USD : Analysis & Opinions

  1. What Rising Interest Rates Could Mean for the Yen (USD/JPY)

    December 21, 2016
    The yen has been a favorite in expressing recent USD strength, driven largely by the anticipation of more aggressive rate ...
  2. Trump Victory 2016: What Could It Mean For Currency Markets? ...

    November 18, 2016
    So how is Trump’s unexpected victory affecting currency markets? Here’s a look at what’s been happening since the election ...
  3. Can the South Korean Won Recoup From Recent Losses? (USD/KRW)

    November 17, 2016
    South Korea and its currency have come under pressure. The won has lost over 4% against the dollar in the last week, fueled ...
  4. Pound Slides as FTSE Targets Record High

    October 4, 2016
    The British pound fell to a 35-year low as fears of a hard landing from Brexit continue to plague markets.
  5. Best and Worst Performing ETFs of Q3 2016 (SOXL, LABU)

    October 3, 2016
    The best and worst performing ETFs of Q3 and related trends.
  6. GBP/USD: What Analysts Are Expecting Over the Next 6 Months (GBP/USD)

    September 30, 2016
    More than three months after Britain decided to leave the European Union, uncertainty still reigns in financial markets, ...
  7. Trump Versus the Canadian Dollar (USD/CAD)

    September 30, 2016
    Hints from the Trump camp about his trade policies mean that it is not just the obvious Mexican peso that could end up in ...
  8. These Are The Best Hours To Trade the U.S. Dollar (USD)

    September 2, 2016
    The best times to trade USD currency pairs are centered before and after economic releases in in the U.S. and cross-venues.
  9. USD vs. SOXL: Comparing Leveraged Semiconductor ETFs

    May 8, 2016
    Discover and compare two semiconductor exchange-traded funds. Learn about their purpose, strategy, characteristics and investor ...
  10. The Basics Of Trading Chip Stocks (INTC, TXN)

    December 15, 2015
    Semiconductor companies offer an endless variety of trading and investment opportunities.
  11. 3 Simple Strategies For Euro Traders

    November 16, 2015
    Euro traders can execute three simple but effective strategies that take advantage of repeating price action.
  12. What Are the Best Hours to Trade the Mexican Peso? (MXN, USD)

    September 30, 2015
    The best times to trade the Mexican peso are centered around economic releases, typically in the morning hours.
  13. Oil & Currencies: Understanding Their Correlation (USD, UUP)

    September 24, 2015
    Crude oil shows tight correlation with movements in many currency pairs.
  14. Will a Rate Hike Appreciate The Dollar Even More? (USD, DXY)

    September 24, 2015
    Many market participants expect the US Dollar to rise after the start of the next rate hike cycle.
  15. 3 Reasons The Mexican Peso Is So Liquid (MXN, USD)

    September 17, 2015
    Mexico's vast petroleum reserves and close proximity to the United States add considerable liquidity to the Mexican peso.
  16. These Are The Best Hours To Trade the British Pound

    August 28, 2015
    The best times to trade the British pound are centered around economic releases at 1:30 am, 2:00 am, 8:30 am and 10:00 am ...
  17. A Day In The Life of A Professional Forex Trader

    August 25, 2015
    The professional forex trader lives an affluent lifestyle but pays the price with many hours of research and market watching.