Fed tapers again by another $10 billion as economic growth continues

The Federal Reserve trimmed its unprecedented, massive stimulus program again on Wednesday amid signs that economic growth has picked up in the past few months. The move by the central bank, announced after Ben Bernanke’s last meeting at the helm of the Fed…

US Advanced GDP (Q4) | January 30, 2014 | Currency News Trading

Because this is the first quarterly release, we are likely to see plenty of market reaction. One thing to remember is that since the figure is expected at 3.2%, even if we were to miss the forecast, I would warn to refrain from selling USD immediately, as USD is still driven more by the FOMC […]

Fundamental Analysis Review And Forex Calendar January 13 ~ 17, 2014

Fundamental Analysis Review The focus of the market last week was squarely on both interest rate decisions and the Nonfarm Payroll report, and needless to say, the latter left the market in a bind as traders were puzzled by the conflicting data all across the board. With only 74K jobs added in December, or the […]

Fed decides to cut stimulus, but the hard part begins now

It was one of the most anticipated moves in monetary policy. Yet the Fed trimming its monetary stimulus – cutting its cash injections by $10bn to now inject $75bn per month – still managed to surprise…

Daily Forex Market Review 12/18/13 (+70 pips)

Today’s Trade Result: +70 pips July 2013: +160 pips June 2013: +336 pips May 2013: -50.5 pips April 2013: +851.5 pips March 2013: +327.5 pips February 2013: +127.5 pips January 2013: +1107.5 pips December 2012: +29 pips November 2012: +35.5 pips October 2012: +259.5 pips September 2012: +112.5 pips August 2012: +365.5 pips July 2012: […]

Daily Forex Market Review 11/19/13 (+27.5 pips)

Today’s Trade Result: +27.5 pips July 2013: +160 pips June 2013: +336 pips May 2013: -50.5 pips April 2013: +851.5 pips March 2013: +327.5 pips February 2013: +127.5 pips January 2013: +1107.5 pips December 2012: +29 pips November 2012: +35.5 pips October 2012: +259.5 pips September 2012: +112.5 pips August 2012: +365.5 pips July 2012: […]

Daily Forex Market Review 10/21/13 (+40 pips)

Today’s Trade Result: +40 pips July 2013: +160 pips June 2013: +336 pips May 2013: -50.5 pips April 2013: +851.5 pips March 2013: +327.5 pips February 2013: +127.5 pips January 2013: +1107.5 pips December 2012: +29 pips November 2012: +35.5 pips October 2012: +259.5 pips September 2012: +112.5 pips August 2012: +365.5 pips July 2012: […]

When Will The Fed Taper?

When Will The Fed Taper? That is the burning question in the minds of traders, analysts, and investors. isn’t it? Considering the surprise Bernanke gave us during the last FOMC Meeting, it’s safe to say that most of us are uncertain when tapering will take place…  With Fed officials giving us the regular runarounds, it’s important […]

Daily Forex Market Review 09/19/13 (+35 pips)

Today’s Trade Result: +35 pips July 2013: +160 pips June 2013: +336 pips May 2013: -50.5 pips April 2013: +851.5 pips March 2013: +327.5 pips February 2013: +127.5 pips January 2013: +1107.5 pips December 2012: +29 pips November 2012: +35.5 pips October 2012: +259.5 pips September 2012: +112.5 pips August 2012: +365.5 pips July 2012: […]

Higher mortgage rates, debt ceiling fight spooks Bernanke and the FOMC

In his post-FOMC press conference, Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke made it clear that he had lost control of the market, causing a tightening of financial conditions that directly…

Fundamental Analysis Review And Forex Calendar September 16 ~ 20, 2013

Weekly Fundamental Analysis Review Risk on sentiment ended up winning this week as prospects of war with Syria diminished, China’s economic data showed no hard landing in the near future, and the Federal Reserve to taper a much smaller amount than initially speculated back in June.  All in all, global markets ended in positive territory […]

Fundamental Analysis Review And Forex Calendar For August 26 ~ 30, 2013

Weekly Fundamental Analysis Review The question that plagued the market for the past few weeks continued this week as traders ponder on the upcoming Fed’s decision f0r asset purchase tapering, and with the FOMC minutes on Wednesday confirming that the majority at the FOMC agree with tapering in September, it’s no wonder why the USD remained resilient for […]

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