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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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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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Markets Searching For Direction






Europe, Asia and Australian markets are all in search of clear direction. What we have at the moment is a lot of uncertainty in the global economic picture which is in opposition to what we are being told by the … Continue reading

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