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XE Market Analysis: Asia - Mar 31, 2015

By: XE Market Analysis

The dollar was mixed overall in light FX trade in N.Y. on Tuesday. Month and quarter end positioning had largely run its course, leaving the market rather listless. EUR-USD peaked at 1.0776 before easing back under 1.0730, where it spend most of the session. Read more

I'm Raising the Caution Flag on the US Economy

By: HaleStewart

Analysts and investors cheered when the US economy grew 5% in 3Q14. Finally, it seemed, the pace of economic growth had hit “escape velocity” – a level at which the macro level of economic growth no longer required fiscal or monetary stimulus. Read more

XE Market Analysis: North America - Mar 31, 2015

By: XE Market Analysis

EUR-USD dipped to fresh lows under 1.0720 amid general euro underperformance. EUR-JPY triggered stops through 129.00 on route to 11-day lows under 128.70. EUR-GBP also saw fresh lows. Talk of real money bids into 1.0700 in EUR-USD may put a brake on euro selling. Read more

XE Market Analysis: Europe - Mar 31, 2015

By: XE Market Analysis

EUR-USD fell to nine-day lows under 1.0780, bringing the Mar-22 low at 1.0767 into scope. The move broke below the 20-day moving average, which is presently sitting at 1.0796 and now reverts as resistance, ahead of 1.0845. The fresh decline reflects broader dollar gains that were sparked by Fed's Fischer, who said U.S. Read more

XE Market Analysis: Asia - Mar 30, 2015

By: XE Market Analysis

The dollar was firmer in N.Y. trade on Monday, with sentiment aided by stronger income gains and upbeat pending home sales data. Wall Street rallied, though yields edged lower. EUR-USD slipped from highs near 1.0865 to lows of 1.0810, as bids into the figure supported. Read more

International Economic Preview For the Week of March 30-April 3

By: HaleStewart

     The following economic releases will have a disproportionate impact on the markets this week. Tuesday Read more

XE Market Analysis: North America - Mar 30, 2015

By: XE Market Analysis

EUR-USD traded moderately lower on a generally firm dollar, with the market largely ignoring rise in the Eurozone March ESI economic confidence to 103.9 from 103.2, and signs of perkiness in Spanish and German state inflation numbers. An intraday low of 1.0819 was posted, finding a footing just above the 20-day moving average at 1.0817. Read more

XE Market Analysis: Europe - Mar 30, 2015

By: XE Market Analysis

EUR-USD traded modestly lower in pre-European trade in Asia, posting a low of 1.0855 before trading within a 30-pip range above here. The 20-day moving average at 1.0817 is support. Key resistance is now marked at 1.1050-52, which encompasses the daily highs of yesterday and Mar-17. Read more

US Equity Market Review For the Week of March 23-27; Hey, We're Still Consolidating, Edition

By: HaleStewart

Writing about market consolidation is very difficult. There are no strong rallies, massive volume spikes or huge losses to get the reader excited. Instead, the entire analysis focuses on prices pin-balling between two trend lines, usually on decreasing volume and weakening technical indicators. Read more

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