Weekly Trading Forecast: What Currencies Face Volatility Amid Low Volatility Global Markets

Extremely thin trading for the capital markets is sidelining FX trends as well. Volatility in the majors continues to outpace its financial peers, but can Janet Yellen’s remarks at the Jackson Hole Symposium leverage monetary policy speculation and turn activity to conviction and trend? US Dollar Forecast – Dollar Looks to Yellen to Turn Volatility […]


Euro Traders Look to US Dollar for Next Major Moves

Fundamental Forecast for Euro: Neutral The Euro surged to multi-month highs versus the US Dollar despite a fairly uneventful week for both Europe and the US. And indeed the release of official minutes from both from both the European Central Bank and US Federal Reserve’s recent meetings did little to alter market outlook. A fairly […]


Gold Prices Grind Sideways in a Triangle

Talking Points: Gold prices continue month long consolidation The higher probability pattern appears to be a triangle with support near $ 1311-1320 Gold priced in foreign currencies show gold outperforming against GBP, EUR, CHF, CAD, AUD but holding steady against JPY and USD Having trouble trading Gold? This may be why. Gold prices have been […]


Weekly Trading Forecast: What Currencies Face Volatility Amid Low Volatility Global Markets

Activity in equities and other asset classes have ground to a halt recently. The FX market is not immune, but it has maintained a volatility advantage over its brethren. Which currencies and events can are set to stir in the week ahead? US Dollar Forecast – USDollar Range to Extend Unless CPI or Fed Speakers […]


Chinese Yuan Slips After Round of Disappionting Lending, Investment Data

Talking Points USD/CNH climbed through Friday’s close helped by Chinese new Yuan loans released Banks issued 463.6 billion (CNY) in July versus 900 billion estimated Lending and foreign investment figures follow disappointment in retail, production and assets Having trouble trading the Australian Dollar? This may be why. The Chinese Yuan was helped along in its […]