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On Thursday global stock markets are muted ahead of U.S. economic data and possible policy announcements from Japan. Quick outlook: KEEPING SCORE: France's CAC 40 slipped 0.1 percent to 4,389.46 in early European trading, while Britain's FTSE 100 was down 0.1 percent to 6,826.21...
Market News
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News, 28 August 2014, 11:00
Apple Inc. (AAPL)’s suppliers are preparing to manufacture the company’s largest-ever iPad, with production scheduled to commence by the first quarter of next year, according to people with knowledge of the matter. The new iPad will have a screen measuring 12...
Events
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Rachael Taylor, 28 August 2014, 10:11 #Apple
The Guardian: It’s all eyes on Germany and the eurozone this morning, with fresh data giving an insight into conditions in Europe’s largest economy. It will also indicate whether the European Central Bank will unleash new stimulus measures next week...
Events
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News, 28 August 2014, 09:31 #inflation, ECB
Asian stocks fell with European equity-index futures as the U.S. dollar weakened against most major currencies and gold rose. Japanese bonds climbed while German-note yields maintained near record lows...
Market News
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News, 28 August 2014, 08:55 #Hang Seng, Bank of Japan
Less than a month after Argentina defaulted for the second time in 13 years, George Soros has suddenly emerged as a key rival of fellow billionaire Paul Singer in the legal fight over the nation’s debt...
Weekly Trends
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Volya, 28 August 2014, 08:11
S&P 500 TECHNICAL ANALYSIS – Prices extended upward after clearing resistance in the 1985.30-91.40 area marked by the 50% Fibonacci expansion and the July 24 high, with the bulls targeting the intersection of a formerly broken channel floor and the 61.8% level at 2006.80...
Market News
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Lonny Strike, 28 August 2014, 06:11 #S&P 500, gold
The Win Percentage If I had a strategy that has a win percentage over 90%, would you be willing to use it? If you quickly responded, “yes,” you should think a bit longer about what a 90% win rate actually means...
Trading Systems
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Mike Dennis, 28 August 2014, 03:11
Almost a week ago, just less a day, I focused on two pairs. USDCHF and USDCAD were relatively overbought and the recommendation was to sell. Last week, the entry point for USDCHF was at 0.91129 and for USDCAD was at 1.09441. Starting with USDCHF, the current price is 0.91476...
Weekly Trends
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Zheng He, 28 August 2014, 01:34 #usdchf
ECB president Mario Draghi began accepting that low inflation is not solely related to temporary factors, but also to changes in expectations. He also hinted of imminent action regarding an ABS program (aka QE or printing euros). The current level of inflation, 0...
Forecasts
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Frank Breinling, 28 August 2014, 00:48
The pairs I will be looking at for my trading. Analysis based on TA charts for all the major currency pairs. Click here for the latest update: Twitter @FxTaTrader Good luck to all. No advice, just info Visit FxTaTrader.com for more info and Disclaimer...
Weekly Trends
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Forex Technical Analyst Trader, 28 August 2014, 00:11
NZDUSD may have reached a turning point with a Hammer formation offering a sign of hope for the bulls. An ensuing up-day and close above the 0.8400 hurdle would be required to signal the potential for a more sustained recovery for the pair...
Trading Ideas
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EmmeMe, 27 August 2014, 22:11 #nzdusd, technical analysis
The NZDUSD sell signal generated earlier based on the upswing pull back and hitting hitting the simple moving average was overestimated. Currently, it is down 46 pips and a second sell order has also been put in place just below what we thought to be a resistance level...
Trading Systems
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Zheng He, 27 August 2014, 20:12 #nzdusd
The Sultanate of Oman’s oil and gas industry is undergoing a much needed revival. During the late 1990s, exploration and production (E&P) activity saw the country produce 950,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day (boepd) on average...
Weekly Trends
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Sergey Golubev, 27 August 2014, 19:11 #OPEC
Overproduction of gasoline helped weaken Nearby Crude Oil futures in July. Since the refineries are scheduled to shut down earlier than usual because of the slowdown in gasoline demand, crude oil prices are likely to continue to weaken in August...
Weekly Trends
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Lonny Strike, 27 August 2014, 17:11 #crude oil
On Wednesday the pound stayed higher against the U.S. dollar in subdued trade, as investors locked in gains on the green banknotes with no major U.S. economic reports to be released throughout the session...
Currency
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News, 27 August 2014, 16:37 #GBP/USD
Surprisingly, but the majority of ordinary Muslims are not aware of what Islamic financial services are about...
Events
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Alice F, 27 August 2014, 16:11
The latest tally of analyst opinions from the major brokerage houses shows that among the components of the S&P 500 index, Navient Corp (NAVI) is now the #139 analyst pick, moving up by 2 spots...
Market News
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EmmeMe, 27 August 2014, 15:11 #S&P 500
Christine Lagarde, the head of the International Monetary Fund, said on Wednesday that French prosecutors had placed her under formal investigation over an obscure business affair that dates back to her work as finance minister under former President Nicolas Sarkozy. Ms...
Events
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News, 27 August 2014, 14:47 #IMF
Bloomberg: U.S. stock-index futures were little changed after the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index closed above 2,000 for the first time...
Market News
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News, 27 August 2014, 13:58 #stocks, S&P 500
Gold prices are moderately higher in early U.S. trading Tuesday, on some bargain hunting and short covering following recent selling pressure. December Comex gold was last up $9.70 at $1,288.50 an ounce. Spot gold was last quoted up $11.00 at $1,287.75. December Comex silver last traded up $0...
Metals
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Volya, 27 August 2014, 13:11 #xauusd, gold