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  • Oil Trading Alert: Crude Oil Closed Week under 2009 Low!

    January 11, 2016, 8:26 AM
    Oil Trading Alert: ...

    On Friday, crude oil lost 1.14% as concerns over a global supply glut, the situation in China and the Middle East continued to weigh on investors sentiment. Thanks to these circumstances, light crude closed the week under the 2009 low. Does it mean that we’ll see a test of the barrier of $30 in the coming weeks?

  • Stock Trading Alert: Negative Expectations Again, Following Asian Markets' Rout

    January 7, 2016, 7:15 AM
    Stock Trading Alert: ...

    S&P 500 index continued its short-term downtrend yesterday, as it closed below 2,000 mark. Investors expect another sell-off today after Asian markets' rout. However, there are some technical oversold conditions, which may lead to an upward correction. Will this sell-off extend even further? Or is this the time to take short-term profits off the table?

  • Will Middle East Boost Gold?

    January 6, 2016, 6:14 AM
    Will Middle East ...

    Gold started the year well amid bad economic news from China and rising tensions in the Middle East. Will the conflict between Saudi Arabia and Iran boost the price of gold?

  • Oil Trading Alert: Crude Oil – Breakdown!

    January 6, 2016, 5:03 AM
    Oil Trading Alert: ...

    On Tuesday, crude oil lost 2.47% as a stronger greenback pushed the price lower. As a result, light crude extended losses and broke below important support line. What impact could it have on future moves?

  • Forex Trading Alert: EUR/USD under Support!

    January 5, 2016, 8:12 AM
    Forex Trading Alert: ...

    Earlier today, official data showed that the annual rate of inflation in the euro zone increased by 0.2% in Dec, missing forecasts for an increase of 0.3%. Additionally, core inflation (without food and energy costs) rose 0.9% in the previous month, also below forecasts for 1.0%. Thanks to these disappointing numbers, EUR/USD extended losses and broke below important support zone. How low could the exchange rate go in the coming days?

  • Will Swiss Vote On Ending Fractional Reserve Banking Affect Gold?

    January 4, 2016, 8:48 AM
    Will Swiss Vote ...

    Switzerland will hold a referendum to decide whether to ban commercial banks from creating money. What does it imply for the global economy and the gold market?

  • Stock Trading Alert: Negative Expectations Following Asian Stock Markets Sell-Off - New Downtrend?

    January 4, 2016, 7:02 AM
    Stock Trading Alert: ...

    S&P 500 index extended its short-term downtrend on Thursday, as investors reacted to economic data releases. Expectations before the opening of today's trading session are very negative, following Asian stock markets sell-off. Is this a new downtrend or just another quick pull-back within medium-term consolidation along the level of 2,000?

  • Forex Trading Alert: EUR/USD – Bearish Formation Is Underway

    December 31, 2015, 10:05 AM
    Forex Trading Alert: ...

    Yesterday, EUR/USD moved little lower as Tuesday’s solid consumer confidence data continued to support the greenback. Thanks to these circumstances, the probability of further declines increased as the bearish formation is underway. What impact could it have on the exchange rate in the coming days?

  • Stock Trading Alert: Virtually Flat Expectations Ahead of Today's Shortened Trading Session

    December 31, 2015, 9:59 AM
    Stock Trading Alert: ...

    S&P 500 index retraced some of its recent move up yesterday. Is this a short-term uptrend reversal or just quick pull-back?

  • November U.S. Consumer Spending and Gold

    December 30, 2015, 11:30 AM
    November U.S. Consumer ...

    U.S. consumer spending rose 0.3 percent in November. What does it mean for the gold market?

  • Oil Trading Alert: Crude Oil and Gold – What Can We Infer from This Relationship?

    December 30, 2015, 11:28 AM
    Oil Trading Alert: ...

    Although crude oil moved higher yesterday, the key resistance lines continues to keep gains in check. What does it mean for the commodity? Will the oil-to-gold ratio give us more clues about future moves?

  • Forex Trading Alert: GBP/USD - Time for Fresh Lows?

    December 29, 2015, 11:58 AM
    Forex Trading Alert: ...

    Although trading volumes remain thin after Christmas and ahead of the New Year, GBP/USD broke below very important support line. What does it mean for the exchange rate?

  • Bitcoin Trading Alert: Bitcoin Closer to $400

    December 29, 2015, 11:56 AM
    Bitcoin Trading Alert: ...

    The first thing to notice is that surprisingly little has changed in the last couple of days. This might seem odd at first since Bitcoin plunged on Dec. 26, but becomes clearer once we look at the whole pattern following the early-November top. What's the current outlook for Bitcoin?

  • The U.S. Junk Bond Market and Gold

    December 28, 2015, 1:12 PM
    The U.S. Junk ...

    We wrote in August that the yields on the riskiest junk bonds had been rising. Since then, the situation has worsened. What does the selloff in the high-yield bond market mean for the U.S. economy and the price of gold?

  • Oil Trading Alert: Moment of Truth

    December 28, 2015, 1:03 PM
    Oil Trading Alert: ...

    On Thursday, crude oil extended gains as a combination of a weaker U.S. dollar and the EIA weekly report continued to weigh on the price of the commodity. Thanks to these circumstances, light crude gained 0.61% and climbed to the key short-term resistance line. Where will the commodity head next?

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