Naeem Aslam
Naeem Aslam
November 26, 2020

European Stocks Extend Their Rally

European Stocks Extend Their Rally

European stocks are set to extend the global stock market rally while we experience more weakness in the mighty dollar, which has made a new two year low. The weakness in the dollar index has brought some life for the gold prices, which are off their lows and now trading above the 1810 price level….

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November 25, 2020

Stocks Continue Their Rally

Stocks Continue Their Rally

The global stock market is on track to post the best month as the Dow Jones Industrial Average not only crossed the 30K level for the first time, but the stock index also closed above those levels as well. The entire move is very much led by the optimism that there will be a smooth…

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November 24, 2020

Stock Futures Trade Sharply Higher, Ripple’s XRP Surging Again

Stock Futures Trade Sharply Higher, Ripple’s XRP Surging Again

President Trump has finally called his agencies and told them to cooperate as the General Services Administration acknowledged President-elect Joe Biden, winner of the presidential election. This news has powered up the risk-on rally as it has mitigated further risk for the stock markets. A formal process of transition of power has started now, and…

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November 23, 2020

Tesla to join the S&P 500

Tesla to join the S&P 500

Register Now Try Free Demo Tesla joining the S&P 500 was just one of multiple superbly interesting events in the Markets last week. Our Chief Market Analyst Naeem Aslam, armed with his highly tuned analytical skills, delved deeply into the volatile undercurrents of the Markets and shared his findings with our Trading Community via AvaTradeTV,…

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November 23, 2020

Stocks Trade Higher, Bitcoin Trades Above $18K

Stocks Trade Higher, Bitcoin Trades Above $18K

Investors are feeling optimistic today and believe that the potential coronavirus vaccine can end the pandemic. Pfizer and Moderna have both produced their phase-three trial results, and have applied for the emergency use of their vaccine. The hope is that we will soon see the coronavirus vaccine available across the world. However, the global economy’s…

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November 20, 2020

Stocks Futures Fall, Biden Not Going To Shut Economy

Stocks Futures Fall, Biden Not Going To Shut Economy

President-elect, Joe Biden has made it clear that he will not shut down the country because of the surge in coronavirus. The news is a further confirmation of his previous stance, and this has made traders favour riskier assets today. However, there are some concerns among investors as differences have started to grow between the…

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November 19, 2020

Stock Futures Flat, U.K. Close To Sign Another Trade Deal

Stock Futures Flat, U.K. Close To Sign Another Trade Deal

European and U.S. futures are trading almost flat as news of new restrictive measures to control the coronavirus has overshadowed the vaccine’s progress. For traders, this near-term risk is greater than the potential vaccine, and it is going to leave a deeper scar on the global economy. This means that economic activity is going to…

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November 18, 2020

European Futures Trade Lower, Bitcoin Makes New High

European Futures Trade Lower, Bitcoin Makes New High

European futures continue to trade lower as investors are busy taking some profit off the table. Sector rotation is still the key theme, and there is plenty of evidence that fresh money is coming into Stock ETFs. For most investors, it is about the long-term play now, especially now that the potential vaccine will get…

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November 17, 2020

Stock Markets Pause Rally, Vaccine Hope Fuels Optimism

Stock Markets Pause Rally, Vaccine Hope Fuels Optimism

Moderna announced the results of its coronavirus vaccine yesterday with a much higher efficacy rate than Pfizer. This wasn’t the only reason that we have seen the ‘risk-on’ trade coming back. Traders are pleased to know that there will be fewer challenges in terms of logistics, meaning it doesn’t have to be transported at freezing…

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November 16, 2020

Presidential antics in the US & Bitcoin The Bull

Presidential antics in the US & Bitcoin The Bull

Register Now Try Free Demo Any election is bound to stir up the Markets, but when you throw a renowned name like Trump in the ring, along with Biden, it was always destined to create potential trading opportunities! And Bitcoin was fiercely charging like a bull to a red flag, but how long will this…

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November 16, 2020

Stock Futures Trade Higher, Boris In Quarantine

Stock Futures Trade Higher, Boris In Quarantine

European and U.S. futures are climbing higher as traders are cheering the news that there is sufficient opposition for another national lockdown in the U.S. President-elect Joe Biden’s advisors oppose the idea of a second national lockdown despite the increase in the coronavirus cases. The coronavirus situation over in the U.S. has deteriorated significantly, and…

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November 12, 2020

Stock Market Breadth Losses Its Momentum

Stock Market Breadth Losses Its Momentum

Traders have growing concerns about the surge in the coronavirus cases in the U.S. This has shifted the focus among investors towards the work from home stocks, and this means airlines, hospitality and tourism have started to slump once again. There is no doubt that there is optimism about the upcoming coronavirus vaccine, but in…

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November 11, 2020

Stock Futures Higher; Alibaba Smashed Previous Record

Stock Futures Higher; Alibaba Smashed Previous Record

The U.S. and European futures are trading higher again today as investors are picking up the momentum where they left off yesterday. There is still a lot of hope about the potential vaccine by Pfizer, and sector rotation continues. Investors are selling their positions in tech stocks and buying more broader stock market shares, which…

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November 10, 2020

Stock Futures Trade Lower – Coronavirus news

Stock Futures Trade Lower – Coronavirus  news

Register Now Try Free Demo U.S. and European stock futures are trading lower today after a stunning rally yesterday. There is no doubt that we could easily see several episodes of this in the coming days and weeks. Yesterday’s stock market rally reminded us of the time when the global stock market reacted to the…

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November 9, 2020

As the US Election Went Down to the Wire….

As the US Election Went Down to the Wire….

Register Now Try Free Demo So did our Chief Market Analyst, Naeem Aslam, who left no stone unturned to understand the impact of the mighty US Elections for trading opportunity across the board. Here is how it all panned out during the week. US Elections and Coronavirus in focus. How could the US Elections impact…

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November 9, 2020

Stock Futures Like President-Elect Joe Biden

Stock Futures Like President-Elect Joe Biden

Register Now Try Free Demo Looking at the U.S. and European futures, one thing is pretty clear, and that is that traders are very pleased with the president-elect, Joe Biden. For them, this means less uncertainty, less turmoil in terms of foreign relations, and reversal of some futile policies which were set by the Trump…

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November 6, 2020

Stock Futures Retreat But Steady To Post Best Week

Stock Futures Retreat But Steady To Post Best Week

Register Now Try Free Demo Joe Biden is chipping away at Trump’s early lead in the most crucial swing states, and he has strengthened his hold to become the President of the United States of America. Joe Biden potentially needs just one more seat to push Donald Trump from his seat. On the other hand,…

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November 5, 2020

BOE Decision, Biden’s Victory, Fed Meeting

BOE Decision, Biden’s Victory,  Fed Meeting

Register Now Try Free Demo Sterling has pared its losses after the BOE left the interest rate unchanged. Traders were expecting the bank to leave the interest rate unchanged.  The BOE has acknowledged the weakness in consumer confidence and spending, and to restore this, the bank has increased its asset purchase programme. The Bank of…

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November 4, 2020

Historic Night And The Path To Victory U.S. election

Historic Night And The Path To Victory U.S. election

Register Now Try Free Demo It has been a night that will go into the history books. Traders spent the night in front of their computer screens, hoping that they would get the final results of the U.S. presidential elections. Although there is no final victory declared, and it may take some days before we…

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