GBP/USD – Prices, Charts, and Analysis Attention is already turning to the mid-December central bank bonanza. Sterling needs to do some work of its own.… Read More »British Pound (GBP) Outlook – GBP/USD Driven Higher by the US Dollar, Where Next?
S&P 500, VIX, Dollar, Fed Forecast and Recession Talking Points: The Market Perspective: USDJPY Bearish Below 137; EURUSD Bullish Above 1.0000; S&P 500 Bearish Below… Read More »Keeping Up Dow Rally and Dollar Tumble Momentum May Be Difficult Next Week
S&P 500, DAX 40 and ASX 200 Fundamental Forecast Talking Points: The S&P 500 managed to break above the bound of this year’s most reserved… Read More »S&P 500, DAX 40 and ASX 200 Fundamental Forecast for the Week Ahead
NFP Data Analysis and Market Reaction November NFP data reveals 263k jobs added to the US economy Average hourly wage growth comes in at twice… Read More »NFP Posts Yet Another Beat as US Job Market Proves Resilient, USD Rises
KEY POINTS: Recommended by Zain Vawda Get Your Free EUR Forecast EUR/USD FUNDAMENTAL BACKDROP EUR/USD consolidates above the psychological 1.0500 level ahead of the NFP… Read More »EUR/USD Consolidates Above Psychological 1.0500 level. Further Gains in Store?
USD/JPY Price and Chart Analysis USD/JPY breaking below the 200-day moving average. US Jobs Report (NFP) is now key ahead of the mid-December FOMC meeting.… Read More »USD/JPY Slumps Further Ahead of a Key US Jobs Report
BRENT CRUDE OIL (LCOc1) TALKING POINTS USD factors may play a lesser role going into next week. OPEC+ meeting and Russian price cap takes center… Read More »Brent Eyes OPEC+ and Russian Oil Price Cap
S&P 500, Dollar, Fed Forecast, Inflation and NFPs Talking Points: The Market Perspective: USDJPY Bearish Below 137; EURUSD Bullish Above 1.0000; Gold Bearish Below 1,750… Read More »Despite VIX Collapse, S&P 500 Rally Stalls But USDJPY Tumble Catches Ahead of NFPs
Dow Jones Industrial Average, Fed Rates and NFPs Talking Points: The Market Perspective: Dow Bearish Below 33,500 Despite the Dow’s hefty 2.2 percent charge on… Read More »Dow Rally Falters Despite Cooler Inflation, NFPs Now an Open-Ended Event
Bitcoin (BTC/USD) Technical Analysis: Bitcoin prices slide from technical resistance driving prices back below $17000 BTC/USD trades in a narrow range as the 20-day MA… Read More »Bitcoin Prices Humbled by Resistance – BTC/USD Slips Below $17000.
South African Rand Dollar Talking Points: USD/ZAR soars after SA President Cyril Ramaphosa is found guilty of misconduct Rand tanks after bouncing off psychological support… Read More »USD/ZAR Rallies as SA President Ramaphosa Faces Potential Impeachment
U.S. DOLLAR ANALYSIS & TALKING POINTS Dovish rhetoric backed by U.S. core PCE. Key technical levels being tested on DXY. Recommended by Warren Venketas Get… Read More »Core PCE Data Leaves Dollar on the Backfoot
US Equities (S&P500, Nasdaq 100 and Dow Jones) Analysis Equities get the ‘green light’ from Powell as global sentiment improves Tech heavy Nasdaq outshines S&P… Read More »S&P 500, Nasdaq, Dow Rise on Dovish Powell
GBP/USD – Prices, Charts, and Analysis Cable runs higher on US dollar weakness. GBP/USD tests the 200-day moving average. Recommended by Nick Cawley Get Your… Read More »British Pound Latest – GBP/USD Prints a Fresh Multi-Month High
KEY POINTS: Recommended by Zain Vawda Get Your Free JPY Forecast Most Read: Japanese Yen Leaps as US Dollar Sinks Post Powell. Is the Peak… Read More »BoJ and Fed Chair Powell’s Comments Form Perfect Cocktail for Yen Gains
EUR/USD Price, Chart, and Analysis US Treasury yields fall after Powell feeds the doves. EUR/USD looking at 105.00 but US data is near. Recommended by… Read More »EUR/USD Set For Further Gains After Fed Powell’s Dovish Nudge
AUD/USD ANALYSIS & TALKING POINTS Fed’s peak rate drops below 5% post-Powell. China’s looks to ease COVID constraints, giving commodities and AUD a boost. Technical… Read More »Aussie Feeds Off Risk-On Sentiment Fueled by China and Fed
Japanese Yen, USD/JPY, US Dollar, Fed, Powell, Crude Oil, Gold – Talking Points The Japanese Yen found support as the US Dollar wilted across the… Read More »Japanese Yen Leaps as US Dollar Sinks Post Powell. Is the Peak in Place for USD/JPY?
S&P 500, Dollar, Fed Forecast, Inflation and NFPs Talking Points: The Market Perspective: USDJPY Bearish Below 137; EURUSD Bullish Above 1.0000; Gold Bearish Below 1,750… Read More »S&P 500 Breaks Tight Range and Overtakes 200-Day Moving Average, Inflation and NFPs Ahead
US Dollar, USD, DXY Index, Fed, FOMC, AUD, CAD, NOK, NZD, Real Yields – Talking Points US Dollar weakened again through the Asian session after… Read More »US Dollar Sails South as Powell Puts the Fed Case Forward. How Low Can USD Go?
US Crude Oil, US Dollar and Risk Trends Talking Points: The Market Perspective: Crude Oil Bullish above 76.00 Risk appetite trends swelled this past session… Read More »Crude Oil Rises a Third Day from 76 Support as Risk Appetite Adds to Supply Data
Key Points: Recommended by Zain Vawda Get Your Free Equities Forecast MOST READ: USD in Review Ahead of PCE data – Inflation Remains a Key… Read More »ADP Employment Misses Estimates, Biggest Slowdown Since January 2021
US Dollar Basket (DXY) Analysis Hawkish Fed speak could be losing its effectiveness as markets position themselves for lower inflation once again A brief recap… Read More »USD in Review Ahead of PCE data – Inflation Remains a Key Driver of USD
EUR CPI Key Points: Recommended by Zain Vawda Get Your Free EUR Forecast The CPI and Forex: How CPI Data Affects Currency Prices Euro Area… Read More »Euro Area Inflation Declines for the First Time Since July 2021
Gold Price (XAU/USD), Chart, and Analysis Gold’s recent push higher stalls. Retail traders shrink their weekly short positions. Recommended by Nick Cawley Get Your Free… Read More »Gold Price (XAU/USD) Edgy as Short-Dated US Yields Rise Ahead of Fed Speech
US Dollar, DXY Index, USD, Fed, Powell, Real Yield, China, Crude Oil, – Talking Points US Dollar continues to languish into month end despite Fed… Read More »US Dollar Slides Ahead of Fed Chair Comments While Equities Weigh Growth Prospects
S&P 500, China, EURUSD, Fed and ECB Rate Forecasts Talking Points: The Market Perspective: USDJPY Bullish Above 141; EURUSD Bullish Above 1.0000; Gold Bearish Below… Read More »S&P 500 Faces Its First Serious Range Break Threat with Fed’s Powell Remarks
Canadian Dollar, USD/CAD, Australian Dollar, China PMI – Asia Pacific Market Open Recommended by Daniel Dubrovsky Forex for Beginners Asia-Pacific Market Briefing – Canadian Dollar… Read More »Canadian Dollar Dented by GDP Data, But USD/CAD Near-Term Downtrend Holds
USDJPY, Dollar and Fed Rate Forecasts Talking Points: The Market Perspective: USDJPY Bearish Below 137.50 Monetary policy as a fundamental driver behind USDJPY is held… Read More »USDJPY Outlook Particularly Prone to Fed Messaging
Gold, Oil Talking Points: Gold prices have pushed up to a fresh weekly high this morning, continuing a bounce from support that began last week.… Read More »Gold Bounce Continues, Crude Oil Tries to Set Support
CB Consumer Confidence The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index® decreased in for a second month of declines. The Index now stands at 100.2 down from… Read More »CB Consumer Confidence Declines for Second Month, DXY Moves Lower