Small Traders vs. Large Traders vs. Commercials: Who Is Right Most Often?

by ForexCycle.com | November 23, 2020 10:09 pm
By Elliott Wave International It’s useful to know who is doing what in particular financial markets. You’ll find out why as we proceed, however, let’s first start off with some basic background information. The Commodity Futures Trading Commission follows the activity of three...

Margin: How Stock Market Investors Are “Reaching for the Stars”

by ForexCycle.com | November 21, 2020 2:45 am
By Elliott Wave International One of the historic ways that stock market investors exhibit conviction about the direction of prices is to use leverage or participate in the market with borrowed money. Yet another way of putting...

How Elliott Waves Simplify Your Technical Analysis

by ForexCycle.com | November 11, 2020 1:58 am
By Elliott Wave International First, before we explore a key insight into Elliott waves and technical chart patterns, expect to see a growing number of comments about technical analysis in the financial press. That is, if a...

Global Banking: Some Sectors Look as “Precarious as Ever”

by ForexCycle.com | October 26, 2020 1:40 am
By Elliott Wave International Most people remember that the entire global financial system teeter-tottered on collapse during the 2007-2009 financial crisis due to the debacle related to subprime mortgages. As you’ll recall, even a financial institution as...

Earnings Season: Here’s What Stock Investors Need to Know

by ForexCycle.com | October 22, 2020 12:16 am
By Elliott Wave International Many investors and financial journalists believe that corporate earnings play a large role in driving stock market prices. Here’s just a couple of headlines from Oct. 13: Stocks open mixed on first day...

“Rates Down, Stocks Up”? Myth … Busted!

by ForexCycle.com | October 14, 2020 2:06 am
By Elliott Wave International There’s a widespread belief that rising interest rates are bad for stocks and a lower interest rate trend is good for stocks. The reasoning behind that belief is that bonds compete with stocks...

Gold: Why You Should Be Wary of the “Consensus”

by ForexCycle.com | October 7, 2020 6:11 am
By Elliott Wave International You may recall investor optimism that attended gold’s then record high of $1921.50 in September 2011. A Gallup poll from that time period captured the prevailing sentiment. The Sept. 2, 2011 Elliott Wave...

USDCAD Weekly Analysis – October 4, 2020

by ForexCycle.com | October 4, 2020 1:46 pm
USDCAD broke above the top of the falling price channel on the daily chart and is now in the uptrend from 1.2993. Further rally would likely be seen in a couple of weeks and next target would...

USDJPY Weekly Analysis – October 4, 2020

by ForexCycle.com | October 4, 2020 1:45 pm
USDJPY moved sideways in a trading range between 104.00 and 107.05. As long as the price is below the falling trend line on the daily chart, the price action in the range could be treated as consolidation...