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Lower yields. Higher oil. Stocks go down. EURUSD lower. USDJPY also falls


USD

  • All the balls are in motion

All balls are in motion as the Russia/Ukraine situation escalates

  • Yields are low with the 10-year down -6.1 basis points on the day to 1.968%. The high of the day reached 2.063%

US returns

US yields are lower
  • The price of

    crude oil

    Crude oil

    Crude oil is the most popular tradable instrument in the energy sector, providing exposure to global market conditions, geopolitical risks and the economy. The instrument is strategically used and located in the global economy. Crude oil has proven to be a unique option for traders given the volatility and effectiveness of swing trading and longer term strategies. Despite its popularity, crude oil is a very complex investment instrument, given the litany of oil price fluctuations, risks and policy impact stemming from OPEC. Short for the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC functions as an intergovernmental organization of 13 countries, helping to define and dictate the global oil market. through other instruments exhibited there. This includes energy stocks, USD/CAD and other investment options. Crude oil itself is traded on a duality of markets, including West Texas Intermediate Crude (WTI) and Brent. Brent has been the most widely used index in recent years, while WTI is more heavily traded on futures contracts at the time of writing. Apart from geopolitical events or OPEC decisions, crude oil can move in different ways. The most basic is simple supply and demand, which is affected by global production. Rising industrial production, economic prosperity and other factors all play a role in crude prices. By extension, recessions, lockdowns or other stifling factors can also influence crude prices. For example, excess supply or subdued demand due to the aforementioned factors would cause crude prices to decline. This is due to traders selling crude oil futures or other instruments. If demand increases or production plateaus, traders will bid higher and higher on the rough, pushing prices up.

    Crude oil is the most popular tradable instrument in the energy sector, providing exposure to global market conditions, geopolitical risks and the economy. The instrument is strategically used and located in the global economy. Crude oil has proven to be a unique option for traders given the volatility and effectiveness of swing trading and longer term strategies. Despite its popularity, crude oil is a very complex investment instrument, given the litany of oil price fluctuations, risks and policy impact stemming from OPEC. Short for the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC functions as an intergovernmental organization of 13 countries, helping to define and dictate the global oil market. through other instruments exhibited there. This includes energy stocks, USD/CAD and other investment options. Crude oil itself is traded on a duality of markets, including West Texas Intermediate Crude (WTI) and Brent. Brent has been the most widely used index in recent years, while WTI is more heavily traded on futures contracts at the time of writing. Apart from geopolitical events or OPEC decisions, crude oil can move in different ways. The most basic is simple supply and demand, which is affected by global production. Rising industrial production, economic prosperity and other factors all play a role in crude prices. By extension, recessions, lockdowns or other stifling factors can also influence crude prices. For example, excess supply or subdued demand due to the aforementioned factors would cause crude prices to decline. This is due to traders selling crude oil futures or other instruments. If demand increases or production plateaus, traders will bid higher and higher on the rough, pushing prices up.
    Read this term reached a high of $94.66. This took the price above the February 4 high at $93.14.

  • Gold

    Gold

    Gold is the most traded and most important commodity. Prized for its historical significance and used to trade goods, the gold market today is estimated at nearly $2.4 trillion. The value of gold fluctuates constantly, as it trades on public exchanges where its price is determined by supply and demand. . Gold has historically had considerable importance and even today it is highly sought after. Gold has been used as currency because it does not corrode, and the material allows some absorption of light creating a yellow glow, hence the name yellow metal. Ultimately, institutional and retail investors buy and sell gold contracts or physical gold, creating the flow of demand and supply. It can be pure speculation, to acquire or distribute physical gold, or as a hedge for a trading application. For day traders, the goal of trading gold is to profit from its daily price movements. It should be noted that physical gold is not actually handled or taken, but transactions take place electronically and only profits or losses are reflected in the trading account. There are several ways to ultimately trade gold. Retail brokers typically offer exposure to gold through contracts for difference (CFDs). Beyond retail brokers, the primary way to trade gold is through a futures contract. It represents an agreement to buy or sell something i.e. gold at a future date. Buying a gold futures contract does not mean that you actually have to take possession of the physical commodity. sold to. However, on a futures exchange, gold moves in increments of only $0.10. This increment is known as the tick. This is the smallest movement a futures contract can make. If you buy or sell a futures contract, the number of ticks the price moves away from your entry price determines your profit or loss.

    Gold is the most traded and most important commodity. Prized for its historical significance and used to trade goods, the gold market today is estimated at nearly $2.4 trillion. The value of gold fluctuates constantly, as it trades on public exchanges where its price is determined by supply and demand. . Gold has historically had considerable importance and even today it is highly sought after. Gold has been used as currency because it does not corrode, and the material allows some absorption of light creating a yellow glow, hence the name yellow metal. Ultimately, institutional and retail investors buy and sell gold contracts or physical gold, creating the flow of demand and supply. It can be pure speculation, to acquire or distribute physical gold, or as a hedge for a trading application. For day traders, the goal of trading gold is to profit from its daily price movements. It should be noted that physical gold is not actually handled or taken, but transactions take place electronically and only profits or losses are reflected in the trading account. There are several ways to ultimately trade gold. Retail brokers typically offer exposure to gold through contracts for difference (CFDs). Beyond retail brokers, the primary way to trade gold is through a futures contract. It represents an agreement to buy or sell something i.e. gold at a future date. Buying a gold futures contract does not mean that you actually have to take possession of the physical commodity. sold to. However, on a futures exchange, gold moves in increments of only $0.10. This increment is known as the tick. This is the smallest movement a futures contract can make. If you buy or sell a futures contract, the number of ticks the price moves away from your entry price determines your profit or loss.
    Read this term is up $30 to $1856.63. That’s up 1.68% on the day

Shares fell with:

  • Dow -338 points or -0.97% to 34910
  • S&P -64.21 or 1.43% to 4441
  • Nasdaq down -301 points or -2.12% to 13886

In Forex, dollar movements are mixed. The strongest is the JPY. The weakest is the EUR:

Forex

Strongest to weakest major currencies
  • EURUSD: EURUSD moved lower and in the process broke below the daily/weekly low at 1.13684 and the lower swing zone between 1.1359 and 1.13684. This area is now a risk zone for shorts. Staying below is more bearish. The low reached 1.1331, which is just below last Wednesday’s high. The 50% upside from the 2022 lows lies at 1.13075
  • USDJPY: USDJPY also lower (flight to relative JPY safety) saw price drop below the 100 hourly MA at 115.60 and the 200 hourly MA and 50% of the last move higher by from the February low, cutting through near the 115.23 area. The current price is trading at 115.16.
  • EURJPY: The EURJPY fell as the euro is close to the heart of the dispute and exposed to trade restrictions that could impact energy to Europe. The JPY benefited because it is a safe haven. The 200 hour MA was broken down 38.2% to 131.27. Now is the risk. The 200-day MA comes in at 130.486. That too was broken lower but found some supportive buyers near that MA level (PS. the 100 day MA is at 130.11 and that may have helped the one point bounce as well technical view.

EURJPY

EURJPY tumbles on Russian tensions

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