Fundamental Analysis

Despite all the market-friendly US political headlines hitting the wires early in Asia, the collapse in oil prices saw WTI plunge as the market continues to probe for a bottom amid oversupply concerns...
Fundamental Analysis

A rout in commodities threatens to derail the reflation theme that dominated early 2017 trading .The euro was the top performer Thursday while the Australian dollar lagged. A number of charts broke ou...
Fundamental Analysis

City Index's NFP forecast model predicts a 181k gain in US non-farm payrolls for April, which is a touch below economist estimates tracked by Bloomberg, that are predicting a gain of 190k. After last ...
Fundamental Analysis

USD/JPY is unchanged in the Thursday session. In North American trade, the pair is trading at 112.70. Japanese banks and stock exchanges are closed for a third straight day for a holiday. On the relea...
Fundamental Analysis

The U.S. trade deficit was $43.7 billion in March, lower than what markets were expecting and just $0.1 billion lower than the slightly upwardly revised $43.8 billion deficit recorded in February. Exp...
Fundamental Analysis

The crucial US labour market data for April will be released this Friday May 5, at 13:30 BST. It includes non-farm payrolls, unemployment rate and average hourly earnings. Please note that the release...
Fundamental Analysis

The bounce back in export volumes is certainly a welcome development, but strong imports and weak exports earlier in the year means that net trade will weigh on economic growth in the first quarter of...