m..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-28 17:35
Taggar: bull, dollar, economy, gold, loonie, market, report

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

Jobless Claims Fall in the United States


"US dollar weaker in forex tradingJobless claims fell in the United States, dropping to the lowest level since July. The news is somewhat encouraging for the US economy, even though second quarter GDP..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-27 09:12
Taggar: bull, currency, dollar, economy, forex, forex trading, gold, market, trading

Crude Oil Prices may decrease further ? $108 in focus


"OPEC is currently pumping oil at record amount, while US oil production has hit highest level since 1997. On the demand side, we are seeing transport companies such as FedEX issuing slow down warnings..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-27 05:40
Taggar: bull, oil, rate

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

Fed?s Williams: QE3 asset buying may be expanded


"This might be what the bulls need to push risk-assets higher. Analysts were worried that we might not be seeing further advances as many traders were front-running Fed’s QE3 announcement. With t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-25 05:22
Taggar: announcement, bull, economy, market

Asian Session Commentary


"Risk correlated assets are depressed on Monday due to Sino-Japanese political instability which compounded traders misery over the weekend when news regarding Franco-Germany disagreement surfaced. Han..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-24 15:27
Taggar: bull, market, point, pound

Week in FX Americas Fed Debates as USD regains some ground


"This week was the battle of the Fed member statements. In various interviews to the press different members of the press issued statements that make clear that they are not on the same page. Fisher an..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-22 05:44
Taggar: bank, bull, employment, inflation, rate

Special Focus: XAU/USD Golden Cross


"Everybody’s talking about Golden Cross (Daily SMA 50 and SMA 200) of XAU/USD which just produced a bullish signal after the QE3 announcement. Is it really that profitable? Let’s take a loo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-21 11:27
Taggar: announcement, bull, gold, profit

Next Week


"The line-up of scheduled central bank monetary policy meetings next week includes those in Japan, India, and South Africa.  The Reserve Bank of Australia and Bank of England release minutes from..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-15 03:45
Taggar: bank, bull

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

UK Pound Gets Boost in Forex Trading


"Currency trading with the sterlingUK pound is seeing a bit of bullishness right now, heading higher as the general sentiment runs to risk. With the latest German ruling, the eurozone is expected to be..."

Bill Gross Sees Higher Long-Term Yields Amid Reflation


"Bill Gross has been/is still a huge proponent of bullishness for quite some time. Even though he was wrong a few times with his QE3 date predictions, his sentiment may reflect how the rest of the US t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-11 15:48
Taggar: bull, rate

As China goes, so goes oil; as oil goes, up goes the U.S. dollar!


"by Jack Crooks Saturday, September 1, 2012 at 7:30am I realize it’s never easy and rarely simple. But today I’m going to help you understand why global money-flow drives key markets and h..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-01 20:12
Taggar: bull, dollar, market

Australia Mining Slowdown Hitting Economy Never Down on Its Luck


"Australia, known as the lucky country for its resource abundance and temperate climate, is about to find out how long its latest winning streak will last. BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP), the world?s biggest..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-08-29 02:51
Taggar: bank, bull, rate

Being Short EUR Feels Awkward?


"Finally some market movement, and it seems to have picked the obvious side. The EUR right hand squeeze is on and the question remains will dealers be able to defend the obvious option barrier levels?..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-08-21 12:32
Taggar: bull, dollar, market, rate, stop loss

CME Accepts Gold as Collateral


"CME Clearing Europe, the London-based clearing house wholly-owned by CME Group, the world’s leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today announced it has extended the range of eligibl..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2012-08-17 15:51
Taggar: bull, gold, market

Next Week


"Central banks hold interest rate policy meetings this week in Japan, Australia, Indonesia and Peru.  Fed Chairman Bernanke speaks publicly on Tuesday, and the ECB monthly Bulletin will be publish..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-08-04 18:16
Taggar: bank, bull, industrial production, rate, report, trade balance

Descending Channel on USD/CAD @ D1


"A two-month long descending channel has formed on the USD/CAD daily chart. It follows a rather strong bullish rally on this pair and is likely to result in an&#..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2012-07-29 11:07
Taggar: bull

Euro Gains in Forex Trading


"Euro rally on ECB member commentsWhile eurozone leaders, and even members of the ECB, debate the merits of a banking license for the European Stability Mechanism (the eurozone bailout fund), at least..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-07-25 09:42
Taggar: bank, bull, currencies, dollar, forex, forex trading, gold, market, point, pound, trading

Ireland Bulldozes Ghost Estate


"Ireland is opting for bulldozers rather than bankers as it starts to clear the legacy of the housing boom whose collapse brought the economy to its knees. About 1,850 housing developments, unfinished..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-07-20 16:19
Taggar: bank, bull, economy

Look Out Below EUR?


"It?s been a long week with lack of opportunity for just reward unless you had been bullish AUD. The US drought has managed to push up grain prices, drag the CRB index through its 200DMA, therefore all..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-07-20 12:36
Taggar: bull, currency, market

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

Next Week


"Central bank interest rate policy meetings are scheduled next week in Brazil, Japan, Indonesia, South Korea and Peru, plus minutes from the last FOMC meeting will be released.  Evans, Williams, D..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-07-07 03:07
Taggar: bank, bull, rate

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

AUD/NZD Consolidates into Symmetrical Triangle on W1


"After a short-term double top formation on Aussie/Kiwi failed last week, something new is emerging in the same currency pair. A multi-year bullish trend that has started for&#..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2012-06-10 12:13
Taggar: aussie, bull, currency, currency pair, forex, kiwi

Next Week


"Central bank interest rate policy meetings are planned next week in Japan, Switzerland, New Zealand, Indonesia, The Philippines, and Thailand.  The monthly ECB Bulletin will be published. Austral..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-06-09 04:48
Taggar: bank, bull, indicators, rate

Euro Weakens on Concerns about Global Growth


"Currency trading with the euroEuro is weakening in forex trading today, heading lower as concerns about global growth weigh on risk assets. Currency news is full of disappointing news today. After yes..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-06-08 10:26
Taggar: bull, currency, currency trading, dollar, forex, forex trading, point, pound, report, trading

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

Week in FX Europe May 13-18


"The collapse of efforts to form a Greek government this week has reinforced, for many, the bullish outlook for the big dollar. The run-up to Greek parliamentary elections on June 17 will be marked by..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-05-18 19:15
Taggar: bank, bull, dollar, market

Gold Climbs a second day on Euro concerns


"Gold gained for a second day in New York as concern Europe?s sovereign-debt crisis is worsening spurs demand for the metal as a protection of wealth. The euro reached a four-month low versus the dolla..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-05-18 14:59
Taggar: bull, dollar, gold, report

EUR?s to be Recycled


"The third largest IPO in corporate history, the largest in tech, is about to make a few specs very wealthy today. Frantic Facebook Friday?s enthusiasm does not seem to be spilling over to disrupt the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-05-18 12:35
Taggar: bull, rate

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

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

Specs to Squeeze EUR ahead of FOMC


"There must be some truth in ‘an apple a day keeps the doctor away.? Well the EUR bulls would like to believe that. After hours trading yesterday saw Apple earnings release give the risk market..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-04-25 12:37
Taggar: bull, currency, market, trading

US Dollar Likely to Remain Weak in Forex Trading


"Federal Reserve comments keep greenback down in currency tradingNot too long ago, forex traders were flocking to the US dollar, looking for the stability, but also considering that the greenback might..."

Decreasing forex volumes ? a trend or an opportunity?


"Lately newspapers and publications are full of news about falling forex volumes – indeed many reporting brokers such as Gain Capital and ICAP have demonstrated a significant drop in volumes that..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2012-04-03 09:58
Taggar: brokers, bull, forex, forex market, market, rate, report

Next Week


"Central bank interest rate policy meetings are scheduled next week in the United States, Japan, Switzerland, Norway and Mexico.  The ECB and Bank of Japan will be respectively publishing the mont..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-03-09 00:20
Taggar: bank, bull, rate

Forex Market Insight: EUR/USD Rallies?Why?


"Elliott wave patterns suggested a bullish reversal a day before the rally February 23, 2012 By Elliott Wave International On February 16, EUR/USD, the euro-dollar exchange rate and the most actively..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-02-23 19:02
Taggar: bull, dollar, forex, oil, rate

Central Bankers Weaken Their Currencies, Boost Gold


"By Sam Mattera Benzinga Guest Writer Since the turn of the year, nearly every asset class has been on a tremendous bull run. Precious metals in particular have benefited, as gold and silver have ralli..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-02-01 21:34
Taggar: bull, gold

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

A Letter makes a EUR difference


"You can just feel it, the EUR bulls are beginning to turn the screws. An impressive 24-hours has been ?put in? by the single currency, retreat never an option, advance very much on the cards. Now that..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-01-18 12:59
Taggar: bull, currency, dollar

Will China Weaken the Yuan to Boost Its Market?


"By Sam Mattera Benzinga Guest Writer In the second half of 2010, David Tepper achieved a level of notoriety after he had made the correct call on equities for the second half of that year and the begi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-01-17 22:51
Taggar: bull, economy, market

Next Week


"The third week of January kicks of with the Martin Luther King Holiday in the United States and includes central bank meetings in Canada and Mexico.  Canada will publish its quarterly Monetary Po..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2012-01-13 23:12
Taggar: bank, bull, report

Will the US Dollar Remain Strong in Forex Trading?


"US dollar forex trading forecastThe US dollar has had a pretty good bull run in 2011. The dollar has strengthened as worries in the eurozone and concerns about the global economy have prompted an inte..."

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

EUR/CHF Ascending Triangle on Daily Chart


"Another ascending triangle pattern can be easily seen on the EUR/CHF daily chart, unlike the one of the EUR/CAD chart, this one is actually continuing the previous bullis..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2011-12-18 16:54
Taggar: bull, point

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

Lighter Data Calendar at End of Difficult Week


"Investors await with trepidation the continuing and still-uncontained European sovereign debt and banking crisis.  ECB President Draghi maintains the view that the central bank has no silver bull..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-12-16 14:18
Taggar: bank, bull

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

Dow Jones Industrial Average Hovering Near January 2000 Peak


"U.S. equities experiences an incredible bull run from mid-August 1982 to mid-January 2000, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average advancing at a 16.9% per annum pace from 777 to a peak of 11,723. ..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-11-17 22:27
Taggar: bull

Gold gets a helping hand from India


"Oil prices ($98.99) again have advanced, capping the longest weekly streak in two years on speculation that US economic growth and the Euro?s efforts to contain the sovereign debt issues will boost de..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-11-14 13:32
Taggar: bull, oil

EURO trades in ?no man?s land?


"Welcome to the new norm? Price action has been volatile again early in Europe. The headlines that the IMF was at odds with the EU had the EUR testing the morning lows. During most of the session, Midd..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-10-20 12:34
Taggar: bull

EUR/USD Loses Gains as Optimism Caused by G20 Meeting Wanes


"EUR/USD currency pair was initially boosted by the optimism, caused by the G20 meeting. The leaders of the European Union started to devise a plan for ..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2011-10-17 15:44
Taggar: bull, currency, currency pair

ECB Comment Weighs on Euro and Stocks


"Investor attention was drawn to the ECB Bulletin where it is warned that forced euro bondholder write-offs could hurt the euro’s reputation.  The euro fell as much as 1.7% against the yen a..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-10-13 13:48
Taggar: bull, dollar

Next Week


"U.S. markets are closed Monday for Columbus Day, but China reopens for business after a full-week closure to commemorate the founding of the People’s Republic in 1949. Central bank interest rate..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-10-08 03:41
Taggar: bank, bull, market, rate

How Much Lower for EURO?


"The market is getting the feeling that Euro finance ministers are stalling as they move as stealthy as a bull in a china shop in taking control of this crisis. They are beginning to drop hints that bo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-10-04 12:29
Taggar: bull, finance, market

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

Week In Review September 18-23


"The Fed?s magic bullet is failing to improve consumer confidence. Bernanke and company did what was expected of them this week and announced a new plan to stimulate growth by implementing ?Operation T..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-09-23 18:10
Taggar: bull, consumer confidence, economy, market

U.S. Dollar Breaches Parity with the Canadian Dollar in Forex Trading


"USD/CAD hits 1.00 level before easing backThe U.S. dollar breached the parity level with the Canadian dollar in forex trading on the currency market today. As the U.S. session approaches, the battle l..."

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

DJIA: 11723 or Bust


"A bull market in the DOW that began from a base of 777 on August 12, 1982 culminated on January 14, 2000 when the market closed at 11723.  Although those 17+ years encompassed the 22.6% crash on..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-08-03 18:37
Taggar: bull, market, rate

Central Bank of Ireland Cuts Growth


"The Central Bank has lowered its economic forecast for the year, predicting the economy will grow by 0.8 per cent in 2011. That’s slightly lower than the bank predicted in its April bulletin, wh..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-07-29 15:13
Taggar: bank, bull, economy, profit

EURO Squeeze Remains Intact


"Are we to see additional consolidation in the FX market between now and Friday? Perhaps the EUR bulls will eke out further gains ahead of the ECB meeting on Thursday, with option barriers at 1.46 tout..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-07-05 12:18
Taggar: bull, fx market, market, rate

Symmetrical Triangles on EUR/USD Weekly Chart


"A slightly sloped symmetrical triangles pattern has formed on the EUR/USD weekly chart recently. The chart pattern has still some space before apex and thus the breakout..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2011-07-03 21:55
Taggar: bull

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

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..."

This Week


"Three central banks holding interest rate policy meetings this week are the Bank of Japan, Swiss National Bank and Sedlabanki in Iceland.  The Bank of Japan monthly economic assessment, ECB month..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-06-13 02:28
Taggar: bank, bull, finance, rate

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

Aussie Higher in Currency Trading


"Forex trading with AUD/USDThe Australian dollar is higher in forex trading on the currency market today. In addition to heading higher, the Aussie has the potential for more gains in currency trading..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-05-16 11:57
Taggar: aussie, bull, currency, currency trading, dollar, forex, forex trading, gold, market, trading

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

Next Week


"Central bank interest rate meetings will be held next week in Indonesia, South Korea, South Africa and Poland.  The Bank of England releases its quarterly Inflation Report on Wednesday.  Min..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-05-06 01:15
Taggar: bank, bull, inflation, rate, report

EUR/USD - Reaches to the Upside, Targets Higher Highs


"Price action on EUR/USD (a daily chart of which is shown) as of Friday (4/29/2011) has continued its strong bullishness, establishing a new 16-month high, without having made much of a pullback or ret..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2011-04-29 17:25
Taggar: bull, rate

USD/CHF - New Lows, Targeting Further Downside


"USD/CHF (a daily chart of which is shown) as of Thursday (4/28/2011) has hit its downside support target just under 0.8700 and established yet a new all-time low yesterday at 0.8669. The 0.8700 target..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2011-04-28 20:52
Taggar: bull

GBP/USD Re-Approaches 1.6600 Resistance


"GBP/USD (a daily chart of which is shown) as of Wednesday (4/27/2011) has risen to approach key resistance around the 1.6600 price region before pulling back, after coming very close to hitting that l..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2011-04-27 18:25
Taggar: bull

GFT LAUNCHES METATRADER 4 TO THE GLOBAL FOREX MARKET


"MT4 marks the newest addition to GFT?s award-winning trading software offeringsGRAND RAPIDS, MI – GFT, a worldwide leader in online currency trading, announced today that it has added MetaTrader..."

Gold - Surge to New Record High, Due for Pullback


"Price action on Gold (a daily chart of which is shown) as of Monday (4/25/2011) has continued its bullish stance after having broken out above its 1500 resistance target late last week, establishing y..."

Blog: FX Path
Tidsstämpel: 2011-04-25 17:11
Taggar: bull, gold

GBP/USD ? Pennant Chart Pattern on H4


"The GBP/USD currency pair has formed a somewhat sloped pennant chart pattern on the H4 chart during Thursday-Friday. The ”pole” part is forme