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Investing Technical Indicators

  • LONDON/ ZURICH, Jan 31- Daily surges in the past week have taken the Swiss franc to its highest against the euro since last year's vote by Britain to leave the European Union, encouraging German and Swiss bank speculation that the currency will be allowed to rise further. As this chart shows, another half cent jump on Monday in the exchange rate took the franc out of...

  • *Spot gold may edge up to $1,205 per ounce- technicals. Spot gold rose 0.4 percent to $1,200.00 per ounce by 0307 GMT, while U.S. gold futures edged up 0.5 percent to $1,199.6. Asian shares were on the defensive on Tuesday as stringent curbs on travel to the United States ordered by President Donald Trump brought home to investors that he is serious about putting his...

  • Pedestrians walk past the New York Stock Exchange.

    MKM Partners says the market fell 1.9 percent on average in February during postelection years since 1977.

  • Spot gold prices were down 0.5 percent at $1,182.87 per ounce at 0525 GMT, having hit their lowest since Jan. 11 at $1,182.45. Spot gold may break a support at $1,182 per ounce and fall to the next support at $1,171, as suggested by a Fibonacci retracement analysis and a double-top, according to Reuters technical analyst Wang Tao. The week-long holiday that many in...

  • Spot gold prices were down 0.3 percent at $1,185.05 per ounce at 0252 GMT, having hit their lowest since Jan. 11 at $1,184.03 on Thursday. Spot gold may break a support at $1,182 per ounce and fall to the next support at $1,171, as suggested by a Fibonacci retracement analysis and a double-top, according to Reuters technical analyst Wang Tao. The week-long holiday...

  • A "Dow 20,0000" hat sits on a desk at the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017.

    Wall Street chart analysts believe the market has further to go after passing the Dow 20,000 record.

  • *Spot gold may retrace steps back to $1,172- technicals. "Currently we see that gold is overbought and needs some technical correction," said Jiang Shu, chief analyst at Shandong Gold Group. Reuters technical analyst Wang Tao said spot gold faced a strong resistance zone of $1,205- $1,210 per ounce, and may retrace steps back towards support at $1,172.

  • *Spot gold may retrace steps back to $1,172- technicals Silver off near 1- mth highs hit in prior session. "Currently we see that gold is over-bought and needs some technical correction," said Jiang Shu, chief analyst at Shandong Gold Group. Spot gold faces a strong resistance zone of $1,205- $1,210 per ounce, and may retrace steps back towards support at $1,172,...

  • Technician targets S&P 500 at 2,400 in Q1

    Katie Stockton, BTIG chief technical strategist is following the market's trajectory to 20,000. And CNBC Contributor Guy Adami weighs in.

  • Drive for Dow 20,000 stalls

    Katie Stockton, BTIG chief technical strategist, breaks down the technical moves in the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average.

  • A trader looks on in front of a chart showing the downward trend of the Dow Jones Industrial Average at the New York Stock Exchange at the end of the trading day March 2, 2009 in New York City.

    BofAML cites how the dollar index rose 28 out of the last 40 years in the month of January.

  • *Euro one- week implied volatility up before Italy vote. NEW YORK, Dec 2- The dollar fell broadly on Friday after posting gains the last three weeks as a solid, but not spectacular, U.S. non-farm payrolls report stirred doubts about the path of rate increases next year. Analysts, however, said the dollar's weakness was just a short-term correction, a much-needed one,...

  • *Euro one- week implied volatility up before Italy vote. NEW YORK, Dec 2- The dollar fell across the board on Friday after posting gains the last three weeks as a solid, but not spectacular, U.S. non-farm payrolls report spurred doubts about the path of rate increases next year. "Overall, we think the results are good enough to meet the Fed's low thresholds to hike rates...

  • LONDON, Dec 2- The dollar was on course for its first weekly fall in four weeks against the euro and a basket of currencies on Friday, with investors trimming bets against the single currency before U.S. jobs numbers and Italy's constitutional referendum. Bets on the euro have largely been taken on options markets this week, driving implied volatility of the...

  • *Euro/dlr 1- week implied volatility up before Italy's vote. TOKYO, Dec 2- The dollar eased from a 9-1/ 2 month high against the yen on Friday, with investors cautious ahead of a looming U.S. jobs report that could set the market's tone in coming days. On Thursday, the dollar had risen to 114.83 yen, recording a gain of 13.5 percent from its Nov. 9 trough near 101 yen.

  • SHANGHAI, Nov 21- China stocks rose to a fresh 10- month high on Monday, led by blue-chips, but gains were limited as some investors remained sceptical that the uptrend could extend further. The strength in the main indexes, both of which hit their highest levels since early January, contrasts with the lacklustre performance recently in China's growth board...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 18- Shares of many shipping companies dropped in volatile trading, retracing more of their post-U.S. election gains after Seanergy Maritime Holdings on Friday became the latest shipper this week to announce a direct share offer pricing. Seanergy shares were down 28.2 percent at $2.80 after the $3.6 million offering, while shares of Top Ships were...

  • Trading Trump rally

    Russ Koesterich, BlackRock Global Allocation Fund, shares his thoughts on today's market action as traders try to position themselves after the election.

  • *Spot gold may find support at $1,204- $1,210/ oz- technicals. Spot gold was down 0.1 percent at $1,224.68 an ounce earlier in the session- its lowest since June 3. U.S. gold futures were unchanged at $1,224.00 per ounce.

  • *Spot gold may find support at $1,204- $1,210/ oz- technicals. Spot gold was down 0.7 percent at $1,217.21 an ounce ounce earlier in the session- its lowest since June 3. U.S. gold futures were down 0.6 percent to $1,216.90 per ounce.