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Technical Tuesday: Nasdaq, WTI, GOLD and USD/CNH

In this week’s edition, we are getting technical on the Nasdaq, WTI, gold and USD/CNH.

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Nothing changes for gold, stocks as yields resume higher

Bearish trend persist for indices and metals as investors watch yields continue to rise following a flurry of central bank action this week.

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US open: Stocks drop on Fed jitters

Stocks head lower as nerves set in ahead of the Fed's rate decision tomorrow and after the Swedish central bank hiked rates by 1%, ahead of forecasts.

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September 20, 2022 09:06 AM

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Stocks, cryptos and metal plunge

Rising interest rate expectations and fears over recession continue to weigh on sentiment

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US open: Stocks mixed after retail sales rise & jobless claims fall

US stocks head for a mixed start as inflation fears and hawkish Fed bets linger. Retail sales rise 0.3% and initial jobless claims fall.

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September 15, 2022 08:51 AM
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US open: Stocks rise as weaker data is seen as good news

Stocks rise after weaker than expected ADP payroll data sees aggressive Fed bets ease, lifting stocks. Oil prices also extend the selloff.

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August 31, 2022 09:00 AM
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US open: Stocks rise as GDP & jobless claims beat forecasts

Stocks rise, but come off session highs after US GDP is upwardly revised to -0.7% and jobless claims unexpectedly fall. Attention now turns to the Fed's gathering at the Jackson Hole Symposium.

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August 25, 2022 08:29 AM
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Index in focus: Nasdaq 100 summer recovery at risk

Our traders are expecting a bounce in the index on balance - Will they be correct in their bias?

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US open: Stocks fall as aggressive Fed bets return

Stocks are set to extend last week's selloff as fears of the Fed hiking rates at a faster pace return ahead of the Jackson Hole Symposium.

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August 22, 2022 08:57 AM

Growth concerns return to the forefront

Crude leads commodities slump on weak Chinese data and US Empire Manufacturing Index plunges into negative

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Two trades to watch: USD/JPY, FTSE

USD/JPY slips after BoJ minutes & ahead of US consumer confidence. FTSE rises with earnings, oil in focus.

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July 26, 2022 03:28 AM
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Index in focus: Nasdaq 100 bullish positioning lowest since May

The balance of the positioning, technical, and fundamental forces still suggest the index is in a bear market

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US open: Stocks rise as corporate earnings heat up

US stocks open higher ahead of a busy week for earnings and as aggressive Fed bets ease.

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US open: Stocks drop as JP Morgan profits fall, jobless claims rise

Hot inflation, aggressive Fed bets, rising jobless claims and JPM misses - all in al there is very little to be optimistic about. Stocks are falling, USD is rising.

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July 14, 2022 08:49 AM
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US open: Futures tumble as inflation keeps rising

US inflation was hotter than expected in June, fuelling aggressive Fed bets. Stocks & gold plunge while the USD soars back over 108.00.

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July 13, 2022 08:53 AM
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US open: Stocks fall with inflation data, earnings season in focus

US stocks are set to fall on the open as investors look ahead to Wednesday's inflation report and earnings season starting on Thursday.

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July 11, 2022 08:51 AM
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US open: Futures mixed ahead of the NFP

US futures are heading for a mixed start ahead of the NFP, which is expected to show the slowest job creation since November.

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July 8, 2022 07:31 AM

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US open: Caution ahead of FOMC minutes

Stocks edge lower in cautious trade ahead of the Fed minutes. A more hawkish stance could see stocks drop lower as recession fears mount.

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July 6, 2022 08:41 AM
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Q3 Outlook: What to expect from the coming quarter?

Stocks and treasuries plunged in the first half of 2022 as inflation and recession fears rose. What can we expect in Q3? Here we look at the main themes set to drive the markets and how they could influence the different areas of the market.

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US open Stocks mixed ahead of Powell

US stocks are set for a mixed open after US GDP was downwardly revised and ahead of Fed Powell’s appearance.

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June 29, 2022 08:59 AM

Europe’s woes go from bad to worse

Sharp acceleration in Spanish inflation hit equities and sends EUR/CHF on brink of parity

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US open: Stocks rise as China eases COVID restrictions

Stocks are set to rise after China eases travel restrictions, boosting optimism that supply chain disruptions could soon start to ease and travel ramp up. US consumer confidence data is due.

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June 28, 2022 09:00 AM
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US open: Stocks rise, jobless claims little changed, Powell next

Stocks edge higher as investors digest the latest jobless claims and look to Fed Powell who testifies again.

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June 23, 2022 08:56 AM