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In the coming period only the article "Ranking & Rating List" will be published. At the moment the process for generating the articles is being optimized and streamlined. The expectation is to publish all the articles again somewhere in February. Thanks for your understanding...
USD: Buy vs. the Funders. Bullish. We expect risk appetite to pick up this week, which should keep the USD supported against the funders – EUR, JPY and CHF. Of course, it is important to keep an eye on the tightening financial conditions that are having an impact on Fed decisionmaking...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 14 February 2016, 16:24
EURUSD: Although holding on to its upside offensive, EURUSD faces pullback threats on loss of momentum at the end of the week. On the downside, support is located at the 1.1200 level and if violated, expect more weakness to happen towards the 1.1150 level. Further down, support lies at the 1...
Analytics & Forecasts
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FXTechstrategy Team, 14 February 2016, 15:12 #Trading, forex
The human brain is a fascinating machine. It allows us to do many things simultaneously without having to think about doing them...
Trading Ideas
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Francis Dogbe, 14 February 2016, 15:06 #Trading
One thing is for certain - pound sterling (GBP) is going to move substantially against the US dollar over coming months. The question is, which way? HSBC's currency team lay out four scenarios...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 14 February 2016, 14:11
EUR/USD: Wave analysis and forecast for 12.02 – 19.02: Uptrend continues. Estimated pivot point is at the level of 1.0970. Our opinion: Buy the pair from correction above the level of 1.0970 with the target of 1.15 – 1.16...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 14 February 2016, 13:29
In the high-speed world of high-frequency trading change comes quick, too, as Wall Street struggles to find seasoned execs to lead the firms’ efforts...
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Francis Dogbe, 14 February 2016, 09:48 #Trading
As early as 2009, Reinhart and Rogoff (2009) pointed out that "recessions surrounding financial crises are usually long compared to normal recessions...
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Francis Dogbe, 14 February 2016, 09:37
The outlook for the dollar in the week ahead is not about economic data or the FOMC and ECB minutes. It is about the stability of the global capital markets. Many are looking for an event or official action that will stop the rout that is of historic proportions to start the year...
Market News
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Francis Dogbe, 13 February 2016, 23:15 #Trading
Oil futures soared on Friday. West Texas Intermediate crude registered its best one-day percentage gain in about seven years. On Friday, WTI crude for March delivery CLH6, +10.72% jumped by $3.23, or 12.3%, to settle at $29...
Market News
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Francis Dogbe, 13 February 2016, 23:12
In response to the tightening of financial conditions we have observed over the past month, BNP Paribas economists have made significant changes to their Fed forecasts and now no longer expect the Fed to hike rates in 2016 or 2017...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 13 February 2016, 20:41
The euro to dollar exchange rate is way above the ECB’s preferred level, and this spells danger for the euro bulls. Will the euro to dollar exchange rate’s impressive rally, take a terminal hit fro the ECB soon? We believe it could. "One thing to consider moving forward: the EUR/USD exchange rate...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 13 February 2016, 18:12
First, a few words about the forecast for the previous week: ■ with regard to the forecast for EUR/USD, it came 100 per cent true. As predicted, the pair remained in a sideways trend until midweek, then, following the speech of the Fed Chairperson Janet Yellen, it broke through the resistance 1...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Sergey Ershov, 13 February 2016, 17:55 #usd/jpy, GBP/USD, EUR/USD
Central banks have been pumping money into the global economy without a whole lot to show for it other than sharply higher stock prices, and even that has been on the downturn for the past year. Growth remains anemic, and worries are escalating that the U.S...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Francis Dogbe, 13 February 2016, 17:27 #QE
Trading with the use of Bollinger Bands Bollinger Bands supports price movements. It can accommodate in times of heavy volatility and narrowing of the times in which oscillations are low. In general, it is adjusted based on the size of the market movements and oscillations...
Trading Systems
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Mohammed Abdulwadud Soubra, 13 February 2016, 15:19
Risk aversion reigns supreme in the markets fuelled by two fears – that a global recession is looming large and that the central banks around the world are powerless to prevent it...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 13 February 2016, 11:50
On the daily chart, having the shark harmonic pattern formed a reversal is in sight. If thesituationcontinues , we will have more drops coming in the market...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Fered Jason, 13 February 2016, 09:36
Forex Weekly Forecast: Dollar is the Big Loser until this Changes Tensions are running high as the S&P 500 hits its worst streak since the heights of the Global Financial Crisis. But all hope is not lost—we’re keeping an eye on these key themes in the big week ahead...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Mohammed Abdulwadud Soubra, 13 February 2016, 08:47
A week ago we exposed the real reason for the "crazy volatility" in crude oil markets, and specifically the driver of the immense rally (despite weak data) in crude - a massive liquidation of the triple-inverse ETF DWTI...
Market News
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Francis Dogbe, 13 February 2016, 08:02
During most of the past week, USD/JPY continued its steep plunge as diminished expectations of further interest rate hikes by the US Federal Reserve weighed on the dollar, and turbulent stock markets around the world pushed up the safe haven Japanese yen...
Weekly Trends
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Francis Dogbe, 13 February 2016, 07:59