2 days ago
The Santa rally continued on its merry way on Friday as oil prices rose and upbeat retail data boosted supermarkets.
The Santa rally continued on its merry way on Friday as oil prices rose and upbeat retail data boosted supermarkets. 2 days ago
Oil and gas firms dominated the risers list on Friday as crude futures soared. Afren, Nostrum Oil & Gas, Soco International and EnQuest were all rising. West Texas futures were advancing 2.755% early in the day to $55.90 while Brent crude futures were increasing by 2.259% to $60.64. 2 days ago
Oil and gas stocks were advancing on Friday after a strong rebound in crude prices, with Tullow Oil, BP, Shell and BG Group putting in decent gains. 2 days ago
UK stocks extended their winning streak into the fourth day on Friday as a welcome, albeit late, Santa Rally kicked in following the recent sell-off. 2 days ago
UK stocks rose for a fourth straight day on Friday following massive gains on Wall Street the night before, with the Dow Jones index registering its biggest one-day gain in three years. 2 days ago
UK stocks were expected to rise strongly again on Friday after an impressive performance on Wall Street, with the Dow Jones index registering its biggest one-day gain in three years. 2 days ago
She has held a fine balance in my eyes and overall gave the market a boost it very much needed, before it was due to sink into oblivion just as Santa was dusting off his sleigh – we say hooray!
The rhetoric was very closely scrutinised but it’s changed the forward guidance language They have stated categorically they can still ‘wait a considerable time’ – same language as before.
If you have learned about options in theory until now but have never traded an option, you may not know what to expect. Let’s start by showing you an image of a basic Buy Call trade.
Take a close look at the trade, what do you see? What comprises the basic Buy Call trade above? Here is a quick breakdown:
The Kiwi has been wanting to confirm a change in direction for today to the downside and it drops below the 0.7800 level. Today’s price action has stayed below the main pivot point, which is around the 0.7819 level.
The pivot points are actually levels of support or resistance where the price tends to change direction. Some traders watch the pivot points for breakouts, other for bounces.
The 200 Period Exponential Moving Average (EMA) can act as a very good resistance or support area, especially on the higher time frames. That is why when we see that the AUD/USD has reached its 200 EMA on the monthly chart, we should pay attention to the next moves on the pair.
Obviously, we should not leave out the fundamentals and as long as the Federal Reserve of the United States keeps hinting into applying higher interest rates, the Australian Dollar could remain weak versus the US Dollar.
These are the 10 top share tips and recommended trades for 2015 from our network of experts: professional traders, analysts and stock tipsters. Stock tips include some supermarkets, a US car maker, an AIM penny share and a FTSE 100 insurer, while there are three top forex trades and a pair of indices.
Good luck if you add them to your portfolio, but remember picking one share to buy for 2015 is a notoriously difficult thing to do and investments can go down as well as up!