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Activity in the U.S. manufacturing sector unexpectedly grew at a slightly slower rate in the month of June, according to a report released by the Institute for Supply Management on Tuesday. The ISM said its purchasing managers index edged down to 55.3 in June from 55...
Currency
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Sergey Golubev, 1 July 2014, 19:46
Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew on Tuesday said that China's currency remains undervalued. U.S. and Chinese officials will discuss economic issues at an annual Strategic and Economic dialogue meeting in Beijing next week. In a preview of the talks at the U.S...
Currency
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Anton Esin, 1 July 2014, 15:18 #China
The technological singularity requires the creation of an artificial superintelligence (ASI). But does that ASI need to be modelled on the human brain, or is it even necessary to be able to fully replicate the human brain and consciousness digitally in order to design an ASI...
Neural Networks
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Sergey Golubev, 1 July 2014, 15:03 #Neural networks
The Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) released a draft of its 2014 Strategic Plan for public comment. The plan is technical, but the motivation is straightforward: increase investor confidence in our markets...
Law/Regulations
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Sergey Golubev, 1 July 2014, 14:44 #Wall Street
Think about it… If you had the worlds unfilled buy and sell orders in front of you at each price level in the markets you were trading, how simple would trading be...
Trading Systems
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Sergey Golubev, 1 July 2014, 13:44 #resistance, support
Prices broke higher after oscillating in a narrow range for over a week, taking out resistance at 1321.64 marked by the 38.2% Fibonacci expansion. Buyers now aim to challenge the 50% level at 1346.78, with a further push above that eyeing the 61.8% Fib at 1371.93...
Metals
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Sergey Golubev, 1 July 2014, 13:25 #xauusd, gold
Prices remain in consolidation mode below resistance at 106.74, the 23.6% Fibonacci expansion.A daily close above this barrier initially targets the 38.2% level at 108.04. Alternatively, a reversal below support in the 104.84-105...
Crude Oil
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Sergey Golubev, 1 July 2014, 13:20
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Statistics
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Ciprian Ioan Popa, 1 July 2014, 12:21
The S&P 500 initially fell during the course of the week, but found enough support at the 1945 level to turn things back around and form a nice-looking hammer. This hammer of course suggests that the market is going to go higher, on a break above the top of the range...
Weekly Trends
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Sergey Golubev, 1 July 2014, 12:00 #S&P 500
I just finished reading Mark Cuban's Idiot's Guide to High Frequency Trading. The title is half accurate - it's certainly idiocy, though it's by no means a guide...
Trading Ideas
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Sergey Golubev, 1 July 2014, 11:50
By the end of 2015, 70 percent of U.S. credit cards and 41 percent of U.S. debit cards will have security chips. While Europe, Canada and Mexico have had chipped cards for years (usually with a chip and a PIN), the U.S...
Banks
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Anton Esin, 1 July 2014, 11:34
I'm a former high frequency trader. And following the tradition of G.H. Hardy, I feel the need to make an apology for my former profession...
Trading Ideas
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Sergey Golubev, 1 July 2014, 11:16
West Texas Intermediate oil futures edged higher on Tuesday, as market players assessed demand prospects from the U.S. and the supply outlook in Iraq. On the New York Mercantile Exchange, crude oil for delivery in August rose 0.4%, or 42 cents, to trade at $105...
Crude Oil
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Anton Esin, 1 July 2014, 11:07 #crude oil
Situation from yesterday remains the same. New channels are not formed...
Trading Systems
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Dmitry Zmitrovich, 1 July 2014, 10:46
So, a pair will be a breakthrough channel, which indicates the desire to move up...
Trading Systems
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Dmitry Zmitrovich, 1 July 2014, 10:26
EUR/USD: Wave (B) ended at 1.5145 and wave I of (C) ended at 1.1876 As the single currency has continued to edge higher after holding above support at 1.3564, retaining our view that further consolidation above this level would be seen and another corrective bounce to 1.3677 and possibly 1...
Wave Count
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Sergey Golubev, 1 July 2014, 10:07
EURUSD Price finally broke out of its 16 day range. The next question is whether price can extend itself into higher levels and Fibonacci targets before making a retracement (below red and orange...
Wave Count
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Sergey Golubev, 1 July 2014, 09:37
The dollar has changed against the euro and the yen on Tuesday, but the greenback’s gains held in check amid persistent concerns over the outlook for the U.S. recovery. EUR/USD fell 0.07% to 1.3682, easing back from the five-week high of 1.3698 set on Monday...
Currency
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Anton Esin, 1 July 2014, 08:53 #forex news
The AUDUSD is trading in an ascending triangle With the absence of a new high, traders can wait for a breakout The triangle low and high can be used to extrapolate price targets At some point, market trends will come to an end...
Trading Ideas
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Sergey Golubev, 1 July 2014, 08:33
The FTSE fell during the course of the week, testing the 6700 level. This of course is an area that has been supportive and resistive time and time again, so the fact that we bounced from there isn’t that big of a surprise...
Weekly Trends
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Sergey Golubev, 1 July 2014, 08:00 #FTSE 100