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At this stage you will have covered the necessary undergraduate material for financial econometrics. The following two books specialise in time-series analysis, which is the main area of application for a quantitative trader who works on financial pricing data...
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Sergey Golubev, 16 July 2014, 09:39
As Bloomberg reports, China’s stocks fell for the first time in four days as concern that new share sales will divert funds from existing equities overshadowed data showing economic growth topped estimates and June home sales surged...
Market News
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Anna Cova, 16 July 2014, 09:38
The group of emerging economies have signed a contract to create the $100 bn BRICS Development Bank and a reserve currency pool worth over another $100 bn. Both will counter the influence of Western-based lending institutions and the dollar...
Banks
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MrBubble, 16 July 2014, 08:18 #IMF
The NZD/USD pair broke above the 0.88 level during the previous week, suggesting that a break out was in the process of happening. If we can break above the top of the range for the week, we believe that this market will continue to head towards the 0.90 level...
Forecasts
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Sergey Golubev, 16 July 2014, 07:11 #nzdusd
The forex market has seen some movement. Any decent change in currency prices provides investors opportunity; something that has been in short supply over the past month...
Currency
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Sergey Golubev, 16 July 2014, 01:03
Q&A With Robert Prechter: Why Technical Analysis Beats Out Fundamental Analysis As the major stock markets turned down in late 2007 and then started to rally in March 2009, many people who believed in fundamental analysis have begun to question its validity...
Weekly Trends
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Sergey Golubev, 15 July 2014, 21:28 #fundamental analysis
USD/CAD pair bounced hard off of a trend line during the week, especially perpetuated by the move on Friday. The Friday move of course was brought on by an extremely horrible Canadian employment announcement...
Forecasts
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Sergey Golubev, 15 July 2014, 21:01
The possibility of making money in the market increases when you understand stock market trends. If you know little about these trends, the chances that you will lose money increases...
Trading Strategies
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Frank Breinling, 15 July 2014, 20:30
Gold prices have steadied on Tuesday, as the spot price stands at $1309.23 per ounce late in the European session. Gold slipped about 2% on Monday, as the pair fell close to the $1300 level. On the release front, Monday's highlights are Core Retail Sales and Retail Sales...
Metals
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Sergey Golubev, 15 July 2014, 20:06 #xauusd, ECB, gold
The USD/JPY pair fell during the bulk of the week, testing the 101 level yet again. This level has been supportive for quite some time though, essentially the entirety of the year 2014. With that being the case, the market could bounce from here and that’s essentially what we expect...
Forecasts
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Sergey Golubev, 15 July 2014, 18:54 #technical analysis
Stocks Fall as Fed Chairwoman Concerned About Housing Market; J.P. Morgan, Goldman Earnings Beat Estimates U.S. stocks moved lower on Tuesday after Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen expressed concern about valuations in some corners of the market. In prepared testimony, Ms...
Market News
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Natasya Saad, 15 July 2014, 17:50 #stocks
The silver markets initially fell during the week, but found the $21.40 level to be supportive enough to turn things back around and form a hammer. We believe that the market will ultimately break above the $22 level, and if we get above there we go all the way to the $25 handle...
Forecasts
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Sergey Golubev, 15 July 2014, 15:12 #silver
Argentina and Germany are both feeling the effects of Sunday’s World Cup final game on the trading floor today. As upbeat as Germany’s markets were Monday, Argentine stocks were as downcast as fans of the country’s football team to start the day, with the national benchmark losing as much as 1...
Market News
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Sergey Golubev, 15 July 2014, 14:00
GBP/USD Technical Strategy: Pending Long Bullish reversal pattern forming on the daily chart Bearish formations absent in intraday trade GBP/USD’s recovery is set to yield a Bullish Engulfing pattern on the daily chart if the current candle manages to close near present levels...
Trading Ideas
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Ray Steve, 15 July 2014, 13:50
Analysis for July 15th, 2014 EUR USD, “Euro vs US Dollar” Probably, Euro finished ascending zigzag (D) of [B] in the form of ending diagonal triangle. In this case, price is expected to continue forming final descending zigzag (E) of [B]. Possibly, price is forming final descending zigzag (E...
Forecasts
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Abdolreza Basirizadeh, 15 July 2014, 13:38 #usdchf, Elliott Waves
Analysis for July 15th, 2014 DJIA Index Index continues growing up inside the fifth wave. Earlier price formed skewed triangle pattern inside the fourth wave. Most likely, after completing local correction, instrument will continue growing up towards new highs...
Forecasts
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Abdolreza Basirizadeh, 15 July 2014, 13:15 #Elliott Waves
This is an overview of trading opportunities for the past week from 7-th to 11-th July discovered by MarketMeter. MarketMeter is an indicator which provides signals for trading online...
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Stanislav Korotky, 15 July 2014, 13:01
The US Dollar Index initially tried to fall during most of the week, but found the 80 handle to be supportive enough to turn things back around and form a hammer for the second week in a row...
Weekly Trends
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Sergey Golubev, 15 July 2014, 12:45 #dollar index
A drastic sell-out in gold futures so far Monday is being blamed on heavy long liquidation, aggravated when sell stops were initiated...
Metals
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Anna Cova, 15 July 2014, 11:15 #comex, gold
After having studied a text like Brooks' above, you will be well on your way to being skilled within basic econometric theory and time-series modelling...
Trading Ideas
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Sergey Golubev, 15 July 2014, 10:06