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It's a two-for-one Mark Carney day today The BOE head is gracing us with his presence twice today. At 09.30 GMT he brings us the latest BOE financial stability report. Ok, he's not really speaking live for this one but we'll get all the details and comments from the report...
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Sherif Hasan, 5 July 2016, 09:17
With Dovish Draghi set to give a testimony this week, I’m waiting for an opportunity to short the euro in anticipation of more ECB easing clues. Here’s what I’m looking at. On the pair’s 4-hour time frame, it looks like price is pulling up to an area of interest around the 1...
Trading Strategies
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Sherif Hasan, 5 July 2016, 09:14
Having a proper trading journal is an important aspect of trading. After all, it’s the only way to measure yourself and see whether you’re following your trading plans or not. It also helps points out areas of your trading that may need improvement...
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Sherif Hasan, 5 July 2016, 09:11
Same old same old from the RBA leaves the aussie with some work to do No apple carts tipped over by the RBA this month, as expected. AUSUSD has found itself stuck between 0.7500 and 0.7545. AUDUSD 15m chart That lower bound extends down to the low at 0.7494 so if 0...
Trading Systems
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Sherif Hasan, 5 July 2016, 07:43
The Nikkei is a little lower 225 down around half a percent USD/JPY a tad soft ... chart looks dramatic 'cause of the scale: ... ah well, **** it - chart won't load into the post Chart is on the tweet if you want to see it AUD, NZD, EUR all a wee bit lower against the USD...
Market News
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Sherif Hasan, 5 July 2016, 07:06 #Nikkei
Retails sales expected +0.3% prior was +0.1%, revised from +0.2% The Australia Bureau of Statistics report: In seasonally adjusted terms, there were rises in food retailing (0.7 per cent), other retailing (1.4 per cent) and cafes, restaurants and takeaway food services (0.3 per cent...
Market News
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Sherif Hasan, 5 July 2016, 07:01
Australian trade balance for May, -$2218mln expected deficit of 1700m, prior -1579m Goods and services exports up 1% m/m and imports up 2% m/m (sa) Says the Australia Bureau of Statistics: In trend terms, the balance on goods and services was a deficit of $1,885m in May 2016, a decrease of $290m...
Market News
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Sherif Hasan, 5 July 2016, 07:01
New business fell the fastest in almost five years, from 50.4 previously to 47.3 Services below 50 for the first time in two months Yen appreciation cited as hampering sales April earthquakes also adversely hit demand China uncertainty...
Market News
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Sherif Hasan, 5 July 2016, 06:59 #Nikkei
The Australian election was on Saturday Counting was done on Saturday night and then stopped for Sunday and Monday Its restarted again today Still nothing conclusive Via the ABC (Australia's public broadcaster and home of the country's best election analyst, Antony Green...
Market News
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Sherif Hasan, 5 July 2016, 06:57
With thanks to Ahsan in the comments for the reminder! Global Dairy trade auction in London time today Recent results: What's expected? The futures market is showing lower prices for whole milk powder...
Market News
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Sherif Hasan, 5 July 2016, 06:56
Reserve Bank of Australia monetary policy board decision announcement for July. Cash rate on hold at 1...
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Sherif Hasan, 5 July 2016, 06:52 #RBA
The full statement from the RBA and comparison to June's 5 July 2016 At its meeting today, the Board decided to leave the cash rate unchanged at 1.75 per cent. The global economy is continuing to grow, at a lower than average pace...
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Sherif Hasan, 5 July 2016, 06:51 #RBA
USDJPY: The pair remains weak and vulnerable to the downside in the medium term. Thus development has left the pair targeting further weakness. On the downside, support comes in at the 102.00 level where a break if seen will aim at the 101.50 level. A cut through here will turn focus to the 101...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Here’s the market outlook for this month: Content courtesy of Tallinex Limited AUS200 Dominant bias: Bullish AUS200 declined last month to a low of 5040.0 after reaching a high of 5393.0...
Analytics & Forecasts
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1246536 Ernest G., 4 July 2016, 21:04
Trade USD/JPY Summer Relief - SocGen From Societe General: USD/JPY likely to bounce before next risk-off move. Summer could be quieter with delayed risks. Financial markets experienced severe dislocations around the Brexit vote...
Market News
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Sherif Hasan, 4 July 2016, 20:43
We are lowering our 3m EURUSD forecast to 1.05 from 1.17 previously, reflecting the likely growth spillover into the wider European region from the UK's woes...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 4 July 2016, 19:58
EUR/USD: We are clinging to a bearish view. A move above resistance in the 1.1180 area would force us to turn neutral. For now, we are looking for a move lower in range towards initial targets near 1.0970 and then the 1.0910 lows. Further out, we see room towards 1.0840 and then the 1.0710 area...
After May’s strikingly weak NFP print (38k), our economists expect a moderate rebound in June (130k). June’s employment report comes on the heels of the weakest NFP print since September 2010...
Analytics & Forecasts
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 4 July 2016, 19:55
USD: Divergent USD. Bullish. USD should weaken further vs. EUR and JPY but rise vs. high-risk EM currencies. The market is pricing no Fed rate hike until late 2018 and a non-negligible probability of a cut this year. Copy signals, Trade and Earn $ on Forex4you -
Analytics & Forecasts
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Vasilii Apostolidi, 4 July 2016, 19:52
Rystad Energy estimates US has 264 billion barrels of oil The Norwegian energy consultancy Rystad Energy said US reserves are slightly larger than Russia (256B barrels) and Saudi Arabia (212B barrels) accounting for existing fields, discoveries and fields yet to be discovered...
Crude Oil
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Sherif Hasan, 4 July 2016, 19:49 #crude oil