Category: Market News

December 01, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Weekly data: ‘buying the dip’ ahead of the NFP

Even before large losses at the end of last week, it already seemed fairly unlikely that the cartel would significantly boost production. With most members seemingly content with prices of Brent around $75-85 and various countries including Japan having released their strategic reserves of crude, there had been no clear calls among OPEC for increasing…

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November 15, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Weekly data: focus on inflation continues

September and October’s large upward movement seemed to be somewhat excessive, with the consolidation ongoing, but more gains are likely based on TA. ¥90 is an important psychological area that might trigger a bounce, and the 50 SMA slightly above this could also function as a support. The 100 SMA seems to be about to…

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November 10, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Midweek data: focus on American inflation

Looking at the chart, a breakout in either direction still doesn’t seem especially likely. The double top around Mex$20.85 last month and earlier this month would usually be seen as a sell signal, but the main support around Mex$19.70 is also strong given that it has remained unbroken since February 2020 despite repeated testing since…

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October 25, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Weekly data: ECB’s meeting and inflation ahead

The clear target for old buyers is the 161.8% weekly Fibonacci extension just below $90. Finding an entry as a new buyer is likely to be difficult here, but a bounce seems possible from the 38.2% zone of the weekly Fibo fan and definitely from the psychological area around $80. Brent has been strongly overbought…

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August 17, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Weekly data: FOMC’s minutes and RBNZ’s statement ahead

The obvious near-term resistance here is the value area between the 100 and 200 SMAs. Whether this might be tested on Wednesday morning is likely to depend on how markets perceive the accompanying commentary from Dr Orr and other senior members of the RBNZ, not just whether the cash rate is hiked as expected. Lower…

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August 13, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Daily market commentary: The greenback has been on a rollercoaster ride

EUROPEAN SHARES  European shares are extending yesterday’s gains amid a rising appetite for riskier assets ahead of the weekend. Even though the Delta variant keeps weighing on market sentiment in many regions like Asia, investors are optimistic about countries with more aggressive vaccination programs in place, such as Europe and the US. Apart from Madrid,…

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