Currencies Australian Dollar

  • RBA on rates

    Savanth Sebastian, Equities Economist at Commonwealth Securities talks about what to expect from the Australian economy as the RBA prepares to announce their decision on rates

  • The dollar plunged against a broad swath of currencies on Monday as weak U.S. manufacturing data curbed expectations that the Fed will rein in its bond purchases soon.

  • Expect Yen Volatility

    Greg Matwejev, Director, FX Hedge Fund Sales and Trading, Newedge says the Japan QE story is compelling but expect some volatility ahead for the Japanese Yen. Kumar Palghat, Director at Kapstream joins in the conversation.

  • US Economy Heading in the Right Direction: Pro

    Joe Magyer, Senior Analyst at The Motley Fool gives his arguments for being bullish on the US economy but not on the US equity markets.

  • The dollar rose Friday and was headed for its eighth straight month of gains against the yen on robust U.S. economic data.

  • Santelli: 'Fork in the Road' Between Lumber & Housing?

    CNBC's Rick Santelli talks with Miller Tabak's Matt Maley about how the price of lumber is impacting the housing recovery.

  • AUD Proxy for China Growth

    Jesper Bargmann, Head of G11 SPOT FX, Asia Pacific at RBS Global Banking & Markets says the AUD will continue to trade as a proxy for growth in China.

  • Don't Short Aussie Banks: Pro

    Stephen Hogan, Senior Advisor at Novus Capital warns investors against shorting Australian banks as share prices fall. He says the banks will be well supported, and their dividend yields are very attractive.

  • The U.S. dollar fell to a three-week low against the euro after weaker-than-expected U.S. economic data boosted expectations the Fed will keep its monetary stimulus in place.

  • Dollar to See Short Term Corrective Pressure: Pro

    Ian Stannard, head of European FX strategy at Morgan Stanley, expects the corrections to impact currencies with short-term corrective pressure on the dollar and a rebound in the euro and sterling.

  • More BoJ Action to Come?

    Chris Tedder, Research Analyst at FOREX.com is expecting further action from the Bank of Japan to spur growth which could weaken the yen further.

  • Liquidity to Last Longer

    Toby Lawson, Head of Financial Futures & Options and Cash Equities Execution, Asia Pacific at Newedge does not think the Fed will start tapering off QE just yet and thinks rates will stay low for longer.

  • The dollar retreated on Wednesday as U.S. Treasury yields eased from more than one-year highs, although most investors are convinced the greenback's upward trend is intact.

  • Has the AUD Lost its Mojo?

    Greg Gibbs, Senior Currency Strategist at RBS says the Australian currency is becoming a proxy for China and is following the trend of a weaker outlook from the mainland.

  • Get Involved In U.S. Housing Recovery: Pro

    Kristy Campbell, Senior Equities Analyst at Macquarie Private Portfolio Management says investors should be buying companies like James Hardie to get long-term exposure to the U.S. housing recovery.

  • Are the Days of a Strong Japanese Yen Numbered?

    The dollar rebounded against the euro and yen Tuesday after robust U.S. economic data reinforced expectations the Federal Reserve may start unwinding its stimulus program.

  • Currency Markets Playing the Yield Attraction Story

    Mitul Kotecha, Head of Global FX Strategy at Credit Agricole CIB says currency markets are playing the yield attraction story. Michael McCarthy, Chief Market Strategist at CMC Markets joins in the conversation.

  • Will the Australian Dollar Fall Further Below Parity?

    Paul Bloxham, Chief Economist for Australia and New Zealand at HSBC believes the Aussie dollar will fall slightly further before settling at a fairly high level against the greenback.

  • Invest in Currencies Likely to Weaken: Pro

    Jaco Rouw, investment manager for core fixed income at ING Investment Management, discusses the U.S. dollar trade and advises focusing on currencies likely to weaken such as Yen, Australian dollar and the U.K. pound.

  • Short Yen Positions to Unwind

    John Noonan, Senior FX Analyst at Thomson Reuters says expect some unwinding of the short JPY position because of the volatility in Japan. He recommends shorting AUD/JPY. Nicholas Ferres, Investment Director, Global Asset Allocation of Eastspring Investments joins in the conversation.