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Corrective activity abounds With US markets closed for President’s day today, it’s likely to prove a slower start to the week, but as we know, it’s not just about the US anymore, with much of the recent volatility being triggered by events beyond US shores...
Market News
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Mohammed Abdulwadud Soubra, 15 February 2016, 10:48
YELLEN TESTIMONIES MAKE MARCH RATE HIKE UNLIKELY AS OPEC COMMENT STOPS OIL DECLINE The week from February 5 to 12 was defined by a flight to safe havens. The biggest winners versus the USD were the JPY and the CHF as investors looked to less risky assets...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Mohammed Abdulwadud Soubra, 15 February 2016, 10:45
15 February 2016, Time of Writing: 09:00 am Trader Daily Market Update Major Calendar News Time (GMT) Name Country Vol. Prev. Cons. Sentiment 14:00 ECB President Draghi Speech EUR High - - Dovish 21:45 Retail Sales q/q NZD High 1.6% 1.4% Positive 21:45 Core Retail Sales q/q NZD High 1.0% 1...
Market News
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Mohammed Abdulwadud Soubra, 15 February 2016, 10:39
There is no trade call for the session or tier one data on the calendar for the London session. The main event for the day will come in NY with ECB’s Draghi who is due to testify on monetary policy before the European Parliament’s Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee, in Brussels...
Currency
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Sherif Hasan, 15 February 2016, 10:03
Swiss Franc: FX Forecasts: We maintain our forecast for EUR/CHF of 1.09, 1.09 and 1.10 in 3, 6 and 12 months, which we adopted on December 7. This implies USD/CHF at 1.05, 1.09 and 1.16...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 15 February 2016, 09:44 #usd/cad
Japan released the GDP data for the fourth quarter of the last year (-0.4%), and later China published the data on trade balance. Stock markets trade mixed, the yen and the euro are declining versus the U.S. dollar. Find out more by checking out the Source Link...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Vistabrokers CIF Ltd, 15 February 2016, 09:25 #Trading, forex
EUR/USD: Bullish: Take partial profit at 1.1400. As pointed out last Friday, the current rally is showing signs of slowing and a short-term top appears to be imminent. However, confirmation is only upon a break below the stoploss at 1.1180...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 15 February 2016, 06:20 #usd/jpy, GBP/USD, EUR/USD
The recent bout of global risk aversion stemming from a weakening global macro outlook has raised cross-asset volatility, leaving investors searching for havens...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 15 February 2016, 06:19
Dear Traders, This week (February 14 - February 20) we have 7 high impact news release schedule, which may tradable. Monday, February 15 ​...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Pankaj D Costa, 15 February 2016, 05:57
USDCHF Daily Forecast: February 15 15 Februari 2016 2:05 AM USDCHF Forecast The USDCHF continued its bearish momentum last week bottomed at 0.9660 but closed higher at 0.9771. The bias is bullish in nearest term testing 0.9820/50 which is a good place to sell with a tight stop loss targeting 0...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 15 February 2016, 05:27 #usdchf
USDJPY Daily Forecast: February 15 15 Februari 2016 2:16 AM USDJPY Forecast The USDJPY continued its bearish momentum last week bottomed at 110.96 but closed higher at 113.24. As you can see on my H4 chart below, price corrected higher above 113.15 resistance challenging 114...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 15 February 2016, 05:24
GBPUSD Daily Forecast: February 15 15 Februari 2016 2:19 AM GBPUSD Forecast The GBPUSD was indecisive last week formed a Doji on weekly chart. The bias is neutral in nearest term but as long as stays above 1.4350 I still prefer a bullish intraday scenario at this phase targeting 1.4700 region...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 15 February 2016, 05:23
EURUSD Daily Forecast: February 15 15 Februari 2016 2:27 AM EURUSD Forecast The EURUSD attempted to push higher last week, topped at 1.1376 but closed lower at 1.1248...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 15 February 2016, 05:21
Is the US economy headed into recession? The case keeps getting harder to make...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Francis Dogbe, 15 February 2016, 05:17
After another bruising few days global financial markets showed some degree of stabilisation after Friday's US retail sales data, but seven key factors are required to secure more than a brief respite from risk aversion...
Weekly Trends
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Francis Dogbe, 15 February 2016, 05:15 #Trading
The recent bout of global risk aversion stemming from a weakening global macro outlook has raised cross-asset volatility, leaving investors searching for havens...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Francis Dogbe, 15 February 2016, 05:14
GOLD: Having continued to decline following its Friday downside pressure after price failure, more weakness is now envisaged in the days ahead. On the downside, support comes in at the 1210.00 level where a break will turn attention to the 1200.00 level...
Analytics & Forecasts
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FXTechstrategy Team, 15 February 2016, 03:27
The 18/19 February EU Summit on the renegotiation of UK’s terms of membership will be the major focus for GBP over the coming week...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 15 February 2016, 00:27
The fed funds futures curve is now essentially flat, with market-based expectations pointing to a pause in the rate hike cycle until at least the end of 2017...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 15 February 2016, 00:25
The SG FX Enhanced Risk Premia has kept positions of reduced size during the week. The SG Sentiment indicator has slipped back in the risk-averse zone, and that has led to the closure of some pro-risk positions. The biggest longs are in JPY, EUR and NOK...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 15 February 2016, 00:05