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Jack the Pipper

Do You Like Betting Against One-Way Bets?

2 hours ago | 12:25 PM | 25 May 2017

The US economy is slowing as seen in the 2s vs 10s yield spread tightening; i.e. the flattening of the yield curve.

Big Pippin

Intraday Charts Update: A Wedge on USD/JPY & Rectangle on AUD/CHF

3 hours ago | 10:38 AM | 25 May 2017

Yo! I've got a couple of chart patterns on today's intraday charts menu. To be more specific, I'm serving up a rising wedge on USD/JPY and a rectangle pattern on AUD/CHF. Get 'em while they're still hot, dawg! Hot dawg. Get it? Never mind.

Pip Diddy

London Session Recap: CAD Kicked Lower by Oil Price Drop, GBP Weighed Down by GDP Downgrade

6 hours ago | 8:24 AM | 25 May 2017

Lots of action in today's morning London session, with the pound getting slapped lower after the U.K.'s Q1 GDP got downgraded and the Loonie getting dragged down by slumping oil prices. The Loonie was the weakest currency of the session, though.

Forex Gump

Key Takeaways from the May FOMC Minutes and BOC Statement

9 hours ago | 4:50 AM | 25 May 2017

Hello, forex friends! In case you missed them yesterday, the BOC gave its latest monetary policy statement and the minutes of the May FOMC huddle got released. And here are the main takeaways from those two top-tier central bank events that you need to know about.

Forex Ninja

A Primer on Bitcoin Trading

15 hours ago | 11:22 PM | 24 May 2017

In case you've been living under a rock, you're probably aware that bitcoin has been setting one record high after another in the past few days and might keep going for more. Here's what you need to know if you're thinking about joining the cryptocurrency bandwagon.

Happy Pip

Trade Watchlist: AUD/JPY Selloff to Resume?

15 hours ago | 10:30 PM | 24 May 2017

I'm still feeling bearish on the Aussie so I'm looking at another potential short play on AUD/JPY. I'm waiting for a bit more momentum before jumping in, though.

Dr. Pipslow

Don't Waste Time Practicing Bad Trading Habits

24 hours ago | 2:20 PM | 24 May 2017

One of the most common beliefs in any high-performance endeavor is that practice makes perfect. Unfortunately, repetition does not always guarantee progress.


Trade Review: Upside Channel Breakout on NZD/CAD

1 day ago | 12:42 PM | 24 May 2017

Decided to close out my NZD/CAD for both fundamental & technical reasons. Here's a quick review of thoughts and how the trade turned out!

Pip Surfer

Cowabunga System Daily Update: Another Day With 2 Trades?!

1 day ago | 12:41 PM | 24 May 2017

Another day with 2 trades?! But did it turn out any better today? Find out in today's Cowabunga Surf Report.


System Update: SMA Crossover Pullback (May 17-24, 2017)

2 days ago | 11:03 PM | 23 May 2017

It looks like the trends are resuming on the pairs I'm watching again, which could mean more winning signals for the SMA Crossover Pullback system from here.


Closed Early: Waiting for Momentum on GBP/AUD

2 days ago | 9:48 PM | 23 May 2017

I think it's about time I called it quits with this one as the pair seems to be eyeing further downside. Here's how it all turned out for my GBP/AUD long position.

Hucklekiwi Pip

Weekly Trading Prep (May 22 - 26, 2017)

3 days ago | 11:15 AM | 22 May 2017

Lots of potential market-movers on the docket this week, forex friends! Make sure you've prepared for the possible inflection points and catalysts before you put on any orders!


How Important is it When Correlations Disconnect?

3 months ago | 2:00 PM | 14 February 2017

Traders must consider global macro & forex stories influenced by data & politics. Seems daunting but there are signs to notice when correlations disconnect.