Weekly Market Overview (videos)


Currency rates fluctuations and price dynamics of other assets essentially depend on economic and political life in countries, industries and multinational corporations. Political, economic and financial news directly or indirectly affect the price dynamics. Therefore, regular monitoring of international news, publications of macro-statistic reports help in Forex and CFD trading.
Every week you have an opportunity to watch market overview on major world events with estimates of their influence on financial markets.

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Last week the US dollar index markedly dropped, while the US stocks remained almost unchanged. On Monday and Tuesday, no significant economic data came out. The change in stock indices was minimal. The dollar strengthened slightly on the Fed rate hike expectations. The next meeting of the US regulator took place on Wednesday without any surprises. The previous day, the likelihood of the Fed rate hike reached 95% and it, indeed was raised by 25 basis points, as expected. Currently, the new level of...

14/3/2017

According to the results of the last week the US stock indices remained almost unchanged, while the dollar index dropped. On Monday, positive economic data on the growth of industrial orders, as well as durable goods orders for January were released. However, investors neglected them concentrating on political news. Donald Trump accused Barak Obama’s...

7/3/2017

According to the results of the last week both the US stock prices and the dollar index rose. On Monday, durable goods orders for January exceeded the forecasts in the US. This pushed the US stock indices up. For the first time since 1987, the Dow Jones updated its record high for the 12th time in a row. The US President Donald Trump said that he would...

28/2/2017

Last week both the US stock prices and the dollar rose. On Monday, it was a day off in the US due to the holiday – the President's Day. On Tuesday, prices markedly rose in the US stock market due to good quarterly reporting of the largest retail network Wal-Mart. The US indices updated historic highs. The P/E ratio (market capitalization in relation...

21/2/2017

Last week the dollar index dropped, while the stock prices continued to rise. On Monday and Tuesday, the US assets increased in price because of the absence of significant economic data. The US president Donald Trump reported that he would publish his economic program in upcoming weeks. This caused a surge of enthusiasm among investors. The likelihood...

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