Currencies

  • US Dollar In The Green, US Treasuries Flat

    US Dollar In The Green, US Treasuries Flat

    US Dollar In The Green, US Treasuries Flat The US Dollar (.DXY) Index The US Dollar (.DXY)  Index recouped its early losses and has ticked into the Green. Overnight weakness dropped the Buck below 89.40, but steady buying in the session has run action to session highs near 89.65. A positive close has the Index notching its ...
    read more »

  • HEFFX Daily FX Alerts $Oil, $GC_F, $EURUSD, $GBPUSD, $USDCAD, $USDJPY,$AUDUSD, $USDCHF

    HEFFX Daily FX Alerts $Oil, $GC_F, $EURUSD, $GBPUSD, $USDCAD, $USDJPY,$AUDUSD, $USDCHF

    Crude Oil (NYMEX) (G5) Intraday: intraday support around 54.3. Pivot: 54.3Our preference: Long positions above 54.3 with targets @ 58.5 & 59.3 in extension.Alternative scenario: Below 54.3 look for further downside with 52.5 & 50 as targets.Comment: A support base at 54.3 has formed and has allowed for a temporary stabilisation. Opinion published is an ...
    read more »

  • Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP Euro EUR closed lower Friday extending this year's fall. The low range close set the stage for a steady to lower opening when Monday's US session opens. Stochastics and the RSI are Neutral to Bearish indicating that sideways to lower prices are possible near term. As the single currency ...
    read more »

  • Euro (€) ⇨ US Dollar ($) (EURUSD) Trading Week

    Euro (€) ⇨ US Dollar ($) (EURUSD) Trading Week

    Euro (€) ⇨ US Dollar ($) (EURUSD) Trading Week Euro (€) ⇨ US Dollar ($) (EURUSD) closed up 0.001 at 1.224. Volume was 92% below average (consolidating) and Bollinger Bands were 10% narrower than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 1.222 1.224 1.222 1.224 6,655 Technical Outlook Short Term: Oversold Intermediate Term: Bearish Long Term: ...
    read more »

  • HEFFX Deposit Bonus Christmas Offer

    HEFFX Deposit Bonus Christmas Offer

    Make $10000 deposit or more and get 20% bonus. HEFFX ECN brokers (Electronic Communication Network brokers) are among the fastest emerging brokerages in the Forex world, and it there's no question that new ones are opening their doors regularly. In short, ECN brokers provide a marketplace where traders and market makers can place competing bids ...
    read more »

  • FX Money Managers and the $10m Prize

    FX Money Managers and the $10m Prize

    FX Money Managers and the $10m Prize The $10m Quantic Traders Challenge is proving to be a hit with FX Money Managers that are keen to showcase their skills to the world. HEFFX is excited to announce that they will be partnering with CQG, Direct FX to promote and distribute the Quantic Traders Challenge, powered ...
    read more »

  • US Money, Before The Treasury Stepped In Was Not The 'Greenback'

    US Money, Before The Treasury Stepped In Was Not The ‘Greenback’

    US Money, Before The Treasury Stepped In Was Not The 'Greenback' Before the US Treasury stepped in circa Y 1861 to un-democratize the design of US currency there actually was Holiday-themed currency featuring Santa Claus, and earlier versions of St. Nicholas. “From 1793 to 1861, when the US Treasury was given exclusive rights to produce legal tender, ...
    read more »

  • US China Relations, Another Cold War Looms

    US China Relations, Another Cold War Looms

    US China Relations, Another Cold War Looms China yesterday said it had lodged a formal complaint with the United States over its approval of frigate sales to Taiwan and called for an end to arms sales to the island Beijing claims as a renegade territory. The US Congress passed a bill authorising President Barack Obama ...
    read more »

  • EURUSD is Parity Possible

    EURUSD is Parity Possible

    EURUSD is Parity Possible Annual inflation in the euro zone slowed to 0.3 percent in November as energy prices fell, putting it well below the ECB's target for inflation close to but just below 2 percent. In early December the ECB had forecast 0.7 percent inflation for 2015 but Constancio told Germany's WirtschaftsWoche oil prices ...
    read more »

  • US Treasuries Up, US Dollar Up

    US Treasuries Up, US Dollar Up

    US Treasuries Up, US Dollar Up 10-Yr: +11/32..2.179%.. USD/JPY: 119.50.. EUR/USD: 1.2240 Afternoon Update US Treasury Complex 2Y Unch at 99 23/32 3Y Unch at 99 23/32 5Y +02/32 at 99 09/32 7Y +05/32 at 99 10/32 10Y +11/32 at 100 20/32 30Y +30/32 at 104 14/32   US Dollar (.DXY) Index EUR/USD -45 pips ...
    read more »

  • The Ultimate Day Traders Competition $10m at Stake

    The Ultimate Day Traders Competition $10m at Stake

    The Ultimate Day Traders Competition $10m at Stake HEFFX is pleased to announce the start of a monster Trading Competition. HEFFX is partnering with CQG, Direct FX to promote and distribute the Quantic Traders Challenge, powered by TopTradr. Quantic is an internationally recognized investment firm currently seeking 3 traders to manage a $10 Million equivalent ...
    read more »

  • HEFFX Predictions 2015

    HEFFX Predictions 2015

    HEFFX Predictions 2015 2015 the Year of the Liquidity Trap Read the Full Report Shayne Heffernan warns on a bloated World economy in 2015, the excess of money printed and the artificially created economy will unravel. A liquidity trap is a situation described in Keynesian economics in which injections of cash into the private banking ...
    read more »

  • Forex Technical Analysis: ERU, JPY, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: ERU, JPY, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: ERU, JPY, GBP Euro EUR closed lower Thursday. The low range close set the stage for a steady to lower opening when Friday's US session opens. Stochastics and the RSI are Neutral to Bearish indicating that sideways to lower prices are possible near term. If the single currency renews this year's decline, ...
    read more »

  • US Dollar Gains, US Treasuries On Lows

    US Dollar Gains, US Treasuries On Lows

    US Dollar Gains, US Treasuries On Lows The US Dollar Index The US Dollar (.DXY) Index held slim gains, trade probes 89.30 mark seeing its best close since March 2009.  .DXY tested 88.90 early, but has spent almost the whole session ranged between 89.20/89.40. EUR/USD is -65 pips at 1.2275 trade sees with its worst finish since August 2012. ...
    read more »

  • USDCHF Switzerland Struggles to Survive

    USDCHF Switzerland Struggles to Survive

    USDCHF Switzerland Struggles to Survive Switzerland on Thursday cut its growth forecast for 2015 as a recovery in the eurozone turns out to be more sluggish than earlier thought. The national statistics agency said it still expects Swiss output to expand by 1.8 percent this year. But the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs, or SECO ...
    read more »

  • USDCHF Swiss Franc Trading Outlook

    USDCHF Swiss Franc Trading Outlook

    USDCHF Swiss Franc Trading Outlook USDCHF closed up 0.008 at 0.981. Volume was 17% below average (neutral) and Bollinger Bands were 14% narrower than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 0.973 0.985 0.972 0.981 43,142 Technical Outlook Short Term: Neutral Intermediate Term: Bearish Long Term: Bullish Moving Averages: 10-period 50-period 200-period Close: 0.97 0.96 0.92 ...
    read more »

  • HEFFX Daily FX Alerts $Oil, $GC_F, $EURUSD, $GBPUSD, $USDCAD, $USDJPY,$AUDUSD, $USDCHF

    HEFFX Daily FX Alerts $Oil, $GC_F, $EURUSD, $GBPUSD, $USDCAD, $USDJPY,$AUDUSD, $USDCHF

    Crude Oil (NYMEX) (G5) Intraday: rebound expected. Pivot: 56Our preference: Long positions above 56 with targets @ 59.3 & 60.5 in extension.Alternative scenario: Below 56 look for further downside with 55 & 53.94 as targets.Comment: The RSI is bullish and calls for further upside. Opinion published is an intraday view. Green Lines Represent Resistances | ...
    read more »

  • USDJPY Japan Corporates Fear Collapse

    USDJPY Japan Corporates Fear Collapse

    USDJPY Japan Corporates Fear Collapse Japanese firms are holding a record amount of cash equivalent to almost half the country's gross domestic product, Bank of Japan figures showed Thursday, despite growing calls to open up those corporate coffers. The currency holdings and deposits of non-financial, private-sector companies jumped to 233 trillion yen at the end ...
    read more »

  • Technology Turns Investing on its Head

    Technology Turns Investing on its Head

    Technology Turns Investing on its Head   Finding useful, targeted investment information online can be a daunting task, and magazines or even newspapers are often dated by the time you get eyes on them. What if you could find the best of them all in a single, simple to use format for straight talk and ...
    read more »

  • Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP Euro EUR closed lower Wednesday. The low range close set the stage for a steady to lower opening when Thursday's US session opens. Stochastics and the RSI are turning Neutral to Bearish indicating that sideways to lower prices are possible near term. If the single currency renews this year's ...
    read more »

  • US Dollar Seesaws Around Fed 'Patience' Language

    US Dollar Seesaws Around Fed ‘Patience’ Language

    US Dollar Seesaws Around Fed 'Patience' Language The US Dollar (.DXY) Index pushed  back to near 88.15, as the FOMC Statement was reviewed, and rising off of the mark on FMOC comments indicating it will  be ‘patient' with rate hikes kicking off a rally in stocks. EUR/USD is -60 pips at 1.2450 trade dipped to session ...
    read more »

  • $10 Million Dollar FX Competition

    $10 Million Dollar FX Competition

    $10 Million Dollar FX Competition HEFFX is excited to announce that they will be partnering with CQG, Direct FX to promote and distribute the Quantic Traders Challenge, powered by TopTradr. Quantic is an internationally recognized investment firm currently seeking 3 traders to manage a $10 Million equivalent portfolio. Through the Quantic Traders Challenege, powered by ...
    read more »

  • Russia Dumps Euro, Dollar to Buy Ruble

    Russia Dumps Euro, Dollar to Buy Ruble

    Russia Dumps Euro, Dollar to Buy Ruble Russia's finance ministry is selling its foreign currency to support the ruble. "The finance ministry considers the ruble extremely undervalued and is starting to sell its left-over currency on the market," spokeswoman Svetlana Nikitina said. She did not give details of the amount. The ruble rose in value ...
    read more »

  • HEFFX Daily FX Alerts $Oil, $GC_F, $EURUSD, $GBPUSD, $USDCAD, $USDJPY,$AUDUSD, $USDCHF

    HEFFX Daily FX Alerts $Oil, $GC_F, $EURUSD, $GBPUSD, $USDCAD, $USDJPY,$AUDUSD, $USDCHF

    HEFFX Daily FX Alerts $Oil, $GC_F, $EURUSD, $GBPUSD, $USDCAD, $USDJPY,$AUDUSD, $USDCHF Crude Oil (NYMEX) (F5) Intraday: capped by a negative trend line. Pivot: 56.75Our preference: Short positions below 56.75 with targets @ 53.5 & 52 in extension.Alternative scenario: Above 56.75 look for further upside with 58.7 & 59.6 as targets.Comment: As long as the resistance ...
    read more »

  • Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP Euro EUR closed higher Tuesday. The high range close set the stage for a steady to higher opening when Wednesday's US session opens. Stochastics and the RSI are Neutral to Bullish indicating that sideways to higher prices are possible near term. If the single currency extends its rally, the ...
    read more »

  • USA Trillions in Debt

    USA Trillions in Debt

    USA Trillions in Debt President Barack Obama has signed a massive US$1.1 trillion spending bill that keeps the government operating over the next nine months. The legislation was a bipartisan compromise that angered liberals and conservatives alike but avoided a government shutdown and put off partisan clashes over immigration to next year. Ensuring a debate ...
    read more »

  • Russia's Central Bank Mapped Measures To Stabalize Ruble

    Russia’s Central Bank Mapped Measures To Stabalize Ruble

    Russia's Central Bank Mapped Measures To Stabalize Ruble The Russian government has worked out measures to stabilize the currency market, Economy Minister Alexei Ulyukayev said Tuesday. "We think that the current exchange rate does not correspond to fundamental macroeconomic conditions... We have mapped out a set of measures, which should help stabilize the situation," Mr. ...
    read more »

  • US Dollar Down, US Treasuries Up

    US Dollar Down, US Treasuries Up

    US Dollar Down, US Treasuries Up 10-Yr: +12/32..2.073%.. USD/JPY: 117.30.. EUR/USD:1.2510 Afternoon Update US Treasury Complex 2Y +01/32 at 99 28/32 3Y +03/32 at 100 00/32 5Y +05/32 at 99 27/32 7Y +09/32 at @ 100 04/32 10Y +12/32 at 101 18/32. 30Y +31/32 at 106 02/32   US Dollar (.DXY) Index EUR/USD +75 pips ...
    read more »

  • USDGBP Update

    USDGBP Update

    Consumer price inflation in the United Kingdom fell to a 12-year low of 1 percent in the year to November as lower transport costs in the wake of the slide in oil prices diminished price pressures, official figures showed Tuesday. The decline from 1.3 percent the month was greater than anticipated -- the consensus in ...
    read more »

  • EURUSD As Russia Implodes, So Must Europe

    EURUSD As Russia Implodes, So Must Europe

    EURUSD As Russia Implodes, So Must Europe Russia-European relations are the international relations between the supranational European Union (EU) and its largest bordering state, the Russian Federation, to the east. The relations of individual member states of the European Union and Russia vary, though a 1990s common foreign policy outline towards Russia was the first ...
    read more »

  • HEFFX Daily FX Alerts $Oil, $GC_F, $EURUSD, $GBPUSD, $USDCAD, $USDJPY,$AUDUSD, $USDCHF

    HEFFX Daily FX Alerts $Oil, $GC_F, $EURUSD, $GBPUSD, $USDCAD, $USDJPY,$AUDUSD, $USDCHF

    HEFFX Daily FX Alerts $Oil, $GC_F, $EURUSD, $GBPUSD, $USDCAD, $USDJPY,$AUDUSD, $USDCHF Crude Oil (NYMEX) (F5) Intraday: capped by a negative trend line. Pivot: 56.75Our preference: Short positions below 56.75 with targets @ 53.5 & 52 in extension.Alternative scenario: Above 56.75 look for further upside with 58.7 & 59.6 as targets.Comment: The immediate trend remains down ...
    read more »

  • Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP Euro EUR closed lower Monday. The mid-range close sets the stage for a steady to lower opening when Tuesday's US session opens. Stochastics and the RSI are Neutral to Bullish indicating that sideways to higher prices are possible near term. If the single currency extends last week's rally, the ...
    read more »

  • USDPHP Philippines Peso Update

    USDPHP Philippines Peso Update

    USDPHP Philippines Peso Update Cash sent home by the country’s 10 million migrant workers rose to a record high in October, providing a much-needed boost to the stuttering Philippine economy. With demand for overseas Filipino workers (OFW) staying strong abroad, remittances rose to just shy of $20 billion for the 10 months to October, growing ...
    read more »

  • Can Russia Save the Ruble

    Can Russia Save the Ruble

    The Russian ruble on Monday fell to new lows despite repeated interventions by the central bank to keep the national currency afloat. The ruble crumbled to 58.81 to the dollar and 73.23 to the euro after the Moscow Exchange opened Monday morning.  The slump came even though the Central Bank has spent nearly 6 billion ...
    read more »

  • South Korean Won (₩) ⇨ US Dollar ($) (KRWUSD) Trading

    South Korean Won (₩) ⇨ US Dollar ($) (KRWUSD) Trading

    South Korean Won (₩) ⇨ US Dollar ($) (KRWUSD) Trading South Korea's economy is expected to grow 3.7 percent next year on the back of improving exports and boosting domestic consumption following a recovery in the United States, a think tank said, Yonhap News reported. The Korea Institute of Finance (KIF) showed in a report ...
    read more »

  • EURUSD and Oil Prices

    EURUSD and Oil Prices

    The plunge in oil prices is making it tougher than ever for the European Central Bank to achieve its core mission of keeping prices stable at a time it faces looming deflation, analysts say. In the short-term, the collapse of crude prices to five-year lows will curb inflation. But in the longer term, the slump ...
    read more »

  • Russia: Ruble in Meltdown

    Russia: Ruble in Meltdown

    Russia: Ruble in Meltdown The outlook for Russia's economy has darkened considerably since the summer as capital flight has soared due to broad-based risk aversion to Russian assets and sanctions restricting Russian companies' access to international capital markets. The central bank now says the economy is likely to contract in annual terms early next year. ...
    read more »

  • Russian Ruble Falls 8% In One Day

    Russian Ruble Falls 8% In One Day

    Russian Ruble Falls 8% In One Day The Russian Ruble lost 8% of its value Monday and the country's Central Bank (CB) said the economy could fall into recession in the next 2 yrs. The Ruble was traded at 63.40 to the USD and 78.81 to the EUR earlier in the day, an 8% fall ...
    read more »

  • US Dollar Up, US Treasuries Up

    US Dollar Up, US Treasuries Up

    US Dollar Up, US Treasuries Up 10-Yr: -06/32..2.104%.. USD/JPY: 118.15.. EUR/USD: 1.2440 Afternoon Update US Treasury Complex 2Y -02/32 at 99 27/32 3Y -04/32 at 99 29/32 5Y -07/32 at 99 22/32 7Y -11/32 at 99 28/32 10Y -06/32 at 101 09/32 30Y -01/32 at 105 08/32   US Dollar (.DXY) Inxex EUR/USD -20 pips ...
    read more »

  • Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP EuroEUR closed higher Friday and above the 20-Day MA crossing confirming that a low is in. The high range close sets the stage for a steady to higher opening when Monday's US session opens. Stochastics and the RSI are Neutral to Bullish indicating that sideways to higher prices are ...
    read more »

  • EURUSD Europe Continues to Fail

    EURUSD Europe Continues to Fail

    The week, for many the final working days before Christmas and New Year holidays, will conclude with a European Union Summit focused firmly on the faltering economy. In an ideal world for some economists, France and Italy, the number two and three euro zone economies, would pledge more growth-driving reforms and budget restraint, providing cover ...
    read more »

  • Live Trading News Chat Cafe Opens

    Live Trading News Chat Cafe Opens

    Live Trading News Chat Cafe Opens Thanks to the hard work of TradingStreet the Live Trading News Chat Cafe is open! Talk directly with HEFFX experts, Live Trading News contributors and more. In the LTN room we are discussing the big opportunities in FX, Stocks, Futures, Oil, Gold and Emerging Markets during US market hours. ...
    read more »

  • Ruble Fall Brings Putin Record Crude Oil Income

    Ruble Fall Brings Putin Record Crude Oil Income

    Ruble Fall Brings Putin Record Crude Oil Income Yes, Russia’s plunging currency is becoming a growing concern for policy makers in Moscow, but the benefits for its Treasury are swelling as it receives more and more Rubles for each USD of Crude Oil export revenue. The benchmark Bernt Crude Oil sold for an average 3,759 ...
    read more »

  • EURUSD Europe Faces Economic Protests

    EURUSD Europe Faces Economic Protests

    Italy began an eight hour general strike Friday at the call of two large unions to protest the rapid pace of economic and social reform introduced by premier Matteo Renzi. Over 50 demonstrations will be held in cities across the nation between 0800 GMT and 1600 GMT to denounce the rash of reforms Renzi has ...
    read more »

  • USDINR India Faces Serious Economic Issues

    USDINR India Faces Serious Economic Issues

    India's monthly industrial output contracted and inflation hit a near three-year low official data showed Friday fueling hopes of a rate cut next year.  Production by India's factories mines and utilities was down 4.2 percent in October from a year earlier.  Meanwhile consumer inflation fell to 4.38 percent in November down from October's 5.52 percent ...
    read more »

  • Europe an Economic Disaster

    Europe an Economic Disaster

    The head of the European Central Bank is set to tell European leaders in stark terms at a summit next week that they need to reform straggling economies or risk blunting an ambitious monetary offensive to help revive the stagnant euro zone.  As the central bank inches closer to printing money to buy government bonds ...
    read more »

  • USDJPY  BoJ Rejects Abenomics

    USDJPY BoJ Rejects Abenomics

    The Bank of Japan rejects the idea that additional monetary stimulus is needed to prevent the decline in oil prices in recent months from pulling down inflation according to people familiar with the discussions.  For now policy makers assess that while cheaper energy costs may weigh on consumer prices for a time they ultimately will ...
    read more »

  • Will America Shut Down

    Will America Shut Down

    US senators clashed over a 1.1 trillion federal spending bill, forcing lawmakers to approve an extension of funds to avoid a government shutdown as Republicans delayed a final vote on the must-pass legislation. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid sought to move quickly on the spending measure. He and others were eager to wrap up deliberations ...
    read more »

  • USDCHF in Danger

    USDCHF in Danger

    The Swiss National Bank predicted consumer prices will drop next year and said the risk of deflation has increased as it vowed to defend its cap on the franc.  The central bank kept its ceiling of 1.20 per euro and the target range for its benchmark interest rate at zero to 0.25 percent at its ...
    read more »

  • US Dollar Weakens, US Treasuries Stronger

    US Dollar Weakens, US Treasuries Stronger

    US Dollar Weakens, US Treasuries Stronger USD/JPY: 118.42.. EUR/USD: 1.2464 The US Dollar (.DXY) Index has been moving down toward the low end of the 88 area. DXY has been building a consolidation pattern since 7 November, as it cuts out the 87.50-89 range. Economic data Friday saw PPI come in light while the first look at ...
    read more »

  • Ruble Collapses, Russia Faces Economic Disaster

    Ruble Collapses, Russia Faces Economic Disaster

    The ruble sank Friday to fresh record lows as oil prices plunged further, prompting apparent intervention from Russia's central bank. The Russian currency weakened to 72.14 against the euro and 57.98 against the dollar, before trading in the greenback suddenly jumped -- in what appeared to be action by the central bank to halt the ...
    read more »

  • Europe Faces Endless Crisis

    Europe Faces Endless Crisis

    Industrial output in the eurozone rose just 0.1 percent in October, official data showed on Friday, in another sign that the European economy remains stalled. The feeble rise in factory output data was a slowdown from the previous month, when industrial activity rose a still-low half percent. The state of the eurozone economy continues to ...
    read more »

  • HEFFX Daily FX Alerts $Oil, $GC_F, $EURUSD, $GBPUSD, $USDCAD, $USDJPY,$AUDUSD, $USDCHF

    HEFFX Daily FX Alerts $Oil, $GC_F, $EURUSD, $GBPUSD, $USDCAD, $USDJPY,$AUDUSD, $USDCHF

    HEFFX Daily FX Alerts $Oil, $GC_F, $EURUSD, $GBPUSD, $USDCAD, $USDJPY,$AUDUSD, $USDCHF Crude Oil (NYMEX) (F5) Intraday: capped by a negative trend line. Pivot: 61.1Our preference: Short positions below 61.1 with targets @ 57.9 & 56.8 in extension.Alternative scenario: Above 61.1 look for further upside with 62.35 & 63.3 as targets.Comment: The immediate trend remains down ...
    read more »

  • Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP Euro EUR closed lower Thursday. The lowrange close set the stage for a steady to lower opening when Friday's US session opens. Stochastics and the RSI are turning Neutral to Bullish indicating that sideways to higher prices are possible near term. Closes above the 20-Day MA crossing are needed ...
    read more »

  • US Dollar Bounces, US Treasuries Mixed

    US Dollar Bounces, US Treasuries Mixed

    US Dollar Bounces, US Treasuries Mixed 10-Yr: -04/32..2.182%.. USD/JPY: 119.42.. EUR/USD: 1.2373 The US Dollar (.DXY) Index traded on session highs as action tests 88.80. Buying has the Buck on track to end its 3-day decline, and setting up for a test of the 200-Month MA near 90.00. EUR/USD is -75 pips at 1.2370 as action ...
    read more »

  • USDJPY Abenomics Set to Continue

    USDJPY Abenomics Set to Continue

    USDJPY Abenomics Set to Continue Abe's Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) and its junior partner Komeito will likely secure 317 of the 475 seats, giving them the super-majority they need in the powerful lower chamber to force through legislation, a poll published by the Asahi Shimbun newspaper said. That would insulate the nationalist prime minister even ...
    read more »

  • China Moves to Stabilize Banking

    China Moves to Stabilize Banking

    China Moves to Stabilize Banking China's central bank has stepped up its efforts to pump more cash into its banking system with a US$65 billion fund injection, Dow Jones Newswires reported Thursday. The People's Bank of China (PBoC) on Wednesday injected around 400 billion yuan into the interbank market where banks borrow from each other, ...
    read more »

  • US Dollar ($) ⇨ Japanese Yen (¥) (USDJPY) Trading

    US Dollar ($) ⇨ Japanese Yen (¥) (USDJPY) Trading

    US Dollar ($) ⇨ Japanese Yen (¥) (USDJPY) Trading * Fitch rates Japan A plus, four notches below best rating * Fitch expects to downgrade Japan early next year * Downgrade would follow similar action by Moody's USDJPY closed up 1.600 at 119.410. Volume was 100% below average (consolidating) and Bollinger Bands were 13% narrower ...
    read more »

  • Euro (€) ⇨ US Dollar ($) (EURUSD) Trading

    Euro (€) ⇨ US Dollar ($) (EURUSD) Trading

    Euro (€) ⇨ US Dollar ($) (EURUSD) Trading * Banks take up just under 130 bln euros of ECB loans * German bond yields pinned near record lows * Greek political concerns keep yield curve inverted * For QE poll (Recasts with results of ECB tender, adds fresh analyst comments) EURUSD closed down -0.007 at ...
    read more »

  • HEFFX Daily FX Alerts $Oil, $GC_F, $EURUSD, $GBPUSD, $USDCAD, $USDJPY,$AUDUSD, $USDCHF

    HEFFX Daily FX Alerts $Oil, $GC_F, $EURUSD, $GBPUSD, $USDCAD, $USDJPY,$AUDUSD, $USDCHF

    HEFFX Daily FX Alerts $Oil, $GC_F, $EURUSD, $GBPUSD, $USDCAD, $USDJPY,$AUDUSD, $USDCHF Oil, Gold, EURUSD, GBPUSD, USDCAD, USDJPY, AUDUSD, USDCHF Crude Oil (NYMEX) (F5) Intraday: capped by a negative trend line. Pivot: 62.4Our preference: Short positions below 62.4 with targets @ 60.35 & 59.3 in extension.Alternative scenario: Above 62.4 look for further upside with 63.3 & ...
    read more »

  • Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP Euro EUR closed higher Wednesday. The high range close set the stage for a steady to higher opening when Thursday's US session opens. Stochastics and the RSI are turning Neutral to Bullish indicating that sideways to higher prices are possible near term. Closes above the 20-Day MA crossing are ...
    read more »

  • US Dollar Saw 3rd Day Of Selling, Treasuries On Highs

    US Dollar Saw 3rd Day Of Selling, Treasuries On Highs

    US Dollar Saw 3rd Day Of Selling, Treasuries On Highs 10-Yr: +08/32..2.188%.. USD/JPY: 118.25.. EUR/USD:1.2435 The US Dollar (.DXY) Index traded to session lows Wednesday, pressing 88.25, marking the 3rd day of selling in the Buck, and had the action testing support in the 87.50/88.00 area. EUR/USD is +65 pips at 1.2440 trade climbed off Key ...
    read more »

  • How to Trade Like a Professional

    How to Trade Like a Professional

    How to Trade Like a Professional Institutional investment firms hire teams of quantitative analysts (Quants) to create complex trading models that provide better than average market returns. As usual this leaves the individual trading investor at a disadvantage. This is the first in a series of 3 reviews of "must-have" add-ons for the individual trader. ...
    read more »

  • HEFFX Daily FX Alerts $Oil, $GC_F, $EURUSD, $GBPUSD, $USDCAD, $USDJPY,$AUDUSD, $USDCHF

    HEFFX Daily FX Alerts $Oil, $GC_F, $EURUSD, $GBPUSD, $USDCAD, $USDJPY,$AUDUSD, $USDCHF

    HEFFX Daily FX Alerts $Oil, $GC_F, $EURUSD, $GBPUSD, $USDCAD, $USDJPY,$AUDUSD, $USDCHF Crude Oil (NYMEX) (F5) Intraday: the downside prevails. Pivot: 64.1Our preference: Short positions below 64.1 with targets @ 62.25 & 60.8 in extension.Alternative scenario: Above 64.1 look for further upside with 64.8 & 65.3 as targets.Comment: A break below 62.25 would trigger a drop ...
    read more »

  • Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP Euro EUR closed higher on short covering Tuesday. The mid-range close set the stage for a steady to higher opening when Wednesday's US session opens. Stochastics and the RSI are turning Neutral to Bullish indicating that sideways to higher prices are possible near term. Closes above the 20-Day MA ...
    read more »

  • US Dollar Recovers, US Treasuries

    US Dollar Recovers, US Treasuries

    Dollar Recovers Some Losses, US Treasuries Gain 10-Yr: +09/32..2.226%.. USD/JPY: 119.43.. EUR/USD:1.2378 US Dollar Index The US Dollar (.DXY) Index nears its best levels of US trade looking to retake 88.65  The Buck saw early selling probe 88.20 before buying came to support. EUR/USD is +65 pips at 1.2380 trade tested its lowest levels of day. Euro ...
    read more »

  • Oil and Russia: Ruble Faces Ruin

    Oil and Russia: Ruble Faces Ruin

    Oil and Russia: Ruble Faces Ruin Russia's central bank said Tuesday that it had spent US$4.5 billion last week to prop up the ruble, which has plunged over falling oil prices. The Russian currency lost almost a quarter of its value in November, and the trend has continued in December, with the ruble dragged down ...
    read more »

  • HEFFX Daily FX Alerts $Oil, $GC_F, $EURUSD, $GBPUSD, $USDCAD, $USDJPY,$AUDUSD, $USDCHF

    HEFFX Daily FX Alerts $Oil, $GC_F, $EURUSD, $GBPUSD, $USDCAD, $USDJPY,$AUDUSD, $USDCHF

    HEFFX Daily FX Alerts $Oil, $GC_F, $EURUSD, $GBPUSD, $USDCAD, $USDJPY,$AUDUSD, $USDCHF Crude Oil (NYMEX) (F5) Intraday: under pressure. Pivot: 64.8Our preference: Short positions below 64.8 with targets @ 62.25 & 60.8 in extension.Alternative scenario: Above 64.8 look for further upside with 65.8 & 66.5 as targets.Comment: As long as the resistance at 64.8 is not ...
    read more »

  • Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP EuroEUR closed higher Monday. The high range close set the stage for a steady to higher opening when Tuesday's US session opens. Stochastics and the RSI are Neutral to Bearish indicating that sideways to lower prices are possible near term. If the single currency renews this year's decline, the ...
    read more »

  • US Dollar Slides, US Treasuries Outperform

    US Dollar Slides, US Treasuries Outperform

    US Dollar Slides, US Treasuries Outperform .DXY Slides Back to 89 The US Dollar (.DXY) Index moving lower and testing support at 89 suggesting some profit taking is involved with the move. Comments by Fed member Lockhart Monday repeated his expectations of a mid-2015 rate hike, does not believe it necessary to remove the  'considerable time' ...
    read more »

  • Wall Street Faces Contagion Threat from Europe

    Wall Street Faces Contagion Threat from Europe

    ECB policymaker Ewald Nowotny's warning of a "massive weakening" of the economy followed a rating downgrade in the bloc's third largest economy Italy, buoying bond markets as investors positioned for a fresh round of central bank stimulus. Europe's index of top shares, the FTSEurofirst, dipped 0.6 percent, as weakening Chinese trade and data showing Japan's ...
    read more »

  • HEFFX Daily FX Alerts $Oil, $GC_F, $EURUSD, $GBPUSD, $USDCAD, $USDJPY,$AUDUSD, $USDCHF

    HEFFX Daily FX Alerts $Oil, $GC_F, $EURUSD, $GBPUSD, $USDCAD, $USDJPY,$AUDUSD, $USDCHF

    HEFFX Daily FX Alerts $Oil, $GC_F, $EURUSD, $GBPUSD, $USDCAD, $USDJPY,$AUDUSD, $USDCHF Crude Oil (NYMEX) (F5) Intraday: the downside prevails. Pivot: 65.3 Our preference: Short positions below 65.3 with targets @ 63.7 & 62.5 in extension. Alternative scenario: Above 65.3 look for further upside with 66.5 & 67.05 as targets. Comment: The RSI is capped by ...
    read more »

  • Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP Euro EUR closed lower Friday. The low range close set the stage for a steady to lower opening when Monday's US session opens. Stochastics and the RSI are Neutral to Bearish indicating that sideways to lower prices are possible near term. If the single currency renews this year's decline, ...
    read more »

  • US Dollar's Rise Means Trouble For Europe and Asia

    US Dollar’s Rise Means Trouble For Europe and Asia

    US Dollar's Rise Means Trouble For Europe and Asia Several central banks are pushing down their currencies in an effort to spark exports, but the US Dollar's recent rise will cause problems for Europe and Asia, according to the WW-J. The Buck climbed this week to a 7-yr high Vs the JPY, and a 2 ...
    read more »

  • US Treasuries Down, US Dollar Up

    US Treasuries Down, US Dollar Up

    US Treasuries Down, US Dollar Up 10-Yr: -24/32..2.323%.. USD/JPY: 121.50.. EUR/USD: 1.2295 Afternoon Update US Treasury Complex 2Y -06/32 at 99 22/32 3Y -11/32 at 99 12/32. 5Y -17/32 at 99 02/32 7Y -20/32 at +98 23/32 10Y -24/32 at 99 09/32 30Y -1 03/32 at 100 02/32   US Dollar (.DXY) Index EUR/USD -85 ...
    read more »

  • Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, GBP, JPY

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, GBP, JPY

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, GBP, JPY The EUR/USD failed to continue its bearish momentum Thursday, it spiked after the ECB press conference, topped at 1.2455 but closed lower at 1.2376. The bias is Neutral near term. As long as the single currency stays inside the Bearish channel prefer a Bearish scenario now, and see every ...
    read more »

  • RMB Yuan Internationalization Not Reversible

    RMB Yuan Internationalization Not Reversible

    RMB Yuan Internationalization Not Reversible The successful negotiation of the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between China and Australia will boost their bi-lateral economic and trade exchanges, Shanjun Hu, general manager of Bank of China, Australia said  Tuesday. With this trend, the Yuan (CNY) will be used as much as the Australian Dollar (AUD)  in trade, ...
    read more »

  • US Treasuries Up, US Dollar Down

    US Treasuries Up, US Dollar Down

    US Treasuries Up, US Dollar Down 10-Yr: +02/32..2.269%.. USD/JPY: 119.75.. EUR/USD:1.2385 Afternoon Update US Treasury Complex 2Y Unch at 99 28/32 3Y Unch at 99 23/32 5Y +01/32 at 99 17/32 7Y +02/32 at 99 07/32 10Y +02/32 at 99 25/32 .30Y +07/32 at 100 16/32   US Dollar (.DXY) Index EUR/USD +75 pips at ...
    read more »

  • Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPU, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPU, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPU, GBP Euro EUR closed lower Wednesday. The lowrange close set the stage for a steady to lower opening when Thursday's US session opens. Stochastics and the RSI are Neutral to Bearish indicating that sideways to lower prices are possible near term. If the single currency renews this year's fall, the ...
    read more »

  • US Treasuries Down, US Dollar Up

    US Treasuries Down, US Dollar Up

    US Treasuries Down, US Dollar Up 10-Yr: -01/32..2.298%.. USD/JPY: 119.80.. EUR/USD: 1.2300 Afternoon Update US Treasury Complex 2Y -01/32 at 99 28/32 3Y -02/32 at 99 22/32 5Y -03/32 at 99 14/32 7Y -02/32 at 99 01/32 10Y -01/32 at 99 18/32 30Y +04/32 at 99 28/32   US Dollar (.DXY) Index EURUSD -80 pips ...
    read more »

  • Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP

      Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBPEuroEUR closed lower Tuesday. The low range close set the stage for a steady to lower opening when Wednesday's US session opens. Stochastics and the RSI are Neutral to Bearish indicating that sideways to lower prices are possible near term. If the single currency renews this year's decline, the ...
    read more »

  • US Treasury Unveils "Year of Goat" Lucky Money

    US Treasury Unveils “Year of Goat” Lucky Money

    US Treasury Unveils "Year of Goat" Lucky Money Tuesday, the US Treasury unveiled this year's 1 dollar-note "Lucky Money" to welcome in the upcoming Chinese Lunar New Year. The latest edition of 12 Chinese Zodiac serials lucky money, " Year of Goat", will be put into market Wednesday with a limited available amount of 88,888, ...
    read more »

  • US Treasuries Down, US Dollar Up

    US Treasuries Down, US Dollar Up

    US Treasuries Down, US Dollar Up 10-Yr: -12/32..2.277%.. USD/JPY: 119.25.. EUR/USD: 1.2385 Afternoon Update US Treasury Complex 2Y -02/32 at 99 29/32 3Y -03/32 at 99 26/32 5Y -07/32 at 99 19/32 7Y -10/32 at 99 06/32 10Y -12/32 at 99 22/32 30Y -21/32 at 100 00/32   US Dollar (.DXY) Index EUR/USD -80 pips ...
    read more »

  • HEFFX Daily FX Alerts $Oil, $GC_F, $EURUSD, $GBPUSD, $USDCAD, $USDJPY,$AUDUSD, $USDCHF

    HEFFX Daily FX Alerts $Oil, $GC_F, $EURUSD, $GBPUSD, $USDCAD, $USDJPY,$AUDUSD, $USDCHF

    HEFFX Daily FX Alerts $Oil, $GC_F, $EURUSD, $GBPUSD, $USDCAD, $USDJPY,$AUDUSD, $USDCHF Crude Oil (NYMEX) (F5) Intraday: caution. Pivot: 69.7Our preference: Short positions below 69.7 with targets @ 63.7 & 60.8 in extension.Alternative scenario: Above 69.7 look for further upside with 71.8 & 73.3 as targets.Comment: Intraday technical indicators are mixed and call for caution. Opinion ...
    read more »

  • USDJPY Japan Gets a Downgrade

    USDJPY Japan Gets a Downgrade

    USDJPY Japan Gets a Downgrade Leading US credit rating agency Moody's Investors Service Inc. downgraded Japan's sovereign debt rating on Monday, citing uncertainty over the government's ability to achieve its debt-reduction goal. Moody's lowered the long-term sovereign debt rating by one rank, from Aa3 to A1, which is the fifth highest of the firm's 21 ...
    read more »

  • Russia to Enter Recession

    Russia to Enter Recession

    Comments from Finance Minister Anton Siluanov that the rouble is significantly undervalued in relation to current oil prices failed to lift the Russian currency. On the contrary - the rouble weakened further. * Econ Ministry expects 2014 GDP contraction of 0.8 pct * Ministry sees average 2015 rate at 49 roubles per dollar * Rouble ...
    read more »

  • Brazil USDBRL Economic Update

    Brazil USDBRL Economic Update

    Brazil on Monday posted a 2.35 billion trade deficit in November, the country's worst monthly result in 20 years, and cementing its slide into the red for the year after a decade of surpluses. The deficit for the year to date stands at 4.2 billion, the worst showing since 1998, the ministry of trade said, ...
    read more »

  • Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP Euro EUR closed higher Monday The highrange close set the stage for a steady to higher opening Tuesday. Stochastics and the RSI are Neutral to Bullish indicating that sideways to higher prices are possible near term. If the single currency extends the rally off of its November low, the ...
    read more »

  • US Treasuries Down, US Dollar Down

    US Treasuries Down, US Dollar Down

    US Treasuries Down, US Dollar Down 10-Yr: -09/32..2.196%.. USD/JPY: 118.10.. EUR/USD: 1.2500 Afternoon Update US Treasury Complex 2Y Unch at 100 01/32 3Y -01/32 at 100 00/32 5Y -02/32 at 99 31/32 7Y -07/32 at 99 23/32 10Y -09/32 at 100 13/32 30Y -24/32 at 101 13/32   US Dollar (.DXY) Index EURUSD +50 pips ...
    read more »

  • HEFFX Update Oil, FX, Gold

    HEFFX Update Oil, FX, Gold

    HEFFX Update Oil, FX, Gold Crude Oil (NYMEX) (F5) Intraday: under pressure. Pivot: 69.7Our preference: Short positions below 69.7 with targets @ 63.7 & 60.8 in extension.Alternative scenario: Above 69.7 look for further upside with 71.8 & 73.3 as targets.Comment: As long as 69.7 is resistance, likely decline to 63.7. Opinion published is an intraday ...
    read more »

  • Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP

    Forex Technical Analysis: EUR, JPY, GBP Euro EUR closed sharply lower Friday. The low range close set the stage for a steady to lower opening Monday when the US session opens. Stochastics and the RSI are Neutral to Bearish indicating that sideways to lower prices are possible near term. Multiple closes below the reaction low crossing ...
    read more »

  • Won-Yuan Market Opens In Seoul

    Won-Yuan Market Opens In Seoul

    Won-Yuan Market Opens In Seoul A market to directly trade currencies of South Korea and China, rather than brokering the 2 currencies with the USD, opened Monday in Seoul, taking its 1st step toward Chinese RMB Yuan's internationalization efforts in Northeast Asia. In the past o exchange the Won and the Yuan, 1 currency should ...
    read more »

  • EURUSD and the EuroCrisis

    EURUSD and the EuroCrisis

    EURUSD and the EuroCrisis The ECB staff inflation and growth estimates for the 18-nation single currency union are much awaited after data showed on Friday that inflation in the bloc was back to a five-year low, putting more pressure on the bank to take action. Particular attention will be paid to internal debate within the ...
    read more »

  • HEFFX: Major FX News This Week

    HEFFX: Major FX News This Week

    HEFFX: Major FX News This Week Friday's monthly U.S. job figures will be the key data in the United States. Non-farm payrolls are expected to show an increase of 228,000 in November, according to a Reuters poll. The unemployment rate fell to a six-year low in October, underscoring the economy's resilience in the face of ...
    read more »

  • China FX: US Dollar ($) ⇨ Chinese Yuan (CN¥) (USDCNY)

    China FX: US Dollar ($) ⇨ Chinese Yuan (CN¥) (USDCNY)

    China FX: US Dollar ($) ⇨ Chinese Yuan (CN¥) (USDCNY) US Dollar ($) ⇨ Chinese Yuan (CN¥) (USDCNY) closed up 0.004 at 6.143. Volume was 34% above average (neutral) and Bollinger Bands were 8% wider than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 6.138 6.149 6.138 6.143 1,667 Technical Outlook Short Term: Overbought Intermediate Term: Bullish ...
    read more »

  • FX News: US Dollar ($) ⇨ Canadian Dollar (CA$) (USDCAD)

    FX News: US Dollar ($) ⇨ Canadian Dollar (CA$) (USDCAD)

    FX News: US Dollar ($) ⇨ Canadian Dollar (CA$) (USDCAD) US Dollar ($) ⇨ Canadian Dollar (CA$) (USDCAD) closed up 0.004 at 1.145. Volume was 100% below average (consolidating) and Bollinger Bands were 8% narrower than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 1.142 1.146 1.141 1.145 0 Technical Outlook Short Term: Overbought Intermediate Term: Bullish ...
    read more »

  • US Dollar ($) ⇨ Brazilian Real (R$) (USDBRL) Trading

    US Dollar ($) ⇨ Brazilian Real (R$) (USDBRL) Trading

    US Dollar ($) ⇨ Brazilian Real (R$) (USDBRL) Trading US Dollar ($) ⇨ Brazilian Real (R$) (USDBRL) closed unchanged at 2.565. Volume was 100% below average (consolidating) and Bollinger Bands were 12% narrower than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 2.565 2.565 2.565 2.565 0 Technical Outlook Short Term: Neutral Intermediate Term: Bullish Long Term: ...
    read more »

  • Australian Dollar (A$) ⇨ US Dollar ($) (AUDUSD) Outlook Negative

    Australian Dollar (A$) ⇨ US Dollar ($) (AUDUSD) Outlook Negative

    Australian Dollar (A$) ⇨ US Dollar ($) (AUDUSD) Outlook Negative Australian Dollar (A$) ⇨ US Dollar ($) (AUDUSD) closed down -0.002 at 0.849. Volume was 100% below average (consolidating) and Bollinger Bands were 3% wider than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 0.850 0.850 0.849 0.849 0 Technical Outlook Short Term: Oversold Intermediate Term: Bearish ...
    read more »

  • Russia's Central Bank Ready For Ruble Intervention

    Russia’s Central Bank Ready For Ruble Intervention

    Russia's Central Bank Ready For Ruble Intervention The Russian Ruble weakened to more than 50 to the USD  in late Friday trade, setting a new all-time low. The currency, which hit 50.0040 to the Buck at around 1900 GMT, has lost 33% of its value this year as Western sanctions imposed over the crisis in ...
    read more »

  • Japanese Yen Nears 7 Yr Lows, US Dollar Held At 88.00

    Japanese Yen Nears 7 Yr Lows, US Dollar Held At 88.00

    Japanese Yen Nears 7 Yr Lows, US Dollar Held At 88.00 The US Dollar (.DXY) Index slipped off its best marks of the day, and is foughto hold the mark at 88.00. EUR/USD is +10 pips at 1.2475 action presses the highs. Euro held small gains following Friday's mixed data. German retail sales (1.9% M-M actual ...
    read more »

Research 1 of 6

300-X-250-QTC-Banner logo miami bikini shop online shopping deals

Recent News