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Weekly market preview – 27 October 2014

Weekly market preview – 27 October 2014

A busy week ahead in the markets, where the US and eurozone are expected to provide the most interest from an economic standpoint. The US FOMC announcement will no doubt be one of if not the main event of the week, when markets look out..

October 24, 2014
Investors cautious ahead of EU stress test results

Investors cautious ahead of EU stress test results

The week looks set to end on a slightly more negative note, after investors were once again spooked by a confirmed case of Ebola in New York, while the results of the EU bank stress tests on Sunday will also be feeding into the more..

October 24, 2014
Stress test results and new Ebola case hit risk appetite

Stress test results and new Ebola case hit risk appetite

The markets look set to end the week on a slightly more downbeat note, with European indices seen opening around half a percentage point lower, tracking moves in the US overnight where indices pulled back late in the session, apparently in..

October 24, 2014
USDCNH rising wedge looking bearish

USDCNH rising wedge looking bearish

Following yesterday’s post regarding the support breakout in the USDCNH pair, we have seena clear rising wedge formation, which considering the overall downtrend, is bearish in nature. Thus upon breaking out of this formation, we..

October 23, 2014
GBPUSD falling wedge likely to provide direction

GBPUSD falling wedge likely to provide direction

The 1 hour GBPUSD chart shows that we are currently trading within a falling wedge formation and coming off the back of dovish BoE minutes I am expecting to see further downside in the coming days. A falling wedge formation within a..

October 23, 2014
US markets tumble again

US markets tumble again

European markets could be set for a negative start today after US markets ended their positive run and correction to post substantial losses. Asian markets have also followed suit overnight with equities mixed but the Yen falling lower...

October 23, 2014
Traders turn to US data following mixed bag in Europe

Traders turn to US data following mixed bag in Europe

US futures are pointing to a strong open despite receiving little direction from Europe on Thursday. Stocks in Europe are quite mixed as we approach the middle of the trading session, while in the US, the S&P is expected to open 13..

October 23, 2014
USDCNH breaches major support level

USDCNH breaches major support level

The USDCNH pair has been trading to the downside today, following a major support level being broken overnight. This brings a more bearish outlook to the pair and is likely to mean further downside to come. The daily chart shows that..

October 22, 2014
 
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