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Gold slips below $1200 as Fed poised to raise rates


"Gold has posted considerable losses in the Wednesday session. In North American trade, the spot price for one ounce of gold is $1195.52, down 0.46% on the day. On the release front, New Home Sales edg..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-26 16:12
Taggar: gold, home sales

Gold gains ground despite strong Preliminary GDP


"Gold has posted slight gains in the Wednesday session. In the North American trade, the spot price for one ounce of gold is $1204.39, up 0.26% on the day. On the release front, Preliminary GDP jumped..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-29 17:43
Taggar: gold, home sales, point

USD/JPY ? Japanese yen dips, inflation reports next


"The U.S dollar has posted broad gains in Thursday trade, and USD/JPY has also moved higher. In the North American session, the pair is trading at 111.14, up 0.53% on the day. In the U.S, employment cl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-23 17:52
Taggar: dollar, employment, home sales, trading

US Home Sales Fall in July


"Sales of new U.S. single-family homes unexpectedly fell in July to a nine-month low in a sign the housing market was cooling and could give less support to the overall economy. The Commerce Department..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-23 17:20
Taggar: economy, home sales, market, rate

EUR/USD Extends Rally on US Politics, FOMC Minutes


"EUR/USD extended this week’s rally on Wednesday. While US politics played the major part in the rally, minutes of the latest policy meeting of the Federal..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-22 23:31
Taggar: home sales, market, rate

USD/JPY ? Japanese yen unchanged ahead of Japanese inflation reports, Fed minutes


"The Japanese yen is unchanged in the Wednesday session. In the North American session, USD/JPY is trading at 110.42, up 0.11% on the day. In economic news, Japanese All Industries Activity declined by..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-22 15:43
Taggar: home sales, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro gains continue, Fed minutes next


"EUR/USD has posted small gains in the Wednesday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.1590, up 0.17% on the day. In economic news, there are no major eurozone events. In the U.S, Existing Home..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-22 12:37
Taggar: home sales, trading

US Pending Home Sales Rise 0.9% in June


"A slight increase in the supply of homes for sale brought buyers back to the table in June. Pending home sales, a measure of signed contracts to buy existing homes, rose 0.9 percent in June compared t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-30 16:12
Taggar: home sales

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar trading sideways, GDP ahead


"The Canadian dollar is showing little movement in the Monday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3047, down 0.06% on the day. There are no Canadian indicators on the schedule. In the U.S, Pend..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-30 14:32
Taggar: dollar, home sales, indicators, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro slightly higher, investors await German CPI


"EUR/USD has started the weeks with slight gains. In the Monday session, the pair is trading at 1.1686, up 0.25% on the day. On the release front, today’s key event is German Preliminary CPI, whi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-30 12:20
Taggar: cpi, home sales, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Down Slightly Ahead of ECB announcement


"EUR/USD is slightly lower in the Thursday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.1712, down 0.13% on the day. On the release front, German Ifo Business Climate ticked lower to 101.7, just above..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-26 12:36
Taggar: home sales, point, trading

GBP/USD ? British pound shrugs off strong retail sales


"The British pound is unchanged in the Wednesday session. In the North American session, the pair is trading at 1.3141, down 0.02% on the day. On the release front, British CBI Realized Sales dropped t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-25 18:30
Taggar: home sales, point, pound, trading

USD/JPY ? Japanese yen edges lower, inflation report next


"The Japanese yen has posted slight gains in the Wednesday session. In the North American session, USD/JPY is trading at 110.97, down 0.21% on the day. On the release front, U.S New Home Sales dropped..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-25 17:48
Taggar: home sales, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar edges higher, US durable goods data ahead


"The Canadian dollar has posted slight gains in the Wednesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3128, down 0.20% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian indicators for the rem..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-25 14:17
Taggar: dollar, home sales, indicators, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro steady as investors eye Trump-Juckner meeting


"EUR/USD continues to stay close to the 1.17 level. In the Wednesday session, the pair is trading at 1.1697, up 0.11% on the day. On the release front, German Ifo Business Climate ticked lower to 101.7..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-25 12:38
Taggar: home sales, point, trading

US Home Sales Fall in June


"U.S. home sales fell for a third straight month in June as a persistent shortage of properties on the market pushed up house prices to a record high, likely sidelining some potential buyers. The Natio..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-23 16:29
Taggar: home sales, market, rate

Next Week


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

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

Gold slide continues as dollar shrugs off soft durables reports


"Gold has posted losses for a third straight day. In Wednesday’s North American session, the spot price for one ounce of gold is $1254.37, down 0.36% on the day. On the release front, economic da..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-27 18:28
Taggar: durable goods, gold, home sales, indicators, point

USD/JPY ? Japanese yen dips despite soft US durables, Japan retail sales ahead


"The Japanese yen has posted losses session in the Wednesday session, continuing the trend seen on Tuesday. In the North American trade, USD/JPY is trading at 110.43 up 0.36% on the day. On the release..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-27 16:54
Taggar: durable goods, home sales, point, trading

US Home Sales Rise in May


"Sales of new U.S. single-family homes increased more than expected in May as sales in the South surged to their highest level in nearly 11 years. The Commerce Department said on Monday new home sales..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-25 19:17
Taggar: home sales, rate

Gold starts week with losses as tariff spat continues


"Gold is has posted slight losses in the Monday session. In North American trade, the spot price for one ounce of gold is $1266.80 down 0.26% on the day. It’s a quiet start to the week, with only..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-25 18:43
Taggar: gold, home sales

GBP/USD ? British pound subdued on lack of fundamentals


"The British pound is unchanged in the Monday session. In North American trade, GBP/USD is trading at 1.3272, up 0.05% on the day. On the release front, there are no British events and only one U.S ind..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-25 18:03
Taggar: home sales, pound, trading

EUR/USD Rallies After Intraday Drop


"EUR/USD fell today, dragged down by fears of a trade war between the United States and the European Union as well as by mixed macroeconomic data in th..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-25 17:01
Taggar: currency, currency pair, home sales, report

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Ticks Lower


"The Canadian dollar is slightly lower in the Monday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3291, up 0.19% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian releases until Thursday. In the U..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-25 14:59
Taggar: consumer confidence, dollar, home sales, trading

Gold steady as markets brace for next salvo in trade war


"Gold has inched lower on the Wednesday session. In North American trade, the spot price for one ounce of gold is $1274.11, down 0.06% on the day. On the release front, the U.S current account deficit..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-20 17:47
Taggar: gold, home sales

USD/CAD ? U.S dollar breaks above 1.33 as trade war fears weigh on loonie


"The Canadian dollar is trading sideways in the Wednesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3292, up 0.04% on the day. On the release front, there are Canadian events on the schedule. The U.S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-20 13:29
Taggar: dollar, employment, home sales, trading

Gold Unsteady as Investors Await FOMC Minutes


"Gold continues to hug the $1290 line in Wednesday session, where it has hovered for much of the week. Earlier in the day, gold moved close to $1300 but has since retracted. In North American trade, th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-23 17:03
Taggar: gold, home sales

US Single Home Sales Fell in April


"Sales of new U.S. single-family homes fell less than expected in April, but data for the last three months was revised lower. The Commerce Department said on Wednesday new home sales dropped 1.5 perce..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-23 16:21
Taggar: home sales, rate

US Pending Home Sales Nearly Flat in March


"March marked the official start of the spring, but it didn’t cause more home buyers to leap into action. Signed contracts to purchase existing home rose just 0.4 percent in March compared to Feb..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-30 16:28
Taggar: home sales

Gold Rebounds After Sharp Losses, US Consumer Confidence Shines


"Gold has posted gains in the Tuesday session, recovering some of the losses from Monday. In the North American session, the spot price for an ounce of gold is $1331.42, up 0.48% on the day. In the US..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-24 18:56
Taggar: consumer confidence, gold, home sales, point

US Consumer Confidence Rebounds in April


"U.S. consumer confidence rebounded in April and new home sales increased more than expected in March, pointing to underlying strength in the economy despite signs that growth slowed in the first quart..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-24 16:54
Taggar: consumer confidence, economy, home sales, point

Gold Slumps as Treasury Bills Hit 3 Percent


"Gold has recorded sharp losses in the Monday session. In the North American session, the spot price for an ounce of gold is $1323.67, down 0.93% on the day. In economic news, Existing Home Sales impro..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-23 18:55
Taggar: gold, home sales

GBP/USD ? Pound Slides to 5-Week Low as T-Bills Boost Dollar


"The British pound has lost ground in the Monday session, as the pound’s woes continue after sharp losses last week. In North American trade, GBP/USD is trading at 1.3947, down 0.40% on the day..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-23 18:44
Taggar: home sales, pound, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen Slips to 1-Week Low on Strong US GDP


"USD/JPY has posted strong gains in the Wednesday session. In the North American session, USD/JPY is trading at 106.18, up 0.81% on the day. On the release front, US Final GDP impressed with a gain of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-28 16:40
Taggar: home sales, trading

Gold Dips, Investors Eye Fed Announcement


"Gold has headed lower in the Tuesday session. In North American trade, the spot price for an ounce of gold is $1311.30, down 0.45% on the day. On the release front, there are no US indicators on the s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-20 18:42
Taggar: gold, home sales, indicators

Gold Steady, Investors Await Powell Testimony to Congress


"Gold has stated the week with slight gains. In North American trade, the spot price for an ounce of gold is $1331.69, up 0.16% on the day. On the release front, New Home Sales dropped to 593 thousand..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-26 20:19
Taggar: gold, home sales

GBP/USD ? Pound Ticks Lower, Markets Eye Durable Goods, Powell Testimony


"The British pound has posted slight losses in the Monday session. In North American trade, GBP/USD is trading at 1.3958, down 0.08% on the day. On the release front, there are no key British indicator..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-26 19:40
Taggar: home sales, indicators, pound, trading

USD/JPY- Japanese Yen Subdued Ahead of Powell Testimony


"The Japanese yen is almost unchanged in the Monday session. In North American trade, USD/JPY is trading at 106.84, down 0.03% on the day. On the release front, it’s a quiet start to the week. US..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-26 18:39
Taggar: home sales, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Edges Higher, US Housing Report Next


"The Canadian dollar has recorded slight gains in the Monday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2663, up 0.22% on the day. On the release front, it’s a quiet start to the week. There are..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-26 15:07
Taggar: dollar, home sales, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Gains Ground, Investors Eye Draghi Testimony


"The euro has started the week with gains. In the Monday session, EUR/USD is trading at 1.2342, up 0.38% on the day. There are on data releases in the eurozone. Later in the day, ECB President Mario Dr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-26 13:25
Taggar: home sales, trading

Gold in Holding Pattern Ahead of Federal Reserve Minutes


"Gold is steady in the Wednesday session, following sharp losses on Tuesday. In North American trade, the spot price for an ounce of gold is $1329.08, down 0.05% on the day. On the release front, all e..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-21 19:35
Taggar: gold, home sales

US Home Sales Fell in January


"U.S. home sales unexpectedly fell for a second straight month in January, weighed down by a persistent shortage of houses that is pushing up prices and keeping first-time buyers out of the market. The..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-21 17:13
Taggar: home sales, market, rate

Gold Steady Ahead of Fed Rate Statement


"Gold has posted slight gains in the Wednesday session. In North American trade, the spot price for an ounce of gold is $1341.29, up 0.20% on the day. On the release front, ADP Nonfarm Payrolls slowed..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-31 19:27
Taggar: gold, home sales

Gold Takes Breather, Investors Await GDP, Durable Goods


"Gold has posted small gains in the Thursday session. In North American trade, the spot price for an ounce of gold is $1360.31, up 0.15% on the day. On the release front, US numbers were mixed. Unemplo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-25 19:09
Taggar: employment, gold, home sales

USD/JPY ? Yen Rally Continues, Japanese Inflation and BOJ Minutes Ahead


"The Japanese yen continues to rally this week. In Thursday’s North American session, USD/JPY is trading at 108.70, down 0.48% on the day. On the release front, unemployment claims climbed to 233..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-25 18:12
Taggar: employment, home sales, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Edges Higher, Retail Sales Next


"The Canadian dollar has posted slight gains in the Thursday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.2328, down 0.15% on the day. On the release front, it’s a busy day on both sides of the b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-25 14:54
Taggar: dollar, employment, home sales, report, retail sales, trading

Gold Climbs Against Battered US Dollar, Hits 16-Week High


"Gold has posted strong gains in the Wednesday session. In North American trade, the spot price for an ounce of gold is $13523.90, up 0.94% on the day. On the release front, Existing Home Sales disappo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-24 19:46
Taggar: employment, gold, home sales, point

US Home Sales Lower Than Expected in December


"U.S. home sales fell more than expected in December as the supply of houses on the market dropped to a record low, pushing up prices and likely sidelining some first-time buyers. The National Associat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-24 18:46
Taggar: home sales, market, rate

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Improves as Greenback Struggles


"USD/CAD has posted strong gains on Wednesday. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.2333, down 0.71% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian events. In the US, today?s key event is Exist..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-24 15:09
Taggar: home sales, report, retail sales, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Edges Up, U.S. Consumer Confidence Next


"EUR/USD continues to have a quiet week. Currently, EUR/USD is trading at 1.1887, up 0.24% on the day. In economic news, there are no eurozone events on the schedule. In the U.S, the markets are expect..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-27 12:34
Taggar: consumer confidence, home sales, market, point, trading

Gold Gains Ground, Investors Eye Final GDP


"Gold has posted gains in the Wednesday session. In North American trade, the spot price for an ounce of gold is $1265.24, up 0.30% on the day. On the release front, Existing Home Sales improved to 5.8..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-20 18:29
Taggar: gold, home sales

EUR/USD Trades Higher as US Congress Close to Passing Tax Reform Bill


"EUR/USD rose today even as US Congress was very close to voting for the final version of the tax reform bill. Markets were apathetic to the news as the..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-20 18:13
Taggar: dollar, home sales, market, trading

USD/JPY ? Dollar Pushes Yen Lower, US Home Sales Sparkle


"USD/JPY has recorded slight gains in the Wednesday session, continuing the upward movement seen on Tuesday. In North American trade, USD/JPY is trading at 113.19, up 0.25% on the day. On the release f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-20 16:59
Taggar: home sales, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Remains Subdued, US GDP Looms


"The Canadian dollar has shown little movement this week. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2852, down 0.22% on the day. On the release front, the US publishes Existing Home Sales and Canada releases..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-20 14:41
Taggar: cpi, dollar, home sales, retail sales, trading

Gold Slips as GDP Sparkles


"Gold has posted considerable losses in the Wednesday session. In North American trade, the spot price for an ounce of gold is $1284.05, down 0.72% on the day. In the US, Preliminary GDP for the third..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-29 19:05
Taggar: gold, home sales

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Unchanged, US GDP Next


"The Canadian dollar is showing little movement in the Wednesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2808, down 0.07% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian events on the sched..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-29 14:35
Taggar: dollar, home sales, trading

A Spoonful of Morning Jitters


"A Spoonful of Morning Jitters A spoonful of morning jitters sent New York investors scurrying to the local bond desks as the skittish demand for US treasuries guided the USD lower initially only to st..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-28 02:56
Taggar: home sales

GBP/USD -British Pound Looking for Footing


"The British pound moved higher on Monday, but has given up these gains. In North American trade, GBP/USD is trading at 1.3332, up 0.02% on the day. On the release front, there are no UK events on the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-27 18:46
Taggar: home sales, pound, trading

EUR/USD Erases Gains After US New Home Sales Data


"EUR/USD attempted to rally today but erased gains following the release of a US new home sales report. The data showed that the sales climbed to the highest lev..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-27 18:29
Taggar: home sales, report

USD/JPY ? Dollar Drops Below 111 Yen, US Housing Report Next


"The Japanese yen has posted gains in the Monday session. In North American trade, USD/JPY is trading at 110.94, down 0.53% on the day. On the release front, SPPI edged lower to 0.8%, just shy of the e..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-27 16:02
Taggar: home sales, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Dips, Markets Eye Powell Testimony


"The Canadian dollar is down slightly in the Monday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2683, down 0.23% on the day. On the release front, there are on Canadian releases on the schedule. In the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-27 14:55
Taggar: dollar, home sales, trading

EUR/USD ? Lack of Events Leaves Euro Unchanged


"The euro has started the week with little movement. Currently, EUR/USD is trading at 1.1934, up 0.01% on the day. On the release front, there are no eurozone events. In the US, the sole indicator is N..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-27 12:41
Taggar: consumer confidence, home sales, trading

Gold Posts Gains, Fed Minutes Ahead


"Gold has posted sharp losses in the Monday session. In North American trading, the spot price for an ounce of gold is $1282.39, up 0.43% on the day. On the release front, Existing Home Sales improved..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-21 19:55
Taggar: gold, home sales, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen Strengthens Despite Weak Industrial Report


"The yen has posted slight gains in the Tuesday session. In North American trade, USD/JPY is trading at 112.38, down 0.21% on the day. On the release front, Japanese All Industries Activity declined 0..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-21 17:40
Taggar: home sales, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Fluctuating Ahead of Wholesale Sales


"The Canadian dollar has ticked higher in the Tuesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2810, down 0.08% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases Wholesale Sales, which is expected t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-21 14:40
Taggar: dollar, home sales, trading

EUR/USD ? German Political Woes Weighing on Euro


"After starting the week with losses, the euro has settled down in the Tuesday session. Currently, EUR/USD is trading at 1.1734, down 0.00% on the day. In economic news, there are no eurozone indicator..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-21 10:59
Taggar: home sales, indicators, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Steady, Wholesale Sales Ahead


"The Canadian dollar has edged lower in the Monday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2788, up 0.15% on the day. On the release front, the sole indicator is US CB Leading Index, with an estima..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-20 14:34
Taggar: dollar, home sales, trading

Gold Dips as Jobless Claims Beat Estimate, GDP Looms


"Gold has posted losses on Thursday, erasing the gains which marked Wednesday trade. In North American trade, the spot price for an ounce of gold is $1272.78, down 0.37% on the day. On the release fron..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-26 17:59
Taggar: employment, gold, home sales

USD/CAD -Canadian Dollar Slips as BoC Holds Off


"The Canadian dollar has paused in the Thursday session, after sharp losses on Wednesday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2793, down 0.03% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian rel..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-26 13:38
Taggar: dollar, employment, home sales, indicators, trading

EUR/USD Drops After Senate Passes Budget Draft


"EUR/USD dropped today as US Senate approved a budget blueprint that should pave the way for tax cuts promised by US President Donald Trump in his election campaign. Posit..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-20 00:40
Taggar: currency, currency pair, home sales

Gold Steady as Durable Goods Orders, Jobless Claim Miss Expectations


"Gold has edged lower in the Thursday session, after recording considerable losses on Tuesday. In North American trade, spot gold is trading at $1265.53 per ounce. On the release front, key indicators..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-27 18:21
Taggar: durable goods, employment, gold, home sales, indicators, trading

FHFA House Price Index Up 0.8% in February


"U.S. house prices rose in February, up 0.8 percent from the previous month, according to the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) seasonally adjusted monthly House Price Index (HPI). The previously r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-25 14:59
Taggar: finance, home sales, price index, report

EUR/USD Edges Up, Markets Eye ECB Policy Meeting


"The euro has edged higher in the Tuesday session, as the pair trades at the 1.09 line. On the release front, it’s another quiet day in the Eurozone, with no major events. In the US, we’ll..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-25 11:22
Taggar: consumer confidence, home sales

US Existing Home Sales Pace Highest Since 2007, EUR/USD Falls


"EUR/USD dropped today as US existing home sales pace reached the highest level in more than a decade. Markit PMIs were disappointing, but that did not help the currency pair v..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-21 19:22
Taggar: currency, currency pair, home sales, point

EUR/USD ? Euro in Tight Range Ahead of French Election


"EUR/USD is showing little movement in the Friday session. Currently, the pair is trading just above the 1.07 line. On the release front, Eurozone and German Manufacturing PMIs both beat their estimate..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-21 11:42
Taggar: home sales, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen Shrugs off Weak Retail Sales


"The Japanese yen is subdued in the Wednesday session. In the North American session, USD/JPY is trading at the 111 level. On the release front, Japanese Retail Sales posted a small gain of 0.1%, well..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-29 19:08
Taggar: home sales, retail sales, trading

EUR/USD Moves Lower as US Pending Home Sales Jump


"EUR/USD extended its drop for a second day today as the US economy continued to show signs of robust growth. This time it was a housing market that helped the d..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-29 18:16
Taggar: dollar, economy, home sales, market

GBP/USD ? Pound Halts Slide as UK Triggers Brexit


"GBP/USD is almost unchanged in the Wednesday session. In North American trade GBP/USD is trading at the 1.24 line. On the release front, British Net Lending edged up to GBP 4.9 billion, matching the f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-29 17:12
Taggar: home sales, oil, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Subdued Ahead of US Crude Inventories


"USD/CAD is showing little movement in the Wednesday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.3370. On the release front, it’s another quiet day, with no Canadian events on the schedule. The..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-29 14:19
Taggar: home sales, trading

Gold Unmoved by Soft US Jobless Data


"Gold is showing little movement on Thursday. In the North American session, gold is trading at $1247 per ounce. On the release front,  US unemployment claims jumped to 258 thousand, well above the for..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-23 19:59
Taggar: employment, gold, home sales, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen Hits 4-Month High, US Jobless Claims Jump


"The Japanese yen has ticked lower in Thursday trading. In the North American session, USD/JPY is trading at the 111 line. On the release front, US unemployment claims jumped to 258 thousand, well abov..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-23 19:13
Taggar: day trading, employment, home sales, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Unchanged, German Consumer Confidence Dips


"EUR/USD has edged lower on Thursday, as the pair trades at 1.0770. On the release front, GfK German Consumer Climate dipped to 9.8 points, shy of the forecast of 10.1 points. Later in the day, the eur..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-23 10:50
Taggar: consumer confidence, employment, home sales, point

Gold Rally Continues on Market Disappointment with Fed, Weak Housing Report


"Gold prices continue to move higher on Wednesday, as the base metal has posted daily gains for a sixth straight day. In the North American session, the gold is trading at $1251 per ounce, its highest..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-22 19:56
Taggar: gold, home sales, inflation, point, trading

West Texas Crude ? Crude Inventories Surplus Sends WTI to 14-Week Low


"West Texas crude has lost ground on Wednesday, continuing the downward movement which marked Tuesday trading. In the North American session, WTI crude futures are trading at $47.78. Brent Crude future..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-22 18:58
Taggar: day trading, home sales, inflation, point, trading

EUR/USD Bounces After US Existing Home Sales Miss Expectations


"EUR/USD was down intraday but has bounced to trade above the opening level as of now. One of reasons for that were US existing home sales that failed to meet market..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-22 17:45
Taggar: currency, home sales, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Unable to Gain Ground after Stellar Retail Sales


"USD/CAD has edged higher in the Wednesday session. Currently, the pair is trading slightly below the 1.34 line. On the release front, there are no Canadian economic indicators. The US will release Exi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-22 14:02
Taggar: employment, home sales, indicators, oil, retail sales, trading

EUR/USD Moves to Upside After Unimpressive US Data


"EUR/USD rallied today, boosted by poor economic data released from the United States during the trading session. Pending home sales fell unexpectedly, and core durable goods orders..."

GBP/USD ? Pound Moves Higher, US GDP and Trump Loom


"GBP/USD has posted gains in the Monday session. In North American trade, GBP/USD is trading at 1.2470. On the release front, US Core Durable Goods Orders declined 0.2%, short of the estimate of +0.5%..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-27 18:21
Taggar: durable goods, goods orders, home sales, point, trading

U.S. Pending Home Sales Fall to Lowest Level in a Year


"Contracts to buy previously owned U.S. homes dropped in January on a shortage of inventory in the Midwest and West regions, the National Association of Realtors said on Monday. The NAR said its pendin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-27 18:03
Taggar: home sales

US Pending Home Sales Fall on Inventory Shortage


"Contracts to buy previously owned U.S. homes dropped in January on a shortage of inventory in the Midwest and West regions, the National Association of Realtors said on Monday. The NAR said its pendin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-27 17:14
Taggar: home sales

USD/JPY ? Yen Steady Ahead of Japanese Industrial Production, Retail Sales


"USD/JPY has started the week with limited movement. Currently, USD/JPY is trading at 112.30. On the economic front, the US releases durable goods orders reports and Pending Home Sales. Japan will rele..."

EUR/USD ? Euro Edges Higher, Markets Eyes US Durables


"EUR/USD has posted slight gains in the Monday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.0580. On the release front, Private Loans increased by 2.2%, above the estimate of 2.1%. M3 Money Supply edge..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-27 12:27
Taggar: durable goods, goods orders, home sales, report, trading

EUR/USD Fails to Rally on Disappointing US Housing Data


"EUR/USD rallied today but has lost all its gains by now. The currency pair attempted to rally after US new home sales missed expectations, but the rally was extremely short-lived..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-24 18:23
Taggar: currency, currency pair, home sales, rate

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 ? Canadian Dollar Slips as Canadian Retail Sales Slides


"USD/CAD has posted slight gains in the Wednesday session. Early in North American trade, the pair is trading slightly below the 1.32 line. On the release front, Canadian retail sales reports were soft..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-22 15:33
Taggar: home sales, report, retail sales, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen Improves to 113, Fed Minutes Next


"The Japanese yen has improved in the Wednesday session. Currently, USD/JPY is trading at the 113 level. In economic news, the US releases Existing Home Sales and the Federal Reserve will publish the m..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-22 13:48
Taggar: home sales, inflation, report, trading

XAU/USD ? Gold Edges Higher, Consumer Confidence Ahead


"Gold has posted slight gains at the start of the week, trading close to the symbolic $1200 level. In Monday’s North American session, the pair is trading at $1196.30. On the release front, Pendi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-30 18:14
Taggar: consumer confidence, gold, home sales, trading

WTI/USD ? Oil Under Pressure as US Drilling Intensifes


"US crude has ticked lower on Monday, following losses in the Friday session. In North American trade, US crude futures are trading at $52.84. Brent crude futures are trading at $55.31, as the Brent pr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-30 17:47
Taggar: home sales, trading

GBP/USD ? Pound Dips Lower, US Housing Report Matches Forecast


"GBP/USD has lost ground at the start of the new trading week. In Monday’s North American session, the pair is trading just above the 1.25 line. On the release front, it’s a light schedule..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-30 17:03
Taggar: home sales, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Edges Lower, US Housing Report Next


"USD/CAD has edged higher at the start of the trading week. In the Monday session, the pair is trading at 1.3150. On the release front, there are no Canadian events on the schedule. In the US, the key..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-30 15:07
Taggar: home sales, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Steady at 1.07, Markets Brave for Soft German CPI


"EUR/USD has edged lower in the Monday session. Currently, the pair is trading just below the 1.07 level. On the release front, Germany releases Preliminary CPI later in the day, with the estimate stan..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-30 13:14
Taggar: cpi, home sales, trading

WTI/USD ? Oil Rebounds Despite US Crude Surplus


"US crude has posted gains in the Thursday session. In the North American session, US crude futures are trading at $53.21. Brent crude futures are trading at $56.35, as the Brent premium is $3.15. On t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-26 19:26
Taggar: employment, home sales, trading

New US Home Sales Fall in December


"Sales of newly constructed homes plunged in December as the housing market?s recovery sputtered. New-home sales declined to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 536,000, the Commerce Department said T..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-26 19:05
Taggar: home sales, market, rate

USD/JPY ? Dollar Higher Despite Soft Employment Report, Japanese Inflation Next


"USD/JPY has posted higher in the Thursday session, erasing the losses on Wednesday. Currently, the pair is trading at 114.20. On the release front, US unemployment claims jumped to 259 thousand, well..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-26 16:31
Taggar: employment, home sales, trading

USD/CAD ? Candiand D


"USD/CAD has posted slight gains in the Thursday session, as the pair trades at the 1.31 line. On the release front, there are two key events in the US – Unemployment Claims and New Home Sales. B..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-26 13:48
Taggar: employment, home sales, indicators

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Dips Ahead of US Jobless Claims


"USD/CAD has posted slight gains in the Thursday session, as the pair trades at the 1.31 line. On the release front, there are two key events in the US – Unemployment Claims and New Home Sales. B..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-26 13:48
Taggar: employment, home sales, indicators

EUR/USD ? Euro Dips Despite Strong German Consumer Confidence, US Jobless Claims Ahead


"EUR/USD has posted losses in the Thursday session. Currently, the pair is trading just above the 1.07 level. On the release front, German GfK Consumer Climate improved to 10.2 points, above the foreca..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-26 13:03
Taggar: employment, home sales, point, trading

XAU/USD ? Gold Edges Lower, Trump Takes Aim at TPP, NAFTA


"Gold prices have edged lower in the Tuesday session. In North American session, the spot price for one ounce is $1213.42. On the release front, US Existing Home Sales fell to 5.49 million, short of th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-24 20:12
Taggar: gold, home sales, point

WTI/USD ? Crude Edges Lower Ahead of US Crude Inventories


"US crude has recorded slight losses in the Tuesday session. In the North American session, US crude futures are trading at $52.39. Brent crude futures are trading at $55.67, as the Brent premium has w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-24 19:00
Taggar: home sales, trading

EUR/USD Ends Three-Day Rally


"The eurozone released a bunch of Purchasing Managers’ Indexes today, which were decent for the most part. Yet that did not prevent EUR/USD from falling on Tuesday..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-24 18:26
Taggar: home sales, indicators, point, report

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Dips on NAFTA Worries


"USD/CAD has posted slight gains in the Tuesday session, as the pair trades at 1.3260. On the release front, there are no Canadian events on the schedule. In the US, today?s highlight is Existing Home..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-24 15:32
Taggar: home sales, market, oil

USD/JPY ? Yen Dips as Soft Japanese Surplus Expected


"USD/JPY has posted slight gains on Tuesday. Currently, the pair is trading at 113.40. On the release front, Japanese Flash Manufacturing PMI improved to 52.8, beating the forecast of 52.3. In the US..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-24 13:39
Taggar: home sales, market, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Steady as German, Eurozone Mfg. Reports Show Expansion


"EUR/USD has posted slight losses in the Tuesday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.0740. On the release front, German and Eurozone Manufacturing PMI both beat their estimates. In the US, tod..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-24 12:33
Taggar: home sales, market, trading

Vancouver Real Estate Drops 5.6% in 2016


"The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver says home sales dropped 5.6 per cent last year compared with 2015. The board says the MLS Home Price Index composite benchmark price for all residential prop..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-04 20:22
Taggar: home sales, price index, real estate

XAU/USD ? Gold Unmoved in Thin Trade


"Gold is almost unchanged in the Wednesday session. In North American trade, the spot price for one ounce stands at $1138.76. On the release front, Pending Home Sales posted a sharp decline of 2.5%, we..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-28 18:48
Taggar: employment, gold, home sales

WTI/USD ? Crude Pushes Above $54 as Markets Eye Upcoming OPEC Cuts


"US crude futures have posted small gains on Wednesday, trading at $54.16 in the North American session. Brent crude futures are trading at $56.35, as the Brent premium stands at $2.19. On the release..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-28 18:09
Taggar: home sales, trading

GBP/USD ? Pound Slips as US Consumer Confidence Boosts Greenback


"GBP/USD has lost ground in the Wednesday session, as the pair trades just above the 1.22 line. On the release front, there are only two events on the schedule. In the UK, BBA Mortgage Approvals came i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-28 17:14
Taggar: home sales

XAU/USD ? Gold Edges Higher, CB Consumer Confidence Surges


"Gold has posted slight gains in the Tuesday session. In North American trade, the spot price for one ounce stands at $1137.32. On the release front, CB Consumer Confidence climbed to 113.7, easily exc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-27 20:11
Taggar: consumer confidence, gold, home sales, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Quiet in Thin Holiday Trade, CB Consumer Confidence Next


"The Canadian dollar is almost unchanged in the Tuesday session, with USD/CAD trading at 1.3540. There are no Canadian events on the schedule, as markets are closed for Boxing Day. In the US, today?s h..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-27 16:03
Taggar: consumer confidence, dollar, home sales, market, point, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Unchanged Ahead of US Consumer Confidence


"The euro is almost unchanged in the Tuesday session, as EUR/USD trades at 1.0450. There are no European releases until Thursday. In the US, today’s highlight is CB Consumer Confidence, with the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-27 13:25
Taggar: consumer confidence, home sales, market, point

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

GBP/USD ? Pound Remains Subdued Ahead of US and British GDP Reports


"GBP/USD has shown little movement since Tuesday, as the pair trades at 1.2340. On the release front, the highlight of the day is Final GDP. We?ll also get a look at Core Durable Goods Orders and unemp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-22 14:56
Taggar: durable goods, employment, goods orders, home sales

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..."

EUR/USD Crawls Higher Despite US Housing Data


"Today’s US housing data was good but it did not prevent the dollar from losing to the euro. Analysts explained such behavior by traders’ desire to lock in pro..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-21 19:07
Taggar: dollar, home sales, profit, rate

XAU/USD ? Gold Steady, Markets Eye Final GDP


"Gold is showing little movement in the Wednesday session. In North American trade, the spot price for one ounce stands at $1131.40. On the release front, there was positive news out of the housing sec..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-21 18:42
Taggar: gold, home sales

US Home Sales Jumped in November to Reach 10 Year High


"U.S. home resales unexpectedly rose in November, reaching their highest level in nearly 10 years, likely as buyers rushed into the market to lock in low interest rates in anticipation of further incre..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-21 17:37
Taggar: home sales, market, rate

GBP/USD ? Pound Subdued, US GDP Looms


"GBP/USD has edged lower in the Wednesday session. Currently, the pair is trading slightly below the 1.24 line. On the release front, the UK deficit rose to GBP 12.2 billion, higher than the forecast o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-21 17:35
Taggar: home sales, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Steady, Wholesale Sales Next


"The Canadian dollar remains close to the 1.34 line and is showing little movement in the Wednesday session. On the release front, Canada will release Wholesale Sales, with the estimate standing at 0.3..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-21 13:33
Taggar: dollar, home sales

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Steady, Wholesale Sales Next


"The Canadian dollar remains close to the 1.34 line and is showing little movement in the Wednesday session. On the release front, Canada will release Wholesale Sales, with the estimate standing at 0.3..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-21 13:33
Taggar: dollar, home sales

USD/JPY ? Yen Edges Higher in Light Holiday Trade


"USD/JPY has posted slight losses in Wednesday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 117.50. On the release front, today?s highlight is Existing Home Sales. The indicator is projected to drop to 5..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-21 12:37
Taggar: home sales, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Unchanged Ahead of US Durables, GDP


"The euro is showing very little movement on Wednesday, as EUR/USD trades at the 1.04 line. On the release front, the Eurozone will release Consumer Confidence, with the markets expecting a weak readin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-21 11:43
Taggar: consumer confidence, home sales, market, point

US Home Sales Flat in October


"Contracts to buy previously owned U.S. homes turned in a barely perceptible gain in October amid a limited inventory of homes for sale despite still-strong demand, the National Association of Realtors..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-30 17:53
Taggar: home sales

XAU/USD ? Gold Edges Lower, Markets Eye Jobless Claims, Fed Minutes


"Gold continues to have an uneventful week. In Tuesday’s North American session, the metal is trading at $1212.95. In economic news, Existing Home Sales jumped to 5.60 million, well above the for..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-22 19:19
Taggar: gold, home sales, point, trading

US Existing Home Sales Rose in October


"U.S. home resales rose in October to their highest level in more than 9-1/2 years amid pent-up demand, offering more evidence of a pickup in economic growth in the fourth quarter, but a recent surge i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-22 18:30
Taggar: home sales, market, rate

WTI/USD ? US Crude Dips, Markets Await OPEC Meeting


"US crude has reversed directions and moved lower on Tuesday. In North American trade, WTI/USD futures are trading at $48.12. Brent crude futures are trading at $48.70, as the Brent premium stands at $..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-22 18:17
Taggar: home sales, trading

GBP/USD ? Pound Slips Despite Improved Public Sector Finances


"GBP/USD has reversed directions on Tuesday and posted considerable losses. In the North American session, the pair is trading at 1.2430. On the release front, British Public Sector Net Borrowing and C..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-22 17:14
Taggar: home sales, trading

US New Home Sales Rise in September


"New U.S. single-family home sales unexpectedly rose in September, pointing to sustained demand for housing even as data for August was revised sharply lower. The Commerce Department said on Wednesday..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-26 18:17
Taggar: home sales, point, rate

XAU/USD ? Gold Edges Lower, Markets Eye Durable Goods and Jobless Claims


"Gold has posted slight losses in the Wednesday session. In North American trade, the metal is trading at a spot price of $1268.13 per ounce. On the release front, US New Home Sales dropped to 593 thou..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-26 18:01
Taggar: gold, home sales, trading

WTI/USD ? US Crude Pushes to $50 as Crude Stockpiles Dip


"US crude has posted considerable gains in the Wednesday session. In North American trade, WTI/USD futures are trading at $49.77 per barrel. Brent futures are trading at $50.35, as the Brent premium st..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-26 17:19
Taggar: home sales, trading

GBP/USD ? Pound Pushes Above 1.22, US New Home Sales Slips


"GBP/USD has posted gains on Wednesday, erasing the losses which marked the Tuesday session. In the North American session, the pair is trading at 1.2220. On the release front, BBA Mortgage Approvals j..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-26 16:21
Taggar: home sales, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Unchanged, Markets Eye Durable Goods, Jobless Claims


"USD/CAD is almost unchanged on Wednesday, as the pair trades at 1.3360. On the release front, today?s highlight is New Home Sales. The indicator is expected to drop to 601 thousand. There are no Canad..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-26 15:10
Taggar: durable goods, employment, goods orders, home sales

USD/JPY ? Yen Unchanged as Japanese Inflation Edges Upwards


"USD/JPY is unchanged in the Wednesday session, as the pair trades just above the 104 line. In economic news, the Japanese Services Producer Price Index gained 0.3%, edging above the estimate of 0.2%. ..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-26 12:09
Taggar: home sales, price index

EUR/USD ? Euro Pushes Above 1.09 Despite Soft German Consumer Confidence


"EUR/USD has posted gains in the Wednesday session, as the pair trades slightly above the 1.0930. On the release front, GfK German Consumer Climate fell short of expectations, coming in at 9.7 points..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-26 11:19
Taggar: home sales, point

USD/CAD ? Soft Canadian Dollar Above 1.33, US Consumer Confidence Next


"USD/CAD has posted slight losses in the Tuesday session, as the pair trades slightly above the 1.33 line. On the release front, today?s highlight in the US is CB Consumer Confidence, with the indicato..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-25 13:50
Taggar: consumer confidence, home sales, point

The Rest of this Week


"Central Banks: Monetary policy meetings in Russia, Israel, Norway, Sweden, Ukraine and Hungary. Bank of Canada Governor Poloz, ECB President Draghi, and Bank of England Governor Carney speak publicly..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-25 02:14
Taggar: bank, durable goods, home sales

Gold Rises After Drop in US Home Sales


"Gold prices have managed to find some traction Thursday, following data that point to weaker U.S. home sales in the next few months. Thursday, the National Association of Realtors (NAR) said that its..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-29 16:56
Taggar: gold, home sales, point

USD/CAD ? Loonie Flies After Surprise OPEC Agreement, US Final GDP Next


"The Canadian dollar has ticked lower on Thursday, following sharp gains in the Wednesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3080. In the US, today?s key release is Final GDP, with the estimat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-29 13:50
Taggar: dollar, employment, home sales, trading

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


"EUR/USD is subdued on Thursday, as the pair remains slightly above the 1.12 line. On the release front, Germany releases Preliminary CPI, a key inflation indicator. In the US, today’s highlight..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-29 11:37
Taggar: cpi, employment, home sales, inflation

XAU/USD ? Gold Remains Subdued as Markets Digest Fed Decision


"Gold has ticked higher on Monday, continuing the lack of movement we saw late last week. In the North American session, the metal is trading at a spot price of $1340.06 per ounce. On the release front..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-26 19:33
Taggar: gold, home sales, trading

USD/CAD ? Weak CPI, Retail Sales Weigh on Canadian Dollar


"The Canadian dollar has steadied on Monday, following sharp losses in the Friday session. Early in North American trade, the pair is trading at 1.3160. On the release front, the sole US event on the s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-26 15:08
Taggar: dollar, home sales, trading

GBP/USD ? Pound Close to 6-Week Lows, Markets Eye US Consumer Confidence


"GBP/USD has recorded slight losses to start the trading week. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.2940. On the release front, British BBA Mortgage Approvals dipped to 37.0 thousand, within expectation..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-26 14:20
Taggar: home sales, market, trading

USD/JPY ? Dollar Dips Towards 100 Level, Markets Eye BoJ Minutes


"The yen has posted considerable losses on Monday, as USD/JPY trades at 100.50. On the release front, the BoJ will release the minutes from its July policy meeting. BoJ Governor Haruhiko Kuroda will de..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-26 12:51
Taggar: home sales

XAU/USD ? Gold Climbs to 2-Week Highs as Dollar Sags After Fed


"Gold continues to move higher on Thursday, following strong gains in the Wednesday session.  The metal is trading at a spot price of $1340.07 per ounce in the North American session. On the release fr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-22 19:43
Taggar: employment, gold, home sales, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Subdued Ahead of Australian Cap Ex and Retail Sales


"AUD/USD has ticked lower on Wednesday, as the pair slightly above the 0.75 level in the North American session. On the release front, US numbers were strong. The ADP Nonfarm Employment Change came in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-31 19:24
Taggar: employment, home sales

XAU/USD ? Solid US Numbers Send Gold to Post-Brexit Lows


"Gold has posted small losses on Wednesday, as the metal trades at $1308.75 in the North American session. On the release front, US numbers were strong. The ADP Nonfarm Employment Change came in at 177..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-31 18:34
Taggar: employment, gold, home sales

GBP/USD ? Pound Unchanged, GfK Consumer Confidence Within Expectations


"GBP/USD posted gains but has then retracted on Wednesday, as the pair trades slightly below the 1.31 line. On the release front, British GfK Consumer Confidence came in at -7 points, within expectatio..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-31 14:56
Taggar: consumer confidence, employment, home sales, indicators, point

XAU/USD ? Gold Edges Lower as CB Consumer Confidence Sparkles


"Gold has edged lower on Tuesday, as the metal trades at $1317.63 in the North American session. On the release front, CB Consumer Confidence jumped to 101.4 points, easily beating the forecast. On Wed..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-30 16:25
Taggar: consumer confidence, employment, gold, home sales, point

AUD/USD ? Aussie Edges Higher, Australian Building Permits Next


"AUD/USD has posted small gains on Monday. In the North American session, the pair is trading at the 0.7570. On the release front, Australian HIA Home Sales recorded a sharp decline of 9.7%.  In the US..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-29 17:17
Taggar: home sales, indicators, trading

EUR/USD Goes Down, Ignoring Economic Data


"US economic data released during the Wednesday’s session was disappointing with existing home sales falling more than was expected. Meanwhile, German GDP growth in the second quar..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-24 17:21
Taggar: home sales, point

US Home Sales Fell in July


"U.S. home resales fell more than expected in July after four straight months of strong gains as a lack of inventory limited choice for buyers, but further gains in prices suggested the housing market..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-24 17:01
Taggar: home sales, market

Gold Slides to 4-Week Low, Existing Home Sales Disappoint


"Gold has posted considerable losses on Wednesday, as the metal trades at $1325.45 in the North American session. On the release front, US Existing Home Sales dropped sharply, posting a reading of 5.39..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-24 16:13
Taggar: durable goods, employment, gold, home sales, report

AUD/USD ? Aussie Shrugs Off Weak Construction Report


"AUD/USD is showing limited movement, as the currency continues to have a quiet week. Currently, the pair is trading slightly above the 0.76 level. On the release front, Australian Construction Work Do..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-24 12:50
Taggar: currency, home sales, trading

GBP/USD ? Pound Ticks Upwards, US Housing Report Next


"The British pound has edged above the 1.32 line on Wednesday, continuing the upward movement which has marked GBP/USD this week. The pair is currently trading at 1.3220. On the release front, British..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-24 11:56
Taggar: home sales, pound, trading

EUR Steady at 1.13 as German GDP Within Expectations


"The euro has ticked lower on Wednesday, as EUR/USD trades slightly below the 1.13 line. On the release front, German Final GDP dropped to 0.4%, edging above the forecast of 0.3%. In the US, today̵..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-24 09:13
Taggar: home sales

GBP/USD ? Pound Rises to 3-Week High as British Manufacturing Report Beats Estimate


"The British pound has posted considerable gains on Tuesday, continuing the upward movement which marked the Monday session. Currently, GBP/USD is trading slightly below the 1.32 line. On the release f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-23 13:57
Taggar: home sales, point, pound, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen Unchanged as Manufacturing PMI Close to Estimate


"The Japanese yen continues to have a quiet week and remains close to the symbolic 100 level. Currently, USD/JPY is trading at 100.20. On the release front, it’s another light day. Japanese Flash..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-23 12:50
Taggar: home sales, point, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Edges Higher as Eurozone, German PMIs Show Expansion


"The euro has posted small gains on Tuesday, as EUR/USD trades at the 1.1330 line. On the release front, Eurozone and German PMIs pointed to expansion, with readings above the 50-point level. The US wi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-23 11:46
Taggar: home sales, point

XAU/USD ? Gold Quiet at Start of Week, Housing Report Next


"Gold has ticked higher on Monday, as the metal trades at $1339.24 in the North American session. There are no US releases on the schedule. On Tuesday, we?ll get a look at New Home Sales, a key indicat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-22 19:37
Taggar: bank, financial, gold, home sales

XAU/USD ? Gold Quiet at Start of Week, Housing Report Next


"Gold has ticked higher on Monday, as the metal trades at $1339.24 in the North American session. There are no US releases on the schedule. On Tuesday, we?ll get a look at New Home Sales, a key indicat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-22 19:37
Taggar: bank, financial, gold, home sales

GBP/USD ? Pound Pushes Above 1.31, British Manufacturing Report Ahead


"The British pound has started the week with considerable gains. Early in Monday’s North American session, GBP/USD is trading at the 1.31 line. On the release front, there are no events out of th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-22 14:53
Taggar: home sales, pound, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Unchanged, Markets Eye Eurozone PMIs


"The euro is unchanged on Monday, as EUR/USD trades at the 1.13 line. With no events from the Eurozone or US on the schedule, the pair could show limited movement throughout the day. On Tuesday, the Eu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-22 11:30
Taggar: home sales, inflation

Next Week


"Jackson Hole Symposium: This annual event sponsored by the Kansas City Fed runs from August 25 to 27. This year’s theme is “Designing Resilient Monetary Policy Frameworks for the Future.&#..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-18 23:57
Taggar: home sales, price index, rate

AUD/USD ? Aussie Edges Lower, RBA Rate Announcement Looms


"The Australian dollar has posted slight losses to start off the week. In the North American session, AUD/USD is trading at 0.7560. On the release front, Australian numbers were mixed. The AIG Manufact..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-01 17:27
Taggar: dollar, home sales, inflation, point, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen Rises as Japan Prepares Huge Stimulus Plan


"The Japanese yen has reversed directions on Wednesday, posting considerable losses. USD/JPY is currently trading at 105.70. On the release front, there are no Japanese releases. In the US, the Federal..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-27 14:08
Taggar: home sales, rate, trading

EUR/USD Resumes Decline After Good New Home Sales Data


"The EUR/USD currency pair has been falling during the day with some minor technical corrections along the way today. The US dollar continued to rise versus the euro follo..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-26 17:42
Taggar: currency, currency pair, dollar, home sales

Gold Ticks Higher as Markets Eye Fed Statement


"Gold has edged higher on Tuesday, as the metal trades at a spot price of $1320.33 per ounce in the North American session. On the release front, US key indicators looked sharp, as CB Consumer Confiden..."

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

EUR/USD ? Euro Edges Higher, US Consumer Confidence and Housing Reports Next


"The euro continues to have a quiet week, as EUR/USD is trading slightly above the 1.10 line. On the economic front, there are no major Eurozone releases. In the US, we’ll get a look at consumer..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-26 11:15
Taggar: consumer confidence, home sales, point, trading

Gold Steady at $1320, Markets Eye BoJ, Fed Meetings


"Gold has edged lower on Monday, as the metal trades at a spot price of $1320.49 per ounce in the North American session. It?s a quiet start to the trading week, with no US releases on the schedule. On..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-25 18:31
Taggar: consumer confidence, gold, home sales, trading

Gold Rebounds as BoJ, ECB Eye Further Easing


"Gold has rebounded on Thursday with gains, erasing most of the losses sustained in the Wednesday session. In the North American session, the metal is trading at a spot price of $1329.35 per ounce. On..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-21 18:39
Taggar: employment, gold, home sales, indicators, trading

WTI/USD ? Oil Steady at $45 on Strong Housing and Employment Numbers


"US crude is almost unchanged in Wednesday trading. In the North American session, WTI/USD futures are trading at $45.41 per barrel. Brent crude is trading at $46.87, as the Brent premium has narrowed..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-21 17:23
Taggar: day trading, employment, home sales, indicators, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Edges Higher, Shrugs Off Sof Business Confidence


"The Australian dollar has posted slight gains on Thursday, as AUD/USD is trading just below the 0.75 line in the North American session. On the release front, Australian NAB Quarterly Business Confide..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-21 16:36
Taggar: dollar, employment, home sales, indicators, trading

XAU/USD ? Gold Gains Ground on Dismal Housing Report


"Gold prices has posted gains on Wednesday, erasing the losses seen in the Tuesday session. Gold is trading at a spot price of $1324 per ounce in the North American session. On the release front, Pendi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-29 18:40
Taggar: gold, home sales, trading

NZD/USD ? Kiwi Rally Continues as Markets Digest Brexit


"The New Zealand dollar has posted considerable gains on Wednesday, continuing the upward trend that marked the Tuesday session. The pair is trading slightly above the 0.71 level in the North American..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-29 17:03
Taggar: dollar, home sales, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Subdued as Brexit Shock Subsides


"The Australian dollar has small gains on Wednesday, continuing the trend we saw in the Tuesday session. AUD/USD is trading in the mid-0.74 range in the North American session. On the release front, Au..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-29 15:20
Taggar: dollar, home sales, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen Unchanged, Shrugs Off Soft Retail Sales


"USD/JPY is unchanged on Wednesday, following gains which marked the Tuesday session. The pair is trading at 102.70. On the release front, Japanese Retail Sales posted a sharp decline of 1.9%, missing..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-29 12:40
Taggar: home sales, industrial production, retail sales, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Steadies After Brexit Slide


"The Australian dollar has posted gains on Tuesday, reversing directions after losses in the Monday session. AUD/USD is trading at the 0.74 line. On the release front, the US will release two key indic..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-28 12:43
Taggar: consumer confidence, dollar, home sales, indicators, trading

US Crude Unchanged as Markets Await Brexit Decision


"WTI crude is unchanged on Thursday, trading at $49.42 in the North American session. Brent crude is trading at $50.43, as the Brent premium has widened to $1.01. On the release front, Existing Home Sa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-23 17:43
Taggar: employment, home sales, trading

EUR/USD Trades Above Opening Ahead of Britain?s Referendum


"EUR/USD was rising for the most part of today’s trading session (though trimmed gains by now) as the referendum nears about the place of Great Britain in&..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-22 18:14
Taggar: dollar, home sales, rate, trading

US Crude Edges Lower, Brexit Vote Looms


"WTI crude has posted small losses on Wednesday, trading at $49.55 in the North American session. Brent crude is trading just above the $50 level, at $50.20, for a premium of $0.65. On the release fron..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-22 17:31
Taggar: home sales, oil, trading

NZD/USD ? Kiwi at 12-month High After Lukewarm Yellen Speech


"The New Zealand dollar has posted slight gains on Wednesday, continuing the upward trend we’ve seen this week. NZD/USD is trading at 0.7170 early in the North American session. On the release fr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-22 14:38
Taggar: dollar, home sales, market, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Shrugs Off Soft Housing, Business Indicators


"The Australian dollar is almost unchanged on Monday, as the pair trades slightly below the 0.72 line. On the release front, Australian HIA Home Sales and Company Operating Profits both posted sharp de..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-30 14:58
Taggar: dollar, home sales, market, profit, us market

USD/JPY ? Yen Steady Ahead of Japanese Inflation Reports


"USD/JPY continues to have a quiet week, as the pair remains close to the 110 line in the Thursday session. On the release front, Japanese corporate inflation posted a weak gain of 0.2%, matching the f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-26 12:02
Taggar: durable goods, employment, goods orders, home sales, inflation, rate

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


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

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

Gold Slide Continues on Strong US Housing Report


"Gold has posted sharp losses on Tuesday. The base metal is trading at a spot price of $1231.16 an ounce in the North American session. On the release front, US New Home Sales jumped to 619 thousand, w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-24 18:13
Taggar: gold, home sales, point, trading

US Crude Steady, New Home Sales Shines


"US crude has posted slight gains and is trading at $48.67 in the North American session. Brent crude is trading at $48.90, as the Brent premium is a negligible $0.23. On the release front, US New Home..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-24 17:29
Taggar: home sales, point, trading

NZD/USD ? Kiwi Dips to 8-Week Lows, NZ Trade Balance Next


"NZD/USD has posted slight losses on Tuesday, following the downward trend in the Monday session. The pair is trading at 0.6720 in the North American session. On the release front, US New Home Sales ju..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-24 16:58
Taggar: home sales, point, trading

US House Prices Hit Record High Validating Health of Economy


"New U.S. single-family home sales surged to a more than eight-year high in April and prices hit a record high, offering further evidence of a pick-up in economic growth that could allow the Federal Re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-24 16:52
Taggar: home sales, rate

AUD/USD ? Aussie Slips Below 0.72, Construction Report Next


"The Australian dollar has posted losses on Tuesday, as the pair trades at 0.7160. On the release front, it is a quiet day. We’ll get a look at the week’s first key event, with the release..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-24 11:33
Taggar: dollar, home sales, market, report

USD/JPY ? Yen Subdued in Data-Light Tuesday


"USD/JPY is steady on Tuesday, following losses which marked the Monday session. The pair is trading quietly at 109.50. On the release front, it continues to be a quiet week. Today’s highlight is..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-24 10:32
Taggar: home sales, market, report, trading

WTI/USD ? Crude Touches 7-Month Highs, US Housing Report Shines


"US crude is showing little movement on a data-light Friday, trading at $48.96 in the North American session. Brent crude is trading a drop lower, at $48.74. The trading week is ending on a quiet note..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-20 16:05
Taggar: home sales, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Flat in Light Data Friday


"The Australian dollar is drifting on Friday, as the pair trades at 0.7240 in the European session. On the release front, it’s a quiet end to the trading week, with just one US release on the sch..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-20 11:05
Taggar: dollar, home sales, market, trading

Gold Steady, Fed Rate Statement Next


"Gold has posted slight gains on Wednesday, continuing the upward trend which has marked the past two daily sessions. Gold is trading at a spot price of $1248.13 an ounce in the North American session..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-27 18:41
Taggar: gold, home sales, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen in Holding Pattern Ahead of Fed, BoJ Statements


"USD/JPY continues to drift on Wednesday, as the pair trades at 111.40 in the European session. On the release front, the spotlight is on the central banks, as the Federal Reserve and Bank of Japan wil..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-27 13:05
Taggar: bank, home sales

New Homes Sales Drop led by Western Slump


"New U.S. single-family home sales unexpectedly fell in March, but the decline was concentrated in the West region, suggesting that the housing market continued to steadily improve. The Commerce Depart..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-25 19:46
Taggar: home sales, market, rate

Gold Higher, Markets Eye FOMC Meeting


"Gold has posted slight gains on Monday, reversing the downward trend which marked the Friday session. Gold is trading at a spot price of $1240.75 an ounce in the North American session. On the release..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-25 17:23
Taggar: gold, home sales, trading

USD/SGD ? Singapore Dollar Holds Steady, Shrugs off Soft CPI


"USD/SGD has posted small losses on Monday, as the pair trades just above the 1.35 in the European session. In economic news, Singapore CPI posted a decline of 0.1%. It’s a quiet start to the wee..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-25 14:39
Taggar: cpi, home sales, market

AUD/USD ? Aussie Unchanged in Light Holiday Trade


"The Australian dollar is almost unchanged on Monday, following two losing daily sessions. AUD/USD is trading just above the 0.77 line in the European session. In economic news, Australian markets are..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-25 13:02
Taggar: dollar, home sales, market, trading

Euro Steady, German Business Climate Misses Estimate


"EUR/USD has started the new trading week with slight gains. The pair is trading at 1.1250 in the Monday’s European session. In economic news, German Ifo Business Climate came in at 106.6, short..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-25 10:51
Taggar: home sales, market, report, trading

Gold Gains Continue as Markets Digest Failed Oil Summit


"Gold has posted slight gains on Wednesday, continuing the upward trend which marked the Tuesday session. Gold is trading at a spot price of $1254.20 an ounce in the North American session. On the rele..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-20 18:12
Taggar: gold, home sales, oil, trading

US Crude Oil Gains Ground, Close to 5-Month Highs


"US crude futures have posted gains on Wednesday, trading at $42.66 per barrel in the North American session. Brent crude futures are trading at $44.50, as the Brent premium has narrowed to $1.84. In e..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-20 17:43
Taggar: home sales, oil, trading

NZD/USD ? Kiwi Steady, US Existing Home Sales Next


"NZD/USD is steady on Wednesday, as the pair is trading just above the 0.70 line early in the North American session. Taking a look at today’s economic events, the US will release Existing Home S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-20 14:33
Taggar: home sales, indicators, oil, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen Drifting Continues at 109


"USD/JPY has posted small losses on Wednesday, continuing the downward trend which marked the Tuesday session. USD/JPY is trading at the 109 in the European session. On the release front, Japan’s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-20 12:16
Taggar: home sales, oil, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Steady, US Jobless Claims Next


"The Australian dollar has posted slight gains on Thursday, as AUD/USD continues its impressive rally. The pair has jumped close to 200 points this week, with the 0.77 line in striking distance. AUD/US..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-31 11:36
Taggar: dollar, home sales, point, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Jumps to 9-month Highs as Yellen Talks Dovish


"The Australian dollar has posted slight gains on Wednesday, as AUD/USD continues its rally this week. The pair is trading at 0.7660 in the European session. In economic news, Australia releases HIA Ne..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-30 13:16
Taggar: dollar, employment, home sales, market, trading

US Home Sales Hit 7 Month High


"Contracts to buy previously owned U.S. homes rose sharply in February, reversing the previous month’s deep decline, as the volatility of the data continues to make it difficult to parse the stre..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-28 17:49
Taggar: home sales, market

XAU/USD ? Gold Steady, US Housing Report Sparkles


"Gold has posted small gains on Monday, trading at a spot price of $1219.26 an ounce in the North American session. In economic news, US Core PCE Price Index and Personal Spending both posted small gai..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-28 17:40
Taggar: gold, home sales, price index, trading

NZD/USD ? Kiwi Higher, Markets Await Pending Home Sales


"NZD/USD has posted considerable gains on Monday, as the pair trades at 0.6735 in the North American session. On the release front, US Core PCE Price Index and Personal Spending both posted small gains..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-28 15:56
Taggar: home sales, market, price index

AUD/USD ? Aussie Slightly Higher, US Consumer Spending Within Expectations


"The Australian dollar has posted slight gains on Monday, as AUD/USD trades at 0.7530 at the start of the North American session. On the release front, Core PCE Price Index and Personal Spending were c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-28 14:35
Taggar: dollar, home sales, price index

Easter Monday


"Markets are closed in Germany, Italy, Spain, the U.K., Sweden, Finland, Australia, and New Zealand for Easter Monday and in South Africa for Family Day. No meaningful data have been reported out of As..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-28 12:24
Taggar: home sales, market, report

USD/JPY ? Yen Steady, Japanese Consumer Spending Reports Next


"USD/JPY is showing little movement on Monday, as the pair trades at 113.40 in the European session. On the release front, today?s highlight is Pending Home Sales. The markets are expecting the indicat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-28 11:11
Taggar: home sales, indicators, market

EUR/USD ? Euro Flat in Thin Holiday Trade


"EUR/USD is flat on Monday, as the pair trades at 1.1170 in the European session. Eurozone markets are closed for the Easter Monday holiday, so we’re unlikely to see much movement from the pair d..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-28 10:39
Taggar: home sales, market

US Crude Drops on Huge Crude Inventory Surplus


"US crude futures have lost ground on Wednesday, trading at $40.11 a barrel in the North American session. Brent crude futures are trading at $40.73. In economic news, Crude Oil Inventories rose 9.4 mi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-23 19:10
Taggar: home sales, oil, trading

New US Home Sales Rose in February


"Sales of new homes bounced back in February, another sign of continued, if subdued, momentum in the housing market. New home sales ran at a seasonally adjusted annual pace of 512,000, the Commerce Dep..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-23 17:14
Taggar: home sales, market

NZD/USD ? Kiwi Slide Continues, Markets Eye NZ Trade Balance


"NZD/USD has posted considerable losses on Wednesday, as the pair trades at the 0.67 line early in the North American session. In economic news, US New Home Sales improved to 512 thousand, matching the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-23 16:14
Taggar: home sales, oil, trade balance

SGD/USD ? Sing Slips on Weak Singapore CPI


"USD/SGD has posted considerable gains on Wednesday, as the pair trades at 1.3650 in the European session. In economic news, the Singapore Consumer Price Index posted a decline of 0.8%. In the US, toda..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-23 13:57
Taggar: cpi, home sales, oil, price index

USD/JPY ? Yen Posts Losses, Markets Eye US Housing Release


"USD/JPY has posted gains on Wednesday, continuing the trend that has marked the pair all week. The pair is trading at 112.70 in the European session. On the release front, it’s a quiet day. The..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-23 13:06
Taggar: bank, home sales, oil, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Dips Below 1.12, Markets Eye US Housing Report


"EUR/USD has posted slight losses on Wednesday, as the pair trades just below the 1.12 line in the European session. On the release front, there are no major events in the Eurozone. In the US, today..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-23 12:18
Taggar: economy, home sales, indicators

Gold Under Pressure, Slips Below $1250


"Gold has started the week with losses, trading on Monday at a spot price of $1243.77 an ounce in the North American session. In economic news, today?s only event was US Existing Home Sales, with the i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-21 18:58
Taggar: gold, home sales, trading

US Crude Posts Gains, Punches Above $41


"US crude futures have posted gains on Monday, trading at $41.31 a barrel in the North American session. Brent crude futures are almost at an identical price, trading at $41.26. In economic news, today..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-21 18:39
Taggar: home sales, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen Steady, US Housing Sales Slide


"USD/JPY is steady on Monday, as the pair trades at 111.70 early in the North American session. On the release front, it’s a very quiet start to the trading week. The sole US event on the schedul..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-21 16:05
Taggar: home sales, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Steady, Markets Eye Annual Budget


"USD/CAD is off to a quiet start this week, as the pair trades at 1.3020 in the European session. On the release front, the sole US event is Existing Home Sales, with the markets expecting the indicato..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-21 13:35
Taggar: home sales, market

EUR/USD ? Euro Subdued, Markets Await German Business, Confidence Reports


"EUR/USD is quiet on Monday, as the pair trades at 112.60 in the European session. On the release front, Eurozone Current Account came in at EUR 25.4 billion, short of expectations. Later in the day, t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-21 12:26
Taggar: consumer confidence, home sales, market

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


"USD/CAD is trading quietly to start the week, as the pair trades at 1.3565 in the European session. On the release front, there are just two US releases – Chicago PMI and Pending Home Sales. Can..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-01 13:44
Taggar: chicago pmi, home sales, inflation, inflation reports, report, trading

Gold Posts Gains, US PMI, Housing Releases Miss Expectations


"Gold has recorded considerable gains on Monday. In the North American session, the spot price for XAU/USD is $1232.15 for one ounce. On the release front, Chicago PMI dropped sharply to 47.6 points, w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-29 21:18
Taggar: chicago pmi, gold, home sales, point

US Crude Subdued, US PMI, Housing Reports Slip


"US crude is steady on Monday, as March futures trade at $33.57 a barrel in the North American session. Brent crude futures are trading at $36.63. On the economic front, Chicago PMI dropped sharply to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-29 19:32
Taggar: chicago pmi, home sales, point, trading

US Pending Home Sales Fall


"Contracts to purchase previously owned homes unexpectedly dropped in January by the most in two years, representing a setback in residential real estate leading up to the spring selling season. The pe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-29 17:31
Taggar: home sales, real estate

USD/CAD ? Loonie Steady After Spectacular Week, Canadian GDP Next


"USD/CAD is trading quietly to start the week, as the pair trades at 1.3565 in the European session. On the release front, there are just two US releases – Chicago PMI and Pending Home Sales. Can..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-29 13:49
Taggar: chicago pmi, home sales, inflation, inflation reports, report, trading

XAU/USD ? Gold Climbs on Soft US Housing Report, Sharp Crude Inventories


"Gold has continues to post gains on Wednesday, with a spot price of $1244.40 an ounce in the North American session. On the release front, US New Home Sales slid to 494 thousand, short of expectations..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-24 19:07
Taggar: gold, home sales

US Crude Flat, New Home Sales Slips


"US crude is steady on Wednesday, as March futures trade at $31.00 a barrel in the North American session. Brent crude futures are showing little movement, trading at $33.00. On the economic front, US..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-24 18:32
Taggar: home sales, trading

US Single Family Home Sales Drop in January


"New U.S. single-family home sales tumbled in January from a 10-month high as sales in the West region plunged, but the overall housing market recovery remains intact. The Commerce Department said on W..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-24 18:10
Taggar: home sales, market, rate

AUD/USD ? Aussie Drop Continues, US Housing Report Disappoints


"The Australian dollar has posted losses on Wednesday, continuing the trend from a day earlier. AUD/USD is trading at 0.7140 in the North American session. On the release front, US New Home Sales dropp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-24 17:19
Taggar: dollar, home sales, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen Steady, US Housing Report Next


"The Japanese yen is showing limited movement on Wednesday, as USD/JPY trades at 111.80 in the European session. In economic news, Japanese SPPI, which measures corporate inflation, dipped to 0.2% in J..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-24 14:56
Taggar: durable goods, goods orders, home sales, inflation, rate

SGD/USD ? Singapore GDP Misses Estimate, Sing Steady


"USD/SGD is choppy on Wednesday, as the pair trades at 1.4090 in the European session. In economic news, Singapore GDP posted a gain of 1.8% in the fourth quarter. In the US, today?s key release is New..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-24 13:19
Taggar: durable goods, employment, goods orders, home sales

Euro Dips Below 1.10, Markets Eye US Housing Report


"After starting the week with sharp losses, the euro has been shown limited movement. EUR/USD is trading at 1.0990 in Wednesday’s European session. It’s a quiet day on the release front, wi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-24 12:03
Taggar: home sales, trading

XAU/USD ? Gold Improves on Weak US Consumer Confidence


"Gold has posted gains on Tuesday, reversing the losses sustained a day earlier. In the North American session, the pair is trading at $1225.15 an ounce. On the release front, US key events were a mix..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-23 18:47
Taggar: consumer confidence, gold, home sales, point, trading

US Crude Dips Close to $32, Consumer Confidence Slides


"US crude has posted gains on Tuesday, as March futures trade just below the $32 line in the North American session. Brent crude futures are trading $33.20. On the economic front, US key events were a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-23 18:16
Taggar: consumer confidence, home sales, point, trading

USD/SGD ? Sing Slides on Weak Singapore CPI, GDP Next


"USD/SGD has lost close to 100 points on Tuesday, as the pair trades at 1.4080 in the North American session. In economic news, Singapore CPI slipped 0.6 points for a second straight month. In the US..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-23 17:44
Taggar: consumer confidence, cpi, home sales, point

AUD/USD ? Aussie Rally Pauses, Markets Eye US Housing, Consumer Confidence Reports


"The Australian dollar is steady on Tuesday, following sharp gains a day earlier. AUD/USD is trading at 0.7240 early in the North American session. In economic news, it’s a busy day. The US will..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-23 16:10
Taggar: consumer confidence, dollar, home sales, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen Flexes Muscles, US Housing, Consumer Confidence Next


"The Japanese yen has reversed directions and posted strong gains on Tuesday. In the European session, USD/JPY is trading at the 112 line. In economic news, Japan will release SPPI,  which measures inf..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-23 13:25
Taggar: consumer confidence, home sales, inflation, rate, trading

Gold in Holding Pattern Ahead of FOMC Statement


"Gold is steady on Wednesday, trading at $1116.58 an ounce in the North American session. On the release front, US News Home Sales surged to 544 thousand, well above expectations. Crude Oil Inventories..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-27 19:00
Taggar: gold, home sales, oil, trading

Gold in Holding Pattern Ahead of FOMC Statement


"Gold is steady on Wednesday, trading at $1116.58 an ounce in the North American session. On the release front, US News Home Sales surged to 544 thousand, well above expectations. Crude Oil Inventories..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-27 19:00
Taggar: gold, home sales, oil, trading

Crude Oil Choppy as Markets Eye Fed Statement


"US crude is choppy on Wednesday, as crude futures are trading at $31.41 a barrel in the North American session. In economic news, US News Home Sales surged to 544 thousand, well above expectations. Cr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-27 18:31
Taggar: home sales, oil, trading

US Home Sales Rise in December Boosting Housing Market


"New U.S. single-family home sales surged in December, the latest indication that the housing sector remains on firmer footing despite a massive stock market sell-off and slowing economic growth. The C..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-27 17:45
Taggar: home sales, market, rate

USD/SGD ? Sing Steady as Markets Await Federal Reserve Meeting


"USD/SGD is showing limited movement on Wednesday, as the pair trades at 1.4280 in the European session. In economic news, all eyes are on the Federal Reserve, which will release a policy statement and..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-27 15:28
Taggar: home sales, market, rate

SUD/SGD ? Sing Rallies, Singapore CPI Next


"USD/SGD has posted gains on Friday, as the pair trades at 1.4270 in the European session. In economic news, today’s highlight is Existing Home Sales, with the markets expecting a surge in the De..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-22 14:42
Taggar: cpi, home sales, inflation, market, report

USD/SGD ? Sing Rallies, Singapore CPI Next


"USD/SGD has posted gains on Friday, as the pair trades at 1.4270 in the European session. In economic news, today’s highlight is Existing Home Sales, with the markets expecting a surge in the De..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-22 14:42
Taggar: cpi, home sales, inflation, market, report

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


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

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

EUR/USD ? Euro Stable, Eurozone PMIs Disappoint


"It’s been a disappointing week for those looking for volatility from the euro, as EUR/USD has shown limited movement. The pair is trading at 1.0840 in Friday’s European session. In economi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-01-22 13:06
Taggar: home sales, market, point, trading

GBP/USD ? Pound Uneventful, Markets Await US Jobless Claims


"The pound is showing limited movement on Thursday, as GBP/USD is trading at 1.4830 in the European session. In economic news, the British Housing Equity Withdrawal was lower than expected. In the US..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-31 14:57
Taggar: employment, home sales, pound, trading

Crude Slides as Crude Inventories Post Surplus


"WTI Crude has reversed directions on Wednesday, as crude futures trade at $36.71 per barrel in Wednesday’s North American session. In economic news, Crude Oil Inventories surprised the markets w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-30 19:03
Taggar: home sales, market, oil

AUD/USD ? Aussie Subdued at 73, US Housing Report Disappoints


"The Australian dollar is unchanged on Wednesday, as AUD/USD trades at 0.7290 in the North American session. On the economic front, US Pending Home Sales was unexpectedly soft, posting a decline of 0.9..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-30 18:24
Taggar: dollar, home sales, oil

GBP/USD ? Pound Slips Below 1.48 as Slide Continues


"The pound has posted slight losses on Wednesday, as GBP/USD is trading at the 1.48 line at the start of the North American session. In economic news, Nationwide HPI was unexpectedly strong, posting a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-30 15:53
Taggar: home sales, market, pound, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Near 1.09, US Pending Home Sales Next


"EUR/USD is almost unchanged on Wednesday, as the pair trades at 1.0920 in the North American session. Taking a look at economic news, Eurozone inflation indicators remain weak, as Spanish CPI produced..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-30 13:27
Taggar: cpi, home sales, indicators, inflation, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Steady, Markets Await US Housing Report


"USD/CAD has posted slight gains on Wednesday, as the pair trades at 1.3860 in the European session. In economic news, today’s highlight is US Pending Home Sales, with the markets expecting the i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-30 12:46
Taggar: consumer confidence, home sales, market

Gold Subdued, US Durable Goods Slip


"Gold is trading quietly on Wednesday, as the spot price stands at $1069.08 per ounce in the North American session.  On the release front, it has been a busy day. Core Durable Goods Orders came in at..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-23 20:23
Taggar: durable goods, gold, goods orders, home sales, point, trading

Gold Subdued, US Durable Goods Slip


"Gold is trading quietly on Wednesday, as the spot price stands at $1069.08 per ounce in the North American session.  On the release front, it has been a busy day. Core Durable Goods Orders came in at..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-23 20:23
Taggar: durable goods, gold, goods orders, home sales, point, trading

Crude Oil Rises, US Durables Soften


"WTI Crude is subdued on Wednesday, as crude futures trade at $37.05 per barrel in the North American session. In the US, it has been a busy day on the release front. Core Durable Goods Orders came in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-23 18:45
Taggar: durable goods, goods orders, home sales, point

Looking for U.S. Data to Provide Today?s Market Guidance


"Revised U.S. GDP heads a bunch of data releases later this morning that also includes existing home sales, the Richmond Fed manufacturing index, home prices, and weekly Johnson-Redbook chain store sal..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-22 14:14
Taggar: dollar, home sales, report

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Remains Range-Bound


"The Canadian dollar continues to have a quiet week, as USD/CAD trades at 1.3940 in Tuesday’s European session. In economic news, the markets are awaiting US Final GDP. An unexpected reading coul..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-22 13:14
Taggar: dollar, home sales, market

USD/SGD -Sing Posts Slight Gains on Poor US Numbers


"USD/SGD has posted slight gains on Monday, as the pair trades at the 1.41 line in the North American session. In economic news, Chicago PMI and Pending Home Sales were well short of the forecast. The..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-30 20:49
Taggar: chicago pmi, home sales, market

USD/JPY ? Yen Back Above 123, US Posts Weak Numbers


"The US dollar has strengthened on Monday, as USD/JPY trades at 123.20 in the North American session. In economic news, Chicago PMI and Pending Home Sales were well short of the forecast. The markets w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-30 19:49
Taggar: chicago pmi, dollar, home sales, market, retail sales

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


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

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

US Pending Home Sales Nudge Higher


"Pending home sales were mostly unchanged in October, but shifted marginally higher after two straight months of declines, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Gains in the Northeast and..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-30 17:16
Taggar: home sales, margin

Gold Dips Below $1060, Markets Await US Housing, PMI Releases


"Gold is uneventful on Monday, as the metal trades at a spot price of $1056.62 in the European session. It’s a quiet start to the week, with just two events on the schedule ? Chicago PMI and Pend..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-30 15:25
Taggar: chicago pmi, gold, home sales

Crude Hugging $42, Markets Eye PMI, Housing Reports


"US Crude has started the new trading week on a quiet note, as crude trades at $42 a barrel in Monday’s European session. In economic news, there are no major US releases, with just two events on..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-30 14:50
Taggar: chicago pmi, home sales, oil, trading

US New Homes Sales Rise in October


"New U.S. single-family home sales surged in October and the inventory of properties for sale was the highest since early 2010, which could allay concerns of a significant slowdown in housing. The Comm..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-25 18:02
Taggar: home sales, rate

Dollar Opens Holiday-Abbreviated Week With a Bid Tone


"Japan’s market was shut today for the Labor Thanksgiving holiday, and U.S. market leadership will be missing later in the week.  Not much data were reported overnight, but the release of U..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-23 14:54
Taggar: home sales, market, price index, report

Gold Unchanged Ahead of US Housing Data


"Gold has posted small gains on Monday, as the spot price is $1164 per ounce at the start of the North American session. In economic news, the day?s only event is US New Home Sales, with the markets ex..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-26 15:02
Taggar: gold, home sales, market

USD/CAD ? Above 1.31 After BOC Hammers Canadian Dollar


"USD/CAD has posted slight losses in Monday’s European session, as the pair trades at 1.3140. In economic news, it’s a very quiet day to start the new trading week. The sole US event is New..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-26 14:40
Taggar: cpi, home sales, market, trading

GBP/USD ? Little Movement at Start of Week


"GBP/USD is almost unchanged on Monday, as the pair trades at the 1.5340 in the European session. The pound had a rough week, losing about 120 points against the dollar. In the UK, BBA Mortgage Approva..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-26 14:00
Taggar: dollar, home sales, point, pound

Gold ? Steady as US Jobless Claims Remains Sharp


"Gold is showing little movement on Thursday, the spot price is $1164 per ounce early in the North American session. In economic news, US Unemployment Claims beat expectations for a second straight wee..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-22 16:29
Taggar: employment, gold, home sales

Next Week


"Central Banks:  Policy meetings are scheduled at central banks next week in Canada, Brazil, the ECB, Turkey and Hungary. Scheduled U.S. Data Reports:  Next week’s slate of releases inc..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-16 15:55
Taggar: bank, home sales, market, report

US Pending Home Sales Disappoint


"Contract signings to purchase previously owned U.S. homes unexpectedly declined in August for just the second time this year, signaling residential real estate might have difficulty building on recent..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-28 16:59
Taggar: home sales, real estate

US New Home Sales Rise Above Expectations


"Buoyed by steady job gains and low mortgage rates, Americans purchased new homes in August at the fastest pace in more than seven years. The Commerce Department says new-home sales surged 5.7 percent..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-24 18:14
Taggar: home sales, rate

US Business Spending Falls in August


"A gauge of U.S. business investment plans fell slightly in August while the number of Americans filing new applications for jobless benefits barely rose last week, signs that global economic headwinds..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-24 18:09
Taggar: home sales, investment

US Home Sales Drop More Than Expected


"U.S. home resales fell more than expected in August, a cautionary sign for the U.S. housing market which has recently looked on stronger footing. The National Association of Realtors said on Monday ex..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-21 21:10
Taggar: home sales, market, rate

Pause in Sales Activity over Weak U.S. Home Purchase Contracts


"Contracts to buy previously owned U.S. houses unexpectedly fell in June after five straight months of increase, suggesting some cooling in home resales activity after recent hefty gains.  The decline..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-30 06:00
Taggar: home sales, report

EUR/USD Fails to Rally on FOMC Statement


"EUR/USD fell today even though data released during the current trading session was favorable to the currency pair. Neither falling pending home sales, nor FOMC statement that was somew..."

US Home Prices Rise Less Than Forecasted in May


"U.S. single-family home prices in May rose from the previous year at the same pace as April but fell short of forecasts, as housing construction slowed and new home sales lagged existing home sales, a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-28 16:02
Taggar: home sales

EUR/USD Retreats After 1 Percent Gain on Tuesday


"EUR/USD pulled back today after climbing 1 percent yesterday. The currency pair was moving sideways for the most part of the Wednesday’s session but has dipped recently..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-22 16:54
Taggar: currency, currency pair, home sales, rate

EUR/USD Recovers After Sharp Drop


"EUR/USD dropped sharply after the start of the current trading session as the uncertainty surrounding the situation with Greece and its future in the euroz..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-29 16:39
Taggar: dollar, home sales, trading

Redfin CEO: It?s a Very Strong Seller?s Market in U.S. Housing


"New home sales surged in April, pending sales of existing properties are up, and so are home prices.  In other words, the real estate market is “really hot” right now, according to the CEO..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-31 01:03
Taggar: home sales, market, real estate

USD/JPY Eases Below 124


"The dollar climbed to a 12-1/2-year high against the yen on Thursday before pulling back as investors bet that U.S. interest rates will rise later this year while Japan’s monetary policy remains..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-29 03:39
Taggar: dollar, home sales, rate

Mild Q2 Growth Rebound Expected after Soft U.S. Economic Data


"The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment aid edged up last week for a third straight week, but the underlying trend continued to point to solid momentum in the labor market.  Still..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-24 03:30
Taggar: employment, home sales, market, point

USD/CAD ? ?Bad is Good? Has Oil and Loonie on the Rise


"USD bulls squeezed after claims and new home sales U.S New home sales declines -11.4% First time this year Brent trades north of $64 Loonie bulls buoyed by potential PBoC stimulus Despite the absence..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-23 19:19
Taggar: bull, home sales, loonie, oil

U.S. Treasurys Yields Rise with German Bond Selloff


"U.S. Treasurys yields rose on Wednesday as a selloff in German Bunds caused investors to reduce their holdings in other low-risk government debt, propelling U.S. 30-year yields to their highest levels..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-23 04:23
Taggar: home sales, rate

EUR/USD Gives Away Gains After US Housing Report


"EUR/USD was moving higher initially today but reversed its movement as of 9:45 GMT and continued to go lower after the positive report about existing home sales in the..."

UK Retail Sales Rise in February 0.7%


"UK retail sales grew more strongly than expected in February, up 0.7% compared with the previous month, according to the Office for National Statistics. Compared with February 2014, sales were 5.7% hi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-26 15:47
Taggar: home sales, market, retail sales

Will the U.S. Durable Goods Report Lean on the Greenback?


"Market volatility continues to rise as a deluge of economic indicators drives the price action for the U.S. dollar. American inflation data came in on target with a 0.2% gain; U.S. manufacturing conti..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-24 21:49
Taggar: dollar, home sales, indicators, inflation, market

US Home Sales Hit 7 Year High


"New U.S. single-family home sales surged in February to their highest level in seven years despite harsh winter weather, in a hopeful sign for the housing market. The Commerce Department said on Tuesd..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-24 16:41
Taggar: home sales, market, rate

EUR/USD Continues Move Higher


"EUR/USD extended its rally during the current trading session as the relatively dovish policy statement released from by Federal Reserve last week continues to affect the ..."

U.S. New Home Sales Steady near Multi-Year Highs


"New U.S. single-family home sales fell only slightly in January despite big declines in the snow-battered Northeast while supply rose to its highest level since 2010, hopeful signs for a sluggish hous..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-26 04:30
Taggar: home sales, market, rate

EUR/USD Little Changed Again


"EUR/USD barely moved from its opening level during the current trading session. While the euro attempted to rally during early Wednesday’s trading, it retreated to the o..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-25 20:53
Taggar: home sales, rate, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Improves, US Home Sales Unchanged


"The Canadian dollar has posted gains for a second straight day, as USD/CAD trades in the mid-1.24 range on Wednesday. In the US, Federal Reserve head Janet Yellen continues a second day of testimony i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-25 18:20
Taggar: dollar, home sales

AUD/USD ? Aussie Posts Gains On Positive Australian Data


"AUD/USD has posted gains on Wednesday, as the pair trades at the 0.79 line. In Australia, Construction Work Done posted a decline of 0.2%, well above expectations. Wage Price Index gained 0.6%, matchi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-25 16:16
Taggar: home sales, price index

USD/JPY ? Yen in Holding Pattern as Markets Monitor Yellen Testimony


"The Japanese yen is unchanged on Wednesday, as USD/JPY trades in the high-118 range in the European session. There are no Japanese releases on Wednesday. In the US, Federal Reserve head Janet Yellen c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-25 14:43
Taggar: home sales, market

Gold Steady as US Consumer Confidence Dips


"Gold prices has moved back above the $1200 level, as the metal is trading at a spot price of $1209.00 on Wednesday. In the US, Federal Reserve head Janet Yellen continues a second day of testimony in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-25 13:40
Taggar: gold, home sales, market, report, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Stable Ahead of Yellen Testimony


"AUD/USD has posted slight losses on Tuesday, as the pair trades in the mid-0.77 range. On the release front, US Existing Home Sales was down sharply, dipping to 4.82 million. There are no Australian r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-24 16:20
Taggar: bank, home sales

Sales of Existing U.S. Homes at nine-month Low


"U.S. home resales fell sharply to their lowest level in nine months in January amid a shortage of properties on the market, a setback that could temper expectations for an acceleration in housing acti..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-24 05:33
Taggar: home sales, market, rate

EUR/USD Drops After German Data, Trims Losses After US Report


"EUR/USD tumbled today after the German business climate report came out worse than market participants have anticipated. (Event A on the chart.) The currency pair touched the&..."

USD/CAD ? Steady as US Housing Data Slides


"The Canadian dollar is steady on Monday, as USD/CAD trades in the mid-1.25 range. On the release front, there is just one release on the calendar to start the week. US Existing Home Sales was down sha..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-23 18:40
Taggar: dollar, home sales

AUD/USD ? Aussie Kicks Off Week With Slight Losses


"AUD/USD has posted slight losses on Monday, as the pair trades just above the 0.78 line on Monday. On the release front, US Existing Home Sales was down sharply, dipping to 4.82 million. There are no..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-23 18:17
Taggar: home sales

Gold Slips Below Key 1200 Level


"Gold has started the week with slight losses, as the metal is trading at a spot price of $1195.95 on Monday. On the release front, today’s sole event is US Existing Home Sales, with an estimate..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-23 15:10
Taggar: gold, home sales, trading

Existing U.S. Home Sales Hit 9-month Low


"U.S. home resales fell sharply to their lowest level in nine months in January amid a shortage of properties on the market, a setback that could temper expectations for an acceleration in housing acti..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-23 01:58
Taggar: home sales, market, rate

December US Pending Home Sales Fall 3.7%


"The number of consumers who started the process of buying a home decreased in December, reversing the modest gains in November, according to the latest data from the National Association of Realtors (..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-29 19:41
Taggar: home sales

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Slide Continues, Pair Trading Above 1.26


"The Canadian dollar continues to lose ground on Thursday. In the North American session, USD/CAD is trading above the 1.26 line and the pair has  jumped over 200 points since early Wednesday. On the r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-29 18:37
Taggar: dollar, employment, home sales, point, trading

Gold Lower as Fed Talks Positive About US Economy


"Gold prices continue to weaken on Thursday, following the Federal Reserve policy statement. In the European session, the metal is trading at a spot price of $1269.87. Gold has dipped 1.7% since early..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-29 14:38
Taggar: employment, gold, home sales, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Posts Strong Gains on Mixed US Numbers


"The Canadian dollar has posted strong gains on Monday, as USD/CAD trades in the high-1.23 range. On the release front, US numbers were mixed. Durable Goods Orders posted a sharp decline of 3.4%. Elsew..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-27 18:16
Taggar: consumer confidence, dollar, durable goods, goods orders, home sales, point

Gold Flat Ahead of Key US Data


"Gold has stabilized on Tuesday, following strong losses a day earlier. In the European session, the metal trades at a spot price of $1279.71. It?s a busy day in the US, with three key events on the ca..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-27 12:58
Taggar: consumer confidence, durable goods, gold, home sales

GBP/USD ? Sliding Pound Dips Below 1.50


"The pound is trading below the symbolic line of 1.50 on Friday, following sharp losses a day earlier. In Friday’s European session, GBP/USD is trading at 1.4982. On the release front, the pound..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-23 14:21
Taggar: home sales, pound, retail sales, trading

Gold Stable Near $1300


"Gold prices remained fairly steady after the ECB’s quantitative easing announcement on Thursday, and the metal remains calm in Friday trade. In the European session, the spot price stands at $12..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-23 13:36
Taggar: announcement, gold, home sales, market, report

Pound Holds Own as US Unemployment Claims Jumps


"The British pound has posted small gains on Wednesday, as GBP/USD trades in the high-1.55 range in North American session. On the release front, the US released the final events of 2014, with mixed re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-31 18:39
Taggar: employment, home sales, pound

Gold Expected to Soften in 2015 as US Recovery Deepens


"Gold is stable on Wednesday, with a spot price of $1199.55 per ounce in the European session. In the US, today’s key event is Unemployment Claims, which will be released ahead of its usual Thurs..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-31 14:39
Taggar: chicago pmi, employment, gold, home sales

GBP/USD ? Limited Movement As US Home Sales Dives


"GBP/USD is calm on Monday as the pair is trading in the low-1.56 range. The pound had a rough week, losing about 100 points to the strong US dollar. On the release front, it’s a very quiet start..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-22 18:12
Taggar: dollar, home sales, point, pound, trading

USD/CAD ? Steady as US Housing Data Slides


"USD/CAD has posted small gains on Monday, as the pair trades in the low-1.16 range in the North American session. On the release front, it’s a very quiet day, with just one event on the calendar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-22 17:45
Taggar: home sales

Gold Unchanged Ahead of US Housing Numbers


"Gold is showing little movement on Monday, as XAU/USD trades slightly below the $1200 level. In the European session, the spot price stands at $1195.94. It could be a quiet week for gold ahead of the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-22 13:42
Taggar: gold, home sales, market

Singapore Property Buyers May Be in Luck in 2015


"While Singapore’s property market has shown signs of cooling, with volume of new private home sales halving this year, it has defied expectations of a sharp correction. Developers sold 7,137 pri..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-19 02:39
Taggar: home sales, market

Fourth Quarter Starts Slowly for U.S. Growth


"Growth in the world?s largest economy got off to a slower start in the fourth quarter as U.S. consumer spending, equipment orders and new-home sales were weaker than forecast in October. Household pur..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-27 02:37
Taggar: economy, home sales

Yields in U.S. Treasuries Reach One-Month Low


"Treasuries gained, sending 10-year yields to a one-month low, as U.S. jobless claims rose, business-equipment orders (CGNOXAI%) fell and home sales were less than forecast, raising concern the economi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-27 02:35
Taggar: home sales

U.S. Dollar Falls on Growth Concerns


"The dollar fell, its first two-day decline this month, on concern growth in the U.S. economy is slowing after reports showed jobless claims, equipment orders and new-home sales were weaker than foreca..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-27 02:29
Taggar: currency, dollar, economy, home sales, rate, report

US New Home Sales Rise 0.7% in October


"New home sales rose 0.7% in October, the U.S. Commerce Department said Wednesday. Sales reached a seasonally adjusted and annualized pace of 458,000 units, compared to September?s revised sales rate o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-11-26 17:31
Taggar: home sales, rate

GBP/USD ? Pound Gains on Soft US Housing Data


"The pound has started the week with modest gains, as GBP/USD trades in the mid-1.61 range in the North American session. On the release front, British CBI Realized Sales was unchanged at 31 points. In..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-27 19:08
Taggar: home sales, point, pound, retail sales

USD/CAD ? Stable as Markets Eye Key US Data


"USD/CAD is showing little movement on Monday, continuing the trend which characterized the pair for most of last week. In the North American session, the pair is trading at in the mid-1.12 range. In e..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-27 18:32
Taggar: home sales, trading

AUD/USD ? Limited Movement as US Housing Data Disappoints


"AUD/USD has started the week quietly, as the pair trades at the 0.88 line in the North American session. In economic news, Pending Home Sales posted a weak gain of 0.3%, well off the estimate of 1.1%..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-27 18:00
Taggar: employment, home sales

USD/JPY ? Yen Stable Ahead of Japanese Retail Sales


"The US dollar has posted slight gains on Monday, as USD/JPY trades slightly short of the 108 line. Taking a look at today’s events, the US will release Pending Home Sales. The markets are expect..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-27 16:25
Taggar: dollar, home sales, market, retail sales

Gold Calm At Start of Week


"Gold is showing little movement on Monday, as the spot price per ounce stands at $1231.50. On Sunday, the ECB released the results of its stress tests of European banks and the results were considered..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-27 15:21
Taggar: bank, gold, home sales, market

EUR/USD Edges Higher on US Housing Data


"EUR/USD rose today as US housing data trailed expectations, damping bets on an early interest rate hike from the Federal Reserve. The currency pair also advanced after the..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-27 01:16
Taggar: bank, currency, currency pair, home sales, rate

Week in FX Americas ? USD Recovers Ahead of EU Stress Tests and FOMC


"US Unemployment claims increase but job market resilient New home sales reach six year high Bank of Canada holds rates as expected The USD continues to strengthen this week versus major pairs even tho..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-24 21:57
Taggar: bank, employment, home sales, indicators, market, rate

AUD/USD ? Listless as Markets Await US Housing Data


"It’s been an uneventful week for AUD/USD, and this trend continues on Friday, as the pair trades in the mid-0.87-range in the North American session. In economic news, the sole US release on the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-24 12:48
Taggar: home sales, market

EUR/USD ? Euro Remains Rangebound Despite Strong German Consumer Confidence


"EUR/USD is showing little activity on Friday, as the pair continues to trade in the mid-126 range. The listless euro didn’t show any reaction as German Consumer Climate improved to 8.4 points. I..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-24 11:03
Taggar: home sales, market, point

Goldman Not Worried About Chinese Housing Slowdown


"China’s property market looks to be on shaky ground with home sales flagging and prices declining, but Goldman Sachs isn’t fretting about a sharp downturn in the sector. “Our bottom..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-23 16:18
Taggar: bank, gold, home sales, market

U.S. Treasuries Decline after Home Sales Report


"Treasuries fell after a report showed existing home sales rose to their highest level in a year, indicating the U.S. economy is still improving amid slowing global growth. The benchmark 10-year note y..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-22 04:38
Taggar: bank, economy, home sales, report

U.S. Treasuries Lower After U.S. Home Resales Report


"On Tuesday morning, Bond prices extended losses after a report showed U.S. home resales hit a one-year high in September, blowing past Wall Street expectations. Existing home sales gained 2.4 percent..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-22 02:37
Taggar: home sales, rate, report

GBP/USD ? Limited Movement as US Housing Data Shines


"The pound is showing little movement on Tuesday, as GBP/USD trades in the mid-1.61 range. On the release front, UK Public Sector deficit increased in September. In the US, Existing Home Sales came in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-21 17:55
Taggar: home sales, pound

Data to Digest


"Data released earlier today include Chinese GDP, retail sales, industrial production and business investment, revised Euroland deficit- and debt-GDP ratios, and Japan’s all-industry index. ..."

EUR/USD ? Euro Under Pressure, Slips Under 1.28


"EUR/USD has posted slight losses on Tuesday, as the pair pushed into 1.28 territory but was unable to consolidate. It’s a very quiet day on the release front, with no Eurozone events. In the US..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-21 12:25
Taggar: home sales, market

Next Week


"Central Bank interest rate meetings are scheduled next week in Canada, Norway, the Philippines and Turkey.  Central Banks in the U.K. and Australia release minutes of their meeting earlier this m..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-10-17 20:20
Taggar: bank, home sales, rate, report

GBP/USD ? Limited Movement as US Pending Home Sales Disappoints


"GBP/USD is starting the week in quiet fashion, as the pair trades in the mid-1.62 range on Monday. In economic news, US Pending Home Sales posted a decline of 1.0%, compared to last month’s gain..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-29 16:52
Taggar: home sales

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Remains Above 1.11, US Pending Home Sales Slips


"After strong gains last week, USD/CAD has taken a breather on Monday, as the pair trades in the mid-1.11 range in the European session. On the release front, US Pending Home Sales posted a decline of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-29 16:15
Taggar: dollar, home sales

AUD/USD ? Struggling Aussie at 9-Month Low


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

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

Copper at $3.036 as New-Home Sales Surge


"Copper futures rose from a 14-week low after a government report showed new-home sales jumped to the highest in more than six years in the U.S., the second-largest consumer of the metal. Home purchase..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-25 06:09
Taggar: home sales, report

Gold Steady at $1215 as U.S. Dollar Rises on Housing Gain


"Gold futures fell as the dollar rallied to a four-year high, damping demand for the precious metal as an alternative investment. Platinum extended a slump to a nine-month low. The greenback rose to th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-25 06:02
Taggar: currencies, dollar, gold, home sales, investment, report

U.S. Stocks Advance as Consumer Stocks Rally


"U.S. stocks rebounded after a three-day slump for the Standard & Poor?s 500 Index, as new-home sales climbed to a six-year high and health-care shares rallied with producers of consumer staples..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-25 05:49
Taggar: home sales, profit, share, shares

Sales of New U.S. Homes Surge to Six-Year High


"New-home sales in the U.S. surged in August to the highest level in more than six years, a sign that the housing recovery is making progress. Purchases of new houses jumped 18 percent to a 504,000 ann..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-25 05:15
Taggar: home sales

Asian Equities Higher with U.S. Dollar


"Asian stocks climbed and the dollar extended a four-year high after surging U.S. new-home sales signaled improvement in the world?s biggest economy. Gold headed for its lowest close in eight months. T..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-25 03:40
Taggar: dollar, economy, gold, home sales

U.S. Stocks Rally as S&P500 Returns to 2000


"U.S. stocks rallied on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq halting a three-day losing run, after an upbeat report on new-home sales and as investors bet on further monetary stimulus from the E..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-25 03:21
Taggar: bank, home sales, report

EUR/USD Reacts with a Fall to US-Positive News


"The US dollar fell against the euro today following quite a nice report on the US housing market. The oil inventories report was not a good signal for the ..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-24 17:22
Taggar: dollar, home sales, market, oil, rate, report

GBP/USD ? Flat as Markets Eye Key US Numbers


"The currency markets are enjoying a quiet day on Wednesday, and the GBP/USD is no exception, as the pair is showing very little activity. As we begin the North American session, GBP/USD is trading at ..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-24 14:47
Taggar: currency, home sales, market, trading

USD/CAD ? Flat as Greenback Rally Stalls


"After strong gains this week, USD/CAD has taken a breather on Wednesday, as the pair trades in the mid-1.10 range in the European session.  The Canadian dollar has sagged, losing over 100 points since..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-24 14:07
Taggar: dollar, home sales, market, point

EUR/USD ? Unchanged, German Business Climate Slips


"The EUR/USD has been listless this week, and the lack of activity has continued on Wednesday. In the European session, the pair is trading in the mid-1.28 range. On the release front, Ifo German Busin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-24 10:28
Taggar: home sales, market, point, trading

US Home Sales Drop in August


"U.S. home resales unexpectedly fell in August as investors stepped away from the market, but the decline probably does not signal renewed weakness. The National Association of Realtors said on Monday..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-23 15:42
Taggar: home sales, market, rate

US Home Sales Drop in August


"U.S. home resales unexpectedly fell in August as investors stepped away from the market, but the decline probably does not signal renewed weakness. The National Association of Realtors said on Monday..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-23 15:42
Taggar: home sales, market, rate

Sales of Existing U.S. Homes Fall


"U.S. home resales fell unexpectedly in August as investors stepped away from the market. The National Association of Realtors said existing home sales dropped 1.8 percent to an annual rate of 5.05 mil..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-23 03:28
Taggar: home sales, market, rate

GBP/USD ? Limited Movement After Referendum Volatility


"The pound is having a quiet day, as GBP/USD takes a breather following strong volatility on Thursday and Friday. The pair is in the mid-1.63 range in the North American session. In the US, Existing Ho..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-22 17:19
Taggar: home sales, pound

USD/CAD ? Back Above 1.10 as Canadian Dollar Slips


"USD/CAD has moved sharply higher at the start of the trading week, as the pair trades slightly above the 1.10 line on Monday. On the release front, US Existing Home Sales sputtered, as the indicator d..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-22 16:50
Taggar: home sales, trading

AUD/USD ? Slide Continues as Aussie Dips Below 89


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

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

USD/JPY ? Weak Yen Struggling at 109


"The Japanese yen continues to struggle, as USD/JPY lost about 170 points last week. The pair is trading just above the 109 line in Monday’s European session, as the yen trades at its lowest leve..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-09-22 13:44
Taggar: home sales, point, trading

EUR/USD Resumes Decline on US GDP & Housing


"EUR/USD resumed its decline today after yesterday’s short-lived bounce as economic indicators from the United States were rather good, especially the positive GDP revision and..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-28 16:32
Taggar: home sales, indicators

USD/JPY ? Sagging Yen at 104 Level


"USD/JPY starts off the week at high levels, as the pair trades at the 104 line in the European session on Monday. On the release front, the only US release is New Home Sales. The markets are expecting..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-25 15:16
Taggar: home sales, market

Gold Starts Week With Little Movement


"Gold is calm on Monday, as the spot price stands at 1279.95 per ounce in the European session. In the US, today’s only event is New Home Sales. The markets are expecting the key indicator to imp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-25 14:45
Taggar: bank, financial, gold, home sales, market, point

EUR/USD ? Stable as German Business Climate Slips


"After taking a tumble and losing about 150 points last week, EUR/USD is trading at the 1.32 line in Monday’s European session. On the release front, German Ifo Business Climate softened in July..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-08-25 12:27
Taggar: home sales, market, point, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Dips Despite Strong Australian Housing Data


"AUD/USD has edged lower on  Tuesday, as the pair has dipped below the 0.94 line. On the release front, HIA New Home Sales posted a strong gain of 1.2% last month. In the US, CB Consumer Confidence stu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-29 16:47
Taggar: consumer confidence, home sales, market

USD/CAD ? Rangebound Trade Continues


"The Canadian dollar finds itself above the 1.08 line, following losses late last week against its US counterpart. In the US, Flash Services PMI was almost unchanged in June. Pending Home Sales shocked..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-28 16:26
Taggar: dollar, home sales

AUD/USD ? Stable Ahead of US Housing Data


"AUD/USD has posted slight gains on Monday, as the pair trades slightly above the 0.94 line late in the European session. Today’s highlight is US Pending Home Sales, with the markets braced for a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-28 14:48
Taggar: dollar, home sales, market

USD/JPY ? Steady as Markets Eye Japanese Consumer Spending Data


"USD/JPY is calm on Monday, as the pair continues to trade in the high-101 range late in the European session. Today’s highlight is US Pending Home Sales, with the markets braced for a decline in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-28 14:23
Taggar: home sales, market

Gold Kicks Off Week With a Whimper


"Gold is flat on Monday, as the spot price stands at $1304.37 in the European session. On the release front, it’s a quiet day, highlighted by Pending Home Sales. In the US, a mostly positive week..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-28 13:00
Taggar: durable goods, gold, goods orders, home sales

EUR/USD ? Unchanged As Dollar Remains Firm


"EUR/USD is unchanged on Monday, as the pair trades quietly in the mid-1.34 range in the European session. On the release front, it’s a very quiet start to the week, with just two releases out of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-28 10:59
Taggar: home sales

US Jobless Claims Lowest in 8 Years Hint at Recovery


"The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell to the lowest level in nearly 8-1/2 years last week, suggesting the labor market recovery was gaining traction. But other data..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-24 19:10
Taggar: employment, home sales, market

GBP/USD ? Pound Decline Continues, Dips Below 1.70


"GBP/USD continues to lose ground on Thursday. The pair has dropped under the 1.70 line for the first time since late June. On the release front, British Retail Sales improved in June, posting a weak g..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-24 17:55
Taggar: employment, home sales, retail sales

USD/CAD ? Rangebound Trade Continues


"The Canadian dollar has been listless this week, and the trend continued on Thursday, as the pair trades in the mid-1.07 range in the North American session. Looking at today’s releases, US Unem..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-24 17:17
Taggar: dollar, employment, home sales

AUD/USD ? Stable as US Key Releases a Mix


"AUD/USD has posted slight losses on Thursday, as the pair trades in the low-0.94 range early in the North American session. Looking at today’s releases, US Unemployment Claims sparkled, dropping..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-24 16:38
Taggar: employment, home sales

Gold Under Pressure, Dips Under $1300


"Gold has dipped under the key level of $1300, as the spot price stands at $1298.67 per ounce late the European session. The metal has now slipped about 2% in little over a week. In the US, Unemploymen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-24 15:04
Taggar: employment, gold, home sales

Gold Stops Retreat Awaits Geopolitical Climate


"Gold held above a three-day low in New York as investors weighed tension over the downing of a passenger aircraft in Ukraine against the outlook for an improving U.S. economy. The dollar was little ch..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-23 14:37
Taggar: currencies, dollar, economy, gold, home sales

Asian Equities Higher


"Asian stock markets rose for a second session on Wednesday thanks to a positive lead from Wall Street and as risk aversion over recent geopolitical tensions continued to ease. U.S. stocks rose on Tues..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-23 04:09
Taggar: home sales, market, price index, rate

U.S. Consumer Prices Rise


"The cost of living in the U.S. rose at a slower pace in June and home sales climbed to an eight-month high, showing the economy is generating little price pressure as growth accelerates. The consumer..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-23 02:48
Taggar: economy, home sales, price index, rate

Asian Equities Higher with Eyes on Australian CPI


"Asian stock markets opened higher for a second session on Wednesday thanks to a positive lead from Wall Street overnight. U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday lifting the S&P 500 to a record, following so..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-23 02:40
Taggar: home sales, market, price index, rate

USD/JPY: Little Reaction to Weak US CPI


"USD/JPY is stable on Tuesday, as the pair trades in the mid-101 range early in the North American session. On the release front, US CPI posted a weak gain of 0.1% last month. Today’s other key r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-22 15:46
Taggar: cpi, home sales

AUD/USD: Aussie Rises on Weak US CPI


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

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

Gold Stable Ahead of Key US Data


"Gold has edged lower on Tuesday, as the spot price stands at $1306.09 per ounce in the European session. On the release front, it’s a busy day in the US, highlighted by Core CPI and Existing Hom..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-22 13:47
Taggar: cpi, gold, home sales, market

EUR/USD: Euro Dips on Gaza, Ukraine Tensions


"EUR/USD has lost ground on Tuesday, as the pair trades below the low-1.35 line in the European session. Continuing violence in Gaza and Ukraine has lent support to the safe-haven US dollar. On the rel..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-07-22 11:33
Taggar: cpi, dollar, home sales

GBP/USD ? Pound Jumps on Rate Hike Expectations, Sharp US Data


"The British pound has surged on Monday, gaining about 100 points on the day, as GBP/USD has broken above the 1.71 line in the North American session. On the release front, US Pending Home Sales soared..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-30 17:51
Taggar: dollar, home sales, point, pound

USD/CAD ? Little Movement on Listless Canadian GDP


"USD/CAD is showing little movement on Monday, as the pair trades in the high-1.06 range early in the North American session. On the release front, Canadian GDP posted a weak gain of 0.1%, while US Pen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-30 16:42
Taggar: chicago pmi, home sales

AUD/USD ? Stable as Aussie New Home Sales Plunges


"The Australian dollar continues to trade very close to the 0.94 level at the start of the new trading week. The currency managed to shrug off dismal housing data, as HIA New Home Sales declined by 4.3..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-30 15:54
Taggar: currency, dollar, home sales, trading

Gold Calm at Start of Week


"Gold is showing little movement on Monday, continuing the trend that marked most of last week’s trading. In the European session, the spot price is at $1314.92 per ounce. On the release front, t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-30 13:30
Taggar: gold, home sales, market, trading

EUR/USD ? Little Change As German CPI Steady


"EUR/USD has started the trading week quietly, as the pair trades in the mid-1.36 range in Monday’s European session. On the release front, Eurozone CPI Flash Estimate was within expectations, bu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-30 13:22
Taggar: cpi, home sales, market, retail sales, trading

GBP/USD: Dollar Gains on Superb US Housing Numbers


"GBP/USD is showing some weakness on Tuesday, as the pair has dipped below the key 1.70 line. On the release front, BOE Governor Mark Carney said that any rise in hikes would be a gradual process. BBA..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-24 17:58
Taggar: home sales

USD/CAD: Flat as Markets Eye Key US Numbers


"USD/CAD is listless on Tuesday, as  the pair continues to trade in the mid-1.07 range early in the North American session. The loonie has enjoyed an excellent June, gaining over two cents against its..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-24 17:03
Taggar: consumer confidence, home sales, loonie

Rally of EUR/USD Fails due to US Sentiment & Housing Data


"EUR/USD attempted to rally today, ignoring the disappointing report about German business climate (event A on the chart), but the rally failed after the release of&#..."

AUD/USD ? Modest Losses Ahead of US Housing, Consumer Confidence Data


"The Australian dollar has lost ground on Tuesday, giving up the gains made a day earlier. Early in the North American  session, the pair is trading slightly shy of the 0.94 line. In the US, today̵..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-24 15:38
Taggar: consumer confidence, dollar, home sales, trading

USD/JPY: Quiet As Markets Eye Key US Data


"The Japanese yen is steady on Tuesday, as the pair trades just below the 102 level. On the release front, the only Japanese event is the Corporate Services Price Index, with another strong gain expect..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-24 15:05
Taggar: consumer confidence, home sales, price index, rate

UK Bankers Association Says Mortgage Applications Drop


"Home sales hit their highest level of the year in May but a banking group says the “heat is coming out of the housing market”. Some 100,360 homes were sold in the UK during the month, up f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-24 14:47
Taggar: bank, home sales, market

Gold Moves Higher on Iraq, Ukraine Concerns


"Gold has posted gains on Tuesday, with the spot price at $1325.33 per ounce late in the European session. The precious metal has moved higher thanks to tensions in Iraq and Ukraine. On the release fro..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-24 13:43
Taggar: consumer confidence, gold, home sales

U.S. Dollar Falls on Yellen Rates Pledge


"The dollar extended its streak of declines to the longest since April before reports this week forecast to show orders for durable goods declined and a smaller gain in new home sales in the world?s la..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-24 08:47
Taggar: currency, dollar, durable goods, economy, home sales, report

Asian Equities Higher after Positive U.S. Data


"Asian stocks were mostly higher on Tuesday following a mixed morning session but gains were capped as traders continued to monitor developments in Iraq and Ukraine. Sentiment rose following a raft of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-24 08:31
Taggar: home sales

GBP/USD: Steady Pound Remains Above 1.70 Level


"GBP/USD is trading quietly at the start of the week, continuing the trend we saw for most of last week. Early in the North American session, the pair is trading slightly above the 1.70 line. On the re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-23 16:50
Taggar: home sales, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Gains on Chinese Manufacturing PMI


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

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

Gold Remains Above $1300 on Iraqi Turmoil


"Gold is stable on Monday, following sharp gains last week, when the metal gained about 2.8% against the dollar. The metal remains above the $1300 level as the fighting in Iraq continues. On the releas..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-23 13:20
Taggar: dollar, gold, home sales

EUR/USD: Euro Steady as PMIs Disappoint


"EUR/USD is stable on Monday, as the pair trades slightly below the 1.36 line in the European session. On the release front, the week started off on a sour note as Eurozone, German and French PMIs all..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-23 12:46
Taggar: home sales

U.S. Dollar Drops Toward Month Low


"A gauge of the dollar was set for the lowest close in a month before data this week that may show U.S. manufacturing and new home sales slowed, supporting the case for the Federal Reserve to hold rate..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-23 06:44
Taggar: dollar, home sales, rate

U.S. Housing in the News This Week


"Widely watched measures of existing home sales and new home sales this week, as well as the latest release of the S&P Case-Shiller Housing Price Index, are expected to shed fresh light on the sta..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-06-23 05:12
Taggar: economy, home sales, market, price index

AUD/USD ? Aussie Gains On Dismal US GDP


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

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

Gold Steady After Mixed US Numbers


"Gold prices continues to trade at its lowest levels since February, with a spot price of $1255.27 per ounce in Friday’s European session. The metal has not reacted to a decline in US GDP in Q1..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-30 12:33
Taggar: employment, gold, home sales

EUR/USD Rebounds as US Economy Contracts


"EUR/USD gained today after two sessions of losses as US gross domestic product declined last quarter, demonstrating the first drop since 2011. As for other indicators, pending..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-29 17:57
Taggar: home sales, indicators

USD/CAD ? Loonie Gains As US GDP Contracts


"The Canadian dollar has posted gains on Thursday, as USD/CAD trades in the mid-1.08 range in the North American session. It has been a busy day on the release front. In the US, Unemployment Claims dro..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-29 17:56
Taggar: dollar, employment, home sales

AUD/USD ? Higher As Australian Data Mixed


"AUD/USD has posted gains on Thursday and is trading close to the 0.93 line early in the North American session. On the release front, it’s been a busy day in both Australia and the US. In Austra..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-29 16:31
Taggar: home sales, trading

Japan?s Topix Index at Seven Week High


"Japan?s Topix index rose to a seven-week high as the yen held declines and U.S. stocks climbed to a record after new home sales data buoyed optimism about the world?s largest economy. Electrical-appli..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-26 10:00
Taggar: economy, home sales

Asian Equities Higher following S&P 500?s High


"Asian stocks rose on Monday after the S&P 500 closed at a record high on Friday and as geopolitical risks faded following a victory for billionaire Petro Poroshenko in Ukrainian elections. A bett..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-26 04:29
Taggar: home sales, point, report

Gold Prices Flat After Weak US Numbers


"Gold has had an uneventful week and continues to be listless on Friday. In the European session, the spot price stands at $1291.17 per ounce. On Thursday, gold pushed above the $1300 level but was una..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-23 12:49
Taggar: gold, home sales, market

USD/JPY ? Little Movement After Low-Key Fed Minutes


"The Japanese yen has edged higher on Thursday, as USD/JPY continues to trade in the mid-101 range. In the US, the Federal Reserve minutes were cautious in tone, eliciting little reaction from the mark..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-22 13:54
Taggar: employment, home sales, market

Gold Pushing Towards $1300


"Gold has posted modest gains on Thursday, as the spot price stands at $1297.77 per ounce in the European session. In the US, it’s been a quiet week, but we’ll get a look at some key indica..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-22 12:56
Taggar: employment, gold, home sales, indicators

Fed and BOE Minutes in the Week Ahead


"The Federal Reserve will release minutes from its April meeting at which the Federal Open Market Committee said it would cut bond buying as the economy picks up after winter weather slowed first-quart..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-19 06:44
Taggar: bank, economy, home sales, market

China?s Slowdown Deepens


"China’s economic slowdown deepened with unexpected decelerations in industrial-output and investment growth and a decline in home sales, testing policy makers? reluctance to step up monetary sti..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-13 15:19
Taggar: home sales, investment

Australia New Homes Sales Climb Strongly


"Australian new home sales rose strongly in the first quarter of 2014 with boom conditions evident in the north-eastern state of Queensland where house sales surged 20.8% over the three months. Nationa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-05-02 05:39
Taggar: home sales

U.S. Housing Recovery Struggles


"A housing recovery that was expected to accelerate this year is instead sputtering. And no, you can’t just blame the weather. Sharp increases in home prices in much of the USA, along with higher..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-30 07:31
Taggar: home sales, rate

GBP/USD ? Stuck At 1.68 As US Housing Numbers Jump


"GBP/USD has started the week on a quiet note, as the pair trades just above the 1.68 line. The pair has showed little movement for over a week. On the release front, there is just one event on the sch..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-28 17:33
Taggar: home sales, market

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

USD/JPY ? Steady As Japanese Retail Sales Surge


"USD/JPY has edged higher on Monday, as the pair trades in the low-102 range in the European session. Japanese releases started off the week on a positive note, as Retail Sales posted its strongest gai..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-28 14:55
Taggar: home sales, market, retail sales

US Home Sales Drop in March


"Sales of new U.S. single-family homes tumbled to their lowest level in eight months in March, dealing a setback to the housing market recovery. The Commerce Department said on Wednesday sales dropped..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-23 17:27
Taggar: home sales, market, rate

Data Factor Heats Up


"April Flash PMI results are out for the euro area, China and United States.  Other market-moving data released today are Australian consumer prices, U.S. new home sales, Ezone deficit- and debt-to-GDP..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-23 17:19
Taggar: dollar, home sales, market

USD/CAD ? Flat As Canadian Retail Sales Slip


"The Canadian dollar continues to have an uneventful week as USD/CAD trades in the mid-1.10 range in Wednesday’s North American session. Canadian retail sales numbers dropped in March, but did ma..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-23 17:11
Taggar: dollar, home sales, market, retail sales

GBP/USD ? Pound Dips After BOE Minutes


"GBP/USD has reversed directions on Wednesday, dipping below the 1.68 line. In UK releases, the BOE minutes from its last policy meeting pointed to disagreements over the economy. Public Sector Net Bor..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-23 16:48
Taggar: economy, home sales, market, point, pound

AUD/USD ? Aussie Tumbles On Disappointing CPI


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

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

EUR/USD ? Gains As Eurozone, German PMIs Point Up


"EUR/USD has posted gains in Wednesday trading, as the pair has climbed to the mid-1.38 range in the European session. Eurozone and German PMIs beat their estimates, although the French releases fell s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-23 13:37
Taggar: day trading, home sales, market, point, trading

US House Sales Drop To 1 Year Low


"U.S. home resales fell to their lowest level in more than 1-1/2 years in March, but there were signs a recent downward trend that has plagued the housing market may be drawing to an end. The National..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-22 19:50
Taggar: home sales, market, rate

GBP/USD ? Pound Moves Higher Despite Solid US Numbers


"GBP/USD has posted gains on Tuesday, pushing past the 1.68 line. In the US, Existing Home Sales remained steady and the Richmond Manufacturing Index surged in March. As well, the House Price Index, a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-22 17:36
Taggar: home sales, market, pound, price index

USD/CAD ? Unchanged As Canadian Wholesale Sales Jumps


"The Canadian dollar is almost unchanged on Tuesday, as USD/CAD trades just above the 1.10 line in the North American session. On the release front, Canadian Wholesale Sales hit a four-month high. Ther..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-22 16:48
Taggar: dollar, home sales, market

AUD/USD ? Firm Ahead of US Housing Sales


"AUD/USD has posted slight gains in Tuesday trading. The pair continues to trade at high levels, as the pair remains in the mid-0.93 range early in the North American session. On the release front, Tue..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-22 15:57
Taggar: day trading, home sales, market, trading

USD/JPY ? Slight Losses Ahead of US Housing Numbers


"The Japanese yen remains at high levels, as USD/JPY continues to trade in the mid-102 range. In economic news, it’s a quiet day on the release front. Today’s key US event is Existing Home..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-22 15:29
Taggar: home sales, market

Gold Prices Steady As Markets Back in Action


"Gold prices are flat in Tuesday trading, as the markets return to action after the Easter holiday. In the European session, the spot price is $1291.69. On the release front, today’s key event is..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-22 14:00
Taggar: day trading, gold, home sales, market, trading

Gold Prices Steady As Markets Back in Action After Easter Holiday


"Gold prices are flat in Tuesday trading, as the markets return to action after the Easter holiday. In the European session, the spot price is $1291.69. On the release front, today’s key event is..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-22 14:00
Taggar: day trading, gold, home sales, market, trading

EUR/USD ? Slight Gains As Euro Pushes Above 1.38


"EUR/USD is showing limited movement in Tuesday trade, as the pair sticks close to the 1.38 line. It’s been a quiet week so far, as the European markets were closed on Monday for the Easter break..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-04-22 13:10
Taggar: consumer confidence, home sales, market

AUD/USD ? Shrugs Off Sharp New Home Sales


"AUD/USD has posted slight losses in Monday trading, as the pair trades in the low-92 range. In economic news, Australian HIA New Home Sales posted its best numbers in three months. Private Sector Cred..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-31 15:28
Taggar: chicago pmi, day trading, home sales, market, trading

USD/JPY ? Solid Japanese Retail Sales, CPI fail to Move Yen


"USD/JPY has edged higher in Friday trading, as the pair trades in the low-102 range. In economic news, Japanese Retail Sales and CPI numbers were solid, but Household Spending surprised the markets wi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-28 17:04
Taggar: cpi, day trading, employment, home sales, market, retail sales, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Slide Continues After Solid US Employment, GDP Numbers


"EUR/USD continues to lose ground on Friday, as the pair is struggling to stay above the 1.37 line in the European session. The euro has lost over one cent since Tuesday and remains under pressure. In..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-28 11:42
Taggar: employment, home sales, market, point

GBP/USD ? Strong UK Retail Sales Boosts Pound


"The British pound continues to move higher against the US dollar, as it has throughout the week. GBP/USD is trading above the 1.66 line in the North American session. On the release front, British Ret..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-27 18:50
Taggar: dollar, employment, home sales, market, point, pound, retail sales, trading

USD/CAD ? Loonie Rally Continues As US Unemployment Claims Shine


"USD/CAD continues to drop, as the pair trades in the mid-1.10 range on Thursday. In Thursday news, US Unemployment Claims continue to drop, but Pending Home Sales disappointed with its second decline..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-27 18:27
Taggar: employment, home sales, loonie, market, point

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


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

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

USD/JPY ? Modest Gains Ahead of US Unemployment Claims


"USD/JPY has edged higher in Thursday trading, as the pair has pushed into 102 territory. In the US, there are two key events, Unemployment Claims and Pending Home Sales. As well, we’ll get a loo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-27 15:02
Taggar: cpi, day trading, employment, home sales, market, trading

USD/CAD ? Little Movement As US Manufacturing Numbers Mixed


"USD/CAD has edged lower in Tuesday trading, as the pair trades in the high-1.11 range. On the release front, US data pointed in both directions on Tuesday. Consumer Confidence sparkled, hitting a six-..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-26 18:03
Taggar: consumer confidence, day trading, home sales, market, point, trading

USD/CAD ? Slight Losses As US Posts Mixed Numbers


"USD/CAD has edged lower in Tuesday trading, as the pair trades in the high-1.11 range. On the release front, US data pointed in both directions on Tuesday. Consumer Confidence sparkled, hitting a six-..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-25 17:02
Taggar: consumer confidence, home sales, market, point, trading

AUD/USD ? Steady As US Posts Mixed Data


"AUD/USD has edged higher in Tuesday trading, as the pair trades in the mid-0.91 range early in the North American session. On the release front, US numbers were a mix. Consumer Confidence sparkled, hi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-25 16:38
Taggar: consumer confidence, day trading, home sales, market, trading

USD/JPY ? Little Movement Ahead of Key US Data


"USD/JPY continues to show little activity this week. The pair is trading above the 102 line in Tuesday’s European session. Today’s sole release out of Japan is the Corporate Services Price..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-03-25 14:37
Taggar: consumer confidence, home sales, market, price index, rate, trading

US Pending Homes Rise in January


"Contracts to buy previously owned U.S. homes edged up in January after a weather-related hit at the end of last year, offering hope the housing recovery would get back on track. The National Associati..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-28 18:20
Taggar: home sales, market

GBP/USD ? Pound Pushes Above 1.67 Ahead of Key US Numbers


"The British pound has posted slight gains on Friday. In the European session, the GBP/USD is trading in the low-1.67 range. Taking a look at economic news, British Nationwide HPI matched the forecast..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-28 15:32
Taggar: chicago pmi, home sales, market, pound, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Drifting Ahead of Key US Data


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

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

US Home Sales Rise in January


"U.S. sales of new homes rebounded in January to the fastest pace in more than five years, offering hopes that housing could be regaining momentum after a slowdown last year caused by rising interest r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-27 17:48
Taggar: home sales, market, rate

EUR/USD ? Euro Slide Continues After Strong US Housing Data


"EUR/USD had a quiet start to the week, but the pair has coughed up about 100 points since Tuesday. In Thursday’s European session, the euro is trading in the mid-1.36 range. The dollar received..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-27 14:41
Taggar: dollar, employment, home sales, market, point, trading

WTI Crude ? Strong Rally Seen But Bears Still In Charge Below 103.0


"Crude oil recovered yesterday – not a surprising move given that Tuesday’s decline was a tad too aggressive without any strong justification. Furthermore, there were positive economic numb..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-27 07:03
Taggar: bear, home sales, market, oil

EUR/USD Drops to 1.3685 as U.S. Home Sales Gain


"The dollar rose the most against the euro this month as new-homes sales unexpectedly rose last month, boosting speculation Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen will reiterate the central bank?s plan to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-27 05:51
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, home sales, market, rate

U.S. Dollar Maintains Strength


"The U.S. dollar held near two-week highs against a basket of major currencies early on Thursday, after rallying overnight even as U.S. Treasury yields fell further. Traders said the move was a bit of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-27 05:33
Taggar: currencies, dollar, home sales, market, point, report

GBP/USD ? Lower As US New Home Sales Jumps


"The British pound has lost ground on Wednesday, wiping out the gains that the currency posted earlier in the week. Early in the North American session, the pair is trading in the low-1.67 range. In ec..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-26 18:55
Taggar: currency, home sales, market, pound, trading

US Data Surprise Positively for a Change, EUR/USD Drops


"US economic fundamentals provided a pleasant surprise for a change today, following a string of worse-than-expected reports, as new home sales grew instead of fallin..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-26 18:49
Taggar: forex, forex market, home sales, market, report

USD/CAD ? Loonie Flirts With 1.11


"The Canadian dollar has edged lower on Wednesday. In the North American session, USD/CAD is trading at the 1.11 line. In the US, it’s a quiet day, with just two releases on the schedule, led by..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-26 18:00
Taggar: dollar, home sales, loonie, market, point, trading

USD/CAD ? Loonie Flirts With 1.11


"The Canadian dollar has edged lower on Wednesday. In the North American session, USD/CAD is trading at the 1.11 line. In the US, it’s a quiet day, with just two releases on the schedule, led by..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-26 18:00
Taggar: dollar, home sales, loonie, market, point, trading

AUD/USD ? Lower As Australian Construction Numbers Slip


"The Australian dollar has lost ground on Wednesday, as AUD/USD has dipped below the key 0.90 level. In economic news, Australian Construction Work Done disappointed, declining 1.0% in January. Over in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-26 16:21
Taggar: dollar, home sales, market, point, trading

USD/JPY ? Rangebound In Cautious Trading


"USD/JPY has shown little activity this week, and we’re seeing more of the same on Wednesday, as the pair trades in the low-102 range in the European session. On the release front, there are only..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-26 14:13
Taggar: home sales, market, trading

EUR/USD ? Little Movement As German Consumer Confidence Shines


"EUR/USD has looked listless all week long and we?re seeing more of the same on Wednesday, as the pair continues to trade in the mid-1.37 range. German Consumer Confidence continues to rise and posted ..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-26 13:52
Taggar: consumer confidence, home sales, market

GBP/USD ? Pound Choppy At Start of Week


"GBP/USD has shown some movement in both directions on Monday, but has been unable to sustain any momentum. In the North American session, the pair is trading in the mid-1.66 range. On Friday, US Exist..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-24 18:46
Taggar: home sales, market, pound, trading

USD/CAD ? Loonie Starts Off Week with Gains


"Early in the North American session, the pair is back below the 1.11 level.  In economic news, US Existing Home Sales ended the week on a sour note, as the key indicator slumped to its lowest level si..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-24 18:16
Taggar: home sales, inflation, loonie, market, retail sales

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


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

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

USD/JPY ? Yen Steady At Start of Week


"USD/JPY has started the week with little movement, as the pair trades in the mid-102 range on Monday. On Friday, Existing Home Sales disappointed on Friday, as the key indicator slumped to its lowest..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-24 14:35
Taggar: home sales, market, point, rate

AUD/USD ? Slight Losses Ahead Of Key US Housing Data


"The Australian dollar remains under pressure and has dipped below the 0.90 line in Friday trading. In economic news, it’s a very quiet day, with only two US releases. The markets will be hoping..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-21 15:31
Taggar: day trading, dollar, home sales, market, trading

USD/JPY ? Little Movement As BOJ Releases Minutes


"USD/JPY has edged higher, as the pair trades in the mid-102 range in Friday trading. In economic news, the BOJ minutes indicated that the Bank plans to continue its aggressive monetary policy. In the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-21 14:03
Taggar: bank, cpi, day trading, employment, home sales, market, trading

Tightening Measures Working Too Well? SG Private Home Sales Down 72.1% Y/Y


"New private home sales in Singapore remained in the doldrums in January, as developers held back launches and lending restrictions depressed demand. According to data from the Urban Redevelopment Auth..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-02-18 03:09
Taggar: home sales, market

After the Taper and Before the GDP Release


"The Federal Reserve reduced its QE3 stimulus for a second time on Wednesday, and now investors await today’s release of 4Q U.S. GDP data as well as weekly jobless insurance claims and monthly pe..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2014-01-30 15:06
Taggar: home sales, market

Singapore Home Sales Fall 48 Percent Due to Government Actions


"Singapore?s home sales fell 48 percent in October from a year ago, signaling that the government?s efforts to cool the property market are working. Home sales slid to 1,009 units last month compared w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-11-15 16:52
Taggar: home sales, market

EUR/USD ? Euro Edges Lower Ahead of Key US Releases


"EUR/USD has edged lower in Tuesday trading. The pair is trading in the mid-1.37 range in the European session. US releases continue to disappoint – this time it was Pending Home Sales, which tum..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-29 15:49
Taggar: day trading, home sales, market, point, trading

GBP/USD ? Little Movement as Pending Home Sales Plunges


"The British pound has picked up where it left off last week and is showing little movement in Monday trading. In the North American session, GBP/USD is trading in the mid-1.61 range. Taking a look at..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-28 17:03
Taggar: day trading, home sales, market, point, pound, trading

US Pending Homes Sales Plummet


"Fewer Americans than forecast signed contracts to buy previously owned homes in September, the fourth straight month of declines, as rising mortgage rates slowed momentum in the housing market. The in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-28 16:43
Taggar: home sales, market, rate

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..."

AUD/USD ? Aussie Slide Continues Despite Weak US Unemployment Claims


"AUD/USD continues to lose ground in Thursday trading. Early in the North American session, the pair has slipped below the 0.96 line. European session. In the US , Unemployment Claims was a disappointm..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-24 15:59
Taggar: aussie, day trading, employment, home sales, market, point, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen Pressuring Greenback Ahead of Unemployment Claims


"The yen continues to post gains against the US dollar in Thursday trading. In the European session, the pair is trading in the mid-97 range. The markets will have plenty of data to sort through on Thu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-24 14:17
Taggar: day trading, dollar, employment, home sales, market, trade balance, trading

USD/JPY ? Dollar Edges Higher Ahead of Non-Farm Payrolls


"USD/JPY continues to edge higher on Tuesday. The pair is pointing upwards for a third straight day, as the dollar makes up for sharp losses sustained last week. In Tuesday’s European session, th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-22 13:17
Taggar: dollar, home sales, market, point, trading

EUR/USD ? Almost Unchanged Ahead of Non-Farm Payrolls


"EUR/USD is showing very little change on Tuesday, continuing the lack of movement we have seen since the beginning of the week. In Tuesday’s European session, the pair is trading in the mid-1.36..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-22 12:37
Taggar: employment, home sales, market, rate, trading

Existing U.S. Home Sales fall in September


"Home sales cooled in September because of higher interest rates, and the recent government shutdown may put a damper on activity for this month, too. Existing home sales dropped 1.9% in September to a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-22 05:34
Taggar: home sales, market, rate

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


"It’s been a very quiet Monday in the currency markets, and GBP/USD is no exception. In the North American session, the pair is trading in the mid-1.61 range. In economic news, US Existing Home S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-21 17:22
Taggar: currency, home sales, market, point, trading

USD/CAD ? Rangebound As Markets Eye Non-Farm Payrolls


"It’s been a very quiet Monday in the currency markets, and USD/CAD is showing almost no change. In the North American session, the pair is trading very close to the 1.03 line. In economic news, ..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-21 16:38
Taggar: currency, home sales, market, point, trading

AUD/USD ? Almost Unchanged As Markets Eye Await US Housing Data


"AUD/USD has edged higher as we begin the new trading week. The pair is trading in the mid-0.96 range early in Monday’s North American session. In economic news, it’s a slow start to the we..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-21 16:02
Taggar: home sales, market, trading

USD/JPY ? Dollar Edges Up as Japanese Trade Deficit Widens


"USD/JPY has edged higher as we begin the new trading week. The pair is trading slightly above the 98 line in Monday’s European session. In economic news, the Japanese trade deficit widened, hitt..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-21 14:56
Taggar: dollar, home sales, market, trading

EUR/USD ? Little Movement To Start Off Week


"After rising to eight-month highs last week, EUR/USD is showing little change as we start the new trading week. The pair is trading in the high-1.36 range in Monday?s European session. With the crisis..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-21 13:26
Taggar: home sales, market, trading

U.S. Dollar Weakens as Fed Signals Taper Delay


"The dollar was set for a weekly drop versus its 16 major counterparts as Federal Reserve officials signal a delay in stimulus reduction before reports next week that may show U.S. home sales and confi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-18 08:10
Taggar: dollar, home sales, market, report

Singapore ? Sep Private Home Sales Reverses Aug Decline


"Sales of new private homes in Singapore rose for the second-straight month in September as firm demand for suburban housing lifted the city-state’s real-estate market off a recent slump. Private..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-10-16 10:11
Taggar: home sales, market

US Pending Home Drop 1.6 Percent in August


"U.S. home buyers signed fewer contracts to purchase existing homes in August, as higher mortgage rates and higher home prices weighed on housing affordability. So-called pending home sales fell 1.6 pe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-26 17:33
Taggar: home sales, rate, report

GBP/USD ? Pound Pushes Above 1.60 After Strong UK Sales Data


"GBP/USD has rebounded from Tuesday’s losses and has crossed back above the significant 1.60 level. In Wednesday’s European session, the pair is trading in the mid-1.60 range. The pound rec..."

USD/CAD ? Strong Canadian Retail Sales Fails To Boost Loonie


"USD/CAD continues to trade close to the 1.03 level in Wednesday trading. On Tuesday, Canada posted strong retail sales data, while US consumer confidence numbers were sluggish. Later today, the US rel..."

AUD/USD ? Aussie Losses Continue Ahead of Key US Releases


"The Australian dollar is lower in Wednesday trading, as the currency continues to lose ground to the US dollar. In the European session, the pair was trading in the mid-0.93 range. In economic news,  ..."

USD/JPY ? Yen Lower Despite Upbeat Inflation Data


"USD/JPY has weakened in Wednesday trading. The pair has dropped to the mid-98 range in Wednesday’s European session. In economic news, Japanese inflation indicators continue to point upwards, as..."

EUR/USD ? Markets Await Key US Housing, Mfg. Numbers


"EUR/USD is showing little movement in Wednesday trading, as the pair continues to trade in the high 1.34-range in the European session. On Monday, German Ifo Consumer Climate climbed slightly and matc..."

USD/JPY near 98.50 as U.S. Budget Talks Spur Haven Appeal


"The yen and dollar held gains versus most major peers as stocks in Asia and the U.S. dropped amid concern over budget talks that risk a federal government shutdown, sparking demand for haven currencie..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-25 04:43
Taggar: currencies, dollar, home sales, market

Singapore Home Sales Expected To Head Lower


"Singapore?s jump in private home sales last month was only a temporary reprieve for developers as the government?s cooling measures take root and mortgage rates begin to rise. The city?s housing sales..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-09-17 02:49
Taggar: bank, home sales, rate

USD/JPY ? Yen Losing Ground Over Syria Tensions


"USD/JPY continues to move higher, as markets jitters continue regarding a likely military strike by the US against Syria. The pair has been marching upwards since Wednesday and is trading in the low-9..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-29 15:22
Taggar: cpi, home sales, indicators, market, retail sales, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Continues to Slide on Syria Fears


"The euro continues to lose ground in Thursday trading, as market uncertainty continues over a likely US strike against Syria. EUR/USD dropped below the 1.33 line in the Asian session and is trading in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-29 13:04
Taggar: day trading, employment, home sales, market, trading

AUD/USD Technicals ? Attempting To Hit 0.898 from 0.894 bounce


"We have mixed economic numbers from Australia this morning. HIA New Home Sales showed a M/M fall of 4.7%, a reverse of fortune for June’s 3.4% gain. Private Capital Expenditures on the hand was..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-29 06:30
Taggar: bull, home sales, trading

EUR/USD Dips as USA Threatens to Atack Syria


"EUR/USD sank today as tensions between the United States and Syria made investors stick to safer assets. Today’s US macroeconomic data was not good at all, but it did no..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-28 17:49
Taggar: dollar, home sales

GBP/USD ? Pound Under Pressure Despite Weak US Housing Data


"GBP/USD has edged lower in Wednesday trading. The pair is trading in the low-1.55 range in Wednesday?s North American session. The pound briefly dropped below the 1.55 line but has recovered. Taking a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-28 17:30
Taggar: day trading, home sales, point, pound, trading

USD/CAD ? Rangebound as US Housing Numbers Disappoint


"USD/CAD has shown very little movement so far this week, and the trend is continuing in Wednesday trading. Early in the North American session, the pair is trading just below the 1.05 line. Taking a l..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-28 16:42
Taggar: day trading, home sales, point, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Slide Continues, Tests 89 Line


"AUD/USD has been moving in a downward direction all week, and this trend is continuing in Wednesday trading. The pair briefly dipped below the 0.89 line as the Australian dollar continues to struggle..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-28 15:43
Taggar: day trading, dollar, home sales, point, trading

EUR/USD ? Little Change as Markets Eye US Housing Release


"EUR/USD has not shown much movement this week, and this trend is continuing on trading in Wednesday trading. The pair is trading in the mid-1.33 range in the European session. In economic news, the US..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-28 12:32
Taggar: home sales, market, point, trading

Gold Adds Volatility After US Home Sales Decline


"Gold swung between gains and losses after climbing to the highest level since June as investors weighed the outlook for stimulus in the U.S., with a slump in new-home sales boosting the case for susta..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-26 17:19
Taggar: bull, gold, home sales, trading

EUR/USD ? Dollar Firm Despite Weak US Housing Data


"EUR/USD has continued on Monday where it left off last week, as the pair trades quietly in the mid-1.33 range in Monday’s European trading. On Friday, US New Home Sales looked awful, plunging to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-26 13:06
Taggar: dollar, durable goods, goods orders, home sales, market, trading

Gold Technicals ? Remaining Bullish Despite 1,400 Rejection


"Gold Prices rallied up strongly last Friday following a larger than expected fall in US New Home Sales. This is the first time in the past 4 months which New Home Sales actually came in lower than exp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-26 07:15
Taggar: gold, home sales

Asian Stocks Higher after Weaker U.S. Housing Data


"Asian stocks rose for a second day after a slump in U.S. home sales eased speculation the Federal Reserve will reduce economic stimulus next month. Belle International Holdings Ltd., a retailer of wom..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-26 04:58
Taggar: gold, home sales, report

Gold Prices Higher on Lower US Home Sales


"Gold swung between gains and losses after climbing to the highest level since June as investors weighed the outlook for stimulus in the U.S., with a slump in new-home sales boosting the case for susta..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-26 04:04
Taggar: bull, gold, home sales, trading

AUD/USD ? Under Pressure as Markets Eye US Housing Release


"The Australian dollar continues to struggle against the US dollar and finds itself slightly below the 0.90 line in Friday’s European session. The Aussie has lost about two cents against the US d..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-23 14:49
Taggar: aussie, dollar, home sales

USD/JPY ? Unchanged As Markets Eye US Housing Numbers


"After strong gains on Thursday, USD/JPY has settled down, as the pair tests the 99 line in Friday trading. It’s a very light schedule on Friday, with today’s highlight being US New Home Sa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-23 12:50
Taggar: day trading, home sales, market, trading

EUR/USD ? Settles Down As Markets Await US Housing Data


"After some sharp movement in mid-week trading, EUR/USD has steadied, as the pair trades quietly in the mid-1.33 range in Friday trading. In economic releases, US Unemployment Claims, a key release, lo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-23 12:01
Taggar: day trading, employment, finance, home sales, market, trading

USD/JPY ? Dollar Broadly Higher After Strong Housing Data, FOMC Minutes


"The US dollar posted strong gains against the yen on Thursday, continuing the trend which began on Wednesday. USD/JPY has gained over 100 points since early Wednesday and is trading in the high-98 ran..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-22 13:51
Taggar: currency, dollar, employment, home sales, point, trading

GBP/USD ? Pound Moves Higher, Tests 1.57


"The British pound continues to post gains against the retreating dollar. GBP/USD is trading slightly below the 1.57 line in North American trading on Wednesday. In economic releases, UK Public Sector..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-21 18:12
Taggar: dollar, home sales, point, pound, trading

USD/CAD ? Loonie Continues to Drop After Weak Wholesales Sales Release


"The Canadian dollar continues to lose ground against its US counterpart, continuing the trend we’ve seen all week. USD/CAD was trading in the mid-1.04 range in the North American session. The lo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-21 17:08
Taggar: dollar, home sales, loonie, trading

USD/JPY ? Almost Unchanged As Markets Await Fed Minutes


"USD/JPY has had a quiet week and this trend is continuing in Wednesday trading. In the European session, the pair is trading in the mid-97 range. It’s a very quiet start to the week, with just t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-21 14:10
Taggar: day trading, home sales, market, oil, trading

EUR/USD ? Steady As Markets Eye Fed Policy Meeting Minutes


"EUR/USD is steady in Wednesday trading, as the pair was trading slightly below the 1.34 line in the European session. The markets are keeping a close eye on the Federal Reserve, which will release the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-21 13:41
Taggar: day trading, home sales, market, oil, trading

U.S. Home Sales Likely to have climbed to Three-Year High


"Home sales probably increased in July to the highest level in more than three years as growing demand for residential real estate bolsters the expansion, economists said before reports this week. Comb..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-19 02:06
Taggar: economy, home sales, real estate, report

Canada Real Estate Continues to Rise Fears of Bubble Bursting Increase


"Canada’s overheated housing market continues to defy a U.S. style real estate crash, but even the most optimistic of investors are now bracing for pain ahead as prices continuing to rise and dem..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-16 17:12
Taggar: home sales, market, real estate

US Mortgage Applications and Rates Rise


"Potential buyers crept back into the U.S. housing market last week as applications for mortgages edged up, even though rates resumed their ascent, data from an industry group showed on Wednesday. The..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-07 16:21
Taggar: bank, home sales, market, rate

AUD/USD ? Aussie Falls Below Significant 90 Line


"The Australian dollar continues to spiral downwards against its US counterpart. The struggling Aussie dropped below the significant 0.90 level late Wednesday, for the first time since early July.  In..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-08-01 14:38
Taggar: aussie, dollar, employment, home sales

AUD/USD ? Aussie Takes Hit as Building Approvals Plunges


"The Australian dollar lost over one cent on Monday against the US currency, after a dismal release from Australian Building Approvals. In European trade on Tuesday, AUD/USD had dropped below the 0.91..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-30 16:23
Taggar: consumer confidence, currency, dollar, home sales, point

USD/JPY Dollar Dips Below 98 Line


"The Japanese yen continues to look strong and is firmer in Tuesday trading. USD/JPY is trading in the high-97 range in the European session. Monday saw some weak releases out of both Japan and the US..."

GBP/USD ? Pound Loses Ground Despite Strong UK Sales Numbers


"The pound has dropped in Monday trading, as GBP/USD was trading in the mid-1.53 range in the North American session. The UK started off the week on a bright note, as CBI Realized Sales hit a six-month..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-29 17:19
Taggar: day trading, home sales, pound, trading

USD/CAD ? Unchanged as US Posts Weak Housing Numbers


"USD/CAD is unchanged as we begin the new trading week. The pair is trading in the high-1.02 range in the North American session. Monday has a very light schedule, with just one release – US Pend..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-29 16:49
Taggar: dollar, home sales, point, trading

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

USD/JPY ? Yen Moves Below 100 Level


"USD/JPY continues to flirt with the 100 level. The pair has crossed below this crucial barrier and is trading around the 99.70 level is Thursday’s European session. The pair has been trading clo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-25 14:10
Taggar: home sales, inflation, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Edges Lower Despite Positive German Data


"EUR/USD has edged lower in Thursday trading. The pair has dropped below the 1.32 line in the European session and is struggling, despite a positive German release to start off the day. German Ifo Busi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-25 12:45
Taggar: day trading, employment, home sales, point, rate, trading

U.S. Dollar eases as US Yields Rise


"The U.S. dollar eased versus a basket of currencies on Thursday but stayed above a recent one-month low after a rise in U.S. bond yields reminded investors that the Federal Reserve was still closer to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-25 09:31
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, home sales

GBP/USD ? Little Movement as UK Manufacturing Data Matches Expectations


"GBP/USD is having another quiet day, continuing the trend we saw on Tuesday. The pair is trading in the mid-1.53 range in the North American session on Wednesday. In economic news, the only British re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-24 17:39
Taggar: home sales, trading

EUR/USD Gains for Yet Another Day


"EUR/USD advanced today for the fourth consecutive session as almost all today’s reports from Europe were better than forecast. The US data was also good (unlike on the&#..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-24 17:02
Taggar: currency, currency pair, home sales, rate, report

USD/CAD ? Little Change as Markets Eye US Housing Data


"USD/CAD is showing little change on Wednesday. Early in the North American session, the pair is trading slightly below the 1.03 level. This line continues to be the center of attention, as the Canadia..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-24 16:27
Taggar: dollar, home sales, point, trading

EUR/USD ? Steady as Euro PMIs Point Upwards


"EUR/USD is steady on Wednesday, as PMI releases out of Europe were solid. In the European session, the pair is trading in the mid-1.32 range. In economic news, Services and Manufacturing PMIs from Ger..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-24 13:26
Taggar: home sales, market, point, retail sales, trading

U.S. Dollar Near One-Month Low on Weaker Economic Data


"The dollar traded 0.1 percent from a one-month low versus the euro as weaker U.S. economic indicators bolstered the argument for the Federal Reserve to delay a reduction to its bond-buying program. Th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-24 02:58
Taggar: dollar, dollar trade, home sales, indicators, report

US Home Sales Drop Slightly in June


"U.S. sales of previously occupied homes slipped in June to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.08 million but remain near a 3.5-year high. The National Association of Realtors said Monday that sale..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-23 19:49
Taggar: home sales, rate

EUR/USD ? Edges Higher After Weak US Housing Numbers


"EUR/USD edged higher on Tuesday, following the release of disappointing housing numbers out of the US on Monday. The pair pushed above the 1.32 line in the Asian session, but has since dipped below th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-23 09:01
Taggar: home sales, market, point

Ringgit Gains Most in Two Weeks to 3.1646 per U.S. Dollar


"Malaysia?s ringgit strengthened the most in two weeks and bonds rose after a decline in U.S. home sales eased concern the Federal Reserve will rein in monetary stimulus that?s spurred inflows to emerg..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-23 07:13
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, home sales, investment, market

Sales of Existing U.S. Homes Fall in June


"Previously owned home sales fell unexpectedly in June as tight supply and increasing rates for mortgages imperiled the real-estate market recovery in the U.S. Purchases fell 1.2 percent to a 5.08 mill..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-23 03:30
Taggar: home sales, market, rate, report

USD/JPY Below 99.50 as Asian Futures Climb


"Equity futures (HIA) in Hong Kong and Australia rose as investors assessed the outlook for U.S. stimulus amid corporate earnings and falling home sales in the world?s biggest economy. The yen gained a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-23 02:57
Taggar: economy, home sales, rate

GBP/USD ? Pound Just Keeps on Rolling


"The British pound took a brief weekend break, but didn’t miss a step as it continues to post gains against the US dollar. In Monday’s North American session, GBP/USD is trading in the mid-..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-22 17:41
Taggar: dollar, home sales, point, pound, trading

USD/CAD ? Unchanged as Markets Start off Week Quietly


"USD/CAD has started the new trading week quietly. Early in the North American session on Monday, we find the pair trading in the mid-1.03 level. Today’s only release out of the US was Existing H..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-22 16:17
Taggar: home sales, point, trading

AUD/USD ? Almost Unchanged As Week Starts With a Whimper


"The new trading week is starting very quietly, as AUD/USD trades in the low-0.92 range in the European session on Monday. The G20 meeting wrapped up in Moscow on the weekend, and the G20 promised that..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-22 15:32
Taggar: finance, home sales, trading

Strong June US Home Sales Expected


"In an effort to calm down nervous members of Congress, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke promised last week to do regular check-ups of the housing market to make sure higher mortgage rates were no..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-22 03:14
Taggar: home sales, market, rate

Next Week


"Central bank interest rate policy meetings next week are scheduled in Hungary, the Philippines, Turkey and New Zealand. Voters in Japan select their representatives in the upper chamber of parliament..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2013-07-19 18:52
Taggar: bank, home sales, rate

AUD/USD ? Quit Trading Continues as Aussie Shows Little Movement


"AUD/USD continues to have an uneventful week, and is trading in the low-0.92 range in Friday’s European session. On Wednesday, US GDP numbers disappointed, falling well below market expectations..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-28 13:49
Taggar: employment, home sales, market, point, trading

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 ? More Sharp Losses as UK Current Account Falters


"The British pound can’t seem to catch a break. On Wednesday, the pound took hit as the British government announced deep spending cuts. On Thursday, UK Current Account, a key indicator, posted a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-27 17:54
Taggar: employment, home sales, pound

USD/CAD ? Loonie Edges Lower as US Posts Solid Numbers


"USD/CAD has reversed direction on Thursday, as the Canadian dollar is moving higher. Early in the North American session, the pair is trading in the mid-1.04 range. In the US, Unemployment Claims beat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-27 16:50
Taggar: dollar, employment, home sales, market, trading

AUD/USD ? Edges Higher Ahead of Key US Releases


"AUD/USD has edged higher, and is trading in the low-0.93 range in Thursday’s European session. On Wednesday, US GDP numbers disappointed, falling well below market expectations. The markets will..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-27 15:30
Taggar: employment, home sales, market, point, trading

USD/JPY ? Higher Ahead of US Major Releases


"The US dollar has posted gains against the yen in Thursday trading. USD/JPY has pushed back above the 98 line and is trading in the low-98 range in the European session. On Wednesday, US GDP numbers d..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-27 13:58
Taggar: day trading, dollar, employment, home sales, market, point, trading

USD/JPY ? Slightly Lower After Solid US Numbers


"The US dollar failed to take advantage of excellent US releases on Tuesday, as USD/JPY has posted modest losses. In Wednesday’s European session, USD/JPY is trading in the high-97 range. Wednesd..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-26 13:53
Taggar: consumer confidence, dollar, durable goods, home sales, trading

GBP/USD ? Lower After Excellent US Numbers


"GBP/USD has lost ground in Tuesday trading. In the North American session, the pair is trading at the 1.54 level. The dollar gained ground thanks to some very strong US numbers earlier in the day, as..."

US House Prices Jump 12 Percent in May


"The housing recovery continues to pick up steam, as home prices jumped in April, and new home sales hit a five year high in May. But a recent increase in mortgage rates could soon put the brakes on ho..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-25 17:07
Taggar: home sales, market, price index, rate, real estate

AUD/USD ? Under Pressure Ahead of US Key Numbers


"The Australian dollar remains under pressure, as AUD/USD is trading in the mid-0.92 range in Tuesday trading. The Aussie took a hit last week from the US dollar, but has stabilized this week. We could..."

USD/JPY ? Yen Moves Higher after Positive Japanese Inflation Numbers


"The Japanese yen continues to improve against the US dollar. USD/JPY is trading the low-97 range in Tuesday’s European session. The yen got a boost from a solid inflation release, as the Japanes..."

EUR/USD ? Steady Ahead of Major US Releases


"EUR/USD has started the week quietly, in sharp contrast to the volatility we saw last week. In Tuesday’s European session, the pair is trading in the low-1.31 range. Taking a look at economic ne..."

USD/CAD ? US Dollar Flies High as Canadian Releases Falter


"The US dollar is up sharply against its Canadian counterpart on Friday, as the greenback takes full advantage of weak Canadian retail sales and inflation numbers. The pair has jumped close to one cent..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-21 15:06
Taggar: dollar, employment, home sales, inflation, market, point, retail sales

AUD/USD ? Aussie Plunge Continues after Fed Says QE Taper Likely


"The Australian dollar continues to slide, following the news that the US Federal Reserve intends to scale back its QE program.  The Aussie is having a terrible week, and has lost over three cents aga..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-06-20 14:26
Taggar: aussie, dollar, employment, home sales, trading

AUD/USD ? Under Pressure after Mixed Aussie Numbers


"AUD/USD is under pressure, as the pair struggles to remain above the 0.96 line in Thursday’s European session. In economic news, key Australian data was mixed, as Building Approvals sparkled, wh..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-30 17:17
Taggar: aussie, currency, employment, home sales

USD/CAD ? Loonie Improves after Disapppointing US Numbers


"USD/CAD has moved lower in Thursday trading. The pair was trading close to the 1.03 line in the North American session. US numbers were dismal on Thursday, as Unemployment Claims shot higher and was w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-30 17:11
Taggar: day trading, dollar, employment, home sales, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Rally Continues, Tests 1.30 Ahead of Key US Releases


"After a quiet start to the trading week, we’re seeing plenty of activity from EUR/USD. The euro continues to move up, and is testing the important 1.30 level in Thursday’s European session..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-30 12:53
Taggar: employment, home sales, trading

AUD/USD ? Moves Up Despite as Aussie Numbers Mixed


"AUD/USD is showing some improvement, as it has posted gains against the US dollar in Wednesday trading. In the European session, the pair has gained about one cent, and was trading in the mid-0.96 ran..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-29 14:38
Taggar: consumer confidence, day trading, dollar, home sales, trading

GBP/USD ? Edges Higher as British GDP Meets Expectations


"GBP/USD has edged higher in Thursday trading. The pair was trading in the high-1.51 range early in the North American session. The pound got some good news as British Secondary GDP posted a gain of 0..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-23 16:58
Taggar: day trading, employment, home sales, investment, market, pound, trading

US Home Sales up 2 Percent in April


"Sales of new U.S. homes edged up in April to the second-highest post-recession level, as pent-up demand, low interest rates and tight inventories of older homes lift demand. New home sales reached a s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-23 16:22
Taggar: home sales, market, rate, report

USD/CAD ? Under Pressure as Federal Reserve Holds Course on QE


"The Canadian dollar remains under pressure, as the pair was trading in the mid-1.03 range in the European session. The US dollar has enjoyed some broad strength since Wednesday, courtesy of Federal Re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-23 16:06
Taggar: dollar, employment, home sales, trading

AUD/USD ? Sharp Drops After Bernanke Comments


"AUD/USD continues to struggle, as the pair flirted with the 0.96 line earlier on Thursday. This time the bad news for the Aussie was not due to a weak Australian release, but from Federal Reserve Chai..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-23 14:03
Taggar: aussie, employment, home sales, inflation

USD/JPY ? Dollar Sinks after Bernanke Comments


"The yen got a badly needed break, and has recorded sharp gains after US Fed Chair Bernard Bernanke testified before Congress on Wednesday. USD/JPY was down almost 200 points, and was trading in the mi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-23 13:16
Taggar: bank, home sales, point, report, trading

EUR/USD ? Volatile as Bernanke Leaves Door Open on QE


"The quiet start to the week ended dramatically on Wednesday, as the euro went on a roller-coaster ride, courtesy of Bernard Bernanke. The Federal Reserve Chairman was testifying in Washington, and his..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-23 12:38
Taggar: currency, employment, home sales, market

USD/CAD ? US Dollar Pushes Higher after Weak Cdn. Retail Sales


"The US dollar has not let go of its tight hold on its Canadian cousin, as USD/CAD punched through the 1.03 line in Wednesday’s European session. The greenback got some help as Canadian retail sa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-22 15:44
Taggar: dollar, home sales, retail sales

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

EUR/USD ? Edges Higher as Eurozone Current Account Shines


"It’s been a slow week so far, but that is set to change on Wednesday, as the markets will have plenty of releases to review. All eyes will be on the US Federal Reserve, as we wait for the releas..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-22 12:22
Taggar: home sales, market

AUD/USD ? Sharp Losses as US Data Disappoints


"AUD/USD has dropped sharply in Wednesday trading. The pair has lost close to one cent, and was trading below the 1.03 line in the North American session. Weak US manufacturing and employment numbers h..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-05-01 17:11
Taggar: aussie, day trading, employment, home sales, point, trading

S&P 500 Futures ? Uptrend continues though 1,600 break remains in doubt


"S&P 500 closed at record highs yesterday despite continued disappointing economic data from the US. Personal Consumption Core Expenditure came in at 1.1%, slightly below the 1.2% expectations. Pen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-30 09:24
Taggar: bull, consumption, home sales, point

USD/CAD ? Unchanged as US Posts Solid Housing Data


"USD/CAD is almost unchanged to start at the start of the trading week. The pair was trading in the mid-1.01 range early in Monday’s North American session. In economic news, US Pending Home Sale..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-29 16:15
Taggar: economy, home sales, market, trading

USD/JPY ? Steady as Markets Eye US Housing Data


"USD/JPY is steady as we begin the new trading week. The pair was trading in the high-97 range early in the North American session. The US dollar remains under pressure against the major currencies, fo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-29 15:32
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, home sales, trading

AUD/USD ? Higher as US GDP Misses Expectations


"AUD/USD has started the new trading week with gains. The pair barreled past the 1.03 line, and was trading in the mid-1.03 range early in the North American session. The Australian dollar has taken ad..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-29 14:53
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, home sales, point, trading

EUR/USD ? Fluctuating After More Weak German Numbers


"The euro is having a busy Wednesday, dropping against the US dollar, only to recoup those losses. The pair fell after Germany released another weak event, the third in the past two days. EUR/USD dropp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-24 12:19
Taggar: dollar, durable goods, goods orders, home sales, market, retail sales

GBP/USD ? Unsteady After Weak UK Numbers


"GBP/USD is fluctuating in Wednesday trading, after the UK posted disappointing numbers. The pair lost ground and slipped below the 1.52 line in the European session, but has recovered nicely and was t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-23 17:13
Taggar: day trading, home sales, point, pound, trading

EUR/USD Drops as European Services & Manufacturing Contract


"EUR/USD declined today as the eurozone manufacturing and service indices showed a contraction of the sectors. (Event A on the chart.) Data from the Un..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-23 16:33
Taggar: currency, currency pair, home sales, rate

AUD/USD ? Steady after Weak Chinese PMI


"The Australian dollar is steady against its US counterpart, but remains under pressure, following disappointing Chinese data. AUD/USD was trading in the mid-1.02 range in Tuesday’s European sess..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-23 14:35
Taggar: aussie, dollar, home sales, market, point, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen Fights Back, Moves Away from 100 Level


"The drive towards the magic 100 level stalled on Tuesday, as USD/JPY reversed direction and moved lower. The pair was trading in the high-98 range in the European session. In economic news, the market..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-23 13:32
Taggar: home sales, market, price index, rate, trading

EUR/USD ? Takes a Tumble as German PMIs Falter


"After an uneventful start to the week, EUR/USD dropped sharply on Tuesday, dipping below the 1.30 level in the European session. The markets were not pleased as German manufacturing and service PMIs b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-23 12:18
Taggar: day trading, home sales, market, trading

GBP/USD ? Little Reaction to Fitch Downgrade


"GBP/USD picked up where it ended last week, and continues to trade in the mid-1.52 range. The week ended on a sour note, as the Fitch Credit Agency downgraded the UK. Monday’s only data is US Ex..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-22 17:07
Taggar: economy, home sales, point

USD/CAD ? Little Movement as Markets Await US Housing Data


"USD/CAD is showing little activity as we begin the new trading week. USD/CAD continues to trade in the mid-1.02 range, early in Monday’s North American session. On Friday, Canadian Core CPI gain..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-22 15:55
Taggar: cpi, home sales, market, point, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Remains Under Pressure


"AUD/USD remains under pressure as we begin the new trading week. In Monday’s European session, the pair was trading in the upper-1.02 range. The Aussie lost about 140 points last week, in large..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-22 14:45
Taggar: aussie, finance, home sales, market, point, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen Closes in on 100


"USD/JPY continues to trade close to the 100 level. The pair was trading in the 99.80 range in Monday’s European session. The G-20 meeting wrapped up in Washington, and any ill feeling toward Jap..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-22 13:28
Taggar: bank, finance, home sales, trading

EUR/USD ? Cautious Trading to Start Week


"EUR/USD continues where it left off last week, trading quietly in the mid-1.30 range. Monday has just two economic releases as we start the new trading week. The Eurozone releases Consumer Confidence..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-22 12:45
Taggar: consumer confidence, home sales, market, trading

Singapore Home Sales Growing Again


"Singapore?s March home sales rebounded from a 14-month low as more developers started marketing new housing projects, defying the government?s cooling measures earlier this year to tame record prices..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-15 08:30
Taggar: home sales, market, report

AUD/USD ? Higher after Solid Australian Trade Balance


"AUD/USD continues this week’s upward trend, as the Australian Trade Balance, a key indicator easily beat expectations. The Australian dollar was up on the news, as AUD/USD was trading in the hig..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-04-03 13:56
Taggar: dollar, employment, home sales, market, trade balance, trading

GBP/USD ? Lower after Disappointing UK Data


"GBP/USD weakened in Wednesday trading after some disappointing British releases. The pair dipped below the 1.51 level, and continues to test this line early in the North American session. In the US, P..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-27 18:10
Taggar: day trading, home sales, market, point, pound, trading

US Debt In Demand as Italian Turmoil Renews Refuge Appeal


"Treasury 10-year note yields fell to a three-week low as investors sought safety amid concern Italy faces an uphill battle in forming a government coalition to resolve a deadlock caused by elections l..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-27 17:18
Taggar: home sales, rate

Pending Sales of U.S. Existing Homes Fell in February


"Fewer Americans signed contracts to purchase previously owned homes in February as limited inventory and access to credit held back a more robust recovery in housing. The index of pending home sales f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-27 17:08
Taggar: home sales, report

USD/CAD ? Steady after Solid Canadian Inflation Data


"The Canadian dollar is steady against its US cousin, following the release of strong Canadian inflation data. Core CPI and CPI both climbed sharply from the February readings, and easily beat market e..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-27 16:54
Taggar: cpi, dollar, home sales, indicators, inflation, market, point

EUR/USD ? Drops Below 1.28 as Cyprus Concerns Continue


"EUR/USD continues to drop, losing more ground since the announcement of a rescue package for Cyprus. The bailout agreement that was announced earlier this week has not improved market sentiment as ban..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-27 13:12
Taggar: announcement, bank, home sales, market, retail sales

USD/JPY ? Yen Higher after Kuroda Comments


"The Japanese yen has shown improvement in volatile trading in Friday trading. The pair dropped below the 95 level in the Asian session, and was trading in the mid-94 level early in European trading. T..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-22 13:26
Taggar: bank, day trading, employment, home sales, market, trading

USD/SGD ? February Home Sales hit 14-Month Bottom


"Home sales in Singapore fell 65% to reach a 14-month low after more cooling measures were introduced. This 7th round of measures include an increase in stamp duty by 5-7% points, and raising taxes for..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-15 10:37
Taggar: home sales, point

Pre Owned Chinese Home Sales Soar to 280 percent


"The Chinese government has announced measures to curb housing speculation, but before the tax and other measures are implemented there will be a surge in transactions. China’s home price inflati..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-03-12 15:40
Taggar: home sales, inflation

DOW Futures Technicals ? Dow Theory Pointing Higher


"The Dow rallied 175 points on Wednesday to a fresh 5-year high, surpassing the highs of 23rd Feb that preceded the largest sell-off in 2013 after Italian Parliamentary elections results were less than..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-28 05:22
Taggar: consumer confidence, durable goods, goods orders, home sales, point

USD/JPY ? Yen Remains Steady After Italian Election Fallout


"USD/JPY remains steady, as the pair was trading in the mid-91 range. The markets continue to nervously follow events in Italy, with concerns increasing about prolonged political instability in the Eur..."

AUD/USD ? Under Pressure As Italy Faces Deadlock


"AUD/USD is showing some volatility in Tuesday trading, as the pair struggles to remain above the 1.02 line. In Italy, parliamentary elections failed to produce a clear winner, as politicians and pundi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-26 20:59
Taggar: consumer confidence, day trading, economy, home sales, market, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen Continues to Improve


"The Japanese yen continues to improve, as USD/JPY has dipped below the 92 line. The pair has now dropped about 150 points since the start of the week. With the markets jittery after the inconclusive e..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-26 18:57
Taggar: bank, consumer confidence, home sales, market, point

EUR/USD ? Steady After Eurozone and US Data Disappoints


"EUR/USD is steady in Friday trading, as the pair has leveled off following sharp losses on Thursday. The euro lost close to a cent after a host of weak PMIs from the Eurozone, as well as the release o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-22 14:59
Taggar: cpi, day trading, employment, home sales, market, trading

GBP/USD ? Pound Edges Higher After Positive UK Data


"GBP/USD edged higher following the release of positive UK data on Thursday. Public Sector Net Borrowing posted its best numbers in nine months, while Industrial Order Expectations beat expectations. I..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-21 18:36
Taggar: cpi, employment, home sales, market, point

USD/CAD ? US Dollar Continues to Improve, Eyes 1.02 Line


"The US dollar continues to make slow but steady progress against its Canadian counterpart, as USD/CAD moved higher. The pair is currently testing the 1.02 level. The markets are busy digesting key emp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-21 16:52
Taggar: bank, cpi, dollar, employment, home sales, inflation, market

AUD/USD ? Steady After Recent Losses


"AUD/USD is steady in Thursday trading, following steep losses by the pair the previous day. The pair was trading in the mid-1.02 range.  The markets are waiting for a host of US data on Thursday, incl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-21 16:15
Taggar: cpi, day trading, employment, home sales, market, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen Fights Back, Dips Below 93 Line


"The Japanese yen has shown some improvement against the US dollar in Thursday trading, and has pushed below the 93 level. There are a host of US releases today, including four major publications ̵..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-02-21 15:39
Taggar: cpi, day trading, dollar, employment, home sales, trading

AUD/USD ? Steady as Australian Housing Sales Sparkle


"AUD/USD is showing some movement close to the 1.04 line in Thursday trading. In Australia, there was good news as New Home Sales continues to improve, and posted its best reading since May 2012. Priva..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-31 15:06
Taggar: day trading, employment, home sales, point, trading

USD/CAD ? Steady Ahead of Key US Data


"USD/CAD is steady in Monday trading, ahead of  two major US releases two key indicators later in the day. The US dollar pushed across the parity line late last week and was testing the 1.01 line earli..."

GBP/USD ? British Pound Continues to Fall, Tests 1.57 Level


"The British pound’s woes continue, as GBP tests the 1.57 line. The pound has now plunged 350 points since in the past two weeks. US New Home Sales were weak on Friday, falling to a six-month low..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-28 19:30
Taggar: home sales, point, pound

USD/JPY -Yen Remains Under Pressure


"USD/JPY continues to remain under pressure, as it trades in the high-90 range. In Monday’s Asian session, the yen briefly pushed above the 91 line, its highest level since June 2010. Japanese CS..."

AUD/USD ? Aussie Slides Below 1.04


"The Australian dollar continues to sag, and has fallen below the 1.04 level. The Aussie has been no match for the US dollar, shedding over 150 points in less than a week. US New Home Sales were a big..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-28 19:29
Taggar: aussie, day trading, dollar, durable goods, goods orders, home sales, point, trading

EUR/USD ? Steady as Markets Await Key US Releases


"The euro is steady as we begin the new trading week, as EUR/USD is trading in the mid-1.34 range. The euro has looked very sharp, gaining about 150 points since Thursday. Eurozone M3 Money Supply was..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-28 19:27
Taggar: durable goods, goods orders, home sales, point, trading

USD/JPY ? Dollar Continues to Pummel Yen


"The Japanese yen continues to tumble, as USD/JPY pushes higher. The pair is currently testing the 91 level. The markets were not impressed by Friday’s Japanese inflation data, which continue to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-25 16:00
Taggar: cpi, dollar, employment, home sales, inflation, market, point

USD/CAD ? US Dollar Relaxes After Crossing Parity


"After pushing across the all-important parity threshold on Thursday, USD/CAD has leveled off, and was trading in the 1.0030 range. In the US, Unemployment Claims looked sharp for the second week runni..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-25 15:55
Taggar: cpi, dollar, employment, home sales, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Barrels Across 1.34 Line After Positive German, US Numbers


"The euro has climbed sharply against the US dollar, pushing above the 1.34 line for the first time in almost a year. The euro was boosted by strong releases out of Germany and the US. German PMIs were..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-25 15:53
Taggar: dollar, employment, home sales, market, trading

GBP/USD ? Pound Edges Up After Strong UK Employment Data


"The British pound has made modest gains against the US dollar in Wednesday trading. This followed excellent employment data out of the UK, as unemployment claims fell to a four-month low. The Bank of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-23 17:56
Taggar: bank, day trading, dollar, employment, home sales, market, pound, rate, trading

AUD/USD ? Australian CPI Data Disappoints


"Australia released key inflation data earlier on Wednesday, and the news disappointed the markets. Australian CPI fell sharply, and the Aussie responded by losing ground, before recovering. AUD/USD wa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-23 17:04
Taggar: aussie, cpi, home sales, inflation, market, point, price index, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen Takes Breather From Huge Gains


"The Japanese yen took a well-deserved rest following its steep climb on Tuesday. The yen gained over 100 points after the Bank of Japan meeting, and has leveled off in the mid-89 range. In the US, eco..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-23 17:03
Taggar: bank, home sales, market, point, report, trade balance

USD/CAD ? Quiet Ahead of Bank of Canada Announcement


"USD/CAD is steady, as the pair trades in the low-0.99 range. After edging lower earlier on Wednesday, the pair is trading around the 0.9920 line. In the US, Tuesday’s economic releases did not i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-23 17:02
Taggar: bank, home sales, market, point, rate, trading

EUR/USD ? Euro Moves Back Above 1.33 Level


"After a tumultuous Tuesday, EUR/USD continues to be active, and has moved away from the 1.33 line. The pair was trading in the 1.3330 range. In the US, Existing Home Sales was a disappointment, fallin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-23 16:56
Taggar: economy, home sales, indicators, market, point, trading

GBP/USD ? Steady After Mixed UK Data


"The British showed slight improvement after mixed releases out of the UK on Tuesday. Public Sector Net Borrowing numbers showed improvement, but CBI Industrial Order Expectations slipped badly. The po..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-22 17:55
Taggar: home sales, pound, trading

USD/CAD ? Steady After Mixed Canadian Retail Sales Data


"USD/CAD has edged slightly higher, as the pair was trading in the 0.9930 range. The pair has not shown much volatility, but the US dollar has been chipping away, making slow but steady progress agains..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-22 17:19
Taggar: currency, dollar, home sales, retail sales, trading

AUD/USD ? Aussie Climbs After BOJ Announcement


"AUD/USD has gained ground in Tuesday trading, as it received a lift from news out of Japan. The Bank of Japan met for an important policy meeting on Tuesday, and announced that it was doubling its inf..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-22 17:18
Taggar: aussie, bank, home sales, inflation, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen Surges As BOJ Announces Further Easing


"The Japanese yen climbed sharply after the Bank of Japan met for a critical policy meeting on Tuesday. The BOJ announced that it was doubling its inflation target to 2%, and announced additional monet..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-22 17:14
Taggar: announcement, bank, home sales, inflation, rate, trading

EUR/USD ? German, Eurozone Consumer Sentiment Numbers Shine


"EUR/USD has shown strong volatility in Tuesday trading. The pair has bounced back up after outstanding consumer confidence numbers out of Germany and the Eurozone. The pair was trading in the 1.3340 r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-22 16:31
Taggar: consumer confidence, day trading, home sales, market, trading

US Dollar Slips in Forex Trading


"Currency trading with the greenbackUS dollar is slipping today in forex trading, down against most of its major counterparts as trading remains mostly rangebound. There is enough good news today, with..."

Singapore ? Cooling Measures Introduced to curb Rising Home Prices


"Singapore home sales rose to a record last year, fueling prices to an all-time high and prompting the government to introduce cooling measures last week. Home sales climbed to 1,410 units in December..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-15 08:03
Taggar: home sales

AUD/USD ? Aussie Unable to Break Out, Continues to Test 1.05 Line


"AUD/USD continues to fluctuate, as the pair is currently treading very close to the 1.05 line. In the Asian session, AUD/USD pushed above 1.05, but then retracted, as it dipped below this important le..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-09 17:27
Taggar: home sales, oil, point, retail sales

Don?t Expect the News to Tell You Where EUR/USD Is Going Next


"Retrospective explanations of market moves don’t keep you ahead of the trend By Elliott Wave International On December 27, EUR/USD shot up as high as $1.3283. Forex news headlines were quick to..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2013-01-04 11:10
Taggar: dollar, forex, forex news, home sales, market

USD/CAD ? Rangebound Trading Continues as Fiscal Cliff Looms


"USD/CAD continues to drift as we wrap up an abbreviated trading week following the Christmas holiday. With little progress to report on the fiscal cliff talks, hope is fading fast that a deal can be r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-12-31 17:31
Taggar: consumer confidence, employment, home sales, market, report, trading

GBP/USD ? Up Sharply as Markets Brace for Fiscal Cliff


"On the final trading day of 2012, GBP/USD has moved higher, and has moved into the mid-1.62 range. Despite intensive talks in Washington to try and avert the fiscal cliff, the likelihood of a last min..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-12-31 17:29
Taggar: home sales, market, trading

USD/JPY ? Yen Weakness Continues after Weak Japanese Data


"The Japanese yen continues to trade above the 86 level, as the markets brace for the US to go over the fiscal cliff on January 1. Despite intensive talks in Washington to try and avert the fiscal clif..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-12-31 16:14
Taggar: home sales, market, us market

AUD/USD ? Edges Lower as Markets Brace for Fiscal Cliff


"AUD/USD has edged lower, as the pair is showing some movement in Monday?s trading. The pair briefly pushed across the 1.04 line in last Asian trading, but retracted back to the 1.0370 range. Although..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-12-31 16:10
Taggar: home sales, market, trading, us market

EUR/USD ? Over the Cliff We Go?


"On the final trading day of 2012, EUR/USD has edged lower, and has fallen below the 1.32 level. Despite intensive talks in Washington to try and avert the fiscal cliff, the likelihood of a last minute..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-12-31 16:05
Taggar: home sales, market, trading

USD/CAD ? Rangebound Trading Continues as Fiscal Cliff Looms


"USD/CAD continues to drift as we wrap up an abbreviated trading week following the Christmas holiday. With little progress to report on the fiscal cliff talks, hope is fading fast that a deal can be r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-12-28 16:54
Taggar: consumer confidence, employment, home sales, market, report, trading

EUR/USD ? Losing Ground as Fiscal Cliff Hopes Fade


"EUR/USD is weakening in Friday?s European session, and has fallen below the 1.32 level. With no progress to report on the fiscal cliff talks, hope is fading that a deal will be reached before the Janu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-12-28 16:50
Taggar: consumer confidence, employment, home sales, market, report

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 ? Higher after Strong Canada and US Releases


"USD/CAD has moved higher, and the pair has now pushed above the 0.99 line. On Thursday, there were a host of strong releases out of both Canada and the US. In Canada Core Retail Sales and Retail Sales..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-12-21 17:05
Taggar: home sales, retail sales

EUR/USD ? Lower After Positive US Data


"EUR/USD lost ground after there was some excellent numbers out of the US on Thursday. Final GDP climbed 3.1%, which was higher than the estimate, and Existing Home Sales posted its best performance si..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-12-21 16:37
Taggar: economy, home sales

EUR/USD Edges Higher as Markets Await Key US Data


"EUR/USD has edged higher in Thursday?s trading, as the markets await three key releases out of the US later today. These include Unemployment Claims, Existing Home Sales, and the Philly Fed Manufactur..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-12-20 17:06
Taggar: employment, home sales, market, trading

EUR/USD Remains Weak


"EUR/USD stayed weak today as traders remained dissatisfied with the Greek bailout program. The news from the United States added to the pessimism as the US hous..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-28 17:54
Taggar: home sales, market, rate

Singapore Home Sales Drop 26% in October


"Private home sales in Singapore in October dropped 26 percent from the previous month, as some developers held back launches and investors stayed on the sidelines in the wake of fresh property cooling..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-15 17:21
Taggar: home sales

Singapore ? Home Sales to fall after Curbs


"Singapore home sales may fall as much as 27 percent in 2013 after climbing to a record this year as six rounds of housing curbs by the government crimps demand, according to Jones Lang LaSalle. Privat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-11-15 04:10
Taggar: home sales

BOJ expands Asset Purchase Program by 11 Trillion Yen ? Reaction


"Bank of Japan faced pressure to expand easing program earlier today with Japan Industrial Output showing the steepest fall since the Earthquake on Mar 2011. Furthermore, Household spending shrunk for..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-30 09:52
Taggar: bank, home sales, market

EUR/USD Remains Low After FOMC Minutes


"EUR/USD was weak today on signs that the European economy struggles amid the financial crisis. The policy meeting of the US central bank did not help the currency pa..."

US Home Sales slip, housing recovery questioned


"Home resales retreated in September from a two-year high, a reminder that America’s housing sector is a long way from a full recovery despite recent signs of improvement. The National Associatio..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-19 16:50
Taggar: economy, home sales, rate

CAD influenced by US Retail Sales


"The Canadian dollar strengthened versus most of its major counterparts as stocks rose and a report showed retail sales increased more than forecast last month in the U.S., the nation?s largest trading..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-15 21:11
Taggar: currency, dollar, home sales, loonie, oil, report, retail sales, trading

Beige Book Spotlights Housing Market Strength


"Stronger housing markets helped boost economic growth at the end of the summer in nearly every region of the United States, according to a Federal Reserve survey released Wednesday. The Fed said growt..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-10-11 15:45
Taggar: bank, home sales, market

Housing Expected to Improve Regardless of Fed


"Fresh home sales and housing starts data Wednesday are expected to show continued gains by the sector, which has been steadily improving despite the bumpy economy. Economists expect to see slight impr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-09-19 11:47
Taggar: economy, home sales, report

US July existing Home Sales Rise


"Home resales rose in July as low interest rates and a modest improvement in the labor market helped home buying conditions, the National Association of Realtors said on Wednesday. The NAR said existin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-08-22 16:34
Taggar: home sales, market, rate

China Home Sales fall in August versus July


"Home sales in the first 20 days of August fell 8.9 percent over the same period in July, Centaline Beijing’s data showed. The figures in 54 cities that the company monitored hit 165,930. Though..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-08-22 15:41
Taggar: home sales

Looking Ahead for Today: FOMC Minutes, Existing Home Sales


"Currency markets cautious todayCurrency markets are showing caution today, with forex traders reluctant to take risks as economic data is awaited. Risk aversion is making its appearance, following on..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-08-22 09:01
Taggar: currency, economy, forex, forex trade, home sales, market, profit

New Homes Sales Rise 2.8 percent in Australia


"New home sales in Australia rose for a second consecutive month in June, due to a surge in multi- units dwelling sales, the Housing Industry Association (HIA) said on Monday. The HIA New Home Sales re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-07-31 20:01
Taggar: home sales, report

Euro Heads Higher in Forex Trading


"Gains limited by eurozone problems, thoughEuro is heading higher in forex trading on the currency market today. Even with the news that Wolfgang Schäuble has effectively scuttled the idea of a ba..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-07-31 10:38
Taggar: bank, currency, employment, forex, forex trading, home sales, market, rate, trading

Australia?s new home sales rise 2.8 pct in June


"New home sales in Australia rose for a second consecutive month in June, due to a surge in multi- units dwelling sales, the Housing Industry Association (HIA) said on Monday. The HIA New Home Sales re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-07-30 16:48
Taggar: home sales, report

US Existing Homes Sales Advance, EUR/USD Sinks


"EUR/USD was trading sideways till 11:30 GMT and than sharply fell. The decline continues as of now. US existing home sales rose last month, while manufacturing slowed, but continue..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2012-05-22 18:25
Taggar: home sales, rate, trading

EUR/USD Gains for Third Day Even as Fears Return to FX Market


"EUR/USD rose today for the third day even as fears that other European countries would follow Greece in requesting a bailout returned to Forex market. US jobless claims r..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2012-04-26 17:42
Taggar: forex, forex market, home sales, market

EUR Relief Rally without Teeth


"Today brings forth some modest bounces in all asset classes. It can so, only because of the depth of shellacking they have experienced of late. All just in time and ahead of reports on American consum..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2012-04-24 12:23
Taggar: consumer confidence, home sales, market, point, rate, report

EUR/USD Erases Gains as Traders Feel Depressed


"EUR/USD slipped today on depressed mood among Forex traders that made them avoid riskier assets. Earlier, the euro reached the highest level in two weeks as the Greek Par..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2012-03-21 17:33
Taggar: forex, forex trade, home sales, market

EUR/USD Goes Up with German Business Confidence


"EUR/USD rose today, reaching the highest level since December 12, as German business confidence improved (event A on the chart), easing fears of economic recession in..."

EUR/USD at Monthly High as FOMC Pledges Keep Low Rates till Late 2014


"EUR/USD started today’s trading session flat and even began to head down, but rallied after a report showed declining pending home sales. The currency pair was further booste..."

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..."

US Jobless Claims News Best in Three Years


"US dollar inches lower against euro on the newsUS jobless claims numbers are improving now, with the four-week average now at the best it's been in three years. The news is providing life to the equit..."

Judgement Day at the FOMC


"The Federal Open Market Committee will release a scheduled policy statement at 19:15 GMT.  Markets expect some sort of easing gesture but wonder about its effectiveness.  U.S. existing home..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2011-09-21 12:46
Taggar: home sales, market

EUR/USD Up as Manufacturing Grows in Europe, Declines in US


"EUR/USD rallied today after the report showed a better than expected value for manufacturing growth in the Eurozone. (Event A on the chart.) The currency p..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2011-08-23 16:15
Taggar: currency, currency pair, home sales, report

EUR/USD Slumps, US Macroeconomic Data Mixed


"EUR/USD tumbled today as inflation in the US accelerates, while concerns about the debt problems in Europe persist. US leading indicators also rose. Yet there were plenty of&#..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2011-08-18 16:42
Taggar: home sales, indicators, inflation, rate

Euro Rises vs. Dollar on Pending Home Sales Increase


"The EUR/USD pair increased today after a pending home sales report was released in the United States. Overall, the day was still quite bearish for the currency pair..."

EUR/USD Gets Boost from Falling US Existing Home Sales


"EUR/USD advanced today as the US existing home sales unexpectedly declined in June. The currency pair was rising at the beginning of today’s trading session, l..."

Consumer Confidence Drops in the Euro Zone


"Euro remains higher in forex tradingConsumer confidence in the euro zone has fallen. Concerns about the lingering problems in Greece are weighing on consumers. Additionally, worries are mounting about..."

Greek Austerity May Not Be the End of the Problems


"Euro zone gets boost from Greek austerity voteWith the way open for another bailout for Greece, the euro zone is getting a boost. The euro is higher in forex trading on the currency market, helped by..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-06-29 12:44
Taggar: currency, currency trading, forex, forex trading, home sales, market, trading

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..."

U.K. Pound Heads Higher in Currency Trading


"Sterling in forex tradingThe U.K. pound is higher in currency trading on the FX market today. Thanks to a touch of risk appetite, things are improving for the sterling in forex trading. Also helping t..."

US Home Prices Decline


"For the eighth straight month, the price for single-family homes fell in February. The S&P/Case Shiller composite index – which measure home prices for twenty cities across America –..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-05-02 15:14
Taggar: employment, home sales, point

Euro Gains in Forex Trading as GDP News Hurts U.S. Dollar


"EUR/USD continues rallyThe EUR/USD currency pair continues to rally in forex trading as the latest GDP data comes in. U.S. economic growth in quarter one of 2011 was disappointing, and that is reflect..."

EUR/USD at New Max Since December 2009


"Mixed fundamental reports coming out from the US today pushed the EUR/USD currency pair up to a new record maximum level since late December 2009. While there are positive news abo..."

EUR/USD Reverses Decline as Retail Sales Drop


"EUR/USD extended its decline for the second day today, but later reversed the trend and currently the currency pair rises. The unexpectedly big decline of the U..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2011-03-23 17:21
Taggar: currency, currency pair, dollar, home sales

U.S. Dollar Gets Some Help in Currency Trading on Uncertainty


"Home sales data, Middle East concerns help greenback in forex tradingThe U.S. dollar is mostly higher today as risk aversion remains the focus of forex traders. A sharp drop in new home sales for Febr..."

Japanese Yen Drops in Forex Trading


"Currency trading with the yenThe Japanese yen is heading lower in forex trading on the currency market as the situation in the devastated country continues to improve. Just before the weekend, G7 nati..."

EUR/USD Advances as US Spending & Homes Sales Decline


"EUR/USD rose today on the speculation that the Federal Reserve will maintain stimulus. The currency also rose as personal spending slowed and pending home sales declined..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2011-02-28 17:32
Taggar: currency, dollar, home sales

Euro Gets a Boost as Risk Appetite Improves


"Euro in forex tradingThe euro is getting a boost in forex trading on the currency market, thanks to improved risk appetite. Indeed, equities around the world are heading higher, and that is helping hi..."

Euro Pulls Back After Breaking Through 1.3700


"Euro in forex tradingThe euro pulled back in forex trading on the currency market after breaking through the 1.3700 level. The euro moved higher just after the news that U.S. home sales improved in De..."

Blog: Global Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2011-01-26 13:20
Taggar: currency, dollar, economy, forex, forex trade, forex trading, home sales, market, trading

EUR/USD Erases Gains as US GDP Grows


"EUR/USD rose today, but later erased gains as reports showed growth of gross domestic product and existing home sales. The readings were lower than analysts forecast, though. EUR/U..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2010-12-22 17:39
Taggar: home sales, rate, report

Sharp Drop of EUR/USD After US GDP & Manufacturing Reports


"Optimism for Ireland’s bailout quickly wore out and today EUR/USD currency pair experienced a significant decline. US GDP and manufacturing reports were better than expected..."

Good Reports from US, EUR/USD Goes Down


"EUR/USD dropped as today’s reports, as well as yesterday’s report on existing home sales, were largely positive, giving rise to speculation that quantitative easin..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2010-10-26 16:28
Taggar: home sales, price index, report

EUR/USD Climbs After Lower Than Expected New Home Sales


"EUR/USD currency pair surged today as reports about durable goods orders and new home sales both posted less-than-expected values. The currency pair actually began its rally before the&..."

EUR/USD Down on Good Reports from US, Bad Data from EU


"EUR/USD currency slipped today as economic data from Europe suggested about struggling recovery, while reports from the US, including existing home sales and leading indicators, were en..."

US Home Foreclosures Jump 25%


"Hopes for stability in the US housing market took a shot to the jaw as foreclosures in August outpaced any other single month since the start of the mortgage credit crisis. Banks repossessed 95,364 pr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-09-16 15:09
Taggar: bank, consumer confidence, economy, employment, home sales, market

EUR/USD Swings, May Decline as US Home Market Improves


"The euro was declining at this Forex session against the dollar, than surged and now falling again. Values of jobless claims and nonfarm productivity in the US..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2010-09-02 16:46
Taggar: dollar, forex, home sales

Falling Yields Have Investors Selling the Dollar


"The Japanese yen and Swiss franc continue to lead the way as the preferred choice of funding currency when employing a carry trade strategy, but an increasing number of investors are now shorting the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-08-26 16:36
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar, finance, home sales, rate

US Home Sales Fall 27%


"Existing home sales fell a whopping 27 percent in July, marking the largest monthly loss since records were first kept dating back to 1968. Sales are now at a 15-year low and analysts are warning that..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-08-24 18:26
Taggar: home sales, market

Dollar Tumbles on Disastrous Home Sales


"EUR/USD rallied strongly today after the report on the US housing situation in July was released. The Forex market continued with the bullish reaction also after the ..."

U.S. Dollar Tanks in Forex Trading, Thanks to Economic Concerns


"Greenback affected by worries about a double dip recessionEconomic concerns have sent the U.S. dollar lower in forex trading on the currency market. Existing home sales data for July showed the bigges..."

EUR/USD Goes Down on Signs of Improving Economy in U.S.


"EUR/USD currency pair went down today after macroeconomic indicators signaled about improving economic conditions in the U.S. Yesterday’s report about an unexpected surge of ..."

EUR/USD Extends Gains on Unexpectedly Bad Economic Indicators


"The EUR/USD currency pair extended its gains today as U.S. macroeconomic indicators left a very unpleasant impression today. The manufacturing sector showed a slowdown in ..."

U.S. Dollar Pummeled in Forex Trading


"Greenback drops on the fundamentalsThe fundamentals are finally coming into focus for the U.S. dollar in forex trading, and the picture isn't pretty. The greenback is dropping as forex traders look fo..."

Expiry of Tax Credit Pushes New Home Sales to 47-Year Low


"With the expiration of a tax credit for new home purchases, the sale of new homes fell a record 32.7 percent in May. Sales fell to an annualized rate of 300,000 units, matching a low not seen since st..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-06-23 17:30
Taggar: home sales, rate

Weaker Than Expected US Home Sales Sends Stocks Lower


"An unexpected drop in US existing home sales, sent global stock markets and oil prices lower Wednesday. Sentiment was sluggish across Asia and Europe on new worries over the strength of the U.S. econo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-06-23 15:30
Taggar: home sales, market, oil

EUR/USD Falls on Signs on Strong U.S. Economy


"EUR/USD were steadily declining today and the news, signaling about the widening economic recovery in the U.S., will likely support this trend. Factory orders were increasing..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2010-05-04 16:38
Taggar: home sales

EUR/USD Goes Down on Minor Home Sales Decline


"The dollar rose against the euro today as the U.S. stock markets went up despite the minor fall in the existing home sales. The Richmond Fed index on the&#..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-23 22:39
Taggar: currency, dollar, home sales, market, report, trading

Next Week


"Data and event highlights next week are the annual British budget, the do-or-die moment of the U.S. healthcare debate, Euroland’s preliminary Flash readings, U.S. home sales, and the congression..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-19 22:27
Taggar: home sales, market, rate

Canadian Home Sales on Record Pace


"Home sales in Canada continued to increase in February with new monthly sales records being set in Ontario and Quebec. In total, the Canadian Real Estate Association reported 36,275 homes were sold la..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-15 17:05
Taggar: home sales, real estate, report

Dollar Climbs on Mixed Data, ECB Statement


"The EUR/USD currency had a change on its positive trend today despite a fall in the U.S. number of pending home sales, as factory orders rose in North Amer..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2010-03-04 20:33
Taggar: currency, economy, home sales

Dollar Down Despite GDP Increase


"The U.S. dollar posted its sharpest decline versus the euro today despite a gross domestic product report published today showed growth in the North American economy for ..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2010-02-26 19:10
Taggar: dollar, economy, home sales, report