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AUD/USD: Steady on Key Data Releases We got a muted response to a series of outcomes taking place for AUD/USD, while the main data event came with the CPI and PPI from China, marginally missing expectations. AUD/USD was vertically unchanged after the releases of Chinese March CPI arriving at 2...
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Roberto Jacobs, 11 April 2016, 04:07
NZD/USD: More Upside Risk Ahead - Westpac Imre Speizer, analyst at Westpac offering a 1 week outlook noted that the US dollar remained on the back foot, posing upside risks for NZD/USD again this week...
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Roberto Jacobs, 11 April 2016, 04:04 #nzdusd
USD/JPY: Downside Remains Most Compelling Scenario? USD/JPY is currently keeping with the better offered theme in the start of the week within the Tokyo open...
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Roberto Jacobs, 11 April 2016, 04:01
Yen is Over-Stretched - BBH Analysts at Brown Brothers Harriman explained conditions surrounding the Yen. Key Quotes: "The yen is a stretch as illustrated by the weekly close below the lower Bollinger Band (~JPY108.85...
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Roberto Jacobs, 11 April 2016, 04:00
Chair Yellen mentioned it, and a majority of FOMC members appeared to agree that the acceleration in US core inflation was largely due to more volatile items...
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 11 April 2016, 00:26 #forex
Analysts at Nomura noted the key events ahead for the week, with all times listed as GMT. "US: Retail Sales (Wednesday 13:30), CPI (Thursday 13:30), Industrial production (Friday 14:15) 2. Europe: UK inflation (Tuesday 09:30), Industrial production (Wednesday 10:00) 3...
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 11 April 2016, 00:24 #forex
USD: Not Turning Bullish Yet. Neutral. The dovish FOMC minutes supports our view that we need to see substantially better economic numbers for the Fed to turn hawkish...
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 10 April 2016, 23:43 #forex
Sometimes, Elliott wave theory can let you see into the future! This was one of those weeks for a few of the markets we analyse. we saw some price targets being met and some confirming action for our wave counts, which makes me feel a little more confident for our calls...
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Francis Dogbe, 10 April 2016, 23:01 #gold
Welcome to my "Ranking, Rating and Score" article for the coming week, the article "Strength and Comparison" has also been published...
Data in this report cover up to Tuesday Apr 5 & were released Friday Apr 8. What remained of the aggregate USD long position was halved in the week ended April 5th with a $2.9bn decline to $2.9bn—its lowest level since May 2014...
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 10 April 2016, 21:20 #forex
Who would have expected divergence of monetary policies to weaken the USD? The Fed has now adopted a third mandate, of global market stability, suggesting that a USD rally is unlikely as long as markets remain fragile. Rising US inflation could force the hand of the Fed, but it may take a while...
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 10 April 2016, 19:29 #forex
On Wednesday the 13th of April a monthly comparison of Core CPI is forecast to show prices rose 0.2% in March, down from the 0.3% in the previous month...
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 10 April 2016, 17:13 #forex
Financial sector earnings are likely to grab headlines this coming week, but there’s also important data on the way that may help give investors a better reading of the U.S. economy. And crude oil continues to be a big factor in the stock market’s ups and downs...
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Francis Dogbe, 10 April 2016, 17:12
Although there is no convincing technical evidence that dollar's retreat in Q1 is over, we suspect it is nearly complete. We will be especially sensitive to reversal patterns, divergences with technical indicators, and other signs that the move is exhausted...
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Francis Dogbe, 10 April 2016, 17:09
With the world economy entering a more uncertain phase and the top central banks sounding ever more cautious, attention may turn in the coming week to signs of whether years of aggressive stimulus have yielded any significant rise in inflation. The U.S...
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Francis Dogbe, 10 April 2016, 17:09 #inflation
The outlook for the Canadian dollar depends on whether or not the economy can repeat the outstanding performance witnessed at the start of 2016. The pound is forecast to fall over coming months with a low seen at GBP/CAD 1...
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 10 April 2016, 16:46 #forex
All eyes will be on the Consumer Price Index (CPI) release on Tuesday as markets try to gauge whether UK inflation is headed in a direction that could invite scrutiny at the Bank of England. Analysts are forecasting a reading 0.4% for March, a shave higher than the 0...
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 10 April 2016, 16:44 #forex
JPY Investors on increasingly high alert for potential intervention, notes Citi...
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 10 April 2016, 16:04 #forex
Analytical Review of the Stocks of Coca-Cola The Coca-Cola Company, #KO [NYSE] Consumer goods, Drinks – Free of alcohol drinks, USA Financial performance of the company: Index – DJIA, S&P 500...
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Roberto Jacobs, 10 April 2016, 15:57
US: Important Releases Next Week - Danske Analysts from Danske Bank look into next week economics reports, to be released next week in the US. Key Quotes: “Wednesday, we get data on retail sales in March, which we expect to show control group sales increased by 0.3% m/m...
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Roberto Jacobs, 10 April 2016, 15:53