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For poor Americans, the place they call home can be a matter of life or death. The poor in some cities — big ones like New York and Los Angeles, and also quite a few smaller ones like Birmingham, Ala...
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Francis Dogbe, 12 April 2016, 05:07
Europe's economic malaise has a lot to do with its crippled banking system. Making that system more fragile seems like the wrong way to address the issue...
Market News
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Francis Dogbe, 12 April 2016, 00:33
The yen's surge may be easing. It made a new marginal high in Asia, but has not been able to sustain it Technically, a hammer candlestick pattern may be traced out by the greenback's recovery today. Supporting the greenback is the movement in interest rate differentials...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Francis Dogbe, 12 April 2016, 00:29
Many analysts had anticipated that a dramatic drop in oil prices such as we’ve seen since the summer of 2014 could provide a big stimulus to the economy of a net oil importer like the United States. That doesn’t seem to be what we’ve observed in the data...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Francis Dogbe, 12 April 2016, 00:26
SPX500: Bull Flag Ahead of US Earnings Kick-Off Talking Points: S&P 500 Technical Strategy: Flat. Conditional long + short setups identified. US stock prices remain well-supported while European and Japanese equities are putting in more divergent reads...
Analytics & Forecasts
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soubra2003, 11 April 2016, 23:48
The Canadian dollar held a firm tone versus the greenback Monday, ahead of this week's Bank of Canada meeting, where policy is expected to remain unchanged, but growth projections may be revised higher...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 11 April 2016, 23:10 #forex
S&P 500: tactical rally from February at risk: We highlighted 2044-2022 as key nearby S&P 500 support for April...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 11 April 2016, 23:07 #S&P 500
Currency investors should consider selling NZD/CAD this week, advises CitiFX in its weekly FX pick to clients. "Short NZDCAD represent expectations on oil, a more optimistic BOC, and our greater caution on the valuation of NZD currently...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 11 April 2016, 22:53 #forex
The following are the latest technical setups for EUR/USD, USD/JPY, USD/CHF, AUD/USD, NZD/USD, and USD/CAD as provided by the technical strategy team at Barclays Capital. EUR/USD: Our decision to turn bearish is being frustrated by the lack of downside follow through...
Gold Reaches 3-Week High Spot gold surged to a fresh 3-week high of $1,258.66 an ounce on Monday, fueled by a weaker dollar and decreasing expectations of a US rate hike as the Fed remains dovish. Gold for June delivery settled roughly 1.0% higher and trades around 1,256...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 11 April 2016, 21:52 #gold
Analytical Review of the Stocks of Johnson & Johnson Johnson & Johnson, #JNJ [NYSE] Healthcare, production of drugs, USA Financial performance of the company: Index – DJIA, S&P 500; Beta – 0.63...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 11 April 2016, 21:49
XAG/USD: The USD is Declining Against Safe-Haven Currencies Amid the decline in the USD against gold and the Yen last week was caused by uncertainty in the economic and financial situation in the world, the price of silver went up as well...
Currency
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Roberto Jacobs, 11 April 2016, 21:43
XAG/USD: Will the Rise Continue? Last week, the price of silver in the pair XAG/USD exceeded resistance level of 15.15 (ЕМА200 and ЕМА50 on the daily chart). Today, the price has consolidated above resistance level of 15.35 (ЕМА50 на недельном графике...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 11 April 2016, 21:39
Brent: Fundamental Facts Caused the Rise in Oil Prices Technical analysis Fundamental factors of last week caused the rise in oil prices last week. Alternative scenario to proved to be correct. The price broke out resistance level of 41.10 and went further up 42.30 and 44...
Crude Oil
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Roberto Jacobs, 11 April 2016, 21:33 #Brent
Brent: The Trice of Oil Went Up Last Week Fundamental news of last week triggered correction in oil prices. Last Friday the prices continue to rise after the release of the data from Baker Hughes, which showed that the number of operating drilling rigs in the USA has dropped by 8 units to 354...
Crude Oil
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Roberto Jacobs, 11 April 2016, 21:28 #Brent
Analytical Review of the Currency Pair USD/CAD Technical data of the currency pair: Previous closing: 1.2979; Daily range: 1.2971-1.3014; Opening: 1.2986; 52- week range: 1.1916-1.4692; Annual revenue: +3.49%; Change in % for the previous day: -1.26...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 11 April 2016, 21:24
Weekly Review Major news of last week was the minutes of the US Fed meeting in March...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 11 April 2016, 21:18
USD/CAD to End 2016 at 1.30 - Lloyds Analysts from Lloyds Bank, expect the USD/CAD to rise toward 1.35, but then as crude oil recovers is forecast to end the year at 1.30. Key Quotes: “Similar to other commodity currencies, USD/CAD has been rangebound recently – trading between 1.28 and 1.33...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Roberto Jacobs, 11 April 2016, 21:09
BoC Reliant on Weakness in CAD - ING Viraj Patel, FX Strategist at ING explained, in respect of the Bank of Canada (BoC) coming up this week, with the policy rate likely to remain on hold, front-loaded CAD weakness is even more crucial for a central bank deeply reliant on export-led growth...
Currency
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Roberto Jacobs, 11 April 2016, 21:07
A Rise in Protection Against Yen Strength - Scotiabank Analysts at Scotiabank explained that the JPY is soft following a short-lived break to a fresh cycle high driven by stronger than expected machine orders data...
Currency
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Roberto Jacobs, 11 April 2016, 21:05