Monthly Archives: May 2017

Forex News Trading: Trade for Friday, June 2, 2017

8:30 AM EDT US Non-Farm Employment Change USD/JPY In March we saw 35 and 0 with no movement at all. Another strange NFP. Two days earlier ADP came out with 298,000 total jobs which was over 100k more than the … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trade for Wednesday, May 31, 2017

8:30 AM EDT CAD GDP USD/CAD In February we saw 0 and -.6 with a 16 pip spike. The row 2 data caused the spike. It retraced immediately. In March we saw .3 with a 22 pip spike. It spiked … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trades for week of May 28 – June 2, 2017

There are 2 trades that look worth trading this week. Wed 8:30 AM – CAD GDP Fri 8:30 AM – US Non-Farm Employment Change The US trade is being closely watched since the FED said they would like to see … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trade for Wednesday, May 24, 2017

10:00 AM EDT CAD Overnight Rate USD/CAD It looks like they have things on hold for the time being, waiting to see the outcome of the OPEC meeting tomorrow at which it will be decided whether or not to extent … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trades for week of May 21 – 26, 2017

Last week was relatively quiet as far as trades go. I did notice on the AUD Employment trade, the EUR/AUD moved much better than the AUD/USD. I will be looking for other pairs besides the USD on non-US trades coming … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trade for Friday, May 19, 2017

8:30 AM EDT CAD CPI USD/CAD or EUR/CAD In February we saw .6 with a 46 pip spike. The deviation was astronomical on this. The spike was pretty good for this size deviation and follow through was expected but it … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trade for Wednesday, May 17, 2017

9:30 PM EDT AUD Employment Change AUD/USD In February we saw 3.2 and -.1 with a 25 pip spike. In March we saw -22.4 and -.2 with a 14 pip spike. The spike was extremely small for a good (but … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trade for Tuesday, May 16, 2017

4:30 AM EDT UK CPI y/y GBP/USD In February we saw -.1 with a 25 pip spike. Nice move for a small deviation. With little retracement it pushed to over 50 pips in 9 minutes. In March we saw .2 … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trades for week of May 14 – 19, 2017

Things are slowly progressing along after the STPro went away. I am testing out another Fundamental-related service to see how it plays into how we trade with the Straddle. After 1 day, which could hardly be considered a good sample … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trade for Friday, May 12, 2017

8:30 AM EDT US Core CPI USD/JPY In February we saw .1 and .3 with a 25 pip spike. This was a huge deviation on the CPI but only fair on the Core CPI which has the greater impact. It … Continue reading

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