February 2017

Option expiries for today’s 10:00 ET NY cut

EUR/USD 1.0490-1.0501 (EUR 1,442 M) 1.0520-1.0525 (EUR 710 M) 1.0550 (EUR 1,513 M) 1.0575 (EUR 970 M) 1.0585-1.0600 (EUR 403 M) 1.0650-1.0655 (EUR 419 M) 1.0665-1.0675 (EUR 251 M) 1.0700-1.0715 (EUR 1,449 M) GBP/USD 1.2450-1.2461 (GBP 352 M) 1.2500... [...]

US trade balance deficit widened in January

The international trade deficit was $69.2 billion in January, up $4.9 billion from $64.4 billion in December. Exports of goods for January were $126.2 billion, $0.4 billion less than December exports. Imports of goods for January were $195.4 billion... [...]

US wholesale inventories improved in January

Wholesale inventories for January, adjusted for seasonal variations but not for price changes, were estimated at an end-of-month level of $599.9 billion, down 0.1 percent from December 2016, and were up 2.2 percent from January 2016. The November 20... [...]

US Q4 preliminary GDP rose less than expected

Real gross domestic product (GDP) increased at an annual rate of 1.9 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016, according to the "second" estimate released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. In the third quarter, real GDP increased 3.5 percent. The inc... [...]

Daily analysis of Gold for February 28, 2017

OverviewGold keeps fluctuating at the critical support at 1,249.94. Notice that stochastic approaches from confirming the positive overlap on the 4H time frame, to support the continuation of the bullish trend expectations for today. That depends on t... [...]

Daily analysis of Silver for February 28, 2017

OverviewSilver price has not shown any strong move since morning. It keeps fluctuating near 18.30 level. Therefore, there is no change on our overall bullish expectations, which depend on the stability above the mentioned level and above 18.10, suppor... [...]