Morning Update – 11/07/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

July 11, 2017 by savi-admin Morning all.. Wall St had a quiet but steady session in the absence of any data and the S&P closed up 0.09% and NADAQ up 0.38%. The Nikkei was also stronger, up 0.55% as USDJPY held onto gains. Japanese and South Korean markets rose with volumes nearly a third below average, while Australia’s benchmark gave… View Article

European Close Market Briefing – 10/07/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

July 10, 2017 by savi-admin In European Equity Markets stocks closed higher on Monday, underpinned by financials and basic resources, as mergers and acquisitions rumbled on with some broker notes also prompting individual stock moves. The pan-European STOXX 600 was up 0.4 percent at its close, rising in concert with euro zone stocks and blue-chips. Strong gains in banks led by Bank… View Article

USD/YEN Update – 10/07/2017 (10:45am) – by Arjun Lakhanpal

July 10, 2017 by savi-admin USD/YEN Update – 10/07/2017 (10:45am) – With the push above the important 113.00/10 area (76.4% retracement), a closer test, if not break of the 114.37 May high now seems likely. Deeper short term targets enter at the 115.50/116.00 zone (March high/76.4% retracement)., before the 118.66 Dec high. Near term pullbacks should find support at 112.74/111.73… View Article

European Open Market Briefing – 10/07/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

July 10, 2017 by savi-admin In Asian Equity Markets Japan’s Nikkei index rose on Monday morning after Wall Street gained on Friday, while the dollar strengthened against the yen on the heels of U.S. jobs data that gave investors more confidence in the strength of the U.S. economy. The Nikkei gained 0.6 percent to 20,047.33 in midmorning trade. The broader Topix gained… View Article

Morning Update – 10/07/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

July 10, 2017 by savi-admin Morning all.. Wall St closed firmer after rather mixed data on Friday with the S&P up 0.64% and the NASDAQ up jut over 1% and some of this optimism has spilled into Asian markets. The Nikkei closing up 0.88% and HK up almost 1%. Chinese shares were lower even though producer prices showed robust demand… View Article

European Close Market Briefing – 07/07/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

July 9, 2017 by savi-admin In European Equity Markets stocks fell on Friday but eked out slight gains for the week as the market sought a floor following a sell-off sparked by expectations of tightening monetary conditions. The STOXX 600 index fell 0.2 percent but remained above the 11-week low hit in the previous session, when ECB minutes showed the euro… View Article

European Open Market Briefing – 07/07/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

July 7, 2017 by savi-admin In Asian Equity Markets Japan’s Nikkei index fell to a three-week low on Friday morning after global shares tumbled, but investors wasted no time trimming losses after the Bank Of Japan raised its purchases of government bonds in its market operations. The Nikkei fell 0.1 percent to 19,979.72 in midmorning trade, after falling to as low as… View Article

Morning Update – 07/07/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

July 7, 2017 by savi-admin Morning all.. Wall St closed lower as US and global bond yields rally with S&P down 0.94% and NASDAQ down 1%. This negative sentiment spilled into Asian markets with the Nikkei down 0.38% despite a rise in USDJPY and the BoJ increasing its bond purchases overnight. USDJPY was the biggest mover up 0.4%, with JPY… View Article

European Close Market Briefing – 06/07/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

July 6, 2017 by savi-admin In European Equity Markets stocks fell on Thursday to their lowest in 11 weeks after minutes from the ECB’S latest meeting showed the central bank had left the door open to scrapping its bond-buying pledge. The pan-European STOXX 600 ended the session 0.7 percent lower. Euro zone blue chips also hit an 11-week low, while Britain’s FTSE… View Article

USD/CAD Update – 06/07/2017 (11:00am) – by Arjun Lakhanpal

July 6, 2017 by savi-admin USD/CAD – 06/07/2017 (11:00am): Last week’s breakdown from the short term range lows and extension below the important 1.3165 support area maintain the overall downside risks and presents an important test at the next line of important support levels. We are now below the critcal 1.2969 support area which includes the February/October lows. A sustained break… View Article