DAX30 has been trading within a Complex Corrective Structure ever since it got hit hard back in the beginning of February. With the FOMC not signaling more than three Rate Hikes this year and with Jerome Powell’s dovish stance, US Indices could get a somewhat revival period, with investors possibly returning their focus on stocks. DAX30 – ...

2018-03-22 Richard Tataru Read more
March FOMC meeting

The FOMC gradual rate hiking clearly sustained the stock markets and indices along with stocks which enjoyed a sustained bullish rally. This has been going on since the 2008 Recession. Volatility hit record lows in the 4th quarter of 2017 and this was obviously caused by investors' complacency and buying euphoria. The buying euphoria was s...

2018-03-23 Richard Tataru Read more
Frankfurt Stock Exchange

The German DAX has continued to post steady trend in the past few weeks. Despite the mixed reaction to the German elections in late September, the leading German index managed to hold on to the gains. After breaching past 12669.0 levels, the German DAX index has hit the target level to the upside as outlined in the previous commentary. With the...

2017-10-22 John Benjamin Read more
Nikkei225_Equities_0802

After two weeks of a choppy trading in most of the global equities, due to the global geopolitical tensions, some of these indices tried to recover losses. However and so far, they are still far away from recovering. This is even though the geopolitical tensions between the US and North Korea has eased significantly ahead of the Jackson Hole me...

2017-08-28 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more
Paris Stick Excghange_CAC 40_0203

The Global Equities are having one of the best quarters in years, many of the global indices are posting new all-time high, while some are still struggling. This happens despite the fact that there is a lot of uncertainty around the world, whether from the new administration in the US or Brexit and the upcoming elections in France. DAX 30 St...

2017-07-26 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more
wall street_stock

FTSE 100 Near Record High FTSE 100 managed to stabilise well above its former resistance area which stands at 7100 at the end of January, leading to another push higher all the way to 7300 during yesterday’s trading. Looking at the chart, the index is also trading well above its 50 DMA, which keeps the bullish outlook unchanged, at least in ...

2017-07-26 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more
Equities Outlook_0212

Global equities managed to get some relief after the historic decision by OPEC and Non-OPEC member to oil production by almost 2 Million Barrels a day. However, that trend did not continue for a long time, US, Europe, and Asian equities took another hit today ahead of another key economic release from the US today. In this article, we will look ...

2017-07-26 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more
FTSE, Indices

Another day with lack of fundamentals across the board, yet the market volatility is expected to gradually rise through the day, as the Fed Fund Futures for December meeting hit the 100% mark, which means that traders are fully sure that the Fed will raise rates in December of this year. However, for me, this is alarming and should be watched ve...

2017-07-26 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more
Equities outlook

Global equities suffered on two major factors this week. First, US economic releases came in with better than expected results, raising expectations for a rate hike by the Federal Reserve in December's meeting. Second, uncertainty toward US elections has been the main driver of the market these days, leading to a notable effect in equities as we...

2017-07-26 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more
Euro_ECB_Draghi

Last Thursday, the ECB chairman Mario Draghi again surprised the markets with more confusion. We all know that he is one of the most surprising chairman of the ECB with his actions and remarks. Yet, Thursday’s remarks added more confusion toward the ECB's upcoming plan, leading to a notable rally in the Euro for a limited time. The currency then...

2017-07-26 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more