February 28, 2020

Special Report: Why Investors should treat the Sell-off as an Opportunity

Special Report: Why Investors should treat the Sell-off as an Opportunity

What Pandemic? Safe Haven to Close the Week in Negative Territory What’s been interesting to observe this week is that while equity markets have been battered badly, and all the major global indices such as the Down Jones, the FTSE 100, the DAX, the Nikkei, the Hang Seng have experienced a drop more than 10%…

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February 27, 2020

Another Brutal Day for Equity Markets

Another Brutal Day for Equity Markets

The brutality continues for the equity markets and the European futures are trading sharply lower once again today. Everyone cannot think of anything but Coronavirus. In Italy, the coronavirus cases continue to escalate, 424 people are infected, and 12 individuals have died.  Investors are highly concerned about the impact of coronavirus on global growth. Obviously,…

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February 26, 2020

Technical Analysis: Crude Oil

Investors Focused On Crude Inventory data The crude oil price dropped after forming a double top and now the price has entered in a critical area of support. Watch this video to understand where those critical areas of support and resistance exist. Register Now Or Try Free Demo

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February 25, 2020

Technical Analysis: Dow Jones Index Dropped Over 1,000

The Dow index experienced its biggest daily one-day drop year-to-date yesterday. It fell below the 50-day SMA and also below the 100-day SMA. Watch this video to understand what is next for the price Register Now Or Try Free Demo

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February 25, 2020

Why The Sell-off Was Overreaction

Risk off is the name of the trade today. Investors are tensed due to the fear of a prolonged economic slowdown due to the outbreak of Coronavirus was anticipated. In reality, it was nothing more than the market participants overreacting to news of the virus spreading.  This slowdown was indeed expected, and If investors thought…

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February 24, 2020

Bitcoin, Gold and Crude Oil in the Limelight

Bitcoin, Gold and Crude Oil in the Limelight

In the same week that saw Bitcoin put through its paces by Naeem, the Euro Stoxx 600 reached new heights, and the People’s Bank of China acted for the people and Gold topped 1600 too. Leaving no analytical stone unturned, our Chief Market Analyst Naeem delivered daily need-to-know analysis in an easy to digest manner….

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February 24, 2020

European Markets Trade Lower

European Markets Trade Lower

The US and European futures are trading sharply lower. Basically, investors are starting the week on the back foot and no one is ready to take big risks. Traders are anxious about the global economic growth number for the first quarter and  are not sure if there is enough backing from central banks across the…

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February 21, 2020

European Futures Trade Lower

European futures are picking up their momentum from Wall Street where we experienced extensive sell-off. If the sell-off really picks up momentum, it could push the FTSE 100 index in a negative territory for this week. So far, the index is set to record a positive week. US stocks fell yesterday because investors were concerned…

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February 20, 2020

Crude Oil Analysis

How To Trade The Crude Oil Inventory Data? Crude oil price has entered in a resistance zone ahead of the crude inventory data. The forecast is for 3.3M while the previous reading was 7.5M. Watch this video to understand the importance of resistance and support zone Register Now Or Try Free Demo

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February 20, 2020

Investors Pay Attention To PBOC’s Commitment

PBOC Confirms Its Commitment To Spur Growth The People Bank of China sent another solid signal to investors to sway them that the bank is ready to support the economy through its monetary policies. The PBOC delivered on its promise and lowered its lending benchmark rate, the 1-year LPR was cut by 10 basis points…

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February 19, 2020

Gold Finally Above 1600, What Now?

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February 19, 2020

US Futures Trade Higher

Investors are pushing the US futures and European markets higher fueled by Chinese optimism. As we discussed yesterday, China is sending a strong signal to markets that Beijing is equipped to support the markets with whatever it takes. Apple’s revenue warning jolted the market’s yesterday. Investors questioned the resilience of the bull rally in equity…

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February 18, 2020

Markets Overreact To Apple’s Revenue Warning

Market sentiment has tumbled once again due to a fresh revenue warning from Apple. The Californian based company announced that it may not be able to meet its quarterly revenue due to the iPhone supply shortage and lower demand in China caused by the outbreak of Coronavirus. Apple makes most of its products in China,…

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February 17, 2020

There was a Bull, a Bear, Apple and Gold…

There was a Bull, a Bear, Apple and Gold…

And all were featured on our AvaTrade YouTube channel last week as we brought more analytical delights to the masses! Our Chief Market Analyst, Naeem Aslam, gave our traders lucrative insight to factor into their trading strategies; and Troy, a senior account manager at AvaTrade, helped our traders to get a tighter grip on analysis…

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February 17, 2020

Technical Analysis: Dollar Bullish Bets Drops

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February 17, 2020

Expect Low Liquidity In Markets As US Is Closed

We are expecting low liquidity in the markets as the US stocks are closed today for Presidents Day. This pattern of low liquidity is normal whenever the biggest market in the world is closed. Investors do not like to trade large sums when they aren’t sure in which direction the big players are moving. So…

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February 14, 2020

FX Special- Euro Falling Apart

When you look at the Euro/dollar chart, it does make you wonder what is behind the move? Is the Euro going to fall apart? Is the Euro-parity finally on the cards again? All those questions are valid, and as an investor or a trader, one should ask those questions, because the Euro-dollar has been in…

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February 13, 2020

Should You Buy Uber Now?

Uber stock was up nearly 10% yesterday in the after-market session as the company reported a number that surprised Wall Street analysts. Its stock fluctuated in the after-market session on the back of both good and bad news. Nonetheless, Uber’s stock is up more than 40% since November when it hit a low of $25.58…

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February 13, 2020

The VIX Index Plunged Over 9% Yesterday

Our chief analyst looks at the massive plunge in the volatility and he looks at possible entry and exit points Register Now Or Try Free Demo

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February 13, 2020

European Markets Feels The Virus Blow

Investors over in Europe are pessimistic today due to the spike in the Coronavirus infection and the rising death rate in China. A revised methodology for diagnosing the disease has been implemented which should address the initial erroneous testing techniques which led to an increase in the spread of the infection. The surge in the…

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