Monthly Archives: March 2018

Forex News Trading: Trades for week of April 1 – 6, 2018

March ended the way it started, with a bad mover. The CAD GDP yesterday came out at -.2 and spiked 45 pips, but I had buy/sellPips set at 18 and was slipped 21 to 25 pips on all 4 stations. … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trade for Thursday, March 29, 2018

8:30 AM EDT CAD GDP USD/CAD In December we saw -.2 with a 71 pip move in the first minute. Well, I forgot about this and missed it. The deviation of .2 was very large for a GDP release and … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trades for week of March 25 – 30, 2018

Before looking at next week lets take a look at a couple trades from last week. We had a lot of them, but the last two were notable. On Thursday the UK Official Bank Rate came out with a deviation … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trade for Friday, March 23, 2018

8:30 AM EDT CAD CPI USD/CAD In December we saw -.2 with a 15 pip spike. There was a lot of data but the CPI and Retail Sales came out in the same direction which was fortunate. The spike was … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trades for Thursday, March 22, 2018

5:30 AM EDT UK Retail Sales GBP/USD In December this came out at .7 but I don’t have any notes on it. Was on a cruise in January so I have no notes for that one either. In February we … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trades for Wednesday, March 21, 2018

2:00 PM EDT US Federal Funds Rate EUR/USD or USD/JPY The Fed has been talking about 3 rate increases in 2018 for awhile now. It is expected the first will happen tomorrow with a rate increase from 1.50% to 1.75%. … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trade for Tuesday, March 20, 2018

5:30 AM EDT UK CPI y/y GBP/USD In December it came out at .1 with a 19 pip spike. It moved up 19 pips and then retraced half of that in the first minute. Over the next 5 minutes it … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trades for week of March 18 – 23, 2018

This past week we only had 1 trade, the US CPI, which came out at 0 and didn’t do anything. NOTE: Europe and the UK don’t set the clocks forward till the following week so the trades for those countries … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trade for Tuesday, March 13, 2018

8:30 AM EDT US Core CPI EUR/USD or USD/JPY In December we saw -.1 and 0 with a 15 pip spike. The spike took a couple seconds to happen. Initially it spiked 15, paused for a couple seconds, then pushed … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trades for March 11 – 16, 2018

Last week was sure a dud. With 5 trades it seemed we would get at least one decent mover, but that isn’t how it played out. Of course the interest rate trades rarely hit so no surprise there. But the … Continue reading

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