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Weekly market preview – 22 September 2014

Weekly market preview – 22 September 2014

With two major risk events now behind us – Fed decision and the Scottish referendum - attention is likely to shift back to the economic data and whether we’re seeing a strong enough numbers to justify an earlier rate hike in..

September 19, 2014
Markets rally as Scots say no to independence

Markets rally as Scots say no to independence

US futures are pointing to a positive open on Friday, with indices currently seen up around four tenths of one percent. The S&P is currently seen 7 points higher, the Dow 75 points higher and the Nasdaq 17 points higher. Following..

September 19, 2014
EURGBP approaches major trendline following selloff

EURGBP approaches major trendline following selloff

The EURGBP has continued it pathway lower this week, which has been perpetuated by the Scottish referendum result earlier today. However, with price approaching a major trendline, it means that the pair is worth watching for a potential..

September 19, 2014
Scots vote for independence as focus turns to devolution

Scots vote for independence as focus turns to devolution

European markets are waking up to a historic decision by Scotland to reject independence, bringing with it a guarantee of a stable United Kingdom and a reduction in the likeliness that Europe will see a raft of breakaway states form. This..

September 19, 2014
AUDNZD selloff meets major support level

AUDNZD selloff meets major support level

The AUDNZD pair has been pulling back over the past fortnight, leading to a retest of a previously notable area of resistance. Will this hold as new support for a move higher or could we see the pair push lower? The daily chart shows that..

September 18, 2014
Scotland heads to the polls while PBOC provides boost

Scotland heads to the polls while PBOC provides boost

US futures are pointing to a stronger open on Thursday as investors shrug off concerns over the Scottish referendum and instead turn their attention to the second dose of monetary stimulus this week from the People’s Bank of China. As..

September 18, 2014
Scots go to the poll as markets brace for volatility

Scots go to the poll as markets brace for volatility

The European markets seem somewhat undecided today, with US and Asian gains pushing minor gains in UK and Eurozone indices. Yesterday’s FOMC meeting provided and element for both bulls and bears to grab hold of and as such, the initial..

September 18, 2014
US indices edge higher ahead of FOMC decision

US indices edge higher ahead of FOMC decision

All week we’ve been talking about the big risk events for the markets and why they’re weighing on investor sentiment and now one of them has arrived. The FOMC will announce its latest policy decision later on today and investors are..

September 17, 2014
 
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