Recent forex news items are listed below
Outlook We are all obsessed with what the Fed will say and do next week at the years last FOMC...
2012s low base was expected to lend some technical support to growth in the mining sector.
Q3:13 saw formal non-agricultural employment improve, increasing on a quarterly basis after the...
Oil and natural gas company QEP Resources Inc.
Consumer packaged food and beverage company WhiteWave Foods Co. (WWAV) said Monday that it has agreed to acquire organic food company Earthbound Farm from its existing shareholders, led by private equity firm Kainos Capital as well as founders Drew and Myra Goodman, for about $600 million in cash.
India's benchmark index Sensex hit a fresh record high in intraday trading on Monday after the main opposition party, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), captured power in three out of the four states and emerged as the single largest party in Delhi, raising expectations of a Narendra Modi-led NDA victory in the general elections next year.
Asian stocks ended mostly higher on Monday, with upbeat data out of the U.S.
The Indian markets kicked-off the week on a strong note, with key indexes Sensex and Nifty both hitting record highs, after the main opposition party BJP captured power in three out of four states and emerged as the single largest party in Delhi, raising hopes among investors that the BJP could emerge as the lead party in the 2014 general elections.
The Australian and New Zealand dollars gained ground in Asian deals on Monday as upbeat data on China trade surplus and U.S.
Asian stock markets are mostly trading notably higher on Monday, tracking cues from Wall Street where the major averages ended on a firm note Friday on the back of upbeat jobs data.
Indian shares may rally on Monday, with the benchmark BSE Sensex likely to hit a fresh record high, as the actual results for state elections came more or less on expected lines, raising the chances of a change of guard at the Centre after next year's general elections.
The Japanese yen lost ground against other major currencies in early Asian deals on Monday, as strong Chinese trade surplus and upbeat U.S.
The Japanese market opened on a high note on Monday with an upbeat U.S.
Despite a positive lead from Wall Street where stocks moved higher on Friday, the Australian stock market is trading weak on Monday with a profit warning from leading insurer QBE hurting sentiment and prompting investors to indulge in some selling.
Covidien plc (COV) on Sunday agreed to buy Given Imaging Ltd. (GIVN) for $30.00 per share in cash or a total of approximately $860 million.
British drug giant GlaxoSmithKline Plc (GSK, GSK.L) and biopharmaceutical company Theravance, Inc.
Packaging business Sonoco Products Co.
Electric utility PNM Resources, Inc.
Industrial equipment maker Illinois Tool Works Inc.
The pound advanced against other major currencies in the European session on Friday as traders await the U.S.
The Indian markets moved in a narrow range before closing modestly higher on Friday.
The Swiss franc advanced against key counterparts in European deals on Friday as the country's consumer prices increased for the first time in more than two years in November.
Asian stocks fell broadly on Friday, as investors treaded cautiously awaiting U.S.
The Japanese yen traded lower across the board in a relatively quiet Asian trading on Friday ahead of the all-important U.S. non-farm payrolls data that is due out later in the global day.
Indian shares are gaining ground on Friday after opening on a subdued note.
Asian markets are mostly subdued on Friday with investors treading cautiously, tracking cues from Wall Street where the major averages extended their losses to a fifth successive session amid uncertainty about the outlook for the Federal Reserve's stimulus program.
Mexican building materials company Cemex, S.A.B.
Anglo-Dutch oil giant Royal Dutch Shell plc (RDS-A,RDSA.L,RDSB.L,RDS-B) on Thursday decided to shelve its Gulf Coast gas-to-liquids or GTL project in Louisiana as the project cost is now determined to be much more than originally projected.
Trading in Singapore Nifty futures indicate a slightly higher open on Friday following the previous session's rally.
J.C. Penney Co., Inc. (JCP) said Thursday that the U.S.
After a weak start and a subsequent smart recovery, the Japanese stock market is trading marginally higher amid cautious moves by investors on Friday.
Today's video highlights the trendline setups that I look for as well as the USDJPY situaton ahead of NFP.
After spiking higher today, EURGBP has broken a descending trend line dating back to October, and with moving average and Fibonacci support below, traders have a good chance to buy on a correction.
EUR/USD Current price: 1.3663 View Live Chart for the EUR/USD The EUR stands victorious after the...
Traders are often best advised to have a strategy to trade in markets; but more importantly traders should have the 'right' strategy for the 'right' market.
GDP revised up from 2.8% to 3.6% as the contribution from inventory growth doubles Key drivers of...
The USD index has just about completed two full weeks in a 74 point range…
ECB: forward or backward looking? After cutting in November, the ECB decided to leave key policy...
With a parabolic uptrend developing on the daily chart of GBPCAD, a consolidation seems likely, giving nimble traders an opportunity to buy a dip to nearby support on the shorter-term charts.
The Dow Jones-FXCM U.S. Dollar Index remains range-bound ahead of Non-Farm Payrolls (NFP), while the Euro looks higher on the back of a less-dovish ECB.