Forex Trading Information

Forex — the foreign exchange (currency or FOREX, or FX) market is the biggest and the most liquid financial market in the world. It boasts a daily volume of more than $5.1 trillion. Trading in this market involves buying and selling world currencies, taking profit from the exchange rates difference. FX trading can yield high profits but is also a very risky endeavor.

Getting into Forex trading is easy:

1. Start with our free Forex course.
2. Open an account with a broker.
3. Learn from other traders at the forum.

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Forex Blog

Forex Brokers Update — May 19th, 2019

Sun, 19 May 2019 9:41

It was one more week without new additions of broker listings to our website. The updates included: RoboForex removed Fix-Cent account type. Modified Pro-Cent account type for slightly higher spreads and increased a minimum account size there from $1 to $10. The number of currency pairs available for trading has...

Weekly Forex Technical Analysis (May 20 — May 24, 2019)

Sat, 18 May 2019 9:46


Floor pivot points

3rd Sup2nd Sup1st SupPivot1st Res2nd Res3rd Res
1.1012 1.1083 1.1120 1.1191 1.1228 1.1300 1.1336

Woodie's pivot points

2nd Sup1st SupPivot1st Res2nd Res
1.1074 1.1102 1.1183 1.1211

EUR/USD Fails to Maintain Rally After US Consumer Sentiment Provides Positive Surprise

Fri, 17 May 2019 14:53

EUR/USD attempted to rally intraday but failed to keep gains, especially after the consumer sentiment reported by the University of Michigan demonstrated surprisingly sharp improvement. Leading index rose 0.2% in April, in line with expectations. The March increase got a negative revision from 0.4% to 0.3%. (Event A on the chart.) Michigan Sentiment ...

Forex News

Surprising Growth of Japanese GDP Doesn't Help Yen

Surprising Growth of Japanese GDP Doesn't Help Yen

Mon, 20 May 2019 20:13

The performance of the Japanese yen was not impressive today despite a surprisingly good report about Japan's economic growth. The currency fell versus the Swiss franc and was about flat against most other major rivals.

Australian Dollar Fails to Keep Rally Caused by Election Surprise

Australian Dollar Fails to Keep Rally Caused by Election Surprise

Mon, 20 May 2019 19:12

The Australian dollar opened sharply higher on Monday after the unexpected outcome of the election held over the weekend. But analysts were unconvinced by the rally, and indeed the Aussie has trimmed its gains by now, losing them outright against many rivals.

Euro Rises Despite Trade Jitters As the Dollar Falls on Weak US Data

Euro Rises Despite Trade Jitters As the Dollar Falls on Weak US Data

Mon, 20 May 2019 16:53

The euro today rallied higher against the US dollar in the European and American sessions reversing five consecutive losing sessions to trade slightly higher. The EUR/USD currency pair today reversed Asian session losses and rallied higher boosted by positive German data and the greenback's weakness after hitting a key resistance zone.

Commodity Blog

Crude Oil Mixed as Outlook for OPEC Cuts Uncertain

Mon, 20 May 2019 22:38

Crude oil demonstrated mixed performance as traders were uncertain whether the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies will be able to maintain...

Metals Demonstrate Mixed Performance as US-China Trade War Escalates

Mon, 20 May 2019 22:08

The trade war between the United States and China continued to escalate, and metals reacted differently to that. Unsurprisingly, copper declined, while gold managed to eke out...

Commodities Technical Analysis, May 20th — May 24th

Sun, 19 May 2019 10:08

The technical analysis, that includes the indicators’ data and major pivot points for WTI Oil, Gold, Silver, Copper, and Natural Gas in continous charts as of May 19th,...

Forex Video Zone

EUR/USD and GBP/USD Forecast — May 20th 2019

Mon, 20 May 2019 15:45

In this video, the Trader Guy looks at the currency pairs EUR/USD and GBP/USD for the May 20th session. EUR/USD — The Friday session saw the bulls to succeed initially, but later saw them give up. To the downside, the 1.11 is the target. A break below, the market could then go towards 1.10. So, you can short rallies that show signs of exhaustion. A break above the top of the candlestick from...

USD/MXN Forecast — May 20th 2019

Mon, 20 May 2019 15:43

In this video, the Trader Guy looks at the USD/MXN pair for the May 20th session. USD/MXN — The Friday session formed a bearish candle showing signs of exhaustion. The market showed a risk-on sentiment on Friday session, which means the dollar is weak, and bullish for emerging economies like Mexico. At the moment, this downtrend line is holding the market down. So, you can expect that the market will move...

Gold Forecast — May 20th 2019

Mon, 20 May 2019 15:41

In this video, the Trader Guy looks at the commodity, gold for the May 20th session. Gold/USD — This market has turned very bearish after found resistance at this downtrend line. The Friday session was bearish too. The 1,268 level below looks very supportive. However, if this level gives away, then 1,200 is the target to the downside. So, you can short rallies that show...