Gold Talking Points: Gold prices set a fresh two-year-low last week, breaking below double top support. The double top formation set over the past two… Read More »Gold Breaks Double Top – Can XAU Bears Run?
The Blue-Chip Index continues to flirt with the 7000 key level, close below is key. Weaker Pound allows multinational companies to keep losses in check.… Read More »FTSE 100 Surrenders Early Gains as Downside Pressure Intensifies
OECD Economic Outlook Interim Report Global growth revised lower – Germany, Russia among the biggest losers Inflation becoming more entrenched in advanced economies OECD Recommendations:… Read More »OECD Interim Report Highlights Persistent Inflation and Higher Rates
Euro (EUR) Forecast – EUR/USD Slumps to a Fresh 20-Year Low, Ifo Warns of a Recession EUR/USD Price, Chart, and Analysis Euro rattled as German… Read More »Euro (EUR) Forecast – EUR/USD Slumps to a Fresh 20-Year Low, Ifo Warns of a Recession
POUND STERLING TALKING POINTS Balance of Payments crisis gains traction as sterling looks to test parity. Will BoE intervene to support GBP? BoE’s Tenreyro in… Read More »Pound Slammed in Asian Session, Markets Look to BoE to Restore Creditability
British Pound, GBP/USD, US Dollar, USD/JPY, Crude Oil, Gold – Talking Points The British pound is in unchartered waters today sinking to new depths The… Read More »British Pound Plummets as US Dollar Roars in Risk-Off Rout. Where to Next for GBP/USD?
Japanese Yen, USD/JPY, US Dollar, BOJ, Fed, YCC, Yields – Talking Points USD/JPY has resumed ascending in tandem with Treasury yields The Bank of Japan… Read More »Japanese Yen Slips Against US Dollar as Intervention Might be Tested. Where to for USD/JPY?
US Dollar, DXY, BOJ Kuroda, Japanese Yen, Chinese Yuan, Technical Outlook – Talking Points Asia-Pacific markets are under pressure after the US Dollar surged on… Read More »Asia-Pacific Markets Face Risk-Off Move as US Dollar Batters Sentiment
Dow, Dollar, EURUSD, USDJJPY, GBPUSD and Recession Talking Points: The Market Perspective: USDJPY Bearish Below 141.50; Gold Bearish Below 1,680 After the FOMC rate decision… Read More »Dow On Edge of Bear Market, Recession Fears Rise, GBPUSD Tips Financial Stability Fears
Recommended by Zorrays Junaid Get Your Free Equities Forecast In my last article, the FTSE100 was drawing up a triangle which was supporting the overall… Read More »FTSE100 and DAX remain in a bearish sequence
USD, Stocks Talking Points: It’s been a rough week for the risk trade and the US Dollar has continued to jump, now trading at a… Read More »USD Jumps as Euro, Sterling Plummet, Stocks Stare into the Abyss
GBP, UK Mini Budget, Kwasi Kwarteng, Bank of England, US Federal Reserve—Talking Points The Pound remains very much the loser in developed markets’ ugly contest.… Read More »GBP/USD Slide Continues, ’Mini Budget’ Gets a Distinctly Lukewarm Welcome
BRENT CRUDE OIL (LCOc1) TALKING POINTS Stronger USD hurts on crude oil. Additional rigs may sustain downside pressure. $90 mark key for weekly close. Trade… Read More »Central Bank Hikes Weigh on Brent Ahead of Baker Hughes
Gold Price (XAU/USD), Chart, and Analysis US Treasury 2-year yields hit 4.25%. Support looks set to be tested again. Retail traders trim their long positions.… Read More »Gold Price Outlook – Struggling to Make Any Headway, Further Downside Beckons
Australian Dollar, AUD/USD, ASX 200, NZD, US Dollar, USD/JPY, EUR/CHF – Talking Points The Australian Dollar has wilted in the face of a robust US… Read More »Australian Dollar Floored by Booming US Dollar as Rate Hikes Ricochet Through Markets?
Japanese Yen, USD/JPY, Intervention, Bank of Japan – Technical Forecast Japanese Yen sees most volatile session against US Dollar since 2016 This followed government intervention… Read More »Japanese Yen Intervention Brings Most Volatile Day Since 2016, Where to for USD/JPY?
S&P 500, FOMC, Dollar, USDJPY, EURUSD, Yields and Recession Talking Points: The Market Perspective: USDJPY Bearish Below 141.50; Gold Bearish Below 1,680 After the FOMC’s… Read More »Would a Louder Recession Signal Push the Dow Over the Ledge, Reverse the Dollar?
US Dollar, DXY, Asia-Pacific, Japanese Yen, Australian PMI, Technical Outlook – Talking Points Asia-Pacific markets face a risk-off open on Friday after US stocks fall… Read More »US Dollar Rally Pauses as Japanese Yen Finds Respite: Asia-Pacific Outlook
Canadian Dollar Talking Points USD/CAD clears the November 2020 high (1.3371) as it extends the advance following the Federal Reserve interest rate decision, and the… Read More »USD/CAD Rally Pushes RSI Into Overbought Zone for First Time in 2022
US Stock Market Key Points: TheS&P 500, Dow, and Nasdaq 100 fall for the third consecutive day amid tighter financial conditions and recession fears. Better-than-expected… Read More »S&P 500, Nasdaq, Dow Fall Amid Mounting Growth Concerns
EUR/USD OUTLOOK: The euro lacks conviction on Thursday against the U.S. dollar, moving between small gains and losses The Fed hawkish monetary policy outlook could… Read More »EUR/USD Muted Post Hawkish Fed Verdict but Still a Falling Knife
Japanese Yen, USDJPY, GBPJPY, AUDJPY, EURJPY – Talking Points USDJPY tumbles from 145 to 140 as MoF intervenes in Yen market Bank of Japan sticks… Read More »Japanese Yen Roars to Life Following Intervention – USDJPY, GBPJPY, AUDJPY, EURJPY Setups
US Dollar Talking Points: It’s been a busy week for the US Dollar with yesterday’s FOMC rate decision being followed by rate meetings in Japan,… Read More »US Dollar Price Action Setups: EUR/USD, GBP/USD, USD/CHF, USD/JPY
POUND STERLING TALKING POINTS GBP finds support post-BoE. Fundamental headwinds mount for UK and pound. BANK OF ENGLAND RATE HIKE SEES POUND BID… FOR NOW… Read More »BoE Defies Market Estimates with 50bps Rate Hike
Gold, US Federal Reserve, Inflation, Ukraine- Talking Points Gold prices headed lower as markets parsed Federal Reserve Commentary. The rate rise was expected, the overtly… Read More »Gold Prices Remain Pressured By Fed’s More Hawkish Tone
US Dollar Price and Chart Analysis USD/JPY trades in a 350 pip range in less than one hour. BoJ is seen buying Japanese Yen for… Read More »USD/JPY Whipsaws Then Slumps on Official FX Intervention Reports
Swiss National Bank, EURCHF Forecasts and Analysis SNB hikes rates by an out-sized 75 basis points to 0.50%. EUR/CHF rally on possible fx intervention. Recommended… Read More »Swiss National Bank Hikes by 75 Basis Points, EUR/CHF Pops Higher
JAPANESE YEN, BANK OF JAPAN, USD/JPY ANALYSIS – TALKING POINTS: Japanese Yen spikes lower as the Bank of Japan keeps policy settings unchanged Absence of… Read More »Japanese Yen Spikes Lower as the BOJ Holds Back FX Intervention Threat. Where to Next for USD/JPY?
S&P 500, FOMC, Dollar, USDJPY, EURUSD, Yields and Recession Talking Points: The Market Perspective: USDJPY Bearish Below 141.50; Gold Bearish Below 1,680 Beyond the FOMC’s… Read More »Will Dollar and Risk Assets Sift Through the Fed Decision to the Recession Warning?
Gold Price Talking Points The price of gold trades to a fresh weekly high ($1688) even as the Federal Reserve delivers another 75bp rate hike,… Read More »Gold Price Defends September Range as RSI Holds Above Oversold Zone
New Zealand Dollar, NZD/USD, AUD/NZD, Trade Balance, BoJ, Crude Oil – Talking Points Asia-Pacific markets may fall after the FOMC rate decision boosted the US… Read More »NZD/USD Trades at Critical Support as APAC Traders Prepare for Bank of Japan
Crude Oil Price Talking Points The price of oil holds above the weekly low ($81.73) after showing a limited reaction to the smaller-than-expected rise in… Read More »Crude Oil Price to Eye January Low on Failure to Defend Monthly Low