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DAX could break to fresh record as it hovers near major resistance area

Updated -  Nov 27, 2014 6:25:00 AM By Fawad Razaqzada

European stocks are higher today, led by gains in Germany once again. At the time of this writing, the benchmark DAX index is up a good 0.9%, supported by speculation that the European Central Bank may introduce full-scale QE at some point early next year. Yesterday, the ECB Vice President Vitor Constancioy stated that the central bank is prepared to start buying sovereign bonds in Q1 should economic conditions warrant it. This was the first [...] Continue Reading

AUD regains some lost ground on encouraging CAPEX data

Updated -  Nov 26, 2014 11:19:17 PM By Chris Tedder

The Australian dollar has managed to break through an important resistance zone around 0.8555 against the USD on the back of better than expected Australian private capital expenditure numbers. Private CAPEX rose 0.2% in Q3, defying predictions of a horrible 1.9% drop. The better numbers came from an unexpected surge in equipment, plant and machinery spending in the three months to September. The ABS also noted that corporates plan to increase capital expenditure to $153 [...] Continue Reading

NZDUSD’s rally is tarnished by softer than expected trade numbers

Updated -  Nov 26, 2014 8:37:03 PM By Chris Tedder

New Zealand’s trade deficit missed expectations in October, led by a strong surge imports. The trade deficit narrowed to 908m in October, which is more than the 642m deficit that the market was expecting. Also, September’s trade balance was revised lower to -1,367m. The annual trade balance fell into deficit territory for the first time this year at -107m. The good news is that the surge in imports highlights some underlying strength in domestic [...] Continue Reading

OPEC unlikely to cut production ceiling; lower prices may prevail

Updated -  Nov 26, 2014 1:30:00 PM By Fawad Razaqzada

Crude oil traders are now in wait-and-see mode as the OPEC mulls a production cut. Yesterday, a meeting between some large oil producing nations including Russia, Mexico, Venezuela and Saudi Arabia failed to find a solution in terms of production cut. In truth, an agreement was never likely to be reached prior to the actual OPEC meeting on Thursday anyway. The situation is really complex this time with the likes of Iran, Iraq and Libya [...] Continue Reading

It’s a bad day for turkeys, and the UK economy

Updated -  Nov 26, 2014 11:45:00 AM By Kathleen Brooks

The US is hungrily waiting for Thanksgiving on Thursday. From a financial market perspective, this is reflected in low volumes in both FX and equities. While this helped to push European equities up to 2-month highs this morning, the upside has been capped and we have drifted lower throughout the European afternoon. The dollar is also drifting lower. Volumes are only going to get worse on Thursday and Friday with no economic data scheduled for [...] Continue Reading

November Month-End Model Signals Potential USD Weakness

Updated -  Nov 26, 2014 11:15:00 AM By Matt Weller, CMT

Background: Traders often discuss how ‘month end’ flows may impact a currency or a currency pair during the last few day(s) of the month. These flows are caused by global portfolio managers rebalancing their existing currency hedges. If the value of one country’s equity and bond markets increases, these fund managers typically look to sell or hedge their elevated risk in that country’s currency and rebalance their exposure back to an underperforming country’s currency. The [...] Continue Reading

EUR/JPY: the pair to watch as US goes on holiday

Updated -  Nov 26, 2014 10:15:00 AM By Fawad Razaqzada

Today it has been all about the dollar as three days’ worth of US macroeconomic pointers were published in the space of just a few hours to avoid conflicts with Thursday’s Thanksgiving holiday. The US data dump led to a volatile afternoon session for the major currency pairs denominated in the buck. With the US data out of the way now, speculators may wish to consider some currency crosses instead, for example the EUR/JPY. This [...] Continue Reading

EURGBP: Downtrend Resuming After Today’s Turbulence?

Updated -  Nov 26, 2014 8:55:00 AM By Matt Weller, CMT

While many US traders are anxiously watching the status of their flights on the biggest travel day of the year, European traders have seen a bit of turbulence in today’s European session. First, traders got a glimpse of the revision to Q3 UK GDP, which came out at 0.7% q/q as expected, marking the 6th consecutive quarter this specific reading has been 0.7% or 0.8%. While some of the report’s details were less-than-stellar, traders have [...] Continue Reading

RBA ponders cutting the OCR; OECD recommends the bank raise it

Updated -  Nov 26, 2014 12:57:44 AM By Chris Tedder

The Organisation for Economic Development has recommended that the Reserve Bank of Australia begins tightening interest rates from Q2 next year in order to prevent property prices rising to risky levels. Meanwhile, RBA deputy governor Lowe told a room full of economists last night that if further rates cut are required, they should be somewhat successful in stimulating economic activity. Just last month Lowe said that “the longer it (low rates) runs without a pick-up [...] Continue Reading

The PBoC takes the wind out of the yuan’s sails

Updated -  Nov 25, 2014 9:11:53 PM By Chris Tedder

The yuan has been steadily trending higher against the USD since April but the People’s Bank of China’s decision to unexpectedly cut interest rates last week and recent US dollar strength has reversed USDCNY’s trajectory. The pair has now reached its 100-day, a break of which would be a bullish technical indicator. On Friday, the PBoC unexpectedly announced that it was cutting its benchmark rate for the first time since 2012. China’s central bank [...] Continue Reading

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