Australian Dollar


  • Profiting From Australian Dollar's Strength     Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 10:15 PM ET

    Simon Ho, Executive Director at Triple 3 Partners advises investors to buy a 3-month, 2 cents OTM call options on AUD/USD.

  • Wesfarmers Strong Sales Cause Surprise     Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 4:40 AM ET

    "The environment for food retailing is pretty good in Australia at the moment. We are attracting around two million more customers into our stores every week," Richard Goyder, chief executive at Wesfarmers, told CNBC.

  • UBS Study Names World's 3 Most Expensive Cities Wednesday, 17 Aug 2011 | 2:04 AM ET
    Zurich, Switzerland

    If you think London or New York are among the world's most expensive cities, keep guessing and get your checkbooks out (that is if you are travelling to one of the cities that take the top spot).

  • Weak USD and EUR for Years to Come     Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011 | 7:30 PM ET

    Brian Dolan, Chief Currency Strategist at FOREX.com and Michael Yoshikami, Founder & CEO of YCMNET Advisors offer their outlook on the dollar and euro.

  • Australian Dollar to Remain High     Monday, 15 Aug 2011 | 10:40 PM ET

    John Kyriakopoulos, Head of Currency Strategy at NAB Global Markets Research is not surprised at Australian Treasurer Wayne Swan's expectations that the Aussie dollar will remain high for some time to come.

  • Yen Stays Strong, Swiss Franc Falters Monday, 15 Aug 2011 | 8:07 AM ET

    The Swiss franc slumps, the yen powers on, and George Soros has some suggestions - time for your FX Fix.

  • Why You Should Trade Currency Pleasure for Pain Friday, 12 Aug 2011 | 8:34 PM ET

    In a week like the one just ended, it's worth giving up some pleasure to avoid more pain, these strategists say.

  • Money In Motion Web Extra     Friday, 12 Aug 2011 | 5:59 PM ET

    Web-only advice and information for currency traders, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • Cold Cash, Hot Commodities     Friday, 12 Aug 2011 | 5:50 PM ET

    A look at how to use currencies to trade commodities, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.

  • Busch 101 Playbook     Friday, 12 Aug 2011 | 5:45 PM ET

    Money in Motion trader, Andy Busch breaks down the trade on the Swiss franc and how to trade Central Bank bombshells.

  • Money Match Up: U.S. Dollar     Friday, 12 Aug 2011 | 5:30 PM ET

    Discussing Italy's new austerity plan, and whether there is a double-dip to dunk the dollar, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money in Motion traders.

  • Trading Matters: Buy Quality Stocks     Thursday, 11 Aug 2011 | 11:40 PM ET

    Ben Lyons, Investment Analyst at ATI Asset Management likes banks and selected resources stocks.

  • Swiss Franc, Yen Perform as Safe Havens     Thursday, 11 Aug 2011 | 7:30 PM ET

    Michael Woolfolk, Senior Currency Strategist & Managing Director at BNY Mellon says market players will continue to look into the safe haven plays.

  • Going For Gold     Thursday, 11 Aug 2011 | 11:10 AM ET

    Drew Corbett, Head of Investment Strategy at BetaShares, thinks that investors should consider investing in Australian dollar hedged gold ETFs.

  • Gold Hits $1800: Watch Volatility, Not Only Price Wednesday, 10 Aug 2011 | 6:52 PM ET

    Fear about the turmoil in global financial markets and the fragile world economy could drive the price of gold to record levels last seen in 1980.

  • Look Out Down Under Wednesday, 10 Aug 2011 | 3:04 PM ET

    The Australian dollar has had quite a run. Is it over?

  • Look Ahead for Markets     Wednesday, 10 Aug 2011 | 2:40 AM ET

    Richard Perry, chief market strategist at Central Markets, joined CNBC on Wednesday to discuss market moves in the Australian dollar, the FTSE 100 and gold.

  • Short Dollar for Aussie     Tuesday, 9 Aug 2011 | 10:45 PM ET

    Adrian Foster, FX Strategist, Head of Financial Markets Research, Asia Pacific at Rabobank, advises investors to sell the greenback and buy the Aussie at 1.01.

  • Australia Banks Limited Domestic Growth     Tuesday, 9 Aug 2011 | 8:40 PM ET

    Paul Dowling, Principal Analyst at East and Partners says Australia banks are experiencing low growth domestically, hence, they have started looking elsewhere for opportunities.

  • Commodity Currencies On Watch     Tuesday, 9 Aug 2011 | 7:40 PM ET

    Mansoor Mohi-uddin, Chief Currency Strategist at UBS Investment Bank warns that commodity currencies are set to suffer on further investor risk aversion.