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USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar edges higher, U.S consumer confidence next


"The Canadian dollar has edged higher in the Friday session, following the trend seen on Thursday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3011, down 0.18% on the day. On the release front, there are no Can..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-12 14:08
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, trading

US Consumer Sentiment Rose in September


"Consumer sentiment was just under expectations in the final reading of September but the index remained near all-time high levels. The University of Michigan’s monthly survey of consumers hit 10..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-28 17:44
Taggar: consumer sentiment

Euro dips as Fed raises rates


"EUR/USD has posted slight losses in the Thursday session, following the trend seen on Wednesday. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.1710, down 0.26% on the day. It’s a busy day on the release f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-27 11:57
Taggar: consumer sentiment, cpi, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar Jumps on Strong CPI


"The Canadian dollar has improved in the Friday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3082, down 0.57% on the day. On the release front, Canada’s monthly CPI was unexpectedly strong, climbi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-17 15:45
Taggar: consumer sentiment, cpi, dollar, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar dips, US consumer confidence next


"The Canadian dollar has posted losses in the Friday session, erasing the gains from the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3197, up 0.31% on the day. There are no Canadian releases o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-13 12:58
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, point, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro heads downward, investors eye US consumer confidence


"EUR/USD has posted losses in the Friday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.1615, down 0.48% on the day. In economic news, German Wholesale Price Index dipped to 0.5% in June, down from 0.8%..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-13 10:35
Taggar: consumer sentiment, price index, trading

Next Week


"Central Banks: Monetary policy meetings in Canada, South Korea, Malaysia, Poland, Serbia, Ukraine, Israel, and Peru. Fed officials speaking publicly include Bostic and Kashkari. Scheduled U.S. Statist..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-06 19:16
Taggar: bank, consumer sentiment

US Consumer Sentiment Rises Despite Upcoming Interest Rate Hikes


"Consumer sentiment was slightly higher than anticipated in the beginning of May, coming in line with revised April results. The University of Michigan’s Friday report on consumer attitudes about..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-11 16:39
Taggar: consumer sentiment, economy, report

GBP/USD ? Pound Rebounds, U.S Consumer Confidence Ahead


"The British pound has recorded gains on Friday, erasing the losses seen in the Thursday session. In the North American session, GBP/USD is trading at 1.3564, up 0.34% on the day. On the release front..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-11 13:38
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market, pound, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Steady on Lack of Eurozone Data


"EUR/USD is unchanged in the Friday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.1933, up 0.15% on the day. In economic news, it’s a quiet end to the week, with no German or eurozone events. ECB..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-11 11:46
Taggar: consumer sentiment, trading

U.S. Consumer Sentiment Exceeds Forecast on View of Finances


"U.S. consumer sentiment exceeded estimates in April on Americans? increasingly favorable views of their finances, University of Michigan survey data showed Friday. HIGHLIGHTS OF MICHIGAN SENTIMENT (AP..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-27 16:37
Taggar: consumer sentiment, finance

Auto Sales Lead US Retail Sales Rebound


"U.S. retail sales rebounded in March after three straight monthly declines as households boosted purchases of motor vehicles and other big-ticket items, suggesting consumer spending was heading into t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-16 20:28
Taggar: consumer sentiment, retail sales

Gold Pauses After Plunge, Consumer Confidence Ahead


"Gold has edged higher in the Friday session, after sharp losses in Thursday trade. In the North American session, the spot price for an ounce of gold is $1338.02, up 0.22% on the day. In economic news..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-13 14:26
Taggar: consumer sentiment, employment, gold, point

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Edges Higher, US Consumer Confidence Next


"The Canadian dollar continues to trade quietly. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2563, down 0.22% on the day. In economic news, it’s a quiet end to the week. The US releases UoM Consumer Senti..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-13 13:47
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, point, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Trading Sideways as German CPI Matches Forecast


"EUR/USD has ticked higher in the Friday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.2339, up 0.10% on the day. On the release front, German Final CPI edged lower to 0.4%, matching the estimate. The U..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-13 12:07
Taggar: consumer sentiment, cpi, point, trading

US Consumer Sentiment Rises in March


"Consumer sentiment in March unexpectedly jumped to a 14-year high after tax cuts boosted disposable incomes, while new tariffs raised inflation expectations and dimmed the outlook, a University of Mic..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-16 19:26
Taggar: consumer sentiment, economy, inflation, report

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Edges Lower Ahead of GDP


"The Canadian dollar has posted slight losses in the Friday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2859, up 0.17% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases GDP, with the markets braced for..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-02 14:47
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, market, point, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Quiet Ahead of Key Manufacturing Report


"USD/CAD is trading sideways in the Friday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.2426, up 0.07% on the day. On the release front, there are two key releases on the schedule. Canada will release..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-19 14:49
Taggar: consumer sentiment, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Ticks Lower, US Consumer Confidence Next


"The Canadian dollar has inched lower in the Friday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2667, down 0.10% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian events on the schedule. In the U..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-10 13:33
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, point, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Unchanged on Lack of Eurozone Indicators


"The euro continues to have a quiet week, as it stays close to the 1.16 line. In the Friday session, EUR/USD is trading at 1.1654, up 0.11% on the day. In economic news, it’s a quiet end to the w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-10 12:09
Taggar: consumer sentiment, trading

Gold Rally Continues as Jobless Claims Jump


"Gold has posted gains for a second straight day. In Thursday’s North American trade, the spot price for an ounce of gold is $1286.73, up 0.42% on the day. On the release front, unemployment clai..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-09 19:17
Taggar: consumer sentiment, employment, gold

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Slips to 14-Week Low


"The Canadian dollar continues to lose ground this week. In the Friday session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2884, up 0.30% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian releases on the schedule..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-27 13:22
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Slips to 14-Week Low as Greenback Flexes Muscles


"The Canadian dollar continues to lose ground this week. In the Friday session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2884, up 0.30% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian releases on the schedule..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-27 13:22
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, trading

Gold Remains High as PPI Misses Estimate


"Gold has edged lower on Thursday, following gains in the Tuesday and Wednesday sessions. In North American trade, gold is trading at $1285.38 per ounce. On the release front, it was a busy day in the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-13 18:07
Taggar: consumer sentiment, employment, gold, indicators, trading

GBP/USD ? Dollar Rebounds Against Pound on Strong US Jobless Claims


"GBP/USD has edged lower in the Thursday session. In North American trade, GBP/USD is trading at 1.2520. On the release front, the BoE released its quarterly credit conditions survey. It was a busy day..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-13 16:41
Taggar: consumer sentiment, employment, indicators, trading

US Consumer Sentiment Beats Expectations in April


"Consumer sentiment beat expectations, rising to 98 in April according to the University of Michigan. Analysts polled by Reuters had expected the index to drop to 96.5 in April from last month’s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-13 16:10
Taggar: consumer sentiment, employment, finance, inflation

Dollar Direction Depends on FOMC and U.S/China Summit


"Wednesday April 5: Five things the markets are talking about Two and two are not adding up – softer U.S data is flying in the face of consumer sentiment, now at 17- and 11-year highs. The retrea..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-05 12:10
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market, report

US Consumer Confidence Dropped in February


"A measure of consumer sentiment came in lower than expected on Friday, according to the University of Michigan. The University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment index hit 96.9 in March. A consensus from..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-31 16:28
Taggar: consumer sentiment

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


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

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar in Holding Pattern Ahead of GDP


"USD/CAD has edged higher in the Friday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.3350. On the release front, Canada releases GDP for January, which is expected to remain unchanged at 0.3%. In the U..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-31 13:56
Taggar: bank, consumer sentiment, point, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Steady as Manufacturing Sales Posts Gain


"USD/CAD is unchanged in the Friday session. In North American trade, the pair is trading slightly above the 1.33 line. On the release front, Canadian Manufacturing Sales gained 0.6% in January, markin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-17 14:46
Taggar: consumer sentiment, point, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Rally Pauses, US Consumer Confidence Next


"EUR/USD is unchanged in the Friday session, as the pair trades at 1.0770. On the release front, it’s a quiet end to the week. Eurozone Trade Balance slipped to EUR 15.7 billion, well short of th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-17 12:38
Taggar: consumer sentiment, trade balance

Euro Listless Ahead of US Housing, Consumer Confidence


"EUR/USD is showing limited movement in the Friday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.0580. On the release front, there are no eurozone events. In the US, the markets are forecasting mixed ne..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-24 11:17
Taggar: consumer sentiment, home sales, indicators, market, trading

Gold Jumps to 14-Week High on Dovish Fed Minutes


"Gold has posted considerable gains in the Thursday session. In North American trade, the spot price for one ounce is $1249.42. In economic news, unemployment claims rose to 244 thousand, slightly abov..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-23 20:00
Taggar: consumer sentiment, employment, gold, home sales

USD/CAD ? Markets Brace for Weak Canadian Employment Report


"USD/CAD is showing little movement in the Friday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.3140. On the release front, Canada releases employment change, which is expected to post a sharp decline o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-10 13:52
Taggar: consumer sentiment, employment, market, point, trading

EUR/USD Ends Friday Lower


"EUR/USD dropped today as hints about a tax reform made by US President Donald Trump continued to support the dollar. The currency pair managed to trim its losses bef..."

XAU/USD ? Gold Dips, Markets Eye Consumer Confidence


"Gold has posted losses on Thursday, erasing the gains seen in the Wednesday session. In North American trade, the spot price for one ounce is $1232.86. In economic news, unemployment claims dipped fel..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-09 19:29
Taggar: consumer sentiment, employment, gold

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..."

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar In Holding Pattern Ahead of US GDP Report


"USD/CAD has edged higher in the Friday session, as the pair slightly above the 1.31 line. On the release front, there are no Canadian releases for the remainder of the week. In the US, it?s a busy day..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-27 14:53
Taggar: consumer sentiment, durable goods, goods orders, market

GBP/USD ? May Hopes to Play Trump Card


"GBP/USD has posted losses on Friday, continuing the downward movement in the Thursday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.2550. On the release front, there are no UK events on the schedule. O..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-27 14:28
Taggar: consumer sentiment, durable goods, goods orders, market, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Subdued as Markets Eye US GDP


"EUR/USD is almost unchanged in the Friday session. Currently, the pair is trading just below the 1.07 level. On the release front, there are no major Eurozone releases. The US will release Advance GDP..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-27 12:12
Taggar: consumer sentiment, durable goods, goods orders, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen Quiet in Holiday Trade


"USD/JPY is subdued on Friday, as the Japanese markets are closed in observance of the Emperor’s Birthday. In the US, the week wraps up with UoM Consumer Sentiment, with the markets expecting a s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-23 14:33
Taggar: consumer sentiment, home sales, market, point

Euro Yawns as German Consumer Climate Meets Expectations


"The euro remains steady on Friday, the final session before the Christmas holidays. Currently, EUR/USD is trading at 1.0450. On the release front, GfK German Consumer Climate edged up to 9.9 points, a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-23 11:59
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market, point, trading

UK Consumer Downbeat on 2017


"British consumers are downbeat about the economy’s prospects next year, when higher inflation is likely to erode their spending power, a major survey showed on Thursday, despite signs that growt..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-22 15:02
Taggar: consumer sentiment, economy, inflation, market

USD/JPY ? Yen Steady as Markets Eye US GDP


"USD/JPY is showing limited movement in the Thursday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 117.50. On the release front, today?s highlight is US Final GDP. We?ll also get a look at Core Durable Go..."

Further Leap in U.S. Consumer Confidence Lifts Dollar


"The Reuters/U. Michigan consumer sentiment index leaped to 98.0 in early December from final readings of 93.8 in November and 87.2 in October. The latest score almost matches the greatest optimism sin..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-09 18:11
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar

Crude Steady Ahead of Crucial Oil Summit


"US crude prices are showing limited movement in the Friday session. Currently, WTI/USD futures are trading at $51.35. Brent crude futures are steady at $54.12, as the Brent premium stands at $2.77. To..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-09 13:59
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Edges Lower, UoM Consumer Sentiment Next


"The Canadian dollar has edged lower in the Friday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3160. In the US, today?s key event is UoM Consumer Sentiment Index. The markets are expecting the indicato..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-09 13:38
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, market, point, trading

USD/CAD ? Trump Shock Pushes Canadian Dollar to 8-month Low


"The Canadian dollar remains under pressure on Friday, as USD/CAD continues to post gains this week. In the North American session, USD/CAD is trading at the 1.35 line. On the release front, there are..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-11 15:14
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen Stops Bleeding, US Consumer Confidence Next


"USD/JPY has reversed directions on Friday and moved to lower ground. Currently, the pair is trading slightly above the 106 line. On the release front, Japanese PPI declined 2.7%, within expectations..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-11 12:46
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market, point, trading

XAU/USD ? Gold Slips on Excellent Jobless Claims


"Gold has posted losses on Thursday, following a roller-coaster session on Wednesday. In the North American session, the metal is trading at $1266.73. On the release front, US unemployment claims dropp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-10 20:47
Taggar: consumer sentiment, employment, gold, trading

GBP/USD ? Pound Climbs Higher, US Unemployment Claims Drops


"GBP/USD has recorded considerable gains on Thursday. In the North American session, the pair is trading slightly below the 1.2470. On the release front, US unemployment claims dropped to 254 thousand..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-10 18:27
Taggar: consumer sentiment, employment, trading

EUR/USD Up After US Consumer Sentiment Disappoints, Ignores GDP


"The dollar traded mostly flat today, though it fell against some most-traded currencies. So happens, the euro was one of them. The better-than-expected US gross domestic product fi..."

Gold Higher After Drop in US Consumer Sentiment


"Gold prices have popped into positive territory following a surprise drop in preliminary sentiment data. Friday the University of Michigan said its preliminary consumer sentiment survey fell to its lo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-14 16:25
Taggar: consumer sentiment, gold, point

A New Dynamic Emerges: Sterling Weakness is Good for the Ftse and British Economy


"The view that Brexit is an unqualified bad thing is dead. The June referendum has depressed sterling, but the economy has performed better. An initial drop in consumer sentiment has reversed. Second-q..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-03 14:07
Taggar: consumer sentiment, economy

GBP/USD ? Pound Remains Under Pressure After BoE Rate Decision


"GBP/USD has posted losses on Friday, as the pair currently trades at the 1.32 line. On the release front, the US will release CPI and the UoM Consumer Sentiment report. The estimate for CPI is a weak..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-16 11:50
Taggar: consumer sentiment, cpi, point, report

EUR/USD ? Euro Subdued as Markets Digest Mixed US Data


"The euro has ticked lower on Friday, as EUR/USD is trading at 1.1230. On the release front, there are no major events in the Eurozone. The US will release CPI and the UoM Consumer Sentiment report. Th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-16 10:47
Taggar: consumer sentiment, cpi, report, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Dips on Comments From RBA


"AUD/USD has posted slight losses on Tuesday, erasing the gains seen on Monday. Early in the North American session, the pair is trading just above the 0.75 level. On the release front, Australian NAB..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-13 14:44
Taggar: consumer sentiment, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie in Holding Pattern Ahead of Key US Retail Sales and CPI


"The Australian dollar is unchanged on Friday, as AUD/USD continues to hug the 0.77 line.  On the release front, the US will release a host of key indicators, including CPI, Retail Sales and UoM Consum..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-12 10:33
Taggar: consumer sentiment, cpi, dollar, indicators, retail sales

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


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

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

EUR/USD Pushes Higher


"EUR/USD continued to rally as the post-NFP rally of the dollar was fading. Absence of important macroeconomic data from the United States was not helpful to the..."

AUD/USD ? Aussie Subdued, NAB Business Confidence Softens


"The Australian dollar is unchanged on Tuesday, following gains in the Monday session. Early in the North American session, AUD/USD is trading at 0.7650. In economic news, Australian NAB Business Confi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-09 15:45
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, trading

Gold Stable Despite Strong US Data


"Gold prices are relatively unchanged following strong than expected U.S. consumer optimism and new home sales. Tuesday, the U.S. Conference Board said that its Consumer Sentiment index fell to a readi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-26 16:35
Taggar: consumer confidence, consumer sentiment, gold, home sales

NZD/USD ? New Zealand Dollar Punches Above 0.71, Yellen Testimony Next


"NZD/USD has posted gains on Monday, as the pair trades slightly above the 0.71 line. In economic news, it’s a quiet start to the trading week. New Zealand Westpac Consumer Sentiment dipped to 10..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-20 15:45
Taggar: consumer sentiment, point, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Gains, Markets Eye FOMC Statement, Australian Job Reports


"The Australian dollar has posted moderate gains on Wednesday, erasing the losses recorded in the Tuesday session. The pair is trading at the 0.74 line in the North American session. On the release fro..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-15 16:01
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, employment, market, rate, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Edges Lower as Australian Business Confidence Softens


"The Australian dollar has posted small losses on Tuesday, continuing the lack of activity which marked the Monday session. The pair is trading at 0.7360 in the North American session. On the release f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-14 17:12
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, point, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Unchanged, US Consumer Confidence Within Expectations


"The Australian dollar is almost unchanged on Friday, following considerable losses in the Thursday session. The pair is trading at the 0.74 line in the North American session. On the release front, th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-10 16:56
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, point, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Almost Unchanged, UoM Consumer Confidence Next


"EUR/USD is showing little movement on Friday, following sharp losses in the Thursday session. The pair is trading slightly below the 1.13 line. In economic news, German Final CPI gained 0.3%, matching..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-10 12:15
Taggar: consumer sentiment, cpi, trading

US GDP Revised Higher, EUR/USD Hurries to Downside


"EUR/USD sank today after the positive revision of the first quarter’s US gross domestic product. The negative revision of the consumer sentiment index did little to..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-27 17:17
Taggar: consumer sentiment

AUD/USD ? Aussie Drifting Ahead of US GDP


"The Australian dollar is almost unchanged on Friday, as the pair trades slightly above the 0.72 line. On the release front, The US will release two key indicators ? Preliminary GDP and UoM Consumer Se..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-27 13:17
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, indicators

EUR/USD ? Euro in Holding Pattern Ahead of US GDP


"EUR/USD is unchanged on Friday, after the pair posted small gains in the Thursday session. The pair is trading quietly slightly below the 1.12 line. On the release front, there are no Eurozone events..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-27 09:11
Taggar: consumer sentiment, indicators, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Steady, Consumer Sentiment Shines


"The Australian dollar is showing limited movement on Wednesday, after posting gains in the Tuesday session. AUD/USD is trading at 0.7340 in the European session. In Australia, Westpac Consumer Sentime..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-11 15:43
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, oil, trading

China Consumer Sentiment Declines but Spending Intentions Improve: Survey


"Consumer sentiment in China eased in April after a sharp improvement in the previous month, although the buoyant outlook for spending suggested some stability in the world’s second-largest econo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-27 09:57
Taggar: consumer sentiment, economy

US Crude in Holding Pattern Ahead of Doha Meeting


"US crude futures are flat on Friday, continuing the trend which has marked the past two daily sessions. US crude is trading at $41.43 per barrel in the European session. Brent crude futures are tradin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-15 10:40
Taggar: consumer sentiment, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Steady as Chinese GDP Matches Expectations


"The Australian dollar has posted small gains on Friday, repeating the trend which marked the Thursday session. AUD/USD is trading at the 0.7710 line in the European session. In economic news, Chinese..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-15 10:13
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Rally Sputters as Consumer Confidence Slides


"The Australian dollar has posted slight losses on Wednesday, putting the breaks on a strong rally which started late last week. AUD/USD is trading at 0.7660 in the European session. In economic news..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-13 13:24
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, point, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Posts Gains on Strong Business Confidence Report


"The Australian dollar has posted considerable gains on Tuesday, continuing the upward movement which started late last week. AUD/USD is trading at 0.7660 in the European session. In economic news, Aus..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-12 14:11
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, point, trading

Brexit and Euro Zone Worries Weigh on UK Consumers ? GfK Survey


"British consumers remain their least confident in more than a year as they worry about the country’s European Union referendum and the euro zone’s unresolved economic problems, a survey sh..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-31 08:43
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market

NZD/USD ? Kiwi Steady at 68, US Consumer Sentiment Next


"NZD/USD has slight losses on Friday, as the pair trades at the 0.68 line in the North American session. In economic news, today’s highlight is UoM Consumer Sentiment, with the markets expecting..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-18 14:19
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market, point

USD/JPY ? Yen Steadies After Sharp Gains


"USD/JPY is steady on Friday, as the pair trades at 111.50 in the North American session. On the release front, the BoJ released the minutes of its January policy meeting. There are no Japanese release..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-18 13:26
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market

EUR/USD ? Euro Rally Stalls on Soft German Inflation Report


"EUR/USD has posted losses on Friday, as the pair trades at 112.70 in the European session. On the release front, German producer prices pointed downwards, coming in at -0.5%, below estimates. In the U..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-18 11:29
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market, point

AUD/USD ? Aussie Surge Continues, Tops 75


"The Australian dollar has posted strong gains on Wednesday, as AUD/USD trades at 0.7490 in the North American session. On the release front, Australian Westpac Consumer Sentiment posted a weak reading..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-09 17:15
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, inflation, oil

AUD/USD ? Aussie Steady, Consumer Confidence Next


"The Australian dollar is unchanged on Tuesday. At the start of the North American session, the pair is trading at 0.7450. On the release front, Australian NAB Business Confidence edged up to 3 points..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-08 15:30
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, point, trading

Gold Steady, Market Brace for Weak GDP


"Gold has recorded losses small gains on Friday. In the European session, the spot price for XAU/USD is trading at $1234.16 for one ounce. On the release front, it’s busy day in the US, highlight..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-26 13:34
Taggar: consumer sentiment, gold, trading

UK Consumers Least Confident in over a Year on Economic Uncertainties


"British consumer morale fell to its lowest in over a year in February as concerns over the economic outlook hurt sentiment, a survey showed on Friday. Market research firm GfK said its overall consume..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-26 09:00
Taggar: consumer sentiment, economy, market

AUD/USD ? Aussie Higher as Markets Eye Fed, RBA


"The Australian dollar has gains on Wednesday, as AUD/USD trades at the 0.71 line in the European session. In economic events, Australian Westpac Consumer Sentiment posted a sharp gain of 4.2%. On Wedn..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-10 14:55
Taggar: bank, consumer sentiment, dollar, financial, market

AUD/USD ? Wobbly Aussie Breaks Below 70 Level


"The Australian dollar has posted slight losses on Tuesday, trading at 0.7080 in the North American session. Earlier in the day, AUD/USD briefly slipped below the symbolic 0.70 level. On the release fr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-09 18:26
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, point, trading

UK Consumers Most Confident Since August, but Wary of Year Ahead


"British consumer morale rose for a second month in a row in January to hit its highest level since last summer, but households remain pessimistic about the outlook for the country’s economy, a s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-29 15:42
Taggar: consumer sentiment, economy, market

AUD/USD ? Aussie Slips as Australian Consumer Sentiment Disappoints


"The Australian dollar has posted losses on Wednesday, as AUD/USD trades at 0.6850 in the European session. On the release front, Australian Westpac Consumer Sentiment disappointed with a sharp drop of..."

AUD/USD ? Aussie Post Gains, Pushes Above 69


"The Australian dollar has posted considerable gains on Tuesday, as AUD/USD trades at 0.6940 in the European session. There are no major US releases on Tuesday. Australia will release Westpac Consumer..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-19 14:08
Taggar: consumer sentiment, cpi, dollar

AUD/USD ? Limited Movement Ahead of US Durables, Consumer Confidence


"The Australian dollar is steady on Wednesday, as AUD/USD trades at 0.7220 in the European session. In economic news, today?s key event is Core Durable Goods Orders. The markets are expecting a weak ga..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-23 15:03
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, durable goods, goods orders, market, report

USD/JPY ? US Jobless Claims Shines, Consumer Confidence Misses Expections


"USD/JPY is showing little net change on Wednesday, as the pair trades at 122.60 in the North American session. In economic news, it?s a busy day ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday on Thursday. Unemploy..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-25 20:56
Taggar: consumer sentiment, durable goods, employment

AUD/USD ? Aussie Steady, US Posts Strong Jobless Claims, Durables


"The Australian dollar is steady on Wednesday, as AUD/USD trades at 0.7260 in the North American session. In the US, it’s a busy day ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday on Thursday. Unemployment Cl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-25 19:32
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, durable goods, employment

USD/SGD ? Singapore GDP Jumps, US Jobless Claims Shines


"USD/SGD is steady on Wednesday, as the pair trades slightly under the 1.41 line in the North American session. On the release front, Singapore GDP surged 1.9%. In the US, it was a busy day ahead of th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-25 18:12
Taggar: consumer sentiment, durable goods, employment

China Consumer Sentiment Improves After October Plunge


"Consumer sentiment in China edged up in November from a record low, as confidence in the labor market improved and consumers became more confident about the prospects for business conditions, a survey..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-25 08:43
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market

US Consumer Sentiment Climbs In November


"Consumer sentiment climbed more than forecast in November as Americans took heart in lower interest rates and store discounts. The University of Michigan?s preliminary consumer sentiment index for thi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-13 18:36
Taggar: consumer sentiment, rate, report

USD/CAD ? All Quiet as Markets Await Canadian GDP


"USD/CAD is flat on Friday, as the pair trades at 1.3160 in the European session. It should be a busy day on Friday, as we await three key events on Friday. The US will release two key events, Employme..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-30 13:56
Taggar: consumer sentiment, employment, inflation

GBP/USD ? Steady Ahead of US Inflation, Consumer Confidence


"GBP/USD has posted modest gains on Friday, as the pair trades just at 1.5350 in the European session. In Friday’s economic news, British GfK Consumer Confidence dipped to 2 points, marking a 4-m..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-30 13:03
Taggar: consumer confidence, consumer sentiment, employment, point

GBP/USD ? Little Movement on Mixed US Reports


"GBP/USD is almost unchanged on Friday, in sharp contrast to the pound rally on Wednesday, when GBP/USD surged over 200 points. The pound is currently trading at 1.5450. US numbers were a mix, as UOM C..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-16 16:27
Taggar: consumer sentiment, point, pound, trading

US Consumer Confidence Drops in September


"The University of Michigan says consumers lost confidence for the third straight month in September, worried about bad news about the global economy. The university’s consumer sentiment index fe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-25 16:53
Taggar: consumer sentiment, economy

US Consumer Sentiment Drops in September


"American consumers are feeling less optimistic for September, according a report released Friday. Consumer sentiment was 85.7 in September, down from 91.9 in August, according to a monthly survey by t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-11 17:58
Taggar: consumer sentiment, report

EUR/USD Falls on Good US Data, Rises on Poor Sentiment


"Following some large waves of early trading session volatility, the EUR/USD Forex pair fell as some positive macro reports came out of the United States today. Traders sold eu..."

US Consumer Sentiment Falls in July


"U.S. consumer sentiment came in slightly below expectations at 93.1, the Survey of Consumers said Friday. “A disappointing pace of economic growth was the main reason for the small decline in co..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-31 16:49
Taggar: consumer confidence, consumer sentiment, point

EUR/USD Heads to Biggest Weekly Loss Since May


"EUR/USD attempted to rally today but failed to keep gains after upbeat US economic data. The unexpectedly poor consumer sentiment index did not help the currency pair much. In ..."

Australians are Most Confident in 16 Months


"Australians are the most confident they?ve been since January 2014 after the central bank cut interest rates and the government announced a A$10 billion ($7.9 billion) boost for families and small bus..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-20 04:07
Taggar: bank, consumer sentiment, point, rate

US Consumer Sentiment to Continue to Show Confidence in Economy


"The paradox of the American consumer will continue as the University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment is expected to gain yet again. The disconnect between how good does the average consumer feel versus..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-08 22:07
Taggar: consumer sentiment, report, retail sales

Dollar Loses to Euro After Disappointing US Data


"The dollar slid against the euro today after the release of disappointing macroeconomic reports from the United States. While the housing data was encouraging, the c..."

US Consumer Sentiment Falls But Beats Expectations


"U.S. consumer sentiment fell month-over-month in March, a survey released on Friday showed, though the reading was better than expected. The University of Michigan’s final March reading on the o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-27 17:38
Taggar: consumer sentiment

USD/JPY ? Little Activity as Japanese Inflation Reports Meet Expectations


"The Japanese yen is unchanged on Friday, as USD/JPY trades in the mid-119 range. On the release front, the US will issue its second estimate of GDP for Q4, with a forecast of 2.1%. This is lower than..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-27 14:36
Taggar: consumer sentiment

GBP/USD- Limited Movement Ahead of Key US Reports


"The pound has stabilized on Friday, as GBP/USD trades at the 1.54 line in the European session. On the release front, the US will issue its second estimate of GDP for Q4, with a forecast of 2.1%. This..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-27 13:39
Taggar: consumer sentiment, pound

USD/CAD ? Little Movement in Thin Holiday Trade


"The Canadian dollar is showing little movement on Monday, as USD/CAD trades in the high-1.25 range. On the release front, there are no Canadian or US releases. US markets are closed on Monday for Pres..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-16 18:15
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, market, point, us market

AUD/USD ? Listless as RBA Says Slow Growth Ahead


"AUD/USD is showing limited movement on Friday, as the pair trades in the mid-0.77 range. It’s a quiet day on the release front. In the US, today?s highlight is Preliminary UoM Consumer Sentiment..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-13 13:08
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market, point

GBP/USD ? Pound Pauses After Strong Gains


"The pound is unchanged on Friday, following strong gains a day earlier. The pair is trading just below the 1.54 line in the European session. On the release front, there are no major British releases..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-13 12:41
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market, point, pound, trading

Gold Prices Steady Ahead of US Consumer Confidence Report


"Gold is steady on Friday, as the metal is trading at a spot price of $1227.06. In the US, today?s highlight is Preliminary UoM Consumer Sentiment. The markets are expecting a strong reading, with an e..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-13 12:12
Taggar: consumer sentiment, gold, market, point, retail sales, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Steady as Geman GDP Beats Expectations


"The euro remains listless, as EUR/USD trades in the mid-1.14 range on Friday. On the release front, German Preliminary GDP was strong, posting a strong gain of 0.7%. Eurozone GDP will be released late..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-13 11:22
Taggar: consumer sentiment

Asian Markets Closed Mixed on Greek Drama


"Asian markets experienced mixed trading on Wednesday, with investors remaining cautious ahead of eurozone meetings over Greece. Finance ministers meet on Wednesday and EU leaders on Thursday, but offi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-11 18:02
Taggar: consumer sentiment, finance, market, share, shares, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Softens Despite Strong Consumer Sentiment


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

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

AUD/USD ? Unchanged After Weak PPI


"AUD/USD is showing little movement on Friday, as the pair trades in the mid-0.78 range in the European session. Taking a look at today’s releases, Australian PPI dipped lower to 0.1%. Australian..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-30 14:41
Taggar: consumer sentiment, inflation

Gold Slips After Strong Jobless Claims


"Gold prices have stabilized on Friday, after sharp losses a day earlier. In the European session, the metal is trading at a spot price of $1264.03. On the release front, today?s major events are Advan..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-30 14:05
Taggar: consumer sentiment, employment, gold, trading

EUR/USD ? Flat as German Retail Sales, Euro CPI Disappoint


"The euro is flat on Friday, as EUR/USD trades in the low-1.13 range in the European session. On the release front, Eurozone releases were a disappointment. German Retail Sales posted a gain of 0.2%, w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-30 12:53
Taggar: consumer sentiment, cpi, point, retail sales

AUD/USD ? Little Change After Strong Consumer Sentiment


"AUD/USD has posted slight gains on Wednesday, as the pair trades slightly above the 0.82 line. On the release front, Australian Westpac Consumer Sentiment was very strong, posting a gain of 2.4%. In t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 17:23
Taggar: consumer sentiment

Slumping Oil Prices Boosts Australian Consumer Confidence


"A measure of Australian consumer sentiment rebounded in January as sharp falls in petrol prices and better news on employment left people more ready to splash out on major items.  Wednesday’s su..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 02:45
Taggar: bank, consumer sentiment, employment

AUD/USD ? Aussie Shrugs Off Positive Chinese GDP


"AUD/USD is listless on Tuesday, as the pair trades just below the 0.82 line early in the North American session. On the release front, Australia will release Westpac Consumer Sentiment later in the da..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-20 17:35
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market

Low Fuel Price Boosts Consumer Sentiment to 11 Year High


"Consumer confidence jumped in January to the highest level in 11 years as steady job gains and plunging gas prices brightened the outlook for U.S. households. The University of Michigan preliminary co..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 17:34
Taggar: consumer confidence, consumer sentiment

AUD/USD ? Little Movement Ahead of US Inflation, Consumer Confidence


"AUD/USD is listless on Friday, as the pair trades slightly above the 0.82 line. On the release front, it?s another busy day in the US, highlighted by CPI and the UoM Consumer Sentiment. There are no A..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 14:19
Taggar: consumer sentiment, cpi, employment

Awaiting Several U.S. Data Releases Today Before the Xmas Break


"The U.S. data release calendar today encompasses the final estimate of 3Q GDP plus monthly personal income and spending, durable goods orders, new home prices, the FHFA house price index, the Richmond..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-23 15:01
Taggar: consumer sentiment, durable goods, goods orders, price index, report

Gold Steady Ahead of Host of US Numbers


"Gold is showing little movement on Tuesday, as the spot price stands at $1177.61 per ounce. On the release front, there are a host of releases ahead of the Christmas holiday. There are four key events..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-23 14:00
Taggar: consumer sentiment, durable goods, gold, goods orders, market

USD/CAD ? Little Movement Ahead of Key US Data


"The Canadian dollar has lost ground on Friday, as USD/CAD trades in the mid-1.15 range in the North American session. On the release front, there are two major events out of the US ? Producer Price In..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-12 11:57
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, inflation, market, price index

Gold Steady as Markets Eye PPI and Consumer Confidence Data


"Gold is showing limited movement on Friday, continuing the trend which has marked XAU/USD for most of the week. In the European session, the spot price stands at $1222.41. In the US, there are two maj..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-12 11:01
Taggar: consumer sentiment, gold, inflation, market, price index

EUR/USD ? Almost Unchanged Ahead of US Inflation, Consumer Consumer Confidence Reports


"EUR/USD is listless on Friday, as the pair is trades just above the 1.24 line in the European session. In the Eurozone, today’s highlight is Industrial Production. Over in the US, there are two..."

U.S. Heading for Thanksgiving Day Break


"Before U.S. markets close early today, a load of U.S. data were released including several downside surprises. New jobless insurance claims jumped 21K last week to 313K, and that boosted the 4-week av..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-26 18:14
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market, report

U.S. Heading for Thanksgiving Day Break


"Before U.S. markets close early today, a load of U.S. data were released including several downside surprises. New jobless insurance claims jumped 21K last week to 313K, and that boosted the 4-week av..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-26 18:14
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market, report

Gold Steady Ahead of Major US Releases


"Gold is stable on Wednesday, as the spot price stands at $1196 per ounce. On the release front, there are a host of key US events ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday on Thursday. These include Core Dura..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-26 14:39
Taggar: consumer sentiment, durable goods, employment, gold, goods orders

EUR/USD ? Flat Ahead of Busy Data Day in US


"EUR/USD is showing little movement on Wednesday, as the pair trades in the mid-1.24 range in the European session. On the release front, German Import Prices declined 0.3%. In the US, there are a host..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-26 13:06
Taggar: consumer sentiment, durable goods, employment, goods orders

AUD/USD ? Steady as Consumer Sentiment Jumps


"AUD/USD has posted slight gains on Wednesday, as the pair trades in the mid-0.87 range. Taking a look at today’s releases, Westpac Consumer Sentiment looked sharp with a gain of 1.9%.  The Wage..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-12 17:49
Taggar: consumer sentiment, price index

AUD/USD ? Limited Movement as Business Confidence Dips


"AUD/USD is showing limited movement in Tuesday, as the pair trades in the mid-0.86 range. Taking a look at Australian releases, NAB Business Confidence dropped to 4 points, while HPI slipped to 1.5%..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-11 15:56
Taggar: bank, consumer sentiment, point, trading

Dollar Gains on Euro for Third Session


"The dollar gained on the euro for the third straight trading session today due to the positive Chicago Business Barometer and the very good Michigan consum..."

USD/JPY ? Yen Plunges as BoJ Anounces Stimulus Surprise


"USD/JPY has climbed sharply on Friday, as the pair trades in the mid-111 range in the European session. The pair jumped after a surprise announcement by the BoJ to increase stimulus by raising its mon..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-31 14:30
Taggar: announcement, consumer sentiment, market

Gold Prices Sink on Strong US Numbers


"Gold prices continue to lose ground on Friday, as the spot price trades at $1174.86 per ounce in the European session. Gold has slipped to its lowest level since 2014, and has tumbled 4.4% since Tuesd..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-31 13:33
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, gold, market

Japan Leads Asian Equities Higher


"Japanese stocks led a rally in Asia on Monday, after solid U.S. data and earnings calmed tumult in global financial markets and reassured investors worried about the health of the world economy. The T..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-20 07:58
Taggar: consumer sentiment, economy, financial, market

U.S. Dollar Edges Higher


"The U.S. dollar edged higher against a basket of major currencies on Friday after strong data on U.S. consumer sentiment calmed nerves after a week of severe market volatility. The Thomson Reuters/Uni..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-19 01:44
Taggar: consumer sentiment, currencies, dollar, market

USD/CAD ? Stable Ahead of Canadian CPI


"The Canadian dollar is steady on Friday, as USD/CAD trades in the mid-1.12 range. We could see some volatility from the pair, with a host of key events on the schedule. Canada releases Core CPI and CP..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-17 13:48
Taggar: consumer sentiment, cpi, dollar

GBP/USD ? Pound Recovers, Pushes to 1.61


"After sharp losses earlier in the week, the pound has rebounded. In Friday’s European session, GBP/USD is trading at the 1.61 line. On the release front, there are no UK releases on Friday. Over..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-17 13:19
Taggar: consumer sentiment, pound, trading

Gold Flat Ahead of US Construction, Consumer Confidence Data


"Gold is almost unchanged on Friday, as the spot price stands at $1237.89 per ounce in the European session. In the US, it?s another busy day, with the release of Building Permits and the UoM Consumer..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-17 11:57
Taggar: consumer sentiment, gold

Australian Consumer Sentiment Rises


"A measure of Australian consumer sentiment rose in October, steadying from a sharp fall in the previous month as households signaled they were more confident about the longer term economic outlook.  T..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-15 02:49
Taggar: bank, consumer sentiment

Dollar Is Gaining on Strong GDP Numbers


"The US dollar returned to its rally versus the single eurozone currency today following the third estimate report on Q2 GDP in the United States. A minor update..."

Flurry of U.S. Data Awaited and More Central Bank Decisions Announced


"U.S. retail sales, import prices and the U. Michigan consumer sentiment index get released today. The Central Bank of Chile cut its overnight interest rate by 25 basis points to 3.25% but express less..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-12 14:29
Taggar: bank, consumer sentiment, point, rate, retail sales

Flurry of U.S. Data Awaited and More Central Bank Decisions Announced


"U.S. retail sales, import prices and the U. Michigan consumer sentiment index get released today. The Central Bank of Chile cut its overnight interest rate by 25 basis points to 3.25% but express less..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-12 14:25
Taggar: bank, consumer sentiment, point, rate, retail sales

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


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

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

Budget Again Weighs on Australian Consumer Confidence


"A measure of Australian consumer sentiment suffered a sharp reversal in September as households became more concerned about the outlook for the economy and employment. The survey of 1,200 people by th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-10 03:09
Taggar: bank, consumer sentiment, economy, employment

Japanese Consumer Confidence Drops in August


"Japanese consumer confidence worsened for the first time in four months in August, an official survey suggests. According to the Cabinet Office, the consumer sentiment index was 41.2 in August, down f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-09 15:13
Taggar: consumer confidence, consumer sentiment

German Consumer Confidence Drops on Geopolitical Risk


"German consumer morale fell for the first time in more than 1-1/2 years heading into September as shoppers grew more wary of the impact on Europe’s largest economy of sanctions on Russia and oth..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-27 16:38
Taggar: consumer sentiment, economy, market

EUR/USD Rises on Poor TIC Flows and Consumer Sentiment


"The US dollar declined versus its European counterpart today following the poor macroeconomic reports. The first hit was delivered by the Treasury International Capital data r..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-15 22:32
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, report

USD/JPY ? Dollar Firm as US Posts Mixed Data


"The US dollar has posted small gains on Friday, as USD/JPY trades in the mid-102 range late in the European session. On the release front, US, PPI showed a paltry gain of 0.1%, while the Empire State..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-15 15:29
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, point

GBP/USD ? Pound Shrugs Off Strong GDP


"The pound is stable on Friday, as GBP/USD continues to trade in the high-1.66 range. In economic news, British GDP posted a strong estimate of 0.8% in Q2. In the US, it’s a busy day on the event..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-15 13:34
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market, pound

Gold Calm Ahead of Infation, Consumer Cofidence Numbers


"Gold is listless on Friday, continuing this week’s trend of very little activity. The spot price stands at $1312.00 per ounce in the European session. It’s a busy day on the event calendar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-15 12:42
Taggar: consumer sentiment, gold, market

EUR/USD ? Stable Ahead of Key US Data


"The euro is firm on Friday, as the pair trades quietly in the high-1.33 range. On the release front, there are no Eurozone events as we wrap up the week. In the US, it’s a busy day, led by two k..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-15 12:11
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market

South Korea Central Bank Cuts Rate to Spur Growth


"South Korea’s central bank has cuts its key lending rate to 2.25% from 2.5%. The move, the first cut in 15 months, is designed to boost growth at home, which has been sluggish since the sinking..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-14 14:56
Taggar: bank, consumer sentiment, rate

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


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

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

USD/JPY: Yen Calm in Thin Holiday Trade


"USD/JPY is showing little movement on Monday, as the pair trades in the mid-101 range early in the North American session.  On the release front, it’s a very quiet day, with Japanese markets clo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-21 16:34
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market, point

Week in FX Americas ? Inflation Concerns Come to the Fore


"US consumer sentiment declines Consumer has a balanced view on inflation Canucks take price rise on stride Despite the geopolitical event risk in play, a couple of North American economic releases on..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-18 21:35
Taggar: consumer sentiment, inflation

USD/CAD: Loonie Firm as Key Canadian Data Mixed


"USD/CAD has posted modest gains on Friday, as the pair trades just above the 1.07 line late in the European session. The Canadian dollar picked up ground as Wholesale Sales jumped 2.2%. However, Core..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-18 15:10
Taggar: consumer sentiment, cpi, dollar, market

AUD/USD: Aussie Firm on Mixed US Data


"AUD/USD has edged higher on Friday, as the pair trades in the high-0.93 range in the European session. On Thursday, US Unemployment Claims looked sharp and the Philly Fed Manufacturing Index soared. H..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-18 12:51
Taggar: consumer sentiment, employment, market

Gold Retreats From $1320 Line


"Gold started Friday trading just below resistance at $1320, and has dipped lower, losing much of the gains we saw a day earlier. In the European session, the spot price stands at $1309.60 per ounce. O..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-18 11:47
Taggar: consumer sentiment, day trading, gold, market, trading

EUR/USD: Steady on Mixed US Numbers


"EUR/USD is stable on Friday, as the pair is trading in the mid-1.35 range in the European session. On the release front, Eurozone Current Account softened in June and was well short of the estimate. O..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-18 10:33
Taggar: consumer sentiment, employment, trading

Japanese Government Raises Economic Assessment Tax Hike Impact Temporary


"Japan’s government raised its assessment of the economy on Thursday because a decline in consumer spending after a sales tax increase is starting to fade due to improving consumer sentiment and..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-17 15:42
Taggar: consumer sentiment, economy, market

AUD/USD: Steady as Australian Consumer Sentiment Sparkles


"AUD/USD is stable on Wednesday, as the pair trades at the 0.94 line in the North American session. Australian Consumer Confidence looked sharp, jumping to an eight-month high. In the US, all eyes are..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-09 17:34
Taggar: consumer confidence, consumer sentiment

Survey: Australian Consumer Sentiment Improved Slightly


"A measure of Australian consumer sentiment improved modestly in July as worries about family finances eased, a survey showed on Wednesday, though the depressing impact of an unpopular federal budget c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-09 08:12
Taggar: bank, consumer sentiment, finance

Australian Consumer Confidence Up in July


"A measure of Australian consumer sentiment improved modestly in July as worries about family finances eased, a survey showed on Wednesday, though the depressing impact of an unpopular federal budget c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-09 03:43
Taggar: bank, consumer sentiment, finance

Nikkei Leads Asian Equities Higher


"Asian equity markets kicked off the week with modest gains following a positive U.S. lead last week.  Wall Street eked out slim gains on Friday after spending most of the session under water, with inv..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-30 02:42
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market, trading

Gold Shows Little Movement as Unemployment Claims Meets Expectations


"Gold has shown little change on Friday, continuing the lack of activity we’ve seen throughout the week. In the European session, the spot price is at $1315.50 per ounce in the European session..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-27 11:36
Taggar: consumer sentiment, gold, market

US Consumer Sentiment Falls in June


"U.S. consumer sentiment fell in June as views by consumers with the lowest incomes soured, a survey released on Friday showed. The Thomson Reuters/University of Michigan’s preliminary June readi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-13 16:43
Taggar: consumer sentiment

USD/CAD Flat Ahead of US Inflation, Consumer Confidence Data


"USD/CAD is steady on Friday, as the pair continues to trade in the mid-1.08 range in the North American session. On the release front, the US will publish two key events later in the day – PPI a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-13 13:57
Taggar: consumer sentiment

AUD/USD ? Aussie Rally Continues As Consumer Sentiment Improves


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

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

Week In FX Americas ? US Sentiment Unchanged, Focus On ECB


"UoM consumer sentiment little changed Households anticipate lower incomes Will retail spending be effected? Market focus turns to the ECB To sell in May and go away never really materialized for capit..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-30 20:06
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market, point

AUD/USD ? Aussie Slide Continues On Weak Consumer Sentiment


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

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

GBP/USD ? Limited Gains For Pound To Kick Off Week


"The British pound has edged higher in Monday trading, as GBP/USD trades in the low-1.68 range. On Friday, there was mixed news out of the US, as Building Permits shot higher while UoM Consumer Sentime..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-19 17:14
Taggar: consumer sentiment, day trading, pound, trading

USD/CAD ? Listless In Thin Holiday Trade


"The Canadian dollar is showing little movement on Monday, as USD/CAD trades in the mid-1.08 range in the North American session. On Friday, there was mixed news out of the US, as Building Permits shot..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-19 16:19
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, point

Gold Edges Up to $1300 Level


"Gold has posted slight gains to start off the new trading week. In Monday’s European session, the spot price stands at $12.99.86 per ounce.  On Friday, there was mixed news out of the US, as Bui..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-19 12:58
Taggar: consumer sentiment, gold, trading

EUR/USD ? Flat Start to Week As Euro Hugs 1.37


"The EUR/USD is rangebound on Monday, continuing the lack of activity which marked the pair much of last week. The pair continues to trade in the low-1.37 range in the European session. On Friday, ther..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-19 12:27
Taggar: consumer sentiment

Asian Equities Mixed after Chinese Property Concerns


"Asian equity markets started the week mixed despite Friday’s positive lead from Wall Street as concerns rose about a slowdown in China’s real estate market. U.S. stocks halted a two-day lo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-19 05:50
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market, real estate

Week in FX Americas ? Assets Close Out With No Interest


"US Consumer Sentiment slips in May Equities and Bonds price action the start of a reversal? Yellen and FOMC on traders radar In relative term, the markets are ending the week on the quiet side, especi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-16 19:33
Taggar: consumer sentiment, forex, market

US Consumer Sentiment Declines in May


"U.S. consumer sentiment has slumped so far this month, according to the Thomson Reuters/University of Michigan preliminary consumer sentiment index for May that was released Friday. The overall sentim..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-16 16:28
Taggar: consumer sentiment, report

GBP/USD ? Little Movement Ahead of US Key Numbers


"The British pound is almost unchanged in Friday trading, as the pair trades at the 1.68 line in European session. On the release front, today’s highlights out of the US are Building Permits and..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-16 13:36
Taggar: consumer sentiment, day trading, inflation, pound, trading

AUD/USD ? Steady Ahead of US Housing Data


"AUD/USD has edged lower on Monday, as the pair trades in the mid-0.93 range late in the European session. On the release front, there is just one US release, Pending Home Sales. The markets are expect..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-28 15:52
Taggar: consumer sentiment, home sales, market

EUR/USD ? Dollar Under Pressure As Euro Aims at 1.39


"The euro has started off the new trading week with gains, as EUR/USD continues to trade at high levels, In Monday’s European session, the pair is trading in the mid-1.38 range. US releases ended..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-28 11:49
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, market, trading

GBP/USD ? Little Movement As UK Retail Sales Slide


"GBP/USD trades just over the 1.68 line on Friday, continuing the lack of movement which has marked the pair for most of the week. In Friday events, British Retail Sales slipped in March, but did manag..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-25 14:36
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market, retail sales

AUD/USD ? Aussie Eyes 93 In Thin Holiday Trading


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

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

USD/JPY ? Yen Firm As Japanese Inflation Jumps


"USD/JPY continues to point downwards, as the pair trades slightly above the 102 line early in Friday’s European session. The yen received some help from excellent Japanese inflation data, as Tok..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-25 12:53
Taggar: consumer sentiment, cpi, inflation, market, point

Gold Rebounds On Ukraine Concerns


"Gold prices are steady in Friday trade, with a spot price of $1293.58 in the European session. The metal dropped below $1270 on Thursday but bounced higher after deadly clashes in Ukraine. In economic..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-25 10:54
Taggar: consumer sentiment, gold, market

Gold Showing Little Movement Ahead of Key US Data


"Gold prices are steady in Friday trading, as the spot price stands at $1317 early in the European session. On the release front, the US will release two major events, Producer Price Index and UoM Cons..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-11 11:55
Taggar: consumer sentiment, day trading, employment, gold, market, price index, trading

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


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

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

GBP/USD ? Pound Shrugs Off Weak Trade Data


"The pound is steady in Friday trading, as the pair trades just above the 1.66 line in the North American session. In economic news, Trade Balance disappointed, as the deficit swelled to its highest le..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-14 15:56
Taggar: consumer sentiment, day trading, market, point, pound, trade balance, trading

AUD/USD ? Under Pressure After Weak Aussie Numbers


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

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

AUD/USD Down to 0.8960 after Consumer Sentiment Worsens


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

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

Australian Consumer Confidence Falls for Fourth Successive Month


"Australian consumer sentiment fell for a fourth successive month in March as households worried about the economic outlook and their job security, with pessimists now outnumbering optimists, a survey..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-12 06:42
Taggar: bank, consumer confidence, consumer sentiment, market

AUD/USD ? Range Trading Continues


"AUD/USD is showing little movement on Tuesday, as the pair continues to trade in the mid-0.90 range in the European session. In economic news, NAB Business Confidence weakened in February. Later in th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-11 15:26
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market, trading

US Consumer Sentiment Rises in February


"Consumer sentiment rose marginally in February even as concerns about the extreme weather persisted, a survey released on Friday showed. The Thomson Reuters/University of Michigan’s final readin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-28 18:21
Taggar: consumer sentiment, margin, market

GBP/USD at 1.6675 after BOE Comments


"U.K. government bonds rose for a third day after a measure of U.S. consumer sentiment unexpectedly worsened in February, boosting demand for the safest fixed-income securities. Benchmark gilts rallied..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-26 02:06
Taggar: consumer confidence, consumer sentiment, market

USD/CAD ? Rangebound In Holiday Trade


"USD/CAD is showing almost no change in Monday trading, as the pair trades in the mid-1.09 range early in the North American session. On Friday, US Preliminary UoM Consumer Sentiment improved in Januar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-17 17:37
Taggar: consumer sentiment, day trading, market, trading, us market

EUR/USD ? Little Movement As Euro Above 1.37 Level


"EUR/USD is trading quietly on Monday. In the European session, the pair is trading just above the 1.37 line. The week ended on a positive note, as Euro GDP releases were better than expected. In the U..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-17 13:48
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market, trading

USD/JPY ? Slightly Lower As US Retail Sales Slips


"The Japanese yen has posted slight gains on Friday, as the pair trades just short of the 102 line. In economic news, US retail sales data weakened in January, while Unemployment Claims disappointed, c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-14 13:30
Taggar: consumer sentiment, employment, market, point, retail sales

U.S. Dollar Heading for Poor Week


"The dollar headed for a weekly slide versus most of its 16 major counterparts before reports today that may show industrial production gains moderated, while consumer sentiment declined. The Bloomberg..."

AUD/USD ? Aussie Shrugs Off Weak Consumer Confidence


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

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

US Housing Data Does Not Prevent Drop of EUR/USD


"The US housing report showed that the sector was a little worse in December than in the previous month, but it did not prevent EUR/USD from falling. The data was sti..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-17 17:07
Taggar: consumer sentiment, oil, report

AUD/USD ? Rangebound As Consumer Sentiment Rebounds


"The Australian dollar is almost unchanged in Wednesday trading. The pair is trading just above the 0.94 level early in the Wednesday North American session. In economic news, Westpac Consumer Sentimen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-13 17:27
Taggar: consumer sentiment, day trading, dollar, market, price index, trading

AUD/USD ? Slide Continues Despite Excellent Australian Housing Data


"The Australian dollar has picked up this week right where it left off, continuing to lose ground against the US dollar. In Monday’s North American session, AUD/USD is trading in the mid-93 range..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-11 17:15
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, market, trading

EUR/USD ? Below 1.34 As Non-Farm Payrolls Sparkles


"EUR/USD has posted some gains as we start the new trading week. The euro dropped over 1oo points following the surprise ECB rate cut on Thursday, and the pair is trading below the 1.34 line in Monday&..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-11 14:13
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market, point, rate, trading

GBP/USD ? Little Movement Ahead of Non-Farm Payrolls


"The British pound is showing little movement in Friday trading, as it trades in the high-1.60 range. Today’s highlight is Non-Farm Payrolls, and the markets are expecting a weak reading. There a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-08 14:30
Taggar: consumer sentiment, day trading, employment, market, pound, rate, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Remains Under Pressure, Dips Below 0.96


"AUD/USD is under pressure as we begin the new trading week. The pair continues to trade slightly short of the 0.96 line in European trading on Monday. In economic news, US releases were a big disappoi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-28 15:38
Taggar: aussie, consumer sentiment, durable goods, goods orders, market, point, trading

USD/JPY ? Steady Ahead of US, Japanese Data


"It’s a quiet start to the week for USD/ JPY. The pair is trading in the mid-97 range in Monday’s European session. In economic news, US releases were a big disappointment on Friday. Core D..."

EUR/USD ? Rangebound As Markets Eye US Housing Release


"EUR/USD is almost unchanged as we start the new week. The pair has picked up where it ended last week, trading just above the 1.38 line in Monday’s European session. On Friday, US releases were..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-28 13:31
Taggar: consumer sentiment, durable goods, goods orders, market, point, trading

EUR/USD Flat, Trades Near Record Since 2011


"EUR/USD was flat today as news from both Europe and the United States was not particularly good. The US consumer sentiment worsened, while the German business climate index fe..."

US Consumer Sentiment Drops in October


"U.S. consumer sentiment dropped in October to its lowest level since the end of last year as consumers worried congressional dysfunction and the resulting partial shutdown of the federal government wo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-25 17:13
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market

EUR/USD Turns Up as US Consumer Sentiment Worsens


"EUR/USD went up today after three sessions of decline as consumer sentiment unexpectedly fell this month. Additionally, unemployment claims demonstrated a huge surge, but the repor..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-11 17:56
Taggar: consumer sentiment, employment, rate, report

GBP/USD ? Rangebound as Markets Eye US Consumer Sentiment


"GBP/USD is rangebound in Friday trading, as the pair trades in high-1.59 range in Friday’s European session.  In economic news, today’s highlight is UoM Consumer Sentiment. On Thursday, US..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-11 14:41
Taggar: bank, consumer sentiment, market, rate, trading

USD/CAD at 1.0310 as Economy Expands


"Canada?s dollar touched a four-day high after a report showed gross domestic product increased at the fastest pace in two years in July, adding to evidence the nation?s economy is rebounding from a se..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-01 07:51
Taggar: bear, consumer sentiment, currency, dollar, economy, employment, market, report

Eurozone Confidence Jumps More than Forecasted in September


"Economic confidence in the euro area increased more than economists forecast in September, adding to signs the single-currency bloc?s recovery is gaining momentum. An index of executive and consumer s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-27 16:57
Taggar: consumer sentiment, currency, economy

EUR/USD Reverses Losses


"EUR/USD reversed yesterday’s losses today even though Germany’s inflation stagnated. In the United States, personal income and spending continued to rise, while consume..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-27 16:45
Taggar: consumer sentiment, inflation

AUD/USD ? Aussie Losses Continue, Testing 0.93 Level


"AUD/USD continues to lose ground in Friday trading. In the European session, the pair was trading just above the 0.93 line. In economic news, today?s US highlight is Revised UoM Consumer Sentiment. Th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-27 15:30
Taggar: aussie, consumer sentiment, currency, day trading, market, trading

JPY/USD ? Yen Posts Gains As Japanese Inflation Data Within Expectations


"USD/JPY has reversed direction on Friday, as the pair has posted modest losses. In Friday’s European session the pair is trading in the mid-98 range. The yen received a boost as Japanese inflati..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-27 14:01
Taggar: consumer sentiment, economy, indicators, inflation, market, trading

EUR/USD -Steady Following Mixed US Data


"EUR/USD continues to show little movement in Friday trading. The pair has been trading close to the 1.35 line throughout the week, and we are not seeing any change from the pair in Friday’s Euro..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-27 13:25
Taggar: consumer sentiment, day trading, employment, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Gains As US Manufacturing Data Disappoints


"The Australian dollar continues to move higher against the US currency, continuing the upward trend we saw on Friday. Taking a look at economic news, the US ended last week on a sour note, as UoM Cons..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-16 16:14
Taggar: consumer sentiment, currency, dollar

EUR/USD ? Euro Edges Higher as Summers Says No Thanks to Fed


"EUR/USD continues to push higher, as the pair has posted modest gains in Monday’s European session. In economic news, UoM Consumer sentiment dropped sharply to end the week on a sour note. On Mo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-16 15:07
Taggar: consumer sentiment, cpi, market

USD/JPY ? Yen Continues to Improve as Pair Drops Below 90


"The Japanese yen continues its upwards trend, as USD/JPY trades below the 99 line in Monday’s European session. Taking a look at economic news, the US ended last week on a sour note, as UoM Cons..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-16 14:27
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, market

US Consumer Sentiment Drops in September


"U.S. consumer sentiment fell to a five-month low in September, with Americans worried that higher interest rates will put a damper on the housing market and overall growth, a survey released on Frida..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-13 18:40
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market, rate

GBP/USD ? Pound Gains Ground As US Retail Sales Falter


"GBP/USD has posted gains in Friday trading, with the pair climbing to the mid-1.58 range. The pound took advantage of weak US data, as Core Retail Sales and Retail Sales both fell short of their estim..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-13 15:17
Taggar: consumer sentiment, day trading, employment, pound, retail sales, trading

USD/CAD ? Almost Unchanged Ahead of US Major Releases


"USD/CAD is showing little activity in Friday trading, as the pair continues to trade in the mid-1.03 range in the European session. Taking a look at economic news, US Unemployment Claims dropped sharp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-13 14:34
Taggar: consumer sentiment, day trading, employment, market, retail sales, trading

AUD/USD ? Australian Dollar Steadies After Recent Losses


"AUD/USD is steady on Friday, after posting losses on the previous day. The pair is trading in the mid-0.92 range in the European session. In the US, Unemployment Claims were down sharply, but this was..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-13 11:54
Taggar: consumer sentiment, employment, retail sales, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen Stable As Markets Eye US Major Releases


"USD/JPY is trading in a narrow range on Friday, as the pair trades in the mid-99 range in the European session. Taking a look at economic news, US Unemployment Claims dropped sharply, but technical pr..."

EUR/USD ? Little Movement as Markets Await US Key Releases


"EUR/USD is trading quietly on Friday, with the pair trading just below the 1.33 line in the European session. In economic news, US Unemployment Claims dropped sharply, but technical problems resulted..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-13 10:48
Taggar: consumer sentiment, employment, market, point, retail sales, trading

AUD/USD ? Rangebound After Recent Gains


"AUD/USD has settled down after its recent gains, as the pair trades just under the 0.93 line. The pair has gained about one cent so far this week. Australia released another strong confidence indicato..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-11 15:26
Taggar: consumer sentiment, employment

US Market Roundup: Stocks Rallying With Automobile Industry Recovery


"US Stock indexes traded higher yesterday. S&P 500 gained 0.81% while Dow 30 climbed 0.65% higher. The main driver for yesterday’s rally was mostly attributed to strong sales number posted by..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-05 05:15
Taggar: consumer sentiment, economy

Economic Confidence in Europe Up to 17-Month High


"Economic confidence in the euro area probably rose in August to the highest level in 17 months, adding to signs that the currency bloc?s recovery from a record-long recession is picking up pace. An in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-26 02:10
Taggar: consumer sentiment, currency, employment

AUD/USD Strong Consumer Sentiment Lifts Aussie Ahead of US Data


"The Australian dollar continued to rise fuelled by a strong consumer sentiment in August. The index jumped 3.5% for the August reading. Optimism about the economy is on the rise ahead of the September..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-14 16:49
Taggar: bank, consumer sentiment, dollar, economy, employment, rate

German Consumer Confidence Rises to Six Year High


"German consumer confidence rose to its highest level in nearly six years heading into August, shoring up expectations that household spending will help Europe’s largest economy withstand weak de..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-30 20:43
Taggar: consumer confidence, consumer sentiment, economy, financial, market

AUD/USD ? Quiet Start to Trading Week


"AUD/USD has been quiet since the middle of last week, and the pair has not shown much inclination to spring back into action. In Monday’s European session, AUD/USD is trading close to the 0.9250..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-29 14:01
Taggar: consumer confidence, consumer sentiment, home sales, trading

USD/JPY ? Solid Japanese Retail Sales Pushes Yen Higher


"The Japanese yen is steady as we start the new trading week. In Monday’s European session, USD/JPY is trading in the high-97 range. The yen got a boost from Japanese Retail Sales on Sunday, whic..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-29 13:33
Taggar: consumer sentiment, home sales, retail sales, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Steady after Strong Gains


"After suffering sharp losses in mid-week, the Australian dollar has bounced back up and made up most of those losses. AUD/USD gained about a cent on Thursday, and the pair was trading in the mid-0.92..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-26 17:11
Taggar: aussie, consumer sentiment, dollar, employment, point, trading

AUD/USD ? Steady as Markets Eye RBA Minutes


"AUD/USD is trading quietly as we begin the new trading week. The pair is trading in the 0.9070 range early in Monday’s North American session. On Friday, US numbers were mixed. UoM Consumer Sent..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-15 15:44
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Pointing Downward as Fed Fallout Fades


"The euro remains under pressure as we greet another trading week. In Monday’s European session, EUR/USD is trading quietly in the 1.3030 range. The euro posted sharp gains on Wednesday, but has..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-15 12:38
Taggar: consumer sentiment, trading

US Consumer Sentiment Falls in 1st Week of July


"Consumer sentiment waned slightly in early July, as Americans were more optimistic about current economic conditions than they have been in six years, but that was offset by a decline in confidence ov..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-12 16:10
Taggar: consumer sentiment, rate

AUD/USD ? Sharp Losses as Australian Home Loans Disappoints


"The Australian dollar continues to lose ground against its US counterpart and has given up the gains accumulated early in the week. AUD/USD is trading in the mid-0.90 level in Friday’s European..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-12 14:09
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, employment, point, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Rally Continues Despite Weak Consumer Confidence Release


"The Australian dollar continues to move upwards against the US currency, and is testing the 0.92 line in Wednesday’s European session. The Aussie shrugged off a weak Westpac Consumer Sentiment r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-10 14:47
Taggar: aussie, consumer sentiment, currency, dollar, inflation, market, point, trade balance

USD/CAD ? US Dollar Remains Strong in Thin Holiday Trading


"USD/CAD is starting off the week at high levels. The pair is trading in the low-1.05 range at the start of the North American session on Monday. On Friday, Canadian GDP dipped from 0.2% to 0.1%, match..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-01 15:03
Taggar: chicago pmi, consumer sentiment, market, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen Continues to Drop ? Next Stop 100?


"The US dollar picked up where it left off at the end of last week and continues to post gains against the retreating Japanese yen. USD/JPY has gained about 200 points since the middle of last week, an..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-01 13:03
Taggar: chicago pmi, consumer sentiment, dollar, point

Gold?s Drop to 34-Month Low Extends on Fed


"Gold dropped to a 34-month low in New York and headed for the worst quarterly slump on record following the Federal Reserve?s comments on tapering stimulus. Gold futures slid 25 percent this quarter..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-28 14:58
Taggar: consumer sentiment, gold

EUR/USD ? Little Change Despite Solid German Retail Sales


"EUR/USD is almost unchanged in Friday trading, as the pair is trading in the mid-1.30 range in the European session. In economic releases, German Retail Sales looked very sharp. French data was mixed..."

GBP/USD ? Pound Edges Lower Ahead of British Inflation Data


"GBP/USD is showing some movement as we begin the week. The pair crossed above the 1.57 line in Monday’s European session, and climbed as high as 1.5750 before edging lower. The pound had an exce..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-17 17:29
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, point, pound

USD/CAD ? Unchanged after Sharp Canadian & US Numbers


"USD/CAD has started the week treading softly, as the pair continues to trade in the mid-1.01 range in Monday trading. The Canadian dollar has enjoyed a solid June, gaining about two cents against its..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-17 16:11
Taggar: consumer sentiment, day trading, dollar, trading

USD/JPY ? Dollar Moving Higher as Markets Eye FOMC Statement


"After being on the wrong end of the stick last week, the US dollar is fighting back, and has posted gains against the yen. USD/JPY is testing the 95 line on Monday. US data continues to be mixed. On F..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-17 13:02
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, market

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

USD/CAD ? Steady as Canadian Mfg. Data Disappoints


"After gains on Thursday, the Canadian dollar has settled down. USD/CAD is trading in the high-1.01 range in Friday’s North American session. In economic news, US retail sales and unemployment fi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-14 15:33
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, employment, market, retail sales, trading

AUD/USD ? Steady as Markets Eye Key US Releases


"The Australian dollar continues to roll, after and posted outstanding gains on Thursday trading. AUD/USD jumped about 140 points following employment data which beat expectations. The Aussie continues..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-14 14:05
Taggar: aussie, consumer sentiment, day trading, dollar, employment, point, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen Gains Continue after BOJ release


"The Japanese yen continues to post gains against the retreating US dollar. USD/JPY has dipped below the 95 line in Friday’s European session. The yen got a boost from the BOJ Monetary Policy Mee..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-14 12:45
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, economy, employment, retail sales

EUR/USD ? Little Change after Strong US Numbers


"EUR/USD is steady, as the pair trades in the low-1.33 range in Friday’s European session. The pair showed little reaction to strong US  numbers on Thursday, as unemployment and retail sales numb..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-14 11:57
Taggar: consumer sentiment, cpi, employment, market, retail sales

AUD/USD ? Sharp Gains after Solid Aussie Employment Numbers


"The Australian dollar continues to rack up gains, and has risen over one cent in Thursday trading. AUD/USD is trading in the high-95 range in the European session. The Aussie got a boost from strong d..."

AUD/USD ? Rebounds After Strong Australian Consumer Sentiment


"The AUD/USD has reversed direction and is moving higher. The pair was buoyed by a strong Consumer Sentiment release, and is trading in the mid-0.95 range in Wednesday’s European session. In the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-12 14:42
Taggar: aussie, consumer sentiment, currency, dollar, trading

Aussie Heads Higher on Consumer Sentitment


"Australian dollar in forex tradingThe Aussie is heading higher in forex trading on the currency market today, gaining ground as consumer sentiment improves.  Australia's measure of consumer senti..."

AUDUSD ? Slide Continues as Aussie Consumer Confidence Plummets


"The Australian dollar continues to fall, as the pair fell  below the 0.98 line in Wednesday’s Asian session. AUD/USD continues to struggle, and has dropped into the mid-0.97 range. The Aussie to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-22 13:56
Taggar: aussie, consumer sentiment, dollar, home sales

USD/CAD ? Strong US Dollar Continues to Test 1.03 Level


"USD/CAD remains at high levels, as the pair continues to flirt with the 1.03 line. In early North American trading, USD/CAD was trading in the high-1.02 range. The US dollar looked sharp on Friday, cl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-20 16:31
Taggar: consumer sentiment, currency, dollar, inflation, trading

EUR/USD ? Quiet in Thin Holiday Trading


"It’s a very quiet start to the new trading week, as the EUR/USD trades in the mid-128 range in Monday trading.  The French and German markets are closed today for a holiday, so trading will be t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-20 12:11
Taggar: consumer sentiment, day trading, market, trading

USD/CAD ? Greenback Tests 1.03 as Canadian Inflation Disappoints


"The US dollar has edged higher on Friday against its Canadian counterpart, as the pair briefly dipped above the 1.03 level early in the North American session. The pair has not traded at these high le..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-17 15:19
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, inflation, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen Edges Higher After Weak US Numbers


"The Japanese yen has improved slightly, as USD/JPY was trading in the low-102 range in Friday’s European session. Key US releases, notably Unemployment Claims, looked weak on Thursday. In Japan..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-17 12:53
Taggar: consumer sentiment, cpi, employment, trading

EUR/USD ? Litttle Change after Weak US Numbers


"EUR/USD is showing little change, as the pair trades in the high-1.28 range in Friday’s European session. The euro failed to make up ground on Thursday, despite some disappointing US numbers, no..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-17 12:12
Taggar: consumer sentiment, employment, market, point

AUD/USD ? Steady Before US GDP Numbers


"AUD/USD is steady in Friday’s European session. The pair was trading in the high-1.02 level, after briefly breaking through the 1.03 line before retracting back to 1.02 territory.  In the US, th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-26 14:28
Taggar: consumer sentiment, currency, dollar, employment, trading

USD/CAD ? Loonie Breaks Below 1.02 Line as US Employment Data Shines


"The Canadian dollar continues to improve, and USD/CAD was trading just below the 1.02 level in Friday’s European session. The loonie has posted a modest rally after coming close to the 1.03 line..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-26 12:23
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, employment, loonie, rate, trading

NZD/USD ? Rebound higher on Higher Consumer Confidence


"New Zealand Consumer Confidence Index compiled by ANZ Bank came in at 119.2 vs 114.8 previous month. This represented a gain of 3.8% for April vs a 5.1% drop M/M in March. However this increase in con..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-18 05:14
Taggar: bank, bear, consumer confidence, consumer sentiment, trading

U.S. and China Data Raises Recovery Worry as Risk Assets Hit


"Risk assets from commodities to Asian shares slid on Monday as weaker-than-expected U.S. and Chinese data raised concerns about the global economic outlook, prompting investors to book some gains from..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-15 06:18
Taggar: consumer sentiment, economy, market, retail sales, share, shares

EUR/USD Rebounds After Release of Poor US Economic Data


"EUR/USD was heading down today, but rebounded as most US macroeconomic reports came out worse than expected. The drop of consumer sentiment was an unpleasant surprise for trad..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-12 17:30
Taggar: consumer sentiment, report

GBP/USD ? Steady as Key US Releases Post Declines


"GBP/USD is trading quietly, as the markets digest the release of key US data earlier on Friday. Late in the European session, the pair was steady, as the pair was trading in the mid-1.53 range. After..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-12 15:41
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market, point, retail sales, trading

AUD/USD ? Edges Lower as Markets Keep Eye on US Releases


"AUD/USD has edged lower in Friday trading. The pair was trading in the low-1.05 range in the European session. The markets are awaiting a host of US releases later on Friday, including four key events..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-12 14:04
Taggar: consumer sentiment, day trading, employment, market, retail sales, trading

USD/CAD ? Markets Await Key US Releases


"USD/CAD is steady in Friday’s European session, as the pair trades in the low-1.01 range. The Canadian posted some modest gains following strong US employment numbers, but has coughed up some of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-12 13:13
Taggar: consumer sentiment, employment, retail sales

Catching The Falling EUR Knife A Winning Strategy?


"Mostly a crowded trade and one currency ? the yen against everything, have consumed the FX market. Today is another short day of Euro-market moving data, and with no supply to be taken down, investors..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-12 12:40
Taggar: consumer sentiment, currency, fx market, market, point, retail sales, trading

USD/CAD ? Rangebound Despite Postive Canadian GDP Data


" USD/CAD is showing little change in Friday trading, as the pair continues to hover in the mid-1.01 range. The Canadian dollar failed to take advantage of a positive Canadian GDP reading as well as we..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-29 14:25
Taggar: consumer sentiment, day trading, dollar, indicators, market, trading

USD/JPY ? Steady as Japanese Data Mostly Positive


"USD/JPY remains steady, as the pair was testing the 94 line in Friday’s session. Thursday’s Japanese data was mostly positive, and inflation indicators were slightly better than expectatio..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-29 13:19
Taggar: consumer sentiment, employment, indicators, inflation, market, point

EUR/USD ? Edges Higher after Weak US Numbers


"EUR/USD is steady in Friday’s European session, trading in the low 1.28 range. The pair has endured a rough week, but the euro was helped by weak US data on Thursday, as employment and GDP numbe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-29 12:32
Taggar: bank, consumer sentiment, employment, point, trading

EUR/USD at 1.2865 Before Confidence Data and Italian Auctions


"The euro traded within 0.3 percent of a four-month low versus the dollar as concerns that debt- crisis contagion will spread threatened to sap confidence in the 17-nation currency bloc. The shared cur..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-27 02:45
Taggar: consumer sentiment, currency, dollar, share, spread

US Consumer Sentiment Drops due to Lawmakers Lack of Consensus on Budget


"U.S. consumer sentiment tumbled to its lowest since December 2011 in early March, hit by dissatisfaction with government economic policies and as fewer Americans expected to see improvements in growth..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-15 16:56
Taggar: consumer sentiment, market

USD/JPY ? Rangebound as Kuroda approved as BOJ Head


"USD/JPY is trading quietly in the Friday session, as the pair trades just above the 96 line. In a widely-expected move, the Japanese parliament approved the nomination of Haruhiko Kuroda as the new go..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-15 14:45
Taggar: bank, consumer sentiment, cpi, trading

USD/ CAD ? Loonie Breaks Out, Tests 1.02 Level


"After a week that has seen little activity, USD/CAD has woken up, as the Canadian dollar has posted gains against the US currency. The loonie posted sharp gains in Thursday’s North American sess..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-15 13:39
Taggar: consumer sentiment, cpi, currency, day trading, dollar, loonie, trading

AUD/ USD ? Testing 1.03 Level as Australian Data Disappoints


"AUD/USD is showing some movement in Wednesday trading, as the pair trades slightly above the 1.03 line. Australian Home Loans was a big disappointment, as the housing indicator declined by 1.5% for th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-13 14:42
Taggar: consumer sentiment, day trading, market, point, rate, trading

AUD / USD ? Aussie Breaks Out, Punches Past 1.03 Line


" AUD/USD continues to push higher, and has crossed above the 1.03 level in Tuesday’s European session. The Australian dollar has now climbed about one cent on the week. The Aussie managed to shr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-12 16:03
Taggar: aussie, consumer sentiment, dollar, market, point

GBP/USD ? Steady Ahead of UK Employment Data


"The British pound remains under pressure, as GBP/USD dipped below the 1.55 line in Monday’s European session. The pound has taken another hit after Bank of England MPC member Martin Weale said t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-18 19:49
Taggar: bank, consumer confidence, consumer sentiment, market, pound

USD/CAD ? US Dollar Edges Higher after Solid Data


"The US dollar has edged higher, following strong US consumer confidence and manufacturing numbers on Friday. The news was not as good across the border, as Canadian Manufacturing Sales declined sharpl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-18 16:20
Taggar: consumer confidence, consumer sentiment, dollar, market, point

AUD/USD ? Steady as Aussie Tests 1.03 Line


"AUD/USD is steady in Monday trading. The pair has edged higher, and has crossed above 1.03 in the European session. In Australia, the new trading week started on the wrong foot, as New Motor Vehicle S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-18 15:44
Taggar: consumer sentiment, day trading, market, point, trading, us market

EUR/USD ? Weak GDPs Weigh on Euro


"The euro remains under pressure as weak GDP numbers out of the Eurozone last week are weighing on the currency. Growth rates of the major Eurozone economies were down, pointing to the word that the ma..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-18 14:49
Taggar: consumer sentiment, currency, market, point, rate

USD/CAD ? Almost Unchanged As US Employment Numbers Sizzle


"USD/CAD continues to drift, as the pair trades slightly above the parity line. There was excellent news out of the US on Thursday, as Unemployment Claims dropped sharply. There are important releases..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-15 16:40
Taggar: consumer sentiment, currency, employment, market

AUD/USD ? Higher as Consumer Confidence Data Sparkles


"AUD/USD posted gains following the release on Tuesday of strong Australian consumer confidence numbers. Consumer Sentiment data was up sharply. The Australian dollar took advantage and pushed above th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-13 15:51
Taggar: consumer confidence, consumer sentiment, dollar, retail sales

AUD/USD ? Westpec Consumer Sentiment echoes NAB


"Australian Westpec Consumer Confidence index jumped 7.7% to 108.3, vs a previous reading of 100.6. This gain agrees with the NAB Consumer Confidence figures which was released yesterday, showing simil..."

AUD/USD ? Steady after Solid Australian Business Confidence Data


"AUD/USD is steady in Tuesday trading, following Monday’s quiet activity. The pair continues to trade in the mid-1.02 range. There was some good news out of Australia, as NAB Business Confidence..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-12 17:52
Taggar: consumer sentiment, day trading, market, trading

GBP/USD ? Pound Rebounds After Recent Slide


"The British pound has started the week on a postive note, as GBP/USD has posted gains in Monday trading. The pair was trading in the 1.5740 range. The week started on a down note, with a disappointing..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-04 18:15
Taggar: consumer sentiment, day trading, employment, indicators, point, pound, rate, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen Tests 93 Line as Slide Continues


"USD/JPY is showing some movement in Monday trading, as the pair tests the 93 level. The Japanese currency continues to look weak, and the markets are prepared for the downward spiral to continue. The..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-04 17:01
Taggar: consumer sentiment, currency, day trading, employment, market, point, rate, trading

AUD/USD ? Steady after Aussie Data Disappoints


"AUD/USD is steady in Monday trading, as the pair trades in the low 1.04 range. In Australia, Building Approvals slumped badly, while ANZ Job Advertisements posted yet another decline. In the US last w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-04 17:00
Taggar: consumer sentiment, day trading, employment, market, point, rate, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Drops Below 1.36 Despite Solid Eurozone Numbers


"Euro/USD has lost some ground in as we start the new trading week. The euro dropped below the 1.36 line in Monday’s European session, despite some solid data out of the Eurozone on Friday. In th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-04 16:59
Taggar: consumer sentiment, employment, point, rate, trading

Fresh Data Supports Euro Uptrend


"The euro touched fresh highs of $1.3676 and JPY 126.19, while the yen sank to 92.31 per dollar. Lots of data released: manufacturing PMIs, Ezone CPI and unemployment, Japanese labor statistics and hou..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-01 15:21
Taggar: consumer sentiment, cpi, dollar, employment, report

Euro Gains on Improved Data from Around the World


"Euro in forex tradingEuro is gaining today, heading higher after better economic data from around the world spurs an interest in risk appetite. Manufacturing data in the eurozone and in many Asian cou..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-01 10:27
Taggar: consumer sentiment, currency, dollar, forex, forex trading, market, trading

EUR/USD Climbs to Highest Since 2011


"EUR/USD was falling today, but later rebounded and touched the highest rate since December 2011. The Forex market is in the risk-on mode and that drives the currency..."

S.Korea Shows Signs of Improving Domestic Demand


"South Korean manufacturers? confidence increased for the second straight month as signs of improving domestic demand buoyed business sentiment. An index measuring expectations for February increased t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-29 04:48
Taggar: bank, consumer sentiment, manufacture

AUD/USD ? Steady Ahead of BOJ Policy Meeting


"AUD/USD is steady in Monday trading, as the markets focus on Japan, where the Bank of Japan meets for an important policy meeting on Tuesday. The pair was trading around the 1.0520 range. AUD/USD did..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-21 17:16
Taggar: bank, consumer sentiment, day trading, market, point, trading, us market

EUR/USD ? Euro Edges Lower Ahead of Eurogroup Meeting


"After a busy week, EUR/USD is steady in early Monday trading, ahead of a key Eurogroup meeting later today. The pair is trading just above the 1.33 level. US releases ended last week on a sour note, a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-21 17:02
Taggar: consumer sentiment, day trading, finance, market, trading, us market

USD/CAD Loonie Loses Ground As Greenback Broadly Stronger


"The US dollar is showing some improvement against its cousin to the north, as USD/CAD is testing the 0.99 line. In Friday trading, the greenback has flexed some muscle, and is broadly stronger. The ma..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-18 16:45
Taggar: consumer sentiment, day trading, dollar, indicators, market, trading

EUR/USD Euro Falters After Recent Gains


"EUR/USD has displayed a lot of volatility this week, and this trend is continuing in Friday trading. After rallying following some impressive US data, the euro has reversed direction, and is trading i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-18 16:44
Taggar: consumer sentiment, day trading, market, trading

AUD/USD ? Remains Comfortable in mid-1.05 range


"AUD/USD continues to have a quiet week, as the pair hovers around the 1.0550 level.   exhibits narrow range trading for the second straight day. Currently, the pair is trading in the 1.0550 range. In..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-16 16:39
Taggar: consumer sentiment, point, retail sales, trading

EUR/USD Advances for Second Day, Trims Gains


"EUR/USD climbed for the second day today on improving French consumer sentiment and Italian business confidence, as well as on falling US jobless claims. The cu..."

USD/CAD ? Steady as Fiscal Cliff Crisis Continues


"USD/CAD remains steady as we begin the last trading week of the year. On Friday, Canadian releases were uneventful, while in the US, Core Durable Goods Orders was very sharp, but UoM Consumer Sentimen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-12-24 17:49
Taggar: consumer sentiment, durable goods, goods orders, market, point, trading

EUR/USD Halts Rally amid Deadlock in US Political Negotiations


"EUR/USD dropped today on the deadlock in discussions about measures required to avoid the so-called fiscal cliff in the United States. The economic indices were..."

US Michigan Index Plunges in December


"Americans’ outlook on the economy and their finances took a turn for the worse in early December due likely to anxiety about the potential for higher taxes resulting from contentious discussions..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-12-07 17:21
Taggar: consumer sentiment, economy, finance

German Consumer Confidence Falls Slightly in November


"German consumer morale dipped slightly going into December amid concerns over the euro zone crisis and global growth but still-solid domestic demand should help Europe’s largest economy avert re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-26 18:01
Taggar: consumer sentiment, economy, market

US Consumer Sentiment at a 5-year high


"Americans’ perceptions of the outlook for the economy and for employment improved in early November with consumer sentiment rising to its highest level in more than five years, a survey released..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-09 18:07
Taggar: consumer sentiment, economy, employment, oil, rate

Housing Recovery Aides Obama


"President Barack Obama is getting a boost from a damaged part of the U.S. economy that his policies have done little to repair. A long-awaited housing recovery is helping lift consumer sentiment to it..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-01 19:36
Taggar: consumer sentiment, economy, financial

Euro Regains Upper Hand after Falling Back


"Euro heads higher in forex tradingEuro is regaining the upper hand after falling back earlier. Consumer sentiment data out of Germany has been weighing on the 17-nation currency, but things are changi..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-25 09:30
Taggar: consumer sentiment, currency, dollar, forex, forex trading, gold, market, trading

Euro Near Week Low Versus Dollar Before Sentiment Report


"The euro was 0.3 percent from its lowest in more than a week before reports that may show Europe?s debt crisis is hurting sentiment in the region. The 17-nation euro held a five-day drop versus the ye..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-25 02:09
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, report, share, shares

EUR/USD at 4-Month High


"EUR/USD rallied today to the highest level since May 4 as yesterday’s announcement of QE3 continued to weigh on the dollar. As for macroeconomic repo..."

US Consumer confidence rises but outlook still grim


"Consumer sentiment hit a three-month high in August as households chipped away at outstanding debt, though Americans were pessimistic about the future, a survey showed on Friday. Separate reports on t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-08-31 18:53
Taggar: consumer sentiment, rate, report

The Dollars in Motion


"The big dollar found its sea legs, at least temporarily, after Friday?s UoM consumer sentiment index and the Conference board?s leading indicators both exceeding the streets estimates. The currency wa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-08-17 21:48
Taggar: consumer sentiment, cpi, currencies, currency, dollar, indicators, market

Economic Data Underscores Difference Between United States and Eurozone Economies


"Euro lower in forex tradingThe latest economic data out of the United States is underscoring some of the differences between the US economy and the eurozone economy. Consumer sentiment improved for th..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-08-17 10:44
Taggar: consumer sentiment, currency, economy, forex, forex trading, trading

US Dollar Heads Higher in Forex Trading


"US dollar forex trading forecastUS dollar is heading higher in forex trading on the currency market today, thanks to a little boost from better economic data. Greenback is only slightly higher, howeve..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-08-17 10:32
Taggar: consumer sentiment, currency, dollar, forex, forex trading, market, trading

EUR/USD Rises as Italy Sells Debt Successfully


"EUR/USD rose today, bouncing from the two-year low, after Italy reached its maximum target on today’s bond auction and borrowing costs fell. The news from the United Sta..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2012-07-13 18:29
Taggar: consumer sentiment

Euro-zone confidence slumps


"Economic confidence in the euro area slumped to the lowest in more than 2 1/2 years in June and German unemployment increased more than economists forecast, adding to signs the economy fell back into..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-06-28 13:29
Taggar: consumer sentiment, economy, employment

EUR/USD Falls on Borrowing Costs, Trims Losses on US Data


"EUR/USD dropped today as borrowing costs surged on today’s Spanish and Italian debt auctions. The currency pair trimmed its losses as poor fundamental data from the ..."

Euro Zone Economic Confidence Declines in May


"Upcoming new elections in Greece, the Spanish banking crisis and an economic recovery slowdown in the euro zone are increasing uncertainty among consumers and companies. Economic confidence in the eur..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-05-30 12:59
Taggar: bank, consumer sentiment

EUR/USD Recovers After S&P Downgrades Spain


"EUR/USD started today’s session moving down as Standard & Poor’s downgraded Spain’s sovereign credit rating, but later the currency pair erased its losses and pos..."

EUR/USD Falls on Rising Spanish Borrowing Costs


"EUR/USD sank today as rising Spanish borrowing costs triggered speculation that the debt crisis is worsening and the European Central Bank needs to restart bond purchases. US..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2012-04-13 16:35
Taggar: bank, consumer sentiment, cpi, inflation

EUR/USD Falls as US Economy Stabilizes


"EUR/USD fell today as macroeconomic data showed that the US economy is stabilizing, reducing need for stimulative measures. Housing and consumer confidence data wasn’t very g..."

Euro Moves to Losses on Disappointing US Data


"Euro lower in forex tradingOddly enough, the Greek debt restructuring deal did little to dampen euro gains in forex trading. High beta currencies were doing reasonably well earlier in trading. What ch..."

US Dollar Mixed Against European Currencies Today


"Greenback in forex tradingUS dollar is mixed against the major European currencies today, thanks to the situation in the eurozone right now. Concerns about the Greek debt deal are dominating in Europe..."

Will the US Dollar See a Recovery Next Week?


"US dollar forex trading forecastUS dollar is higher today, thanks to the Greek drama continuing to play out. Greek leaders had presented an austerity plan to European leaders, but now Europgroup leade..."

EUR/USD at Highest Since December 13


"EUR/USD reached today the highest level since December 13 on rumors that talks about Greek credit swaps are progressing. Today’s data eased concerns about the US economy that were..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2012-01-27 21:34
Taggar: consumer sentiment, economy, report

US Growth May Improve in 2012 -- Even as Eurozone Growth Decreases


"US dollar forex trading forecastThe US economy has been showing signs of growth recently, with declining jobs claims, increased holiday sales, better housing data (thanks to pending home sales) and im..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-12-30 12:20
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, economy, forex, forex trading, home sales, trading

Pending Home Sales Rise in November


"US dollar regains upper hand in forex tradingPending home sales are rising, with November showing a significant improvement. There are hopes that this data, when combined with jobs data and consumer s..."

EUR/USD Hangs Above Opening


"EUR/USD was rising today, stalled, then sharply dropped, and currently trades sideways, remaining above the opening level. The gains aren’t big, though. The report about the&..."

EUR/USD Drops on Positive Developments in USA


"EUR/USD spiked upwardly today, but retreated as the positive fundamental reports from the United States increased attractiveness of the dollar. The decreasing unemploymen..."

What's Next for the US Economy?


"Is the economy finally ready to recover?Today, the US dollar index is lower, and the high beta currencies are gaining. Much of this has to do with optimism regarding what could be next for the US econ..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-12-22 11:16
Taggar: consumer sentiment, currencies, dollar, economy, forex, forex trading, gold, oil, trading

EUR/USD is Waiting for Outcome of Summit


"EUR/USD trades flat currently, though it had violent swings during the trading session. The European leaders are meeting in Brussels now and the Forex market holds breath, awa..."

U.S. Consumer Spending Gains 0.6% in September


"Thoughts of recession in the U.S. waned slightly on news that consumer spending rose 0.6 percent in September. The mood was spoiled somewhat as incomes rose less than expected contributing to the lowe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-10-28 15:36
Taggar: consumer sentiment, oil, rate

Michigan Sentiment Index Falls


"Confidence among U.S. consumers unexpectedly dropped in October as Americans? outlooks for the economy and their finances slumped to the lowest level since 1980. The Thomson Reuters/University of Mich..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-10-14 17:20
Taggar: consumer sentiment, economy, finance

Next Week


"Central banks in Israel and Romania hold interest rate policy meetings in the final week of the third calendar quarter of 2011. A couple of EMU member parliaments will be voting on the EFSF reforms, n..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-09-23 22:42
Taggar: bank, consumer sentiment, employment, rate

Next Week


"Central bank meetings are scheduled next week in Switzerland, India, and New Zealand.  The Bank of Japan releases meeting minutes. The U.S. will be releasing many potentially market-moving data..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-09-10 04:55
Taggar: bank, consumer sentiment, industrial production, market, retail sales

Sterling Falls as UK Consumer Confidence Weakens


"The British pound fell against the major currencies today following an update indicating that consumer confidence is on the decline in the UK. For August, the consumer sentiment index administered by..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-08-25 22:34
Taggar: consumer confidence, consumer sentiment, currencies, point, pound

U.K. Pound Down in Currency Trading


"Sterling forex trading forecastThe U.K. pound is selling off in currency trading on the FX market today. Sterling has lost quite a bit of momentum lately, and is falling -- even as other high beta cur..."

US data to outperform EUR


"What a week, and its only Friday morning. The market still has some data to chew on before one can sit back and figure what all this really means. The Central Bank thoughts and threats, swing?s in equ..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-08-12 12:26
Taggar: bank, consumer sentiment, currency, market, retail sales

Weiss Ratings Downgrades U.S. Credit Rating


"U.S. dollar lower in forex tradingWeiss Ratings, a new player in the world of sovereign debt ratings, isn't taking the "wait and see" approach that Moody's and S&P are using. Indeed, the..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-07-15 12:36
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, economy, forex, forex trade, forex trading, trading

Second Day of Gains of EUR/USD as Traders Hope for Better


"EUR/USD jumped today for the second day as hopes for Greece supported the euro. The currency pair traded sideways in the first half of today’s tradin..."

US Consumer Sentiment Disappoints Falling to 6-Month Low


"Further evidence that the US economy is in the midst of a lull in growth came today in the form of the latest consumer sentiment reading. The Conference Board publishes a monthly consumer sentiment in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-05-31 21:43
Taggar: consumer sentiment, economy, report

Cable Drops in Forex Trading


"Sterling lower in currency tradingThe cable has dropped in forex trading, heading lower on the currency market as U.S. stocks pull back. The sterling had been higher in currency trading, but the loss..."

Cable Drops in Forex Trading


"Sterling lower in currency tradingThe cable has dropped in forex trading, heading lower on the currency market as U.S. stocks pull back. The sterling had been higher in currency trading, but the loss..."

U.S. Dollar Remains Lower in Currency Trading


"Greenback down across the board in forex tradingGreenback is under pressure across the board today in forex trading on the currency market. U.S. dollar is lower in currency trading today as consumer s..."

US Consumer Sentiment Improves, EUR/USD Erases Gains


"EUR/USD surged today on the positive economic data from Europe, but quickly lost its gains. The US economy also showed robust growth as the reports about inflation and co..."

EUR/USD Falls After EU Summit & Portugal?s Downgrade


"EUR/USD reversed its upward trend today as the European Union leaders cut the startup bailout fund and Portugal’s credit rating was downgraded by Standard & Poor..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2011-03-25 16:14
Taggar: consumer sentiment

EUR/USD Regains Strength


"EUR/USD regained some strength after it dropped earlier today as the earthquake in Japan spurred Forex traders to buy safer currencies. We had reports of the growing reta..."

Aussie Data Signals Weakness Ahead


"Fx360.com | Australian Home Loan approvals declined for the first time in seven months. Australian Home Loan approvals declined for the first time in seven months as floods inundated the country&rsquo..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-03-09 06:58
Taggar: aussie, consumer confidence, consumer sentiment, finance, point, rate

Risk FX Consolidates But Wariness Remains


"FX360 | It?s been a very quiet night of consolidation in the currency markets with EUR/USD still pressured by concerns over periphery credit as it spent most of the night below the 1.3900 level while..."

USD: Nervousness Reigns


"fx360.com With the rally in equities, the pullback in commodity prices and the rise in Treasury yields, the improvement in risk appetite should have driven the dollar lower. USD: NERVOUSNESS REIGNS &..."

So Much for Support: U.K. Pound Plunges in Forex Trading


"Sterling lower in currency tradingThe sterling is heading lower in currency trading on the FX market today as various issues raise concerns about the British economy. The U.K. pound has broken below r..."

Where is the Euro Headed Next in Forex Trading?


"Euro forex trading forecastConcerns of where the euro is headed next in forex trading are surfacing again. Euro is losing ground to the U.S. dollar in currency trading as concerns about the euro zone..."

Euro Gets a Boost From Hawish ECB Comments


"Euro higher in forex tradingEuro is once again enjoying a boost in forex trading on the currency market, even as other high beta currencies fall against the U.S. dollar. With all of the uncertainty go..."

U.K. Pound Flounders in Currency Trading


"Positive economic indicators can't overcome risk aversion for the sterlingThanks to the environment of risk aversion today, the U.K. pound is floundering in currency trading. The news about the Bank o..."

Consumer Sentiment in the U.S. Heads Higher


"U.S. dollar gaining in forex tradingConsumer sentiment is higher in the U.S. for February, according to the latest data from a preliminary survey from Thomson Reuters/University of Michigan. The news..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-02-11 11:52
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, forex, forex trade, forex trading, spread, trading

EUR/USD Snaps Rally on Good US GDP & Consumer Sentiment


"EUR/USD dropped today after it was rallying for more than a week. The US economic growth, while a little slower than was anticipated, is still good and consumer sentiment grad..."

Where Does the U.S. Dollar Go from Here?


"U.S. dollar in currency tradingThe U.S. dollar is mostly higher today in currency trading on the FX market. Gains against other major currencies are being made as forex traders consider the latest eco..."

EUR/USD Fluctuates on Mixed Economic Reports from US


"EUR/USD currency pair moves up and down today as economic data from the US was mixed. Consumer price index grew more than predicted but preliminary report about the Reuters/Univers..."

Irish Consumer sentiment falls


"Consumer sentiment weakened in July as people become a little more negative about their current finances and the future of the labour market. The KBC Ireland/ESRI index weakened to 66.2 last month, fa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-08-09 14:41
Taggar: consumer sentiment, finance, market, rate

EUR/USD Experience Volatility on Mixed Macroeconomic Data


"The dollar were rising today against the euro as the traders don’t expect that the forthcoming G-20 meeting would provide the agreement about the measures to&#..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2010-06-25 16:07
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, report

Sterling Slips in Currency Trading as Risk Aversion Makes an Appearance


"European debt problems affect U.K. pound in forex tradingThe sterling is heading a little bit lower in currency trading on the FX market as risk aversion sets in. Earlier, the U.K. pound had shown imp..."

Euro Continues to Recover in Forex Trading


"EUR/USD in currency tradingThe euro continues to recover in forex trading on the currency market today. Last week, the euro began finding support in forex trading as European debt fears began to subsi..."

EUR/USD Recovers Strongly on Mixed Economic News


"The main moving force behind today’s EUR/USD recovery could be not the worse-than-expected U.S. GDP data or the better-than-expected consumer sentiment report, but rather the..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-26 16:44
Taggar: consumer sentiment, report

U.S. Dollar Gets Some Support in Forex Trading from Consumer Spending


"Greenback higher in currency tradingThe U.S. dollar is solid today in forex trading on the currency market as a number of factors come into play. First of all, spending in December turns out to have b..."