October 20, 2020

Brexit talks loomed. What does it mean?

Brexit talks loomed. What does it mean?

The familiar topic of Brexit cropped up in trading circles once again as the UK opened talks with mainland Europe. Throw Coronavirus into the mix, and there is no doubt that volatility could well be on the cards. Volatility can mean opportunity generally. And our Chief Market Analyst looked at where it could lie. US…

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October 15, 2020

Stock Futures Slip Further

Stock Futures Slip Further

Stock Market Today The U.S. Treasury Secretary, Steven Mnuchin downplayed the prospects of having a stimulus before the U.S. election. This has made investors wary because coronavirus cases are increasing and the reality is that we may not see a coronavirus vaccine for the public until the first quarter of next year. This makes it…

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October 12, 2020

Highs and Lows, Opportunity Loomed

Highs and Lows, Opportunity Loomed

When there are ups and downs, traders unleash the analytical side to try and capture the opportunities in the Markets. Our Chief Market Analyst looked at the Markets and their movements and shared his expert opinion on what could be on the cards for traders. He began by taking a look at which way the…

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October 5, 2020

What was next for Oil prices?

What was next for Oil prices?

Not just Oil, but Gold too. Everybody wanted to know the answer to this, and thus our Chief Market Analyst jumped back in the Analytical Ring, gloves off, as he does every week, to share his thoughts at AvaTradeTV. So, what was possibly next for Oil prices? Same question, but this time for Gold. Were…

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September 30, 2020

A Week of Movement

A Week of Movement

Understanding market move is vital in order to reach calculated trading decisions and good risk management. Our Chief Market Analyst probed, questioned and analysed the significant movements of the week as always via AvaTradeTV. Which way was Bitcoin moving? A heavy sell off for the Market. What was causing the movement in this direction? The…

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September 22, 2020

Golden Bulls

Golden Bulls

Gold was firmly under the radar of our Chief Market Analyst Naeem Aslam last week, as Gold trading is a universally firm favourite with our global trading community. The AvaTrade community gathered via YouTube to keep up all the need to know insight below. Which way was Gold moving? Vital question. Did the Gold price,…

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September 15, 2020

Stock Futures Move Higher, Investors Eye FOMC

Stock Futures Move Higher, Investors Eye FOMC

Traders are practising caution today, as they aren’t ready to bet big ahead of a major event that begins today, the FOMC minutes, with the decision unfolding tomorrow. It is widely expected that the Fed will strike a dovish tone that could be positive for the U.S. stocks, but it could bring more weakness for…

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September 14, 2020

Vaccine Trail Back On Track, What About Stocks?

Vaccine Trail Back On Track, What About Stocks?

European markets and U.S. futures are trading higher as investors are feeling optimistic about the coronavirus vaccine news. Last week, there was a lot of pessimism about the Covid-19 vaccine after one person who was involved in the trial process became seriously ill. AstraZeneca’s CEO assured the world that he still has hopes that the…

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September 9, 2020

A Golden week for the Markets

A Golden week for the Markets

Last week our Chief Market Analyst examined the significant events in the Markets to syphon out the need to know for our Trading Community. He began with Gold, a well-respected name in the trading world. He questioned what was ahead for the Gold price itself? What was ahead for the Gold price itself? Last week…

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September 1, 2020

Stock Splits: Apple and Tesla

Stock Splits: Apple and Tesla

After a gigantic stock rally, both Apple and Tesla stocks surged yesterday after their stock splits. Investors believe that Tesla stock still has more upside despite its gain of over 1,000 percent in 52 weeks. Retail investors trust that when Tesla’s stock joins the S&P 500 index, it will become part of more significant portfolios…

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August 31, 2020

Stock Futures Open Higher

Stock Futures Open Higher

U.S. futures are trading higher as traders are still feeling comfortable in holding riskier assets. Asian stocks have also started the week on a positive note, but there are some concerns about Abenomics’ future. Japan’s Abe resigned last week due to his health, and investors wonder what the country’s new monetary policy will look like….

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August 24, 2020

The S&P 500, Gold and The Dax

The S&P 500, Gold and The Dax

The spotlight of analysis is shone daily across the board at AvaTradeTV to highlight, uncover and unearth potential opportunities for our traders. The daily delights of last week included Indices, Gold and the FOMC Meeting, to name a few. The DAX performance For starters, The DAX performance was measured. S&P 500. record high Next was…

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August 21, 2020

US Stock Futures Up, Ignorance or Optimism?

US Stock Futures Up, Ignorance or Optimism?

European and U.S. futures are climbing higher today as the coronavirus stock market rally is still very much supported by tech stocks. Investors have ignored the dismal U.S. Unemployment Claims number, which moved higher once again yesterday. Investors are too keen to buy technology and software related stocks and especially those stocks that are addressing the…

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August 20, 2020

U.S. Futures Trade Lower, Dollar Moves Higher

U.S. Futures Trade Lower, Dollar Moves Higher

European and U.S. futures are trading lower today, as investors are anxious about lofty valuations. Traders are also concerned about the Federal Reserve’s cautionary note about the U.S. economy. The fact that the Fed isn’t confident about the U.S. economic recovery has put traders off.  The Fed has made it clear that the path of…

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August 19, 2020

Uneven Stock Market Rally Continues

Uneven Stock Market Rally Continues

European markets and U.S. futures are trading higher today, as the S&P 500 index finally reached its all-time and confirmed that the index has what it takes to continue its upward journey. There is no doubt that the tech sector leads this coronavirus stock market rally. The fiscal and monetary policy aid has also played…

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August 17, 2020

Was Gold off the scale?

Was Gold off the scale?

That was just one of many trading thoughts covered last week at AvaTradeTV, where our Chief Market Analyst Naeem Aslam delivers the savvy and shrewd analysis to our Trading Community, and the wider media itself. Avatrade Chief Market Analysts thoughts Bloomberg wanted to know our Chief Market Analysts thoughts. See what he had to say…

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August 17, 2020

Special Report: Buffet Buys Gold Mining Stock

Special Report: Buffet Buys Gold Mining Stock

On August 14th, we had a 13F filing update in the U.S., which gives more insight about the smart money and how it is deploying its capital. Investors are always keen to know and relate this information to their trading strategy. For retail traders, this information can be seen as confirmation of whether their investment…

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August 17, 2020

Dow Jones Futures Up, US-China Tension In Focus

Dow Jones Futures Up, US-China Tension In Focus

The Dow Jones Industrial Average futures are trading higher, while investors are keeping a close eye on the U.S.-China tensions. The six-month trade review (between the U.S. and China) was slated for the weekend, but it didn’t happen. Russia is looking to begin its coronavirus vaccine trial in Saudi Arabia, and the U.A.E. and speculators…

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August 14, 2020

Gold Price Set To Record its First Weekly Loss

Gold Price Set To Record its First Weekly Loss

Gold prices have shaken many investors this week as the precious metal price fell from its record high of $2,075 to $1,863. The sell-off in the gold price has made many investors reconsider their stance towards gold.  The gold price is on track to record its first weekly decline since June, and investors are asking…

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August 13, 2020

Traders Await US Economic Data

Traders Await US Economic Data

The Dow Jones Industrial Average futures are trading lower ahead of the U.S. initial jobless claims data. Investors are cautious after the S&P 500 index closed near its record high. The Dow Jones index is also getting close to its record high. Having said that, stock traders are optimistic about the plateauing of coronavirus infections…

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