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Crude Oil post OPEC meeting

OPEC: (the real) Deal or no Deal? After many months of speculation, OPEC finally delivered. Member countries agreed in principle to control oil production for the first time in several years. Production was agreed to be cut by around 1.2 million barrels a day, by January 2017.

U.S. Presidential Elections Aftermath!

News headlines were dominated last week by the US presidential elections. Prior to November 8th the markets were anticipating a Clinton win (albeit by a small margin). Bookmakers had HRC anywhere between 70% and 90% to win. Well they were all proved spectacularly wrong as Donald Trump cruised to victory.

Crude Oil examined under the scope of M.A.A. (Multiple Analysis Approach)

Oil has had a rollercoaster ride since late 2014, dropping from over $100 per barrel to under $30. The cause was quite simple:

US Dollar Crossroads

The US Dollar has always been a very interesting and influential currency. After all, it’s the world’s reserve currency and the majority of all transactions on the planet are made using dollars. The dollar tends to run in long-term trends and the past 12-18 months of broadly sideways action suggest that it’s consolidating before the […]

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Gold Breakdown Could Add to JPY Woes

In recent weeks, we have been looking for a breakdown in the JPY. If you read this post from two weeks ago, we outlined equities and bonds which may be the catalyst. Today, we have seen gold break a major support of $1300, which technically is a “bearish wedge” pattern. The first target from the […]

Oil and CAD Are Bull While Dollar is a Fool

Anyone who is trading crude oil or USD/CAD should be aware of the important correlation between them. We know that if oil price rises then the Canadian economy benefits as they own considerable oil reserves (third only to Venezuela and Saudi Arabia). Furthermore, let’s not forget that the USD will likely drop in value if oil prices rise, and […]

Forex Chart Pattern Guide

I love chart patterns. I know that sounds a little cliché, or funny, but I love chart patterns since they help us forge a trading plan in the markets. Knowing what different patterns are in the market not only help us with a plan for when to enter the market, but also assist us in […]

Why I Like Kylie!

(AUD/NZD= Aussie/Kiwi = Australian bird = Kylie) The AUD has been on a bit of a roller coaster lately and this is one of the AUD crosses I get asked about more than any other.  Traders have been watching for a bottom in this pair for at least the last 18 months.

EW Education: Triangle Pattern On EURUSD

Good day traders! This is the first of a series of educational posts we will be releasing here on ForexAnalytix.com .

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Hi-Yo, Silver! Away!