Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD, $CNY Commentary: Need to always watch Support and Resistance. PE The US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 91.7260 trading lower, EUR (Euro) at 1.2009, and AUD (Aussie) at 0.8013 are trade higher too, retaining their uptrends. Should the EUR at 1.2009 see 1.2035-50, the 1 of 2 possibilities […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD, $CNY Commentary: Need to always watch Support and Resistance. PE EUR (Euro) 1.1965, and AUD (Aussie) at 0.7965 still in their uptrends, but need to watch their supports. It is the opposite for the US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 91.96 that remains in a downtrend, […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX US stock investors could rotate out of high-yielding sectors and into stocks of banks, which would benefit from the next leg up in interest rates, after the FOMC’s policy-setting meeting wraps up Wednesday. If the FOMC gives a nod to rising inflation or focuses its trimmed-down bond buying on […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD, $CNY Commentary: NKorea fires another missile, the markets yawn.PE August US CPI came in at 1.9% yesterday, compared to expectation of 1.8% and 1.7% in July. This sent the EUR at 1.1911 down momentarily to 1.1836 and USD/JPY at 110.18)up to 111.04. The US Dollar […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: Nothing New. PE USD/JPY at 109.36 broke above 108.70-90 bringing it back into the 108-111 range. The market may stall between 109.00-110.00 in hee. A break above 110 is needed to drive the market to higher. EUR/JPY at 130.74 rose with USD/JPY, within an […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX US economic data on the week include: PPI, CPI, Retail Sales, and Empire Manufacturing. Hurricane IRMA made landfall and has been working its way up the west coast of Florida, so there will be an idea of the damage. Nothing serious from NKorea, but President […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: USD continues to be the weakest major currency on the week, and  ECB kept rates unchanged yesterday. The next meeting in October will be important as it is now a confirmed date when the ECB will seriously debate when to start its ‘Taper’ from. PE […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: USD continues to be the weakest major currency on the week.PE EUR’s (Euro) 1.1924 is intact, but the move looks to be slowing down. If the ECB is ambivalent on when the “taper” is likely to start, the market might offload some single currency Longs […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: USD strengthens ahead of NFPs Friday. PE Support at 1.1800 held on EUR (Euro) at 1.1907 producing a good bounce. It may consolidate between 1.1850-2000 for a few days trying to sort out the direction for the weeks ahead. And just maybe, the upcoming […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: Higher than expected US Q-2 GDP preliminary estimate Wednesday +3.00% Vs expectation of +2.7% helped USD recover. PE Strong recovery in The US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 93.00 from the low of 91.62 seen Tuesday, just above 91.39, the 50% Fibo retrac of the earlier […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: Nothing New. PE USD/JPY at 108.80 has strengthened with NKorea coming back on the market’s screens, the low has been near 108.33. A daily close below 108.60 and weekly close below 108.00 could be Very Bearish. EUR/JPY at 130.19 is stable near Monday’s marks. But, […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: Jackson Hole Summit drives Euro North. PE EUR (Euro) at 1.1925 after Jackson Hole speeches Friday reasserts the overall uptrend, establishing 1.18-17 as good supports, set new targets to 1.20-21. The rise in ER/JPY at 130.17 due to the rise in the EUR/SD is […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: Overall weakness in USD and GBP continues. USD/JPY suggests risk here.PE EUR/JPY at 128.85) is largely stable as both the single currency at 1.1805, and the JPY at 109.17 have gained Vs USD. The US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 93.28 continues to consolidate sideways, but […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX There is a just a bit less of the same for news and economics this week. The market is seeing and factoring in that The Trump Administration is going to get more accomplished with the Top advisor staying put and both Big and Small business growth is […]

Forex Morning Briefing: The US Dollar (.DXY) Index

Forex Morning Briefing: The US Dollar (.DXY) Index

Forex Morning Briefing: The US Dollar (.DXY) Index $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: .DXY ticked lower after downbeat US housing data and dovish FOMC mins. PE The US Dollar (.DXY) Index ticked lower after downbeat US housing data (building permits unexpectedly dropped by 4.1% in July, undershooting the forecast for 2% fall and well below […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: Good gains overnight by the USD after a stronger than expected US retail sales. PE Good gains overnight by the US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 93.82 after a stronger than expected US retail sales (+0.6%, against expectation of +0.4%) and a comment by Bill Dudley […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: Decreasing chances of any imminent military confrontation between US and NKorea have cooled off the geopolitical tensions and checked the strength in safe havens. PE JPY at 110.07, USD/JPY has seen a sharp bounce from my support mark at 109.50 and a break above 110.20 […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: Geopolitical tensions between US and NKorea has tempered the risk appetite a bit. PE The action is driving USD/JPY at 109.90 to the lower end of the 109.30-111.10 range. If support at 109.50-30 holds, then a recovery to 111.00 can be expected near term. The […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX The NAS Comp and the S&P 500 are standing near support after just over a week range trading, there is leadership that can move North and break the indices higher off of the Key support. The US NFPs report was solid enough, thought not great, as the Key indices […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: Better than expected US NFPs triggered short covering in USD. PE Better than expected US NFPs triggered short covering in the US Dollar (.DXY) Index to 93.49 from 92.50, short of my Southside target at 92.00, but unless a weekly closing above 94.10-40 is seen, […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: Nothing new, as the USD continues to weaken. PE The US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 92.88 heads to 92.00 as expected after marking my initial target at 93.00. This is 5th monthly negative closing running, its longest monthly losing streak since Y 2011 and […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Healthcare reform was scuttled by a vote from maverick US Senator John McCain (R-AZ) a walking dead man shouting his last hurrah. This is not over yet, more this week. President Trump will do the right thing, and stop subsidizing the insurance companies to write bad […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: US GDP is back to its steady growth but no sign of acceleration keeps the chances of FOMC taking any further Hawkish steps low. USD remains weak and the majors keeping their Northside momentum intact. Euro is in the most overbought condition since 2008 […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: Better than expected US durable goods orders data has helped .DXY bounce. EUR is in the most overbought condition since Y 2008 and USD in the most oversold condition since Y 2011, which warrants a consolidation phase at least if not an outright sharp correction. […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: USD sold off to 93.22 after FOMC statement. PE More strength in EUR (Euro) at 1.1744, breaking above the earlier Keu resistance at 1.1712. This run opens up targets at 1.18-20. USD/JPY  has come down to 110.98, giving back almost all the recent gains […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: The FOMC policy statement Wednesday may dictate the near term path for the majors, especially if there are real hints regarding normalization of the Fed balance sheet. PE EUR (Euro) at 1.1650 rose above 1.17 but it was rejected exactly at resistance of 1.1712. Unless […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Lots of data happening this week. Consumer Confidence, New Home Sales, Durable Goods, GDP Q-2 estimate, and the FOMC meet Wednesday. A relatively strong GDP estimate at 2.8% is anticipated. If that happens, it may toughen up the FOMC’s statement on Wednesday, as the Fed may […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: The markets may wait for the ECB and BOJ meets Thursday before taking the next major step. PE USD/JPY at 111.97 is being watched for the reaction after the BOJ policy decision due now. Expect the support of 111.00 to be tested before any major short […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: Nothing New. PE The US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 94.75 continues its fall, could test 94.00 before pausing to refresh. Trend remains Due South now. EUR (Euro) at 1.1535 has broken above Key resistance near 1.1495 and is now trading within 1.15-1.16 which needs […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX The major US stock indexes were consolidating the recent moves, buying, selling, buying on lite volume, then last Wednesday came to life with the release of the Schoolmarm Yellen’s testimony to Congress. The we saw solid moves for 3 day’s running, Friday saw the indices […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: Friday’s weak US economic data increased the doubt over any further Fed rate hike this year and kept the pressure on the Buck unchanged.PE The US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 95.18 broke below the support of 95.50-40 in line with expectations and now much […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: Nothing New. PE EUR (Euro) at 1.1438 is trading below 1.1460. I said Wednesday that EUR could faces Key long-term resistance at 1.1520-40. Market sentiment is turning Very Bullish, so it would be cautious at these levels as profit taking will come on soon. The US […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: The Japanese Yen (JPY) is possibly the weakest currency just now. The cleanest currencies to trade just now looking like EUR and JPY. PE EUR (Euro) 1.1393 seen to move towards 1.1460, possibly higher, with good support at 1.1360 and 1.1300. The US Dollar (.DXY) […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: The currency markets are preparing for the shift to a more Hawkish stance by the central banks from the 10yrs long accommodative stance, pushing the yields higher everywhere and strengthening majors Vs USD. US NFPs data are the Key focus Friday.PE Note: the major pairs […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: No set date (if any) for Fed balance sheet reduction and concerns over continuing soft inflation in US limits USD strength.PE US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 96.28 retreated from resistance at 96.50-60 EUR (Euro) at 1.1338 trades above the support at 1.1290, keeping bi-directional […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX This Independence Day celebration in the US has Monday doing 1/2 session and then a closed market Tuesday, 4th of July. Not much action or change expected Monday, but Wednesday things may gett interesting as new money could flow into the market. Consumer Sentiment is […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: Good strength has been seen in the Chinese RMB Yuan over the last few days as the USD/CNY (6.7668) has fallen from 6.8425 Tuesday to 6.76 Friday. This should reduce the scare on Emerging Market currencies. PE EUR (Euro) at 1.1440 continues strong, and […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Okay the PPT, aka the Plunge Protection Team,  entered the market, blunted the selloff 2 Fridays ago, as FAANGs and other big NAS stocks held support. As that happened, managed money moved into DJJIA, driving it to new highs that held through Friday’s close. Notably, the […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: The continuing decline in US Housing data taking it to a 8-month low, plus the much worse than expected reading in the US Consumer Sentiment gauge weakened the USD more and again. PE The US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 97.17 is ranged with 96.30-97.80 for […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: Nothing New. PE The US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 97.43 marked 96.84 before bouncing to 97.40. The technical picture has not changed, as the Northside reversal chances are open, a clear break above 97.20-30 is needed to confirm it and a close above 98.10 […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: The FOMC hiked interest rates as expected and laid out plans to pare the $4.5-T balance sheet. USD weakened briefly but the Bullish reversal chances are still open. PE The US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 96.94 marked a low at 96.32 before bouncing to 97.00, […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Last Friday we saw the start of some rotation. With good patterns set up in manufacturing, construction, and other old economy stocks sectors, it will not surprise to continue seeing smart money flow there breaking them higher. Not seeing managed money leaving the market, but […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: While keeping the rates unchanged as expected, ECB trimmed inflation expectations through Y 2019, pushing the single currency lower. Sacked former FBI Director James Comey testament was brushed off by the investors, boosting USD and UK is headed for a hung Parliament, weakening the GBP. […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: Keeping the rates unchanged as expected the ECB pareed inflation expectations through Y 2019, driving the single currency lower. Sacked FBI Dir. Jamex Comey testimony was brushed off by the investors, boosting USD and UK is headed for a hung Parliament, weakening GBP. Overall, […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: Thursday is a significant day for the markets as UK election, Conservatives to win, ECB policy decision to continue to stimulate and keep rates steady, and former FBI Director James Comey’s leaked testimony occur putting a virtual end to the Russian witch hunt, has investors […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: Thursday is going to be a significant day for the markets as UK election, ECB policy decision and ex-FBI chief Comey’s testimony will take place, seeing investors playing it safe till then with the prevalent trend continuing so far. PE The US Dollar (.DXY) Index […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX There are 10’s of millions of Americans who have not felt the 1st thing relating to an economic recovery. Those people are where they were during the Great Recession. These Americans have been ignored in favor of statistics that shows millions of jobs have been […]

World War 3: US Must Rid North Korea of Nuclear Weapons

World War 3: US Must Rid North Korea of Nuclear Weapons

World War 3: US Must Rid North Korea of Nuclear Weapons North Korea is accelerating its drive to acquire a nuclear-armed missile capable of threatening the United States and other nations, and the US regards this as a “clear and present danger,” US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Saturday. Speaking at an international security conference […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary:  The chances of the year-end inflation number coming up short of the Fed’s forecast have increased with the deceleration seen in the Fed’s preferred price measure and weighs heavy on the USD. PE The US Dollar (.DXY) Index at97.42, the resistance of 98.00 may […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: The Dovish sentiment expressed in the ECB Draghi’s statement about the European bond buying program has the single currency weak. PE EUR (Euro) at 1.1128 weak but the proximity of the major support at 1.1100-1.1075, and the lack of Southside momentum point towards the possibility […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: Nothing New. PE The US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 96.94 was rejected at 97.45 my resistance, now increasing the chances of seeing 96.50-00 in here. 97.45 becomes a significant resistance and near term reversal point, below which the bears remain in total control. EUR […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: The USD remains weak with more Southside left and the majors may rally further in here. PE US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 97.17 resumed its downtrend after brief pause and tested 97.00 Friday. My targets of 96.50-96.00 may be seen this week with the trend […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: Added to the misperceived notion of uncertainty in US politics, the latest Brazilian corruption scandal is real with the possibility of an impeachment of the President has spooked the markets, but better than expected jobless claims and regional manufacturing data in the US have helped […]

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs

Forex Morning Briefing, Major Pairs $DXY, $EUR, $JPY, $GBP, $AUD Commentary: The combination of weaker than expected US macro data and the possibility of political stability returning in Europe keeps the G-10 majors strong Vs USD. PE. EUR (Euro) at 1.0985 is close to resistance of 1.10 again on the back of a surprise win […]