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Aug
26

Fed Speakers in Wyoming and an OPEC Attendee in Algiers

For all the negativity that CNBC cops on finance Twitter, you have to give them credit for delivering these Fed comments on a platter for us. Golden interviews with Dallas

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Aug
25

Gold at Resistance into Jackson Hole

With the Economic Symposium beginning in Jackson Hole Wyoming tonight, all eyes have been focused on the US Dollar. After raising rates for the first time in a decade in

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Aug
24

Focus on the Euro Crosses

With Jackson Hole anticipation keeping markets bottled up, traders are turning their attention to the currency crosses for some potential daytrading setups. I’ll spare you the rehashed quotes from analysts

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Aug
23

Moving Monetary Policy Targets is not the Answer

In today’s macro environment, changing the goalposts because you can’t score between them is NOT the answer to the ineffective nature of contemporary monetary policy. You can’t just move the

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Aug
22

Does Opportunity Lie with Playing USD from the Long Side?

The week kicks off with a distinct lack of market moving economic data from any of the major economic centres and attention therefore focuses solely on Fed Chair Janet Yellen

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Aug
19

But Friday Never Hesitate… USDX

Image: Paul Padshewscky, Flikr (cc) Wednesday: Dudley – We’re going to raise rates. Thursday: Fed Minutes – We’re not going to raise rates. Friday: Dudley – We’re going to raise

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Aug
18

A Split Fed Confusing USD Bulls

Image: Kurtis Garbutt, Flikr (cc) Just yesterday we had Dudley trying to commit to a 2016 rate hike… Then almost immediately Bullard goes the opposite direction with the FOMC Minutes!

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Aug
17

Dudley Duds Stocks

The US S&P 500 index pulled back from yet further record highs after New York Fed president William Dudley dropped the latest piece of central bank rhetoric via the Fox

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Aug
16

Six Consecutive Red Daily Candles for USD/CAD

Six consecutive red daily candles for USD/CAD and a spike up in Oil has caught the attention of Forex and Commodity traders alike. USD/CAD Daily: Click on chart to see

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