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Europe & Asian Markets Surging Post Brexit

Markets in Europe and Asia have shown strong gains largely for the same reasons as the U.S. markets. As I say, there is no point making any sense of it. All we can do is trade the levels and manage … Continue reading

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Keeping An Eye On Europe

Have to see what happens in Europe in the week ahead. BoE says there could be more rate cuts and QE to follow later in the year. Data dependent of course. FTSE daily tested resistance after the rate cut. See … Continue reading

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Index Charts Of Interest

These are some of the indices that I am looking at in the week ahead. Risk appetite returned on promises of more central bank intervention which seems to be all that has mattered for quite some time. No point trying … Continue reading

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A Few Charts Of Interest

I said on the weekend that it looks like the risk-on might be short lived. When U.S. markets come back from a long weekend the mood can be quite different to the lead-up. We are seeing more wash out start … Continue reading

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Monthly Index Charts

Just having a look at the monthly charts to see some key levels. FTSE is the most bullish in spite of all of the fear mongering about Brexit. U.S. markets are rallying on massive bank stock buybacks after the Fed … Continue reading

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Stop Hunt

When you get a big move in one direction it is often the case that you will get some rebound or retracement. This can often be extended due to stops being taken out on short positions. I believe that is … Continue reading

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Post Brexit Market Health Check

As I said before I went away, there was no point playing the will they wont they game. I don’t think I have ever seen a time when more people were surprised by an outcome of a vote. There was … Continue reading

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The Devil Is In The Detail

Just a quick mid-week post update. Everyone is focused on will they or won’t they. From what I understand the Brexit vote is not legally binding, meaning it can be vetoed in Parliament. From what I have been reading, the … Continue reading

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Cliffhanger – It’s All About The Levels & Nothing More

We had some increased volume due to the quad witch but that was about it. We ended the week with no clear idea of the way forward. The week ahead is likely to be very illiquid so it is not … Continue reading

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Weekly Market Charts

We have more doublespeak from the Fed ahead this week. The markets now seem to be reacting to what Yellen does not say, as much as what she does say. ¬†I expect her to be leaning towards dovish guidance (by … Continue reading

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