5 major news to look at today 22nd Feb.


Trump set to meet with China’s top trade negotiator U.S. President Donald Trump was reportedly set to meet with China’s top trade negotiator, Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, as the world’s two largest economies scramble to reach a trade deal before the U.S. increases tariffs on around $200 billion in Chinese imports on the March … Continue reading 5 major news to look at today 22nd Feb.

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Stocks climbs as trade hopes power tech shares,usd index slumps


U.S. stocks rose on Friday, as technology shares were boosted by signs of progress in the ongoing trade talks between the United States and China. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., February 19, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Top trade negotiators from the two countries met to … Continue reading Stocks climbs as trade hopes power tech shares,usd index slumps

Stocks – U.S. Futures Rise on Reports of Progress on China Trade Deal


© Reuters. Investing.com – U.S. futures were close to new highs for 2019 on Thursday, as the U.S. and China moved closer to ending their trade war, increasing the chance that the two sides can make a deal before a tariff increase on Chinese goods on March 1 comes into force. The two largest economies … Continue reading Stocks – U.S. Futures Rise on Reports of Progress on China Trade Deal

January 2019 FOMC Minutes: Shifting Gears.Patience is the word


The ongoing debate at the Fed. Does the dot plot help or hurt? The Fed is having a hard time convincing market participants that the dot plot median is not a consensus forecast and that any of the individual forecasts are much more uncertain than commonly believed. This was particularly an issue in December when the median dot anticipated another two rate hikes in 2019 after the Fed pushed through what market participants already considered an ill-advised rate hike at that meeting.

S&P 500/Dow Jones/Nasdaq 100 Technical Highlights:7th feb


S&P 500/Dow Jones/Nasdaq 100 Technical Highlights: S&P 500 trading at 200-day, price levels still higher Dow Jones eyes price zone around 25825/677 Nasdaq 100 is very near the 200-day MA Check out the forecasts for Global Stock Indices and other markets on the Trading Guides page. S&P 500 trading at 200-day, price levels still higher … Continue reading S&P 500/Dow Jones/Nasdaq 100 Technical Highlights:7th feb

GBPUSD Drops as BoE Slashes Growth Forecasts Amid Brexit Risks and Slowing Economy


BoE announcement talking points Key takeaways from the announcement UK economic data UK political landscape Key takeaways from the announcement GBPUSD dropped to intra-day lows of 1.2854 after the Bank of England left the rates unchanged. The drop comes on the back of a bearish outlook on the UK economy as growth, wage and inflation … Continue reading GBPUSD Drops as BoE Slashes Growth Forecasts Amid Brexit Risks and Slowing Economy

The greenback rose to an almost one-and-a-half-week high


The greenback rose to an almost one-and-a-half-week high as traders waited for clues from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on the outlook for monetary policy. Powell is scheduled to give remarks at a town hall meeting with teachers in Washington D.C. at 7:00 PM ET (24:00 GMT). Доллары США в отделении банка OTP в Будапеште … Continue reading The greenback rose to an almost one-and-a-half-week high

Wall Street Dips 6th Feb


- Wall Street dipped on Wednesday as disappointing forecasts from videogame makers pulled the communications sector lower, but a boost from technology companies kept the main indexes near two-month highs. Electronic Arts Inc (NASDAQ:EA) slid 13.2 percent, while Take-Two (NASDAQ:TTWO) Interactive Software Inc fell 10.5 percent, leading the communication services sector down 1.10 percent, the … Continue reading Wall Street Dips 6th Feb

Stocks across the world are marching higher after U.S.-China trade talks were extended for an unscheduled third day


Stocks across the world are marching higher after U.S.-China trade talks were extended for an unscheduled third day, fueling optimism that the world's largest economies can avoid an all-out confrontation. Progress was seen on issues including purchases of U.S. farm and energy commodities, as well as increased access to China's markets, but the two sides … Continue reading Stocks across the world are marching higher after U.S.-China trade talks were extended for an unscheduled third day

When You Should Expect The Next Recession And Bear Market To Start


The past few weeks have brought not just strong market volatility, but lots of troubling economic reports that have many fearing a recession in 2019. While predicting economic downturns is far from an exact science, there are some time-tested approaches that offer useful insights. The best recession predictor ever discovered is currently predicting a recession … Continue reading When You Should Expect The Next Recession And Bear Market To Start

USD/JPY is at the highs of the day and has now nearly wiped out the flash crash loss.


Risk trades doing a bit better USD/JPY is at the highs of the day and has now nearly wiped out the flash crash loss. The pair is up 20 pips to 108.71. Keep an eye on equity markets in the final half-hour of trading but whether it's now or later, it's tough to believe this pair … Continue reading USD/JPY is at the highs of the day and has now nearly wiped out the flash crash loss.

Trump fires back after incoming Senator Romney blasts president


Trump fires back after incoming Senator Romney blasts president o © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The Met Gala 2018 “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination” By Susan Heavey and David Shepardson WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday cautioned fellow Republican Mitt Romney to be a "team player" after the former presidential candidate … Continue reading Trump fires back after incoming Senator Romney blasts president

Stocks – U.S. Futures Rally on Trade Talk Hope


Stocks - U.S. Futures Rally on Trade Talk Hope Stock Markets1 hour ago (Jan 04, 2019 06:41AM ET) 1 © Reuters. Investing.com – U.S. futures rallied on Friday as news of trade talks between Beijing and Washington helped lift investor sentiment after lowered revenue forecasts from Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) rattled markets in the prior session. The … Continue reading Stocks – U.S. Futures Rally on Trade Talk Hope

House Democrat Reintroduces 👍 Impeachment Articles Against Trump❗


House Democrat Reintroduces 👍 Impeachment Articles Against Trump❗ At least one House Democrat isn't going along with Nancy Pelosi's plea that it's too early to talk about impeaching President Donald Trump. Rep. Brad Sherman, a California Democrat, plans to re-introduce articles of impeachment against Trump on the first day of the new Congress, he said … Continue reading House Democrat Reintroduces 👍 Impeachment Articles Against Trump❗

US employment report for November, will be released on Friday at 13:30 (GMT).


US employment report for November, will be released on Friday at 13:30 (GMT).Non-Farm Payrolls figure: Expected at 177k, previous figure: 155k.Unemployment rate: Expected at 3.7%, previous reading: 3.7%.Average Earnings growth rate: Expected at +3.0% yoy, previous rate: +3.1% yoy.Overall, if actual rates and figures meet the forecast, the indicators could imply a tight labor market however the expected tick down of … Continue reading US employment report for November, will be released on Friday at 13:30 (GMT).

FLASH CRASH’


Currency markets saw a wild spike in volatility in early Asian trade, with risk aversion pushing the yen sharply higher against the U.S. dollar, breaking key technical levels and triggering stop-loss sales of U.S. and Australian dollars.

Bitcoin Is Literally Soaring Into Space After Rocket-Like Surge


Space-like adjectives are often used to describe bitcoin’s stratospheric price rise. Now there may be some truth in those analogies. Blockstream Inc. plans to make the digital ledger underpinning the cryptocurrency accessible via satellite signal so people without Internet access, or in places where bandwidth is expensive, can trade and mine bitcoin. The company also touts … Continue reading Bitcoin Is Literally Soaring Into Space After Rocket-Like Surge

EUR/USD Bounces After Touching A Two Week Low


EUR/USD continued lower in early day trading today and extended losses following a better than expected US retail sales report. The pair fell through a rising trendline today and briefly traded below last Wednesday’s low to trade at a two week low. The rising trendline in EUR/USD connects last Wednesday’s low with lows posted on … Continue reading EUR/USD Bounces After Touching A Two Week Low

US Retail Sales Lifts USD to highest in 4-weeks, Haven Assets Drop


Just when you thought it was safe to call the USD dead, US Retail Sales has to come out and print the best print since December. It’s worth noting that speculative positioning as shown via the CFTC is highlighting USD as an overcrowded short from institutional speculators. This is important because with the combination of … Continue reading US Retail Sales Lifts USD to highest in 4-weeks, Haven Assets Drop

Alfred Wangai the C.E.O to Viportal may have used the President’s son photo to woe investors!!!!


Perhaps you have heard of the saying.All that glitters is not Gold.Viportal not only glittered,it was gold,at least for the many investors who 'lost' their money in the now defunct company. The company's executive Alfred Wangai had a meeting with Jomo Kenyatta the son to the president when the company was active.He took the picture … Continue reading Alfred Wangai the C.E.O to Viportal may have used the President’s son photo to woe investors!!!!

Wanna be a full time trader?Struggling to make ends meet?


Hello Fellow Investors, Our team here at Trading Strategy Guides.com wants to show you step by step how to make as much as you desire in trading the markets by offering you a complete trading course that will pay for itself in just thirty days.... This course is by far the most comprehensive and advanced … Continue reading Wanna be a full time trader?Struggling to make ends meet?

The caseon VIPORTAL will be mentioned on Friday 22ND to confirm the repayment OF MONEY INVESTORS LOST


Mercy Nkatha and Alfred Wangai in a Kiambu court on May 16, 2016. /FILE A couple accused of defrauding thousands of investors of millions of shillings has started repaying the money, a Kiambu court was told yesterday. Alfred Wangai and Mercy Nkatha on Monday said that they have paid more than Sh900 million. The couple … Continue reading The caseon VIPORTAL will be mentioned on Friday 22ND to confirm the repayment OF MONEY INVESTORS LOST

VIPORTAL CASE TO BE MENTIONED THIS FRIDAY 22ND FEB.


Investors of the now defunct VIPORTAL reported the matter to the police for action against the forex trader. They sought compensation, saying their investments had not matured one year after making the deposits. The couple had promised the investors dividends within months. Some 13,000 Kenyans lost about Sh1 billion to the couple within eight to … Continue reading VIPORTAL CASE TO BE MENTIONED THIS FRIDAY 22ND FEB.

Couple starts to repay Sh1bn obtained falsely from public Feb. 20, 2019, 12:00 am By ALPHONCE MUNG’AHU courtesy of star.co.ke


A couple accused of defrauding thousands of investors of millions of shillings has started repaying the money, a Kiambu court was told yesterday. Alfred Wangai and Mercy Nkatha on Monday said that they have paid more than Sh900 million. The couple owns an online forex trading company - VIP Portal - based in Limuru town, … Continue reading Couple starts to repay Sh1bn obtained falsely from public Feb. 20, 2019, 12:00 am By ALPHONCE MUNG’AHU courtesy of star.co.ke

FOMC minutes to reinforce ‘patient’ mode; may offer clues on balance sheet reduction – Forex News Preview


    The minutes of the Federal Reserve’s January policy meeting are due to be published on Wednesday at 19:00 GMT and will be inspected for confirmation that the world’s most important central bank is on hold for the foreseeable future. However, since January, policymakers, including Chairman Jerome Powell, have been pretty consistent in signaling … Continue reading FOMC minutes to reinforce ‘patient’ mode; may offer clues on balance sheet reduction – Forex News Preview

OPEC’s Nemesis, Shale Oil, Is Back, Setting New Production Records


Shale oil is setting new production records, threatening the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries with another showdown that could upend the market as U.S. crude prices cross $55 per barrel. To complicate matters, Saudi Arabia, which dominates OPEC, has become so aggressive in cutting production that it’s even willing to cede market share in … Continue reading OPEC’s Nemesis, Shale Oil, Is Back, Setting New Production Records