Tag Archives: USDX

5 Things to Remember When Trading the NFP

Planning on trading the NFP release this week? Here are five things you should take note of. Read more

U.S. Labor Market All Warmed Up?

After a few months of bleak labor conditions, the U.S. jobs market saw a bit of warmth in February as the NFP figure came in stronger than expected. What does this mean for the economy and the dollar? 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

What the Heck is Happening to the U.S. Labor Market?!

Surprise, surprise! The U.S. economy churned out another disappointing jobs figure for the first month of the year, following December’s dismal employment report. What in the world is going on?! 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

Asian Session Recap – January 24, 2014

It’s the last day of the week to grab some pips, fellas! Take a look at what’s driving price action so far and figure out why lower-yielding currencies are rallying. Read more

U.S. Session Recap – January 20, 2014

It’s the start of a brand new trading week, fellas! Take a look at what drove price action recently and what you should watch out for in the upcoming session. Read more

December NFP Shocker: A Quick Breakdown

Surprise, surprise! The U.S. economy printed a very dismal NFP figure but the jobless rate ticked closer to the Fed’s target. What does this mean for Fed policy and the U.S. dollar? Read more

Asian Session Recap – January 10, 2014

It’s NFP Friday, fellas! What other blockbusters should you watch out for in today’s trading sessions? Read more