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  • Where Have All The Aussie Traders Gone?
    Thu, Mar. 27 FXA, UUP, UDN 1 Comment

    Summary

    • Australian dollar shorts have sent the market higher.
    • Economy has had a respectable growth rate as recent exports have set a record.
    • LNG exporters getting ready to tap Australia's vast natural gas supplies.
  • What If The Ukrainian Crisis Gets Worse?
    Sun, Mar. 23 FXE, UUP, UDN 8 Comments

    Summary

    • What will happen to the Ukraine's $2B energy Bill?
    • Are there to be additional G 7 sanctions against Russia?
    • Does Russia have external debt which exceeds $600B?
    • Is the EU recovery at risk?
  • Will Better U.S. Current Account Balances Become A Mega Trend?
    Thu, Mar. 20 UUP, UDN, FXB Comment!

    Summary

    • US current accounts balance at 14 year low.
    • This is partially due to decreased imports of energy and exports of energy products.
    • With increased US production will this become a mega trend?
  • Fear Of Ukraine Crisis Becomes The Forex Driver
    Fri, Mar. 14 FXE, FXY, CYB 7 Comments

    Summary

    • Trading markets during the time of a global political crisis requires very careful analysis.
    • Near term emotion may over rule longer term outlook.
    • How this might affect the future value of the Japanese yen.
  • Poor Chinese News Weighs On The Australian Dollar
    Wed, Mar. 12 UUP, FXA, UDN 1 Comment

    Summary

    • Recent Chinese economic news has been surprisingly slow.
    • This economic weakness will spread if the troubles continue. Some thoughts about how markets might perform should the weakness continue.
    • Why there may be reasons to favor the long side of the Canadian Dollar.
  • My Euro Is Worth More Than Your Ruble
    Fri, Feb. 28 FXE, EUO, RSX Comment!
  • Will The Loonie Bears Get Their Payoff?
    Wed, Feb. 26 FXC, UUP, UDN 1 Comment
  • Time To Sell The Yen
    Fri, Feb. 21 FXY, YCS, JYN 6 Comments
  • Time For An Aussie Rally?
    Wed, Feb. 5 UUP, FXA, UDN Comment!
  • What's Next For The Euro?
    Fri, Jan. 31 CCX, DBV, DRR 2 Comments
  • Will The Fed Or The ECB Flinch First?
    Wed, Jan. 29 FXE, UUP, EUO 2 Comments
  • So The Yen Remains A Safe Haven: Really?
    Fri, Jan. 24 FXE, UUP, FXY 17 Comments
  • Has The Loonie Sell Off Gone Far Enough?
    Fri, Jan. 17 FXE, UUP, EUO 18 Comments
  • How Do You Trade The Australian Dollar / Japanese Yen?
    Thu, Jan. 16 UUP, FXY, FXA Comment!
  • How Do You Trade The Australian Dollar / Japanese Yen?
    Thu, Jan. 16 UUP, FXY, FXA Comment!
  • Data Flow Begins In Earnest: NFP Is Week's Finale
    Mon, Jan. 6 UUP, UDN, FXE Comment!
  • Markets Pause After Holidays And Year-End Excesses
    Fri, Jan. 3 UUP, UDN, FXE Comment!
  • Central Bankers Buy The Loonie - Speculators Sell
    Dec. 31, 2013 UUP, UDN, FXC 1 Comment
  • Good U.S. Economic News Continues
    Dec. 27, 2013 UUP, FXY, FXA 2 Comments
  • Anticipating The Musings From The FOMC
    Dec. 18, 2013 FXE, UUP, EUO 2 Comments
  • Will The Abenomic Success Continue?
    Dec. 2, 2013 FXY, YCS, JYN 9 Comments
  • Australian Dollar Due For A Sell-Off (Part 2)
    Nov. 15, 2013 FXA, EWA, AUD 1 Comment
  • Can We Still Buy The Pound And Sell The Euro?
    Nov. 6, 2013 FXE, EUO, FXB 1 Comment
  • A Look Beyond The Trick Or Treat FX
    Nov. 4, 2013 FXE, UUP, EUO Comment!
  • Trading Places: Forex Razor Week Review And Preview
    Oct. 28, 2013 UUP, UDN, FXE Comment!
  • U.S. Policy Failures Weaken Dollar: Buy Pound Sterling?
    Oct. 24, 2013 UUP, UDN, FXB Comment!
  • U.S. Debt Soars To New Record
    Oct. 21, 2013 FXE, UUP, UDN 5 Comments
  • Japan's Campaign To Eliminate Deflation Begins
    Oct. 18, 2013 FXY, UUP, UDN 2 Comments
  • What's Next? Settlement Or Default?
    Oct. 16, 2013 UUP, UDN, FXE 3 Comments
  • The British Pound Has Many Facets
    Oct. 13, 2013 FXB Comment!
  • Shutdown Settlement Rumors Rally Markets As Yen Falters
    Oct. 11, 2013 FXY, UUP, UDN 1 Comment
  • Why The Loonie Fails To Fall
    Oct. 9, 2013 FXC, UUP, UDN 3 Comments