|Will Dollar Power Last?
Everyone says that President Trump’s trade war is bad for the US economy but so far, the decline in US stocks is limited, yields are high, data is good and the dollar is strong. In ... (Read more)Kathy LienMon, 16 Jul 2018 12:00 am
|Are Currencies at the Cusp of a Turn?
The US dollar traded lower against all of the major currencies in the first few days of the third quarter. While it may be tempting to call this a peak, it is too early for all the bulls to ret... (Read more)Kathy LienMon, 09 Jul 2018 12:00 am
|Gold and Oil Markets Report – 9 July 2018
Gold prices recovered in mild sentiment last week. Strong job data on Friday might lift the market higher in coming week and offset trade worries. Technically, we foresee the trend is prone to reco... (Read more)DAR WongMon, 09 Jul 2018 12:00 am
|Stronger U.S. Payrolls Offset Trade Worries
Fundamental Outlook The U.S. manufacturing and services indexes improve in both sectors. Payrolls increase and lifts stock market. China maintains in growth track as reported by Ca... (Read more)DAR WongMon, 09 Jul 2018 12:00 am
|Will the Dollar Hit New Highs or Turn Lower in Q3?
The second quarter is officially over and the US dollar was singlehandedly the best performing currency. Between April and June, the greenback saw its value grow more than 5% against ster... (Read more)Kathy LienMon, 02 Jul 2018 12:00 am
|Gold and Oil Markets Report – 2 July 2018
Gold prices have been falling for past 2 weeks after President Trump declared trade war against China and European countries. This week, we reckon the trend will recover due to short-covering in ma... (Read more)DAR WongMon, 02 Jul 2018 12:00 am
|American New Home Sales Firms Up
Fundamental Outlook The U.S. GDP grows at slower pace while jobless claims rises. Japan climbs in housing starts amid consumer prices improve. As largest economy in Eurozone, Germa... (Read more)DAR WongMon, 02 Jul 2018 12:00 am
|Has the US Dollar Peaked?
For the past 2 months, the US dollar has been on a tear. However, despite hitting multi-month highs against sterling, the Australian, New Zealand and Canadian dollars, at the end of last week, the ... (Read more)Kathy LienMon, 25 Jun 2018 12:00 am
|Gold and Oil Markets Report – 25 June 2018
Gold prices bounced off USD1260 /oz last week and exhibited support at this area. Some recovery is expected this week while the movement will be contained from USD1260 – USD1290 /oz range. Ta... (Read more)DAR WongMon, 25 Jun 2018 12:00 am
|Trade War Tension may Trigger Recession
Fundamental Outlook The U.S. –China trade tension may spread to Europe after Trump administration threatened to raise import tariff on European goods. Bank of England holds m... (Read more)DAR WongMon, 25 Jun 2018 12:00 am