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Weekly Forex Technical Analysis (Jul 23 — Jul 27)

Sat, 21 Jul 2018 9:52


Floor pivot points

3rd Sup2nd Sup1st SupPivot1st Res2nd Res3rd Res
1.1446 1.1510 1.1616 1.1680 1.1785 1.1850 1.1955

Woodie's pivot points

2nd Sup1st SupPivot1st Res2nd Res
1.1520 1.1636 1.1690 1.1806

EUR/USD Soars Despite Positive US Data

Thu, 19 Jul 2018 19:29

EUR/USD was on the rise today during the New York trading session despite the fact that the US macroeconomic indicators came out pretty good this time. Philadelphia Fed manufacturing index rose from 19.9 to 25.7 in July, coming out better than 21.6 expected by market participants....

EUR/USD Declines, Recovers on US Housing Data

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 14:52

The US dollar had been winning against the single European currency during the late London and early New York trading sessions today before the poor US real estate statistics indicators made euro jump up. EUR/USD has not yet recovered all of its early losses but is...

Forex News

Canadian Dollar Rallies Higher on Upbeat Retail Sales and CPI Data

Canadian Dollar Rallies Higher on Upbeat Retail Sales and CPI Data

Fri, 20 Jul 2018 14:52

The Canadian dollar today rallied higher against its US counterpart following the release of upbeat retail sales and inflation data in the early American session. This drove the USD/CAD currency pair to new lows as investors sold the US dollar and bought the loonie based on the strong economic releases.

EUR/USD Trades Sideways on Italian Political Concerns

EUR/USD Trades Sideways on Italian Political Concerns

Fri, 20 Jul 2018 12:15

The EUR/USD currency pair today traded sideways following the resurgence of Italian political risks due to tensions within the coalition government. The currency pair's losses were largely limited by the weaker US dollar following President Donald Trump's dovish comments yesterday.

Switzerland ‘Can Live With’ Franc Being Overvalued Against the Euro

Switzerland ‘Can Live With’ Franc Being Overvalued Against the Euro

Thu, 19 Jul 2018 15:55

The Swiss franc is overvalued compared to the euro, but the nation and its businesses “can live with” the current exchange rate, says Ueli Maurer, Switzerland’s Finance Minister. The Swiss franc, which has gained more than 5% against the euro over the last 12 months, is dipping on Thursday after his remarks.

Commodity Blog

Natural Gas Tries to Find Direction After Smaller-Than-Expected Jump in Supplies

Thu, 19 Jul 2018 15:08

Natural gas futures are trying to find direction on Thursday after the US government reported a smaller-than-expected increase in domestic stockpiles. Natural gas prices...

Soybeans Trying to Rebound From 2018 Lows on USDA Crop Ratings

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 15:11

Soybean futures are trading lower for the first time this week as the agricultural commodity tries to continue its rebound from its 2018 lows. Soybean...

Copper Adds to Losses Amid Slowing Chinese Growth

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 16:10

Copper futures are adding to their losses on Tuesday after disappointing second quarter economic data from China. Despite low inventories and technical support,...

Forex Video Zone

Bitcoin Forecast — July 20th 2018

Fri, 20 Jul 2018 15:16

In this video, the Trader Guy looks at the cryptocurrency, bitcoin for the June 20th session. Bitcoin/USD — As you can see, the bitcoin has done very little during the day forming a shooting star on Wednesday. Thursday has been pretty flat and that is because we have a ton of supply right here at 7,600. I think at this point, we are probably looking at a market that is ready...

US Economy Provides More Optimistic Signals

Fri, 20 Jul 2018 15:03

The US economy continues to provide signals of readiness for a rate hike to the monetary authorities while traders receive signals of inevitable growth in profitability of the US assets. Yesterday, the report on the initial jobless claims from the United States served as one of such signals. The report showed that only 207,000 people applied for unemployment benefited in the week ended the July 14th. Remarkably, the initial jobless claims not only declined below...

USD at 1-Year High Despite Trump’s Displeasure

Fri, 20 Jul 2018 14:34

Washington does not welcome the rally of the American currency. The US dollar index has gained 1% since the beginning of the week and reached a 1-year high at 95.60. Yesterday, US President Donald Trump again voiced his concern about the strong dollar. Trump's verbal intervention pushed the greenback down. Nevertheless, the index is still trading above 95.00. Indeed, bearing in mind the protectionist rhetoric of Donald Trump, the overvalued dollar workers...