AUD/USD Forecast Nov. 20-24 2017

The Australian dollar dipped its feet at lower ground amid many economic releases and a “risk-off” atmosphere. The upcoming week features the meeting minutes from the RBA and other figures. Here are the highlights of the week and an updated technical analysis for AUD/USD. The Australian dollar fell alongside other commodity currencies but never went too far. […]

USD/JPY plunges on safe haven flows – Forecast Nov. 20-24 2017

Dollar/yen is falling down alongside global stocks and also commodities. The weak Japanese GDP actually pushed the yen higher. Deliberations around tax cuts in the US are somewhat stuck and this isn’t helpful for the greenback. Worries about North Korean submarines boosted the yen. The upcoming week features Thanksgiving and also the Fed minutes. USD/JPY fundamental movers Fear […]

USD/CAD Forecast Nov. 20-24 2017

Dollar/CAD moved up in a mixed week, trying to find a new direction amid sliding oil prices. Retail sales stand out in the upcoming week. Here are the highlights and an updated technical analysis for USD/CAD. Canada’s manufacturing sales and foreign securities purchases both beat expectations but the first ADP jobs report showed a drop in […]

EUR/USD to 1.19 in 2017 and beyond in 2018? Two opinions

EUR/USD had a positive week, gaining some ground within the range. Can it extend its gains further? Here are two opinions: one for 2017 and the other for 2018: Here is their view, courtesy of eFXnews: EUR/USD: Price-Action Into Year-End; 1.19-1.20 Or Bust – ANB AMRO ABN AMRO FX Strategy Research discusses EU/USD outlook and […]

Buller med information, buller med marknaden och buller i huvudet – handelspsykologi

I dagens text vill jag presentera lite psykologisk kuriosa och dela lite av mina tankar som kom till mig efter att ha läst den senaste artikeln av Nial Fuller. Nial skriver om det överväldigande inflytandet av överflödig information om handel och kontosaldo. De lägre intervallerna definieras som ”buller” och indikerar riskerna (t.ex. overtrading, hasardspel, överdriven […]

GBP/USD Forecast Nov. 20-24 2017

GBP/USD was under pressure as Brexit negotiations remain stuck and worries about the economy persist. The upcoming week features the GDP report and also the government’s Autumn Statement. Here are the key events and an updated technical analysis for GBP/USD. House prices are not going anywhere fast in Britain, but the greater worries come from politics. […]

EUR/USD Forecast Nov. 20-24 2017

EUR/USD managed to tick up amid OK data from Europe and weakness in the US dollar. GDP data and Draghi’s testimony stand out in a busier week. Here is an outlook for the highlights of this week and an updated technical analysis for EUR/USD. German GDP smashed expectations and rose by 0.8% q/q. This certainly provided support […]

Övning bidrar till en magkänsla

De bästa handlarna har en finjusterad förmåga att känna av marknaden och vad man kan göra i nästa steg. Detta kallas ofta för ”magkänsla” och det är något som jag litar på tungt i min egna handel. Enligt min åsikt måste varje handlare utveckla sin magkänsla i handeln och det är något som kommer från […]

Forex Weekly Outlook – Nov. 20-24 2017

The US dollar had a mixed week amid all-important inflation numbers. The upcoming week features US durable goods orders, housing data, speeches from Yellen and Draghi, and the FOMC minutes as we head into Thanksgiving.  Here are the highlights for the upcoming week. US inflation finally moved higher, to 1.8% y/y on the core numbers. Retail […]