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AUD/JPY’s Big Breakout Boosts Bullish Bias

April 12, 2019 2:38 PM
For the second day in a row, the Japanese yen is the weakest major currency as today’s heavy risk-on bent leads to selling in the safe haven currency. Meanwhile, the aussie has caught a big bid despite the RBA citing “increased risks” to the household sector.

RBA Hold At 1.5%, Maintain Confidence With Employment

April 2, 2019 12:04 AM
Overall the statement remains fairly-balanced, although it continues to appear that RBA’s confidence in the labour market is fending off a dovish stance. We still see potantial for AUD/NZD's bullish wedge to play out.

USD Perks Up, AUD/USD Slips Ahead Of Fed

March 19, 2019 9:35 PM
The US dollar perked up mid-Asia, weighing notably on commodity currencies AUD and NZD ahead of the meeting. With a likely swing high in pace, AUD/USD could be headed for 70c.

Australia's GDP Miss Weighs On AUD

March 5, 2019 7:49 PM
The Australian dollar took a tumble across the board after today’s GDP miss. Coming in a 2.3% YoY versus 2.5% expected, it takes the 2018 average down to 2.9% and below RBA’s estimate of 3%.

AUD/USD Bulls Could Target 2019 High at 0.7300 on Positive US-China Trade Headlines

February 19, 2019 2:56 PM
US and Chinese trade negotiators kicked off another round of talks today after President Trump labeled last week’s discussions in Beijing “very productive.” Today and tomorrow feature lower-level officials to the table, with higher-level policymakers including US Trade Representative Lighthizer, Treasury Secretary Mnuchin, and Vice Prenier Liu He, c...