Forex Fundamental Analysis and News

Forex Fundamental Analysis and News attempts to gauge the overall state of the economy, by evaluating factors such as interest rates, production, earnings, and investor confidence. Forex Fundamental Analysis and News attempts to determine the real value of a currency based on the condition of the factors underlying the respective economy.

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Morning Briefing: Monday 22, September 2014

Precious metals suffer from dollar’s strength

Asian bourses are losing steam just like Wall Street on Friday which closed mostly flat, the Nikkei lost 0.76% over the trading session.

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Calendar

Economic Calendar: Monday 22 September 2014

Last updated 14 days ago at 8:00pm

  • Switzerland

    M3 - Annual Growth

    Low Impact
    Previous: 3.5%Forecast: -Actual: -
  • United States

    Chicago Fed National Activity Index

    Medium Impact
    Previous: 0.39Forecast: -Actual: -

    The Chicago Fed National Activity Index, published by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, is a monthly gauge of overall economic activity and business conditions.

  • Euro Zone

    Consumer Confidence Index

    Medium Impact
    Previous: -10Forecast: -Actual: -

    This survey shows how consumers feel about business conditions, their spending and their employment conditions. Rising consumer confidence, points at more spending by consumers and at improved business conditions. A slowing consumer confidence figure on the other hand indicates lower spending and decreased business activity.

  • United States

    Existing Home Sales M/M

    Medium Impact
    Previous: 2.4%Forecast: -Actual: -

    It is a monthly measure of the sales of previously owned single-family houses. It is a good indicator of housing market conditions and can be an important indicator of overall conditions in the economy as sellers usually use capital gains on consumption which stimulate the economy.

  • United States

    Existing Home Sales

    Medium Impact
    Previous: 5.15MlnForecast: -Actual: -
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Forecast

Weekly Forecast: 14 May 2014

Yen slips as investors take on risk

Emman Xuereb

Global equity markets rallied at the start of the week dampening demand for safe-haven assets. The yen slipped for the third consecutive day on Tuesday versus the dollar on signs that tensions between Russia and Ukraine were abating.

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