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Stronger Dollar and Friday’s GDP

May 23, 2016

The U.S dollar is rising vs all the majors and this trend can continue this week as markets price in a possible rate rise on June 15th. The EUR/USD pair didn’t succeed in staying below 1.12 for a significant time period but another attempt this week could escalate downside moment...


Dollar sell-off and Amazon Rise

May 3, 2016

The U.S dollar is under huge pressure because of very low expectations for any rate hike this year by the Federal Reserve. The next rate decision by the Fed will take place on June 15th and the market is pricing less than a 10% chance for any rate change. Keeping the Fed rate at ...


FED day

March 16, 2016

Federal Reserve rate decision will be published today at 18:00 GMT followed by a press conference by Janet Yellen at 18:30 GMT . The Fed’s rate is supposed to stay unchanged at 0.5% and the market is pricing less than a 10% chance for a hike today. That is great news becaus...


U.S Market Trading

March 15, 2016

Markets continue to trade sideways before tomorrow’s important rate decision by the Federal Reserve. The Dow is trading above 17,000 points and the S&P is trading above 2000 points while the Vix closed at 16.92. This is good news for the Fed as it can actually consider ...


Trading ADP and Oil Inventory

March 2, 2016

Two strong publications today from the U.S as stock markets rebound from a tough start to 2016. Upside Oil pressure is pushing stock markets higher and they can receive even more momentum from a good NFP on Friday and a strong ADP today. Global markets are looking for any news to...


NFP Week

February 29, 2016

The Nonfarm Payroll will be published this Friday at 13:30 GMT. As unemployment continues to drop and workers are added into the U.S market, wage pressures should provide the next indication for a strong economy. When an economy is close to full employment, supply of free workers...


U.S Events and the CAD Sell Off

January 6, 2016

Two Important events published today from the U.S. Both should produce solid day trades and help position traders for a strong NFP on Friday. ADP Report published at 13:15 GMT: This is considered an NFP appetizer because the results are a forecast for Friday’s report. Expected nu...

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