Bitcoin rally pauses; Ethereum edges higher

© Reuters. Bitcoin remained close to all-time highs on Monday – Bitcoin traded below breakeven on Monday but remained close to all-time highs, sidestepping recent fears over a correction in the cryptocurrency space while Ethereum edged closer to session highs. On the U.S.-based Bitfinex exchange, bitcoin fell to $4,334.1, down $20.1 or 0.46%, just […]

USDJPY: Stuck around its range lows. What’s next?: Barclays

Still sees potential downside riskBarclays Capital FX Strategy Research notes that the USDJPY remains near the bottom of the YTD range around 109.00.  They argue that, «Most f the USDJPY weakness was due to rising political uncertainty in the US rather than any Japan-specific factor.  Indeed Japan’s solid CPI data had minimal impact on the […]

Forex technical analysis: AUDUSD tests 200 week MA

200 week MA comes in at 0.7967The AUDUSD is moving higher. Helped by gold and precious metals which are leaping higher.   Gold is up about $19.50 on the day and trades at $1311 — comfortably above the key $1300 level.The price is currently trading at 0.7967 (green line in the chart above). That is […]

USDCAD recovers and higher on the day now

Failed on break below lower trend lineThe USDCAD fell to a new month low earlier today. The prior low was on the 1st trading day of the month at 1.2450. The low today extended to 1.24432.   The move could not extend to the July lows however at 1.2413.  Drilling to the hourly chart, near […]

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US sell $34B of 5 year notes at 1.742%

Bid to cover at 2.58. That is unchanged from the last auction. High yield was less than 1 bp below its 1 PM WI level Primary dealers take 17.47%. Direct 13.46% and indirect 69.06% Primary dealers accepted bids 11.35% of the amount tendered. Directs take 73.72% of bid amount.  Indirects take 79.95% US awards primary […]

Gold breaking above $1300 level. Next target eyed.

The 1307.98 was 2015 highThe price of spot gold has been able to move to 2017 highs and in the process, has broken above the natural $1300 resistance level. The precious metal has moved close to the next key target. That is the 2015 high price at 1307.98. The high has reached 1307.81 and is backing […]