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Dollar Weakens Ahead of Trump’s Press Conference

By | January 10, 2017

First press conference jitters overtook investors amid tomorrow’s first Q&A meeting since the election.

The Dollar stalled in its impressive bullish run since election night as the markets look for hints of insight regarding upcoming legislative policies. Read More

Crude Oil Rebounding After Rough Start to 2017

By | January 4, 2017

After a dramatic sell off to start 2017, oil futures prices are pushing for a rebound on news that some international production levels will remain curtailed.Read More

Post-Election Trading Trends: S&P 500 (ES), Nasdaq (NQ) and Crude Oil (CL) Futures

By | December 8, 2016

Some interesting futures trading trends have been developing since the result of the US Presidential Election. While the S&P 500 (ES) has been making minimal trading moves, comparatively, the Nasdaq (NQ) and Crude Oil (CL) have been trading inversely in a wider range. Read More

EUR|USD Currency Pair and S&P 500 Futures Contract: An Inverse Trading Pattern

By | December 2, 2016

Inverse Futures and Forex trading patterns occasionally form in the wake of market moving events. An inverse trading relationship occurs when two financial instruments trade in opposite market directions. The EUR|USD foreign currency pair and the S&P 500 Futures Contract (ES) have been trading inversely in the aftermath of both Brexit and the US Presidential Election. Read More

U.S. Dollar Rallies as Gold Futures Falls

By | November 23, 2016

On the heels of a stunning GOP victory by President Elect Donald Trump, the U.S. major indexes have been on a tear, thrashing all-time highs during this proclaimed “Trump Rally”. Alongside the DOW, S&P 500 & NASDAQ lies the US Dollar Futures Index (DX) flirting with records of its own as Wall St. embraces the pending changes at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.Read More

Market’s Recover After Overnight Plunge

By | November 9, 2016

Overnight markets plunged as election results trickled in pointing to an earthshattering victory by underdog Republican candidate, Donald Trump. Dow futures (YM) fell 975 points within a 4-hour span as investors grew wary about the policies promised on the campaign trail. Read More

Hillary’s Cleared & Wall Street Responds

By | November 7, 2016

The markets responded loud and clear on Monday morning after the FBI cleared Democratic hopeful, Hillary Clinton, over her use of a private email server.

The following NinjaTrader Charts offer insight on market sentiment heading into the eve of the U.S. Presidential Election. Read More

November FOMC Expectations

By | November 1, 2016

The Federal Open Market Committee kicks off Tuesday, a week ahead of the U.S. Presidential Election, with its formal monthly meeting to determine whether the time is right, or not, to raise interest rates.Read More

Potential Trading Opportunity on Election Day: Entries, Targets & Stops!

By | October 26, 2016

History suggests that financial markets around the globe exhibit unique behaviors as investors react to the U.S. Presidential election results. No matter the outcome, this force in market sentiment presents investors with unique trading opportunities that only occur once every four years.Read More

Precious Metals and the U.S. Presidential Election

By | October 19, 2016

As the U.S. Presidential Election inches nearer by the day, the divisive political gap in the U.S. continues to widen. With such a divided population, no matter the victor, it will unfortunately leave a large portion of the country dissatisfied. Read More