Tag Archives: Fed

Forex Snapshot: Major Central Bank Policies and Biases

Now that the dust has settled on the Fed’s decision, it’s time to take a snapshot of the latest policy decisions and biases of the major central banks. Check it! Read more

5 Takeaways from the FOMC Statement

Fed head Yellen sure rocked the forex markets in the FOMC statement this week. Just take a look at the Greenback bringing sexy back! Read more

Break and Retest Play on USD/JPY

I don’t always see technical setups as good as this, but when I do, I take it! Here’s what I found on USD/JPY’s 4-hour chart. Read more

Roundup: Central Banker Speeches

Before you trade the much-awaited NFP report, let’s have a quick roundup of what the central bankers have been saying so far this week. Read more

5 Events Could Cause Volatility Spikes Tomorrow

Who needs the NFP Friday when you have FIVE major reports coming up? Here are the economic events that you should watch out for tomorrow. Read more

Prepare For This Week’s Central Bank Events!

We have a lot of tier 1 events scheduled this week and at least FOUR of them are central bank-related! Here’s what you can expect from the RBA, BOJ, BOE, and the Fed! Read more

Should You Be Worried About U.S. Retail Sales?

Heads up! The U.S. economy printed a dismal retail sales report, which wasn’t so much of a surprise given the slack in the labor market. What does this mean for the U.S. dollar? Read more

5 Takeaways from Yellen’s First Testimony in Congress

Is Janet Yellen set to shake things up in the Fed? Let’s break down her latest testimony in Congress to look for some clues. Read more

January NFP: Make or Break for the Dollar?

Time sure flies fast when you’re catching pips, doesn’t it? Before you know it, it’s time for the U.S. non-farm payrolls release again! What should we expect from this report? Read more

Update: USD/JPY Resistance at 103.00?

Lesson learned on picking a perfect entry! Here’s how waiting for a few pips got me an opportunity cost of at least 100 pips. Read more