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Global equities fall as trade war fears persist

By IFCMarkets Industrials lead stock market pullback US stocks retreated Tuesday as trade war concerns weighed on market. The S&P 500 ended 0.3% lower at 2724.44 led by industrial stocks down 1.3%. Dow Jones industrial average lost 0.7% to 24834.41. The Nasdaq composite index fell 0.2% to 7378.46. The dollar strengthening resumed: the live dollar index data show the ICE US Dollar index, a […]

AU200: Technical Analysis – Stocks undergoing correction amid cheaper raw materials

By IFCMarkets Stocks are undergoing correction amid cheaper raw materials Stock prices of the Australian mining companies fell following the decline in iron ore prices in China. Will S&P/ASX 200 prices fall? The share of commodity companies in the index is 18%. On Monday, iron ore prices on the Dalian Commodity Exchange fell by more […]

US equities rally as trade war fears ease

By IFCMarkets Dow closes above 25000 US stocks recovered Monday on receding US-China trade war fears. The S&P 500 rose 0.7% to 2733.01 led by industrial stocks up 1.5%. Dow Jones industrial rallied 1.2% to 25013.29. The Nasdaq composite index advanced 0.5% to 7394.04. The dollar weakened: live dollar index data show the ICE US Dollar index, a measure of the dollar’s strength against […]

Fibonacci and Elliot Wave Predict Breakout Highs

By TheTechnicalTraders.com There is nothing more exciting to us than reading the price action of the charts to see what will happen in the future.  It becomes even more exciting when we find something that everyone else seems to have missed.  Right now, traders need to pay attention to our research because we believe we […]

SP 500 logs weekly loss

By IFCMarkets Dow edges higher while SP 500, Nasdaq slip US stocks extended losses Friday led by financial shares. S&P 500 fell 0.3% to 2712.97, slipping 0.5% for the week. Dow Jones industrial average however ended marginally higher at 24715.09. The Nasdaq composite lost 0.4% to 7354.34. The dollar strengthened: the live dollar index data show the ICE US Dollar index, a measure of […]

Elliott Wave Predictions for US Stock Market 2018 and Beyond

By TheTechnicalTraders.com Recently, an interesting concept was discussed among our research team – a very interesting concept about the markets.  As many of you know, part of the process or research is to test conclusions that may lie outside common thinking.  While we were discussing the Fibonacci and Elliot Wave structures of the US market […]

S&P500 Mini Speculators boosted bullish net positions this week

By CountingPips.com – Receive our weekly COT Reports by Email S&P500 Mini Non-Commercial Speculator Positions: Large stock market speculators sharply raised their bullish net positions in the S&P500 Mini futures markets this week, according to the latest Commitment of Traders (COT) data released by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Friday. The non-commercial futures […]

VIX Speculators cut their bets into a new bearish position

By CountingPips.com – Receive our weekly COT Reports by Email VIX Non-Commercial Speculator Positions: Large volatility speculators lowered their net positions in the VIX futures markets for a fifth straight week this week, according to the latest Commitment of Traders (COT) data released by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Friday. The non-commercial futures […]

FR40: Technical Analysis – Improving data bullish for French stock index FR 40

By IFCMarkets Improving data bullish for FR40 Expansion in French manufacturing and service sectors accelerated in April. Will the FR 40 continue advancing? Recent French economic data were positive after the economy slowed down in the first quarter as GDP grew by 0.3% over quarter in the three months to March 2018 after 0.7% expansion […]

Technology slump weighs on SP 500

By IFCMarkets Stocks slip while bond yields keep advancing US stocks slipped on Thursday led by technology shares. Dow Jones industrial average lost 0.2% to 24713.98. The S&P 500 slid less than 0.1% to 2720.13. The Nasdaq composite fell 0.2% to 7382.47. The dollar strengthening accelerated again: the live dollar index data show the ICE US Dollar index, a measure of the dollar’s strength […]

Indexes Fill Tuesday Price Gap Now Where?

By TheTechnicalTraders.com The 30-minute chart price pattern with a large gap down in price on Tuesday morning created what we call a “Gap Window”. Almost all gaps in the SP500 get filled eventually, and both the top and bottom areas of a gap window become short-term resistance or support. A three-wave a-b-c correction is generally […]

Part II – VIX Cycles Point to Market Correction

By TheTechnicalTraders.com Recently, we authored an article about Fibonacci price levels in which we referred to a term called “Fibonacci Price Ladders”.  This is our own term, as far as we know, and we used it as a way to attempt to explain how price operates within the Fibonacci theory.  Our objective was to allow the […]

Our Next Fibonacci Price Targets – Get Ready!

By TheTechnicalTraders.com We can’t believe how so many people did not see this upside price swing setting up over the past few weeks.  The research we conducted over the past few months was showing us a very clear picture that the US markets would advance in a dramatic format after settling a price bottom after the […]

US equities rebound on positive earnings

By IFCMarkets Upbeat retailers reports lift US market US stocks rebounded on Wednesday led by materials shares. The S&P 500 rose 0.4% to 2722.46, with nine of 11 main sectors finishing higher. The Dow Jones added 0.3% to 24768.93. Nasdaq composite index gained 0.6% to 7398.30.The dollar strengthening slowed: the live dollar index data show the ICE US Dollar index, a measure of the […]

Cancer in the Crosshairs: IMV Looks to Deliver Immunotherapy a New Way

By The Life Science Report Source: Streetwise Reports   05/16/2018 In this interview with The Life Sciences Report, IMV Inc.’s CEO Fred Ors and Pierre Labbè, chief financial officer, describe the innovative immunotherapy platform technology that has attracted partnerships with big pharma, prompted reorganization of the company, and holds long-term promise for cancer patients. The Life […]

Stocks pull back as bond yields rise

By IFCMarkets Dow snaps eight-session win streak US stocks retreated Tuesday as 10-year Treasury yield breached above the 3% threshold. The S&P 500 ended 0.7% lower at 2711.45. Ten of 11 main sectors ended in negative territory. Dow Jones industrial average lost 0.8% to 24706.41 after eight-session win streak. The Nasdaq composite index fell 0.8% to 7351.63. The dollar strengthening accelerated: the live […]