Monthly Archives: September 2017

Forex News Trading: Trades for week of October 1 – 6, 2017

Not much to talk about from last week. I got into both trades, making a few pips on the first one and losing a few on the second one. The US GDP was revised to show the US is on … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trade for Friday, September 29, 2017

8:30 AM EDT CAD GDP USD/CAD In June the GDP came out at 0 with no movement. In July we saw .4 with a 13 pip spike. I traded the EUR/CAD on this. The spike took in my sell and … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trade for Wednesday, September 27, 2017

4:00 PM EDT NZD Official Cash Rate NZD/USD It appears the RBNZ has been neutral to dovish in their rhetoric, and recent data suggest the New Zealand economy is cooling off a bit. The market is pricing in very little … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trades for week of September 24 – 29, 2017

Last week the only news trade that moved was the CAD CPI which spiked an enormous 64 pips. The slippage on my brokers was pretty bad, but still made a few bucks on it. The upcoming week, being the last … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trade for Friday, September 22, 2017

Almost forgot about this. 8:30 AM EDT CAD CPI USD/CAD In June we saw -.1 with a 35 pip spike. Well this was a pleasant surprise. With only a small -.1 deviation, the USD/CAD spiked up 35 pips and kept … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trades for Wednesday, September 20, 2017

2:00 PM EDT US Federal Funds Rate USD/JPY The Fed is evidently happy with a slowly weakening US Dollar so a rate change or even suggestions of significant balance sheet changes seem unlikely at this time. You can hold on … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trades for week of September 17 – 22, 2017

Well last week was another good one in terms of news trading and the swing trade. On the swing trade front it has retraced about 100 pips against us so I went ahead and closed mine out for 100 and … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trades for Thursday, September 14, 2017

Note: The last swing trade call I made is now up 100+ pips so I have moved the stop to zero. For tomorrow: 7:00 AM EDT UK Official Bank Rate GBP/USD The BoE has been relatively hawkish regarding their monetary … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trade for Wednesday, September 13, 2017

9:30 PM EDT AUD Employment Change AUD/USD In June we saw 32.2 and -.2 with a 20 pip spike. The spike wasn’t huge but it kept pushing hard up to about 40 pips in 2 minutes. I recommended a sell … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trade for Tuesday, September 12, 2017

If you subscribed you should have gotten another swing trade call yesterday in the email. If you didn’t, please let me know. 4:30 AM EDT UK CPI y/y GBP/USD In June we saw .2 with a 3 pip spike. The … Continue reading

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