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
Equities Outlook_0212

If you have read our previous report on equities, you would notice that most of the indices that we mentioned did move according to our plan. Most of the global equities continued to retrace to the downside. The retracement comes just right before the earnings season. However, the geopolitical tension played the biggest role in such move. Afte...

2017-04-20 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more
Japan_trade

Nikkei 225 At The Lowest Level Since December   Since the beginning of the year, Nikkei 225 Index has been trading within a sideway trend between 19640 and 18790 with no clear break above or below those levels. Those levels are considered as key to the next trend. At the end of last week, the sideway trend has come to an end and now, i...

2017-07-26 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more
Nikkei225_Equities_0802

Global equities are gaining more momentum by the days, some of the indices posted a new record over the past few days, while some are still rising, but far away from their significant levels. However, the question remains is where to invest? Since the end of the US elections and Trump’s inauguration, uncertainty remains on the rise, while some ...

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