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  1. inthemoneystocks

    Is The U.S. Dollar Bull Market Over?

    The U.S. Dollar Index (DXY) has been soaring higher since September 2014. At that time, the U.S. Dollar Index (DXY) traded around $85.00 per contract. Today, the U.S. Dollar Index is trading around $99.75 per contract. Many talking heads on the financial television channels are calling for a...
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    Andrea.2k Trading Edge

    Forex, 27th july 2016 : suggestions for main currencies Every day, after New York closing bell, according to results of markets volatility and direction showed by the majors ( EUR, GBP, JPY, USD ), during the last session, I purpose my advise on the likely developments, in the next trading...
  3. Jarratt Davis

    Buy USD | Current Sentiment

    Ahead we have Retail Sales from the UK, which is unlikely to move GBP given the market’s preoccupation with referendum polls. We will also see minutes from the recent ECB meeting. Our general trade call going forwards will be to buy USD on pullbacks against weakening currencies, such as the AUD...
  4. Jarratt Davis

    USD Analysis – 10th of May

    The USD remains a bullish currency in the longer-term, however the lack of a confirmed rise in core inflation and a cautiously neutral Fed have induced bearish sentiment on the USD in the short term. Dollar weakness is likely to continue until we get some solid tier one US data. USD Analysis...
  5. Jarratt Davis

    US Employment Data | Trade on the USD

    US Employment data release will take place at 1.30pm BST. This release always has the capacity to cause massive volatility in financial markets. Given there are three separate and important metrics, there can be moves in both directions if one figure comes out better while another figure worse...
  6. Jarratt Davis

    FOMC Rate Decision & Statement

    FOMC Rate Decision & Statement will be released today at 7pm London time. This event will likely see volatility and widening of spreads in the seconds before release. We advise against holding USD positions unless they are already at break-even. Even if the position are at break- even, also...
  7. Jarratt Davis

    Yellen’s comments | Current Sentiment

    There is no trade call for the session. There was no notable news during the Asia-Pacific session. USDJPY is down 160 pips from yesterday’s highs. The London session is also very light on data. Current Sentiment: Yesterday’s NY session saw a dovish Yellen; citing downside risks and lower...
  8. Jarratt Davis

    USD Analysis – 24th of February

    USD remains the strongest currency fundamentally, and recent inflation data has only served to reinforce the Fed’s plan to tighten policy throughout the year. However the path of hikes is likely to be gradual given the inadvertent tightening of financial conditions which has occurred in recent...
  9. Jarratt Davis

    Sell AUDUSD | Current Market Sentiment

    Our trade call is to sell AUDUSD at market with a stop above 0.7050. The aim is to be at breakeven before Australian employment release in Thursday's Asian session. If crude oil inventories cause a strong rally in WTI then this trade may need to be cut, depending on personal risk preferences and...
  10. Jarratt Davis

    Potential Opportunity To Short Cable

    There is no trade call for the session as we await new data. A miss on UK data may provide an opportunity to short Cable, depending upon the extent of any deviation. Current Sentiment: The dollar index continued to rally in yesterday's NY session moving up 1.2 points from lows. Today's Asian...
  11. Jarratt Davis

    Currency Update 4th of January

    There is no trade call for the session. Start your week off on the right foot by reading my currency update below. Currency Update: USD: The dollar continues to be our strongest fundamental currency over the medium term. On December 16, the Fed raised its short-term borrowing rate 25 basis...
  12. Jarratt Davis

    Buying USD on pullbacks | Current Sentiment

    Buying USD on pullbacks against weaker currencies looks like a good plan for the session after yesterdays Fed event. The JPY and the CHF appear to be particularly attractive while equities indexes continue to rally. However, it is also important to recognize that trading volumes could begin to...
  13. Jarratt Davis

    USD Analysis 9th of December

    With the USD having appreciated consistently for approximately eighteen months, there is massive long positioning in the market. Many traders will be looking to book profits at some point and the first rate increase maybe a prime opportunity to do so, in a classic “buy the rumour – sell the...
  14. Jarratt Davis

    Nonfarm Payroll & Other US Employment Data

    Today we are awaiting for US Nonfarm Payroll, Unemployment Rate and Average Hourly Earnings data. It will be released at 1:30am GMT. This release always has the capacity to cause massive volatility in financial markets. Given there are three separate and important metrics, there can be moves in...
  15. Jarratt Davis

    Long USD trades against AUD, NZD and EUR

    Today we are looking at long USD trades on pullbacks against the AUD, NZD, and EUR. With yesterday's hawkish Fed comments increasing the sentiment for a hike at the end of the year, and with the recent dovish comments from both the ECB and RBNZ increasing sentiment for additional easing, these...
  16. Jarratt Davis

    Sell EUR against the USD and GBP

    Our trade recommendation is to sell EUR against the USD and GBP on pullbacks. Levels of resistance to be considered include handles and half-handles, central pivots, fibonacci retracements and moving averages. Current Market Sentiment: The major event during the NY session was the ECB Press...
  17. Jarratt Davis

    USD Update 15th of October

    The US is still on track to be the first country out of the major currencies to increase interest rates, however at this point 2015 is definitely in question. With Core PCE at 1.3% and two months of sub 150,000 jobs growth, October is likely out of question. With poor job creation, flat wages...
  18. Jarratt Davis

    Tactical USD Longs - 3 Reasons For Them

    There is no trade call for the London session. However, I wanted to share with you the 3 Reasons For Tactical USD Longs as stated by Merrill Lynch, the wealth management division of Bank of America. 1. USD longs are significantly less stretched than they have been over the past one or two...
  19. Jarratt Davis

    USD Update – Forex Trading Tips

    The US is still on track to be the first country out of the major currencies to increase interest rates. Therefore, the US dollar remains a bullish currency in the medium term. However we may see a period of consolidation in the USD until we get our next set of inflation data. We will be...
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    EUR/USD

    Daily & market trend & reviews on Euro Performance against USD. Weekly & Monthly Performance overview. EUR/USD is the most popular pair for Forex currency traders worldwide. Analyzing Euro to US dollar (or vice versa) provide the opportunity to better understand and make use of the world’s two...
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