Surviving & Thriving, Chaos Investing for Retail Participants

Surviving & Thriving, Chaos Investing for Retail Participants

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX Black Swans in financial markets are extreme rare events. And how you survive and thrive when 1 happens is Key. With that in mind let’s look at some Black Swan mitigation strategies, as follows: In Nassim Taleb’s “Black Swan” (required reading) he suggests that he is constantly taking small losses […]

Beginners Trading Myths To Get Over

Beginners Trading Myths To Get Over

Knowing the difference between common trading myths and the reality is essential to long-term success. In this article, guest editor, Dr Gary Dayton explores the top 10 trading myths to be aware of. Notably, these myths are closely linked to trading psychology , which goes hand in hand with a successful trading career. 1. People are […]

Forex: Optimism Ahead of US-China Trade Talks Cap USD, Support RMB Yuan

Forex: Optimism Ahead of US-China Trade Talks Cap USD, Support RMB Yuan

Forex: Optimism Ahead of US-China Trade Talks Cap USD, Support RMB Yuan $USD/CNY In New York Wednesday US Dollar (.DXY) Index finished down 0.5% at 94.75, approaching its August low (94.43). The Buck saw some slight strength in overnight trade, but a slide to lows took place after the release of a cooler than expected […]

Forex: USD Fell on Canada’s Alignment with President Trump on Trade

Forex: USD Fell on Canada’s Alignment with President Trump on Trade

Forex: USD Fell on Canada’s Alignment with President Trump on Trade $USD/CAD The US fell Wednesday in Asia as sources said Canada was ready to make a concession to the United States to resolve their talks over reworking the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). US Dollar (.DXY) Index finished littl changed at 95.19, looking to […]

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: Again, we are at important marks in most currencies. There is the chance that the current USD’s strength could see a correction/reversal early this month on not. Key support near 95 on the US Dollar (.DXY) Index could lead to USD strength again, the support is holding.PE Notes: The USD strengthened a […]

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: Again, we are at important marks in most currencies. There is the chance that the current USD’s strength could see a correction/reversal early this month on not. Key support near 95 on the US Dollar (.DXY) Index could lead to USD strength again, the support is holding.PE Notes: The USD strengthened a […]

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: Again, we are at important marks in most currencies. There is the chance that the current USD’s strength could see a correction/reversal early this month. Supports are holding.PE Notes: After a quiet Monday due to holidays in USA, the USD strengthened a bit Vs the Euro and Sterling from Tuesday’s session.It […]

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: Again, we are at important marks in most currencies. There is the chance that the current USD’s strength could see a correction/reversal early this month. Supports are holding.PE Note: After a quiet Monday due to holidays in USA, the USD could begin strengthening Vs the Euro and Sterling from […]

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: Again, we are at important marks in most currencies. There is the chance that the current USD’s strength could see a correction/reversal early next month (it is happening early). This Supports not holding.PE Notes: The Argentinian Peso at 37.96 has crashed almost 33% from marks near 31.30 to 41.46 […]

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: Again, we are at important marks in most currencies. There is the chance that the current USD’s strength could see a correction/reversal early next month. This become bigger if certain Support and Resistances hold. PE Notes: Some positive sentiment is swirling around the BREXIT talks helped GBP rally Wednesday. EUR […]

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: We are at important marks in most currencies. There is the chance that the current USD’s strength could see a correction/reversal next month. This become bigger if certain Support and Resistances hold. PE Notes: Important resistances on EUR and on GBP/USD are holding, suggesting that the US Dollar strength cane […]

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: We are at important marks in most currencies. There is the chance that the current USD’s strength could see a correction/reversal next month. This become bigger if certain Support and Resistances hold. PE Note: Watch out for crucial resistances on EUR at 1.1675-1.1700 and on Sterling at 1.2872, if breached, […]

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: This is crucial mark in most currencies. There is the chance that the current USD’s strength could see a correction/reversal next month. This become bigger if certain Support and Resistances hold. PE Notes: USD strength might see a return this week, EUR looks like it might dip from 1.17, RMB […]

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: This is crucial mark in most currencies. There is the chance that the current USD’s strength could see a correction/ reversal next month. This become bigger if certain Support and Resistances hold. PE Note: The US Dollar .DXY Index is up 0.5% at 95.62 5 consecutive losing sessions. […]

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: The US Dollar (.DXY) Index is lower by 0.2% at 95.01. .DXY slipped beneath the 50-Day MA in early Wednesday, came off its lows in the US.  .DXY track it 5th straight decliner. USD saw afternoon selling after the FOMC Minutes from the August meeting acknowledged the presence […]

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: US Dollar (.DXY) Index off 0.8% at 95.12, back at August lows. USD retreated in overnight action, but climbed off its low in early-morning trade, the rebound was short-lived, as .DXY saw resistance near its Monday’s closing mark. Intra-day action saw a move to the overnight low, […]

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary:.DXY surrendered an overnight gainer. With today’s decline, USD is down 0.8% since last Wednesday, tracking its 3rd loss running. .DXY climbed at the start of the overnight session, but saw resistance near marks from Friday morning. The .DXY marked a high during the European session, having spent the […]

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary:.DXY was little changed at 96.73 as it saw some selling pressure after marking a 14-month high in morning trade. President Donald Trump has repeatedly called for a weaker USD in a bid to help US exporters, his recent trade policies, including the imposition of import tariffs on some Turkish goods, have had the opposite […]

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary:.DXY was little changed at 96.73 as it saw some selling pressure after marking a 13-month high in morning trade. President Donald Trump has repeatedly called for a weaker USD in a bid to help US exporters, but his recent trade policies, including the imposition of import tariffs on some Turkish […]

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary:.DXY was little changed at 96.75 as it saw some selling pressure after marking a 13-month high in morning trade. Overnight USD strength pressured other major currencies like EUR and GBP to new lows for the year, but USD has struggled to hold that high amid mounting bets on an […]

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: Tuesday’s rebound on Wall Street coincided with a rebound in the Turkish Lira, which had plunged nearly 25% Vs in the prior 2 sessions. The Lira added about 8% Vs USD  Tuesday, helping to ease concerns over the financial health of lenders with heavy exposure to Turkey. PE […]

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary:The Turkish Lira at 6.9891 dove 18 % Friday as US President Trump’s announcement of tariffs on metal exports from Turkey rattled the delicate situation in the Turkish economy. This crash has weakened most majors, except the JPY Vs USD. And now after a week of  hammering is is beginning to […]

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: The Turkish Lira at 6.9891 dove 18 % Friday as US President Trump’s announcement of tariffs on metal exports from Turkey rattled the delicate situation in the Turkish economy. This crash has weakened most majors, except the JPY Vs USD. PE US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 96.41: .DXY saw […]

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: USD trading higher and EUR is moving lower, both towards there respective support and resistance in here. PE US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 95.586: .DXY is moving closer to its prior highs 95.6-95.7. On weekly line a clear break of 95 has .DXY looking Bullish near term. Note: If US […]

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: USD trading lower and EUR is moving higher, both towards there respective support and resistance in here. PE The Dollar (.DXY) Index at 95.15: ,DXY could move lower to 94.8, its 21-Day MA over the rest of this week. If .DXY breaks below 94.8, the trendline support is at 94.5, […]

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: USD and EUR are moving against our expectatona in here. PE The Dollar (.DXY) Index at 95.15: .DXY dipped Monday after marking a high 95.52 on the day. .DXY has support at 94.8, 21-Day MA, and 94.5 the trendline support. A test of 94.8 would align the EUR’s testing 1.165-1.167, and […]

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing

Forex Major Pairs Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: USD and EUR moving as expected in here. PE The Dollar (.DXY) Index at 95.314: The Dollar Index saw a high at 95.52 Monday day and could move higher to resistance on daily line chart at 96.0-96.2 some time next week. Recall that it broke the 95 mark last week, and […]

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: Nothing new. PE US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 95.245 looks Bullish to resistance at 95.6-95.8 in here. A clear break there open the path to 96, which corresponds with EUR testing support at 1.145. EUR (Euro) at 1.1561 broke below 1.16 last week, now seeing 1.1508 in here. A clear break below 1.1508 opens up support at […]

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: Nothing new. PE US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 95.17 moved up and now looks like 96 next in here, aa close above 95 Friday will be Very Bullish for .DXY next week EUR (Euro) at 1.1587 broke below support at 1.1600-1.1625, it is headed South to 1.1508. There is support 1.145 on 3-day line, a clear […]

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: Nothing new. PE US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 94.64, the FOMC stressed that the US economy is growing strongly and so, a rate hike in September is almost certain. The Fed’s policy did not strengthen .DXY, it looks like it could strengthen towards 95.0-95.5 in her, as long as it holds above 94. […]

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: Nothing new. PE US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 94.59 the 1st support held for .DXY Tuesday, it is now trading at the major resistance. The focus is on the FOMC meet Wednesday, which could strengthen .DXY to 95.0-95.5. We will see if it gets capped there or breaks out. EUR (Euro) 1.1684 moved […]

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: Nothing new. PE US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 94.38 fell Monday and is testing support at 94.30-35. Expecting this support to hold and for the FOMC meet to strengthen .DXY. If that happens a ride to 95.0-95.5 is likely, and 95.5-96.0 is important resistance, and a clear break above that […]

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: US GDP Friday may come in stronger than expected, may not. PE US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 94.74, the FOMC meet this week could strengthen .DXY as the overtones in the policy statement could be Hawkish. If that happens, a rise to 95.5 is seen. The resistance at 95.5-96.0 is important, a clear break […]

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: US GDP Friday may come in stronger than expected, may not. PE US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 94.694 tested support Thursday near 94.08 and then bounced as the ECB continued its Dovish stance. The US GDP release Friday is expected to show sharp acceleration in GDP in Q-2. If that happens, […]

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: Nothing new. PE The US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 94.165 is trading slightly below support a 94.2 on daily and 3 day candles. A clear break below 94 negates the near term rise to 95-96. The ECB meet’s outcome today could decide the direction. EUR (Euro) at 1.1736 is testing resistance at 1.174, A clear […]

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: Nothing really new. PE The US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 94.62 is respecting support here, and could rise to 95.0-95.5-96.0. But a clear break below 94.1 is required to negate a rise to 95-96. EUR (Euro) at 1.1678 is trading quietly in anticipation of the ECB meet Thursday ranged within 1.174 – 1.165. A […]

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: Nothing really new. PE The US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 94.63, the support near 94 held well for .DXY Monday. It is now trading near the 21-Days MA near 94.6. A rise to 95.00-95.25 in here, 95.5 is an important resistance mark. A clear break above that mark will correspond with a break […]

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: Nothing really new. PE The US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 94.29 has broken support near 94.5, next support is at 94 which it could test in early this week. A test of 94 by .DXY could correspond with a test of 1.18 by EUR. EUR (Euro) at 1.1739 moved past resistance at 1.1715 […]

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: Nothing really new. PE Note: US President Donald Trump’s comments that he is not thrilled by the Fed’s rate hikes. The US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 95.17 tested a 1 year high at 95.65 Thursday and dipped.  A rise to 96 could correspond with EUR’s falling to 1.15. .DXY may face resistance at […]

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: Nothing new. PE The US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 95.08 tested at 95.41 Wednesday and has then dipped. And can now move to the 21-Days MA at 94.67 which correspond with a rise in EUR to 1.1715. EUR (Euro) at 1.1644 saw a low of 1.1602 Wednesday. The support has held and the single […]

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: Nothing new. PE The US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 95.01 bounced Tuesday and is now looking Bullish to 95.5, and its prior high at 95.53 is a Key mark. A a clear break there is Bullish USD. EUR (Euro) at 1.1653 moved up to 1.1745 Tuesday, but dipped before testing resistance at 1.176-1.177. A […]

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: Nothing new. PE The US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 94.545, as he 34-Day MA on the daily line is support at 94.40. Want to see a rise in the EUR to 1.175 that implies that .DXY could break above or below that support, We wait. EUR (Euro) at 1.1707 moved up Monday, marking a […]

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: Nothing new. PE The US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 94.73 dipped from resistance near 95, and now a dip to support 94.0-94.2 is possible in here. EUR (Euro) at 1.1682 broke below the 21-Day MA at 1.16 Friday, but is trading above it now. Another week of range trade within 1.175-1.16 could follow. USD/JPY […]

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: Nothing new. PE The US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 94.83 could turn Bullish to 95 if trade war rhetoric continues to rise. Being cautious .DXY in here and would wait for a break below 1.165 and then below 1.16 on the EUR before inferring a Bullish DXY for the next few weeks. Currently, […]

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: Nothing new. PE The US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 94.76 seeing some resistance 94.85, which could produce a dip. If it crosses 94.85, then it could again test 95 yet this week Note: The US CPI data release today would be important stronger than expected CPI inflation would strengthen .DXY. EUR (Euro) at […]

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: Nothing new. PE The US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 94.19 could move to support at 94 Wednesday. A clear break below 94 for .DXY correspond with a break above 1.176 for EUR. If that happens ,DXY could become Bearish to 93.44. EUR (Euro) at 1.1731 saw 1.169 and bounced to 1.174. If it moves […]

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: Nothing new. PE The US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 93.7 and bounced. The 34 days MA near 94.3 is next resistance. But, my preference is a move South to 93.44 in here. EUR (Euro) at 1.1752 at rose to 1.179 Monday but faded to 1.175. There is support at 1.173-1.174, after test there the […]

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: Nothing new. PE The US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 93.92 weakened Friday due on the beginning of the US-China trade dust-up, .DXY has some support 93.8 on daily lines, seeing 93.2 come soon. EUR (Euro) at 1.1761 strengthened past resistance near 1.172 and could now move up to 1.185. The early part of this week […]

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing

Forex Morning Briefing $DXY, $EUR, $GBP, $JPY, $AUD Commentary: Nothing new. PE The US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 94.43 will see support at 94.3, then .DXY could weaken towards 93.3-93.0. If the trade negotiation chatter heaths up then .DXY could strengthen towards 95.5 as a safe haven. Right now seeing .DXY falling to 93. EUR (Euro) at 1.1687 looks to want to […]

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